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AUGUST 24TH – COMEDY FOR A CURE-FUN’DER FROM DOWN UNDER

Comedy for a Cure-Fun'der from Down Under. Come join us for an awesome comedy show by Neffiniski Arts at the Orpheum Theater this Friday from 7:30 to 9:30. The cost is $10 per person, silent auctions during pre-show and live auction during the show. All funds raised go to Alzheimer's Association of Greater Idaho. For more information contact the Orpheum Theater!

AUGUST 25TH – THE FALL CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT – CLEAR LAKES COUNTRY CLUB

Mark your calendars golfers! Camp Rainbow Gold has been chosen to be the charity for The Fall Classic this year held at Clear Lake Country Club in Buhl coming up this Saturday!. Are you a golfer and have some buddies that would want to join in on a team? Or do you work for a company that would be interested in sponsoring a hole? Make sure you connect with Jim Ridgway at (208)320-0125 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to get your spots!

AUGUST 25TH – WALK MS: TWIN FALLS 2018

Walk to create a world free of MS. 1 in 300 Idahoans have multiple sclerosis: an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. Please join in for Walk MS: Twin Falls on August 25, 2018! The money you raise for Walk MS will fund groundbreaking research and services for those who are living with MS, and their families. 

AUGUST 28TH – RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE – PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH IN FILER

Peace Lutheran Church and the American Red Cross are hosting a Blood Drive on Tuesday, August 28th from 9am to 2pm. The drive will be held at the church at 600 Stevens Ave in Filer.  Donation times are limited so reserve your slot today at www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code 'peace.' Donations are urgently needed during the summer months.1 Donation can save up to 3 lives!

NOW THRU AUG 30TH – EAT SMART COOKING CLASSES WITH THE BURLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY

The Burley Public Library has partnered with Eat Smart Idaho extension of University of Idaho to do a Cooking Class for adults.  You may sign up at bplibrary.org.  You have until the end of August to sign up for the Cooking Class, and did I forget to mention it’s FREE! For any questions feel free to contact Seresa at (208)436-7184 or Tamara at (208)878-7708.

SEPTEMBER 3RD – RECOVERY IN MOTION MINI-CARNIVAL

Coming up on Friday, September 3rd – Recovery in Motion will be hosting a Mini-Carnival from 11am to 7pm at their office at 560 Shoup Ave West in Twin Falls, which is located behind the Crisis Center building. September is Recovery Month so, help us kick it off by joining us! We will be having a Mini Carnival, petting zoo, jump houses, balloons, PO dunk tank, mini donuts, popcorn, cotton candy, food, booths from other companies in the local area, and much more. For more information call 208 712 2173

SEPTEMBER 6TH – IDAHO MASTER GARDNER COURSE – UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO EXTENSION

Do you enjoy gardening? Do you want to learn more? Come join the Southern Idaho Master Gardeners for the Idaho Master Gardener Course -- an interactive learning experience designed to teach you about the many aspects of horticulture through 40 hours of class instruction. Receive your Master Gardener certification by testing your knowledge and skills while serving in your local community.To register, please contact Andy West by August 31, 2018 at University of Idaho Extension, Twin Falls County at: Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Phone: 208-734-9590

SEPTEMBER 8TH – 4K FOR 4H FUNDRAISER

The University of Idaho Extension office is hosting a 4k for 4H fun run fundraiser to help the Minidoka County 4-H Teen Association raise money for state to state exchange expenses. The event will be held September 8th at 9am at the Heyburn Walking Path located behind the Mini-Cassia Chamber of Commerce. The cost is $10 for kids ages 5 to 18, and $20 for anyone over the age of 18. For more information and to pre-register, contact the UI Extension office at 208-436-7184.

SEPTEMBER 8TH RUPERT VETERANS MEMORIAL – PATRIOTIC CAR SHOW

Shine up your rides for the 3rd Annual Patriotic Car Show “Standing for the Red, White & Blue” on Freemont Street in Rupert Saturday, September 8th from 10am till 4pm! Wilson Theater will also be hosting free movies!  Enter in your Bikes, boats and cars!  There will also be entertainment, vendors, food. For more information contact George Maas at 208-650-0104

SEPTEMBER 8TH – 9TH – SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT THE MINI-CASSIA SHELTER

Grab your mitts and get your teams ready for a softball tournament to benefit the Mini-Cassia Shelter on September 8th and 9th at Freedom Park in Burley! They will have fun, food, prizes and t-shirts!  Registration fee is $225 per team and all proceeds will benefit the Mini-Cassia Shelter.  For more information contact the shelter director Ester Rogers at 208-219-4368 or email mcshelter@pmt. org

SEPTEMBER 10TH – DINNER/FUNDRAISER FOR 2ND CHANCE TRANSITION HOUSE

La Fiesta is hosting a dinner fundraiser for 2nd Chance Transition House to add handicap access to the facility.  The event will be held on Monday, September 10th; $20 Ticket includes buffet style dinner from 5-8 pm and non-alcoholic beverage. Bidding on auction items ends at 7 pm and there is a minimum of $50 bid.  There will be a variety of autographed sports memorabilia, as well as baskets of Awesome prizes. Games and prizes to win throughout the dinner. Prepaid tickets only and every ticket wins a prize. 

