AARP GALLATIN/PARK CHAPTER & THE RETIRED TEACHERS will hold their annual summer picnic on Monday July 15th at the Bozeman Ponds, just west of the Mall. Picnic starts at 5:00 p.m. Ham and chicken will be provided, along with plates and utensils. Bring a side dish to share. We’ll have music entertainment, too. Everyone welcome. Questions, call 522-3937.

THE BADMINTON CLUB OF BOZEMAN meets every Monday from 9-11 a.m. and 7-9 p.m., at the Story Mill Recreation Center, 600 Bridger Drive, and every Thursday from 9-11 a.m., at the Hope Lutheran Church, 2152 Graf, for co-ed, casual, drop-in badminton. All equipment is provided; there is a $5 play fee. Contact Tom Carne at 624-6746 for more information.

BIG SKY TOASTMASTERS meet every Tuesday at 6:45 a.m., Hope Lutheran Church, Bozeman. For more information visit, or call (406) 579-0082.

BOZEMAN GOLD TOASTMASTERS meets Fridays at noon at First Security Bank, 208 E. Main, downstairs. Gain confidence in a fun, supportive environment.

BOZEMAN KIWANIS meet most Mondays at the Holiday Inn, 5 Baxter Lane just off N. Seventh, from noon to 1 p.m. If you’re interested in joining our club dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time please join us as our guest for lunch and a local speaker. For more information visit

BOZEMAN LIONS CLUB meets the first and third Tuesday of the month, for locations call Tyler Cottrell at 406-579-2899 or Guests welcome.

BOZEMAN MASTERS SWIMMING CLUB is a fitness swimming group for adults. For details; or Janelle at 808-554-6815 for practice times.

BOZEMAN NOON ROTARY meets at 11:45 on Tuesday at the Holiday Inn on Baxter Lane. Fellow Rotarians and guests are welcome. Lunch is $15. For more information visit:

THE BOZEMAN ROTARACT CLUB meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. Locations and programs change monthly depending on the speaker or social event. Meeting locations and upcoming service opportunities are listed at

BOZEMAN SUNRISE ROTARY meets Friday mornings. For time, directions, speakers and up and coming events go to

THE BOZEMAN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY SUPPORT GROUP Our July picnic will be Saturday, July 20th, from 11:30-3:00 at Beall Park in Bozeman. We will provide main dishes (salmon, other meats, salads, fruits, beverages, plates and utensils.) Let us know if you would like to bring a side dish, as well as other foods and beverages for our picnic and help with setup at 11:00. For more information contact 600-2042 or Mary at 539-7751.

BWAGs usually meet at the Museum of the Rockies parking lot by the horse; special outings may meet at other times and other places. Monday hiking meet at 8:00, contact Jeanette at; Tuesday hiking meet at 8:30, contact Patti at of 406/219-2315. Newcomers are welcome. Visit our website for more information.

CHORD RUSTLERS men’s a cappella (barbershop) singing chorus meets Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Hope Lutheran Church, 2152 W. Graf, Bozeman. Men and boys who love to sing are welcome! 406-548-1391

FOUR CORNERZ TOASTMASTERS CLUB meets Tuesdays, 12:05 P.M. at Zoot Enterprises Inc, 555 Zoot Enterprises Lane, Bozeman, MT 59718. For information regarding our meetings, email club officers at Website: Facebook:

GALLATIN EMPIRE LIONS CLUB is involved in many local projects that serve the community. GELC meets every Tuesday morning at 6:30 a.m., in the basement of 106 E. Babcock, formally the Big Sky Western Bank downtown Bozeman. Guests and new members are always welcome. For more info,

GALLATIN VALLEY CHAPTER OF BACK COUNTRY HORSEMEN Volunteer trail maintenance on public lands in Southwest Montana. Meetings held 3rd Thursday each month in Bozeman. Annual poker ride at Bridger Bowl first Saturday in July. For more info go to or call Dan at 406-539-0879

GALLATIN VALLEY TOASTMASTERS meet from 12:10 — 1:10 p.m. each Thursday at BioScience Laboratories, conference room, 1765 South 19th Ave., Bozeman. Guests are always welcome! Follow us on or contact us at or (406) 579-8697.

LIBERTY TOASTMASTERS, 212 Discovery Dr. Suite 1, Bozeman, 6 — 7:30 p.m., free. Liberty Toastmasters, the only evening Toastmasters International club in Gallatin County, invites you to join us to sharpen your speaking and leadership skills. We meet the first and third Wednesdays from 6 — 7:30 p.m. Join us for fun, fellowship and free speech.

LILY OF THE VALLEY #4, ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR, will have a picnic potluck at Bogert Park on Tuesday July 16th, at 5:30 pm (prior to the City Band’s traditional Band Concert). Members and family are invited to join us. Bring a dish to share as well as lawn chairs. Stay and enjoy the concert, too. For more information contact (406) 581-0271.

MOMS CLUB OF BOZEMAN/BELGRADE: Weekly play groups include Fireflies at 10 a.m. on Mondays, Tater Tots at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays, Junior Jumpers at 9 a.m. on Wednesdays, Wobblers at 10 a.m. on Thursdays; Babies Playgroup at 9:30 a.m. and Little Explorers at 11 a.m. on Fridays. Visit or call 219-1299 for more information or to sign up.

NEW HORIZONS FRIENDS: activities for those age 60 and older. They will meet Tuesday, July 16, for lunch at the Bozeman Senior Center, 11:45 a.m. Make reservations. They will meet Saturday, July 20, for breakfast at JAM!, at 8:30 a.m. Call Lois for more information 582-1758 or email

THE OPTIMIST CLUB OF BOZEMAN meets every Thursday at the Holiday Inn at noon. For more information call Amy at 599-3535 and/or visit our website

THE ORCHID CLUB is a non-profit organization supporting families raising young kids with special needs. Contact Amy Hogen at 406-813-0585 or go to for more information.

SINGING SOULS SENIOR CHORUS meets every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at Bozeman Senior Center. A group of seniors that enjoy the friendship and community that comes from singing together; accompanied on guitar by Kate Bryan. Words provided. No memorization. Welcome new Members $5/week (if Able).

VFW POST #12112 will meet the second Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m., at the Mint Café and Bar, 27 E. Main St., Belgrade. All combat veterans who are interested in becoming members are welcome. Call 406-209-2739 for inquiries.