Wyoming Archaeological Society meeting @ Le Gourmet Room at the Sheridan Holiday Inn
Feb 7 @ 1:00 am

The Sheridan-Johnson County chapter of the Wyoming Archaeological Society will meet Thursday.

Commencing at 6 p.m. in the Le Gourmet Room at the Sheridan Holiday Inn, the meeting is free and open to everyone.

Dinner can be order from the menu but is not required to attend.

At approximately 7:15 p.m. Forest Service Archaeologist Pat Bower will give a presentation regarding his archaeological work on Easter Island.

Reservations are not required to attend.

For more information call Scott Burgan at 673-5997.

The Holiday Inn is located at 1809 Sugarland Dr.

The Legacy of the First World War: The View From One Century Later @ Whitney Presentation Hall Sheridan College
Feb 7 @ 2:00 am

Sheridan College will present “The Legacy of the First World War: The View From One Century Later” on Feb. 6. Mike Walker will present a brief overview of World War I, the magnitude of the slaughter that attended the war and the consequences of it. The free presentation will commence at 7 p.m. in the Whitney Presentation Hall. A more in depth look at the First World War will be offered in a seminar class beginning Jan. 22. HIST2490 01, First World War, will be taught by Walker on Wed. evenings from 6-8 p.m. Registration is now open at For more information on the free presentation or the seminar class contact Walker at

“Follow the Legislature” @ Fulmer Public Library
Feb 7 @ 2:15 am – 3:30 am

The Sheridan County Democrats are sponsoring a program on Thursday at the Fulmer Public Library. “Follow the Legislature” is a non-partisan, free event which is open to everyone.

The program will explain how to navigate the Wyoming Legislature’s website, with focus on bill tracking and advocacy.

There will also be discussions on a bill concerning Medicaid expansion, how to contact your legislatures and a few new skills that will keep you up-to-date on bills in Wyoming.

The program will run from 7:15-8:30 p.m. For more information call SCD President Hollis Hackman at 672-7585.

Get Acquainted Tea @ Inner Circle in Sheridan Fulmer Public Library
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Friendship Club of Sheridan (formerly the Sheridan Newcomers Club) will host a Get Acquainted Tea on Feb. 7.

From 10 a.m. to noon at the Inner Circle in Sheridan Fulmer Public Library women of all ages are welcome to enjoy punch or tea and cookies.

The tea is a chance to get to know the group, which meets for lunch the fourth Thursday of every month and offers subgroups including a book club, a Bunco group, a Pinochle group and the potential for future additions like a walking group.

For more information call Elaine Burke at 673-7321.

Saturday University: The Free One-Day College Education @ Sheridan College
Feb 8 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Sheridan College will present “Saturday University: The Free One-Day College Education” on Feb. 8.

Members of the community are invited to go back to college for a day — minus the tests and late-night study sessions — as three professors from the University of Wyoming present lectures from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The day begins with free coffee and pastries followed by opening remarks.

The first session, “The thinking animal: A look back at comparative psychology in the 21st century,” will begin at 9 a.m.

The second lecture, “Making it home: Landscape photographs in the 19th-century West,” will begin at 10:15 a.m.

The final class, “Biodiversity inside and out: A look at life’s richness from Wyoming’s perspective,” will begin at 11:30 a.m.

The day will conclude with a lunch and conversation with the professors.

All activities are free and no pre-registration is required.

Saturday University is a collaborative program connecting popular UW professors with Wyoming residents sponsored by UW, the UW Foundation and the Wyoming Humanities Council.

For more information contact Amy Albrecht at 674-6446 or

Live from The Met: Dvorak’s ‘Rusalka’ @ WYO Theater
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm

The WYO Theater will present “Live from The Met: Dvorak’s ‘Rusalka’” on Feb. 8 at 11 a.m.

The performance is part of the series “The Metropolitan Opera: Live in High-Definition” which transmits opera performances to movie theaters and other venues around the world as part of The Metropolitan Opera’s efforts to reinvigorate opera and reach out to a broader public.

The program allows audiences to experience the production at the same time as the audience in New York.

“Rusalka” stars Renee Fleming in one of her signature roles alongside Piotr Beczala, Dolora Zajick and maestro Yannick Nezet-Seguin. Tickets are $18 for adults and $9 for students. Tickets may be purchased online at, on the phone at 672-9084 extension 100 or in person at the box office, which is located inside the theater at 42 N. Main St.

