Upcoming Uptown Events  

June

through August 10 --  The Butte Silver Bow Public Library invites you to Challenge Yourself to a Good Summer Read for a chance to win a Kindle Paperwhite.  To participate, start by reading a book of your choice—try a new author, series, genre—fill out our review form and turn it in at the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor of the main branch.  Each review is worth a chance to win a Kindle Paperwhite.  Need help finding a book to read—Ask a Librarian! Drawing rules: Open to those 12 and older, book must be read between June 15 and August 10, 2016.  Reviews must be received by August 12 as the August 15th drawing is final.  You do not need to be present to win.

through August -- The Carle Gallery at the Butte Silver Bow Public Library present the exhibition: John Carle @the Carle. The exhibition consists of all of the works currently held by The Carle Gallery by the late, John Carle (for whom the gallery is named). Carle was one of Butte’s most well-known artists whose use of vibrant color made street scenes come to life. The majority of the paintings currently on display are from his “Bar Series” and feature which included Metals Bank, Club 13, and the M&M . For more information, contact Shari Curtis at 406-723-3361 ex. 6302 or email scurtis@buttepubliclibrary.info.

through August -- Summer Tech Space Tuesdays-Fridays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on the third floor of the main branch of the Butte-Silver Bow Public Library. The Big Butte room will host Wii games, Lego creations, and Minecraft hangouts. Kids can get out of the house and play with friends at BSBPL Library where they can create, make, and build. For more information, contact Shari Curtis at 406-723-3361 ex. 6302 or email at Programming.bsbpl@gmail.com.

July

July 1 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

July 2 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 2-5 -- Edmonton Police Service Pipe and Drum Band returns to Butte to help celebrate the 4th of July. Performances include an appearance at the Big Bang at Chester Steele Park on July 3 and in the 4th of July Parade.

July 3 -- Fireworks on Big M thanks to Town Pump and Kenneally Family.

July 3 -- Big Bang Freedom Fest at Chester Steele Park. Family Friendly Entertainment before the fireworks coordinated by Mainstreet Uptown Butte. A community event sponsored by St, James Healthcare, Northwestern Energy, Montana Tech, Big Sky Diagnostic Imaging, KBMF Radio, and others.

July 4 -- 4th of July Parade at 10 am on Harrison Avenue. For details visit http://www.buttemt.org/.

July 8-10 -- Montana Folk Festival. For details visit www.montanafolkfestival.com or on facebook at mtfolkfest.

July 9 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 16 -- East West Shrine Game with Uptown parade. Parade starts at 10 am.

July 16 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm. For this day only, the market moves to Galena Street to make way for the Shriner's Parade that will take place on West Park Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 21-23 -- Evel Knievel Days. For details, visit www.knieveldays.org or on Facebook at Evel Knievel Days.

July 23 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street.For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 30 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August

August 5 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

August 6 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 12-14 -- Montana Irish Festival at the Original. For more information visit an-ri-ra-montana-irish-festival/ or on Facebook at MontanaGaelicCulturalSociety.

August 13 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 20 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 27-- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September

September 2 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

September 3 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 9-10 -- Original Festival at the Original Mineyard.

September 10 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 17 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 24 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

October

October 1 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

October 7 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.