A free youth shooting & archery skills event is scheduled for Wed. Aug. 27th at the Glasgow Trap Club. The event, which will include clay pigeon, turkey silhouette & pellet-gun shooting stations, as well as an archery range with 3-D hunting targets, is open to all youths up to 18 years old. Due to safety concerns, youths 12 & under can participate in all of the events except ones involving shotgun shooting. Shotguns, pellet guns, ammunition, targets & archery equipment will be provided at no cost & participants between ages 12 & 18 can bring their own firearms & ammunition if they want. Each station will be fully staffed by qualified instructors. Youth registration begins onsite at 5 p.m., with field activities starting at 5:30p.m. A barbeque dinner is also scheduled, & a variety of prizes will be awarded to participants. The event ends at dark. The Youth Day activities are co-sponsored by local chapters of Ducks Unlimited & the National Wild Turkey Federation, as well as the Glasgow Trap Club & Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Additional volunteer helpers are invited to attend. The Glasgow Trap Club is located off Skylark Road on the west side of Glasgow toward the Sunnyside Golf & Country Club. For more information, call Ed Sugg, 406-230-2033, or Ron Selden, 406-228-3700.
The Valley County Health Department will be offering school vaccinations Wed. Aug. 27th from 12:30- 3:00p.m. only. Please bring your current insurance card.
KC Youth Football sign-ups are Thurs. Aug. 28th at 6p.m. in the library basement. This is tackle football for 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th grades. All kids must come to sign ups to be measured.
World Ambassadors For Christ will meet Fri. Aug. 29th at 7p.m. at the Cottonwood Inn. Everyone is invited to come & hear the teaching with open discussions.
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.
The Soroptimist Thrift Store, 229 4th Street South is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m. & Sat. 10a.m. – 2p.m. Besides clothes for the whole family, they have camo hunting clothes out & bar stools, lots of curtain rods & household goods, a baby walker, stroller, car seat, & monitor, etc. As always, new items are added daily; donations are always welcome. Proceeds from the store are used locally. For more information call 228-8938.
The Pioneer Museum is open Monday – Saturday from 1-4p.m. Fall hours, Tuesdays – Fridays from 1 – 5p.m., will go into affect beginning Tues. Sept. 2nd. For more information or to schedule a tour, call 228-8692, leave a message.
There will be cards & games Mon. Sept. 1st, Labor Day, at the Nashua Senior Citizens, starting at 1:30p.m. Everyone, not just seniors, are welcome to come enjoy an afternoon playing Pinochle, board games, dominoes & other games. Coffee will be served.
Would you know how to respond if a friend, family member, coworker, or neighbor had a mental health crisis? Here is your chance to learn. The Local Mental Health Advisory Council is holding Mental Health First Aid Training Mon. Sept. 22nd from 8a.m. until 5p.m. Training will be held in the FMDH Board room & is free of charge to both community members & professionals. Breakfast & snacks will be provided. The program, lead by Karl Rosston – Suicide Prevention Coordinator for the State of Montana – is designed to help the general public identify, understand, & respond to signs of mental illness & substance abuse disorders. The goal is to increase mental health literacy in our community, to decrease stigmatizing attitudes & to increase appropriate & early help-seeking by people suffering from mental health disorders. Upon the completion of this course participants will become certified as a Mental Health First Aider. To register for this training, please email Melanie at email@example.com or call 228-9349 by Sept. 2nd.
There will be a meeting of the Nashua Senior Citizens Wed. Sept. 3rd at 1p.m. On the agenda is a recognition ceremony in honor of Pat Neulieb & Lalon Trang for their many years of service as officers of the organization. Also, Jenny Chalmers will give an update from the Council on Aging. The activity committee will report on their brainstorming session on ideas for events to take place this year at the Senior Citizens Center. All Seniors in the community are welcome; cake & coffee will be served following the meeting.
The American Red Cross will have a Blood Drive Wed. Sept. 3rd from 11a.m. – 5p.m. at the Glasgow VFW. To make an appointment call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org.
Cub Scout Pack #898 invites all boys from 1st to 5th grades to come see what scouting is all about. Join them Thurs. Sept. 4th at 6p.m. at St. Raphael’s Church. Cub Scouts helps boys gain confidence, grow better, build character, make friends, along with fun things like camping, build race cars, play sports, help people, earn badges, discover trails, take hikes plus much more. For more information call Blaine White, 228-8361.
The US Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Peck Project will be closing the West End Campground for the season Tues. Sept. 2nd at 12noon. The reservation season for the Downstream Campground will close Fri. Sept. 5th. The Downstream Campground will remain open on a 1st come, 1st served basis using the honor box until Oct. 23rd, weather permitting. The Interpretive Center remains open on its summer schedule, open daily from 9a.m. – 5p.m., through Sept. 30th. Powerhouse tour times will change beginning on Labor Day to 11:30a.m. & 1:30p.m. through the end of September. October hours for the Interpretive Center will be Tuesday – Sunday from 10a.m. – 4p.m. Beginning Oct. 1st powerhouse tours will be available by advance appointment only. Please call the Interpretive Center at least 48 hours in advance to schedule a tour. For more information contact the Fort Peck Interpretive Center, 406-526-3493 or the Corps of Engineers Administration Building, 406-526-3411.
Nashua’s Our Redeemer Lutheran Church will have a Rally Day Sun. Sept. 7th, starting with snacks at 10:15a.m. This will kick-off the new year for Sunday School & Confirmation students. Activities include assembling school kits for Lutheran World Relief, filling the Time Capsule Rock, releasing balloons announcing the church’s future 125th Anniversary, & demonstrating ways of doing “God’s work with our Hands”. Everyone is welcome; coffee hour starts at 10:15a.m. & service at 11:15a.m.
Judy Loendorf and/or Steve Mulonet, Service Officers for the Montana Veterans
Affairs will be visiting the Glasgow VA Clinic from 1-4p.m. Wed. Sept. 10th to meet with Veterans who are interested in applying for benefits. Please bring a copy of your discharge paperwork, DD214, with you.
The American Red Cross will have a Blood Drive Thurs. Sept. 11th from 9:30a.m. – 2p.m. at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital. To make an appointment call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org.
The 5th Annual 1940 Ladies Dinner is Thurs. Sept. 11th at Stoughie’s Terrace in Hinsdale. Happy Hour begins at 5:30p.m. All ladies born in 1940 that plan on attending please RSVP by calling 364-2236 or 364-2321.
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.
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.