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Today

-- Carson High School Senior/Senior prom in the big gym. Call 283-1600.

— Vintage clothing display at the Roberts House Museum and a series of teas. The museum, at 1207 N. Carson St., is open from 1-3 p.m. through Sunday. Anyone who would like to attend a tea can call 887-8865. For information call 887-2174.

Saturday

— “Chili on the Mountain” ICS Chili Cook-off in Virginia City on Saturday, public tasting at 1 p.m. in the Bucket of Blood Saloon parking lot. An “Anything Goes, open to the public” chili cook-off Sunday, 1 p.m. Taste kits available for $2 each. Call 847-7504 or 847-0311.

— Rock Point Mill Site tour, 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Rock Point Mill Site, in Dayton on Highway 50, across from Dayton State Park. Call 687-5678.

— Nevada Shakespeare Festival features Taming of the Shrew, 7 p.m. at the Carson Valley Playhouse. Information, call 324-4198.

— Carson High School Senior prom, in the big gym. Call 283-1600.

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— Bowers Mansion Encampment, Bowers Mansion in Washoe Valley. Call 885-0196 for information.

— National Multiple Sclerosis Soceity MS Walk, “Miles of Smiles,” 8 a.m. at Mills Park with this year’s marshall Mayor Ray Masayko. Call 329-7180.

— Richard Elloyan and Brenn Hill perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall. Call 883-1976.

— Genoa Couthouse Museum opens for the season. Daily hours 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 782-2555.

— Nevada Wildlife Federation’s annual Conservation Achievement Awards and luncheon, noon at the Delta Saloon and Casino, 18 S. C St., Virginia City. Tickets are $22 per person; keynote speaker is Dr. Gary Back. Call 246-4826.

— Annual Methodist Men Yard Sale, 7 a.m. to noon at the church, 412 W. Musser St. United Methodist Youth Pancake Breakfast held in conjunction. Call 882-1436.

— Scout Troop No. 145 13th annual Rummage Sale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Seeliger Elementary School. Raffle tickets and refreshments available. Proceeds benefit scout activities. Call 841-1931.

— Christians-in-Action Youth Group holds a rummage sale from 8 a.m. until “everything is sold” at Good Shepherd Wesleyan Church, 1505 Railroad Dr. (at the corner of Saliman). Available is kitchenware to clothing to TVs and furniture. Call 885-8361.

— Carson Advocates for Cancer Care will be selling tickets to win a new Toyota Echo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot of Lowe’s Home Improvement Center on Fairview Drive. The winning ticket will be drawn at the USO dance May 18. Call 883-7477.

— Second annual kayak demo, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Washoe Lake State Park, east entrance, sponsored by The Sporting Rage. Free to the public; refreshments served. Call 885-7773.

Sunday

— Cinco De Mayo celebration at 11 a.m. at Mo and Sluggo’s, 110 W. Telegraph St. Food and drink specials, plus giveaways. Call 885-1888.

— Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames, a dramatized real life presentation, 6 p.m. Sunday; 7 p.m. Monday-Tuesday at Capital Christian Center, 1600 Snyder Ave. Call 883-3355.