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Valley Happenings
Saturday, November 17th 2018
AAUW Bazaar
The annual American Association of University Women bazaar is Sat. Nov. 17th, from 9:30a.m. - 3:30p.m. It will feature towels, jewelry, Bridget Stiverson’s fused glass, copper jewelry, Sweet Briars, Hahn’s Crafts, Denae Kauffman’s Photography, raffles & more! Tables are still available for $30 each; all items sold at the bazaar must be homemade. Contact Roberta Barstad, 263-2747, or Carolyn Bachtold, 230-4429. 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 17th 2018
14th Annual Festival of Tree for Relay for Life
The 14th Annual Festival of Tree for Relay for Life is Fri. Nov. 16th at the Glasgow Elks Lodge. The Prime Rib Dinner & Auction will be from 6 – 8p.m. with viewing of all entries Sat. Nov. 17th from 9a.m. – 4p.m. The cost is $25 per person & tickets are available in advance at KLTZ/Mix 93, BS Central & the Glasgow Elks.
Sunday, November 18th 2018
First Lutheran Church's Annual Stew Feed & Pie Auction
First Lutheran Church, of Glasgow, is having their annual Stew Feed & Pie Auction Sun. Nov. 18th. Serving begins at 11:30a.m. by the youth at FLC & the pie auction will follow. All proceeds will go towards the First Lutheran Church Youth program & activities. Come for a wonderful meal, a chance to purchase a delicious pie, & some good old-fashioned fellowship & fun.
Sunday, November 18th 2018
Pinochle at the Senior Center
Pinochle will be played each month on the 1st & 3rd Sunday at 2p.m. at the Glasgow Senior Center. All are welcome.
Monday, November 19th 2018
Block of Bucks
Watch for the Glasgow Soroptimist members, GHS students, & other volunteers Fri. Dec. 7th as they will be collecting donations for the annual Block of Bucks. Valley County children, infants to 17 years of age, will be able to shop for much needed winter clothing because of this annual fundraiser. The final day to get your child signed up to participate is Mon. Nov. 26th, at the Office of Public Assistance, 630 2nd Ave. South, Suite C. Please let Denise Forbes Kegel, 406-230-2489, know if you have signed up, but for some reason you cannot attend the shopping spree. The children’s shopping will take place Sat. Dec. 8th, & volunteers are needed to assist families as they shop on this special day. If you can help shop or have any questions, call Denise, 230-2489. Donations are needed, encouraged & appreciated. Donations may be mailed prior to the collection day to Soroptimists of Glasgow, Box 961, Glasgow, MT 59230.
Monday, November 19th 2018
St. Raphael's Coat Closet Giveaway
The St Raphael’s Christian Service Commission is having their annual coat & winter clothing giveaway. They are looking for donations of winter coats, carharts, winter boots, scarfs, gloves & hats for all ages, especially items for children. If you have something to donate, please drop off at the parish center from 10a.m. – 4p.m., Monday – Thursday. The coat giveaway will be Sat. Dec. 8th from 10a.m. – 3p.m.
Tuesday, November 20th 2018
Soroptimist Thrift Store
The Soroptimist Thrift Store is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m., & Saturdays from 11a.m. – 3p.m. They have Christmas items, clothing & dresses for all those Christmas programs coming up. They are looking for donations of winter items – coats, gloves, boots, & clothing & also bedding. As always, additional items are added daily; donations are always welcome; proceeds used locally.
Tuesday, November 20th 2018
Hi Line Youth Hockey Gun Raffle
There are still a few tickets left for the Hi Line Youth Hockey gun raffle - a gun a day being given away during November. Tickets are $50 each & winners are eligible to win more than once. Tickets can be purchased at the KLTZ/Mix 93 studios.
Tuesday, November 20th 2018
Fort Peck Senior Citizens
The Fort Peck Senior Citizens will have their regular monthly potluck Tues. Nov. 20th at noon at the Fish Hatchery.
Tuesday, November 20th 2018
Little Campers
Look for all the important winter wear for the littles in your life at Little Campers, 531 2nd Ave. South in Glasgow. They carry Kamik boots & SnowStopper mittens & snow bibs, along with quality used items. They want every child to be well prepared for the winter days ahead. You may also drop your laundry to be professionally cleaned by Havre Laundry.
