Upcoming Events

Mar 25Lincoln-Regan Dinner: Keynote speaker Congressman Greg Gianforte. Call 949-0097 for tickets
Apr 05The Broadwater Education Foundation Trivia Night Fundraiser at the Commercial Bar from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Contact Jennifer Beaty for more info.
Apr 07Annual Rod and Gun Club Banquet. Call Debi at 451-6035 or Judith at 980-0361
Apr 13On April 13 from 4pm - 7pm Broadwater Highschool will be holding a Dodgeball tournament. Contact ivanzee@townsend.k12.mt.us for information about the tournament.
May 19Missouri Valley Marketing will be coordinating the Second Annual Community Clean up project. Contact Vic Sample at 422-9425 for more information.
May 20The Broadwater County Museum will be holding their annual Open House at 1:00 at the Museum
June 09The Townsend ATV run is a 100 mile ATV run through the Big Belt Mountains that benefits the Broadwater Search and Rescue AND the Ambulance Service.
June 16The Second Annual County Wide Yard Sale.

Tasmanian Friendship Exchange

Submitted by Rick Moore on Fri, 10/21/2016 - 14:54

Our friends in the great District of 9830-Tasmania are interested in doing a Friendship Exchange. This is a great opportunity for a group of up to 12 Rotarians/partners to visit Tasmania and experience the beauty of that island, enjoying Rotary friendship and fellowship while being home hosted around the island.

Townsend Rotarian Pat Platenburg Named 2017 Arborist of the Year

Submitted by vsample on Fri, 10/21/2016 - 13:14

Townsend Rotarian Pat Platenburg, Townsend Tree Board Member and Montana Director of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (RMC-ISA), was selected as the 2017 Arborist of the Year at the Annual Conference of RMC-ISA in Denver on October 11.

What Makes Rotarians Special?

Submitted by Pat Platenberg on Mon, 10/17/2016 - 11:37

The Rotary Foundation is celebrating its 100th year anniversary in 2017.  The Montana Rotary District 5390 is sponsoring dinners around the state to celebrate one of the greatest charitable foundations in the world.  My wife Mary and I attended one of those dinners as the Townsend Rotary Club representatives on October 7 at the 320 Ranch in Gallatin Canyon. 

Only in Butte, MT

Submitted by Pat Platenberg on Mon, 10/17/2016 - 11:26

Ross Johnson, President of the Townsend Rotary Club,  Jeff Langlinais, Townsend’s New Rotarian of the Year and new Board Member, and I  attended the Montana District 5390 Training Assembly in Butte in August 2016.   As part of the author’s personal Butte tradition, after the evening training session dinner ended, I asked the others to join me on a tour o