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Free Events Part of Museum’s Ongoing 2014 Education Programming Series
   
The Neon Museum’s education department announces eight events scheduled for the winter/spring 2014 months. Unless otherwise noted, family drop-in events are free and open to the public. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration for all programs is requested, and may be done by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Saturday, February 22, 2014 2 to 4 p.m. – Pop-Up Architecture: Paul Revere Williams in Las Vegas. During this program, children will create small (4-page) pop-up books featuring Las Vegas buildings designed by famed architect Paul Revere Williams, designer of the La Concha Motel lobby which serves as the Neon Museum’s visitor’s center. This event is recommended for children in third through sixth grade. Space is limited. Reservations are required and can be made at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Saturday, March 15, 2014 10 a.m. to noon – Aladdin’s March Magic. Attendees will enjoy hearing the Aladdin story and participating in craft-making and magic-trick activities. This event is recommended for children in kindergarten through second grade.

Saturday, April 19, 2014 10 a.m. to noon – Orienteering in the Boneyard. Families will enjoy using compasses to participate in a maze-version scavenger hunt in the famous Neon Boneyard. This event is appropriate for people of all ages.

Saturday, April 26, 2014 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Story Time. In partnership with the Las Vegas Library, children and their parents will enjoy hearing stories read aloud and making seasonal crafts. This event is recommended for preschool-aged children through first graders.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Story Time. In partnership with the Las Vegas Library, children and their parents will enjoy hearing stories read aloud and making seasonal crafts. This event is recommended for preschool-aged children through first graders.

Saturday, May 24, 2014 2 to 4 p.m. – Drawing History in 3D. Children will learn how to draw their own 3D/anaglyph sign based on historic signs in the Neon Museum’s collection and make their own 3D-viewing glasses. This event is recommended for kindergartners through sixth graders.

Unless otherwise noted, family drop-in events are free and open to the public. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration for all programs is requested and may be done by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.