Want to help out? Here's a couple opportunities

Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare Auxiliary will honor all the 2007 nursing scholarship recipients: First year, Davia Eakins, Kevin Watts, Ciera Staggs, Olena Neisingh and Sarah Parsons; second year, Lisa Perry and Rebecca Ray. The final three $800 scholarships were awarded in January to Debra Jones, Heather Logsdon and Sandra Sanchez, all second year students.

Congratulations to these individuals, it is a hard program and you and your families should be very proud. Also the CTRHA will host the same day the annual baby shower for the auxiliary's Layette Program. If you would like to attend to help honor these hard working students, or drop off some diapers, clothing or baby bottles, call the number below.


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What: Honoring the 2007 Nursing Scholarship Recipients and a Baby Shower for the Auxiliary's Layette Program

When: 11 a.m. Feb. 12

Where: Carson Nugget, 507 N. Carson St.

Cost: $20

Contact: Jeanne Ramirez, 885-2426 or Auxiliary Gift Shop, 445-5142.

Wanted: New baby items for the Layette Program.


Pam Graber gets straight to the point, "The donation of the car is nothing short of unbelievable. We are so grateful to Dick and also to Vicki at Glen Eagles for helping us with this great event."

Celebrity Docs is a fundraiser where local doctors replace the usual bartenders and waitstaff. I imagine it's pretty hilarious. This event is not for a while but what you can do right now is purchase tickets to win of a 2008 Toyota Corolla LE. You can swing by Glen Eagles, check out the car and purchase tickets from Vicki. Tickets are also available at any of Dick Campagni's Dealerships. This event is an annual event to assist the Carson Tahoe Cancer Center.


What: Win a new car and help fight cancer

Where: Glen Eagles Restaurant, 3700 N. Carson St.

Cost: $20 a ticket or 6 for $100

Contact: Pam Graber, 886-7371


Melody Champion is doing her senior project to benefit the Locks of Love program with a hair show at Carson High School. I encourage you all to come watch this event and support Melody's efforts to assist a great cause.

All the money raised will benefit the Locks of Love organization. This would be fun for all ages, teens and adults alike, so check out the new spring hairdos. See what's in, what's hot and help raise the roof on helping a young lady help others with a hair-raising event.


When: 7 p.m. March 15

What: Spring Hair Show with a raffle and donation boxes

Where: 1111 North Saliman Road

Cost: $5 with a student body card and for children, and $10 for adults

Contact: To buy tickets in advance or just donate money, contact Melody at 230-8545 or go to Salon Chocolat on 710 N. Walsh St., 884-3660, Rosemary Baker.


Thanks to Comma Coffee and to Mr. Bugli and all the members of the Mile High Jazz Band who continue to promote live jazz performance in Northern Nevada, educate the public about jazz and enrich the cultural life of our community. The public is welcome to check out all these special events, plus take pride in the satisfaction of helping big-band jazz continue by supporting all the great music they continue to play. So get your sweetheart rived up with a little jazz the day before Valentine's Day.


What: Jazz Sampler for Sweethearts

Where: Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St.

When: 8-10 p.m. Feb. 13

Contact: David Bugli, Mile High Jazz Band, 883-4154 or Dcbugli@aol.com

Web site: www.milehighjazz.com

Next Week: Spring Fling Dinner and Dance fundraiser for the Carson Valley Children's Center, better known as Austin's House.

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