Mark Your Calendars for Maidu Museum & Historic Site May Events
05/02/2015 07:29AM ● Published by Brenna McGowan
Here are some exciting activities happening in May at Maidu Museum and Historic Site:
Friday, May 15 from 7-8:30 p.m. Sit under the stars at our outdoor
amphitheater to enjoy native stories around the campfire.
They’ll provide roasting sticks and marshmallows for a sweet program’s end. Museum doors open at 7pm. Program starts at 7:30 p.m. $5 per person, $16 family of four, under 2 are FREE.
Night Out at the Museum: Join them for a Night Out at the Museum on Saturday, May 16, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Artists’ talk and opening reception for The Great Basin Native Artists Group Show, on display May 16 through August 10, 2015. Museum doors open at 6:30p.m. Program starts at 7p.m. Light refreshments will be available. FREE event.
Rock Art Mysteries:
Saturday, May 16, 8-9 p.m. Take a walk through our historic site to
observe petroglyphs by lantern light - the best way to see them.
Journey back in time and explore ideas about the purpose of these mysterious symbols carved in stone thousands of years ago. Museum doors open at 6:30 p.m. Lantern tour starts at 8 p.m, following the FREE “Night Out at the Museum” event. Fees: $6 per person.
Post information and picture courtesy of Maidu Museum & Historic Site.