Below is a list of local resources to inform parents/students of regional activities they might find educational or beneficial. I-DEA does not promote or affiliate with any of these organizations. Some of these activities may be eligible for reimbursement per the instructions set forth by the School Handbook.

Activities/Clubs/Recreation

Title
Location
Phone
Website
4H Program
Statewide
Link
American Heritage Girls
Boise
Link
Boise Parks and Rec
Boise
208-384-4240
Link
Boy Scouts of America
Boise
208-376-4411
Link
Caldwell Parks and Rec
Caldwell
208-455-3060
Link
Civil Air Patrol
Boise
Link
Future Farmers of America
Statewide
Link
Girl Scouts
Boise
208-377-2011
Link
Idaho Drug Free Youth
Statewide
208-664-4339
Link
Idaho Family Magazine
Boise
208-854-8347
Link
Idaho Parks and Recreation
Statewide
Link
Meridian Parks and Rec
Meridian
208-888-3579
Link
Nampa Parks and Rec
Nampa
208-468-5890
Link
Roaring Spring Waterpark
Meridian
208-884-8842
Link
Vellotti's Chess Kids
Boise
Link
Wahooz Family Fun Zone
Meridian
208-898-0900
Link

History Related Resources

Title
Location
Phone
Website
Basque Museum & Cultural Center
Boise
208-343-2671
Link
Boise Basin Museum
Idaho City
208-392-4550
Link
Canyon County Historical Museum
Nampa
208-467-7611
Link
Celebration Park
Melba
208-455-6022
Link
Four Rivers Cultural Center
Ontario, OR
541-889-8191
Link
Hispanic Cultural Center of Idaho
Nampa
208-422-0823
Link
Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial
Boise
208-345-0304
Link
Idaho Black History Museum
Boise
208-433-0048
Link
Idaho Historical Museum
Boise
208-334-2120
Link
Idaho Military History Museum
Boise
208-272-4841
Link
Idaho State Capitol
Boise
208-334-5174
Link
Old Idaho Penitentiary
Boise
208-334-2844
Link
Thunder Mountain Line
Horseshoe Bend
208-866-6894
Link
Warhawk Air Museum
Nampa
208-465-6446
Link
World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame
Boise
208-343-7224
Link

Idaho Higher Education

Title
Location
Phone
Website
Colleges & Universities
Statewide
Link
Idaho Scholarships
Statewide
Link
IDEAL - College Savings Program
Statewide
Link

Language Arts Resources

Title
Location
Phone
Website
Ada Community Library – Hidden Springs
Boise
208-229-2665
Link
Ada Community Library – Lake Hazel
Boise
208-229-2665
Link
Ada Community Library – Star
Star
208-286-9755
Link
Ada Community Library – Victory
Boise
208-362-0181
Link
Boise Public Library - Cole & Ustick
Boise
208-570-6900
Link
Boise Public Library - Collister
Boise
208-562-4995
Link
Boise Public Library - Hillcrest
Boise
208-562-4996
Link
Boise Public Library - Main
Boise
208-384-4076
Link
Caldwell Public Library
Caldwell
208-459-3242
Link
Eagle Public Library
Eagle
208-939-6814
Link
Garden City Library
Garden City
208-472-2942
Link
Kuna Library
Kuna
208-922-1025
Link
Meridian Public Library - Cherry Lane
Meridian
208-888-4451
Link
Meridian Public Library - Silverstone
Meridian
208-884-2616
Link
Nampa Public Library
Nampa
208-468-5800
Link
The Cabin
Boise
208-331-8000
Link

