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Calendar of Events

Things to do and see year-round in Libby and the surrounding area.

Libby Area Community Calendar
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January, 2015
  • Downhill skiing at Turner Mountain ski area
  • Ice fishing, cross-country skiing
  • Winter snowmobiling
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
February, 2015
  • Turner Mountain Fun Day
  • Winter snowmobiling and Sno-Kat Poker Run
  • Ice fishing, cross-country skiing
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
March, 2015
  • Irish Fair - Second Saturday in March
  • Downhill skiing at Turner Mountain ski area
  • Cross country skiing
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
April, 2015
  • Eureka, Montana Rendezvous
  • David Thompson Black Powder Shoot, Eureka
  • Libby and Troy Easter Egg Hunt
  • Bald eagles begin nesting, see Libby Dam Eagle Cam
  • Cabinet View Golf Course Opens
  • National Poetry Month
May, 2015
  • STOKR - Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bike ride/Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
  • Wings Week - Wings Regional Cancer Support
  • Farmer's Market
  • Kiwanis Family Day in the Park
June, 2015
July, 2014
  • Kootenai River Rodeo
  • Golf tournaments
  • Troy's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
  • Troy Tender Lovin' Quilters Guild Quilt Show
  • Two Rivers Rendezvous
  • Tobacco Valley Rodeo in Eureka
  • Lemonade on the Lawn
  • Farmer's Market
  • Tuesdays: Story Time at the Libby Library Story time for preschool age children at 10:00 a.m. at the Libby Library
  • Wednesdays: Eureka Farmers Market At Riverside Park from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays: Libby Farmers Market Chamber of Commerce parking lot, 1:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • July 21-25: Swim Lessons at Libby Christian Church Libby Christian Church, 100 Kootenai River Road, will offer swim lessons for babies through 4th grade. The cost is $15 for five days of 30 minute lessons. Call 293-3747 or visit www.libbychristianchurch.com for more information.
  • July 23: Lemonade on the Lawn Join the Friends of the Library for the 19th annual Lemonade on the Lawn event at the Libby library at noon. Becky Timmons will be entertaining guests with "Forest Service Look Outs: Then and Now." You can purchase refreshments or bring your own bag lunch. Lemonade is free.
  • July 23: Summer Adventure Program Join us at the Libby Library at 4:00 p.m. for a scavenger hunt to have some fun and win some prizes. For ages 6 to 12.
  • July 23: St. Paul and the Broken Bones Concert in Eureka St. Paul and the Broken Bones will perform in concert at the Lincoln County High School auditorium at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Tickets go on sale June 2 for this fab concert. Get your tickets early before we sell out. Call 297-0197 for more information.
  • July 24: Teen Summer Event: CSI Lincoln County Learn how crimes are really solved from Detective Nagle and Detective Hall at 4:00 p.m. at the Libby Library.
  • July 24: Elements of Filmmaking Robbie Newman, of local production company Shadowhouse Films, will introduce you to the basics of making your own movies at 5:15 p.m. at the Libby Library.
  • July 24-26: Old Time Chautauqua in Eureka July 24: Community potluck at Riverside Park at 6:00 p.m. Everyone welcome Ė bring a dish to pass, eating utensils and folding chairs. Musical instruments welcome also. July 25: Evening performance at LCHS auditorium at 7:00 p.m. Tickets $5/adult and $1/students. July 26: The parade downtown at noon...come watch or participate! Free community workshops at the Historical Village from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. Ė everything from juggling to community conversations to musical instrument building. Call 297-0197 for more information.
  • July 25: Blood Drive in Troy There will be a blood drive in Troy from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Troy Senior Center, 304 3rd Street. How to donate blood: Call 1- 800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driverís license, or two other forms of identification are required at check- in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.
  • July 25: Amnesty Day at Lincoln County Libraries The last Friday of every month is Amnesty Day at the Lincoln County Libraries. Any materials less than 90 days overdue which are returned in good condition to any of the three county libraries will have all penalties waived. Overdue interlibrary loan materials are not included.
  • July 25-26: Kootenai River Rodeo This PRCA rodeo at J. Neils Park includes saddle bronc, bareback, tie- down, team roping, bull riding, barrel racing and steer wrestling. Come enjoy the rodeo along with the many food vendors and beer garden. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. both days with the event starting promptly at 7:30 p.m. Ride the mechanical bull and listen to the live music to follow both nights after each rodeo performance! Tickets are $10 advance or $12 at the gate.
  • July 26: Playing for Fundsies Golf Tournament Cabinet Peaks Medical Center is sponsoring the 22nd annual Playing for Fundsies golf tournament at Cabinet View Golf Club. It's a "Pirate Party" and it's open to the public. All proceeds benefit capital improvements at CPMC. For more information or to register, call Kate Stephens at 283-7140.
  • July 26: ATV Ride in the Yaak The Yaak River Tavern will host an ATV ride at 10:00 a.m. with music scheduled for 8:00 p.m. Call 406-295-4706 for more information. Camping and cabin rentals are available.
  • July 29: It's Alive: Biological Science at the Library Join us at the Libby Library at 10:00 a.m. as we explore some "capillary action." For ages 6 to 12.
  • July 30: Summer Adventure Program: Biological Science Join us at the Libby Library at 4:00 p.m. for "Itís Alive: Biological Science." Weíll be learning how capillaries work using flowers or vegetables and dye. For ages 6 t0 12.
  • July 31: Teen Summer Event: Spark Your Creativity Spark your creativity at the Libby Library at 4:00 p.m. with duct tape crafts and melted crayon art.
  • July 31: The Science of Libby Dam Cody Barrick will describe the construction of Libby Dam and explain the process of hydropower generation at 5:15 p.m. at the Libby Library.
  • July 31: Blood Drive in Rexford There will be a blood drive in Rexford from 1:00 to 5:15 p.m. at the West Kootenai Community Church, 5910 West Kootenai Road. How to donate blood: Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driverís license, or two other forms of identification are required at check- in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.
August, 2014
  • Igniter's Car Club Open Car Show, Ignite the Nites
  • Golf tournaments
  • Blue Grass Festival
  • Farmers' Market
  • Eureka Quilt Show www.eurekaquiltshow.com/
  • August 1-2: Relay For Life The Lincoln County Relay For Life will be held at Libby High School beginning at 6:00 p.m. August 1. Relay For Life, held in communities across the country, is a fundraiser for cancer research. Come celebrate with cancer survivors and help find a cure.
  • August 1-3: Music in the Yaak The Yaak River Tavern's Music in the Yaak will feature the Yaaktastics at 8:00 p.m. August 1, the Copper Mountain Band at 8:00 p.m. August 2, and Alan Lane and Frank Chiaverini August 3. Call the Yaak River Tavern and Mercantile at 406-295-4706 for more information and dates. Camping and cabin rentals are available.
  • August 8-9: Riverfront Blues Festival At Riverfront Park in Libby. For more information or to buy tickets, visit riverfrontbluesfestival.c om.
  • August 8-9: Thunder in the Yaak The Yaak River Tavern will host a motorcycle charity poker run, with music to be announced. Call 406-295-4706 for more information. Camping and cabin rentals are available.
  • August 15-16: Ignite the Nites Ignite the Nites Car Show - one of the largest car shows in the Northwest. Car show, poker run, Friday Night Cruise, burnout contest, neon lights and flame throwers. For more information or to register, visit igniterscarclub.com.
  • August 18: Shakespeare in the Parks in Eureka Shakespeare in the Parks presents "Romeo and Juliet" in the Historical Village at 6:00 p.m. Box dinners will be available prior to the show.
  • August 21: Blood Drive in Libby There will be a blood drive in Libby from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the VFW, 114 West 2nd Street. How to donate blood: Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information. A blood donor card or driverís license, or two other forms of identification are required at check- in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.
  • August 21-23: Antique Motorcycle Rally The Rocky Mountain chapter of the Antique Motorcycle Club of America will hold an antique motorcycle rally headquartered at the Venture Inn. Bikes will be on display at the Venture Inn and at Fireman's Park. For more information, visit northernrockiesamca.org.
  • August 30: Labor Day Party in the Yaak The Yaak River Tavern will host a Labor Day party with music by the Yaaktastics at 8:00 p.m. Call 406-295-4706 for more information. Camping and cabin rentals are available.
September, 2014
  • Nordicfest
  • Farmer's Market
  • Fall Hunting
  • September 12-14: Nordicfest "Be Our Guest at the 30th Fest." Come enjoy the huge parade, Bunad parade, craft show, art show, quilt show, a Kootenai Karacters production, free outdoor entertainment and nightly entertainment at the Dome Theater and the VFW. Be sure to visit the food court, too!
October, 2014
  • Paint It Pink
  • Lincoln County Combined Campaign
November, 2014
  • Veterans Day Programs
  • LMS Hall Walking Open
  • Holiday Craft Shows
  • Kootenai Kiwanis Koats for Kids
  • Holiday Food Drive begins
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
December, 2014
  • Winter Snowmobiling and Cross-Country Skiing
  • Holiday Programs and Events (Festival of Trees and More)
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road

