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Valley Happenings
Friday, May 26th 2017
VFW Steak Fry
The Glasgow VFW will have their monthly Steak Fry Fri. May 26th. They will serve a delicious steak with all the trimmings from 5-7p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.
Friday, May 26th 2017
FWP Commission Meeting
There will be an FWP Commission Meeting at the Region 6 office in Glasgow Fri. May 26th at 8:30a.m. This is on the Quiet Waters Initiative to oppose the proposed rules restricting motorized boating on a variety of rivers & streams across Montana.
Saturday, May 27th 2017
Fort Peck Interpretive Center
The Fort Peck Interpretive Center is open for the season 7 days a week from, 9a.m. – 5p.m. Come see the new live honey bee exhibit! At this time, Power House tours can be scheduled with 24 hours' notice. Power House tours will be offered daily beginning Sat. May 27th. Admission is free. Call 526-3493 for more information.
Saturday, May 27th 2017
Soroptimist Thrift Store
The Soroptimist Thrift Store is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m. & Saturdays from 10a.m. – 2p.m. They have clothing & accessories for all ages along with a very nice wedding dress, & swimming suits for the whole family. As always, new items are added daily; donations are always welcome. Proceeds are used locally. For more info, call 228-8938. The Thrift Store will be closed Saturday & Monday, May 27th & 29th for the Memorial Day Holiday.
Saturday, May 27th 2017
Milk River Motorsports 80’s & up Demolition Derby
Milk River Motorsports 80’s & up Demolition Derby is Sat. May 27th at the NE MT Fairgrounds. Drivers check-in from 11a.m. – 2p.m., with a mandatory driver’s meeting at 3p.m. Calcutta gets going at 5p.m. & the derby is at 6p.m. Tickets are available at the gate & there will be concessions & beer gardens.
Sunday, May 28th 2017
Fort Peck Summer Theatre tickets
A reminder that all Fort Peck Summer Theatre tickets are on sale on-line. Go to www.fortpeckthreatre.org & follow the link to purchase tickets. Season, opening night passes & single performance tickets are available. Get yours early to get the best seat in the house. Tickets will still be available at the door & you will choose the best seat still available. If you have any questions call Jody at 228-9336 or the box office at 526-9943. Box office hours are Noon - 4:00p.m.
Sunday, May 28th 2017
“School’s Out” Kid’s Carnival!
Join the Children’s Museum of Northeast Montana from 2-5p.m. Fri. June 2nd for the “School’s Out” Kid’s Carnival! Carnival games will adorn 2nd Ave. South with the block immediately in front of the Museum being closed. Along with the games will be a blow-up waterslide, so make sure to pack a swimsuit! Get unlimited slides for a $12 pass. Kids can buy tickets to play carnival games & exchange the tickets they win for fun prizes! Concessions, including cotton candy, will be available. The Children’s Museum is actively searching for volunteers to help with the event. For more information, contact the Children’s Museum of Northeast Montana at 228-4386.
Sunday, May 28th 2017
Sale-a-thon Purchases
If you purchased items on the Spring Sale-a-thon, please stop up to the Radio Station to pay for & pickup your certificates/items ASAP!
Monday, May 29th 2017
Saco Rebekah’s Annual Memorial Day Ham Dinner
The Saco Rebekah’s will hold their Annual Memorial Day Ham Dinner Mon. May 29th from 11:30a.m. – 1:30p.m. at the IOOF Hall in Saco. Everyone is invited; free will offerings accepted & will go towards new siding for the Hall.
Monday, May 29th 2017
Memorial Day Program in Opheim
There will be a Memorial Day Program at the Opheim School Gym Mon. May 29th at 11a.m. The speaker will be Tony Warren. Following the program the Auxiliary will be serving a Roast Beef Dinner.
Monday, May 29th 2017
Nashua Senior Citizens Center
The Nashua Senior Citizens Center will be open Memorial Day, May 29th at 1:30p.m. for a social time for those who would like to spend the afternoon playing cards & games & visiting. Everyone is welcome; bring a snack if you wish.
