Calendar of events
— Storey County School Board trustees meet 4 p.m. in the district office at 458 S. C St. in Virginia City.
— Carson City Area Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours” mixer, 5-7 p.m. at Thunder Canyon, 19 Lightning W Ranch Road, Washoe Valley. Call 882-1565.
— Carson City farmers market, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at Pony Express Pavilion, Mills Park. Features farm-fresh produce, vegetables, fruits, flowers and crafts. Call 687-7410.
— Sierra Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lampe Park, Gardnerville. Features fresh produce, baked goods and homemade gifts. Call 782-9828.
— Free stargazing at 9 p.m. at Mormon Station State Historic Park in Genoa. Call 782-2590.
— Nevada State Fair at fairgrounds of the Reno Livestock Events Center. Includes 4-H displays, bake-offs, carnival and more. Call 688-5767.
— The Smithsonian Barn Exhibit at the Carson Valley Museum, 1477 U.S. Highway 395, Gardnerville; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Features architectural models, photographs, period ads and pop culture objects. Call 782-2555.
— Major Link performs at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.
— Louie Fontaine and the Rockets perform at the Carson Nugget Show Lounge; 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Call 882-1626.
— Amy Clawson plays at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.
— Comedians Stagebenders and Paul Mecurio perform with emcee Howie Nave at The Improv at Harveys. Tickets $25; call for showtimes, (800) 427-8397.