Community calendar: May 23-24
• There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive at 8 a.m. today in Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.
• Colonial Funeral Home will host a Salute and Celebrate Breakfast for veterans from 7 to 10 a.m. today at 2005 S. Fourth Ave. in Pocatello.
• The Portneuf Pioneers will tour a dozen or so of the stained glass locations found in the Pocatello area starting at 1 p.m. today at the northeast corner of Caldwell Park on East Center Street and South Eighth Avenue. JoAnn Dilweg, who has most recently has been working on a book about the stained glass of Pocatello, will lead the tour. RSVP to Kirk Kirkham at 208-269-6395 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to reserve a seat. There is no cost for the tour.
• Golden Globe-nominated “Pride” plays at 4:30 and 7 p.m. today in the Bengal Theater at ISU. Based on the incredible true story, when mineworkers go on strike in the U.K., a group of LGBT activists is determined to support them and show solidarity in their efforts to gain better pay and conditions. Admission is $3 for the public, $2 for ISU staff or free for ISU students with Bengal ID. For the trailer and more information, go to www.pocatellofilmsociety.com/pride.
• Pocatello Valley Montessori School will hold an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. today at 240 E. Maple St. in Pocatello. Tours can be scheduled by calling Director Karli Coumerilh at 208-417-1930.
• The Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting at 5:15 p.m. today for the Bengal Athletic Boosters Meet-and-Greet at Pinehurst Nursery 4101 Pole Line Road in Pocatello.
• There will be a Hearing Examiner meeting at 5:30 p.m. today in Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.
• Dr. Drew McRoberts will present a free, public “Stop The Bleed” seminar today at Portneuf Medical Center. He will present on how an untrained individual can help stop major bleeds. Representatives from the Pocatello Fire Department and Public Health will be on hand to talk about fall prevention in the home. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the presentation begins at 6 p.m. To reserve a seat, visit portneuf.org/event or call 208-239-2033.
• Al-Anon, a group for friends and family members of alcoholics, meets Thursdays at 6 p.m. at Hope and Recovery Resource Center, 210 E. Center St., Suite D, in Pocatello. For more information, call 208-232-2692.
• Reclaim Idaho will host an update and planning huddle at 6 p.m. today at the Union Taproom, 230 W. Bonneville St. in Pocatello. The purpose of the Reclaim Huddle is to strategize about how to protect our Medicaid Expansion gains and defend against new assaults on both Medicaid and the initiative process now and during the 2020 legislative session.
• The Pocatello Showcase Chorus is rebuilding its chorus is looking for new members. Women of all ages are invited to join in this exciting art form using your voices to create a capella harmony and fun performances. Rehearsals are at 7 p.m. Thursdays in the Cornelison Building, 1422 N. Harrison Ave. For more information, call 208-237-5547.
• Firth High School graduation ceremony will be at 7 p.m. today at Firth High School gymnasium.
• Preston High School graduation ceremony will be at 8 p.m. today at Preston High School gymnasium.
• Soda Springs High School graduation ceremony will be at 8 p.m. today at Soda Springs High School.
• Al-Anon, a group for friends and family members of alcoholics, meets Fridays at noon at Family Services Alliance, 355 S. Arthur Ave. in Pocatello. For more information, call 208-232-2692
• The Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting at 5:15 p.m. Friday at Pocatello Trap Club, 1950 Boeing Ave., to welcome the Amateur Trapshooting Association shooters at the 2019 Idaho State Trap Shoot.
• Rockland High School graduation ceremony will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Rockland High School gymnasium.
• Country band Sawyer Brown will perform in concert Friday at the Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel in Fort Hall. Tickets for this event are $29 to $49 and can be purchased at www.shobangaming.com. The show will be held inside of the Chief’s Event Center. The doors will open at 7 p.m., and the show will begin at 8 p.m.
• The Comedy Project performs at 8 p.m. every Friday, with doors opening at 7:30 p.m. at MP Dance Studios on 575 E. Second Ave. in Pocatello. Admission is $8 or $5 with a student ID. While live, unscripted comedy can be unpredictable, the performers attempt to maintain an approximately PG-13 rating.