One dozen different and fun things to do this weekend

*Feature Photo: A music jam session is planned this Sunday at the Dubois Museum. Above, file photo from a community jam (Pitchengine Communities) * *Here's a recap of Six Fun Events around Wind River Country for the remainder of this week and this weekend: * Thursday, Feb. 25th through Saturday. Feb. 27th RIVERTON - Class 2A West Regional Basketball tournament at Riverton High School and Central Wyoming College. LANDER - Class 1A West Regional Basketball tournament at Lander Valley High School's Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse and Auxiliary Gym. Thursday, Feb. 25 through Feb. 28 RIVERTON - On Stage at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theatre at Central Wyoming College: The Pirates of Penzance. Thur. 2/25 & Fri. 2/26 at 7:30pm; Sat. 2/27 at 2:30pm and 7:30pm and Sun. 2/28 at 2:30pm Friday, Feb. 26th LANDER - Low Water String Band CD Release Party at the Coulter Loft, 6 to 9 p.m. $5 at the door or $10 for a CD. (Above the Lander Bar, 1st & Main) Saturday, Feb. 27th JEFFREY CITY - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be hosting Coffee with a Warden at the Split Rock Cafe, 2297 Highway 789, from 8 to 10 am. Wardens Teal Joseph, Brad Gibb and Dillon Herman will attend. DUBOIS - Kid's Snowshoe & Winter Wildlife Tracking Day with Dubois Museum & Guide Bruce Thompson (field trip). This outing is for ages 9 and up! Join the Bighorn Sheep Center and the Dubois Museum for a fun winter-wonderland snowshoe tour of Togwotee Pass backcountry with winter wildlife tracking guide Bruce Thompson! 10am-2pm. Snowshoes will be provided for kids 16 and under. Please register in advance at 307-455-2284 LANDER - Tryouts for the annual Stars Of Tomorrow Talent Show will be held at the LVHS Auditorium on Saturday February 27 and the show will be Saturday March 26. If you wish to participate, please pick up an application from your school and follow the directions. If your school doesn't have applications please email LANDER - Everyone is invited to the Wyoming State Winter Fair Mini-Bull Riding Competition on Saturday, Feb. 27, 7:30 pm, at the Lander Old Timers Rodeo Arena next to Hunt Field Airport. For questions or more information, contact Marlene Young, 332-4011, or Theresa Harmati, 349-7768. Sunday, Feb. 28th DUBOIS - The Dubois Museum is hosting a music jam session on the last Sunday of February. These jam sessions will all start at 2:00 pm at the Dubois Museum. Everyone is welcome to join in with your own musical instrument or just come listen or dance. 909 West Ramshorn. LANDER - The Wyoming State Winter Fair Horse Show will be Sunday, February 28, 2016, and will take place at the Lander Old Timers Rodeo Arena. RIVERTON - The American Rodeo Party by the CWC Rodeo Booster Club at Bar 10, 100 block of South Broadway. 1 p.m. $25 food and drink special. Door prizes, Good 'ol Friends, Great 'ol Time. Call Terri Long at 307-640-2109 for information. LANDER - The 6th Annual Fremont County Bridal & Event Planning Expo - everything you need for a successful event in one place! Open 10am - 4pm. Lander Community & Conference Center, 950 Buena Vista. 307-332-5902, *Events that begin next week and beyond are listed below:* Monday, Feb. 29th Ethete - Wyoming Indian Elementary Basketball Camp for all students with perfect attendance. K-2 at 11 a.m., 3-5 at 1 p.m. RIVERTON & LANDER - Fremont County Republican Party Caucuses, 7 p.m. @ the Inn at Lander and CWC Intertribal Center in Riverton Upcoming Now through March 28 CODY - The Shoshone National Forest Resource Advisory Committee (RAC) is seeking project proposals and will be accepting applications now through March 28, 2016. Approximately $180,000 will be available to invest on projects that would benefit the resources of the Shoshone National Forest. Project submittal forms and instructions are available here. March 3rd, 4th and 5th LANDER - The Wyoming State Winter Fair Trade Show will be held Thursday-Saturday, March 3, 4, 5, 2016 in the Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse, Lander Valley High School, 400 Baldwin Creek Road. Saturday, March 5th DUBOIS - The Dubois Museum will host a McDonald's Children's Exploration Series program that will feature Laurie Ideker, art instructor, who will lead everyone in a fun filled wildlife art day. If the weather is cooperative a field trip will be part of the program so please dress accordingly. Bring a lunch and plenty of water. Meet at the Dubois Museum at 10am. Ages 9 and up are welcome, please No Pets. RIVERTON - Fremont County Public Health's FREE Prenatal Class has been rescheduled to March 5th. Folks can still call 856-6979 for reservations or for more