UPCOMING PROGRAMS

February Programs Calendar (PDF)
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Feb
19
Tue
Dot Journaling Meet-Up: Gratitude Page @ Crawford Room
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Take a moment to think about what you’re grateful for at the Natrona County Library’s monthly Dot Journaling Meet-Up on Tuesday, February 19 from 6 to 7 p.m. Staff will share tips on designing a gratitude page: a place to write down one (or many) things you are grateful for each day. Please bring your own journal or notebook. All other supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
20
Wed
Sewing Machine Project: Origami Coin Purse @ Creation Station
Feb 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn to make an origami coin purse using the Natrona County Library’s sewing machine on Wednesday, February 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. and 3 to 5 p.m. in the Creation Station. Register online at bit.ly/origami02201 for the 1 p.m. session and bit.ly/origami02193 for the 3 p.m. session. All supplies provided at no cost. Limit of 6 participants per session. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Sewing Machine Project: Origami Coin Purse @ Creation Station
Feb 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Learn to make an origami coin purse using the Natrona County Library’s sewing machine on Wednesday, February 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. and 3 to 5 p.m. in the Creation Station. Register online at bit.ly/origami02201 for the 1 p.m. session and bit.ly/origami02193 for the 3 p.m. session. All supplies provided at no cost. Limit of 6 participants per session. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
21
Thu
Teen Anime Club: Candy Sushi @ Crawford Room
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library’s Teen Anime Club, open to teens in grades 7-12, will meet on Thursday, February 21 at 4 p.m. Participants will fashion candy versions of sushi rolls using Rice Krispies, Swedish Fish, gummy worms, fruit roll-ups, and sprinkles. Come join fellow anime enthusiasts around Casper, where otaku and noobs alike come to hang out. New members strongly encouraged to join. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Genealogy Workshop: Word & PowerPoint for Genealogists @ Crawford Room
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Natrona County Genealogy Society, in partnership with the Natrona County Library, will hold their monthly genealogy workshop on Thursday, February 21 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. In this month’s class, local NCGS members will discuss Microsoft Word and PowerPoint for genealogists. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
22
Fri
Google Drive @ Tech Center
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will offer a Google Drive class on Friday, February 22 from 1 to 2 p.m. Learn about collaborative sharing as well as how to create your own document and save files. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
23
Sat
Afternoon Book Club @ Metro Coffee Co.
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

An afternoon book club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Saturday, February 23 at 2 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. Participants will discuss “Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment” by James Patterson. 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 this month’s book in the Teen Zone. The Afternoon Book Club meets monthly and new members are always welcome. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Family Crafternoon: Love Bug Magnets @ Crawford Room
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Elementary-age children and their families are invited to a crafting program where they can make love bug magnets such as caterpillars, butterflies, dragonflies, and more using clothespins on Saturday, February 23 at 2 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
25
Mon
Cricut Maker Project: Travel Jewelry Roll @ Creation Station
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn to make a travel jewelry roll using the Natrona County Library’s Cricut Maker on Monday, February 25 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 2 to 4 p.m. in the Creation Station. Register online at bit.ly/roll021910 for the 10 a.m. session and bit.ly/roll02192 for the 2 p.m. session. All supplies provided at no cost. Limit of 8 participants per session. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Cricut Maker Project: Travel Jewelry Roll @ Creation Station
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn to make a travel jewelry roll using the Natrona County Library’s Cricut Maker on Monday, February 25 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 2 to 4 p.m. in the Creation Station. Register online at bit.ly/roll021910 for the 10 a.m. session and bit.ly/roll02192 for the 2 p.m. session. All supplies provided at no cost. Limit of 8 participants per session. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Cybersecurity @ Crawford Room
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Buckingham Strategic Wealth, in partnership with the Natrona County Library, will host cybersecurity speaker, Jared Hoffman, on Monday, February 25 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. Hoffman will give an insightful and actionable presentation that can help you take more control over your information in the digital age. A few highlights of the presentation include cybercriminals targeting young children, the marketplace of cybercriminals called the “Dark Web,” and how consumers can claim a sense of control. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
26
Tue
Poetry Workshop @ Crawford Room
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a poetry workshop on Tuesday, February 26 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tammy Dominguez will discuss the poem, “Ellie: An Inventory of Being.” Call 577-7323 for more information.

Teen Book Club @ Metro Coffee Co.
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A teen book club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, February 26 at 6 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. This month’s book is “One of Us is Lying” by Karen McManus. The group is open to teens in grades 9-12. Participants receive a free drink at Metro Coffee Co., courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of this month’s book in the Teen Zone. The Teen Book Club meets monthly and new members are always welcome. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
27
Wed
Fish n’ Tips @ Crawford Room
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will offer a class on local fishing info, thanks to a partnership with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, on Wednesday, February 27 at 6 p.m. Fisheries Biologist Jeff Glaid will give tips on local spots and how to tie fishing knots. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
28
Thu
Carvey: Easel Intro and Project @ Creation Station
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s Carvey on Thursday, February 28 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. A staff member will provide an overview of the Carvey software, Easel, in the Tech Center followed by a demonstration of the Carvey in the Creation Station as well as answer any questions attendees may have. The library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Wyoming History Series: The Gun that Won the West @ Crawford Room
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Natrona County Historical Society, in partnership with the Natrona County Library, will hold a Wyoming History Series discussion on Thursday, February 28 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. National Rifle Association Certified Weapons and Safety Instructors Bob and Daniel Bailey will discuss the gun that won the West. Call 577-7323 for more information.