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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Parents/Parenting
Parenting in Today's World
For parents, grandparents, child development professionals and non-profit leaders: This once-in-a-lifetime conference brings together a compelling team of experts on the issues that surround child-raising in today’s complex world. Who should attend:...
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Wed 1/22/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 1/29/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 2/5/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 2/12/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 2/19/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Captivating Conversations: Prison Craftsmanship
Join the Old Idaho Penitentiary for a Captivating Conversation with a Terry Tharp of Idaho Correctional Industries to discuss prison craftsmanship in Idaho. ICI is an offender training program that teaches marketable work and life skills, and is committed ...
Old Idaho Penitentiary
Boise, ID

Fri 1/24/20 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Animals, Nature
Birds of the Boise River
The Boise River is home to hundreds of species of birds. Learn about some of the common and not-so-common birds you'll find in and around Star at this free public program. Heidi Ware Carlisle of the Intermountain Bird Observatory and Louisa Evers of Bois...
Star City Hall
Star, ID

Mon 1/27/20 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
You Pick Storytime
All ages are welcome, stories and more! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Mon 1/27/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 2/10/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 2/24/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 3/9/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 3/23/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Nature, Animals, Class/Workshop
Class: "What they don't teach you in Ornithology"
Four sessions (approx. 70 minutes plus Q and A time), offered each Wednesday evening in February. Cost: $30 /class or attend all 4 attend all at a discounted rate Instructor: Heidi Ware Carlisle of the Intermountain Bird Observatory This course ser...
Boise State University
Boise, ID

Wed 2/5/20 at 6pm-7:30pm
Wed 2/12/20 at 6pm-7:30pm
Wed 2/19/20 at 6pm-7:30pm
Wed 2/26/20 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Social Event
Freewrite Nite
Unread Stories Club hosts monthly writing events in the Boise area. Freewrite Nites are open, informal gatherings for writers to talk about writing, give and receive feedback, or just sit quietly and get shit done. Find out more and see the schedule: u...
Coiled Wine Bar
Boise, ID

Wed 2/5/20 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 3/4/20 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 4/1/20 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Vandal Voices - Classroom Quality: How building design affects student performance
Recent studies have shown that poor classroom design can reduce student performance by up to 30%, but, how does one quantify what a “well-designed” classroom looks like? And how are Idaho’s schools measuring up? University of Idaho research assistant pro...
The Amsterdam Lounge
Boise, ID

Thu 2/13/20 at 5:30pm-6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Business, Class/Workshop
Finance Your Small Business
Small Business Financing Alert: Start-up mode, experiencing high growth, have a stable mature business? Learn financing options for working capital, equipment and expansion.Topics include determining your financial needs, loans, and other financial option...
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Fri 2/14/20 at 12:30pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Research in Idaho: 3 Minute Thesis - 2020 Statewide Graduate Student Competition
The University of Idaho is hosting the Three Minute Thesis competition where 12 graduate students from University of Idaho, Boise State University and Idaho State University will each present their research to a non-specialized audience in three minutes or...
JUMP - Jack's Urban Meeting Place
Boise, ID

Wed 2/19/20 at 11am-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Nature
The Magic of the Hive
Despite the fact that humans have kept bees since the earliest civilizations, there is still a great deal we don’t understand about honey bees. Many of their actions and accomplishments are so far beyond our understanding as to reach the realm of magic. ...
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Tue 2/25/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Nature
The Buzz on Native Bees
Did you know that there are over 4,000 species of bees in North America? Their beauty and sheer diversity is astounding. Native bees are critical for ecosystem health---but they are in trouble! Learn why the plight of native bees is different from the coll...
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Tue 3/3/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Nature
Are Honey Bees Really in Trouble?
You might have heard recently the honey bee is facing some challenges. This pollinator as well as several others are critical to our food supply and ecosystem. Join The Treasure Valley Beekeepers Club President, Mark Nagel, as he takes you on a hour long j...
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Tue 3/10/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Author Visit: An Evening with Meredith May
Treasure Valley Reads in partnership with Storyfort presents an evening with Meredith May, author of The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees. At The Egyptian Theatre, 700 W Main St, Boise, ID 83702.
Egyptian Theatre
Boise, ID

Sat 3/28/20 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
“From Genocide to Migration to Hieleras at the South Border: The Never-Ending Plight of Mayas”
Invited talk by Arturo Arias, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Professor in the Humanities School of Social Sciences, UC Merced. Boise State University, SUB Farnsworth Room. Refreshments provided.
Boise State University – Student Union Building
Boise, ID

Thu 4/16/20 at 12pm-1:30pm
    

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