BRIEFS - Sept. 17

Friday, September 17, 2021

The  next meeting of the Carnegie Readers group will be at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 7. The meeting will be held in the library in the large group room on the ground-floor (downstairs).  The book selection is “All the Devils Are Here” by Louise Penny.  Copies of the book are available at the library check-out desk for Carnegie Readers. 


Pine Creek United Methodist Church at 2470 East River Road will host  the 73rd Pine Creek UMC annual Harvest Sale featuring quilts, knitting and crotchet work, homemade baked goods and home-grown produce at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25. There will be a complimentary lunch at noon. For more information call (406) 222-4897.


The Community Closet Thrift Store at 416 E. Park St. will close from 2 to 3 p.m. during business hours for restocking and sanitizing. Hours will be Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m., and 3 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.


• City residents can still sign up for a free box fan air filter from the city of Livingston. With some residents struggling with air quality issues during wildfire season, the city partnered with Livingston’s True Value, ACE Hardware and volunteers from Expedition Church to provide residents with inexpensive and effective units to improve air quality in their homes. Sign up for one at the city’s web page at


• Are you 60 years or older? Would it be nice if someone else made you a lunch and then delivered it to your house? Gardiner’s Lunch 4U Senior Program does just that. If you are over 60 and interested in having healthy lunch delivered to your door, contact Linda Gray at (307) 250-5853.


The Montana Tobacco Quit Line is a free service available to all Montanans to help them achieve their goal of a tobacco-free life. The quit line offers free and reduced cost medications, counseling, personalized quit plans to all callers, and dedicated tailored programs for pregnant women and Native American callers to create the best opportunity for success. Call 1-800-QUIT NOW (1-800-784-8669), or visit to enroll.