Things to do in Sterling & Logan County — Aug. 2 – Aug. 8 – Sterling Journal-Advocate


Tuesday, Aug. 2

Logan County Fair Junior Hose Show Gymkhana — 9 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Center.

Logan County Commission Meeting — 9 am, Courthouse, 2nd floor meeting room.

Exercise Class — 10 a.m., Heritage Center.

4-H/FFA Barbecue — noon to 1 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion. For members and family only. Sponsored by Premier Farm Credit. Cost $2 per ticket until Monday, $4 per ticket day of BBQ.

Logan County Sheriff’s Office National Night Out — 1 to 6 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds. Free BBQ, cornhole, bingo, coloring contest, K9 demonstration w K9 Kane, meet and greet with K9 Nyx, prizes and giveaways, see the first responder vehicles.

Sewing & Hobbies — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Billiards — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Sterling Police Department Community Appreciation Day — 5 to 7 p.m., Prairie Park Sagebrush Pavilion. See squad cars and K9 Vader, bicycle registrations and child ID kids. Free hot dogs and hamburgers.

Logan County Fair Carnival Rides — 5 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Under the Umbrella of LCC Meal — 5 p.m., Prince of Peace Church, 201 Phelps St. Anyone in need of a meal is welcome.

NextEra Energy Bull Riding — 7 p.m., Logan County Fair Grandstands. Logan County Sweetheart Coronation.

Knights of Columbus Bingo — 7 p.m., K of C Hall, 421 S. 11th Ave. Public welcome.

Wednesday, Aug. 3

Cowboy Breakfast — 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., Sterling Elks Lodge.

Logan County Fair Junior Hog Show — 8 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Center.

SilverSneakers Yoga — 10 a.m., Heritage Center.

Sterling Rotary Club — noon, The Grill at River City.

Logan County Fair Junior Sheep Show — 1 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Cards, Checkers, Chess, Pool — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Senior Citizen’s Club Birthday & Anniversary Party — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Logan County Fair 4-H & Open Class Food Sale — 4 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Grandstands.

Logan County Fair Carnival Rides — 5 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Logan County Junior Rodeo — 6 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Grandstands.

Thursday, Aug. 4

Logan County Farm Bureau Pancake Breakfast — 7 to 9 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion. For livestock exhibitors and families only.

Logan County Fair Junior Goat Show — 8 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Center.

Caliche Registration — 9 am to 3 pm, at the school. For grades K-12.

Logan County Fair DeSoto Building Displays — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds. Open class – fine arts, hobbies, photography.

SilverSneakers Classic — 10 a.m., Heritage Center.

Card Group — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Billiards — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Novice Tai Chi — 2 p.m., Heritage Center.

Logan County Fair Carnival Rides — 5 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Under the Umbrella LCC Meal — 5 p.m., Prince of Peace Church, 201 Phelps St. Anyone in need of a meal is welcome.

Dick Stull Memorial PRCA Rodeo — 7 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Grandstands. Support Armed Services Night & 4-H/FFA.

Sweet Adelines — 7 p.m., Christ United Methodist Church. For ladies who love to sing.

Friday, Aug. 5

PRCA Slack — 8 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Logan County Fair Junior Beef Show — 8 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Center.

Logan County Fair Junior Dog Show — 8 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Caliche Registration — 9 am to 3 pm, at the school. For grades K-12.

Logan County Fair DeSoto Building Displays — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds. Open class – fine arts, hobbies, photography.

Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center.

Sterling Creative’s First Friday Open House — 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., 129 N. 3rd St. Featured artist: Lesa Askew. Rustic Art Rodeo. Door prize, refreshments, demonstration.

Council on Aging Meeting — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Cards, Cornhole, Mah Jong, Dominoes, Pool — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

Free Root Beer Floats — 2 to 4 p.m., Logan County Heritage Center, 821 N. Division Ave.

Governor Candidate Heidi Ganahl Meet & Greet — 4 p.m., Aero Applicators Hangar, 12502 County Road 27.

Logan County Fair Round Robin Showmanship Contest — 4:30 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Center.

Logan County Fair Carnival Rides — 5 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Dick Stull Memorial PRCA Rodeo ‘Tough Enough to Wear Pink’ — 7 p.m., Logan County Fair Grandstands. Support First Responders and Armed Services Night, one free ticket with professional medical ID.

Saturday, Aug. 6

Logan County Fair Parade — 9 a.m., downtown.

Korrey Family Watermelon Feed — 10 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion. No charge.

Logan County Fair Carnival Rides — 11 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

NJC Young Farmer’s Pedal Tractor Pull — 11:30 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion. Sign up begins immediately after the parade.

Logan County Fair DeSoto Building Displays — noon to 8 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds. Open class – fine arts, hobbies, photography.

Bud Van Berg Memorial 4-H/FFA Junior Livestock Sale — 12:30 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Exhibitor Center.

Curtis Long Memorial Pet Rock Show & Race — 1 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds by Exhibit Office.

Cricket Races — 1:30 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion West End.

Lion’s Club Friendly Dog’s ‘Tail Wagging’ Contest — 2 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion East End.

Heritage Center Dance Group — 6:30 p.m., Heritage Center. Classic Country. Cost $7. Everyone welcome.

Logan County Fair East Cheyenne Gas Storage Night Show — 8 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Grandstands. Featuring: Sawyer Brown and Uncle Kracker.

Sunday, Aug. 7

Zion Congregational Church Soup Kitchen — 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 5th Street and Chestnut. Come to the back door and down the stairs. Free. Meals served to anyone who is hungry and in need of a hot meal.

Logan County Fair Carnival Rides — 1 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds.

Logan County Fair Demolition Derby — 5:30 p.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Grandstands.

Monday, Aug. 8

Sterling Middle School Registration — 8 to 9 am 8th grade, 9 to 10 am 7th grade, 10 to 11:30 am 6th grade, at the school.

SilverSneakers Yoga — 10 a.m., Heritage Center.

CSU Extension Coffee, Tea and We — 1 pm, in person at 302 Main Street or online at https://zoom.us/j/91419676234.

Cards & Pool — 1:30 p.m., Heritage Center.

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