Free Presentations at Mormon Station State Historic Park on Saturday, August 11

mormonstation1 150x134 Free Presentations at Mormon Station State Historic Park on Saturday, August 11GENOA,Nev.– Nevada State Parks invites the public to enjoy a day of free presentations at Mormon Station State Historic Park on Saturday, August 11.  These outdoor presentations, under large shade trees, will begin at 11 a.m. and end around 4 p.m.  Each presentation is approximately 30 to 45 minutes, with time for questions at the end.  Folding chairs will be available; feel free to bring lawn chairs.  Please leave pets at home.  The following is a schedule of the presentations:

  • 11:00am – Sue Ann Monteleone:     Baskets, Tules, & Rushes inNevada
  • 1:00pm –   Phillip Earl:    Ghosts, Goblins, and Things That Go Bump in the Night
  • 2:30pm –   Kim Copel:     Heroes of the West: Our Own Pony Express Riders

 WHEN: Saturday, August 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 WHERE: Mormon Station State Historic Park, in Genoa , a 20 minute drive from Carson City, via U.S Highway 395, and 20 minutes fromSouth Lake Tahoe, via state Route 207 andFoothill Road. Genoa is approximately a one hour drive south ofReno viaU.S. Highway.

 WHO: This event is open to the public.  

 COST: Museum admission is $1 for adults; children 12 and under are free.  Historical presentations are free.

 CONTACT: For more information, please contact the park at 775-782-2590.

 MORE:  Bring a lawn chair, beverage, and picnic lunch.  Be sure to visit the log-cabin museum to discover more earlyNevada history.