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PSA LIST – CURRENT 11/12/18

NOVEMBER 12TH – 17TH – FOOD FOR FINES AND FAMILY READ WEEK AT THE BURLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY

In the month of November good things are going around. Mark your calendars for Food for Fines and Family Read Week. Food for Fines will be taking place all month of November.  Only nonperishable will be taken. Family Read Week takes place from November 12 to 17th.  For Family Read Week we will be having a family night.  The theme will be Fantastic Beast, and it will be held on November 16. For more information visit the Burley Public Library, or go to bplibrary.or

NOVEMBER 12TH – MR. BHS CONTEST AT KING FINE ARTS CENTER

The 29th Annual Mr. BHS contest will be held at Burley High School in the King Fine Arts Center on Monday, November 12th at 7:00 PM. This event is a joint fundraiser for the Burley Special Olympics and Burley High Business Professionals of America (BPA) chapter. Ticket costs at the door: $5.00 Adults, $3.00 Students and Children. $20.00 Family Pass (Immediate family only, please)

NOVEMBER 13TH – LIFE FOR LIGHTS REMEMBRANCE AT CASSIA REGIONAL HOSPITAL

 

Lights for Life, An Evening of Remembrance, will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Cassia Regional Hospital’s front lobby, 1501 Hiland Ave., in Burley. Join in this celebration of life, which unites community, friends and neighbors, as well as staff and volunteers. This is an uplifting evening including a message of hope, comforting music, and refreshments. For more information, call Marcie or Carey at (208) 678-8844 or Martha at (208) 677-6581.

NOVEMBER 15TH – YOUR HEALTH IDAHO OPEN ENROLLMENT SEMINAR AT TWIN FALLS PUBLIC LIBRARY

No matter what your health insurance needs are we’ve got you covered. Stop by our Your Health Idaho’s Open Enrollment Open House in your community on Nov. 15. Learn how thousands of Idahoans are saving 80% on their monthly premiums with a Tax Credit. Join us to learn more at http://bit.ly/2Azzw1N

NOVEMBER 16TH – CASA VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) is in need of volunteers for over 350 kids in foster care in our community. Volunteers commit to 8-10 hours per month, stay with the child(ren) for the duration of the case and is the voice of the child in court proceedings. Background checks and extensive trainings are provided. http://5thcasaidaho.org

NOVEMBER 21ST – GOLDEN HERITAGE SENIOR CENTER THANKSGIVING DINNER 6P-9P

On Wednesday evening, November 21st from 6p to 9p Golden Heritage Senior Center in Burley along with Dr. Zarybnisky will be hosting a Thanksgiving dinner.  Enjoy a delicious dinner with all of the trimmings, free will offerings will be accepted.  They will also be passing out free winter coats for the kiddos, snow pants, gloves, blankets, canned food and turkeys. For more information contact Dr. Z at 208-678-2811.

NOVEMBER 22ND – RUPERT FREE THANKSGIVING DINNER AT RUPERT ELKS – 11A TO 3P

On Thanksgiving Day, the Rupert Elks will be hosting the annual Rupert Free Thanksgiving Dinner from 11a to 3p.  Enjoy a wonderful Thanksgiving Day meal with all of the trimmings.  The meal is free, but free will offerings will be accepted and all proceeds to benefit Rupert Elks charities throughout the year. If you would like to sign up for meal delivery that day and you live in the Mini-Cassia Area, please make sure you have in your request to the Rupert Elks by no later than November 16th.  For more information please contact the Rupert Elks at 436-4852

NOVEMBER 22ND – MINI-CASSIA TURKEY TROT 5K FUN RUN/FUNDRAISER – WEST MINICO MIDDLE SCHOOL

The 12th annual Mini-Cassia Turkey Trot is a Thanksgiving Day 5K, designed for participants of all ages and fitness levels. It will be on Thanksgiving Day at West Minico Middle School starting at 9am. This is a family friendly event and we encourage everyone to bring their entire family, neighbors, and coworkers and start a fun holiday tradition! The course is primarily flat terrain and is stroller and wheelchair friendly. The Mini-Cassia Turkey Trot partners with West End Fire and Rescue.  The volunteer fire department uses proceeds from the race to benefit local programs that build and strengthen the community.  Prizes and medals are awarded to the top three male and female finishers, in three different age-range categories. For more information go to http://www.minicassiaturkeytrot.com/

NOVEMBER 26TH

Weston Wayne Robertson Cancer Benefit Show, featuring stand-up comedian Heath Harmison, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, at the Orpheum Theatre, 146 Main Ave. W., Twin Falls. The fundraiser will also have a silent auction. Two-year-old Weston, son of Todd and Ericka Lee Robertson, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia and is undergoing rounds of inpatient chemotherapy at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City. Tickets to the show are $15 each and are available at Twin Falls High School, O’Leary Middle School or The Barber Shop at Gehrig, Dale & Co., 537 Main Ave. E., and at the Orpheum. Concessions available at additional cost. For more information, contact Lynn Harmison at 208-490-0712 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

NOVEMBER 30TH – DANCING WITH THE STARS OF TWIN FALLS FUNDRAISER FOR VOICES AGAINST VIOLENCE

Voices Against Violence in partnership with Utah Ballroom Dance Company present: Dancing with the Stars of Twin Falls! 7:30 Friday, November 30th @ The Orpheum! Like the television program, six Stars of Twin Falls have been chosen to participate in the dance competition. The stars are paired with a professional dancer 1 week prior to the competition. During that week, the Stars of Twin Falls practice a dance routine with their personal instructor in preparation of the event at the end of the week. Utah Ballroom Dance Company costume and prepare dancers for the event.

