North Fork Calendar of Events for August

By | August 8, 2018

So much is going on this summer and we don’t want you to miss a single moment! Here is the calendar as it stands for August. And don’t forget, you can also get to the calendar by tapping on “Calendar” in the top menu. If you see a mistake or we’ve left something out, let us know.

Thursday, August 9 – Starting at 9AM at Sondreson Hall is a Class in Wild Land Fire Control. Rick Trembath of Flathead Forestry and Fire Consulting will be conducting the class. Trembath, some of you will remember, was head of structure protection on the Wedge Fire in 2003, and chief of the Big Fork Fire Department. He should know his material well, having retired from USFS after many years just before the Wedge. Please notify Dick Leigh (dickleigh30@ hotmail.com), Kevin Ulrichsen, or Irv Heitz (chrisirv2@gmail.com) if you are planning to attend. Janet Leigh will provide the main lunch, but please bring a side dish, salad, or dessert to share.

Saturday, August 11 – Starting at 1AM: History Tour: Billy Kruse’s Murder. Start at the Leigh’s home, 15920 N Fork Rd – look for the lime green mailbox. Tour Billy Kruse’s homestead. Mr Kruse was killed in 1932 by Ed Petersen in a contest for the affections of May Powell aka Madame Queen. Our group will then travel to Mud Lake – the actual site of the shooting. Estimated time is 2-3 hours. Bring your lunch/snack and drink. Larry Wilson, host

Sunday, August 12 – Starting at 7PM: NFLA General Meeting and Election of Officers. Slide Presentation by Lois Walker “Honoring the NFLA’s 70th Anniversary:7 Decades of People, Issues, & Activities.” Meeting and Election 8pm. Bring a snack to share, and elect your neighbors! Bill Walker, host. Members, don’t forget to pay or you won’t be able to vote. Get more information here.

Tuesday, August 14 – Starting at 9:00 am at Sondreson Hall- 1st Aid/CPR/AED Class  Bob Lee is providing training with certification lasting most of the day. Please bring your lunch and drinks. Cost is $45, and is limited to 10 individuals. Contact Bill Walker 406-407-2764 or wkwalker@nvdi.com to reserve a spot.

Wednesday, August 15 – At noon. Wernick’s Garden Market: Travel to the bottom of East Red Meadow Rd, go thru log arch/gate on right. Feel free to bring produce from your own garden that you would like to sell.

Wednesday, August 29 – At noon. Wernick’s Garden Market: Travel to the bottom of East Red Meadow Rd, go thru log arch/gate on right. Feel free to bring produce from your own garden that you would like to sell.

Also, 10:30 every Sunday morning at Sondreson Hall join Don Sullivan for church services; bring a snack to share.

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Patti Hart is the editor-in-chief and founder of the NFNews.net. Patti lives on the North Fork during the summers and travels the world for the rest of the year, updating NFNews every day wherever there is an internet connection.

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