September 18, 2017

“The Glacier Park Reader” with David Stanley

6:30 pm   -   8:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

This event was originally scheduled for Wednesday 9/13, but has been rescheduled to Monday 9/18 due to increased activity of the Sprague Creek Fire.

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August 26, 2017

Glacier National Park: A Culmination of Giants: Some Thoughts Upon Reflection

6:30 pm   -   8:30 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

Montana House is hosting guest author, George Bristol, for an evening reading and book signing on Saturday, August 26th, at 6:30 PM. Please join us to hear this noted conservationist and parks advocate read from his new book, Glacier National Park: A Culmination of Giants. George will be available to sign copies of his book […]

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August 24, 2017

Climate Change in the Crown of the Continent

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

Steve Thompson, Chairman of Climate Smart Glacier Country, will talk about the new non-profit partnership, which is focused on creating local solutions to the challenges of a warming climate. He also will share the latest research about climate trends and future projections in Glacier National Park and the Crown of the Continent region.

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August 20, 2017

Live Painting Demonstration with Nicholas Oberling

5:00 pm   -   8:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

Nicholas Oberling is a charismatic speaker who will demonstrate his technique by painting a Glacier landscape in oil from start to finish while simultaneously answering audience questions! Oberling will give the viewer a highly original and entertaining experience of one artists creative process. His presentation is geared to both the artist and non artist alike. […]

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August 18, 2017

Willson & McKee

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village

TWO NIGHTS – AUGUST 18 & 19 – Enjoy Celtic tunes in Apgar! Two voices with Mtn Dulcimer, Celtic Harp, Accordion, Irish Bouzouki, Bodhran, Bagpipes, and Guitars. $5 at the door, music starts at 7pm. SEATING IS LIMITED, CLICK “CONTACT US” FOR RESERVATIONS

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August 11, 2017

Folk Music Sing-a-long with Steve Eckels

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

“Folk Rewind”, An Evening of Group Singing Led By Guitar Instructor Steve Eckels at the Montana House on Friday, August 11th,  7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Montana House is hosting an evening sing-a-long on Friday, August 11th – 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the new Kintla Camp event room. All are welcome to join guitar instructor […]

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July 8, 2017

MONTANA’S PIONEER BOTANISTS – Exploring the Mountains and Prairies

7:00 pm   -   8:30 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

Rachel Potter, former Glacier National Park botanist, recently published and co-edited Montana’s Pioneer Botanists: Exploring the Mountains and Prairies. Rachel’s book is an historical account of early plant hunters in Montana. She will give a power-point presentation about the process of collecting the varied stories included in the book and also illuminate colorful vignettes from […]

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June 24, 2017

Deliverance Mary Fields – Book Signing with the Author

3:00 pm   -   5:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village

1885. Emancipated slave, Mary Fields, rushes to the Montana wilderness, saves her friend’s life and remains, surviving inclement weather, peril and plots against her while she helps Ursuline nuns and Native American girls to survive.

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May 27, 2017

Mountain Goats – True Life in Glacier – A Sumio Harada Video Presentation

11:00 am   -   1:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

On Saturday, May 27th at 11:00 am Montana House will host a presentation by renowned local photographer/videographer Sumio Harada in another “Look, Listen and Learn” program series. Sumio will present extensive video footage of mountain goats of Glacier National Park in the recently completed room (named “Kintla Camp”) on the 2nd floor of Montana House. […]

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September 3, 2016

Gail Jokerst, Hungry Bear Kitchen Cookbook

10:00 am   -   2:00 pm
Montana House

Gail Jokerst, The Author of Hungry Bear Kitchen Cookbook, will be signing her book , on September 3rd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. She will have samples of some of her recipes from her Cookbook.

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July 22, 2016

Historic Photography of Going-to-the-Sun Road by George Grant

7:00 pm   -   8:30 pm
Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

George Grant was the National Park Service official photographer at the time the Going-to-the-Sun Road was being constructed in the early 1930’s. In honor of the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service in 1916, Ren and Helen Davis created this collection of Grant’s historic photos.

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Landscapes for the People

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm
Montana House in Apgar Village, Glacier National Park

Ren and Helen Davis are authors of the new book, Landscapes for the People: George Alexander Grant, First Chief Photographer of the National Park Service. This book provides a biography of Grant and features more than 170 of the iconic black and white images made during his 25+ year career with the National Park Service. […]

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June 5, 2016

Shifting Baselines and Endangered Species Recovery

7:00 pm   -   8:30 pm
The Montana House, Apgar Village

Global warming, human population growth, economic recessions, and scientific advances . . . How can we move forward with endangered species recovery in our rapidly changing world?

