Polson Chamber of Commerce’s Calendar

15th Annual Peace Festival @ Ewam Garden of One Thousand Buddhas
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
15th Annual Peace Festival @ Ewam Garden of One Thousand Buddhas

This years theme is wisdom for modern times and is going to be better than ever! Community speakers, performances, music, dance and much more. An incredible line up for 2019. Open to all, free of charge, bring your friends and family. Held in the majestic Jocko valley, half an hour from Missoula, at the Garden of One Thousand Buddhas. Food, craft and arts vendors will be on-site.

10:00am-11:00am 9th Annual Walk-A-Mile For Peace
11:00am-11:30am Opening Ceremony in honor of the Dalai Lama Led by Khen Rinpoche
11:30am-11:50am Gamelan Manik Harum, traditional and contemporary Balinese percussion
11:50am-12:10pm Welcome speech by Khen Rinpoche Ngawang Gelek, Ewam Abbot
12:10pm-12:20pm Consecration of the peace pavilion by Stephen Small Salmon
12:20pm-12:30pm Consecration of the peace pavilion By Rev. Paul Armstrong
12:30pm-12:45pm Besty Mulligan-Dague, Jeanettte Rankin Peace Center
12:45pm-1:00pm Anna Lokowich, a Missoula Community member
1:00pm-1:15pm Lama Tsomo, Namchak Foundation
1:15pm-1:40pm Khenpo Namchak Dorji
1:50pm-2:30pm Performance by Drum Brothers
2:40pm-3:00pm Performance by N’ Kusum School
3:15pm-3:45pm Kathleen Karlson and shake Bliss Band
4:00pm-4:20pm Performance by Came Cote, Hindu spiritual music
4:30pm-4:50pm Tibetan Cultural Arts Performance, Snow Lion Dance
5:00pm-5:30pm Performance by The Vintage Band
5:30pm-6:00pm Gorshey, Tibetan circle dance.

CANCELLED-Makerspace @ North Lake County Public Library
Sep 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

On Monday’s, North Lake County Public Library offers, “Makerspace” (for school age children). Everyone is welcome!

Learn at Lunch Series – Sexual Harassment Training
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Train to avoid costly litigation and poor company image. Most importantly, ensure your employees, customer and vendors are interacting in a healthy workspace. This is training you can take back to your team.

Feel free to bring food & drink with you. Seating is limited, reserve your space now. Small group sessions with plenty of interaction!


Series brought to you by: Cindy Carpenter, SHRM-SCP, SPHR Owner, Carpenter Business Resources, LLC. Cindy holds the two top Human Resource certifications – SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) and SHRM-SCP (Society of Human Resource Management – Senior Certified Professional). With a degree in Business Education from the U of M, she has more than 25 years of training experience primarily focused on people topics.
Cindy has been a practicing HR professional since 1996 in the banking and insurance industries. As a small business owner, Cindy brings a valuable combination of training, education, business ownership and real-life experience to all
services she offers.

Free Business Basics/ Indianpreneurship Training @ CSKT IT Training Room
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Write Your Business Plan in Time for Grant Deadlines

In this six week course, you will write your business plan and determine if your business can make a profit. Classes are Tuesdays & Thursdays, from 6-9 p.m., August 20 – September 26, in the CSKT IT Training Room in the lower level of the Old Tribal Complex building in Pablo. Call or e-mail Janet Camel at 675-2700, ext. 1256, or janet.camel@cskt.org to sign up.

Marine Corps League Meeting @ Polson VFW
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm

The Marine Corps League Hellroaring Detachment #1041 meets every second Wednesday of each month (except December).