— Book signing with Dr. Christian Sorensen, “Catch the Spirit,” 7 p.m. at United Church of Religious Science, 675 Fairview Drive, Suite 218. Call 882-0901.
— Mickey Joseph and Tony Castle perform in Comedy Night Live at the Carson Valley Inn Shannon Ballroom at 9 p.m. Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 night of show. Call 782-9711.
— Recording artist Chris Proctor performs at 7:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Virginia City.
— The Will Rose Right-On Roadshow performs at the Wildhorse Saloon in Dayton, 8 p.m. to midnight. Call 246-7331.
— The Delegates, jump swing music from NYC, perform at the Garage Nightclub, inside the Reno Hilton. Call 789-2565.
— Jazz Quartet Erika performs for Concerts in the Atrium at Airport Gardens, 1325 Airmotive Way, Reno, noon-1 p.m. Admission: Free.
— Carson Performing Arts presents “A Piece of My Heart” at the Carson High School Black Box Theatre at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday. Tickets: $4 CH student body card, $5 student/senior, $6 general. Call 885-6331.
— WC Karaoke Show at the DC Bar & Grille, 1150 Airport Road, Minden, 8 pm. to midnight tonight and Saturday, hosted by Carla and Wayne Wilson. Call 783-9121.
— Guitar Shorty performs at the Brew Brothers tonight and Saturday, inside the Eldorado Hotel/Casino. Call 786-5700.
— Sprint US Freestyle Grand National at Heavenly Valley Ski Resort, through Sunday. Call (775) 588-2412.
— A special meeting of the Carson-Tahoe Hospital Board of Trustees meets at 8 a.m. at 3470 GS Richards Boulevard, Carson City.
— Book signing with Dr. Margaret Stortz, “I Am Enough,” at noon at United Church of Religious Science, 675 Fairview Dr., Suite 218. Call 882-0901.
— Winterfest Senior Appreciation lunch at Summerville at Virginia Creek, 1565 Virginia Ranch Road, Gardnerville at noon. The public is invited to attend. Call 782-3100.
— “Come In From the Cold” free winter family program series at Bartley Ranch Regional Park, Reno. “The Ranch Hand” video documentary by historian Jack Sutton at 7 p.m. Call 828-6612.
— The Northern Nevada Chapter of Romance Writers of America meets at the Sierra Arts Center, 200 Flint St., Reno at 10 a.m. Call 853-2977.
— Cheeseburger in Paradise, a tribute to Jimmy Buffett, at the Great Basin Brewery in Sparks, also Sunday. Call 355-7711.
— Antique Show & Sale at Genoa Lakes Golf Club, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Appraisal clinic available. Call 782-4951 or 782-2893.
— Paul Mitchell American Snowboard Tour at Northstar-at-Tahoe, also Sunday. Nation’s longest running professional and amateur snowboard competition. Call (775) 588-2412.
— 16th annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering at Elko, through Wednesday. Call the Western Folklife Center at (888) 880-5885.
— Carson Performing Arts presents “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” at the CHS Black Box Theatre at 2 p.m. Admission: $4 CHS student body card & children; $5 students and seniors; $6 general. Call 885-6331.
— Reno Jazz Collective performs at the First United Methodist Church, First and West streets, Reno at 4 p.m. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 children/students/seniors. Call 322-4564.
— Soprano Evelyn de la Rosa and Nevada Opera’s Artistic Director and concert pianist Robin Andrew Stamper perform in “Musical Fireworks 2000” at the Nightingale Concert Hall, UNR at 3 p.m. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door, includes a post-concert champagne reception. Call 786-4046.