Calendar of Events


-- A rummage sale to benefit the Silver State Gymnastics Club will be from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 1201 N. Saliman Road.

-- Second annual Tee-it-up Golf Tournament and fund-raiser, 8 a.m. shotgun start at Eagle Valley West Golf Course. Four-man scramble, $100 per person; includes green fee and cart, T-shirt, range balls, contests, barbecue and more. Call Lorraine or Mike Leahy at 882-4611.

-- Carson High School Cheerleaders car wash fund-raiser, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Red's Old 395 Grill. Donations accepted; free appetizers available.

-- Benefit Car Wash, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lowe's on Fairview Drive for the Carson High School Wrestling Team. Call 283-1600.

-- Carson City Senior Citizens Center Garden Club's Flower and Garden Show, 1-3 p.m. at the senior center, 911 Beverly Drive. Features all types of fresh and dried flowers, fresh fruits and vegetables; open to the public. Call 883-0703 or 884-2132.

-- "The Taste of Dance" annual wine tasting, 5-8 p.m. at Bodine's Restaurant. Tickets $25 per person; includes silent auctions. Proceeds benefit danceSpirit Performing Arts. Call 884-1066.

-- Carson City Raiders Booster Club Annual Picnic and Membership Drive, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Washoe Lake State Park, covered picnic area. Picnic free with membership; bring a side dish to share. Open to all football fans. Call 267-1039.

-- Karson Kruzers and Carson Nugget host a free street dance, 7-11 p.m. in the Nugget's west parking lot. Features Stevie and The Stingrays and McClain's Mobile Music, and a free show-n-shine car show, open to all vehicles. Call 882-0829 or 883-0927.

-- Benefit Car Wash, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday to support Daniel Barnes' fight against brain cancer. Cost $15 per vehicle includes wash, vacuum, interior wipe down and tire dressing. Volunteers needed; call 329-1970.

-- Adoption Weekend at Petsmart, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, 250 Fairview Drive. Organizations participating include Carson City Animal Services, Pet Network of Incline Village, WARF, Reno Animal Services, High Desert Rescue. Animals available to adopt are kittens, cats and dogs. Food and refreshment available. Call 841-9200.

-- Steam Train rides at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 2180 S. Carson St., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday. Call 687-6953.

-- Santa Maria Day in Dayton, activities begin at 11 a.m. and include Wild Wild West parade, entertainment, booths, outhouse races, horseshoe tournament, street dance at 8 p.m. and more. Call 246-8080.

-- Valley Cruisers Main Street Classic car show through Sunday in Gardnerville. Breakfast from 7-10 a.m. A show and shine then runs until 4 p.m. Judging by members of the cruisers will happen from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Breakfast in Lampe Park on Sunday, followed by a poker run.

-- Antique Tractor Show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, 2838 Heybourne Road, near Stephanie Way, $3 for adults, children get in free. Call 267-4816.

-- Annual Bluegrass Music Festival, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bowers Mansion, features music all day with The Kathy Kallick Band, True Blue, Harmony Grits, The Piney Creek Weasels, Saddle Rash, Moonlight Hoo Doo Review, The NNBA Volunteer Orchestra, Back Forty and the Tweeners. Plus workshops, food and door prizes. Tickets $18 at the gate, children 12-younger free, available at Maytan Music Centers, Brewery Arts Center and Netti's. Call 972-3897.

-- King of the Cage in the City Center Pavilion of the Silver Legacy, Reno. Features Rick Collup, Jimmy Walker and Rocky Batastini. Tickets $150, $100, $75, $50 and $40. Call 325-7401 or visit

-- Reggae, Brewfest and Lake Tahoe Community College Art Auction, noon-5 p.m. on Valhalla Boathouse lawn, South Lake Tahoe. Children's Theater in the Boathouse from 1-3 p.m. Call (530) 542-4166.


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