THREE FORKS AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY 2016 CALENDAR OF EVENTS|
Recent Past - TFA Historical Society is well into the sixth year of work on the Railroad and Trident Heritage Center.
May 2016 - Tom Hart helped Depot Defender Project Manager Larry Wilcox and others lay railroad track in Milwaukee Park. The extended
track is expected to be the new display space for an old steam engine from the Trident Cement Plant. (Still working on funding to move
the engine here from Virginia City.)
June 1, 2016 (Wednesday) - Opening day for the Headwaters Heritage Museum.
June 2, 2016 (Thursday) - Meeting of the Society 7 PM, Methodist Church Annex.
July 7, 2016 (Thursday) - Meeting of the Society 7 PM, Methodist Church Annex.
July 16, 2016 (Saturday) - Three Forks Rodeo Parade and other events.
Aug. 4, 2016 (Thursday) - Meeting of the Society 7 PM, Methodist Church Annex.
Sep. 1, 2016 (Thursday) - Meeting of the Society 7 PM, Methodist Church Annex.
Sep. 8, 2016 (Thursday) - Annual Ice Cream Social Depot Defender fundraiser. Free home-made ice-cream and hot-dogs and delicious baked-good for sale at the depot.
Sep. 30, 2016 (Friday) - Last day of the museum season.
Oct. 6, 2016 (Thursday) - Meeting of the Society 7 PM, Methodist Church Annex.
Dec. 2 or 9? (Friday) - Annual Christmas Stroll, Museum open
IN OTHER NEWS...
The Depot Defenders
The Depot Defender project is finally seeing some action on the long-awaited CTEP grant.
Contracts have been let for additonal landscaping, exterior texture coating to the depot building and other areas.
To help us meet our matching obligation, donations are needed and welcome. Project Manager Larry Wilcox can always use
a helping hand. If you are interested please catch Larry Wilcox at the depot or call Robin at 285-3644.
At the Museum
Retired TF school teacher Cheryl Lehr has taken over as the Headwaters Heritage Musuem curator.
Linda Wilcox has been the Gift Shop Manager for the past couple of years. Sales from the gift shop support the museum operations,
along with memberships, memorials and donations at the door.
Sally Griffith has taken over as chairperson of the Membership Committee.
With Sally's move to the Membership, the Volunteer Coordinator (VC) position is open. The VC manages the musuem docent and "sitter"
workforce, coordinating schedules and making sure someone is always ready to greet visitors at the door. Email us if you are interested
in becoming a docent or the new VC.
Admission is free, but donations are welcome.
Ph (during hours) 406-285-4778
Ph (off season) 406-285-3644
Headwaters Heritage Museum
PO Box 116
Three Forks, MT 59752