Lauren Welch Benefit Concert

Lauren Welch Benefit Concert
On Sunday, June 5th starting at 3pm, please come on out to the Snowline Acres  for a benefit concert -Lauren Welch with Dr. Jordan Neiman on piano at Snowline Acres. Admission to the Lauren Welch Benefit Concert is free and all donations will go to benefit Logan Health Children’s.
The mission of the Logan’s Health Children’s is to elevate and transform pediatric healthcare delivery for children and their families improving health and providing peace of mind. With more than 100 pediatric primary care providers, more than 40 pediatric specialty providers, pediatric acute care (including both pediatric and neonatal intensive care) and a range of outpatient care and support services, Logan Health Children’s is elevating and transforming the way pediatric care is delivered to our region, saving the lives and improving the health of children for generations to come. Learn more – HERE.

Lauren Welch Benefit Concert

Lauren Welch Benefit Concert Details

Sunday, June 5, 2022 – 3pm

Snowline Acres

Cost: Donations Accepted

Seating is limited. Reserve your tickets at www.logan.org/laurenwelch
About Lauren Welch
Lauren Welch, a 15 year old Montana native, is pursuing her solo violin career and music studies with The Juilliard School graduate, Wai Mizutani and Curtis Institute of Music graduate, Kevin Lin. Lauren is also involved in a mentorship program with Jérôme Pernoo, faculty member of The Paris Conservatory of Music. Lauren has performed in over 200 concerts and events with audiences of up to 7,000 people. Lauren has performed at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and The Andrew Mellon Auditorium in Washington D.C. Lauren plans to attend the 2022 Encore chamber Music Intensive Summer Academy in Cleveland and MusicAlp Music Festival in France. Lauren has a professional-level repertoire, with hundreds of classical pieces by composers such as Mozart, Paganini and her personal favorite Bach.

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2022 Whitefish Marathon, Half and 5K

Whitefish Marathon

On Saturday, May 21, 2022, starting at 8am, the Whitefish Marathon Half Marathon & 5k will take place starting and finishing Depot Park in Whitefish, Montana. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Wave Scholarship Fund. There will post race celebration at the Depot Park where participants can enjoy food and drinks including beers from local breweries. 

Whitefish Marathon

2022 Whitefish Marathon, Half and 5K Details

  • RACE DATE AND TIME: Saturday, May 21, 2022 @ 8 AM (all races)
  • START/FINISH LOCATION: Depot Park in Whitefish, Montana
  • DISTANCE: 26.2 miles, Boston Qualifier
  • CUT OFF TIME: The marathon has a course limit of 6.5 hours. All runners and walkers must be off the course by 2:30 PM
  • ENTRY FEE/REGISTRATION: Prices are listed on the Registration Page
    • Registration includes:
      • Whitefish Marathon t-shirt
      • Medal for all official finishers
      • Fluids, food, and sanitary facilities on the course
      • Celebration at the finish with food and drink for all runners
      • Day pass for The Wave Aquatics & Fitness Center
        • race bib is your day pass
  • CHARITY: The Whitefish Marathon is hosted by The Wave and is supported by its many sponsors. 100% of proceeds will be donated to The Wave Scholarship Fund
  • THE COURSE: Boston Qualifying all-road, scenic course that starts and finishes at Depot Park in beautiful downtown Whitefish, MT
  • AID STATIONS: Water and HAMMER HEED are available approximately every 3 miles
    • HAMMER Gel provided at selected aid stations along the course. If you would like to train with these products, please contact HAMMER Nutrition at (406) 862-1877 or (800) 336-1977.
  • AWARDS CEREMONY: Begins at approximately 12 AM at Depot Park
    • Top Female and Top Male overall 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.
    • Top finishers for both genders in 10-year age divisions
  • POST-RACE CELEBRATION: Will be held near the finish in Depot Park in Whitefish
    • Participants can enjoy food, as well as drinks, including beers from local breweries
  • PACKET PICK-UP:
    • Friday, May 20 at 12pm – 6pm | Wave Aquatic Center, 1250 Baker Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937
    • Saturday, May 21 at 6:30am – 7:45am | Depot Park, 510 Railway St, Whitefish, MT 59937

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Dress To The Nines

Dress to the Nines and Dine - Starry, Starry Night

On May 19, 2022, from 6 until 9pm, come on out to the Snowline Acres for Dress To The Nines and Dine for the Flathead Youth Home. This will be a start studded evening all to support our community’s youth. There will be a catered dinner by Forage Catering, Hosted Bar, Live Music, Silent and Live Auction. This year’s Dress To The Nines theme is Starry, Starry Night!