Performing/Visual Arts

Title
Location
Phone
Website
Ballet Idaho
Boise
208-343-0556
Link
Boise Art Museum
Boise
208-345-8330
Link
Boise Centre
Boise
208-336-8803
Link
Boise Little Theater
Boise
208-342-5104
Link
Boise Philharmonic
Boise
208-344-7849
Link
Cantus Youth Choir
Eagle
208-954-6254
Link
Capital City Ballet Center
Boise
208-378-9752
Link
CenturyLink Arena
Boise
208-424-2200
Link
City of Boise Dept. of Arts & History
Boise
Link
Dance Arts Academy
Meridian
208-345-4832
Link
BSU Morrison Center Education
Boise
208-426-1609
Link
Expo Idaho
Boise
208-287-5653
Link
Fire & Ice Pottery Studio
Nampa
208-465-7776
Link
Idaho Center
Nampa
208-468-1000
Link
Idaho Dance Theatre
Boise
208-331-9592
Link
Idaho Shakespeare Festival
Boise
208-336-9221
Link
Irish Dance Idaho
Boise
Link
Meridian Symphony Orchestra
Meridian
208-891-2721
Link
Morrison Center for Performing Arts
Boise
208-426-1110
Link
Music Lesson Den
Meridian
208-861-6992
Link
Music Theatre of Idaho
Nampa
208-468-2385
Link
Opera Idaho
Boise
208-345-3531
Link
Taco Bell Arena
Boise
208-426-1900
Link
Xpressions Dance Academy
Nampa
208-466-1229
Link

Science Related Resources

Title
Location
Phone
Website
Boise WaterShed Education Center
Boise
208-489-1284
Link
Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area
Boise NF
208-332-5390
Link
Bruneau Dunes Observatory
Mountain Home
208-366-7919
Link
Bruneau Dunes State Park
Mountain Home
208-366-7919
Link
Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge
Boise
208-378-9752
Link
Discovery Center of Idaho
Boise
208-343-9895
Link
Foothills Learning Center
Boise
208-384-4486
Link
Idaho Botanical Garden
Boise
208-343-8649
Link
Idaho Museum of Mining & Geology
Boise
208-368-9876
Link
Idaho Public Television
Boise
Link
ITD of Aviation Safety & Education
Boise
208-334-8000
Link
Junior Master Gardener
Boise
208-377-2107
Link
Lucky Peak Nursery
Boise NF
208-343-1977
Link
Micron Chip Camp
Boise
Link
MK Nature Center
Boise
208-334-2225
Link
T.C. Bird Planetarium
Boise
208-322-3881
Link
Whittenberger Planetarium
Caldwell
208-459-5211
Link
World Center for Birds of Prey
Boise
208-362-8687
Link
Zoo Boise
Boise
208-384-4260
Link

Sports

Title
Location
Phone
Website
Arabians West
Meridian
208-888-0099
Link
Bodies in Motion
Boise
208-381-0587
Link
Boise Indoor Soccer
Boise
208-321-7336
Link
Boise State University Games Center
Boise
208-426-1456
Link
Boise Young Riders Development Squad
Boise
208-890-3585
Link
Bronco Elite Athletics
Boise
208-389-9005
Link
Dart Warz
Meridian
208-939-3278
Link
Emerald Lanes
Boise
208-344-2695
Link
FC NOVA Soccer Club
Meridian
208-562-1117
Link
Gem State Gymnastics
Boise
208-853-3220
Link
i9Sports
Statewide
Link
Idaho IceWorld
Boise
208-608-7716
Link
Junior Master Gardener
Boise
208-377-2107
Link
Jump Time Idaho
SW Idaho
Link
Karate for Kids
Eagle
208-854-0968
Link
Meridian Police Activities League Soccer
Meridian
208-888-6030
Link
Nampa Recreation Center
Nampa
208-468-5858
Link
North Boise Little League
Boise
Link
Optimist Youth Football and Cheer
SW Idaho
Link
Roller Drome
Nampa
208-466-9905
Link
Sidekicks
Nampa
208-608-0914
Link
South Boise Little League
Boise
Link
Southwest Ada Little League
SW Ada
Link
Tumble Time Gymnastics
Boise
208-375-0063
Link
Treasure Valley YMCA
Treasure Valley
Link
Western Ada Rec District
West Ada
208-887-1730
Link
Westy’s Garden Lanes
Garden City
208-376-6555
Link

Volunteering

Title
Location
Phone
Website
City of Boise Volunteer
Boise
208-608-7600
Link
Congressional Award
Statewide
Link
Habitat for Humanity
Statewide
Link
Idaho Humane Society
Boise
208-342-3508
Link
Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
Boise
208-367-2121
Link
The Idaho Foodbank
Boise
208-336-9643
Link
Volunteer Match
Statewide
Link
Zooteen Volunteer Program
Boise
208-608-7760
Link