Nevada History Lecture: Murder in Jarbidge12/01/20225:30pm

The Last Horse-drawn Mail Stage Robbery: A Forgotten Tale of Robbery and Murder in Jarbidge, Nevada, 1916.
Richard Dorman, Geologist and Local Historian
December 1, 2022 from 5:30-7:30pm - Intermission with wine and cheese […]

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Karen Burns
High Noon: Behind the Scenes & Seams, Hollywood Came to Reno!12/15/202212:00pm

When the world-famous MGM Hello Hollywood, Hello! show opened in 1978: it was billed as The Biggest Show in the World, on The Biggest Stage in the World appearing in The Biggest Little City in the World, Reno, Nevada – it was a BIG deal! Plus, the […]

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High Noon: Camels in Nevada01/19/202312:00pm

Camels in the Comstock-Austin Freighting Business of the 1860s

Many people know that camels appeared in Nevada back in the 1860s during the Comstock mining era, and that they could be found hauling salt from various inland deposits to Virginia […]

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Docent Orientation01/20/202310:00am

January 20, 2023
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
New Docent Orientation Session

Are you interested in learning how to become a volunteer at the Nevada Historical Society? Do you have some free time? Do you love sharing stories? We are looking […]

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Writers’ Wednesday Levy Mansion02/08/20235:00pm

February 8, 2023
5:00 - 5:30 pm - Book signing and wine/cheese Reception
5:30 - 6:30 pm - Lecture

This month's book is called “Reno's Sundance Books and Music: Merchant Holds Sway in Historic Levy Mansion” with author Patty […]

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