Exhibitions

Art/TF

“Deck the Walls” exhibit is on display through Jan. 6 at Twin Falls Center for the Arts, 195 River Vista Place. Exhibit showcases the works of Full Moon Gallery artists with acrylic painting, ceramics, jewelry, mixed media, oil painting and watercolor painting. Hosted by Magic Valley Arts Council and Full Moon Gallery of Fine Arts and Contemporary Craft. Free. 208-734-2787 or magicvalleyartscouncil.org.

Art/TF

“Birdbath Romance and Other Paintings” exhibit by Dave Thomas, on display through Jan. 20 in the Jean B. King Gallery at the Herrett Center for Arts and Science. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, and 1 to 9 p.m. Saturdays. Free. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Art/Glenns Ferry

“Imagine” exhibit with Alan Giltzow, ceramics, and Julie Clemons, landscape paintings, will be featured through Jan. 15 at Crossings Winery, 1289 W. Madison Ave. Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sundays. Free. 208-366-2313, crossingswinery.com.

Art/’Ketchum

“Art into Architecture: Frank Lloyd Wright, Archie Teater and Teater’s Knoll” exhibition is on display through Jan. 17 at Sun Valley Center for the Arts, 191 Fifth St. E. The Archie Teater Studio (Teater’s Knoll) in Bliss was designed by world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright and was the only Wright-designed artist studio built. The exhibition features architectural plans, photographs and furniture, and paintings by Teater (1901–1978). Free Gallery Walk: 5 to 7 p.m. Dec. 29. Free exhibition tour: 5:30 p.m. Jan. 11. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free. Sunvalleycenter.org or 208-726-9491.

Photography/Ketchum

“Large Landscapes with a Micro Focus,” an exhibit by local photographer Kat Cannell, is on display through mid-January at the Environmental Resource Center, 471 Washington Ave. N. Open during Gallery Walk, 5-8 p.m. Dec. 29. Cannell, a central Idaho native, created the exhibit after witnessing trash along the trails and around campsites at high alpine lakes in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The exhibit includes collections of the microtrash Cannell collected in the SNRA and her photographs of the surrounding landscapes. Information will be available on the ERC “Recycling Outreach and Action” program in collaboration with Blaine County’s 5B Recycles and Clear Creek Disposal. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Info: ercsv.org or 208-726-4333.

Photography/Ketchum

Tori Gagne’s series of “Moonlit Dance” photographs on display through Jan. 28 at Lipton Fine Arts on Fourth Street. Gagne uses a vantage point, motion, blur, line and color to create equine imagery reminiscent of dreams, magic and the mythological horse. Gagne will attend Gallery Walk, 5 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 29. Portion of the proceeds will support organizations involved in the protection and sanctuary of the U.S. wild horse population. Info: Gary or Melissa Lipton, ditzoid101@aol.com or 248-561-5120.

Pottery/Ketchum

Rookwood Pottery exhibition from Melissa and Gary Lipton’s personal collection of American Art Pottery from 1898 to 1926. Lipton Fine Arts celebrates the American Arts and Crafts Movement at the gallery on Fourth Street. Exhibition consists of Rookwood Pottery (1880-1940), Roycroft Art Metal (1895-1938), Fulper Art Pottery (1909-1929), Grueby Pottery (1897-1909), Dirk van Erp works (1860-1933), Teco Pottery (1881-1923) and more. The show also includes works by Calder, Miro and Dubuffet. Gallery Walk: 5 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 29. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and by appointment. Info: Gary Lipton, 248-561-5120.

Wednesday, Dec. 27

Games/TF

Pickleball is available from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at 302 Third Ave. S. All ages, levels and beginners are welcome. Fee is $3. Info: Tom, 208-420-9512.

Games/TF

Bingo is open to the public Wednesdays at the Moose Lodge, 835 Falls Ave. Doors open at 6 p.m. and game starts at 7 p.m. The Order of the Moose gives donations to charities from this event.

