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Chip Dig & Gambling Collectibles Show

Chip Dig and Gambling Collectibles Show Saturday, May 12th, 2018 10:00 am—4:00 pm Show Are you interested in gaming and gambling memorabilia? Check out our dealers tables to sell or collect a memento from Nevada’s colorful gaming past. Mark your calendars for this American Gaming Archives event!

AGA Lecture Series – Neal Cobb – 3/2/18

American Gaming Archives Lecture Series Friday, March 2, 2018 Wine & Cheese Reception – 5:30 pm Lecture – 6:00 pm Neal Cobb, guest speaker Lecture – Harold’s Club Recollections The Nevada Historical Society is hosting its second lecture series that celebrates one of the state’s most important industries: gaming. The American Gaming Archives Lecture Series […]

High Noon – 3/15/18

High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb Thursday, March 15, 2018 Noon Old Tales of Nevada – Past and Present Video Series Jackki Ford, Dancer of Hello Hollywood Hello As always, after the program, Neal will answer questions from the audience. Admission is $5 for adults; free for children 17 and younger and for Nevada Historical […]

High Noon – 2/15/18

High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb Thursday, February 15, 2018 Noon Old Tales of Nevada – Past and Present Video Series Dan Ruby, Director of the Fleischmann Planetarium This month Neal’s guest speaker will be Dan Ruby, director for the Fleischmann Planetarium. Fleischmann Planetarium is part of the University of Nevada, Reno and Extended Studies. […]

Writers’ Wednesday – 3/14/18

Writers’ Wednesday Wednesday, March 14, 2018 5:00 – 5:30 pm Book signing 5:30 – 6:30 pm Lecture This month our guest author is Anthony Shafton with his latest book called, The Nevada They Knew: Robert Caples and Walter Van Tilburg Clark. The Writers’ Wednesday Lecture Series, held the second Wednesday of each month, features a different […]

Writers’ Wednesday – 2/14/18

Writers’ Wednesday Wednesday, February 14, 2018 5:00 – 5:30 pm Book signing, wine and cheese reception 5:30 – 6:30 pm Lecture This month’s guest speaker is Jerry Aaron and his latest book is called A Chronicle of Nevada’s Great Basin. Mr. Aaron’s latest book provides the reader with an overview of America’s largest desert. Through straightforward […]

High Noon – 12/21/17

High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb Thursday, December 21, 2017 Noon Tales of Nevada: Past & Present – Video Series Kimmie Candy, 2013 episode Joe Dutra, guest speaker This month our guest speaker will be Joe Dutra, local owner of Kimmie Candy’s. He will answer questions after the video about their expansion and future goals. […]

High Noon – 1/18/18

High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb Thursday, January 18, 2018 Noon KNPB & Silver Legacy Presents: Reno Remembers II This month we have pulled out a classic video from the vault called Reno Remembers II. This video brings the history of Reno back to life in the second of its historical documentaries on the Biggest […]

Writers’ Wednesday 1/10/18

Writers’ Wednesday Wednesday, January 10, 2018 5:00 – 5:30 pm Book signing 5:30 – 6:30 pm Lecture This month’s guest speaker is Mark S. Bacon. He will talk about his latest mystery book called Desert Kill Switch. Desert Kill Switch is the second novel in my Nostalgia City mystery series published by Black Opal Books. […]