Want to meet new people and get involved with some amazing organizations? Or add some new skills to your resume? Maybe even try out a new career? Volunteering is a great way to gain experience and feel like a part of the community. Not sure where to start? ServeWyoming and the Natrona County Library would like to invite you—citizens of all ages, experiences, and inspirations—to participate in the Natrona County Volunteer Fair, scheduled for Saturday, March 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Natrona County Library’s Crawford Room. You’ll have the chance to talk with representatives from a variety of Casper area organizations, providing numerous opportunities to get more involved. Enjoy drawings for local prizes and light snacks while you find out more about volunteering in your community. You could even win a $50 FireRock gift card! Your opportunity to get involved and make a difference awaits at the Natrona County Volunteer Fair, Saturday, March 11. For more information, or if you’re an organization looking who wants to participate, please contact Jessica Stanbury at 307.234.3428 or Betsy O’Neil at 307.237.4935 to reserve your table.
ServeWyoming is a statewide, charitable nonprofit based in Casper, Wyoming. As Wyoming’s Commission on Volunteering and Community Service, we have the role of developing, communicating and promoting a statewide vision of service in Wyoming. To attain this, we work on a variety of projects, which include AmeriCorps*State, Volunteer Wyoming, Emergency Preparedness, Disability Inclusion & Awareness and the Professional Volunteer Network. For more information about our programs and services visit www.servewyoming.org.
Don’t miss the chance to immerse yourself in an entirely new world when the Library hosts a virtual reality demo on Tuesday, March 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. Choose from over 40 of the best virtual reality games and apps while being taken through a guided experience with the HTC Vive. Free and open to the public. Gameplay will last for approximately 7 minutes per player. Tickets will be handed out at the beginning of the event, available on a first-come, first-served basis to the first 25 attendees. The HTC Vice is provided by the Natrona County Library Foundation. Call 577-READ ext. 2 or email email@example.com for more information.
30 p.m. on Thursday, March 16 in the Library’s Crawford Room. The lecture is open to the public and free of charge. Kennedy will discuss what causes eclipses, how to view them safely and the factors that help predict them. He also will talk about how the August eclipse will appear in Wyoming. Call 577-READ ext. 2 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Natrona County Library’s Family LEGO Club will meet on Saturday, March 18 at 1 p.m. Family LEGO Club is a great way to have fun, relax, and spend time together, making this the perfect family activity. The Library will supply a large amount of LEGOs and ideas of what can be created. Family LEGO Club is held the third Saturday of every month. No registration required, open to all ages, new members always welcome. Call 577-READ ext. 5 for more information.
The Natrona County Library will host a family crafting program on Saturday, March 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. Participants will turn acrylic painted CDs into works of art by outlining designs, and then scratching onto the design, removing the paint and exposing the shiny, colorful surface. All supplies provided. Call 577-READ ext. 5 for more information.
30 p.m. Rated PG, Tuesday’s film features the Henderson family who adopt a friendly Sasquatch but have a hard time trying to keep the legend of Bigfoot a secret. Pizza will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Call 577-READ ext. 2 or email email@example.com for more information.