Carson City

Master Plan scheduled for adoption Thursday

The Board of Supervisors will consider adoption of the planning documents, Envision Carson City, during their Thursday meeting. It is tentatively scheduled for action sometime after 1:30 p.m.

Its three major pieces are the Comprehensive Master Plan, Parks and Recreation Master Plan and United Pathways Master Plan. There also are several related documents and special plan areas. This is the last time residents can comment about it publicly.

St. Teresa holds Lent service tonight

St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Community will hold a Lent Reconciliation service at 7 p.m. tonight in the church at 3000 N. Lompa Lane. Visiting priests will be available for confessions. Baby-sitting will be available.

From 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, the Ladies Guild is hosting a Soup Bowl Lenten Dinner fundraiser in Chartz Hall. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children 7-older, free for children 6 or younger.

After the dinner at 7 p.m., The Living Stations will be presented by University Catholic Community Our Lady of Wisdom - Newman Center in the church. Open to the public. 882-1968.

Retired Public Employees meet at senior center

The Carson City Chapter of Retired Public Employees of Nevada will meet at 2 p.m. today at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Drive.

All retired public employees are welcome. Call 883-6334.

'Recycled Art(icles)' to show at WNCC

Entries in this year's "Recycled Art(icles)" contest will be shown from April 5-21 in WNCC Carson Campus' Bristlecone Building College Gallery at 2201 West College Parkway.

An artists' reception will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. April 13, when the top three places and honorable mentions will be awarded.

Call 445-3238.

Washoe County

UNR hosts special art class

The class "Individual Studies: Art in Public Places, Art in Private Spaces" will be held April 28, 4-10 p.m. and April 29, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at the University's Redfield Campus, 18600 Wedge Parkway.

This course covers a range of art topics including sculpture, paintings, murals, monuments/memorials, wall works and street art, culminating with a focus on Nevada's art sites and a required field trip to several Reno art locations.

Course fee: $102, one undergraduate credit; $140, one graduate credit. Students supply their own field trip transportation and pay their own museum entrance fees.

Early registration is required.

To register for University credit or for information, call the University's UCAN office in Reno at 784-4062, or toll free, 1-800-233-8928. Visit:

UNR holds annual Intercultural Month

The University of Nevada, Reno Center for Student Cultural Diversity hosts the Annual Intercultural Month this month, with more than 30 events that reflect and respect the ethnic and cultural diversity of students, faculty and staff.

Dancing, documentaries, food and more will be celebrated in events.

Call 784-4936 or visit


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