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Thursday, May 24th 2018
The Glasgow Mosquito District plans on fogging Thurs. May 24th. For updates on fogging check the Glasgow Mosquito District’s Facebook page.
Thursday, May 24th 2018
End of the Year Social
You are invited to attend the End of the Year social hosted by GEA & the Glasgow School Board Thurs. May 24th at 4:30p.m. at the Cottonwood. Retirees are Kathy Bell, Betty Truscott, Myrna Weber & Jeanne Degele.
Friday, May 25th 2018
Soroptimist Thrift Store
The Soroptimist Thrift Store is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m., closed Saturdays through August. They are having a sale on ladies’ dress pants, shorts, capris & jeans for just $2 each unless marked. They have baseball gloves, pants, & cleats, a crib with mattress, baby baths & a shower chair, bathing suits & lifejackets. They are currently looking for a part-time employee, hours are usually 10a.m. – 4p.m. Stop by the store to apply. As always, additional items are added daily; donations are always welcome; proceeds used locally. For more info, call 228-8938. They will be closed May 26th & 28th for the Memorial Day Weekend.
Friday, May 25th 2018
VFW Steak Fry
The Glasgow VFW will have their last Steak Fry of the season Fri. May 25th from 5 – 7p.m. Everyone is invited to come enjoy a delicious steak with all the trimmings.
Friday, May 25th 2018
Carnival Club Raffle for Cash
The Valley County Carnival club would like to remind you that they are selling RAFFLE FOR CASH TICKETS. Tickets are $20 each & every day the month of June you could win from $100 plus event tickets up to $250. You can win multiple times as your name goes back into the drawing. This fundraiser goes to help cover the expenses of the larger carnival that we had last year. Tickets are available at either Ezzie’s location, Ag-Land, Stoughies & Raider’s Quick Stop in Hinsdale, the Mint Bar in Opheim or contact Amanda Powell, 263-0813 or Nicole Cole, 263-1220. Thank you for your support of the Carnival!!!
Saturday, May 26th 2018
Glasgow Rifle & Pistol Club Muzzleloader Shoot
Glasgow Rifle & Pistol Club will have a Muzzleloader shoot Sat. May 26th. Signups start at 8a.m., Shoot starts at 9a.m. It is open to the public & all muzzleloader shooters including inline shooters are welcome. There will also be a meeting that all current members & perspective members are urged to attend. For more information, call 367-5200.
Saturday, May 26th 2018
Children’s Museum of NE MT Raising money for museum exhibit updates with Schwan's Cares Program
This season, the Children’s Museum of NE MT is raising money for museum exhibit updates with the Schwan's Cares program. Everyone is invited to join their campaign to help spread the word to your own friends & family! Once you join, you will easily be able to share with the online tools provided. Their group earns up to 40% cash back each time we shop for delicious foods from Schwan’s Home Service, Inc. May - Sep 29, 2018. Schwan’s offers over 300 high-quality, family-pleasing foods that are flash-frozen & delivered to your door. It’s an incredibly easy & convenient way to raise money. There are no subscriptions - order at your convenience. Please join our team to raise money for Museum exhibit updates today.
Saturday, May 26th 2018
Walk on The Nature Conservancy’s Matador Ranch
Come walk on The Nature Conservancy’s Matador Ranch Sat. May 26th at 8a.m. & see the 1st prairie wildflowers of the year - phlox, milkvetches, rock cress, maybe even a prairie crocus! You will drive to some locations & then take short walks with easy to moderate hiking. Bring binoculars & a hand lens. Meet at the Matador Ranch bunkhouse, located 35 miles south of Malta on Highway 191, turn east down the driveway at mile marker 119. For more information, call Kelsey, (406) 654-4566.
Monday, May 28th 2018
Visit the Fort Peck Interpretive Center
The public is welcome to visit the Fort Peck Interpretive Center 7 days a week from 9a.m. – 4p.m. For more information call 406-526-3493.
Monday, May 28th 2018
Memorial Day Program in Opheim
A Memorial Day Program will be held in Opheim at the school gym, Mon. May 28th at 11.a.m. Mr. Jay Taylor will be the speaker. Following the program, the Auxiliary will serve a roast beef dinner. Everyone is invited to attend.
Monday, May 28th 2018
Hinsdale American Legion Unit #45's Memorial Day program
The Hinsdale American Legion Unit #45 invites everyone to a Memorial Day program at the Legion Hall in Hinsdale Mon. May 28th at 11a.m. The Legion Auxiliary will serve a roast beef dinner following the honor ceremony at the cemetery. There is no charge for the dinner but free will offerings are accepted.
Tuesday, May 29th 2018
First Lutheran Preschool Early Registration
First Lutheran Preschool is conduction early registration through May for the 2018/2019 school year. Registration fee is $25 per child, beginning June 1st, the registration fee will increase to $30. Children must be 3 years of age by Sept. 10th for the 2 day-a-week class, & at least 4 for the 3 day-a-week class. To register for the 2018/19 school year, stop by the church office during regular business hours or call 228-4862; bring a copy of your child’s immunization record if they are new to the preschool.
