Sawtooth Botanical Garden
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm
Bug Zoo! (cancelled) @ Sawtooth Botanical Garden
11:00 am
The Sawtooth Botanical Garden (SBG) announces its plans for fall of 2020. Smaller fundraising events will replace the Gimlets in the Garden gala fundraiser. The Bug Zoo, which was previously postponed, will be cancelled. The Bug Zoo, SBG’s annual display of creatures and critters from near and far, was postponed following closure of area schools in the spring. The Bug Zoo is typically held in late April/early May. Tentative plans to postpone the event, a two-week affair of classroom visits to the five-acre public botanical garden south of Ketchum to learn about aspect of ecology and effects of climate change, are now cancelled due to the still existing concern surrounding the global pandemic. “Because of the uncertainty regarding in-school activities this fall, we felt it best to hold the Bug Zoo again when safety protocols have been lifted or drastically adjusted,” said Executive Director Jen Smith. ++++++++++++++ The 16th annual Bug Zoo kicks off with the Bug Zoo Festival on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11 a.m.–3 p.m.  This year Bug Zoo features the ever-fascinating concept of Survival! Get up close and personal with some of Bug Zoo’s famous creatures, make critter crafts, do a bug scavenger hunt, play buggy games and more! Bring ...
Virtual Event
Sep 27 – Oct 31 all-day
COVID-19 Presentation by Dr. Seth Cohen - Free Viewing @ Virtual Event
12:00 am
SVWellness, in partnership with UW Medical and the St. Luke’s Wood River Foundation, have made the highly acclaimed presentation by Seth Cohen, MD, MSc entitled COVID-19; Past, Present and Future available to the public for free. Dr. Cohen, University of Washington Director of Infectious Disease Medicine, has been on the frontlines of COVID-19 since the pandemic began. The video is available at www.sunvalleywellness.org. Megan Thomas, chief development officer of the St Luke’s Wood River said, “This information is so timely and important that we wanted to make sure it is widely accessible to all.”  Friesen noted that respected local retired doctor, Dr. Scott McLean, publicly posted on social media that the presentation by Dr. Cohen on COVID-19 was “the single best medical lecture, I have ever heard. It is a must-see”.  
Sawtooth National Recreation Area End-of-Season Clean Up @ Various Locations
12:00 am
National Public Lands Day is September 26th – Help us celebrate by giving back to Idaho’s public lands! Join the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and our partners in an end-of-season cleanup effort. The Sawtooth National Recreation Area (SNRA) needs your help to recover from the impacts of this busy summer season. The COVID-19 pandemic drew record numbers of visitors to the SNRA, impacting both natural resources and recreational experiences. But you can help! Grab your family, friends, neighbors or co-workers and join your community in a COVID friendly cleanup. Choose a project in the front-country or backcountry (whichever suits your group) and join us in making a difference in one of Idaho’s most iconic landscapes. This will be a socially-distant clean-up effort with precautions. When: Anytime, September 19-October 4 Where: Various locations in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area Sign up HERE!
Sun Valley Culinary Institute
Oct 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The World of Cheese @ Sun Valley Culinary Institute | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
5:30 pm
The history of cheese dates back thousands of years, is made throughout the world, and has an infinite number of variations. In France alone, it is said that there are enough varieties of cheese to have a different one each day of the year. In this lecture, tasting and demonstration class, Dean and Chef Chris Koetke will delve into the science of cheese making, explain the cheese making process, describe the basic families of cheeses, and make some basic cheese recipes. Along the way, participants will have plenty of samples as examples of some of the world’s great cheeses. Beverage pairings will be available for purchase. By the end of this lecture class, your understanding of the world of cheese will be richer and more comprehensive.
Argyros Performing Arts Center
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros @ Argyros Performing Arts Center | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros – Presented by Game Night Live Doors Open: 6:00 pm Event Start: 6:30 pm Event End: 8:30 pm Admission: Free! Capacity Limit: 40 guests It’s Bingo Night at The Argyros! Every Thursday in September, come hang out, drink some adult beverages, cheer loudly and sing along to Rock N’ Bingo. It’s BINGO, but instead of numbers, we play song clips to fill out your card. Feel free to bring your own takeout food and make an evening of it. We will play two games, each an hour long. Themes for the games this week are “One Hit Wonders” and “Classic Rock” Due to COVID-19 precautions, there will only be 40 guests allowed in the theater, so come at 6 pm to get a seat!
