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Donors who donate blood up through Valentine’s Day (Wednesday) will be automatically entered into a drawing to win one of two waterfall-style, heart-shaped, 1-carat diamond pendants, to be awarded Thursday. The pendants were donated by Hart’s Fine Jewelry.

For information or to make an appointment, call 887-9111 or visit http://www.bloodhero.com.

Carson City

Miss Carson City accepting applications

The Miss Carson City Scholarship Program will be accepting applications through Tuesday.

The pageant will be held March 6. Girls must be a graduating high school senior or older, never been married, and never been pregnant. For information, call 721-2928.

California employees association to meet

There will be a meeting of the California Retired Public Employees Association, Northern Nevada chapter, at 11:30 a.m. today at Grandma Hattie’s restaurant, 2811 S. Carson St.

For information, call 674-6449.

‘Jazz Sampler for Sweethearts’ Tuesday

The Mile High Jazz Band will be performing a “Jazz Sampler for Sweethearts” 8-10 p.m. Tuesday at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Cost is $5 at the door, $4 for members of the Mile High Jazz Band Association, and free for those aged 18 and under.

Dance instruction is from 6 – 7:30 p.m. for $5 extra. For information, call 883-2662.

Douglas County

Young at Heart to meet

The regular monthly meeting of the Young at Heart Senior Citizens Club Board of Trustees will be at 9:30 a.m. today at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane in Gardnerville.

For information, call 783-6455.

Douglas County senior services to meet Tuesday

The regular monthly meeting of Douglas County’s Senior Services Advisory Council will be 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Douglas County Senior Citizen’s Center.

This meeting is a reschedule of the original Monday meeting.

For information, call 783-6455.

Reno

Gourmet Gardening class Tuesday

There will be a free Master Gardener workshop titled “Gourmet Gardening” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bartley Ranch Regional Park in Reno.

Master Gardener Whitney Lauren will discuss growing herbs and edible flowers to add flavor and variety to meals.

For information, call 784-4848.