The Children’s Learning Center’s Rafter J greenhouse project started several years ago, sparked by a group of intrepid 4-year-olds wanted to know more about where their food came from. They had a sense beef didn’t live in its life in plastic-wrapped packages and that bananas didn’t come off the tree with a neat piece of plastic wrapped around the bunch and marked with a sticker.
Meet the wildflowers
Join Northern Rockies Conservation Cooperative researcher Trevor Bloom to learn about native plants while collecting data on how they are being affected by climate change.
Teton women recognized
Teton County entrepreneurs, elected officials and a newspaper editor have been nominated as Wyoming Women of Influence, an initiative to honor women’s contributions in the Equality State.
45 years ago …
• Jim Budge got Menor’s Ferry underway during the 25th anniversary of the restoration of the historic landmark that for years served as the only link between the east and west side of the valley. Bill Menor built the ferry in 1892, and it was restored and activated on Aug. 20, 1949.
“No one is going to stand up at your funeral and say, ‘She had a small waist and a great thigh gap.’” — Ailey Jolie, registered clinical counselor
The full moon rose lazily, slowly revealing its roundness above Black Mountain. I do not tire of this show in front of the cabin; I admire it quietly.
Marge Hunt is to credit for bringing the idea of St. John’s Episcopal Church’s Browse ’N Buy to Jackson Hole. The upscale thrift store opened on Nov. 4, 1972, and has filled a tremendous need in our community.
A lot of people take that part of the Constitution, at least, seriously and present themselves as acceptable to occupy that office. Sadly, a terrifyingly large percentage of men and women who feel themselves qualified under the Constitution to run for president do not believe this same Constitution applies to the rest of us citizens.
A memorial service for Gerald “Jerry” Ray Tapp has been scheduled for 11 a.m. Sept. 16 at the Presbyterian Church of Jackson Hole, with a reception to follow.
A service for Jackson resident Mary Jane (Baxter) Farrer, known to friends and family as “Calamity Jane,” is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at the Church of Transfiguration in Southfield, Michigan.
A celebration of life for longtime Jackson resident Margaret Elaine Broberg Mathieu is scheduled for 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at 7200 Granite Creek Road on Lake Creek Ranch — follow the balloons.