SECOND SATURDAY

Every second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m., children ages 3-10 meet in the museum

theatre for a short introduction and video before beginning a craft or project designed by

our education coordinator.  The Second Saturday programs generally deal with something

significant pertaining to the city of Elko or an upcoming national holiday.  History,

science, art, and culture are major themes behind the activities. 

FREE TO PUBLIC.  Please contact our education coordinator for information about the

next Second Saturay event.  775.738.3418 ext. 106  *No Second Saturday July 8, 2017.*

The museum strives to serve as a foremost resource center for local schools and

community members.  Schools from all over the county enjoy free admission with

programs built to enhance the museum experience for children.  For more information

please contact our education coordinator at education@museumelko.org

SCHOOL RESOURCES

List of programs currently available for school field trips: 

American Indian baskets

American mastodon and fossils

Pioneer life

Gold Fever: Sponsored by local  gold mines Newmont and Barrick and hosted by the

Northeastern Nevada Museum, this program allows all fourth grade students in Elko

County to learn about mining in a hands on evnironment.  Occurs once a year in May.

EDUCATION

NOTE TO EDUCATORS:  Please be advised that a new field trip policy is now in effect.  All field trips to the museum must be scheduled at least three weeks in

advance.  As most field trips are scheduled for the month of May, we ask all teachers to schedule their end of the school year field trips by April 15, 2017.  Please

have one adult chaperone for every six children.

The museum strives to serve as a foremost resource center for local

schools and community members.  Schools from all over the county enjoy

free admission with programs built to enhance the museum experience for

children.  For more information please contact our education coordinator

at education@museumelko.org

SCHOOL RESOURCES

List of programs currently available for school field trips: 

American Indian baskets

American mastodon and fossils

Pioneer life

Gold Fever: Sponsored by local  gold mines Newmont and Barrick

and hosted by the Northeastern Nevada Museum, this program

allows all fourth grade students in Elko County to learn about

mining in a hands on evnironment.  Occurs once a year in May.

EDUCATION

NOTE TO EDUCATORS:  Please be advised that a new field trip policy is

now in effect.  All field trips to the museum must be scheduled at least

three weeks in advance.  As most field trips are scheduled for the month of

May, we ask all teachers to schedule their end of the school year field trips

by April 15, 2017.  Please have one adult chaperone for every six children.

SECOND SATURDAY

Every second Saturday of the month at 10 a.m., children ages 3-10 meet in

the museum theatre for a short introduction and video before beginning a

craft or project designed by our education coordinator.  The Second

Saturday programs generally deal with something significant pertaining

to the city of Elko or an upcoming national holiday.  History, science, art,

and culture are major themes behind the activities. 

FREE TO PUBLIC.  Please contact our education coordinator for

information about the next Second Saturday event.  775.738.3418 ext.

106

*No Second Saturday July 8, 2017*  
NORTHEASTERN NEVADA  MUSEUM
NORTHEASTERN NEVADA  MUSEUM