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| June 14, 2020 1:00 AM

• Flag Day convoy and celebration of President Trump’s birthday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Gateway West Mall parking lot (west side). Judging starts 11 a.m. Music, food, vendors, stagecoach rides and more.

• Flag Day ceremony 11 a.m., Depot Park, Kalispell. Patriotic music, Civil Air Patrol presents flags, flag raising, burning of retired flags; bring old flags to be properly retire. Gathering at Elks Lodge following ceremony.

• Flathead County Republican Women meet at noon Red Lion Hotel Kalispell. Doors open 11:30 a.m. Call Heidi Roedel, 270-5606.

• Red Cross blood drive, 1-6 p.m. at the center, 126 N. Meridian Road, Kalispell.

• Northwest Montana Posse of Westerners presents “John Healy: Whiskey Trader,” by Ken Robison of Great Falls, Red Lion Hotel Kalispell; 5:15 p.m. Grab ‘n’ Greet and book signings; 6 p.m. dinner; 7 p.m. history presentation. Dinner is $19 and includes presentation; non-dinner walk-in seating available free to Posse members and youth under 16, $5 each for non-members; 406-752-9642 (leave message) or email kbrittonrn@gmail.com.

• Fair-Mont-Egan School District board meets 6:15 p.m.

• Red Cross blood drive, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lakeside QRU.

• Evergreen School District board special meeting at noon.

• Kalispell Public Schools Curriculum Committee meets 2:30 p.m. at Assistant Superintendent’s Office.

• Lakeside County Water and Sewer district board meets 2 p.m., district meeting room, 253 Bierney Creek Road.

• Helena Flats School board meets at 6:30 p.m.

• Flathead County Water and Sewer District-Evergreen board meets 7 a.m., District Office, 130 Nicholson Drive.

• Red Cross blood drive, 11a.m. to 4:15 p.m. St. Joseph Medical Center, Polson; noon to 5 p.m. Troy Baptist Church.

• Kalispell Public Schools Special Services Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. at the Special Services Office.

• Kalispell Public Schools Policy Committee meets 10 a.m. at the Superintendent’s office.

• Red Cross blood drive, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Libby VFW.

• Bigfork Water and Sewer District will hold an open house from 4:30 to 6 p.m., at 108 Harbor Heights Boulevard in Bigfork; the public is invited to meet the staff, check out the state-of-the-art plant and see new projects for the coming year.

• Red Cross blood drives: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the center, 126 N. Meridian Road, Kalispell; noon to 4:15 p.m. Kalispell Center Mall.

• Kalispell Public Schools Finance Committee meets at 7:30 a.m. in the District Office basement.

• Lakeside QRU board meets 7 p.m., QRU Community Room, 201 Bills Road, Lakeside. Call Lois Lauman, 253-2841.

• Glacier Street Rod Association and the Desoto Grill host the fifth annual Big Shindig at Desoto Grill in Kalispell June 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., regardless of weather. Money raised will benefit Mikayla’s Miracles and Blessings, a local nonprofit that provides assistance and life-enhancing equipment to parents or spouses of individuals with special needs.

• Flathead Land Trust Bike & Bird Tour of Smith Lake June 20; route is about 8.5 miles and mostly flat with some smaller hills; two tours, the first starts at 9 a.m., the second at 1 p.m. For more information or to RSVP, contact Laura at lkatzman@flatheadlandtrust.org, or call 406-752-8293.

• Red Cross blood drive, noon to 6 p.m. June 22 at the center, 126 N. Meridian Road, Kalispell.

• Flathead Conservation District monthly Board Meeting Monday, June 22, has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. and will be held virtually. Call 752-4220 for information on how to attend.

• Red Cross blood drive, noon to 5 p.m. June 23, Eureka Church of God.

• Kalispell Public Schools Board Retreat/Work Session is 3 p.m. June 23 at a location to be determined.

• Red Cross blood drive, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 24, Glacier National Park Community Room.

• Kalispell Public Schools IT Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. June 25 at the IT Office.

• Red Cross blood drive, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 25, Marion Fire District.

• Creston School board special meeting 10 a.m. June 25.

• Marion Fire District board meets 5 p.m. June 25, Marion Community Center, 180 Gopher Lane, Marion.

• Red Cross blood drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 26, Flathead City-County Health Department, Kalispell.

• Red Cross blood drive, 1-6 p.m. June 29 at the center, 126 N. Meridian Road, Kalispell.

• Red Cross blood drive, noon to 5:30 p.m. June 30, Olney-Bissell School.

• Fourth of July fireworks show at dusk July 4 Lakeside.

“It is the flag just as much of the man who was naturalized yesterday as of the men whose people have been here many generations.”

— Henry Cabot Lodge, U.S. senator and historian (1850-1924).

• Annual Lakeside Community Fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 11, Lakeside Elementary School, 255 Adams St., Lakeside. Attic treasures sale and more.

• Lakeside QRU board meets 7 p.m. Aug. 21, QRU Community Room, 201 Bills Road, Lakeside. Call Lois Lauman, 253-2841.

• Lakeside QRU board meets 7 p.m. Sept. 18, QRU Community Room, 201 Bills Road, Lakeside. Call Lois Lauman, 253-2841.

• Lakeside QRU board meets 7 p.m. Oct. 16, QRU Community Room, 201 Bills Road, Lakeside. Call Lois Lauman, 253-2841.

• Lakeside QRU board meets 7 p.m. Nov. 20, QRU Community Room, 201 Bills Road, Lakeside. Call Lois Lauman, 253-2841.