News/Events in Tekoa, WA

Official State Opening of the Palouse to Cascades Trail, June 5, 2022, 10:00 AM at the Trailhead.

Calendar OF events – 2022


January 2022

  • Jan. 11 – Tekoa History Day, Second Tuesday of every month. 3:00 – 5:00 PM. Tekoa Library / Museum.
  • Guided Paint Party – Jan. 16, 1:00 PM. Tekoa Community Center (next to the theater). Sponsored by the Healthy Tekoa Coalition.
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February 2022

  • Escape to Tekoa – Feb. 12
    Shopping Fun, visit stores for Valentine Specials
    Participate in an Escape Room, Family Adventure – 2:00 PM at the Tekoa Empire Theatre
    (Sponsored by the Healthy Tekoa Coalition)
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March 2022

  • Returning to Tekoa – WHERE’S LENNY?
    March 10-17
    Lenny is on the loose in various Tekoa businesses. If you spot him, be sure to speak up and receive a fun prize.
  • 50/50 Bingo at the Tekoa Empire Theatre
    Friday, March 18, 7:00-9:00 PM.

April 2022

  • Missoula Children’s Theater at the Tekoa Empire Theater – Saturday, April 2
    Shows at 3:00 PM & 5:30 PM.
    Sponsored by Wilbur-Ellis Co., Stateline Processors, and Tekoa School District
  • Tekoa Community Clean Up Day – Saturday, April 9, 9:00 AM – Noon
    Pick up garbage bags and map of drop off locations for full bags.
  • Easter – April 17
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May 2022

  • More Than Luck – Building a Strong Tekoa
    Tekoa Community Center, Friday, May 13, All Day
    Business Showcase, Round Table Discussions, & More.
    Be on the watch for more details.
    Sponsored by the Tekoa Chamber of Commerce
  • Zonky Jazz Band – A Tribute to Tekoa’s Own Mildred Bailey
    Tekoa Empire Theatre, Saturday, May 21, 7:00 PM
    Come dressed in Roaring 20’s Costumes

June 2022

  • Trail Riders in Tekoa – June 4
  • Tekoa HS Graduation – June 4
  • State Opening of Palouse to Cascades Trailhead –
    June 5, 10:00 AM
  • Summer Reading at the Tekoa Library – Kicks off June 18 at Slippery Gulch
  • Slippery Gulch – June 18
  • Father’s Day – June 19
  • Tekoa Pool Opens – TBA

July 2022

  • Independence Day – July 4
  • Tekoa Pool Open All Month – Days/ Hours TBA
  • Sign up for Tekoa Yard Sales

August 2022

  • Tekoa Yard Sales – Aug. 6

September 2022

  • Labor Day – Sept. 5
  • Back to School – TBA
  • Whitman County Fair – TBA
  • National Coffee Day – Sept. 29

October 2021

  • Columbus Day – Oct. 10
  • National Farmers Day – Oct. 12
  • National Dessert Day – Oct. 14
  • Trunk or Treat on Crosby Street
    TBA
  • Halloween – Oct. 30

November 2022

  • Election Day – Nov. 8
  • Veterans Day – Nov. 11
  • Happy Thanksgiving – Nov. 24
  • Small Business Saturday – Nov. 26

December 2022

  • Hanukkah (Start) – Dec. 18
  • Christmas – Dec. 25


On-Going In Tekoa

  • Chamber of Commerce Meeting – 1st Friday of every month; 7:30 AM Email chamberofcommerce@exploretekoa.com for location.
  • City Council Meeting – 1st & 3rd Monday of the month; 7:00 PM; City Hall (Meets once a month during summer.) Call ahead to confirm days and times or to join through Zoom.
  • Healthy Tekoa Coalition Meeting – 2nd Tuesday of the month; 9:00 AM; Tekoa Community Center (Does not meet during summer months.)
  • Parks & Recreation Board – 3rd Tuesday of the month; 7:00 PM; City Hall