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Calendar of Events

Staff reports


— Hot August Nights. Classic cars on display throughout Reno and Sparks. Features show and shines, cruises, dances, dinners and more. Call 353-2291.

— Western Week and Rodeo at Truckee Championship Rodeo at rodeo grounds. Call (530) 559-1725 or visit

— Carson City Farmers Market, 3:30-7:30 p.m., Pony Express Pavilion, Mills Park. Features farm-fresh produce, vegetables, fruits, flowers and crafts. Call 687-7410

— Sierra Nevada Association of Realtors breakfast meeting, 8 a.m., Sierra Nevada Golf Ranch, Genoa. Menu is Cobb omelette; $16 with reservation. Guest speaker is Dan Holler, Douglas County manager. Call 885-7200 or 588-6363.

— Carson City Democratic Central Committee meets at 7 p.m. at 709 E. Robinson St. Speaker is Marcia deBraga, Nevada State Democratic Central Committee second vice chair. Call 841-3367.

— The Act performs at the Carson Nugget Show Lounge, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. today-Thursday and Sunday, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday-Saturday. Call 882-1626.

— Sierra Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lampe Park, Gardnerville. Features fresh produce, baked goods and homemade gifts. Call 782-9828.

— Douglas County Public Library Storytime in Lampe Park, 10 a.m. with special guest Smokey Bear. Safety presentation by Stacy Saucedo of the U.S. Forest Service. Call 782-9841.

— Douglas County Republican Women meet at noon for a buffet luncheon at the Carson Valley Inn, Minden. Guest speakers are Cherie M. Tilley of Spring Creek, candidate for the 2004 U.S. Senate, and Mary Ellen Cushard of Henderson, president-elect of Nevada Federation of Republican Women. $15 at the door; call 265-6658 or 267-2408.

— The Hildees perform at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.

— City Zu performs at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.

— Comedians Greg Giraldo and Darryl Collier perform with emcee Howie Nave at The Improv at Harveys. $25 ; call for show times, (800) 427-8397.