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Tuesday, Dec. 18th, 2018

11:15am-12:15pm Tue. Dec. 18

Beyond the Book: Toddler Learning Time

This is a space for learning through play. We’ll explore the alphabet, numbers, colors, & more, all while learning social skills. Open to children 18 months-3 years with caregiver.

Belgrade Community Library 106 N Broadway, Belgrade

Cost: FREE

Age: 18 months-3 years

noon-1pm Tue. Dec. 18

Mountains and Minds Toastmasters

Mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills.

MSU SUB (Strand Union Building) 280 Strand Union, Bozeman

12:05-12:55pm Tue. Dec. 18

Four Cornerz Toastmasters Club

Each meeting gives everyone an opportunity to practice conducting meetings, giving impromptu speeches, presenting prepared speeches, and offering constructive evaluation.

Zoot Enterprises 555 Zoot Enterprise Ln, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Dec. 18

GNL Trivia

FREE to play and prizes to be won. 2 one hour games so there are more opportunities to win.

White Dog Brewing 121 W Main St, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30pm Tue. Dec. 18

Encaustic Painting Demonstration by Adair Peck

Join artist Adair Peck for an encaustic painting demonstration Tuesday, December 18, at 6:30 PM in the Community Room.  Encaustic painting involves using heated beeswax to which colored pigments are added. The wax is then applied to a…

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

7pm Tue. Dec. 18

Taproom Music

Local musicians playing in the Taproom > see our site for who's playing.

Bozeman Taproom 101 N Rouse Ave, Bozeman

7:30pm Tue. Dec. 18

ELF

Will Ferrell stars as Buddy, a human raised in the North Pole by elves, who travels to New York City in search of his biological father.

The Ellen Theatre 17 W. Main St., Bozeman

Cost: $6

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Dec. 19th, 2018

10-11am Wed. Dec. 19

Sensational Babies

Read, talk, sing and play with your baby through sensory awareness activities and explorations designed specifically for newborns, one- and two-year-olds.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Free for members, $5

Age: Birth - 36 months

10:15am Wed. Dec. 19

Little Ones Storytime

Short storytime featuring stories and activities perfect for ages 2-4.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Age: 2-4

11:15am Wed. Dec. 19

Little Ones Storytime

Short storytime featuring stories and activities perfect for ages 2-4.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Age: 2-4

11:30am-1pm Wed. Dec. 19

Bozeman Business & Professional Women’s Luncheon

Bridget Wilkinson, Executive Director of the Bozeman Area Community Foundation, redefines what it means to give back and strongly connect to a cause you care about.

Riverside Country Club 2500 Springhill Road, Bozeman

Cost: $20 for members, $30 for non-members

1-3pm Wed. Dec. 19

Pop-Up Crafternoon

Looking to give a homemade gift and show off your creative side? Come make a journal from an old book in our pop-up Crafternoon session. Stop by the Lab between 1:00 - 3:00 PM on Wednesday, December 19th!

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

3:45-5pm Wed. Dec. 19

Minecraft Meetup

Play Minecraft with other kids - bring your own device, or use one of ours!

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

4-5pm Wed. Dec. 19

Read to a Dog

Intermountain Therapy Dogs are available to be read to by kids every Wednesday afternoon.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

5:30pm Wed. Dec. 19

MTB Community Forum

Join us for an open community forum to discuss the future of southwest Montana's mountain-bike community.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

5:30-7pm Wed. Dec. 19

Celebrate the Holidays at Fork and Spoon

Celebrate the holidays at Fork and Spoon with events throughout the month of December!

Fork & Spoon Homestyle Kitchen 302 N. 7th, Bozeman

Cost: Pay What You Can/Donations

5:30-8pm Wed. Dec. 19

Music & Mussels

Live music music + mussels until they run out.

Bridger Brewing Co 1609 S 11th Ave, Bozeman

6-9pm Wed. Dec. 19

The Pickin' Pear

Colorado's road-hardy folk n' roll duo, The Pickin' Pear, is swinging through Bozeman and stopping in at Seven for a night of live music and delicious food and drink!

Seven 113 East Oak Street, Suite 1A, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Wed. Dec. 19

Wednesday Night Winter Series

On select Wednesday nights this winter, we are offering a series on how to thrive in a Montana winter! As we approach the shortest day of the year, we will learn some information about Seasonal Affective Disorder and learn about ways to…

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

7pm Wed. Dec. 19

Taproom Music

Local musicians playing in the Taproom > see our site for who's playing.

Bozeman Taproom 101 N Rouse Ave, Bozeman

7pm Wed. Dec. 19

Trivia Night

Bring a team down for trivia, food, prizes, and more! Teams of 1-6 people!

Pine Creek Lodge 2496 E. River Road, Livingston

Cost: $2/person

Thursday, Dec. 20th, 2018

10-11am Thu. Dec. 20

Books & Babies

Rhymes, singing, and relaxed play time for infants 0-2 with a parent or caregiver, every Tuesday & Thursday at 10:00 AM and again at 1:00 PM.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-2

11am-noon Thu. Dec. 20

Baby Bistro

The Gallatin Breastfeeding Coalition offers Baby Bistro, a free breastfeeding support group.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

noon-1pm Thu. Dec. 20

The Cozy Cafe

Are you a parent or caregiver of a child less than one year old? If so, please join us for a FREE informal support group for parents and caregivers of newborns and infants.

