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Calendar 5-23-18

May 23, 2018 GMT

Today

n City of Pocatello “Work Right” workshop will be today at noon in Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.

n City of Pocatello Animal Shelter Advisory Board meeting will be today at noon at the animal shelter.

n City of Pocatello Planning & Zoning Commission clarification meeting will be today at 6 p.m. in the Iwamizawa Conference at Pocatello City Hall followed by the regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.

n City of Pocatello Japanese Sister Cities Delegates meeting will be today at 7 p.m. in the Iwamizawa and Paradice conference rooms at Pocatello City Hall.

n The annual memorial garden planting will be held today at Southeastern Idaho Public Health, 1901 Alvin Ricken Drive Pocatello, at 5:30 p.m. This community event creates a living tribute in the form of a memorial garden and offers the community a place to grieve, reflect and remember their loved ones.

n There will be a ribbon cutting with the Pocatello/Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce and a barbecue at American Staffing Inc., 345 Yellowstone Ave., today at 5:15 p.m.

n Bannock Civitans will kick off the Revive@5 summer concerts today. Live music will begin at 5 p.m. featuring The Voltz. ISU Credit Union is this week’s sponsor and they will be hosting Educator’s Night. PV’s Uncorked on Main will be the featured restaurant with delicious food. Mark your calendars now and plan to come out for great music, food, cold beverages, ice cream and more at the Old Town Pavilion.

n National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI SI) support group meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Life Inc., 640 Pershing Ave. Family, friends and those in recovery dealing with mental illness are encouraged to come.

n Mental Health Specialists provides a community Suicide Survivor Support Group. This is facilitated by a counselor, who has worked extensively with individuals who have survived the suicide of a loved one. The group meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m. and runs for approximately an hour. If you feel like this is something that might benefit you, call Mental Health Specialists at 208-238-9000 and ask for Garren Aubrey. He will talk to you about the benefits of the group and assist you in understanding what you might expect from group. This needs to be done before you attend group for the first time.

n Executive Session: Student Discipline of the Board of Trustees of Pocatello/Chubbuck School District No. 25 will be held today beginning at 4:30 p.m. in the Education Service Center: Superintendent’s Office.

n Marsh Valley High School graduation will be today a 8 p.m. at Marsh Valley Performing Arts Center.

Thursday

n City of Pocatello Hearing Examiner will be Thursday at 5:30 p.m., Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.

n “I Kill Giants” will be shown on Thursday at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Bengal Theater at the ISU Pond Student Union. Based on the best-selling novel, a young girl escapes the realities of school and a troubled family life by retreating into her magical world of fighting evil giants,but when her world is threatened, she is forced to confront what is real and what is fantasy. The film is not rated but should be suitable for ages 12 and older. Admission is $3 for the public, $2 for ISU staff, or free for ISU students with Bengal ID. For trailer and more information, go to www.pocatellofilmsociety.com/giants.

n The Bannock County Republican Central Committee reorganization meeting will be held Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Building, 300 N. Johnson Ave., at 7 p.m.

n Portneuf Medical Center will host a Hernia Seminar, presented by Drs. McRoberts and Rager on Thursday. This is a free community seminar. Doors open at 6 p.m., the presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments are served. Registration is preferred. To reserve a seat, visit portneuf.org/event/community-seminars or call 208-239-2033.

n In accordance with 39-423, Idaho Code, Southeastern Idaho Public Health’s Budget Committee (consisting of the Chairmen of the eight participating counties’ Boards of County Commissioners) will meet to consider the Fiscal Year 2019 budget request of the District Board of Health. This meeting will serve as the required public hearing. The Budget Committee meeting will be held at Southeastern Idaho Public Health, 1901 Alvin Ricken Drive in Pocatello, on Thursday at 9:30 a.m., to consider the proposed budget request of Southeastern Idaho Public Health of $6,764,849. Bannock County’s requested share is $562,015, compared to $553,909 for FY 2018.

n New Horizon High School graduation will be Thursday at 6 p.m. at PHS Auditorium.

n Shoshone Bannock Junior/Senior High School graduation will be Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Shoshone Bannock Junior/Senior High School gymnasium.