twin falls county historical society museum

Historical museum hosts Williams-Brackett

CURRY — Kimberly Williams-Brackett will speak to museum visitors Saturday about her great-great grandfather John D. Nims, founder of the North Side News in 1908. His son Harry was also in the newspaper business. As keepers of the record, these men chronicled births, deaths, failures and successes of the Magic Valley community. Williams-Brackett will discuss how and why she became involved in writing “Keepers of the Record” and will autograph copies.

Learn about local geology Saturday

TWIN FALLS — Learn about the fascinating geologic events that shaped the unique landscapes of south-central Idaho. College of Southern Idaho Professor Shawn Willsey will speak about the topic at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Twin Falls County Historical Society Museum, 21337 U.S. 30 between Twin Falls and Filer. Admission is free.