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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Notice of Proposed Road Vacation & Alteration - Bishop Road

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TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: The Board of Campbell County Commissioners has decided to alter and vacate portions of the Bishop Road and create Caballo Court County Roads as set forth below:

  • Bishop Road AlterationCommencing at the Southeast Corner of Section...
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Posted on: April 8, 2022

2022 Fireworks Resolutions

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The open period for the sale and use of fireworks is from 12:01 AM, June 24, 2022 to 12:01 AM, July 6, 2022.  The control and regulation of fireworks is to remain contingent upon weather conditions and fire conditions which may require further co...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Library Board Openings

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There are currently two (2) three (3) year terms ending June 30, 2025 on the Campbell County Public Library System Board of Trustees, as well as a number of openings on other county boards.

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Posted on: May 22, 2022

Libraries Closed for Memorial Day

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Campbell County Public Library and Wright Branch Library are closed Saturday, May 28-Monday, May 30 in honor of Memorial Day. Regular hours will resume at both libraries May 31.

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

CCPL Summer Reading Kickoff Party

CCPL Summer Reading Kickoff: Saturday, June 4, 11am-2pm

•Informational and educational booths by Boys & Girls Club, Gillette Community Theater, Campbell County DARE Officers, and many more•Teen Movie Morning: 11am • "Pirates of the Caribbean"•Ocean-themed Puppe...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

CCPLS 1% Sales Tax Funds

CCPLS 1% Sales Tax Funds

Campbell County Libraries in Gillette and Wright are core community institutions and ground zero for helping our children develop skills to become successful readers and thinkers. Your libraries' 1% Sales Tax funds are very important to those efforts.

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

WBL 1% Sales Tax Funds

WBL 1% Sales Tax Funds

1% Sales Tax funds greatly impact Wright Branch Library.

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

CCPL Genealogy Consultations

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Need help with family history or genealogical research? Stop by the CCPL reference desk the first Wednesday of each month and get assistance from our volunteer family history consultants. Drop in June 1, 6-8pm; first come first served.

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Free Legal Aid Clinic at CCPL

Free Legal Aid Clinic first Thursdays, 2-4pm at Campbell County Public Library

A volunteer attorney will be available for brief one-on-one visits with community members to provide instruction in filling out legal forms and navigating the court system. Civil (non-criminal) legal questions only. First come, first served -- no appointm...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Creative Aging Painting Class

Creative Aging Painting Class: June 7, 1pm, Wright Senior Center

Holly Ricketts, Wright elementary art teacher, is teaching this free class at the Wright Community Center. Call Silver Sage Senior Center at 670.0002 to sign up.

Funding for this class is thanks to a Creative Aging grant from Lifetime Arts, the Wyoming Art...

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Library
Posted on: May 26, 2022

CCPL Tech Class: Microsoft Excel Basics

CCPL Tech Class: Online Business Resources • Wednesday, April 6, 5:30pm

Microsoft Excel Formulas & Functions: Wednesday, June 22, 5:30pm

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Posted on: May 27, 2022

WBL Teen Summer Reading Kickoff

WBL Teen Chalk Art Contest: Friday, June 10, 1:30pm

Work solo or as part of a team. Judging will take place on Facebook and prizes will be awarded for Librarian’s and People’s Choice. Stick to the summer reading theme or create a theme of their own!

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Library
Posted on: May 26, 2022

CCPL Fairy Garden Craft Class

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Bring your own container such as a small pot, tea cup or kettle, an old shoe, or a bowl. Your library will provide the soil and plants. We’ll have a selection of fairy embellishments to personalize your garden but you’re welcome to bring some of your own....

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

CCPL School Age Summer Reading Events

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CCPL's Oceans of Possibilities summer reading programs welcome school-age kids and their grownups to Watery Wednesdays starting June 8.

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Start Your Own Business

CCPL presents Start Your Own Business: Thursday, June 16, 6pm

Burns will iscuss topics such as: testing the feasibility of your idea, identifying your target market, start-up capital, business legal structures, and more. Bring your questions to this interactive program.