The Cozy Nest 2020 Gilkerson Drive, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: Newborn to 1 year old

noon-1:10pm Thu. Dec. 20

Toast Masters

The mission of a Toastmaster Club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and lead.

Owenhouse ACE Hardware (Downstairs) 8695 Huffine Lane, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Thu. Dec. 20

Books & Babies

Rhymes, singing, and relaxed play time for infants 0-2 with a parent or caregiver, every Tuesday & Thursday at 10:00 AM and again at 1:00 PM.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-2

3-4pm Thu. Dec. 20

Secret Gift Shop

Help your child enjoy the gift of making and giving this year. Our annual Secret Gift Shop for children ages 3-8 will be held on Thursday, December 20 at both 3:00 and 4:00 PM. Parents drop their child off for 20-30 minutes in the "Secret…

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 3-8

7-8pm Thu. Dec. 20

Writer's Night - Marc Beaudin

Marc is a poet, theatre artist and bookseller. His latest book "Vagabond Song: Neo-Haibun from the Peregrine Journals" rollicking road trip into the beating heart of the Eternal Now.

Pine Creek Lodge 2496 E. River Road, Livingston

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Thu. Dec. 20

Larry Hirshberg

Playing all original songs with the aid of a looper, acoustic guitar, and some effects at times, Hirshberg always puts on a good show. Come by to check it out!

Bozeman Hot Springs & Fitness 81123 Gallatin Road, Four Corners

Cost: With Admission

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Dec. 20

The Bridger Creek Boys

Live bluegrass music by The Bridger Creek Boys every Thursday night.

Red Tractor Pizza 1007 W Main St, Bozeman

7:30pm Thu. Dec. 20

White Christmas

Holiday classic with entertaining shenanigans and musical numbers! It will have you "dreaming of a white Christmas"!

The Ellen Theatre 17 W. Main St., Bozeman

Cost: $18-$34

Age: All Ages

10pm-2am Thu. Dec. 20

Country Night

Every Thursday night come in and get your country on with live music.

Pourhouse Bar & Grill 15 N Rouse Ave, Bozeman

Age: 21+

Friday, Dec. 21st, 2018

4:30pm Fri. Dec. 21

Pokemon Club

Love Pokemon? Meet other Pokemon fans!

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

5-6pm Fri. Dec. 21

Homeless Persons' Memorial Day Service

Candlelight vigil and service to commemorate members of our community who have died while homeless. Hot chocolate and coffee will be served.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5pm Fri. Dec. 21

Skate with Santa

Bring your own skates or rent pair for $5 at the rink.

Haynes Pavilion | Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 North Black, Bozeman

Cost: 3 and under are free, 4 and up $5 at the door

6-8:50pm Fri. Dec. 21

Ugly Sweater Open Skate

Bundle up in your most "festive" sweaters while skating to Christmas tunes. This is a family-friendly event, open to everyone of all ages.

Haynes Pavilion and the Ice Barn located at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N BLACK AVE, BOZEMAN

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Dec. 21

Winter Solstice Celebration

An evening of Tranquility, Generosity and Illumination. Come share candlelight, poetry, words of wisdom, deep silence and dessert! Fundraiser for Warming Center.

Bozeman Dharma Center 1019 E Main #202, Bozeman

Cost: Free, fundraiser for Warming Center, donations welcome

7pm Fri. Dec. 21

O Come All Ye Faithful Bells of the Bridgers Concert

Favorite holiday selections include “Joy to the World”, “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”, “The Holly and the Ivy”, “Jingle Bells”, “Dance of the Sugarplum Fairies” from the classic Tchaikovsky ballet “The Nutcracker”, “What Child is This”, and more.

Resurrection University Catholic Parish 11th & Kagy, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. Dec. 21

Travis Yost

Dreamy Americana of thoughtful sad stories with happy endings, on top of guitar and looper acrobatics.

Uncorked Wine and Cheese Bar 212 West Park St, Livingston

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Fri. Dec. 21

Jazz Night

Join Red Tractor Pizza for a rotating lineup of Bozeman's finest jazz musicians every Friday.

Red Tractor Pizza 1007 W Main St, Bozeman

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 21

White Christmas

Holiday classic with entertaining shenanigans and musical numbers! It will have you "dreaming of a white Christmas"!

The Ellen Theatre 17 W. Main St., Bozeman

Cost: $18-$34

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Dec. 21

Arkheron Thodol

The Midwinter Solstice unveils the primeval light reborn. Local Metal.

The Haufbrau 22 S 8th Ave, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

9pm-12:30am Fri. Dec. 21

Cabin Fever

Live entertainment

Sacajawea Bar 5 N Main St, Three Forks

Cost: FREE

9pm-1am Fri. Dec. 21

Live Music

Stop in to see who's playing..

American Legion Bar 225 E. Main St., Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Saturday, Dec. 22nd, 2018

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 22

Winter Farmers’ Market

The Montana winter is here, but fresh vegetables and other local goods are still available!

The Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture 111 South Grand Ave, Bozeman

10am-3pm Sat. Dec. 22

Christmas Craft Fair

Come get your last min gifts for the holidays, homemade gift items, bake goods, Bring your can goods and use coats for a door prize. Also raffles, Pet items and more.

Legion Villa 3rd Floor 1215 Durston Rd, Bozeman

10am Sat. Dec. 22

Kids Chess Club

Sharpen your skills or learn a new one!

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Age: Grades K-12

10am Sat. Dec. 22

Books & Babies on Saturday

Enjoy rhymes, songs, and play in a relaxed setting.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Age: 0-2