March What’s Happening

Pictured: Thermopolis ArtStroll

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Please remember that events from the 20th of April to the 20th of May are included in the March issue. Also, be sure to include the date, title, description, time, cost, location, address and contact information for each event. Send a photo for consideration as the Featured Event.

 

Northwest

Arapahoe
MARCH 31  Northern Arapaho’s Easter Indian Powwow: 12a-10p. Held at the intersection of Great Plains Rd. & 17 Mile Rd. Info 307-258-6165, info@windriver.org.

 

Cody
THIRD SUNDAYS  The Wyoming Fiddler Assoc. District #2 Jam: 1–4p, Cassie’s Supper Club, info 307-754-2687.
ONGOING  Cody Country Art League Gallery: 9a–5p Mon.­–Fri., 836 Sheridan Ave, info 587-3597.

 

Dubois
MARCH 31. Jammin’ at the Museum: Third season of music jams will be the last Saturday of the month all year long. Come play, sing or just soak in the sounds, 2p, Dubois Museum, 909 West Ramshorn, info 307-455-2284 or duboismuseum@gmail.com.
FRIDAYS. Family Story Time: 10:30a, birth through 5 years, Dubois Public Library, 202 N First St, info 455-2992.

 

Lander
APRIL 19. Atlantic City: 150 Years: This Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series program will focus on the illustrated history of the historic gold mining community by author and resident Bob Townsend. 7p, free, Pioneer Museum, info 307-332-3339.

 

Jackson
ONGOING THROUGH APRIL 7. Elk Refuge Sleigh Rides:
Passengers routinely see wildlife while riding in a horse-drawn sleigh. 10a-4p, $23 adults, $15 children 5-12, under 5 free, Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center, info 307-733-0277.
FRIDAYS THROUGH MARCH 30  Feathered Fridays: Over 2,600 people attended the raptor programs last season, viewing live birds at the Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center. 12a-2p, free. School and non-profit groups are encouraged to sign up for a private Friday group raptor lesson from 11:30a-12p, info 307-739-9322.

 

Lander
ONGOING. Wild Horse Sanctuary Tours: See wild horses, learn Native American horse culture & history. Daily by appt. Wind River Wild Horse Sanctuary, 8216 Hwy. 287, info wrwhs10@gmail.com or windriverwildhorses.com.

 

Riverton
APRIL 14 Rabbit Hide Painting: Karina Bryant present a McDonald’s Children’s Exploration Series program. This is a hands-on activity inspired by traditional Native American practices. $5, must register, 2p, Riverton Museum, info 307-856-2665.

 

Shell
DAILY  Art Shelter Gallery and Shop: Open 7 days a week, coffee and tea for browsers free.

                            

Ten Sleep
FIRST THURSDAYS  Acoustic Open Mic Night: 7p, Ten Sleep Brewing Co., info tensleepbrewingco.com.
THIRD THURSDAYS  Open JAM Night: 7p, Ten Sleep Brewing Co., info tensleepbrewingco.com.

 

Thermopolis
SECOND FRIDAYS  ArtStroll: Stroll on Broadway Street in Historic Downtown Thermopolis. Artists, live music and art activities. 5-8p, info 307-864-3002, gatherer@panix.com.

 

Southwest

Bridger Valley
APRIL 12, 13, 14  Community Blood Draws: Visit Urie Crossroads Mall for a health check. Most patients are asked to fast 12 hours before the draw. Cost based on type of draw and insurance, 6-10a, info 307-787-3800.
APRIL 28  Health Fair: All ages encouraged to come. Free, 8-11a, Lyman High School, 1305 E. Clark St., info 307-787-3800.
SECOND WEDNESDAYS  Chamber of Commerce Community Luncheon: Topics vary each month and are a great wealth of information for business owners and individuals alike. $15/plate, noon, Mountain View Town Hall, RSVP bvchamber@bvea.net, 307-787-6378.

 

Fort Bridger
TUESDAYS  Bingo: 6:45p, American Legion Hall, info 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.

 

Northeast

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

 

Gillette
MARCH 22  2018 Northeast Wyoming Career Fair: Campbell County and surrounding area employers will take applications and interview candidates at this event, free, 11a-4p, Gillette College Technical Center, info/registration 307-682-9313, tammy.maxted@wyo.gov
MARCH 23  Bunko Fundraiser: Benefits American Cancer Society Relay for Life Team Rita’s Rebels. Signup 6:30p, Start 7p, American Legion, 200 Rockpile, info 307-682-9857.
TUESDAYS Beginner Square Dance Lessons: 7p, Rockpile Community Center, info 307-660-6318.
THIRD SATURDAY Winter Farmer’s Market: 9a-12p, Nov.-June, Gillette College Tech Center Building.
ONGOING  Ava Community Art Center: Info avacenter.org or 682-9133.

 

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

 

Moorcroft
MARCH 30  Living Last Supper: Presented by Moorcroft Interfaith Community, 7p, Moorcroft Town Center Library. Free.
THIRD THURSDAYS  Birthday and Anniversary Dinner: Meat provided, bring a side dish. 5p social hour, 6p dinner, Senior Center.

 

Newcastle
FRIDAYS  Bingo: 7:30p, VFW Hall, free.