Wyoming Weddings free bridal expo @ Holiday Inn Conference Center
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Wyoming Weddings will present a free bridal expo on Saturday.

From noon to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, everyone is welcome to “Sheridan Bridal Expo.”

One couple will win a flat screen television. For more information see or call 755-6896. To pre-register for the event see www.

Brent Spink artist’s reception @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Local artist Brent Spink will present his art throughout February at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library beginning with an artist’s reception on Saturday.

The reception will be in The Inner Circle from 1-3 p.m.

Spink is originally from Missoula, Mont. and his primary medium is oil paintings.

He currently lives and works just north of Sheridan in the Wolf Teeth Mountains.

For more information call Kevin Knapp at 674-8585 extension 29.

The library is located at 335 W. Alger St.

Ducks Unlimited 30th annual membership banquet, dinner and auction @ Bozeman Trail steakhouse
Feb 9 @ 12:30 am

The Buffalo Chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold their 30th annual membership banquet, dinner and auction on Feb. 8.

DU works to meet the needs of waterfowl in Wyoming by creating and enhancing wetlands and associated upland habitats.

The evening will include dinner, raffles and an auction.

Auction items available will be wildlife art, firearms, sculptures, antique wood decoy, gift certificates, dinner and lodging packages, a battlefield tour, fishing and hunting trips, golf packages and more.

Tickets are $35 per person if purchased by Feb. 1 and $45 per person or $80 per couple after Feb. 1.

Tickets are available at The Sports Lure, the Bank of Buffalo or by calling Dean Knauer at 684-5621.

The evening commences at 5:30 p.m. at the Bozeman Trail steakhouse and seating is limited. The steakhouse is located at 675 E. Hart St., Buffalo.

Sheridan College Rodeo Banquet @ Holiday Inn
Feb 9 @ 12:30 am

The fourth annual Sheridan College Rodeo Banquet will be held Feb. 8.

The event is a fundraiser benefitting scholarships and operating costs for the men’s and women’s student-athlete rodeo teams.

The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.

Silent and live auctions will be held and live entertainment will be provided by Justin Beasley and After the Rodeo.

Tickets are $50 per person and must be purchased in advance.

Tickets are available at the SC information desk, the SC Foundation or through the rodeo teams.

For more information call 674-6446 extension 4006.

The Holiday Inn is located at 1809 Sugarland Drive.

Sheridan College is located at 3059 Coffeen Ave.

Sheridan County School District 2 Board of Trustees meeting @ Central Office Board Room
Feb 11 @ 1:00 am

Sheridan County School District 2 Board of Trustees meeting Monday 6 p.m. Central Office Board Room 201 N. Connor St. • Call to order 1. Pledge of Allegiance • Recognition 1. All-State Music participants: Diane Knutson, Razmick Sarkissian and Ashley Lecholat 2. We the People: Tyson Emborg • Approval of agenda • Welcome 1. Audience comments • Consent agenda items 1. Approval of minutes from Jan. 13 2. Approval of bills for payment • Old business 1. Capital construction update (action) a. Fort Mackenzie/the Wright Place and Behavioral Center to Old Highland Park 2014-2015 school year 2. Approval of policies (action) • New business 1. FY14 quarterly financial update (action) 2. Approval of donations for Sheridan High School (action) 3. Fort Mackenzie High School 1:1 MacBook Airs and Da Vinci Lab (information) 4. Flare Gas on School Trust Lands Draft Resolution (Action) – Richard Bridger • Reports and communication 1. Board of Trustees 2. PTO, parents, students, organizations 3. Site administration and staff • District reports 1. Superintendent a. Board goal updates (information) • Executive session 1. Personnel matters 2. Legal matters 3. Real estate matters • Adjournment

Basics of Microsoft Word class for 50 and older @ Sheridan College Main Street
Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Sheridan College’s Center for Workforce and Community Education and the American Association of Community Colleges are presenting a series of classes for people age 50 and over.
Classes will be held the second Tuesday of each month starting in September and ending in June.
The class schedule is:
• Feb. 11 — basics of Microsoft Word
• March 11 — writing attention-grabbing resumes
• April 8 — successful interviews
• May 13 — critical thinking
• June 10 — providing “wow” customer service
All classes are free and will be held from 8-11 a.m. at Sheridan College Main Street, 171 N. Main St. Pre-registration is required.
Call 674-6446, ext. 4501, for more information or to register.

