of Play to play the Pearl Theater: The Pearl Theater
is thrilled to host Colorado-based Birds of Play for the first
time at 7 p.m. Sunday, February 19. With a dynamic mix of
sentimentality and playfulness, Birds of Play's original music
will take you on a joyous journey filled with tales of love lost
and found, ballads of wild places, and the radical idea that being
happy for no reason at all is reason enough.
Nash to perform at the Panida: Legendary
singer/songwriter Graham Nash will perform 60 years of songs and
stories at the Panida Theater in Sandpoint at 8 p.m. Friday, July
7. A founding member of both the Hollies and Crosby, Stills and
Nash, he is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee who has
seen rock history unfold at some of its seminal moments – from the
launch of the British Invasion to the birth of the Laurel Canyon
movement a year later.
auditions for 'I Hate Hamlet:' The North Idaho
College Theatre department is holding auditions for its production
of “I Hate Hamlet” from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 24 and
Wednesday, January 25, at the Boswell Hall Schuler Performing Arts
Center on NIC’s main campus in Coeur d’Alene. Auditions are open
to students, staff, faculty and the community.
call for 'The Play that Goes Wrong:' Bonners Ferry's
Curtain Call Drama Club will perform "The Play that Goes Wrong" in
March, and they are looking for boys ages 14 to 20 interested in
joining the cast. Sponsored by the Bonners Ferry Shriners Club,
Second Chance Animal Adoption and Dawn and David Carpenter, all
proceeds benefit the Shriners Children's Hospital.
Craft Fair a festive success: Despite the winter
storm, the first Children’s Holiday Market at the Pearl Theater on
Saturday enjoyed an incredible turnout, with some of the kids
selling out within hours, yet staying the whole day anyway just
for the experience! Thanks to its success, organizers Cari
Haarstick and Dana Boiler are already formulating plans for next
year's market, which will undoubtedly become an annual Christmas
the 123rd annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count:
Boundary County is where we call home, and it's that time of year
to count another group that also calls it home. It is time to
survey our feathered friends that live within a 7-1/2 mile radius
of downtown Bonners Ferry. No matter the weather, volunteers will
begin at the first light of the day.
to the World' tells reason for the season: True
Christmas spirit will be running high this week at the First
Baptist Church. Now is your chance to share in the season's spirit
at the Joy to the World performance put on by Bonners Ferry's own
Talent Team. With dozens of classic Christmas songs and some you
haven't heard, the story of Jesus' life and death is delivered to
you through song and dance, as well as theater.
of Trees is back: The Fry Healthcare Foundation is
excited to announce the return of the Festival of Trees. It's a
little different this year than in years past; each department
participated by decorating a tree, and they were able to pick
their theme and items to accompany their tree. Whichever
department wins by highest bid will receive $1,000 from FHF
towards equipment needed in their department.
Springs gearing up for first Village Christmas Craft Fair:
The City of Moyie Springs will have its first Craft Fair from 8
a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, December 2, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday, December 3, at Moyie Springs City Hall, complete with
door prizes, goodie gift bags (while supply last), Polaroid
pictures by the Christmas tree and complimentary coffee, hot cider
and hot chocolate. On Saturday, there will be Christmas crafts for
your children to make while you are checking out the vendors'
Twins bringing back a Thanksgiving tradition: The
Shook Twins will return home to Sandpoint to continue a
Thanksgiving tradition interrupted by the pandemic, playing for
their Bonners Ferry fans and friends at the Pearl Theater at 7
p.m. Friday, November 25, and they're bringing along special guest
John Craigie as well.
coming to BFHS this week: We have all seen the
classic movie "Annie," whether with your children or as one
yourself. Now is your chance to relive the memories in a new and
unique way. With an impressive set, superb actors and live music,
this take on the age-old tale will have you laughing and crying in
the same scene. Performances will be held at Becker Auditorium at
Bonners Ferry High school at 7 p.m. this Thursday, Friday, and
Saturday with a matinee showing at 2 p.m. Saturday.
open house set at new Post Falls state veterans home:
The newest Idaho State Veterans Home, at 590 S. Pleasant View
Road, Post Falls, will be dedicated with a ceremony at 2 p.m.
