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For additional information, call Doug Meier at 655-5622.
The seed saving workshop is free and open to the public.
Both discussions will be led by Norleen Healy.
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
SHERIDAN — Bighorn National Forest managers and members of the Forest Plan Steering Committee will meet on Wednesday for the annual forest plan monitoring and evaluation field trip.
Participants will meet at the Porcupine Ranger Station at 10 a.m. before proceeding to different locations in the Medicine Wheel Ranger District. Discussion topics and locations include dispersed camping at the junction of Forest Service Road 14 and Forest Service Road 11, roadless areas at the Bucking Mule Falls Trailhead, recreation site analysis at Bald Mountain Campground, and timber salvage in the Little Horn area along Forest Service Road 125. The field trip will conclude around 3:30 p.m.
The field trip is open to the public. Drinking water will be provided, but participants should bring their own field gear and lunch. The group will take a lunch break at the Bucking Mule Falls Trailhead at 11:30 a.m.
The Forest Plan Steering Committee is comprised of Forest Service managers and cooperating agencies including county commissions, conservation districts and state agencies. The committee was formed during the revision of the forest plan and continues to help the USFS monitor the forest plan and project implementation. The committee meets twice a year.
The field trip agenda is available on the Bighorn National Forest’s website.
For more information about the committee and the field trip, contact Chris Jones at 674-2627 or email@example.com.
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS — The annual hang glider fly-in will take place over the Labor Day weekend in the Bighorn Mountains.
Those not jumping can watch and photograph hang-gliders as they soar over the area. They take off at the Sand Turn turnout off U.S. Highway 14 West just outside of Dayton.
For additional information, contact Johann Nield at 751-1138 or wyomingwings.com.
The event takes place wind and weather permitting.
SHERIDAN — The first day of the World Championship Blacksmiths Horseshoeing Contest will take place Saturday at the Big Horn Equestrian Center.
The contest will continue through Sunday and Monday as part of Don King Days.
The event is open to the public to watch expert farriers at work.
For additional information, call Cecile Pattison at 751-5454 or Vicki Kane at 752-0567.
For more information on Don King Days, see donkingdays.com.
The Big Horn Equestrian Center is located at 352 Bird Farm Road.
BIG HORN — The Barn in Big Horn will play host to a craft show and market Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The show and market will include vintage inspired crafts, repurposed furniture, cupcakes and more.
For additional information, contact Terri Walton at 674-6023.
The Barn in Big Horn is located at 228 Johnson St. in Big Horn.
The one-night payout is projected to exceed $200,000.
For more information or to purchase tickets see www.SheridanCountyGOP.com.
The Sheridan Holiday Inn is located at 1809 Sugarland Dr.
SHERIDAN — Registration is now open for the Wyoming Conference for Violence Prevention and Response.
Cost to attend is $75 and the event will be held in Casper from Sept. 12-15 at the Ramkota Hotel.
To register see http://www.wyocvpr.net.
For more information, contact Kandice Hansen at 777-7200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ramkota hotel is located at 800 N. Poplar St. in Casper.
For additional information on the event, contact Czaban at 672-2431 or email@example.com.