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Jul
31
Sun
Second Chance Cat Rescue participates in ‘Saving Pets Challenge’ @ Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue
Jul 31 all-day

SHERIDAN — Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue has joined a fundraising campaign for organizations focused on reducing shelter euthanasia, “Saving Pets Challenge.”

The nonprofit is competing for more than $150,000 in grants for innovative programs that expand lifesaving capacity in communities.

The Saving Pets Challenge launched on July 5 and runs through Aug. 4 at 2 p.m.

The team that raises the most during the challenge wins a $50,000 donation; second place gets $30,000; third gets $20,000; fourth gets $10,000; and fifth gets $5,000. Weekly Bonus Challenges enable charities to win up to another $35,000.

To help Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue win the “Saving Pets Challenge” see http://tinyurl.com/scscr to donate.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is located at 945 Werco Ave.

Monarch/Underground Miners picnic set for July 31 @ Pine Island Campgrounds in the Bighorn Mountains
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Monarch/Underground Coal Miners picnic will take place July 31 at 10 a.m. at Pine Island Campgrounds in the Bighorn Mountains.

The event is for the descendants of Monarch Coal Mine workers and the community to celebrate the role miners played in Wyoming’s history.

For more information call Nancy Herdt at 737-2388.

Goose Creek Polo Cup set for July 31 @ Flying H Polo Club
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Downtown Sheridan Association and The Flying H Polo Club will host the seventh annual Goose Creek High Goal Polo Cup on July 31 from 5-8 p.m.

The cost to attend is $10 per carload and gates open at 3 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets, but no dogs. Concessions will be available to purchase.

The money raised will help support the DSA and its efforts to support stream restoration in Sheridan.

For more information or to sign up as a vendor, call Beth Holsinger at 672-8881.

The Flying H Polo Club is located at 280 Bird Farm Road in Big Horn.

Wyoming Theater Festival begins Monday @ WYO Theater and Mars Theater
Jul 31 @ 6:12 pm – 7:12 pm

SHERIDAN — The two-week Wyoming Theater Festival will take place July 18 through July 31 at the WYO Theater and Mars Theater.

A free and family-friendly “Green Show” will show each day, plus four different full-length plays that will run in repertory rotating between a matinée and evening show each day.

Also workshops, discussions, tours, readings and other events will start early morning and go into the evening.

For more information see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com, call DannyLee Hodnett at 674-6446, ext. 3001, or email info@wyomingtheaterfestival.com.

The WYO Theater and Mars Theater is located at 42 N. Main St.

Aug
1
Mon
Second Chance Cat Rescue participates in ‘Saving Pets Challenge’ @ Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue
Aug 1 all-day

SHERIDAN — Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue has joined a fundraising campaign for organizations focused on reducing shelter euthanasia, “Saving Pets Challenge.”

The nonprofit is competing for more than $150,000 in grants for innovative programs that expand lifesaving capacity in communities.

The Saving Pets Challenge launched on July 5 and runs through Aug. 4 at 2 p.m.

The team that raises the most during the challenge wins a $50,000 donation; second place gets $30,000; third gets $20,000; fourth gets $10,000; and fifth gets $5,000. Weekly Bonus Challenges enable charities to win up to another $35,000.

To help Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue win the “Saving Pets Challenge” see http://tinyurl.com/scscr to donate.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is located at 945 Werco Ave.

Sheridan County Fair set for Aug. 1-8 @ The Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Aug 1 – Aug 8 all-day

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Fair will take place Aug. 1- 8.

The event will include family fun focused on livestock competitions featuring animals that were raised and shown by 4-H members, with cooking and crafts competitions for 4-H members and the community.

For the complete schedule of events see sherfair.com.

There is no cost to attend. For more information call Liz Shaffer at 674-2980 or the fairgrounds office at 672-2079.

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds are located at 1753 Victoria St.

