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.
OPENING FEBRUARY 26, 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@example.com.
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.
APRIL 12-13 Spring Fling Dance: Levis & Lace Square Dance Club hosts its annual event at Boys and Girl Club, 410 Lakeside Dr. $40/weekend. Info 307-660-6318.
TUESDAYS Levis and Lace 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 307-682-9133.
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.
ONGOING Hulett Museum and Art Gallery:8a–4p Mon.–Fri., free, info 307-467-5292.
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.
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.
MARCH 7 Morgan Price Artist Talk:Printmaker will talk at 4p with reception to follow. Exhibit ongoing to April 14. Whitney Center for the Arts, free and open to the public, info whitneyarts.org.
MARCH 7-10 9 to 5 The Musical: Set in the late 1970s, this hilarious story of friendship and revenge in the Rolodex era is outrageous, thought-provoking and even a little romantic. 7:30p, Mar 10 2p, WYO Theater, $20, students $17, info 307-672-9084.
MARCH 8-9 Coppélia:Ballet Jörgen + Billings Symphony,Coppélia is one of the world’s oldest surviving ballets and is the best known and most performed comedic ballet. 7p Mar 8, 2p Mar 9, Whitney Center for the Arts, ticket prices vary, info whitneyarts.org.
MARCH 12 Bolshoi in Cinema, Sleeping Beauty:Classical ballet based on fairy tale. 6p, WYO Theater, $21, students $11, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
MARCH 16 St. Paddy’s Day Celebration with Colcannon:Irish music performed live by Colcannon. 7:30p, WYO Theater, $26, military $22.50, student $17, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
MARCH 17 Sheridan College Symphony Band: Eric Richards directs, 2p, Whitney Center for the Arts, free and open to the public, info whitneyarts.org.
MARCH 19 B – The Underwater Bubble Show:A modern fairy tale with well-balanced blend of drama, mime, dance, puppetry, juggling, contortionism, sand art and magic. Suitable for all ages. 6p, WYO Theater, $13.50, senior/military $11, student $7, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
APRIL 9 Bolshoi in Cinema: The Golden Age, 6p, WYO Theater, $21, $11 students, info 307-672-9084, wyotheater.com.
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 16 Banff Mountain Film Festival: 6:30p, WYO Theater, $20, $10 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
MARCH 14 Chamber of Commerce Meeting: Noon, Remy’s Diner, info 307-468-2642.
MARCH 23 Festival of Tables:Chamber event, 6p, Upton Community Center, paid by sponsors, info 307-468-2642.
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@example.com.
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.