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Carson City

Ribbon cutting

for Salon Chocolat:

Join the Carson City Chamber of Commerce for a ribbon cutting and grand opening 5-8 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4 at Salon Chocolat, 177 W. Proctor St. Indulge in an evening of beauty and chocolate. For information, call 882-1565.

Healthcare Auxiliary hosts luncheon:

The Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare Auxiliary will hosts a luncheon, 11 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 10, at the Carson Nugget, 507 N. Carson St. Reservations are required. The luncheon is $20 per person. Eight Western Nevada Nursing Scholarships will be presented as well as a celebration of our “Baby layette shower” in which six new parents each month are provide with layette starter gifts. For information on the “Baby layette shower” call 841-1617. For reservations and information, call 882-3936.

Douglas County

Spend an afternoon with local authors:

The Douglas County Public Library in Minden presents, “An Afternoon with Local Authors”

2-4 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 7, 1625 Library Lane, Minden. This free event will feature an appearance by local mystery author Todd Borg. Other authors participating include: Megan Avila, Will Couvillier, Robert Ellison, Frank Rocha, and Candace Stewart.

The authors will sell their books, meet readers, and sign autographs. For information visit or call 782-9841.

Young at Heart trustees to meet:

Young at Heart Senior Citizens Club Board of Trustees will meet, 9:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 9 at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville. For information, call 783-6455.