Upcoming Events

June 14, 2016

Summer of Energy: Community Squirt Gun Fight

Tuesday, June 14, 1:00 p.m. An ineffective way to water our garden but lots of fun for all ages.  Bring your own squirt gun or use ours.  Rules of play will be outlined at the outset of the event.  You will get wet. Free, a “Summer of Energy” program sponsored by Black Hills Energy.

Start: June 14, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 14, 2016 2:00 pm

June 15, 2016

Pine Cone Sunflowers

Wednesday, June 15, 4:00 p.m. Really. A decorative art project using cones as seeds.  $1 per child.

Start: June 15, 2016 4:00 pm
End: June 15, 2016 5:00 pm

June 16, 2016

Science: Parachutes and Seed Dispersal

Thursday, June 16, 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: June 16, 2016 4:00 pm
End: June 16, 2016 5:00 pm

June 18, 2016

Summer of Energy: Coal Art

Saturday, June 18, 1:00 p.m.  Let Fossil Fuels be your muse as you create artwork.  Free!  Part of our Black Hills Energy “Summer of Energy” series of programs.

Start: June 18, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 18, 2016 2:00 pm

June 21, 2016

Summer of Energy: Solar Prints

Tuesday, June 21, 1:00 p.m.  Shadow and light and exposure – harness the sun to burn an image onto paper. Free!  Part of our Black Hills Energy “Summer of Energy” series of programs.

Start: June 21, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 21, 2016 2:00 pm

June 23, 2016

Seed Infused Greeting Cards

Thursday, June 23, 1:00 p.m. Pulp non-​​fiction that grows.  $1 per child.

Start: June 23, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 23, 2016 2:00 pm

June 24, 2016

CLOSED for Superday! Set-​​Up

Friday, June 24 Paul Smith Children’s Village at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens

Start: June 24, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 24, 2016 5:00 pm

June 25, 2016

Superday! In Lions Park

Saturday, June 25, Open 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Start: June 25, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 25, 2016 4:00 pm

June 26, 2016

Pine Cone Sunflowers

Sunday, June 26, 1:00 p.m. Really. A decorative art project using cones as seeds.  $1 per child.

Start: June 26, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 26, 2016 2:00 pm

June 28, 2016

Summer of Energy: Rubber Band Energy

Tuesday, June 28, 1:00 p.m.  You’ll have a ball – learning about non-​​traditional forms of energy,  Free!  Part of our Black Hills Energy “Summer of Energy” series of programs.

Start: June 28, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 28, 2016 2:00 pm

June 29, 2016

Pine Cone Sunflowers

Wednesday, June 29, 4:00 p.m. Really. A decorative art project using cones as seeds.  $1 per child.

Start: June 29, 2016 4:00 pm
End: June 29, 2016 5:00 pm

June 30, 2016

Gardening & Grub

Thursday, June 30, 1:00 p.m. Snacks and a lesson in horticulture.  $1 per child.

Start: June 30, 2016 1:00 pm
End: June 30, 2016 2:00 pm

July 2, 2016

Summer of Energy: Color Festival

Saturday, July 2, 1:00 p.m.  The light spectrum made visible – chalk the garden – everywhere.  Free!  Part of our Black Hills Energy “Summer of Energy” series of programs.

Start: July 2, 2016 1:00 pm
End: July 2, 2016 2:00 pm