Tuesday, November 20th 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.
Thursday, November 22nd 2018
Hi Line Youth Hockey Gun Raffle Winners
The Hi Line Youth Hockey gun raffle winner for November 1st is Dave Watson, 2nd - Luke Renner, 3rd - Alicia Odom, 4th - Darwin Johnson, 5th - Mike Wesen, 6th - Tammy Mix, 7th - Kent Kleeman, 8th - Lee Risa, 9th - Cari Verlanic, 10th - Joseph Brookie, 11th - Corey Cook, 12th - Macy Klind, 13th - Russell Schmitt, 14th - Tyson Knodel, 15th - Cody Dix, 16th - Jerry Ketchum.
Thursday, November 22nd 2018
28th Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner
The 28th Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner will be held Thurs. Nov. 22nd, at Glasgow Senior Citizens Center, 328 4th Street South. Last year 206 folks enjoyed the dinner with hopes of exceeding that number, this coming year. Over the past 27 years approximately 4,600 people have enjoyed the event. There is always plenty of food & no one goes home hungry. Everyone is invited & encouraged to bring their families & friends to enjoy a delicious feast including turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, coleslaw, yams, cranberry sauce & of course pumpkin pie. Provided by community volunteers, every year several volunteers gather to prepare & serve the meal, which will be served from noon to 2p.m. The list of volunteers included members of GHS Student Council, Irle School 3rd Graders, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints & many enthusiastic individuals. Even though the meal is served at the Senior Citizens Center, it is not limited to senior citizens. The meal is free of charge & is open to everyone, young & old alike. There will be no carry-out or deliveries available. If a ride is needed call Valley County Transit, 228-8747. Their normal charges will apply. If you have never attended in the past, make plans to enjoy an afternoon of fellowship & food. This is a great way for small families & individuals to partake in the social atmosphere of a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner without cooking & cleaning up!
Saturday, November 24th 2018
Hunters Against Hunger
In conjunction with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, hunters who legally harvest big game during the hunting season can donate all or part of their meat to feed hungry Montanans. To help with processing charges, anyone purchasing a Montana hunting license has the opportunity to make an on the spot donation to Hunters Against Hunger. There is no cost or processing fee for donated meat. Legally harvested big game animals can be donated to our participating local processors, Treasure Trail Meat Processing and Hi Line Meats. Donations received locally will benefit the Valley County Emergency Food Bank and the Valley County Council on Aging. Hunters Against Hunger is sponsored locally by the First Lutheran Church of Glasgow. For further information contact the church at 228-4862.

Sunday, November 25th 2018
Fort Peck Interpretive Center Hours
The Fort Peck Interpretive Center is open from Tuesday – Friday, 10a.m. – 4p.m. for November. Powerhouse tours are available by appointment confirmed at least 48 hours prior to tour time, so be sure to plan ahead. Call the US Army Corps of Engineers, Sue Dalbey at 406-526-3411, ext. #3755 to make arrangements. December – mid April, the Interpretive Center, powerhouse tours and/or use of meeting room, open by appointment.
Sunday, November 25th 2018
FWP Checkpoints
Fish, Wildlife & Parks reminds hunters that it is mandatory to stop at FWP checkpoints if you have harvested an animal. Once there, you’ll have the option to voluntarily submit samples to check for chronic wasting disease. The agency appreciates your collaboration as they work to manage CWD in the state. Samples can be submitted at the FWP Office in Glasgow from 8a.m. – 5p.m. weekdays or at the checkpoint located in the Zerbe Bros. parking lot, east of Glasgow.
Sunday, November 25th 2018
Milk River Activity Center's Christmas Store
Teach your children about the joy of giving via the Milk River Activity Center’s Christmas Store! It’ll be open 1 day only, Sat. Dec. 1st, selling new & gently used items to those kiddos that want to shop for their loved ones. Hours for the Christmas Store will be 8 – 11a.m. Have items to donate? Drop them off at the Milk River Activity Center, 219 2nd Ave. South.
Tuesday, November 27th 2018
The Red Cross will have Blood Donation opportunities at the Following places & times:
Nov. 27 Glasgow VFW 11a.m. – 5:30p.m.
Opheim Ambulance Building 12:30-6p.m.
