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Valley Happenings
Friday, July 3rd 2015
The 2015 Hinsdale Rodeo is Fri. July 3rd beginning at 6p.m. with events from Saddle Bronc to Team Roping & Women’s Breakaway to the Ranch Bronc Ride. There’ll also be events for those 15 & under including steer riding & kids breakaway. Following the rodeo is a street dance in beautiful downtown Hinsdale. Everyone is welcome.
Friday, July 3rd 2015
The Fort Peck Fine Arts trip of the month winner is Roger Kleeman of Billings and Bonnie Gay is the winner of the $200.
Friday, July 3rd 2015
There will be a Graveside Service for Alfreda Drabbs Fri. July 3rd at 1p.m. at the Hinsdale Cemetery. Refreshments & Fellowship will follow at the Hinsdale Legion Hall.
Friday, July 3rd 2015
Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery will have an Artist Reception Fri. July 3rd from 5:30-7:30p.m., showcasing artist of the month, Jerry Jacobson Photography. Jacobson's photography depicts Montana of days gone by. He has traveled Montana backroads, taking photos of abandoned farm & ranch buildings of northeastern & central Montana. Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery is located at 531 2nd Ave. South.
Friday, July 3rd 2015
Donna & John Rorvik would like to invite any & all to help them celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary Fri. July 3rd during the annual Rorvik BBQ & Fireworks celebration at the Rorvik Farm south of Nashua. Just BYOB & a dish to share.
Saturday, July 4th 2015
The Opheim American Legion's 4th of July Picnic is Sat. July 4th, in the City Park beginning at 5p.m. Meat, drinks & paper goods will be provided, please bring a dish to share. Everyone is welcome.
Saturday, July 4th 2015
The Soroptimist Thrift Store, 229 4th Street South is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m. & Sat. 10a.m. – 2p.m. They will be closing at 12noon Fri. July 3rd & closed all day Sat. July 4th. As always, new items are added daily; donations are always welcome. Proceeds from the store are used locally. For more information call 228-8938.
Saturday, July 4th 2015
Everyone is invited to the Wedding Reception for Sloane Shumway & Rodney Glasoe Sat. July 4th at 5p.m. at Kiwanis Park, Shelter #3.
Tuesday, July 7th 2015
Tuesday Tech Night at the Glasgow City-County Library, hosted by Brian Gregory, is Tues. July 7th from 5:30-6:30p.m. The topic will be “Cloud Storage”. There will be another class held July 21st with the topic of “Q&A”. Tech nights are free & open to the public.
Tuesday, July 7th 2015
The Glasgow Chamber is in need of volunteers for the 2015 Governor’s Cup, July 9th – 11th. The need people for all aspects of this event. If you are interested in lending a hand please call the Chamber Office, 228-2222, as soon possible so they have time to get all tasks/jobs filled.
Wednesday, July 8th 2015
There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive Wed. July 8th from 11a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Glasgow VFW & Thurs. July 9th from 9:30a.m. - 2p.m. at FMDH. Call 1-800-RED CROSS, 1-800-733-2767, to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or 2 other forms of identification are required at check-in.
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.
Friday, July 10th 2015
Relay for Life is having a Fisherman’s Breakfast July 10th & 11th at the Marina in Fort Peck. It will be from 4:30 - 9:30a.m. with all donations go for Relay for Life. The public is welcome. Served will be biscuits w/sausage gravy, pancakes, sausage, bacon & eggs, coffee, tea & hot chocolate. To go orders will also be available.
Saturday, July 11th 2015
The Fort Peck Interpretive Center is having a Water Carnival Sat. July 11th, following the kids fishing tournament. This event begins at 1:30p.m. & will have fun water safety activities such as Electric Mini Boats, Relay Races, & the Hypothermia Challenge. Plus Face Painting, cotton candy, popcorn, outdoor lawn games & t-shirt printing (t-shirt provided). There will be a water balloon toss at 3p.m. & at 4p.m. they will end the Carnival with a Pinata. Everything is free so bring the family out for a fun afternoon.
Saturday, July 11th 2015
The Montana Governor’s Cup Youth Fishing Tournament is Sat. July 11th at the Kiwanis Park Fishing Ponds. Registration is from 7:45-8:30a.m. with fishing from 8:30-11:30a.m. Lunch, provided by Thrivent Financial - Shelly George, will be from 11:30a.m. – 12noon followed by the awards. For more information call the Glasgow Chamber, 228-2222.