Sawtooth National Recreation Area End-of-Season Clean Up @ Various Locations
12:00 am
National Public Lands Day is September 26th – Help us celebrate by giving back to Idaho’s public lands! Join the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and our partners in an end-of-season cleanup effort. The Sawtooth National Recreation Area (SNRA) needs your help to recover from the impacts of this busy summer season. The COVID-19 pandemic drew record numbers of visitors to the SNRA, impacting both natural resources and recreational experiences. But you can help! Grab your family, friends, neighbors or co-workers and join your community in a COVID friendly cleanup. Choose a project in the front-country or backcountry (whichever suits your group) and join us in making a difference in one of Idaho’s most iconic landscapes. This will be a socially-distant clean-up effort with precautions. When: Anytime, September 19-October 4 Where: Various locations in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area Sign up HERE!
Sawtooth National Recreation Area End-of-Season Clean Up @ Various Locations
12:00 am
National Public Lands Day is September 26th – Help us celebrate by giving back to Idaho’s public lands! Join the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and our partners in an end-of-season cleanup effort. The Sawtooth National Recreation Area (SNRA) needs your help to recover from the impacts of this busy summer season. The COVID-19 pandemic drew record numbers of visitors to the SNRA, impacting both natural resources and recreational experiences. But you can help! Grab your family, friends, neighbors or co-workers and join your community in a COVID friendly cleanup. Choose a project in the front-country or backcountry (whichever suits your group) and join us in making a difference in one of Idaho’s most iconic landscapes. This will be a socially-distant clean-up effort with precautions. When: Anytime, September 19-October 4 Where: Various locations in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area Sign up HERE!
Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street
Oct 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Community Meditation @ Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
9:30 am
Community Meditation! Let’s heal together! https://vimeo.com/440029017 Join the Crystal Healing Room in hosting our Community Meditations in Ketchum! Every Saturday morning at 9:30 am! FACE MASKS REQUIRED. Everyone will be seated 6-feet apart. This meditation will be led by the founder of the Crystal Healing Room, the Life Purpose Shaman. With COVID-19 and cries for justice ringing across the world, we must focus on healing our energy. We must remain centered and connected to Mother Earth and Source as we navigate through this new world. Join her on Saturdays at 9:30 AM as she leads you in a vibrational healing meditation. Bring your YOGA MAT and WATER as this meditation will be held outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street in front of the Crystal Healing Room! Crystal Healing Room is owned and operated by a 501(c)3 nonprofit. In order to generate revenue, we are asking for a $10 fee to attend the meditation. RSVP by Registering here on Eventbrite! PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 10 MINS EARLY TO CHOOSE YOUR SPOT. Call the Crystal Healing Room for details: 208-913-0404  
Sawtooth National Recreation Area End-of-Season Clean Up @ Various Locations
12:00 am
National Public Lands Day is September 26th – Help us celebrate by giving back to Idaho’s public lands! Join the Sawtooth National Recreation Area and our partners in an end-of-season cleanup effort. The Sawtooth National Recreation Area (SNRA) needs your help to recover from the impacts of this busy summer season. The COVID-19 pandemic drew record numbers of visitors to the SNRA, impacting both natural resources and recreational experiences. But you can help! Grab your family, friends, neighbors or co-workers and join your community in a COVID friendly cleanup. Choose a project in the front-country or backcountry (whichever suits your group) and join us in making a difference in one of Idaho’s most iconic landscapes. This will be a socially-distant clean-up effort with precautions. When: Anytime, September 19-October 4 Where: Various locations in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area Sign up HERE!
