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Aug
23
Thu
Tracy Andrus Press Conference @ Cecil D Andrus Park
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join the Snake River Alliance for a Press Conference surrounding Don’t Waste Idaho at Cecil D Andrus Park. Tracy Andrus will be speaking at noon and this will be a great opportunity to learn more about the campaign!

Aug
30
Thu
Pocatello Don’t Waste Idaho Forum and Speak Out @ The College Market
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for an educational forum and citizen speak-out on nuclear waste shipments from Hanford, WA to the Idaho National Lab. Hear from the experts and then make your comments. Your comments will be recorded and shared with Attorney General Wasden and Governor Otter. This is an all-ages event.

Learn more this critical issue and sign the Don’t Waste Idaho petition to Attorney General Wasden at www.DontWasteIdaho.com

Sep
4
Tue
Twin Falls Don’t Waste Idaho Forum and Speak Out @ Twin Falls Public Library
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for an educational forum and citizen speak-out on nuclear waste shipments from Hanford, WA to the Idaho National Lab. Hear from the experts and then make your comments. Your comments will be recorded and shared with Attorney General Wasden and Governor Otter. This is an all-ages event.

Learn more this critical issue and sign the Don’t Waste Idaho petition to Attorney General Wasden at www.DontWasteIdaho.com

Sep
8
Sat
Eilen Jewell Backyard Benefit Concert @ Young/Johnson Residence
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for a evening of song and dance with one of Idaho’s brightest stars and Snake River Alliance board member, Eilen Jewell – Queen of the Minor Key.

Eilen and her band will captivate you in a gorgeous outdoor Idaho setting for an intimate backyard concert. The solarized Young/Johnson Residence won the Mayor’s Excellence in Design Award, so come a little early to roam the gardens, check out the solar panels, and have a glass of wine or cold beer with friends.

Special Admission opens at 5pm
General Admission opens at 6pm
Concert begins at 7pm

With a special admission ticket, you will enjoy a social hour with Eilen Jewell, with seasonal appetizers and an open craft beer and wine bar.

At 6pm, general admission admittance opens. There will be a beer and wine garden open to adults 21+ for a $10 donation.

Silent auction items will be available for bidding before the concert.

Tickets are available online by clicking the green “Tickets” button. If you need help purchasing, please call (208) 344-9161 or email lford@snakeriveralliance.org.

We hope to see you there!

 

Sep
13
Thu
Fiction Reading with Mitch Wieland @ MING Studios
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Boise State Professor Mitch Wieland will read from his new novel set in Japan in the aftermath of Fukushima Daiichi. Excerpts from the novel have appeared in The Missouri Review, and received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Christopher Isherwood Foundation, the Idaho Commission on the Arts, and the Boise State Arts and Humanities Institute.

Mitch Wieland is the author of two critically acclaimed novels. His short stories have appeared in The Southern Review, The Kenyon Review, TriQuarterly, Best of the West, and The Yale Review, among a dozen other literary journals. He co-founded the MFA program in creative writing at Boise State, and served as it director for ten years. He currently edits the award-winning Idaho Review, and teaches in the MFA and BFA programs in fiction writing and narrative arts.

Find out more about Mitch Wieland at mitchwieland.com.

Sep
22
Sat
HOLDING WHAT CAN’T BE HELD Fundraising Dinner and Art Auction 2018 @ MING Studios
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dine in an outdoor courtyard beside the gallery space and meet the artists of this compelling exhibition.

Enjoy the DJ stylings of “The Professor” Jonathan Sadler, a glass of wine or hard cider, and a spectacular dinner of all local food prepared by Peaceful Belly Farm. Meat and vegetarian options will be available as well as dessert. All is gluten free except the cookies! Selected exhibition pieces will be available for auction or purchase.

Proceeds will support Holding What Cant Be Held 2019.

Sep
25
Tue
On The Tracks: A Conversation @ MING Studios
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for a conversation between two anti nuclear activists who have been protesting the existence of nuclear weapons, nuclear power and battling the movement of nuclear waste across state lines for decades.

Beatrice Brailsford is currently the Nuclear Programs Director for the Snake River Alliance and Chuck David is a member of the Rocky Flats Truth Force, a grass-roots violent anti-nuclear group. The talk will be presented alongside an assemblage of nuclear protest objects in an art installation inspired by the activists.

Moderated by artist Amy O’Brien.

Oct
11
Thu
Don’t Waste Idaho Petition Delivery @ Idaho State Capitol
Oct 11 @ 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Please join us at the Statehouse in Boise as we deliver the petitions to Attorney General Lawrence Wasden.

You and 3000 other concerned people have signed the petition asking the Attorney General to oppose shipments of nuclear waste from Hanford, WA.

It’s time to show the AG how much support there is for the 1995 Nuclear Settlement Agreement that tightly restricts shipment of nuclear waste to Idaho.

Nov
10
Sat
Join us for our Annual Boise Fall Harvest Dinner @ Ahavath Beth Israel
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Celebrate Autumn with the Alliance this November!

Warm yourself with lively flavors of  Goodness Land   أرض الخير     Arabic cuisine, savor a glass wine, beer or hot cider, dessert, boogie to the Country Club, and check out the great goods at the silent auction all at Ahavath Beth Israel in Boise. 

  • Members $20
  • Non-members $25
  • Youth 5-17 $10
  • Veterans and Children under 5 FREE

Buy your tickets here or please RSVP by email or phone – (208) 344-9161 or lford@snakeriveralliance.org

Thank you to our donors and community partners! 

 

 

Nov
13
Tue
#GivingTuesday
Nov 13 @ 7:03 pm – 8:03 pm

Coming up… #GivingTuesday, the global day of giving!

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.

Consider giving your family and friends the gift of membership this season while at the same time protecting Idaho’s largest freshwater aquifer from nuclear waste and promoting clean energy.