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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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Silver State Model T Ford Club to meet in Carson City

February 16, 2017 — The Silver State Model T Ford Club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, at Red's Old 395 Grill, 1055 S. Carson St. in Carson City. Dinner will precede the program at 6 p.m. Anyone interested in Model T Ford cars or trucks is […]

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5th Annual Fall in Love Bridal Show to return Sunday to Genoa

February 16, 2017 — Brides-to-be are invited to sample cuisine from local caterers and explore wedding ceremony and venue options at the 5th annual Fall in Love Bridal Show Sunday at Genoa Lakes Golf Club and Resort. The event form 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. offers a myriad of […]

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Deadline to enroll in Nevada Prepaid Tuition program drawing near

February 16, 2017 — March 31 is the deadline for Nevada families to enroll in the Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program. After that date, enrollment in the program will be closed until next fiscal year dates are approved by the College Savings Board. The program offers payment plans that start […]

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Nominations sought for Carson City historic preservation awards

February 15, 2017 — This spring, the Carson City Historic Resources Commission will present its annual awards for outstanding achievements in historic preservation. Nominations are being sought to honor individuals, businesses, organizations, buildings or projects that reflect historic preservation in Carson City. The award recognizes excellence in the preservation […]

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Western Nevada College offering driver education classes

February 15, 2017 — Safety tips, driving regulations and handling peer pressure are all covered in Western Nevada College's driver education courses for teens 15 and older. Each session includes four days of instruction from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The cost is $100. At the Carson City campus, […]

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Art display in Carson City showcases Nevada’s Basque heritage

February 15, 2017 — A display that explores the intersection of art, culture and nature is up in Western Nevada College's main gallery through April 7. On loan from the Nevada Arts Council, "Mountain Picassos" offers 26 rubbings of arborglyphs, personal images inscribed by Basque sheepherders who lived in […]

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Marketing & sales workshop for growers planned in Carson City

February 15, 2017 — Many small farms and businesses lack sales and marketing experience, and implementing these skills can seem overwhelming. Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute will offer its Farm Direct Marketing Sales, Service & Signs workshop from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 4 at the WNC […]

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Wolf Den Martial Arts Academy opens doors in Carson City

February 14, 2017 — There's a new business operating in the capital city. Wolf Den Martial Arts Academy offers an array of jiujitsu, karate and other martial arts programs at 1204 N. Carson St., between Adele's and Just Brew It. Owner John Atkinson has more than 34 years of […]

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