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Greenhouse Garden Center in Carson City hosting apple cider press

October 17, 2017 — Anyone who wants to convert apples into fresh cider can visit the Greenhouse Garden Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. A gallon of cider is 14 to 16 pounds of apples, which amounts to about 36 apples. Before arriving at the

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Marine Corps Osprey circles above Carson City Monday

October 16, 2017 — For those of you who noticed an aircraft circling over Carson City on Monday, it was a Marine Corps Osprey practicing landings at Carson City Airport, according to a Nevada National Guard spokesman.

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Youth production of ‘Honk! Jr.’ planned in Carson City

October 16, 2017 — Wild Horse Children's Theater will present "Honk! Jr.," the award-winning musical that transformed Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale of the Ugly Duckling into a modern musical comedy. Performances will be at the Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall, 511 W. King St., on Dec. 8-10 and

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Friends of the Dayton Valley Library hosting book sale

October 16, 2017 — A plethora of books will be offered in a sale sponsored by the Friends of the Dayton Valley Library. The sale kicks off from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday. It will pick up on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Members of the

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Fernley Republican Women marks Literacy Month at local school

October 13, 2017 — The Fernley Republican Women marked the National Federation of Republican Women's Literacy Month by handing out dictionaries to third grade students at Cottonwood Elementary School in Fernley.

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Free car seat safety clinics offered in Carson City

October 12, 2017 — The Ron Wood Family Resource Center is holding free car seat safety clinics to further its mission of delivering car seat safety awareness and education to the community. The clinics are planned Oct. 20 and Nov. 3 and 17. Other dates are Dec. 1, 15

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Museum seeks volunteers for Nevada Day celebration in Carson City

October 12, 2017 — The Nevada State Museum is seeking volunteers and history ambassadors for the Nevada Day celebration on Oct. 28. Volunteers are needed between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. and volunteers are being asked to work two-hour shifts. Volunteers are needed to help with youth activities such

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Carson City Art Gallery and Pottery site of free painting demonstration

October 12, 2017 — A free painting demonstration with Carrie White is planned at 11 a.m. Saturday at Carson City Art Gallery and Pottery. The art gallery is at 110 S. Curry St., at the corner of Second Street.

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Fernley Republican Women to meet Oct. 17

October 11, 2017 — The Fernley Republican Women will hear from Tom Draughon, public information officer with the Northern Nevada Veterans Coalition, at its next meeting on Oct. 17. The meeting at the Fernley High School Library, 1300 Highway 95A, is open to the public. A light meal will

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Live music set at Bella Fiore Wines in Carson City

October 11, 2017 — Acoustic Solution, a local band that describes its sound as "eclectic folk and electrified acoustic music," will take the stage at Bella Fiore Wines from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The band — featuring John, Seth and Wendy Andrews and Kevin Brunet —

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Ronald McDonald mobile dental service to visit Carson City area

October 11, 2017 — Nevada Health Center's Ronald McDonald Care Mobile is visiting the area to further its mission of providing access to quality healthcare to children in Northern Nevada. The Care Mobile will be parked at the McDonald's at 3905 S. Carson St. from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.

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Annual Women’s Expo opens Friday at Carson Mall

October 10, 2017 — The Carson Mall will be the site of the annual Nevada Women's Expo Harvest Festival and Farmers Market on Friday and Saturday. The event, a free consumer show for women of all ages, offers hundreds of exhibitors, products, services and information about new companies and

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Special Olympics Nevada to benefit from shred day event in Carson City

October 10, 2017 — Sierra Nevada Association of Realtors is hosting a community shredding and electronic recycling day from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the corner of Curry and Third streets. The fundraiser will support Special Olympics of Nevada with all donations going toward the athletes. The suggested

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Nevada State Railroad Museum hosting annual Harvest Train

October 10, 2017 — October means the harvest moon and at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, it means the Harvest Train. The museum is hosting its third annual Harvest Train over two weekends in October, with steam train rides, a pumpkin patch, craft fair and food trucks. The event

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New driver program starts Saturday in Carson City

October 10, 2017 — Western Nevada College and Greater Nevada Credit Union will present the next new driver education class on Saturdays, Oct. 14 through Nov. 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the Carson City campus. The "Greater Driving in Northern Nevada" Program promotes safe driving among

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Carson City ComputerCorps holds 20th anniversary gala

October 6, 2017 — Carson City's nonprofit ComputerCorps recently held a gala celebration of 20 years of service to the citizens of the town at the Governor's Mansion with more than 260 staffers and guest taking part. Admission was by a $15 ticket, which was exchanged for five raffle

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Job fair planned for Saturday in Carson City

October 6, 2017 — Job seekers are invited to learn about job openings and recruitments in law enforcement and correctional nursing at job fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7. The event, presented by the Nevada Department of Corrections, will be in the gym of the

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Carson City Soroptimist announces winners of Stroke to Help tournament

October 6, 2017 — Winning teams in the Carson City Soroptimist's 16th Annual Stroke to Help Golf Tournament on Sept. 9 were as follows: Men's Team, with a Scramble Format score of 47, Dale Brown, Kent Cooper, Jose Del Real, and Steve McIntyre; Women's Team, with a score of

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Virtual tour of Washoe Lake offered on Oct. 18

October 6, 2017 — Staff at Washoe Lake State Park is inviting area residents to join them for a cup of hot chocolate and a presentation about the park itself. The presentation will talk about the park's cultural and natural history followed by a virtual tour of the park

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Arts Council in Carson City to host talk with artist Mary Warner

October 6, 2017 — A reception and artist talk with painter Mary Warner will be held on Tuesday at the Nevada Arts Council office in Carson City. The event runs from 5 to 7:30 p.m. It is free and open to the public. Warner's exhibit, "Second Nature," is on

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