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Valley Happenings
Wednesday, May 27th 2015
May is Teen Pregnancy prevention month. To bring awareness to this topic the Valley County Health Department encourages teens to come to the health department Monday – Thursday, from 7:30a.m. - 6p.m. during the month of May to take a confidential quiz on stayteen.org. The quiz challenges teens to think carefully about what they might do “in the moment”. All participants can put their name in a drawing to be held May 28th. The message of the National Teen Pregnancy Prevention awareness month is simple & straightforward: Sex has consequences.
Thursday, May 28th 2015
Post 3107 Auxiliary will have their monthly meeting Thurs. May 28th at 7p.m.
Thursday, May 28th 2015
Applications are now being accepted for the Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the 4 Valley County Grazing Districts. It is open to any Valley County High School graduate that is a college Junior, Senior or above. Applicants must be attending Montana State University, Bozeman, & majoring in an agriculture related field. The scholarship will be in an amount up to $1000. Applications are available at the Grazing Office, 110 5th Street South, P.O. Box 422, Glasgow, MT 59230 or by calling 228-2961, leave a message if no answer. Valley County High Schools also have the information needed to apply. Deadline for the application is May 28, 2015.
Saturday, May 30th 2015
Hinsdale School will have a Surplus Silent Auction Sale Sat. May 30th from 8a.m. – 12noon in the School Multi-Purpose Room.
Saturday, May 30th 2015
There will be Benefit for Wayne Shipp, who is battling Pancreatic Cancer, Sat. May 30th at the Glasgow Elks Lodge. Happy hour begins at 5p.m. followed by dinner at 5:30p.m. There will be a live auction & silent auction with supplemental funding provided by Thrivent Financial. If you would like to donate auction items contact Staci - 230-0004, Sara – 406-942-0197 or Lynn – 406-654-1162 or items may be dropped off at First Lutheran Church in Glasgow. A Benefit Account has been set up at First Community Bank in Glasgow.
Sunday, May 31st 2015
The Soroptimist Thrift Store, 229 4th Street South is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m. & Sat. 10a.m. – 2p.m. All the Spring & Summer clothing & items are out; they have Graduation Gowns, ironing boards, lamps pictures & plenty more. As always, new items are added daily; donations are always welcome. Proceeds from the store are used locally. For more information call 228-8938.
Monday, June 1st 2015
The Glasgow Driver Examiner Office is open every Monday, from 9a.m. – 4p.m., Friday from 8:30a.m. – 4p.m. & every 1st, 2nd & 3rd Tuesday of the month from 8:30a.m. – 4p.m., closed from 12noon – 1p.m. for lunch. Call 228-9599.
Monday, June 1st 2015
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.
Monday, June 1st 2015
Volleyball Coach Lori Dailey will have a Volleyball camp June 1 – 4th. Incoming grades 4-9 will be June 1st – 3rd from 9a.m. – 12noon with cost being $45. Incoming grades 10th – 12th will be June 1st – 3rd from 12noon - 3p.m., (new time) with cost being $45. Incoming grades K – 3rd is June 4th from 9a.m. – 12noon with a cost of $15. Camp participants will learn skills, competition, have plenty of fun & popsicles; both girls and boys are welcome. For more information or to sign up call 228-2184.
Monday, June 1st 2015
There will be Vacation Bible School at the Hinsdale Baptist Church June 1-5th. Children 3 years through 6th grade will be from 9a.m. – 12noon & children in grades 7-12 will be at 7p.m. each evening. For more information call 648-5450.
Monday, June 1st 2015
Heirloom Quilt Guild will meet Mon. June 1st at 6p.m. at the Glasgow Senior Center for a potluck; please bring a dish to share. Everyone is reminded to bring their Disappearing Pinwheel project for show & tell. Doors open at 5p.m. for early sewing.
Monday, June 1st 2015
The Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarship committee announces the availability of five $1000 scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year. These scholarships are available to any student who has completed at least one 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 or to Amy Capdeville, Guidance Counselor at Hinsdale High School by June 1, 2015. Applications are available at the Hinsdale High School guidance counselor’s office or First Community Bank of Hinsdale & may be emailed upon request.
Monday, June 1st 2015
The 2nd half of the 2014 Real Estate taxes are due & payable on or before 5p.m. May 31, 2015 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. Because May 31, 2015 is a Sunday, taxpayers have until 5p.m. Mon. June 1, 2015 to pay the 2nd half of the 2014 Real Estate taxes without penalty or interest. Payment may be made at the Valley County Treasurer’s office Monday - Friday from 8a.m. - 5p.m. or mailed to the Valley County Treasurer, 501 Court Square #3, Glasgow, MT 59230.
Friday, June 5th 2015
Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery will have an Artist’s Reception Fri. June 5th from 5:30-7:30p.m. for Sydney Faul. Sydney’s work is a visual representation of our powerlessness against forces of randomness & chaos. Everyone is invited to this Open House for Artist Sydney Faul.
Monday, June 8th 2015
There will be a N.E. MT Relay for Life Committee meeting Mon. June 8th at 5:30p.m. at the Glasgow Elks Lodge.
