Education: We have it all for kids, families, adults
The Neon Museum offers several exciting educational opportunities for children, families and adults throughout the year. Offerings include lectures, panel discussions, arts residencies and one-of-a-kind programs in the Neon Boneyard.
Here’s what we have coming up for you:
Lifelong Learning at the Neon Museum
“Times of the Signs” series, sponsored by CenturyLink, is set in the Neon Boneyard and brings illuminating lectures, panel discussions, presentations or performances to the community.
- October 18, 2016, a panel discussion from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., titled “Family Friendly Las Vegas in the ‘90s.” Tickets: $10. Free to Neon Museum members.
Panelists include Diana Tracy Cohen, Ph.D., associate professor of Political Science at Central Connecticut State University; David Schwartz, Ph.D., director of the Center for Gaming Research, UNLV; and Michael Wardle, painter and sculptor of the Luxor sphinx, among other Las Vegas projects. Editor, author and journalist Geoff Schumacher will be the panel moderator.
Upcoming Family Programs
- Junior Interpreter Tours suitable for families with children will be provided the third Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m. from September through May. Remaining 2016 dates are September 17, October 15, November 19 and December 17.
Tickets are required: $5 per person and free to children 6 and under.
- “December to Remember” will be back at the Neon Museum from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., December 10, 2016. Our popular annual program features ornament making, Santa Claus, hot chocolate and the Las Vegas Academy carolers. Please visit our calendar for the timing of each activity.
No registration is required and admission is free.