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Jul
19
Tue
Broncs hosting mini camp at Scott Field @ Homer Scott Field
Jul 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Broncs mini camp is coming up next week at Homer Scott Field.

The 10th annual football camp will run July 18-20 from 5-8 p.m. each day. Young Broncs up to eighth grade will participate in the camp from 5-6 p.m., with high school players taking the field from 6-8 p.m.

The camp will be taught by SHS football staff with an emphasis on drills, fundamentals and technique.

The cost for the camp is $15, which includes a Broncs shirt.

Registrations open at 4:30 p.m. Monday, and each player will need proof of insurance to participate.

Jul
20
Wed
Broncs hosting mini camp at Scott Field @ Homer Scott Field
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Broncs mini camp is coming up next week at Homer Scott Field.

The 10th annual football camp will run July 18-20 from 5-8 p.m. each day. Young Broncs up to eighth grade will participate in the camp from 5-6 p.m., with high school players taking the field from 6-8 p.m.

The camp will be taught by SHS football staff with an emphasis on drills, fundamentals and technique.

The cost for the camp is $15, which includes a Broncs shirt.

Registrations open at 4:30 p.m. Monday, and each player will need proof of insurance to participate.

Jul
22
Fri
Antelope Butte Summer Festival begins July 22 @ Antelope Butte Mountain Recreation Area
Jul 22 – Jul 24 all-day

SHERIDAN — The third annual Antelope Butte Summer Festival will include morning yoga, trail runs, mountain bike races, live music, vendors and kids activities.

The event will begin July 22 and goes through July 24. On-site camping is available.

Proceeds will go to the Antelope Butte Foundation, whose goal is to reopen and transform the dormant ski area into a four-season sustainable ski and recreation center.

For more information see www.antelopebuttesummerfestival.org or call Andrew Gast at 763-0203.

The Antelope Butte Mountain Recreation Area is located on U.S. Highway 14 between Burgess Junction and Greybull in the Bighorn Mountains.

Jul
27
Wed
Medical Marijuana meeting set for Wednesday at library @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle room
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

SHERIDAN — An informational meeting on the voter initiative Peggy A. Kelly Act will take place at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle room on Wednesday from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

The act would allow medical cannabis and hemp production in Wyoming. Wyoming NORML will present and encourages attendees to bring questions. The group has been circulating a petition to put the issue on the ballot.

The library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

Aug
1
Mon
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
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.

Aug
3
Wed
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.

Aug
4
Thu
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.

Aug
8
Mon
Sheridan County Fair livestock sale set for Aug. 8 @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Fair livestock sale will take place in the sale arena at 6 p.m. on August 8.

For the complete schedule of events, see sherfair.com.

There is no cost to attend. For more information, call Sheridan 4-H educatior Liz Shaffer at 674-2980 or contact the fairgrounds office at 672-2079.

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds are located at 1753 Victoria St.

Aug
17
Wed
Chamber’s Business After Hours set for Wednesday @ Kennon Sign Shop
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly social and networking event at Kennon Sign Shop from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday. There is no cost to attend.

For more information call the Chamber at 672-2485.

Kennon Sign Shop is located at 2071 N. Main St.

Aug
19
Fri
Unplug event to feature campout at Kendrick @ Kendrick Park
Aug 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The next Unplug event of the summer will feature an overnight campout in Kendrick Park on Friday.
The event will include bluegrass music, s’mores and more. Attendees are encouraged to bring their instruments, flashlights, binoculars and camping gear for the bluegrass jam, flashlight tag and moon gazing. Breakfast will be provided for those who camp overnight.
The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Unplug is a partnership between the Sheridan Community Land Trust and Science Kids.
For more information, contact Sarah Mentock at 763-0976 or sarah@science-kids.org. Or, you can contact the SCLT at 673-4702 or info@sheridanclt.org.

