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Voting Guide
Resources to make your vote count!

Voting Guide

Check out the following information and resources to make your vote count!

Idaho’s Official Government Website for Voting Information

https://idahovotes.gov/

Check if you are registered to vote through IdahoVotes official government website.

Register to vote or update your registration through IdahoVotes official government website.

Request an absentee ballot through IdahoVotes official government website.

Find your polling location through IdahoVotes official government website.
Questions?
Secretary of State

Citizens’ Guide to Voting
https://idahovotes.gov/media/Citizens_Guide_to_Participation_English.pdf
https://idahovotes.gov/media/Citizens_Guide_to_Participation_Spanish.pdf


Twin Falls County Clerk – Election Information

Kristina Glascock
Twin Falls County Clerk

PO Box 126
Twin Falls ID 83303-0126
phone: (208) 736-4004
fax: (208) 736-4182
www.twinfallscounty.org
elections@tfco.org

  • Pre-registering to vote – registration closes 24 days before an election. Election Day registration is available during early voting. You must have photo ID and proof of residence. If your current address is shown on your driver’s license, that is all you need. If your current address is not shown on your driver’s license, you need to bring something with you that shows your current address (power bill, car registration, insurance, pay check, bank statement, etc.).  You can check your voter registration status here.
     
  • Early voting – Early voting begins two to three weeks before any election. The last day for early voting is always the Friday before the election. The early voting center is located at Twin Falls County West, 630 Addison Ave. W, on the first floor. The early voting office is only open during early voting. If you need assistance any other time, please come to the Recorder’s office on the 2nd floor.
     
  • Requesting a Mail-In Absentee Ballot- Request Deadline – Registered voters may submit by mail, fax (208-736-4182) or e-mail (elections@tfco.org) a request for an absentee ballot to be mailed to them. Application for Absent Elector Ballot must be personally signed by the registered voter requesting the ballot.  Application forms can be picked up at the County Clerk’s office at County West or downloaded from the Twin Falls County web site www.twinfallscounty.net. Election laws do not provide for a ballot to be picked up by a family member or friend.  The last day for an application for a mail-in absentee ballot to be received by the County Clerk is 11 days before any election at 5:00 p.m. Requests can be returned to the Recorder’s office by mail, fax (208-736-4182) or email (elections@tfco.org).
     
  • Mail ballot return – The deadline to return mail ballots to the Clerk’s office is always 8:00 p.m. on election night.
     
  • Election Day – polls are open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  To find your polling place click here or call the Clerk’s office at (208) 736-4004.

Links to websites are for informational purposes only and do not in any way constitute an endorsement.


Game On With TFPL!
Join our weekly board game night, or our weekly D&D Game!

Game with TFPL! Each week on Wednesday, join us for a free online board game night from 6-8 pm. We play card games, board games, and more! We chat through Google Hangouts and play on boardgamearena.com.  Or if you thirst for adventure and magic, play Dungeons and Dragons with us every Thursday night, from 5-8 pm! We use Google Hangouts to chat, and display our maps! Contact the library or join our Gaming With TFPL group on Facebook at this link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/532854530968832/


Job/Career Resources
Job hunting, unemployment, and more

Need help finding a job?  Want some tips on writing a winning cover letter?  The Twin Falls Public Library offers many resources for job seekers.  Here you will find job skills worksheets created by library staff, as well as a list of helpful websites.  You can also check out books on these topics from our collection.  Want more information or need more help? Contact the Reference Desk at 208-733-2964 ext. 200 or email general@tfpl.org.  

Online Resources Documents and Downloads

Idaho Department of Labor (https://labor.idaho.gov)
The Idaho Department of Labor provides information on job openings, applying for unemployment, and additional labor support.  

Tutor.com  (https://lhh.tutor.com/)
Tutor.com is an online learning and career help center offered through the Twin Falls Public Library.  It offers help for writing cover letters and resumes, as well as other job resources. 

Magic Valley Jobs (https://magicvalley.com/jobs/)
This job search site is run through the Twin Falls Times-News and offers information about jobs specific to Magic Valley employers.

IdahoWorks (https://idahoworks.gov)
Create a free Job Seeker account to create and post resumes online through the Idaho Department of Labor.

USA.gov (https://www.usa.gov/jobs-and-unemployment)
This site offers information about careers, labor laws, and federal jobs, as well as help with small businesses, retirement, and unemployment benefits.

Better Twin Falls Jobs (https://bettertwinfallsjobs.com)
Register for a free account at this site to receive alerts of job postings.

VA Employment (https://explore.va.gov/employment-services/employment-resources)
If you’re a veteran, get assistance creating resumes, searching for employers, and finding help with their Vocational Rehabilitation.

These job skills worksheets have been created by library staff.  Click on a link to view, download or print that worksheet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


E-Learning Resources
Free E-Learning Resources

The Twin Falls Public Library has compiled a list of online free e-learning resources.

Download E-Learning Resources PDF


Seeking New Library Trustee
Are you interested in becoming a meaningful advocate for the Library?

The Twin Falls Public Library is seeking nominees to fill the seat vacated by the resignation of Board Member Teresa Jones.  The City Council will appoint a new trustee to serve a term of office from September 2020 through December 31, 2023.
 
The purpose of the five-member Board is to establish policies and rules of use for the governance of the Library. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month, at 4:30 p.m. at the Library.  Current Board Members include Debbie Dane, Monica D’Angelo, Elly Young and Susie Kapeleris .
Interested applicants who reside within the Twin Falls City limits should submit a letter stating their reasons for wanting to be on the Library Board and their qualifications.  Letters of application should be delivered or sent to Twin Falls Public Library, 201 4th Avenue East, Twin Falls, ID. 83301.  For more information, please contact Tara Bartley, Library Director at 733-2964, ext. 401.