Upcoming Events

Nov 28Hal Stearns will be presenting "Along the Lewis and Clark Trail in Broadwater County" at the Library Community Room on November 28. Admission is Free!
Dec 02The Townsend Area Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll will be on December 2
Mar 17The BHCAuxilliary will be hosting the Annual Leprechaun Festival at the Townsend Schools Multi-purpose room

Broadwater County History Presentation - Nov 7th

Submitted by vsample on Mon, 10/30/2017 - 14:21

Native Broadwater County resident, Vic Sample will present a talk on Broadwater County history, Tuesday November 7, in the Community Room on the Townsend schools campus.  Vic recently presented the talk to the 7th graders at Townsend Schools at the Canton Church.  People who heard his talk have asked him to present it to the general public.  Please join us at 7 pm.  Snacks and refreshments will be served. 

Townsend Trivia at the Legion on Nov 2

Submitted by vsample on Mon, 10/30/2017 - 14:15

Thursday November 2, the Helena Sunrise Rotary Club and the Rotary Club of Townsend are sponsoring Trivia Night to raise money for an Interact Scholarship for a Townsend Interact Club student.  The Rotary Club of Townsend is currently helping form a brand new Interact Club for Townsend Youth.


Fall Fest 2017 Starts Friday September 29th

Submitted by vsample on Mon, 09/25/2017 - 05:52

Local business are decorated, jumbotrons are running, and “Tow Mater” and the other bale creations are up.  It’s time for the Townsend Rotary Club Fall Fest!  Friday, in Heritage Fun Park, local Rotarians, spouses, friends, volunteers, and vendors will be setting up a stage, canopies, and tents to entertain the public and sell their wares.  The Rotary Club has been a major provider of entertainment in Broadwater County since 1939.

Zombies Invade Montana

Submitted by vsample on Mon, 09/04/2017 - 08:41

News reports from all over the country were raving about the infection quickly consuming the nation.  People were suffering from flu-like symptoms and quickly dyeing within a week.  It was suspected that it all began from a cruise ship passenger returning home from a cruise through South America.  He had gotten adventurous chasing down a wild monk

Fall Fest Ag Bale Decorating Contest

Submitted by vsample on Wed, 08/30/2017 - 09:26

The Rotary Club of Townsend is sponsoring a bale decorating contest again this year to help publicize the Townsend Fall Fest September 29-October 1.  The only requirements are that any signs with the creation must include the word “bale”, “hay” or “straw” and that the creation must be in Broadwater County.  Rotary also wants to post a banner announcing Fall Fest alongside your creation.  Three winners will be selected with prizes of $500 for first place, $300 for second place, and $200 for third place.  Please try to have the creations completed by September 2

Montanacan Music Festival - Townsend August 19th

Submitted by vsample on Wed, 08/02/2017 - 09:34

On August 19th Townsend will host the Montanacana Music Festival.  For years, local resident Mike Harvey has been responsible for the music lineup at the hugely successfull Townsend Fall Fest Event. In addition to Fall Fest Mike was responsible for expanding the August Slice of Summer last year to a major music event and scheduled the bands for last year and again this year (August 2017 Slice of Summer will be on Aug 17 featuring The Sleeping Giants and Sho-Down.