Henderson Historical Society Stories

Henderson Upcoming Events

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2023-2024 Henderson Speaks Lecture/Event
College of Southern Nevada (Henderson Campus), Building C: Caesar J. Caviglia
700 College Drive, Henderson, NV 89015 See map of College of Southern Nevada (Henderson Campus) on flyer

Doors open 6:00pm lecture 6:30pm


Friday, September 15, 2023
IHOP Fundraiser: Help support projects & Henderson Speaks lecture events. 20% of sales go to HHS. Please mention to waiter you are with Henderson Historical Society
Location: IHOP, 1201 So. Boulder Hwy.
Time: 3:00 pm-10:00 pm

*Wednesday, September 20, 2023 Honoring Notable Architect Paul Revere Williams
Doors open: 6:00 PM Lecture: 6:30 PM
Williams designed first class historical well-known homes/buildings in Las Vegas and Los Angeles and more. Speaker Claytee White, Director of Oral History Research for UNLV Libraries.
Moderator: Mark Hall-Patton

Thursday, October 19, 2023

History of Carver Park and Workers at BMI, Celebrate 80th Anniversary (COH)
“We Must Remember Our History to Grasp the Future’: Partnering with Clark County Museum
Speakers: Claytee White, UNLV Oral History, Rick Watson-HHS Director, Dr. Earnest Bracey, CSN and long time well known resident HHS Member Jimmy Jo Balk.

Location:Clark County Museum. 1830 So. Boulder Highway. Time: Doors open 5:30pm program starts 6:00pm – 7:30pm

* Wednesday, November 15, 2023
History of Boulder Highway. * Wednesday, March 20, 2024
History of Wetlands: Water in the desert. “Imagine an expansive, lush green oasis in the S.E. corner of the Mojave Desert, a few minutes from L.V. Strip. Four unique habitats, 2900 acres, managed wild areas, diverse habitat for native plants and wildlife.

Saturday, April 20, 2024
Pioneer Days/Industrial Days: 80th Anniversary Honoring the Historical Water St. and Townsite area. Annual Report & past years achievements. Layout plans for the coming year. Old timers tell their stories and share photos.

Location: Eagles Hall, 310 West Pacific Time: Doors open 5:00 PM to 7:00PM

*Wednesday, May 22, 2024
History of Henderson Airport. – Pending

*Lectures with asterisk held at College of Southern Nevada

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