Today's Calendar

• Reno Festival with Luis Palau. A family-oriented, open event, noon-10 p.m. each day at Rancho San Rafael Park, Reno. Features Christian-based activities, speakers, musicians, skateboard riders and more, plus food and refreshments. No public parking in park; shuttles available from University of Nevada, Reno. Call 345-9090.

• 21st annual Carson City Rendezvous at Mills Park. Features Cowboy Poet of the Year Larry Maurice, David John and the Comstock Cowboys, Sourdough Slim, Cowgirl Karen Quest, Kimberly Mink, Mountain Man Encampment, Pony Express relay enactments, gunfights, American Indian villages, handmade crafts, merchants and vendors through Sunday. Call 687-7410 or Maxine Nietz at 887-1294.

• Xtreme Air Show at Fuji Park Arena. Times are 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m., 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Visit

• Western Nevada Musical Theatre Company presents "The Wizard of Oz," 7:30 p.m., 2 p.m. Sunday at the Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. Call 445-4249.

• Carson Valley Days in Minden/Gardnerville. Features activities throughout the weekend. WAR performs at 8 p.m. Saturday at Lampe Park, Gardnerville. Tickets $18 in advance at JJ's Ear Candy and Fresh Ideas in Gardnerville.

• Carson City Library Pancake Breakfast and Book Sale from 8-11 a.m. at the Carson City Community Center gymnasium, 851 E. William St. Call Cory King at 887-2244, ext. 1024.

• Bonnie Parnell's Campaign for Assembly District 40 Kick-off Party, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Legislative Complex on South Carson Street. Includes food, music, volunteer sign-ups, yard signs and more. Call 883-4234.

• Open Community Drum Circle at 7 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Free workshop from 6-7 p.m. Call 883-2662.

• 11th annual Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble, 8:30 a.m. at Dayton Valley Golf Club. Two-person modified scramble $100 per player, includes continental breakfast, range balls, green fees w/cart, shoe bag, banquet. Call 246-7909.

• Book Sale to benefit Virginia City Middle School Library, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the middle school on D Street, in front of St. Mary's in the Mountains church. Call 847-0410.

• Central Lyon chapter of AYSO second annual car show fund-raiser, 8 a.m. in Silver Springs, on soccer field at Ramsey-Weeks cutoff. Donation is $35 per shown car; free pancake breakfast for all entrants and their family. First through third trophies for each of 20 categories plus best of show. Registration, information, call 629-1969.

• Bad Intent performs at 9 p.m. at Decades Bar and Grill, 1475 Hot Springs Road. No cover; call 883-8889.

• Child Safety Seat Installation class 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Sutro Fire Station No. 35, 231 Corral Drive, Dayton. Call 246-6209.

• Heart of the Forest Renaissance Faire at Camp Richardson, South Lake Tahoe through Sunday. Call (530) 550-2252.


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