Wednesday support meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous: 6:30 a.m., 917 N. Beech; 8:30 a.m., 500 S. Wolcott; 10 a.m., 328 E. A; noon, 500 S. Wolcott; 2 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 5:30 p.m., 1124 Elma, Imitate the Image Church; 5:30 p.m., 328 E. A; 7 p.m., 500 S. Wolcott, closed; 7 p.m., 520 CY; 8 p.m., 328-1/2 E. A; 8 p.m., 328 E. A; 8 p.m., 917 N. Beech. Douglas: 7:30 p.m., 628 E. Richards (upstairs in back). Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are open. Casper info: 266-9578; Douglas info: (307) 351-1688.

Narcotics Anonymous: Noon, 500 S. Wolcott, 12-24 Club; 7 p.m., 15th and Melrose, at the church. Web site:

TOPS #162, weight loss support, 8:30 a.m., 1868 S. Poplar.

First ‘Season of Giving’ starts

Spectra Venue Management at the Casper Events Center has teamed up with the Sinclair Casper Refinery and various local businesses to present the first annual Season of Giving.

From Wednesday to December 20, the focus will be towards a season of giving, sharing and promoting social good. Each day, people, charities and causes will be highlighted, with the goal of generating fundraising dollars, raising awareness, and spreading holiday cheer in the Casper community.

The Season of Giving schedule is Wednesday, food drive to benefit Wyoming Food for Thought Project; Thursday, feed the pets to benefit the Casper Humane Society; Friday, toy drive to benefit various community organizations; Tuesday, Dec. 5, Big Ticket giveaway winner announcement at Ramkota; Thursday, Dec. 7, Nutcracker ticket donation night; Friday, Dec. 8, Parents Movie Night; Saturday, Dec. 9, Family Movie Night; Thursday, Dec. 14, Adopt A Family; Saturday, Dec. 16, Breakfast with Santa*; Wednesday, Dec. 20, Teen Night.

Season of Giving events are free and open to the public. Registration is required for Breakfast with Santa and has begun.

To learn more about the Season of Giving, how you can get involved or to register for Breakfast with Santa, visit or call the SinclairTix Box Office at the Casper Events Center at (800) 442-2256.

After school

at the library

Elementary-age students can work alongside friends to create a LEGO masterpiece during the Natrona County Library’s LEGO Block Party at 4 p.m. Come use your creativity and show us what you can build. All supplies provided at no cost. Call 577-READ ext. 5 for more information.

Lasagna at the Elks

Wednesday night dinner at the Casper Elks Lodge is lasagna and fixings. Cost is $7 per person, children 5 to 12 are $3, serving from 6 to 7 p.m. or until gone. Members, significant other and guest accompanied by a member. For more information, call 234-4839. The menu is subject to change. All proceeds go to Elks Charities.

Follow community news editor Sally Ann Shurmur on Twitter @WYOSAS


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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