Following the presentation, tour of CCPL’s Make...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

WBL Summer Reading Events for Kids

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WBL's Oceans of Possibilities summer reading programs welcome kids and their grownups to Watery Wednesdays starting June 8.

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

CCPL Book Discussion @ The Ice Cream Cafe

CCPL Book Club: Tuesday, June 21, 6pm @ The Ice Cream Cafe

“It was the golden age of baseball and in Rawlins, WY, residents lined up for tickets to see the Wyoming Penitentiary Death Row All Stars. A fun and suspenseful look at the game and at the events that unfolded at a prison in the wide-open Wyomin...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Reconsideration of Library Materials

Reconsideration of Library Materials

Status of Requests for Reconsideration of Library Materials presented to the CCPLS Library Board of Directors as of February 28, 2022 can be accessed with the following link.

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Posted on: May 1, 2022

CCPL May Artist of the Month

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CCPL is pleased to host Heather Rodriguez as the Artist of the Month. Pieces of her work is on display at your library throughout May. Are you an artist interested in displaying your work? Call Dana at 687.9214 for more information.

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

WYLD about Reading

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Not interested in the app? Call your friendly librarian to ask about all your family’s account information — 307.682.3223 in Gillette, 307.464.0500 in Wright.
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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Among the Stacks: CCPLS Monthly Newsletter

Among the Stacks: CCPLS monthly newsletter

Check out what's happening at Campbell County Public Library and Wright Branch Library.

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Oceans of Possibilities at Your Libraries

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Oceans of Possibilitiesby Krisene Watson, CCPL Outreach Librarian

Summertime at Campbell County Public Library (CCPL) and Wright Branch Library (WBL) is busy—and great fun! Oceans of Possibilities summer reading programs for all ages will feature...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

Health and Wellness Help from Your Library

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Health and Wellness Help from Your Library by Paula Andrie, CCPL Reference Librarian 

According to National Day Calendar (https://nationaldaycalendar.com), May is recognized as a national month to more than 10 health and wellness topics. ...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 29, 2022

National Library Week 2022 • Connect with Your Library

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Connect with Your Libraryby Darcy Acord, Youth Services LibrarianFrom April 3 through 9, your Campbell County Libraries will celebrate National Library Week; this year’s theme is “Connect with Your Library.” There are so many ways your libraries foster co...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Women’s History and the Library

MabelWilkinsonat, Park County Librarian (photo courtesy of Wyoming State Archives)

by Sara Kuhbacher-Rosier and Elizabeth Albin

In 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March as the first Women’s History Month to “commemorate and encourage the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history.” For 35 ye...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Wyoming Virtual Library: the Power of Partnerships

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Wyoming Libraries have historically worked collaboratively to bring the best possible library services to the residents of Wyoming. We are networked so that you can check out or return a book at any public library in the state, see statewide collections i...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Readers Advisory from Your Library

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Readers Advisory from Your Libraryby Lori Kirchoff, CCPLS Technical Services Librarian

Are you wanting to find a good book to read but don’t know where to start looking? Your library offers a great reader’s service with its on-going and continually updated...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Grow Your Business with Help from Your Library

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Grow Your Business with Help from Your Libraryby Larissa Stalcup, CCPL Administrative Services Manager

Thinking about engaging your entrepreneurial spirit by opening your own business? Do you already own a business? Campbell County Public Library supports ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Thankful for...

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Thankful for...by Elizabeth Albin, CCPL Circulation Services Manager

The month of November regularly focuses on giving thanks for people and things and we are reminded to pause and appreciate aspects of our life we often take for granted. When I sat down t...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: October 2, 2021

TeenTober

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by Darcy Acord, CCPL Youth Services Librarian

Leaves are changing, days are getting cooler, nights are getting longer. It must be...TeenTober! TeenTober is part of a national initiative by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) “to ...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: June 22, 2021

Libraries Are Essential for Thriving Communities

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by Terri Lesley, CCPLS Executive Director

Public libraries are a fundamental component of thriving communities, a sentiment which has been well understood by Wyoming citizens for a long time. Wyoming was granted statehood in 1890, and by the early 1900s, W...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Sound Lab

