May 24, 2018 — A donor has made scholarships available for teens ages 15, 16 and 17 who are eager to backpack on the Pacific Crest Trail, learn wilderness skills, and engage in personal growth through an inclusive small-group experience in nature. The Woolman Teen Leadership Camp is located
May 24, 2018 — The American Legion Auxiliary Capitol Unit 4 will be hosting its 9th Annual Girls State Tea from 5 to 7 p.m. June 1 at the Governor's Mansion, 606 Mountain St. Tickets — $10 for adults and $5 for youth — include light refreshments. All proceeds
May 24, 2018 — Are you interested in learning more about your family history? The Douglas County Public Library will be providing a six-week class about how to use the library's Heritage Quest database for family and historical research. From June 14 to July 26, professional genealogist Yvonne Prettyman
May 24, 2018 — Saturday's Spring Farmers Market will be the final early market to be held before the 3rd and Curry St. Farmers Market starts its run on June 2. The early market takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nevada and Musser streets, behind Due
May 24, 2018 — Kick up your dancing shoes and enjoy the live music of Dan and Nadine at the Carson City Senior Center, 911 Beverly Drive, from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 1. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. Admission is $5 per person, and the event is
May 23, 2018 — The Douglas County Public Library invites all children and teens to participate in the 2018 Summer Reading Program. "Libraries Rock!" is this year's theme with a children's program for ages 0 to 11 and a teens' program for ages 12 to 17. The program runs
May 22, 2018 — The Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department's 2018 GE Family Concert Series kicks off this Friday, May 25, at 6 p.m. with Journey Revisited and is sponsored by American AVK Company. Spend an evening of music with family and friends at Minden Park. Concerts are
May 22, 2018 — A one-day intensive animal communication workshop with Terri Jay, a professed horse whisperer, pet psychic, medium and intuitive, is planned from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 23 in Minden. The goal of the class is to help pet owners better communicate with their animals.
May 22, 2018 — On May 16, the Leisure Hour Club recognized the outstanding work of the Carson City Literacy Volunteers with a $500 donation to the organization. Accepting the check for the Literacy Volunteers were Executive Director Jan Whitemore and Board member Sharon McCloskey. Leisure Hour Club President
May 22, 2018 — Evergreen Gene's, located at 1811 N. Carson St., will be holding its 10th annual Memorial Day BBQ from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, May 28. The event, a thank you to customers and veterans, is free to everyone and includes hot dogs, hamburgers, watermelon,
May 22, 2018 — Leon Aberasturi, a candidate for Nevada Supreme Court, will be the featured speaker at next Monday's Democratic luncheon. A former Lyon County District Attorney, Aberasturi is a judge for Nevada's Third District Court in Yerington. He was first elected to the court in 2006, and
May 21, 2018 — David Ruf will be giving a class about creating a succulent garden at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 26, at the Greenhouse Garden Center, 2450 S. Curry St., Carson City. Find out about the different types of succulents you can use to create a stunning, easily
May 21, 2018 — The American Legion Auxiliary Capitol Unit 4 will be hosting its 9th Annual Girls State Tea from 5 to 7 p.m. June 1 at the Governor's Mansion, 606 Mountain St., Carson City. Tickets — $10 for adults and $5 for youth — include light refreshments.
May 18, 2018 — The nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is inviting volunteers to help beautify the Dayton Food Pantry, the nonprofit garden center Community Roots & Shoots, and Healthy Communities grounds from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at 209 Dayton Valley
May 18, 2018 — Carson City Soroptimist will honor local high school Girls of the Month, culminating with presentation of the Girl of the Year Scholarship during its program meeting from noon to 1 p.m. May 23 at Glen Eagles. The meeting is open to the public, with prior
May 18, 2018 — Scholarships will be awarded to three Douglas students at the next Douglas County Democratic Women luncheon to be held on June 4. Attendees will get an inside look at Young Democrats presented by club presidents from Douglas High School and the University of Nevada, Reno.
May 18, 2018 — Local nonprofit organization, Between Horses and Humans, will hold a garden party benefit in Genoa at 4 p.m. June 2 at the former Wild Rose Inn, 2332 Main St. Between Horses and Humans, BHH, is dedicated to developing the future leaders of local communities including
May 18, 2018 — The Early Spring Farmers Market continues Saturday, May 19, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Musser and Nevada streets, behind Due Sorella. The market takes place before the Curry Street construction, so plenty of parking will be available on surrounding side streets. Rain isn't
May 17, 2018 — Kat Simmons' summer comedy class will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Mondays, July 2 through Aug. 6, at the COD Casino in Minden. Simmons said the class is as much for the person terrified of getting on the mic as it for those
May 17, 2018 — The basic techniques of fly fishing will be laid out in the Carson Fly Fishing Club's 18th Fly Fishing Academy, which is returning at 6:30 p.m. June 15 and 9 a.m. June 16 at the Ormsby Room of the Carson City Sheriff's Office, 911 E.