April 15, 2014

  • The Mission Opening Day Celebration begins at 10AM with a
Mass celebrated in the Historic Chapel
  • Flag Raising Ceremony by the Stevensville FFA Chapter
Refreshments and Guided Tours

Historic St. Mary's Mission, Inc. is a non-profit organization established to preserve the historic mission and to provide an educational resource. Maintenance of the mission is funded by tax-deductible donations, tour fees and gift shop sales.   A receipt will be mailed upon our receiving your donation. To aid in the preservation of this historic site:        
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Join the $2 A Month Club
Susie - Cow Pie Bingo
September 21, 2014

2:00p.m. at Historic St. Mary's
Potluck Dinner follows
173 Years

September 28, 2014
2:00 p.m.

The celebration is free of charge


December 5, 6, 7, 2014

Nativity Exhibit at the Mission

Mission Complex, Cross on a Hill brand at St. Mary's Mission
Stevensville, Montana site of Historic St. Mary's Mission
Where Montana Began
P.O. Box 211
West End of 4th Street
Stevensville, MT 59870

June 21, 2014

11 am    Parade on Main Street
10 to 5   Gift Shop Open
11 to 4   Guided Tours at discount price
1 to 3     Salish Cultural Presentation, sponsored by Stevensville Main Street Assn.
3 pm     Cow Pie Bingo,  fundraiser to preserve Historic St. Mary's Mission
  • Tickets $10.00 each
  • On Sale at Historic St. Mary's Gift Shop
  • $1200.00 Cash Prize
12 to 4   Wagon rides from Main Street to Mission Grounds
Many vendors and events Downtown

Last Update: 12/23/2014
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Sunday - July 27, 2014
7:00 pm

Anne Baskinski, Soprano
Barbara Blegen, Piano
Carly Beadle, Soprano
Thomas Hensley, Tenor
Philip Tummarello, Baritone

Refreshments will be served. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair.

Your tax deductible donations will be appreciated.
2 p.m.   Ringing of St. Mary’s Chapel Bell
Presentation of Colors by Stevensville FFA Chapter
Raising the Flathead Nation Flag by Salish Tribal Members
Re-enactment of the Salish Indians welcoming the Blackrobe Missionaries in 1841
        1850 sale of Mission property to John Owen
Salish Presentation
Vernon Carroll from Fort Owen State Park
Announcement of Poster Contest winners
3:15 p.m.   Hidden Gems Antique Auction
3 to 4:30 p.m.    Fund-raising BBQ by the Knights of Columbus
1 to 4 p.m.         Guided Tours at reduced rates
1 to 5 p.m.         Museum and Gift Shop open
Sponsored by Stevensville Civic Club and Historic St. Mary's Mission, Inc.

We are eager to greet you at this community celebration.
Please mark your calendars, plan to attend and enjoy!
Ft. Owen - 1887
Click for larger view
Hidden Gems Antique Auction to benefit Historic St. Mary's Mission
Founders Day
September 28, 2014
Silent Auction opens at 1 p.m.
Live Auction begins at 3:15 p.m.

Our Hidden Gems include a wooden hospital table, 4 cane bottom chairs, Montana State College Fighting Cats laundry bag, Handmade Amish Stroller, Vintage Typewriters, Artwork, Linens, and many more collectible pieces.  Click to view some of the items to be auctioned.

1st Friday – December 5th  - 10 am to 9 pm
Chapel Open House – 7 pm to 9 pm
Sat. & Sun. – Dec. 6th & 7th 
10 am to 3 pm
The exhibit of personal Nativity Sets will include a display of Nutcrackers

You are invited to share your special items in this Christmas Exhibit.
Please bring them to the Mission Museum on 
Nov. 25, or Dec. 2, 3, 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Items are to be picked up on Dec. 9, 10.
Call 777-5734 for information.