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DAYTON — Tongue River High School students will show off their piano skills with a concert Thursday at 5 p.m.
Lizzy Martin and Hannah Johnston will host the Christmas event at the school for Family Career and Community Leaders of America.
The event will feature music and treats.
Tongue River High School is located at 1150 Main St. in Dayton.
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan chapter of the AARP will meet Friday at 5:30 p.m. in the Heritage Towers dining room.
The event will include a potluck dinner and musical program from “Just Harmony.”
Heritage Towers is located at 428 N. Jefferson St.
For additional information, call Helen Mitchell at 672-5904.
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College symphony orchestra and festival chorus will present “Handel’s Messiah” on Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Whitney Center for the Arts.
Tickets for the performance are available through the WYO Theater box office, though a waiting list has been started.
For more information, see www.whitneyarts.org.
The Whitney Center for the Arts is located at Sheridan College.
SHERIDAN — The holiday season means the appearance of a number of craft and cookie bazaars and this weekend is no exception.
Here’s a list of local bazaars planned for Saturday.
• 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Gingerbread cookie and candy sale, treats will be sold for $6 per pound, First United Methodist Church, 215 W. Works St.
• 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — ‘Tis the Season Christmas Boutique, 2042 Papago Drive
SHERIDAN — ‘Tis the season for children’s holiday performances. Here is a list of concerts planned for Dec. 13 at local schools.
• Woodland Park Elementary, 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
• Meadowlark Elementary, 6 p.m. at the Sheridan Junior High School auditorium
• Tongue River High School band, time not immediately available
• Tongue River Middle School band concert, 6 p.m.
SHERIDAN — In less than three years Sheridan native Mike Sweeney launched Summit Energy Services and Liquid Logistics, grew the companies to over 175 employees with almost $40 million in annual revenue, and then sold both businesses to Waste Management, Inc.
Sweeney will speak at the next e2e Wyoming in Sheridan on Dec. 13. The event will start at 5:30 p.m. at the Best Western Sheridan Center and is open to the public.
Sweeney will tell the story of Summit Energy Services and Liquid Logistics with an emphasis on topics such as startup funding, banking relationships, customer interaction strategies, servant leadership and out-of-the-box benefits.
Prior to launching Summit, Sweeney worked as a regional manager for an oil and gas construction company. It was this position that brought him to the Williston Basin in 2009. He has extensive management experience in the energy industry as well as in engineering, banking, and international business start-up.
Sweeney is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and the Navy’s Supply Corps School. Sweeney lives in Sheridan, and is married to Stacy Sweeney. They have nine children.