February 10, 2021
Blaine County Library
Mobile Hotspots and iPads available for checkout. After School Hangout for grades 7 & 8 Mondays at 3:30, Story Time Tuesdays at 10:30, After School Hangout for grades 5 & 6 Tuesdays at 3:30 and LEGO Club for grades K and up Thursdays at 3:30.
Blaine County Museum
is seeking a new voluntary board member. Interested persons should write a cover letter expressing why they would like to serve on the museum board. Letters can be dropped off at Blaine County Museum, 501 Indiana Street, Chinook or mailed to the museum: P.O. Box 927, Chinook, MT 59523. Letters will be reviewed during the board’s December meeting. Questions? Please call (406) 357-2590.
The Book Challenge for February is to read a book with a medical theme. If you have completed the January Book Challenge let the library know so your name can be entered to win a gift certificate from a local business. The Winter Reading Program continues through the end of Feb. Use the READsquared app or website to track the books you have read. Parents of children from infants to preschoolers are invited to participate in the “1000 Books Before Kindergarten.” Keep a record of the number of books read to your child and they can win prizes along the way. Book Club Members may pick up the new selection “The Homesman” this week.
Virtual Story Time is held each Tuesday at 10 A.M. on Facebook Live.
Plant A Seed...READ
On Thursday, February 18, the Plant a Seed. . . READ organization will be partnering with Taco John’s at 505 First Street West in Havre to Crunch for a Cause. Fifty per cent of every purchase made in the drive-thru from 5:00- 7:00 PM will be donated to Plant a Seed. . . READ as long as the visiting patron submits a copy of the Crunch for a Cause fundraiser flyer to the cashier, shows a photo of the Plant a Seed…READ flyer on a smartphone, or mentions having seen their flyer. Plant a Seed. . . READ is an educational community impact project that not only advocates for literacy but supports children in North Central Montana with readiness skills prior to kindergarten.
Blaine County Airport Commission
The FEBRUARY meeting for the Blaine County Airport Commission Board will be held Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 4:00 p.m. This meeting will be via conference call-in only.
The call in information is listed below:
Call in: 425-436-6343
Access Code: 701234