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May 23, 2014

By Tetona Dunlap, The Times-News, Twin Falls, Idaho

May 23--The Lincoln County Historical Society it holding its annual Live History Days Saturday and Sunday on the Lincoln County Courthouse lawn and at the Lincoln County Museum.

The annual event features vendors, demonstrations, and displays that represent Lincoln County's past. The weekend also marks the opening of the Museum for the season.

A Fireman's Breakfast will take place at 7 a.m. Saturday at the Lincoln County Community Center, 201 South Beverly. At noon, there will be a parade that will travel around the town. Starting at 11a.m. each day, vendors, demonstrations and the museum will open to the public. The Lincoln County Historical Museum will be open from Memorial Day Weekend to October. For more information about Live History Days or about the Museum you can contact Salli Hubbs at 208-316-1003 or visit the Historical Society Website at

On Saturday, Builders West from Bellevue is sponsoring a fundraiser dinner at 6 p.m. at the Lincoln County Community Center located at the fairgrounds in Shoshone. Entertainment will start at 6:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchase at 2nd Time Around Antique Mall in Shoshone, from Lost N Lava members, online at or at the door. Pre-event tickets are $10 or at the door for $15. All money raised will go toward the fifth annual Lost N Lava Cowboy Gathering Sept. 19-21 in Shoshone.

A new art show called "Ebb & Flow" is now open and will run through July 12 at the Jean B. King Gallery inside the Herrett Center. The works have been selected from the College of Southern Idaho's permanent collection and each features water in some way, whether it's a seascape, river, or close-up reflections in a pool.

The Faulkner Planetarium is starting a couple of new shows. "Back to the Moon for Good" will show for the first time at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday and then every Tuesday and Saturday after its opening. Then a new double feature program will begin at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with "Cosmic Colors: An Adventure Along the Spectrum" and "Solar Quest." It will run Wednesday afternoons until Labor Day.


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