Tag Archives: Discovery Speakers Series

“Riverton Ghost Stories”

Join the Riverton Museum for one of our most popular annual talks! In this Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speaker Series event, local educator and collector of ghost stories, Alma Law, presents some of the most eerie, interesting, and entertaining stories and urban legends from Riverton and the surrounding areas! Alma has been collecting ghost stories for years, and, together with his Sophomore Honor’s English Class, published a book of these stories in 2017.

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“Tim McCoy: End of the Trail”

Tim McCoy was one of the biggest movie stars in the silent film era. He also was a Wyoming resident who lived in Hot Springs County, and filmed many of his movies on the Wind River Reservation using Shoshone and Arapaho people. The talk will focus on McCoy's colorful life and clips of his movie End of the Trail will be shown.

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“More Than Just Yellowstone” by Matthew Brueseke

Thursday, August 6, 7pm the Dubois Museum will host Matthew Brueseke from Kansas State University for a Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series titled, “More than just Yellowstone?  Lava Mountain and other recent volcanism in the Dubois, WY area.

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