Absarokee teens, do you miss trick-or-treating? Wish the little kids didn't get all the Halloween fun? This year, don your costume and go door-to-door for a great cause, asking the community for donations to the Absarokee Food Bank. Bring your haul to the MainStreet Commons -- there will be great prizes for the teens who collect the most food!
WHO: All junior high and high school teens
WHAT: Trick-or-Treat for the Food Bank: ask for canned and non-perishable food donations. Bring them to the Commons by 7pm.
WIN: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes for the most food collected. (1st prize is a $50 Rimrock Mall gift card!)
***Absarokee Community, when you buy your candy this year, please consider picking up a few food items to have on hand to donate to the Absarokee Food Bank***
Note that MainStreet Commons will be open till 7pm on Halloween. Candy and activities for younger kids starting at 3pm.
The Commons is transforming into a jam-packed shopping destination this Friday and Saturday, October 27-28. There will be 20+ vendors and independent consultants displaying their products: from hand-made goods to essential oils and much more. A local massage therapist will even be offering chair massages--a 15-minute massage, a latte, and an opportunity to get ahead on Christmas shopping? Sounds like a win-win-win!
Don't miss it:
Friday, October 27, 9am-4pm
Saturday, October 28, 9am-1pm
Hunting season is a good time to brush up on your marksmanship knowledge. On Monday October 23rd at 7pm Randy Whelchel SFC (Ret) is offering a free course at the Commons on basic marksmanship, rifle ballistics, and zeroing, plus general discussion about shooting. Randy has 22 years in combat arms (Army) and served 5 deployments with 2.5 of those in combat zones. He holds expert pistol, rifle and machine gun badges.
All adults are welcome; please inquire about youth using our contact form. Bring your firearm along, but leave the ammunition at home.
Keep up with what's going on at The Commons and in the Absarokee Community.
Location: 19 S Woodard Avenue
Hours: 9am -2pm (Tues thru Fri) Also some Saturdays and many evenings!
MainStreet Commons is a project of the Greater Absarokee Coalition, a non-profit 501(c)(3).