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Carson City Road Runners RV Club to meet Jan. 26

January 16, 2017 — Carson City Road Runners RV Club will have its monthly meeting at Grandma Hattie’s on Jan. 26. Lunch will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The club has openings for new members. If you have a self-contained RV and would like to get away […]

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Change in Carson City Leisure Hour Club’s January speakers

January 16, 2017 — Kim Copel Harris will talk about the history of the Pony Express at Carson City Leisure Hour Club’s next meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18. Harris, a member of the Leisure Hour Club, serves as secretary of the National Pony Express Association, Nevada Division. Her program […]

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Soroptimist bingo fundraiser on Jan. 28 in Dayton to help fund local scholarships

January 16, 2017 — A bingo fundraiser on Jan. 28 will benefit scholarships for local high school girls, as well as one woman returning to school. Soroptimist International of the Comstock’s fundraiser will be on Jan. 28 at the Dayton Senior Center. The event includes a silent auction and […]

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Public input sought on how to enhance Spooner Lake

January 13, 2017 — Anyone with ideas on how to improve visitors’ experience at Spooner Lake is welcome to submit their ideas to Nevada State Parks. Improvements are being planned for the Spooner unit of Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. Comments are being taken through a survey, available through […]

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Carson City commodity food distribution is Jan. 20

January 12, 2017 — Friends In Service Helping, or FISH, is distributing free USDA Commodity Foods to Carson City families 9-11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 20 at the Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. No one will be admitted before 9 a.m. Families must sign an issuance sheet […]

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Douglas County Public Library closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 12, 2017 — The Douglas County Public Library in Minden will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. It will resume its regular schedule at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17. The library is on Facebook and Twitter, and online at douglas.lib.nv.us. […]

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Western Nevada College holding driver education classes

January 12, 2017 — Safety tips, driving regulations and handling peer pressure are all covered in driver education courses offered by Western Nevada College on all three of its campuses and at Fernley High School during the spring semester. At its Carson City campus, teens age 15 and older […]

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Training for foster, adoptive parents planned in Carson City

January 12, 2017 — Three foster/adoptive parent training sessions are planned in Carson City. The trainings will be from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11, 12 and 18 in the Valley View Room, which is on the third floor of Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center, 1600 Medical Parkway. […]

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COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

January 10, 2017 — CURRENT Caregiver support groups The Alzheimer’s Association’s Caregiver Support Groups are designed to provide emotional and social support for caregivers through regularly scheduled meetings. Participants develop methods and skills to solve problems. The groups encourage caregivers to maintain their own personal, physical and emotional health, […]

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Millennium Bugs subbing for Mile High Jazz Band’s Carson City performance on Jan. 10

January 10, 2017 — The Mile High Jazz Band is cancelling its performance on Tuesday, Jan. 10, due to weather conditions affecting several of the performers. However, a combo consisting of several members of the Millennium Bugs and a number of guest performers will perform starting at 7:30 p.m., […]

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Tip-a-Cop fundraiser for Special Olympics Nevada Jan. 11 at Carson City Buffalo Wild Wings

January 10, 2017 — Eat wings and other fare from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11 to benefit Special Olympics Nevada. Buffalo Wild Wings in Carson City is hosting Tip-a-Cop, a fundraiser to benefit the nonprofit that provides athletic opportunities to Nevadans […]

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Healthy Communities of Lyon and Storey Counties cancels January meeting

January 10, 2017 — Due to a scheduling conflict, this month’s Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties meeting is canceled. The group will next meet at 9 a.m. Feb. 9 at the Silver Springs Community Center. In addition, other Healthy Communities events are set. Dayton chili cooks […]

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley hosting annual awards banquet Jan. 21

January 10, 2017 — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley recognizes the youth, volunteers and members of the community who go above and beyond at the 9th annual Youth of the Year banquet, set for Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Yerington Club site. Doors open at 5 […]

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Carson City Emblem Club hosting wine paired dinner for charity Jan. 14

January 9, 2017 — Carson City Emblem Club No. 507 is hosting a four-course dinner on Saturday, Jan. 14 to benefit local charities. The rescheduled dinner event menu consists of antipasti, special salad, beef Bourguignon with kicked up potatoes and buttery green beans, Texas sheet cake with ice cream, […]

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Tahoe Douglas Elks holding Bingo Jan. 20 in Gardnerville

January 9, 2017 — Tahoe Douglas Elks Lodge, 1227 Kimmerling Road in Gardnerville, is coming up on its second anniversary of holding monthly Bingo games. To mark the milestone, prizes, anniversary cake and refreshments will be on hand on Friday, Jan. 20. Doors will open at 5 with warm-ups […]

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Carson City Leisure Hour Club’s Jan. 18 meeting to center on Washoe culture

January 9, 2017 — Members of the Carson City Leisure Hour Club will learn from John Rupert and his son, Ben, about Washoe cultural history at the club’s dinner meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18. The Ruperts, members of the Washoe Tribe, are longtime residents of Carson City, having both […]

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Comedy showcase, open mic planned at Brewery Arts Center in Carson City

January 9, 2017 — A handful of comedians from around the region will be featured in a stand-up comedy showcase and open mic event on Jan. 21 at the Brewery Arts Center. Nick Josten, a regular opener at the Pioneer Underground in Reno, is hosting the event. Josten, the […]

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Carson City Natives & Newcomers to meet Jan. 12

January 9, 2017 — One of Carson City’s service organizations is meeting at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12 at Red’s Old 395 Grill, 1055 S. Carson St. Carson City Natives and Newcomers, which holds projects to benefit local charities, is collecting new and used coats — all sizes in […]

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New watercolor art display going up at East Fork Gallery in Gardnerville

January 9, 2017 — Splashes of color in the form of watercolor paintings from Janice Shedd Powell’s watercolor class at Western Nevada College will decorate the walls of East Fork Gallery Jan. 14-28. The East Fork Gallery is at 1503 Highway 395, next to the Record Courier in Gardnerville. […]

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Sierra Nevada Forum ‘Aging in Nevada’ set for Jan. 10 in Carson City is canceled

January 9, 2017 — The Sierra Nevada Forum, “Aging in Nevada,” scheduled at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, is canceled. The forum, planned at the Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall in Carson City, will be held at a later date. For more information, go to http://www.sierranevadaforums.com.

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