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Monday, November 30th 2020

Soroptimist Thrift Store

The Soroptimist Thrift Store is open Monday – Friday from 10a.m. – 4p.m., closed Saturdays until further notice. They are accepting donations, but no large items will be accepted. Masks are required to enter the store.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Nashua Volunteer Fire Department Raffle

The Nashua Volunteer Fire Department is sorry to announce that due to COVID-19 they will not be able to host their annual Fireman's Ball/BBQ this year. This fundraiser is relied upon every year to help with equipment upgrades so the department runs smoothly & the volunteer firemen have what they need to fight fires. Last year they were able to acquire new radios with the funds from the fundraiser. In lieu of the annual Ball/BBQ they have put together a raffle for this year & would love your support. Tickets can be purchased at D&G, Markle's Warehouse, Cherry Creek Gear Shop, BS Central or any member of the Nashua Volunteer Fire Department. Drawing will be held Dec. 1st. Please call Fire Chief Joel Novak with any questions, 406-230-1319.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Community Giving Tree/Angel Tree Locations

There is a Community Giving Tree at Wild Child Boutique. Those interested in purchasing gifts can get tags off the tree there, & return gifts to the store. If you do not want to get a tag & just like to donate gifts, you may leave those at the store as well. If you are interested in signing up your child/children, contact Brady - 406-853-1087, or Lynsey - 406-230-1355. Also, the amazing women at Thistle & Thread are doing an Angel Tree strictly for Youth Dynamics clients. Tags can be taken off the tree at their store & gifts can be delivered to back to them or the Youth Dynamics office. Along with these two locations, there is also a tree set up at Markle’s Ace Hardware for Valley View residents!

Monday, November 30th 2020

Sale-a-thon Purchases

If you purchased items from the Fall Sale-a-thon please stop up to the Radio Station to pay for & pickup your certificates.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Wild Child Boutique

There have been some big changes at Wild Child Boutique & you’re invited to come in & check out their new & gently used baby & kids clothing, baby items & home decor! Wild Child also has a great selection of baby gifts, shoes & winter wear. Located at 533 2nd Ave. South, open Tuesday-Friday from 10a.m. – 5p.m. & Saturday from 10a.m. – 2p.m.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery Classes

Now is the time to get started on making those special Christmas gifts. Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery is offering private class time to paint ceramic pieces with 3 styles of coffee mugs, flowerpots or light switch plates. Space is limited to family members or a group of 4 & masks & social distancing are required per mandate. Class times will be the customer's choice of afternoon or evening. Contact the Gallery at 230-0148 to reserve your time & space. Take home kits are also available. Projects must be completed by Dec. 10th to allow for 2 weeks mail delivery with local projects completed by Dec. 19th to be ready for Christmas.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Glasgow Senior Citizen Center

The Senior Citizen Center will remain closed until further notice. Meals on Wheels continues to operate along with grab n’ go meals available on Tuesdays & Thursdays for those 60+. There is a $5.50 suggested donation, please call 228-9500 by 9a.m. to reserve a grab n’ go meal.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Hi-line Youth Hockey Gun Raffle Winners

The Hi-line Youth Hockey gun raffle winners are 11/1 Tammy Kummerfeldt, 11/2 Bruce Fellman, 11/3 Joan Erickson, 11/4 Kelcey Knaff, 11/5 Gerry Brabeck, 11/6 Eric Phillips, 11/7 DJ Elletson, 11/8 Stephanie Hughes, 11/9 Troy Hansen, 11/10 Stacy Garwood, 11/11 Stevin Miller, 11/12 Jeremy Tihista, 11/13 Tori Kaufman, 11/14 Deb Partridge, 11/15 Cody Odom, 11/16 Dan Taylor, 11/17 Kelcey Knaff, 11/18 Randy Elletson, 11/19 Nick Thelen, 11/20 Clint Norcutt, 11/21 Katie Potter, 11/22 Jace Young, 11/23 Susan Fast, 11/24 Adam Peterson, 11/25 Cassie Shipp, 11/26 Roger Hystad, 11/27 Dan Wetzel.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Fort Peck Interpretive Center open by appointment only

The Fort Peck Interpretive Center will be open Monday through Friday by advanced appointment only. Masks are required & group size will be limited. Call the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at (406) 526-3493 for more information.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Grant Applications Available for the Theo & Alyce Beck Foundation Trust

Grant applications are now being accepted for nonprofit 501©3 organizations & governmental entities such as schools & municipalities for projects that promote better living in Valley County, from The Theo & Alyce Beck Foundation Trust. Applications may be picked up from Ruth Ann Hutcheson at 12 1st Avenue North, or Edward Jones at 317 Klein Avenue in Glasgow. An electronic application is available by emailing hannah.barras@edwardjones.com. Applications must be mailed & postmarked no later than December 20, 2020. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Pioneer Museum

The Pioneer Museum’s hours are Thursday, Friday & Saturday 11a.m. – 4p.m. They will be closed all of January.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Tax Due Date

The 1st half of 2020 Real Estate Taxes levied & assessed are due & payable on or before 5p.m. Mon. Nov. 30, 2020, 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 tax as a penalty. Taxes will be considered delinquent Tues. Dec. 1, 2020 & will be charged penalty & interest. The 2nd half of 2020 Mobile Home Taxes are also due Nov. 30, 2020. The taxes will be considered delinquent Tues. Dec. 1, 2020, & are subject to penalty & interest, thereafter. Payment of these taxes may be made at the Treasurer’s office at the Valley County Courthouse during regular business hours, at the Red Drop Box outside the North & East Door of the Courthouse or mailed to Valley County Treasurer, 501 Court Square #3, Glasgow, Montana 59230.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery

Increase your chances for Chamber Big Bucks by shopping at The Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery, 523 2nd Ave. South. Give the gift of original art created by local artists. The Gallery is open for Christmas Shopping Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from 10a.m. – 5p.m. Beginning Dec. 6th they will also be open Sundays from 12 – 3p.m.

