WALKING SCHOOL BUS
The local Walking School Bus program has restarted for spring and will continue through the end of the school year to give Dillon school children the option of enjoying an invigorating walk to school Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays each week along two different routes. For more maps and pickup times, or more information, call Jamie Flynn at 406-683-3780.
Friday, May 18th– Afterschool– Friday, May 18, is the registration deadline for Soak Up the Sun –The May 21-25 installment of the Southwestern Montana Family YMCA’s Adventures in Afterschool program. For more information, call 406-683-9622.
Saturday, May 19th– Movie– A Wizard of Oz Sing-along will start at 10am at Big Sky Cinema. Come as you are or dressed as a character from the movie, with the best costume awarded a special prize. Tickets cost $10 per adult and $5 per child ages 4-17 ( with ages 0-3 admitted for free) and can be purchased in advance at The Bookstore or the Dillon Public Library. Proceeds will be going to the Friends of the Dillon Public Library and Dillon Friends of Music. For more information, call 406-4544.
Saturday, May 19th– Festival– The Southwest Montana Wine & Craft Beer Festival takes place 6-9pm at the Keltz Arena on the University of Montana Western campus. The event will feature live music by outstanding local guitarists Brent McCabe and Bill Dwyer, as well as fireworks show. For more information, call 406-683-7306.
Monday, May 28th– Parade– The 16th Annual Memorial Day Parade is set to start at 12:30 at the BW Lodge parking lot when wind its way through downtown, before ending at Big Sky Cinema. A Memorial Ceremony will follow in Kiwanis Park (or inside the Cinema if weather is not cooperating). For more information, contact the White Hat Coalition at 406-660-4429 or email@example.com
Monday, May 28th- Memorial Day– PIONEER FEDERAL WILL BE CLOSED
Saturday, June 2nd– Concert– The Dillon Jaycees have announced the lineup for the 2018 Summer Kick-Off Concert at the Beaverhead County Fairgrounds, when Canadian country singer/songwriter Corb Lund will headline following opening act Tylor & the Train Robbers. For more information, call 406-683-5711 or go to www.dillonjaycees.com.
Sunday, June 3rd– Golf– The Dillon Jaycee’s Annual Red, White & Blue Golf Scramble to raise funds for their Fourth of July Fireworks Display, tees off with a shotgun start at 9am at the Beaverhead Golf Club. For more information, call Jason Schumacher 406-660-1781. To sign up, go to Beaverhead Golf Course or call 406-683-9933.
Saturday, June 9th– Poker Run– The Sixth Annual Poker Run sponsored by the Road Runners Bike Club will happen, starting with registration 8:30-10:30am at Mac’s Last Cast. Folks riding bikes, trikes, classic cars, trucks and vehicles of all varieties are welcome to join in the run, which will proceed from Mac’s to Chick’s Bar in Alder, to Willie’s Distillery in Ennis, to the Pony Bar in Pony, to the 2-Bit Saloon in Whitehall, to the Blue Anchor in Twin Bridges, to the last card draw at The Den in Dillon by 6pm. Prizes will be awarded for first, second, and third place hands and a 5pm auction, as well as a 50/50 drawing and the awarding of door prizes will also take place as part of the event. The cost to enter is $5 per hand, with proceeds going to Camp Patriot. For more information, call Kim at 406-660-1331 or Archie at 406-660-0857.
May 14th -20th – Powell County spring clean. Save the dates! Volunteers needed!! Contact Julie at 846-2094.
May 28th – Memorial Day – Pioneer Federal will be closed.
May 31st – Senior Citizens Fun Fair at Powell County Senior Center from noon to 4 pm. FREE lunch for seniors 60 and older at noon.
SCHOOL LUNCH MENU
Fruit and/or juice and milk are served with each breakfast
Salad bar, vegetables, fruits and milk are served with each lunch
Monday, May 21st
- Breakfast: yogurt
- Lunch: chicken drumsticks, pickles, May birthday treat
Tuesday, May 22nd
- Breakfast: blueberry pancakes
- Lunch: chalupa and churros
Wednesday, May 23rd
- Breakfast: breakfast wrap
- Lunch: ham & Au Gratin potatoes
Thursday, May 24th
- Breakfast: waffle
- Lunch: pizza
Friday, May 25th
- Breakfast: Cook’s choice
- Lunch: corn dogs
Monday, May 14th
- Breakfast: muffin cheese stick
- Lunch: pb & j
Tuesday, May 15th
- Breakfast: egg & bacon breakfast stix
- Lunch: Chinese hot dish
Wednesday, May 16th
- Breakfast: sausage patty
- Lunch: cheesy bread stix with marinara dipping sauce
Thursday, May 17th
- Breakfast: Cook’s choice
- Lunch: taco wedge
Friday, May 18th
- Breakfast: strawberry pancakes
- Lunch: fish sticks
RIALTO THEATER UPCOMING EVENTS
All movies at 7:30 p.m.
May 18th, 19th & 20th – “Rampage” PG-13
May 25th, 26th & 27th – NO MOVIE
May 17th – Velocity Tumbling & Dance Studio Spring Recital at 6:30 pm
May 22nd – PCHS Pops Concert/Music Awards at 7 pm
May 24th – School Dist #1 Spring Pop Concert/Fundraiser at 7 pm
production featuring local youth at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m..