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Monday, Aug. 13

ON THE MENU

Dish-Ability will be serving pulled chicken and waffles and chocolate waffle parfait bowls from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at the World Museum of Mining. In addition, the Perseid Meteor Shower will be having its final hurrah later on that night.

BAT TOUR

A special tour on the “Misunderstood Bat” will be held at 6:45 p.m. at the Lewis & Clark Caverns near Whitehall. Call the park directly at 406-287-3541 to reserve a spot. The cost for these tours will be $12 for visitors age 12 and up, $5 for ages 6 to 11.

Tuesday, Aug. 14

FOOD WORKSHOP

NCAT's SIFT demonstration farm is hosting a workshop on sustainable methods for growing healthy food in Southwest Montana. The workshop will be from 4 to 6 p.m. at NCAT, 3040 Continental Dr.

DEER LODGE RODEO

The Tri-County Fair and Rodeo is Tuesday-Sunday at the Powell County Fairgrounds, 824 Eastside Road, Deer Lodge. This year’s theme is “Memories That Last a Lifetime."

RIALTO CONCERT

Miller Campbell will perform at 7 p.m. at the Rialto Theatre in Deer Lodge. The country music artist hails from Seattle, with a voice described as “clear and bright as high mountain air and round, warm, and rough in all the right places.” Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at Keystone Drug, Valley Foods, Steele’s in Butte and Deer Lodge, or online atwww.deerlodgerialto.com.

OLD TIME FIDDLERS

The Elling House Arts & Humanities Center in Virginia City will host the Idaho Old Time Fiddlers at 4 p.m. today. The Idaho Old Time Fiddlers started in 1962 with the governor and Mannie Shaw forming the corporation. Admission is by donation.

Wednesday, Aug. 15

FASHION SHOW

Butte Central Elementary, kindergarten through fifth grade, will be having a fashion show at 7 p.m. at the Butte Central High School auditorium. The show is to introduce the school’s new uniform. Parents are encouraged to attend. If you would like your child to participate in the style show, call the school at 406-782-4500.

DEER LODGE RODEO

The Tri-County Fair and Rodeo is being held through Sunday at the Powell County Fairgrounds, 824 Eastside Road, Deer Lodge. This year’s theme is “Memories That Last a Lifetime."

BAT TOUR

A special tour on the “Misunderstood Bat” will be held at 6:45 p.m. at the Lewis & Clark Caverns near Whitehall. Call the park directly at 406-287-3541 to reserve a spot. The cost for these tours will be $12 for visitors age 12 and up, $5 for ages 6 to 11.

AMERICAN LEGION WORK PARTY

The American Legion Post #1 and the Auxiliary will have a work party at the Legion Hall on Motor View Drive in Butte as the post prepares to move out of its current building. There will be no social dinner; however, sandwiches, chips and desserts will be provided to volunteers. The hall opens at 6 p.m. and food will be served at 6:30 pm. There will be no meeting this month.

FEDERAL EMPLOYEES MEET UP

National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at 11 a.m. at Perkins in Butte.

Thursday, Aug. 16

MUSIC ON MAIN

Music on Main in Uptown Butte runs 6 to 9 p.m. The festivities include kids activities, food, and beverages. Musical guest will be ShoDown.

SALVAGE SALE

Butte Citizens for Preservation and Revitalization will hold a salvage sale from 4 to 6 p.m. in the alley behind the Picadilly Museum, 20 W. Broadway St.

SYMPHONY CONCERT

Come to the Original Mine Yard and experience Montana’s Original Symphony Orchestra in an evening of free music, movies, and laughter. The Butte Symphony will perform at 9 p.m. at the Original Mine Yard, for the annual “Symphony under the Silver Screen.”

The orchestra will perform the musical scores composed by Ben Model for two silent films -- Laurel and Hardy in the 1928 film “Wrong Again,” and Buster Keaton in the 1921 film “The Goat”.

WHITEHALL CONCERT

John King, a country music singer and songwriter, will be performing at 7 p.m. at the Whitehall Rodeo Grounds in Whitehall. General admission tickets are $20. Details: 406-225-4039 or visit Jeffersoncounty-mt.gov.

DEER LODGE RODEO

The Tri-County Fair and Rodeo is being held through Sunday at the Powell County Fairgrounds, 824 Eastside Road, Deer Lodge. This year’s theme is “Memories That Last a Lifetime."

Friday, Aug. 17

ALIVE AFTER 5

Anaconda's Alive After 5 runs every Friday through Aug. 17. The family-friendly event takes place in downtown Anaconda with live music, food vendors, and more.

LITTLE MERMAID

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” will conclude the Cutler Bros.’ Summer Theatre season in Deer Lodge as the show runs through Sunday, Aug. 19. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. For more details or to make reservations for “The Little Mermaid” call the box office at 406-846-4096.  Tickets are $18 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. This show is not recommended for children under the age of 4. The theatre is located at 301 Main St., Deer Lodge.

