Upcoming Uptown Events  

December

December 6 -- First Fridays continue at the Butte Silver Bow Public Library with a screening of National Parks Documentary.  This documentary is directed by Greg MacGillivray and narrated by Robert Redford.  The screening will begin at noon on the third floor of the library. One hundred years ago, areas of great natural beauty were declared protected for eternity. A team of modern day explorers take an off trail adventure, through the national parks of the USA, showing the beauty of the parks that is awe inspiring. For more information, call the library at 723-3361.

December 6 -- 29th Annual Uptown Stroll. Tree lighting ceremomy at the BSB Courthouse at 155 W. Granite Street. Santa wil appear and a children's light parade leaves from in front at 6:45. Music, dance and treats in Courthouse and at General Offices of Northwestern Energy, a major sponsor, at 11 E. Park Street. Look for bargains and surprises in stores and restaurants along the way.

December 6 -- Christmas Craft Market at 66 W. Park Street from 5 pm to 9 pm.

December 7 through 24 -- The BSB Public Library will hold its Holiday Used Book Sale starting on Saturday, December 7th through Saturday December 14th during regular library hours. Books on the first floor will be $1 & $3 with DVDs $2.  Bargain Basement room will be $1 per bag.  From December 16th through December 24th the Bargain Basement books will be free as long as they last.All proceed benefit the library collections and programming events at the library. For more information, please call the library at 723-3361 or visit www.buttepubliclibrary.info.

December 13 -- Monotypes at the IBRC at 68 W. Park Street from 6 pm to 9 pm. Monotype is a mix of painting and printmaking. creating a print on paper which is also a unique piece in itself. Instructor is BT Livermore. For details contact the IBRC at https://www.facebook.com/ibrc.me/.

December 14 -- 19th Annual Ice Sculpting Contest. For details, on how to be a sculptor contact Corey Gransbery at coreygrans@gmail.com. For businesses that would liek to sponsor a block, send email to geverett@montana.com.

December 14 -- 7:30 pm at the Mother Lode Theatre at 321 W. Park Street. The Butte Symphony is joined by the Butte and Anaconda High Chorales for the annual Holiday Concert. The orchestra and chorales will feature beautiful holiday-themed music from around the world. Join in with the chorales and orchestra for the singing of classic carols at the grand finale of this concert. For more information or tickets, call 723-3602 or visit www.buttearts.org.

December 17 -- Relief Printmaking at the IBRC at 68 W. Park Street from 6 pm to 9 pm. Every third Tuesday, learn the basics of relief printmaking from instructor Christine Martin. For details contact the IBRC at https://www.facebook.com/ibrc.me/.