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Calendar of Events

Staff reports


— 14th annual Lion’s Club Brunch, 8 a.m. to noon at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr., to benefit the Meals on Wheels program. Features french toast, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, fruit, coffee, tea and orange juice. Seniors $3, non-seniors $4, children younger than 12, $3; entertainment provided. Call 883-0703.

— The women of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, WELCA, are holding their annual rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 1201 N. Saliman Road, corner of Highway 50.

— First United Methodist Women hold a rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church, corner of Division and Musser streets. Includes clothing, housewares and other treasures. Call 882-1436.

— Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post No. 3726 reorganization meeting, 11 a.m. at the Veterans Building, corner of Second and Curry streets. All interested veterans invited to attend, lunch will be served. Call 246-9374 or 246-0304.

— Children’s immunizations fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Carson Mall. Includes hepatitis A shots ($25 per child), all other required childhood vaccinations, including chicken pox and hepatitis B, free. Bring child’s immunization card. Call 885-1728.

— Carson City Toyota Spring Fling, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. A benefit for The March of Dimes — throw a pie in the face of a Toyota, Mazda-Hyundai or Ford manager. Prices vary from $5-$20. Call 882-5353.

— Saint Benedict Society of Corpus Christi hosts an afternoon of bingo and friendship, 11:30 a.m. at the church hall, 5335 Snyder Ave., games begin at 12:15 p.m. Cash prizes plus 50/50 drawing available; must be 21 or older to play. Concessions available. Call 882-1967.

— Award-winning poet Francisco X. Alarcon gives a bilingual poetry reading at 1 p.m. in the Carson City Library Auditorium, 900 N. Roop St. Call 887-2244, ext. 1004.

— Funtime Theater presents a murder-mystery dinner, 7 p.m. at Delta Saloon, 18 S. C St., Virginia City. Cost $40 per person, includes dinner and show today and Sunday. Call 240-5762 or visit

— Jim Belushi and The Sacred Hearts perform at 8 p.m. today and Sunday at Harrah’s South Shore Room. Tickets $45, $55; call (800) 427-7247.

— Tim Conway and Harvey Korman perform at 9 p.m. today and Sunday at the Silver Legacy Grande Exposition Hall, Reno. Tickets $63, $53, $43, $33. Call 325-7401.

— Delta Blue pianist Bob Malone performs at 8 p.m. at The Upstage Center Theatre, 900 Mallory Way, with guest guitarist Bob Kinney. Call 882-8900.

— Youth Art Festival, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mia’s Swiss Restaurant, 65 Pike St., Dayton. Presented by Do-Mor for Dayton; refreshments will be served, with live music from 2-4 p.m. by the Silver Sage Band. Call 246-3993.

— Rally for the Children of Domestic Violence, 10 a.m. at St. Gall Pastoral Center, 1343 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville; hosted by Purple Ribbon Coalition. Guest speaker is Ian Hill; free continental breakfast. Free information available.

— Carson Valley Kiwanis Club annual Ham Bingo at the CVIC Hall, Minden. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m. and continue until all hams, two Easter baskets and grand prize are given away. Free popcorn and cookies; soda, coffee available for purchase. Call Len Frueh at 265-8872.

— Earth Day Environmental Film Festival, 6:30 p.m. at Lake Tahoe Community College Theatre. Free, open to public. Call (530) 544-7409.

— Beer Can Collectors of America’s 28th annual Breweriana and Antique Advertising Show, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at CalNeva Hotel and Casino, Nevadan Ballroom. Free, open to the public. Call (530) 750-2264 or (916) 769-0051.

— Antique Show and Sale and Appraisal Clinic, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Genoa Town Hall. Call 782-4951.