Date: 1-29-14
Time: 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Nevada State Museum. 600 N. Carson Street. Carson City, NV (Carson City)
Description: Who was John C. Frémont? To some he was a villain, yet others see him as a hero and pioneer of Manifest Destiny who opened the West to settlement. Discover the legendary figure and discern his character for yourself by exploring the Nevada State Museum’s sesquicentennial exhibit, Finding Frémont: Pathfinder of the West. Join staff, volunteers, community partners, and sponsors at a free opening reception, 5:00 – 7:30 pm, January 29, 2014. Enjoy refreshments, the Silver Strings quartet from the Carson City Symphony, songs by students of Frémont Elementary School, and presentations by officials of the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service, key sponsors of the exhibition. For more information, contact dstevenson@nevadaculture.org or ghattori@nevadaculture.org.

Website:  http://museums.nevadaculture.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1310&Itemid=430
Phone Number: 775-687-4810 ext. 237.