The Annual Clearance Sale at Wonders of the World is happening January 2 to 20. “Many of our unique items and gifts are up to half price,” says Pamela Barclay, owner of Wonders of the World located in the Flour Mill in Spokane. “You are sure to find a great deal on a special treasure!”

In addition, January’s Gemstone Folklore class will be held on January 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Wonders of the World Bead Shop. Kendall Barclay will teach the class which is designed to help attendees understand the history of gemstone metaphysics and the meaning of the major gems and minerals. Location: 621 W. Mallon St., Spokane. Cost: $15. For more information or to sign up for the class, call 509-325-2867 or visit the Wonders Bead Shop.