Soroptimist Thrift Store
The Soroptimist Thrift Store is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m., & Saturdays from 11a.m. – 3p.m. Some items at the Thrift Store include a queen size bed frame, sports shoes & golf clubs, bathing suits & life jackets, bicycle helmets & they have Spring & Summer clothing out. As always, additional items are added daily; donations are always welcome; proceeds used locally.
Pick up Your Campers & Boats at the Fairgrounds
If you have a boat or camper in storage at NEMT Fairgrounds, they will be putting them out & you can go pick them up Mon. May 20th.
Glasgow Middle School Spring Concert
Glasgow Middle School Music Department will have their Spring Concert Mon. May 20th at 7p.m. in the GHS Auditorium. Featured groups are 6th grade choir & band, & 7th/8th grade choir & band.
Stop into Little Campers & shop their NEW Rebel Rose Shirts perfect for cheering on your baseball & softball players! They even have the earrings to match. Great prices & selection for baby & kids clothing! Little Campers, 531 2nd Ave. South.
Hunter Education Courses for Glasgow
Youth Hunter Education Classes will be offered in Glasgow May 20th & Aug. 12th. Adult On-line courses will be offered in Glasgow June 19th & Aug. 7th. For more information call Marc, FWP, Region 6 Information & Education Program Manager, 406-228-3704.
Fort Peck Senior Citizens
The Fort Peck Senior Citizens will have their monthly potluck Tues. May 21st at noon at the Fish Hatchery.
Mental Health Walk
The Mental Health Walk scheduled for Tues. May 21st has been postponed until further notice due to the inclement weather forecast.
Northeast Montana Land & Mineral Owners Association to Meet
The Northeast Montana Land & Mineral Owners Association will meet Tues. May 21st at 7p.m. in Froid, MT at the Community Center. Anyone with oil or gas related questions are welcome to attend. The meeting is open to the public.
Griz Meet & Greet
The Glasgow Griz Meet & Greet will be on Tuesday, May 21st at 5:30p.m. at the Elks Lodge. They will have a burger bar for $7.00 per person. Everyone is welcome to come meet the coaches and members of the Grizzly Scholarship Association. For questions or more information call Pete Helland at 263-2007.
End of the Year Social
There will be an End of the Year social hosted by the Glasgow Education Association & the Glasgow School Board, Tues. May 21st at 4:30p.m. at the Cottonwood Inn. Please come & celebrate another great school year. Retirees are Kim Girard, Brad Persinger & Mike Molzhon.
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, 263-1253, or Pat Hallet, 263-3353.
Flatland Cruisers Car Club to Meet
Flatland Cruisers Car Club will meet Wed. May 22nd at 6p.m. at the Glasgow Elks Club to prepare for the upcoming Father's Day Car Show. For questions, call Kent, 367-5200.
Valley County Council on Aging board meeting
Valley County Council on Aging board meeting will be held Wed. May 22nd at 2p.m. in the dining room at the Senior Citizen’s Center.
2019 Acreage Reporting Maps
The Valley County Farm Service Agency would like to remind producers to pick up their 2019 acreage reporting maps. Maps not picked up by June 7th, 2019 will be mailed.
Scottie Booster Club All-Sports Banquet
Glasgow Scottie Great, Jim Lockwood, will be the featured speaker at this year’s Scottie Booster Club All-Sports Banquet Tues. May 28th at St. Raphael's Gymnasium at 6p.m. The banquet will include a FREE meal sponsored by the Scottie Booster Club, the awards presentation, & the featured speaker presentation. ALL 2018-19 participating High School student athletes are invited to attend. ALL athletes must RSVP & pick up their ticket at the GHS office by Wed. May 22nd. They will be available for pickup starting Mon. May 6th. Each student athlete will receive up to 2 additional Banquet Tickets free of cost paid for by the Scottie Booster Club.
Open House for Denise Herman
Hi-Line Home Programs, 605 3rd Ave. South, will be holding an open house Thurs. May 23rd, from 4 – 6p.m. in honor of Denise Herman who is leaving at the end of June. Everyone is welcome to stop by & wish Denise & Mike good luck on their new adventure in New Mexico.
“I’ll Fly Away” Dance at Prairie Ridge
There will be an “I’ll Fly Away” dance at Prairie Ridge Fri. May 24th from 6 – 8p.m. There will be live music by The Classics, prizes & treats & it is free to attend! For more information call 228-2208.
4th of July Fireworks Boot drive
There will be a 4th of July Fireworks Boot drive Fri. May 24th in downtown Glasgow, from 7a.m. – 6p.m. Volunteers are needed for 1-hour shifts. If you can help out, please call Susan, 263-7672.