January

Polar Bear plunges

Skiing & Snowmobiling
Ice Fishing
Thompson Lakes Ice Fishing Derby
Polar Bear plunges

February

Snowmobiling

Sno-Kat Fun Run
Ice Fishing Contest on McGregor Lake
Turner Mountain Ski Area FREE Fun Day
Polar Bear plunges

March

Turner Crazy Days

Irish Fair and Music Festival, St. Patrick's Day Festival
Polar Bear plunges

April

Eureka Rendezvous Days and Black Powder Shoot

Turner Ski Area Closes
Nordicfest Dance
Eureka Rendezvous Days

Polar Bear plunges

May

STOKR Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River

STOKR Bike Tour
Koocanusa Trout & Salmon Fishing Derby
Antiques & Collectibles Show
Bluegrass Festival

June

Libby Logger Days in June

Amish Auction
Heritage Museum opens
Libby Logger Days

July

Two Rivers Rendezvous

4: Troy 4th of July
Tobacco Valley Rodeo
Two Rivers Rendezvous
Kootenai River Rodeo

August

Ignite the Nites Classic Car Show. Photo by Karen Kemmerer.

Eureka Quilt Show
Blue Grass Festival
Igniters Car Show

Lincoln County Fair (Eureka)
Bluegrass in the Ballfield for Turner

September

Motocross races

Libby Nordicfest
Kiwanis Demolition Derby
Motocross Races
Late Season Hiking
Hunting

October

Heritage Museum annual Chili-Cookoff

Hunting
Late Season Hiking
Polar Bear plunges
Museum Chili Cookoff

November

Winter sports

X-Country Skiing
Snowmobiling
Polar Bear plunges

December

Winter in Libby

Holiday Festivities
Polar Bear plunges
Skiing & Snowmobiling
Turner Ski Area open
31: New Year's Eve Ball

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