Extreme Book Nerd Challenge Meet-Up
Thursday, August 11th, 5:30pm
How far along are you? It’s time to chat about our favorite books from EBN categories. Light refreshments provided.
Birding 101 – with Golden Eagle Audubon Society
Tuesday, August 16th, 6:00pm
Do you want to know about the birds you spot in your backyard or on your walks? A bird’s color, song, calls, wing bars, bill shape, lines around the face, and other features and habits are useful for identifying birds. The program will include tips to make it easier to identify birds.
Line Dancing – with Dirt Road Dancing
Tuesday, August 23rd, 6:00pm
Are you ready to learn popular line dances? Get ready to show your new moves off at parties, weddings, and more! Light refreshments provided.
Fairy and Gnome Gardens
Wednesday, August 31st, 5:30-7:00pm, Ages 6+
Invite Fairies and Gnomes to your backyard by building them a magical home! Get creative constructing your own fairyland complete with houses, benches, or whatever your imagination can come up with! Bring your own 2-3 inch deep container or pot, or use one provided by the library. Children under 9 will need assistance. A fun family activity to create together! Registration encouraged. Call (208) 472-2942 to register.
The Women’s & Children’s Alliance
Monthly on the 3rd Wednesday, August 17th, , 1:30-3:30pm
The WCA will be in the lobby of the library. The WCA operates shelters and provides counseling, legal advocacy, crisis services, and case management to survivors of domestic and sexual abuse. For more information, visit www.wcaboise.org.
Idaho Department of Labor
Monthly on the 3rd Thursday, August 18th, 9:00am-12:00pm
The Department of Labor has several locations to serve Idahoans when they are in need. For more information visit their website, labor.idaho.gov
Garden City Community Legal Clinic
Monthly on the 3rd Thursday, August 18th, 4:00-6:00pm
General legal advice for the community from Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program. Registration is required. Please call (208)-472-2942 to register.
Last Tuesday of the Month, August 30th, 6:00pm
Back & better than ever! Going on vacation and want to brush up on your Spanish? Come extend what you already know, or learn the basics! Light refreshments provided.
Fit and Fall Proof™: Senior Fitness Class
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 11:00am
Improve your strength, mobility, and balance to reduce risk of falling. Pick up and return waivers at the library. Registration is required. Please call (208)-472-2942 to register.
Wednesdays at 11:00am
Qigong is an ancient Chinese health practice similar to Tai Chi in which you engage your mind, body, and spirit in a gentle way. Pick up and return waivers at the front desk.
Last Wednesdays / 3:00pm
Join in the Bingo fun, just for seniors. Meet new people and play for prizes!
2nd Wednesdays / 2:00-4:30pm
Learn to play in a friendly environment, or get back into the game if it has been a while. Open to beginners and all skill levels.
Thursday, August 11th / 2:00pm
Book: Book Woman’s Daughter, by Kim Michele Richardson, by William Kent Krueger