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— Dresslerville Powwow 1 p.m. at the Dresslerville Indian Colony. Continues 8 a.m. Sunday. For information, call 265-7501 or 265-4438.

— “People and Their Amazing Animals,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at S&W Feeds, 2310 S. Curry St.

— Friends of the Carson City Library used book sale, 8-11 a.m. at the library, 900 N. Roop St. Also features SlotWorld/Kiwanis Breakfast for Books. Call 887-2244.

— Carson High School graduation ceremony, 10 a.m. on the football field. Call 283-1600.

— Carson City Aiport Air-Fair 2003, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Carson City Airport, free, open to the public. Features the B-17 Flying Fortress “Sentimental Journey” and the HE-111 Blitz Bomber. Rides available, $395 per person. Call 883-3111.

— USO Dinner Dance Party, 5-10 p.m. to benefit Carson Advocates for Cancer Care at Carson City Airport, Buehn-American Warbirds Hangar. Cost: $25. Pictures with the Marilyn Monroe impersonator $5. Tickets are at Marlo’s Fine Wines, Mike’s Pharmacy, Carson Photo or at Scolari’s Pharmacy in Gardnerville. Call 883-7477.

— Spring Farmers Market at Telegraph Square, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 883-1951.

— Motor Car rides at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 2180 S. Carson St., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adults $1, children 6-11, .50 cents, 5-younger free. Call 687-6953.

— Minden Rotary Hot Air Balloon Race, launches at 6:30 a.m. from Lampe Park, Gardnerville. Call 782-7987.

— Minden Arts and Crafts Fair, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days features entertainment and lots of crafts; sponsored by Minden businesses. Call 782-2444.

— A Really Big Sale to benefit the Children’s Museum, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 882-5458

— Kids’ Carp Derby, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at North Shore Marina on Highway 50 at Lahontan State Recreation Area. Registration, information: (775) 688-1559.

— Yard sale at the Roberts House Museum, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, 1207 N. Carson St. Features art, coins, antiques, collectibles, crafts, dolls, vintage jewelry, woodworking and more. Appraisals available from 1-3 p.m. Sunday only; $5 per item — no guns. Call 887-8865.

— Comstock Mobile Village Spring Rummage Sale, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the clubhouse, 2601 E. College Parkway. Features antiques, collectibles, housewares and more; free coffee. Call 882-3062.

— Damage Control performs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Joe Bob’s Roadhouse, 1510 Hot Springs Road. Call 883-7799.

— Soldier Meadows Birding Extravaganza by the Lahontan Audubon Society. Call 882-2597 or

— Local author Nyle Nation will autograph copies of his book “The Pine Nut Chronicle” from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crystal Kaleidoscope in Gardnerville. Call 782-5552 or 267-3703.

— The Robeys perform at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.

— Madison Avenue performs at the Carson Nugget Show Lounge; 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday-Saturday. Call 882-1626.

— Amy Clawson performs at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.

— Dwight Yoakam “Acoustic” performs at 9 p.m. each day at the Silver Legacy Grande Exposition Hall, Reno. Tickets $50, $45, $35, $25. Call 329-4777.