Calendar

Jul
14
Tue
Longmire Country evening @ Historic Sheridan Inn
Jul 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

A special evening with the author and two key cast members of the “Longmire” mystery novel and TV series.

Author Craig Johnson and TV cast members Robert Taylor (who plays Sheriff Walt Longmire) and Adam Bartley (who plays “the Ferg”) will be present to show actual episodes from the TV series and share behind-the-scenes comments about the filming.

All three will be available for autographs after the program along with light appetizers and a cash bar.

Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door, available at the Historic Sheridan Inn lobby desk. For more information, call 674-2178 or 763-8973.

“Polish Immigration to Sheridan County, 1890-1920” Presentation @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Authors Karen Ballek and Leon Washut will give presentations about their newly published book, “We Are One Family (Jestesmy Jednq Rodzinq) — Polish Immigration to Sheridan County, Wyoming 1890–1920” at the Sheridan Fulmer Public Library on Tuesday.

A presentation will take place from 1-2 p.m. and again in the evening from 7-8 p.m.

Ballek and Washut are the grandchildren of ethnic Poles who settled in the northern Wyoming coal mining camps. Their initial search for family history expanded into a broader study that brought to light important information about immigrant Poles and an interesting pattern of Polish immigration that changed the face of Sheridan County.

Their book highlights stories of ethnic Poles who immigrated between 1890 and 1920.

Many were Polish Górale (highlanders) who came from villages that dotted the mountains and foothills of the Carpathian Mountains. Although they adapted to a new life, deeply held beliefs and traditions from their rural Polish culture became firmly rooted in Sheridan County.

The authors spent eight years researching information for the book and also traveled to the historic city of Kraków, villages along the Carpathian Mountain Range and other regions in Poland to conduct interviews and gather information.

During the two sessions, the authors will provide a 30-minute presentation that includes highlights of their research and a brief discussion of the segments of their book. An opportunity for questions will follow the presentation and the authors will be available for book signing for those interested.

This program is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the library at 674-8585.

The Fulmer Library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

Jul
15
Wed
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 15 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Wyoming Wednesday @ Wyoming Welcome Center
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am

Wyoming Wednesday programs will continue Wednesday and run through July. Activities will take place at 10 a.m. each Wednesday in June and July at the Wyoming Welcome Center located off the Fifth Street exit on Interstate 90. Wyoming Wednesday offers informative, interpretive programs about the Sheridan area and Wyoming. Emphasis is placed on culture, history and events. The events are free and open to all. The next event will feature Fred Patz, an educator and historian, as he reveals knowledge about Father DeSmet.

Jul
16
Thu
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 16 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Jul
17
Fri
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 17 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Jul
18
Sat
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 18 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Jul
19
Sun
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 19 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Bluebirds of the Bighorn Mountains: Their ‘Secret Sex Life’ and Much More @ Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars for the next Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus 2015 Lecture Series presentation; it’s the topic you’ve all been waiting for. Dr. Scott Johnson of Towson University in Maryland will presents “Bluebirds of the Bighorn Mountains: Their ‘Secret Sex Life’ and Much More” on Sunday. This presentation is free and open to the public, and will run from 1-3 p.m. Johnson studies the reproductive biology and behavior of small songbirds. He does his research in the Bighorn Mountains of north-central Wyoming. His past studies have focused on a wide variety of topics including song, mating behavior, parental behavior and the effect of high-elevations on reproductive strategies. “The Mountain Lecture Series presents a great opportunity for community members to come up and experience the Mountain Campus at no cost,” said Trudy Munsick, NWCCD dean of the Mountain Campus. “We encourage folks to come early, tour the campus and bring a picnic lunch.” For more information, see www.sheridan.edu/site/spearowigwam/community-events. The Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus is located 28 miles from Sheridan in the heart of the Bighorn Mountains, on the southeast edge of Park Reservoir.

Jul
20
Mon
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 20 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Jul
21
Tue
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 21 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Jul
22
Wed
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 22 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Wyoming Wednesday @ Wyoming Welcome Center
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am

Wyoming Wednesday programs will continue Wednesday and run throughout July.

Activities will take place at 10 a.m. each Wednesday in July at the Wyoming Welcome Center located off the Fifth Street exit on Interstate 90.

Wyoming Wednesday offers informative, interpretive programs about the Sheridan area and Wyoming. Emphasis is placed on culture, history and events.

The events are free and open to all.

The next event will feature Wyoming Fish Hatchery personnel as they reveal activities that occur at the Story Fish Hatchery.

