Thursday, July 7

• The Livingston School District Budget Committee will meet at 8 a.m. on Friday, July 8 at the central administration office, 132 S. B St. Contact Jenny Stringer at 222-0861 for more information.

• The Gardiner Area Resort Board will not hold its regular meeting in July. The board will reconvene in August. For further information, visit

• The Shane Lalani Center for the Arts’ production of “Chicago” will run through July 10 with performances at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $16 for adults, $13 for seniors and college students, and $10 for youth 17 and under. Call 222-1420 for tickets or more information.

• A Livingston community blood drive will be held 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 19 at American Lutheran Church. For an appointment, call Alta at 222-3281 or 220-3282. For participation in the blood drive, donors will receive a coupon for a free pint of ice cream from Dairy Queen.

• Paradise Permaculture Institute will host workshops through October. There will be Medicinal Herb classes hosted by Bev Axelsen, a herb and plant medicine specialist, at 6 p.m. on July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22 and Oct. 13 at a Livingston location. Classes are $24 each or five classes for $100. There will also be Plant Walks from 9 a.m. to noon June 25, July 30, Aug. 27, Sept. 24 and Oct. 15 at the Deep Creek Trailhead. The cost for a single walk is $20 or $90 for all five walks. To register or for more information, visit