CheyBirdsbyMonth_FC_onlyCheyenne Birds by the Month: 104 Species of Southeastern Wyoming’s Resident and Visiting Birds, by Barb Gorges and Pete Arnold

Two of Cheyenne’s well-known birdwatchers have collaborated on this celebration of 104 of the Capitol City’s most-likely-to-be-seen birds.

Photographer Pete Arnold, often found birding local hotspots camera at the ready, shares his art. Author Barb Gorges, bird columnist for the Wyoming Tribune Eagle for 20 years, shares insights into our avian residents and visitors.

Included is a checklist of all 326 bird species that may be seen in the Cheyenne area, plus a list of birdwatching resources.

Available as of Nov. 10, 2019:


University of Wyoming Store,

Wyoming Game and Fish Department Store,

Amazon, Barnes & Noble, etc.

Cheyenne, Wyoming:

Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 1851 Dell Range Blvd., Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, 710 S. Lions Park Drive, Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon – 5 p.m.

Cheyenne Depot Museum, 121 W. 15th St., Sept. – April: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Cheyenne Pet Clinic, 3740 E. Lincolnway, Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. – noon.

Curt Gowdy State Park visitor center, 30 miles west of Cheyenne, April 1 – October 31, Monday – Sunday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

PBR Printing, 4509 Driftwood Dr. (off Dell Range), Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Phoenix Books and Music, 1612 Capitol Ave., Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Prairie House Home Goods, 220 W. Lincolnway, Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Riverbend Nursery, 8908 Yellowstone Rd., Fall hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Wyoming Game and Fish Department Store, 5400 Bishop Blvd., Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m., and also online,

Wyoming State Museum Store, Barrett Building 1st floor, 2301 Capitol Ave., Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Laramie, Wyoming:

University of Wyoming Store (bookstore), 1000 E. University Ave., Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Also online at


QuiltCareFCQuilt Care, Construction and Use Advice: How to Help Your Quilt Live to 100 by Barb Gorges

$9.95 plus tax, shipping. Please email to arrange for purchasing one or more copies.

Barb Gorges is a ribbon-winning quiltmaker, quilt teacher and designer of the Gorges Quilt Label.

Quiltmaker or quilt owner, decide how to take care of your quilts:

“follow good care and use practices and avoid accidents…but if quilts have been loved to pieces, what more could we ask for?”

Learn how to use, display and clean a quilt safely, how to make a strong quilt and how to safely store and ship it.

Convince future owners of value by documentation, appraisal and insurance.

Find the experts for caring for art and fragile antique quilts.

Cheyenne, Wyoming:

Antiques Central, 2311 Reed Ave., Cheyenne, Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.,

Available directly from Yucca Road Press. Contact