Monday, May 29th 2017
Hinsdale American Legion Unit Memorial Day program
The Hinsdale American Legion Unit invites everyone to a Memorial Day program at the Hinsdale Legion Hall Mon. May 29th. The program will begin at 11a.m. with Howard Pippin as guest speaker. Following a ceremony at the Hinsdale cemetery, the Hinsdale Legion Auxiliary will serve a roast beef dinner with a free will offering at the Legion Hall.
Tuesday, May 30th 2017
Pioneer Museum
The Valley County Pioneer Museum is now open for summer schedule: Monday - Saturday, 9a.m. – 5p.m. Special features include a new display by the members of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority depicting the history & special memorabilia of the organization. Other features include the caboose which, after being completely refurbished, one can go inside to imagine what life was like as a conductor or a brakeman. The Niederinghaus Center, although still under construction, is open to viewing the street scene & individual businesses. The Quast House, a farm house from Glentana, is all furnished & set up for visitors. A collection of wooden shoes catches ones’ attention in the entrance display case. New books have been added to the book store, & many school tours & also family reunion tours. For further information or to schedule a special event, call the Museum, 228-8692.
Wednesday, May 31st 2017
New Stars in the Western Skies Talent Show
New Stars in the Western Skies will have a Talent Show during the Northeast Montana Fair on Aug. 4th. They are looking for 15 acts of music & performing arts. To enter, contact Dave Pippin – 263-7171, or Cindy Taylor – 228-2584. All proceeds from this event will be used to fund a scholarship program for Valley County college students that are enrolled with majors or minors in Music & the Arts.
Wednesday, May 31st 2017
First Lutheran Preschool enrollment applications & scholarship applications
Just a reminder, The First Lutheran Preschool is now accepting enrollment applications & scholarship applications for the 2017-2018 school year. Scholarship applications must be turned in by July 1st to be considered, & are available to those that qualify. Please call 228-4862, email firstlutheran@nemont.net, or stop by the First Lutheran Church for more information.
Wednesday, May 31st 2017
2nd half of the 2016 Real Estate taxes
The 2nd half of the 2016 Real Estate taxes levied & assessed will be due & payable on or before 5p.m. May 31, 2017 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. Taxes will be considered delinquent Thurs. June 1, 2017 & 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.
Wednesday, May 31st 2017
Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship
Applications are now being accepted for the Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the four 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 406-228-2961 & leave a message. Valley County High Schools also have the information needed to apply. The application deadline is May 31, 2017.
Wednesday, May 31st 2017
Raffle Tickets Available to help pay for the cost of the Carnival
The NE MT Fair Carnival is scheduled for Aug. 2nd – 5th this year. There will be approximately 14 rides, 10 games & at least 1 food booth & the cost for this is $46,000.00. In an effort to help pay for this carnival Raffle Tickets are being sold. The tickets are $20 each with cash winners being drawn every day in the month of June. Tickets are available at Pizza Hut, Ezzie's Westend, Ezzie's Midtown, Agland, Holiday, Stoughie's in Hinsdale, the Mint Bar in Opheim, Wagon Wheel Bar in Nashua, & any Fair Board members.
Thursday, June 1st 2017
“A Magic Show”
David Sergent presents “A Magic Show”, one night only, at the GHS Auditorium Thurs. June 1st. The show starts at 7p.m. with free admission, although good-will donations will be accepted. A silent auction will be available. All proceeds go to Justin Walton & Oden Hallock to cover expenses as they wrestle for Team Montana at the Disney Duals in Orlando, FL.
Thursday, June 1st 2017
Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed to help raise money for the 4th of July Fireworks Display. Would like people for 2 hour shifts at 2 intersections downtown Glasgow Fri. June 2nd. Please call 263-1940 of you would like to help.
Friday, June 2nd 2017
Little Campers
Little Campers will kick off summer with a bag sale, Fri. June 2nd. Most totes are full & racks are packed. Shop newborn to 14/16 & maternity. See our Ebooba shoes, new sandals & other great deals. Shop often for the best bargains at Little Campers. Located at 531 2nd Ave. South, in Glasgow, where you can drop your dry cleaning.
