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01-SOUTHEAST

 

CHUGWATER

ONGOING Live Music: Acoustic jam session Thu, live music Fri & Sat. Stampede Saloon & Eatery, free, info 307-422-3200, [email protected].

ENCAMPMENT

ONGOING Grand Encampment Museum: Main Gallery and GEM Store winter hours most days 10a-4p, info 307-327-5308.

GUERNSEY

SUNDAYS VFW Bingo:1p, VFW Hall, info 307-836-2631.

FOURTH SUNDAYS American Legion Riders:2p, Crazy Tony’s Bar & Grill, info 307-575-0838.

LARAMIE

NOVEMBER 1,3 A Ghost’s Tale:Unexpected Company Senior Theatre production of a hauntingly funny story set in Laramie High School, 1952. Times vary, Alice Hardie Stevens Center, $20, 14 and under $5, info 307 761-1505.

MEDICINE BOW

FOURTH TUESDAYS Bingo: 7p, Community Hall, info 307-710-4045.

PINE BLUFFS

TUESDAYS Bingo: 1-3p, Pine Bluffs Senior Center, info 307-245-3816.

TORRINGTON

NOVEMBER 24 Turkey Trot: 5k fun run/walk at Eastern Wyoming College Campus. Info 307-532-8200.

 

SECOND TUESDAYS Lunch-N-Learn: Bring your lunch and questions about social media, human resources and more at Goshen County Economic Development talks. 12-1p, 21st&Main Loft, info 307-532-5162.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS Rex Young Rock Club: 7–8p, Senior Friendship Center, info 308-632-5574.

WOODS LANDING

NOVEMBER 2 Big Laramie Country Fair: Fundraiser will benefit Big Laramie Valley Volunteer Fire Department Woods Landing substation expansion. Craft vendors, raffles, breakfast and dinner by volunteer fire department. 9a-2p, Harmony School, info 307-760-6733.

YODER

NOVEMBER 2-3 Fall Community Dinners: The Yoder Woman’s Club will serve lunch on the first two days of pheasant hunting season. Coffee and homemade pie at 8:30a and lunch from 11a. Yoder Community Building, info 307-532-3524.

 

02-NORTHEAST

BUFFALO

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

CLEARMONT

ONGOING Historical Center: Center open Thu 2-4p, 1250 Front St, free. Historical Group meets 2p first Mon of the month at Clearmont Library, 1p third Mon of the month at Sheridan Library, info 307-758-4430.

GILLETTE

NOVEMBER 2, DECEMBER 21, JANUARY 18, FEBRUARY 15, MARCH 21 Saturday Farmers’ Market:Come out and enjoy a unique blend of crafts, produce, meats, jams, jellies and community. Always welcoming new vendors. 9a-noon, Gillette College Tech Center, info on Facebook.

NOVEMBER 13 Lee B. Alley: Wyoming’s highest-decorated Vietnam War veteran, author of “Back from War: Finding Hope and Understanding In Life After Combat,” released in 2007, will speak at 6p. Campbell County Rockpile Museum. Free, info 307-682-5723, rockpilemuseum.com.

JANUARY 11-19 Furniture Rehab Workshop: Northeast Wyoming Furniture Restorers host open hours workshop with demonstrations, mentoring and heated indoor space to work. 8a-9p, CAM-PLEX, $90 for nine days, info 307-682-3851, [email protected]

APRIL 24-25 WyoPoets Workshop: Poetry readings and workshops at this annual event. Ramada Plaza, info wyopoets.org.

TUESDAYS Levis and Lace:Square dance club will give modern square dance lessons, 7:30p, Rockpile Community Center, free trial lessons, info 307-660-7207.

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

HULETT

NOVEMBER 3 115thAnniversary of First Baptist Church: Dinner and anniversary party to follow 10:45 worship service. 125 N. Hwy 24, free, info 307-467-5779.

ONGOING Hulett Museum and Art Gallery:8a-4p Mon-Fri, free, info 307-467-5292.

LUSK

OCTOBER 31 Trick-or-treating: Parade and trick-or-treating at 4p downtown, 4-H carnival 5:30-8:30p at the fairgrounds. Info 1-800-223-LUSK.

NOVEMBER 8-10 Quilt till you wilt with Lickety Stitch: At the fairgrounds. Info 307-334-9963.

NOVEMBER 15 Chamber banquet: Country club, 6p, open to the public, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

NOVEMBER 15-16 Republican State Meeting: At the fairgrounds. More info tba.