Wesleyan Church to host Mega Sports and Stuff camp @ Sheridan Wesleyan Church
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Wesleyan Church will host a free summer camp for kids age 4 to fifth grade on Aug. 1-4 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Elementary kids can choose between flag football, basketball, soccer, cheer leading, drama and art. Preschool and kindergarten students will learn the basic skills needed for these sports.

Register at Sheridan Wesleyan Church or online at www.sheridanwesleyan.org.

For more information call the church office at 672-0612.

The Sheridan Wesleyan Church is located at 404 W. Brundage Lane.

Aug
2
Tue
Second Chance Cat Rescue participates in ‘Saving Pets Challenge’ @ Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue
Aug 2 all-day

SHERIDAN — Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue has joined a fundraising campaign for organizations focused on reducing shelter euthanasia, “Saving Pets Challenge.”

The nonprofit is competing for more than $150,000 in grants for innovative programs that expand lifesaving capacity in communities.

The Saving Pets Challenge launched on July 5 and runs through Aug. 4 at 2 p.m.

The team that raises the most during the challenge wins a $50,000 donation; second place gets $30,000; third gets $20,000; fourth gets $10,000; and fifth gets $5,000. Weekly Bonus Challenges enable charities to win up to another $35,000.

To help Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue win the “Saving Pets Challenge” see http://tinyurl.com/scscr to donate.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is located at 945 Werco Ave.

Wesleyan Church to host Mega Sports and Stuff camp @ Sheridan Wesleyan Church
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Wesleyan Church will host a free summer camp for kids age 4 to fifth grade on Aug. 1-4 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Elementary kids can choose between flag football, basketball, soccer, cheer leading, drama and art. Preschool and kindergarten students will learn the basic skills needed for these sports.

Register at Sheridan Wesleyan Church or online at www.sheridanwesleyan.org.

For more information call the church office at 672-0612.

The Sheridan Wesleyan Church is located at 404 W. Brundage Lane.

Jentel artists to present to public Tuesday @ Sagebrush Community Art Center
Aug 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Jentel Artist Residency program will feature August residents in an event open to the public on Tuesday from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Sagebrush Community Art Center.

   Presenters will include mixed media/letterpress artist Alexander Lee Landerman of Stevens Point, Wisconsin; printmaker Morgan Price of Bloomington, Illinois; novelist Susan Norman of Dallas, Texas; fiction writer Katherine Min of Asheville, North Carolina; and sculptor Jayne Struble of Columbus, Ohio.

   The event is free and open to the public and refreshments will be available. For more information contact Lynn Reeves at 737-2311 or email at jentel@jentelarts.org.

The Sagebrush Community Art Center is located at 201 E. Fifth St.

Dayton candidate meet and greet planned for Aug. 2 @ Tongue River Valley Community Center
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

SHERIDAN — A meet and greet for the Dayton Town Council and Sheridan County Commission candidates will take place at the Tongue River Valley Community Center in Dayton on Aug. 2 from 7-9:30 p.m.

Attendees are encouraged to stop in and get to know the candidates, ask questions and be informed.

For more information contact Dixie Johnson at 672-2485.

The Tongue River Valley Community Center is located at 1100 U.S. Highway 14 in Dayton.

Concerts in the Park continue Tues. @ Kendrick Park
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The Concerts in the Park series will return to Sheridan every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. through Aug. 16 at Kendrick Park.

These monthly events are made possible with the sponsorship of the John and Dorthy Duncan Trust, First Interstate Bank, Sheridan Recreation District and contributions through the Sheridan Arts Council.

Performances for the 2016 summer season will include:

• July 5 — Joey Leone Chop Shop Band from Vermont

• July 12 — Marshall Star Band

• July 19 — Community Concert Band Directed by Diane Knutson

• Jul 26 — Country Road 5 Band

• August 2 — The Hanson Family Band from Oregon

• August 9 — Community Concert Band directed by Diane Knutson

• August 16 — Community Concert Band directed by Pat Malone

Concerts in the Park continue Tuesday @ Kendrick Park.
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The Concerts in the Park series will return to Sheridan every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. through Aug. 16 at Kendrick Park.

