Helping Idaho Public Employees Build A Secure Retirement

Retirement & Financial Management Workshops

Register for one of our "Hands-On Workshops". A retirement educator will be available to answer questions regarding a variety of retirement related topics.

Employers (Schedule in-house training for your employees)

Employee Workshops (See workshops available for employees below)


"READY" – 1 hour
These live, interactive workshops are for anyone just starting a career with a PERSI employer. They provide a general overview of what PERSI is, how new members can take charge of their long-term benefits now, and the life-long value those benefits represent, as well as a live tour of the resources available on the PERSI website. These workshops are available at PERSI employer sites throughout the state of Idaho.

WORKSHOP MONTH   WORKSHOP CITY • STREET ADDRESS WORKSHOP DATE & TIME STATUS
READY August Bonners Ferry • Boundary County School District
7188 Oak Street Bonners Ferry ID. 83805
8/30/17 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM OPEN
READY August Dietrich  • Dietrich School
406 N Park Dietrich ID. 833240428
8/31/17 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM OPEN
READY September Rathdrum • N. Kootenai Water and Sewer Dist.
13649 N. Meyer Rd. Rathdrum ID. 38858
9/11/17 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM OPEN
READY September Post Falls • Post Falls City Hall
408 N. Spokane St. Post Falls ID. 83854
9/13/17 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM OPEN
READY September Spirit Lake • Spirit lake Fire Department
32182 North 6th Ave. Spirit Lake ID. 83869
9/14/17 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM OPEN
READY September St. Maries • Benewah County Federal Building
222 S. 7th St. St. Maries ID. 83861
9/26/17 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OPEN
READY September St. Maries • Benewah County Federal Building
222 S. 7th St. St. Maries ID. 83861
9/27/17 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM OPEN
READY October Lewiston • Department of Health and Welfare
1118 F Street Lewiston ID. 83501
10/3/17 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM OPEN
READY October Moscow • Department of Health and Welfare
1350 Troy Road, Suite 2 Moscow ID. 83843
10/4/17 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM OPEN
READY October Pocatello • City of Pocatello
911 N 7th Ave Pocatello ID. 83201
10/24/17 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM OPEN
READY November Boise • City Hall West
333 N Mark Stall Place Boise ID. 83704
11/1/17 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM OPEN
READY November Blackfoot • Bingham County Senior Center
20 East Pacific St Blackfoot ID. 83221
11/29/17 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM OPEN

"SET" – 1 hour
These live, interactive workshops are intended for those in mid-career with a PERSI employer. They focus on how vesting changes PERSI benefits, what to consider in planning for retirement, the importance of PERSI membership, how participating in a defined contribution plan can save members tax dollars now while increasing their overall lifetime benefit, where to find calculators and other resources on the PERSI website, and the lifetime of financial security that PERSI offers. These workshops are available at PERSI employer sites throughout the state of Idaho.

WORKSHOP MONTH   WORKSHOP CITY • STREET ADDRESS WORKSHOP DATE & TIME STATUS
SET August Wendell  • Wendell City Office
375 1st Ave East Wendell ID. 83355
8/22/17 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OPEN
SET August Bonners Ferry • Boundary County School District
7188 Oak Street Bonners Ferry ID. 83805
8/30/17 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM OPEN
SET August Dietrich  • Dietrich School
406 N Park Dietrich ID. 833240428
8/31/17 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM OPEN
SET September Rathdrum • N. Kootenai Water and Sewer Dist.
13649 N. Meyer Rd. Rathdrum ID. 38858
9/11/17 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM OPEN
SET September Post Falls • Post Falls City Hall
408 N. Spokane St. Post Falls ID. 83854
9/13/17 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM OPEN
SET September Spirit Lake • Spirit lake Fire Department
32182 North 6th Ave. Spirit Lake ID. 83869
9/14/17 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM OPEN
SET September Plummer • Lakeside Elementary
1345 E Street Plummer ID. 83851
9/25/17 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM OPEN
SET September St. Maries • Benewah County Federal Building
222 S. 7th St. St. Maries ID. 83861
9/26/17 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM OPEN
SET September St. Maries • Benewah County Federal Building
222 S. 7th St. St. Maries ID. 83861
9/27/17 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
SET October Lewiston • Department of Health and Welfare
1118 F Street Lewiston ID. 83501
10/3/17 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OPEN
SET October Moscow • Department of Health and Welfare
1350 Troy Road, Suite 2 Moscow ID. 83843
10/4/17 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM OPEN
SET October Pocatello • City of Pocatello
911 N 7th Ave Pocatello ID. 83201
10/24/17 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM OPEN
SET November Boise • City Hall West
333 N Mark Stall Place Boise ID. 83704
11/1/17 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM OPEN
SET November Blackfoot • Bingham County Senior Center
20 East Pacific St Blackfoot ID. 83221
11/29/17 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM OPEN

