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Friday, July 7

Kids' stuff

Face painting, 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., 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.  

Music

Adventure Crew Music Festival through July 8, Lost Trail Powder Mountain. All-ages event with local and regional bands, tent-camping, mountain biking and a giant slip 'n' slide. For tickets and more information, go to adventurecrewpresents.com

Potpourri

"Origami with Paul," 2 p.m., North Valley Public Library, 208 Main St., Stevensville, 777-5061. 

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 time in the MakerSpace, 1-6 p.m.; Young Adult Writers' Group, 3:30 p.m. 

Theater

"Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat,"  8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.
 
"Getting Sara Married," 2 p.m. and "The Tin Woman," 7 p.m., The Opera House, Philipsburg. 406-859-0013, operahousetheatre.com

Saturday, July 8

Books, readings

Presentation by author and botanist Rachel Potter, "Montana's Pioneer Botanists: Exploring the Mountains and Prairies," 7 p.m., Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park. 406-888-5393. 

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

Adventure Crew Music Festival through July 8, Lost Trail Powder Mountain. All-ages event with local and regional bands, tent-camping, mountain biking and a giant slip 'n' slide. For tickets and more information, go to adventurecrewpresents.com

Potpourri

71st annual Missoula Rose Show, Southgate Mall. 549-3538, 544-0428. 

Missoula Outdoor Cinema, 9:31 p.m., Headstart Playground, 1001 Worden Ave. Featuring "Stand By Me." Nmcdc.org.

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. 

Open hours in the MakerSpace, 2-6 p.m., Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St. 

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

"Mama Mia,"  8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.
 
"Vaudeville Variety Show," 2 p.m. and  “Getting Sara Married,” 7 p.m., The Opera House, Philipsburg. 406-859-0013, operahousetheatre.com

Sunday, July 9

Kids' stuff

Story time for children ages 3 and older and their caregivers, 10:30 a.m.; Make a Pen Pal, drop in anytime through July 15 and draw a picture or write a letter that will be sent to another library in the U.S., Missoula Public Library, 201 E. Main St.

Theater

“The Tin Woman,” 4 p.m., The Opera House, Philipsburg. 406-859-0013, operahousetheatre.com

Monday, July 10

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. 

Potpourri 

African Drum Circle, 6:30-8:30 p.m., River Park, Hamilton. The Center for Spiritual Living, 1720 N. First St., Hamilton. Love offering suggested. 381-6480 or visit cslbitterroot.org

Salish Kootenai College’s “Flathead Tech4Good” program Technology Camp through July 10; free to Native American students who are recent high school graduates or entering their junior or senior years. The camp is limited to 30 students and registration forms are available at tech4good.skc.edu. Program includes computer skills in game design, web development, hardware, programming and media design. 406-459-3484.

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: Computer electronics in the MakerSpace, 3-7 p.m.; "Beginning Word" computer class, 6 p.m., registration required; West African Kora performance with Sean Gaskell, 6:30 p.m. 721-2665. 

Theater

"Joseph and the Technicolor Dream Coat," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.

Flathead Dinner Theatre Repertory “Murder at Rundown Abbey,” doors open 6:45, show is at 7 p.m., Swan River Inn, Bigfork. Four course dinner included. Tickets $54.60 in advance, $60 at the door, reservations required, 406-217-6324, flatheadddtr@gmail.com

Tuesday, July 11

Books, readings

Philip Schaefer publication party and reading of "Bad Summon," 6 p.m., Montgomery Distillery, 129 W. Front St. 721-2881, factandfictionbooks.com. 

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

Junior Ranger program, "What's Up with Wildlife?" 10-11:30 a.m., Frenchtown State Pond. Free and open to kids ages 5-12. 925-324-0571. 

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

Tiny Tales for ages birth-3, 10:30 a.m.; Kids' Table at the Library for ages 18 and under, free lunch, 11:30 a.m. followed by activity; Kids Table at the Frenchtown Branch, noon; Frenchtown Branch Lego Club, 1 p.m.; summer activity, "Home Grown Fun," 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.

