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“History of J.B. Okie Family” by Zane Fross

The Riverton Museum will host Zane Frost: Caretaker of J.B. Okie’s Manor the “Big Teepee” for a presentation on the history of the Okie Family at 3pm on July 15th.  This program is part of the Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series. This program is free to the public.
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Annual Sheep Shearing Day

The Pioneer Museum in Lander is hosting is annual Sheep Shearing Day on April 22 beginning at 1pm.  Sheep, Sheep and more Sheep.  The Lander area had a booming sheep industry in the early part of the 20th Century and was very important in Lander's early development. Learn about sheep, shearing, wool, weaving.  Enjoy sheep…
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The History of Sheep and Wool …

the Pioneer Museum in Lander is hosting a Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series program on April 21 at 7pm to compliment our annual Sheep Shearing Day to be held on April 22nd at 3pm at part of the McDonald's Children's Exploration Series. The program is presented by John Farr and is all about sheep…
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