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Carson City

Flu shots being offered today

Community Flu Shot Clinic will be 2-6 p.m. today at the Carson Mall, 1122 S. Stewart St. The flu clinics are open to everyone and no appointments are necessary. The cost for a flu shot is $25. Medicare Part B patients, no charge but bring your card. For a list of all locations, dates and times, call our Flu Shot Hotline 445-5595.

Change in location for aerobics classes

The Low-Impact Aerobics/Dance class taught by Dr. Thane Cornell meets every Wednesday at 10:45 a.m. in the Nevada Room at the Carson City Senior Center on Long St. A $5 fee allows you to Swing ‘N Sway your weight away. All ages are welcome. Contact at 885-0552 or 883-0703 for information.

Reserve a spot now for healthcare auxiliary luncheon

The Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare Auxiliary will hold its November meeting and luncheon 11 a.m. Nov. 13 at the Carson City Nugget, 507 N. Carson St.

The speaker will be Linda Ritter, Carson City manager. Contact Rosemary Smith for luncheon reservations by Nov. 8 at 882-7057 or for information contact the Auxiliary Gift Shop at 445-5142.

Lake Tahoe

Costume party at Whiskey Dick’s

Late-Nite Productions offers the “Big Pimpin Naughty Halloween Costume Party” at Whiskey Dick’s Saloon, 2660 Lake Tahoe Blvd., in South Lake Tahoe at 9 p.m. today. Join people from all around the lake and beyond dressed in their big pimpin’ and Naughty Costumes and ready to shake a tail feather.

On the turntables will be San Francisco’s DJ True Justice. Tickets are for the 21 and over and are $10 at the door.


Sparks Nugget to host Halloween bash

The inaugural Black Rose Ball is 9 p.m.-midnight Wednesday in the Rose Ballroom at John Ascuaga’s Nugget.

A super-sized freak-show dance party, the Black Rose Ball features live entertainment from the area’s favorite fiends, Sol Jibe and Keyser Soze, as well as a special guest DJ. Local scaremaster Zomboo from KOLO-TV will host the gala along with his lusciously malefic assistant Miss Transylvania. A $500 cash prize for the best costume highlights an array of scary-good rewards.

Tickets are just $20 by calling (800) 648-1177 or 356-3300 or by visiting Tickets are also available at the door.

Eldorado hosting Halloween events

Find your fright on Halloween night and more at the Eldorado Hotel Casino. Spend a spooky Night at the Mansion or get ghoulish during the Night of Horrors at BuBinga Lounge; then bring out the devil in you at The Brew Brothers Boo Bash.

The Brew Brothers Boo Bash is the place for scary sights and sounds at 9 p.m. Wednesday. Live music from AudioBoxx and a $50 bar tab for the scariest and most original costumes. Call 789-0490.