June 8, 2005
• Discipline With Purpose workshop today and Tuesday at St. Teresa Catholic School, for educators of all levels at all types of schools, grades K through 12. Visit http://www.selfdisciplinedwp.com or call (800) 691-4397.
• Carson City School District Board meeting, 7 p.m. at the Carson City Community Center Sierra Room, 851 E. William St.
• Flag Day celebration in Virginia City. Call 847-0311.
• Summer Farmers Market, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at the Pony Express Pavilion at Mills Park. Call 746-5024.
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• Lampe Park Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. features baked goods, fresh produce, art, fresh flowers and plants and more. Call 782-9828.
• Dayton Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. at Dayton Valley Floral, 209 Dayton Valley Road. Features more than 20 vendors with fresh produce, crafts and more. Call 246-5296.
• Push America, “Journey of Hope 2005” rides through Carson City Thursday and Friday. A team of bicyclists from Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity on a 60-city, 4,000-mile ride across the country to support people with disabilities and distribute grants to organizations. Visit http://www.pushamerica.org or call (704) 504-2400, ext. 135.
• Highway 50 Association Wagon Train runs through Carson City to Lake Tahoe via Spooner Summit from Thursday to Saturday. Lead wagons arrive Thursday; Friday night rendezvous at Fuji Park; train leaves for eight-day trip to Placerville at 8 a.m. Saturday. Call 887-1280 or 841-3844.
• Douglas and George Whittell High School Graduations at each school. Call Janie Gray at Whittell at 588-2446 or Mark Van Voorst at Douglas at 782-5136.
• Stewart Father’s Day Pow Wow and Reunion, the Nevada Indian Commission is hosting the 2005 Father’s Day Pow Wow to be held at the former Stewart Indian Boarding School Campus in Carson City beginning Friday through Sunday. Proceeds will benefit re-establishment of a museum/cultural center to preserve the history of the school. Call. 687-8333.
• Butterflies Are Free, presented by Proscenium Players, Inc. at 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. matinee Sunday at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Tickets $10 PPI/BAC members, students and seniors, $12 general admission. Call 883-1976.
• Juneteenth celebration from noon-3 p.m. at the Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N. Carson St. Free with paid admission or family membership. Call 884-2226.
• “Hep C Aware” Day and concert from noon-9 p.m. at Pony Express Pavilion at Mills Park. Sponsored by Carson-Tahoe Hospital, event is to raise community awareness of Hepatitis C. Features Kelly’s Lot, Rick Monroe, Che Zuro, Cushion Theory, Slim Chance, Chris Bell and 100 Percent Clues, Gene Butter and more; free concert, also raffle held. Call (818) 769-2701.
• Second annual Cops and Kids Sheriff’s Office Open House, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 901 E. Musser St. Includes games, food, crafts, bubbles, Mobile Command Unit, “Sheriff for the Day” drawing, free hot dogs (while supply lasts), hypno-comedy show and more. Call 887-2020, ext. 1907.
• Auditions for Battle of the Bands at Cornerstone Music/Connected, 900 Mallory Way. Call for scheduling, 841-1119.
• Dog Town Rescue dog adoption event, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Petco on Topsy Lane. Got to http://www.dogtown.petfinder.com or call (775) 934-5775.
• June 18-19 Ð Ride the Rails at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Dads ride free. Call 687-6953.
• Concert on the Green at 5 p.m. in Genoa Town Park (Town Hall if raining). Call 782-8696.
• Fourth Ward School Mining Walking Tour in Virginia City, 9:30 a.m. meet at the school. Tickets $20 adults, $10 children; space limited. Call 847-0975 or 847-0311.
• Father’s Day Barbecue at Hope Valley at noon. Call 782-2010.