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Washoe County invites public to submit photos for Home Means Nevada exhibit


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WASHOE COUNTY NEWS — Share your favorite Nevada photographs with thousands of Washoe County park visitors by entering Bartley Ranch Regional Park’s “Home Means Nevada” photography exhibit.

Photographs will be displayed in the park’s Western Heritage Interpretive Center throughout the month of July. The family-friendly exhibit is free to the public and will be open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

There is no entry fee. Participants can submit no more than two framed and ready-to-hang photos that express views of Nevada’s past and present in the spirit of Nevada’s Sesquicentennial.

Photos must be received by Wednesday, June 25, 2014. To make arrangements, please contact Bartley Ranch Regional Park staff at (775) 828-6612. Participant applications are available at www.washoecountyparks.com.

“We live in a state filled with beauty and adventure,” said Park Ranger Andy Brown. “From the Truckee Meadows to Jarbidge, to the Hoover Dam and everywhere in between, there are endless possibilities to tell a story about the Silver State. This is a unique opportunity for people to tell their own Nevada tale, through their own lens.”

  • What: Home Means Nevada photography exhibit
  • Where: Western Heritage Interpretive Center, Bartley Ranch Regional Park, 6000 Bartley Ranch Rd., Reno
  • When: Exhibit display from July 1 – 31, 2014
  • Details: No cost to enter; limit of two ready-to-hang photos per person
  • Contact: Bartley Ranch Regional Park Office at (775) 828-6612

Bartley Ranch Regional Park is managed by the Washoe County Community Services Department. For more information, visit www.washoecountyparks.com.

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