UPCOMING PROGRAMS

January Programs Calendar (PDF)
February Programs Calendar (PDF)

Jan
21
Mon
Closed: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day & Wyoming Equality Day @ Main Library and All Branches
Jan 21 all-day
Jan
22
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Jan 22 @ 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.

Embroidery Machine: Intro and Demo @ Creation Station
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s Embroidery Machine on Tuesday, January 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Creation Station. A staff member will provide an overview, demonstration, and tutorial 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 supplies and equipment to bring their inventions and creations to life. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jan
23
Wed
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jan 23 @ 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.

After School at the Library: Construction Zone @ Crawford Room
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Calling all construction lovers! Grab your hard hats and come to the Natrona County Library on Wednesday, January 23 at 4 p.m. for some structured building and unconstructed excitement with snacks, activities, and more. You’ll be able to build snacks, listen to a story reading, play with construction vehicles, and create anything that comes to your imagination using a variety of materials. Open to elementary-age children. All supplies provided at cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jan
24
Thu
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jan 24 @ 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.

Cricut Maker: Design Space Intro and Project @ Creation Station
Jan 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s Cricut Maker on Thursday, January 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. A staff member will provide an overview of the Cricut software, Design Space, followed by a small vinyl project. Register online at http://bit.ly/cricut0119. Limit of 16 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 (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: Reshaw @ Crawford Room
Jan 24 @ 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, January 24 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. This month, Jefferson Glass will discuss Reshaw, also known as John Baptiste Richard, a French mountain man and Indian trader, who built a series of bridges to cross the North Platte. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jan
25
Fri
Windows 10 @ Crawford Room
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Natrona County Library will offer a Windows 10 class on Friday, January 25 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Library staff will explain how to navigate Windows 10, including the Start menu, Action Center and more. Feel free to bring your Windows 10 device with you to follow along. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jan
26
Sat
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jan 26 @ 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.

Family Crafternoon: Sock Penguins @ Crawford Room
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Elementary-age children and their families are invited to a crafting program where they can make sock penguins on Saturday, January 26 at 2 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-READ for more information.

Jan
28
Mon
Tween Book Club: Cyclone @ Crawford Room
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Natrona County Library’s Tween Book Club will meet on Monday, January 28 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. Children in grades 4-6 will discuss “Cyclone” by Doreen Cronin. 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 “Cyclone.”

‘Til Death Due You Part Book Club: When Breath Becomes Air @ Central Wyoming Hospice and Transitions
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Natrona County Library’s Tween Book Club will meet on Monday, January 28 at 4 p.m. in the Crawford Room. Children in grades 4-6 will discuss “Cyclone” by Doreen Cronin. 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 “Cyclone.”

Jan
29
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Jan 29 @ 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.

Teen Book Club: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas @ Crescent Moon Coffee Stop
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A teen book club, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, January 29 at 6 p.m. at Crescent Moon Coffee Stop. This month’s novel is “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas. The group is open to teens in grades 9-12. Participants receive a free drink at Crescent Moon Coffee Stop, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of “The Hate U Give” in the Teen Zone. The Teen Book Club meets the last Tuesday of every month and new members are always welcome. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Jan
30
Wed
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jan 30 @ 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.

Carvey: Easel Intro and Project @ Creation Station
Jan 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn about the Natrona County Library’s Carvey on Wednesday, January 30 from 2 to 4 p.m. 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.

After School at the Library: Polar Bears Snack and Craft @ Crawford Room
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Elementary-age children are invited to an afternoon of crafting and snacks where they can transform newspapers into polar bears while munching on graham crackers, frosting, marshmallows, and chocolate chips on Wednesday, January 30 at 4 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-READ for more information.

Jan
31
Thu
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Jan 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.

Feb
2
Sat
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Feb 2 @ 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.

Valentine’s Day Cards Workshop @ Crawford Room
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Natrona County Library will host a Valentine’s Day cards workshop on Saturday, February 2 from 2 to 3 p.m. Show your loved ones how much you care by sending them a beautiful hand-made card. Taught by Kay Capps. Limit of 30 participants. Please sign up in advance for this free workshop by calling 577-7323.

Feb
4
Mon
Tween Monday: Emoji Extravaganza @ Crawford Room
Feb 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Feel the attraction. Students in grades 4-6 will make emoji magnets and decorate sugar cookies to look like emojis on Monday, February 4 at 4 p.m. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
5
Tue
StoryTime: TinyTots @ Crawford Room
Feb 5 @ 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.

Reading the West Book Club @ Crawford Room
Feb 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Natrona County Library and Fort Caspar Museum’s monthly Reading the West Book Club will meet on Tuesday, February 5 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Natrona County Library to discuss “Ambush on Elk Mountain: The Murders, the Manhunt, and Big Nose George Parott” by Max R. Atwell. Stop by the library’s second floor desk to register and pick up a copy. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
6
Wed
Wednesday Writers @ Crawford Room
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The Natrona County Library’s monthly Wednesday Writer’s group will meet on Wednesday, February 6 from 10 to 11 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
Feb 6 @ 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.

After School at the Library: Chinese Dragon Puppets @ Crawford Room
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Elementary-age children will ring in the Chinese New Year by making dragon puppets out of paper and craft sticks on Wednesday, February 6 at 4 p.m. at the Natrona County Library. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
7
Thu
StoryTime @ Crawford Room
Feb 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.

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

Books on us. Drinks on you. The Natrona County Library will kick off its 2019 Books on Tap Book Club series with a discussion on “Girl Made of Stars” by Ashley Herring Blake. Stop by the library’s second floor desk to register and pick up a copy, and then meet at Frontier Brewing Company and Taproom on Thursday, February 7 at 6:30 p.m. ready to share, listen, and drink. Ages 21+. Call 577-7323 for more information.

Feb
8
Fri
Adult Coloring Club @ Crawford Room
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Stop by the Natrona County Library’s Crawford Room anytime between 2 and 4 p.m. on Friday, February 8 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.