Music/TF

Music by Jeff and Sandy, 11:30 a.m. before lunch at Twin Falls Senior Center, 530 Shoshone St. W. Lunch is $5 for seniors 60 and older; $6 for non-seniors; $3 for children 9 and younger. 208-734-5084.

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.; and “The Accidental Astronauts” and “Sunny Bunnies on the Moon,” 2:30 p.m. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Musical/Hailey

Company of Fools presents “Striking 12,” a musical by Brendan Millburn, Rachel Sheinkin and Valeria Vigoda, 7 p.m. at Liberty Theatre, 110 N. Main St. The New Year’s themed concert-theater hybrid is directed by Company of Fools’ interim artistic director Ilana Becker with music direction by R.L. Rowsey and Grant Carey. The cast features Samantha Blain, Grant Carey, Chris Carwithen, DeAnne Stewart and Joel Oramas as rock-musician storytellers. Inspired in part by Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Little Match Girl,” the production is the story of an overworked New Yorker who has resolved to spend New Year’s Eve alone, when an unexpected visitor brings hope and cheer. Show is recommended for ages 10 and older. Tickets are $35 for Sun Valley Center for the Arts members and seniors, $40 for nonmembers, $15 for students, at sunvalleycenter.org, 208-726-9491 or at the box office one hour before the show.

Music/Sun Valley

Bread and Circus, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the River Run Lodge. Free.

Thursday, Dec. 28

Games/TF

Pickleball is available from 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays at 302 Third Ave. S. All ages, levels and beginners are welcome. Fee is $3. Info: Tom, 208-420-9512.

Teen fest/TF

Teen Scavenger Hunt, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Twin Falls Public Library, 201 Fourth Ave. E. Teens in sixth through 12th grades can stop by the Youth Services Desk to start competing individually or as a team in a scavenger hunt. Free. 208-733-2964.

Music/TF

Organ music by Pat Blessin with a variety of songs, 11:30 a.m. before lunch at Twin Falls Senior Center, 530 Shoshone St. W. Lunch is $5 for seniors 60 and older; $6 for non-seniors; $3 for children 9 and younger.

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.; and “The Longest Night: A Winter’s Tale” and live sky tour, 2:30 p.m. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Music/Gooding

Live music, 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays at the Sidetrack Bar, 102 Main St. No cover.

Musical/Hailey

Company of Fools presents “Striking 12,” a musical by Brendan Millburn, Rachel Sheinkin and Valeria Vigoda, 7 p.m. at Liberty Theatre, 110 N. Main St. Tickets are $35 for Sun Valley Center for the Arts members and seniors, $40 for nonmembers, $15 for students, at sunvalleycenter.org, 208-726-9491 or at the box office one hour before the show.

Bird walk/Ketchum

“Discovering Winter Birds of Ketchum” program with the Environmental Resource Center and local birding expert and artist Poo Wright-Pulliam, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Community Library, 415 Spruce Ave. Presentation begins at 11 a.m. on Ketchum’s local winter bird residents, followed by a walking tour to explore the species. Bring water, lunch and warm clothes. Suggested donation is $10 for ERC members and $20 for others. Pre-register: 208-726-4333, hadley@ercsv.org or ercsv.org.

Friday, Dec. 29

Games/TF

Pickleball is available from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at 302 Third Ave. S. All ages, levels and beginners are welcome. Fee is $3. Info: Tom, 208-420-9512.

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 1:30, 3:30 and 7 p.m.; “The Accidental Astronauts” and “Sunny Bunnies on the Moon,” 2:30 p.m.; and “Let It Snow,” 8 p.m. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Family fest/TF

Between the Eves family event, 3 to 5 p.m. at Twin Falls Public Library, 201 Fourth Ave. E. The theme is “Get a Clue: Young Detectives” and features games, crafts, treats, a movie, and more. Free. 208-733-2964.

