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Carson City Dutch Bros raises funds for Food for Thought

February 24, 2017 — Dutch Bros Carson City raised $1,360 with the help of the community on Dutch Luv Day to support Food for Thought. Since 2006, Food for Thought, a local nonprofit, has been serving local children in Carson City in need. Food for Thought strives to provide […]

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Basic dog obedience program to stat in Carson City

February 23, 2017 — Carson City Recreation's basic dog obedience class, instructed by Guy Yeaman, will begin March 7 and run through April 11. Yeaman will use his 45-plus years of experience to help dog owners teach their pets to obey basic obedience commands. Individual behavior problems also will […]

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Carson City Elks and Emblems bringing back dinner theater

February 23, 2017 — Carson City Elks Lodge No. 2177 and Emblem Club No. 507 are presenting their annual murder mystery play and dinner March 4 and 5. This year's play, "Sin City Slayer," will be at 7 p.m. March 4. The 6 p.m. dinner will be preceded by […]

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Spring gardening workshops planned in Carson City

February 23, 2017 — With spring gardening on its way, the Greenhouse Garden Center is hosting a variety of landscaping workshops next month. David Ruf, owner, will cover how to prepare soil for spring, add organics and start weed and insect control in "Get a Jump on Spring" at […]

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Finding common ground: Sierran Nevada Forum planned in Carson City

February 23, 2017 — The next Sierra Nevada Forum on Feb. 28 will be all about finding common ground, exercising free speech and speaking civilly amid political polarization. The free forum will feature three University of Nevada professors — Dr. Katharine Schweitzer; Dr. Patrick File and Dr. Amy Pason. […]

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Annual ‘barking’ lot sale to benefit Dayton Valley Dog Park

February 23, 2017 — The Dayton Valley Dog Park is selling vendor spaces for $20 for its annual Barking Lot Sale in May. The sale is a fundraiser to help keep the park, at the corner of Dayton Valley and Como roads, maintained. The price for the 12-feet-by-12-feet spaces […]

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Family movies shown weekly at Douglas County Public Library in Minden

February 22, 2017 — Family movies are shown on Saturdays at the Douglas County Public Library in Minden. Sponsored by the Friends of the Douglas Country Public Library, movies are shown in the library's meeting room. The movies and treats are free. "3:10 to Yuma," the not-rated 1957 version, […]

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Silver City hosting Danish journalist Peter Krogh Andersen in March

February 22, 2017 — A journalist from Denmark is stopping in Silver City on his fourth trip across the United States. Peter Krogh Andersen will be a guest of Silver City's Resident Artist Program next month. He travels across the country interviewing Americans about the presidential election, health care […]

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Gardening workshop in Carson City to cover seed selection

February 21, 2017 — A seminar by David Ruf, the owner of Greenhouse Garden Center & Gift Shop, will cover how to select the right seeds for seasonal vegetables. The event at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, offers a 15-percent-off coupon with the $2 price of admission. The center […]

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Sunset Rotary of Carson City meets weekly, seeks new members

February 21, 2017 — The Carson City Sunset Rotary Club meets weekly to visit, enjoy dinner and talk about its community service projects. Meetings are at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Tito's Mexican Restaurant, 444 E. William St., Suite 20. Rotary, established in 1905, is dedicated to the eradication of […]

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Sierra Nevada WBCCI Airstream Owners Club to meet in Gardnerville

February 20, 2017 — The Sierra Nevada Unit of the WBCCI Airstream Owners Club will host a member luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25 at El Aguila Real Mexican Restaurant, 1488 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Guests of members as well as all current and potential Airstream owners are welcome. […]

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Douglas County Democratic Women to meet March 6 in Minden

February 20, 2017 — Anne Macquarie, chair of the Legislative Committee of the Toiyabe Chapter of the Sierra Club and a Nevada Appeal contributor, is visiting the Douglas County Democratic Women on March 6. Macquarie's presentation, "State and Environmental Concerns," at the Carson Valley Inn in Minden will cover […]

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Sign-ups underway for senior men’s golf club in Carson City

February 20, 2017 — The Silver Oak Senior Men's Golf Club is teeing up for this year's golf season. The club, which plays Tuesday mornings from April through October, is open to golfers 55 and older and all handicap levels. The shotgun-start tournaments include weekly games and closest-to-the-pin contests. […]

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Carson City volunteer connection

February 18, 2017 — This continues RSVP's Sunday column of outstanding volunteer opportunities. If you're interested in volunteering, contact Carol at 775-687-4680, ext. 4. Don't call agencies directly as they can't process applications to volunteer. RSVP is in need of volunteer drivers to transport local seniors and adults with […]

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Tahoe Douglas Elks thank veterans on Valentine’s Day

February 18, 2017 — Tahoe/Douglas Elks Lodge recently delivered Valentine's Day gifts and donations to hospitalized veterans at the Reno VA hospital. The Valentine's Day cards, thanking the veterans for their service, were drawn by C.C. Meneley Elementary School students in Gardnerville. Veterans also were given nine boxes of […]

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Carson City/Douglas County Relay for Life kickoff party planned

February 17, 2017 — Cowboys and cowgirls are invited to saddle up and attend a Western themed Relay for Life kickoff party on Wednesday, Feb. 22. The event at 5:30 p.m. at Mallard's Restaurant at Empire Ranch Golf Course in Carson City will kick off the largest fundraiser for […]

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Tip-a-Cop fundraiser in Dayton to benefit Special Olympics Nevada

February 17, 2017 — The chance to dine at the 1st & 10 Bar in Dayton while supporting Special Olympics Nevada is being offered from 5 to 8 p.m. March 9. The Tip-a-Cop a fundraiser will benefit the nonprofit that provides athletic opportunities to Nevadans with intellectual disabilities. The […]

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People First of Nevada, advocacy group for disabled, meets in Carson City

February 17, 2017 — A group that advocates for people with disabilities in Nevada meets monthly at the Carson City Library. People First of Nevada's Carson City chapter holds meetings at 5:15 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month. Chapters meet monthly to learn about self-advocacy, self-determination, rights […]

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Saddle-trained wild horse adoption event planned in Carson City

February 17, 2017 — Fourteen wild horses and one burro from herd management areas on BLM-administered public lands will be offered for adoption at an auction on Feb. 25. The event, hosted by the Bureau of Land Management and Nevada Department of Corrections – Silver State Industries, will be […]

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Carson City Roadrunners RV Club to meet Feb. 23

February 16, 2017 — Carson City Roadrunners RV Club is having its monthly meeting at Grandma Hattie's Restaurant at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23. Lunch will be served before the meeting. Anyone with a self-contained RV interested in joining the club is invited to attend. For information, call Jan […]

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