Saturday, Oct. 5
The final Butte Farmers' Market of the season will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The seasonal event offers fresh produce, other foods, all kinds of plants and a variety of arts and crafts. Vendors line up every Saturday on both sides of West Park Street between Gamers Café and the Phoenix Building.
Join the YMCA for its first annual Country Hoedown. This community fundraiser is jam packed with fun activities, auction, food, music and line dancing. The event starts at 5 p.m. at Headframe Spirits and ends at the Elks Lodge with Divas & Dudes until midnight. Tickets can be purchased for $10 at the welcome center. Details: 406-782-1266.
The Science Mine, 36 E. Granite St., will be open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. How can you make electricity with magnetism? Enjoy new exhibits — the telephone switch — and good old favorites including Tesla coils, stream tables, laser mazes, and more. Non-member admission is $5 per person; $15 per family, or renew your membership for the season.
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A cider pressing party hosted by Jackson’s Garden will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. People are encouraged to bring their apples and clean containers and take home the cider they press or just come and watch and enjoy hot cider and fresh donuts.Washing stations will be set up to prepare your apples prior to pressing: bring your own knives and cutting boards. However having your apples prepped before you arrive will reduce your waiting time. Depending on the turn out your pressing time may be limited. The first gallon you press is free, but a donation of $5 gallon is suggested. Jackson’s Garden is located 2 miles east of Sheridan on Mill Creek Road. Watch for the greenhouses.
INDIAN TACO SALE
The North American Indian Alliance will have an Indian taco sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 55 E. Galena St. The cost is $8. For delivery, call Peggy Falcon at 406-479-3249, Brenda Jarvis, 406-498-0632, Yvonne, 406-498-0523, or Rhea, 509-413-2707. Proceeds will go toward the NAIA Halloween party.
LIBRARY BOOK SALE
Butte-Silver Bow Public Library’s fall used book sale runs Oct. 5-12 during library hours. Books on the first floor will be priced $1 or $3 with specialty pricing on select items. The bargain basement room will be open and books there will be $1 per bag. The week of Oct. 15-19 bargain basement books will be free. For details, call the library at 723-3361.
CLUBS AND MEETINGS
- An anxiety and depression support group meets at 1:30 p.m. every Saturday at 721 S. Montana.