Posted by Anna Webb on March 31, 2015
It’s time once again for the 33rd annual Spring Friends of the Boise Public Library Book Sale, April 9-12. The sale is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday (when remaining items are half-price).
The sale will take place across from the library’s main branch in the warehouse at 762 River St.
There will be a preview sale for Friends members from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8. (New members can join at the door that night. Membership levels range from $10 to $250).
Posted by Anna Webb on March 24, 2015
Learn the story of a famous siege during the Vietnam War and support veterans' programs. A special documentary screening is the culminating event of the 2015 Read Me Treasure Valley project.
Posted by Anna Webb on March 17, 2015
Firefighters work to make local families safer through smoke alarm donation program, a National Book Award winner will visit Boise and it's American Red Cross Month - a great time to give blood.
Posted by Anna Webb on March 10, 2015
Volunteer to restore native landscapes with Idaho Fish and Game, meet the author from this year's "Read Me Treasure Valley" project and more.
Posted by Anna Webb on March 3, 2015
Want to cast some light on very good or very bad moves when it comes to preserving local history or culture? Here's the perfect chance: Preservation Idaho is calling for nominations for its annual Orchids and Onions awards.
Anna Webb: Register for free landscaping classes; writing contest for teens deals with cancer issues
Posted by Anna Webb on February 24, 2015
A chance for young people affected by cancer to share their stories, free landscape classes for water-wise gardening, and a need for volunteers at Deer Flat.
Posted by Anna Webb on February 17, 2015
A local group has raised thousands for charity, Canyon County Veterans Court needs volunteers, Riverstone offers scholarships for talented students, and more.