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Free movie screening for kids

News from FLIC

POLSON — Start Saturday morning with breakfast at the movies, in your pajamas — all free. Flathead Lake International Cinemafest (FLIC) will screen a family favorite, “Paddington,” at 8:30 a.m., on both screens at Showboat Cinema, 416 Main St., Polson.

Breakfast, provided and served by Polson Rotarians, will be served prior to the screening. Admission to the movie is on a first come, first served basis with no advanced ticket sales. Seating is limited, so to be sure of a seat, arrive early.

Additional festival information is available online at, Facebook and Twitter at #FLICPolson; or email


Live, learn, work overseas

PABLO — Learn what it’s like to be a Peace Corps volunteer Feb. 23 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Salish Kootenai College in the Career Services office in the bookstore building. Peace Corps volunteers immerse themselves in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime while making a difference in a community overseas. Attend the information session to learn about volunteer experiences, have questions answered, and gain tips to guide applicants through the application process.


Tour Bozeman campus

BOZEMAN — Montana State University in Bozeman will open its campus, classrooms and activities to potential students during MSU Friday, the university’s campus visitation program, set for Friday, Jan. 29.

MSU Friday is a free event open to all high school juniors and seniors and their families. The program consists of several activities including tours, sample classes given by some of MSU’s best professors, meetings with academic departments, a display of organizations and special services, and presentations on programs, scholarships and financing a college education. Panels for parents and students are also scheduled. 

Students may register online for MSU Friday at

For further information about MSU Friday, contact the MSU Office of Admissions at 1-888-MSU-CATS or 406-994-2452.


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