Events Thursday to Sunday

Events Thursday to Sunday

This Weekend in Lander

6/14 – 6/17

There are A TON of things going on in Lander, let alone Fremont County.  From businesses to schools, and art centers to bars, there is more happening than any one person can hope to keep track of!  That’s why this page exists, so that you can make informed decisions about how You want to spend Your time.

Links to school calendars:

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Unplugged Summer Kick-Off

Thursday 6/14
630-830pm
Hosted by Unplugged: Lander
At Lander Bake Shop

A night of acoustic music performed by local musicians.

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Trail Work Day at Johnny Behind the Rocks

Thursday 6/14
530-9pm
At Johnny Behind the Rocks

Continuing building the trail we started last fall connecting Dry Well Rd to Red Ridge.

We’re making great progress on Lander’s newest trail so the more of you that come the faster we can get it done and get to enjoying it!

Meet at JBR at 5:30pm. All are welcome. Bring gloves, water, snacks, and hardy shoes. Tools will be provided.

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Climb the Grand Silent Auction & Fundraiser

Friday 6/15
530-10pm
Hosted by Central Wyoming Climbers Alliance
At the Gannett Grill

Join us at the Gannett Grill patio for food, drink, and a silent auction to raise money for this year’s Climb the Grand Scholarship. We are sending four high school students from around Fremont County on a guided trip up the Grand Teton in July – a once in a lifetime opportunity for these kids. The silent auction bidding will be from 5:30-8:00, with open mic music, a presentation from last year’s recipients, and a chance to meet this year’s awardees. Then stay afterwards for music from Jason Tyler Burton! A portion of food and drink proceeds go towards the scholarship as well.

If you are interested in participating in the open mic session, contact Lauren at info@wyomingclimbers.org.

During the silent auction, Elemental Performance + Fitness is holding a free kids’ climb from 5:30-7:00; go to lmntl.net to sign up or contact charlie@elementalgym.com.

Silent auction items include:
Ski weekend package in Jackson
Recliner chair from Gamble’s
Maven C.2 binoculars
Backpacks from Patagonia and Organic
Local artwork, jewelry, bakery items
Signed copies of climbing autobiographies, guides, and training books
Half-day climbing with Wind River Climbing Guides
Locally-roasted coffee from Speedgoat Coffee Roasting
Summer membership at Ananda Yoga with bring-a-friend
Gear from NOLS, Lander Fly Shop, Wild Iris Mountain Sports, and Wind River Outdoor Company
2 Nights at Alpine House in Jackson
Training sessions at Elemental Performance + Fitness
Snow Deep Designs screen printing party
BOGO coupons from Middle Fork Cafe
Bike Demos from Gannett Peak Sports
Carabiner Rack from Dave’s Climb Designs
Prana Yoga Gear
Tension Climbing training system
and more!

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“Life of Washakie” exhibition Friday

Friday 6/15
5-8pm
At the Tumbleweed Gallery

Dear Friends of the Lander Museums, Pioneer Association, and Ralston Collection Enthusiasts:
The Pioneer Association and Tumbleweed Gallery will sponsor a “Life of Washakie” exhibition this Friday evening, 5-8 pm at the Tumbleweed Gallery, 360 Main in Lander.

Come to celebrate the many donors, trusts, and the State of Wyoming in this project to procure the Washakie Chronicles for the Fremont County Pioneer Museum.

All are welcome for wine, cheese, and soft drinks in the Tumbleweed gallery setting. Children are invited also, and this is a free event for the public. We hope you will drop by!

Thanks, and looking forward to seeing you. The Fremont County Pioneer Association

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Mandala Class ~ Pendants & Rocks

Friday 6/15
6-830pm
Hosted by SweetWater Wellness – Therapeutic Float & Holistic Center

We will be having some fun with pendants and special Lake Superior rocks as we work with mandalas via dots!

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Habitats of the Canyon

Friday 6/15
7-9pm
Hosted by Sinks Canyon State Park

Join us in learning all about the canyon, its habitats, and the animals that call it home. 7-9 pm at the Sawmill Campground in Sinks Canyon State Park. Games, fires, smores and more! FREE!

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Clothing (and Stuff) Swap Fundraiser

Friday 6/15
5-6pm
Hosted by Ananda Yoga Lander

Please help us support our friends Gina Clingerman and Josh Oakleaf.

A donation (amount of your choice) to get in the door (whether you take stuff, bring stuff or both).

You can bring stuff you want to get rid of.
You can take stuff people are getting rid of.

Simple. Easy. Awesome. And a great cause!

We will FaceTime Gina and Josh so that we can all connect and see each other’s faces.

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Good Samaritan Free Community Meal

Every Friday Night
530-7pm
At the Lander United Methodist Church

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Trek to the gold mining ghost town Miners Delight

Saturday 6/16
10am-2pm
Hosted by Pioneer Museum Lander Wyoming

Learn about the history of the Sweetwater mines and the gold booms and busts.

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Saturday Jam Sessions

Every Saturday
12-2pm
At The Bake Shop

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Lander Valley Farmers Market

Every Saturday
9am
At Lander City Park

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Lander Pride Picnic

Sunday 6/17
12-4pm
At Lander City Park

Celebrate the Wind River LGBTQ & Two Spirit Community!
Speakers, music, art, games, kid activities.
Bring a potluck item to share
Costume Contest – wear your rainbow best
Drag contest – be crowned Mx Lander Pride
Open Mic (register for open mic – landerpridepicnic@gmail.com)
We need volunteers! Message us with contact info
We need donations! Hit the donate button on our page. Thanks!

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Future Events

July 4 – Lander 4th of July Parade

July 11-15 – International Climbers Fest

August 11 – 10th Annual Riverfest

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