October, 5th– Poetry– A 7pm Poetry Slam will take place in the SUB Lounge on the University of Montana Western campus. The event is free and open to everyone. For more information, contact even sponsor the UMW Creative Writing Club by emailing its president at firstname.lastname@example.org.
October, 9th– PIONEER FEDERAL WILL BE CLOSED FOR COLUMBUS DAY! SEE YOU TUESDAY
October, 12th– Dinner– Inviting all veterans, active service personnel and their families to the 2nd Annual Spaghetti Dinner. In appreciation for all those who served our country. Admission is free, and is located at the St. James Episcopal Church from 5pm-8pm. For more information, call Jodie Jolly at 406-925-3563.
October, 13th– Art Walk– The Southwest Montana Arts Council will hold its annual Fall Art Walk in locations around downtown Dillon. For more information, visit smacarts.org.
October, 18th– Dinner– The Fifth Annual Potato Harvest Supper will serve up the spuds 5:30-7pm at St. James Episcopal Church. Attendees can enjoy fresh baked potatoes with a variety of fixings, along with salad and desserts, coffee, tea, and milk. Admission is free, though donations will be accepted to benefit the St. James Building Fund to maintain and improve the church’s historic structures. For more information, call 683-2735 or visit email@example.com.
October, 21st– Fair– The Dillon Garden Club will hold its Fall Craft Fair in the National Guard Armory Building from 9am to 3pm. Anyone interested in being a vendor at the event should call Cathy at 925-1994.
October, 28th– Mystery– A Murder Mystery Dinner put on by the Dillon Public Library will be held at The Elks Lodge. The event will begin with a 5pm cocktail hour, move on to a 6pm dinner when a victim will emerge and conclude when the culprit is apprehended. The cost is $35 per person and $60 per couple, with proceeds going to benefit the Library. For more information, call 406-683-4544.
COATS FOR KIDS AND FAMILY DRIVE
The 19th Annual Coats for kids has begun, please check your closets for coats, jackets, and other winter clothing that you have no need for. Take your donations to the deposit containers at the following locations:
Pioneer Federal Savings & Loan, Bank of Commerce, Barrett Hospital & Health Care, Stockman Bank, Womack’s Printing, Parisian Cleaners, Ruby Valley Bank, and The Radio Station.
Oct. 18th – Dinner – All you can eat spaghetti dinner and raffle sponsored by Powell county Search and Rescue at 6 p.m. at the Deer Lodge Elks
Oct. 20th – Rocktoberfest – at the Pen Convention Center from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Live music fundraiser for the Powell County Medical Foundation.
Oct. 20th & 21st – Creep Show – Cutler Brothers Creep Show at the Cutler Brothers theater at 7 p.m. Haunted House at the Old Prison from 7 p.m. to midnight.
Oct. 22nd – Pumpkin Sunday – at Grant-Kohrs Ranch from 1 to 4 p.m. Children 14 years old and younger are invited to “pick” the perfect pumpkin from the pumpkin patch.
Oct. 22nd – Scarecrow Contest – 3rd annual Scarecrow Contest, Main Street in Deer Lodge. Call Julie at 560-5006 for more information.
Oct. 28th – Bazaar – Annual Bazaar at the Church Annex at 5th and California Avenue in Deer Lodge
Oct. 28th – Bazaar – Art Club Bazaar at the Pen Convention Center – Art Gallery at 925 Main Street from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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, Oct. 23rd
- Cook’s choice
Tuesday, Oct. 24th
- Breakfast: omelet with an English muffin
- Lunch: Lasagna roll up
Wednesday, Oct. 25th
- Breakfast: waffle
- Lunch: pork chop sandwich
Thursday, Oct. 26th
- Breakfast: sausage patty with a breakfast bar
- Lunch: breaded chicken patty
Friday, Oct. 27th
- Breakfast: cereal
- Lunch: chili & cinnamon roll
Monday, Oct. 16th
- Breakfast: yogurt & granola
- Lunch: chicken nuggets
Tuesday, Oct. 17th
- Breakfast: pancake
- Lunch: flatbread sandwiches
Wednesday, Oct. 18th
- Breakfast: cereal
- Lunch: burritos
Thursday, Oct. 19th
- NO SCHOOL
Friday, Oct. 20TH
- NO SCHOOL
RIALTO THEATER UPCOMING EVENTS
All movies at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 18th – “Walking Out” – PG-13 – with Mat Bomer and Bill Pullman, filmed in Montana. On the Montana Film Festival Roadshow. Author/Director Alex Smith will attend for a Q&A and reception after the movie.
October 20th, 21st, & 22nd – “The Lego Ninjago Movie” – PG
Live at the Rialto Concert Series tickets are now on sale