Tuesday, February 20
Drivers Safety class offered
POLSON — On Tuesday, Feb. 20, NW Montana AARP Smart Driver Drivers Safety Class will be held at the Polson Senior Center from 8:30-11 a.m. and from 1-2:30 p.m. Call 406-883-4735 for reservation.
Wednesday, February 21
Democrats hold monthly meeting
POLSON — The Lake County Democrats will hold their regular monthly meeting at the North Lake County Library on Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m. for a social time followed by a program at 7:00 p.m. Our guest speaker will be Grete Gansauer with the Montana Wilderness Association based in Whitefish Mt. Please join us to learn more about the stakes of public land transfer, current policy ideas that are threatening our public lands today, and what you can do about it. All are welcome.
Thursday, February 22
Warm your heart at MOAM movie
POLSON — Enjoy a free movie at at the Miracle of America Museum’s, (36094 Memory Lane), “Night at Museum.” This event is held on the fourth Thursday evening of each month. This month on Feb. 22 we will show a heartwarming movie entitled, “Last Man Club,” about a World War II veteran who escapes his nursing home and goes on a cross-country road trip to find the last surviving members of his B-17 crew. In addition to the movie we are digging out our collection of over 400 vintage valentines for the month of February. Enjoy the “Art in Heart” as you view the thematic valentines spread around the museum’s diversified displays. Whether serious, sexy, schmaltzy, or just plain silly, you’ll fall in love with this exhibit. The movie is at 6:30 p.m. at The Miracle of America Museum.
Friday, February 23
Learn about Montana nonprofits
POLSON — Montana’s vitality and livability depend on a thriving nonprofit sector. We are creating a future where nonprofits are recognized and celebrated, have the resources needed to fulfill their missions, and are strategically connected with one another and with partners in business and government. The Montana Nonprofit Association will offer four courses in Polson starting on Feb. 23. The topic that first day will be board governance. A new topic will be covered each month for the following three months. Register online at: www.mtnonprofit.org or call 406-449-3717 for more information.
SKC volunteers offer tax preparation
PABLO — Call 406-275-4851 for more information on SKC’s free tax preparation.
Saturday, February 24
Bring your fist full of dollars to Winterfest
POLSON — The ninth annual Winterfest fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Feb. 24, at the Elks. A spaghetti dinner for $12, wil be served from 5-7 p.m. A painted-chair auction, a live auction, a silent auction, a 50/50 split pot and music by Rob and Halladay Quist will be yours to enjoy during this fun-filled, family evening. Proceeds will benefit Soup's On at the Wander Inn, serving a free meal Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to1 p.m.
Tuesday, February 27
Learn about career choices
PABLO — Go to the Salish Kootenai College Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from 9:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. This event will be held in the Joe McDonald Health and Fitness Center and is open to the community. For more information, call 406-275-4826.
Wednesday, February 28
Join Boys and Girls Club for annual breakfast event
RONAN — All are invited to the fourth annual “Great Futures Breakfast” at the new Ronan Clubhouse, (formerly Total Home). Breakfast starts at 7:30 a.m., the program with keynote speaker and Griz football legend, Chase Reynolds, will be held from 8-9 a.m. Come see and hear the big vision for the future of Boys and Girls Club of the Flathead Reservation and Lake County.
Saturday, March 3
Free Winterfest event includes Broomball, more
POLSON — The Mission Valley Ice Arena Association is hosting the second annual WinterFest on Saturday, March 3. This event will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and will include our new favorite sport, Broomball, and some hockey drills and other games, as well as hot beverages. We are working to use Riverside Park again. We would like to thank the Greater Polson Community Foundation for helping us continue to make this a free event for families. Stay tuned, as this event will be loads of fun for the entire family.