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Last Friday

The City of Sparks has teamed up with the Sparks Museum and Cultural Center to bring you “Last Friday,” the last Friday of the month through September (6/30, 7/28, 8/25, 9/29). Visitors can experience the museum, tour the train and Glendale Schoolhouse for free with docents on hand for tours. A free movie is scheduled in the amphitheater.

• Museum and Gallery: Visitors can see the latest art show upstairs in the Cultural Center and explore Sparks’ history downstairs with artifacts and displays.

• Historic Schoolhouse: The school marm is holding class from the past in the nationally registered historic Glendale Schoolhouse, newly restored for its 150th birthday.

• Train: The conductor leads a tour through the steam locomotive, a cupola caboose and a Pullman executive car.

• Local acoustic bands are set for the Great Basin Stage at 7:30 p.m.

• To cap off the evening, a FREE family friendly movie will be shown in the outdoor amphitheater. Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and chair. Movie starts at dusk, at approximately 8:15 p.m. Popcorn and ice cream sandwiches will be for sale.

Movie Schedule:

• June 30 – Uncle Buck
• July 28 – Beauty and the Beast: Singalong (Dress as your favorite princess)
• August 25 – Bugs Bunny
• September 29 – Original Frankenstein with Boris Karloff

Bands at the Great Basin Stage:

• June – Jason King
• July – Tyler Stafford
• August – Bourgeois Gypsies
• September – Scarlet Moon (Pink Floyd/Grateful Dead Tribute)

For more information about the City of Sparks events, please call (775) 353-7856.