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April 20, 2018 — If you're in the market for a mobile home, consider attending a free presentation covering the ins and outs of mobile home buying from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 2 at the Dayton Valley Branch Library, 321 Old Dayton Valley Road. Know Your Rights:

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Democratic candidates for Nevada’s U.S. Senate seat to be featured at luncheon

April 20, 2018 — The opportunity to get to know the democratic candidates running for the U.S. Senate is being offered thanks to the Douglas County Democratic Women. Through a combination of live and video presentations, candidates will respond to predetermined questions at the club's May 7 luncheon. Attending

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Share your appreciation for moms with the Nevada Appeal

April 20, 2018 — To the women who taught us right from wrong, the ones who made sure we made it to school before — or nearly before — the first bell, the women who let us lick the bowl and who showed us their strength with seemingly endless

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Earth Day cleanup set at Korean War Veterans Memorial Park in Carson City

April 19, 2018 — Volunteers are assembling at Korean War Veterans Memorial Park from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday for an Earth Day cleanup. Sponsored by Bella Salon Spa, volunteers will be supplied with water, snacks and bags for trash collection. The salon is also equipping volunteers with packets

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Monthly cruise nights kicking off at Carson Mall

April 19, 2018 — Cruise season in Carson City is kicking off on April 27, when all makes and models will converge at the Carson Mall for a car show, food specials, raffles and other festivities. The monthly cruise nights run from 5 to 8 p.m. and offer a

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Greenhouse Garden Center holding program on natural gardening, artificial grass

April 19, 2018 — The Greenhouse Garden Center is hosting "Gardening Naturally" with guest speaker Thomas Chaplin, of Fox Farms Fertilizer Co., at 10 a.m. April 28. A figure in the organic industry for several years, the speaker will talk about the ramifications and merits of gardening with natural

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Local author JoAnn Conner to give talk, book signing in Minden

April 18, 2018 — The Douglas County Public Library in Minden will be hosting local author JoAnn Conner on Tuesday, May 8 at 5:30 p.m. She will discuss her books and sign copies of "Heartwood" and "The Mountain." JoAnn's first book, "Heartwood," is a work of historical fiction centered

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Ensemble, children’s choir teaming up for evening of free music in Carson City

April 18, 2018 — The Consort Canzona Early Music Instrumental Ensemble and the Joyful Noise Carson Children's Choir will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at Shepherd of the Sierra Lutheran Church, 3680 Highway 395, just south of Best Buy. Admission is free, and donations

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Truckee Tahoe Community Chorus presenting spring series ‘Viva Verdi!’

April 17, 2018 — An assortment of opera choruses, jazz, Broadway, and gospel selections will be performed in the Truckee Tahoe Community Chorus' spring concert series, titled "Viva Verdi!" The 45-voice chorus, under the direction of Susan K. Horst, will be joined by the Diablo Valley College Philharmonic Orchestra

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Book sale planned at CVIC Hall in Minden

April 17, 2018 — The Douglas County Public Library Foundation and the Friends of the Douglas County Public Library invite you to their spring book sale on Saturday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, May 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A members-only preview

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Douglas County Public Library in Minden to screen ‘The Lion King’

April 17, 2018 — The Douglas County Public Library is hosting another First Saturday of the Month Family Movie. "The Lion King" (rated G) will be shown at 2 p.m. May 5 in the Minden Library meeting room. The movie and popcorn are free. First Saturday Family Movies are

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Greenhouse Garden Center Gift Shop holding annual spring open house to benefit CASA

April 17, 2018 — A variety of jewelry, art and other items will be featured at the Greenhouse Garden Center Gift Shop's annual spring open house from 4 to 8 p.m. April 25. The open house, a celebration of the shop's new spring collections, offers the chance to meet

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Color fun run planned in Carson City

April 17, 2018 — The students of Mark Twain Elementary School will host their third annual community-wide "My School Color Run" from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 21, at Mills Park. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. for registered runners. The untimed two-mile walk, jog or run event is

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Memorial golf tournament in honor of Shane Quilling set for Sunday

April 13, 2018 — A memorial golf tournament for Shane Quilling, who passed away in February at the age of 53, will be held on Sunday, April 15, at Reno's ArrowCreek Country Club. Check-in begins at 11 a.m. with the tournament to begin at noon. The cost is $100

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Evergreen Gene’s in Carson City partnering with Pets of the Homeless

April 13, 2018 — Evergreen Gene's, the garden center and gift shop at 1811 N. Carson St., is a donation site for the nonprofit Pets of the Homeless. Donations of pet food and supplies are collected year round for delivery to a local food bank, homeless shelter or homeless

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Auditions planned for annual Carson City Senior Follies production

April 13, 2018 — Carson City's annual variety show that thrusts seniors into the spotlight is holding open auditions on April 17 and 24. Directed by Toni VanCleave, the Senior Follies production has two chances to audition — first at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, then at the same time on

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Competition to choose logo for Carson City foundation

April 12, 2018 — The Foundation for Carson City Parks and Recreation is seeking an original logo to visually brand or identify the foundation. The logo will be employed in signage, the foundation's Internet and social media presence, documents and publications, and any other place the foundation has a

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Forum on libraries Thursday in Carson City

April 11, 2018 — This week, April 8-14, the Nevada State Library joins libraries across the nation with schools, campuses and communities in celebrating the many ways libraries are leading opportunities for community members to learn new skills, explore emerging technology, and connect face to face and face to

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Lyon County Republican Convention set for May 12 in Silver Springs

April 11, 2018 — Nevada state law requires each major political party to hold precinct meetings in every year in which a general election is held. Lyon County precinct meetings for 2018 were held on March 10, and delegates to the Lyon County Convention were elected by those in

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Earth Day Garden Festival set for April 22 in Carson City

April 11, 2018 — The Carson City Historical Society — along with the Mark Twain Garden Club, the Desert Gardeners and the Sierra Desert Garden Club — is holding an Earth Day Garden Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 22. The festivities will be in the Foreman-Roberts

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