29 Aug Up and coming events at the Idaho’s own jewel in the crown, the Botanical Garden
Here’s a sampling of the goins’ on at IBG in September. Take a look at the new events calendar to the right to see what else is happening around here……..garden wise.
September 11 – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. $4 members & non-members. Pre-registration limited to 60 people.
Harry Orchardâ€™s place in Idaho history was defined by his assassination of Governor Frank Steunenberg and the subsequent trial of his alleged co-conspirators. Byron Johnson will give a talk on the William Haywood trial, with emphasis on Harry Orchardâ€™s role. Tours at the Old Idaho Penitentiary State Historic Site and the Idaho State Historical Society Public Archives and Research Library will discuss Harry Orchardâ€™s life at the Old Pen and the historical aspects of the Haywood trial.
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 6:30 p.m. â€“ John Bieterâ€™s talk focuses on three generations of Basques in Idaho, from 1890 to the present and will examine how each generation had a different perspective on their culture and a different experience in Idaho.