Biologists released into the wild 35 black-footed ferrets raised in captivity on two local ranches. The release will complete the circle of a story that began in 1981, when a ranch dog named Shep brought home a dead black-footed ferret and let the world know the species wasn’t extinct after all. Five years later, biologists […]Read More »
First Wyoming Storytelling Circle Aug. 6-7, as part of the Big Horn Basin Folk Festival Sat. 11:30-4 p.m. Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Storytelling Tent, Hot Springs State Park Thermopolis, Wyoming Moderator: Spencer Bohren, Casper/New Orleans Principal storytellers (Big Horn Basin Storytellers Guild) Marilyn Braaten, Thermopolis Michelle King, Basin Jennisen Lucas, Cody Catherine Ringler, Powell Cameo […]Read More »
Juried Art Show & Sale Officially open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. but many will be available earlier or later. The Juried Art Show & Sale includes artisans who produce and sell work recognized for quality in their chosen medium. This year’s juror for the show is Steve Schlepferman, Cody, a fine arts potter and long-standing member of Wyoming […]Read More »
2016 BIG HORN BASIN FOLK FESTIVAL CELEBRATING WYOMING FOLK & FINE ARTS August 6-7, 2016 – Hot Springs State Park, Thermopolis, WY Subject to change because life is fluid and art is human! Download PDF Copy of Schedule ( Click Here) What to look for: * Juried Art Show & Sale – Folk & fine […]Read More »
Saturday, August 6, 2016 10:30 a.m. Native American dance demonstration – downtown flagpole Music at the Pavilion, Hot Springs State Park (across from the State Bathhouse) 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. “Miss V, the Gypsy Cowbelle,” Thermopolis. Traditional and original folk, guitar and handcrafted banjo. 12:45-1:45 p.m. The Tremors (Cory McDaniel & Dale Bohren), Casper. Eclectic and fun […]Read More »
NEXT MUSIC JAMS: AUGUST 5, 5:30-7:30 P.M., Southside Exxon, Thermopolis, WY The core group of musicians at the Music Jams are Thermopolis acoustic musicians. The Music Jams are usually twice a month, on the first and third Friday evenings monthly, adjusting for calendar conflicts. They are held 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Southside Exxon, south of Thermopolis on Highway […]Read More »
Hot Springs County Arts & Humanities Activities Dates subject to change. Events sponsored by Hot Springs Greater Learning Foundation and its partners (Smoking Waters Art Guild, Arts in Education) unless otherwise specified. For more information and updates: www.hsglf.org. Sign up for regular updates on website. 2016 Year of Buffalo: Events to be determined, Hot Springs […]Read More »
Next scheduled House Concert: August 18 Susan Gibson, Texas/Montana (singer-songwriter, American Songwriter Magazine’s Country Songwriter of 1999). www.susangibson.com. Listen here. October 21 Men of Worth (Scottish-Irish duo; Celtic, Irish, Gaelic traditional music). www.menofworth.com. Listen here. ==================Read More »
YEAR OF THE BUFFALO – 100th anniversary of State Buffalo herd in Hot Springs State Park.
5 Music Jam, Exxon Station, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
5 Outdoor Photography Field Trip, Dr. Jeb Schenck.
6-7 Big Horn Basin Folk Festival, Hot Springs State Park; Gift of the Waters Pageant, Kiwanis Craft Fair. Sponsors: National Endowment for the Arts, HSGLF, Hot Springs State Park, Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund, Wyoming Arts Council. www.wyomingfolkfestival.com.
6-7 “Hear Me Now” – First Wyoming Storytelling Circle, Hot Springs State Park. Sponsor: Wyoming Humanities Council. www.wyomingfolkfestival.com.
12-13 Second-Friday ArtStroll, 5-8 p.m. & Still Strolling Saturday, business hours, downtown Thermopolis. Theme: Strolling Through the Eye of a Needle.
15 Arts in the Park: John Roberts Y Pan Blanco, Montana; Cuban funk-Afro jazz, Latin dance. Sponsor: Arts in the Park.
18 House Concert: Susan Gibson, Texas/Montana (singer-songwriter, American Songwriter Magazine’s Country Songwriter of 1999). www.susangibson.com. Listen here.
26 Music Jam, Exxon Station, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
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