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Happenings: Community Events Feb. 28

| February 28, 2024 2:00 AM

Columbia Falls High School presents “Bye Bye Birdie” at the Little Theater Thursday, Feb. 29 and Friday, March 1 at 7 p.m., with additional performances  Saturday, March 2 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are available online at

Columbia Falls Community Kitchen will be serving free, delicious meals in the basement of St. Richard’s Catholic Church at 6 p.m. on February 28 and 29 in the basement of St. Richard’s Catholic Church.  CFCK is nondenominational and everyone is welcome

Columbia Falls American Legion Post 72 is having their Annual Legion Oratorical competition March 16 a 1 p.m. in the Masonic Temple across from Smith Foods in Columbia Falls. Students attending Columbia Falls High School, private home schoolers and Christian schools are invited to attend for a chance to earn scholarships. 

Columbia Falls Post 72 scholarship is $250; first place $175, second $100, third $75. First place finisher travels to Helena for the American Legion Department of Montana competition March 30, top prize scholarship of $1,500. 

First place goes to the national competition, all expenses paid, in Hillsdale, Michigan May 17-19 for a top prize of $25,000. 

For more info, contact Commander Rhine at 406-871-7376, or at or 

CFHS Class of 1964 is planning their reunion to coincide with Heritage Days July 26 and 27, 2024. Several classmates cannot be located.  If anyone has contact information for any of the following classmates, please call Ruth Rogers Clawson: 406 212-9484 or Carol Rude Fleharty:  406 544-4125

- Carolyn Rabidue Brubaker

- Margaret Stevens Fredericks

- Lane Kaiser

- Tom McGinley

- Jim Patton

- Gloria Berrian


- Dave Walter

- Carlotta Hogan

- Philip Ott

- Roy Slack 

- Gerry Dean Watson


- Madeline Walisch Hall

- Carol Stinger Walters