Legislative Hotline phone service
Up-to-the-minute information on the 2009 Nevada State Legislature is only a phone call away. The Nevada Sate Library and Archives provides a free Legislative Hotline phone service throughout the 2009 session. Hotline service is available 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. Legislative Hotline Numbers are: Statewide: 1-800-995-9090 (in-state only; ask for the Legislative Hotline); Las Vegas: 702-486-2626 (ask for the Legislative Hotline); Carson City: 684-3360. Hotline e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
“Cancer 101” free symposium at Carson Tahoe Cancer Center
Carson Tahoe Cancer Center presents “Cancer 101,” a free symposium presented by Dr. Jonathan Tay, 4 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26, 1535 Medical Parkway. For information, call 445-7508.
Dog obedience class at Fuji in April
Guy Yeaman will teach dog obedience, 6:30 p.m., Monday, April 13, Fuji Park, 701 Clear Creek Road. The class is a six-week session for $75. Dogs will learn to obey commands such as: heel, sit, stay, stand and recall. Each dog needs a training collar and a fabric or leather lead. Dogs must be at least 4-months-old and current on their shots. To register and for information, call 265-4530.
Square dance documentary to be filmed
All dancers are invited to participate in the filming of a documentary on square dancing and Larry Ward’s career, from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, CVIC Hall, 1604 Esmeralda Avenue, Minden. Dancing exhibitions are from 7-10 p.m., rounds between alternating mainstream and plus square dancing. Donation $7. To RSVP and for information, call 392-0182.
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).