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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Nick Bruel: Bad Kitty Camp Daze
Meet the author Nick Bruel at the Boise Public Library 2 p.m. at the Boise Public Library in Downtown Boise. There will be ghost stories, animal track identification, “fishing” and Bad Kitty donuts from Guru.
Boise Public Library – Main Branch
Boise, ID

Sat 1/20/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Film
ECK Light and Sound Service
An ECK Light and Sound Service features a reading from ECK works, talks, videos, singing HU, and group discussion of spiritual principles at worfk in your daily life.
The Riverside Hotel
Boise, ID

Sun 1/21/18 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History/Science
Astronomy in the Garden
Celebrate the newly designated Central Idaho Dark Sky Reserve in 2018 with a 4-part astronomy series. On January 23 from 7-9 PM the Sawtooth Botanical Garden will host Tim Frazier, president of the Magic Valley Astronomical Society. Frazier will teach part...
Sawtooth Botanical Garden
Ketchum, ID

Tue 1/23/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Electrified Rail: History of Boise's Interurban Trolley Line
Once upon a time you could glide across the Treasure Valley on ribbons of steel, watching towns and farms pass by as you rode inside a trolley car. From 1891 till 1928 people of the Treasure Valley had access to a brand new type of transportation, an elect...
JUMP - Jack's Urban Meeting Place
Boise, ID

Wed 1/24/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Denis Johnson Tribute Event
Authors, friends, students, and fans of Denis Johnson are invited to Rediscovered Books to share selections from his last collection, "The Largesse of the Sea."
Rediscovered Books
Boise, ID

Thu 1/25/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Business, Class/Workshop
SBA: New Business Opportunities
Is your new year's resolution to start your own business? Learn the basic of what you will need to get your new business up and running in this workshop by the Small Business Administration.
Meridian Library District
Meridian, ID

Thu 1/25/18 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Nature
Winter Wildlands Lecture Series: Idaho Habitat Connectivity & Landscape Resilience
We are pleased to invite you to join us for our Winter Wildlands Lecture Series. The series is made up of three fascinating lectures about an array Idaho's most precious natural resources and the pressing issues they face today. Our first event, I...
Idaho Fish and Game
Boise, ID

Thu 1/25/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Alzheimer’s Educational Evening
Do you have any questions about Alzheimer’s? What is the difference between Alzheimers’s disease and dementia? What are the stages of Alzheimer’s disease? What are the genetic risk factors for developing Alzheimer’s disease? How is Alzheimer’s disease diag...
Whitney United Methodist Church
Boise, ID

Mon 1/29/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Story Story Studio
What makes a great story? And how do you tell one that makes people hang on to every word? Learn the basics of true, live storytelling with Story Story Night. Our experienced Stuido guides will walk you through choosing a story, building a storyline, and c...
JUMP - Jack's Urban Meeting Place
Boise, ID

Tue 2/6/18 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 3/6/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tenant and Landlord Rights: A Beginner's Guide
Renting comes with a lot of questions. Owning property requires some knowledge of Idaho law. Join us for an informative discussion on the basic rights of tenants and landlords in renting situations. Topics include: Eviction notices, deposits, move-in/move-...
Meridian Library District
Meridian, ID

Tue 2/6/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Anne Helen Peterson: Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud
Buzzfeed culture writer Anne Helen Peterson reads from and signs her book.
Rediscovered Books
Boise, ID

Fri 2/9/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Class/Workshop, Education
Business Fundamentals Workshop
This one-day workshop covers the major factors that are essential to establish or grow a small business. We will have a CPA, lawyer, bank professional, and library research professional presenting during the workshop, and a SCORE mentor speaking on marketi...
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Boise, ID

Sat 2/10/18 at 8am-4pm
Sat 3/10/18 at 8am-4pm
Sat 4/14/18 at 8am-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Readings and Conversations with Colson Whitehead
Colton Whitehead is a New York-based novelist. His newest novel, The Underground Railroad, is an Oprah’s Book Club 2016 selection, a #1 New York Times bestseller, and the winner of the 2016 National Book Award for Fiction. Whitehead is the New York Times b...
Egyptian Theatre
Boise, ID

Tue 2/13/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Gardening
Bee City USA Lecture Series
Urban landscapes are an important resource for pollinators. Learn how you can be part of the solution at a series of lectures sponsored by the City of Garden City, a Bee City USA. January 11: Why Pollinators Need our Help....and How! February 15: Beyo...
Garden City Library
Garden City, ID

Thu 2/15/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Thu 3/8/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Thu 4/12/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Laurie Frankel: This Is How it Always Is
Award-winning author Laurie Frankel reads from and signs her novel.
Rediscovered Books
Boise, ID

Thu 2/15/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Nonprofit Resource Thursdays
Resource Thursdays, a program of the Idaho Nonprofit Center. Resource Thursdays offers a panel discussion with a network of experts starting promptly 4 - 4:30 pm followed by a captivating feature presentation from 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm. Learn about Foundation ...
Boise Public Library – Main Branch
Boise, ID

Thu 2/15/18 at 4pm-6pm
Thu 3/15/18 at 4pm-6pm
Thu 4/19/18 at 4pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop, Education
Finally Home! Homebuyer Education Class
"Finally Home!® Homebuyer Education can help you navigate the home-buying process, find the right lender, avoid costly mistakes, get a better interest rate, and may even help you qualify for down payment assistance. To date, nearly 65,000 Idahoans have ben...
NeighborWorks Boise
Boise, ID

Tue 2/20/18 at 6pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Outdoor Conversations
Rediscovered Books
Boise, ID

Tue 2/20/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Winter Wildlands Lecture Series: CuMo Mine & Boise's Watershed
Join Rich Rusnak and Zack Waterman to learn more about a proposed mega strip mine on the Boise National Forest. We will discuss the latest developments as well as ongoing efforts to monitor for rare carnivores and how you can get involved.
Idaho Fish and Game
Boise, ID

Thu 2/22/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Author appearance
Don't Skip Out On Me. Author Willy Vlautin reads and signs from his latest book.
Rediscovered Books
Boise, ID

Tue 2/27/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
    

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