Benefit Rummage Sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Saturday, River of Life Church, 655 Highway 50 E., Suite 1. Open to the public. Call 246-5520.
Community Give-A-Way, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., God's Lifeline Ministry Center Sanctuary, corner of Apache Drive and Highway 50. Desert Rivers Ministry is hosting its seventh Community Give-A-Way. Co-sponsored with Crossroads Christian Family Fellowship, they will give away clothing, housewares and furniture; free without question. Call 577-4585.
22nd annual Hairy Horse Schooling Show, 9 a.m., Corral, 11225 Silver Lane. High point awards at end of day. Call Marie McIntyre, 629-9705.
Comstock Cowboys, 7:30 p.m. Yerington Theatre of the Arts, Boys & Girls Club, Yerington. 775-463-1783.
Lyon County Democratic Central Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Silver Springs Senior Center, 1050 Pyramid Ave. Guest speaker is Kate Marshall, candidate for state treasurer. Call 577-2505. .
Gold Hill Hotel lecture series with Mark McLaughlin, 7:30 p.m., Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St. "The Donner Party: New Insights and Weather Perspectives." Dinner buffet available 5-7 p.m. Costs $15 dinner/lecture; $5 lecture only. Call 847-0111.