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Comedy/Drama, Staged Reading
"Detroit" by Lisa D'Amour
The White Dog Reading Series continues! Free to attend at White Dog Brewing Co., join us for the reading of DETROIT by Lisa D'Amour In a first-ring suburb just outside a city that might be Detroit, Ben and Mary see sudden signs of life at the deserted house next door and invite their new neighbors Sharon and Kenny over for a barbecue. As the action unfolds we learn that Sharon and Kenny met at rehab, neither is employed, and they don't own a stick of furniture. The quintessential American back-yard party turns quickly turns into something more dangerous—and filled with potential. Featuring: Nova Claverly, James Mace, Eliana Madison, and Joshua Rippy Logo Designed by Moonbaby Graphic Arts This is a free event hosted by Opal Theatre Company, a Boise-based non-profit organization, dedicated entertain, inspire, and provoke through ambitious world-class theatre.
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Art Talk, Art Show, Gallery
"Double Vision" - Reception and Artist Talk
Artists Joe Hedges and Mana Mehrabian give a talk about their art for their closing reception of 'Double Vision'. Image Credit: Joe Hedges, We Care About You and Your Memories, oil on canvas, plastic storage containers, macbook, PC, monitors, electronics, glass, concrete; Mana Mehrabian, Seeing Ourselves Looking, Looking at Ourselves Seeing, single channel video featuring the phrase “Caution Glass” in English and Farsi, photography studio light, flatscreen television, custom wooden frame with two way mirror
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Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event, Social Event, Bicycling
10 Barrel Boise’s 2nd Annual Bogus to the Barrel
10 Barrel Boise’s 2nd Annual Bogus to the Barrel is coming up on Saturday, July 27th, and registration is now open. Bogus to the Barrel is a cross-country mountain bike race pitting some of the best local and regional mountain bikers against a gruesome downhill trail starting at Bogus Basin and ending up right next to the downtown 10 Barrel Location. In true 10 Barrel fashion there will be a finish line party with games, live music, and plenty of beer. 10 Barrel is looking to fill racer registration for 150 open spots, which will go quickly! There will be equal prize purse for men and women riders and additional prizes will be awarded for costume contests and “Best Fan Squad”, so bring your costumes and best dance moves! Riders must be age 21+. 100% of the proceeds from registration and a portion of beer sales will go to Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area.
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Animals, Fair/Festival, Benefit/Fundraiser, Walking
12th Annual Pooch Party Stroll & Splash
Join us for the 12th annual Pooch Party at Lakeview Park and enjoy Nampa's largest dog festival! Bring your dog(s) and family members to participate in a scenic one mile walk around Lakeview Park. After the walk, Lakeview Water Park will open and the dogs will have the opportunity to splash around in the swimming pool. Enjoy contests, raffles, a canine cake walk and pet friendly vendor booths as you support a great cause because all proceeds from this event go toward the continued development of Nampa’s Amity Dog Park as well as start to fund a second dog park in Nampa. For more information and to register visit our website at http://www.namparecreation.org/198/Pooch-Party or call 468-5858. Saturday, August 24, 2019 9am-1pm Walk starts promptly at 10am, Pool opens at 11am Fee: $25* per dog (includes adult t-shirt, doggie gift, walk and swim admission for one dog) $10 each additional dog (includes doggie gift, walk and swim admission for one dog) *$30 after August 20th
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Art Show
2019 Boise State University Biennial Faculty Exhibition
This exhibition highlights recent artwork by faculty in the Boise State University Department of Art, Design, and Visual Studies. Showcasing a diverse group of local artists whose scholarship and teaching is grounded in studio practice, this exhibition reveals a variety of media, styles, conceptual emphases and aesthetics. As a group, they represent significant successes in regional, national and international exhibitions, as well as in numerous grants and awards.
