Come celebrate our 25th Anniversary!
OCTOBER 4, 2014 – 12:45 TO 3:00 PM
THE SEARCHLIGHT COMMUNITY CENTER
200 MICHAEL WENDELL WAY
The Searchlight Community Center, Searchlight Historic Museum, Searchlight Library, and Las Vegas-Clark County Library District, will be celebrating their 25th Anniversary, October 4, 2014 from 12:45 to 3:00PM at the Searchlight Community Center, 200 Michael Wendell Way. The celebration will feature a flag raising ceremony in front of the Community Center at 12:45 by the Searchlight VFW Post.
1:00 – 1:30, Welcome & Program
1:30 Author book signing in the Searchlight Library by ANDY MARTELLO-“The King of Casinos-Willie Martello and the El Rey Club”
1950’s1960’s Searchlight Club and MARK R. HALL PATTON (noted for his Pawn Star appearances) will be signing his book “Asphalt Memories” Origins of some of the Street Names of Clark County.
During the book signings, a Clara Bow “silent movie” will be showing in the Community Center meeting room.
The Searchlight Museum Guild will serve Lite-Bite Refreshments. The Searchlight Historic Museum will be open and a display of Searchlight Photographs covering several different time periods in the history of Searchlight on display in various locations throughout the Community Center.
The Anniversary is being hosted by The Clark County Parks & Recreation, The Las Vegas –Clark County Library District and The Searchlight Museum Guild.
For more information please call 702-297-1642.
Welcome to Searchlight Nevada, and the SEARCHLIGHT HISTORIC MUSEUM.
This museum was established to report the history of one of Southern Nevada’s most fascinating boomtowns. Searchlight once surpassed Las Vegas in population and came close to being designated as the Clark County seat.