November 2019

An old-fashioned Parade, Celebration, and hometown Rodeo during White Bird Days on Father’s Day weekend in mid-June is always wildly popular. Other fun, family events range from a Sausage Feed in March, to Art Shows & Sales, Chili Cook-Offs, and more. Check this website for contact information about our events and family festivals occurring throughout the year in White Bird, Idaho.

Community events and festivals occur frequently in White Bird, Idaho and in addition to the annual Festival & Parade in mid June, range from trap shoots, to Easter Egg Hunts, bike rides, a Halloween youth party, the Rebekah Turkey Dinner, and Christmas programs….there’s a lot going on in this small town in north central Idaho.


November – 2019

Fitness

Fit and Fall Proof Classes™ meet each Monday and Wednesday, 2 – 3 p.m. at Pleasant View Baptist Church. Classes provide older adults a friendly and safe exercise program developed to help reduce the risk of falling. Improve your balance, strength and mobility. Meet new friends and have fun!!! Call 839.2261 or 839.2866 for more information…or just stop by, no registration required. There is no charge for these classes!


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Daylight Savings Time Ends

DST ends on Sunday, November 3, at 2 a.m. Remember to set your clocks back 1 hour.


Calendar clipart day 5 of monthRemember to Vote!

Thinking isn’t agreeing or disagreeing. That’s voting. (Robert Frost)
Voters in White Bird will be voting to fill two City Council seats. The candidates are: Donna Sickels Ingerson, Barbara O’Nash, John Collins, Darrel “Smiley” Lindsey and Josi Pilant. The Idaho Free Press has bios of these candidates. Become informed. Polling stations will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.


Calendar clipart day 7 of monthMobile Food Bank, First Thursday, November 7, noon, at the school. Call Leah Harvey, 839.2285, if you have any questions or would like to volunteer.

 

Community Meeting to Plan for a White Bird Christmas at the IOOF Hall

Join the Chamber for a community meeting to plan activities for the Holidays. Let’s make this the best White Bird Christmas event ever!!! Refreshments will be available. Put on your thinking caps and come up with some exciting ideas. Please attend this evening of exchange.  Share your ideas; meet someone new…


Calendar clipart day 9 of monthAnnual Woodcutting “Party”

American Legion Post #152 and White Bird Medical & Relief will co-sponsor a woodcutting “party” as they did last year. Help others with your chopping skills. Place: Gregory Creek Rd (near Dallas Robinettt’s). Provide those in need of winter wood and unable to provide it for themselves. Lunch provided. This is the season of giving!


Calendar clipart day 11 of monthVeterans Day, Monday, November 11

Thank a Veteran for his/her service.  The Land of the Free…because of the Brave.
The American Legion plans a short ceremony at the park at 11:11. There are 32 names to be added to the wall and the additional bricks which people have purchased.


Calendar clipart day 17 of monthRebekah Thanksgiving Dinner – Sunday, November 17

Don’t miss out!!!  Come to the IOOF Hall and treat yourself to a wonderful dinner on November 17.  Turkey and all the trimmings.  Everything is delicious and at a very reasonable price!  Bingo starts at 10 a.m.; dinner begins at noon.


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Rifle and Pistol Turkey Shoot, Saturday, November 23

White Bird Gun Club.  Everyone is welcome on Saturday, November 23.  Sight-in at 8 a.m.; competition at 9 a.m. (PST).  $1.00 per contest.  All types of guns: rifles, shotguns, pistols…  Call Dave Cook, 208.628.3759, for more details.


Calendar clipart day 30 of monthSmall Business Saturday, November 30

“Saturday, November 30, is Small Business Saturday® – a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their communities. Please join the SBA and organizations across the country in supporting your local small business. It’s the annual holiday shopping tradition that gets communities everywhere out in support of their favorite small businesses.” Remember to Shop Small!

Riggins Christmas Bazaar, November 30

Also on Saturday, November 30, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Mountain Time) at the Riggins Community Center.  Vendors are needed.  Space rental is $30 (bring your own table). Contact Joni Shepherd for more information, 208.628.4084 or 208.859.4725.  Reserve some time to begin your Christmas shopping! Gift items, crafts, jams and jellies and holiday foods.