SECOND SATURDAY

On the second Saturday of each month at 10 a.m., children

ages 3-10 meet in the museum theater 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

We strive 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

Pony Express

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 environment. Occurs once a year in May.

EDUCATION

NOTE TO EDUCATORS: All field trips to the museum must be scheduled at least three weeks in advance. As

many field trips are scheduled in the month of May, we ask all teachers to plan their end of the school year field trips

accordingly. Please have one adult chaperone for every six children.

EDUCATION

We strive 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

Pony Express

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 environment.

Occurs once a year in May.

EDUCATION

NOTE TO EDUCATORS: All field trips to the

museum must be scheduled at least three weeks in

advance. As many field trips are scheduled in the

month of May, we ask all teachers to plan their end of

the school year field trips accordingly. Please have

one adult chaperone for every six children.

SECOND SATURDAY

On the second Saturday of each month at 10 a.m.,

children ages 3-10 meet in the museum theater 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

NORTHEASTERN NEVADA  MUSEUM
NORTHEASTERN NEVADA  MUSEUM