Gold Wing Monthly Meeting
Gold Wing Road Riders Association meets on the second Saturday of each month. Breakfast is served at 8:00am and the meeting begins at 9:00am. Call Jim at (307)634-9176 for location and details.
The Cheyenne Dance Club is hosting ballroom dancing to a live band on Saturday, March 10, from 7:00pm-10:00pm at Little America, 2800 West Lincolnway. Cost is $35 per couple or $20 per single. For more information, please E-mail email@example.com or call (307)365-7404.
Project Prom is seeking formal dresses. All sizes in clean and good condition can be dropped off at Just Dandy, 212 West 17th Street or call Jean at (307)640-6430.
A March Through History
Laramie County Community College will be presenting “A March Through History” on Saturday, March 10, from 9:00am-3:00pm. Cost is $25 and includes three history classes, lunch and snacks. Registration is required. For more information or registration, please call (307)778-1236 or in person at the Life Enrichment office in CCI 109 at LCCC, 1400 East College Avenue.
Cheyenne Regional Medical Center is an American Heart Association, AHA, Training Center. Join them for their upcoming Heartsaver® First Aid, CPR, AED class offered at CRMC, Saturday, March 10, from 9:00am-4:00pm. Class size is limited and the registration fee is $70, includes student manual. To register, please contact Amanda Hubbard at (307)996-4736 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Father and Son Duct Tape Duel
Wyoming Cares Father and Son Duct Tape Duel will be held on Saturday, March 10, at Storey Gym, 2810 House Avenue, from 5:30pm-8:00pm. Open to all elementary school boys and their fathers, uncles or grandfathers. Activities will include food, T-shirts, keepsake photos and a variety of materials and duct tape to create your “duct tape wonder.”
Cheyenne Fly Fishing Expo
Cheyenne Fly Fishing Expo will be held Saturday, March 10, from 10:00am-4:00pm, at the Kiwanis Community House at Lion’s Park. It will be featuring fly-tying and casting demonstrations. There will also be dozens of vendors. For more information, please E-mail email@example.com.
Aspiring Writers’ Meeting
An aspiring writers’ meeting to share and critique work will be held on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month, 1:30pm, Laramie County Library, Windflower Room, 2200 Pioneer Avenue. Contact Roy at (307)274-7797 for more information.
Delta Kappa Gamma Book Sale
The 35th annual Delta Kappa Gamma Used Book Sale will be held in three locations in Frontier Mall, 1400 Dell Range Boulevard. Look for signs. Times are March 10-11, Saturday, 8:00am-6:00pm and Sunday, 9:00am-3:00pm. The sale spaces will be cramped. There will be no carts. There will be some boxes, but they recommend bringing reusable bags. Adult hardbacks are $2 and paperbacks $1. Children’s hardbacks are $1 and paperbacks $.50. Some special volumes are priced separately. There is also a silent auction for a few valuable books. Sunday is an “All Day Box and Bag Sale.” Bags are purchased at the door for $6 and boxes for $10. For more information, contact (307)637-5347 or (307)369-2940.
Eagles Auxiliary #128 members meet at the Eagles Lodge, 1600 Thomes Avenue, 2nd and 4th Mondays, officers at 6:00pm, regular meeting 7:00pm.
Call for Vendors
Gilchrist Elementary PTO presents the 7th annual Spring Market Craft, Plant and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 12, from 9:00am-3:00pm, at 1108 Happy Jack Road. The PTO is currently seeking vendors for this event. For more information, please E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Brittaney at (307)221-0462.
Celtic Community Concert
Early chamber music comes to Cheyenne. A benefit concert for Habitat for Humanity of Cheyenne and COMEA House will be held on Sunday, March 11, at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1908 Central Avenue, at 3:00pm. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day there will be Celtic Music played on an Irish harp, with vocals and guitar. Traditional Irish and Scottish selections are included. Admission is free, but a free offering will be collected to benefit Habitat for Humanity and COMEA House. For additional information, please leave a message at (307)214-2359.
ReBooting Cheyenne’s Big Boots
The Cheyenne Depot Museum and Visit Cheyenne are collaborating to “reboot” Cheyenne’s Big Boots program by offering the opportunity for organizations and individuals to purchase and custom design their eight-foot-tall boot. Each new big boot costs $5,000 which includes the boot itself, custom design and painting, a protective sealant and boot delivery. The purchaser gets to choose an artist from a list of new artists eager to create new boots and then work directly with the artist on a one-of-a-kind design. For more information about the program, please visit www.cheyennebigboots.com.
VFW Post 11453
Frontier Post is a non-drinking, non-smoking Veterans organization that meets the 2nd Tuesday each month, 7:00pm, inside American Legion Post 6, 2001 East Lincolnway. Frontier Post invites eligible veterans to apply for membership. (307)509-0839, vfw11453.org.
People Impacted by Incarceration
Bethel Outreach meets every Tuesday evening at 6:30pm in the Sage Room of the Laramie County Library, 2200 Pioneer Avenue. If you have been recently released from prison, need help finding a job, getting to work, continuing your education, finding a place to live or if you have someone you love who has been recently incarcerated and don’t know what to do, this group is for you! For information, please call (307)701-0944 or (307)509-9982.
The Cheyenne Engineers Club will be meeting on Tuesday, March 13, at 5:30pm at the Radisson Hotel, 204 Fox Farm Road. Social time at 5:30pm and dinner at 6:00pm. Cost for the dinner is $20. The special guest speaker is Dr. Anthony “Tony” Denzer, Head of the Civil and Architectural Engineering Department at the University of Wyoming. Please confirm your attendance via E-mail by Friday, March 9, at noon, to Keith Fulton at email@example.com.
