Events

  • Ongoing Programs

    Free Admission, E.L. Cord Museum School Open House and Hands ON! Second Saturdays

    Saturday December 12, 2015 / 10 am – 6 pm

    E.L. CORD MUSEUM SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE

    Children and families will be enjoy faculty demonstrations in the E.L. Cord Museum School, free hands-on art activities, a visit from Santa, storytelling and a docent guided tour. Come to the Open House and register on-site for a Museum Class to save 20%!

    SCHEDULE

    10 am – 6 pm | Free Admission for all Visitors
    10 am – 4 pm | Museum School Pottery Demonstrations
    10 am – 4 pm | Make a Snowflake Ornament
    10 am – 4 pm | 3-D Paper Ornaments
    10 am – 4 pm | Drop-in Drawing with Museum School Faculty
    10:30 & 11 am | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham
    10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm | Watercolor Holiday Cards
    11 am – 1 pm | Visit with Santa
    11:30 am | Van Gorder Honors Choir – Holiday Performance
    12 – 3 pm | Museum Store: Made in Tahoe Pop-up Shop
    1 pm | Public Tour (adult focus)
    1 – 4 pm | Woodblock Printed Holiday Cards
    2:30 & 3 pm | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham

    Lead sponsorship for the Hands ON! program through 2024 is provided by the Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation with additional support from the Leonette Foundation, the Sato Foundation, Art4Moore and the City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission. Second Saturdays is sponsored exclusively by the Nightingale Family Foundation.

    FREE General / FREE Museum members

  • Special Events

    MUSEUM STORE: Made in Tahoe Pop-Up Shop

    Saturday December 12, 2015 / 12 – 3 pm

    Celebrate Tahoe with a personal shopping experience at the Museum Store featuring three regional artists: Truckee-based potter Andy Blanchard, Tahoe watercolor artist Barb Kallestad, and jewelry designer Casey Wold.  

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday December 12, 2015 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed. Free with admission.


Exhibitions