Huckleberry jam, a Butte copper Moscow Mule cup, a “406” baseball cap, and other products were in a Montana-themed gift basket sold by auction in Norfolk, Virginia on February 24. The auction event was sponsored by a Navy spouses’ non-profit association with members including some whose husbands have already been assigned to the future USS MONTANA. Proceeds went to the Dolphin Scholarship Foundation’s fund to provide educational assistance to submarine Sailors and their dependents.
The next presentation on the status of PCU MONTANA SSN 796 and her crew will be at the Hometown Helena meeting in Helena at 7 am on March 22. This session is certain to have interesting updates. Anyone wanting attendance information should contact Ron Mercer at (406) 438-7268.
On March 28, the Columbia Falls Rotary Club will host a presentation and discussion about MONTANA and the work of the USS Montana Committee. Contact Vernon Kiser at (406) 892-3000.
Flathead Farm Mutual Insurance Company will host a Kalispell presentation for its members on April 11.
A reminder: Groups or companies who would like to host a presentation anywhere in Montana may make a request through the contact page on this website.