- Kelsey Hawes
- Scores of refugees are resettled into the Pacific Northwest every year. World Refugee Day, with celebrations on Boise Grove Plaza, celebrate their inclusion each summer.
The Library! at Hillcrest will play host to representatives from the Boise offices of the International Rescue Committee - Jessie Berner, IRC medical caseworker, Dauda Balubwila, IRC case manager and Hadiel Mohamed, IRC employment specialist. Following a brief presentation, on the agency's work, an open discussion will examine Boise's diverse community. The event runs from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m.
The Boise Library's "Conversations!" series which engages community conversations on current issues in what library officials say is safe and welcoming setting.