“One of our amazing past residents will share a story followed by a rousing live auction with some exciting adventure opportunities. We will close out the evening with a paddle call in support of the kids at the Flathead Youth Home.”

Youth Home Logo and Dress To The Nines Event

Dress To The Nines Details

May 19, 2022 – 6-9om

Snowline Acres

Attire: Montana-style Formal

Questions: Hannah Plumb – (406) 890-2430 or hplumb@youthhomesmt.org

Dress To The Nines Tickets: $65.00

Learn more about  Dress To The Nines- Click HERE

About Youth Homes

Youth Homes is a non profit 501(c)(3) organization that cares for children who are facing abuse, neglect, emotional trauma and substance abuse problems. Through our emergency shelters, therapeutic group homes, foster care and adoption programs and counseling services, we provide a safe refuge for kids while they begin the difficult process of healing. We show them compassion and teach them how to build healthy relationships. We help them trust again and give them the opportunities to build confidence and find happiness. Learn more – HERE

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5k for the Kids

PTA Run 5K For the Kids

On Your Marks! Get Set! Go! The Make A Wish Foundation’s 5k for the Kids will take place at the PTA Physical Therapy Clinic on Whitefish State Road in Kalispell, Montana, on Saturday, May 14, 2022. The event will be filled with family-friendly fun including a silent auction and a BBQ for participants. This race will not be chip timed, it’s a fun run to raise money for the kids! All proceeds will go to the Make a Wish Foundation.

All are welcome to participate, bring your most comfy shoes and strollers. This is a fun run to raise money for the kids! All proceeds will go to the Make a Wish Foundation.

5k for the kids Logo

5k for the Kids Details

Saturday, May 14, 2022

10:30am-1:00pm

105 Village Loop, Kalispell, MT 59901

Cost: $35

Sign up – HERE.

Did you know that there is a silent auction? To view the most up to date list of silent auction items visit https://www.32auctions.com/PTA5k2022

5k for the Kids has a lot of wonderful sponsors including Spot to Talk, Corwin, Shield Arms, Applied Materials, The Pilates Scene, Flathead Lake Brewing Co, Whitefish Mountain Resort, Flathead Electric Cooperative, Glacier Bank, Valley Bank, Farmers State Bank, Ceres Bakery, Halo Salon & Spa, World Gym, Montana Coffee Traders, Tamarack Brewing Company, The wave, Sherwin Williams, Sportsman & Ski Haus, Great Northern Dental Care, Glacier Raft Company, Larry’s Fly & Supply, and Hold Stage Hideway, just to name a few. Learn more about how you can support and participate in this great event- click HERE – for more information.

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Columbia Falls Community Market

The Columbia Falls Community Market will begin the 2022 Season on May 19 and will last until September 29, 2022. The market takes place weekly on Thursday from 5pm until Twilight at 830 1st Avenue West in Columbia Falls. The locals’ market offers friends, families, neighbors and visitors the chance to more conveniently live a farm-to-table lifestyle while enjoying each other’s company, live music, fresh food, desserts, artisan gifts and locally-brewed beer. Learn more about the Columbia Falls Community Market – HERE.

