SC rodeo moved to AgriPark @ AgriPark facility
Sep 23 – Sep 25 all-day

SHERIDAN — Due to the weather, the Sheridan College Rodeo will be moved indoors to the college’s AgriPark facility. All slack and performances will be at the same time, just indoors.

The AgriPark facility is located within the Wrench Ranch, on the north side of the city Sheridan, at 1 Chris LeDoux Way.

The Sheridan College Rodeo will be held Sept. 23-25. Performances will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. on Sunday for the short round.

Slack will be on Friday at 1 p.m. and Saturday at 9 a.m. Spectator admission is free.

Results will be posted at

Ladies Fly Fishing class set for Sunday @
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Rod, Reels and Heels will host a Ladies Fly Fishing class on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Topics covered will include entomology, knots, gear for you and gear for your rod.

The cost of the class is $50 and will include lunch, goodie bags and wine.

Those who couldn’t attend the casting clinic are welcome to join. Rods and reels will be available for use for attendees.

To volunteer, email Brenna at

Attendees are asked to RSVP.

For more information and to RSVP call Brenna at 621-0444.

Taylor to sign copies of her book @ Sheridan Senior Center
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

SHERIDAN — Local author Abbie Johnson Taylor will sign and sell copies of her book on Saturday at Sheridan Stationery, Books and Gallery from 10 a.m. to noon and on Sept. 27 in the lobby of the Sheridan Senior Center from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

“My Ideal Partner: How I Met, Married, and Cared for the Man I Loved Despite Debilitating Odds” details how Taylor met and married her late husband, then cared for him for six years after he suffered two strokes that paralyzed his left side.

For more information, visit the author’s website at or call 752-0033.

Sheridan Stationery, Books and Gallery is located at 206 N. Main St.

The Sheridan Senior Center is located at 211 Smith St.

‘UNPLUG: Mud, Bugs and Fish in Dayton’ set for Wednesday @ Scott Bicentennial Park
Sep 28 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — Unplug, a creative outdoor program for families, will host a hands-on experience with the Wyoming Game and Fish stream trailer on Wednesday from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

The stream trailer is an educational tool that demonstrates how the natural movement of streams and rivers work.

Attendees will learn about fish with Trout Unlimited, do a cool water quality experiment with Sheridan County Conservation District and get personal with water bugs with a local entomologist.

For more information, contact the Sheridan Community Land Trust at 673-4702, at 763-0976 or at 673-4702.

The event will take place at Scott Bicentennial Park in Dayton.

Community roundtable discussion at Sheridan College @ Sheridan College Whitney Academic Center
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — A community roundtable discussion will take place at the atrium of the Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The event is to gather feedback regarding the future of higher education in Sheridan County.

For more information, call Wendy Smith at 674-6446, ext. 2801. The Sheridan College Whitney Academic Center is located at 3059 Coffeen Ave.

Oven fried chicken dinner, music event @ Heritage Towers
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — An oven fried chicken dinner and music event will take place Wednesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Heritage Towers.

To sign up call 674-7283 ext.3 before Sept. 19.

The suggested contribution for people registered with the Sheridan Senior Center is $4.50 and $7.50 for unregistered diners. Pay at the door that evening.

For more information, call Jean Harm at 672-2240.

The Heritage Towers is located at 428 N. Jefferson St.

Chamber Coffee in Dayton set for Sept. 28 @ Dayton Mercantile
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Chamber’s Business Reception and Expansion Committee will host a community-focused round table discussion over coffee on Wednesday at 8 a.m. at the Dayton Mercantile.

The discussion is for those who are interested in current issues and happenings in Dayton, Ranchester and Sheridan County.

The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call the Sheridan County Chamber at 672-2485.

The Dayton Mercantile is located at 408 Main St. in Dayton.

Sagebrush ‘Growlers’ reception set for Sept. 29 @ Sagebrush Community Art Center,
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sagebrush Community Art Center will host an opening reception for “Growlers: On Beyond the Purity of Law” on Sept. 29 form 5-7 p.m.

