Saturday, June 1
Annual potluck, campout to be final accordion jam
POLSON/LONEPINE — There will not be an accordion jam on Sunday, June 2, due to our annual campout and potluck being held on May 31 and June 1, at Lonepine Community Center, off of Highway 28. All are welcome. There is a big blue building on the east side of the highway, turn west and follow to the campgrounds. You will go past a cemetery. The main dinner will be on June 1 at around 4 or 5 p.m. Dancing starts around noon each day. For more information call Ellen at 406-883-3130. We will not be resuming the regular accordion jams at the Elks as the association decided on May 20 to disband. Hope to see you in Lonepine for the final jam.
Saturday, June 1
Used book sale at library
POLSON — The North Lake County Public Library District’s Friends of the Library are holding a huge used book sale on Friday, May 31, and Saturday, June 1, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy browsing through hundreds of used books, DVDs and audiobooks, all at bargain prices. Fundraising items include the new Friends of the Library canvas book bags and T-shirts available for $15. Fill a bag with books for only $5. Refreshments will be served. All proceeds and contributions from this event will go toward the Friends’ support of the library’s programs and projects. The sale will be in the large meeting room at the library, 2 First Ave. E.
Big Arm holds community yard sale
BIG ARM — The Big Arm Association will hold a community yard sale on Saturday, June 1, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at our historic Big Arm School. On Saturday, June 8, we will continue our yard sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. with a pancake breakfast served from 8-11 a.m. Donations of items are welcomed. For more information, contact Jeff or Nancy Foster at 406- 849-5064. Hope to see you there.
Booster Club serves up shrimp
POLSON — The Polson Booster Club will hold a shrimp boil dinner on Saturday, June 1, from 5-7 p.m. at Glacier Brewing Co, 6 Tenth Ave. E. JIMnI will provide music and there will be awards, door prizes and raffles. Tickets are $35 per person and includes dinner and one drink token. See you there.
Celebrate National Trails Day
WILDHORSE ISLAND —Meet new people in your area and give back to your local parks by helping to beautify and protect our trails. This year will focus on maintaining the habitat and trails of Wild Horse Island from 10 a.m-2 p.m. This event is free. Contact 406-837-3041 for transportation and meeting location information.
Church yard sale proceeds benefit ‘Relay for Life’
ST. IGNATIUS — The Mission Valley United Methodist Church, (top of Post Creek Hill), will hold a yard sale on Saturday, June 1, beginning at 9 a.m. and going until 2 p.m. All proceeds will go to “Relay for Life.” For more information call 406-676-8571.
Memorial ride benefits county youth
RONAN — The eighth annual Papa Bear Memorial Motorcycle Poker Ride will take place on June 1, starting at 10 a.m. and ending at 5 p.m. There is a $10 entry fee, which benefits the youth of Lake County. Stops include: starting at S & S Sports in Ronan, Town Pump in Plains, Fergie's Pub & Grill in Hot Springs, Del's Bar in Somers, and ending at S & S Sports again in Ronan. Vintage cars 1979 and older are welcome to join the event. Food, beverages and awards begin at 5 p.m.
Museum exhibits art, more at ‘First Saturday’ event
CHARLO — Ninepipes Museum is honored that Barbara Shrider will exhibit her artwork, Helen Camel-White Quills will showcase her jewelry and Ednor Therriault will entertain with excerpts from his book, “Montana Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities and Other Offbeat Stuff,” during the June 1 “First Saturday” event. The museum is located at 69316 US Highway 93, Charlo, Montana 59824.
Visit: http://www.ninepipesmuseum. org for more information.
Play basketball in Plains
PLAINS — The Wildhorse Shootout will be held on June 1 at the Amundson Sports complex in Plains. The deadline for entries is May 27 and cost is $100 per team. Divisions include first grade through adult. Register online at: missionvalley3on3.com.
Purchase a book from ‘Friends of the Library’
POLSON — North Lake County Library will hold a “Friends of the Library” book sale from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. in the large meeting room.
Skateboard clinic for girls held
ST. IGNATIUS — Girls on Shred, a non-competitive free female/non-binary skate clinic takes place on Saturday, June 1, from noon-4 p.m. at the St. Ignatius Skatepark (357 Mission Dr.). This clinic is for all female and non-binary people interested in learning to skateboard. All ages and abilities are welcome. Girls on Shred is a non-competitive event sponsored by Board of Missoula and the Sports Exchange. There will be a free clinic, live music, and a raffle. Skateboards, helmets, and padding will be provided for anyone to borrow and share. For more information check out their facebook or Instagram: @GIRLSONSHRED.
Social powwow on tap at People’s Center
PABLO — The People’s Center will hold a social powwow on Saturday, June 1, from 1-3 p.m. to celebrate their summer hours starting. There will be dancing, drumming and singing. The People’s Center will be open Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the summer months.
Support MVCA at ‘On Eagle’s Wings’ event
POLSON — Soar into summer with the Mission Valley Christian Academy at their “On Eagle’s Wings” benefit dinner and auction on June 1 at the Red Lion Inn. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Call 406-883-6858 for tickets $50. The event will feature auction items: plane tours, a 4th of July fireworks package, Wild Horse Island day of fun, pellet grill, Henry .22 Golden Boy, Duck Dynasty speaker/dinner event tickets, and many more.