ISJ calendar


• There will be a Budget Meeting at 9 a.m. today in Council Chambers at Pocatello City Hall.

• The Parks & Recreation Advisory Board will meet at noon today at the Community Recreation Center, 144 Wilson Ave. in Pocatello.

• Mark Lupo is retiring after 35 years of service with Idaho Power. There will be a party in his honor from 3 to 6 p.m. today at the Old Town Pavilion in Pocatello.

• The local Parkinson’s Support Group will host its first dance for therapy class at 3 p.m. today at Sullivan’s Trailer Park, 1935 S. Fifth Ave. in Pocatello. Anyone with Parkinson’s or other movement disorders and their caregivers are invited and welcome. For more information, contact Spencer at 208-604-3393 or Kim at 208-233-1411 ext 224.

• The Pocatello City Council will meet for an executive session at 4 p.m. today in the Paradice Conference Room at Pocatello City Hall, followed by a clarification meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Paradice Conference Room and the regular City Council meeting at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers.

• The Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting at 5:15 p.m. today at SEICAA, 641 N. Eighth Ave. in Pocatello.

• The Opskamatrists with opener Hot Flash will perform at this week’s ISU Summer Concert Series at 6 p.m. today on the Hutchinson Quad. The concert is free, and there will be a barbecue that is free for ISU summer students with a valid Bengal ID Card and $4 for the public. For more information, visit or call 208-282-2973.

• The Idaho Network 4 Mental Wellness peer support group meets at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Life Inc., 640 Pershing Ave. Individuals dealing with mental health issues are encouraged to come.

• Al-Anon, a group for friends and family members of alcoholics, meets Thursdays at 6 p.m. at Hope and Recovery Resource Center, 210 E. Center St., Suite D, in Pocatello. For more information, call 208-232-2692.

• The Pocatello Showcase Chorus is rebuilding its chorus is looking for new members. Women of all ages are invited to join in this exciting art form using your voices to create a capella harmony and fun performances. Rehearsals are at 7 p.m. Thursdays in the Cornelison Building, 1422 N. Harrison Ave. For more information, call 208-237-5547.

Today & Friday

• The East Idaho Home and Garden Show will be held today and Friday from noon to 8 p.m. both days at The Waterfront at Snake River Landing, 1220 Event Center Drive in Idaho Falls. The show is the only place for you to experience what’s new in home, gardening, remodeling, home décor and more — all under one roof. You’ll have the opportunity to meet hundreds of experts and experience hundreds of innovative products and services. Admission is $3.


• Brigham Young University-Idaho students will perform “A Murder is Announced,” a play adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel, today through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. each night in the Snow Black Box Theater in Rexburg. One morning, an announcement is published in the local newspaper that states the date, time, and location of a murder. Sure enough, the foretelling message comes true and the detective work of Agatha Christie’s beloved character, Miss Marple, ensues. Tickets are $3 for BYU-Idaho students and $6 for the general public. For a complete list of showtimes and to purchase tickets online, visit Tickets are also available by calling 208-496-3170.


• ICCU Blackfoot Block Party 2019 will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at the Idaho Central Credit Union Blackfoot Branch, 498 N. Meridian. Bring your family and friends for free food and fun.

• Al-Anon, a group for friends and family members of alcoholics, meets Fridays at noon at Family Services Alliance, 355 S. Arthur Ave. in Pocatello. For more information, call 208-232-2692

• It’s family movie night on Friday with “Fighting with My Family” showing at 5:15 and 7:30 p.m. in the Bengal Theater at ISU. A former wrestler and his family make a living performing at small venues around the country while his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment, and his daughter Paige proves that what makes her different is the very thing that can make her a star. Admission is $3 for the public, $2 for ISU staff and free for ISU students with Bengal ID.

• The June First Friday Art Walk will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday in Old Town Pocatello. Admission is free.

• Boot Juice will be performing at 7 p.m. Friday on the patio at Jim Dandy Brewing, 305 E. Lander St. in Pocatello. The show is free.

• The Gate City Grays home opener against the Hornets starts at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Halliwell Park, 978 W. Alameda Road in Pocatello. Tickets are $5 and kids ages 8 and under are free with an adult. Tickets are available at The Orange & Black Store, 103 S. Main St., or at the gate beginning one hour prior to game time. Season passes also available for $50.

Friday & Saturday

• The Episcopal Church Women will host their annual rummage sale at Trinity Episcopal Church, 355 W. Lander St. in Pocatello, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m to noon Saturday. Call 208-233-2640 for more information.

• All Pocatello Regional Medical Center alumni, co-workers, friends and physician are invited to the Pocatello Regional Medical Center 2019 Reunion. At 6 p.m. Friday, there will be a no-host dinner at Mama Inez, 390 Yellowstone Ave. in Pocatello, and at 1 p.m. Saturday, there will be a potluck at Bicentennial Park, 300 Abraham St. in Chubbuck. Come with memories, photos and some yummy food to share for the potluck.

• Alex Boyé will perform two concerts in East Idaho. The first is at the Thunder Ridge High School Performing Arts Center, 4941 First St. in Idaho Falls, at 7 p.m. Friday. Tickets range from $12 to $22 and can be purchased at The second concert is a Brigham Young University-Idaho’s Hart Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $10 for BYU-Idaho students and $20 for general public and can be purchased at