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Friday, June 16

Arts

Grand opening for Nibbles Art Gallery, featuring paintings, ceramics, wood, mixed-media, jewelry and more by local artists, 4-8 p.m., 217 E. Broadway, Philipsburg. Call 406-490-0493 for more information.

Kids' stuff

Elephant toothpaste, 11 a.m., Families First Children's Museum, 225 W. Front St. 541-7529, childrensmuseummissoula.org

Story time for kids ages 3 and up, 10:30 a.m., stay-and-play time follows, Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. 363-1670. 

Tiny tales for ages 3 and younger and preschool storytime, 10:30 a.m.; Kids Table at the Library for ages 18 and under, free lunch, 11:30 a.m., activity, noon, Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.

Potpourri

Father's Day lunch, 11:30 a.m., Missoula Senior Center, 705 S. Higgins Ave.

Live predator feeding, 4 p.m., Missoula Butterfly House and Insectarium, 218 E. Front St.

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: Yarns @ the Library, noon; open hours in the MakerSpace, 1-6 p.m.; Young Adult Writers' Group, 3:30 p.m.; Cheap Date Night, recent feature film, 7 p.m.

Theater

"Mama Mia," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.
 
Port Polson Players present "Guys on Ice," 7:30 p.m., Theatre on Flathead Lake, Polson. $18 adults, $17 seniors and students, 406-883-9212, portpolsonplayers.com

The Hamilton Players present “She Loves Me,” 8 p.m., Hamilton Playhouse, 100 Ricketts Road, Hamilton. 375-9050, hamiltonplayers.com

Saturday, June 17

Art

Nature Journaling: Event Mapping with Nancy Seiler, 10 a.m.-noon, Crazy Canyon trailhead. $10 plus materials. 370-1254, nancy@nancyseiler.com

"Previously Appreciated Art Sale," sponsored by the Bitter Root Humane Society, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Bedford Building ,223 S. Second St., Hamilton.   

Dance

Contra dance, 6-11 p.m., Missoula Senior Center, 705 S. Higgins Ave.  

Kids' stuff

Story time, 11 a.m., Barnes and Noble, 2640 N. Reserve St.

Family story time for children ages 4 and older and their caregivers, 11 a.m., Missoula Public Library, 201 E. Main St.

Music

Country singer Tim Ryan Rouillier's "Play Me Montana," a symphonic memoir featuring the Missoula Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Gordon Johnson. Rouillier, who grew up in the St. Ignatius area and went on to record and write songs for the biggest names in Nashville, has produced an evening-length journey through his youth, featuring multimedia and dance. 7 p.m., Dennison Theatre, UM. griztix.com.

Potpourri

Community yard sale, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Big Arm School. 406-849-5064. 

Open hours in the MakerSpace, 2-6 p.m., Missoula Public Library, 201 E. Main St.

Missoula Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Circle Square, north end of Higgins Avenue. Fresh local produce, flowers, baked goods and more from over 100 vendors. 274-3042, missoulafarmersmarket.com. 

Missoula Peoples Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., West Pine Street, off Higgins Avenue. Over 80 local artisans and food vendors. 

Clark Fork Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 225 S. Pattee St., Riverside parking lot, east of Caras Park, under Higgins Avenue Bridge. Locally produced fruits and vegetables, meat, poultry, fish, dairy products, fresh baked bread, pastries, jams, plants, and more. Live music, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. clarkforkmarket.com.

Hamilton Farmers Market, Bedford Street, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 961-0004.

Theater

The Hamilton Players present “She Loves Me,” 8 p.m., Hamilton Playhouse, 100 Ricketts Road, Hamilton. 375-9050, hamiltonplayers.com
 
"The Marvelous Wonderettes," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.
 
Port Polson Players present "Guys on Ice," 7:30 p.m., Theatre on Flathead Lake, Polson. $18 adults, $17 seniors and students, 406-883-9212, portpolsonplayers.com.

Sunday, June 18

Kid's stuff

Story time for children ages 3 and older and their caregivers, 10:30 a.m., Missoula Public Library, 201 E. Main St.

Theater 

Port Polson Players present "Guys on Ice," 2 p.m., Theatre on Flathead Lake, Polson. Tickets are $18 for adults, and $17 for seniors and students, 406-883-9212, portpolsonplayers.com
 
The Hamilton Players present “She Loves Me,” 2 p.m.,  Hamilton Playhouse, 100 Ricketts Road, Hamilton. Reserved seating tickets are $15. 375-9050, hamiltonplayers.com

Monday, June 19

Art

Zootown Arts Community Center youth summer camps through Friday, 235 N. First St. W. For list of camps call 549-7555 or visit, zootownarts.org.

