A look at Columbia Falls area coronavirus closures, delays

| March 18, 2020 6:38 AM

Here’s a look at what’s currently closed or canceled in the area due to the coronavirus as of presstime:

• The Columbia Falls ImagineIf Library until March 28.

• All public schools until March 28.

• The Montana Native Plant Society talk scheduled for this week in Columbia Falls has been canceled.

• The Columbia Falls Community Choir Concert has been canceled.

• Spring high school sports are postponed until at least April 13.

• The Special Olympics winter games set to be held next week at Whitefish Mountain Resort have been canceled due to concerns around the coronavirus.

• The Whitefish Mountain Resort has also closed early for the season.

• Flathead Electric Cooperative’s Board of Trustees has canceled the 2020 annual meeting that had been scheduled for March 21. The Cooperative’s mail-in election will still take place. FEC members will receive ballots the week of March 23. Completed ballots should be mailed in the pre-addressed enclosed envelop to Survey & Ballot Systems, the Co-op’s independent election processing company. Ballots should not be returned to Flathead Electric Co-op office. Ballots received at the SBS office on or before April 9 by 5 p.m. will be counted.

• The Canyon community dinner this month has been canceled.

• A&W Restaurant will serve by drive-through only.

• Montana Coffee Traders will serve take-out only.

• Glacier Grille Pizza will serve take-out only and has reigned in hours to 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

• Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Columbia Falls Chapel has canceled Sunday services.

• United Methodist Church of Columbia Falls has canceled Sunday services.

• Fellowship Alliance Church has canceled in-person services, but will offer livestreamed services via their Facebook page.

• All Saints’ Episcopal is still holding services but hopes to provide webcasted services as well.

• Canvas Church has canceled its in-person services but will be offering webcasted services on their website at canvas.church.

• Flathead Audubon has canceled all its March and April field trips.