Calendar of Events

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

July 11, 2015

Shakespeare in the Gardens

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FREE: Shakespeare in the Gardens, “Taming of the Shrew” – Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 5 p.m.
The Wyoming Shakespeare Festival Company presents TAMING OF THE SHREW directed by Diane Springford. The performance will be in the open area near the Peace Garden at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens. Bring a chair, blanket,  umbrella and a picnic dinner!  This program is FREE thanks to our sponsors Davis & Cannon, LLP, and Little America Hotel & Resort. Donations are always accepted. (more…)

Start: July 11, 2015 5:00 pm
End: July 11, 2015 8:00 pm

Free workshop for budding actors

ShakespeareFest

The Wyoming Shakespeare Festival Company is also offering a unique opportunity to for kids of all ages (adults too) to learn everything there is to know in order to perform Shakespeare’s brilliant plays in 90 minutes. This interactive workshop will be held at the Paul Smith Children’s Village at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 11th. Whether one is completely unfamiliar with Shakespeare, or a seasoned classical actor, this workshop promises an enthusiastic boost to both the inner and outer player. Free! Thanks to Davis & Cannon, LLP, and Little America Hotel & Res.ort

Start: July 11, 2015 3:00 pm
End: July 11, 2015 4:30 pm

Everlasting Sandcastles

Saturday, July 11 – 1:00 p.m.  Learn about Earth landforms and geologic features by building your own everlasting sandcastle. Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

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

July 10, 2015

Early closure

In honor of Wyoming Statehood Day (Wyoming’s 125th anniversary), the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens Greenhouse/​Conservatory, the Paul Smith Children’s Village and all City of Cheyenne Offices will close early June 10th at 3:00 PM. We will resume our normal hours this Saturday

Start: July 10, 2015 3:00 am
End: July 10, 2015 5:00 pm

July 7, 2015

Color Splash

Tuesday, July 7 – 1:00 p.m.  Help us decorate the garden.  Chalk it up for Summer!  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: July 7, 2015 1:00 pm
End: July 7, 2015 2:00 pm

July 3, 2015 – July 4, 2015

CLOSED for Independence Day

Friday & Saturday, July 3 & 4

Start: July 3, 2015 8:00 am
End: July 4, 2015 5:00 pm

June 30, 2015

Rubber Band Energy

Tuesday, June 30, 1:00 p.m.  A lesson in non-​​traditional energy.  You’ll have a ball!!!  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: June 30, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 30, 2015 2:00 pm

June 27, 2015

Superday in Lions Park

Saturday, June 27, Open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Click here for more info.

Start: June 27, 2015 10:00 am
End: June 27, 2015 5:00 pm

June 25, 2015

Gardening & Grub: Salsa

Wednesday, June 25, 4:00 p.m.  Create and enjoy fresh salsa and receive a seed kit to grow your own ingredients at home.  $1 per child.

Start: June 25, 2015 4:00 pm
End: June 25, 2015 5:00 pm

June 23, 2015

Gardening & Grub: Soil Horizons

Tuesday, June 23, 1:00 p.m.  An edible lesson in geology and natural resources.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: June 23, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 23, 2015 2:00 pm

June 20, 2015

Mancala

Saturday, June 20, 1:00 p.m.  Learn to play and build this ancient game of strategy.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: June 20, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 20, 2015 2:00 pm

June 18, 2015

Plant the Garden!

Thursday, June 18, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Join us for an afternoon of annual and vegetable planting in our garden.

Start: June 18, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 18, 2015 3:00 pm