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‘Dragon Tales’ music mystery coming to UNR

Dragon Tales Live “Missing Music Mystery” will be performed at the Lawlor Events Center at the University of Nevada, Reno at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 and 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 8.

Tickets are already on sale. For more information call (775) 784-4444 to go to http://www.tickets.com. For information on the show, see http://www.dragontaleslive.com.

Arts scholarship deadline upcoming

Scholarship applications for graduating high school seniors are available on the Nevada Arts Advocates Web site at http://www.nvartsadvocates.org or though statewide high school counselors.

Four scholarships in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded in dance, music, theater and visual arts. Deadline for the applications is Feb. 14.

Share what you know by becoming a mentor

To be a mentor- to listen and to offer friendship, guidance, and encouragement to a young person – contact the Mentor Center of Western Nevada, a program of the Boys & Girls Club at Western Nevada Community College at 445-3346. There are many children waiting to “share what you know.”

Extended-studies catalog available for ’06

Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno is offering professional development courses for all levels – new to the workplace, experienced or aspiring to management – taught by experts in their fields, recruited from business and academic institutions.

Web registration is available at http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu. For more information or to request a catalog, see http://www.extendedstudies.unr.edu or call (775) 784-4046 or toll-free at 1-800-233-8928.

Relay For Life kickoff at Carson High School

The Relay for Life volunteer committee is throwing a kickoff party to celebrate the onset of relay season.

From 7-9 p.m. Feb. 2, old and new relay participants are encouraged to come to the Carson High School upstairs cafeteria for refreshments, entertainment and to sign up a team for this year’s Relay for Life.

The Carson City Relay for Life event is 2 p.m.-10 a.m. on July 14 and 15.

Information about how to form a team or become involved in Relay For Life is available from the American Cancer Society at 329-0609 or 1-800-ACS-2345, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, or visit http://www.cancer.org.

Training session for literacy volunteers

The Carson City Literacy Volunteer Organization will conduct a training session for people interested in tutoring adults in reading and writing English.

The classes will be held from 6-9 p.m. on Feb. 22 and Feb. 23, and from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Feb. 25 and March 4.

You must attend all the classes to be certified.

Registration is $25.

For more information and to register for these classes please, call Marilyn Brandvold at 885-1010.