Events

September 14, 2020

Bid for the West!

An online auction benefiting our work fighting for the treasured public lands, waterways, fish and wildlife of the American West. Advocates for the West is excited to announce an online auction in support of our legal battles against the Trump Administration’s efforts to roll back our bedrock environmental laws and sell off our public lands to the highest industry bidder. Thanks…

September 1, 2020

September Showing of the Confluence Project at Coiled Wine Bar

Join Advocates for the West and Boise artist Rachel Teannalach for the public viewing of “Confluence” throughout the month of September at the Coiled Wine Bar in Downtown Boise. Where: Coiled Wine Bar, 813 W Bannock St, Boise, ID 83702 When: September 2020 Cost: Free “Confluence” is a collaboration between artist Rachel Teannalach and Advocates…

August 29, 2020

The Confluence Project at the Salmon Festival

The Sawtooth Salmon Festival is an annual tradition hosted by the Sawtooth Interpretive and Historical Association (SIHA) and Idaho Rivers United in beautiful Stanley, Idaho. This year, Advocates for the West will join the event along with Teannalach and the Confluence Project. We hope to see you for a day of festivities focusing on wild Idaho, wild rivers and wild…

August 23, 2020

Confluence Project Outdoor Salon & Case Discussion at the Stanley Museum

Join artist Rachel Teannalach and Advocates for the West for an outdoor viewing of the “Confluence Project” — a series of painting depicting scenes along the salmon migration route from the Sawtooth Valley to the Pacific Ocean. Meet Teannalach and get the latest from Advocates for the West’s Executive Director, Laird Lucas, on our work…

July 25, 2020

Confluence – Public Exhibition at 34th Street Marketplace

Join Advocates for the West and artist Rachel Teannalach for an exhibition of “Confluence” at 34th Street Marketplace in Garden City, ID. The event is open to the public. Masks and social distancing required. Find the event flyer here. Where: 34th Street Marketplace, 303 E. 34th Street, Garden City ID. When: Saturday, July 25, 2020 from 5 to 8pm…

May 7, 2020

Idaho Gives 2020

This one-day fundraiser in celebration of Idaho nonprofits has been expanded this year, running now until May 7th. You can give our public lands, waterways and wildlife a fierce defense by supporting Advocates for the West! We have an exciting opportunity this Idaho Gives to double a $50,000 grant from the Tzo-Nah Fund. Every gift we receive…

April 22, 2020

Postponed: Running Around the Wilderness State – A Yearlong Journey Exploring Idaho’s Protected Wilderness

POSTPONED: Celebrate Earth Day with Advocates for the West! In 2019, AFW Staff Attorney, Bryan Hurlbutt, ran 12 marathons — one in each of Idaho’s wilderness areas. Join us for Bryan’s presentation on each of his adventures and the legal issues surrounding the state’s congressionally designated wilderness area. Where: Idaho Mountain Touring, 1310 W Main…

June 19, 2020

Postponed: “Confluence” Public Opening – Colter’s Creek Tasting Room, Moscow

*Subject to postponement due to cvd-19. Stay tuned as life unfolds. Join Advocates for the West and artist Rachel Teannalach for the opening of “Confluence” at Colter’s Creek Winery in Moscow, ID. The show’s opening will be a part of Moscow’s Art Walk on June 19th, and will remain on display until July 5th. Where: Colter’s…