Calendar of Events

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

May 15, 2015

Bonsai Show

When: Saturday June 13, 2015 9:00 – 5:00
Where: Paul Smith Children’s Village Lowe’s Discovery Lab
Free bonsai show open to the public. Trees on display from members of the Cheyenne Bonsai Club. Visit with experts and view an amazing collection.
For more information contact: Jessica @ 307−287−1953.

Start: May 15, 2015 8:00 am
End: May 15, 2015 5:00 pm

May 13, 2015

Gardening: Salsa

Wednesday, May 13 – 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: May 13, 2015 4:00 pm
End: May 13, 2015 5:00 pm

May 8, 2015

National Public Gardens Day — Free Seeds!

National Public Gardens Day May 8, 2015, is an annual celebration of the nation’s public gardens to raise awareness of the important role botanical gardens and arboreta play in promoting environmental stewardship, plant and water conservation, green spaces, and education in communities nationwide. Cheyenne Botanic Gardens is proud to be Wyoming’s only Public Garden.

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Start: May 8, 2015 8:00 am
End: May 8, 2015 5:00 pm

May 7, 2015

Art: Mom Rocks

Thursday, May 7 – 4:00 p.m.   A simple painted gift based on an even simpler pun for Mother’s Day.  $1 per child.

Start: May 7, 2015 4:00 pm
End: May 7, 2015 5:00 pm

May 3, 2015

Gardening: Orchids! For Kids!

Sunday, May 3 - 1:00 p.m. Learn to care for and receive an Orchid. $1 per child.

Start: May 3, 2015 1:00 pm
End: May 3, 2015 2:00 pm

May 2, 2015

Workshop: Living and Growing in Wyoming

When: Saturday, May 2, from 9 – 4.
Where: Archer Complex (I-​​80 exit 370)

propertylinesMore info: This workshop will cover many aspects of country living with a focus on how to be a better steward of the land from grazing animals, poultry, water, cost of (more…)

Start: May 2, 2015 9:00 am
End: May 2, 2015 4:00 pm