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Calendar of Events

Things to do and see year-round in Libby and the surrounding area.

Libby Area Community Calendar
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January, 2018
  • Downhill skiing at Turner Mountain ski area
  • Ice fishing, cross-country skiing
  • Winter snowmobiling
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
February, 2018
  • Turner Mountain Fun Day
  • Winter snowmobiling and Sno-Kat Poker Run
  • Ice fishing, cross-country skiing
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
March, 2018
  • Irish Fair
  • Downhill skiing at Turner Mountain ski area
  • Cross country skiing
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
April, 2018
  • Eureka, Montana Rendezvous
  • David Thompson Black Powder Shoot, Eureka
  • Libby and Troy Easter Egg Hunt
  • Bald eagles begin nesting, see Libby Dam Eagle Cam
  • Cabinet View Golf Course Opens
  • National Poetry Month
May, 2018
  • STOKR - Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bike ride/Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
  • Wings Week - Wings Regional Cancer Support. Donations can be mailed to Wings, P.O. Box 1160, Libby.
  • Amish Auction, Libby
  • Farmer's Market
  • Kiwanis Family Day in the Park
June, 2018
July, 2017
  • Kootenai River Rodeo
  • Golf tournaments
  • Troy's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
  • Troy Tender Lovin' Quilters Guild Quilt Show
  • Two Rivers Rendezvous
  • Tobacco Valley Rodeo in Eureka
  • Lemonade on the Lawn
  • Farmer's Market
  • July: Christmas Tree Ornaments The Kootenai National Forest will be supplying the Capitol Christmas Tree this year! Join us at any branch library - Eureka, Libby or Troy - to help make ornaments to decorate the tree and show off the "beauty of the big sky." A special ornament will be featured each month and supplies for the ornaments will be provided while they last.
  • Thursdays: Farmers Market in Libby From noon to 6:00 p.m. at the Chamber of Commerce parking lot. On Facebook: libbyfarmersmarket.
  • Fridays: Farmers Market in Troy At the Troy Museum from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. On Facebook: troyfarmersmarketmontana.
  • July 21: Libby and Troy Libraries Closed The Libby and Troy libraries will be closed for in-service training. The Eureka library will be open.
  • July 22: Book Discussion Join us at the Libby Library at 11:00 a.m. for "A Hot Drink and A Good Book," our monthly book discussion. This month features The Immortal Irishman by Timothy Egan. In this exciting and illuminating work, National Book Award winner Timothy Egan delivers a story, both rollicking and haunting, of one of the most famous Irish Americans of all time. Copies are available at the library.
  • July 24-27: Swimming Lessons Swimming lessons at Libby Christian Church. Lessons for kids ages one to twelve. Cost is $15 for four days of 30-minute lessons. Get more information or register online at libbychristianchurch.com.
  • July 25: Kids' Day at Libby Dam A full day of activities for kids at the Libby Dam Visitor Center. Geared toward, but not limited to, ages 5 to 12. Activities begin at 11 a.m.; parents are encouraged to arrive a few minutes early to get children registered. All participants will need a parent or guardian in attendance. Stations include face painting, animal tracking, bird watching (some hiking), water safety activities, assembling park ranger craft hats and a tour of Libby Dam. Guardians and participants do not have to take the dam tour beginning at 3:00 p.m., but are welcome to do so. The weather forecast predicts temperatures in the 90's. The floating dock is open and life jackets are available if guardians and kids are interested in swimming on their own later in the day. Items to bring: lunch/snacks, sunscreen, water bottle, walking shoes, binoculars if possible and money for bookstore. For questions or to sign up, please call the Visitor Center at 406-293-5577.
  • July 25: Summer Reading in Libby Summer reading program for ages 3 to 12 at J. Neils Park at 10:00 a.m. Construct like an architect! Iggy has one passion: building. His parents are proud of his fabulous creations, though they’re sometimes surprised by his materials. Just like Iggy, we’ll use our imaginations to build our own unique creations, using everyday materials from around the house.
  • July 25: Summer Reading in Troy At the Troy Library at noon. For more information please call Stacy at 406-295-4040.
  • July 26: Lemonade on the Lawn At the Libby Library at noon. "Home, Home on the Ranch" by singer/historian Bill Rossiter. Free lemonade and a cookie for everyone, and lunch will be available for purchase.
  • July 28: Amnesty Day at the Libraries Any materials less than 90 days overdue which are returned in good condition to any of the three county libraries will have all penalties waived. Overdue interlibrary loan materials are not included.
August, 2017
  • Golf tournaments
  • Farmer's Market
  • Riverfront Blues Festival, Riverfront Blues Festival
  • Igniter's Car Club Open Car Show, Ignite the Nites
  • Eureka Quilt Show www.eurekaquiltshow.com/
  • August 4-5: Kootenai River Stampede PRCA rodeo. More info: Kootenai River Stampede on Facebook.
  • August 5: Eureka Outdoor Quilt Show Over 500 quilts registered. More info: www.eurekaquiltshow.com.
  • August 11-12: Riverfront Blues Festival More info: www.riverfrontbluesfestival.com
  • August 12: Le Tour de Koocanusa To benefit David Thompson Search and Rescue. More info: www.letourdekoocanusa.com.
  • August 17-19: Ignite the Nites Car show, burnout contest, poker run, Friday night cruise. More info: Ignite the Nites.
  • August 21: Shakespeare in the Parks in Libby "Macbeth" at 6:00 p.m. at the Libby Elementary Amphitheater or the Libby Elementary School gym if raining.
  • August 22: Shakespeare in the Parks in Eureka "Macbeth" at the Historical Village at 6:00 p.m. or Lincoln County High School if raining. Box dinners will be available starting at 5:00 p.m.
  • August 24-27: Lincoln County Fair Stop by the Sunburst booth at the Lincoln County Fair. Always fun crafts for children and we have information about our services and upcoming events. Lincoln County Fair info on Facebook: lcfairmontana.
  • August 26: Kootenai Valley Triathlon 2017 Kootenai Valley Triathlon...run, paddle, pedal - organized by Libby Christian Church. 5K run or 3K walk, 7 mile paddle, 7.5 mile pedal. Start time 9:00 a.m. Early bird registration ends after August 7. More information and register at www.libbychristianchurch/events or on Facebook at www.facebook.com.
September, 2017
October, 2017
  • Paint It Pink
  • Lincoln County Combined Campaign
November, 2017
  • Veterans Day Programs
  • LMS Hall Walking Open
  • Holiday Craft Shows
  • Kootenai Kiwanis Koats for Kids, Tuesdays and Fridays 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Asa Wood
  • Holiday Food Drive begins
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
December, 2017
  • Winter Snowmobiling and Cross-Country Skiing
  • Holiday Programs and Events (Festival of Trees and More)
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road