Fest/TF

Parents Night Out event, 6 to 9:30 p.m. at Magic Valley YMCA, 1751 Elizabeth Blvd. Parents can bring their children ages 5-12 to participate in age-appropriate themed activities. Cost is $15 for YMCA members and $25 for nonmembers. Register by Dec 28: Ymcatf.com, 208-733-4384.

Family fest/TF

Family Fun Night, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Fridays at Magic Valley YMCA, 1751 Elizabeth Blvd. Activities include organized games, swimming and other water fun for families. Children must be from the same family and accompanied by an adult. The event is free for YMCA members and $10 day pass/per person for nonmembers. 208-733-4384.

Musical/Hailey

Company of Fools presents “Striking 12,” a musical by Brendan Millburn, Rachel Sheinkin and Valeria Vigoda, 7 p.m. at Liberty Theatre, 110 N. Main St. Tickets are $35 for Sun Valley Center for the Arts members and seniors, $40 for nonmembers, $15 for students, at sunvalleycenter.org, 208-726-9491 or at the box office one hour before the show.

Dancing/Jerome

The Shadows Band featuring country and classic rock music, 7 to 10 p.m. at Snake River Elks Lodge, 412 E. 200 S. Admission is $5 per person for the dance; everyone is welcome. Dinner and drinks available for purchase, dinner served 6 to 8 p.m.

Art/Ketchum

Sun Valley Gallery Association hosts a Gallery Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. featuring exhibitions at Broschofsky Gallery, Fredric Boloix Fine Arts, Friesen Gallery, Gail Severn Gallery, Gilman Contemporary, Kneeland Gallery, Sun Valley Center for the Arts and Wood River Fine Arts. Free admission. Svgalleries.org or 208-726-5512.

Saturday, Dec. 30

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 1:30, 3:30 and 7 p.m.; “The Longest Night: A Winter’s Tale” and live sky tour, 2:30 p.m.; “Cosmic Colors” and “Solar Quest,” 4:30 p.m.; and “Let It Snow,” 8 p.m. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Music/TF

Matt Marsh, 6 to 9 p.m. at Brickhouse, 516 Hansen St. S.

Games/Burley

Bingo, offered by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3043, every Saturday at 554 Hiland Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Dinner, dance/Burley

New Year’s dance with live music and a family dinner, 6 p.m. at the Senior Junction, 2421 Overland Ave. Turkey and ham dinner, 6 to 8 p.m.; donations accepted. All ages are welcome. 208-878-8646.

Music/Declo

The Fugitives with country and classic rock, 8 p.m. to midnight at Shakers, 826 Idaho 81. No cover.

Dancing/Eden

New Year’s Eve Square and Round Dance for all mainstream and plus dancers at Anderson Camp near Eden. Potluck breakfast starts at 7 p.m. followed by dancing from 8 to 10 p.m. Bring a potluck breakfast dish to share and finger foods. Suggested donation $4 per person. Info: Bradleys, 208-886-2808.

Musical/Hailey

Company of Fools presents “Striking 12,” a musical by Brendan Millburn, Rachel Sheinkin and Valeria Vigoda, 7 p.m. at Liberty Theatre, 110 N. Main St. Tickets are $35 for Sun Valley Center for the Arts members and seniors, $40 for nonmembers, $15 for students, at sunvalleycenter.org, 208-726-9491 or at the box office one hour before the show.

Music/Sun Valley

The Social Animals, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the River Run Lodge. Free.

Music, dance/Fort Hall

Harry James Orchestra, directed by Fred Radke, 6 p.m. in the Chiefs Event Center at the Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center next to the Fort Hall Casino, off Interstate 15 exit 80. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $29 and are available at shobangaming.com.

Sunday, Dec. 31

Dancing/TF

New Year’s Eve Dance featuring The Shadows Band with country and older rock-and-roll music, 8 p.m. to midnight at the American Legion Hall, 447 Seastrom St. Everyone is invited; bring finger food for a potluck and bring your own drinks. Admission is $5 per person. 208-734-7021.

