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PSA LIST – CURRENT 04/20/18

APRIL 21ST – FREE RESPONSIBLE ATV/UTV RIDER COURSE IN BURLEY

The Cassia County Sheriff’s Office & Idaho Department of Parks & Recreation will be offering a FREE Responsible Rider ATV/UTV class.  This 4 hour class will give students age 6+ a basic understanding of ATV/UTV operation and Idaho Laws pertaining to Off-road operations.  There will be an exam as well as riding course to give students a controlled environment to learn skills in operating an ATV/UTV.  Successful graduates will receive their Off-highway vehicle proof of completion that is required for anyone under 16 who operates an Off-highway vehicle on Federal Land. Class size is limited to 10 students.  Pre-registration is required.  Students must have own size appropriate ATV or UTV with current registration for use during the course. Contact Sgt. Shannon Taylor 208-878-9358

 

APRIL 24TH – FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH ANNUAL SAUSAGE SUPPER

On Tuesday, April 24th – the First Presbyterian Church in Burley will be hosting their annual Sausage Supper at the church from 5:30 to 7pm.  The church is located at 2100  Burton Avenue in Burley; the deadline to pre-order bulk and smoked link sausage is Monday, April 16th.  If you have any questions, please call the church at 208-678-5131.

 

APRIL 27TH – BURLEY FIRE DEPT ANNUAL CRAB FEED

The Burley Fire Departments Annual Crab Feed hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary is coming up again on Friday, April 27th from 6p-8p! They will have dinner, dessert auction, and raffle; auction starts at 7pm!  Seating is limited so get your tickets early!  $30 per person and tickets are available at the Burley Fire Department. 

 

APRIL 28TH - VETERANS EDUCATION AND BENEFITS FAIR IN TWIN FALLS

If you are a veteran or a spouse of a veteran and would like to learn more about Healthcare Benefits, Survivor Benefits and Burial Benefits please join us for a Veteran’s Education and Benefits Fair. Veteran Service Officers from Twin Falls, Jerome, Gooding and Mini-Cassia Counties will be there to assist you and your family with questions or concerns and help you gain insightful information. 

Location: Chardonnay Assisted Living, 1045 Carriage Lane North, Twin Falls, ID 83301

Date: Saturday, April 28th 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sponsored by Division of Veteran Services, Office of Veteran Advocacy, Chardonnay Assisted Living and Encompass Home Health and Hospice

 For more information contact: Robert Smith or Shalon Jones at (208) 736-0719

 

APRIL 28TH - CUB SCOUT PACK 67 ANNUAL SPAGHETTI DINNER IN TWIN FALLS

The 8th Annual Cub Scout Pack 67 Spaghetti Dinner will be coming up on Saturday, April 28, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Twin Falls First United Methodist Church Proceeds go toward sending scouts to camp this summer. Tickets available from Cub Scouts, at the church, or at the door.

 

APRIL 28TH - 1ST ANNUAL ST. EDWARDS 5K WALK/RUN FUNDRAISER

1st Annual St. Edward's 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10 a.m.- 9:00 a.m. registration, beginning and ending the Canyon Rim Visitor's Center in Twin Falls, ID. All are welcome to attend! Registration is $15 online or $20 morning of- kids fun run registration is $8. Prizes by Cactus Pete's! Register online at www.active.com/twin-falls-id/running/distance-running/st-edwards-5k-run-2018?int= or by calling Mari at (307) 429.8716.

 

NOW THROUGH MAY 1ST – MINIDOKA HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S NEW PROJECT

There is a new and exciting project at the Minidoka Museum! Get to their Facebook page and take a look at the family names, perhaps your own mother, grandmother, great-grandmother or other relatives may have been involved with this project. Help to honor their history through the legacy of this quilt.

MAY 4TH - IDAHO WRITERS GUILD CONFERENCE IN BOISE

The Idaho Writers Guild will present its 7th Annual Idaho Writers Conference May 4-5, 2018, at the Boise Centre, 850 W. Front Street, Boise, ID. Authors, agents, and editors will gather for presentations ranging from How to Get Your Writing Distinguished in a Digital Landscape to The Value of Setting. Options include pitches to agents, manuscript evaluations from editors, and lunch with a presenter. Tickets for the two-day conference are $195 for Idaho Writers Guild members and $225 for non-members. For more information, visit idahowritersconference.com, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

MAY 4TH - VARIETY SHOW AND POTATO BAR FUNDRAISER IN BUHL

A Variety Show and Potato Bar fundraiser will be held May 4 and 5 at the Buhl Moose Hall, 1101 Main St., Buhl. The potato bar will start at 6:15 p.m. and the variety show will follow.

Tickets are $15 and are available at Hair & Things, 208-543-6030; Buhl Herald, 208-543-4335; Cheryl, 208-293-4818; or Renee, 208-539-5449. Proceeds will support the Meals on Wheels program at the West End Senior Center in Buhl.

 

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.

 

GOLDEN HERITAGE SENIOR CENTER MONTHLY BREAKFAST TO BENEFIT THE MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM

Golden Heritage 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