5 free things to do this weekend

(Jackson, Wyo.) - Here are some free events happening this weekend: *1. Feathered Fridays:* The National Elk Refuge and Teton Raptor Center have scheduled a series of "Feathered Friday" visits this winter at the Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center. The programs, offered each Friday from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m., will run weekly through March 25. The Visitor Center is located at 532 N. Cache Street in Jackson. *2. 6th Annual Cowboy Songs & Cake:* The Teton County Library Alta Branch staff extend a warm invitation to community members to join in our 6th Annual Cowboy Songs & Cake concert, featuring the pickin’ buckaroos from Wyoming, Michael Hurwitz, Jerry Linn and Tommy Broderick. The event starts at 2:30 p,m. at the Teton County Library Alta Branch. The event is free and open to all. More information on the event is in Buckail's article "6th Annual Cowboy Songs and cake event tomorrow." *3. **Exhibition Opening: Ignis Anima by Kayla Arend: *On Friday, March 11 from 5:30-7PM, Center for the Arts will host an opening reception for artist Kayla Arend's multi-disciplinary exhibition, Ignis Anima, which features a short film, live painting/dance performance, and a collection of still photographs in The Center Theater Gallery. Learn more about the art project in Buckrail's article "Ignis Anima: Life, death and rebirth through paint, dance and film." *4. Stargazing at the Center for the Arts: *Starting at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Center for the arts, Wyoming Stargazing is hosting free public stargazing event. They will be set up on the large lawn right next to the Center. During the stargazing events they will be using their giant Dobsonian Telescope with a 20″ primary mirror to look at planets, stars, nebulae, galaxies, and more. They will also bring several iPads with the Star Walk application installed on them so you can explore the heavens while others are looking through the telescopes. *5.* *Chanman Solo at the K Bar: *On Saturday from 4 - 6 p.m., Chanman will play apres' ski at the K Bar in Teton Mountain Lodge. Songs from Chanman's new CD "Chanman solo," ski bum originals and standards. The live music is free and open to all. Did we miss a great free event this weekend? Connect with us and let us know what's happening. *Feature Photo: Owly has the distinction of being the first resident raptor at the Teton Raptor Center. h/t National Elk Refuge / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #news #whatshappening