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2019 Henderson Speaks Lectures/Events (Updated)

Published: August 27, 2019 – | Comments Off on 2019 Henderson Speaks Lectures/Events (Updated)

We have updated our 2019 Henderson Speaks Lectures/Events listings. Download the latest calendar (PDF)

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Firelight Barn

Published: January 25, 2019 – | Comments Off on Firelight Barn

Henderson Speaks Event Fundraiser. Saturday, February 23, 2019.

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Henderson Speaks Lecture Postponed

Published: January 25, 2019 – | Comments Off on Henderson Speaks Lecture Postponed

The Henderson Speaks Lecture on the Black Mountain Golf Course, origionally scheduled for January 23, 2019 will be postponed. 

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2019 Henderson Speaks Lectures/Events

Published: December 17, 2018 – | Comments Off on 2019 Henderson Speaks Lectures/Events

Henderson Speaks Lectures/Events Schedule for 2019.

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Henderson Speaks: History of the BMI Plant

Published: November 12, 2018 – | Comments Off on Henderson Speaks: History of the BMI Plant

Join us on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 and learn about the History of the BMI Plant

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Henderson Speaks: History of the Henderson Fire Department

Published: August 30, 2018 – | Comments Off on Henderson Speaks: History of the Henderson Fire Department

History of the Henderson Fire Department. Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Doors Open 5:30 P.M. Program begins @ 6:00 P.M.

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History of the Clark County School 
District: From Consolidation in 1956 to Reorganization in 2017.

Published: March 19, 2018 – | Comments Off on History of the Clark County School 
District: From Consolidation in 1956 to Reorganization in 2017.

The panel will focus on the issues that made Consolidation necessary and how continued population growth led to Assembly Bill 469 requiring decentralization of the CCSD, one of the nation’s largest school districts.

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Henderson Speaks: If It Wasn’t for Pittman

Published: January 12, 2018 – | Comments Off on Henderson Speaks: If It Wasn’t for Pittman

The Henderson Town site was not endow with property owners. Hear about the small township of Pittman became the Gateway to Henderson to become a City on April 16, 1953.

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Henderson Speaks: “Growing Up in Henderson. Changes Through the Decades”

Published: October 30, 2017 – | Comments Off on Henderson Speaks: “Growing Up in Henderson. Changes Through the Decades”

Growing Up in Henderson. Changes Through the Decades. Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Nevada State College Theatre

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Henderson Speaks: “A History of Athletics in Henderson: 1943 to 2017”

Published: September 12, 2017 – | Comments Off on Henderson Speaks: “A History of Athletics in Henderson: 1943 to 2017”

The Henderson Historical Society’s next presentation focuses on the history of athletics in Henderson: 1943 to 2017. A temporary WWII defense plant and company town, Henderson was supposed to be recycled.

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