Calendar of Events
August 27, 2004
• St. Ann’s Rummage Sale, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at St. Ann’s Church in Dayton, off Highway 50 at Hughes Road. Features furniture, kitchen appliances, lamps and more. Call 246-7578.
• “Romeo and Juliet” fund-raiser is performed at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets $15 general, $12 BAC members/students/seniors. Call 883-1976.
• “Truly Cool” parking lot sale, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Family Church, corner of E. William Street and Saliman Road. Hosted by the Carson Area Telecom Pioneers; donations accepted. Call Betty Razor at 841-2208 or Lee Radtke at 885-8166.
• Benefit Car Wash Western Nevada Performing Arts Center, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lowe’s Home Improvement Center, 444 Fairview Drive. Call 882-7485.
• Roberts House Tea, 10:30 a.m. at 1207 N. Carson St. Includes scones with toppings, fresh fruit, breads, desserts and teas. Cost $12 per person; call 887-8865.
• Carson City Natives and Newcomers Root Beer Float benefit, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Albertson’s, 4348 S. Carson St. Cost $1.50 per float; donations accepted. Proceeds benefit scholarship program.
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• Carson High School Football Alumni’s 10th annual Kick-off Dinner/Street Dance, 5 p.m. at Adele’s Restaurant, corner of W. John and N. Carson streets. Includes food, raffle, silent auction and Hall of Fame Inductions. Tickets $25 per person; call 883-8627 or 882-6258.
• Dayton Senior Center End of Summer Potluck Dinner Celebration, 5:30 p.m. Open to all seniors; bring your favorite side dish to share. At 320 Old Dayton Valley Road. Call 246-6210.
• Silver Stage Nighthawk Booster Club’s second annual Show ‘n Shine at Silver Stage High School football field, registration at 8 a.m.; features 21 classes with trophies to be awarded in all; show ‘n shine from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; awards ceremony at 4. Food and refreshments available, plus prize drawings. Call 629-1969, 629-9166 or 577-2077.
• Toby Keith performs at 6:30 p.m. at Harveys Lake Tahoe Outdoor Concert Series. Tickets $100, $90, $80. Call (800) 427-8397.
• REO Speedwagon and Styx perform at 8 p.m. at the Reno Hilton Outdoor Amphitheater. Tickets $36.75, $47.25; call 789-2285.
• “The Park After Dark,” a special program on how cats see at night and how animals hunt by hearing or echolocation, 8:15 p.m. at The Animal Ark. Admission $8 adults; children $6. Take 395 North to Red Rock Road (north of Reno), go right, 11.5 miles to Deerlodge, turn right. Call (775) 970-3111.
• Steam Up at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adults $4; children 6-11 $2.50, 5-younger free. Call 687-6953.
• Carson City Mint Coin Show at the Nevada State Museum, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day and features more than 40 coin dealers, gold panning and raffle prizes. General admission $5 adults; $3 seniors. Also today, Historic Coin Press operation of Coin Press No. 1. Call 687-4810, ext. 222.
• Lyon County Relay for Life at Yerington High School track, 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. A fund-raiser for the American Cancer Society. To register or for information, call Nancy Pursel at (775) 463-4479 or Kyle Davis at the ACS in Reno, 329-0609.