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Feb 16 Thursday
Anyone of any age and level of birding skill, learn how to participate in this global event Feb. 17-20. See also https://www.birdcount.org/.
On Saturday, Feb. 18, meet at 10 a.m. in Lions Park by the parking lot by the Children’s Village to count birds in the park. Binoculars available.
The first two sessions are no cost—come try it February 16th and 23rd!“Fun & Friendship Set to Music”Family Friendly: Kids 8-88 years- can learnInformal attire
Feb 19 Sunday
Join the fun of the 2023 Sheridan WYO Winter Rodeo by learning how to Nordic ski. Black Mountain Nordic Club and SCLT are teaming up to host free Nordic ski demos for skiers of all ages. Want to improve your skate or classic skiing techniques even more? Register for a ski clinic during the discovery day. $10 registration fee for ski clinics. The Sport Stop is generously providing equipment for everyone to use during the demo day. We’ll have hot cocoa for everyone, too!
More info at https://sheridanclt.org/events/nordic-ski-discovery-day/.
Feb 25 Saturday
Tour visitor center in Commerce City, Colorado, drive the refuge’s loop road looking for wildlife.
Bring water, lunch and winter clothing. Participants with their own transportation are welcome to leave the trip at any time. Limited carpooling available.
Please sign up with Grant Frost, 307-343-2024.
Mar 04 Saturday
The Pinedale Lions Club will be hosting the 2023 Big Fish Winter Derby on Fremont Lake on Saturday and Sunday, March 4 & 5, 2023. The two-day ice fishing event will feature over $7,000 in cash and prizes. There is a $1,000 Grand Prize for the largest fish turned in each day. The tournament pays four places each day as well as $100 for the biggest fish each hour and $200 for the biggest rainbow and brown brought in each day. Entry fee is $40.
There will be a youth division for anglers under 14 years of age. Youth participants must be fishing with a licensed adult participant. Entries in the free Youth division are not eligible for prizes in the Big Fish division, but youths are welcome to enter the main tournament instead.Online pre-registration is available; visit the Pinedale Lions Club Facebook page. In person pre- registration will take place at the VFW Post 4801 in Pinedale on Friday, March 3 from 6:00 – 9:00pm and at Lakeside Lodge after 6am each morning. IN PERSON CHECK IN IS NOT REQUIRED. No pets or passenger vehicles will be allowed on the ice. Parking is always a challenge, so carpooling is strongly encouraged. This event is based out of Lakeside Lodge, four miles north of Pinedale and is operating under a special use permit with the Bridger-Teton National Forest, Pinedale Ranger District.
Mar 06 Monday
Wyoming State Science Fair (WSSF) is a long-standing UW event that brings 6th-12th grade students from across Wyoming to present their original science, engineering and math research and compete for prizes.
The 2023 Wyoming State Science Fair competitors will be eagerly displaying their research posters and would love to share their work with you on March 6, 2023 from 1:15- 9 pm (competitors at poster displays from 2:30-3:30 pm). School groups are especially encouraged to visit.
Apr 28 Friday
The community skaters from Cache Valley Figure Skating Club, EIC Hot Chocolate Club and Learn-To-Skate classes, Utah State University Figure Skating Club, and USU Figure Skating Class invite you to travel different times.
Apr 29 Saturday
Jun 03 Saturday
This is an open air gumbo cookoff with live music, beer garden, venders and lots more.
Sep 13 Wednesday
The 6th annual Plein Air in the Parks will be held at Curt Gowdy State Park, located in the foothills of the Laramie Mountains. Camping, recreation, wildlife, and exquisite vistas abound. There will be cash prizes for Best in Show, second, and third place, along with a People’s Choice Award. There will be art educational opportunities, an artist social, youth division, and more. The event will take place September 13-17, 2023 and will conclude with a reception and wet sale on Sunday, which is open to participating artists and the community to view artwork, celebrate the winners, and purchase pieces made during the event.