Around Our Time: Library Events
10/01/2011 - A Country Comedy Concert with Andina and Rich
Andina and Rich, a country comedy duo, will give a free concert at the Natrona County Public Library Sunday, October 16 at 2 p.m. The group features Sandy Andina, a guitar and dulcimer-slinging smart aleck from Chicago, and Stephen Lee Rich, Madison Wisconsin's friendly yodeling cowboy. Enjoy an afternoon of humor and song fit for the whole family. The event is free and open to the public. Call 577-READ ext. 2 for more information.
Start Your Own Business
Do you dream of owning your own business, controlling your financial destiny, and being your own boss? If you want to start or have started your own business, you can increase your chances of success by attending the "Start Your Own Business" workshop at Natrona County Public Library!
Wyoming Small Business Administration and Small Business Development Center are providing the workshop free of charge on Thursday, October 20 at 6 p.m. in the library's Crawford Room. Check your entrepreneurial personality, assess the potential of your idea, and learn more about cash flow requirements and financing options.
Please call 577-READ ext. 2 to pre-register for this free workshop.
Bunco Night for Families
Family night at the Natrona County Public Library will feature "Bunco" on Tuesday, October 25, at 6:30 p.m. Both families and individuals (ages 8 and up) are welcome to participate. Prizes will be awarded, and no experience playing Bunco is necessary. Dinner will be provided by the Friends of the Library.
NCPL is committed to offering programs that strengthen families and our community. For more information about this event, please call 577-READ ext. 2.
Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Assistance
Would you like help understanding and enrolling in Medicare coverage for next year? Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Assistance will be held at the Natrona County Public Library Tuesday, October 25 from noon-4 p.m. and Wednesday, October 26 from noon-3 p.m. Alyssa Reams from Wyoming Senior Citizens Inc. will help seniors evaluate their current plan against 2011 offerings, give general information about Medicare, and assist in the open enrollment process.
Please visit the library or call 577-READ ext. 2 to sign up and receive the required paperwork for your individual 30-minute session.
Disaster Preparedness Workshop
Are you prepared to weather a major natural or political disaster? Come to the Natrona County Public Library Saturday, October 29 from 1-3 p.m. for disaster preparedness workshop to be held in the Crawford Room. Participants will learn how emergency management responds in crisis situations, how to create a personal or family disaster plan, and what to put in a kit to help get you through the first 72 hours after a major incident.
This FEMA and Homeland Security-approved course will be taught by Lance Jones and Jessica Gray of Casper College. The class is free and open to the public. Call 577-READ ext. 2 for more information.