The Idaho County Orchestra will perform traditional and contemporary music at 2 p.m. Saturday,  Dec. 29, in the Monastery of St. Gertrude chapel. The title of the program is “A Prairie Christmas.”

Led by Carletta Allen (violin), other members include Alli Kohrman (violin), Crissi McCarty (violin), Lori Graham (viola), Joan Haaland (flute), Hannah Schwartz (flute), Mary Schwartz (clarinet), Sr. Karen Martin (clarinet), Barbara Cleary (cello), and Bruce Graham (string bass).

This concert is free and a reception will follow. The Monastery of St. Gertrude is located at 465 Keuterville Road, Cottonwood. For more information call 208-962-5065 or email