Friends

Friends of NSMLV – March General Meeting

The Friends of NSMLV general meeting will be held on Thursday, March 17.  Doors open 2.00pm for 2.30pm start at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. Guest speaker is Sarah Hulme, MA, Curator of Learning and Engagement at the Nevada State Museum, talking about The History of Museums.   Discover the origins of museums, how their […]

Friends of NSMLV – November General Meeting

The Friends of NSMLV general meeting will be held on Thursday, November 18.  Doors open 2.00pm for 2.30pm start at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. Guest speaker is Steve Rowland and his topic is The Amazing Geology and Paleontology of Frenchman Mountain and Rainbow Gardens. Steve Rowlands, professor emeritus of geology at UNLV and […]

Friends of NSMLV – October General Meeting

The Friends of NSMLV October meeting will be held on Thursday, October 21.  Doors open 2.00pm for 2.30pm start at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. Guest speaker is Dylan Person, and his topic is “Archaeology in Nevada” Southern Nevada is home to many different types of archaeological sites, from rock writings made by ancient […]

Friends of NSMLV – September General Meeting

The Friends of NSMLV September meeting will be held on Thursday, September 16.  Doors open 2.00pm for 2.30pm start at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. Carmen Beals, Associate Curator and Outreach Director from the Nevada Museum of Art will present Ugo Rondinone’s Seven Magic Mountains, one of the largest land art installations in the […]

Friends of NSMLV – August General Meeting

The Friends of NSMLV August meeting will be held on Thursday, August 19, starting at 2:30 PM at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. The doors will open at 2:00 PM for sign-in and socializing. Guest speaker is Professor DeAnna Beachley, from the College of Southern Nevada (CSN).  Professor Beachley is a graduate of Youngstown […]

Friends of NSMLV – Valentine Painting Party

Friends of NSMLV – Valentine Painting Party Join the Friends on Sunday, February 28, from 2-4 pm at Pinot’s Palette at 1000 S. Rampart in Boca Park for our Valentine painting party.   Each attendee will paint two wine glasses under the direction of a professional artist.  Entry is $39/person (wine not included).  This is our […]

Friends of NSMLV – Spring Clothing Collection

Friends of NSMLV Spring Clothing Collection Spring is coming!  Soon it will be time to start that house cleaning we do every  year when the flowers  start to bloom again.   This year it’s  even more necessary and hopeful  as we begin to emerge from a winter with a lot of stay-at-home directives  and lockdowns due […]

Friends of Nevada State Museum Las Vegas’s Annual Meeting

Please join the Friends of Nevada State Museum Las Vegas’s Annual Meeting on January 21st from 6pm to 7 p.m. on Zoom. They will vote for 2021 officers, a proposed acquisition for the museum and a rule change regarding lapsed dues. Meet their new board of directors at the meeting. To join on Zoom, go […]

Pinots Palette Fundraiser with the Friends of NSMLV

Join the Friends of Nevada State Museum for a fun day of painting at this holiday fundraiser When:  November 15 from 2-4:30 pm Where:  Pinots Palette in Boca Park at 1000 S. Rampart Suite 10, Las Vegas, NV 89145 What:  Painting of a reindeer on wood – all materials included Price:  $45 per person How:  […]

Dining Fundraiser by the Friends of NSMLV

On Tuesday 27th October, the Friends will be holding fundraiser in collaboration with the Cafe Zupas at 7020 S. Rainbow Blvd., LV 89118. Phone: 702-538-8030. The Friends receive 20 percent of tabs of parties who mention the Friends either when dining or when ordering takeout. For online orders, use FUNDRAISER25 at checkout. The event runs […]