People’s Voice hosts Winter Yard Sale March 7-8
RONAN — The People’s Voice, Inc. will host a Winter Yard Sale at the Crow Creek Club House, east of Ronan off Old Highway 93, on Friday and Saturday, March 7-8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Follow the signs.
Gently used clothing of all sizes, and any items are accepted. Tools, sporting goods and much more can be sold. Hot soup, dinner rolls, coffee and tea will be served for a modest price. Everyone is welcome.
Polson School Board meeting announced
POLSON — The next Polson School Board meeting will be held Monday, March 10, at 5:30 p.m. in the Polson Schools District Office.
Lake County Pachyderm Club hosts Water Compact information meeting on March 14
POLSON — No matter how the debate on the Reserve Water Compact ends, property values and the local economy will be affected. Here’s an opportunity to learn more about this very important issue in our community.
Melissa Hornbein, attorney for the Reserve Water Compact Commission, and Ethan Mace, DNRC Surface Water Hydrologist with the Water Resources Division, Missoula, will provide information on the CSKT Water Compact at the Friday, March 14, meeting of the Lake County Pachyderm Club.
The meeting, to be held at the Polson Rural Fire Department building on Regatta Road, begins with social time at 11:30 a.m. (brown bag lunches encouraged); the business meeting begins at noon.
Ms. Hornbein joined the DNRC legal staff in 2010. Her work at the DNRC is split between the CSKT Water Compact Commission and the Trust Lands Management Division. Ms. Hornbein most recently negotiated two federal water compacts with the BLM and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in eastern Montana that were ratified by the 2013 legislature.
Ethan Mace has been working on the Flathead Reservation Reserved Water Compact as a DNRC representative to the negotiation for approximately six years. After the 2013 legislative session he was assigned to assist the Compact Commission with public presentations to explain the details of the Compact to interested parties.
University of Montana hosts open houses for prospective students
MISSOULA — Prospective students interested in learning more about the University of Montana are welcome to attend a series of UM Days open houses during spring semester.
UM Days offers students and their families a unique opportunity to learn more about the University, explore student services, dine at the Food Zoo, take campus tours and check out departments and residence halls.
UM Days will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, March 14, March 21 and April 25. The events are free, but registration is required online at http://admissions.umt.edu/experience-um/schedule-a-visit.
For more information call Enrollment Services at 406-243-6266 or toll free at 800-462-8636.
Daughters of the Revolution to meet March 18
CHARLO — The Kuilix Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 18, with refreshments served at noon. The program will be "Mayflower Ancestors" presented by Cynthia Preston at her home on 53595 Timberline Lane. Call her for more information and directions at 644-2422.
SKC AIBL 3-on-3 tournament set for March 29-30
PABLO — SKC AIBL will host their 1st annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament on March 29 and 30, beginning at 9 a.m. both days at the SKC Gym. Team members must be 16 years and older and must be co-ed.
Cost is $25 per person and registration can be picked up at the Vanderburg building at SKC. Registration is due on March 21, by 4 p.m. Call 275-4853 for any questions.
The People's Center seeks instructors
PABLO — The People's Center Education Program is seeking instructors for upcoming classes and activities:
• Bustle construction
• Dance outfit construction (men’s and women’s, kids)
• Family night events: Mini bustles, mini headdress, and other activities families can do together. Drumming and singing with dance steps for little ones
If you are interested in teaching/instructing call Marie at 675-0160 (Monday-Thursday).
TABE assessments are available at Salish Kootenai College
PABLO — Students entering Salish Kootenai College are required to take a TABE Assessment, which measures your basic skills in Math, Reading, and Language.
TABE tests are given every Monday at 11:30 a.m. and on Wednesdays at 9 a.m., by the Department of Academic Success on the SKC campus. The Department of Academic Success is no longer in the John Peter Paul Building, they are now across the street from the Big Knife Building, Building #58.
SKC encourages locals to take the assessment early to beat the rush of new students entering the new quarter.
For further information, contact the Department of Academic Success at 275-4986 or 275-4868.
Local Veteran representatives announce schedules
PABLO — Lloyd Jackson and/or Bill Rogers, veteran representatives, will be available each Wednesday from
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the new Pablo Complex, room 220, to answer questions and help fill out forms for health care and benefits for all veterans. Twice each month a veteran representative will be at the Mission Valley Veteran Center in St. Ignatius. For schedules, call: (406) 675-2700, ext. 1313, (406) 675-4137 or (406) 253-0925 to keep up with the benefit changes.
Polson Police seeks voluteers
POLSON — The Polson Police Department is taking applications for Civilian Police Volunteers for 2014. Information is available at the Polson City Hall or by calling 883-8212.
Story time comes to SKC Library
PABLO — D'Arcy McNickle Library of Salish Kootenai College presents "Story Time" on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Story reading and crafts for all ages will be available.
SKC Library is an academic and public library located on SKC campus. Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For more information about library services or Story Time call 275 - 4875.
Bible study set for Wednesday
RONAN — Spirit of Truth welcomes all to know Jesus Christ, “If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be FREE INDEED” John 8:36 at the Pache Community Building, Beaverhead Lane, on Wednesday.
Bible Study starts at 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday Family worship, adult and child teachings, followed by ministering starts at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Afterward, join in fellowship with food and refreshments. Contact Dr. Mingo Guerrero, Pastor at 837-2637 or Jeannine Padilla at 552-9194.