"GO" – 2 hours
These live, interactive workshops are designed for late-career PERSI members who may be approaching or contemplating retirement. They may include member-specific benefit estimates and cover topics such as how to pick a retirement option and choose a contingent annuitant, how to complete the retirement application process, what to do about PERSI and taxes, how to plan and request Choice 401(k) Plan distributions, and what options retirees have for working in retirement. These workshops are available at PERSI employer sites and off-site locations throughout the state of Idaho.

WORKSHOP MONTH   WORKSHOP CITY • STREET ADDRESS WORKSHOP DATE & TIME STATUS
GO August Wendell  • Wendell City Office
375 1st Ave East Wendell ID. 83355
8/22/17 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
GO August Boise • Correctional Industries
1301 N Orchard Suite 110 Boise ID. 83706
8/23/17 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
GO August Boise • Correctional Industries
1301 N Orchard Suite 110 Boise ID. 83706
8/23/17 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM OPEN
GO August Boise • Correctional Industries
1301 N Orchard Suite 110 Boise ID. 83706
8/23/17 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM OPEN
GO August Dietrich  • Dietrich School
406 N Park Dietrich ID. 833240428
8/31/17 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
GO August Bonners Ferry • Boundary County School District
7188 Oak Street Bonners Ferry ID. 83805
8/31/17 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM OPEN
GO September Rathdrum • N. Kootenai Water and Sewer Dist.
13649 N. Meyer Rd. Rathdrum ID. 38858
9/11/17 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM OPEN
GO September Post Falls • Post Falls City Hall
408 N. Spokane St. Post Falls ID. 83854
9/13/17 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM OPEN
GO September Spirit Lake • Spirit lake Fire Department
32182 North 6th Ave. Spirit Lake ID. 83869
9/14/17 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM OPEN
GO September St. Maries • Benewah County Federal Building
222 S. 7th St. St. Maries ID. 83861
9/26/17 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
GO September Plummer • Lakeside Elementary
1345 E Street Plummer ID. 83851
9/26/17 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM OPEN
GO September St. Maries • Benewah County Federal Building
222 S. 7th St. St. Maries ID. 83861
9/27/17 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM OPEN
GO October Lewiston • Department of Health and Welfare
1118 F Street Lewiston ID. 83501
10/3/17 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
GO October Lewiston • Department of Health and Welfare
1118 F Street Lewiston ID. 83501
10/3/17 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM OPEN
GO October Moscow • Department of Health and Welfare
1350 Troy Road, Suite 2 Moscow ID. 83843
10/4/17 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN
GO October Moscow • Department of Health and Welfare
1350 Troy Road, Suite 2 Moscow ID. 83843
10/4/17 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM OPEN
GO October Pocatello • City of Pocatello
911 N 7th Ave Pocatello ID. 83201
10/24/17 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM OPEN
GO November Boise • City Hall West
333 N Mark Stall Place Boise ID. 83704
11/1/17 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM OPEN
GO November Blackfoot • Bingham County Senior Center
20 East Pacific St Blackfoot ID. 83221
11/29/17 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM OPEN