Calendar

Oct
6
Mon
Day of Beauty at Tangles @ Tangles Salon
Oct 6 @ 2:28 pm – Oct 31 @ 3:28 pm

SHERIDAN—If you are someone you know is a breast cancer survivor, you can enter for a Day of Beauty drawing at Tangles Salon. During the month of October, Tangles will pick one name a week and pamper the winner for a relaxing day at the salon for free. For more information, or to enter, go to Tangles at 32 S. Main St. or call Kitt Laidlaw at 673-4453.

Oct
13
Mon
Photo Contest for Sheridan Museum Calendar
Oct 13 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm

SHERIDAN— The Sheridan County Museum is having a photo contest for their 2015 calendar. Photos must be taken within 100 miles of Sheridan, can be black and white, sepia, or color and submitted as 5 x 7 print. Entries are taken until Oct. 18 and are available online or at Photo Imaging Center. Limit three photos per photographer. For more information call Neil Hoversten at Photo Imaging Center at 672-6912.

Day of Beauty at Tangles @ Tangles Salon
Oct 13 @ 2:28 pm – Nov 7 @ 2:28 pm

SHERIDAN—If you are someone you know is a breast cancer survivor, you can enter for a Day of Beauty drawing at Tangles Salon. During the month of October, Tangles will pick one name a week and pamper the winner for a relaxing day at the salon for free. For more information, or to enter, go to Tangles at 32 S. Main St. or call Kitt Laidlaw at 673-4453.

Oct
15
Wed
Vote for Arvada/Clearmont HS for grants
Oct 15 @ 8:00 am – Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm

CLEARMONT— Celebrate My Drive is a safe driving program sponsored by State Farm Insurance that offers grants to schools that make safe driving a commitment. The Clearmont-Arvada high school staff and students are asking everyone 14 and older to go to www.celebratemydrive.com from Oct. 15-24 to vote for the high school. The top school receives a $100,000 grant and a private concert by The Band Perry. The runner-up will win a $25,000 grant. It is free to vote and you can vote often. For more information call 758-4411.

Oct
16
Thu
Vote for Sheridan College in “Celebrate Arbor Day”
Oct 16 @ 4:24 pm – Oct 22 @ 11:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Back in May, volunteers helped plant 32 tress on the Sheridan College campus for Arbor Day and now the college has been selected as a finalist in the “Celebrate Arbor Day” event contest offered by Tree Campus USA. Tree Campus USA is a national program that recognizes colleges for effective forestry management on campuses and for engaging faculty, staff and students in conservation efforts. Public voting began on Oct. 15 and will conclude Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 10:59 p.m. To vote, visit www.arborday.org/vote. There is one vote allowed per person every day. Five winners will be selected and announced on Friday, Oct. 24. Winners will receive funding and promotional gear to help in hosting their Arbor Day events in 2015.

Oct
20
Mon
Day of Beauty at Tangles @ Tangles Salon
Oct 20 @ 2:28 pm – Nov 14 @ 2:28 pm

SHERIDAN—If you are someone you know is a breast cancer survivor, you can enter for a Day of Beauty drawing at Tangles Salon. During the month of October, Tangles will pick one name a week and pamper the winner for a relaxing day at the salon for free. For more information, or to enter, go to Tangles at 32 S. Main St. or call Kitt Laidlaw at 673-4453.

SCSD 1 to appear on PBS “Farm to Fork”
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm

SHERIDAN— Sheridan County School District 1 new lunch program will be featured on the Wyoming PBS program “Farm to Fork” on Monday at 8 p.m.

The “Farm to Fork” program explores the growing “direct to market” economy in Wyoming by meeting with ranchers, growers and herders, learning from experts around the state about food and agriculture trends, then meeting the local chefs and marketplaces they supply, according to Wyoming PBS.