Monday, June 8th 2015
FMDH will host a free forum on Asthma education, presented by Emily Braaten Tues. June 9th from 6:30-8p.m. in the FMDH Conference Room. Emily is the Director of Respiratory Therapy at FMDH, & is a registered respiratory therapist. The forum will include refreshments & a take-home packet. Due to limited seating of 75, please email matt.stevenson@fmdh.org or call 228-3642 to register.
Monday, June 8th 2015
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church of Nashua will have Vacation Bible School June 8th - 12th from 1 - 4p.m. All children age 4 to grade 6 are invited to a week of fun & learning. For more information, call Judy, 746-3213 or Julie, 785-2541.
Thursday, June 11th 2015
Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery will have Fused Glass classes with Bridgette Stiverson Thurs. June 11th from 6-8:30p.m. & Sat. June 13th from 9-11:30a.m. For more information contact Mary, 230-0148.
Friday, June 12th 2015
College & trade school students from Valley County are encouraged to apply for the Clarence & Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship. Awarded annually in June, 2 - $1750 scholarships will be given this year. Since the 1st recipients were announced in 2011, 8 students have received a total of $10,800. Information on requirements & applications are found on the Valley County Community Foundation website: www.valleycountycf.net. The Fuhrmans, who farmed & ranched in the Opheim area, established the scholarship with the VCCF to benefit students from throughout the County. To qualify for the scholarship, 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 the county for the last 3 years, must have attended a Valley County high school for 3 years, & received a high school diploma, a GED or a home school certificate. Additional requirements are outlined in the application. Applications are due June 12th; applications not received or postmarked by that date will not be considered. VCCF will accept only paper copies of the applications & requirements are clearly identified on the application form. Missing information will make the application incomplete & it will not be considered. For more information, contact Gary Wageman, 228-8261.
Tuesday, June 16th 2015
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, June 17th 2015
Judy Loendorf and/or Steve Mulonet, Service Officers for the Montana Veterans
Affairs will be visiting the Glasgow VA Clinic Wed. June 17th 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.
Saturday, June 20th 2015
The Glasgow Chamber of Commerce & Ag will have the Longest Dam Race Sat. June 20th. Registration begins at 7a.m. at Kiwanis Park followed by the 10k run at 8a.m., 5k run at 9a.m., 5k walk at 9:15a.m., Novice Bike Race at 9:30a.m., 1 mile run/walk at 10:30a.m. & Awards Ceremony at 11:30a.m. Sponsors of this years event are FMDH & Nemont. Cost is $20 for each event, $10 for kids 10 & under, $5 for each additional event & $55 for each 3 person team. For more information contact the Chamber, 228-2222.
Saturday, June 20th 2015
The 46th Annual Jordan Matched Bronc Ride is Father’s Day, Sun. June 21st at the Garfield County Rodeo Ground in Jordan, Montana. This event features World Class Bucking Horse Futurity. See top futurity broncs matched with top bronc riders from across the region along with a steer roping competition. Calcutta begins at 1p.m. & Rodeo action starts at 2p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 7-17 & kids 6 & under are free. There will be a Calcutta Sat. June 20th at the Ranchers Bar at 9p.m. For more information contact Candy Murnion, 406-557-2731.
Tuesday, June 30th 2015
Glasgow High School graduates who are attending college or vocational/technical school are reminded that the deadline for financial assistance from the Glasgow High School Educational Trust for both semesters of the 2015-2016 school year is July 1, 2015. All GHS graduates who are pursuing higher education at an accredited school full time, 12 credit minimum, & who are in good academic standing may be eligible for a financial gift if they have completed 1 year of college or 1 semester of vocational school. This includes non-traditional students who are enrolled full time in online or other correspondence courses. The application & an explanation of the other requirements are available on the trust’s website, www.ghsedutrust.org. All applications must be complete & submitted on time to be considered. The GHS Educational Trust was established by the GHS Class of 1938 in 1964 to help GHS graduates finance their educational dreams. Interest on the trust’s corpus, which now totals over $4.2 million dollars, is used to make student gifts through a semi-annual application process administered by the trustees. To date, 2030 grants valued at $1.7 million dollars have been awarded to hundreds of different GHS alumni. Students may reapply & may be awarded gifts for succeeding terms after an initial award, 89% of recipients have done so. With educational costs rising significantly each year, every eligible GHS alumni is encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to minimize student debt & promote access to a brighter future through higher education.
Sunday, July 5th 2015
The Pioneer Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday from 9a.m. – 5p.m. For more information or to schedule a tour, call 228-8692, leave a message.
Friday, July 10th 2015
The Grobel Scholarship Trust will award 2 scholarships, each in the amount of $2000, for the year 2015/2016 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 4pm. July 10th. Contact Jessica Pehlke at First Community Bank, Glasgow, for an application.
Saturday, September 5th 2015
The GHS Class of 1975 will have their 40th Class Reunion Sept. 5th & 6th. Saturday begins at 5:30p.m. at the Glasgow Elks Lodge for social & Eugene’s Pizza. Sunday begins at 10:30a.m. for Brunch at Sunnyside Country Club with golf to follow & at 5:30p.m. there will be a BBQ at Sunnyside Country Club. For more information call Arleen Frank Archambeault, 263-1065 or Shelly Girard George, 263-2585.
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