Columbia Falls Community Market

Columbia Falls Community Market Live Music Schedule

May

19th John Dunnigan
26th Pink Cadillac

June

2nd Hardwood Heart
9th Stanton Creek
16th The Stafford Family Band
23rd Pink Cadillac
30th Kenny James Miller Band

July

7th Badger Hound
14th Stanton Creek
21st Kenny James Miller Band
28th Pink Cadillac

August

4th Stanton Creek
11th Winnie Brave
18th Pink Cadillac
25th Kenny James Miller Band

September

1st Way Down North
8th Michelle Rivers & Hannah King
15th Flat Black Duo
22nd Kenny James Miller Band
29th Pink Cadillac

Are you a Farmer, artist or food vendor?

Are you a farmer, artist or food vendor? Then you may want to consider becoming a vendor at the Columbia Falls Community Market. “We have limited spaces available, and are looking for local farmers handmade arts/crafts AND food vendors. Market season begins in May and goes until the last Thursday in September. Market time is from 5pm until twilight.” Learn more – HERE.

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Spring Into Safety – Kid’s Day

Are you ready for a fun, FREE event for kids? On Saturday, April 7, 2022, starting at 11am, head on over to Northwest Montana Fairgrounds the 6th Annual Spring into Safety Kid’s Day. This free event is all about kid’s safety starting with Roundup for Safety providing more than 1,000 free bicycle helmets. Plus, kids are invited to bring their bikes for a maintenance check, and they can even check out the MHP road safety course. There will also be kid’s games, face painting, bouncy houses, and other activities. In addition, there will be more than 30 community programs, A.L.E.R.T. and Tow Bear Air Helicopters, Area Police, Fire, EMS and Search & Rescue will all be available to answer questions.

6th annual spring into safety kid's day

Spring Into Safety Details

Saturday, May 7, 2022, 11am – 3pm

Trade Center at Northwest Montana Fairgrounds

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16th Annual Banquet & Auction

16th Annual Banquet & Auction

The 16th Annual Banquet & Auction will take place Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 6pm until 10pm at the Kalispell Wrestling Club. The evening promises lots of fun, games, silent and live auction, and a chance to win a 4-wheeler and sweet 16 prizes. 100% of all of the proceeds from 16th Annual Banquet & Auction go to support the local youth. 

16th Annual Banquet & Auction

16th Annual Banquet & Auction Details

All of the wrestlers have tickets on sale. The price is $110 per couple and includes dinner for two and a chance to win the 4-wheller. Learn more about the event and where to get tickets to the 16th Annual Banquet & Auction – HERE

KALISPELL WRESTLING CLUB

As the only year-round, non-affiliated wrestling program, Kalispell Wrestling Club is committed to providing the finest coaching, wrestling and youth development program in the Flathead Valley! It is our strong belief that wrestling builds character, teaches kids how to overcome obstacles, handle their emotions, respect authority, the importance of being a good teammate, and that success has to be earned through hard work and determination. As a multifaceted club, we promote and support all three styles of wrestling: Folk-style, Freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling. Encouraging participation in local, state, regional and national championships allow our athletes of all ages, size, gender and skill level to increase their competition experience, improve their wrestling talents and enhance their confidence level, while developing vital life-long skills such as leadership, teamwork, integrity and sportsmanship. Ultimately, it is our intent to become the best local club in Montana through generating well-rounded wrestlers, utilizing our program as a foundation to high-school, college and national programs. Through our training, our wrestlers will be ready for tomorrow’s challenges! Opportunities range from a 6-week Little Guy season to year-round practices to joining the traveling team. No matter which level you pursue, you will find no better program to develop your skills. Learn more – HERE

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4th Annual Shred Event

4th Annual Shred Event

Do you have old energy bills, water bills and phone bills? What do you have lying around the house that has your personal information on it? Don’t just throw it directly into the trash, come on out to the 4th Annual Shred Event at NW Montana Veterans Stand Down and Food Pantry. On Saturday, April 15, 2022, from 9an-11am and 1pm-3pm, everyone is invited to come safely shred their personal documents. 