Potpourri

Missoula Farmers Market, 5:30-7 p.m., north end of Higgins Avenue. missoulafarmersmarket.com

Birthday party presented by Humana, 10:30 a.m., Missoula Senior Citizens Center, 705 S. Higgins Ave.

Montana Conversations: Speakers Bureau, "Meagher of the Sword: Montana's First Acting Governor" with Neal Lewing, 7 p.m., Heritage Hall, 3255 Fort Missoula Road. 728-3662, nrhc.org.

Coloring Club for Grown-ups, 10 a.m.; Genealogy Interest Group, 2 p.m.; Socrates Cafe, 7 p.m., Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. 363-1670. 

Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St.: open hours in the MakerSpace, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.;  Community Creative Writing workshop, 6 p.m.; System Check! Gamers Club for ages 19 and under, 6:30 p.m.; 2nd Tuesday MPL Book Group discusses "This House of Sky" by Ivan Doig, 7 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 Drowsy Chaperone," 8 p.m., Bigfork Summer Playhouse. 406-837-4886, bigforksummerplayhouse.com.

Wednesday, July 12

Art

Glass fusing orientation class, 6-8 p.m., Zootown Arts Community Center, 235 N. First St. W. $20, $15 members plus cost of glass. 549-7555, zootownarts.org

Kids' stuff

Story time at Frenchtown Branch, 10:30 a.m.; Kids Table at the Library for ages 18 and under, feeding, 11:30 a.m., activity follows; Kids Table at the Frenchtown Branch, noon; Middle School Writer's Group, 3:30 p.m., Missoula Public Library, 301 E. Main St. 721-2665. 

Homemade wind chimes, 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 with the Hamilton Jazz Band, 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

Missoula City Band concert featuring the Sweet Adelines, 8 p.m., Bonner Park. missoulacityband.org

Potpourri

Out to Lunch, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Caras Park. Music by Bob Wire & The Bob Wire Trio; activities by The Flagship Program. 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.; Wednesday Films at Big Sky Branch, 1 pm.; Afternoon Matinee, recent feature film, 2 p.m.; 3D Printing 101 workshop in the MakerSpace, 6:30 p.m.; 2nd Wednesday Book Group discusses "Cat's Cradle" by Kurt Vonnegut, 7 p.m. 

Course in Miracles Study Group, 9:45 a.m.-noon, Center for Spiritual Living, 1720 N. First St., Hamilton. Love offering suggested. cslbitterroot.org, 381-6480. 

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

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

Thursday, July 13

Dance

Contra dance, 7-10 p.m., Missoula Senior Center, 705 S. Higgins Ave. Potluck dinner, 6-7 p.m. $5 donation; all age and levels. missoualfolk.org

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. 

Shaving cream art, 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, 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

Bob Marshall Music Festival, Seeley Lake, through July 16. Live music, bike races, paddle-board race, art, tours and much more. thebobmusic.com, 4096-677-3506. 

The Alpine Theater Project in Whitefish presents "Life, Liberty and Pursuit of Happiness" featuring Broadway singer N'Kenge performing hit songs like "The Impossible Dream," "The Greatest Love of All" and selections from shows like "Hamilton," "Motown" and more. N'Kenge, who can sing opera, pop and classical, attended Juilliard School and performed at Carnegie Hall and London's West End. Performances are on July 13-15, 20-22, and 27-29. For tickets or more information, go to atpwhitefish.org

Potpourri

The Fellowship Club discusses "Powers of Thought" by Omraam Mikhael Aivanhov, 6 p.m., Bitterroot Public Library, Hamilton. 363-1670. 

Downtown Tonight, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Caras Park. Music by Marshall Catch; activities by TasteBuds Kitchen. 543-4238, missouladowntown.com

Solar energy presentation by Dan Brandborg from Sustainable Building Systems, 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.; family movie for all ages, 2 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

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

“The Tin Woman,” 7 p.m., The Opera House, Philipsburg. 406-859-0013, operahousetheatre.com

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