Calendar 11-2-16

November 1, 2016 GMT


n Everything Color Workshop with Danene Taysom (Intermediate/Advanced Level) will be today from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Pocatello Art Center, 444 N. Main St., PocatelloCost: $65 Pocatello Art Center members; $75 non-members. To register, contact the Pocatello Art Center 232-0970 or the instructor at danene.taysom@gmail.com.

n “What is the Role of White Americans in Reference to Diversity?,” moderated by Clifford Bryan, ISU professor emeritus of sociology, will be today at 7 p.m. at the Diversity Resource Center, Room 129 of the Rendezvous Complex on ISU’s campus.

n City of Chubbuck City Council Meeting will be today at 6 p.m. at Chubbuck City Hall.

n City of Pocatello Environmental Fair Committee Meeting will be today at noon, Iwamizawa Conference Room.

n City of Pocatello Water District Meeting will be today at 4:30 p.m., Council Chambers.

n City of Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission meeting will be today at 6 p.m., Paradice Conference Room.

n Today, the Senior Activity Center, 427 N. 6th Ave. will host free blood pressure test at 9:30 a.m., Hand & Foot and Bridge card games at 1 p.m., Zumba Gold at 9:30 a.m.

n The Pocatello/Chubbuck Parkinson Support group will be meeting today at 10 a.m. at the Marshall Public Library. They are excited to welcome Brittney Romriell, OT and Angie Beck, PT from Encompass Home Health and Hospice who will speaking on the topic of “Reducing the Impact of Cognitive and Perceptual Limitations in Parkinsons Disease.” The group always welcomes new members from our community. Any questions can be directed to Darla Grigg at 538-3731.

n The Portneuf Valley Quilters’ Guild will meet today for our monthly meeting at the Quail Ridge Assisted Living Center on Hospital Way in Pocatello. Socializing starts at 6:30 p.m. and the general meeting starts at 7 p.m. For more information, please call Marian at 254-3978.


n Quail Ridge, an assisted living community, will host a clothing exchange and food drive today through Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Stop by Quail Ridge for an assortment of “new to you” clothing. In exchange for any items you may wish to take, we ask that you bring a donation of a canned vegetable item, a box of stuffing or packages of gravy mix for the Idaho Food Bank to provide holiday meal boxes for those in need. Call 233-8875 for more information. Quail Ridge is located at 797 Hospital Way Pocatello.


n Mystic Squares Square Dance Club and Semi Circle Round Dance Club to host new classes Thursday from 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., mainstream plus class at 5:15 to 6:30 p.m., round class 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., at South Pocatello Square Dance Hall, 1935 S. Fifth Ave., Sullivan’s RV Park. For more information, call Steve at 237-3609.n Idaho State University’s College of Arts and Letters will hold its second Humanities Café of the year Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Westside Players Theater, 1009 S. 2nd Ave. Pocatello.n “Protesters or Patriots, Are They the Same? The Rights of People of Color to Protest,” will be Thursday at 7 p.m. moderated by Mark McBeth, associate dean of the ISU College of Arts and Letters, Rendezvous Complex Suites A, B and C on Idaho State University campus.n On Thursday, the Senior Activity Center, 427 N. 6th Ave. will host breakfast 7:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Silver Chords Choir from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Community Balance Class starts at 11:30 a.m., pinochle from 1 p.m., karaoke at 7 p.m., 18 and older, all are welcome!n Special Pocatello Development Authority Meeting will be Thursday at 2 p.m., Paradice Conference Room.n City of Pocatello City Council Clarification Meeting will be Thursday at 5:30 p.m., Paradice Conference Room.n City of Pocatello City Council Meeting will be Thursday at 6 p.m., Council Chambers.n The 13th annual Brigham Young University-Idaho Organ Festival will honor the life and music of Dr. Darwin Wolford, who was director of organ studies at Ricks College/BYU-Idaho for 39 years. The festival will take place on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Barrus Concert Hall of the Eliza R. Snow Center for the Performing Arts at BYU-Idaho in Rexburg. The event is free and open to the public.n Beginning digital photography 4-week class starts Thursday at Pocatello Art Center, 444 North Main St., from 5 to 7 p.m. The instructor is Richard Albright. This course will show students how to best use their digital cameras. You need to pre-register and pay fees at the Art Center. Call 232-0970 or 233-1066 for more information. Each class size will be limited to 10 students.Thursday-Saturdayn Ski and Mountain Trauma Conference will be held Nov. 3-5 at Sun Valley Resort, One Sun Valley Road, Sun Valley, Idaho. If you are an EMT, paramedic, member of a search and rescue team, ski patrol or just love wilderness medicine and rescue—this is your conference!n The 28th annual Sugarplum Craft Show will be November 3-5 at the Ramada Inn. They have wonderful vendors with magnet jewelry, sewing items, wood crafts, Scentsy, kid’s necklaces & tutu, bath salts, just to name a few. The list goes on and on from decorating ideas to gifts. The craft show will be Nov. 3 from noon to 7 p.m., Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information call 251-2324.Thursday-Mondayn Pocatello High School Drama Department presents their fall show, “Blithe Spirit” which opens Nov. 3 and runs through Nov. 7. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. at the high school. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students, and $4 with an activity card.