Calendar of events

Friday, August 23

Pinochle games

12:30 PM
Pinochle games at 12:30 p.m. at the Powell Senior Citizens Center.

Friends of the Library book sale

1:00 PM
Friends of the Library book sale from 1-3 p.m. at the Powell Branch Library.

Paint the Town Red

4:00 PM
Paint the Town Red features live music, food, activities for all ages and more in downtown Powell. The third annual event is presented by Northwest College. Activities will be from 4 p.m. to …

Open Acoustic Jam Session

6:00 PM
Open Acoustic Jam Session from 6-9 p.m. at Gestalt Studios at the Polar Plant. Musicians of all skill levels are welcome. For more information, call 307-272-7625.

Bar Bingo

6:00 PM
Bar Bingo every Friday at the American Legion starting at 6 p.m.

Saturday, August 24

*Heart of a Trapper Hike

8:00 AM
*Heart of a Trapper Hike at 8 a.m. Hosted by the NWC Trapper Booster Club in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to participate in the 8-mile hike to summit …

*Last Splash of Summer

10:00 AM
*Last Splash of Summer from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Park County Fairgrounds. Thousands of water balloons, three slip-n-slides, small kiddie swimming pools, corn hole, music, bounce houses, food and …

Grand unveiling of the Wild Horse Educational Kiosk and Wild Horse Highway Designation

10:00 AM
Friends of a Legacy (FOAL) will celebrate the grand unveiling of the Wild Horse Educational Kiosk and Wild Horse Highway Designation at 10 a.m. at the FOAL property, 27 miles east of Cody. Light …

Powell Aquatic Center – free day

12:00 PM
Powell Aquatic Center hosts a free day from noon to 5 p.m. Located in Homesteader Park, just off U.S. Highway 14-A in Powell.

Free night of family fun at the American Dream Drive-In

7:00 PM
The Powell Police Department is offering a free night of family fun at the American Dream Drive-In. Kids will be asked to solve “The Case of the Missing Biker” beginning at 7 p.m. The drive-in …

Sunday, August 25

Community Worship service

10:30 AM
Community Worship service at 10:30 a.m. at Washington Park in Powell. Bring your own chairs. Lunch will be provided.

Monday, August 26

First day of school

8:00 AM
Classes begin for students in Park County School District No. 1.

Baby and Toddler Time

10:30 AM
Baby and Toddler Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Powell Branch Library.

Golden Fitness

10:30 AM
Golden Fitness: Chair-based exercise for senior citizens at 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Gottsche Therapy Rehab Wellness, 639 W. Coulter Ave. in Powell. Focusing on different aspects …

After-school banana splits

3:30 PM
After-school banana splits at 3:30 p.m. at the Powell Branch Library to celebrate the start of the new school year for kids in pre-school through 12th grade.

Farmers’ market

4:30 PM
Farmers’ market from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Second Street next to Washington Park in Powell.

Paintbrush Piecers Quilt Guild

6:00 PM
Paintbrush Piecers Quilt Guild will meet at 6 p.m. at the Cody Senior Center. This will be a combined guild and Yellowstone Quilt Fest meeting preparing for the quilt fest (Sept. 12–14). Guests are …

Tuesday, August 27

Free developmental screenings for children

8:00 AM
Free developmental screenings for children ages birth through age 5 at the Children’s Resource Center from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The CRC is located at 558 E. Second St. in Powell. Call 754-2864 for …

Craft group

9:00 AM
Craft group meets at 9 a.m. at the Powell Senior Citizens Center.

Story time

10:30 AM
Story time at 10:30 a.m. at the Powell Branch Library.