Aug
20
Sat
‘Birding at The Brinton’ set for Saturday @ The Brinton Museum
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

BIG HORN — The Brinton Museum and Bighorn Audubon Society will host Birding at the Brinton on Saturday.
Dr. Jackie Canterbury of the Bighorn Audubon Society will lead the monthly bird walk. Organizers of the event say birds are moving, so it will be an interesting event.
Attendees are encouraged to meet in the parking lot at The Brinton to enjoy birding from 9-11 a.m.
For more information call Ariel Downing at 672-3173 or email bighornaudubon@gmail.com.
The Brinton Museum is located at 239 Brinton Road in Big Horn.

Aug
22
Mon
‘Teach-in’ to discuss roadless rules @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The Council for the Bighorn Range has joined in the Bighorn Forest Roadless Collaborative as a wilderness/roadless representative. The group will host a “teach-in” on Monday from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library.

The discussion will include the history and effects of the Roadless Area Conservation Rule in the Bighorn National Forest and how the public can affect the recommendations on the remaining roadless areas on public lands across the Bighorn Mountains. The meeting is open to the public.

Since late 2012 when the Roadless Rule was affirmed, the Bighorn National Forest has been out of compliance with the rule. The collaborative is composed of members from industry, Wyoming State Forestry, agriculture, recreation, conservation, sportsmen and local government.

The collaborative will take comment from the public in forming its recommendations.

In the spring of 2017, the Bighorn Forest Roadless Collaborative will make recommendations to the governor for future management of these roadless areas.

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

Aug
30
Tue
Next fall book discussion set for Aug. 30 @ Sheridan Fulmer Library
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Public Library System will offer its annual fall book discussion series beginning in August.

The program at Sheridan Fulmer Library, “Immigration: On Becoming an American,” will feature books about the immigrant experience.

The discussion group meets at noon in the Fulmer Library Inner Circle and the program is free and open to the public. Because the discussions will be held over the lunch hour, a light lunch will be provided for participants. Katie Curtiss will lead the sessions.

Book discussions will also be offered this fall at the Story and Tongue River branch libraries. The theme at the branch libraries will be “Nature, Animals and People: Interacting.”

Both discussions will be led by Norleen Healy.

The Story Branch Library group will meet at 6:30 p.m. and the Tongue River Branch Library group will meet at 4:30 p.m.

Books are available now for checkout at the front desk of each participating library.

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

Sheridan Fulmer Library at noon:

“The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down” — Aug. 30

“The Namesake” — Sept. 27

“Native Speaker” — Oct. 25

“Children of Syria” (Frontline DVD video) — Nov. 29

Story Branch Library at 6:30 p.m.:

“The Light Between Oceans” — Sept. 6

“Two Old Women” — Oct. 4

“Refuge” — Nov. 1

“We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves” — Dec. 5

Tongue River Branch Library at 4:30 p.m.:

“Refuge” — Sept. 13

“We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves” — Oct. 11

“The Light Between Oceans” — Nov. 8

Sep
6
Tue
‘Eat Your Water’ presentation set for Tuesday @ Sheridan Senior Center
Sep 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — Dr. Erin Nitschke will present as part of the Senior Center’s “When I’m 64…or more” presentation Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

The presentation is free to the community and will focus on ways to stay hydrated. All ages are welcome to attend the event. Refreshments will be provided. No registration necessary.

For more information, contact Lois Bell at 672-2240.

The Sheridan Senior Center is located at 211 Smith St.

Sep
13
Tue
Fraud Watch program set for Tuesday @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — A Fraud Watch program will take place Tuesday at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library.

The AARP will discuss smartphone safety.

The event will begin at 5 p.m. with a light dinner, followed by the program at 5:30 p.m.

All ages are welcome and the event and meal are free and open to the public. To RSVP for the dinner, call 674-8585, ext. 129.

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

Library to host shred fest @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Sep 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Public Library System, AARP Wyoming and Secure Shred Wyoming will host a free shredding event and informational session on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The informational session will begin at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and will focus on protecting your devices from viruses, hacking and other threats. AARP Wyoming Associate State Director Tim Lockwood will lead the session.

The shred fest will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the library parking lot. Residents may drop off up to two banker boxes of papers to be shredded for free. Additional boxes will be accepted for $10 apiece.