“With Tax season being over, the North West Montana Veterans Stand Down & Food Pantry with the help of AARP, Agency on Aging, Humana, Vet Center, Valley Recycling, Veterans Coalition and Grizzly shred have come together to hold a free Shred Event with a donation of cash and or food, they will be shredding important paperwork. “

In addition to the great opportunity to shred personal documents, there will also be representatives with information on identity theft, fraud, Medicare fraud prevention, suicide prevention and care givers’ support. They will also have free gun locks, event swag bags. The 4th Annual Shred Event is drive through this year and is FREE with a cash or food donation for the Veterans Food Pantry. Learn more – HERE

4th Annual Shred Event

4th Annual Shred Event Details

April 16, 2022

9am-11am & 1pm-3pm

NW Montana Veterans Stand Down and Food Pantry

About NW Montana Veterans Stand Down and Food Pantry

The North West Montana Veterans Stand Down & Food Pantry is dedicated to extending a helping hand up to homeless, low-income, and at-risk veterans and their families. These heroes have sworn to uphold and defend the Constitution and people of the United States of America and now we must uphold them in their time of need. Learn more – HERE

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NW Montana Job & Opportunity Fair

NW Montana Job & Opportunity Fair

Have you been looking for that perfect job? Do you even know where to start? Boy do we have an opportunity for you to start your next career path. Whether you are just entering the job market looking for your first job or if you are just looking for a better opportunity, the NW Montana Job & Opportunity Fair is the perfect place for you to go on Thursday, April 14, 2022, from 9am until 4pm. There will be hundreds of career and job opportunities for you to explore.

Sign ups are now open for businesses to exhibit at this year’s job & opportunity fair which will be held on Thursday, April 14th from 9am – 4pm at the Flathead County Fairgrounds Trade Center. Businesses can register to participate at: https://forms.gle/37GXJfLZ5J4UvGz38 

A partnership between the Kalispell Job Service, Flathead Valley Community College, the Daily Inter Lake, and Discover Kalispell Chamber, this year’s fair has invited local high schools to bring students for career exploration from 9-11am, Veterans and Encore workers (retirees/seniors looking to re-engage in the workforce ) for the 11am-12pm hour, and is open to the general public from 12 – 4pm.

NW Montana Job

NW Montana Job & Opportunity Fair Details

Location:

Flathead County Fairgrounds

Times:

9 am – 11 am: High School Juniors & Seniors
11 am – 12 pm: Veteran’s and retiree workforce
12 pm – 4 pm: Open to the Public

Learn more – HERE.

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Samaritan House Cowboy Up Fundraiser

Samaritan House Cowboy Up Fundraiser

Are you ready to party for a cause? On Saturday, April 9, 2022, The Samaritan House is hosting the 15th Annual Cowboy Up Fundraiser at Snowline Acres in Kalispell, Montana. At 5pm the doors will open to a full night of dinner, live auction, silent auction, music and just a great night of fun!

“Our live + silent auctions will have goods and services donated by local businesses and individuals from Flathead Valley. You’re not going to want to miss what’s up for grabs! All proceeds from our auction go directly towards our mission here at Samaritan House. We’re passionate about providing our homeless community with resources and we can’t do that without your help.”

The Samaritan House Cowboy Up Fundraiser has over 100 items to be auctioned off from private guided Snowshoe Tours in Glacier National Park and Fishing Charters on Flathead Lake to Private Bottling Party, Artwork and more. There will be something for every person to bid to support the Samaritan House. 

Samaritan House Cowboy Up Fundraiser

Samaritan House Cowboy Up Fundraiser Details

Date/Time: Saturday, April 9, 2022 – Doors Open at 5pm

Location: Snowline Acres in Kalispell, Montana.

Website: https://www.cowboyupmt.com/

 

About Samaritan House

The Samaritan House is a local nonprofit seeking to end homelessness in the Flathead Valley. We come alongside residents in a variety of ways, including encouraging their efforts to find employment and housing. On a typical nightly stay at Samaritan House, there are 64 clients in the shelter program and 32 clients in our transitional and permanent apartments. Our shelter program has the capacity to house 32 individuals, 4 families, 4 individual veteran pods, and 14 individual transitional apartments. Samaritan House also has the ability to provide permanent apartments to those who have completed the shelter program. We have the capacity to house 31 individual apartments. Learn more – HERE

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