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Our brand new sound lab was funded through a generous grant awarded by the Wyoming Community Foundation and is open to the public. This grant enables patrons to create professional-level recordings using our one-of-a-kind-for-Wyoming lab. We renovated our...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: July 1, 2021

A Tale of Summer Reading

CCPL Tails and Tales Summer Reading Kickoff

by Anna Street, CCPL Circulation Services Manager

June 5 was a beautiful, sunny afternoon at Campbell County Public Library as we launched a summer reading party outside, with our annual Author Fair and Writers Workshop inside. The 2021 summer reading them...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Check Out Our STEAM and Craft Kits

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Your library in Gillette recently added new collections in their Children’s Department and Young Adult (YA) Department for circulation: two YA perler bead kits, three YA glue gun kits, and 23 Children’s STEAM Kits purchased with Campbell County Community ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Celebrate National Library Week

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Happy National Library Week (NLW)! This year’s theme is Welcome to Your Library and Campbell County Public Library (CCPL) and Wright Branch Library (WBL) are joining the national celebration of libraries April 4-10. 

The American Library Associati...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 3, 2021

Start a Business with a Little Help from your Library

Campbell County Public Library System (CCPLS) has many resources to support small businesses in our community. The libraries in both Gillette and Wright have Tech Centers which offer free access to computers and internet. Each library also has ph...

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Library Evergreen
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Reaching Beyond Library Walls

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Before COVID-19 made DoorDash popular, your library had its own version of door-to-door services. Campbell County Public Library (CCPL) Outreach Services is a lifeline for homebound library patrons. The mission of our Outreach Services Department is to ex...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

July 4th Parade Packets

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The 2022 July 4th Parade Packet is now available. Included in the packet is the introduction letter, the rules, the parade form and the map. Packets are due by 10 p.m. Tuesday, June 28 and only 100 entries can be accepted due to staging constraints. Pleas...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

2022 Campbell County Parks and Recreation Summer-Fall Brochure

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The New Recreation Activity Guide is out for the summer/fall of 2022. Brochures are no longer printed but can be accessed digitally via our website or via the attached link.

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Museum Welcomes RMA Intern Alexis Steiner

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum and the Rockpile Museum Association are pleased to welcome Alexis Steiner to Gillette for the summer.  Ms. Steiner will be working at the museum contributing to exhibitions, collections, and programs as well as...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Celebrate World Atlatl Day 2022 at the Rockpile Museum

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Celebrate World Atlatl Day 2022 at the Campbell County Rockpile Museum The World Atlatl Association has designated the First Saturday in June as World Atlatl Day and is celebrated across the globe with everything from Just for Fun throws, teachin...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Old Ironsides Steam and Shine Tractor Show

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Do you have an old steam tractor, steel mule, portable sawmill/engine, scotch cart, agitator, or thresher that you would love an opportunity to showcase it to the public? If so, you are in luck!

The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is looking for exhibitors...

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Rockpile Museum
Posted on: April 2, 2022

Rockpile Museum Features New Exhibit of Maps and Aerial Photos of Gillette Since 1925

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ROCKPILE MUSEUM TO SHOWCASE MAPS AND AERIAL PHOTOS OF GILLETTE SINCE 1925

The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is pleased to introduce a new exhibit, “Small Town to Boom Town: Growth & Good Fortune in Gillette, Wyoming”, located on t...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

Discount for Guests of the Frontier Auto Museum

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is pleased to offer a discount for all guests with a same-day receipt from our neighbors at the Frontier Auto Museum.  Each and every guest in your party will receive $2.00 off regularly priced admission. &...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Rockpile Museum Joins "Museums For All"

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Rockpile Museum Announces Access Program for Low-Income Families

Museums for All to increase accessibility of high-quality museum learning resources.

Today the Campbell County Rockpile Museum announced that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Rockpile Museum Admission Fees

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum will began charging admission fees for entrance to the museum on July 1, 2021.  Rockpile Museum Association Members will receive free admission along with children 5 and under, active duty military, and veteran...

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