NOVEMBER 21 Spirits Liquor & Gift Mart:Open house for the local business, Time TBA, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

NOVEMBER 29 Black Friday: Kick off shopping with cookies, hot cocoa and coupons, 9-11a, at Clark and Associates, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

DECEMBER 5 Same as It Once Was: Open house for the local business, 10a-7p, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

DECEMBER 7 Christmas Events: Gift bazaar at the fairgrounds from 10a-3p. Parade, Santa Claus and more downtown, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

DECEMBER 8 Library Christmas Program:1:30p, Niobrara County Library, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

MOORCROFT

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]

THIRD MONDAYS Moorcroft Historical Society: 5:45p, West Texas Trail Museum.

ONGOING Senior Center Events: Third Thu Birthday and Anniversary Dinner, meat provided, bring a side dish. 5p social hour, 6p dinner; fourth Thu toenail clinic 9a, info 307-756-9550.

NEWCASTLE

FRIDAYS Bingo: 7:30p, VFW Hall, free.

SECOND & FOURTH WEDNESDAYS GiGi’s Closet: Providing free gently-used clothing for the family. 9a-1p, First United Methodist Church, info 307-746-4119.

RANCHESTER

DECEMBER 7 Arts & Crafts Bazaar: 8a-2p, Ranchester Town Hall.

RECLUSE

JANUARY 25 Chili Cookoff: Recluse Community Trust fundraiser with live music and dance to follow cookoff. 5-7p, 110 Greenough Rd, $150 to enter cookoff, $10 to attend. Info on Facebook “Recluse Community.”

SHERIDAN

NOVEMBER 2 Met Live in HD: Massenet’s Manon:10:55a, WYO Theater, $21, $11 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 5 National Dance Company of Siberia:7:30p, WYO Theater, $30, $26.50 seniors & military, $18 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 7 National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra:6:30p, WYO Theater, $16, $11 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 9 Met Live in HD: Puccini’s Madama Butterfly:10:55a, WYO Theater, $21, $11 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 19 Bolshoi in Cinema: Le Corsaire:6p, WYO Theater, $16, $11 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 22 ETHEL/Robert Marabal, The River:7:30p, WYO Performing Arts & Education Center, $27.50, $22.50 senior & military, $16 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 23  Met Live in HD, Philip Glass’ Akhnaten:10:55a, WYO Performing Arts & Education Center, $21, $11 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 29 A Rockapella Holiday: 8:15p, WYO Performing Arts & Education Center, $35, $22.50 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

NOVEMBER 31 Warren Miller’s Timeless: 4p, WYO Performing Arts & Education Center, $14.50, $11.50 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

DECEMBER 5-7 San Diego Ballet’s Nutcracker:7:30p, Dec 7 2p, WYO Performing Arts & Education Center, $40, $36.50 senior & military, $20 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

DECEMBER 17  Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema, The Nutcracker, 6p, WYO Performing Arts & Education Center, $16, $11 student, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.

SUNDANCE

NOVEMBER 30 Small Business Saturday:Shop specials throughout town, 9a-5p. Info sundancewyoming.com.

NOVEMBER 30 Ladies’ Night Block Party:Wine, appetizers, non-alcoholic beverages served at multi-vendor event. 5p-8p, Downtown Sundance, event begins at Grid Hardware, $15, $20 at the door, info sundancewyoming.com.

DECEMBER 6 Lighted Christmas Parade:The theme is an old time Christmas, 5:30p, downtown Sundance, infosundancewyoming.com.

DECEMBER 13 Sundance Holiday Hoopla:Raffle drawing and 50/50, 5:30p, Longhorn Saloon & Grill, infosundancewyoming.com.

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.

WEDNESDAYS Farmers’ Market: 5-7p, Old Town, info 307-468-9323.

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

ONGOING Library Events: Story time for toddlers and preschoolers 10:30a Wed; Lunch Bunch book discussion group11a fourth Thu; Quilting @ the Library6-8p last Mon. Crook County Library, info 307-283-1006 or [email protected]

UPTON

NOVEMBER 9 Bountiful Bazaar:10a-4p, Goose Landing, info 307-468-2506, [email protected]

NOVEMBER 14 Chamber of Commerce Monthly Meeting: 12p, info 307-468-2642.

NOVEMBER 28 Thanksgiving dinner: 11a-1:30p, Upton Methodist Church, free.

DECEMBER 14 Christmas Bazaar:9a-3p, Goose Landing, free, info 307-468-2506, gooselandingwy.com.

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 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 2ndSt., info 307-468-9251.

 

03-NORTHWEST

CODY

ONGOING Cody Country Art League Gallery:9a–5p Mon-Fri, 836 Sheridan Ave, info 307-587-3597.

