Events with the tag: Arlee
Tuesday, June 27
Jocko Library event planned
ARLEE — Another Jocko Valley Library Summer Reading Program, “Build a Better World,” event is on Tuesday, June 27, from 9:30-11 a.m. Call 406-726-3572 for more information.
Wednesday, June 28
Powwow begins Arlee
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration begins Wednesday, June 28, and ends Tuesday, July 4. All events are open to the public and free of charge. Arts, crafts, stick games, dance competitions, Indian and other ethnic foods will be available. Absolutely no alcohol, firearms, unleashed dogs or motorcycles are allowed in the camp area. This year dance competition will expand to 31 categories. There will be separate style categories for adults age 40-59. Women and men 60 years and over will be competition categories of all styles combined. The event takes place on Powwow grounds on Powwow Road in Arlee. Wednesday is “Camp Day. Visit the website: www.arleepowwow.com for more information.
Thursday, June 29
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration continues with a Memorial at 7 p.m. followed by a l stick game. Visit the website: arleepowwow.com, for more information. Registration for dance and singing contests opens at 8 p.m.
Friday, June 30
Miss Salish-Pend d’Oreille crowned
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration continues with registration for dance and singing contests at noon. The speaking and dance portion of the Miss Salish-Pend d’Oreille competition begins at 6:30 p.m. There is a Drum Roll Call at 6:45 p.m. Grand Entry begins at 7 p.m. with honorees and the crowning of Miss Salish-Pend d’Oreille 2017-18.
Saturday, July 1
Arlee Powwow continues
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration continues with Drum Roll Call at 12:45 p.m. and Grand Entry at 1 p.m. and contests for juniors and teens. Adult singing competition at 7 p.m. At 11 p.m. original style vs. contemporary Jingle Dance for women 18 and over. The Men’s Grass Special takes place at this time also.
Sunday, July 2
Indian Mass held in Arlee
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration continues with an Indian Mass at 11 a.m.; Drum Roll Call at 12:45 p.m.; Grand Entry at 1 p.m.
Monday, July 3
Youth Day on tap
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration continues with Youth Day.
Tuesday, July 4
Eat all you can at pancake breakfast
ARLEE — The Arlee Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual pancake breakfast from 7-11 a.m. at the old Arlee Fire Hall. The cost is $5 per person and it’s all you can eat. For more information, call 406-210-4144.
Museum opens for summer
ARLEE — The Arlee Jocko Valley Museum, run by the Arlee Historical Society, opens for the summer July 4 and will be open every other Saturday from 2-4 p.m. or by appointment, until Labor Day.
The museum has many historical displays including many photographs of Native and homesteading families. There are hundreds of obituaries with genealogy information. There is also a military display commemorating those who have given their lives for this country.
The Arlee Museum is located at corner of Bouch and Fyant (by the grade school).
For more information or to arrange a viewing appointment, call 406-726-3167.
View Arlee Powwow Parade
ARLEE — The 119th annual Arlee Powwow celebration continues with a parade at 1 p.m. and the Snake Dance at 2 p.m. The Arlee Rodeo will be at 2 p.m. on Powwow Road in Arlee. For more information, call 406-726-3762 or visit the website: arleepowwow.com.