Wonders of the World is having their annual sale from September 1 to 15, offering half price on selected items throughout the store. In addition, they will host a Gemstone Folklore class on September 24 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Wonders of the World Bead Shop located in the Flour Mill in Spokane.

Kendall Barclay will teach the class which offers an interactive, hands-on experience that is designed to help attendees understand the history of gemstone metaphysics and the meaning of the major gems and minerals.

Cost of class: $20; includes gemstone. Location: 621 W. Mallon St., Spokane. For more information, call 509-325-2867 or sign up in the Bead Shop.