information. Tuesday, March 8th SHOSHONI - Main Street Wyoming Program Presentation at 5:30 at the Fire hall Community Room. Anyone interested in the redevelopment of downtown Shoshoni is welcome to learn about this program. Wednesday, March 9th RIVERTON - The Riverton Branch Library and R Recreation’s Film Society is dedicated to the sole purpose of showing and experiencing film and cinema from all genres and decades for adults. We seek to foster a community of avid film lovers. This will run through May of 2016, the second Wednesday of every month. The films will be shown in the library Community Room at 8:00 p.m. and a discussion will follow. The third film will be shown on Wednesday, March 9th. All films are Best Picture winners. For more information, call the library at 856-3556. Saturday, March 12th RIVERTON - Fremont County Republican Party Convention, 9 a.m., Heritage Hall, Fairgrounds. RIVERTON - The Riverton Museum will host a Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series program on March 12th at 3:00 pm by Eugene Ridgley and Stephan Fasthorse titled, "The Northern Arapaho Tribe and Language and its Importance in the World Today". All ages are welcome and this event is free to the public. 3 p.m. 700 East Park. RIVERTON - Saint Margaret's School Dinner Dance fund raiser with a theme of a 50's Sock Hop Monday, March 14th LANDER - ATLAS for Lander Arts and Sciences invites interested artists to provide design and fabrication services relating to the creation of educational, interactive exhibit displays — combining the arts and sciences — focused on Greater sage-grouse and the intersection of human activities within their habitat. Artists are invited to to attend a 2-hour Concept Session from 6-8 pm @ Lander Library Conference Room A/B. The session will introduce interested artists and scientists to the ATLAS exhibit model, provide a short briefing on Greater sage-grouse, and include small group discussion to brainstorm exhibit displays according to art medium. Thursday, March 31 to Saturday, April 2 RIVERTON - Workshops for Master Gardeners, home gardeners and small scale and specialty crop producers in Wyoming and Rocky Mountain region are part of the Wyoming Master Gardener and Wyoming Farmers Market Association state conference in Riverton on Thursday, March 31, to Saturday, April 2, at the Holiday Inn Convention Center. The workshops are open to the public. The conference theme is “Gardeners Rendezvous,” said Chris Hilgert, state Master Gardener coordinator with the University of Wyoming Extension. Thursday, March 31st DUBOIS - The Dubois Museum hosts a Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series program by Senior Archaeologist Dan Eakin from the Wyoming State Archaeologist Office on March 31 at 7 pm at the Headwaters Center in Dubois Wyoming. The program will focus on the research done on the Nez Perce National Historic Trail this part of Wyoming. *Here is a list of Reoccuring local events:* LANDER - The Lander Art Center presents "It seemed like a good idea a the time" National Juried Show. Free. Open Tues. - Thurs. from 10-6pm, and Fri.-Sat. from 10-4pm. Show runs through Feb. 27. At 224 Main St. 307-332-5772. LANDER - The Fremont County Parkinson Support Group meets on the first Tuesday of every month (after the Parkinson's Exercise Group, which meets from 1-2 p.m.) at the Lander Senior Citizens Center. Parkinson's people and caregivers are encouraged to attend. Call the Senior Center at 332-2746 if you have questions. HUDSON - The Fremont County Democrats meet on the third Sunday of each month at the Hudson Town Hall beginning with a carry-in dinner at 4 p.m. All are welcome. LANDER & RIVERTON Survivor of Suicide Loss Support Groups - First Tuesday of each month at Riverton Branch Library, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (1330 West Park) and Third Tuesday of each month at Lander Library, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (451 North 2nd). Join with a community of suicide Loss survivors as we share stories of healing and hope. Please contact Sue Rector at (307) 840-0311 or Tauna GroomSmith at (307) 349-4495 for additional details. LANDER – Narcotics Anonymous. 7 p.m. Trinity Episcopal Church, 860 South 3rd Street, Lander (meets every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday). RIVERTON – On Monday each week: Gambler’s Anonymous. Many thousands of people throughout the world who have created problems due to excessive gambling have found the strength to quit by joining Gamblers Anonymous. If gambling is destroying you or someone you care about, you are welcome to attend: 6 p.m., Church of Christ, 39 Gas Hills Road, Riverton. #county10 #news #whatshappening