These monthly events are made possible with the sponsorship of the John and Dorthy Duncan Trust, First Interstate Bank, Sheridan Recreation District and contributions through the Sheridan Arts Council.

Performances for the 2016 summer season will include:

• Aug. 2 — The Hanson Family Band from Oregon

• Aug. 9 — Community Concert Band directed by Diane Knutson

• Aug. 16 — Community Concert Band directed by Pat Malone

Concerts in the Park return Tuesday
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

 SHERIDAN — The Concerts in the Park series will return to Sheridan every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. from June 28 to Aug. 16 in Kendrick Park.

This event is sponsored by the John and Dorthy Duncan Trust, First Interstate Bank, Sheridan Recreation District and contributions through the Sheridan Arts Council.

Performances for the season will include:

• June 28 — Chris Jones and the Southern Outlaws from Nashville Tennessee

• July 5 — Joey Leone Chop Shop Band from Vermont

• July 12 — Marshall Star Band

• July 19 — Community Concert Band Directed by Diane Knutson

• Jul 26 — Country Road 5 Band

• August 2 — The Hanson Family Band from Oregon

• August 9 — Community Concert Band directed by Diane Knutson

• August 16 — Community Concert Band directed by Pat Malone

Aug
3
Wed
Second Chance Cat Rescue participates in ‘Saving Pets Challenge’ @ Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue
Aug 3 all-day

SHERIDAN — Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue has joined a fundraising campaign for organizations focused on reducing shelter euthanasia, “Saving Pets Challenge.”

The nonprofit is competing for more than $150,000 in grants for innovative programs that expand lifesaving capacity in communities.

The Saving Pets Challenge launched on July 5 and runs through Aug. 4 at 2 p.m.

The team that raises the most during the challenge wins a $50,000 donation; second place gets $30,000; third gets $20,000; fourth gets $10,000; and fifth gets $5,000. Weekly Bonus Challenges enable charities to win up to another $35,000.

To help Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue win the “Saving Pets Challenge” see http://tinyurl.com/scscr to donate.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is located at 945 Werco Ave.

Wyoming Senior Olympics set for Aug. 3-6 @ Sheridan County YMCA.
Aug 3 – Aug 6 all-day

SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Senior Olympics — open to U.S. residents 50 years or older — will take place in Sheridan next week.

Sports offered include archery, basketball, bowling, billiards, canoe racing, cycling, darts, disc golf, golf, horseshoes, mountain biking, pickle ball, racquetball, road race, skeet, swimming, table tennis, track and field, trap shooting and weightlifting.

For specific times and locations of events see www.wyoseniorolympics.com or get an events schedule at the Sheridan County YMCA.

The public is welcome to all events free of charge.

For more information, contact Roger Wilson at 674-8027 or rwilson@wyoming.com.

Wesleyan Church to host Mega Sports and Stuff camp @ Sheridan Wesleyan Church
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Wesleyan Church will host a free summer camp for kids age 4 to fifth grade on Aug. 1-4 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Elementary kids can choose between flag football, basketball, soccer, cheer leading, drama and art. Preschool and kindergarten students will learn the basic skills needed for these sports.

Register at Sheridan Wesleyan Church or online at www.sheridanwesleyan.org.

For more information call the church office at 672-0612.

The Sheridan Wesleyan Church is located at 404 W. Brundage Lane.

Elks to host candidate meet and greet @ The Eagles
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Eagles No. 186 will host a candidate meet and greet Aug. 3 from 6-8 p.m. This is a chance for the public to meet the candidates and ask questions. All are welcome to attend.

For more information contact Mona Hansen at 751-5626 or mono_bafona2@yahoo.com.

The Eagles is located at 850 N. Main St.