Wednesday, May 30th 2018
Adult Hunter Ed Course
A Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Hunter Education online field day course for adults has been set for Wed. May 30th, from 5:30-9:30p.m. This class will be held prior to the deadline of June 1 to put in applications for deer B, elk B & antelope. The class will be held at the FWP Quonset building at the region 6 headquarters in Glasgow. To attend an adult online field course, adults must first pass the online hunter education course & receive a Field Day Qualifier Certificate. Adults looking to complete the online course can find instructions at fwp.mt.gov. The Field Day Qualifier Certificate & a picture ID are necessary to obtain entrance into the field course. To register for this course, go to the following address: https://www.register-ed.com/events/view/124235, or find it through the FWP web page at www.fwp.mt.gov. If there are any questions, contact course coordinator Marc Kloker, 406-480-9234.
Wednesday, May 30th 2018
Chamber of Commerce Events Calendar
The Glasgow Chamber of Commerce is working on their summer newsletter. If you have any events in June, July and August please call the chamber at 228-2222 to include your event.

Wednesday, May 30th 2018
Graveside Service for Terry Cole
There will be a Graveside Service for Terry Cole of Great Falls, formerly of Glasgow, Wed. May 30th at 3p.m. at the Highland Cemetery.
Wednesday, May 30th 2018
Tickets Available for John Michael Montgomery
Ticket for the John Michael Montgomery concert scheduled for Sat. Aug. 4th, during the 2018 NE MT Fair, are available at the KLTZ/Mix93 Studios, The Cottonwood Inn & the Chamber Office. Cost is $35 in advance, $45 at the gate, with price breaks available for kids.
Wednesday, May 30th 2018
Glasgow DMV
Wednesday, May 30th 2018
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, May 31st 2018
Little Campers
Stop & shop new & used kids clothing & sandals Tuesday - Saturday at Little Campers, 531 2nd Ave. South in Glasgow. Mark your calendars for the 1st Friday Sale in June--you don't want to miss this Summer Bag Sale. Watch for more specifics on Little Campers' Facebook page. Thank you for shopping local!
Thursday, May 31st 2018
Grobel Scholarship Trust
The Grobel Scholarship Trust will award 2 scholarships, each in the amount of $2500 for the 2018-2019 school year. These scholarships are available to graduates of Valley County high schools who have completed at least 1 full year of post-secondary education in nursing or other medical related field. Completed applications must be submitted not later than 4p.m. July 6th. For an application or more information please contact Jessica Pehlke at the First Community Bank of Glasgow.
Thursday, May 31st 2018
Skywarn weather spotter training course
The National Weather Service in Glasgow, in conjunction with Valley County Disaster & Emergency Services, will be hosting a free Skywarn weather spotter training course in Glasgow, Thurs. May 31st from 7 - 9p.m. The training will be held at the new STAT Air hangar at the airport in Glasgow. The presentation covers basic thunderstorm formation, what types of weather to report, how to identify various thunderstorm features, & how to stay safe during hazardous summer weather. The public is invited to attend, along with students, local officials, & those who have to work outdoors in the summer months. No RSVP is needed. For further information, contact Patrick Gilchrist, 228-2850 or email Patrick.Gilchrist@noaa.gov.
Thursday, May 31st 2018
New Stars in the Western Skies Looking for Talent
New Stars in the Western Skies will have their talent show Fri. Aug. 3rd during the 2018 NE MT Fair. They are looking to have 14 acts of music & performing arts. If you would like to participate, contact Dave Pippin, 263-7171 or Cindy Taylor, 228-2584. All of the proceeds from this event will be used to fund a scholarship program for Valley County college students that are enrolled with majors/minors in Music & the Arts.
Thursday, May 31st 2018
Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship
Applications are now being accepted for the Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship sponsored by the Valley County Grazing Districts. Applicants must have graduated from a Valley County school, be a college Sophomore or above & attending Montana State University, Bozeman or an affiliated college of MSU & studying in an agriculture field. Applications are available at the Grazing Office, 110 5th St. South, P.O. Box 422, Glasgow or by calling 228-2961. Valley County schools also have applications. Application deadline is May 31, 2018.
Thursday, May 31st 2018
2nd Half of 2017 Real Estate Taxes & 1st Half of 2018 Mobile Homes Taxes
The 2nd half of the 2017 Real Estate taxes levied & assessed are due & payable on or before 5p.m. May 31, 2018 or unless paid prior to that time the amount due will be delinquent & will draw interest at the rate of 5/6 of 1% per month from the time of delinquency until paid & 2% will be added to the delinquent taxes as a penalty. The 1st half of the 2018 Mobile Homes taxes levied & assessed are due & payable on or before 5 p.m. May 31, 2018 or within 30 days after the tax notice is postmarked, whichever is later & unless paid prior to that time the amount due will be delinquent and will draw interest at the rate of 5/6 of 1% per month from the time of delinquency until paid & 2% will be added to the delinquent taxes as a penalty. Taxes will be considered delinquent June 1, 2018 & will be charged penalty & interest. Payment may be made at the Valley County Treasurer’s office in the Valley County Courthouse Monday - Friday from 8a.m. - 5p.m. or mailed to the Valley County Treasurer, 501 Court Square #3, Glasgow, MT 59230.