DUBOIS

NOVEMBER 2 Bighorn Bash: Fine dining, live and silent auctions, games and more to benefit National Bighorn Sheep Center. 5:30p, Headwaters Events Center. Fundraiser often sells out, register in advance, 307-455-3429. PHOTO BY MORGAN BEAVERS

 

NOVEMBER-MARCH Guided Wildlife Viewing Tours: Hours-long guided tours include biology, history and photo opportunities. Bag lunches available on request. National Bighorn Sheep Center, $200, $100 for groups of two or more. Register 48 hours in advance 307-455-3429. PHOTO BY BILL SINCAVAGE

NOVEMBER 23 Dubois Whiskey, Wine and Craft Beer Tasting: Appetizers, live entertainment. 3-5p, Ramshorn Inn Liquor & Fine Wine, $5, adults only. Info 307-450-7052, [email protected] PHOTO BY DIXIE MATLACK

NOVEMBER30 Christmas in Dubois:Skip Ewing Concert. Award-winning singer, songwriter and recording artist will perform. 4:30p & 7:30p, Dennison Lodge. $15, children under 6 free. Tickets/info skipewing.com/tour, 307-455-2556.

DECEMBER 6 High Country Christmas Extravaganza:Vendors, Christmas tree decorating contest, gingerbread house contest, live caroling, cash prizes, warm chili and Santa. 4-7p, Headwaters Arts Center, info 307-455-2687.

DECEMBER 7 Christmas Open House: Decorations and goodies for guests, along with discounts in the gift shop and free admission to the museum., 10a-4p, Dubois Museum, info307-455-2284.

DECEMBER 7 Holiday Open House:Christmas gifts on sale, free admission to the museum and holiday treats and cider. 10a-4p, National Bighorn Sheep Center, info bighorn.org/event/holiday-open-house-2/.

DECEMBER 14 Breakfast with Bighorns: Join Center staff for a driving tour and short trek to a local bighorn sheep viewing area. A light breakfast will be provided. 8-10a, National Bighorn Sheep Center, Suggested $15 donation, info bighorn.org/event/breakfast-with-bighorns-3.

DECEMBER 19 Wild Game Harvest and Potluck Feast:Bring your favorite big game, harvest dishes and drinks to share. 5-8p, National Bighorn Sheep Center, info 307-455-3429, bighorn.org/event/wild-game-harvest-potluck-feast.

DECEMBER 20 Family Movie Night: The new release of The Lion King will start at 6p, Dubois Public Library, info 307-455-2992.

DECEMBER 21 All-day Movies: Playing different movies and serving popcorn. 11a-4p, Dubois Public Library, info 307-455-2992.

TBA New Year’s Eve “Eve” Party:Dance to the music of Packin’ the Mail, Bring finger food and beverage. 7-11p, Headwaters Art and Conference Center, donations accepted. Info 307-455-2687, headwaterscenter.org.

ONGOING Library Activities: Lego Club for grades K-5, 3:30p Tuesdays; Story Time for birth-5 years 10:30a Fridays; and Lego Duplo Club for toddlers and preschoolers 11a Fridays. Dubois Public Library, info 307-455-2992.

LANDER

NOVEMBER 16 Stradivarius Instrument Performances:The Fremont Symphony Orchestra will perform the Johannes Brahms “Double Concerto” with soloists Evan Drachman, on the Piatigorsky Cello, and Elizabeth Pitcairn, on the Red Violin. 7p, Lander High School, $10, $5 students, $20 families, info 307-332-6776.

NOVEMBER 30 Light Up Lander:Cookies & cocoa with a special visit from Santa, 3-5p, Mr. D’s Food Center. Lighted parade down Main Street, 6p. Info [email protected]

NOVEMBER 1-DECEMBER 14 Celebrating Women’s Suffrage in Wyoming:Special anniversary show. Opening reception 6p Nov 1, open Tue-Thu 10-6p, Fri-Sat 10-4p, Lander Art Center, free, info 307-332-5772, landerartcenter.com.

DECEMBER 1 Art in the Afternoon:Regional art show, entertainment and refreshments. 10a-3p, Lander Community Center, $2, info 307-332-5772 landerartcenter.com/artintheafternoon.

DECEMBER 7 Old-time Christmas Open House: Enjoy Christmas music, crafts, treats, Christmas exhibits and discounts in the museum gift store. 5-7p, Pioneer Museum, free, info 307-332-3339.

DECEMBER 28-30 Hand-Game Tournament:Guaranteed payout awards, Shoshone Rose Casino and Hotel. Free to watch. Info 307-349-7805, shoshonerose.com.

DECEMBER 31-JANUARY 1 New Year’s Eve Party:Come see a special Midnight Fireworks Show. 10p-1:30a., Shoshone Rose Casino and Hotel. Info 307-206-7000, shoshonerose.com.