Friday, June 2nd 2017
DC Trip students' Car Wash at Lawrence Car
The DC Trip students will be hosting a Car Wash at Lawrence Car Wash Fri. June 2nd from 12:30 - 5p.m. The cost is a free will donation. Pick-up & delivery service will be available by calling 406-853-6603. Hot dogs, pop & baked goods will be available for sale. Proceeds from this event will help to cover the cost of their trip to Washington, DC in March of 2018.
Saturday, June 3rd 2017
Vacation Bible School at First Lutheran Church
It’s time to get ready for summer vacation bible school at First Lutheran Church. Get your kids registered before classes fill up. All 1st - 6th graders are invited to sign up for a VBS Day Camp led by the Upper Missouri Ministries June 19th – 22nd from 9a.m. – 2p.m. Kids age 3 – Kindergarten are invited to sign up for a VBS Day Camp led by First Lutheran Church’s Youth Leader, Michelle Fuhrman. This will be held June 26th – 28th from 9 - 11:30a.m. & the theme is going to be ”Getting S’more of Jesus”.
Saturday, June 3rd 2017
St. Marie Community Yard Sales/Bake Sale
St. Marie Community yard sales will be Sat. June 3rd. Along with these, the St. Marie Women’s Club will have a Bake Sale at 220C Pine Street, from 9a.m. – 1p.m., with proceeds going to the Troop Project. As of May 9th, 2185 packages have been shipped, at a cost of $26,680.10.
Monday, June 5th 2017
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Bible School
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Nashua will be hosting a community Bible School June 5th - 9th from 1:30 - 4:30p.m. This year’s theme is “Dive Deeper into God’s Word.” Each day will have music, Bible study, crafts, games, & snacks. Children who are completing Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to come & have a wonderful week going deeper into God’s word. Each child who attends will need to bring a T-shirt, solid color, doesn’t have to be new, & 2-dozen cookies to share at snack time. Registration forms can be picked up in the entrance of the church or at B&B Foods. There will be a box in the entrance of the church where the registration forms can be returned to. For more information, call Pastor Bonnie at the church office, 746-3269, or her cell phone, 230-0583.
Tuesday, June 6th 2017
Two Rivers Board meeting
There is a Two Rivers Board meeting Tues. June 6th at 12noon at the Cottonwood Inn.
Thursday, June 8th 2017
TBID meeting
There is a TBID meeting Thurs. June 8th at 2p.m. at the Two Rivers/Chamber office.
Wednesday, June 14th 2017
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 14th from 1-4p.m. to meet with Veterans who are interested in applying for benefits. If you are interested in applying for benefits, please bring a copy of your discharge paperwork, DD214, with you.
Monday, June 19th 2017
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 2017 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 June 19th, applications not received or postmarked by that date will not be considered. VCCF will accept only paper copies of the applications. 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 VCCF to benefit students from throughout the county. For more information, contact Gary Wageman at 228-8261.
Tuesday, June 20th 2017
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 23rd 2017
Dance at Prairie Ridge
There will be Hawaiian themed dancing fun for the whole family at Prairie Ridge Fri. June 23rd from 6-8p.m. Enjoy door prizes, snacks, live music by "The Classics"... & all for FREE! This is sponsored by FMDH & Prairie Ridge Village. For more information, call 228-2208.
Wednesday, June 28th 2017
Glasgow DMV
The Glasgow DMV is open Mondays from 9a.m. – 4:30p.m. & Fridays from 8a.m. – 4p.m., closed from 12noon – 1p.m. Appointments are required & may be made by calling 1-866-450-8034 or go online to https://dojmt.gov/driving/appointments/.
Wednesday, June 28th 2017
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.
Friday, June 30th 2017
Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarship
The Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarship committee announces the availability of 5 - $1000 scholarships for the 2017-2018 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 30, 2017. Applications are available at the Hinsdale High School guidance counselor’s office or First Community Bank of Hinsdale & may be emailed upon request. Please call 406-364-2223 for more information.
Saturday, July 1st 2017
Glasgow High School Educational Trust Scholarship
Attention Glasgow High School 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. The application deadline for the 2017-2018 academic year is July 1, 2017.
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