MVAquatics News

MVA Lifeguards to the Rescue!

Fourteen students braved Flathead Lake water temperatures last week for a 30-hour intensive Red Cross Lifeguard training course.

Between long hours in the classroom and brisk afternoon skills sessions on the lake, this dedicated group of future guards for the Mission Valley Aquatic Center put in the work to master the skills and ace the two …

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Polson Rotary Event a Sizzling Success

The Rotary Club of Polson has been a great partner for Mission Valley Aquatics this year. Not only have club members contributed over $100,000 to our fundraising campaign, but they came together for one last summer bash at Riverside Park – the club’s annual Festival for Youth and Chili Cook Off event.

There were some tasty …

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“Fill the Pool Bowl by Bowl”

Mark it on your calendar — this is an event you don’t want to miss!

On Nov. 10, 2012, Mission Valley Aquatics is auctioning off a ton of items, big and small, in an effort to pay for the construction of the new aquatic center.

Among the exciting larger items we’ve had donated are a residential lot …

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Host your own bowl painting party!

Do you have some artistic talent? Or maybe you don’t but you still want to help out Mission Valley Aquatics?

We are looking for more volunteers to host “Paint Me for the Pool” parties. For a $10 painting fee, we provide the bowls, brushes and paint, and you and your friends provide the creative touch!

Your hand-painted …

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August Construction Update… check it out!

August has been a busy month for all of us here at MVA!

In addition to the usual festivals, fundraisers and our Water Daze event, we helped kick off the inaugural Polson Triathlon and just finished up a week-long lifeguard training class. Now, we are preparing for our fall line-up of fundraiser activity.

In the meantime, things are really …

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What are your odds?

If you’ve been into the lobby of First Interstate Bank in Polson recently, you may have noticed a few things that seem out of place. If the giant check for $1,000 didn’t catch your attention, perhaps you noticed the wine rack holding up more than 100 bottles of wine.

Guess what? You could win either or …

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MVA at Art in the Park

Mission Valley Aquatics will be sharing a booth with the Polson Rotary Club on Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Art in the Park event, an outdoor art festival on the Lake County Courthouse lawn in Polson.

We’ll have up-to-date information about the new facility’s construction and fundraising campaign. From noon to 2 p.m. we will be …

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Festival for Youth will benefit MVA

In April, the Rotary Club of Polson set a goal to raise $100,000 for Mission Valley Aquatics through member donations and the club’s Signature Project, the August 25, 2012 Festival for Youth and Chili Cook-Off event at Riverside Park.

The event raises funds for a local non-profit group through cook-off entry fees and raffle ticket sales …

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Water Daze Results

Congratulations to the 79 swimmers who successfully crossed Polson Bay yesterday in the 10th Annual Polson Bay’s Water Daze!

Thank you to all who came out to support Mission Valley Aquatics and a big thank you to our sponsors and volunteers who helped make the day such a great success!

Here are the results from the 1-mile …

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Mission Valley Aquatic Center
P.O. Box 774
Polson, Montana 59860

(406) 883-4567