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Port Polson Players present mystery, thriller July 21 - Aug. 7

POLSON — The Port Polson Players in Association with the Mission Valley Friends of the Arts present “Shadows On Oak Island” a mystery/thriller. Shows will take place Wednesday-Saturday, July 21-Aug. 7, at 8 p.m., Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. The Theater on the Lake is located on Highway 93 S at Boettcher Park. For reservations call 406-883- 9212 or go to: portpolsonplayers@ centurytel.net.

Sandpiper Gallery presents ‘Exceptionally Eclectic’ through Aug. 22

POLSON — Sandpiper Art Gallery, 306 Main Street, presents “Exceptionally Eclectic” an exhibit of artwork from member artists Alice Varnum (ink/watercolor), Cynthia Hoelscher (fabric art), Charlie Fudge (woodworking), Carole Daniels (encaustic/watercolor), Michael Stockhill (photography), and Gitti Miller (basketry) from Saturday, July 9-Monday, Aug. 22.

Summer food programs through Aug. 29

Summertime breakfast, lunch served  through Aug. 5

POLSON — June 6 is the first day of the free breakfast and lunch Summer Food Service Program in Polson. Cherry Valley, 107 Eighth Ave. W, is the site for the program. Breakfast will be served from 7:30-9:30 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Monday-Friday. All children 18 years old and under eat for free. The program ends on Aug. 5.

 

Ronan summertime breakfast, lunch served through Aug. 19

RONAN — Ronan Middle School will serve kid friendly meals for lunch and breakfast Monday-Friday (excluding July 4th) from June 9-Aug. 19. Breakfast will be served from 8:15-10:30 a.m. and lunch from 11:30 a.m.-12:55 p.m. There is no cost to all children 18 years old and younger. Adult meal prices are $2.50 for breakfast and $4 for lunch.

 

Food program begins in Pablo

PABLO — The first day of the free summer food program at Salish Kootenai College Joe McDonald Gymnasium begins June 13 and is open to kids ages 18 and under. Kids don’t have to be a part of Making Fitness Fun Program to eat. Breakfast is served from 8:30-10 a.m. and lunch is from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Thursday.

 

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Montecahto Club seeks information - 5/20/15

POLSON — The Montecahto Club is seeking the names and addresses of current service men and women from Lake County in order to send them care packages. Please phone Myrna at 406-407-2352 or Kari at 406-370-1443, with this information.

 

 

 
 

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Celebrate Recovery ministers to anyone

POLSON — Celebrate Recovery Ministry takes place at Polson Foursquare on Sundays between 5-8 p.m.

All are welcome to join us each Sunday evening. CR is a Christ-centered 12-step recovery ministry for anyone with hurts, habits or hang-ups. The evening starts off with dinner followed by a teaching and discussion groups with coffee/dessert. Childcare is available. Call (406) 883-9347 or go to: www.polsonfoursquare.org, for more information.

 
Join ‘Barefoot Church’ service

POLSON — Weekly Sunday “Barefoot Church” services are at 1 p.m. at the Montana Co-op. Come as you are. Bask in the Spirit, no judgment, just love and worship, forgiveness and healing.

 

NAMI meetings held

POLSON — NAMI Mission Valley/LAC meets the first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Journey Be Church/Soups On, 101 Seventh Ave., W. For more information, call 406-883-1086.

 

 

Gather for prayers, readings, meal

POLSON -- Soul-food Saturday is a community gathering at the Co-op HUB to share prayers, readings and discussion on the topic of unity, followed by a light meal. Kids of all ages are welcome; supervision is provided.

 
 

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Montecahto Club invites new members
 
POLSON — The Montecahto Club meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month. We are a social and service organization and sponsor a scholarship for a graduating senior, cook and serve lunch at “Soup’s On,” collect for the Food Bank, send Care packages to the overseas troops and help out wherever we can. We welcome new members. Come to a meeting and get to know us. 
 
 
AA Women’s Wing and a Prayer Group meets
 
ST. IGNATIUS — AA Women’s Wing and a Prayer Group meets on Sundays at 4 p.m. at the Methodist Church on Post Creek Hill. Call 1-888-607-2000 or go to www.aa-montana.org, for more information.
 
