Briefs July 29

Thursday, July 29, 2021

A crew will be working on the unpaved streets in Gardiner and on Jardine Road to stabilize them and reduce dust on Wednesday, Aug. 4. Residents in Gardiner can help by ensuring that there is a clear path on the unpaved roads in town. Park County will also have a street sweeper in Gardiner on Aug. 9 to work on the paved county streets in town. This does not include U.S. Highway 89. Where feasible, locals can help by moving parked vehicles that day. Call Park County Public Works at (406) 222-4114 if you have any questions. 

 

An arts/crafts/bakedgoods/garage sale benefiting Operation Christmas Child will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Baptist Church parking lot. Bring items to sell or donate. The event is free. A donation to OCC is suggested. A donor will match up to $7,500 of what is raised. For more information, contact Sue Oliver at (719) 650-6301 or sboliver@aol.com. Pack a shoebox for a needy child.

 

The Park County Health Department has a new July COVID testing and vaccination schedule as follows:    Livingston (105 W. Lewis St.)

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays

• 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays

    Wilsall

5-6 p.m. Monday, July 19 at the Wilsall Rural Fire station

   Clyde Park

5-6 p.m. Monday, July 19 and 26 at Clyde Park Rural Fire station

  Gardiner

2-4 p.m. Wednesdays at the southwest corner of Main and Second streets.

Moderna and J&J vaccines will be available. Walk-ins are welcome, or visit the Park County Health Department’s website to make an appointment at https://www.parkcounty.org/Government-Departments/Health-Department.

 

The Livingston Depot Museum is seeking volunteers to welcome visitors this museum season. The Depot hosts a world-class special exhibit this year, “Invisible Boundaries,” curated by the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, bringing in more visitors than ever. Volunteers can also help with other occasions such as the Depot Foundation’s summer and winter events, including the Festival of the Arts pie booth, Roundhouse Roundup outdoor barbecue, and among others. General information is available on the Depot’s website at www.livingstondepot.org. Anyone interested in signing can call the Depot at (406) 222-2300.