UPCOMING PROGRAMS

August Adult Programs Calendar
Children (infant—entering grade 6) Summer Programs Calendar
Teen (entering grade 7—graduating 12) Summer Programs Calendar

Jul
1
Mon
Monthly DIY Challenge: Fabric Luggage Tags @ Creation Station
Jul 1 – Jul 30 all-day

Participate in the Natrona County Library’s free DIY Challenge for fun monthly craft projects! Stop by the Creation Station anytime during regular library hours to complete this month’s DIY challenge: fabric luggage tags. All supplies provided at no cost. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jul
25
Thu
Rocky Mountain Puppets @ Crawford Room
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Experience the magic of Rocky Mountain Puppets with ventriloquist Meghan Casey and friends! Shows will be presented at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 23 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 24 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 25 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

3D Printer Intro and Demo @ Creation Station
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s 3D printer on Thursday, July 25 at 11 a.m. in the Creation Station. A staff member will provide an overview, demonstration, and tutorial. The 3D printer is provided by the Natrona County Library Foundation. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Rocky Mountain Puppets @ Crawford Room
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Experience the magic of Rocky Mountain Puppets with ventriloquist Meghan Casey and friends! Shows will be presented at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 23 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 24 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, July 25 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

4teens @ 4: Marbled & Painted Stationary @ Crawford Room
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a summer reading program for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, July 25 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. Teens will make marbled and painted stationary using shaving cream, food coloring, and acrylic paints. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jul
27
Sat
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Leather Working: Minimalist Wallet @ Creation Station
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn to make a minimalist wallet using the Natrona County Library’s leather working equipment on Saturday, July 27 at 2 p.m. in the Creation Station. Register online at http://bit.ly/wallet0719. All supplies provided at no cost. Limit of 6 participants. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jul
29
Mon
Tween Book Club @ Crawford Room
Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library’s Tween Book Club will meet on Monday, July 29 at 2 p.m. in the Crawford Room. Children in grades 4-6 will discuss “Secret of the Skeleton Key” by Penny Warner. Please register in advance by calling 577-7323 or sign up when you stop by the Children’s Department to pick up a copy of this month’s book.

Jul
30
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

It’s never too early to introduce your baby or toddler to the wonderful world of books and reading. Together you will discover the joy of songs, finger plays, simple books and bouncing rhymes. The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime: TinyTots for babies and toddlers is held each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, TinyTots instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Drum Safari @ Crawford Room
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Drum Safari will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 31 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Facebook Security @ Tech Center
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will offer a Facebook Security class on Tuesday, July 30 at 2 p.m. Library staff will explain Facebook’s basic and advanced security features as well as how to tell if your account has been hacked and how to avoid scammers. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Drum Safari @ Crawford Room
Jul 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drum Safari will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 31 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Teen Book Club @ Metro Coffee Co.
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A teen book club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, July 30 at 6 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. This month’s book is “Warcross” by Marie Lu. 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.

Jul
31
Wed
July Summer Reading prizes available @ Library
Jul 31 all-day
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jul 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Drum Safari @ Crawford Room
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Drum Safari will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 31 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Harry Potter’s Birthday Party @ Crawford Room
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Teens entering grades 7-12 and graduating seniors are invited to enjoy a wizarding afternoon on Wednesday, July 31 at 2 p.m. in the Natrona County Library’s Crawford Room. Celebrate the world’s favorite wizard with crafts, food, and a Harry Potter movie. Come in costume, if you choose! Call 577-7323 for more information.

Drum Safari @ Crawford Room
Jul 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drum Safari will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 31 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Embroidery Machine Intro and Demo @ Creation Station
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s Embroidery Machine on Wednesday, July 31 at 5 p.m. in the Creation Station. A staff member will provide an overview, demonstration, and tutorial. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
1
Thu
Monthly DIY Challenge: Iron-On Koozies @ Creation Station
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day

Participate in the Natrona County Library’s free DIY Challenge for fun monthly craft projects! Stop by the Creation Station anytime during regular library hours to complete August’s DIY challenge: iron-on koozies. All supplies provided at no cost. The Library’s Creation Station is a flexible, community, collaborative makerspace for individuals and small groups of all ages who can use STEAM-related supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Drum Safari @ Crawford Room
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Drum Safari will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 31 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Drum Safari @ Crawford Room
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Drum Safari will present a series of shows for kids at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, July 30 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, July 31 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public, regardless of age. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
3
Sat
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime for children ages 3-5 is held each Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, StoryTime instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Getting to Know Your Telescope @ Crawford Room
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Casper Planetarium will offer a “Getting to Know Your Telescope” workshop on Saturday, August 3 at 2 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. Come learn how to use your telescope so you can get more enjoyment from looking up at the night sky. Feel free to bring your own telescope. Stars and planets not included (but you can find them yourself once the sun sets). Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
5
Mon
Tween Cooking Club: Galaxy Ice Cream @ Crawford Room
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library is hosting a Tween Cooking Club program for students in grades 4–6 on Monday, August 5 at 2 p.m. Students will make galaxy ice cream, and then we’ll even let them eat it! All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
6
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Aug 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

It’s never too early to introduce your baby or toddler to the wonderful world of books and reading. Together you will discover the joy of songs, finger plays, simple books and bouncing rhymes. The Natrona County Library’s StoryTime: TinyTots for babies and toddlers is held each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. In addition to being fun, free outings for children and families, TinyTots instills the joy of reading at a young age and helps prepare children for school. Call 577-READ for more information.

Wayne & Wingnut @ Crawford Room
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Wayne & Wingnut, a ventriloquist duo from Denver, will perform a series of summer reading shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 6 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 7 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 8 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Wayne & Wingnut @ Crawford Room
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Wayne & Wingnut, a ventriloquist duo from Denver, will perform a series of summer reading shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 6 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 7 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 8 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Seating is limited, so plan to arrive early. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.