NAMI-WRV Suicide Prevention Awareness Month Wrap-up & 5B Open Awards @ Limelight Hotel
5:30 pm
Join NAMI-WRV for our awards ceremony & special announcement! The Wood River Valley affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI-WRV) is proud to share the winners of the raffle & annual golf tournament to raise awareness about mental health conditions, support their ongoing community programs, for Suicide Prevention Month in September. The 15-minute program will start at 6 pm, on Monday, October 5th. Please join us via Zoom, or at Limelight Hotel starting at 5:30 pm at the outdoor back patio. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/5692964012… Meeting ID: 569 296 4012 Passcode: hope
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Oct 6 @ 6:30 pm
Trivia at Sawtooth Brewery Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:30 pm
Trivia Night at the Public House in Ketchum! Trivia Returns to Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games will be held in Ketchum every Tuesday starting on Sept. 15th. Games are at 7:30 pm & 8:30 pm with tabs to the winner! Free to play & all ages welcome. Come early to grab a bite & beer, bring your masks!
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm
Trivia at the Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House
7:30 pm
Trivia Returns at Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games are at 7:30pm with tabs to the winner! Free to play & all ages welcome.  
Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm
Trivia at the Tap Room @ Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Trivia Night at the Tap Room in Hailey! Not a super trivia know it all?  No problem. Our games are free to play and are for everyone who likes to play games. We play 2 games consisting of 3 rounds each. Each round is based off of a popular game show.  No basic question and answers here either…we have word jumbles, picture rounds, and point wagering.  So come on out and play the most popular trivia game in town! All ages welcome, 2 games that start at 6:00pm each week and are about 1 hour each.  Play one or both games! Bar tabs to the winners!
Argyros Performing Arts Center
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros @ Argyros Performing Arts Center | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros – Presented by Game Night Live Doors Open: 6:00 pm Event Start: 6:30 pm Event End: 8:30 pm Admission: Free! Capacity Limit: 40 guests It’s Bingo Night at The Argyros! Every Thursday in September, come hang out, drink some adult beverages, cheer loudly and sing along to Rock N’ Bingo. It’s BINGO, but instead of numbers, we play song clips to fill out your card. Feel free to bring your own takeout food and make an evening of it. We will play two games, each an hour long. Themes for the games this week are “One Hit Wonders” and “Classic Rock” Due to COVID-19 precautions, there will only be 40 guests allowed in the theater, so come at 6 pm to get a seat!
Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street
Oct 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Community Meditation @ Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
9:30 am
Community Meditation! Let’s heal together! https://vimeo.com/440029017 Join the Crystal Healing Room in hosting our Community Meditations in Ketchum! Every Saturday morning at 9:30 am! FACE MASKS REQUIRED. Everyone will be seated 6-feet apart. This meditation will be led by the founder of the Crystal Healing Room, the Life Purpose Shaman. With COVID-19 and cries for justice ringing across the world, we must focus on healing our energy. We must remain centered and connected to Mother Earth and Source as we navigate through this new world. Join her on Saturdays at 9:30 AM as she leads you in a vibrational healing meditation. Bring your YOGA MAT and WATER as this meditation will be held outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street in front of the Crystal Healing Room! Crystal Healing Room is owned and operated by a 501(c)3 nonprofit. In order to generate revenue, we are asking for a $10 fee to attend the meditation. RSVP by Registering here on Eventbrite! PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 10 MINS EARLY TO CHOOSE YOUR SPOT. Call the Crystal Healing Room for details: 208-913-0404  
Online - Statewide
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Early Learning Academies - Session Two @ Online - Statewide
10:00 am
The Early Learning Academies is a FREE unique opportunity to learn from early childhood professionals in three webinar sessions and receive FREE early learning resources and materials to support the growth and development of children from birth through age five. Anyone who works with children from 0 – 5 is encouraged to attend. WEBINAR SESSION TWO: Understanding Trauma and Its Impact on Early Learning Saturday | October 10, 2020 9 – 11 AM PDT | 10 AM-noon MDT Examine the impact of trauma on human development. Learn how to use a strengths-based lens to promote positive outcomes for young children. Explore the concept of HOPE (Health Outcomes from Positive Experiences) and ways to support children’s healthy growth and development. The Early Learning Academies are made possible by the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children, the IdahoSTARS Project, Idaho Children’s Trust Fund, Lakeshore Learning, and Lee Pesky Learning Center. Professional Development Certificates will be available to all attendees at the conclusion of each webinar session.
