n Come learn the A, B, C’s and D’s of Medicare at a free educational seminar will be held today from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the community meeting room of the Marshall Public Library. We’ll be reviewing the basics and going over updates and changes. This seminar is open to the public and questions are encouraged. Presented by Matthew Rust of Silver Key Benefits of Pocatello. For questions or private meeting times, call Matthew at 208-352-6252 or Naomi McDonald 208-760-0047.
n The public is invited to weigh in on the future of a historic Pocatello area. Today from 6 to 7:30 p.m., the City of Pocatello Planning and Development Services Department, Community Builders, and Team Better Block will host a Community Walk-and-Talk for the Terry First project. The Walk-and-Talk will be held at Portneuf Valley Brewing, 615 South 1st Avenue. Terry First aims to create a vision for the Terry Street/South First Avenue corridor that will spur economic development, support redevelopment, increase bicycle and pedestrian mobility, and improve the connection between Idaho State University and Old Town Pocatello.
Today & Wednesday
n The Palace Playhouse will present Annie the musical today and Wednesday with dinner at 6:15 p.m. and showtime at 7 p.m. The Palace Playhouse is located at 158 East Chubbuck Road. The play features local talent, and patrons can purchase tickets to the show or can also enjoy a dinner/theatre experience. More information and ticketing can be found on their website at www.palaceplayhouse.com.
n Happy Hands Quilt Club will meet for its annual potluck meeting at 10 a.m., on Wednesday in the basement of the Lutheran of the Good Shepherd Church on the corner of 18th and Clark. Bring a covered dish and your own drink. New members are always welcome. Any questions call Betty 775-3459 or Kay 233-2945.
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 2nd and 4th 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, please 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. Mental Health Specialists is a full service agency providing: Medication Management, Counseling, Case Management, Peer Supports, CBRS, and Psychological Evaluations. Please plan on joining this group to assist you after the suicide of a loved one.