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May
28
Thu
Tween Challenge Takeover — K’nex @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
May 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library will continue to offer programming for “tweens” through May.

Next week’s “Tween Challenge Takeover” programs will focus on fiber art.

“Tween Challenge Takeover” is geared toward kids in fifth through seventh grades.

The program includes activities and experiments that draw from the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics and the “maker-space” movement.

The programs are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5 p.m. in the Children’s Theater at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library.

The following is the schedule of activities planned through May:

  • May 26 and 28 — K’nex

For more information, call the library at 674-8585.

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

May
30
Sat
Amsden Creek field trip with the Bighorn Native Plant Society @ Meet at Kmart parking lot and caravan to Amsden Creek area
May 30 @ 8:00 am

SHERIDAN — Bob Giurgevich will lead a field trip to the Amsden Creek area on May 30 for the Bighorn Native Plant Society.

The Bighorn Mountains are renowned for their wildflower displays, and the trip will involve identifying spring flora in the Amsden Creek area.

The field trip is free and open to the public.

Those interested in attending should meet at 8 a.m. at the recycling bins located in the Kmart parking lot on North Main Street. Participants will then caravan to Amsden Creek.

Participants should bring a sack lunch or snacks and plenty of water.

The Bighorn Native Plant Society was established in 2000 as a nonprofit organization “dedicated to encouraging the appreciation and conservation of native flora and plant communities in the Bighorn Mountains and adjacent plains.”

For more information call Giurgevich at 672-5064.

Rhino Run @ Sheridan College
May 30 @ 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The nursing program at Sheridan College will host its second annual Rhino Run on Saturday to benefit Science Kids, Sheridan College nursing students, the food bank and The Food Group.

The run will be held at 2 p.m. May 30 at the college. Show up at noon to register and pick up a T-shirt.

Entry fee is $10 plus a canned food item.

Four Rhino “chases” will be offered: 5K Rhino Run, 2.5K Rhino Trot, 1K Rhino Chase and 50-Yard Diaper Dash.

Pick up and drop off registration forms at participating elementary schools, middle schools and day cares or register the day of the event.

The event is open to the public. Organizers request that no dogs be brought.

For more information call Morgan Holz at 231-4507 or email rhinorun2015@gmail.com.

Jun
1
Mon
‘I believe in Conservation’ photography contest exhibit opens @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle
Jun 1 all-day

SHERIDAN — The Nature Conservancy in Wyoming has announced that winning entries in its sixth annual “I Believe in Conservation” high school photography contest will be on display at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library in the Inner Circle from June 1-30.

“This contest is a wonderful opportunity to get students outside and encourage them to see the natural world in new and artistic ways,” Wyoming’s Director of Development Molly Hampton said. “We’re hopeful they make the connection to conservation through this creative process.”

Prizes were awarded in three categories including wild places, people and nature and wildlife. Community awards were also given in recognition of outstanding contributions from each participating school.

First place winners received $250 each, second place winners received $100 and third place and community award winners received $50 prizes.

Finalist and winning images from the 2014 contest have been on display around the state.

All Sheridan area high schools are encouraged to join the next contest.

For more information on the exhibit and the 2015 contest, call Sara Deur at 307-335-2137.

To view a slideshow of the winning images visit www.nature.org/Wyoming.

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

Jun
3
Wed
2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Jun 3 all-day

SHERIDAN — The 2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show will be held June 3-6 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. With a theme of “Nuts and Bolts of Your Industry,” the convention will focus on understanding the behind-the-scenes work done by national and state organizations.

The annual convention is hosted by the Wyoming Stock Growers Association and is open to members and non-members.

The convention will feature presentations about various organizations, agencies, the University of Wyoming and Sheridan College as well as important issues in Wyoming agriculture.

Highlights include:

  • a presentation by Miss Wyoming 2014, Jessie Allen, and Sen. Dave Kinskey, R-Sheridan, on “Leading for Wyoming Agriculture” on June 4
  • a “Nuts and Bolts of State Agencies” panel discussion on June 4
  • a Cattlemen’s Club luncheon on June 4
  • discussions and annual reports by various beef associations and councils on June 5
  • discussion of generational ranch transfers by several Sheridan attorneys
  • addresses by State Treasurer Mark Gordon and Gov. Matt Mead
  • a panel on sage grouse on June 5
  • a dinner banquet on June 5 featuring Dave Munsick
  • a Roundup Breakfast on June 6 with congressional representatives

Find a full schedule of events and more information online at wysga.org, call 307-638-3942 or email info@wysga.org.

Jun
4
Thu
2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Jun 4 all-day

SHERIDAN — The 2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show will be held June 3-6 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. With a theme of “Nuts and Bolts of Your Industry,” the convention will focus on understanding the behind-the-scenes work done by national and state organizations.

