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

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 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

most field trips are scheduled for the month of May, we ask all teachers to schedule their end of the school year field

trips at least 2 weeks in advance. Please have one adult chaperone for every six children.

EDUCATION

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 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 most field trips are scheduled for the

month of May, we ask all teachers to schedule their

end of the school year field trips at least 2 weeks in

advance. 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 Saturay event. 775.738.3418 ext. 106

NORTHEASTERN NEVADA  MUSEUM
NORTHEASTERN NEVADA  MUSEUM