Events and Activities
6th 3:00-4:00pm: Reno Phil Lecture Series—Reno Philharmonic 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Dr. Engrid Barnett, guest curator
10th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday– author Pat Crane will discuss her book Casino Sidemen
17th, 12:00-1:00pm: Coffee Culture and History talk with a coffee tasting by Jaime Gonzalez Canon
18th, 12:00-1:30pm: High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb—Celebrate Earth Day with the Explore Nevada episode on the Conservation of the Truckee River with guest film-maker Gwen Clancy
18th, 5:00-6:30pm: American Gaming Archives (AGA) Series—Fireside Chat: “Murder and Mayhem on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe” with Dr. Michael Fisher and gaming expert Howard Herz. Wine and Cheese reception 5-5:30pm, Talk begins at 5:30pm.
19th, 5:00-6:30pm: Rip-Roaring Rodeo Series— Annual Cattle Drive, Tom Cates and Greg Torvinen. Wine and Cheese reception 5-5:30pm, Talk begins at 5:30pm.
2nd, 5:00-6:30pm: Rip-Roaring Rodeo Series:— “The Nevada White Hats 80th anniversary” with Sandy Scott, a longtime and multi-generational member of the Nevada White Hats Equestrian club. Wine and Cheese reception 5-5:30pm, Talk begins at 5:30pm.
4th, 10:00-4:00pm: Chip Dig & Collectibles Show– make sure to check website AGA page for information and Vendor listing
4th, 10:00-4:00pm: Day at the Museum– family day event with other University District museums. 5-minute artifact talks in the Gallery. FREE Admission!
8th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday– TBA
11th, 2:00-4:00 pm: Young Chautauqua Performers
16th, 12:00-1:30pm: High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb—TBA
5th, 1:00-2:00 pm World Environment Day: “Crystal Peak Trail Project” join Kerry Rohrmeier Ph.D. and guests to learn about this collaborative project resulting in an artistic hiking trail!
8th, 1:00-2:00 pm. History Lecture: “Zion Handcarts” with Jim Bonar
13th, 5:00-6:30 pm: Rip-Roaring Rodeo Series— Growth of the Reno Rodeo Across Time and New Projects with speaker Clint Wells
20th, 12 – 1pm: High Noon: Rodeo Queens episode from Old Tales of Nevada series. Guest speaker is Ashley Espin, former Miss Reno Rodeo 2014 and Miss Rodeo Nevada 2015.
4th, State Holiday—Closed
10th, 10:30-11:30am: Basket Making Workshop – kids ages 9 and up $15 materials fee
10th, 1-4pm: Basket Making Workshop – Adults, $35 materials fee
10th, 5-6:30 pm: Writers’ Wednesday– Jack Bacon, author, art appraiser, and consultant, will discuss his soon-to-be-published book, 19th and 20th Century: PAINTERS OF NEVADA
12th, 10-5pm: Go West! Largest Political Collectibles Show in the West – Atlantis Casino. Make sure to visit NHS’s table.
13th, 10-3pm: Go West! Largest Political Collectibles Show in the West – Atlantis Casino. Make sure to visit NHS’s table.
25th, 5-6:30pm: American Gaming Archives – Fireside Chat – Guy Farmer, Howard Herz, guest speakers will talk about The Frank Sinatra Saga, Part One – The Revocation Hearing That Never Came to Be!
31st, 10:30-11:30am: Kids fossil making workshop – ages 5 and up $10 materials fee
31st, 1-2pm: Kids fossil making workshop – ages 5 and up $10 materials fee
Artown Lectures – FREE
10th, 17th, 24th and 31st– 10:30-11:30 am: Reno Story History talk with photos
10th, 17th, 24th and 31st– 1-2 pm: Docent led Gallery tours and History talks on exciting subjects