 
Story Time held in Ronan
 
RONAN — Ronan Library hosts a weekly story time for young children and their caregivers each Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Join us for stories, crafts and more. For more information, call 406-676-3682.
 

 

Area-wide AlAnon meetings available 

LAKE COUNTY — Are you affected by someone else’s drinking? AlAnon can help. Area meetings are anonymous, non-smoking, 12-step recovery for family and friends of alcoholics. Come join us. There are no membership dues. Meetings are held: Wednesdays at 9 a.m. at Lutheran Church on Wall Street in Hot Springs; Wednesdays at noon in Polson at the Alano Club on Third Ave. W ; Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. at the CMA Church on Third Ave. in St. Ignatius; Fridays at 8 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church on Fourth Ave. E in Polson.


Join library’s story time 

POLSON — North Lake County Public Library will host a one-hour kindergarten readiness program for children and their caregivers. Join us for stories, songs, movement, crafts and more. This will be held every Thursday during the school year at 10 a.m. and again at 4 p.m. For more information, call (406) 883-8225.
 
 
Join St. Ignatius Neighborhood Watch 
 
ST. IGNATIUS — The St. Ignatius Neighborhood Watch chapter meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the St. Ignatius Senior Citizens’ Center on north Main Street.
 
 

Pick up Co-op orders on Main Street 
 
RONAN — You can pick up your Co-op orders in Ronan on Thursdays from noon-5 p.m. at 401 Main Street.
 

New choir meets Wednesdays
 
RONAN — The Mission Valley Children’s Choir, directed by Cathy Gillhouse and Pastor Seth Nelson, meets from 4-5 p.m. every Wednesday at the Faith Lutheran Church, 406 Fifth Ave. SW.
The choir is learning show tunes, patriotic songs, multi-cultural songs, spirituals and American folk songs. All Mission Valley children in grades 3-7 are invited to participate. Call 406-207-3036 or email at gill4748@hotmail.com, for more information. 
 
 
Birthday Bash/Open Mic /Potluck on tap at HUB
 
POLSON — The first Saturday of each month from 6-9 p.m., a Birthday Bash/Open Mic Night/Potluck will take place at the Co-op HUB, 401 Main Street. Anyone who enjoys playing or listening to live music is welcome and we’re celebrating all birthdays in the month. Bring a cake or food to the potluck. Invite your friends and family for this fun and entertaining event.
 
 
Native Dance classes offered 
 
POLSON — Native American Dancing classes taught by Naomi Billedeaux (girls/women/boys/men) take place on Thursdays at 6:15 p.m. at the Co-op HUB, 401 Main Steet. Students ages 5+ are welcome and classes are free.  Contact Naomi for more details at 406-249-6024. 
 
 
Beekeepers come together at HUB
 
POLSON — The Northwest Montana Beekeepers group meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:45 p.m. at the HUB, 401 Main Street. There will be a potluck followed by a meet and greet. 
Come with your ideas and questions. Current and prospective beekeepers are welcome. 
Please RSVP to northwestmtbeekeepers@gmail.com.
 
 
 
Join breastfeeding support group
 
POLSON — The Baby Café, a breastfeeding support group is held the first Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. and the third Tuesday of each month at 7:15 p.m. at the HUB, 401 Main Street. Join other breastfeeding moms for support and fellowship with the guidance of Elizabeth Williams, a certified lactation counselor. 
For more information, call 406-202-3685. All moms and children are welcome.  
 
 
Free kids drama class offered 
 
POLSON — Krysti Reichman will offer a drama/performance class at the HUB, 401 Main Street. 
Contact Krysti at 406-309-0082, for more information on rehearsal times. Performances are coming up soon. Children ages 8 and up and of all abilities are welcome. This activity is free.
 
 
Buy, sell, trade at Co-op Market
 
POLSON — The Montana Co-op will hold a Farmers/Flea Market every Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at 401 Main Street. Buy, sell, trade, or give things away. You may rent a table for $10. Buy and support local merchandising. Reserve a table by calling 406-290-2070. Musicians are welcome; come play for tips. Food will be available for purchase.
 