 

Sundance
MARCH 20  Sundance Chamber monthly meeting: 6:30p, Sundance State Bank meeting room adjacent to the post office, info sundance.chamber@gmail.com.
MARCH 23  Titan Missiles in the Black Hills: Historical program presented by Tim Velder, free, 7p, library meeting room, 414 Main Street, Sundance, info, 307-283-1006 or crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.
WEDNESDAYS THROUGH SCHOOL YEAR  Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: 10:30 a, Crook County Library.
TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS  Sip & Walk Tours: 6 & 7:30p, Crook County Museum.
WEDNESDAYS  Belly Dance Class: $5, 5:20p, VFW Hall, East Oak Street, info 307-290-0507.
WEDNESDAYS AND THURSDAYS  Yoga: $5, 4:30p Wed, 5:30p Thu, Central Office Gym, info 307-282-0769.
THIRD THURSDAYS  Lunch Bunch Book Discussion Group: 11a, free, Crook County Library, info 283-1006 or crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.
LAST MONDAY OF THE MONTH  Quilting @ The Library: Bring your own quilting project and equipment, library provides space and outlets, 6-8p, free, library meeting room, info, 283-1006, crookcountylib@rangeweb.net

Upton
MARCH 9  Library 50th Birthday Open House: Celebrate with cake and coffee. 1-3p, 722 4th St., 307-468-2324.
MARCH 10  Festival of Tables: Guests enjoy dinner, dessert, silent auction and entertainment while raising money for Main Street Upton, $175 for 8-seat table, 6:30p, Community Center, info uptonchamberofcommerce@gmail.com.
TUESDAY MORNINGS  
Senior Center Activities: Stop by Tuesday mornings for coffee and treats, with an exercise program at 9a. Seniors welcome Thu and Fri from 1-4p. Ask about medical equipment loans. 1113 2nd St., 307-468-9251.

 

Southeast

Centennial
ONGOING  Nici Self Historical Museum: Thurs-Sun, noon-4p, 2734 Hwy 130, info fvseifert@msn.com.

 

Chugwater
APRIL 6  Karaoke Contest: Finalists will compete for the $100 prize. Stampede Saloon & Eatery, 417 1st St., info stampedefun@aol.com.
THURSDAYS  Acoustic Jam Session: Come to play an instrument, sing or listen, 6p, Stampede Saloon, 417 1st St., free, info 422-3200.
FRIDAYS. Farmers’ Market: 8–10:30a, Chugwater Town Park.

  

Encampment
ONGOING  Grand Encampment Museum: Main Gallery and GEM Store is open most weekdays, Mon-Friday 10a – 4p, info 307-327-5308

 

Fort Laramie
APRIL 28 Honoring The Spirit: Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the signing of the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie, sunrise to sunset, Fort Laramie National Historic Site, info 307-532-3879.

  

Guernsey
THIRD MONDAYS   Book Discussion Group: 7p, info 575-1384.
Tri-City Arts Guild: 6:30p, info 575-1384.
SUNDAYS  VFW Bingo: 1p, VFW Hall, info 836-2631.
FOURTH SUNDAYS American Legion Riders: 2p, Crazy Tony’s Bar & Grill, info 307-575-0838.

 

Hartville
FOURTH SUNDAYS  Hartville Museum & Community Center: Free music jam for musicians and listeners. Everyone is welcome. Bring snacks and have fun! 4–6p, info 307-836-2288.

 

Hawk Springs
MARCH 10  Goose Cook-off: Bring your best recipe for a chance to win cash prizes. There will be free food, a cash bar, karaoke and a raffle during this event to benefit the Hawk Springs community. Judging at 4:30p, open to the public at 5:30p. Hawk Springs Community Building, info 307-575-1511, www.goosecookoff.com.

 

Laramie
MARCH 28-31 The Tender Land: Aaron Copland’s opera is a vivid portrait of the Midwest during the Great Depression. 7:30, Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts Main Stage, University of Wyoming. Tickets $14, student and senior discounts. Info 307-766-2160.

 

Lusk
MARCH 24  Easter Egg Hunt: North Side Park at 1p SHARP.
MARCH 30 Welcome Home to Vets: Governor Mead to join celebration to welcome vets at the Elks Lodge at 2p.
APRIL 19  Hospital Auxiliary Fundraiser: Salad Luncheon at the fairgrounds from 11a-1:30p. Cost TBA.

 

Medicine Bow
SECOND TUESDAYS Bingo: 6:30p, Community Hall, info 307-399-4751.

 

Pine Bluffs
TUESDAYS  Bingo: 7p, Recreation meeting room, 25¢ per card, 14 games, info 307-245-3301.

 

Torrington
MARCH 16  Torrington Rotary 17th Annual Rotary Wine Tasting Gala: $30, 5:30p, Goshen County Rendezvous Center at Fairgrounds, info 307-532-2111.
SECOND TUESDAYS  Coffee with Local Commissioners: 8-9a, free, Java Jar, info 307-532-5162.
SECOND WEDNESDAYS  Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Group: 1p, free, chapel at Torrington Community Hospital, info 534-7039.
Rex Young Rock Club: 7–8p, Senior Friendship Center.
THURSDAYS  TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly): 8–10a, Senior Friendship Center, info 307-334-3358.
APRIL 5  Self Defense for kids: For ages 6-10, $15, 6:30-7p, Torrington Police Department.
APRIL 10  Business Round Table: 12a-1p, 21st & Main, info 307-532-3879.

 

Wheatland
MARCH 20  Platte County Chamber Community Mixer: Come see what the Lodging Tax Board has been doing and learn how you could potentially apply for a grant! Open to the public, refreshments provided. 5-7p, Platte County Chamber/Visitor Center.