POCATELLO — The talk “Why Israel? — Repairing the World” will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Calvary Alliance Church, 800 Marinus Lane in Pocatello.

This talk will discuss the motivations behind Israeli innovations, from the environment to energy, farming to pharmacy, communications, medicine, military, high-tech and more.

Attendees can come to learn how Israel makes life better for so many and why some don’t want you to know about it.

Admission is free, but seating is limited.