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McAvoy Layne as “Mark Twain” at the Gold Hill Hotel. A Special performance for more information on this event, contact the hotel at 847-0111.

2006 Christmas Sign-ups, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at The Salvation Army, 661 Colorado St. Needy families of Carson City and Douglas County may sign up for toys and food boxes for Christmas. Call 887-9120.

Holiday Fair, 9 a.m., Stewart Community Center, 465 Clear Creek Road. Hours: today 1-7 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Items include authentic silver and turquoise, handmade items, beaded artwork, candles, crafts, holiday gifts and decor and more. Indian tacos and other food and refreshments available. Call 790-2983.

Viva la Revolucion!: Money of the Mexican Revolution, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson St. A bilingual exhibit from the American Numismatic Association. Regular admission fees apply. Call 687-4810, ext. 237.

“Turkey Roundup”, 2-9 p.m., Carson City Elks Lodge No. 2177, 515 N. Nevada St. Bring frozen turkeys to help Friends in Service Helping’s families. Call 882-2177.

Family Storytime, 10:15 a.m., Carson City Library youth department, 900 N. Roop St. Family storytime is for preschoolers and young elementary students, and their parents or guardians. Day-care groups not admitted. Free admission tickets required. Program held Thursdays and Fridays at 10:15 and 10:45 a.m. Call 887-2244.

Madison Avenue performs, 7 p.m., Carson Nugget Show Lounge, 507 N. Carson St. Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday at 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday 8 p.m. No cover charge. Call 882-1626.

Square and Round Dancing, 7-9:30 p.m., Capitol Cutups Square and Round Dance Club, 911 Beverly Drive. Weekly square and round dance held at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center. Call 883-2937.

“Brigadoon” at 7:30 p.m., Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. The Western Nevada Musical Theatre Company presents Lerner and Loewe’s award-winning “Brigadoon.” Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. Also a 2 p.m. matinee on Nov. 18. Call 445-4249.

Proscenium Players presents “Blood Brothers” 8 p.m., Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Ticket $12 for general admission; $10 for PPI/BAC member, seniors, students. Call 883-1976.

Live DJ, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Tommy’s Neighborhood Bar, 260 W. Winnie Lane. No cover charge. Call 841-1912.

“High Jinks on the Home Front or Who Gets the Gismo” 7:30 p.m., Legado Country Club (Dayton Valley Golf Club), 101 Palmer Drive. Dayton Misfits present the 1940’s-style musical melodrama set in the Cosmopolitan Cabaret during the second World War. Call 246-9622.

Night Flyer performs, 9 p.m., Dick’s Roadhouse, 10051 Highway 50 East. No cover charge. Call 246-4477.

Carson High School Holiday Craft Fair, 5-8:30 p.m., Carson High School, 1111 Saliman Road. More than 100 crafters and artisans, food, raffles, and photos with Santa. Admission $2 today, $1.50 Saturday, or $1 with a canned item on Saturday. Children and students free. All proceeds benefit CHS student programs. Call 883-6303.


St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Christmas Bazaar, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., St. Peter’s Episcopal Church parish hall, corner of Division and Telegraph streets. Features holiday gifts, handcrafted creations, inspirational items, food and more. Call 882-1534.

First United Methodist Church Holiday Faire, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Musser and Division streets. Soup lunch served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 882-1436.