Notes from all over

#SpoCOOL / Spokane /

Michael Pollan will be at WSU’s Beasley Coliseum today at 7pm discussing his latest book. Admission—and your chance to gloat for being someone who cares—is free.

The Blaine reports that a new coffee roaster is starting up in town: Tom Sawyer Country Coffee. That’s nice and all, and serves as a reminder: Whatever happened to Budge Brothers Brewery?

Laughing Dog is having a “Brewing Pint night at Mill Public house in Riverstone By CDA Tonight @ 5:30-8:30 prizes Trivia with Laughing Dog’s Mike Deprez.” Not shabby. We like Laughing Dog.