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Valley Happenings
Friday, February 12th 2016
Music at Valley View
Valley View will have Dudley & The Deadbeats providing music for one & all Fri. Feb. 12th from 2:00-3:30p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Friday, February 12th 2016
Knights of Columbus Fish Fry
Knights of Columbus are having their Friday Fish Fry each Friday beginning this week & going through March 18th. Serving is from 5-7p.m. & will take place in St. Raphael’s Parish Center. Cost is $13 for adults, $7 for kids 6 – 12, & kids 5 & under eat free. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Saturday, February 13th 2016
Hi Line Youth Hockey
Hi Line Youth Hockey is sponsoring, along with local businesses, the Glacier Nationals vs Gillette Wild JR League Hockey Teams at the Valley Event Center. Game times are 7:30p.m. Sat. Feb. 13th & 3p.m. Sun. Feb. 14th, with the 1st 100 people in the door on the 14th receiving a rose & chocolates. Beer Gardens & concessions will be available at both games. Cost for each game is $10 for adults, $5 for veterans, seniors and for kids 12 & under. Tickets are available at the chamber, D & G, both Ezzie's locations and at the door. Also, Sat. Feb. 13th will be the “Glasgow Ice Dawg Pint Aid” at the Sagebrush Lounge from 4p.m. – midnight.
Saturday, February 13th 2016
Nashua Senior Center
The Nashua Senior Center will be serving biscuits & gravy & pancakes Sat. Feb. 13th from 8-11a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Sunday, February 14th 2016
Nashua Lion's Skating
Nashua Lions are sponsoring Roller Skating at the Nashua Civic Center each Sunday from 1:30-3:30p.m. A donation of $1.50 is suggested & they will have music & prizes of Bergie’s ice cream. Everyone is welcome & they have roller skates & roller blades available.
Monday, February 15th 2016
Valley County Mental Health
There will be a Valley County Mental Health Local Advisory Council meeting Tues. Feb. 16th from 12 - 1p.m. at the FMDH South Conference Room. This meeting is open to any & all that are concerned about mental health in Glasgow.
Monday, February 15th 2016
Valley County Commissioners
Valley County Commissioners will be at the following communities to discuss Valley County concerns.
Mon. 2/15 Lustre School 6:30p.m.
Tues. 2/16 Fort Peck Town Hall 5p.m.
Hinsdale School 7p.m.
Mon. 2/22 Frazer School 4p.m.
Tues. 2/23 St. Marie Town Hall 3p.m.
Opheim Town Hall 6p.m.
Monday, February 15th 2016
Soroptimist Thrift Store
The Soroptimist Thrift Store, 229 4th Street South is open Mon. – Fri. 10a.m. – 4p.m. & Sat. 10a.m. – 2p.m. They have all winter coats & boots, vests & snow pants on sale for just $2 - $5. As always, new items are added daily; donations are always welcome. Proceeds from the store are used locally. For more information, call 228-8938.
Monday, February 15th 2016
V. C. Landfill
The Valley County Landfill will be closed Mon. Feb. 15th for President’s Day.
Monday, February 15th 2016
Evangelical Church GriefShare
The Glasgow Evangelical Church will hold their GriefShare class Monday nights at 7p.m. through April 11th. Everyone is welcome to attend, & all materials are provided. Classes will take place in the large classroom of the new building, parking is available at the back of the building. If you have any questions, call Diane Sergent, 942-2163 or the church office, 228-2755.
Tuesday, February 16th 2016
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.
Tuesday, February 16th 2016
American Red Cross
There will be an American Red Cross Blood Draw Tues. Feb. 16th at the Glasgow VFW from 11a.m. – 6p.m. & at the Opheim First Aid Building from 12-6p.m. & Wed. Feb. 17th at FMDH from 9a.m. – 2p.m. & the Glasgow High School from 9a.m. – 2:30p.m. To schedule an appointment call 1-800-733-2767.
Tuesday, February 16th 2016
Fort Peck Senior Citizens
The Fort Peck Senior Citizens will have their monthly potluck Tues. Feb. 16th at 12noon at the Fish Hatchery. All are invited to attend!
Wednesday, February 17th 2016
12th session of the Solid Finances Series
“Student Loan Consolidation” is the topic of the 12th session in the 2015/2016 Solid Finances series, Wed. Feb. 17th at 12:05p.m. in the Community Room of the Courthouse. Are you or your child graduating from college with student loans? Do you have student loans from years ago that you are still paying on? This session will discuss repayment options for federal student loans, how to consolidate student loans, & how consolidation can save you money by lowering your monthly payments. This session will be led by SDSU’s Carrie Johnson.
Wednesday, February 17th 2016
V.C. Health Department
Valley County Health Department would like to invite you to participate in a worthwhile project sponsored by DPHHS; EMS & Trauma section. They would like to become a Cardiac Ready Community. Currently in many Montana communities, if a person's heart stops beating the likelihood of survival is almost zero. Statistically, communities that have a cardiac ready plan have seen a 20% improvement in survival rates. We are interested in being one of those communities! Please join them Wed. Feb. 17th from 1- 2p.m. at the Community Room of the Courthouse.
Thursday, February 18th 2016
Little Campers
Little Campers says - Keep the hands, heads & feet of your littles toasty warm for the rest of winter with Kamik boots & a variety of new hats & gloves, all 25% off until gone. They are here to help clothe newborns to teens in reasonably-priced, quality, gently-used clothes. They are proudly expanding their selection of Rugged & Ruffle Butts for those special occasions. Stop & shop often for the best bargains! Little Campers is your local drop for Havre Dry Cleaning, located at 531 2nd Avenue South.