Kids' stuff

Kids Table at the Library for ages 18 and under, free lunch, 11:30 a.m. followed by activity, Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St. 

Music

"Playing with the Band" summer session through Aug. 11, Tangled Tones Music Studio, 1210 W. Kent. Ages 8-12 beginner; 13 and up, intermediate to advanced. $80 per month plus $35 registration fee. 396-3352, tangledtones.com

Potpourri 

Camp Mak-A-Dream presents a variety benefit show, 3 p.m., Rialto Theatre, Deer Lodge. Featuring young adult brain tumor survivors using their entertainment talents as part of their camp experience. Free-will donation. deerlodgerialto.com, 406-846-7900.

Compassionate Communication class taught by Patrick Marsolek, 6:30-8:30 p.m., June 19 and 26, 210 N. Higgins Suite 207. Register at innerworkingresources.com/CommunicationMissoula

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: Computer electronics in the MakerSpace, 3-7 p.m.; "Intro to Email" computer class, 6 p.m., registration required. 721-2665. 

History trivia fundraiser at Montgomery Distillery, with proceeds going to the Friends of the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula. There will be three 30-minute rounds of trivia, including movies, beer history, pop culture, history, math, geography, literature, music and much more. They're set for 12:30 p.m. lunch round, 4:30 p.m. happy-hour round and 6:30 p.m. last-call round. You can play by yourself or with a group. Also check out Table top exhibits of pop culture, beer (local and historical), and Montana trivia. Montgomery Distillery will donate a dollar from every drink sold to the Friends.

Theater

"7 Brides for 7 Brothers," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.

Tuesday, June 20

Books

Missoula Art Museum Contemporary Book Club lecture: Influential art critic Lucy Lippard will discuss her book, "Undermining: A Wild Ride through Land Use, Politics, and Art in the Changing West," 7 p.m., Public House, 130 E. Broadway St. Free for MAM members or $5 suggested donation.

Dance

Unity Dance and Drum African dance class with Tarn Ream and live music, 7-8:30 p.m., Missoula Senior Center, 705 S. Higgins Ave. All levels and ages welcome; drop-in dancers welcome. $10 per class, $35 for four classes. 549-7933, tarn.ream@umontana.edu.

Kids' stuff

Tiny tales for ages 3 and under, 10:30 a.m., large meeting room; Frenchtown Branch Lego Club, 4-6 p.m.; Kids Table for ages 18 and under, free lunch, 11:30 a.m. followed by activity; Kids Table at Frenchtown Branch, noon, free lunch for ages 18 and under; Summer Activity Program, 2 p.m.; Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St. 

Preschool storytime, ImagineIF Kalispell, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Toddler time with stories, songs and movement for ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers, ImagineIF Columbia Falls, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rainbow foam, 11 a.m., Families First Children's Museum, 225 W. Front St. 541-7529, childrensmuseummissoula.org.

Music

Missoula City Band concert featuring UM Music Camp faculty, 8 p.m., Bonner Park, missoulacityband.org.

Potpourri

Coloring Club for Grownups, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Writers Group, 6:30 p.m., Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. 363-1670.  

Bitterroot Humane Society presents "Dog Safety for Kids," 11:30 a.m., North Valley Public Library, 208 Main St., Stevensville. 777-5061. 

Tell Us Something, 7 p.m., The Wilma. Eight story tellers share their true personal story from memory on the them "On the Road." $8 in advance, $10 day of show. All ages. 

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: Zetangle Tuesday MakerSpace workshop, noon, registration required; open hours in the MakerSpace, 3:30-6 p.m.; System Check! Gamers Club for ages 19 and under, 6:30 p.m. 721-2665.

Trivia, 7:30 p.m., VFW Post 209, 245 W. Main St.

Trivia with ImagineIF Libraries, Kalispell Brewing Co., 6-8 p.m.

Trivia with ImagineIF Libraries, Backslope Brewing Co., Columbia Falls, 6-8 p.m.

Theater

"The Marvelous Wonderettes," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.

Wednesday, June 21

Art

"A Pint & A Print," 6-8 p.m., Zootown Arts Community Center, 235 N. First St. W. $45, $35 members. Free. 549-7555, zootownarts.org

Books, readings

Sean McDaniel reads from his new book "Criminal Zoo." He will be joined by Missoula's own Alec Cizak, reading from his new novella, "Down on the Street," 7 p.m., Shakespeare & Co., 103 S. Third St. W. 406-549-9010, shakespeareandco.com.  