The annual convention is hosted by the Wyoming Stock Growers Association and is open to members and non-members.

The convention will feature presentations about various organizations, agencies, the University of Wyoming and Sheridan College as well as important issues in Wyoming agriculture.

Highlights include:

  • a presentation by Miss Wyoming 2014, Jessie Allen, and Sen. Dave Kinskey, R-Sheridan, on “Leading for Wyoming Agriculture” on June 4
  • a “Nuts and Bolts of State Agencies” panel discussion on June 4
  • a Cattlemen’s Club luncheon on June 4
  • discussions and annual reports by various beef associations and councils on June 5
  • discussion of generational ranch transfers by several Sheridan attorneys
  • addresses by State Treasurer Mark Gordon and Gov. Matt Mead
  • a panel on sage grouse on June 5
  • a dinner banquet on June 5 featuring Dave Munsick
  • a Roundup Breakfast on June 6 with congressional representatives

Find a full schedule of events and more information online at wysga.org, call 307-638-3942 or email info@wysga.org.

Jun
5
Fri
2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Jun 5 all-day

SHERIDAN — The 2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show will be held June 3-6 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. With a theme of “Nuts and Bolts of Your Industry,” the convention will focus on understanding the behind-the-scenes work done by national and state organizations.

The annual convention is hosted by the Wyoming Stock Growers Association and is open to members and non-members.

The convention will feature presentations about various organizations, agencies, the University of Wyoming and Sheridan College as well as important issues in Wyoming agriculture.

Highlights include:

  • a presentation by Miss Wyoming 2014, Jessie Allen, and Sen. Dave Kinskey, R-Sheridan, on “Leading for Wyoming Agriculture” on June 4
  • a “Nuts and Bolts of State Agencies” panel discussion on June 4
  • a Cattlemen’s Club luncheon on June 4
  • discussions and annual reports by various beef associations and councils on June 5
  • discussion of generational ranch transfers by several Sheridan attorneys
  • addresses by State Treasurer Mark Gordon and Gov. Matt Mead
  • a panel on sage grouse on June 5
  • a dinner banquet on June 5 featuring Dave Munsick
  • a Roundup Breakfast on June 6 with congressional representatives

Find a full schedule of events and more information online at wysga.org, call 307-638-3942 or email info@wysga.org.

Jun
6
Sat
2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Jun 6 all-day

SHERIDAN — The 2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show will be held June 3-6 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. With a theme of “Nuts and Bolts of Your Industry,” the convention will focus on understanding the behind-the-scenes work done by national and state organizations.

The annual convention is hosted by the Wyoming Stock Growers Association and is open to members and non-members.

The convention will feature presentations about various organizations, agencies, the University of Wyoming and Sheridan College as well as important issues in Wyoming agriculture.

Highlights include:

  • a presentation by Miss Wyoming 2014, Jessie Allen, and Sen. Dave Kinskey, R-Sheridan, on “Leading for Wyoming Agriculture” on June 4
  • a “Nuts and Bolts of State Agencies” panel discussion on June 4
  • a Cattlemen’s Club luncheon on June 4
  • discussions and annual reports by various beef associations and councils on June 5
  • discussion of generational ranch transfers by several Sheridan attorneys
  • addresses by State Treasurer Mark Gordon and Gov. Matt Mead
  • a panel on sage grouse on June 5
  • a dinner banquet on June 5 featuring Dave Munsick
  • a Roundup Breakfast on June 6 with congressional representatives

Find a full schedule of events and more information online at wysga.org, call 307-638-3942 or email info@wysga.org.

Jun
7
Sun
2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Jun 7 all-day

SHERIDAN — The 2015 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show will be held June 3-6 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. With a theme of “Nuts and Bolts of Your Industry,” the convention will focus on understanding the behind-the-scenes work done by national and state organizations.

The annual convention is hosted by the Wyoming Stock Growers Association and is open to members and non-members.

The convention will feature presentations about various organizations, agencies, the University of Wyoming and Sheridan College as well as important issues in Wyoming agriculture.

Highlights include:

  • a presentation by Miss Wyoming 2014, Jessie Allen, and Sen. Dave Kinskey, R-Sheridan, on “Leading for Wyoming Agriculture” on June 4
  • a “Nuts and Bolts of State Agencies” panel discussion on June 4
  • a Cattlemen’s Club luncheon on June 4
  • discussions and annual reports by various beef associations and councils on June 5
  • discussion of generational ranch transfers by several Sheridan attorneys
  • addresses by State Treasurer Mark Gordon and Gov. Matt Mead
  • a panel on sage grouse on June 5
  • a dinner banquet on June 5 featuring Dave Munsick
  • a Roundup Breakfast on June 6 with congressional representatives

Find a full schedule of events and more information online at wysga.org, call 307-638-3942 or email info@wysga.org.

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