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Community calendar: May 21-22

May 21, 2019

Today

• The Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting at 11 a.m. today at Holy Spirit Catholic School, 540 N. Seventh Ave. in Pocatello.

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

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

• There will be a Complete Count Subcommittee meeting at 4 p.m. today in the Iwamizawa Conference Room at Pocatello City Hall.

• The Library Board of Directors will meet at 4 p.m. today at the Marshall Public Library, 113 S. Garfield Ave. in Pocatello.

• 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

• Tastee Treet will be providing free ice cream cones to all who come between 6 to 8 p.m. today to help support his Kash Conn, a 5-year-old from Chubbuck who has cancer. Kash donation jars will be available that evening and ICCU will be there with the Big Green Machine. It is also the first of the 2019 Classic Car Nights.

• The Bannock County Democratic Party will hold its monthly Central Committee meeting at 7 p.m. today at the Elks Lodge, 410 S. Main St. in Pocatello. Precinct captains are reminded to attend, and all county Democrats are invited to attend and participate. For more information about this event, call 208-234-8908.

• The Bannock County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. today in the museum’s gallery at 3000 Avenue of the Chiefs in Pocatello. There will be a brief business meeting followed by a presentation from Ellen Ryan, the head of special collections and archives at ISU. This presentation is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 208-233-0434 or email bancohismus@gmail.com.

• Shelley High School graduation ceremony will be at 7 p.m. today at Shelley High School gymnasium.

Wednesday

• There will be a Housing Alliance & Community Partnerships meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Pocatello Housing Authority, 711 N. Sixth Ave.

• 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.

• The Animal Shelter Advisory Board will meet at noon Wednesday at the Pocatello Animal Shelter, 3100 Avenue of the Chiefs.

• The American Red Cross needs donors to give blood and platelets. Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-733-2767. All those who come to donate will receive a $5 Amazon.com gift card via email. There will be a donation opportunity from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 110 Parkway Drive in Blackfoot.

• Caregiver Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Wednesday at The Area Agency on Aging, 214 E. Center St. in Pocatello. If you are looking for support and or new ideas in your caregiving efforts, join us. For more information, call 208-233-4032.

• The first Revive@5 of the season will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Old Town Pavilion, 420 N. Main St. in Pocatello. It is Educators’ Night. Black Rock Canyon will be performing and A Taste Of Hawaii 208 will be catering.

• The Pocatello Garden Club will have its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Southeastern Idaho Public Health, 1901 Alvin Rickin Drive. The meeting will begin with planting annual flowers discussion, followed by a flag raising. The meeting will continue inside for discussions and decisions.

• The 18th annual Memorial Garden Planting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Southeastern Idaho Public Health, 1901 Alvin Ricken Drive in Pocatello. This community event creates a living tribute in the form of a memorial garden and offers the community a place to grieve, reflect and remember their loved ones. The event includes the garden planting, flag ceremony, and a brief program and will conclude with a picnic. Everyone in the community is invited to attend and bring annual flowers to plant.

• There will be a Planning & Zoning Commission clarification meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Iwamizawa Conference Room at Pocatello City Hall, followed by the commission’s regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers.

• Local brainstorming group Think B.I.G. will host its last Fireside Chat before taking a break for the summer Wednesday at Portneuf Valley Brewing, 615 S. First Ave. in Pocatello. The speaker will be Kent Oram, the CEO of Idaho Central Credit Union. The event formally begins at 6:30 p.m., and social time begins at 6 p.m. Following the event, stick around for dinner and meet many some new people. Complimentary beer provided to registered attendees by Bannock Development Corporation & Portneuf Valley Brewing. The event is free, but you need to register at bit.ly/2JuvEF6.

• There will be Japanese Sister Cities Subcommittee Delegates meetings a 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Iwamizawa and Paradice conference rooms at Pocatello City Hall.

• West Side High School graduation ceremony will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Dahle Performing Arts Center in Dayton.

• Snake River High School graduation ceremony will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Snake River High School gymnasium in Blackfoot.

• Marsh Valley High School graduation ceremony will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Marsh Valley Performing Arts Center in Arimo.

• North Gem High School graduation ceremony will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday at North Gem High School gymnasium in Bancroft.

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