Upcoming Salons

Salon: Mandela Leadership Institute
Friday, June 28th , 2019, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Mandela Leadership Fellows
This summer, twenty-five young African leaders will call Boise home from June 19 through July 27. They are participants in the US State Department’s prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship, a program that empowers emerging African leaders through course work, leadership training and networking. A total of 700 individuals were selected from over 38,000 applicants based on their commitment to innovation and their ability to facilitate change in their home communities. Boise State University is hosting a Leadership in Public Management cohort, consisting of 25 individuals whose interests include Public Health, Women and Youth Issues, Refugees and Public Policy.


City Club plans to host a Salon with Mandela Leadership Institute Fellows and City Club Members on June 28th, 2019 from 5:30 -7:30 pm at the home residence of City Club president, Jeremy Parkinson.



Time: 5:30 PM -7:30 PM


$25 City Club Member price

$35 Non-member price

$15 Pre-registration student guest price

* student capacity set at 10


Full menu provided for this evening Salon.


Location: The beautiful and spacious backyard of City Club President, Jeremy Parkinson. Personal address will be provided following registration.

Parking: Parking available at residence. Please consider car pooling.



Registration link



Want more time with the Mandela Leadership Fellows, consider signing up to transport our honored guests to this event. Contact the City Club of Boise office for more information, manager@cityclubofboise.org or 208-364-4614.



Boise State is asking for community support in providing cross-cultural activities, assistance with driving to groceries and religious services, mentoring and fundraising. If you are interested in being involved or work for an organization that may be able to sponsor a lunch or reception, please contact Maya Duratovic at 208-426-4238 or mayaduratovic@boisestate.edu.



City Club thanks our Premier Sponsor, Northwest Nazarene University and the NNU School of Business and our Annual sponsor, Idaho Humanities Council.

Upcoming Tours

Tour: Stibnite Gold Project
Friday, August 16, 2019, 8:00am-4:30pm
This tour of the Stibnite Gold Project follows the engaging City Club of Boise Evening Conversation,Mining at the Headwaters of the Salmon River that was held April 9th with Laurel Sayer, CEO of Midas Gold Idaho and Justin Hayes, Program Director for the Idaho Conservation League.



City Club of Boise Members have the opportunity to tour the Stibnite Gold Project.


On the tour, we’ll visit the historic Stibnite Mining District and discuss its role in one of Idaho’s most important industries. We’ll see the former Stibnite town site and observe legacy features of the Stibnite Mine that are still visible today including the Yellow Pine Pit, the former Meadow Creek Mine and mill site, and associated tailings and heap leach facilities. At each of these stops, you will hear the history of the site and see the legacies that have been left behind. Representatives of Midas Gold will be on hand to answer any questions you may have regarding the proposed Stibnite Gold Project.


This tour will cover regional geology, historic mining practices, current site conditions and Midas Golds plans for the Stibnite Gold Project.
  • Yellow Pine Pit Overlook
  • Hanger Flats/HECLA Heap/Blowout Creek
  • Midas on site facilities

    Details: : The tour will depart 7:45AM from the Donnelly office and 8:00AM from The Ashley Inn in Cascade. Midas Gold will provide transportation to the Stibnite site and back to the hotel. We will drive Warm Lake Road-Johnson Creek Road to Yellow Pine for lunch at The Corner Restaurant. The tour will take approximately 1 ½ to 2 hours. Scheduled return to the Ashley Inn is approximately 4:30 pm.
  • Water, sports drinks, snacks and lunch for the tour will be provided compliments of Midas Gold Idaho, Inc.

    Prior to the tour, each participant is required to fill out the following form:



    Tour Details:


    When: Friday, August 16th 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

    Where: Stibnite site. Tour starts at Ashley Inn Cascade, 500 North Main Street, Cascade ID 83611

  • If people are staying in McCall/Donnelly it is easiest to meet at our Midas Gold Office off of Hwy 55 at 7:30 am
  • DEPART: 7:45AM from the Donnelly office and 8AM from The Ashley Inn in Cascade
  • Cost: $15 for CCOB members and $20 for non-members


    What to wear/bring:
  • Sturdy shoes (close toed, no sandals or flip-flops), long pants and sleeved shirts (No sleeveless shirts).
  • A safety briefing and PPE (hard hats, high-visibility vests and safety glasses) will be provided.
  • We also recommend bringing a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses for the tour.

    Information link: http://midasgoldidaho.com/stibnite-project/



    Information for reservations at the Ashley Inn +1 208-382-5621 info@theashleyinn.com 500 North Main Street, Cascade ID 83611


    Pre-registration is requested, by 4 PM on Tuesday, August 13th. This event is limited to 20 attendees. As a City Club of Boise Member-Only Tour, Members are allowed to bring one guest, space permitting.


    Registration Link


    If you are not receiving emails regarding events, please contact our City Club office to update your contact information- we would hate for you to miss anything!



    This tour is available through the generosity of our In-Kind Sponsor: Midas Gold Idaho, Inc.


    City Club thanks Northwest Nazarene University and the NNU School of Business and our Annual sponsor, Idaho Humanities Council.