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Dayton-area calendar

“Havens in a Heartless World: Virginia City Saloons and the Archeology of the Wild West” from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson St. Includes display of world’s oldest Tabasco bottle for first time and dozens of artifacts and several dozen historic photos. Museum admission applies. Adults $5, $3 seniors, free for children age 17-younger. Open daily. Call 687-4810.

“Home Means Nevada” quilt exhibit from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays at Western Nevada Community College in the Bristlecone Building, 2201 W. College Parkway. Open to the public. Call 445-3238.


March for Meals car wash, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Dayton Senior Center, 320 Old Dayton Valley Road. Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels program. Call 246-6210.

Lyon County Democratic Convention, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Silver Stage High School Cafeteria, Highway 50. Delegates to the Nevada Democratic State Convention will be elected. Call 577-2505.

Helping Hands Clinic for you and your horse, 11 a.m., Sams Ranch, 2325 Ramsey Cutoff. For you, your horse and family. Includes a potluck; bring a side dish to serve with burgers and dogs. Call 577-9503 or 629-0713.

Lahontan Audubon Society birding field trip to Smith Valley to observe the mating displays of greater sage grouse. Meet at 5 a.m. and carpool from a location in Minden/Gardnerville. This event is free and open to the public. Call 577-9641 or 857-0191.

12th annual Cowboy Jubilee and Poetry, 4 p.m., Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. Also 8 p.m. show. Tickets $25 reserved, $20 general admission. Also Western barbecue dinner from 5-8 p.m. Adults $10; children $5. Call 883-1532.


Perry-oake, karaoke hosted by Perry Arnn, 7:00 p.m., Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St. Call 847-0111.


Gold Hill Hotel lecture series with author Jan Cleere on “More than Petticoats: Remarkable Nevada Women” at 7:30 p.m., Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St. Buffet dinner available 5-7 p.m. Cost $15 dinner/lecture; $5 lecture only. Call 847-0111.

Pearl Harbor Survivors meeting at 10 a.m. at Grandma Hattie’s Restaurant, 2811 S. Carson St. Open to all survivors and their family. Call 883-1842.


Wednesday Youth Night, 6:30-9 p.m., Soul’d Out Youth Night, 8755 Cimarron Trail. All middle and high school youth invited for free dinner, Bible study and games. Play pool, ping-pong, cards, video games, more. Call 577-4585.


Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce mixer, 5:30 p.m. Hosted by Healthy Communities of Lyon and Storey counties, Dayton Community Center, 170 Pike St. Call 246-7909.

Square and round dancing, 6:15-9:15 p.m., Dayton Silver Squares/Merry Go Rounds at Dayton High School. Rounds at 6:15 p.m.; squares at 7:30 p.m. Call 883-2937.

March 17

“Dirty Deeds Don’t Do, or Dayton Diggins Again” at 7:30 p.m. at Odeon Hall, 65 Pike St. in Dayton. A melodrama is performed. Call 246-9622.