SEPTEMBER 14TH – SUICIDE AWARENESS EXPO IN RUPERT

The Mini-Cassia Veterans Service Office is hosting a Suicide Awareness Expo for veterans and other interested parties as part of Suicide Prevention Month on Friday, September 14th at the Mini-Cassia Veterans Service Office on Freemont Street in Rupert.  The Boise Vet Center Van will be at the event with counselors and information from 10 a.m to 3 p.m.  The local chapter of SPAN (Suicide Prevention Action Network) will also be represented and will distribute information on suicide prevention. 

SEPTEMBER 15TH – 19th ANNUAL BLAST FROM THE PAST CAR SHOW – HAGERMAN CHAMBER

Hagerman Valley Chamber of Commerce presents the 19th Annual "A Blast On The Grass" Car Show.
Fun & Entertainment in the Hagerman City Park, Rock & Roll music, Raffles, Food and Drink, and beautiful cars from all over Idaho and beyond. Starts at 8am. For more information contact the Hagerman Chamber of Commerce.

ON GOING EVENTS

ADULTING 101 – EVERY THURSDAY AT THE DEMARY MEMORIAL LIBRARY IN RUPERT

The Rupert DeMary Memorial Library is offering a free series of workshops to people age 15 to 90 to learn life skills. Adulting 101 will be held each week at 4 p.m. on Thursdays at the library, 417 7th St. The library is working with banks, businesses and other resources to provide the information during the classes.

HUNGRY HEROES BREAKFAST – EVERY TUESDAY MORNING IN TWIN FALLS

Every Tuesday from 7:30 to 9:00 in the morning, Bridgeview Estates in Twin Falls is offering a free breakfast for all vets! For more information, contact Bridgeview Estates, located 1828 Bridgeview Blvd in Twin Falls!

MINIDOKA CO. SENIOR CENTER MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM

The Minidoka Co. Senior Center delivers Meals on Wheels to the home-bound every day of the week (Monday-Friday).  For more information on how you can help, or to enroll, please call the senior center at 208-436-9107

 

 

PAUL AMERICAN LEGION POST 77

Paul American Legion Post 77 meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm and the Legion Hall located on West Wayne Street in Paul. The post is also looking for Riders, Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion members.  If you would like to be a member and help the veterans in our area, please contact Wyatt Saunders at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call 208-679-1215 for more information.

FIT AND FALL PROOF CLASSES SPONSORED BY THE SOUTH CENTRAL PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICT

The South Central Public Health District is pleased to announce that their Fit and Fall Proof Classes have resumed at Pomerelle Place Senior Living, located at 1301 Bennett in Burley.  The classes are free to attend and will be held every Thursday and Saturday from 10am to 11am. Wear comfortable clothing and appropriate footwear and bring a water bottle.

VICTIM’S SUPPORT GROUP FOR WOMEN IN BURLEY

Every Monday evening there is a free victim’s support group meeting held in Burley at 1321 Oakley Ave, Suite 22. The cost is free to attend. For more information, please contact Melinda Barbosa at 208-650-5913, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH IN BURLEY FREE COMMUNITY DINNER

The Zion Lutheran Church in Burley is hosting community dinners on the first Tuesday of each month. Everyone is invited to enjoy a delicious meal and fellowship with your neighbors in Burley. There is no charge for the dinner, and no sermon will be given during this time.  Please come and join us and share our meal.

SENIOR JUNCTION CENTER MONTHLY BREAKFAST TO BENEFIT THE MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM

Senior Junction Senior Center in Burley invites you to come enjoy breakfast every third Saturday of the month.  Breakfast consists of biscuits and gravy, pancakes, eggs, sausage, bacon, hash browns, coffee, milk and juice.  The cost is only $7 per person and all proceeds to benefit the Meals in Wheels program.  For more information please contact Catherine at 208-878-8646

SENIOR JUNCTION SATURDAY MARKET EACH 2ND AND 4TH SATURDAYS TO BENEFIT MEALS ON WHEELS

The Senior Junction in Burley is hosting a Saturday Market every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month to benefit the Meals on Wheels Program! You can buy things or you can sell your things! Handmade crafts, produce, homemade canned and baked goods, antique treasures and more!  The Senior Junction Saturday Market will be held at their location at 2421 Overland Ave in Burley, and runs from 8am to 1pm.  For questions on the market and space rentals give The Senior Junction a call at 208-878-8646.

 

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