The antiques club celebrates its 50th anniversary
The Casper Antique and Collector’s Club (CACC) celebrates 50 years in business in Casper and provides financial support to Wyoming museums and other nonprofit organizations by sponsoring flea markets and antique fairs.
The CACC will hold its general meeting on March 17 at 7 p.m., Senior Center, 1831 East 4th Street. This meeting will celebrate the club’s 50th anniversary. There will be old map albums on display and elections for the Board of Directors. Club members and interested guests are encouraged to attend.
The Club’s next super flea market will be held May 7-8 at the Fairgrounds Industrial Building. Contracts were provided to suppliers. If you are interested in participating, please contact Ruth at 235-3141. Mark your calendar to catch this show!
The CACC is a non-profit organization run entirely by volunteers.
Lunch of the Red Hatters
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Our March lunch will be Wednesday, March 16 at Silver Fox 3422 Energy Lane
at 11:30 a.m. Our hostesses for March are Donna Jones, Lois Claymore and Jeanne Dietrich. Please call Donna
Jones at 235-1148, or Kathy Morgan at 307-631-4030 to make reservations. I hope to see everyone there.
The Studebaker club reunites
The Wyoming chapter of the Studebaker Drivers Club will hold its first meeting of the year on March 19. The meeting will take place at the home of Jim and Carol Harkins, 1561 Nottingham Drive Casper Wyoming. It will be a potluck with the main course provided. Members and guests are asked to bring side dishes and dessert. After lunch there will be a short business meeting. After the meeting, we will have our traditional “Christmas in March” gift exchange. Men are asked to bring a wrapped gift for a man, and ladies bring a marked lady. There is a limit of $20.00. Please RSVP to Jim (307-262-6634) or Carol (307-702-6634). You don’t need to own a Studebaker to be a member or a guest. You just have to take an interest in this automobile and its history.
Run for the green
Join us at David Street Station for the third annual Run for the Green 5K/10K. There will be lots of fun activities at the St. David’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration after the race. So stay and bring the family!
Online registration closes at 9 p.m. on Friday, March 18. Please arrive by 8:40 a.m. to check in. Registration day will start at 8 a.m. and end at 8:40 a.m. The race starts at 9 a.m.
Save $5 and become a member!
Doll Collectors Club Meetings
The Casper Doll Collectors Club will meet Saturday afternoons, April 2 and May 7 at 2:00 p.m. at the Central Wyoming Senior Center, 1831 4th St. This is an organization for those interested in collecting dolls or toys related to the doll. with attendance and service to our club and its charities. For more information, call Janet Field 234-4044
Model railroaders back at the clubhouse
We have returned to our Clubhouse now. For 2022, our hours of presence will be Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Friday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. There is no admission charge and we have wide aisles with step ladders for a better view for younger children.
Everyone is welcome to bring their own locomotive and run it through the system or run one of our trains. We’ll be happy to show you how real railways work.
We are currently taking inventory of our stock and some may be available for purchase. We continue to accept donations of all kinds and if it does not fit into our program, we will find a home for him.
We are also continuing to remodel certain parts of the facilities. During your visit, you may get ideas on how to make your own changes to your own layout. You may even be invited to join the Club. We have an open registration policy.
We thank everyone in this area for their continued support. Who could we show our model railways to if we were ignored? So come visit us.
We hope that the restrictions imposed by the COVID bugs will allow us to resume some meetings this year. For now, we will still have last year’s officers: Nathan Lange as President 307-258-7869, Harry Buhler as Treasurer 307-235-4950, and Homer Whitlock as Secretary 307-266-6439.
Updated information on Toastmasters
Casper’s Toastmaster Clubs are recruiting new members.
Improve your presentation, communication and leadership skills by joining a Toastmasters club in Casper.
Toastmasters provides a continuous learning forum for you to practice your public speaking, leadership, and organizational skills. Toastmasters can open doors for you in your personal and professional life. You will learn in an atmosphere of fun and camaraderie at your own pace.
You’ll discover a wide variety of members ranging from those who have never presented to an audience before… to professional speakers, salespeople, lawyers, teachers and retirees.
Toastmasters really is for everyone because when it comes to communication and leadership skills, there is ALWAYS room to grow.
How to join a Casper Toastmaster club:
PIONEER TOASTMASTERS CLUB 97 (first and third Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.) [email protected]
MORNING TOUR TOASTMASTERS CLUB 2503 (first and third Mondays, 6:30 a.m. to 7:40 p.m.) [email protected] or MaryAnn 307 262-5539
PATHFINDER TOASTMASTERS CLUB 8503 (second and fourth Mondays, 6:15-7:30 p.m.) [email protected] or Steve 307-235-2956
FOR MORE INFORMATION: www.toastmasters.org
Stammtisch meets monthly
The Casper German Stammtisch will meet monthly at 6 p.m. at the Gruner Brothers Brewery on April 21 and May 19.
Our Stammtisch, which began in 2003, is an informal, unhosted gathering for anyone interested in most things German and German-American, from history to cars, food, vacations and more. . English and German are spoken.
I hope you will join us! Contact Margo Perry at 307-265-3696
Casper Garden Club Meeting Set
Casper Garden Club meets the third Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at the Casper Senior Center. Educational program offering friendship and camaraderie. Member of the Wyoming Federation of Gardeners.
Central Wyoming Quilts of Valor
Every Wednesday, the Central Wyoming Quilts of Valor welcomes all longarm quilters. Crossroads Quilters is a local chapter of the Quilts of Valor Foundation, a national foundation. We meet at the VFW on Bryan Stock Trail in Caper from 1-4 p.m. Wednesdays to make quilts, which are awarded to war-affected service members and veterans. Fabric, fleece and padding are provided.
If you have served or know someone who has served, please contact Jenny Vass at 307-259-8321 or Cyndi Adams at 307-262-2701 to be rewarded in Quilt of Valor. We are also looking for new members and re-welcoming old members, especially people who sew.