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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Elko District Office
 
Release Date: 11/26/13
Contacts: Lesli Ellis , 775-753-0386 , lellis@blm.gov
News Release No. ELDO 2014-006

California Trail Interpretive Center Winter Programs


ELKO, Nev. –The California Trail Interpretive Center staff is offering free winter programs through December. Presentations are at 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday and include a variety of topics from Shoshone history and pioneer life, to Elko County history.

Join us on December 21 and 22 from 2 to 4 p.m. for an Old Fashioned Pioneer Christmas. Crafts, re-enactments and a special pioneer dance for children are part of the fun.

Documentary movies will be shown during the week. For a complete schedule and description of movies and programs, visit www.blm.gov/cv5c, www.californiatrailcenter.org or visit us on Facebook at California Trail Interpretive Center Association.

The California Trail Interpretive Center is eight miles west of Elko on I-80, Hunter exit 292. The Center is open Wednesday through Sunday from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Call (775) 738-1849 for more information.



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Last updated: 12-12-2013