January 2018

10th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture:
Mark Bacon, Desert Kill Switch—A Mystery Book
18th, 12:00—1:00 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—Reno Remembers II

February 2018
14th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture: – TBA
15th, 12:00—1:00 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—
Old Tales of Nevada – Dan Ruby, Director of the Fleischman Planetarium

March 2018

14th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture:
Anthony Shafton, The Nevada They Knew: Robert Caples and Walter Van Tilburg Clark
15th, 12:00—1:00 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb— Old Tales of Nevada – Jackki Ford, Dancer of Hello Hollywood Hello

April 2018
11th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture: Richard L. Mitchell, Strawberry Valley Legends
19th, 12:00—1:00 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—TBA
27th, 5:30-6:00pm: Reception—Gaming Lecture (AGA Series) – Canceled due to snow storms. It will be rescheduled!
27th, 6:00-7:00pm: Nevada Gaming Lecture—Fireside Chat – Neal Cobb and moderator, Dr. Michael Fischer—Harold’s Club
Harold’s Club was an icon in early legalized Nevada Gaming with an almost cult like following of both patrons and employees.
Here are some reasons why from a very unique perspective! When your father-in-law is Raymond I. Smith…

Join us for the next AGA Fireside Chat with Neal Cobb who will be discussing the early years of Harold’s Club with his amazing insight gleaned as both a family member and loyal employee of the Smith Family. Serving as Moderator for the evening is Dr. Michael Fischer, former Director of the Department of Cultural Affairs.

May 2018
5th, 10:00-4:30pm: Day at the Museum – University District Museums Event
9th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture: Nancy Raven, A Postal Journey
12th, 10:00-4:00pm: AGA Chip Dig & Collectibles Show
Vendors will be on-site—find that special gambling and gaming memento!!

Don’t miss an old article written by Guy Clifton about our AGA Chip Dig

Confirmed Vendors:

Steve Blust – Casino chips, Casino-related books and Casino playing Cards.

Bill Judge – Vintage Tahoe and Reno Casino Memorabilia (including Chips, China and Ashtrays).

Curt Squires – Casino Chips, Tokens and Casino Collectibles. He is looking to buy Dice, Chips and Tokens.

NorCal Casino Chip Club – Hold their monthly meeting and trade event, in conjunction with Chip Dig.

17th, 12:00—1:00 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—TBA

June 2018
9th, 5:00-6:30pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture:
James W. Hulse, Cheryll Glotfelty & Rod Haulenbeek, A Visitor’s Guide to the University of Nevada, Reno Arboretum
Ron’s Trees—A walking tour of the local trees is included with WW event!
17th, 12:00—1:00 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—TBA