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Note:  The Boundary County Board of Commissioners meets from 9:00 a.m. til 5:00 p.m. each Monday and Tuesday.
Thursday, May 21
A driver safety course will be taught on Thursday, May 21, at the Senior Center at 6635 Lincoln on the South Hill. The class is open to all ages, but it is geared toward people 50 years and older.

Attendees learn new safety tips in this six hour course, starting at 9:00 a.m. They also benefit from premium reductions for their auto insurance for a three year period.

The cost is $15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members. Class size is limited to 15 people (two people have already reserved seats). Call Orrin Everhart at 208-267-6284 to pre-register for this class.
Friday, May 22
As part of Memorial Day weekend, The American Legion will be placing Flags on Veteran's Graves at Grandview Cemetery on Friday, May 22 at 5:00 p.m. The Community is invited to help us out.

Monday, May 25 - Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Service - The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. from the Boundary County Fairgrounds. Anyone wishing to participate please be at the Fairgrounds by 9:30am. The Memorial Service will begin following the parade at Grandview Cemetery
The Boundary County Human Rights Task Force will meet May 22 at 4:30 p.m. at the Panhandle Health Building.
Monday, May 25
Memorial Day
Memorial Day Parade begins at 10:00 a.m., and runs from the Boundary County Fairgrounds, into downtown, and down Main Street.  After the parade, all are invited to a special Memorial Day Remembrance Service at Grandview Cemetery, which will begin approximately half an hour after the parade.
Thursday, May 28
Last day of school attendance for BFHS seniors, Class of 2015
Saturday, May 30
Graduation for Bonners Ferry High School Class of 2015, 1:00 p.m. at the BFHS football field.
Thurday, June 4
Last day of school for all Boundary County public schools.  Classes dismissed at 12:30 p.m.
Eighth Grade Graduation, Boundary County Middle School gymnasium, 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 6
Borders 3 Jamboree, sponsored by Bonners Ferry Rod Benders.  Car Show held on Main Street (and other streets) in downtown Bonners Ferry.  Registration open 8:00 a.m. until noon, and costs $20.  A registration form is available at the website:  www.Idahorodbenders.com.  Door prizes awarded throughout the day.  Trophy ceremony is at 3:00 p.m.  First 150 cars receive a goodie bag with tons of stuff and a free T-shirt.
Friday, June 12
The Dance Studio’s spring recital “It’s Showtime,” scheduled for Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bonners Ferry High School Auditorium

Tickets are available at Mountain Mike’s, Bonners Books, or at the door. All seats are $7. For more information, contact: 208-267-5256.
Saturday, June 13
Hey, it's Free Fishing Day in Idaho all day today!  For more information, click here to read all the details.
Kootenai River Run.  5K course and 10K course.  Both begin at the Fairgrounds.  Cost $20 with a T-shirt, $10 without a T-shirt.  Entries accepted on the morning of the race with no late fee, however to assure receipt of T-shirt entry must be received by June 1.  Registration at Fairgrounds parking lot from 7:30 til 8:45 a.m..  Pre-registration at www.kootenairiverrun.com.  Pre-registered runners can pick up packets June 12 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Mugsy's, or can pick them up day of race at the Fairgrounds.  Door prizes during the awards ceremony, with Grand Prize a $100 gift certificate toward purchase of running shoes.

Race begins at 9:00 a.m. 
For more information:  208-290-7039 or 208-267-5776 or 208-597-1431 OR
email:  jkcomman@gmail.com or  bonnersbonn@gmail.com
The Dance Studio’s spring recital “It’s Showtime,” scheduled for Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bonners Ferry High School Auditorium

Tickets are available at Mountain Mike’s, Bonners Books, or at the door. All seats are $7. For more information, contact: 208-267-5256.
Wednesday, August 19 - Saturday, August 22
Boundary County Fair!  This year's Fair Theme:     HOMEWhere the Heart Is
Saturday, September 12
Kootenai River Ride (Bicycle Ride), sponsored by the Rotary Club.  Rides are as follows:
100K begins at 8:00 a.m.;   60K begins at 9:00 a.m.;   16K begins at 9:30 a.m.
Open to cyclists of all ages and skill levels.  Families are encouraged to ride.  Prizes!  Food!  Entertainment!
Register on line at www.KootenaiRiverRide.com (or you can print registration forms from the site).
 
 
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