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DCHS Upcoming Events & Programs

2018 EAGLES & AGRICULTURE

JANUARY 25TH THRU THE 28TH

Eagles & Agriculture, Carson Valley’s annual gathering of eagles and celebration of agriculture, will take place January 25th through the 28th. As always, we will offer a variety of tours and events through the 4 days highlighting the seasonal arrival of bald and golden eagles (and other raptors) in our valley and the role that the ranching community plays in providing habitat for wildlife.

Contact Information: Click on name below                                                                                       

 Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce

Dedication & Official Opening of the New 

Tahoe Room Exhibit

Sunday January 28th From 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm – Free Admission & Complementary Refreshments will be offered

Please join us for this event.  The exhibit features a tribute to the Glenbrook Inn, Snow Shoe Thompson & other historical events from Lake Tahoe. The room also features the newly expanded Van Sickle Research Library and the Hank Monk Sleigh.

Family Day February 3rd 

Come join us for VALENTINE DAY cookie decorating with Evelyn Yonkers

This program is specially geared to adults enabling them to make fabulous Valentine Day
cookies for their family and friends to enjoy.
Doors open at noon, program runs from 1:00 to 3;00 p.m.
$8.00 General Public, $5.00 DCHS Members
Enroll Early – Class space is limited.

We will also be signing up young members for the Young Chautauqua Program

 

THE DOUGLAS COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS

Grandma’s Gold Mine or

The Lady with the Silver Dollar Hair

Friday February 23rd, Saturday the 24th & Sunday the 25th

This year’s performance includes a return of many of your favorite characters from the Lynching of Lucky Bill; after all as Mark Twain said, “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” 

Click on Calendar of Events Logo above then click on the February date you would like to attend to get the time and ticket information. You can also call us at (775) 782-2555