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Pony Express Youth History in Galena - S. Reno

  • Wednesday, May 11, 2016
  • 11:00 AM
  • Galena Creek Visitor Center 18250 Mount Rose Hwy, Reno, Nevada 89511

Registration


Registration is closed

FREE

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

NATIONAL PONY EXPRESS ASSOCIATION - NEVADA DIVISION

This is going to be an awesome, history-filled event for homeschoolers! It's going to be all about the Pony Express, including a live demonstration with a mochilla exchange! Please RSVP to the event if you plan to attend, it's going to be a lot of fun! It's FREE, too! (Donations to the Pony Express group are appreciated, but not required.)

Galena Creek Visitor Center
18250 Mount Rose Hwy, Reno, Nevada 89511

https://www.facebook.com/events/1262800677079821/


open to the public
Youth History event with live mochila exchange at the Galena Creek Visitor Center. More information to follow

The event will be open to all.

A brief outline of what will be talked about at the event
Pony Express History
How it was started
What was the goal
First Ride
Lincoln's Address
California...
Role of the Pony Express and the Civil War
Riders of the Pony Express
Warren Upson & Pony Bob
Why it did not continue
Current NPEA role
Annual ReRide
Where to see the ReRide in June

Demonstration with horses and riders of the Mochila exchange!

http://www.nevadaponyexpress.org/


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