Curators for this invitational show include Elaine Henry, Rod Dugal, Jason Lanka and Brittney Denham.

The event will include artistic interpretations of growlers (a jug-like vessel for holding and transporting beer) crafted by glass and ceramic artists both local and from across the U.S. The event is free and open to the public.

For more information on this show, or upcoming art classes for the community (leatherwork, woodcarving, Saturday life drawing open sessions, 2-hour and 3-hour painting workshops, etc), please contact the art center at 307-674-1970.

The reception and exhibition will take place at the Sagebrush Community Art Center, located at 201 E. Fifth St.

Holy Name Carnival and Chili Supper set for Oct. 1 @ Holy Name Catholic School
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The annual Holy Name Catholic School carnival and chili supper will take place Oct. 1 from 3-7 p.m. at 121 S. Connor St.

Everyone is welcome at the family-friendly celebration.

The event will include face painting, Sheridan’s own “Vanderbooth,” a dunk tank, a cake walk, fishing, a horse race, a lollipop tree, giant plinko and football toss games.

There will also be five large inflatables, including a large course and slide.

“We also have a few new games making their debut, such as frog fling, gutter boat float, hoop jam and Nerf shoot-out,” Aleta Ulery the carnival chairperson said.

The Country Store will be presented by the Council of Catholic Women, with many handmade crafts, baked goods and canned items.

“Every year, the carnival gives the Holy Name Catholic School community, and the public the chance to come together to have fun, get to know one another and take pride in knowing they are helping to contribute to a quality environment and education,” Ulery said.

Menu options will include homemade chili, cinnamon rolls, soda, hamburgers, chips and hot dogs for sale.

Tickets to play the games are one sheet of five for $1 or 10 sheets for $10. With a purchase of $20, attendees will be entered to win door prizes.

This event is for all ages, and is open to the public.

Sheridan County Public Health to host flu clinics @ Sheridan Senior Center
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Sheridan County Public Health will host a number of  flu clinics this fall.

For more information or if you are interested in setting a flu clinic for your business or setting up a voucher so your employees are encouraged to get flu shots, call 672-5169.

The following is a list of flu clinic times and locations:

• Wednesday, Oct. 5 — 9 a.m. to noon, Sheridan Senior Center, 211 Smith St.

• Friday, Oct. 7 — 9 a.m. to noon., Story Woman’s Club, 28 N. Piney Road

• Wednesday, Oct. 12 — 1-3 p.m., Tongue River Valley Community Center, 411 Dayton St., Ranchester

• Friday, Oct. 14 — 2-4 p.m., Big Horn Woman’s Club, 314 S. Second St.

• Wednesday, Oct. 19 — 3-5 p.m., Clearmont Elementary School, 1601 Meade Ave., Clearmont

• Wednesday, Oct. 19 — 9 a.m. to noon., Sheridan YMCA, 417 N. Jefferson St.

• Friday, Oct. 21 — Children’s Development Center Preschool, 1881 S. Sheridan Ave.

• Tuesday, Oct. 25 — 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sheridan County Public Health, 297 S. Main St.

• Wednesday, Oct. 26 — 3-5 p.m., First Light Early Education Center, 366 E. Brundage St.

• Friday, Nov. 4 — 11 a.m. to q p.m., Sheridan College, Whitney Building

Registration for Chamber’s ‘Ignite’ conference now open @ Sheridan College.
Oct 18 all-day

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will host “Ignite Your Business,” a professional development conference that will take place on Oct. 18 at Sheridan College.

The cost to attend is $150 for Chamber members and $100 for each addition person or $175 for non-members and $125 for each additional person. It will include lunch with Russ Cherry of Dream Big Consulting.

Attendees will pick four sessions and topics covered during the conference will include business growth, marketing, communications, technology, human resources and customer service.

To sign up, see

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