Out & About: Find a deal at Soroptimist garage sale

Soroptimist International of Carson City Spring Garage Sale

Want to find a deal or find a treasure at a great price in this economy? Check out the Soroptimist International of Carson City Spring Garage Sale. If you have some items you want to donate they will drop by to get them out of your way and sell them for you. All the money goes to assist several local programs such as Food for Thought, WNC Book Scholarship program, Special Olympics, Breast Cancer Mammograms and biopsies and many more programs that assist people in need. If you want to assist the women in helping others donate or come by and shop away!

WHO: Soroptimist International of Carson City

WHAT: Shopping

WHERE: 1125 West Winnie Lane

WHEN AND TIME: 8 a.m. -2 p.m., Saturday, April 18

CONTACT: Community donations also welcome " no broken items or computers, and all clothing should be clean. The number to call for pickup of items is 885-8376.

E-MAIL: kpeterson@allisonmackenzie.com

Western Nevada College Presents SUDS & SOUNDS

The Western Nevada College "Wildcats" Athletic program is presenting a night of Suds & Sounds. Enjoy live music and beer tasting, raffle and door prizes while helping college students offset expenses so they can continue to participate. I am a huge fan of the local athletic program that WNC has started so local young men and women can stay in the area while continuing their education.

WHO: Wildcats Athletics

WHAT: Beer tasting and live music

WHERE: Plaza Motel Hotel Conference Center

WHEN AND TIME: 5:30-10 p.m., May 1.

COST: $30 per person

CONTACT: 445-3240

High Sierra Swing Dance Club " 'Swing Into Spring'

High Sierra Swing Dance Club presents its second anniversary "Swing Into Spring" gala dinner dance. Don semi-formal or formal attire and dance the night away! Come join this local dancing club and appreciating a variety of music styles.

WHO: High Sierra Dance Club

WHAT: Dinner, dancing, raffle and music beer tasting and live music

WHERE: Carson Nugget's upstairs ballroom

WHEN AND TIME: April 25, No-host cocktails start at 6 p.m., buffet dinner at 6:30 p.m

COST: $25 HSSDC members/other swing club members or $30 general.

CONTACT: 775-629-9369

WEB SITE: www.highsierrasdc.org.

Beauty & The Beast, Jr.

It's a tale as old as time, but reinterpreted as Wild Horse Children's Theater brings the Northern Nevada premiere of the Broadway Junior production of Disney's Beauty & The Beast, Jr. to Carson City. The audience will be transported to a lovely French provincial town where the beautiful Belle lives with her father " a dotty inventor. When her father doesn't return from a trip to the local fair, Belle rushes off to find him. To her dismay, she discovers he is being held captive in an old castle by a horrible beast. She trades her freedom for his and the "tale as old as time" begins. How Belle tames the unfortunate Beast and his ultimate transformation into a handsome prince continues to enthrall audiences.

WHAT: Beauty & The Beast, Jr.

WHERE: Children's Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N. Carson St.

WHEN AND TIME: Performances are April 24, April 25, May 1, 2 and 8 at 7 p.m. and April 25, 26, May 2, 3 and 9 at 4 p.m.

COST: Show tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, $5 for ages 12 and younger, and children 3 and younger are free.

CONTACT: 887-0438 or email pat@wildhorsethe


WEB SITE: www.wild


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