Calendar of events

-- Through Sunday: Western Week and Rodeo at Truckee Championship Rodeo at Truckee rodeo grounds, includes cowboy shooting competition, Western merchandise, wagon train display, Railroad Regulators gunslingers, old-time fashion show, Jack Daniels pub night, cowboy music night and poetry. Call (530) 559-1725 or go to

* Valhalla Fine Quilt exhibit through Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at Valhalla Grand Hall, South Lake Tahoe. Call (530) 542-4166.

-- Through Sunday: Hot August Nights. Classic cars on display throughout Reno and Sparks. Features show and shines, cruises, dances, dinners and more. Call 353-2291.

-- Free contemporary Christian music celebration features Everett Musselman and Friends, 6-8 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. All ages welcome. Call 884-1136 or 883-2662.

-- Carson City Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife public meeting, 6 p.m. in City Hall Capitol Conference Room, 201 N. Carson St.

-- The Hildees perform through Aug. 17 at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.


-- Carson City Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Club meeting, 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Staples, 912 Jacks Valley Road. Cost $5 members, $7 nonmembers. Call 882-1565.

-- Carson City Chapter of Retired Public Employees meets at 2 p.m. at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr. Guest speaker is Sally Ramm, elder law attorney. Call 883-6334.

-- "National Night Out Against Crime," 5-9:30 p.m. at Mills Park. Features Carson City SWAT Team displays and demonstrations, bike patrol, the mounted unit, Nevada National Guard, Nevada Highway Patrol, CareFlight and Carson City Fire Department. Free hot dogs and sodas. Call 887-2020, ext. 1201.

-- Tuesday Night Lecture Series features Phil Earl on "World War I; 1914-1918, The Effect on the Home Front and Nevada," 7:45 p.m. at the Gold Hill Hotel, Gold Hill. Call 847-0111.

-- Dream Spirit concert, 7:30 p.m. features Celtic, baroque, folk, pop and ethnic music at Valhalla Boathouse Theatre, South Lake Tahoe. Call (530) 542-4166.

-- The Act performs through Sunday at the Carson Nugget Show Lounge; 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday-Saturday. Call 882-1626.

-- City Zu performs through Sunday at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.

-- Comedians Greg Giraldo and Darryl Collier perform through Sunday with emcee Howie Nave at The Improv at Harveys. Tickets $25; call for show times, (800) 427-8397.


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