Jul
23
Thu
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 23 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Warriors, Outlaws and Homesteaders: The Early History of the Little Goose Valley @ Brinton Museum's new Forrest E. Mars, Jr. Building's third floor Jacomien Mars Reception Gallery
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm

The Brinton Museum and Sheridan College will host a series of four Signature Lectures this summer. The first lecture, “Warriors, Outlaws and Homesteaders: The Early History of the Little Goose Valley,” will be presented by local historian Tyson Emborg on Thursday. All members of the public are invited to this free event to be held at 7 p.m. in The Brinton Museum’s new Forrest E. Mars, Jr. Building’s third floor Jacomien Mars Reception Gallery. For more information, call the museum at 672-5924. The Brinton Museum is located at 239 Brinton Road in Big Horn.

Jul
24
Fri
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 24 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Jul
25
Sat
Wyoming Theater Festival
Jul 25 all-day

SHERIDAN — The next big thing is happening in the Bighorns as the Wyoming Theater Festivals comes to Sheridan July 13-25.

Two weeks of performances of four up-and-coming plays will be offered along with several ancillary events.

Each day will feature a coffee group discussion to start the day at 9 a.m. in the WYO Theater lobby followed by a “Theater 101” in the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle at 10 a.m.

The Theater 101 events will feature a variety of workshops, discussions and lectures.

At noon daily at Kendrick Park, a “Green Show” will be offered. A free, funny and family-friendly performance, the Green Show is the comedy of the day.

Next up, at 2 p.m. daily the feature plays will be performed in the Mars Theater at the WYO Theater, once per day on a rotation.

The rotation of shows is offered again at 7 p.m. daily on the WYO Theater main stage.

Other events include backstage tours at 4:30 p.m. starting in the Mars Theater and drinks with the cast at Frackelton’s Fine Dining at 10 p.m. nightly — except for July 19.

Tickets to evening shows are $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and veterans and $10 for students.

Tickets to the matinees are $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors and veterans or $5 for students.

Tickets are available now at the WYO Theater located at 42 N. Main St. or online at wyotheater.com.

For a full schedule of events including show rotations, see www.wyomingtheaterfestival.com/showsevents.

Full Plate: Nourishing Your Family’s Whole Health in a Busy World @ Sheridan Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm

Sheridan Fulmer Public Library will host an educational program with Lander author Sarah Kolman on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in the Inner Circle. Kolman is a nurse and integrative health coach with a master’s degree in psychotherapy who recently published the book “Full Plate: Nourishing Your Family’s Whole Health in a Busy World.” Kolman believes that we need to “think outside the box” if we really want to make a difference in our own health as well as the declining health of our country. During the program, Kolman will speak about the personal experiences that led to the creation of her book and will also encourage questions and conversation with participants. Kolman’s perspective on health was in great part inspired by her experience healing her two-year-old son, who struggled with behavioral issues, emotional outbursts and severely interrupted sleep. After failed attempts to resolve these issues within the conventional medical system, they were ultimately eliminated with dietary modifications and balancing the micro flora in his digestive system. In the book, she offers practical advice on how to decrease chronic inflammation, balance your microbiome, improve your immune health, decrease your risk of cancer and increase your consumption of “real” food. Kolman created a personal consulting business, This. One. Life. and provides one-on-one guidance and support for clients nationwide. She can be contacted through her website www.this-one-life.com For more information, contact the library at 674-8585, ext. 129. Fulmer Library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

Jul
29
Wed
Wyoming Wednesday @ Wyoming Welcome Center
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am

The final Wyoming Wednesday program of the summer series will be presented Wednesday.

Activities will take place at 10 a.m. at the Wyoming Welcome Center located off the Fifth Street exit of Interstate 90.

Wyoming Wednesday has been offering informative, interpretive programs about the Sheridan area and Wyoming weekly. Emphasis has been placed on culture, history and events.

The event are free and open to all.

The next event will feature the Sheridan County Museum Director, John Woodward, as he presents on the importance of the buffalo in our area’s history.

Aug
4
Tue
The Story Behind the Pictures — Your Family’s History is Important @ Sheridan Senior Center
Aug 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Senior Center Lecture Series will return Tuesday with “The Story Behind the Pictures — Your Family’s History is Important.” As part of the Sheridan Senior Center’s “When I’m 64 or More” life planning series offered the first Tuesday of each month, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Sheridan Senior Center dining room, Judy Slack from the Wyoming Room will present. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Lois Bell at 672-2240. The Senior Center is located at 211 Smith St.