Memorial Day Events
American Flags will be placed at all Veterans grave sites at the Highland Cemetery Sat. May 25th at 9a.m. All are welcome to help. There will be a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Glasgow Civic Center Mon. May 27th at 10:30a.m. The speaker will be Pamala Ost, with the GHS Band directed by Brad Persinger. This will be followed by a Potluck at the VFW, hot dish will be provided, please bring a desert or salads to share. All are welcome.
Celebration of Life for Jerry Jacobson
There will be a Celebration of Life for Jerry Jacobson Sat. May 25th at the First Baptist Church at 2p.m.
Fort Peck Interpretive Center/Power House Tours
Fort Peck Interpretive Center summer hours are 9a.m. -5p.m. daily through the end of September. Powerhouse tours are available by appointment until Memorial Day weekend, Sat. May 25th when they will be offered at regular times daily through Labor Day, September 2nd. Both are free of charge. Call 406-526-3493 for more information.
The Courthouse will be closed Mon. May 27th, in honor of Memorial Day.
Memorial Day Program in Opheim
There will be a Memorial Day Program Mon. May 27th at 11a.m. at the Opheim Gym, followed by a Roast Beef dinner served by the Auxiliary.
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 click here.
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.
Compensation Board to Meet
The Compensation Board will meet at 9a.m. Wed. May 29th in the Law Library at the Courthouse.
The National Weather Service in Glasgow, in conjunction with Valley County Disaster & Emergency Services, will be hosting a free Skywarn weather spotter training course Wed. May 29th, from 6 - 8p.m. at the Cottonwood Inn. The presentation covers basic thunderstorm formation, what types of weather to report, how to identify various thunderstorm features, & how to stay safe during hazardous summer weather. The public is invited to attend, along with students, local officials, & those who work outdoors in the summer months. For more information, contact Patrick, 228-2850 or email Patrick.Gilchrist@noaa.gov.
Grobel Scholarship Trust to Award 2 Scholarships
The Grobel Scholarship Trust will award 2 scholarships, each in the amount of $2,200 for the 2019-2020 school year. These scholarships are available to graduates of Valley County high schools who have completed at least one full year of post-secondary education in nursing or other medical related field. Completed applications must be submitted not later than 4p.m. Fri. July 12, 2019. For information contact Jessica Pehlke at the First Community Bank of Glasgow.
Art in the Park Looking for Participants
FOOD VENDORS, ENTERTAINERS, ORGANIZATIONS!! Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery would like to invite you to Art in the Park, June 29th. The event will take place at the Fort Peck Mall, the grassy area across from the Northeast Montana Veterans Memorial. It will be held in conjunction with the Fort Peck Summer Theatre’s 50th Anniversary Gala. A 10x10 space is $40. Please contact Mary Fahlgren at the Gallery, 523 2nd Ave. So., email wheatgrassarts@gmail, or call 230-0148.
Lynn Cornwell Memorial Scholarship
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 sophomore or above. Applicants must be attending Montana State University, Bozeman or an MSU affiliated college & majoring in an agriculture related field. The scholarship will be in an amount up to $1000. Applications are available at the grazing office, 118 5th St. South, PO Box 422 Glasgow Mt 59230 or by calling 406-228-2961 & leave a message. Valley County High Schools & MSU also have the information needed to apply. The application deadline is May 31, 2019.
Valley County Pioneer Museum is open Monday – Saturday from 9a.m. – 5p.m., through Aug. 31st.
2nd half of the 2018 Real Estate taxes, 1st half of the 2019 Mobile Homes taxes
The 2nd half of the 2018 Real Estate taxes levied & assessed will be due & payable on or before 5p.m. Fri. May 31st 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 Sat. June 1st, & will be charged penalty & interest. The 1st half of the 2019 Mobile Homes taxes levied & assessed will be due & payable on or before 5p.m. Fri. May 31st 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 taxes as a penalty. Taxes will be considered delinquent Sat. June 1st, & 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.
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.
Annual St. Marie Community Yard Sales
The Annual St. Marie Community Yard Sales is Sat. June 1st. The Women’s Club will have a Bake Sale from 9a.m. – 1p.m. at 220C Spruce, along with a luncheon of sloppy joes & a bag of chips with the proceeds going to support the Troop Project. Supplemented by Thrivent Financial.
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, attended a Valley County high school for 3 years, & received a high school diploma, a home school certificate, or a GED. Information on 2019 requirements & applications are found on the Valley County Community Foundation website: www.valleycountycf.net. In general, 2 or 3 scholarships are awarded annually, at a minimum of $1000 each. Applications are due June 21, 2019. 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 the VCCF to benefit students from throughout the county. For more information, contact Doris Leader, 228-9391.
GHS 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 for the application & other relevant information, so that you can complete your application by the July 1, 2019, deadline. REMINDER: If you completed the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), your GHS Educational Trust application must include a signed & dated copy of your acceptance letter indicating what aid you have accepted.