UPCOMING PROGRAMS

December Programs Calendar

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.

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.

Trail Walk and Author Talk and Signing: Jennifer Pharr Davis @ Crawford Room
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Natrona County Library will host athlete, author, speaker, and National Geographic “Adventurer of the Year” Jennifer Pharr Davis on Tuesday, August 6 at 6:30 p.m. An optional trail walk with the author will precede the event starting at 5:30 p.m. on the Casper Rail Trail outside the Library. The event is free and open to the public.

Jennifer Pharr Davis has logged more than 14,000 miles of long distance trails on six different continents. In 2011, she set the overall fastest known time on the Appalachian Trail by hiking 47 miles a day for 46 straight days. Jennifer has written articles for The New York Times, Outside magazine, Backpacker, and Trail Runner and has been featured in the Washington Post, NPR’s Talk of the Nation, and the CBS Early Show. She will be sharing slides and stories, answering questions, and signing copies of her new book The Pursuit of Endurance: Harnessing the Record Breaking Power of Strength and Resilience, which Kirkus Reviews calls “a captivating narrative guidebook that will inspire readers to test their own limits, on the trail and off.”

Aug
7
Wed
Wednesday Writers @ First Floor
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s monthly Wednesday Writers group will meet on Wednesday, August 7 at 10 a.m. Open to all writers, from those just picking up a pencil through published authors, offering encouragement, inspiration, and motivation. Please join us for feedback, critiquing, and general discussion. If you’d like, bring some of your writing to share with the group. Call 577-7323 for more information.

StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 7 @ 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.

Wayne & Wingnut @ Crawford Room
Aug 7 @ 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 7 @ 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.

Aug
8
Thu
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 8 @ 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.

Wayne & Wingnut @ Crawford Room
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

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 8 @ 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.

4teens @ 4: DIY Dry Erase Boards @ Crawford Room
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a summer reading program for teens entering grades 7-12 on Thursday, August 8 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. Teens will make dry erase boards using picture frames, decorative paper, and embellishments. Use them to showcase your creative side or maybe even keep track of your busy schedule! All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Books on Tap Book Club @ Frontier Brewing Company and Taproom
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Books on us. Drinks on you. The Natrona County Library’s Books on Tap Book Club will meet to discuss “Barracoon: The Story of the Last ‘Black Cargo'” by Zora Neale Hurston on Thursday, August 8 at 6:30 p.m. at Frontier Brewing Company and Taproom. Stop by the Library’s second floor desk to register and pick up a copy. Ages 21+. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
9
Fri
Adult Coloring Club @ Crawford Room
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Stop by the Natrona County Library’s Crawford Room anytime between 2 and 5 p.m. on Friday, August 9 for Adult Coloring Club. Coloring books and pages will be available for you to turn into works of art. Colored pencils, pens, crayons, and markers will also be provided. Just bring yourself and your friends, and enjoy the afternoon. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
10
Sat
Paws to Read: StoryTime with Therapy Dogs of Casper @ Crawford Room
Aug 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Paws to Read with a furry friend! Dogs and handlers will attend StoryTime on the second Saturday of each month at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. Children can sit with therapy dogs during StoryTime and spend time reading with them before and after the program. All dogs are certified and licensed through Therapy Dogs of Casper.

Paws to Read: StoryTime with Therapy Dogs of Casper @ Crawford Room
Aug 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

In need of furry snuggles from some four-legged friends? Dogs and handlers will attend StoryTime on the second Saturday of every month at 10:30 a.m. at the Natrona County Library. Children can sit with therapy dogs during StoryTime and spend time reading with them before and after the program. All dogs are certified and licensed through Therapy Dogs of Casper. Call 577-7323 for more information.

StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 10 @ 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.

Craftastic Saturday: Foam Stamped Stationery @ Crawford Room
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host an adult crafting program on Saturday, August 10 at 2 p.m. Staff will demonstrate how to make foam stamped stationary. All supplies provided at no cost. No registration required. First come, first served. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
12
Mon
Tween Monday: Tie-Dye Bandannas @ Crawford Room
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a craft program for students in grades 4-6 on Monday, August 12 at 2 p.m. Students will make tie-dye bandannas (not bananas). All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
13
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Aug 13 @ 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.

Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 13 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 14 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 15 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 13 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 14 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 15 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Never Too Old Book Club @ Metro Coffee Co.
Aug 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A discussion of young adult book “Children of Blood and Bone” by Tomi Adeyemi will be held on Tuesday, August 13 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. Stop by the Library’s second floor desk to register and pick up a copy of this month’s book. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Aug
14
Wed
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 14 @ 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.

Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Aug 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 13 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 14 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 15 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 13 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 14 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 15 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

3D Printer Intro and Demo @ Creation Station
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s 3D printer on Thursday, August 14 at 5 p.m. in the Creation Station. A staff member will provide an overview and demonstration. 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.

Aug
15
Thu
Doctor Noize @ Crawford Room
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

High-energy musical performer Doctor Noize will present a series of shows for children at the Natrona County Library on Tuesday, August 13 at 1 and 3 p.m.; Wednesday, August 14 at 1 and 3 p.m.; and Thursday, August 15 at 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tickets will be handed out starting one hour prior to each performance. Call 577-7323 for more information.

StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Aug 15 @ 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.