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March 2018

Know Your Neighbors

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2306 - Idaho has been a haven for refugees from around the world for nearly 40 years — and during this class, you’ll find out why. Learn about who these refugees are, where they come from, why they’re here, how we can help them, and how they help us enrich our communities.

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A Woman’s Tour of Iran

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2307 - Hear the personal experiences of a local woman who toured the entire country of Iran for two weeks with other women. She shares what she learned wearing traditional attire for women, as well as the rules women must follow in this beautiful country. Try to imagine the trip in three parts: 6,000 years of Persian history, Muslim clerics, and the politics of modern Iran.

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Poetry in the Malmute Saloon

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2058 - Canadian poet Robert Service led a wild, adventurous life. Frontier cowboy and banker, pursued during WWII by the Nazis and Russians, he wrote poems of a different, playful nature about his experiences and the people he encountered. Find out why “The Cremation of Sam McGee,” “The Shooting of Dan McGrew,” and his WWI and Yukon ballads are now classics.

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Traveling with Hillerman

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2308 - Tony Hillerman’s stories are rich in the culture of Navajo, Hopi, Piute, and Zuni. His settings describe the rich landscape of the Four Corners area with color, depth, and insight. We’ll discuss his characters, the significance of his insight into Native American culture, and the pure pleasure of “just a good read”!

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Kitchen Secrets

March 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2309 - Do you have a fantastic kitchen gadget that you rely on? Or maybe a gadget that you have no clue how to use? Join this interactive class as we share our best tools and learn how to use them to save time and money. Be sure to bring your favorite (or most mystifying) kitchen helpers.

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AK49 – The Last Frontier

March 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2310 - After circumnavigating the lower 48 states alone on his motorcycle in 2016, Jerry Finnegan took his spirit of adventure for an encore trip: A tour of Alaska via the Alcan Highway. Enjoy first-hand tales of travel and amazing photos during this travelogue presentation.

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April 2018

Documentary Film Club

April 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 7, 2018

AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2311 - If you love documentaries — and engaging in lively discussions — this club is for you! This club has been going strong for two years. At the first meeting (1-2:30pm) we’ll brainstorm documentary selections. Last semester’s films included showstoppers like “The War You Don’t See,” “Night Will Fall,” and “Trash Dance.” If you can’t attend the kickoff class, we’ll keep you posted on movie selections. 2311-1 APRIL 2 1-3:30PM 2311-2 APRIL 16 1-3:30PM 2311-3 APRIL 23 1-3:30PM 2311-4…

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Shop Class: Car Basics for Everyone

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tune Tech Fairview, 9225 West Fairview Ave.
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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#2221 - Are you tired of mechanics taking advantage of you? Do they talk over your head about your car’s problems? Wish you knew more about how to maintain your own car? You need to attend shop class! This three-session class will cover basic car parts and their functions, car systems fundamentals, diagnostics, mechanic lingo, car buying tips, how to identify puzzling car noises, and more. April 14, 21, 28

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Documentary Film Club

April 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Course (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 7, 2018

AARP Idaho, C.W. Moore Plaza 250 South 5th Street #800
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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Free

#2311 - If you love documentaries — and engaging in lively discussions — this club is for you! This club has been going strong for two years. At the first meeting (1-2:30pm) we’ll brainstorm documentary selections. Last semester’s films included showstoppers like “The War You Don’t See,” “Night Will Fall,” and “Trash Dance.” If you can’t attend the kickoff class, we’ll keep you posted on movie selections. 2311-1 APRIL 2 1-3:30PM 2311-2 APRIL 16 1-3:30PM 2311-3 APRIL 23 1-3:30PM 2311-4…

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Intro to Screen Writing – (That Movie In Your Head)

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Meridian Silverstone Amenity Center, 3405 E. Overland Rd.
Meridian, ID 83642 United States
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#2217 - Ever had a great idea for a movie but didn’t know how to get it down on paper? It’s never too late to learn! This class will cover the basics of how to get started on a screenplay: Getting organized, developing your idea into a story, creating your characters, improving your craft, and marketing your talent.

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