HSDV Events

Special Events

General Membership Meeting and Lecture

When: June 20; Doors open at 6:30; Lecture starts at 7:00 pm

Where: Dayton Valley Community Center
               170 Pike Street
               Dayton, NV 89403 United States (Google Map)

This is the general membership meeting of the Historic Society of Dayton Valley. Each meeting includes brief announcements concerning activities of the Society and a “History Moment” on a historical topic. The general public is invited. The June topic will be “Dredging in Dayton”. The presenter will be Laura Tennant.

For more information, contact the Secretary, Becca Krach; Email: secretary@hsdv.org

Dayton Valley Days

When: September 21 – 22

Where: Old Town Dayton (Google Map)

A two-day festival featuring unique gifts and crafts, food, Show ‘n’ Shine, live acoustic music, corn hole, rock drilling, Pet Parade, pancake breakfast and more!  Organized by the Dayton Valley Chamber of Commerce. Updates coming soon!

For more information, please visit the Dayton Valley Days website, or contact the Chamber at (775) 246-7909 or via email at daytonnvchamber@gmail.com

Historic Hayride

When: Thursday, October 24, 5 – 8 pm

Where: Starts at the Dayton Museum
135 Shady Lane
Dayton, NV 89403 United States (Google Map)

Games, History, Refreshments, Ghostly Pioneers!  Fun for the entire family!  This is a free event for the community, presented by the the Historical Society of Dayton Valley. Updates coming soon!

Recurring Events

Monday Evening Bingo

When: Every Monday Evening 6-9 pm; Doors open at 5

Where: Dayton Valley Community Center
               170 Pike Street
               Dayton, NV 89403 United States (Google Map)

Looking for a fun evening out? Come join us for Bingo!
Game packs are $10 and include the 3 warm-up games, 8 regular games, and the Double Action Blackout.
Other games include:
– FREE Stand-up/Last Man Standing Bingo
– Progressive Special Bingo
– Bonanza Blackout
– Fun Tabs
– Speedee Bingo
– FREE Raffle Door Prize Drawings
The payouts are based on a percentage of money collected. Must be 21 to play.
Free coffee is available and you are welcome to bring your own snacks.
For more information, please contact Gloria at 775-508-9043.
All proceeds benefit the Historical Society of Dayton Valley.

Dayton Museum

When: Every Saturday 10 am – 4 pm and Every Sunday 1 – 4 pm

Where: Dayton Museum
               135 Shady Lane
               Dayton, NV 89403 United States (Google Map)

Visit the Dayton Museum at the town’s 1865 schoolhouse to discover the culture, the tools used by the pioneers, their lifestyles and names of many who settled in Dayton 174 years ago! Remember to ring the 1863 school bell shipped to Dayton from Sheffield, England when the school opened.

For more Information, call the museum at 775-246-6316.

TEMPORARILY ON HOLD — Railroad Committee Mtg — TEMPORARILY ON HOLD

WHEN NOT ON HOLD: First Thursday of each month, 7-8 pm

Where: Dayton Valley Community Center
               170 Pike Street
               Dayton, NV 89403 United States (Google Map)

The Railroad Committee coordinates the efforts related to the Dayton Depot, including reviewing the status of the Depot Rebuilding and any additional work required.

For more information, contact:
Chairman: John Crowley; Email: railroad@hsdv.org
Program Manager for Depot Restoration: Linda Clements; Email: depotrestoration@hsdv.org

HSDV Board of Directors’ Meeting

When: Second Wednesday of each month, 12:30 – 2 pm

Where: Dayton Valley Community Center
               170 Pike Street
               Dayton, NV 89403 United States (Google Map)

This is where the business of the Society is done. Non-Board members may be invited to attend for specific topics. Members may request a topic be placed on the Board meeting agenda. In addition, members may audit the meeting.

For more information, contact the Secretary, Becca Krach; Email: secretary@hsdv.org