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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, 2018
  • 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, 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
  • February 14-28: STOKR Registration 2017 STOKR registration open February 14-28. Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bike ride, a fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity. Ride will be held May 13-14, 2017 in Libby. Click here for registration form and more information.
  • February 22: Lincoln County Unite for Youth Program Lincoln County Unite for Youth will present Out of Reach, a 25 minute documentary created by a teen filmmaker about the issue of prescription drug abuse. The screening will be held in the Ponderosa Room of Libby City Hall at 5:30 p.m. The documentary will be followed by a panel discussion and question and answer session.
  • February 23: After School Program After School Program for ages 5 to 12 at Libby Elementary School at 4:00 p.m. Mad Science: Fizzy Dough! Start with simple dough to mold and play with and watch what happens when a special ingredient turns the dough into a fizzy eruption!
  • February 23: Brews for Benefits Brews for Benefits at Cabinet Mountain Brewery from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. to benefit the Libby Volunteer Fire Dept. for the Scott Firefighter Stairclimb in Seattle. $1.00 from every beer sold during this time will be donated to the fundraising efforts for the climb.
  • February 24: 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.
  • February 24: NRA Banquet National Rifle Association annual fundraiser banquet at the Memorial Center beginning at 6:00 p.m. Fees/Admission: $330.00 per table or $35.00 per person. For more information, call 406-293-5192.
  • February 25: Quilting 101 Sponsored by Troy's Tender Lovin' Quilters to be held at the Troy United Methodist Fellowship Hall. This event is free and begins at 9:00 a.m.
  • February 25: Book Discussion Join us at the Libby Library at 11:00 a.m. for "A Hot Drink and A Good Book," our monthly book discussion. This month features The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin. When two young girls show up on his orchard after stealing fruit at the market, William Talmadge’s reclusive peace is shattered. He must find a way to both help the girls and come to terms with his own past. Copies are available at the library.
  • February 25: Writing Group Meet other aspiring local writers at the Libby Library at 1:00 p.m. Writers of all genres and experience levels are welcome to write, share and learn. Fuel your creativity with writing prompts and brief writing exercises with opportunities to share and discuss as a group.
  • February 25: Mardi Gras Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares Mardi Gras square dance with Adam Christman caller and Justine Litzko cuer. Plus at 7:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. MST. 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 email jrussell43@frontiernet.net or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
  • February 27: Hunter Education Classes Begin in Eureka All hunter education classes are free of charge. By state law, anyone born after January 1, 1985, must have completed the Hunter Education Course to buy a hunting license in Montana. A student must be at least 10 years old to take the course. All students must register online at the FWP website; click here to register. Detailed instructions will be found at the class site. Hunter education class for the Eureka area begins on Monday, February 27, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Eureka Middle School. Classes continue as follows: March 6, 7 and 9 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. March 11 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. March 13, 14 and 16 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Course instructor: Megan Strom: (406)249-6018.
  • February 28: Preschool Story Time At the Libby Library at 10:00 a.m. Was Jack a petty thief? Was Red Riding Hood just spoiled rotten? Get the full scoop from the characters that know the true story about our beloved heroes and heroines.
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
  • March 2: Lincoln County Spelling Bee The Lincoln County Spelling Bee will be held at the K.W. Maki (Little) Theatre beginning at 1:00 p.m. Students in grades 5 through 8 will participate, based on preliminary results from area schools.
  • March 3-4: The Fairy Trap in Libby The Pitiful Players proudly present "The Fairy Trap" at the K.W. Maki Theatre at 7:00 p.m. As with all Pitiful Player productions, there is no charge.
  • March 7: LHS Talent Show At the Memorial Center, 6:30 p.m.
  • March 11: The Fairy Trap in Troy The Pitiful Players proudly present "The Fairy Trap" at the Lincoln Theater in Troy at 7:00 p.m. As with all Pitiful Player productions, there is no charge.
  • March 21: Hunter Education Classes Begin in Troy All hunter education classes are free of charge. By state law, anyone born after January 1, 1985, must have completed the Hunter Education Course to buy a hunting license in Montana. A student must be at least 10 years old to take the course. All students must register online at the FWP website; click here to register. Detailed instructions will be found at the class site. Hunter education class for the Troy area begins on Tuesday, March 21, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Troy High School. Classes continue as follows: March 22, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.; March 23, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Field course is Saturday, March 25, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.; test night is March 28, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Contact: Jim Jones, 295-4520.
  • March 25: Spinnning Squares Square Dance Meet at Pizza Hut at 5:00 p.m. Than Peake caller and Theresa Ray cuer. Plus at 7:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. Mountain time. 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 email jrussell43@frontiernet.net or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
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 1: CPMC Health Fair Cabinet Peaks Medical Center Health Fair at the Memorial Center from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Admission is free. For event information, please call Paula Collins at 283-7221.
  • 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. Mountain time. 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 email jrussell43@frontiernet.net or visit Libby Spinning Squares on Facebook.
  • April 22: Crazy T-Shirt Square Dance Libby Spinning Squares Crazy T-Shirt square dance with caller Don McPeak and cuer Lorrie Lane. Plus at 7:00 p.m. and Mainstream from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. Mountain time. 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 email jrussell43@frontiernet.net 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 13-14: STOKR The 23rd Annual Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River (STOKR) bike ride to benefit the Kootenai Valley Partners Habitat for Humanity. More info and registration form here. Registration takes place February 14-28.
  • 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. Mountain time. 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 email jrussell43@frontiernet.net 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, 2017
September, 2017
October, 2017
  • Paint It Pink
  • Lincoln County Combined Campaign
November, 2017
  • Veterans Day Programs
  • LMS Hall Walking Open
  • Holiday Craft Shows
  • Kootenai Kiwanis Koats for Kids, Tuesdays and Fridays 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Asa Wood
  • Holiday Food Drive begins
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
December, 2017
  • 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
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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