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Bosnian Culture & Cuisine

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JUMP Loft, Share Studio, & Move Studio

Jack's Urban Meeting Place

1000 W. Myrtle St.

Boise, ID 83702

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Learn about Bosnian culture and its prevalence in the Treasure Valley in this multi-station program featuring food, dance, and history. Get to explore the unique spaces of the JUMP building while rotating through three interactive sessions:


Share Studio:

Participants will be able to see how traditional Bosnian food is prepared and have the opportunity to make flaky and delicate phyllo dough followed by delicious samples.

Move Studio:

The Mladi Behar dance ensemble will perform a traditional dance, explain the historical relavence, and provide simple instructions for those participants interested in learning a few new Bosnian folk dance moves.

The Loft:

Bosnian author Edvin Subašić will read from his work and discuss Bosnian heritage, history, and the refugee experience. There will also be an introduction by the American poet and writer, JR Walsh.


Participants will be divided into three groups and rotate through each 30 minute session. All ages welcome. Children 5 years and younger are free. Registration ends Tuesday, January 21st.


When: Thursday, January 23rd, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Where: JUMP Share Studio in the 1st floor lobby, The Loft, & Move Studio on the 5th floor

Cost: $20

What to Expect: Participants will be divided into three groups and rotate through each 30 minute sessions.

*When you participate in a program or activity at JUMP, you agree to our Personal Release Statement.


The Mladi Behar The Bosnian and Herzegovinian Cultural Center of Idaho is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that has been operating in Boise for the last 20 years. They work to preserve, promote, and perpetuate the Bosnian culture and heritage in Boise and have performed at over 100 venues in the Treasure Valley and around the US. In addition they have organized cooking classes, educational programs, Bosnian language training for children, and music events. Except for the artistic directors all of the staff are volunteers who give their time to help educate the public about this unique culture that has made Idaho their new home.

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What is JUMP?

JUMP – or Jack’s Urban Meeting Place – is a not-for-profit, interactive creative center and community gathering place in the heart of downtown Boise. Please go to jumpboise.org to learn more and join our newsletter so you are in the know on fun, spontaneous happenings at JUMP.

JUMP is a dynamic and innovative space and safety is our first priority. Please monitor your children and keep them safe at all times.

Personal Release Statement: I understand that the activities and services related to my participation may have an element of hazard or inherent danger and I take full responsibility for my actions and physical condition. I agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless JUMP and its directors, officers, contractors and employees from any liability loss, cost or expense (including, but not limited to, attorney’s fees, medical and ambulance costs) that I may incur while participating in the activities. JUMP will not tolerate any unlawful use of copyright material. Liability for such unauthorized use shall rest solely with the producer. The participant further agrees to hold harmless JUMP for damages arising out of such claims. I assume the liability of and agree to compensate JUMP for any damages other than normal wear and tear of the facility and equipment. When entering the JUMP premises, you are entering an area where photography, audio and video recording will occur. By entering these premises, you consent to all recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for any JUMP purpose. I further waive my rights to all claims in connection with any JUMP publication, regardless of its purpose. JUMP is not responsible for replacing lost, misplaced, stolen or damaged belongings and valuables; therefore, JUMP recommends that visitors bring only essential items to the facility.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

You may bus, bike, drive, walk, skip, etc. Check Boise's bus schedule at www.valleyride.org. We love bikers and have bike racks to secure your ride. If you plan to drive, paid parking is available on the 3rd and 4th levels of the JUMP parking garage or in Simplot's below ground parking garage, both accessible from the Myrtle Street entrance located between 11th and 9th Streets. Please note, the below ground parking garage is only available after 4PM until 6AM on weekdays and all day on weekends. Credit/debit cards accepted only.

Do you have accommodations for people with disabilities?

Absolutely. We support the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and encourage participation by everyone. If you require special accommodations to participate in our programs or to use our facilities, please view the JUMP Building Map to locate accessible parking spaces or call 208.639.6610 for additional information.

What is the refund policy?

We depend on your enrollment for a successful class so please plan your schedule carefully. Classes which do not meet minimum enrollment are subject to cancellation. Refunds are issued in full if the class or program is cancelled, if you cancel at least seven days before the starting date of the class, or for documented medical reasons. Please email jess.libes@jumpboise.org to request a refund.

What about cancelled classes?

Please check our website http://jumpboise.org/ and the hours of operation for any cancellations, you may also call the front desk at 208-639-6610. We will email registered participants and also post on our social media.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email jess.libes@jumpboise.org with any questions/concerns/compliments/puns.

Notice of Photographic and Media Recording

When entering the JUMP premises, you are entering an area where photography, audio, and video recording will occur. By entering these premises, you consent to all recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction to be used for any JUMP purpose. You further waive your rights to all claims in connection with any JUMP publication, regardless of its purpose. If you have any questions please call (208) 639-6610.

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JUMP Loft, Share Studio, & Move Studio

Jack's Urban Meeting Place

1000 W. Myrtle St.

Boise, ID 83702

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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