For Dec. 31

Wyoming Events

SHERIDAN: Community book discussion of “Thank You for Being Late,” by Thomas L. Friedman, who will visit Sheridan in February. Book discussions Jan. 17 and Jan. 24, 5:30 p.m., Sheridan Fulmer Library (a light meal will be provided.) Discussions facilitated by Sheridan High School librarian LaDonna Leibrich; book available for checkout at the library.

LARAMIE: Normal office business hours resume at UW, Jan. 2, 2018.

GILLETTE: “Terror in the Theater: Fifties Fears,” Campbell County Rockpile Museum, 900 W. 2nd St., traveling exhibit from the University of Wyoming American Heritage Center. Showcases full-color print posters from classic 1950’s science fiction cinema. Special movie showing 10 a.m., Jan. 20, 2018, Gillette Foothills Theatres. Museum guests who view the exhibit may pick up free tickets to a movie of their choice from among Earth Versus the Flying Saucers or The Incredible Shrinking Man. Tickets are required and seating is limited.

Wyoming Art

BIG HORN: The Brinton Museum’s “The Brinton 101,” small works show featuring 101 talented artists, is open to the public. This year’s exhibition encompasses nearly 300 works of art on display in both the Jacomien Mars Reception Gallery and the S. K. Johnston, Jr. Family Gallery, in the Forrest E. Mars, Jr. Building. The museum, located at 239 Brinton Rd., in Big Horn, is open Wednesday through Sunday, 9:30 a.m., to 5 p.m.

Wyoming Music

CHUGWATER: Stampede Saloon & Eatery, 417 First St. Open mike jam sessions every Thursday, starting at 6 p.m. Live entertainment Friday and Saturday. Buffet 5 to 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday nights, entertainment begins at 7 p.m. No cover charge and definitely family oriented. Info: (307) 422-3200.

CHEYENNE: WESTAF (Western States Arts Federation), in association with the Wyoming Arts Council, has launched its new The website pairs independent musicians with presenting nonprofit organizations in the western United States.

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Community News Editor

Sally Ann Shurmur arrived at the Star-Tribune to cover sports two weeks after graduating from the University of Wyoming and now serves as community news editor. She was raised in Laramie and is a passionate fan of Cowboys football, food and family.

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