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Register for Kindergarten Readiness Program in Rupert

RUPERT — A free six-week summer program to help children get ready for kindergarten will take place from 9 to 11:30 a.m. July 2 to Aug. 8, with the exception of July 4. It will meet on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in the Parish Hall behind St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church at the corner of Sixth and I streets in Rupert.

Arts and Humanities Scholarship recipients announced

KETCHUM — The Sun Valley Center for the Arts has announced the winners of its 2019 Arts and Humanities Scholarship program which provides monetary awards to local students and educators to help advance their education and experience in the arts. A private reception to honor this year’s scholarship winners was held April 9.

Blaine County School District named one the nation’s best for music education

HAILEY — The National Association of Music Merchants Foundation has recognized the Blaine County School District as a Best Community for Music Education. It is one of the 623 school districts in 41 states so honored, out of the nation’s more than 13,000 school districts.

BLM seeks artist-in-residence

BOISE — The Bureau of Land Management has announced an opportunity to be the next artist-in-residence in the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area. The program offers professional artists the opportunity to pursue their art, inspired by the majesty of Idaho public lands.

Blaine County School District named one the nation’s best for music education

HAILEY — The National Association of Music Merchants Foundation has recognized the Blaine County School District as a Best Community for Music Education. It is one of the 623 school districts in 41 states so honored, out of the nation’s more than 13,000 school districts.

BLM seeks artist-in-residence

BOISE — The Bureau of Land Management has announced an opportunity to be the next artist-in-residence in the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area. The program offers professional artists the opportunity to pursue their art, inspired by the majesty of Idaho public lands.

Company of Fools brings Stages of Wonder to schools

KETCHUM — Company of Fools has announced its 22nd year of Stages of Wonder — an in-school dramatic arts program that has served as the theater curriculum in local elementary schools since 1997. It emphasizes theater as an essential component in the development of the whole child.

Idaho Commerce opens Regional Travel and Convention Grant Program

BOISE — The Idaho Department of Commerce-Tourism Development is now accepting applications for the Idaho Regional Travel and Convention Grant Program for the 2019 cycle.