A limited number of bears recast from the model created by Cody sculptor Jeff Rudolph for the “Gathering of Grizzlies” fundraiser in 2008 are now for sale at silent auction. These 11” tall bears have been embellished by local artists. There are 24 new bears.
An artists’ reception and closing bid event will be held at the Cody Library in Grizzly Hall, 6:00 p.m. Saturday, November 8. Event tickets are now on sale for $25 at the library and at the Cody Country Art League.
Bidders need not be present to win, but are encouraged to attend to make final bids. This event is limited to adults 21 and older. Refreshments including beer and wine will be served.
For more information contact the foundation at 527-1886 or visit www.parkcountylibrary.org/foundation.
The Bears are on display at the Cody Library and at the Cody Country Art League.
Money raised benefits the Park County Library Foundation’s Wyoming State Endowment Challenge. For every dollar contributed the endowment fund will receive a two dollar match from the State of Wyoming.