Wednesday, April 25
Library celebrates National Poetry Month
POLSON — April is National Poetry Month which is the largest literary celebration in the world. North Lake County Public Library is celebrating with “Black-Out Poetry.” Millions of readers, students, teachers, librarians, and, of course, poets, mark poetry’s important place in our lives and culture. Drop in anytime in April for an experience creating “Black-Out Poetry!”
Candidates' forum at PHS
The Polson Education Association (PEA) would like to invite the public to a school board candidate’s forum on Wednesday, April 25th at 7 p.m. in the Polson High School Library. There are four school board candidates running for three positions with Polson School District #23. Candidates will have a chance to introduce themselves and answer questions submitted by PEA members. Please join us in order for you to make an informed decision before you vote on May 8th.
Democrats hold ‘Meet and Greet’
ARLEE — Lake County Democrats will hold a candidate “Meet and Greet” in Arlee from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25, at the Hangin’ Art Gallery in Arlee. Candidates attending will be: Caroline McDonald for Lake County Commissioner; Susan Evans for HD 12; Eldena Bear Don’t Walk and Steve York for HD 93, (which will be a primary runoff in the June 5 primary); Marvin Weatherwax Jr. for HD 15; Jennifer Allen for SD 5; Tyrel Suzor-Hoy for Public Service Commission; and a representative for Senator Jon Tester. Your financial support for these hard working, committed candidates would be very much appreciated.
Elks begin ‘Open Mic/ Jam’ events for charities
POLSON — The Elks is having an “Open Mic/ Jam” for charity to benefit the Helping Hands group on Wednesday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. The jam is open to the public. Call Steve McCoy at 406-253-8666 for more information. The Elks plan to have an “Open Mic/Jam” every third Wednesday of the month to benefit a different non-profit each time. Please come out and play/support your local musicians and help different charities.
Free Zen Meditation Class offered
POLSON — A Zen Meditation Class is being offered at the YogaHeart Studio, 314 Main Street, on Wednesday, April 25, at 6 p.m. The classes will be presented by Zen Priest Zenku, Jerry Smyers. There is no charge for the class. Everyone is welcome. For more details call 847-721-0665.
Visiting author shares passion for history
NINEPIPE – Author Rick Steber is on a quest to share his passion about storytelling during his visit to the Mission Valley April 24-26. Steber has authored over 40 books, won numerous literary awards, and has been the featured speaker at national and international conferences. One of his most recent books, “Red White Black: A True Story of Race and Rodeo” relates the story of Jackson Sundown, and will be the focus of his public presentation at the Ninepipes Museum of Early Montana at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25. Space is limited for this presentation. The ticket price of $20 per person also buys a raffle ticket; the three raffle items include a commemorative Pendleton blanket honoring Jackson Sundown, a gift package of Rick Steber books, and a vacation package valued at over $400. Call the museum at 644-3435 to make your reservation.