Category: Elko

Elko Correspondence – January 2019

Happy New Year from Elko. The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering The “Gathering” is less than a month away. If you have not gotten your tickets, do not wait much longer as I heard that tickets are going fast. Cowboy poet and musician Sid Marty ///27th Annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Thursday, January 27, 2011. (Photograph […]

Elko Correspondence – December 2018

It is the Christmas season in Elko, and there are plenty of holiday events to take in. Below are a few of the favorites. Creche Display The Interfaith Christmas Creche display runs from November 29th though December 2nd. The exhibit is interdenominational, and all are welcome to come, enjoy, and participate. Admission is Free.The Exhibit […]

Elko Correspondence – October 2018

Fall is in the air, and there is lots to do in Elko this month while the weather is nice. Western Folklife Center Happenings                                                                            “Indian Summer” by Sharon Gilmore-Thompson The Western Folklife Center is presenting a new exhibition in the Wiegand Gallery — Stitching Art: Contemporary Quilts and More. The exhibit is on display […]

Elko Correspondence – August 2018

Summer Greetings from Elko! There is plenty going in the area, and here are a few activities to check out. Jarbidge Days Head to Jarbidge for good old fashioned fun in August. The Annual Jarbidge Days is held on August 10-12. Events include family games, craft sale, parade, live music, cowboy church, and more. FMI:https://www.facebook.com/JarbidgeCommunityAssociationInc/. […]

Elko Correspondence – July 2018

Summer greetings from Elko. There is plenty to see and do in Elko this month, including 4th of July Festivities. Let this Independence Day be a day to celebrate our freedom and honor our current service members and veterans here at home and abroad. To keep striving for the ideals that inspired the Declaration of […]

Elko Correspondence – June 2018

Farmers Markets The Elko and Lamoille Farmers Markets are ready to get underway! The markets run from June — October, and local producers invite you to enjoy the best of what Elko County have to offer. Vendors offer local grass fed beef, fresh vegetables, artisanal sheep cheese, honey, baked goods, and more. The Elko market […]

Elko Correspondence – May 2018

Halleck Bar Party  The public is invited to the Annual party at the Northeastern Nevada Museum that starts at 6 p.m. on May 4th. It features a contest for best Old West-styled costume, a souvenir picture booth by Light Chaser Photography, silent auction, and saloon music played on the piano by Connie Muir. A $20 […]

Elko Correspondence – April 2018

Spring Gardening Aquilegia Rocky Mountain Blue, one of scores of beautiful perennials available at Colorscapes nursery in Lamaoille. The snow is melting, the ground is thawing, and it is time to head outside and do a little gardening. My favorite place for plants and gardening supplies is Colorscapes in Lamoille. Marvel Clyde has been operating […]

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