Carson City Historical Society

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and
Foundation for the Betterment of Carson City Parks & Recreation (Park Foundation)

Mailing address: 112 North Curry St., Carson City, NV 89703
Address for Foreman-Roberts House Museum: 1207 North Carson St., Carson City, NV



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Carson City Historical Society



The Carson City Historical Society (EIN 94-2565777) is located at the Foreman-Roberts House Museum, 1207 North Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada. Our mailing address is 112 North Curry St., Carson City, NV 89703. The Carson City Historical Society and the Foundation for the Betterment of Carson City Parks and Recreation ("Park Foundation," EIN 94-3005992) are nonprofit organizations that operate jointly and maintain the Foreman-Roberts House Museum and the Wungnema House.

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Annual Ice Cream Social
Saturday, August 15, 2015

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The annual CCHS Ice Cream Social is Saturday, August 15, 2015, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Foreman-Roberts House Museum, 2107 N. Carson St., Carson City. Free entertainment will be provided by the Millennium Bugs from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Carson City Historical Society sponsors this event.

Enjoy ice cream and other refreshments for only $3. Enjoy Native American artistry and project, and learn about history. Exhibitors will be at the event to discuss and demonstrate beading, "kid craft" (wood building projects for kids with Jim De Magistris), pegboard weaving, pine needle baskets, rug braiding, and long rifle manufacturing (with C.J. Birch).

Original paintings donated by Carson City artists will be raffled off. The winning tickets will be announced at 7:30 p.m.

If you have questions, contact Gary Cain at 775-885-7643.



Third Yard Sale of 2015
Saturday, September 5, 2015

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The Carson City Historical Society will be holding its third yard sale of 2015 on Saturday, September 5, 2015. Details are pending.



Sunday Afternoon Tea
Sunday, October 11, 2015

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You are invited to the Carson City Historical Society's "Sunday Afternoon Tea" on Sunday, October 11, 2015, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Foreman-Roberts House, 1207 North Carson Street.

The tea is a fund raiser for the completion of the interior of the Carriage House, located on the same property as the Foreman-Roberts House Museum. Make your reservations early as seating is limited to 18. Call DD Spencer between for tickets at (775) 741-7897.



New Mailing Address for CCHS

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Effective Dec. 23, 2014, the mailing address for the Carson City Historical Society (CCHS) and for The Foundation for the Betterment of Carson City Parks & Recreation (FBCCPR or Park Foundation) has changed to:


112 North Curry Street
Carson City, NV 89703

The old address was:


P.O. Box 1864
Carson City, NV 89702-1864

Please note this change of address, since mail will only be forwarded for a few months from the old address.

Also, the address for the Foreman-Roberts House Museum is still 1207 North Carson St., but that address is not our official mailing address.

Best wishes for the Holiday Season!



January 2015 "Newsy Letter" Available On-line

The January 2015 edition of our the CCHS "Newsy Letter" is now available online at http://cchistorical.org/newsletters/2015_01_newsy_letter.pdf. Copies were mailed to CCHS members in mid-January.


"Sunday Afternoon Tea"
Sunday, August 9, 2015

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You are invited to the Carson City Historical Society's "Sunday Afternoon Tea" at the Foreman-Roberts House Museum, 1207 North Carson St., from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Seating is limited. Event details will be posted closer to the event.



"Sunday Afternoon Tea"
Sunday, October 11, 2015

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You are invited to the Carson City Historical Society's "Sunday Afternoon Tea" at the Foreman-Roberts House Museum, 1207 North Carson St., from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Seating is limited. Event details will be posted closer to the event.



Important Notice:

The Carson City Historical Society and the Foundation for the Betterment of Carson City Parks and Recreation are Nevada nonprofit organizations. Due to technical reasons, both are currently not recognized as a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporations under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are currently not tax deductible pursuant to section 170(c) of the Internal Revenue Code. Both organizations are working to re-establish their 501(c)(3) statuses.

NOTICE:
As of early January 2009, the URL for this website is

http://CCHistorical.org

The secondary URL (http://RobertsHouseMuseum.org) is no longer supported. Please updates your links, bookmarks, and favorites accordingly.

Beginning with February 2012, CCHS board meetings are held the second Monday of each month at 1:30 p.m. at the Foreman-Roberts House Museum.

If you are interested in being put on the CCHS e-mail list, please send an e-mail to [email protected] and put "CCHS Membership Addition" in the subject line. We will inform you about upcoming events of the Society via e-mail.


The Carson City Historical Society (formerly the Nevada Landmarks Society) is located at the Roberts House Museum, 1207 North Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada 89702. E-mail [email protected]

Foreman-Roberts House - The Foreman-Roberts House Museum is open by appointment only and for special events sponsored by the Carson City Historical Society. To tour the Foreman-Roberts House Museum, please call Paula at 775-887-8865 for an appointment. Cost is $5 per person. View Map for the Foreman-Roberts House

If you would like to join the Carson City Historical Society, our application is located on this website. Please print out and mail to:

Carson City Historical Society
112 North Curry St.
Carson City, NV 89703
Membership is $25 per person or $35 for family and includes our newsletter plus an opportunity to attend many historical events. Click here for application form.

For the history of the Roberts House, click on James D. Roberts History (at left). Better yet, come and visit us. We have quite a history to tell.


Officers

President CCHS
Gary Cain

President Foundation
David Bugli

Vice Presidents CCHS:
Janet Perry and David Bugli

Vice President Park Foundation:
Jo Saulisberry

Treasurer CCHS and Park Foundation:
D.D. Spencer

Secretary CCHS and Park Foundation
(position vacant)


This page last updated 8/11/2015
 

This website is funded by the Carson City Historical Society.
To report problems, contact the webmaster
or use this e-mail address: [email protected]. Put "CCHS report" in the subject line.