Thursday, May 12

BREIFS

The Letter Carriers’ Food Drive will take place Saturday, May 14. All food collected during the drive will be delivered to the Livingston Food Pantry to be distributed to those in need in Park County. Donated items should be placed in plastic bags and left next to mailboxes. Items that are most needed are peanut butter, canned tuna, canned fruit and breakfast cereal. Opened or outdated food will not be accepted. For more information, call the Livingston Food Pantry at 222-5335.

 

The second annual Bozeman Seed, Plant and Scion Exchange will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 14 at the Bozeman Public Library. Bring seeds, plants and fruit tree cuttings to share. The exchange is free and open to the public. For more information call (406) 551-6494 or visit www.blackrobin.org.

 

The Orient Chapter #6’s 125th anniversary Victorian High Tea celebration will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 14 in the lower level of Livingston’s Masonic Temple. Attendees are encouraged to dress in period attire or wear a favorite hat. RSVP to Orient Secretary Charlene Frazier by calling 223-1512 or 222-1081.

 

The Livingston Elks Lodge will have a Veterans Appreciation Benefit from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 14 at the Elks Lodge. There will be a silent auction raffle, finger food provided by VFW Ladies’ Auxiliary, and entertainment provided by local performers. Tickets are $10 and are available at Livingston Elks, Livingston’s American Legion, Conley’s Books & Music and American Bank in Big Timber. For more information, contact Joan at 222-6231, Krista at 223-3625 or the Elks Lodge at 222-2511. 

 

The Celebration of Excellence Awards Ceremony for Park High School students will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 17 in the Park High School Gym. Students will be recognized for their accomplishments in high school and education scholarships will be announced. Following the program, Park Branch of AAUW will host a community reception in the gym. For more information, call Park High School at 222-0449.

 

Parents of Park High seniors may purchase space for a personal message and photo in the graduation issue of The Geyser student newspaper until May 20. The cost is $15 for 50 words, and baby or senior photo. Ads are in black and white. Email messages and photos to geyserstaff@gmail.com or drop them off at the PHS office with payment to publish.

• There will be a Girls Golf Par-Tee for incoming sixth- through seventh-grade students and their parents from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 22 at the Livingston Golf Course. There will be putting games, golf carts rides, chips into containers, and girls will learn about the game of golf. Parents may also register their child for a drawing of a free summer of golf at the course. All equipment is provided. For reservations, call the Pro Shop at 222-1100 by May 21.

 

Livingston HealthCare will have a ribbon cutting ceremony from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, May 20 at the Alpenglow Trail, located behind the medical center. The ceremony starts at noon and a reception will follow. This event is open to the public. Call (406) 823-6648 or visit LivingstonHealthCare.org for more information. (adv. 5/12)

 

CALENDAR

THURSDAY

Federation of Fly Fishers Museum, 5237 U.S. Highway 89 South, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Yellowstone Gateway Museum of Park County, 118 W. Chinook St., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.  

Livingston-Park County Public Library, 228 W. Callender St., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Livingston Food Pantry of Park County, 202 S. Second St., 1-5 p.m.

Youth basketball open gym, Civic Center, 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Emotions Anonymous Group, Peer Solutions Drop-In Center, 104 W. Clark St., 4-5 p.m. Call 222-3332.

Park County Rod and Gun Club, trap shooting, 6 p.m. Public welcome. 

Gardiner Community Library, 6-8 p.m.

Southwest Montana Fly Fishers Club meeting, International Federation of Fishers Fishers Museum, 5237 U.S. Hwy 89 S., 6:30-8 p.m.

Bridge Club, Livingston-Park County Library conference room, 6:30 p.m.

The Yellowstone Gateway Museum’s Spring Speaker Series program — “Resilience: Stories of Montana Indian Women,” Livingston-Park County Public Library, 7 p.m.

Q & A AA meeting, Vince Grant Hall, 1306 E. Park St., 7 p.m.

Orient Chapter No. 6 Order of Eastern Star, Masonic Temple, 7:30 p.m.

 

FRIDAY

Intro to Meditation and Tai Chi, Civic Center, 8 a.m.

Federation of Fly Fishers Museum, 5237 U.S. Highway 89 South, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Yellowstone Gateway Museum of Park County, 118 W. Chinook St., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.   

Intro to Meditation and Tai Chi, Lincoln School, 10 a.m.

Livingston-Park County Public Library, 228 W. Callender St., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Preschool story time, Livingston-Park County Public Library, 10:30-11:15 a.m. 

Dual Recovery Anonymous, Peer Solutions Drop-In Center, 104 W. Clark St., 4-5 p.m. Call 222-3332.

Pinochle, Senior Center, 6:45 p.m.

Celebrate Recovery, Living Hope Church, 7 p.m. Call 223-2791.

449 AA meeting, Loaves and Fishes, corner of West Clark and South Main streets, 8 p.m.