Schedule of Events

Now - March 31:

 

INFAMY: DECEMBER 7, 1941



Infamy: December 7, 1941, a traveling exhibit from the National WWII Museum in New Orleans, features over 30 powerful images and commemorates the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.  Visit the museum in March to learn about this tragic and historic day in our nation's history.  The images are supplemented with a few local artifacts as well as a stirring video history from Wyoming resident and Pearl Harbor survivor, Melvin Heckman. 

Pearl Harbor Attack


April 10 - May 19:

 

Firefighters: A Life of Dedication and Courage


 
Opening April 10, 2017 at the Campbell County Rockpile Museum is Firefighters: A Life of Dedication and Courage.  This collaborative exhibit features photographs by artists Caleb Munger and Tina Dickey, and historic artifacts from the Rockpile Museum, Campbell County Fire Department, and local collections.

The Campbell County Fire Department Station #1 will open from 3 to 5 pm on April 10 for tours, demonstrations, and much more. This will be followed by an artist reception from 5 to 6:30 pm at the Rockpile Museum. Experience the exhibit and meet the artists and firefighters while enjoying light refreshments. This exciting exhibit closes on May 19 so don’t miss it!

Please contact the Museum at 307-682-5723 or rockpile@vcn.com with any questions.

Firefighters

 

May 11th:

Northeast Wyoming Railroad History Presentation


Author and railroad historian James L. Ehrenberger from Cheyenne will visit the Rockpile Museum on the evening of May 11th to share his knowledge of Northeast Wyoming railroad history. Ehrenberger also has a vast collection of photographs and documents related to the history of railroads in Wyoming. His talk will begin at 7:00 p.m. and light refreshments will be provided by the Rockpile Museum.

Rockpile Museum Summer Series - June 10th


"Who is Aunt Lou?" - Lucretia Marchbanks




June and July:


West Across the Skies: Air Transportation in Wyoming

 

West Across the Skies

 


Rockpile Museum Summer Series - July 29th


The Gypsy Cowbelle Musical Workshop and Performance


August - November:

The Civilian Conservation Corps in Campbell County, 1933-1942


 

CCC Logo

Rockpile Museum Summer Series - August 12th

Ballet Folklorico Las Angelitas

 


Dec 1, 2017 - Jan 31, 2018:

 

Terror in the Theater: Fifties Fears



This exhibit showcases the fears faced by the world in the 1950’s, whether real or imagined. Included in the exhibit, from the American Heritage Center at the University of Wyoming, are posters and photos from 50’s movies contrasted with earlier and later science fiction classics such as King Kong.Fifties Fears