Block party set for tonight at 6 p.m

Jean Skillman
Wednesday, July 18, 2018


The annual Block Party at Shields River Lutheran church will begin at 6 p.m. tonight, July 18, at the church in Wilsall. Come for hamburgers, hotdogs, chips, salads, beverages, ice cream and desserts. All food and utensils are provided. 


Farmers Market

 The Shields Valley Farmer’s Market starts at 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 23, at Holliday Park in Clyde Park. Special music for the evening is country by Danny Bee. Much anticipated will be dinner by Faith at Crazy Mountain Catering  and, for dessert, stop by and see Patty and her fabulous baking.

 Bring a cooler as Michael is bringing his truck full of frozen fish that he personally caught wild in Alaska.

 Our featured sponsor of the week, Park Electric, will be at the market giving away LED light bulbs and sponsoring surprise drawings.

And as always, there are many other vendors, a terrific playground, room for the kids to run, and free horse-drawn wagon rides for kids of all ages by Wendy from Sunnyside Farms.


Upcoming events

• The Shields Valley Senior Citizens potluck dinner starts at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 19, at the Senior Center in Wilsall. There will be special music and readings.

• Ace Roofing is hosting a Community Day free barbecue from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, July 20, at their shop on Elliot Street, Highway 89, in Wilsall. Meat and beverages, plates and flatware are provided. Bring a side dish to share.

• A craft group meets at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, at the Shields Valley Senior Center in Wilsall.  


Church news

Patrick Mullen of Global Outreach Mission will be the guest speaker at the l0:45 morning worship service Sunday, July 22, at the Wilsall Community Church.



Winners of the July 17 Senior Citizens card party were Betty Burdette, first; Linda Wilson, second; Jean Landers, low.