Events

Events & News

Are you interested in who is speaking at Idaho Humanities Council’s annual Distinguished Humanities Lectures and Dinners in Boise, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Falls and Twin Falls? The tour schedule of the next Smithsonian traveling exhibition in Idaho? The calendar of IHC Speakers Bureau presentations in your area? Special presentations made possible by grants awarded to organizations throughout the state?

For the most up-to-date listings, please check these pages periodically, as we add to them each week. For questions about any of these events, please email info@idahohumanities.org or call (208) 345-5346.

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Remembering the Great War: Readings and Conversations about World War I
Remembering the Great War: Readings and Conversations about World War I @ Mountain View Barn
Feb 21 – Mar 28 all-day
For information on this event, please click HERE.
Upcoming City Club of Idaho Falls Events
Upcoming City Club of Idaho Falls Events
Feb 21 – May 13 all-day
February 21st program-John Hansen Award Lunch.  Award presentation to Honorable Jim Jones (ISU Bennion Building) March 28th program- Kate Gordon, nationally recognized speaker on climate change (ISU Bennion Building) April program-Jerry to contact Sir. Xavier Rolet,…
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Journey Stories: Understanding Western Migration 2:00 pm
Journey Stories: Understanding Western Migration @ Hailey Public Library
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm
speaker: John Bieter This presentation captures the history of immigration and migration in America.  From Native Americans to new American citizens – regardless of our ethnic, religious or racial background – migration is central to our…
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Country Ballads and Early Blues 6:30 pm
Country Ballads and Early Blues @ McCall Public Library
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm
Country Ballads and Early Blues @ McCall Public Library
Speaker: Tracy Morrison Blues music is rooted in work songs, spirituals, and African folk music. Blues originated by African Americans in the Deep South around the end of the 19th century. The blues “form” is characterized…
Mining in Idaho: Today and Yesterday 6:30 pm
Mining in Idaho: Today and Yesterday @ McCall Public Library
Mar 19 @ 6:30 pm
Mining in Idaho: Today and Yesterday @ McCall Public Library
Speaker: Tom Blanchard By the 1870’s, Idaho Territory had seen several major gold rushes that accounted for its creation, yet its growth was not sufficient to justify statehood. This changed by 1880. Gold discoveries in the…