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Healing the Warrior's Heart to Air on KUED Channel 7

Healing the Warrior's Heart

The Western Folklife Center's public television documentary Healing the Warrior's Heart will air on KUED Channel 7 in Salt Lake City, on Monday, November 10, in honor of Veterans Day. Air time is 9:00 pm MST.

Check your local listings for air time in your area. KUED is available in the Elko area on Channel 7 for Direct TV and Dish Network; Channel 6 for SatView Broadband.


A Brushwork Roundup Exhibition Reception

Craig Sheppard, Riders in Canyon Watercolor, not dated. Courtesy of the Special Collections, University of Nevada, Reno Libraries

Craig Sheppard, November Rain, watercolor with acrylic varnish on board, 1973.
Collection of the Nevada Museum of Art,
Gift of Richard and Antonia Lowden

The Western Folklife Center invites the public to an opening reception for A Brushwork Roundup: Western Paintings and Drawings of Craig Sheppard.

Thursday, October 30
6:00pm to 8:00pm
501 Railroad Street, Elko


Meet the curators, Jim McCormick and  Fred Reid, and enjoy a gallery talk as well as a poetry reading by Paul Zarzyski. Appetizers and wine will be served. Learn more about the exhibition.


Southwind at the Western Folklife Center

Southwind, photo by Mark Hayward

Popular local Elko band Southwind will be playing music at the Western Folklife Center on October 22 and November 19, 2014 as the historic Pioneer Saloon opens for business from 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Come listen (and there's room to dance!) to toe-tapping Celtic, Americana and folk tunes while enjoying a refreshing beverage from the bar. Follow Southwind —Carolyn Steninger, Susan Lawrence and Ken Harriman—on Facebook.


Jam On! at the Western Folklife Center

Jam Session in the Pioneer, photo by Heather Hafleigh
Photo by Heather Hafleigh

Join us at the Western Folklife Center for   Jam On! Monthly Jam Sessions every 2nd Wednesday of the month, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.

Admission is free, and the Pioneer Bar will be open for business. All musicians and music lovers welcome!

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