Save the Bees: Creating a Sanctuary for Pollinators in Your Own Backyard

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In addition to the non-native honeybees, there are over 3,500 species of native bees in the United States. Unfortunately, the population of bees is declining at an alarming rate. In fact, the entire world is experiencing a shortage of bees. Last year, one third of bee colonies in the United States died. The average over [...]

Old Time Square Dance April 29

Old Time Square Dance on Saturday April 29, 7 to 9 pm, with live band and caller Hokum Hi-Flyers from Boise, at the Grange Hall, 609 South 3rd Avenue in Hailey. Pay at the door: $12 for adults, $6 for teenagers. Free for accompanied kids 12 and under. Attendance is limited to 70 people. Please [...]

Seed Saving for Edibles and Flowers April 26

Basic Seed Saving for Edibles and Native Wild Flowers: Weds. April 26, 6 – 7:30 pm at the Ketchum Community Library main Lecture Room. Learn how to save seeds from your home garden or landscape and why it is important to do so.  This informative class will be presented by John Caccia, co-founder of Rocky [...]

Earth Day Celebrations Sat. April 22

Earth Day will be celebrated on Saturday April 22, in Hailey in the morning and in Ketchum in the afternoon. Seed, Garden and Local Food Fair at the Ketchum  Community Library from 3 – 6 pm.  Several organizations will share information about their summer plans and events. The event is sponsored by the Wood River [...]