There are plenty of things to do in the month of December. Most seem to involve shopping and cutting down and or/decorating trees. If you'd rather read about an iconic Idahoan who protected trees—as well as civil liberties—read on.
NBC News and MSNBC contributor Jonathan Alter will be on hand at the 30th Annual Frank Church Conference to deliver the keynote address. Stay informed and be a responsible citizen. Also, you get to be inside where it is warm.
7:30 p.m. FREE. Boise State University Student Union Building, Jordan Ballroom, 1910 University Dr., Boise, 208-208-426-5800, boisestate.edu.