Friday, November 11. The ceremony had been scheduled to take place
outside, but due to the current weather conditions will be moved
indoors. There will be a limited capacity of 170. Admittance will
begin at 1:40 p.m. and is on a first come basis.
annual Bonners Ferry FFA Banquet Saturday: The
Bonners Ferry FFA Chapter continues its 74 year tradition with
their Annual FFA Harvest Auction being held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday,
November 12, at Bonners Ferry High School. A complimentary dinner
will be served at 5:30 p.m.
Our Wings' coming to the Pearl Theater: Join three
American/Canadian choirs in a choral theater performance
encouraging us all to “Unfurling Our Wings!” Songs, photography,
artwork and poetry combine to celebrate freedom, feathers and
flight. Performances are 7 p.m. Friday, October 21, and 2 p.m.
Saturday, October 22, at the Pearl Theater, 7160 Ash Street,
Bonners Ferry, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 23, at the Kootenay
River Auditorium Kootenay River Secondary, 223-18 Avenue South,
set for local artist's Sandpoint solo exhibition:
Bonners Ferry artist Teascarlet, also known as Hannah Sucsy, has
been sponsored by the Pend Oreille Arts Council for a two-month
solo showing of her works, titled "Resolve." An opening reception
will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. opening day, Friday, September 30 at
Columbia Bank Community Plaza, 231 N Third Avenue, Sandpoint.
Visitors will have a chance to meet the artist, purchase artwork,
and enjoy complimentary wine.
Jean returning to the historic Pearl Theater:
Brittany Jean will be returning to the Pearl Theater at 7 p.m.
Saturday, October 8. Brittany performed a Christmas Concert at the
Pearl Theater last December, unveiling her brand new “Wintertide”
Album. Her last regular concert at the Pearl Theater was on March
21, 2020 ... just days before the COVID lockdown went into effect.
to screen locally-produce film, 'The Fade: Resistance:'
The Pearl Theater will host a screening of the locally produced
film, "The Fade: Resistance," with a Q & A to follow at 7 p.m.
Friday, October 7, the Pearl Theater, 7160 Ash Street, Bonners
Ferry. "The Fade: Resistance" takes place in the year 2052 and
follows a teenage girl as she finds her way through a reality
forced upon her. She must not only recover from trauma dealt to
her in the past but find the courage to pursue two of her friends
who have mysteriously disappeared.
jazz master performing to help the Pearl: Upon
learning of the myriad repairs necessary to keep an historical
small-town building open as a haven for the arts, the Conrad N.
Hilton Chair of Music Industry Studies at Loyola University, New
Orleans, graciously volunteered his talents to bring to Bonners
Ferry an exquisite taste of the best jazz in the world; New
Orleans Jazz, World renowned jazz pianist Sanford Hinderlie will
be giving his time to the Pearl Theater, in a free concert, hoping
you'll give as generously as he is at 3 p.m. Sunday, September 18.
and Fall Proof classes are back: Beginning the week
of September 12, the Fit and Fall Proof® exercise class will
return to its three times a week schedule. The class is held at
the VFW Hall at the Senior Hospitality Center, 6635 Lincoln
Street, Bonners Ferry. This hour long class will be held at 10:45
a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and at 9:30 a.m. Fridays.
commemoration set: In honor of those whose lives were
lost or permanently impacted on September 11, 2001, the Boundary
County Chaplain Corps is hosting a local commemoration at 3 p.m.
Sunday, September 11, at the Boundary County Fairgrounds Pavilion.
Representatives of emergency services agencies will be in
attendance, and the public is urged to attend to remember and
reflect upon one of the most momentous days in the nation’s