April 2017
1: 4-7 pm: Opening Reception, Nevada Families in Focus
20: 12-1 pm: High NoonShootout with Neal Cobb-Steven Saylor, Dayton Artist
22: 10-4 pm: Day at the Museum – University District Museums event
26:*5-6:30 pm: Writers’ Wednesday lecture: Lynn Downey, Levi Strauss Historian,
Levi Strauss: The Man Who Gave Blue Jeans to the World
* Date change for the April Writers’ Wednesday lecture  

May 2017
3: 10:30-11:30 am: Lecture & Docent Council Meeting: Kristin Sanderson,
Fort Churchill State Historic Park
5: 1:30-3:00 pm: From France to SW Nevada Lecture, will be given in French
(Newcomer’s French Conversation group)
9: 4:30-6:30 pm: Reno 150 Kickoff Event: The Society will close at 3:00 pm to participate in this event. 
The Nevada Historical Society is partnering with the City of Reno to celebrate Reno’s 150th birthday.
We invite you to attend the Reno 150 Kickoff Event on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on
the City Plaza located at 30 North Virginia Street, next to City Hall.

10: 5-6:30 pm: Writers’ Wednesday lectureDavid Antonucci,
Snowball’s Chance: The Story of the 1960 Winter Olympics
18: 12—1 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—TBA

June 2017
7: 10-11 am: Lecture & Docent Council Meeting:Garrett Barmore, Administrator, Keck Museum,
History of the Keck Museum 
14: 5-6:30 pm: Writer’s Wednesday lecture: Peter Mires, Lake Tahoe’s Rustic Architecture
15: 12—1 pm: High Noon—Shootout with Neal Cobb—Karen Burns