Nov. 28 FMDH/Glasgow 9a.m. – 2:30p.m.
Hinsdale Legion Hall 1 – 6p.m.
The American Red Cross is currently facing a severe blood shortage. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-733-2767, visit RedCrossBlood.org or download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, or Leila at 263-0321.
Wednesday, November 28th 2018
Nativity Open House
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints will have a Nativity Open House Wed. Nov. 28th - 30th, from 6 – 8p.m. each evening. They are located at 15 Airport Road. If anyone is in need of a ride, call Charlie Romo, 263-4271.
Thursday, November 29th 2018
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church's Advent for Kids
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church would like, once again, to invite all kids of the community to come to an Advent for Kids after school program Thursdays, through the season of Advent, from 3:45 - 5p.m. The 1st program will be Thurs. Nov. 29th at 3:45p.m. We will be learning all about Advent & what it means to us through "The Songs of the Christmas Story: Traditional carols that tell the story of Jesus’ birth”. There will be music, stories, snacks, & crafts. For more information, call the church office, 746-3269.
Friday, November 30th 2018
Tax Due Date
The 2nd half of 2018 Mobile Home Taxes are due Fri. Nov. 30th. The taxes will be considered delinquent Sat. Dec. 1, 2018 & are subject to penalty & interest, thereafter. The 1st half of 2018 Real Estate Taxes levied & assessed are due & payable on or before 5 p.m. November 30, 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 & 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 tax as a penalty. Taxes will be considered delinquent Sat. Dec. 1, 2018, & will be charged penalty & interest. Payment of these taxes may be made at the Treasurer’s office at the Valley County Courthouse during regular business hours or mailed to Valley County Treasurer, 501 Court Square #3, Glasgow, Montana 59230.
Friday, November 30th 2018
Campers, RVs & Watercraft to be off Streets
The Glasgow Police Department would like to remind residents that per City Ordinance, all campers, RVs, or watercraft need to be moved off of any street or alley by Dec. 1st.
Friday, November 30th 2018
Pioneer Museum
The Valley County Pioneer Museum is open Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10a.m. – 4p.m., & they will be closed for the month of January. Planning a special event? 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. For further information contact the museum at 406-228-8692.
Friday, November 30th 2018
Glasgow DMV
Friday, November 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.
Saturday, December 1st 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.
Saturday, December 1st 2018
Pioneer Museum Open House
Valley County Pioneer Museum is having an open house Sat. Dec. 1st from 12-4p.m. Come out & have a look at their books & gift selection. Refreshments will be served.
Sunday, December 2nd 2018
Benefit for Brooke MacDonald
There will be a Benefit for Brooke MacDonald, daughter of Ann Byrnes MacDonald & Walter MacDonald Jr. Brook has been diagnosed with a rare disease that affects her bones. The benefit is to help with medical & travel costs. & will take place Sun. Dec. 2nd from 11a.m. – 2p.m. at the Nashua Senior Citizen's Center, with a Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction.
Wednesday, December 5th 2018
FREE Stockmanship Clinic
The Hinsdale & Malta FFA chapters are offering a FREE Stockmanship Clinic with Tom Curtin Wed. Dec. 5th at the Malta Pavilion. This low stress cattle handling clinic includes a Beef Quality Assurance certification, & lunch will be provided by First Community Bank. The 2 chapters goal is to offer a high quality stockmanship clinic free to the community ranchers of all ages. For more details & to register call Patti Armbrister, 648-7400.
Friday, December 7th 2018
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, 12 1st Ave. North, or Edward Jones, 317 Klein Ave. in Glasgow, & must be mailed/postmarked no later than Dec. 7, 2018. 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 10th year the trust will award grants.
Saturday, December 15th 2018
Christmas Classics
Christmas Classics invites you to their 4th annual movie event Sat. Dec. 15th at 1p.m. at Valley Cinemas; doors open at 12:15p.m. This year they bring you “Home Alone”. Come see how a little boy who accidentally gets left home overcomes his fears, foils a couple of bumbling crooks & saves Christmas! Come early for movie related trivia with a chance to win trivia bucks & please stay seated afterwards for a chance to win prizes. Free Admission. If you’d like to, you may donate a non-perishable item at the event to help support the Glasgow food bank.
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