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by staff


— Carson City celebrates 125 years of city hood with citywide celebrations, begins at 5 p.m. at City Hall with birthday cake, refreshments and an historical visit by one of Carson City’s founders, Abe Curry; historical photo exhibit at the Nevada State Museum, and a gathering of past elected officials. Call 687-7410.

— A meeting to review the preliminary Arrowhead Drive roundabout design will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Cooperative Extension Conference Room, 2621 Northgate Lane, Room #12. Call Andrew Burnham, Carson City development services engineering manager, at 882-2355 ext. 1005 for information.

— The Carson River Advisory Committee meets at 6 p.m. in City Hall’s Capital Conference Room, 201 N. Carson St.

— Reno attorney Henry W. Cavallera is guest speaker on legal issues confronting caregivers, 1-2:30 p.m. at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr., respite care provided for loved ones at the center. All caregivers welcome to attend. Call 883-0703.

— Douglas County Republican Women meet at 11 a.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, Minden. Speaker is former Nevada State Treasurer and Assemblywoman Patti Cafferata. Reservations must be made before noon Feb. 28. Call 266-3435, 265-3344.

— Mumbo Gumbo performs live at Nero’s 2000, Caesars Tahoe, for their Mardi Gras celebration; doors open at 9 p.m. Call 586-2000.

— Fine Arts Fling at Galena High School, 6-9 p.m. Music, silent auction, dessert and coffee. Fund-raiser for arts activities and fine arts scholarships. Cost: $5. Call 851-5630.

— “Lawn Fertilization and Use of Color in Landscape,” two presentations by the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, 6:30-7:30 a.m. for soil pH by Bill Carlos; noon to 1 p.m. on adding color and dramatic effect to your landscape by Kevin Diamond, both at UNR Cooperative Extension, 5305 Mill St., Reno. Call 784-4848, ext. 120.

— Joe LaChew performs at the Carson Nugget Cork and Bottle Lounge. Through Saturday. Call 882-1626.