Young Chautauqua meeting Jan. 11 |

Young Chautauqua meeting Jan. 11

Staff Reports

An informational meeting for the Douglas County Historical Society’s Young Chautauqua program is 7 p.m. Jan. 11 at the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 1477 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Students in fourth to 12th grades are invited to choose a character from history to research and present in the first person. Participants take part in a T-shirt design contest.

The group meets every other week for 11 sessions starting Jan. 18, and performs in character under the tent at Mormon Station State Historic Park June 15-16.

No charge for this program. Young Chautauqua is funded in part by AVID. Information, Grace Bower, 782-2555.