Town of Ranchester Planning Committee meeting
Feb 12 @ 12:30 am

Town of Ranchester Planning Committee meeting Tuesday 5:30 p.m. 145 Coffeen Street, Ranchester • Stoneridge Meadows Subdivision Phase 1 preliminary plat

Tongue River Power Board meeting @ Lucile Alley Room Daton Town Hall
Feb 12 @ 2:00 am

Tongue River Power Board meeting Tuesday 7 p.m. Lucile Alley Room Daton Town Hall 608 Broadway St., Dayton. • Vote to accept the SLIB Grant Application for the natural gas line to the Tongue River Valley

Conversation in History @ Senior Center conference room
Feb 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm

The Sheridan Senior Center will host Helen Laumann of the Sheridan County Historical Society for the next “Conversation in History” on Wednesday.

This series of casual conversations surrounding specific portions of our Sheridan area history is free and open to the public.

The meeting will run from 10-11:15 a.m. in the Senior Center conference room.

The Senior Center is located at 211 Smith St.

For more information contact Lois Bell or Jane Perkins at 672-2240.

Male and Female in “Brown Bag Lunch Seminars” @ Sheridan College Main Street campus Center for Workforce and Community Education
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Sheridan College Main Street campus Center for Workforce and Community Education will present the next topic in the series of “Brown Bag Lunch Seminars” on Wednesday. Lynn Gordon of Family and Personal Counseling Center will present topics on Wednesdays through the end of February including depression, fear, family and codependency and how to take control of these issues. The seminars are free and open to everyone with no reservations required. “Male and Female” will be the topic on Wednesday from 12:10-12:50 p.m. For more information call Gordon at 672-6789. The campus is located at 171 N. Main St.

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Antiracism series 6:00 pm
Antiracism series @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm
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painting with pastels class 10:00 am
painting with pastels class @ The SAGE Community Arts center
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm
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Scholarship recipients to perform at Occidental 3:00 pm
Scholarship recipients to perform at Occidental @ Occidental Saloon
Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Fresh Air Friday
Fresh Air Friday @ SRD office
Aug 4 all-day
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Book signing 4:00 pm
Book signing @ Sheridan Stationery, Books and Gallery
Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Tennis tournament
Tennis tournament @ Thorne-Rider Park and Sheridan High School
Aug 5 – Aug 6 all-day
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Picnic 11:00 am
Picnic @ First Christian Church
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
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Open house 1:00 pm
Open house @ Ucross
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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Eclipse, full moon program 3:00 pm
Eclipse, full moon program
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Evening with Brooke Collins 6:00 pm
Evening with Brooke Collins @ Downtown Sheridan Association
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Watercolor exhibition 4:48 pm
Watercolor exhibition @ Library
Aug 8 @ 4:48 pm
SHERIDAN — The 32nd Watercolor Wyoming National Exhibition will be on display at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library throughout August. Artwork from 30 artists[...]
Native seed saving workshop 6:00 pm
Native seed saving workshop @ Watt Agriculture Center
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Sheridan County Rodeo
Sheridan County Rodeo @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Aug 10 – Aug 13 all-day
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motorcycle safety class
motorcycle safety class @ Sheridan College
Aug 11 – Aug 13 all-day
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Retirement celebration 5:00 pm
Retirement celebration @ YMCA soccer feilds
Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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Business after hours 5:18 pm
Business after hours @ Oasis Lounge
Aug 11 @ 5:18 pm – 6:18 pm
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Kids craft day 10:00 am
Kids craft day @ Ace Hardware
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Absaroka State Takeover 12:00 pm
Absaroka State Takeover
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Ceramics show
Ceramics show @ SAGE Community Arts
Aug 15 – Sep 20 all-day
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Concerts in the Park 7:30 pm
Concerts in the Park @ Kendrick Park band shell
Aug 15 @ 7:30 pm
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Auditions for gala 6:30 pm
Auditions for gala @ Mars Theater
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The WYO Theater will host auditions for its annual gala performance Thursday and Friday at 6:30 p.m. in the Mars Theater. The gala[...]
Firefighters breakfast 8:00 am
Firefighters breakfast @ Sagewood North Cafe
Aug 18 @ 8:00 am
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Dementia friendly training 5:00 pm
Dementia friendly training @ Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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