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Summer camp and graduation season is here

Kim Riggs
For the Appeal

Carson City Library’s annual Kiwanis Breakfast for Books is fun for the entire family. On the menu will be pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice and coffee served hot by Kiwanis of Carson City.

Entertainment for children will include reading to therapy dogs and face painting, also a great book sale. Thanks to the wonderful donation from Slot World and all the volunteers from the club all the proceeds go to benefit the Youth Department of the Library.

Breakfast for books

WHAT: Carson City Library’s annual Kiwanis Breakfast for Books

WHERE: Library lawn, 900 N. Roop St.

WHEN: 8-10 a.m. Saturday

Recommended Stories For You

COST: $6 for adults, $3 for kids and $15 for families.

CONTACT: 887-2244 ext. 1019

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The theme for this year’s 4-H Camp is “Special Agent – 004-H.” If you are looking for a great camp with a variety of educational activities and experiences, check into this one. Campers will enjoy the opportunity to develop the four “H’s” – Head, Heart, Hands and Health.

Male adult chaperone 18 or older are still needed. If you are interested please give a call.

4-H Camp

WHAT: University of Nevada Reno Cooperative Extension 4-H Camp for children 8-12

WHEN: July 15-21; Deadline for registration is Friday

WHERE: Lake Tahoe

COST: $200 per camper, includes all meals, lodging camp T-shirt and a camp photo.

CONTACT: Extension office at 463-6541, 577-5049 or 575-3380.

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Summer is almost here, and basketball camp is right around the corner with a slam dunk of exercise and fun for boys and girls.

The camp, for children entering grades fifth through ninth, consists of daily instruction and demonstrations on basketball fundamentals, group activities, and games. All participants will receive a camp T-shirt.

Basketball camp

WHEN: Girls: 8:30-11:30 a.m.; Boys: 12:30-3:30 June 11-14

WHERE: Carson Middle School Gym

COST: $100

CONTACT: Doug at 283-2859, or pick up an application at the Carson Middle School front office

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I want to congratulate the WNCC Wildcats Baseball Team. We have an outstanding bunch of athletes who would appreciate your support! Nice job to the coaching staff and the talent!

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For grandparents, parents and entire extended families, the time is near for you to salute your amazing children as they graduate. The following are the times for the local graduation ceremonies. Cut this out and don’t be late!

Area graduations

WHAT: Silver State Charter High School

WHEN: 7 p.m. June 4

WHERE: Carson City Community Center

WHAT: Pioneer High School

WHEN: 6 p.m. June 5

WHERE: Carson City Community Center

WHAT: Dayton High School

WHEN: 7 p.m. June 7

WHERE: Football field

WHAT: Galena High School

WHEN: 8 p.m. June 7

WHERE: Lawlor Events Center

WHAT: Smith Valley High School

WHEN: 7 p.m. June 8

WHERE: Gymnasium

WHAT: Fernley High School

WHEN: 7 p.m. June 8

WHERE: Football field

WHAT: Carson High School

WHEN: 10 a.m. June 9

WHERE: Football field

WHAT: Virginia City High School

WHEN: 10 a.m. June 9

WHERE: Gymnasium

WHAT: Yerington High School

WHEN: 10 a.m. June 9

WHERE: Football field

WHAT: Douglas High School

WHEN: 5:30 p.m. June 15

WHERE: Football field

• To have your information included, contact Kim Riggs at kimriggs@att.net.

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