Monday, November 30th 2020

Glasgow DMV

Monday, November 30th 2020

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.

Tuesday, December 1st 2020

American Red Cross Blood Drive

The American Red Cross will have blood draws Tues. Dec. 1st & Wed. Dec. 2nd both at the Glasgow VFW. Tuesday is from 10:30a.m. – 5:30p.m. & Wednesday is from 9a.m. – 3p.m. There will also be a blood draw at the Hinsdale Legion Hall Wednesday from 12:30 – 6p.m. Individuals are urged to make an appointment to donate blood now to help patients in need. Find a donation opportunity using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-733-2767.

Wednesday, December 2nd 2020

Ceramic Christmas Ornament Class at Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery

Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery will have a Ceramic Christmas Ornament class Wed. Dec. 2nd at 6:30p.m. Participants will hand build clay ornaments with cookie cutters & paint with underglaze. The cost is $12 per person which includes 2lbs of clay, underglaze, clear glazing & firing. Sign up at the Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery or contact Mary at 230-0148.

Wednesday, December 2nd 2020

17th Annual Festival of Trees is Back On!!

The 17th Annual Festival of Trees is back on! Through the efforts of Kevin Taylor, Holly Hunziker & Taylor Storage, they will be bringing us an online version Sat. Dec. 5th at 2p.m. Kevin will livestream an auction of items on the Taylor Auction Services Facebook page. ALL proceeds will go to the Valley County HOPE Project to help Valley County residents with their medical expenses. Up to 30 items (trees, wreaths, centerpieces or wall hangings) can be sold. Teams/individuals can start dropping items off at the Taylor Auction building (behind the State of Montana High Department building on Hwy 2 West) Wed. Dec. 2nd. They can accommodate up to 3 teams at a time coming in to set up their items on Dec. 2nd & 3rd from 6 – 8p.m. & again Fri. Dec. 4th from 5 - 7p.m. If these times do not work, please contact Kevin and/or Holly, to make arrangements. Please bring an extension cord with your item if it needs to be plugged in. As items are added, they will be photographed & added to the Taylor Auction Services Facebook page & the Valley County HOPE Project Facebook page. People will be allowed to send in pre-bids prior to the event by emailing Holly @ hollywood_46@hotmail.com. They need to include the item number, their name & the maximum amount they will bid, we will not run up the bid to their max if bidding doesn't go that high. You may pa for your items with cash, check or credit card. For more information, contact Rod - 263-8757, Willie - 230-4480 or Holly - 406-599-3805.

Wednesday, December 2nd 2020

"Local Little Christmas"

“Local Little Christmas” is back! A program from the Glasgow Chamber, Local Little Christmas rewards shoppers for keeping their money local. From now through December 31st, bring your receipts in to the Chamber. For every $100 you spend at participating businesses, you’ll receive one entry into the Local Little Christmas giveaway. Thousands of dollars worth of prizes will be given away in the form of local gift certificates & Chamber Big Bucks. Receipts need to be turned in by noon January 6, 2021. Some restrictions apply. Drawings will be held in January. Make sure to use the hashtag #LocalLittleChristmas on social media to help spread the word!

Wednesday, December 2nd 2020

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints' Nativity Display

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints will host their annual Nativity Display Dec. 2-4, from 6-8p.m. Masks & Social Distancing will be followed.

Saturday, December 5th 2020

17th Annual Parade of Lights

The Valley County Optimist Club’s 17th Annual Parade of Lights is Sat. Dec. 5th. The theme this year is “Merry Masked Christmas”. Santa will be in town at 3p.m., hayrides will be from 2:30 – 5p.m. (weather permitting) downtown, the tree lighting ceremony is at 5p.m. with the Parade of Lights beginning at 5:30p.m. Chamber Big Bucks will be awarded for – Most Lights; Best Youth Organization; Best Business/Commercial Float & Best Organization. This is co-sponsored by the Glasgow Area Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture.

Tuesday, December 8th 2020

Valley County Flu Clinics

The Valley County Health Department will have an Influenza Clinic Tues. Dec. 8th, ONLY, from 9a.m. – 1p.m. at the Glasgow Senior Center. They will have limited influenza vaccine free to anyone who does not have insurance. Please wear a mask & a short-sleeved t-shirt. Social distancing will be maintained at all clinic sites. These are intended for adults only; children will need to have an appointment at VCHD. Call 228-6261 for questions.

Tuesday, December 15th 2020

VC Refuse District #1 Meeting Cancelled

Valley County Refuse District #1 will meet Tues. Dec. 15th at 5p.m. at Valley County Landfill.

Tuesday, December 15th 2020

Valley Community Food Bank

The Valley Community Food Bank, 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 Schoenfelder, 263-2139. If you need food, regardless of eligibility, before this date, please contact Nancy.