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Jun
27
Tue
Family Craft Night: Night Sky Coasters @ Crawford Room
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

All ages are invited to Family Craft Night at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. Use sharpies and alcohol to turn a ceramic tile into a nerdy night sky coaster. All supplies provided. Pizza will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Call 577.READ x2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.

Teen Book Club: Illuminae @ Metro Coffee Co.
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A teen book discussion, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. This month’s novel is “Illuminae” by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. The group is open to teens in grades 9-12. Participants receive a free drink at Metro, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of “Illuminae” in the library’s Teen Zone. The Teen Book Club meets the last Tuesday of every month and new members are always welcome. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jun
28
Wed
Star Party @ Crawford Room
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

The Natrona County Library and Central Wyoming Astronomical Society will host a star party for all ages on Wednesday, June 28 at 8 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. The program will begin just before sunset with a presentation on astronomy and the dark skies of Casper. As the Sun sets and daylight fades, attendees will get to view a variety of celestial wonders through several large telescopes. Depending on the night, attendees might see craters and mountain ranges on the Moon, the rings of Saturn, Jupiter’s Galilean moons, star clusters, galaxies, nebulae, and more! Call 577.READ x2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.

Jun
29
Thu
4teens @ 4: Rogue One @ Crawford Room
Jun 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will screen a sci-fi film for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, June 29 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. In June’s feature the Rebel Alliance makes a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star, setting up an epic saga to follow. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
5
Wed
Andy Mason Music @ Crawford Room
Jul 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Musician Andy Mason will perform at the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, July 5 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Thursday, July 6 at 1 p.m.; and Friday, July 7 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will feature an additional performance on Thursday, July 6 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Branch. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Andy Mason Music @ Crawford Room
Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Musician Andy Mason will perform at the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, July 5 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Thursday, July 6 at 1 p.m.; and Friday, July 7 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will feature an additional performance on Thursday, July 6 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Branch. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Jul
6
Thu
Andy Mason Music @ Crawford Room
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Musician Andy Mason will perform at the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, July 5 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Thursday, July 6 at 1 p.m.; and Friday, July 7 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will feature an additional performance on Thursday, July 6 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Branch. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Andy Mason Music @ Mills Branch
Jul 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Musician Andy Mason will perform at the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, July 5 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Thursday, July 6 at 1 p.m.; and Friday, July 7 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will feature an additional performance on Thursday, July 6 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Branch. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

4teens @ 4: DIY Scratch Art @ Crawford Room
Jul 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a DIY scratch art program for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, July 6 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. All supplies provided. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Casper Art Walk: Galaxy Ornaments @ Outside Library
Jul 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Stop by the Natrona County Library anytime between 5 and 8 p.m. during the Casper Art Walk on Thursday, July 6 to make galaxy ornaments. Whip up these surprisingly easy, 10-minute DIY galaxy ornaments to add a beautiful swirl of color and texture to your home this summer or maybe your Christmas tree later this winter! All supplies provided. Call 577.READ x2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.

Jul
7
Fri
Andy Mason Music @ Crawford Room
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Musician Andy Mason will perform at the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, July 5 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Thursday, July 6 at 1 p.m.; and Friday, July 7 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will feature an additional performance on Thursday, July 6 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Branch. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Andy Mason Music @ Crawford Room
Jul 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Musician Andy Mason will perform at the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, July 5 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Thursday, July 6 at 1 p.m.; and Friday, July 7 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will feature an additional performance on Thursday, July 6 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Branch. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Jul
8
Sat
Retro Video Game Tournament: StarCraft (PC) @ Tech Center
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a StarCraft: Brood War (PC) tournament for all ages in the Tech Center on the main floor of the Library on Saturday, July 8 at 2 p.m. Preregistration begins at 1:30 p.m. This free-for-all, single-elimination tournament will award the top four winners with a voucher for one hour with library?s virtual reality headset provided by the Natrona County Library Foundation. Snacks will be provided by the Friends of the Library. StarCraft: Brood War is available via free download from us.battle.net. Call 577.READ x2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.

