Free Presentations at Mormon Station State Historic Park on Saturday, August 11Posted on Aug 6, 2012 in news | Comments Off
GENOA,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.