The Community Library
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Wrong Kind of Women: Dismantling the Gods of Hollywood @ The Community Library
6:00 pm
Former Hemingway Writer-In-Residence, Naomi McDougall Jones, will discuss her new book, “The Wrong Kind of Women: Inside Our Revolution to Dismantle the Gods of Hollywood.” The book is a brutally honest look at the systemic exclusion of women in film, an industry with massive cultural influence, and how, in response, women are making space in cinema for their voices to be heard. The program will be held outdoors on the Library’s 4th Street Lawn. No registration is needed, and guests are encouraged to bring low-back chairs and blankets and to social distance. Face masks will be required for the duration of the event. Book signing to follow.
The Community Library Livestream
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“The Daughters of Yalta” A Conversation with Catherine Grace Katz @ The Community Library Livestream
6:00 pm
Join The Community Library for a virtual conversation with author Catherine Grace Katz as she discusses her new book, “The Daughters of Yalta: The Churchills, Roosevelts, and Harrimans, A Story of Love and War.” Katz will be in conversation with the Library’s programs and education manager, Martha Williams. The program will air on Register at
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Visit Sun Valley (VIRTUAL) Community Meeting @ GoToMeeting
10:00 am
Join the Visit Sun Valley team – along with a handful of invited guests – for our biannual community meeting. We’ll miss seeing your faces, but look forward to connecting with you virtually (we’ll record and post the meeting, too, if you can’t attend in real time). Please RSVP to Aly ( if you plan on ‘attending’. We’ll leave ample time for a ‘Q&A’ session after the presentation. If you already know of a question or topic you’d like us to cover, feel free to go ahead and pass it along to Aly. Registration details to come!
The Community Library Livestream
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
"A Brotherhood Betrayed" with Michael Cannell @ The Community Library Livestream
6:00 pm
Join us for a virtual conversation with Michael Cannell, author of the new book, “A Brotherhood Betrayed: The Man Behind the Rise and Fall of Murder, Inc.,” the riveting true story of a coast-to-coast mob network and the executioner-turned-informant whose mysterious death in 1941 became a turning point in Mob history. This program will air on the Library’s Livestream webpage and will include a live Q&A.
The Community Library
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Lost Children Archive with Valeria Luiselli @ The Community Library
6:00 pm
Award-winning novelist and essayist Valeria Luiselli will speak about her most recent novel, which was a finalist for the 2019 Kirkus Prize for Fiction and longlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize, and has been named a best book of 2019 by Entertainment Weekly, Vanity Fair, Vulture and Time. The novel re-imagines the classic road trip novel as an urgent examination of the immigration crisis of the US Southern Border. Luiselli’s inventive and compelling novel blends perspectives, literary forms, photographs, news reports and sounds to follow the paths that this unforgettable novel takes to the heart of the most urgent and timely questions of national identity and social justice. Book signing to follow.
Lion's Park
Aug 23 – Aug 29 all-day
12:00 am
2020 has been rescheduled for August 27  & 28, 2021! Many of the 2020 bands will return! Stay tuned! Summer’s End The Draper Rendezvous takes place in historic Hailey, Idaho. Summer’s End features live music performances from national, regional, and local acts. All ages event to help celebrate the “End of Summer!”

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