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Oct 13 @ 6:30 pm
Trivia at Sawtooth Brewery Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:30 pm
Trivia Night at the Public House in Ketchum! Trivia Returns to Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games will be held in Ketchum every Tuesday starting on Sept. 15th. Games are at 7:30 pm & 8:30 pm with tabs to the winner! Free to play & all ages welcome. Come early to grab a bite & beer, bring your masks!
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm
Trivia at the Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House
7:30 pm
Trivia Returns at Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games are at 7:30pm with tabs to the winner! Free to play & all ages welcome.  
TBD
Oct 14 @ 5:30 pm
Cocktails for a Cause @ TBD
5:30 pm
Raise a Glass ~ Raise Awareness ~ Raise a Paddle Please join us for our Cocktails for a Cause Fundraiser! A “paddle up” event to support the Senior Connection RSVP to the Senior Connection 208-788-3468
Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm
Trivia at the Tap Room @ Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Trivia Night at the Tap Room in Hailey! Not a super trivia know it all?  No problem. Our games are free to play and are for everyone who likes to play games. We play 2 games consisting of 3 rounds each. Each round is based off of a popular game show.  No basic question and answers here either…we have word jumbles, picture rounds, and point wagering.  So come on out and play the most popular trivia game in town! All ages welcome, 2 games that start at 6:00pm each week and are about 1 hour each.  Play one or both games! Bar tabs to the winners!
Argyros Performing Arts Center
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros @ Argyros Performing Arts Center | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros – Presented by Game Night Live Doors Open: 6:00 pm Event Start: 6:30 pm Event End: 8:30 pm Admission: Free! Capacity Limit: 40 guests It’s Bingo Night at The Argyros! Every Thursday in September, come hang out, drink some adult beverages, cheer loudly and sing along to Rock N’ Bingo. It’s BINGO, but instead of numbers, we play song clips to fill out your card. Feel free to bring your own takeout food and make an evening of it. We will play two games, each an hour long. Themes for the games this week are “One Hit Wonders” and “Classic Rock” Due to COVID-19 precautions, there will only be 40 guests allowed in the theater, so come at 6 pm to get a seat!
Sturtevants in Hailey
Oct 17 all-day
Ski Swap @ Sturtevants in Hailey | Hailey | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
ADMISSION IS FREE | 25% of sales benefit Rotarun operations and programs SAVE TIME AND PREREGISTER YOUR ITEMS ONLINE!!! WE’LL HAVE YOUR TAGS PRINTED FOR YOU AND EMAIL YOU A RECEIPT. Preregister your items online! OCTOBER 16th – CHECK IN; 2-6PM Bring your gear Friday, October 16TH ONLY and we will help you with the process. Preregister your items online! OCTOBER 17th – SKI SWAP; 9AM-5PM Fire Sale for one hour at 4pm; all remaining items will be 50% off if approved by seller. OCTOBER 18 – CHECK OUT; 9AM-11AM No late pick-ups! Check to see if your gear has sold HERE
Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street
Oct 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Community Meditation @ Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
9:30 am
Community Meditation! Let’s heal together! https://vimeo.com/440029017 Join the Crystal Healing Room in hosting our Community Meditations in Ketchum! Every Saturday morning at 9:30 am! FACE MASKS REQUIRED. Everyone will be seated 6-feet apart. This meditation will be led by the founder of the Crystal Healing Room, the Life Purpose Shaman. With COVID-19 and cries for justice ringing across the world, we must focus on healing our energy. We must remain centered and connected to Mother Earth and Source as we navigate through this new world. Join her on Saturdays at 9:30 AM as she leads you in a vibrational healing meditation. Bring your YOGA MAT and WATER as this meditation will be held outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street in front of the Crystal Healing Room! Crystal Healing Room is owned and operated by a 501(c)3 nonprofit. In order to generate revenue, we are asking for a $10 fee to attend the meditation. RSVP by Registering here on Eventbrite! PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 10 MINS EARLY TO CHOOSE YOUR SPOT. Call the Crystal Healing Room for details: 208-913-0404  
Kraay's Market & Garden
Oct 18 all-day
3rd Annual Kraay's Days - Fall Festival @ Kraay's Market & Garden | Bellevue | Idaho | United States
12:00 am
We have set the date of our Kraay’s Days – Fall Festival! Mark your calendar for October 18 and be sure to join us. Pass the word, it will be a great outdoor family event.
