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Lake County Conservation District Seed Giveaway – 1-3 p.m. Saturday, April 13 at the North Lake County Library in Polson; the Polson Library is partnering with the Lake County Conservation District to give away free wildflower seeds and offer programs on pollinators, including monarch butterflies.

Valley View Potluck – 5:30 p.m. April 14 at the Valley View Clubhouse, 40762 Valley View Road, west of Polson; bring a potluck dish to share and enjoy a social time at 5:30 and dinner at 6 p.m. Call 406-883-2910.

Conservation Speaker Series: Wolves on the Reservation – 6 p.m. April 17 at Ninepipes Lodge, south of Ronan; USDA conflict resolution specialist Christine Lambert, USDA Wildlife Services specialist Ted North, and CSKT biologist Payton Adams give this free presentation, sponsored by the Lake County Conservation District. Visit

Mission Valley Choral Society Spring Concerts – 1 p.m. April 20 at the St. Ignatius Mission and 4 p.m. April 21 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Polson. A meal will be served immediately following the second concert in the church basement. Performances are free, although free-will offerings are welcome; visit

Teen Art Project – 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, April 19-June 20 at the Arlee Community Development Corporation; high school students in Arlee are invited to collaborate on creating public artwork. The program is free for Arlee teens, with pizza and art materials provided at each session. To register or for more information, call 406-726-5550 or email Cameron Decker at

Burgerville Days – April 19-21 at Richwine’s Burgerville; help the fabled hamburger joint celebrate its 62nd anniversary.

Tin Finley – 7 p.m. April 20 at the Port Polson Players’ Theatre on the Lake in Polson; quartet includes two Polson natives – Kati O’Toole on vocals and keyboard and bassist Eric Hogenson – along with Whitefish native, recording artist Annette Strean, and her husband, guitarist Kirk Cornelius. Together, they concoct an original mix of potent melodies, lush harmonies and thought-provoking songs. Admission is free; donations welcomed at the door. Visit

Buttercup Run – 10 a.m. April 27 at the Arlee Community/Fitness Center on Powwow Road; the Friends of Arlee School and CSKT Tribal Health team up to sponsor this free run, featuring one-mile and 5K and 10K distances. Register by April 1 to be guaranteed a t-shirt. For more information visit

Open Mic and Jam – 7 p.m. Fridays at the Western Montana Musicians Co-op, Ronan; also on tap is a weekly Community Jam at 7 p.m. Saturdays. The cooperative is located in the Red Poppy Building, 1 Eisenhower St. SW in Ronan. Learn more at

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