Musical/Hailey

Company of Fools presents a New Year’s Eve fundraising performance of the “Striking 12” musical at 8 p.m. at Liberty Theatre, 110 N. Main St. The celebration includes complimentary sweets, hot chocolate and a bubbly toast. Directed by Company of Fools’ interim artistic director Ilana Becker. The New Year’s rock concert-theater hybrid combines rock, jazz, pop and show tunes. Tickets are $65 for adults and $25 for students, at sunvalleycenter.org, 208-726-9491.

Music/Sun Valley

DJN8, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Warm Springs Day Lodge. Free.

Festivity/Sun Valley

Family Night Skiing and Party, 5 to 9 p.m. on Dollar Mountain. Cost is $35 for adults and $25 for ages 12 and younger. Also face painting, decorating party hats, a photo booth, bouncy twister and more. An early New Year’s Eve countdown and fireworks start at 9 p.m. Sunvalley.com or visitsunvalley.com.

Party/Sun Valley

Annual New Year’s Eve Bubbly Bash, a benefit for Sun Valley Center for the Arts, 9 p.m. at River Run Lodge on Serenade Lane. Co-hosted by Sun Valley Resort and Sun Valley Center’s Junior Patrons Circle. Theme is “Winter White-Out” and features music by Los Angeles-based DJ Lady Sinclair and her band; free champagne, 9 to 10 p.m.; and a midnight toast. Sold out. Sunvalleycenter.org, 208-726-9491.

Tuesday, Jan. 2

Youth camp/TF

Winter Camp for ages 5-12, Jan. 2 through Jan. 5 at Magic Valley YMCA, 1751 Elizabeth Blvd. Half day is 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 1 to 6 p.m., with full session, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Features a variety of themes with games, story time, crafts and more. Children need to bring a sack lunch. Cost for YMCA members, half day $60, full day $90; and nonmembers, $90 and $130. Space is limited. Register: Ymcatf.com, 208-733-4384.

Youth camp/TF

Winter Break Swim Camp for ages 5-12, 10 to 10:40 a.m. Jan. 2 through Jan. 5 at Magic Valley YMCA, 1751 Elizabeth Blvd. Includes a fast track swim lesson and safety lesson. Cost is $42 for YMCA members and $62 for nonmembers. Register: Ymcatf.com, 208-733-4384.

Games/TF

Pickleball is available from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays at 302 Third Ave. S. All ages, levels and beginners are welcome. Fee is $3. Info: Tom, 208-420-9512.

Art/TF

Oil painting classes by Don Oman, 3:30 and 6:30 p.m. at Twin Falls Senior Center, 530 Shoshone St. W., for beginners or experienced painters. Continues Tuesdays through Jan. 30. Cost is $25 per person for each class (2½ hours session). Register: Oman, 208-734-0509, or Jeanette Roe, 208-734-5084.

Planetarium/TF

Reptile Revue with snakes, lizards and more, 6 p.m. in Rick Allen Room at Herrett Center for Arts and Science. “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 7 p.m. in the Faulkner Planetarium; admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children ages 2 through 17. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Next week

Art/TF

Oil painting classes by Don Oman, 3:30 and 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 4 through Jan. 25, at Twin Falls Senior Center, 530 Shoshone St. W., for beginners or experienced painters. Also oil painting classes at 1:30 p.m. Fridays, Jan. 5 through Jan. 26. Cost is $25 per person (2½ hours session). Register: Oman, 208-734-0509, or Jeanette Roe, 208-734-5084.

Music/TF

Gary and Cindy Braun, 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 5 at Twin Falls Sandwich Company, 128 Main Ave. N.

