Calendar of Events

September 1, 2015

Art: Flower Pounding

Tuesday, September 1 - 4:00 p.m.  A loud and fragrant art lesson. Pick flowers and beat the dye out onto watercolor paper for a one-​​of-​​a-​​kind memory of this growing season.  $1 per child.

Start: September 1, 2015 4:00 pm
End: September 1, 2015 5:00 pm

August 29, 2015

Exploration: Snowball Fight & Pillowcase Project

Saturday, August 29 – 1:00 p.m. In partnership with the American Red Cross and in recognition of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina – learn about disaster preparedness, receive and decorate a pillowcase for your own disaster supplies and use large cotton snowballs for an August Snowball Fight – (because a pillow fight seemed too dangerous!) Free.

Start: August 29, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 29, 2015 2:00 pm

August 27, 2015

Art: Milk Art

Thursday, August 27 – 4:00 p.m.  A splash of color and design formed in bowls and transferred to paper. $1 per child.

Start: August 27, 2015 4:00 pm
End: August 27, 2015 5:00 pm

August 22, 2015

Harvest Hunt

Tuesday, August 22 – 1:00 p.m.  Think of an Easter Egg Hunt – now picture vegetables instead of eggs – An edible lesson in harvest.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: August 22, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 22, 2015 2:00 pm

August 19, 2015

Teen Squirt Gun Fight

Wednesday, August 19 – CLOSED 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. We will be closing to the public at 1:00 p.m. for an afternoon Teen Squirt Gun Fight 2 – 3:30.  Please register with the Laramie County Library System.

Start: August 19, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 19, 2015 5:00 pm

August 18, 2015

Community Squirt Gun Fight

Tuesday, August 18  – 1:00 p.m. An ineffective way to water our garden but lots of fun for all ages.  Bring your own squirtgun or use ours.  Rules of play will be outlined at the outset of the event.  You will get wet. Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: August 18, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 18, 2015 2:00 pm

August 15, 2015

Parachutes

Saturday, August 15  – 1:00 p.m.   Build a paratrooper – catch the wind and repeatFree, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: August 15, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 15, 2015 2:00 pm

August 11, 2015

Weaving Wall

Tuesday, August 11 – 1:00 p.m. A natural installation of found materials.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power

Start: August 11, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 11, 2015 2:00 pm

August 8, 2015

Flight School

Saturday, August 8 – 1:00 p.m.  Identified Flying Objects:  Wind Turbine & Airplane mischief in the garden. Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: August 8, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 8, 2015 2:00 pm

August 4, 2015

Soil Painting

Tuesday, August 4 – 1:00 p.m.  A lesson Earth and art, eh! You will depart dirt smart!  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: August 4, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 4, 2015 2:00 pm

August 1, 2015

Gardening & Grub: Salsa

Saturday, August 1 – 1:00 p.m.  An edible lesson in plants & pollinators.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: August 1, 2015 1:00 pm
End: August 1, 2015 2:00 pm

July 31, 2015

Closed July 31 for The Cheyenne Botanic Gardens Volunteer Appreciation Summer Picnic

We will be CLOSED on Friday, July 31 to host our annual thank you picnic for our volunteers.  Thank you for your kind understanding and we apologize for any inconvenience.

Start: July 31, 2015 9:00 am
End: July 31, 2015 5:00 pm

July 28, 2015

Gardening & Grub: Sweet Smoothies

Tuesday, July 28 – 1:00 p.m.  An edible lesson in harvest.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: July 28, 2015 1:00 pm
End: July 28, 2015 2:00 pm

July 22, 2015

Cheyenne Day

Wednesday, July 22 – We will be closing at Noon.

Start: July 22, 2015 12:00 pm
End: July 22, 2015 5:00 pm

July 14, 2015

Moths After Dark

Tuesday, July 14  – 8:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.  An opportunity to enjoy the garden in the dark – in the company of moths – learn about species, life cycles and habitats.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: July 14, 2015 8:30 pm
End: July 14, 2015 11:00 pm