Introduce your family, friends and neighbors to the benefits of having a library card. Encourage them to get one during the month of September during Library Card Sign-up Month, or if they already have a library card, Like us on Facebook and they’ll be automatically entered to win a Grand Prize of a beautiful hard cover coffee table book, 100 Suns by Michael Light, a collection of nuclear photographs from 1945-1962, drawn from the archives of Los Alamos Laboratories, the U.S. Air Force Lookout Mountain and the Nevada Test Site from the National Atomic Testing Museum.
An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, the 10,000-square foot National Atomic Testing Museum houses interactive displays, short films, timelines and real equipment from the former testing site. In 2012, Congress designated the Atomic Testing Museum a National museum, one of only 37 National museums in the country. Learn why Nevada was a major test site, the role that Albert Einstein played in all of it and more.
For our valued library patrons who already have a library card and want to visit the National Atomic Testing Museum, open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., you will receive an exclusive discount admission price of $4 off per person. Simply show your library card to receive the discount. Discounts are available beginning September 1 through September 30, 2015. Call 702.794.5151 for more information or visit http://www.nationalatomictesting museum.org.
A library card can change a life or just make it more enjoyable. It’s the card that allows free access to a collection of more than several million items of books, magazines, downloadables, CDs and DVDs, as well online access to an array of databases on just about any subject.
Getting a free library card is easy. Just stop in any Las Vegas-Clark County Library District branch to fill out an application or apply online at http://www.lvccld.org.