Nevada Historical Society hosts the free event
Smithsonian-affiliated museum preserves the history of nuclear weapons testing in Nevada.
Visit U.C. Davis facility this holiday season; Family Science Day is Jan. 5.
A four-day training session is set for Jan. 10, 11, 17 and 18.
The Nevada Historical Society event will have kids activities, as well as showcase local authors, artisans and Nevada heritage.
Nevada journalist David Toll will discuss his book "Breaks, Brains & Balls - The Story of Joe Conforte and Nevada's Fabulous Mustang Ranch.
The holiday-themed train experience also is offered at the V&T in Carson City.
Anthropologist Don Fowler recalls his work on the Glen Canyon Dam along the Colorado River in Arizona in new memoir.
The Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum is set to open Sept. 10 in Reno. The kids' museum is full of hands-on exhibits grouped into seven galleries, the centerpiece of which is the two-story Cloud Climber, a climbing structure enclosed by netting.
The Atomic Testing Museum, Las Vegas, has just been awarded a significant grant for the 2011 Museums & Community Collaborations Abroad (MCCA) program by the American Association of Museums (AAM) and the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.