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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 2/26/20 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Dr. Greg Hampikian to speak
College of Western Idaho’s Criminal Justice program is excited to welcome Dr. Greg Hampikian to the Nampa Campus Academic Building on Wednesday, Feb. 26, from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., to share his insights on criminal database matches, historical and current case...
College of Western Idaho, Nampa Campus – Academic Building
Nampa, ID

Wed 2/26/20 at 6pm-7:30pm
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 2/26/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 3/4/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 3/11/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 3/18/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Wed 3/25/20 at 7pm-9:15pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Ethnic
Bilingual Storytime: Spanish/English Families
Bring the whole family to explore Hispanic culture through a fun-filled morning with games, crafts, stories and food. All ages welcome.
Meridian Library District
Meridian, ID

Fri 2/28/20 at 11:30am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Animals
Humpback Whale Story Time
Join us for a new storytime program with stories, songs and other activities! First Monday of each month - must be accompanied by an adult.
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Mon 3/2/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 4/6/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 5/4/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Family/Child
Movin' and Groovin' Storytime
Come and boogie with our books in our fun Music and Movement Storytime! We will be reading, grooving, and moving all morning long! Aimed for ages 3-6; must be accompanied by an adult.
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Mon 3/2/20 at 10:15am-11am
Mon 3/9/20 at 10:15am-11am
Mon 4/6/20 at 10:15am-11am
Mon 4/13/20 at 10:15am-11am
Mon 5/4/20 at 10:15am-11am
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, 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 3/4/20 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 4/1/20 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 5/6/20 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Doing Democracy: Growth in the Treasure Valley
Doing Democracy is a space for civil discourse on topics impacting our community. Join us to engage with one another and to find common ground and shared perspectives. This quarter's topic is Growth in the Treasure Valley. Visit www.mld.org/doing-democracy...
Meridian Library District
Meridian, ID

Thu 3/5/20 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Storyfort Readings at Meriwether
Join us on First Thursday for a sneak peek at Storyfort! Meriwether will be hosting live readings from Storyfort authors starting at 6 in the Cider House loft. Come and enjoy special chocolate and cider parings to sweeten the evening even more.
Meriwether Cider House
Boise, ID

Thu 3/5/20 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Family/Child
Preschool Storytime & Activities: STEAM
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. Storytimes last 30 minutes, and no prior sign-up is required. Younger siblings & frie...
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Fri 3/6/20 at 10:15am-11am
Wed 3/11/20 at 10:15am-11am
Fri 3/13/20 at 10:15am-11am
Wed 3/18/20 at 10:15am-11am
Fri 3/20/20 at 10:15am-11am
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
You Pick Story Time
Fun-family opportunity. Stories, songs, activities and hmm...what will they decide? All ages are welcome! Attending patrons must be accompanied by an adult.
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Mon 3/9/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 3/23/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 4/13/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 4/27/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 5/11/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
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 3/9/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 3/23/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 4/13/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
Mon 4/27/20 at 4pm-4:45pm
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: Family/Child (Books)
Reading Tails!
Come read to an adorable four-legged friend at our monthly Reading Tails!
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Tue 3/10/20 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 4/14/20 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 5/12/20 at 3:30pm-4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Intro to Mead Making
Come join Weathered Rock Meadery’s Chris Szabo as he discusses as mead. Chris will discuss the history of mead, the common styles that are crafted, and he will then take us through the basic steps of how mead is made. This lecture includes an option to...
Ada Community Library – Victory Branch
Boise, ID

Tue 3/17/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 3/24/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 3/31/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Mary Pauline Lowry
College of Western Idaho’s English department's Writers and Words Series is bringing Storyfort to you as they welcome author, Mary Pauline Lowry, to campus Thursday, March 19. Lowry is the author of The Roxy Letters which will be published this coming Apr...
College of Western Idaho, Nampa Campus – Academic Building
Nampa, ID

Thu 3/19/20 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Water Words Storytime
Join us for a storytime all about water! All ages welcome!
Nampa Public Library
Nampa, ID

Mon 3/23/20 at 10:15am
Mon 4/27/20 at 10:15am
Mon 5/25/20 at 10:15am
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, Nature
Why Be Worried, Flood Risk and the Boise River
The Boise River Enhancement Network presents a free program. Much of the Treasure Valley is part of the historic floodplain of the Boise River. Steve Sweet and Mike Dimmick from Flood Control District 10 will talk about today's flood risk and what the Dis...
Star City Hall
Star, ID

Mon 3/30/20 at 6:30pm-8pm
    

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