Around the Judith Basin

Thursday, April 29, 2021

GRANTS: The Hobson Endowment Board is currently accepting applications for 2021 Projects. Applications are available at the City Hall brochure box, Hobson School, and Hobson Library. Mail completed applications to the Hobson Endowment Board, P.O. Box 433, Hobson, by Saturday, May 1.

ARBOR DAY: An Arbor Day Celebration will be held at Stanford City Hall from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 1.

BARBER DAY: Andy the Barber’s 60th year as Stanford’s Barber is May 4.

SPRING SPORTS: The Choteau Twilight track and field meet is on Thursday, April 29 (today) starting at 3 p.m. The Fort Benton Junior High Meet will be held the same day, April 29. A Stanford Junior High Meet will be held in Stanford on Friday, April 30. The Fairfield/ Belt Invitational meet, being held at Memorial Stadium in Great Falls, is on Saturday, May 1. The North Central ‘B/C’ Top 8 meet will be held at Choteau High School on Tuesday, May 4. The Highwood Junior High Meet will be held in Highwood the same day, May 1, starting at 2 p.m.

KIDS BASKETBALL: DGS Little Bearcats Basketball – Thursday Night Lights – Basketball games for students grades K1 – 4th will be held at the Stanford gym starting at 5:30 on Thursday, April 29, and again also at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 6. For sign-up questions, contact Matt Neumann or Meredith Phillipe at the Stanford School.

LITTLE KIDS TRACK: The Elementary Track and Field Day will be in Stanford starting at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 4.

SCHOOL ELECTION UPDATE: Due to a change in Montana law, late registration for elections held on May 4 (Geyser School District #58, Stanford School District #12 and Hobson School District #25) is available during business hours at the County election office until 12 p.m. on May 3.

SCHOOL BOARDS: The Hobson School Board will meet Mon., May 10 (2nd Monday). The Stanford School Board will meet at 7 p.m. on Tues., May 18 (3rd Tuesday). The Geyser School Board will meet May 19 (3rd Wed. [UPDATED. Geyser’s Board Meetings had been on the Wed. after 2nd Sat. and are now on the 3rd Wed.]).

WOMAN’S CLUB: The Stanford Woman’s Club will meet at Dauna’s Deli at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 7. Everyone is welcome.

AWARDS: The Hobson Scolarship and Academic Awards Night is Wednesday, May 5. The Denton-Geyser-Stanford DGS Awards Banquet will be held in Geyser on May 10.

MUSIC PROGRAMS: Geyser’s Spring Music Concert will be May 12.

TOWN COUNCILS: The Town of Stanford’s May 2021 Council meeting has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. on May 17 at the Town of Stanford City Hall Meeting room. The Town of Hobson’s May 2021 Council meeting will be held at the Hobson Museum starting at 7 p.m. on Wed., May 19.

Policy: “Around the Basin” is a great place to announce upcoming public events and meetings. Business or personal announcements should be made through a classified or display advertisement. Church announcements go in the weekly Church Directory. Call 566-2471 for more information.

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