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 7 p.m. Jan. 5; and “Rock on Demand,” 8 p.m. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Planetarium/TF

Cabin Fever Day activities Jan. 6 at Herrett Center for Arts and Science: solar observing, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and live sky tour, 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in the Faulkner Planetarium. Free. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 1:30, 3:30 and 7 p.m. Jan. 6; “The Longest Night: A Winter’s Tale” and live sky tour, 2:30 p.m.; “Cosmic Colors” and “Solar Quest,” 4:30 p.m.; and “Lewis and Clark: Great Journey West,” 8 p.m. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Art/TF

Oil painting classes by Don Oman, 1:30 p.m. Jan. 8 at Twin Falls Senior Center, 530 Shoshone St. W., for beginners or experienced painters. Continues Mondays through Jan. 29. Cost is $25 per person (2½ hours session). Register: Oman, 208-734-0509, or Jeanette Roe, 208-734-5084.

Dancing/Jerome

Buttons ‘N Bows square dance lessons Jan. 8 in the cafeteria at Jerome High School, 104 Tiger Drive. Continuing lessons at 7 p.m. for new dancers who started in November, followed by a workshop at 8:15 p.m. for experienced dancers. Suggested donation is $3 per person or $10 per family. Info: Bradleys, 208-886-2808.

Astronomy/TF

Telescope Tuesday sky-viewing session, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 9 in the Centennial Observatory at the Herrett Center for Arts and Science. Admission is $1.50, or free with planetarium show admission. Free for children 6 and younger. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Planetarium/TF

Faulkner Planetarium at Herrett Center for Arts and Science presents “Dinosaurs at Dusk: The Origins of Flight,” 7 p.m. Jan. 9. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for children. 208-732-6655 or herrett.csi.edu.

Books/Filer

“Let’s Talk About It” book discussion of “Balsamroot” by Mary Clearman Blew, 7 p.m. Jan. 9 at Filer Public Library, 219 Main St. The series is themed “Tough Paradise.” Check out the book at the library. 208-326-4143.

Books/Kimberly

“Let’s Talk About It” book discussion features “Chocolat” by Joanne Harris, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at the Kimberly Public Library, 120 Madison St. W. The series is themed “We are What We Eat” and hosted by the Kimberly library, 208-423-4556, and Hansen Community Library, 120 Maple St. W., 208-423-4122. Books are available at both libraries. Program discussion is led by a scholar selected by Idaho Commission for Library.

Theater/Buhl

“Greater Tuna” dinner theater production, presented by Buhl High School drama department and Phantom Pig Productions, Jan. 12-13 at the Buhl Moose Lodge. Italian spaghetti dinner served at 6:30 p.m. followed by the show at 7:30 p.m. The annual fundraiser benefits the high school’s theater arts department. Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for senior citizens and students. Tickets and reservations are available from any cast member, dblaszkiewicz@buhlschools.org or 208-490-1992.

Auditions/Oakley

Oakley Valley Arts Council auditions for “Walking Happy,” directed by Deborah Jones, 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 12 and 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 13 at Howells Opera House, 160 N. Blaine Ave. Auditions are for ages 16 and older, with parts for men and women. Come prepared to sing a short musical number with your own accompaniment and to read from a provided script and to learn a short dance. In the musical comedy, Old Hobson is a penny-pinching bookmaker with three eligible daughters but the eldest, Maggie, is his most valuable business asset. When it seems life and love have passed her by, the wise Maggie rebels and sets up her own shop, taking her father’s best bootmaker, Will Mossop, along with her. Based on the play “Hobson’s Choice” by Harold Brighouse. Performances will be March 8-10, 12, 15-17, 19 and 22-24.

Fundraiser/TF

Twin Falls Senior Center’s Meals on Wheels fundraising breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m. Jan. 13, with music by Marla Garrett at 530 Shoshone St. W. All-you-can-eat chicken fried steak, ham, link sausage, scrambled eggs, potatoes, biscuits and gravy, pastry tray, fruit and beverages; cost is $8 per person. Garrett plays old-time rock and roll, country and gospel. 208-734-5084.

Dancing/Jerome

Square and Round Dance for all plus dancers Jan. 13 in the cafeteria at Jerome High School, 104 Tiger Drive. Pre-rounds at 7:30 p.m. and squares at 8 p.m. Bring finger foods. Suggested donation $4 per person. Info: Bradleys, 208-886-2808.

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