Calendar of Events

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

• 19th annual Plein-Air Painters of America Exhibition and Sale at Caesars Tahoe, features a concert by Tony Bennett Friday (tickets $80, $65); 35 artists in action Saturday; exhibition and sale Saturday and Sunday in Caesars Tahoe Ballroom. Call (866) 882-5830.

• Eagle Valley Children's Home Respite Care Program second annual Rummage Sale and Raffle, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Carson Street near parking lot of Quizno's and Starbuck's. Call Mary or Lasca at 882-1188, ext. 21.

• Dog Town Rescue of Elko County Adoption Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Carson City Petco. All dogs spayed or neutered and fully vaccinated. Call (775) 744-2092.

• Washoe basket weaving demonstration by Master Artist Sue Coleman, noon-4 p.m. at Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson St. Call 687-4810, ext. 237.

• 11th annual Taste of Downtown, 5:30-9 p.m., Carson and Curry streets. Food from 23 area chefs competing for "best of" as determined by attendees, plus several live bands. Tickets $30 at Sugar Pine Cove Gift Shop, 1087 S. Carson St., or Advocates' office. Call 883-7654.

• Aloha! Middle School Luau, 6-9 p.m., Carson City Community Center Aquatic Facility for middle school kids. Must have ID and be wearing bathing suit; $5. Call 887-2290, ext. 101.

• Fridays @ Third Street, 7 p.m., features rock music with Johnny Slick and The Cheaters, plus food, 224 S. Carson St. Call 884-4411.

• Second annual Sierra Lutheran High School Golf Tournament, 8:30 a.m. shotgun start at Sierra Nevada Golf Ranch, Genoa. Registration $100, includes lunch and cart. Call 782-0060.

• Nevada Historical Marker honoring contribution of blacks dedication at 11 a.m. at the Bucket of Blood Saloon, Virginia City. Call 687-8323.

• Northwest Central Democratic Club breakfast meeting, 9 a.m. at the Dayton Depot Casino. Areas include Silver City, Mound House, Dayton and Stagecoach. Call 246-0878.

• Celebrate Hope fund-raiser for the City of Hope at Office Depot from noon-3 p.m. Dotty the Clown and face painting, tattoos and more. Call 887-9006.

• Lyon County Republican Central Committee Golf Tournament and Candidates' Night at Dayton Valley Golf Club. Tee-off at noon, dinner at 6 p.m., candidate forum after dinner. Call 246-1661.

• Tahoe Rim Trail Association beginning-of-season work day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Tahoe Meadows Trailhead, Highway 431 between Incline Village and Reno. Call 298-0012.

• Northern Nevada Australian and Quicksilver Dog Shows, 7 a.m. at Fuji Park today and Sunday. Call Carrie Dempsey at 883-7651.

• Father's Day Steam-Up at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, South Carson Street at Fairview Drive, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dads ride free; museum open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today and Sunday. Call John Frink at 687-6953.

• 23rd annual Pizen Switch Round Up at West Walker River Resort in Smith Valley today and Sunday. No rules; bring a picnic lunch or do the 1 p.m. potluck Sunday. Call Katie Buchanan at (775) 588-5372.


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