THURSDAYS Bluegrass Jam Session:6:30p, Occidental Saloon, free, info 307-684-0451.
ONGOING Historical Center: Center open Thursdays 2-4p, 1250 Front St, free. Historical Group meets 2p first Mondays of the month at Clearmont Library, 1p third Mondays of the month at Sheridan Library, info 307-758-4430.
FIRST MONDAY Promotion Board meets the first Monday of every other month at 4:30 pm alternating between Moorcroft, Hulett, Sundance, and Pine Haven.
THROUGH MAY 25 Dear Folks, Letters Home from WWII: The evening of February 26 will begin with a short documentary, Dear Folks: The Making of the Exhibit, followed by a roundtable discussion with the volunteers and family members who came together to create this powerful exhibit. Refreshments highlighting foods from the 1940’s era will be available. ONGOING: Read a variety of letters from Campbell County soldiers. Rockpile Museum, info 307-682-5723 or ro[email protected]
APRIL 23 Women and the Myth of the Fetterman Fight: Wyoming Humanities Executive Director Shannon Smith will talk about women of Fort Phil Kearny during the Bozeman Trail era. 6p, Rockpile Museum, free, info 908-963-7585, [email protected]
APRIL 27 Powder River Energy Lineman Scholarship banquet: Fundraiser includes banquet, benefit auction, side-by-side raffle. 5 p. Gillette Cam-Plex Energy Hall. Info 307-680-4747, precorp.coop.
MAY 11 Strawberry Festival: Bake sale, lunch, escape room, crafter booths, kids’ games, garden plant sale, silent auction, live music to benefit local groups. 9a-3p, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, info 307-682-4509.
JUNE 1 Dance Through the Decades: Family-friendly event to benefit the Rockpile Museum Association’s summer internship program. DJ Ron Sawyer, catered dinner and cash bar, prizes for best costumes. 5:30p, Campbell County Senior Center, $30, info 307-682-5723.
THIRD SATURDAYS Winter Farmer’s Market: 9a-12p, Nov.-June, Gillette College Tech Center Building.
ONGOING Ava Community Art Center: Info avacenter.org or 307-682-9133.
JUNE 8-9 Hulett Rodeo: NRCA & WRA approved rodeo features some youth events, $9,500+ entries are paid out, 1:30p each day, Parade on Sat 10a, info 307-467-5929, RodeoHulettWy.com.
ONGOING Hulett Museum and Art Gallery:8a–4p Mon.–Fri., free, info 307-467-5292.
APRIL 25 Booksigning: Carol Dering, author of Havoc & Solace, Poems from the Inland Westwill hold booksigning and poetry workshop. 2p, Niobrara County Library, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
APRIL 29 Dinner and a Movie: 6p, Niobrara County Library, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
APRIL 30 Business After Hours: 5-7p, Hometown Country on Main Street, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
MAY 8 Mustard Seed Dinner: Prepared and served by Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). 5-7p, St. George’s Episcopal Church, free, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
May 19 High school graduation: 2p, Niobrara County High, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
May 23 Business After Hours: 5-7p, Niobrara County Fairgrounds, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
JUNE 19 History of the American Legion Post #1: 6p, Niobrara County Library, free, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
JUNE 20 Business After Hours: 5-7p, Lusk Herald, free, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
APRIL 18 Birthday/Anniversary Celebration: Entreé provided by Senior Center and guests invited to bring side dishes, social hour at 5p and dinner at 6p, Senior Center in downtown Moorcroft. Free, but donations always welcomed.
APRIL 19 Living Last Supper: Moorcroft Interfaith Community (MIC) is hosting the Living Last Supper Presentation and Community Choir, 6p, Moorcroft Town Center (old elementary school) on North Belle Fourche Avenue, free.
THIRD MONDAYS Moorcroft Historical Society: 5:45p, West Texas Trail Museum.
THIRD THURSDAYS Birthday and Anniversary Dinner:Meat provided, bring a side dish. 5p social hour, 6p dinner, Senior Center.
ONGOING Library events: Story hour 10a Wed; Book club 1p third Thursdays and 6p fourth Tuesdays. Info 307-756-3232,[email protected].
