Wyoming Arts Council

"Winter Photography in Yellowstone"

A field seminar, “Silence and Solitude: Winter Photography in Yellowstone,” will be held Jan. 18-21 at the Lamar Buffalo Ranch in Yellowstone National Park. Instructor is Tom Murphy. Cost is $360, $350 for members of the Yellowstone Association. Description of the course: Surrounded by the quiet, stunning beauty of Yellowstone winter, you’ll learn photography techniques
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Teton Mountain Writer’s Workshop

The Teton Mountain Writer’s Workshop will be held at Grand Targhee Resort outside Alta on Saturday, Dec. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost is $40, which includes all-day instruction, lunch, and snowshoe tour. Discounted packages available, space is limited. To register, call 307-353-2300, ext. 1375; cthomure@grandtarghee.com>. This workshop will be conducted by writers from Alpinist Magazine.
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Teton Mountain Writer's Workshop

The Teton Mountain Writer’s Workshop will be held at Grand Targhee Resort outside Alta on Saturday, Dec. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost is $40, which includes all-day instruction, lunch, and snowshoe tour. Discounted packages available, space is limited. To register, call 307-353-2300, ext. 1375; cthomure@grandtarghee.com>. This workshop will be conducted by writers from Alpinist Magazine.
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Ark debuts new Creative Arts Center

Ark Regional Services will hold an open house and gallery opening on Saturday, Dec. 1, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., in its new Creative Arts Center, 1174 N. 4th St., Laramie. It’s free and open to the public. Tours of the facility will be provided by Ark staff.The gallery exhibit will feature selected works by artists from
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ALA offers award for military fiction

From the American Library Association web site: The W.Y. Boyd Award “For Excellence in Military Fiction” is an annual award consisting of $5,000 and a 24k gold-framed citation of achievement honoring the best fiction set in a period when the United States was at war. It recognizes the service of American veterans and military personnel
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AVA sale features art for the holidays

Downs’ new play explores Shepard legacy

From a UW press release: The lingering stigma attached to the University of Wyoming and Laramie by the murder of student Matthew Shepard almost 10 years ago — and the stories that arose from it — provide a starting point for the new play by UW’s playwright-in-residence and Governor’s Arts Award recipient, William Missouri Downs.
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Downs' new play explores Shepard legacy

From a UW press release: The lingering stigma attached to the University of Wyoming and Laramie by the murder of student Matthew Shepard almost 10 years ago — and the stories that arose from it — provide a starting point for the new play by UW’s playwright-in-residence and Governor’s Arts Award recipient, William Missouri Downs.
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Waddie Mitchell at "Heart of the West"

Cheyenne’s Rattle Snake Jake was on Channel 5’s interview show this morning promoting this weekend’s Heart of the West Festival. The main event will be held Saturday, Nov. 24, 6:45 p.m., with a performance by Jon Chandler and the Wichitones, Bill Barwick with special guests, and headliner Waddie Mitchell. It’s at the Historic Atlas Theater
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Waddie Mitchell at "Heart of the West"

Cheyenne’s Rattle Snake Jake was on Channel 5’s interview show this morning promoting this weekend’s Heart of the West Festival. The main event will be held Saturday, Nov. 24, 6:45 p.m., with a performance by Jon Chandler and the Wichitones, Bill Barwick with special guests, and headliner Waddie Mitchell. It’s at the Historic Atlas Theater
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