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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, 2017
  • 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
  • January 8: Spinning Squares Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares "Hobo Dance" square dance with Marvin Speck caller and Lorrie Lane cuer. Plus at 3:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00/person, $3.00 under 15. Dance is held at Asa Wood School (wood floor), 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby. More info: Ted at 406-293-1165, Jo at 406-293-3265 or jrussell43@frontiernet.ne t or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
February, 2017
  • 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, 2017
  • Irish Fair
  • 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, 2017
  • 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
  • April 9: Spinning Squares Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares "50s Dance" square dance with Ed Schiffner caller and cuer. Plus at 3:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00/person, $3.00 under 15. Dance is held at Asa Wood School (wood floor), 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby. More info: Ted at 406-293-1165, Jo at 406-293-3265 or jrussell43@frontiernet.ne t or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
May, 2017
  • STOKR - Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bike ride/Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
  • Wings Week - Wings Regional Cancer Support. Donations can be mailed to Wings, P.O. Box 1160, Libby.
  • Amish Auction, Libby
  • Farmer's Market
  • Kiwanis Family Day in the Park
  • May 21: Libby Spinning Squares Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares "Luau Dance" square dance with Rick and Kathy Utter callers and Kathy Utter cuer. Plus at 3:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00/person, $3.00 under 15. Dance is held at Asa Wood School (wood floor), 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby. More info: Ted at 406-293-1165, Jo at 406-293-3265 or jrussell43@frontiernet.ne t or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
June, 2017
July, 2017
  • 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
August, 2016
  • Golf tournaments
  • Farmer's Market
  • Riverfront Blues Festival, Riverfront Blues Festival
  • Igniter's Car Club Open Car Show, Ignite the Nites
  • Pasture Pickin' Bluegrass Festival
  • Eureka Quilt Show www.eurekaquiltshow.com/
  • Thursdays: Farmers Market Noon to 5:00 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce parking lot.
  • August 14-21: The Last Pasture Pickin' The last-ever Pasture Pickin' will be held at Snyder Field on Pipe Creek Road. Free admission and free dry camping. Drinking water is available. Kids and pets welcome with kids supervised and pets on a leash. 5˝ miles up Pipe Creek Road; all are welcome to play or listen.
  • August 18-20: Ignite the Nites Igniters Car Club car show, burnout contest and cruise. More info: igniterscarclub.com.
  • August 22: Shakespeare in the Parks Montana Shakespeare in the Parks presents Richard III at 6:00 p.m. at the Libby Elementary School Amphitheater. Bring a blanket, pack a picnic, and come enjoy the free presentation of this Montana summer tradition! For more information and the rest of the summer tour schedule, visit Shakespeare in the Parks.
  • August 22: Hunter Education Class Begins in Troy Hunter Education classes will be held in Troy beginning August 22 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and continuing August 23 and 24 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Field course is August 25 and the test is August 26. Hunter education classes are free of charge. All students must register online at fwp.mt.gov/hunter. When registering, students will note specific information and guidelines for the course included in the online posting. For more information, call lead instructor Jim Jones at 295-4520.
  • August 23: Preschool Story Time At the Libby Library at 10:00 a.m.
  • August 24: Lemonade on the Lawn At the Libby Library at noon. Neal Lewing: "Meagher of the Sword: Montana’s First Governor," made possible through Humanities Montana Speakers Bureau.
  • August 25-28: Lincoln County Fair At the fairgrounds in Eureka. More info: Lincoln County Fair
  • August 26: Amnesty Day at the 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.
  • August 27: Kootenai Valley Triathlon Second annual Kootenai Valley Triathlon sponsored by Libby Christian Church. Pedal, Paddle, Run. More info: libbychristianchurch.com/events/triathlon.
  • August 30: Preschool Story Time At the Libby Library at 10:00 a.m. Come for a wild jungle ride! Safari etiquette can be tricky, but with the help of our guide, we’ll learn what to do when we meet elephants, rhinos and more!
September, 2016
  • Nordicfest
  • Farmer's Market
  • Fall Hunting
  • September 3: Yaak Wings Walk The Yaak community will hold a Wings Walk (cancer support group) beginning at 9:00 a.m. from the Yaak Gun Club. T-shirts are also available for $10. For more information or to order a t-shirt, call Roberta at 295-7328.
  • September 6: Hunter Education Class Begins in Eureka Hunter Education classes will be held in Eureka beginning September 6 and continuing September 12, 13, 15, 19 and 20. Field course is September 17 and test night is September 22. All classes are held from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Eureka Middle School. Hunter education classes are free of charge. All students must register online at fwp.mt.gov/hunter. When registering, students will note specific information and guidelines for the course included in the online posting. For more information, call Megan Strom at 297-7909.
  • September 9-10: Nordicfest More info: Libby Nordicfest.
  • September 16: Harvest Festival The Kootenai Harvest Festival will be held at Riverfront Park from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. for farmers, gardeners, vendors, crafters and the community to welcome the fall season. There will be fun activities, vendors, kids' games, locally harvested and prepared food, raffle prizes and live music including the Back Adit band. For more information, call Ashley at 406-291-2708 or email asouth@wildmontana.org. Vending is free; call Ashley to register.
October, 2016
  • Paint It Pink
  • Lincoln County Combined Campaign
  • October 9: Spinning Squares Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares "Mexican Hat Dance" square dance with Rick and Kathy Utter callers and Kathy Utter cuer. Plus at 3:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00/person, $3.00 under 15. Dance is held at Asa Wood School (wood floor), 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby. More info: Ted at 406-293-1165, Jo at 406-293-3265 or jrussell43@frontiernet.ne t or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
November, 2016
  • 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, 2016
  • 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
  • December 11: Spinning Squares Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares "Christmas Dance" (party level) square dance with Marvin Speck caller and Sharon McNair cuer. Plus at 3:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00/person, $3.00 under 15. Dance is held at Asa Wood School (wood floor), 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby. More info: Ted at 406- 293-1165, Jo at 406-293-3265 or jrussell43@frontiernet.ne t or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.

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
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
Riverfront Blues Festival

Igniters Car Show

Lincoln County Fair (Eureka)

September

Motocross races

Libby Nordicfest
Motocross Races
Late Season Hiking
Hunting

October

Heritage Museum annual Chili-Cookoff

Hunting
Late Season Hiking
Polar Bear plunges

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

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