Monday Movies and Mixology November 19, 6 pm Fallon Theater

Join us the for 3rd installment of Ken Burns’ and Lynn Novick’s Prohibition Documentary.  Part Three ” A Nation of Hypocrites” will be shown at the Fallon Theater.  Immediately following the performance we will adjourn to Jo’s Stillwater Tea Room for a mixology lesson and we will sample Satan’s Whiskers a gin cocktail. The program…

Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition Book Talk December 11

December 11 Churchill County Library 553 S. Maine St 6 pm Join us for a discussion of the best selling book, Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition by Daniel Okrent, exploring life during Prohibition, why we did it , and how the US was changed forever.  Investigate the forces that shaped the period…

Monday Movies and Mixology

Monday Movies and Mixology Fallon Theatre 71 S. Maine Free Admission November 5 6PM  Prohibition  Episode 1: A Nation of Drunkards (1hr 34 min) Mixology Lesson to follow at Jo’s Stillwater Tea Room 85 S. Maine St November 12  6PM Prohibition  Episode 2: A Nation of Scofflaws (1 hr 50 min) Mixology Lesson to follow…

New History Soxs are Here!

  Stop in to purchase your new history sox.  There are Snowshoe Sox, Roadside America Sox, and Chicken Sox.  ( There would be Earthquake Sox, but the Director can’t spell — those will arrive later)  Only $10 a pair.  That’s $9 if you are a  member.

Check out our new collection of History Sox

Our new History Sox have arrived and are available at the Museum Store. Only $10 Remember the Museum Store has a sale 20% off on most items for Museum Members 10% off for Non-Members in November and December. Just in time for the Fall Christmas Tree Lighting on December 1st  is our Christmas Tree Sox…

Smashed Pennies make a Great Stocking Stuffer

You can make your own souvenir pennies with four designs:  Our Museum Logo, Churchill County Logo, Route 50 and Pony Express Logos.  Only 50 cents plus a penny each. Collect and trade them with your friends!  The Museum Store also has penny passports for sale.


Kent’s wagon team is in front of the I.H. Kent Corporation, where they sold dry goods, hardware, and groceries. This photo is from the “TCID Photo Collection”.