This school year, Sheridan County School District 1 parted ways with the USDA school lunch program at Big Horn and Tongue River middle and high schools in order to expand and enhance its lunch offerings and to begin using local ingredients. The program will re-air on Oct. 24 at 10 p.m., Oct. 26 at 6:30 p.m. and Oct. 28 at 11:30 p.m. The show will be available to stream online after the Monday premiere.

Oct
21
Tue
After Hours and Brown Bag Lectures @ Downtown Sheridan Association
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 22 @ 1:15 pm

SHERIDAN—For the next series of Brown Bag and After Hours lectures by Lynn Gordon, she will focus on fear.

The After Hours lecture is on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

There will be a repeat of the seminar on Wednesday at 12:15 p.m. Both lectures will be held at the Downtown Sheridan Association.

For more information call 307-674-6446 ext. 2200. The lectures are offered by Family and Personal Counseling Center and Sheridan College Community Education.

Sheridan Senior Center Bluegrass Night @ Sheridan Senior Center
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

SHERIDAN— The Sheridan Senior Center is having a bluegrass music night on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. Free and open to the public. The event is located at 211 Smith St. For more information, call Bill Bradshaw at (307) 751-1852.

Oct
23
Thu
Partial Solar Eclipse Viewing @ Sheridan College
Oct 23 @ 3:45 pm – 5:15 pm

SHERIDAN — Join the Sheridan College Museum of Discovery for a partial solar eclipse viewing Thursday. There will be a solar telescope and solar viewing glasses at the event which will take place in-between the Science Center and Whitney Building. The eclipse will last from about 3:45 p.m. until 5:15 p.m., with the estimated maximum eclipse occurring around 4:20 p.m. The college is located at 3059 Coffeen Ave.

Story chili cook-off and Fall fest
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

STORY— Story is having their second annual chili cook-off Thursday as part of their Fall Festival at the Story School. Contestants are needed and entry forms are available at the Story school, Story store and the Story library. For more registration information call Stevie Phillips at 752-6140. The Fall Festival is from 5-7 p.m. and features the chili cook-off, family photos, cake walk and tons of activities and games.

Free Legal Advice Clinic @ Founders Hall/Sheridan College
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

SHERIDAN— The Sheridan Bar Association along with the Sheridan College are holding a free legal advice clinic on Thursday, Oct. 23. From 6-9 p.m. at the Founders Hall, lawyers will be present to answer your legal questions for free. To schedule an appointment, call the Wyoming Center for Legal Aid at 307-777-8383.

Sheridan County Historical Society @ Holy Name Parish
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN—The Sheridan County Historical Society will hold their annual meeting Thursday at the Holy Name Parish Center at 260 E. Loucks St. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. with a short business meeting followed by a program presented by Warren Mischke. The event is free and open to the public. Mischke will have a presentation focusing on the history of elk in the Bighorn Mountains. Mischke is a retired Wyoming Game and Fish professional with 36 years of experience. His career began at the fish hatchery in Tensleep before moving throughout the state with postings in Star Valley, Rock River, and Sundance. He transferred to Sheridan as an Information Specialist. There will be light refreshments served following the presentation. For more information related to the meeting, contact John Woodward at the Sheridan County Museum (307) 675-1150.

Oct
25
Sat
Book Signing @ Sheridan Stationery
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

SHERIDAN— Author Darcy Lipp-Acord will be at Sheridan Stationery Saturday, Oct. 25 signing copies of her book “Circling Back Home: A Plainswoman’s Journey” from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sheridan Stationery is located at 206 N. Main St. For more information call Robby Smith at 674-8080.

Oct
27
Mon
Day of Beauty at Tangles @ Tangles Salon
Oct 27 @ 2:28 pm – Nov 21 @ 2:28 pm

SHERIDAN—If you are someone you know is a breast cancer survivor, you can enter for a Day of Beauty drawing at Tangles Salon. During the month of October, Tangles will pick one name a week and pamper the winner for a relaxing day at the salon for free. For more information, or to enter, go to Tangles at 32 S. Main St. or call Kitt Laidlaw at 673-4453.