Laramie County Library System Closed
Laramie County Library System including Laramie County Library in Cheyenne, The Library Cafe, Burns Branch Library, Pine Bluffs Branch Library and the bookmobile will remain closed until at least Friday, April 3, due to concern over COVID-19 and for the safety and well-being of the community. All library programs and events will be canceled until May 31, 2020 as well as all community meetings in all facilities. Thank you for your continued support of Laramie County Library System as it continues to make decisions that help ensure the safety and health of the Laramie County Community. Go to www.lclslonline.org or call (307)634-3561 for updated information.
Project Prom is seeking formal dress donations for girls in need. Gowns that are clean and in good condition can be dropped off at Just Dandy, 212 West 17th Street or call Jean at (307)640-6430 to volunteer. Giveway to be held in April.
The Cheyenne Animal Shelter is Closed
The Cheyenne Animal Shelter has announced that a shelter employee has been exposed to a positive case of COVID-19. While this employee has exhibited no symptoms, Interim CEO Sue Castaneda says that in the best interest of the public and the shelter staff that the Cheyenne Animal Shelter will be closed to the public until at least April 4th. Call (307)632-6655 to support the Cheyenne Animal Shelter, contributions would be most appreciated! Donors may go to our website and make an online contribution at https://www.cheyenneanimalshelter.org/ or by sending a contribution to 800 Southwest Drive, Cheyenne Wyoming 82007.
Gospel Jam Cheyenne Canceled
The Cheyenne Jammers are saddened to have to cancel the monthly Gospel Jam, regularly scheduled for the last Sunday of each month. Due to President Trump’s and Governor Gordon’s request that no more than 10 persons congregate together, the JAM is “on hold.” Last month, the Cheyenne Jammers were joined by four Colorado musicians and one from Nebraska. Three of the four Colorado musicians, Ben, Carl and Kirk are guitarists. The fourth Colorado musician, Danny, is a fiddle and banjo musician. Danny has played with Billy and Franklin Graham. The Nebraska musician was extremely proficient on the stand-up bass. Many have called expressing their deep regret that the Jammers have to cease. The Jammers have acquired a loyal following and friendships have formed that will remain – no matter what! “Happy trails to you (all) until we meet again!
Amateur “Ham” Radio Technician Class
An Amateur “Ham” Radio Technician class will be held Saturday, April 18, 25 and May 2, from 9:00am to 5:00pm, Laramie County Emergency Management, 3962 Archer Parkway. This is an entry level class for people to learn the basic theory, procedures, rules and regulations, etc. to take the FCC written exam. For more information, contact Greg at (307)630-9944 or email at [email protected] or http://www.arrl.org/courses/cheyenne-wy-82009-1. Pre-registration is required before March 30.
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Closed
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church knows that this is a difficult time for all as we learn to navigate a new normal. While they are not opening their church doors on Sunday mornings for now, they will be live streaming both the 8:00am and 10:30am liturgies. Both will include a sermon. They will have a live streaming children’s time at 9:15am. The Facebook and YouTube links can be found below with instructions. Copy and paste the link into your internet web browser (ie Google, Internet Explorer, etc.) https://www.facebook.com/stmarkscheyenne/ or https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCreTha5Tjk9Ya0fory_Gr3g. Please contact St. Mark’s office if you need further assistance, at (307)634-7709.
Quarter Auction is Canceled
The Quarter Auction to benefit the children’s backpack program at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles is canceled and will be rescheduled on a later date.
The Shrine Club Rescheduling
The craft fair on April 4th, the Easter brunch on April 5th and the Shrine Circus in May will be rescheduled to a later date.
Empowered to Connect Conference
Empowered to Connect Conference is in 500 plus locations around the world, FREE at a Cheyenne location! Come experience practical teaching designed to encourage, educate, and equip adoptive and foster parents, those considering adoption or foster care, and those who are serving and supporting others, including social workers agency professionals, church staff and ministry leaders, counselors, and therapists to better serve children impacted by adoption and foster care. It will be held at Cheyenne Alliance Church, 5200 Ridge Road. Session 1: options Saturday, April 25 or Friday, May 1; Session 2: Saturday, May 2. Each session is 10am-6pm with lunch provided. For questions, contact Katie Yim (307)214-6372 or [email protected]