Northeast Wyoming Events

BUFFALO

THURSDAYS  Bluegrass Jam Session:6:30p, Occidental Saloon, free, info 307-684-0451.

CLEARMONT

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.

CROOK COUNTY

FIRST MONDAY Promotion Board meets the first Monday of every other month at 4:30 pm alternating between Moorcroft, Hulett, Sundance, and Pine Haven.

GILLETTE

Dear Folks

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 [email protected]

 

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.

JUNE 4-14 ACCESS Employment Summer Program:Summer program for ages 14-21 combines online instruction and college visit. Online June 4, 6, 11, 12; Gillette College 9a-4p June 14. Free to qualified students, info http://www.uwyo.edu/wind/accessemployment/summer.html

JUNE 22 Black & Yellow Theatre, Powder River Basin Voicesfrom the Black Hills to Yellowstone: Learn about life during the Custer expedition of 1874 and the Black Hills Gold Rush. 11a, 2p, Rockpile Museum, free, info 307-682-5723.

JUNE 25 Wyoming: Home of the Women’s Vote:Presentation for the Wyoming Women’s Suffrage Celebration. 7p, Rockpile Museum, free, info 307-685-1231.

JUNE 27 Rosebud:June 17, 1876: Historian and author Paul Hedren will present his new book. 7p, Rockpile Museum, free, info 307-682-5723

ONGOING Ava Community Art Center: Info avacenter.org or 307-682-9133.

HULETT

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.

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 Hours5-7p, Lusk Herald, free, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

JUNE 22 Alumni and other related events, including free BBQ at Lusk State Bank, book sale and ice cream social at the library. Alumni Banquet that evening. Info 1-800-223-LUSK.

JUNE 29 American Legion celebration at the fairgrounds:Help them celebrate being the oldest American Legion in the United States. Info 1-800-223-LUSK.

JULY 12-13 Legend of Rawhide:Play and related events at the fairgrounds., info legendofrawhide.com.

JULY 11-14 Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall:At Niobrara County High School baseball field, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

MOORCROFT

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]

NEWCASTLE

FRIDAYS Bingo: 7:30p, VFW Hall, free.

JUNE 22 Bowling Pin Shoot:Centerfire and rimfire pistol categories, 9a registration, 10a competition, Weston County Sportsman’s Club, info 307-746-4010, [email protected]

JULY 4 The Fourth at the Four Way: Celebration featuring Neal McCoy, 4p, Pinnacle Bank, info 307-746-4466, monumentaltix.com.

THURSDAYS STARTING JULY 11 Newcastle Farmer’s Market:Community market features local produce, prepared foods and crafts. Through the end of September. 5-7p, Weston County Fairgrounds, free, info 307-630-6169, [email protected]

SHERIDAN

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.

SUNDANCE

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.

JULY 11 Cemetery Walk: 6:30p, Mt Moriah Cemetery, free, info 307-283-1008.

JULY 16 Chamber of Commerce Meeting: Members and community folks welcome, 6:30p, SSB meeting room, info [email protected].

JULY 20-28 Crook County Fair – Seeing the Future Thru the Pasture: Youth rodeo, ranch horse competition, concert, story time, games, jump house, parade, pig wrestling , livestock sale and more. Crook County Fairgrounds, info www.crookcofair.com.

WEDNESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Yoga: $5, 4:30p Wed, 5:30p Thu, Central Office Gym, info 307-282-0769.

TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Sip ‘n Walk Living History Tours: Adults & children welcome,6:30p Jul 9-Aug 28, meet at Crook County Courthouse Gazebo. Group rates available, info 307-283-3666.

ONGOING Library Events: Story time for toddlers and preschoolers 10:30a Wednesdays; Lunch Bunch book discussion group 11a fourth Thursdays; Quilting @ the Library 6-8p last Mondays. Crook County Library, info 307-283-1006 or [email protected]

UPTON

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.

JULY 13 Weston County Health Services Scholarship Fund Golf Fundraiser: Four Person Scramble, 8a, Cedar Pines County Club, $200 /team, info 307-468-2696.

JULY 19-21 Wyoming Woodstock Battle of the Bands: 5p, Goose Landing, $40/wristband, Check-in at  5PM.  Contact Alice Savage, 468-2506.

JULY 20 Fun Days: Activities will take place all day, parade starts at 10a, 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.

WRIGHT

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].