2023 Lecture Series

DCHS Heritage Lecture Series

Feb 9th | Steve Hale | Snow Shoe Thompson
March 9th | Karen Dustman Lewis Chambers | King of the Comstock
April13th | Edith Kohen | Immigrant Trail in Douglas County
May 11th | David Woodruff | BONANZA
June 8th | SPEAKER CANCELLED EVENT Chris Pattison | The Sutro Tunnel - Past, Present, and Future
July 13th | Patty Cafferata | Women in History in Nevada - from Early NV to present day
August 10th | David Woodruff | Bombing of Harvey's Casino
September 14th | Debi Lynn Smith | Dr. Eliza Cook
October 12th | Wayne Scarpaci | History of the Minden Airport
November 9th | Craig Hoffecker | History of the Nevada Legislature

Heritage Lecture Series | Thursday,  October 12

History of the Minden Airport


Renowned artist and author, Wayne Scarpaci will be speaking about the history of the Minden Airport

  • Doors Open 6:00 p.m.
  • Lecture Begins 6:30 p.m.
  • $5.00, DCHS, Alpine, Dayton Valley and DCH                                        Historical Society Members FREE
  • ZOOM Link will be available

Don’t forget, each time you visit us for one of our Heritage Lecture Series in 2023 you earn a chance to win a $100 gift certificate from our bookstore. The more Heritage Lectures you attend, the greater your chances of winning! The drawing will be held on Monday, December 4, 2023. Need not be present to win.

Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center
1477 US Highway 395 N
Gardnerville, Nevada