Thursday, May 31st 2018
Nominations for the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame
The Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for the 2018 induction round. Every year the Hall of Fame honors living & historical figures that have made notable contributions to Montana’s western heritage. Nominees can be men, women, ranches, stage coach lines, animals, hotels – anyone that made a contribution. Nominations are due in to the Hall of Fame by May 31st. Nomination instructions can be found at www.MontanaCowboyFame.org.
Friday, June 1st 2018
Vacation Bible School at First Lutheran Church
First Lutheran Church will kick off the summer with Vacation Bible School Mon. June 4th - 7th, from 9 - 11:30a.m. The theme this year is Shipwrecked: Rescued by Jesus. Vacation Bible School will be for ages 3 to 6th grade, Children must be potty trained. If there are any questions or concerns please contact Michelle Fuhrman or Monica at 228-4862. Registration forms are available at the church.
Friday, June 1st 2018
GPD & Valley Vet hosting Licensing/Rabies Clinic
The Glasgow Police Department & the Valley Veterinary Clinic will be hosting the annual program for animal licensing & administration of rabies shots at the South Side Fire Hall June 8th & 9th. Hours are Fri. June 8th from 5:30 - 7p.m. & Sat. June 9th from 9 – 10a.m. Cost for a license is $5 for a neutered/spayed animal & $20 for a non-spayed/neutered animal. All licenses are good for 1 year from July 1st to June 30th. A new license must be purchased every year. The Glasgow Police Department would also like to remind everyone that there is a leash law in effect & it is unlawful for your animal to be at large in the city limits. For more information you may pick up a copy of the ordinance at the Glasgow Police Department.
Saturday, June 2nd 2018
VC Senior Citizens Breakfast
The Valley County Senior Citizens serve breakfast, featuring homemade sourdoughs, the 1st Saturday of every month from 7 – 10a.m. Cost is $5 per person or $7.50 for those with big appetites.
Sunday, June 10th 2018
Pioneer Museum
The Valley County Pioneer Museum is open Monday – Friday from 9a.m. - 5p.m. Planning a special event for the summer? You might consider a visit to the museum as one idea. They have new displays & exhibits & a restocked gift shop. The museum has served as a meeting place for various reunions, social events & school tours. June 10th the Friends of the Pioneer Museum will be hosting an open house to present the newly completed “Remembrance Room”. For further information contact the museum at 406-228-8692.
Wednesday, June 13th 2018
Service Officers for the Montana Veterans Affairs
Judy Loendorf and/or Steve Mulonet, Service Officers for the Montana Veterans Affairs will be visiting the Glasgow VA Clinic Wed. June 13th from 1 – 4p.m. to meet with Veterans who are interested in applying for benefits. Please bring a copy of your discharge paperwork, DD214, with you.
Tuesday, June 19th 2018
Clarence & Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship
College & trade school students from Valley County who have completed 1-year of post-high school study are encouraged to apply for the Clarence & Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship. To qualify, students must have completed at least 1-year of study at an institution of secondary education such as a university, trade school or an institution of specialized study. They must have been a resident of Valley County for the last 3 years, have attended a Valley County high school for 3 years, & received a high school diploma, a home school certificate, or a GED. Additional information on 2018 requirements & applications are found on the Valley County Community Foundation website: www.valleycountycf.net. In general, 2 scholarships are awarded annually, at a minimum of $1000 each. Applications are due on June 19, 2018. Applications not received or postmarked by that date will not be considered. VCCF will accept only paper copies of the applications. Requirements are clearly outlined on the application form. Missing information will make the application incomplete & it will not be considered. The Fuhrmans, who farmed & ranched in the Opheim area, established the scholarship with the VCCF to benefit students from throughout the county. For more information, contact Gary Wageman, 228-8261.
Tuesday, June 19th 2018
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.
Friday, June 29th 2018
Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarship
The Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarship committee has 5 $1000 scholarships available for the 2018-2019 academic year. These scholarships are available to any student who has completed at least 1-year of study at an accredited college, university, business or vocational school. The applicant must be a graduate of Hinsdale High School. Scholarships will be awarded on an objective basis without regard to sex, age, race, religion or physical disability. Awards are made on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, participation in community & school activities, educational goals as written by the applicants in their application for scholarships. Applicants must complete an application & submit it along with a transcript & letters of recommendation to Linda Lacock at First Community Bank, PO Box 127, Hinsdale MT by June 29, 2018. Applications are available at the Hinsdale High School guidance counselor’s office or First Community Bank of Hinsdale. Applications may be emailed upon request. Please call 406-364-2223 for more information.
Saturday, June 30th 2018
Glasgow High School Educational Trust Scholarships
Attention GHS Graduates attending college or trade school, you may be eligible for financial aid from the Glasgow High School Educational Trust. Log on to www.ghsedutrust.org NOW for the application & other relevant information, so that you can complete your application by the July 1, 2018, deadline. REMINDER: If you completed the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), your GHS Educational Trust application must include a signed & dated copy of your acceptance letter indicating what aid you have accepted.
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