SUNDAYS Swing Dancing at the Coalter Loft: 6-9p, 126 Main St. Free, info 307-332-8228.

ONGOING First Friday: New artist and local musician each month. Art show reception 5p, music 6p. Middle Fork Restaurant. Info 307-335-5035, facebook.com/MiddleForkCafe.

MEETEETSE

DECEMBER 14 Christmas in Meeteetse: Every year, this event gets bigger and better. A huge Craft Fair with extra-fun activities at Santa’s Workshop for kids, visit with santa, with photos, carriage rides all over town, games, memory tree lighting, outdoor activities including a bonfire, beer garden and good food. Info 307-868-2454, [email protected]

RIVERTON

NOVEMBER 1 Riverton Fall Classic Poker Tournament: Wind River Casino, info 307-851-5394, windriverhotelcasino.com.

NOVEMBER 14 What’s the Deal about J.B. Okie: Caretaker for the Okie Manor in Lost Cabin will present on the life of one of Fremont County’s sheep barons. 6:30p, Riverton Museum, free, info 307-856-2665.

DECEMBER 5-6 Festival of Trees:This year’s theme is The Land Of Oz. Thursday: photo with Santa, cakewalk and face painting, 6-8p, $10 per family. Friday: Gala with dinner, entertainment, auctions. 6:30-9:30p, $50, $75 couple. Riverton Fairgrounds, info 307-856-5576, [email protected]

DECEMBER 14 Christmas Open House and Children’s Tree Decorating:Come by and enjoy the museum with some hot cocoa, Christmas snacks and discounts in the museum gift store from 10a-4p. Children are invited to make historically inspired Christmas decorations with the staff of the museum from 2-4p. Riverton Museum, info 307-856-2665.

THURSDAYS Music Jam: Sing or play folk, classic, country, bluegrass, old time rock n’ roll and more. 6:30-8:30p, Brown Sugar Roastery, free, info 307-856-2518.

TEN SLEEP

SECOND SUNDAYS Open Mic Night: All ages welcome, winter hours 3-5p, Ten Sleep Brewing Co., info tensleepbrewingco.com.

THIRD THURSDAYS Jam Night: All ages welcome, winter hours 7p, Ten Sleep Brewing Co., info tensleepbrewingco.com.

THERMOPOLIS

NOVEMBER 23 Holiday Affair Craft Fair: 9a-3p, Thermopolis Middle School.

DECEMBER 1 Tour of Homes:See campers decorated for the season, 4-8p, Hot Springs State Park Headquarters parking lot.

DECEMBER 3 Christmas Tree Festival: TBD

DECEMBER 16 Merry Christmas Market Shopping Spree

SECOND FRIDAYS ArtStroll: Stroll on Broadway Street in Historic Downtown Thermopolis. The theme for Sept 13 is “Get Your Chalk On.” Info 307-864-3002, [email protected]

WORLAND

NOVEMBER 8 Mammoth Quick Draw: Dozens of artists will create artwork to be auctioned off during fundraiser for Washakie Museum & Worland Rotary Club. Dinner, drinks and entertainment. 5:30-10p, Washakie Museum. $45, info 307-347-4102.

DECEMBER 7 Parade of Lights: The theme will be A Storybook Christmas, 6p, Big Horn Ave., info 307-347-3226.

DECEMBER 14, 19, 20, 21 A Christmas Carol Musical: Washakie Museum, info 307-347-4102.

 

04-SOUTHWEST

FORT BRIDGER

DECEMBER 15 Victorian Christmas at the Fort: Visit the Commanding Officer’s Quarters for children’s activities, caroling, pictures with Santa, readings of The Night Before Christmas, and refreshments. Sponsored by the Fort Bridger Historical Association. 2-5p, Fort Bridger State Historic Site,$5 per person, 12 and under free, info 307-782-3842.

JANUARY 1, 2020 First Day Hike: Take in history, scenery, and make new friends as you walk one mile around the site with refreshments to follow. 1p, Fort Bridger State Historic Site,free, info 307-782-3842.

TUESDAYS Bingo: 6p, American Legion Hall, info 307-780-5489.

LYMAN

SECOND FRIDAYS Lego Club:10a–noon, Lyman Branch Library, ages 8 & up, free, info 307-787-6556, uintalibrary.org.

MOUNTAIN VIEW

WEDNESDAYS Storytime: 11a, Uinta County Library, info 307-782-3161.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS Chamber of Commerce Community Luncheon:For business owners and individuals alike. $15/plate, noon, Mountain View Town Hall, RSVP [email protected], 307-787-6378.

ONGOING Community Classes: Fitness, computer, workforce and kid’s classes are available. Valley Learning Center, times and prices vary. Info valleylearningcenter.coursestorm.com or 307-782-6401.