Do you have the best Strawberry recipe in town?  Then come enter it in The Virgin Valley Historical Society Mesquite Days Annual Bake-off. There will be three divisions by age 7-13 year olds, 13-18 year olds and 18+.

Applications for all divisions can be picked up at the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum and the local schools. The deadline for application to be returned to the Museum is Thursday, April 28 at 3 p.m.

Then on May 6 at 5 p.m. bring your Strawberry recipe to be judged at the City of Mesquite Community/Senior Center, 102 West Old Mill Road. For more information about this event find us on Facebook at or stop by the Museum at 35 W. Mesquite Blvd.  The Museum is open Tue – Sat 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The committee chair for this program is Valarie Jensen, contact 702-346-5469 or Elspeth Kuta, 702-346-5705, City of Mesquite Museum Coordinator.

For more information on this and other programs please contact the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services at (702) 346-8732. Register for youth and adult programs online at: for more information and to stay connected via social media, our Facebook:  HYPERLINK “” or at the Administrative Offices located at 100 W. Old Mill Road.

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