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— “Wild Women – Playing with Fire” display at the Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty St., Reno. Through Oct. 3. Call 329-3333.

— Bill Medley perform at John Ascuaga’s Nugget Celebrity Showroom. Through Oct. 13. Tickets: $20 include tax and coctail. Call 356-3300.

— Genoa Game Night, Genoa Town Hall, 7 p.m. Call 782-0810 or 782-8696.

— Jethro Tull performs at the Reno Hilton Outdoor Amphitheater at 8 p.m. Tickets: $35, $25. Call 789-2285.

— The Romantics perform at the Peppermill Convention Showroom at 9 p.m. Tickets: $17.50, $22.50. Call 826-2121.

— Bob Newhart performs at the South Shore Room of Harrah’s Lake Tahoe. Call (800)427-7247.

— Rhythm Coalition featuring Buddy Davis performs at Brews Brothers, inside the Eldorado Hotel.

— Le Ann Rimes performs at the Silver Legacy, 9 p.m. and 8 p.m. Through Saturday. Tickets: $70, $60, $50. Through Saturday. Call 329-4777.

— “Ghosts,” a play by Henrik Ibsen, at the Bruka Theatre, 99 N. Virginia St., Reno at 8 p.m. Through Saturday. Tickets: $12 general, $10 students/seniors, $15 at the door. Call 323-3221.

— Blue Plate Special performs at the Garage, inside the Reno Hilton. Through Saturday. Call 789-2078.

— The Temptations & The Four Tops perform at Caesars Tahoe Circus Maximus, 9:30 p.m. Through Saturday. Tickets: $40, $30. Call (800)648-3353.

— Big Tiny Little performs at the Ramada Inn, Reno. Through Sunday. Call 329-7400.

— 16th annual Comstock Art Show in Virginia City. Through Oct. 31. Call 847-0311.


— The Telephone Pioneers annual rummage sale at 1489 Koontz Lane, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Call Patti Rose at 882-5205.

— Carson City Mini-Makers Workshop at the Carson City Library auditorium, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Create miniature roomboxes. Call 887-2244.

— Pappa Clutch and the Shifters perform at the Carson Valley Inn’s Shannon Ballroom at 8:30 p.m. Tickets: $12 Call 782-9711.

— “Free Yourself from Clutter with Feng Shui” class at the Recreation Annex across from Lampe Park, Gardnerville, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Call 782-9828 to register.

— David Lee Poetry Reading at Sierra Arts Center 200 Flint St., Reno, 7 p.m. Call 329-2787.

— Unnamed Writer’s Group meets at Northwest Library, 2325 Robb Dr., Reno at 10 a.m. Call 746-5024.

— Auction of household goods and office furniture at South Y Shops Storage, 1748 D Street, So. Lake Tahoe. 9 a.m. preview, 10 a.m. auction.

— Collectibles, Craft and Yard Sale at the Roberts House Museum, 1207 N. Carson St., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Through Sunday. Call 887-8865.

— Oktoberfest, a celebration of ‘wurst and oompah bands, and the best German beers, downtown Reno. Through Sunday. Call, 332-3333.

— Oktoberfest at Camp Richardson Resort, So. Lake Tahoe. Free admission. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Live entertainment, petting zoo, children’s games, Beer and Wine garden, German food. Through Sunday. Call (800) 544-1801.