SSYC in cooperation with the Nevada 150 commission announce our 2014 Big Tent. This is an official NV 150 Signature Event. Come learn about our rich history.  This year we will have premium music,  excellent young scholars, and an adult chautauquan each night. 

    Tuesday  July 15th - 6 PM - 9 PM
       Silver Dollar Chorus Silver Dollar Chorus

Young Scholars portraying Mark Twain, Patty Reed, Snowshoe Thompson, John C. Fremont
General U.S. Grant 

Wednesday July 16th - 6 PM - 9 PM


  Young Scholars portraying Jean Elizabeth Weir, Ann Martin, Wilbur D. May, Senator Key Pittman
Sarah Royce

Thursday July 17th - 6 PM - 9 PM

Highway 40

 Young Scholars portraying Wild Horse Annie, Eilley Bowers, Bill Lear, Dr. Mary Fulstone
    Steve Hale as 
Snowshoe Thompson


All of this in a free program in the Big Tent at Ranch San Rafael Park in Reno.

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Note - We will also have a DAYTIME program in the Rancho San Rafael Park Big Tent from 9:30 - 12 each day on July 15th through the 17th.This will feature our Young Chatauquans and fun crafts. All are invited to attend this free event. 

Sparks Heritage Museum and Cultural Center - Home of Silver State Young Chautauqua