Calendar of Events

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

April 30, 2015

Gardening: May Day Baskets

Thursday, April 30 – 4:00 p.m. For children of all ages, build and arrange a Spring surprise for someone special.  $1 per child.

Start: April 30, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 30, 2015 5:00 pm

April 29, 2015

Art: Stewardship

Wednesday, April 29 – 4:00 p.m.  For children of all ages, learn about conservation with the Laramie County Conservation District and help design artwork representing “Local Heroes, Your Hardworking Pollinators.”  Free.

Start: April 29, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 29, 2015 5:00 pm

April 28, 2015

Science: Parachutes and Seed Dispersal

Tuesday, April 28 – 4:00 p.m.  For children of all ages, learn about seed dispersal and build a paratrooper – catch the wind and repeat.  $1 per child.

Start: April 28, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 28, 2015 5:00 pm

April 23, 2015

Science: Go Fly a Kite!

Thursday, April 23 – 4:00 p.m. For children of all ages, build a kite – and fly it in the wind – ‘til it’s gone with the wind. $1 per child.

Start: April 23, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 23, 2015 5:00 pm

April 22, 2015

Science: Rubber Band Balls

Wednesday, April 22 – 4:00 p.m. Create bouncing balls from a variety of recycled materials housed in an arrangement of rubber bands and learn about the Coefficient of Restitution.  $1 per child.

Start: April 22, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 22, 2015 5:00 pm

April 21, 2015

Art: Stewardship

Tuesday, April 21 – 4:00 p.m.  For children of all ages, learn about conservation with the Laramie County Conservation District and help design artwork representing “Local Heroes, Your Hardworking Pollinators.”  Free.

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

April 19, 2015

Kitchen Scrap Gardening

Sunday, April 19 – 1:00 p.m. For children of all ages, learn beyond compost how to plant food scraps and harvest your leftover ingredients for simple recipes and bountiful gardens.  $1 per child.

Start: April 19, 2015 1:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm

April 18, 2015

Earth Day Celebration This Sat.

- Free – Fun – earthday 2015-1earthday 2015-2earthday 2015-3April 25th is the alternate Earth Day Celebration date in the event of truly terrible weather. Click HERE to learn more.

Start: April 18, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 18, 2015 2:00 pm

April 17, 2015

CLOSED at 1:00 p.m.

Fri., April 17 for Earth Day Celebration set-​​up

Start: April 17, 2015 1:00 pm
End: April 17, 2015 5:00 pm