Join Missoula Parks and Recreation. For Fall classes and new fun things to do! Register online at www.missoulaparks.org/register. For more information or to register in person, call 721-PARK, visit www.missoulaparks.org, or stop by Currents Aquatics Center. Learn more in the Fall Recreation Guide at www.missoulaparks.org.
The Montana Mountain Mushers and Bitterroot Mushers 2nd annual running of the Western Montana Dirt Derby dryland dog race happens October 12th and 13th, at Lubrecht Experimental Forest, Greenough, MT. The race includes 8-dog, 6-dog cart, bikejor as well as canicross (running with your dog pulling you). Novice and junior categories. Races begin at 8 am, both days. Details? Visit www.bitterrootmushers.org or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Irish Rock Singer/Songwriter Mark Daly. Has been on tour in the UK, Ireland and his final US stops include Hamilton on Saturday October 12th at the Bedford Building. A fundraiser concert, tickets available at “Hamilton Tae Kwon-Do” or their website hamiltontkd.com (T-K-D) (406-360-5420)
The Jeannette Rankin Peace Center invites the entire community to 2019 Peace Party Sunday October 13th from 3:30-7:30 pm in the Home Arts Building at Missoula County Fairgrounds. Music Drinks, dinner entertainment and live and silent auction. Cost $50/individual, $90/couple and $10 less for JRPC members. Go to http://jrpc.org/peaceparty2019 to purchase tickets,stop by the Center at 519 S. Higgins on the Hip Strip. Questions? Call us at 543-3955
North Valley Public Library in Stevensville invites you to Decorate and paint a pumpkin to look like your favorite book character. (Sorry, carved pumpkins not accepted.) Enjoy viewing the pumpkins displayed around the library and vote for your favorite. Please drop off your pumpkin no later than Oct 20 so you can get votes. Voting begins on October 21. Go to the library’s website to see examples! Three winners announced on Halloween. This contest is open to all ages, even adults! For more information, call 406-777-5061 or visit northvalleylibrary.org.
Join Missoula Community Chorus for “Painting with a Purpose” Tuesday October 29th, 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Cost is $35 per seat. All painting supplies and guided instruction are included.in the cost. Participants are allowed to bring in food, BYOB for 21 & older, Must be 18 years & up (no exceptions) to attend evening classes where alcohol is present. Last year our painting event SOLD OUT. Details at their Facebook page.
Artists along the Bitterroot, Artist Studio Tour Happens on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 1st through 3rd form 10:30am-6:00pm. Tour the Bitterroot Valley’s finest art studios, only minutes away from beautiful hiking trails, fishing, scenic views, and local brews. Limited bus tickets are available to tour 4 studios each day and enjoy a lovely no-host lunch, or adventure them on your own! Visit for maps and tickets https://artistsalongthebitterroot.com/
“Building Community with Pride – an LGBTQ+ Educational Summit”, Happens Friday night and Saturday, November 1st & 2nd at the U of M – James E. Todd Building. This unique summit is a great learning opportunity for Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Trans, Intersex, Queer, Two Spirit, and community Allies interested in educating themselves on a wide variety of topics. Registration is $50, Visit www.gaymontana.org to purchase tickets.