Calendar of Events

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

June 16, 2015

Community Squirt Gun Fight

Tuesday, June 16, 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: June 16, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 16, 2015 2:00 pm

June 13, 2015

Bug Out

Saturday, June 13, 1:00 p.m.  Help us build and install our pollinator habitat wall. Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: June 13, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 13, 2015 2:00 pm

June 11, 2015

Plant the Garden!

Thursday, June 11, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Join us for an afternoon of annual and vegetable planting in our garden.

Start: June 11, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 11, 2015 3:00 pm

Bonsai Show

bonsaiSee an incredible collection on display by our regions best bonsai growers.
When: Saturday June 13, 2015 9 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: Paul Smith Children’s Village– in the Lowe’s Discovery Lab/​Classroom
Free

Start: June 11, 2015 8:00 am
End: June 11, 2015 5:00 pm

June 9, 2015

Wind Art

Tuesday, June 9, 1:00 p.m.  Help us decorate the air.  Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.

Start: June 9, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 9, 2015 2:00 pm

June 6, 2015

Barnes & Noble Bookfair

in-firefly-valleySaturday, June 6, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.  Supporting the Paul Smith Children’s Village, Author Amanda Cabot will be signing copies of her newest novel, “In Firefly Valley” between 10 – 12 and 2 – 4.  We will be hosting Summer themed Storytimes at 11, 3 and 7 and be present all day with mischief and fun for all at Barnes & Noble Booksellers.

Start: June 6, 2015 9:00 am
End: June 6, 2015 9:00 pm

June 4, 2015

Plant the Garden!

Thursday, June 4, 4:00 p.m. Join us for an hour of annual and vegetable planting in our garden.

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

May 31, 2015

Potato Planting Workshop

Sunday, May 31, 1:00 p.m. Learn the secrets to planting these underground wonders with an opportunity to dig in the dirt. Free!

Start: May 31, 2015 1:00 pm
End: May 31, 2015 2:00 pm

May 30, 2015

Plant Pandemonium!

Saturday, May 30 – 9:00 a.m.-12:00 Noon Help us plant the Paul Smith Children’s Village – in 3 hours!  All plants provided.  Please bring a trowel!  150 flats of plants – planted by you – will kick-​​off our Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power “Summer of Power” series of programs.

Start: May 30, 2015 9:00 am
End: May 30, 2015 12:00 pm

May 21, 2015

Gardening: Fairy Garden

Thursday, May 21  – 4:00 p.m.  Create a magical living landscape for mythical creatures. VERY limited enrollment, please PRE-​​REGISTER at 637‑6349.  $5 per child

Start: May 21, 2015 4:00 pm
End: May 21, 2015 5:00 pm

City of Cheyenne Arbor Day

mancana ashWhen: Thursday May 21, 2015  11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Where: Saddle Ridge Park
What: A ceremony to celebrate trees, tree planting and a tree give-​​away
For more information contact the Cheyenne Urban Forestry Division 307−637−6428.

Start: May 21, 2015 11:00 am
End: May 21, 2015 12:00 pm

May 19, 2015

Science: Plastic Bottle Bird Feeders

Tuesday, May 19  – 4:00 p.m. Create a simple bird feeder from found materials – bird seed included!  $1 per child.

Start: May 19, 2015 4:00 pm
End: May 19, 2015 5:00 pm

May 16, 2015

Master Gardener Plant Sale

Laramie County Master Gardener’s Annual Plant SaleMaster Gardeners
When:
 Saturday May 16, 2015 9 am – 4 pm
Where: Cheyenne Depot Plaza
Choose from hardy perennials, annual flowers, vegetables, herbs, houseplants, trees and shrubs. Find plants have been selected to grow and thrive in the difficult growing conditions of the high plains and mountains of Wyoming. Click here for more info. Click here for a sampling of the plants that will be sold (power point file).

Start: May 16, 2015 9:00 am
End: May 16, 2015 4:00 pm