Carbon County Briefs

Thursday, October 15, 2020

NRA Banquet
The Thunder Mountain Friends of NRA banquet, Oct. 22 from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. at the Anipro Event Center, Absarokee. Prime rib dinner with games, raffles, a silent auction, and live auction; including 20+ guns, unique merchandise, and handcrafted items. To buy tickets or for more information, go to, Facebook Events, or call Tammy @ (406) 461-3191.

Church Group
Absarokee Group meets at Community Congregational of Absarokee, 115 Woodward Ave., gray building on the right, Thursday at 8 p.m.

Bridger Food Bank
Open 2nd and 4th Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. 206 N ‘D’ Street. More info 662-1060.

Now group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Museum Open
The Clarks Fork Valley Museum is open for visitors Friday's and Saturday from 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. throughout the summer. It is located at the Railroad Depot in Fromberg on the highway. Call Annie at (406) 679-6761 or Chris at (406) 670-3844 and leave a message for more information.

Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.

Fair Board
Carbon County Fair Board Meeting will be Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Carbon County 4-H Extension Office, 202 State Street.

Joliet Public Library
Operating hours: Monday 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.; Tuesday closed; Wednesday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Friday closed; Saturday 9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Please use side door located by the community garden to enter and exit the library Question to Alyson Green at (406) 962-3013.

Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.

Ambulance Meeting
The Red Lodge Roberts Ambulance District will conduct a regular meeting of its Board of Trustees on Friday, Oct. 23 at 12:30 p.m. at the Red Lodge Fire Station. A complete agenda for the meeting can be found at

Library Board
Carbon County Library board will be meeting Oct. 9 at 2 p.m. at the Red Lodge Library if any one from the public would like to attend.

Annual Fall Clean up
Red Lodge Recycling Center Oct. 16 – 17 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Republic Services will be available to help offload your trash. Limit 1-2 pick up loads per customer. Items excluded from the cleanup: appliances containing Freon, hazardous materials like paint, fuels, oils, and batteries, motorized items like lawnmowers must have fluid drained, no tires.
Recycle Red Lodge will accept recycling from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Help for Veterans
The CSC Yellow Ribbon Community has resources to provide and emergency and short-term assistance to Veterans and their families. Please call (406) 425-3429 if you or someone you know is in need.

AL-ANON meets every Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at Calvary Episcopal Church, 9 Villard St. Enter at Back Door on Word St. Information at (406) 446-1670 or (406) 855-7852.

Food Bank
New times for Red Lodge Food Bank (Baretooth Cupboards) Monday-Wednesday 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m.-11 a.m.

Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.

Narcotics Anonymous
Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Founda¬tion, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.