Dance

Flamenco Montana winter session, Adult Flamenco I, 1-2:30 p.m., Rocky Mountain Ballet Theatre, 2704 Brooks St. 542-9270, flamencomt.com.

Kids' stuff

Kids Table at the Library for ages 18 and under, feeding at 11:30 a.m., activity follows; Kids Table at the Frenchtown Branch, noon, Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St. 721-2665. 

Flower painting, 11 a.m, Families First Children's Museum, 225 W. Front St. 541-7529, childrensmuseummissoula.org. 

Toddler and baby story time, 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Wild Wednesday, "Build at Rocket!" 1:30 p.m.; Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. 363-1670. 

Preschool story time, ImagineIF Kalispell, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Preschool story time, ImagineIF Bigfork, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Preschool story time, ImagineIF Columbia Falls, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Music

Folk and rock icon Paul Simon in concert, Ogren-Allegiance Field, gates open at 6:30 p.m. and music at 8 p.m. Tickets are $55 plus convenience fees, general admission for the field and the stadium seats. Chairs and umbrellas are not allowed. To purchase tickets, go to the MSO Hub at 140 N. Higgins Ave. in downtown or call (406) 543-3300.

Potpourri

Summer Solstice at Redsun Labyrinth, Victor. Beginning at dusk, the labyrinth is illuminated for walking and meditating. redsunlabyrinth.com.

Out to Lunch, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Caras Park. Music by Ed Norton Big Band; activities by Mismo Gymnastics. 543-4238, missouladowntown.com

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: Open hours in the MakerSpace, explore the resources of the MakerSpace, learn how to use the equipment, or to work on a project of their choice, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. "Windows 10" computer class, registration required at 721-BOOK (2665), 12:30-1:30 p.m.; Family friendly movie at Big Sky Branch, 1 p.m.; Middle School Writer's Group for grades 6-9, 3:30 p.m. 721-2665.

Trivia, 7 p.m., Broadway Bar, 1609 W. Broadway.

Trivia, 8 p.m., Silver Slipper Lounge, 4063 U.S. Highway 93.

Trivial Beersuit, 8:30 p.m., Press Box, 825 E. Broadway.

Theater

"Mama Mia" 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.

Thursday, June 22

Art

Ladies pottery painting night, 6-8 p.m., Zootown Arts Community Center, 235 N. First St. W. 549-7555, zootownarts.org.

Dance

African dance class with live drums, Oumar Keita and Djebe Bara, 6-7 p.m., the Barn Movement Studio, 2926 S. Third St. W., $5.

Kids' stuff

Lego Club, 3:30-5 p.m., Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. 363-1670. 

Taekwondo, 11 a.m., Families First Children's Museum, 225 W. Front St. 541-7529, childrensmuseummissoula.org

Preschool story time, ImagineIF Columbia Falls for day cares, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Tiny tales for ages 3 and under, large meeting room, 10:30 a.m.; Kids Table at the Library for ages 18 and under, feeding at 11:30 a.m., activity follows; Kids Table at Frenchtown Branch, noon, craft follows at 1 p.m.; Lego Club, 3:30-5 p.m.,  Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.

Music

Nationally renowned classical violinist Tim Fain in concert with Tasha Fain, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. On the lawn, bring chairs. 363-1670. 

Potpourri

Eighth annual Taste of Kalispell,  5:30-8 p.m., Museum at Central School, Kalispell. $30 adults, $25 seniors, $20 youth 11-14 and free for kids 10 and under. montanatickets.com.

Downtown Tonight, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Caras Park. Music by Good Old Fashioned; activities by Animal Wonders. 543-4238, missouladowntown.com

Dr. Marshall Bloom of Rocky Mountain Laboratories gives a lecture on predicting pandemics, 6 p.m., North Valley Public Library, 208 Main St., Stevensville. 777-5061. 

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: crafts at Frenchtown Branch, 1 p.m.; Big Sky Branch drop in crafts, 1-3 p.m.; computer electronics in the MakerSpace, try Arduino and other electronics platforms, 3-6 p.m.; family movies for all ages, 2 p.m.

Theater

"7 Brides for 7 Brothers," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.

“Vaudeville Variety Show,” 7 p.m., the Opera House, Philipsburg. 406-859-0013, operahousetheatre.com. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children 15 and under.

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