Sand Mountain Cleanup Today!

Tomorrow is National Public Lands Day, but this year’s clean-up of Sand Mountain will be today from 10-1pm. If you’re free, come out and pitch in! For more info, call 775-885-6008. To learn more about the history of the site, or to cool off after working on it, visit us at CCM!

Need something to do?

Looking for something to do on the weekends or after school? We may have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you! We’re looking to fill all sorts of roles, and we can make ones that work for you! Just fill out our volunteer interest form here and bring it into the museum or email it to…

Rug Mysteries

Our staff is always hard at work solving mysteries we find in our collection. One relatively simple one was attempting to decipher this tag, which our registrar, Donna, found on a rug she was cleaning and rehoming. After a while, we figured it out, can you? (Our answer will be posted in the comments tomorrow)….

Happy Hispanic Heritage Month!

¡Feliz Mes de la Herencia Hispana! Today is the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month! Today is the first day of Hispanic Heritage Month! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be featuring bits of relevant history from this area! We’re also looking to expand our available information. If you’re Hispanic and live in or around…

National Teddy Bear Day

It’s National teddy bear day.  You probably know that teddy bears are named for President Teddy Roosevelt, who refused to shoot a bear on a hunting expedition.  But did you know that Roosevelt was also instrumental in expanding farming in Churchill County?  Find out how at CCM!