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May 28, 2016

Wild Harmony

11:00 am   -   4:00 pm
The Montana House, Apgar Village

Join us for a Look Listen and Learn presentation by Sumio Harada and the release of his newest book “Wild Harmony”. Sumio will share his thoughts and observations about changes that happen for Glacier Park’s wildlife over time and see his images depicting the true life of wildlife of Glacier National Park.   Wild Harmony […]

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May 22, 2016

A Trip Through Glacier Park

1:00 pm   -   2:00 pm
The Montana House, Apgar Village

For the 100th anniversary of Mary Roberts Rinehart’s trip through Glacier, Chris Peterson retraced her journey and wrote his third book “A Trip Through Glacier Park” which he will present for our first Look Listen and Learn program of the 2016 summer season. Seating is limited, so reservations are recommended – call (406) 888-5393 or […]

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November 8, 2015

Carnivores, Climate Change – a Process of Survival or Extinction

4:00 pm   -   6:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village

Cristina’s talk will focus on large carnivores, their survival and adaptation to the changes in climate and what their future may hold. A reception will follow. The event is open to the public without charge, but seating is limited, so reservations are needed.

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July 9, 2015

Stories from the Top – Glacier’s Fire Lookouts

7:00 pm   -   8:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village

Join Glacier Institute Director of Education Justin Barth for a journey though time chronicling the development and transformation of the fire lookout system throughout the United States and Glacier National Park. A reception will follow Barth’s presentation. There is a suggested donation of $5 per person to The Glacier Institute for this event. Space is […]

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June 27, 2015

Stock and Whatnot

5:00 pm   -   6:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village

Tom Ulrich will create a ‘retrospective ‘of the 40 years he has been a professional photographer. Thousands of his photos have been published in periodicals familiar to all, from National Geographic, Smithsonian and Ranger Rick to Woman’s World. A reception will follow Ulrich’s presentation. This event is free and open to the public, but space […]

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May 30, 2015

Bald Eagle above Flathead Valley

1:00 pm   -   3:00 pm

He will share his images of Bald Eagles and describe their natural history and show the varying types of places they nest in the Flathead Valley and Glacier National Park. Sumio will also tell the history of Bald Eagles that once congregated by the hundreds at McDonald Creek back in the 1970’s and 1980’s and […]

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April 25, 2015

Understanding Dragons: Avalanches in Glacier National Park

4:00 pm   -   5:00 pm

This presentation covers an overview of avalanche forecasting for the opening of the Going to the Sun Road as well as avalanche research conducted in Glacier National Park. Erich will describe and show visually how Glacier National Park provides a phenomenal natural laboratory to study avalanches.

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November 22, 2014

Montana’s Charlie Russell, Curatorial Musings

4:00 pm   -   5:00 pm

With Co-authors Jennifer Bottomly-O’Looney and Kirby Lambert of Montana Historical Society.

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October 11, 2014

Saving All The Pieces: large Carnivores in the Crown of the Continent and Beyond

4:00 pm   -   5:00 pm

What would it be like to live in a a world with no predators roaming our landscapes? Would their elimination bring about a pastoral, peaceful human civilization? Eisenberg argues compellingly for the necessity of top predators in large, undisturbed landscapes and how a continent-long corridor – a “carnivore way” – provides the room they need […]

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September 6, 2014

“Living Wild” North American Wildlife

7:00 pm   -   8:00 pm

Images and stories spanning wildlife around the globe

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August 21, 2014

Willson & McKee in Concert

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm

Two voices with Mtn Dulcimer, Celtic Harp, Accordion, Irish Bouzouki, Bodhran, Bagpipes, and Guitars $5 per person requested

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July 6, 2014

Book Signing with Author Alan Leftridge

11:00 am   -   1:00 pm

Author of The Best of Glacier National Park, Glacier Day Hikes, and Going to Glacier National Park

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June 28, 2014

The Melting World: A Journey Across America’s Vanishing Glaciers

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village

Author Christopher White tracks two ecologists, Dan Fagre and Clint Muhlfeld and their U.S. Geological Survey team into the high peaks as they take the pulse of Glacier Park

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June 21, 2014

Hike All of Glacier in an Hour (or so)

7:00 pm   -   9:00 pm
Montana House, Apgar Village