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UNLV Libraries Event - Jay Sarno: A Roundtable of His Life and Legacy March 2, 4pm

By Su Kim Chung on February 10, 2014 10:38 AM | Permalink

UNLV Libraries Event - Jay Sarno: A Roundtable Discussion of His Life and Legacy, March 2, 2014

Have you ever wondered about the origins of Caesars Palace and Circus Circus? Learn about the life and legacy of Jay Sarno, the Las Vegas legend behind the construction of these two famous Strip hotels, at this March 2nd panel at the UNLV Libraries.  Moderated by Dave Schwartz, author of Grandissimo: The First Emperor of Las Vegas , the new biography of Sarno, the panel will feature a number of notable Las Vegans including former Las Vegas mayor, Oscar Goodman, casino executives Burton Cohen and Mel Larson, and the Sarno children. Join us for a fascinating afternoon to learn all about this larger than life figure who inspired modern Las Vegas.

Event is free and open to the public;registration is encouraged
Register online at
or call 702-895-2277 by Monday, February 24.