BRIEFS

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

The second annual Last Best Outdoors Fest will be held starting at 3 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 31 at the Livingston Civic Center. The theme this year is women in the outdoors. Former U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and U.S. Sen. Jon Tester will headline the event, speaking at the Miles Park band shell at 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.lastbestoutdoorsfest.com.

The Gardiner Big Bear Stampede trail run is set for Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Eagle Creek Campground. The 9K run begins at 9 a.m. and costs $30 to register. The 5K run and the 5K walk begin at 9:30 a.m. and costs $25 to register. The kids run, set for 10:15 a.m., is free.

The Gardiner Resort Area District will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at the Gardiner Visitor Center. The public is welcome to attend. For further information, visit www.gardinerresorttax.com.

The Livingston Quilt Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23 in the Main Building of the Park County Fairgrounds. The event is hosted by Peace by Piece Quilt Guild, and admission costs $5. For more information, visit www.peacebpieceguild.com.

• Students graduating from high school in 2019 can apply for the Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship. The scholarship is open to graduating students in Park and Sweet Grass counties. To download an application, visit the website www.enf.elks.org/mvs. For more information, call Jay Kiefer at 222-3455.

The Yellowstone Gateway Museum’s is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week. through September. The museum is located at 118 W. Chinook St. in Livingston. For more information, visit www.yellowstonegatewaymuseum.orgor call 222-4184.