Those planning to participate in the shred fest are asked to remove all bindings and clips from the papers, though paper clips and staples are OK to leave. The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

Sep
14
Wed
Have coffee with a cop Wednesday @ Andi’s Coffee House
Sep 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Join some of Sheridan’s police officers for a cup of coffee Wednesday between 4-7 p.m. at Andi’s Coffee House.

The event, part of “Coffee with a Cop,” is meant to break down the barriers between police officers and the citizens they serve.

The event does this by removing agendas and allowing opportunities to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in your neighborhood.

Andi’s Coffee House is located at 738 Broadway St.

For additional information, contact Jerry Rasmussen at jrasmussen@sheridanpolice.com or 672-2413

Sep
17
Sat
WWA to host stewardship day @ Sibley Lake
Sep 17 all-day

SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Wilderness Association and the U.S. Forest Service will lead a stewardship outing at Sibley Lake on Saturday.

The group will spend the morning and early afternoon completing a trail project that was started at the beginning of the summer by clearing brush, doing tread work and repairing a board-walk.

The Wyoming Wilderness Association encourages individuals to get outside and help maintain the wild spaces and solitude that make Wyoming special.

For more information and to sign up for the outing, contact Heidi at 672-2751 or heidi@wildwyo.org.

Annual 5-year-olds birthday party set for Sept. 17 @ Sheridan Memorial Hospital
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

SHERIDAN ­­­— Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will host the annual 5-year-old birthday party on Saturday from 10-11 a.m.

The event will be held on the back cafeteria patio area at the hospital. All children that were born in 2011 are invited to attend with their parents and siblings.

Activities will include face painting, balloons and the Shriner clowns will give fire engine rides.

Snacks and beverages will also be provided.

Parking will be available in the employee parking lot in the back of the hospital building.

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital is located at 1401 W. Fifth St.

CHAPS to conduct community outreach Saturday @ Tractor Supply
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

SHERIDAN — Children, Horses and Adults in PartnerShip equine assisted therapy will conduct community outreach at Tractor Supply on Saturday from noon to 2:30 p.m.

Representatives from the organization will be on site to talk about what the program does to help the Sheridan community.

CHAPS is also seeking volunteers for the event.

Those interested in helping should contact Christina at 859-230-7088 or info@chapswyo.org.

Tractor Supply is located at 1140 East Brundage Lane.

Genealogical Society to gather Saturday @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Sep 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The first meeting of the Sheridan County Genealogical Society will take place Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library.

All interested individuals are invited to attend to learn about exciting events and helpful programs planned for 2016-2017. Participants will learn ways to search for family members and find information on family heritage.

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

Sep
20
Tue
City to host meet, greet of city administrator candidates @ Sheridan College Edward A. Whitney Academic Center atrium.
Sep 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The city of Sheridan will host a meet and greet of candidates seeking the city administrator position on Tuesday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Sheridan College Edward A. Whitney Academic Center atrium.

Candidates will be available to meet area residents and discuss the role of the city administrator.

At a meeting earlier this month, Sheridan City Council members and attendees spoke via teleconference to John Hodgson, the senior consultant for The Prothman Group, regarding the role of the city’s administrator position.

The Prothman Group was hired by the city of Sheridan to lead job search efforts for the position that was approved last year.

During the discussion, Hodgson explained the process his company and the city plan to use to hire the administrator. Once the field is narrowed down to five applicants, there will be an opportunity for the community to meet the candidates in an informal setting — the purpose of Tuesday’s gathering.

At that time, city officials said, the group will provide a short biography of each of the candidates. This allows community members to provide feedback on each of the candidates.

The following day, the council, key community members, selected staff members and others will conduct interviews with the candidates. Later, council members will select the candidate to take the position.

No timeline was given for when the position is expected to be filled.

The city administrator’s salary is listed at $105,870 – $161,513 annually, plus benefits; the position was approved by the city last fall.

Sep
21
Wed
Chamber’s Business After Hours set for Wednesday @ Kennon Sign Shop
Sep 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly social and networking event at Alpine Climate Control from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday. There is no cost to attend.

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

Kennon Sign Shop is located at 800 E. Burkitt St.

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