BOULDER CONCERT

John King, a country music singer and songwriter, will be performing at 7 p.m. at Recreation Park in Boulder. General admission tickets are $20. Details: 406-225-4039 or visit Jeffersoncounty-mt.gov.

DEER LODGE RODEO

The Tri-County Fair and Rodeo is being held through Sunday at the Powell County Fairgrounds, 824 Eastside Road, Deer Lodge. This year’s theme is “Memories That Last a Lifetime."

Saturday, Aug. 18

FARMERS MARKET

The Butte farmers market is from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays on Park and Main in Uptown Butte. Details: www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or Facebook at ButteFM.

LITTLE MERMAID

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” will conclude the Cutler Bros.’ Summer Theatre season in Deer Lodge as the show runs through Sunday, Aug. 19. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. For more details or to make reservations for “The Little Mermaid” call the box office at 406-846-4096.  Tickets are $18 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. This show is not recommended for children under the age of 4. The theatre is located at 301 Main St., Deer Lodge.

DEER LODGE RODEO

The Tri-County Fair and Rodeo is being held through Sunday at the Powell County Fairgrounds, 824 Eastside Road, Deer Lodge. This year’s theme is “Memories That Last a Lifetime."

PHILIPSBURG CONCERT

The annual all-day concert at the outdoor amphitheater will be at Winninghoff Park Arena in Philipsburg. Artists this year include the Kelly Hughes Band, Sammy Eubanks and the Justin James Band. Concert attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. Families are welcome. No coolers or dogs will be allowed.

CAR SHOW

The 16th annual Georgetown Lakesters Car and Bike Show will take place at the 7 Gables Resort at Georgetown Lake from  10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Registration is from 10 a.m.-noon, costs $25 and includes a chicken dinner and a dash plaque. Details: 406-490-3232.

Sunday, Aug. 19

LITTLE MERMAID

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” will conclude the Cutler Bros.’ Summer Theatre season in Deer Lodge at 2 p.m. For more details or to make reservations for “The Little Mermaid” call the box office at 406-846-4096.  Tickets are $18 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. This show is not recommended for children under the age of 4. The theatre is located at 301 Main St., Deer Lodge.

DEER LODGE RODEO

The Tri-County Fair and Rodeo ends today at the Powell County Fairgrounds, 824 Eastside Road, Deer Lodge. This year’s theme is “Memories That Last a Lifetime."

Clubs and meetings

BUTTE

  • The Board of Trustees of Ramsay School District #3 will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, in the school cafeteria.
  • Top O' The Mornin' Toastmasters meets at 6:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at Perkins.
  • Duplicate bridge is played at 1 p.m. every Monday and Thursday at the Hawthorne Community Center, 3500 Whiteway (enter through the back).
  • Al-Anon meetings: 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Congregational Church; 7 p.m. first Tuesdays, business meeting, Comfort Inn; 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Gold Hill Lutheran Church; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Sharing and Caring, 2100 Farragut (rear entrance).
  • The Silver Bow Kiwanis Club meets at noon Tuesdays at Perkins for discussion of club projects and events, lunch, and a speaker.
  • The Butte Exchange Club meets at noon Tuesdays at 16 E. Granite St. (second floor). Details: Steve 782-4253.
  • The Loosely Knit Club meets from 1 to 3 p.m. every Tuesday at the Butte Public Library to knit, crochet, or craft together in a welcoming and supportive environment. The group welcomes new members and drop-ins.
  • Open AA meetings start at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the United Congregational Church, 2945 Bayard St. Details: 406-560-7330.
  • The Warped Weavers meet 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at the Butte Public Library, third floor, 226 W. Broadway St. Curious about weaving? Come watch and ask questions; there may be a loom for you to try. Details: 406-782-5784.
  • Overeaters Anonymous meets at 6:15 p.m. Wednesdays at Gold Hill Lutheran Church, 934 Placer St. Details: 406-533-5454.
  • Women's AA meetings are at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at The Springs, 300 Mount Highland Drive.
  • Sunrise Kiwanis Club meets at 7 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at Perkins. Guest speaker will be Mark Thompson from Montana Resources. He will talk about I-186 as well as an update on MT Resources operations.
  • Al-Anon meetings: 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Gold Hill Lutheran Church.
  • The Rotary Club of Butte meets at noon Thursday at the Butte Country Club.
  • The Montana Independent Living Project hosts a group for women with disabilities from 2 to 3:30 p.m. every Thursday at 3475 Monroe Ave., suite 103. Come for sharing, support, and a sense of community.
  • A suicide loss support group meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays in the Butte Public Library, 226 W. Broadway St. Call before attending for the first time. Details: Beth at 406-490-1279 or Mary Alice at 406-533-9899.
  • Summer cribbage. Everyone welcome. Every Thursday, East Side Athletic Club, 7 p.m., seven games. Sponsored by the Big Butte Mile High Cribbers. Details: Phil at 406-494-2618.
  • An anxiety and depression support group meets at 1:30 p.m. every Saturday at 721 S.Montana.
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