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Valley Happenings
Saturday, November 18th 2017
AAUW Bazaar
The annual American Association of University Women bazaar is Sat. Nov. 18th from 9:30a.m. – 3:30p.m. at the Glasgow Civic Center. Items available include silverware items, jewelry, homemade knives, diamond willow lamps & canes, aprons made with love, fused glass, homemade caramels, FMDH guild chocolate shop & more. There’ll be raffles for the AAUW bread basket & Soroptimist’s Treasure Chest. Kiwanis peanuts will be available too. AAUW is a nonprofit organization – bazaar proceeds go to their scholarship fund, Washington D.C. trip, Children’s Museum & other local & state projects.
Saturday, November 18th 2017
Senior Citizens Bingo/Potluck
The Glasgow Senior Citizens have Bingo each Saturday evening from 7 – 10p.m. at the Senior Citizen’s Center. No one under 18 allowed.
Sunday, November 19th 2017
Nashua ALA Unit #104 & the Nashua Senior Citizens to honor all area Veterans
Nashua ALA Unit #104 & the Nashua Senior Citizens will honor all area Veterans at a Sunday Social, Sun. Nov. 19th at the Nashua Senior Citizens Center beginning at 2p.m. After a short program & the social time, a lunch of pulled pork sandwiches will be served. All veterans, families & the community are invited to this event. We ask your help showing appreciation for all the sacrifices our military & their families have endured during their service to our country! For more information, call Judy, 746-3213.
Sunday, November 19th 2017
First Lutheran Church Stew Feed and Pie Auction
First Lutheran Church of Glasgow is having their annual stew feed & pie auction Sun. Nov. 19th. The stew will be served at 11:30 by the youth & the pie auction will follow. All proceeds will go towards the First Lutheran Church Youth program & activities. Come & enjoy a wonderful meal, a chance to purchase a delicious pie, fellowship & fun. Free will donations will be accepted. They will also have a Thanksgiving Service Sun. Nov. 19th at 5:30p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Monday, November 20th 2017
Valley County Conservation District is taking tree orders
Valley County Conservation District is now taking tree orders. Order your trees now for spring 2018 delivery. Order a large quantity for planting shelterbelts, or just a few for your yard. This year’s tree list focuses on species selected for northeast Montana conditions, grown in Montana nurseries. Trees are available on a first come-first serve basis, so order early. Order forms are available at the Conservation District office in Glasgow, & on their website, valleycd.macdnet.org. Or you can email vccdmt20@gmail.com. When designed properly, windbreaks can provide a great deal of benefits such as increasing crop yield, reducing energy cost, & conserving soil.
Tuesday, November 21st 2017
Soroptimist Thrift Store
The Soroptimist Thrift Store is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m., Saturdays 11a.m. – 3p.m. They have plenty of Prom Dress, LP’s are just 2 for $1.00, plus they have Christmas clothing & items out at the store. As always, new items are added daily; donations are always welcome; proceeds used locally. For more info, call 228-8938.
Tuesday, November 21st 2017
Fort Peck Senior Citizens
The Fort Peck Senior Citizens will have their monthly potluck Tues. Nov. 21st at noon at the Fish Hatchery. Stew & buns will be provided, please bring complementary potluck items.
Tuesday, November 21st 2017
Soroptimist Block of Bucks
Soroptimists Block of Bucks will be held Sat. Dec. 9th at the Glasgow Elks Club. Registration for families to participate goes through Fri. Dec. 1st. Registration forms can be picked up at the Office of Public Assistance. Volunteers are needed to help families shop on the 9th, volunteers must be ages 16 & up. If interested, contact any local Soroptimist member or Lacie Brown at 230-2162.
Tuesday, November 21st 2017
Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery Artist of the Month
Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery, 531 2nd Ave. South has plenty of items for you to begin your Christmas shopping. They have pottery, jewelry, paintings, quilted items, wheat sculptures & more - open Tuesday - Friday, 10a.m.-5p.m. & Saturday 10a.m.-2p.m.
Tuesday, November 21st 2017
Valley Community Food Bank
The Valley Community Food Bank, serving only Valley County residents, located at 1020 1st Ave. No., is open the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 12noon-4p.m. If this is your 1st time applying for assistance from the food bank, please bring a photo ID & proof of your physical residence. The mailing address is P.O. Box 63, Glasgow. For more information contact Nancy Bowman at 263-1253.
Wednesday, November 22nd 2017
Hi Line Youth Hockey Gun Raffle Winners
The Hi Line Youth Hockey gun raffle winner for November 1st is Tim Newton, 2nd - Patrick Schumacher of Miles City, 3rd - Anthony Miller of Culbertson, 4th - Stacy Braaten, 5th - Russ Barnett, 6th - Poot Tihista, 7th - Dillon Koski, 8th- Doug Bailey, 9th - Garrett Morken, 10th - Dennis Collins, 11th - Sam Ortmann of Wolf Point, 12th - Sam Morehouse, 13th - Kevin Taylor, 14th - John Whittle, 15th - Iva Murch, 16th - Tyler Mix, 17th - Bruce Canen.
Wednesday, November 22nd 2017
St. Raphael’s Coat Closet Give Away
St. Raphael’s Coat Closet Give Away is scheduled for Sat. Dec. 2nd in the Parish Center Gymnasium, from 9a.m. – 3p.m. They will have coats, boots, gloves, caps & scarves for all ages that are in need & they are accepting donations of any of those items. For more information call 228-9800 or 263-5553.
