• THE RED CROSS IS DEALING WITH A BLOOD SHORTAGE CAUSED BY COVID 19. IF YOU ARE HEALTHY AND ARE ABLE TO DONATE AT ONE OF THE UPCOMING BLOOD DRIVES, PLEASE DO SO. HERE ARE SOME BLOOD DRIVES COMING UP THIS WEEK. YOU CAN ALSO VISIT REDCROSSBLOOD.ORG FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF ALL UPCOMING BLOOD DRIVES IN YOUR AREA.
  • OCTOBER 5TH- THE NORTH FORTY RESORT IS HOSTING A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 11-4
  • OCTOBER 6TH- BETHANY LUTHERAN CHURCH IS HOSTING A RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE FROM 11:30-5:30
  • OCTOBER 7TH- KALISPELL ELKS LODGE IS HOSTING BLOOD DRIVE FROM 10:30-4:30
  • OCTOBER 8TH- KALISPELL ROTARY CLUB IS HOSTING A BLOOD DRIVE AT THE DONATION CENTER AT 126 NORTH MERIDIAN IN KALISPELL FROM 12-5:15
  • OCTOBER 9TH- RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE DONATION CENTER AT 126 NORTH MERIDIAN IN KALISPELL IS HOLDING A BLOOD DRIVE FROM 10-3
  • OCTOBER 10TH- THE ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE AND PUBLIC FREE SHOOT DAY IS TAKING PLACE AT THE POLSON SHOOTER ASSOCIATION RANGE AT 38386 KERR DAM ROAD FROM 9AM UNTIL 5PM. COME CHECK OUT THE RANGE AND ENJOY A FREE LUNCH OF HOT DOGS AND SOFT DRINKS. FOR MORE INFO, CALL ROB AT 270-8886 OR MAURI AT 249-2250
  • OCTOBER 12TH- THE LAKE COUNTY TRANSFER STATION, LANDFILL, AND CONTAINER SITES ARE CLOSED FOR THE COLUMBUS DAY HOLIDAY. THEY WILL RE-OPEN TUESDAY OCTOBER 13TH.
  • OCTOBER 15TH- GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH IN POLSON IS HOSTING THE ANNUAL HARVEST DINNER AT 409 4TH AVENUE EAST IN POLSON. TAKE OUT ORDERS ONLY THIS YEAR. PICKUP IS FROM 4-6PM AND COST IS $10 PER DINNER. THEY ARE SERVING SWEDISH MEATBALLS, MASHED POTATOES AND GRAVY, GREEN BEANS AND ROLLS. CALL AHEAD TO PLACE YOUR ORDER AT 883-5864
  • WELCOME HOME INC IS A LOCAL NON PROFIT IN POLSON WORKING TO HELP VETERANS IN RECEIVING VA BENEFITS THEY EARNED. FOR MORE INFO OR ASSISTANCE, CALL BURT PRICE AT 714-809-4584 OR EMAIL HIM BPRICE@WELCOMEHOMEVET.NET
  • HELPING HANDS OFFICE IN POLSON IS OPEN FOR SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS ON MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, AND FRIDAYS. NO WALK INS DUE TO LIMITED SPACE IN WAITING AREA. HELPING HANDS CONTINUES TO HELP WITH EMERGENT NEEDS SUCH AS TRANSPORTATION VOUCHERS AND GROCERY VOUCHERS, PERSONAL CARE ITEMS, CLOTHING/THRIFT STORE VOUCHERS, COMMUNITY CRADLES. FOR ASSISTANCE, CALL JENNIFER AT 883-8256 OR VISIT HELPING HANDS OF MISSION VALLEY ON FACEBOOK
  • THE POLSON LOAVES AND FISH FOOD PANTRY THANKS EVERYONE FOR YOUR GENEROSITY DURING THIS TIME. DONATIONS OF FOOD SUCH AS CEREAL, BREAD, PEANUT BUTTER, JELLY, LUNCH MEATS, ETC, CAN BE DROPPED OFF BETWEEN 8:30-11AM MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS AT 904 1ST STREET EAST IN POLSON. THEY CONTINUE TO BE OPEN TUESDAYS FROM 2-6PM AND FRIDAYS FROM 10AM UNTIL 2PM. PEOPLE ARE ASKED TO REMAIN IN CARS AND VOLUNTEERS WILL BRING FOOD TO YOU. FOR MORE INFO, EMAIL POLSONPANTRY@POLSON.NET
  • THE FLATHEAD FOOD BANK KALISPELL PANTRY IS CLOSED FOR CUSTOMER SHOPPING, HOWEVER THEY WILL BE DISTRIBUTING PRE PACKAGED BAGS OF FOOD FROM THEIR OFFICE DOOR. THEY ASK YOU TO STAY IN YOUR VEHICLE. PICK UP TIMES FOR SENIORS ARE TUESDAY AND THURSDAY FROM 9AM UNTIL 12PM. THOSE 60 AND UNDER PICK UP TIMES ARE 1-4PM. CUSTOMERS WILL RECEIVE 1 VISIT PER WEEK REGARDLESS OF AGE. FOR MORE INFO, CALL 752-3663
  • RONAN LIBRARY HAS SWITCHED TO CURBSIDE PICKUP ONLY. FOR MORE INFO, VISIT RONANLIBARY.ORG OR CALL 676-3682
  • NORTH LAKE COUNTY LIBRARY BUILDING IN POLSON HAS REOPENED FOR HOLDS PICK UP, MATERIALS CHECK OUT AND QUICK BROWSING. ALL LIBRARY USERS ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK INCLUDING CHILDREN, YOU WILL NEED TO BRING YOUR OWN MASK. THE LIBRARY IS OPEN MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY FROM 10-5. FOR THOSE OF COMPROMISED IMMUNITY OR WHO ARE 65 OR OLDER, THE LIBRARY IS OPEN FROM 9-10 WEDNESDAYS AND FRIDAYS. CURBSIDE PICKUP IS ALSO AVAILABLE 9-5 MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. ALL OF THEIR PROGRAMS HAVE GONE DIGITAL. THEY ALSO NOW HAVE MOBILE HOTSPOTS AVAILABLE FOR CHECK OUT FOR SEVEN DAYS AT A TIME. FOR MORE INFO VISIT NORTHLAKECOUNTYLIBRARY.ORG
  • THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION AND LAKE COUNTY IS CLOSED. FOR MORE INFO, VISIT FLATHEADBGC.ORG
  • THE MISSION VALLEY SENIOR CENTER IS NOW OFFERING PICKUPS AND DELIVERY OF MEALS. TO GET A MEAL CALL 676-2371 BY 10:30 FOR PICK UP/DELIVERY BY 11:30.
  • THE LAKE COUNTY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OFFICE IN RONAN IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC DUE TO COVID-19, BUT THEY ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS AND WORKING WITH CLIENTS THROUGHOUT LAKE, MINERAL, AND SANDERS COUNTIES.  LCCDC OFFERS FREE CONSULTING SERVICES AND CAN HELP YOU WITH A BUSINESS PLAN, BUYING OR SELLING A BUSINESS,  GETTING A LOAN,  DEVELOPING A MARKETING PLAN, AND MUCH MORE.  TO GET HELP FROM LCCDC TO START OR GROW YOUR BUSINESS, CALL 676-5901 OR EMAIL AT INFO@LAKECOUNTYCDC.ORG