Rally for the Love of Montana

Make your voice heard in Helena! Join your fellow Montanans on February 21 on the north lawn of the Capitol to show your support for Montana’s clean and healthful environment and the laws that protect it.

More than a dozen organizations from across the state will gather this Presidents’ Day to enjoy a series of musical performances and speakers calling attention to the environment that we all value and the work being done to protect it at the Montana Legislature.

Details
11:00  Welcome, Rally begins with Missoula farmer Josh Slotnick as MC
11:20  Music by Greg Keeler and Stephanie Davis
12:05  Speeches by Ed Gulick of High Plains Architects, Peggy Beltrone of Exergy Community Wind Project, Tongue River rancher Mark Fix, sportsman Jim Posewitz, and Superintendent of Public Instruction Denise Juneau
1:00    Fill the Capitol galleries

Bus Schedule
Bus transportation is available from Billings, Bozeman, Missoula, and the Flathead. You must RSVP for a seat on the bus.

Billings:  $20.00 (round trip-includes lunch)
Depart 6:30 a.m.
Board the bus for return at 2:00 p.m.
Estimated time of return to Billings: 6:30 p.m.
Call Northern Plains at 406-248-1154 to reserve your seat

Bozeman:  $20.00 (round trip-includes lunch)
Depart 8:30 a.m.
Board the bus for return at 2:00 p.m.
Estimated time of return to Bozeman: 4:30 p.m.
Call Northern Plains at 406-248-1154 to reserve your seat

Missoula:  $14.00 (round trip-lunch not included)
Depart 9 a.m.
Board the bus for return at 2:00 p.m.
Estimated time of return to Missoula: 4:00 p.m.
Call Northern Plains at 406-248-1154 to reserve your seat

Flathead Area:  $10.00 (round trip-lunch not included)
Depart Whitefish 6:00 a.m.
Depart Kalispell 6:20 a.m.
Depart Bigfork 6:40 a.m.
Depart Helena 1:30 pm
Call 406-314-3583 or email [email protected] by Wednesday 2/16

Endorsed by: Alternative Energy Resources Organization * Northern Plains Resource Council * Montana Environmental Information Center * Montana Conservation Voters *  Oil and Gas Accountability Project * Montana Wilderness Association * Montana Wildlife Federation * National Wildlife Federation * Montana Audubon * Sierra Club * Helena Hunters and Anglers * Environment Montana * MontPIRG * University of Montana Climate Action Now * Park County Environmental Council * University of Montana Environmental Law Group

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