ONGOING West Texas Trail Museum hours: Mon-Fri 9a-5p. Info 307-756-9300, [email protected]
FRIDAYS Bingo: 7:30p, VFW Hall, free.
RECLUSE – 2019
JANUARY 26, 2019 Recluse Chili Cookoff: 5th annual event to support Recluse Community Hall with food, dance, pie auction and gun raffle. 5-7p, Recluse Community Hall, $10, $30 family, $150 to enter. info 307-202-2029 or Facebook.
APRIL 20 Tapestry Dance Company, Passing it Forward: 7:30p, WYO Theater, $20, $18 senior and military, $12 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
APRIL 26 The Kingston Trio: 7:30p, WYO Theater, $37.50, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
APRIL 30 National Theatre Live:Macbeth, WYO Theater, $21, $11 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
MAY 21 Bolshoi in Cinema: Carmen Suite/Petrushka, double-bill event for cinemas encapsulates and showcases the soul of Russian Ballet. 6p, WYO Theater, $21, $11 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
MAY 25 Met Live in HD: Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmelites, 10a, WYO Theater, $21, $11 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
MAY 31, JUNE 1 Donna Dance Academy Recital: 6p & 8p, WYO Theater, $21, $18.50 senior/military/students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
JUNE 12-15 Mary Poppins Jr: 7:30p, WYO Theater, $14, $12 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
JUNE 1 Old Stoney Art Auction: Live music, hors d’oeuvres and drinks at fundraising event. 4p, auction for artwork starts at 5p. Schoolhouse grounds on 4thSt. Info 307-281-0568.
WEDNESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Yoga: $5, 4:30p Wed, 5:30p Thu, Central Office Gym, info 307-282-0769.
ONGOING Library Events: Story timefor toddlers and preschoolers 10:30a Wednesdays; Lunch Bunch book discussion group11a fourth Thursdays; Quilting @ the Library6-8p last Mondays. Crook County Library, info 307-283-1006 or [email protected]
APRIL 20 Upton Chamber Easter Egg Hunt: 1p,Upton City Park, free, info 307-468-2642.
MAY 15 Upton Golf Association opens Cedar Pines Country Club: 2579 State Hwy 116 N, Upton. Info 307-941-1151.
MAY 28 Summer Reading Program: Ongoing library program during library hours. 12-5:30p Mon-Fri, Upton Branch Library, info 307-468-2324.
JUNE 8 State Youth Hunter Education Challenge: Young hunters who have passed hunter education are eligible to showcase their hunting skills while having a lot of fun. Upton Gun Club, $10, bring hunter education card, info 307-281-9980.
JUNE 13 Chamber Meeting: 12p, Cedar Pines Country Club, info 307-468-2642.
TUESDAYS TO MID-SEPTEMBER Farmers Market: 5-7p, Old Town, info 307-468-9323.
WEDNESDAYS All You Can Eat Buffet: Drinks and desserts included, 5-8p, Upton Golf Course, $10, $7 seniors, info 307-468-2847.
MONDAYS & THURSDAYS Zumba: 4p, Senior Center, $5, info 307-391-0223.
ONGOING Upton Gun Club pistol shoots: 7p on Feb 15, Mar 2, 15 and 29; Apr 12 at indoor range, 705 Ash Street, $5, info [email protected]
ONGOING Indoor Archery: Mon-Sat 5-9p, also 9a-12p Sat, 2741 Hwy 116N, $10, info 307-468-2506.
ONGOING Senior Center Activities: Lunch is served at noon Mon-Fri, $4, call for reservation before 9a. 307-468-9267. Stop by Tuesday mornings for coffee and treats, with an exercise program at 9a. Seniors welcome Thu and Fri from 1-4p. Potluck at 5:30p third Mondays. Ask about medical equipment loans. 1113 2nd St., info 307-468-9251.
MAY 18 Centennial Museum Opens for Summer: 10a, 104 Ranch Ct., free, info 307-464-1222.
JUNE 21 Taste of Wright: Centennial Museum BBQ/ Smoking fundraiser. Brandon Jones Band will play. 5-10p, Southern Campbell County Ag Complex, $10, info 307-464-1222, [email protected].