Community calendar: Jan. 15-16

January 15, 2019


n The Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee will meet at noon today in the Paradice Conference Room at Pocatello City Hall.

n There will be a Site Plan Review meeting at 1:30 p.m. today in the Iwamizawa Conference Room at Pocatello City Hall.

n Idaho Falls School District #91 and Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center have teamed up to offer Stop The Bleed Training at 2:30 p.m. today at Linden Park Elementary School in Idaho Falls. The program helps save lives by raising awareness about basic actions anyone can do to stop life-threatening bleeding after everyday accidents, emergencies or natural disasters.

n The Pocatello Library Board will meet at 4 p.m. today at Marshall Public Library, 113 S. Garfield Ave.

n The Pocatello/Chubbuck School District Board of Trustees will meet for an executive session at 4:15 p.m. today in the Education Service Center’s Superintendent’s Office, 3115 Pole Line Road. A regular board meeting will follow at 5:30 p.m. in the Board Room.

n Al-Anon, a group for friends and family members of alcoholics, meets Tuesdays at 5:30 and 7 p.m. at the Friendship Club, 745 S. First Ave. in Pocatello. For more information, call 208-232-2692

n The Bannock County Historical Society presents “Early Western Artist Minerva Bernetta Kohlhepp Teichert” by Jacquee Alvord at 7 p.m. today at the museum’s gallery, 3000 Avenue of the Chiefs. This event is free, and the community is invited. There will be light refreshments served after the presentation. For more information, call 208-233-0434, or email bancohismus@gmail.com.

n First Congregational United Church of Christ, Pocatello Unitarian Universalist Fellowship and Pocatello Citizens’ Climate Lobby will host a symposium that will explore the intersection between faith and the stewardship of our planet the UCC church, 309 N. Garfield Ave. in Pocatello, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. today. Admission is free, and there will be light refreshments.

Today & Wednesday

n Portneuf Medical Center will host the Work It Scrubs and Shoe Sale from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday on the first floor mezzanine. Everyone is invited to come shop for scrubs, shoes, nursing accessories, compression socks and more.


n Golden Globe-winning “Bohemian Rhapsody” will play at the Bengal Theater today through Saturday at 7 p.m., with additional shows at 9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Admission is $3 for the public, $2 for ISU staff and free for ISU students with Bengal ID.


n AARP, Chapter 288, will meet on Wednesday at the Senior Activity Center, 427 N. Sixth Ave. in Pocatello. Social hour will begin at 11 a.m. with lunch being served at noon. Lunch is $6. After lunch, we will have our regular meeting, which will include election of officers and installation following. As a reminder, $5 annual dues are due this month.

n The Pocatello Development Authority will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Paradice Conference Room at Pocatello City Hall.

n Al-Anon, a group for friends and family members of alcoholics, meets Wednesdays at noon at Mental Health Specialists, 210 W. Burnside Ave., Suite A, in Chubbuck. For more information, call 208-232-2692

n The Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday at Pony Express Car Wash, 4500 Yellowstone Ave. in Chubbuck

n The Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday in City Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.

n There will be a Japanese Sister Cities Delegate meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at in the Iwamizawa and Paradice conference rooms at Pocatello City Hall.

n The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office would like to invite the public to a community presentation about youth substance abuse prevention and current drug trends in our community at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Rocky Mountain Middle School Auditorium, 3443 N. Ammon Road in Idaho Falls. DARE officers will be giving an overview of what is being taught and why substance abuse prevention is important for our youth.

n Portneuf Valley Brewing is partnering with The Comedy Project to bring you a night of laughs, beer and food. Join them from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at 615 S. First Ave. in Pocatello. Admission is $5.

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