Slideshow: First Thursday, January 2012


Though January tends to be one of the quieter First Thursdays, Jan. 5's sizable throngs proved that assumption wrong.

Bundled-up folks squeezed in between rows of bookshelves at Rediscovered Bookshop for BW's Fiction 101 reading; they clapped along with Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo dancers at the Idaho State Historical Museum; they smiled at quirky Altoid tin creations at Art Source Gallery; and they marveled at tiny canoes at Bricolage.

If you were unable to make it out for First Thursday, here's a peek at what you missed.