• Bruce’s Big Butte Challenge Fun Run is set for 10 a.m. Saturday, March 31. The distances are 1 mile, 5k, and 11k. Race-day registration is from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Montana Tech HPER building lobby, 1301 W. Park St. The entry fee is $10 for children 14 and under, $20 for those 15 and older. Entry fee includes a T-shirt and is $25 after March 28. Shirts will be given on a first come, first served basis. For forms and race information, go to www.butteexchangeclub.org, www.bbbsbutte.org, or buttespissandmoanrunners.com.
Mail your registration to Fun Run, P.O. Box 62, Butte, MT 59703 (checks payable to “BBBS”). Pre-registration and packet pickup is from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 30, at the Metals Bank.
• The Butte Community Ice Center is holding open skate sessions for anyone interested in getting on the ice through April 15. The sessions will be held on Saturdays and Sundays, running from noon until 2 p.m. Cost of entry is $3 for kids and $5 for adults. Skate rentals are $3.