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- 6th annual Relay for Life American Cancer Society walk at Carson High School track; begins at 5 p.m. with celebration of life dinner for cancer survivors and their family, with walk held after, plus Luminaria ceremony at 9 p.m. Call 329-0609.

- 26th Santa Maria Day in Dayton. Parade begins at noon. Street dance is at 2 p.m.

- Carson Valley Antique Tractor, Engine, Truck and Farm Show. Event is held on a ten-acre site at the corner of Heybourne Rd. and Stephanie Way. today, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 267-4816 or 246-3157.

- Senior Dance celebrating Hot August Nights from 7-10 p.m. at the Carson City Senior Center. Admission $4.

- Job Fair at Astromec, Inc., 2950 Arrowhead Dr., 9 a.m.-noon. Website at

- "Making Edible Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks" program at the Children's Museum of Northern Nevada, 10:30-11:45 a.m. For children ages 6-14. Space limited to 25 participants. Free with admission to the museum. Call 884-2226.

- Ice Cream Social from noon-5 p.m. at the Children's Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N. Carson St., for Day R. Williams, candidate for Nevada Supreme Court Justice. Call 885-8398.

- Pioneer Women's Day, a Chautauqua portraying Dr. Eliza Cook, followed by demonstration at Mormon Station Historic State Park from 1-4 p.m. Call 782-2590.

- U'al Come Back Saloon ICS Sanctioned Chili Cook-off, 12000 Highway 50 East in Mound House, noon to 3 p.m. each day. Call 882-6878 or 246-5553.

- A Midsummer Nights Dream & Hamlet at Piper's Opera House, Virginia City. Dark Mondays. 7 p.m. Through Aug. 20. Call 847-0600.

- Wooden Boat Week at Tahoe Yacht Club, throughout Lake Tahoe's north shore. All day. Through Thursday. Call (530) 581-4700.

- All night meteor shower veiwing at Fleischmann Planetarium. Bring sleeping bags, ground cloths, lounge chairs, etc. 9:30 p.m. Call 784-4812.

- Blithe Spirit is performed at 7:30 p.m. at Tallac Historic Site in South Lake Tahoe. Call (530) 541-4975.

- Mammoth Lakes Fine Arts Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Photography, watercolors, oils, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, woodwork. Through Sunday. Call (760) 934-7566.

- Davey Hamilton's Road to Indy Supermodified Racing League races at Silver State Raceway. Gates open at 5 p.m. , qualifying at 6 p.m. and racing at 7:30 p.m. Call 885-2079 or visit

- Carson City Raiders Booster Club annual Picnic and Membership Drive, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Dayton State Park (1 mile east of signal lights). Picnic free with membership. Call 720-4333 and leave a message.

- Carson High School Class of 1975 reunion, 6:30 p.m. at Empire Ranch Golf Course Clubhouse, $5 in advance, $10 at the door. Call 861-0456 or e-mail to

- The Carson City Senior Citizens Center dance with live music by "Reminisce," 7-10 p.m. Call 883-0703.

- Carson Ranger District hosts "Bear Aware" at the Mt. Rose Campground, located at the Mt. Rose summit. Bring something to sit on. All ages welcome. Starts at 4 p.m. Call 882-2766.

- Lake Tahoe Music Festival presents an opera, "Beatric et Benedic Much Ado About Nothing," 6 p.m. at Granlibakken Resort. Opera/dinner tickets available. Call (800) 543-3221.

- Tony Vee performs in the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Tues-Thurs 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Fri-Sat 7:30 p.m. -1:30 a.m. Call 782-9711.

- David Copperfield performs at 9:30 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. today at Caesars Circus Maximus showroom, Lake Tahoe. Call (800) 648-3353.


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