Thu. Apr. 8

Second Annual Coloring Contest

CCC's Second Annual Coloring Contest is here! If your child loves to draw, get the printable sheet online or at local distribution partners and submit by March 31st! We will be hosting free artist tutorials every Thursday at 11 am leading up to the Awards Celebration on April 15th. Participants will have the opportunity to win some cool prizes! Event information:

Child Care Connections (VIRTUAL) 1143 Stoneridge Dr, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-12


8am-6pm Thu. Apr. 8

Les Schwab Tire Center Grand Opening

Join us for our Grand Opening where you can save up to $200 when you bundle select tires, wheels and brakes. Come by for a free pre-trip safety check and a visual inspection of some of the most important parts of your vehicle. Book your appointment at or stop by and save during our Grand Opening Sale.

Les Schwab Tire Center 1100 Reeves Road W., Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages


9am-3pm Thu. Apr. 8

Sun, Earth, Universe Day Camp

What is space all about? Let's explore the solar system and beyond?

Montana Science Center 2744 W Main St, Bozeman

Cost: $80

Age: Grades 1+


9am-4pm Thu. Apr. 8

Savage Ancient Seas Exhibit

Move over dinosaurs! Massive marine monsters have emerged in Museum of the Rockies'changing exhibit, Savage Ancient Seas.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: This special exhibit is included with admission.


9:30am-1pm Thu. Apr. 8

Food Explorers PIR Camp

Take a journey with us to explore foods from around the world! From near and far, learn about how Native Americans preserved foods for Montana winters, what pioneers ate on their travels across the country, as well as where some of our most beloved foods originated from. Make some spectacular treats with some of our favorite recipes from around the globe!

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: $100

Age: Grades 1-5


10-11am Thu. Apr. 8

Tours for Tots: Savage Ancient Seas & Montana’s Ancient Seas

Look at Montana’s ancient sea in the Siebel Dinosaur Complex and the creatures from the changing exhibit, Savage Ancient Seas. Compare and contrast the two ancient seas, make a craft project, and have a storytime, too.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Reservation required

Age: 3-6 years


11am-12:30pm Thu. Apr. 8

Leadership and Climate Justice with Mary Robinson

"Leadership and Climate Justice" is a live virtual event with Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and leading climate justice activist. The event will focus on leadership, education and advocacy for those who are disproportionately threatened by climate change. Following will be a live Q&A.

Live Virtual

Cost: Pay-what-you-can

Age: All Ages


noon-4pm Thu. Apr. 8

HealthCare Connections - Belgrade Senior Center

HealthCare Connections is Bozeman Health’s mobile screening program - offering free health screenings, immunizations, and services to adults across southwest Montana.

Belgrade Senior Center 92 E. Cameron Ave., Belgrade

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+


1pm-1am Thu. Apr. 8

Live Poker

1-2 No Limit Hold'em. Buyin: $20 min, no max. FREE $20 with buyin before 4pm, players receive $10 towards food between 5-9. *Drink Specials while playing. Join us for a unique wild west Montana experience!

Cat's Paw 721 N 7th Ave, Bozeman

Cost: $$

Age: 21+


4-6pm Thu. Apr. 8

Spring Teen Theater Production of Clue by Sandy Rustin

Verge Teen Theater is such an institution in Bozeman that it was the first program we decided to keep when we transitioned to virtual instruction during Covid.


Cost: $200 or what you can afford (even nothing)


4pm Thu. Apr. 8

Virtual Minecraft Open Lab

Join us on our private Minecraft server in the STEAMLab, or virtually in the comfort of your own home!

Montana Science Center 2744 W Main St, Bozeman

Cost: Included with Membership

Age: all ages


6-7:30pm Thu. Apr. 8

Fundamentals of Technical Theater

An Introduction to Design and Practical Application of Lighting, Sound, Costume, Set, and Stage Management.


Cost: $25 per class/ $125 for all or pay what you can afford (even nothing)


6pm Thu. Apr. 8

Former president of Ireland Mary Robinson

Robinson’s talk, “Leadership and Climate Justice,” is expected to focus on leadership, education and advocacy for the poor and disempowered in the world who are disproportionately threatened by climate change.



6pm Thu. Apr. 8

Montana State University Spring Rodeo

Performance rounds will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday. Friday and Saturday slack rounds will begin at 10 a.m., and performance rounds will begin at 6 p.m. On Sunday, the short-go performance will begin at 10 a.m.

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Cost: $10

Visual Art

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Apr. 8

Montana Wildlife in Watercolor

Artists of all experience levels will learn the basics of watercolor as we create three final paintings. April 8th: Moose, April 15th: Fox, April 29th: Bobcat

Virtual Class through Gallatin Gateway School Adult Education 100 Mill Street, Gallatin Gateway

Cost: $22 for one class, $55 for 3 class series

Age: 16+


7-8pm Thu. Apr. 8

Our Brothers and Sisters: A Celebration of Black & Female Musicians

Join Carrie Krause, Bozeman Symphony concertmaster, along with MSU piano professor Julie Gosswiller in pieces celebrating black and women musicians. Repertoire includes the wild and intense Beethoven's Kreutzer Sonata, originally written for the virtuoso black violinist George Bridgetower, African-American academic William Grant Still's comforting "Mother and Child" based on a sculpture by Sargent

Age: All Ages


7pm Thu. Apr. 8

Bingo Night

Bingo is back! Every Thursday thru April 29th from 7-8pm.

Pine Creek Lodge 2496 E. River Road, Livingston

Cost: $5


9-11pm Thu. Apr. 8

Joe Knapp

Live local music.

Bozeman Taproom 101 N Rouse Ave, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+