Monday, July 13th 2015
There will be a N.E. MT Relay For Life Committee meeting Mon. July 13th at 5:30p.m. at the Glasgow Elks Lodge.
Wednesday, July 15th 2015
Judy Loendorf and/or Steve Mulonet, Service Officers for the Montana Veterans
Affairs will be visiting the Glasgow VA Clinic Wed. July 15th 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, July 21st 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.
Thursday, July 23rd 2015
The Sheridan County Fair in Plentywood begins Thurs. July 23rd with the PRCA Rodeo & Wild Horse Race at 7p.m. & Borderline performing on the free stage from 9p.m. to 12midnight. The PRCA Rodeo & Wild Horse Race continues Fri. July 24th at 7p.m. with the Copper Mountain Band performing on the free stage at 9p.m. The Bump ‘N Run is Sat. July 25th at 12noon, Diamond Rio with Restless Heart will perform at 8p.m., the Copper Mountain Band will be performing in the Beer Gardens at 9p.m. & there will be a Fireworks Display by Smitty Fireworks. The Mud Run is Sun. July 26th at 1p.m. & the Carnival runs Thursday – Saturday from 5-11p.m. each evening.
Saturday, July 25th 2015
The Daniel’s County Fair in Scobey starts Sat. July 25th with the Ranch Rodeo beginning at 10a.m. The Fun Time Carnival is Sunday evening; Monday has the 4-H livestock & showmanship judging beginning at 8a.m., the Fun Time Carnival continues throughout the day & the Tough Enough To Wear Pink NRA Rodeo begins at 6:30p.m.; Tuesday has the Parade at 12noon, the Fun Time Carnival will go until early evening, & the Night Show with “Copper Mountain Band” begins at 7p.m.; Wednesday has the Demolition Derby beginning at 6 p.m. for the Calcutta & Derby to follow at 7p.m.
Tuesday, July 28th 2015
Council on Aging will have a Flea Market Sat. Aug. 1st from 9a.m. – 2p.m. at the Glasgow Senior Center. Tables are the great price of $5 each & if you would like to donate items you may leave them at the senior center from 7-11a.m. For more information call 228-9500.
Friday, July 31st 2015
The 2015 Northeast Montana Fair kicks off Fri. July 31st with Cale Moon, singer/songwriter & Nashville Recording Artist, at 7p.m. The Kid’s Rodeo, sponsored by Dr. Anne Millard, is Sat. Aug. 1st at 8:30a.m. at the old Hockey Rink. The Old Mil Ranch rodeo begins at 4p.m. with the Calcutta. The PRCA Rodeo, Northern Prairie Auto RAM Rodeo Series is Sun. Aug. 2nd at 7p.m. with “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” night & Mon. Aug. 3rd at 7p.m. with “Honor to Military” night. The Fun Time Carnival runs Sun. Aug. 2nd from 5-11p.m., Mon. Aug. 3rd from 12noon – 11p.m. & Tues. Aug. 4th from 2-10p.m. The “Dare to Wear Pink” Demolition Derby is Tues. Aug. 4th beginning at 6p.m. with the Calcutta & Derby at 7p.m.
Saturday, August 1st 2015
Applications are available for the Theo & Alyce Beck foundation Trust Scholarship. These scholarships are for Valley County graduates who are past their 1st year of education with a GPA of at least 2.5 on a scale of 4.0, & considered full-time statues in a college, university or vocational-technical institution. Applications can be picked up from Ruth Ann Hutcheson, 12 1st Ave. North, or Edward Jones – Bethanie Knight, 207 5th Street South. Applications must be mailed & postmarked by Aug. 1, 2015. Incomplete applications will not be considered for the scholarship.
Saturday, August 15th 2015
The 2nd Annual Can-Am Fort Peck Lake Sailing Regatta is Sat. & Sun. Aug 15th & 16th.
Sunday, August 30th 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.
Sunday, August 30th 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.
Sunday, August 30th 2015
The Pioneer Museum is open Monday – Saturday from 9a.m. – 5p.m. The Machine Yard has been reorganized & wooden sidewalks have been added. A self-guided tour can be picked up as you follow the sidewalks around. For more information or to schedule a tour, call 228-8692 or 228-4926.
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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