Deadline for Nevada Day parade entries near
Nevada Day, Inc. would like to announce the deadline for parade entries this year is fast approaching. The Nevada Day Parade will take place Nov. 1 at 10 a.m. Prior to the parade there will be hot air balloons and rides taking off weather permitting at 8 a.m. For information, visit www.nevadaday.com or call 882-2600.
Republican Committee hosts info desk at Salsa y Salsa
The Carson Republican Central Committee will host an information desk, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 13-Sunday, Sept. 14 at Third and Curry Streets during the Salsa y Salsa Festival. Registration for voting in the Nov. 4 general election will be available. For information, call 841-1800.
Bunco at Elks Lodge
Elks Lodge offers bunco 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18, 515 N. Nevada Street. $5 for an evening of fun and fellowship. For information, call 882-8874.
Radiation and Prostate Cancer symposium
Dr. Roger Miercort presents "Brachy...What? Radiation and Prostate Cancer", 4 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18, Carson Tahoe Cancer Center Conference Room, 1535 Medical Parkway. This is a free symposium. Dr. Miercort will speak on radiation treatment for prostate cancer. To register online visit www.carsontahoe.com. For information, call 445-7508.
"Faces, Voices, and Stories" presented at WNC
Western Nevada College presents "Faces, Voices and Stories", an annual series of free lectures, films and events bringing the world and issues into focus. "Rock Bottom Success," kicks off the series, 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 25 at Marlette Hall, Cedar Building. Hear the story of Kevin Hines, a popular student and athlete who struggled with bipolar disorder.
Flu Vaccination Clinic at Carson Plaza Retirement Community
Carson Plaza Retirement Community, in conjunction with Maxim Health Systems, will conduct a Flu Vaccination Clinic 2-4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 3, 2120 E. Long Street. Cost per flu shot is $30; cost per pneumonia shot is $45. The clinic is open to any legally consenting adult. Medicare Part B and some insurance policies may cover part of these costs; those intending to attend the clinic are encouraged to contact their insurance carriers for details. For information, call 883-1221.