January

Polar Bear plunges

Skiing & Snowmobiling
Ice Fishing
Thompson Lakes Ice Fishing Derby
Polar Bear plunges

February

Snowmobiling

Sno-Kat Fun Run
Ice Fishing Contest on McGregor Lake
Turner Mountain Ski Area FREE Fun Day
Polar Bear plunges

March

Turner Crazy Days

Irish Fair and Music Festival, St. Patrick's Day Festival
Polar Bear plunges

April

Eureka Rendezvous Days and Black Powder Shoot

Turner Ski Area Closes
Nordicfest Dance
Eureka Rendezvous Days

Polar Bear plunges

May

STOKR Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River

STOKR Bike Tour
Koocanusa Trout & Salmon Fishing Derby
Bluegrass Festival

June

Libby Logger Days in June

Amish Auction
Heritage Museum opens
Libby Logger Days

July

Two Rivers Rendezvous

4: Troy 4th of July
Tobacco Valley Rodeo
Two Rivers Rendezvous
Kootenai River Rodeo

August

Ignite the Nites Classic Car Show. Photo by Karen Kemmerer.

Eureka Quilt Show
Riverfront Blues Festival

Igniters Car Show

Lincoln County Fair (Eureka)

September

Motocross races

Libby Nordicfest
Motocross Races
Late Season Hiking
Hunting

October

Heritage Museum annual Chili-Cookoff

Hunting
Late Season Hiking
Polar Bear plunges

November

Winter sports

X-Country Skiing
Snowmobiling
Polar Bear plunges

December

Winter in Libby

Holiday Festivities
Polar Bear plunges
Skiing & Snowmobiling
Turner Ski Area open

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