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Business
2019 SUMMER SERIES HIRING EVENT
2019 SUMMER SERIES HIRING EVENT- THE FOLLOWING EMPLOYER WILL BE ON SITE. PLEASE BRING A RESUME(S) Job Seekers Wanted! Time: 9 a.m. to 12 noon- each day Location: Idaho Department of Labor, 4514 Thomas Jefferson St., Caldwell, ID Manufacturing Monday– June 17th Big Tex • Boise Cascade CS Beef Packers • CTI-SSI Foods Diamond Z • Franz Bakery IndieDwell • Knife River Kraft Heinz • Petersen Painting Packer Sanitation Services WinCo • Zoroco Packaging Gem State Staffing • BMC Capitol Distributing • ProPak Sorrento Lactalis • Fleetwood Homes Great American Snacks • R & M Steel Co. Transportation Tuesday, June 18th Brown Bus Co. Idaho Transportation Dept. Knife River • May Trucking Sage Truck Driving School Capitol Distributing Republic Services • Swift Transportation Knight Transportation Brundage-Bone Concrete Pumping Diamond Line Delivery Systems Tawnika Trucking LLC Valley Regional Transit Wellness Wednesday, June 19th Aspire Human Services • St. Luke’s Crossbridge, LLC • Saint Alphonsus Dept. of Health & Welfare • Primary Health Family Resource Home Care Ambitions of Idaho Trinity Home Care & Resources Touchmark Home Health Mana Resources • Ada County Sherriff's Dept. 24/7 Pro-Solutions • Canyon West of Cascadia A Better Health Home Care • Home Helpers Blue Cross of Idaho Multi-Care Home Health • Ashley Manor Team Support Thursday, June 20th CenturyLink • CitiGroup Continuum • Clearview Cleaning Dept. of Health & Welfare St. Luke’s • Teleperformance Stinker Stores • Collection Bureau Saint Alphonsus • Caption Call Elwood Staffing Jacksons Food Stores New York Life Insurance
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Community Event, Fair/Festival, Food/Tasting, Ethnic, For the Family, Class/Workshop
2019 World Village Fest
Cultural and music enthusiasts from all over Idaho, the Northwest and beyond are invited to attend this free, family-focused event to enjoy vibrant traditional and contemporary performances, workshops, art, film and an international market featuring members of the Treasure Valley’s multinational community. June 21 - Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm June 22 - Saturday 10:00 am -10:00 pm June 23 - Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm World Village Fest is a 3 day celebration in Cecil D. Andrus Park of Idaho’s international and traditional artists, musicians, story tellers, artisans and representatives demonstrating cultural traditions through performances, workshop and interactive activities. Participants include the Mexican, Basque, Chinese, Japanese, Filipino, Bosnian, Greek, Middle Eastern, Latin, North and South American, Laotian, African and Native American and South Asian communities. Visit www.worldvillagefest.com website for more about the festival and follow the event on Facebook at www.facebook.com/worldvillagefest
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Play
20th Annual Youth Summer Theater Program: The Neverending Story
Adapted by David S. Craig. Based upon the novel by Michael Ende, Directed by Kim Sherman-Labrum. Told with all the thrills of a classic adventure, the story begins with Bastian, a lonely boy, who stumbles into a bookshop where he discovers a curious book.
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Art Show, Fair/Festival, For the Family
33rd Annual Nampa Festival of the Arts
The Nampa Festival of the Arts is a celebration of the creative spirit of our diverse community, expressing cultural heritage through art, music and dance. This free 2-day community event is held in beautiful Lakeview Park. With over 190 artisan booths, you will be sure to find a treasure, whether it is jewelry, painting, sculpture, whimsical yard art and more. Discover exceptional talent in our juried art show. Live entertainment, food concessions, and free activities for children, including a kid’s art booth will keep the whole family entertained. Admission and parking are free, so join us in Lakeview Park on Saturday, August 10th and Sunday, August 11th. For more information call the Nampa Recreation Department at 468-5858 or visit our website at http://www.namparecreation.org/196/Nampa-Festival-of-the-Arts Saturday, August 10, 2019 – 10am-6pm Sunday, August 11, 2019 – 10am-4pm Fee: FREE
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Community Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, For the Family, Walking, Running
35th Annual Harvest Classic
The Harvest Classic Fun Run features an 8K run or wheelchair race, 2-mile run or walk, 1-mile non-competitive race, food, prizes, entertainment, vendor booths and a school competition. All participants receive a t-shirt, free admission to the Nampa Rec Center on race day and a chance to win fantastic prizes in the post-race drawings. Prizes are also awarded for top race finishers. Proceeds benefit youth through the purchase of P.E. equipment for local schools and Nampa Parks and Recreation Department Scholarship Fund. This fund provides scholarships for youth, families and individuals to access recreational activities. For more information call the Nampa Recreation Department at 468-5858 or visit our website at http://www.namparecreation.org/184/Harvest-Classic Saturday, September 14, 2019 8am-11:30am (Races start at 9am) Fee: $10 for 1-mile non-competitive race ($15 after September 10) $20 for 2-mile run, walk, or 8K run ($25 after September 10) $102 group of 6 for 2-mile run, walk, or 8K ($132 after September 10)
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