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm
Trivia at Sawtooth Brewery Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:30 pm
Trivia Night at the Public House in Ketchum! Trivia Returns to Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games will be held in Ketchum every Tuesday starting on Sept. 15th. Games are at 7:30 pm & 8:30 pm with tabs to the winner! Free to play & all ages welcome. Come early to grab a bite & beer, bring your masks!
Sawtooth Brewery Public House
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm
Trivia at the Public House @ Sawtooth Brewery Public House
7:30 pm
Trivia Returns at Sawtooth Brewery Public House! Games are at 7:30pm with tabs to the winner! Free to play & all ages welcome.  
Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm
Trivia at the Tap Room @ Sawtooth Brewery Tap Room | Hailey | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Trivia Night at the Tap Room in Hailey! Not a super trivia know it all?  No problem. Our games are free to play and are for everyone who likes to play games. We play 2 games consisting of 3 rounds each. Each round is based off of a popular game show.  No basic question and answers here either…we have word jumbles, picture rounds, and point wagering.  So come on out and play the most popular trivia game in town! All ages welcome, 2 games that start at 6:00pm each week and are about 1 hour each.  Play one or both games! Bar tabs to the winners!
Argyros Performing Arts Center
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros @ Argyros Performing Arts Center | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
6:00 pm
Bingo Night at The Argyros – Presented by Game Night Live Doors Open: 6:00 pm Event Start: 6:30 pm Event End: 8:30 pm Admission: Free! Capacity Limit: 40 guests It’s Bingo Night at The Argyros! Every Thursday in September, come hang out, drink some adult beverages, cheer loudly and sing along to Rock N’ Bingo. It’s BINGO, but instead of numbers, we play song clips to fill out your card. Feel free to bring your own takeout food and make an evening of it. We will play two games, each an hour long. Themes for the games this week are “One Hit Wonders” and “Classic Rock” Due to COVID-19 precautions, there will only be 40 guests allowed in the theater, so come at 6 pm to get a seat!
Online - Statewide
Oct 24 all-day
Early Learning Academies - Session Three @ Online - Statewide
12:00 am
The Early Learning Academies is a FREE unique opportunity to learn from early childhood professionals in three webinar sessions and receive FREE early learning resources and materials to support the growth and development of children from birth through age five. Anyone who works with children from 0 – 5 is encouraged to attend. WEBINAR SESSION THREE: Promoting Literacy in the Early Years Saturday | October 24, 2020 9 – 11 AM PDT | 10 AM-noon MDT Gain an understanding of the term “literacy” and the many aspects associated with it based on children’s developmental ages. Explore the concept of literacy-rich environments and ways to promote vocabulary development as well as pre-reading skills. Learn how to use early learning materials to promote literacy in ways that support positive adult-child interaction The Early Learning Academies are made possible by the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children, the IdahoSTARS Project, Idaho Children’s Trust Fund, Lakeshore Learning, and Lee Pesky Learning Center. Professional Development Certificates will be available to all attendees at the conclusion of each webinar session.
Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Community Meditation @ Outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street | Ketchum | Idaho | United States
9:30 am
Community Meditation! Let’s heal together! https://vimeo.com/440029017 Join the Crystal Healing Room in hosting our Community Meditations in Ketchum! Every Saturday morning at 9:30 am! FACE MASKS REQUIRED. Everyone will be seated 6-feet apart. This meditation will be led by the founder of the Crystal Healing Room, the Life Purpose Shaman. With COVID-19 and cries for justice ringing across the world, we must focus on healing our energy. We must remain centered and connected to Mother Earth and Source as we navigate through this new world. Join her on Saturdays at 9:30 AM as she leads you in a vibrational healing meditation. Bring your YOGA MAT and WATER as this meditation will be held outdoors at 571 E. 4th Street in front of the Crystal Healing Room! Crystal Healing Room is owned and operated by a 501(c)3 nonprofit. In order to generate revenue, we are asking for a $10 fee to attend the meditation. RSVP by Registering here on Eventbrite! PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 10 MINS EARLY TO CHOOSE YOUR SPOT. Call the Crystal Healing Room for details: 208-913-0404  

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