All proceeds from this event will help survivors of violence receive critical support services to begin their path of healing.  Voices Against Violence (VAV) is a nonprofit organization is proud to be a community leader providing shelter, support and hope to people impacted by domestic and sexual violence within Twin Falls, Jerome, Gooding, Minidoka, Cassia & Lincoln counties. 

DECEBER 1ST – BOY SCOUT TROOP #7 OF FILER – SPAGHETTI FEED FUNDRAISER

Boy Scout Troop 7 of Filer is holding a spaghetti dinner and silent auction on 12/1/18 at the Filer Intermediate School to raise funds for the scouts to participate in an educational trip to Tampa, FL in June of 2019. While on the trip, scouts will earn up to 14 merit badges toward their rank of Eagle and will study marine and aquatic ecosystems of Florida in order to earn a high school science credit.

The dinner will consist of spaghetti, salad, bread, and beverages. We will also have baked goods to purchase for after dinner desserts. Tickets for the dinner and auction are $7 for adults, $6 for seniors, $5 for kids under 12 and may be purchased from Troop 7. For more information contact Kim Burkhalter at 208-320-7684

DECEMBER 6TH – 8TH MAGIC VALLEY LITTLE THEATER “THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER”

Magic Valley Little Theatre is proud to bring the beloved book, "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" to life again this Holiday season! Live at the O'Leary Middle School Auditorium. Tickets available at Kurt's Pharmacy or from any cast member. Show times are December 6 & 7 at 7:30 p.m. and December 8 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m

 

ADULTING 101 – EVERY THURSDAY AT THE DEMARY MEMORIAL LIBRARY IN RUPERT

The Rupert DeMary Memorial Library is offering a free series of workshops to people age 15 to 90 to learn life skills. Adulting 101 will be held each week at 4 p.m. on Thursdays at the library, 417 7th St. The library is working with banks, businesses and other resources to provide the information during the classes.

HUNGRY HEROES BREAKFAST – EVERY TUESDAY MORNING IN TWIN FALLS

Every Tuesday from 7:30 to 9:00 in the morning, Bridgeview Estates in Twin Falls is offering a free breakfast for all vets! For more information, contact Bridgeview Estates, located 1828 Bridgeview Blvd in Twin Falls!

MINIDOKA CO. SENIOR CENTER MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM

The Minidoka Co. Senior Center delivers Meals on Wheels to the home-bound every day of the week (Monday-Friday).  For more information on how you can help, or to enroll, please call the senior center at 208-436-9107

PAUL AMERICAN LEGION POST 77

Paul American Legion Post 77 meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm and the Legion Hall located on West Wayne Street in Paul. The post is also looking for Riders, Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion members.  If you would like to be a member and help the veterans in our area, please contact Wyatt Saunders at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call 208-679-1215 for more information.

FIT AND FALL PROOF CLASSES SPONSORED BY THE SOUTH CENTRAL PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICT

The South Central Public Health District is pleased to announce that their Fit and Fall Proof Classes have resumed at Pomerelle Place Senior Living, located at 1301 Bennett in Burley.  The classes are free to attend and will be held every Thursday and Saturday from 10am to 11am. Wear comfortable clothing and appropriate footwear and bring a water bottle.

VICTIM’S SUPPORT GROUP FOR WOMEN IN BURLEY

Every Monday evening there is a free victim’s support group meeting held in Burley at 1321 Oakley Ave, Suite 22. The cost is free to attend. For more information, please contact Melinda Barbosa at 208-650-5913, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH IN BURLEY FREE COMMUNITY DINNER

The Zion Lutheran Church in Burley is hosting community dinners on the first Tuesday of each month. Everyone is invited to enjoy a delicious meal and fellowship with your neighbors in Burley. There is no charge for the dinner, and no sermon will be given during this time.  Please come and join us and share our meal.

SENIOR JUNCTION CENTER MONTHLY BREAKFAST TO BENEFIT THE MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM

Senior Junction Senior Center in Burley invites you to come enjoy breakfast every third Saturday of the month.  Breakfast consists of biscuits and gravy, pancakes, eggs, sausage, bacon, hash browns, coffee, milk and juice.  The cost is only $7 per person and all proceeds to benefit the Meals in Wheels program.  For more information please contact Catherine at 208-878-8646

SENIOR JUNCTION SATURDAY MARKET EACH 2ND AND 4TH SATURDAYS TO BENEFIT MEALS ON WHEELS

The Senior Junction in Burley is hosting a Saturday Market every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month to benefit the Meals on Wheels Program! You can buy things or you can sell your things! Handmade crafts, produce, homemade canned and baked goods, antique treasures and more!  The Senior Junction Saturday Market will be held at their location at 2421 Overland Ave in Burley, and runs from 8am to 1pm.  For questions on the market and space rentals give The Senior Junction a call at 208-878-8646.

the market and space rentals give The Senior Junction a call at 208-878-8646.