Thursday, February 18th 2016
1st Annual Spring Fling Bazaar
The 1st Annual Spring Fling Bazaar is scheduled for Sat. March 12th. They are currently looking for vendors to participate. For booth rental & more information please contact Debbie, 406-890-4425.
Friday, February 19th 2016
Grazing Districts Joint Annual Meeting
The four Valley County Grazing Districts will hold their joint annual meeting Fri. Feb. 19th at the Glasgow Elks Club. The meeting starts at 2p.m. with various speakers & updates from different agencies. A complimentary supper will be provided to members & guests. For more information, call the Grazing Office at 228-2961.
Friday, February 19th 2016
Shark Tank
Shark Tank – a live pitch business plan competition is inviting all innovators to MSU Northern in Havre, MT, March 16th at the “Invest in Success Small Business Conference. If you have a business idea that lacks funding to become a reality, you can submit an application to be able to pitch it to local investors & consultants for a chance to win cash for your dream business. You can apply at sbdc.submittable.com through Feb. 19th.
Sunday, February 21st 2016
Senior's Pinochle
The Glasgow Senior Center will have pinochle every 1st & 3rd Sunday at 2p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.
Saturday, February 27th 2016
19th Annual Ice Fishing Derby
The Glasgow Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 19th Annual Ice Fishing Derby Sat. Feb. 27th at the Dredge Cuts Trout Pond in Fort Peck. Fishing will take place from 12-3p.m. with registration from 10a.m. - 1p.m. 1st place is guaranteed $2000! The entry fee is $50 per hole or 3 holes for $100. For more information contact the Chamber at 228-2222.
Sunday, February 28th 2016
Glasgow DMV
Appointment Scheduling is now in effect at the Glasgow DMV Office. You can log on to www.doj.mt.gov/driving 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to schedule an appointment for all knowledge testing, road testing, license transfer, & other services. The service is fast, easy to use, & mobile friendly. You can also call 1-866-450-8034 Monday – Friday, 8a.m. – 5p.m. Appointments are required for all services except driver’s license renewals & replacements; appointments are optional for those 2, but are highly recommended. The Glasgow Office is open Mondays, 9a.m. – 4:30p.m., Fridays & every 1st, 2nd & 3rd Tuesday of the month from 8a.m. – 4:30p.m.
Sunday, February 28th 2016
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.
Sunday, February 28th 2016
Fort Peck Summer Theatre Auditions
Fort Peck Summer Theatre will hold auditions for the 2016 season on Sunday, Feb. 28th from 11:00a.m.-1:00p.m. in the Glasgow High School Auditorium. There are many roles open for all ages, specifically in Man of La Mancha and Disney’s Mary Poppins, and many roles for young children, including two very large roles in Disney’s Mary Poppins. There is also potential opportunities to perform in the cabaret. Please come with a prepared short monologue and song. For further information call 228-9216.
Monday, February 29th 2016
Hospital Guild Scholarship Applications
Applications for the FMDH Hospital Guild Scholarship are now available by going to www.FMDH.org, Click on the quick link, Guild Scholarship Application, & all the needed information is there. This scholarship is for all students entering the medical field or those already enrolled in the medical field. Applications must be postmarked by March 15, 2016, with the Award Luncheon on April 4th.
Monday, February 29th 2016
JSEC Scholarships
The Glasgow Job Service Employers’ Committee (JSEC) is offering scholarships to Valley County high school seniors who wish to further their education after graduation. Funding is provided by Valley County employers who share the JSEC desire to educate future workers. Applications are due in the Glasgow Job Service Office by 5p.m. Mon. Feb. 29th. Applications can be picked up from any of the County’s five high school counselors, the Glasgow Job Service Office or online at www.glasgowjobs.mt.gov. Award amounts vary depending on donations received. Last year, JSEC gave $1000 in scholarship funds to three area seniors. For more information, contact Stacey, 228-2476, or the Glasgow Job Service, 228-3926.
Sunday, March 6th 2016
First Lutheran Church Lutefisk Dinner
First Lutheran Church is serving Lutefisk & meatballs Sun. March 6th from 11:30a.m. - 1:30p.m. The menu includes lutefisk, meatballs, mashed potatoes & gravy, coleslaw, Lefse Shack lefse & sherbet for dessert. Tickets will be sold at the door, $15/plate & kids under 5 eat for free. Thrivent Financial Valley County Chapter #31373 will supplement funds raised with the proceeds going to the First Lutheran Church Youth.
Friday, March 11th 2016
Applications Available for VCCF
Applications are available for this year’s Valley County Community Foundation grants. The Valley County Community Foundation (VCCF) will award its annual grants this spring. The average dollar amount for last year’s grants was just over $1775, with grants ranging in amounts from $1000 to $2875. Application forms & guidelines are available at the VCCF website, www.valleycountycf.net, & at First Community Bank in Glasgow. Applications must be hard copy & postmarked by March 11, 2016; only applications that are complete & received on time will be considered. Following completion of the project, grantees are required to submit a summary report that includes receipts for purchases & pictures of the project. VCCF provides grants to non-profit organizations working on projects in 5 areas: arts & culture, basic human needs, economic development, education, & natural resources & conservation. Grants have been awarded to projects in all parts of Valley County, & over the years, competition for grant dollars has increased. Annual grants are funded by earnings from the Foundation’s endowment, which is invested with the Montana Community Foundation (MCF). MCF is a statewide organization that helps local communities & non-profit organizations raise & administer charitable gifts.
Tuesday, March 15th 2016
Soroptimist Fellowship Award
Soroptimist of Glasgow is once again offering The Fellowship Award. This award is for any woman in NE Montana who has finished college & holds a Bachelor’s or Master Degree & is currently taking Advanced Degree coursework. They must be working or be established in a business. Contact Denise Herman at 228-2022 for an application, deadline is March 15th. Applications are also available at the Soroptimist Store.
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