Schedule for the Second Annual
ISTS Small Town Symposium
Boulder City, Nevada, April 7-8-9, 2005

Thursday, April 7, 6pm-9pm
Evening Reception, Boulder Dam Hotel, Royal Suite
Exhibition Preview: Selling the American West (1898-1958)
Exhibition Preview: Fishwrap: Season One

Friday, April 8, 8am-11am
Boulder Dam Hotel Meeting Room
Bob Ferarro, Mayor, Boulder City
Damon Ohlerking, Urban Design/Urban Forester, Boulder City
Vicki Mayes, City Manager, Boulder City City

Friday, April 8, 11:15am-1:30pm
Boulder Dam Hotel Meeting Room
Danny Ortega, Landscape Architecture Program, UNLV
Kasey Baker, Community Design Consultant, Las Vegas, Nevada
Heather Stauffer, Patterson Park CDC, Baltimore, Maryland

Friday, April 8, 2pm-4pm
Lunch and Boat Tour: Lake Mead National Recreation Area and Hoover Dam

Friday, April 8, 5pm
Evening Lecture: Hal Rothman, Chair, UNLV History Department
"Devil's Bargain: Tourism in the 20th-Century American West"

Friday, April 8, 7pm
Dinner at Milo's Wine Bar

Saturday, April 9, 9am-noon
Boulder Dam Hotel Meeting Room
Robert Dorgan, Director, Institute for Small Town Studies
Gene Egger, College of Architecture and Urban Studies, Virginia Tech
Kerry Haglund, Center for Sustainable Building Research, University of Minnesota
Garth Rockcastle, Dean, College of Architecture Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland

Saturday, April 9, noon-2pm
Lunch and Walking Tour: Historic Downtown Boulder City

Saturday, April 9, 2pm-6pm
Boulder Dam Hotel, Royal Suite
ISTS Advisory Board Meeting
Strategic Planning Session for the future of ISTS

Saturday, April 9, 8pm
Dinner at Matteo's, and Nightcap at The Underground Lounge

Sunday, April 10
Optional Tours: Hoover Dam, the Grand Canyon, and the Las Vegas Strip

Photographs from the Second Annual ISTS Small Town Symposium

Boulder Dam Hotel

View of downtown from the Royal Suite at the Boulder Dam Hotel

Mel's Diner

Cheeseburgers and Club Sandwiches at Mel's Diner

Lake Mead

Along the boat tour of Lake Mead and Hoover Dam

Nevada Way

Main Street shops along Nevada Way in Boulder City

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