Thursday, November 23rd 2017
27th Annual Valley County Thanksgiving Day Dinner
The 27th Annual Valley County Thanksgiving Day Dinner, which is sponsored by community volunteers, will be held Thurs. Nov. 23rd, at the Glasgow Senior Citizens Center, 328 4th Street South. Serving will take place from 12 - 2p.m. The meal is free of charge & open to everyone, not just senior citizens, all ages are welcome. There will be no carry out or deliveries available. For more information, call Ruth Ann Hutcheson at 228-8392.
Thursday, November 23rd 2017
Courthouse Closed for Thanksgiving
The Valley County Courthouse will be closed Thurs. Nov. 23rd for Thanksgiving.
Thursday, November 23rd 2017
Evangelical Church's Grief Support Group
The Glasgow Evangelical Church is offering the Grief Support Group, GriefShare, for anyone who is suffering the loss of a loved one. It is held every Thursday, through Dec. 21st, from 7 - 8p.m. in the large classroom of the new building. Parking is available at the back of the building, & you can enter through the double doors. There is no cost to attend, & books & materials are provided. Call the church office at 228-2755 with any questions.
Saturday, November 25th 2017
2017 Purrfect Christmas
The community is invited to share a Holiday Saturday with the Glasgow Merchants, Nov. 25th. There will be shopping, activities & the Parade of Lights throughout the day! Santa arrives in Glasgow at 12p.m. & will visit Shopko, Prairie Ridge, Nemont Manor, Valley View Home & Pehlke’s Furniture (2:30-4:30p.m.). A FREE Matinee (sponsored by FMDH & Albertsons) at Valley Cinemas is from 1-2:30p.m. with “Nine Lives” being shown. Cornwell Ranch will be giving Hay Rides from 2:30-5p.m., the Tree Lighting Ceremony will be at 5p.m. in Markle’s Parking Lot & the Parade of Lights begins at 6p.m.
Tuesday, November 28th 2017
American Red Cross Blood Drive
There will be an American Red Cross Blood Drive in the area at the following locations, dates, & times.
Tues. 11/28 Glasgow VFW 11a.m. – 6p.m.
Opheim 1st Aid Building 12:30 – 6p.m.
Wed. 11/29 FMDH-Glasgow 9a.m. – 2:30p.m.
Hinsdale Legion Hall 1 – 6p.m.
To make an appointment call 1-800-733-2767, visit redcrossblood.org or download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients.
Tuesday, November 28th 2017
Glasgow DMV
Tuesday, November 28th 2017
Paths to Serenity
Paths to Serenity A.A. meetings are as follows; Mondays at 7p.m., Tuesdays at 7p.m., Wednesdays at 8p.m., Thursdays at 7p.m., Fridays at 5:30p.m., Saturdays at 10a.m. & 7p.m., Sundays at 10a.m. Ladies only A.A. meetings are Thursdays at 5:30p.m. N.A. meetings are Sundays at 7p.m. All meetings take place at 1222 Hwy #2 West. Big Book Study Group is Mondays at 8p.m. at St. Raphael’s. Alanon meetings are Mondays at 7p.m. at St. Raphael’s.
Thursday, November 30th 2017
Attention Valley County Tax Payers
Attention Valley County Tax Payers – The 1st Half of the 2017 Real Estate Taxes are due by Nov. 30th & the 2nd Half of the 2017 Mobile Home Taxes are due by Nov. 30th. Taxes will be considered delinquent Fri. Dec. 1st, & are subject to penalty & interest.
Friday, December 1st 2017
19th Annual Remembrance Tree to support Block of Bucks
GHS Student Council is sponsoring the 19th Annual Remembrance Tree to support Block of Bucks. This program is to remember loved ones that have passed on. Trees filled with lights to commemorate those loved ones will be on display throughout the holiday season in front of the Pioneer Museum. To include your loved ones, contact any High School Student Council member or adviser, or the GHS office, 228-2485. Also, if you would like to purchase a bulb to recognize the men & women serving in our armed forces & stationed around the world, you may do so as well. Purchase your bulbs by Dec. 1st for a $5 donation. A lighting ceremony for the Remembrance Trees is scheduled for Sun. Dec. 3rd at 4p.m., this is open to the public & refreshments will be served. Proceeds from the Remembrance Trees will be donated to the Block of Bucks. Through your generosity, over $24,000 has been donated to this program.
Friday, December 1st 2017
Theo & Alyce Beck Foundation Trust
Grant applications are now being accepted for nonprofit 501©3 organizations & governmental entities such as schools & municipalities for projects that promote better living in Valley County, from the Theo & Alyce Beck Foundation Trust. Applications may be picked up from Ruth Ann Hutcheson at 12 1st Avenue North, or Edward Jones at 317 Klein Avenue in Glasgow. Applications must be mailed & postmarked no later than Fri. Dec. 1, 2017. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The Theo & Alyce Beck Foundation Trust was established with the mission of bettering life in Valley County. It creates income for higher education & to help fund projects that promote better living in Valley County through non-profit organizations. Theo & Alyce Beck were Northeast Montana people who cared about the communities they lived in, whether it was Baylor, where their lives began, Opheim where they farmed, or Glasgow where Alyce spent her retired years after Theo passed away. Shortly before Alyce passed away, she generously decided to set up the Theo & Alyce Beck Foundation Trust. This will be the 9th year the trust will award grants.
Friday, December 22nd 2017
Pioneer Museum
The Valley County Pioneer Museum’s Fall schedule is Tuesday – Friday from 10a.m. – 4p.m. & will go through Dec. 22nd. They are still working on new exhibits & are in need of old magazines from the 20’s & 30’s, jewelry & clocks. Watch for an anointment of a special program in January. For more information call 228-8692.
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