Vendors Wanted for AmVets Craft Fair
Vendors wanted for AmVets craft fair, Saturday, March 24, 10:00am-7:00pm and Sunday, March 25, 10:00am-5:00pm. Table rental is $15 a day or $25 a table for the weekend. For more information, please contact Jeannetta at (307)640-7500.
Young Women in Public Affairs Award
Applications for the Young Women in Public Affairs, YWPA, Award are now available from the Zonta Club of Cheyenne by E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by visiting the website, www.cheyennezonta.org. Applications are due to the Zonta Club of Cheyenne by Friday, March 16. To qualify, applicants must be age 16-19 by April 1, 2018. They must also be going to school, or working in, or a citizen of Laramie County. Z-Club members who meet the above qualifications are eligible and encouraged to apply. Complete applications, including required letters of recommendation and other documentation, should be submitted to Zonta Club of Cheyenne at P.O. Box 2135, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003.
World Friendship Day Dinner
Cheyenne Friendship Force will celebrate their annual World Friendship Day on Monday, March 12, at Casey’s Club, Knights of Columbus Hall, 507 West 28th Street. The featured speaker will be Parid Shkova, Laramie County Community College student from Albania. The public is invited to the potluck dinner at 6:00pm. Club members and guests are encouraged to dress in International attire or bring information about their travels. For more information, please call Barbara at (307)634-0309.
Taizé Style Worship
Join St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1908 Central Avenue, for a Taizé-style service on Friday, March 16, at 7:00pm. If you are an old friend of Taizé or someone who wants to try it, you are invited to join them Friday and find a beautiful spot of calmness, serenity and peace. The doors will open at 6:30pm for quiet meditation. The 45-minute service will begin at 7:00pm and will be followed by a reception in the parish hall.
Healing Rooms of Cheyenne
The Healing Rooms of Cheyenne are open to anyone in need of prayer for healing and/or an encouraging word. They are open every Saturday, from 10:00am-noon, at the First Baptist Church, 1800 East Pershing Boulevard. For information, call (307)630-5710. Everyone is welcome.
The Wyoming Senior Companion Program provides free assistance to any adult age 21 and over who needs help in order to remain living at home. Senior Companions are volunteers over 55 who act as a friend and assist adults with simple tasks which are often impossible for some persons to accomplish on their own. The program is nationally funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service and by the Wyoming State Department of Health Senior Services Division and United Way. (307)634-1010 or toll free (877)634-1005.
Jump into Jewels Needs Donations
Donations for Habitat for Humanity’s signature fundraiser, Jump into Jewels, are being collected. New or gently used jewelry, purses, belts, scarves, hats and jewelry boxes are needed. Donations can be dropped off at the Habitat ReStore, 1721 Ames Avenue or Donna’s Wear It Again, 1600 Central Avenue. Proceeds from Jump into Jewels help fund Habitat’s 2018 Women Build Home. Join them Saturday, April 28, for a day of shopping, food and fun. For information, call the Habitat ReStore at (307)637-8067 or E-mail email@example.com.
Discover Space Exhibit
The Laramie County Library, 2200 Pioneer Avenue, is hosting Discover Space, a hands-on, multimedia exhibit. It’s a traveling science museum. Build your own solar systems on a 42” touch table, learn how telescopes work, try to save Earth from an asteroid impact and much more. Come and experience this unique opportunity. This is open to all ages.
Registration is now open for Laramie County Community College driver’s education classes. Pre-registration is required for Spring classes beginning in March. For information or to register, call the Life Enrichment Office at LCCC at (307)778-1236 or E-mail lifeenrichment@LCCC.wy.edu.
Americanism Essay Contest
The American Legion Post 6 Auxiliary is hosting an Americanism Essay contest for all schools. Students need to write what they feel or believe Americanism is in their schools or community and how they can promote Americanism. This is open to students third grade to High School. The deadline for this contest is Friday, March 30. Please send the essays to the American Legion Post 6, 2001 East Lincolnway, attention Unit 6 Auxiliary, or call Linda at (307)256-4138 and she will pick them up.
Free Tax Preparation
AARP TaxAide is offering free tax preparation by appointment only, Monday through Friday, now through April 12, at the Senior Activity Center located at 2101 Thomes Avenue, from 10:00am-1:15pm. You will need to bring the following: Social Security Card, picture identification, W-2 and 1099. You must bring a copy of last year’s tax return. This program is designed for low to moderate incomes. Call (307)635-2435 for tax preparation or assistance.
Bee University Workshop
The University of Wyoming will be holding a bee workshop on Friday, March 16, from 8:00am-5:00pm, with four different class options. For tickets and event information, please visit 2018wybeeuniversitybeecollege.eventbrite.com, or E-mail Catherine Wissner at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (307)633-4383.
New Season Announcement
They Cheyenne Little Theatre Players will be announcing their 89th performance season Saturday, March 17, at the Historic Atlas Theatre, 211 West Lincolnway, from 6:30pm-8:30pm. The organization, founded in 1930, owns and operates The Atlas, as well as The Mary Godfrey Playhouse, and is one of the oldest continually operating community theatres in the US. The performance season will include six shows and The Old Fashioned Melodrama. Season tickets will be available for purchase at the event. For more information, please call (307)638-6543, or visit their website at cheyennelittletheatre.org