Jul
13
Thu
4teens @ 4: Galaxy Glitter Jars @ Crawford Room
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a galaxy glitter jars craft program for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, July 13 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. All supplies provided. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
15
Sat
Virtual Reality Demo @ Crawford Room
Jul 15 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Don’t miss the chance to immerse yourself in an entirely new world when the Natrona County Library hosts a virtual reality demo on Saturday, July 15 from 1 to 5 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 seven minutes per player. Tickets will be handed out at the beginning of the event, available on a first-come, first-served basis. The HTC Vive is provided by the Natrona County Library Foundation. Call 577.READ x2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.

Afternoon Book Club: Chew On This: Everything You Don?t Want to Know about Fast Food @ Metro Coffee Co.
Jul 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

An afternoon book discussion, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Saturday, July 15 at 2 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. Participants will discuss “Chew On This: Everything You Don’t Want to Know about Fast Food” by Eric Schlosser and Charles Wilson. The group is open to teens in grades 7-8, and new members are always welcome. Participants receive a free drink, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of “Chew On This: Everything You Don?t Want to Know about Fast Food” in the library’s Teen Zone. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
18
Tue
Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Public Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will also perform at the Mills Branch on Tuesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Doctor Noize @ Mills Branch
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Public Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will also perform at the Mills Branch on Tuesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Never Too Old Book Club: Every Exquisite Thing @ Metro Coffee Co.
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A book discussion of young adult novel “Every Exquisite Thing” by Matthew Quick will be held on Tuesday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. The Never Too Old Book Club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, discusses young adult literature with adult appeal. The group is open to both teens and adults, with parent-teen pairs especially encouraged. Pick up your free copy of “Every Exquisite Thing” at the library’s second floor service desk. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
19
Wed
Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Public Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will also perform at the Mills Branch on Tuesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Public Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will also perform at the Mills Branch on Tuesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Jul
20
Thu
Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Public Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will also perform at the Mills Branch on Tuesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Jul 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Public Library on Tuesday, July 18 at 1 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. He will also perform at the Mills Branch on Tuesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

4teens @ 4: Galaxy Canvas Art @ Crawford Room
Jul 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a galaxy canvas art program for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, July 20 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. All supplies provided. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
22
Sat
Family Crafternoon: Suncatchers @ Crawford Room
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a family crafting program for all ages on Saturday, July 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. Families are invited to come and create beautiful suncatchers that once hung in a window will add a summer rainbow of color to their homes. All supplies provided. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.

Jul
25
Tue
Family Night: Cosmic Dance Party @ Crawford Room
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

30 p.m. Come dance the night away while enjoying our curated music video library and light show. Pizza will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Call 577-READ ext. 2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.

Teen Book Club: My Lady Jane @ Metro Coffee Co.
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A teen book discussion, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. This month’s novel is “My Lady Jane” by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows. The group is open to teens in grades 9-12. Participants receive a free drink at Metro, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of “My Lady Jane” in the library’s Teen Zone. The Teen Book Club meets the last Tuesday of every month and new members are always welcome. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
27
Thu
4teens @ 4: Movie @ Crawford Room
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will screen a sci-fi film for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, July 27 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. In July’s feature a cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.

Jul
31
Mon
Harry Potter’s Birthday Celebration @ Crawford Room
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Teens entering grades 7-12 and graduating seniors are invited to enjoy a wizarding afternoon on Monday, July 31 at 1 p.m. in the Natrona County Library’s Crawford Room. Celebrate American wizardry and all of the Harry Potter fandom. Watch the latest Harry Potter movie while enjoying trivia, crafts, and more. Come in costume, if you choose! Call 577.READ x101 for more information

Star Party with the Central Wyoming Astronomical Society @ Crawford Room
Jul 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Natrona County Library and Central Wyoming Astronomical Society will host a star party for all ages on Monday, July 31 at 8 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. The program will begin just before sunset with a presentation on astronomy and the dark skies of Casper. As the Sun sets and daylight fades, attendees will get to view a variety of celestial wonders through several large telescopes. Depending on the night, attendees might see craters and mountain ranges on the Moon, the rings of Saturn, Jupiter’s Galilean moons, star clusters, galaxies, nebulae, and more! Call 577.READ x2 or email reference@natronacountylibrary.org for more information.