Aug
8
Sat
Saturday U @ Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus
Aug 8 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

A summer session of Saturday U, the University of Wyoming’s popular free one-day college education program, will come to Sheridan Aug. 8. The day begins with coffee and pastries at 8:30 a.m. at Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus located approximately 28 miles from Sheridan in the Bighorn Mountains on the northeast edge of Park Reservoir. For directions, see www.sheridan.edu/site/spearowigwam/location. Opening remarks will be offered at 8:50 a.m. Each Saturday U term features lectures from three outstanding UW professors or community college representatives. Following the lectures, all three professors will participate in a final roundtable discussion. Participants may attend one, two, three or all four sessions. No registration is required, and the event is free and open to the public. The roundtable discussion and luncheon will be held outdoors, weather permitting. The program topic descriptions and UW professors lecturing include: • “Early Paleoindian Lifeways in the High Rockies,” with Marcel Kornfeld, Department of Anthropology professor from 9-10 a.m. • “Arts Activity in Wyoming and Its Impact,” with Bruce Richardson, UW-Casper Department of English, senior lecturer, from 10:15-11:15 a.m. • “Bringing together wildlife science, wild lands management and the public since 1953: The UW-NPS Research Center in Grand Teton National Park,” with Harold Bergman, Department of Zoology and Physiology professor, and director of the UW-National Park Service Research Center, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information about the Sheridan program, see the Saturday U website at www.uwyo.edu/saturdayu.

Aug
19
Wed
“Say Something That Might Save My Life” @ Java Moon
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition will present a short story reading followed by a panel discussion on Wednesday. “Say Something That Might Save My Life” by local Sheridan author Stormy Fanning will be read at the event to be held from 7-8:30 p.m. at Java Moon. The story and discussion will focus on how everyone can save lives from suicide. The event is free and open to all. Refreshments will be served; reservations are appreciated. For more information or to make a reservation, contact Community Prevention Professionals Anne Quast or Wendy Bruso at 655-8263 or see www.sheridansuicideprevention.com. Java Moon is located at 170 N. Main St.

Aug
23
Sun
“George Beck and Founding of Cody, Wyo.” @ Sheridan College Mountain Campus
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The next offering in Sheridan College’s monthly summer mountain lecture series will be offered Sunday with “George Beck and Founding of Cody, Wyo.” Presented by Jeremy Johnston, curator of the Buffalo Bill Museum and Western American History, the presentation is an opportunity for all members of the community to experience the Mountain Campus at no cost. There is no need to register for the event. Attendees re encouraged to bring a picnic lunch, come early and tour the campus. For more information, call Julie Davidson at 674-6446, ext. 8350 or see www.spearowigwam.com. The Mountain Campus is located 28 miles outside of Sheridan in the heart of the Bighorn Mountains at the southeast edge of Park Reservoir. Directions can be found on the website.

Aug
25
Tue
Interviewing with Confidence and Skill @ Sheridan Memorial Hospital Conference Room A
Aug 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Stacia Skretteberg of PeAk will host a presentation on 
“Interviewing with Confidence and Skill”
 on Tuesday in the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Conference Room A.

Sponsored by the Big Horn Mountain Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management, the presentation will run from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. discussing behavioral-based interviewing.

Hiring the wrong person for your company is expensive and extremely time consuming. Choosing the most highly qualified person isn’t that difficult.

Behavioral-based interviewing is a technique that many companies are using in their interview process today that, if done correctly, can give you the concrete data you need to make a successful hiring decision and protect you legally.

The presentation is $10 for SHRM members and $13 for non-members, including lunch.

To attend, RSVP to Jennifer McArthur at jmcarthur@sheridan.edu no later than Friday.

Attendees are asked to enter the hospital from the back side.

The hospital is located at 1401 W. Fifth St.

Aug
27
Thu
One Book Wyoming celebration @ the Inner Circle, Sheridan Fulmer Library
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm

The Sheridan County Public Library System will celebrate the One Book Wyoming program with the distribution of free books by Wyoming author Cat Urbigkit and a visit by Urbigkit on Thursday. In its second year, One Book Wyoming is a Wyoming State Library program that encourages residents throughout the state to come together to read and discuss the same book. Urbigkit was chosen as this year’s One Book Wyoming author. Urbigkit is an author and photographer of nonfiction books for children and adults. She lives on a working sheep ranch in western Wyoming with her family and her livestock guardian animals, including guardian dogs and burros. Urbigkit shares the beauty of life in Wyoming through her seven nonfiction books for young readers and three books for adults. Urbigkit’s books for children have received honors from the International Reading Association, Junior Library Guild, National Science Teachers Association, Society of School Librarians International and numerous state reading associations. Urbigkit will give a presentation at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Inner Circle. The program will include an overview of life on the ranch and how the beauty she sees each day is an inspiration for her books. The program will be followed by a question and answer session. The author will be available for book signings and purchases. All members of the community are invited to attend this free event. For more information, call the library at 674-8585. The Fulmer Library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

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