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Special Event: Fair/Festival
Winter Garden aGlow
You may have seen the Garden in bloom in summer, but have you seen it glow in the winter? Join us at Winter Garden aGlow at the Idaho Botanical Garden and see our dazzling display of over 300,000 sparkling lights artfully displayed throughout the holiday s...
Idaho Botanical Garden
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 - Mon 1/1/18 at 6pm-9pm
Special Event: Holiday Music, Community Event, Holiday, Tour, For the Family
Holiday Lights Trolley Tours
Come join the fun aboard our vintage decorated Molly Trolley. Our open air Trolley ride is fun for the whole family & leaves from the Evergreen Business Mall Coffee Shop (in the Library Plaza) at the corner of Cole & Ustick Rds. Please see the website for ...
Evergreen Business Mall
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 - Thu 12/14/17 at 6pm till 7pm, 7pm till 8pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 6pm till 7pm, 7pm till 8pm
Mon 12/18/17 - Sun 12/24/17 at 6pm till 7pm, 7pm till 8pm
Tue 12/26/17 - Wed 12/27/17 at 6pm till 7pm, 7pm till 8pm
Special Event: Children
Baby Rhyme Time
Enjoy a half-hour of rhymes, songs, and stories with your littlest one.
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 10am-10:30am
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Be Our Guest Free Meals
Free Meals on the first and second Wednesdays of each month. Clothing, personal items, and laundry soap are available on the first Wednesday of each month in the gym behind church.
Holy Nativity Episcopal Church
Meridian, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 5:30pm-7pm
Special Event: Children, Community Event, For the Family, Computers/Technology
Bots and Builders
Plan, program, and play with Dash and Sphero robots at your local library! Learn the basics of robotic logic and computer programming! Geared towards ages 8-18.
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Special Event: For the Family, Holiday, Tour
Christmas Lights Trolley Tour
Come join us in our enclosed, heated trolley for about 75 minutes of fun, seeing magnificent Christmas lights, accompanied with wonderful music.
Elmer's Restaurant
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 6pm and 8pm
Thu 12/14/17 at 6pm and 8pm
Fri 12/15/17 at 6pm and 8pm
Sat 12/16/17 at 6pm and 8pm
Mon 12/18/17 at 6pm and 8pm
Special Event: Computers/Technology
Coding for Kids and Teens
Learn real-world coding techniques to create a video game, using Scratch or Python programming languages. (Ages 10-19.) Questions? Contact Derek at dramos@adalib.org.
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 6:30pm-7:45pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Community Event
Library! at Bown Crossing Satisfies Your Itch to Stitch
Bring your knitting, crochet, or cross-stitch projects and join the fun as we craft together. Please bring your own supplies. All experience levels are welcome. Tea and basic instructions provided.
Library! at Bown Crossing
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 1pm-2pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 1pm-2pm
Wed 12/27/17 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Community Event
Library! at Bown Crossing Satisfies Your Itch to Stitch
Bring your knitting, crochet, or cross-stitch projects and join the fun as we craft together. Please bring your own supplies. All experience levels are welcome. Tea and basic instructions provided.
Library! at Bown Crossing
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 1pm-2pm
Wed 12/20/17 at 1pm-2pm
Wed 12/27/17 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Education, Children's Arts/Crafts
Preschool Storytime
Stories, songs, games and a craft each week.
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 10am-10:30am
Special Event: Children, Family/Child (Books)
Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytimes are filled with stories, music, activities, and more! Each week focuses on a different STEAM-related theme. Aimed at children 3-6 years old. Storytime’s last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & friends ...
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 10:15am-11am
Fri 12/15/17 at 10:15am-11am
Wed 12/20/17 at 10:15am-11am
Fri 12/22/17 at 10:15am-11am
Special Event: Children
The Nutcracker presented by Paige Moore
Enter the World of Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker," and adventure with Clara through the fairy tale story. Conquer the Mouse King, fly with snowflakes, and dance with the Sugar Plum Fairy. Presented by Paige Moore of "Music Adventures with Paige Moore" Producti...
Meridian Library District
Meridian, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 7pm-8pm
Special Event: Holiday, History/Science
Victorian Holiday Open Parlors
The Bishops' House opens their doors each holiday season to spread a little old-fashioned cheer. Come and see vintage decorations and Christmas trees, and enjoy a cup of complimentary cider.
The Bishops' House
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 - Sun 12/17/17 at 4pm-8pm
Tue 12/19/17 - Sat 12/23/17 at 4pm-8pm
Special Event: Gaming
Video Game Challenge
Open play on Wii and X-Box consoles. Get you game on!
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Wed 12/13/17 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Special Event: Community Event, Volunteer Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, Holiday
2nd Annual Let's Get Together Event
Come get your Christmas shopping done at this Alternative Christmas event! Instead of buying your loved ones more "stuff" buy them something more meaningful like a donation in their name to a wonderful Idaho non-profit. Meriwether Cider and Payette Bre...
Payette Brewing Company
Boise, ID

Thu 12/14/17 at 5pm-8pm
Special Event: Children, Class/Workshop
ASL for Babies @ the Meridian Library
Children ages 0-2 can come and learn American Sign Language through music, dancing, and other engaging activities. Snacks and take-home activities will be provided. Come and sign with us!
Meridian Library District
Meridian, ID

Thu 12/14/17 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Thu 12/21/17 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Special Event: Children, Family/Child (Books)
Baby & Toddler Storytime
Baby & Toddler Storytime focuses on children 0-3 years old and includes direct interaction between the child and their caregiver. No prior sign-up is required. Storytime Area – 1st Floor
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Thu 12/14/17 at 10:15am-11am
Tue 12/19/17 at 10:15am-11am
Thu 12/21/17 at 10:15am-11am
Special Event: For the Family, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Parents/Parenting, Relationships
Compassionate Friends Support Group
Support for parents who have lost a child. Grandparents and siblings are welcome.
St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center
Meridian, ID

Thu 12/14/17 at 7:15pm-9pm
Special Event: Holiday, Food/Tasting
Disgustingly Delicious: Oogie Boogie Green Hot Chocolate Truffles
'Tis the season for hot chocolate and fun, but with a quirky Nightmare Before Christmas twist! We'll be whipping up a batch of disgustingly delicious Oogie Boogie inspired green hot chocolate truffles stuffed full of mini marshmallows and decorated with sw...
JUMP - Jack's Urban Meeting Place
Boise, ID

Thu 12/14/17 at 7pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Special Event, Family/Child (Books), Animals
Dog Tales
Children build reading skills and confidence by reading to Zoe, our super-big, super-mellow, trained therapy dog.
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Thu 12/14/17 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
    

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