Aug
4
Thu
‘All American’ Crazy Days Aug. 4-6 @ Downtown Sheridan
Aug 4 – Aug 6 all-day

SHERIDAN — The Downtown Sheridan Association’s “All American” Crazy Days will begin Thursday and go until Saturday.

Sheridan retailers will have sales on their seasonal stock and overstock items, including in-store specials and sidewalk sales.

For more information and to sign up call the Downtown Sheridan Association at 672-8881.

‘All American’ Crazy Days sign-ups end Friday @ Downtown Sheridan Association
Aug 4 – Aug 6 all-day

SHERIDAN — Sign-ups for the Downtown Sheridan Association’s “All American” Crazy Days will end Friday.

All Sheridan retailers are encouraged to participate in Crazy Days. Sign-ups include a $50 fee that purchases advertising in The Sheridan Press, Sheridan Media and Big Horn Mountain Radio.

Participants are encouraged to dress up crazy and decorate sidewalk signs for Crazy Days that will take place Aug. 4-6.

For more information and to sign up call the Downtown Sheridan Association at 672-8881.

Second Chance Cat Rescue participates in ‘Saving Pets Challenge’ @ Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue
Aug 4 all-day

SHERIDAN — Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue has joined a fundraising campaign for organizations focused on reducing shelter euthanasia, “Saving Pets Challenge.”

The nonprofit is competing for more than $150,000 in grants for innovative programs that expand lifesaving capacity in communities.

The Saving Pets Challenge launched on July 5 and runs through Aug. 4 at 2 p.m.

The team that raises the most during the challenge wins a $50,000 donation; second place gets $30,000; third gets $20,000; fourth gets $10,000; and fifth gets $5,000. Weekly Bonus Challenges enable charities to win up to another $35,000.

To help Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue win the “Saving Pets Challenge” see http://tinyurl.com/scscr to donate.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is located at 945 Werco Ave.

Wesleyan Church to host Mega Sports and Stuff camp @ Sheridan Wesleyan Church
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Wesleyan Church will host a free summer camp for kids age 4 to fifth grade on Aug. 1-4 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Elementary kids can choose between flag football, basketball, soccer, cheer leading, drama and art. Preschool and kindergarten students will learn the basic skills needed for these sports.

Register at Sheridan Wesleyan Church or online at www.sheridanwesleyan.org.

For more information call the church office at 672-0612.

The Sheridan Wesleyan Church is located at 404 W. Brundage Lane.

Start a business workshop set for Aug. 4 @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Aug 4 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

SHERIDAN — A start your own business workshop will take place Aug. 4 at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The event is geared toward people over the age of 50 and will cover the knowledge needed to start and grow a small business, but all who wish to gain information about business are welcome to attend.

To RSVP, call the Small Business Administration Wyoming district office at 261-6500.

Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

Aug
5
Fri
Bighorn Rendezvous Art Show set for Aug. 5 @ Brinton Museum
Aug 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The Brinton Museum will host the Bighorn Rendezvous Art Show and sale Aug. 5 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

The event will feature the Northwest Rendezvous Group of Artists. There will be cocktails and snacks available. Tickets are $180 per person and you can purchase tickets online at thebrintonmuseum.org or by calling 672-3173.

The Brinton Museum is located at 239 Brinton Road in Big Horn.

SHS class of 1966 reunion set for Aug. 5-6 @ Marcus and Dianna York cabin
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School class of 1966 will host a 50-year reunion on Aug. 5-6.

Marcus and Dianna York will host class members at their cabin on Red Grade Road on Friday.

Saturday events include a golf social at Hidden Bridge at 11 a.m. and a dinner and social at Hugh and Mercedes Batty’s barn on Decker Road.

Graduates of the classes 1965 and 1967 are invited to attend the event at 7 p.m. at the Batty barn.

For more information call Chuck Wells at 672-3175 or Nancy Silla at 672-2160.

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