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NHS Gala Celebration – Night at the Museum – Spring 2025
May 29, 2024 | Category: | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Night at the Museum Gala
Friends of the Nevada Historical Society
Spring 2025

More information to come!

Frankie Sue Del Papa, NHS Gala chairwoman invites you to explore the museum after dark! Join us for a unique, after-hours experience at the Nevada Historical Society.

This event offers the opportunity to dress up in your favorite period costume or historic […]

Blue Star Museum Blue Star Member
May 6, 2023 | Category: Programs | Tags: , , ,

The Nevada Historical Society is part of Blue Star Museums, a program offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families this summer from Armed Forces Day, May 20, 2023, through Labor Day, September 4, 2023.

About Blue Star MuseumsBlue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star […]

NHS Artown Talks and Tours
April 28, 2023 | Category: Programs | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

The Nevada Historical Society is proud to present its 2023 Artown Talks and Tours schedule. Join us every Saturday in July for a FREE event! 

Nevada’s history is rich with characters, legends, and lore. Hear the stories how Nevada and Reno came to be with five great short history talks. Then pick up a camera […]

Genoa Courthouse Museum High Noon – History of a Historical Society
April 7, 2023 | Category: | Tags: , , , , ,

High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb
 

History of a Historical Society (Douglas County)
Dennis Robert Little, director
June 15, 2023 – Noon

Virtual Program. Register: https://events.washoecountylibrary.us/event/10402399

Nevada Historical Society presents High Noon with Neal Cobb, a wonderful history series that delves into fascinating Nevada topics with local experts. Neal Cobb is a passionate historian and honorary curator for the Nevada […]

Docent Orientation
April 6, 2023 | Category: | Tags: , , , , ,

Docent Training
May 6, 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 for educational docents to help lead gallery tours for 4th graders, organizations and adults. What […]

Free Admission for Seniors, May 2023
April 4, 2023 | Category: Programs, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

In celebration of Older American Month, the Nevada Historic Society will offer free admission to seniors every Wednesday during the month of […]

NHS E-Newsletter Fall 2022
December 22, 2022 | Category: Newsletter, Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

Happy Fall everyone. Here is the latest e-newsletter from the Society.

We hope you enjoy our new newsletter format as part of our campaign to provide more information about the happenings at NHS!

NHS E-newsletter Fall […]

April – June 2021 E-Newsletter
May 14, 2021 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

NHS Digital e-Newsletter

April – June 2021

The staff have been very busy helping patrons in the Research Library and with online requests. We look forward to hearing from you by email, phone or in person.

Here is our latest digital e-newsletter. Enjoy!

April – June […]

December 2020 Newsletter
August 3, 2020 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

NHS Digital e-Newsletter

December 2020

The staff have been very busy helping patrons in the Research Library and with online requests this fall. NHS is closed for the month of December due to increased COVID cases. However, we are here to continue to answer research questions and provide you with excellent curb-side service from our museum […]