 
Order/pick up Co-op food orders
 
POLSON – Order your local food before Monday at noon and your order will be ready on Thursday. Products may be purchased on website: www.montanacoop.com or ask to fill out a recurring order form for your staple food items. Pick up order in Polson every Thursday, year round, from 3-7 p.m. (Ronan pick up is at Dobson Creek Coffee on Main Street in Ronan from noon to 5 p.m.Thursdays) 
 
 
Gather for “Four Agreements” talk
 
POLSON — A third Wednesday of the month gathering at 7:30 p.m. is planned at the Co-op HUB to discuss the core principals of the “Four Agreements.” Living up to the principals helps build community and keeps people connected. These gatherings are free.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Thursday, November 28

Annual Thanksgiving dinner needs helpers, donations

11/28/2013

RONAN — The tenth annual Ronan Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be on Thursday, Nov. 28, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Ronan Community Center. Festivities for the day include entertainment and a traditional turkey dinner. Volunteers are needed to help serve, cook, buss and clean up. Turkeys, pies, and rolls, are also needed. Call Cheri Houle at (406) 249-3184 to donate food and Brandy Chisholm at (406) 676-3300 to volunteer some time. Donations will gladly be accepted at the door or may be sent to Ronan Community Volunteers, PO Box 751 Pablo, MT 59855.

 

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Church plans Thanksgiving service

11/28/2013

RONAN — St. Paul Lutheran Church is having a community Thanksgiving service on Thursday, Nov. 28, at 10 a.m. For more information, go to: ronanchurch.org

 

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Monday, December 2

Ronan City Council to meet

12/2/2013

RONAN — The Ronan City Council will meet Monday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. at Ronan City Hall, 207 Main Street, SW. The public is encouraged to attend the meetings, which are held the first and third Monday of each month.

 

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Tuesday, December 3

Horsemen to elect 2014 officers

12/3/2013

RONAN — The December meeting of the Mission Valley Back Country Horsemen will be Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the VFW Hall on Round Butte Road, 7:30 p.m.

There will not be a program for the evening, but we will elect officers for 2014. Final plans for our annual Christmas party will be discussed. All are welcome. For more information, contact Dennese at (406) 883-5876.

 

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Quilters to exchange gifts

12/3/2013

RONAN — The Mission Mountain Quilt Guild will hold their December meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 6 p.m. at the Terrace Lake Community Church, 35663 Terrace Lake Road. 

Dinner will be served. A $10 Christmas gift exchange will take place. Please bring all your handmade Christmas gifts for show and tell.

Don’t forget the Dec. 14 Gallery Frame Class. Start gathering your supplies now if you’ve signed up. See you there.

 

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Wednesday, December 4

St. Paul’s serves up Christmas sermon series, free soup supper

12/4/2013

RONAN — On Dec. 4, St. Paul Lutheran Church will present the sermon series "God's Joy at Christmas."  The evening includes a free soup supper at 6 p.m. followed by worship at 7 p.m. For more information, go to: ronanchurch.org.

 

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Friday, December 6

Phillips Saddlery to hold holiday open house

12/6/2013 - 12/8/2013

RONAN — Phillips Saddlery will hold their holiday open house Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 6, 7 and 8, from 9 a.m.–9 p.m. each day. Join us for free chili, snacks, and coffee. Browse through our selection of gift items for the holidays. Phillips Saddlery is located at 33052 Courville Trail, between Polson and Ronan, three miles east of the stoplight on Hwy. 93. For more information, please call (406) 675-4961 or (406) 249-5025.

 

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Tuesday, December 10

Legion to meet

12/10/2013

RONAN — The American Legion Post 138 of Ronan is meeting on Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. at the VFW Hall in Ronan at 35981 Round Butte Road. New members are welcome. For information, call Jack Fay at (406) 676-3380. 

 

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Wednesday, December 11

Polar bear specialist to speak at NARFE Christmas party

12/11/2013

RONAN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees will hold their annual Christmas party on Wednesday, Dec. 11, at noon at the Ronan Café. Lunch will be off the menu. Following lunch there will be a special program featuring Frank Tyro, a Polar Bear specialist. A brief business meeting will follow the program.

 

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