Wednesday October 10 Eastern Traditions; Western Expressions at the Boise Art Museum illustrates ties between ancient Asian art and contemporary works. Through January 6.
Thursday October 11 AKC Dog Show at the Boise Fairgrounds today through Sunday. Fans of sheep, natural fiber weaving and Western Americana will enjoy the Trailing of the Sheep Festival this weekend in Hailey and Ketchum, Idaho. Fiber weaving workshop begins Thursday.
Friday October 12 The Moon is in its last quarter. It is waning. 40th Annual Quilt Show begins today in Aurora, Oregon and continues through Sunday the 21st. Trailing of the Sheep Festival is this weekend in Hailey and Ketchum, Idaho. Local chefs will offer free samples of their best lamb recipes Friday evening. AKC Dog Show at the Boise Fairgrounds through Sunday. Portland Area Rock and Gem Show at the county fairgrounds in Hillsboro today through Sunday.
Fun Fair at Broadview University, Meridian, 3 to 7 PM today. Carnival activities and food for 25 cents each to benefit the Hope’s Door crisis shelter. Broadview University is at 750 E. Gala Court south of Overland Road between Eagle Road and Meridian Road. The Eagle, Idaho Volunteer Firefighters are putting on “Haunted Woods”, a mile-long walk by the Boise River where ghosts and monsters congregate. Opens every Friday and Saturday at dusk until Halloween. $10 for adults, $6 for kids 5 years and up.
Saturday October 13 Folklife fair 10 AM to 4 PM in Hailey, sheepdog trials all day. Fall Kite Festival in Lincoln City today. It’s the Birdfest Migratory Bird Festival today and Sunday at the Carey Unit of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge west of Ridgefield, Washington. Take I-5 north from Vancouver, then west on Hwy 501. The Pumpkin Liner of the Thunder Mountain Line at Horseshoe Bend, Idaho is chugging to the pumpkin patch on weekends this month. Call (208) 793-4425 for tickets.
The Molalla, Oregon Museum is holding an Apple Festival today from 10 AM to 4 PM with living history demonstrations, music and food.
Sunday October 14 Tailing of the Sheep parade through Ketchum at noon. “Bodies Revealed” exhibit at the Discovery Center of Idaho through March 31. Portland Area Rock and Gem Show at the county fairgrounds in Hillsboro ends today.
Monday October 15 New Moon. The Moon is waxing. 40th Annual Quilt Show in Aurora, Oregon continues through Sunday the 21st.
Tuesday October 16 The Moon is in its first quarter. It is waxing. It’s World Food Day.