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Help on how to enroll at WNC offered
“First Step to WNC” is a new program that will feature monthly sessions on campus that detail specific college services to help Latino parents and high school students learn how to enroll and be successful in college. The first session, the admissions process and nursing program presentation, will be 6-8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 6, in Marlette Hall, Cedar Building, 2201 W. College Parkway. Sessions will be conducted in English but bilingual assistance will be provided for Spanish speakers. Other sessions will be held on Fridays, March 6, April 3, May 1 and June 5. For information, call 445-3344.
Register for 2009 Carson girls softball
Registration for the 2009 Carson girls softball season will be 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday, Feb. 7, Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. Fees are $55 for one child; $90 for two children and $140 for three children. Online registration may be done by visiting carsongirlssoftball.com and clicking on the registration button in the top left corner under links. For information, email email@example.com or call 885-7371.
Ski program offers Family Fun Day
Carson City Jr. Ski Program and Diamond Peak Ski Resort present Family Fun Days at Diamond Peak, Sunday, Feb. 8. $25 buys an all-day lift ticket. This offer is available to residents of Carson City, Dayton, Minden and Gardnerville. A picture ID and proof of residency must be brought to the Guest Services Window. Proceeds go to support the Carson City Jr. Ski Program. For information, call 887-2262.
Open House at Bethlehem Lutheran
Bethlehem Lutheran School will host an Open House, 6-7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 12, 1837 Mountain St. Tour the campus and visit with the principal and teachers. All classrooms will be open to view student work, science and social studies projects for grades 5-8 will be on display. For information, call 882-5252 ext. 100.
Legacy Corps seeks volunteers
The Nevada Rural Counties RSVP Program’s Nevada Legacy Corps seeks volunteers to provide respite to caregivers who provide round-the-clock care to homebound family members suffering from Alzheimer’s, Post Stroke, Dementia, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer, COPD, heart problems and many other disabilities throughout Carson, Douglas, Lyon, Storey and Washoe counties. In return for your service, you will receive a monthly stipend and be reimbursed for your mileage. For information and to volunteer, e-mail mindypeltier@char
terinternet.com or susanhaas
@charterinternet.com or call 841-6033.
Secret Witness turns 40 this year – and it’s helped solve many of Northern Nevada’s most violent crimes
Secret Witness tips have played a pivotal role in solving some of the most violent crimes the greater Northern Nevada region has seen. To date, Secret Witness has paid out more than $300,000 in rewards to anonymous tipsters. Rewards range from $50 (graffiti/tagging) to $1,500 (armed robbery) to $2,500 (murder).