Northeast Wyoming Events

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Buffalo

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

 

Crook County

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

 

Gillette

Rockpile-vanuatu-ed

THROUGH MAY 1
Views of Vanuatu: WWII Through the Lens of Jack Bennick:Temporary exhibit featuring original World War II images by photographer’s mate J.L. “Jack” Bennick, including military planes and ships, USO performances, native tribes of the region, and a little-known visit from Eleanor Roosevelt. 9a–5p, Rockpile Museum, free, info 307-682-5723.

MAY 12
Strawberry Festival Benefit:The festival will include lunch, entertainment, a silent auction, plant sale, kids games, local crafters and a bake sale, to benefit several area charities, including the Boys and Girls Club and Suicide Prevention. 9a-3p, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 203 Flying Circle Drive, free, info 307-682-4509.

JUNE 2
Dance Through the Decades:Dancing, silent auction and raffles to benefit the Rockpile Museum Association’s paid summer internship program. Sponsors include PRECorp and Basin Electric. Doors open at 6, dinner served at 6:30. $25, Campbell County Senior Center, info 908-962-7585, holyoak.sw@earthlink.net

TUESDAYS
Beginner Square Dance Lessons: 7p,  Rockpile Community Center, info 307-660-6318.

THIRD SATURDAYS
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

MAY 18
Moorcroft Clean Fling

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
Rural Landscapes:Traveling Exhibit presented by Wyoming State Museum, throughout the months of April and May, West Texas Trail Museum.

JULY 13-15
Jubilee Days:Rodeo, family activities, live performances and music on Friday. Saturday enjoy free breakfast and barbecue, performances, tournaments and more. Saturday night the Paul Bogart Band will provide music for a street dance. Sunday morning gather for a church service at Robinson Park, info 307-756-9300, www.moorcroftchamber.com.

JULY 13
Duffy Hudson One-Man Act as Houdini:7p, West Texas Trail Museum, info 307-756-9300, free, www.moorcroftchamber.com

 

Newcastle

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

 

Sundance

JUNE 2
9th Annual Old Stoney Art Auction: A social event filled with local art, spirits, fine food and auctions. $50 at the door. All proceeds will go toward restoration of Old Stoney. 4p, look for the big white tent on the corner of Main and 4th, info 307-283-3666.

JUNE 2
Street Dance: Croell, Inc. 50th anniversary celebration with a downtown street dance and entertainment by Chancey Williams & the Younger Brothers Band. 7-11p, Main Street, info 307-283-2221.

JUNE 19
Chamber of Commerce Meeting:6:30p, Sundance State Bank Meeting Room, info sundance.chamber@gmail.com.

JUNE 16
Wyoming Junior Rodeo:Competitors try for a spot in the finals. 9a–8p, Crook County Fairgrounds Arena, info 307-746-6277, www.wjra.info.

ONGOING
Quilts of Crook County: Old and new quilts, made and/or owned by Crook County residents on display at Crook County Library 9a-5p weekdays July 2-Aug 17,info crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.

TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS
Sip & Walk Tours:6 & 7:30p, Crook County Museum.

WEDNESDAYS THROUGH SCHOOL YEAR
Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers:10:30 a, Crook County Library.

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

MAY 10
Chamber of Commerce Meeting:at 12pm, location TBD, info 307-468-2642.

MAY 29
Library Summer Reading Program: 722 Fourth Street, info 307-468-2324.

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. Ask about medical equipment loans. 1113 2ndSt., info 307-468-9251.

 

Wright

JUNE 2
Durham Ranch Buffalo Stampede: 5k/10k Walk/Run to raise funds for Powder River Energy Foundation programs in northeast Wyoming. Registration at 7:30a, walk at 8a, run at 8:30a, at the Durham Ranch north of Wright on Hwy 59. $20 person, $40 family. A free breakfast is also served. Info http://durhambisonranch.com.