8 DAYS OUT Odds & Ends SYRINGA SOUND CHORUS— Women’s four-part a cappella harmony chorus offering a Christmas chorus for Treasure Valley women who love to sing. 6:30 p.m. FREE. Meadow Lakes Village Senior Center, 650 Arbor Circle, Meridian. TEAM TRIVIA NIGHT—Play trivia in teams for fun and prizes. 8 p.m. FREE. Bad Irish, 199 N. Eighth St., Boise, 208-338-8939, www.badirish.com.
FRIDAY OCT. 1 Festivals & Events SCARECROW STROLL—See Wednesday. $2-$4, IBG members and ages 5 and younger FREE. Idaho Botanical Garden, 2355 N. Penitentiary Road, Boise, 208-343-8649, www.idahobotanicalgarden.org.
BYE BYE BIRDIE—See Thursday. 6:15 p.m. Price varies. Knock ‘Em Dead Dinner Theatre, 415 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, 208-3850021, www.kedproductions.org. REDLIGHT VARIETY SHOW— Blacklisted, the newest burlesque show from Red Light. $10. Neurolux, 111 N. 11th, Boise, 208-3430886, www.neurolux.com.
WSPS ANNUAL WINTER PREMIERE—Kick back and start the snowboarding season off with a viewing of In Color and Cheers. Free barbecue and prizes. 7 p.m. FREE. Water Ski Pro Shop, 3725 W. Chinden Blvd., Boise, 208-3363270, www.waterskiproshop.net.
LYNN BERG: BARITONE AND DEL PARKINSON: PIANO—Part of the Faculty Artist Series. An evening of music to honor composer Robert Schumann’s birth. 7:30 p.m. $3-$5, 208-426-3980. Morrison Center Recital Hall, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise State campus, Boise.
FIRST FRIDAY ART IN EAGLE— Take a stroll through downtown Eagle and visit local merchants and galleries along the way. First Friday invites the public to stop in to shop and enjoy drinks, art and music. 4-9 p.m. Downtown Eagle, Old State Street and Eagle Road, Eagle.
SAXOPHOBIA—Traces the history of the saxophone through words, music and humor, while playing tribute to jazz legends. Part of the Student Union Performance Series. 8 p.m. $5-$15, Boise State Special Events Center, 1800 University Drive, Boise, 208-426-4636. sub. boisestate.edu.
TERRY TURRELL EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION—Opening and reception for native Idaho artist Terry Turrell’s work. 6-8 p.m. Stewart Gallery, 1110 W. Jefferson, Boise, 208-433-0593, www.stewartgallery.com.
Food & Drink
AUTUMN ROMANCE— Boise Philharmonic’s ﬁrst performance of the season. See Picks, Page 49. 8 p.m. $23-$43. Brandt Center at NNU, 707 Fern St., Nampa, 208-467-8790.
DOGTOBERFEST—Beer and food pairings courtesy of Emilio’s and Flying Dog Brewery. Ages 21 and older. 6 p.m. $55. The Grove Hotel, 245 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise, 208-333-8000.
WORKS OF FICTION ARTIST RECEPTION— Artist reception for Sue Latta whose work comprises the show “Works of Fiction,” which will be on display through November. See Picks, Page 49. 7 p.m. Visual Arts Collective, 3638 Osage St., Garden City, 208-424-8297, www.visualartscollective.com.
Literature THE MEPHAM GROUP
LITERATURE FOR LUNCH—Discussion about Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Inﬁdel, a memoir about a young woman’s desire to avoid an arranged marriage. Noon. FREE. Boise Public Library, 715 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise, 208-384-4200, www.boisepubliclibrary.org.
Citizen CARATS FOR CARING GIRLS NIGHT OUT—Wine tasting, appetizers, pampering, ﬁne shopping, silent auction, door prizes with a diamond necklace as the grand prize to beneﬁt “Un-Limbited” teen amputee summer/ winter camps, held through the Salt Lake City Shrine Hospital for Children. 5 p.m. $30. El Korah Shrine Center, 1118 W. Idaho St., Boise, www.elkorah.org.
Odds & Ends
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BOISE CAFE LATIN NIGHTS— Get a basic Latin dance lesson at 9 p.m. and then commence salsa-ing it up to music from a live DJ while enjoying drinks and snacks. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $5. Boise Cafe, 219 N. 10th St., Boise, 208-343-3397.
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Complete the grid so each row, column and 3-by-3 box (in bold borders) contains every digit 1 to 9. For strategies on how to solve Sudoku, visit www.sudoku.org.uk. Go to www.boiseweekly.com and look under odds and ends for the answers to this week’s puzzle. And don’t think of it as cheating. Think of it more as simply double-checking your answers.
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