People First to return to FHS

After a very successful Valentine’s Day project with Art Club students at Flathead High, People First has been invited by teacher Sara Nelson to return in April to work on a new project for Easter. The projects are part of a yearly goal to increase community service as People First has worked with staff at the Heritage Place Retirement Center to … Continue Reading →

People First Paint Valentine’s for Heritage Place Seniors

The Flathead High School Art Club was well prepared as People First members arrived in room 130 on Thursday afternoon. Each attendee painted a Valentine’s themed watercolor that they placed inside a card with a personal message from the artist that will be presented to seniors at the Heritage Place retirement center on Valentine’s Day. Everyone had a great time … Continue Reading →

People First Bowling

The People First crew were ready to hit the lanes after dining on a feast of burgers and tacos at the Pin and Cue near Whitefish. Jeremy tore up the lanes as Wade and Nano-Flash danced up a storm after bowling successes. Ken and Mark finally hit their stride and bowled strikes as new volunteer Nathan got to know all the folks. Everyone … Continue Reading →

Social Media Expert Visits People First

Officer Jordan Venezio from the Kalispell Police Department spoke with People First about social media safety this week. One of the top pieces of advice he gave members with cell phones was to turn off the location setting before taking or posting any photos. Everyone learned some smart precautions from the officer’s PowerPoint presentation.

Fundraiser attracts large crowd

Board President Kim Davis had a great time with Kalispell community members who showed up Tuesday evening at the Kalispell Brewery to help give support to the Special Friends organization. The Brewery donated $1 for every pint purchased between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. at their downtown Kalispell location, and the fundraiser attracted a full house most of the evening. The SFAP would like … Continue Reading →

Touring Christmas Lights by Trolley

Tuesday, December 27th was the last tour of the year for seeing Kalispell’s Christmas lights by trolley. Some of the displays were truly amazing featuring trees, painted figures and character displays featuring Peanuts cartoon personalities and Santa at the North Pole. The People First folks in attendance enjoyed socializing while seeing a broad array of lights. Some of the back … Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Patch features fun activities

A regular bouncy house just isn’t enough when you can bounce in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains during a trip to the farmlands outside Kalispell. People First members enjoyed the view as they bounced the morning away during a recent outing to a local pumpkin patch. Members were a bit cold during the first hour, but soon warmed up … Continue Reading →

People First Christmas Party

The conference room at the Gateway Community Center was filled with gifts and cheer on Thursday as nineteen members from People First assembled to celebrate the holiday season. A buffet featuring a wide array of sandwich and cookie choices greeted the members as they chatted while listening to Christmas music. The highlight for the event came when everyone drew a … Continue Reading →