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Carson City

Carson City Music Club meeting today

Carson City Music Club meet 7 p.m., tonight, Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall, 511 W. King St. Violinist Michael Lesmes, a graduate of Carson High School and student of Danny Yale, will play Bartok, and a Saint-Saens concerto, plus other pieces, accompanied by Jane Theiss on piano. Student of the month is pianist Lauren Angelo. Admission $5 at the door; refreshments after the performance. For information, call 720-9058.

‘Earth Friendly Art’ at museum

The Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada and Crafty Lessons by Melodie host “Earth Friendly Art,” 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays, June 17-July 8. Class size is limited to 18 students. Learn about the conservation and preservation of the Earth through the construction of Earth Friendly Projects. Cost is $45 for Children Museum Members and $55 for non-members. To pre-register call 841-7423.

‘The Texture and Weave of Traditional Art’ on display

The Nevada Arts Council presents “The Texture and Weave of Traditional Art,” 8 a.m.-5 p.m., through July 27 in the OXS Gallery, Nevada Arts Council, 716 N. Carson St, Suite A. The exhibit includes examples of Ukrainian decorated eggs, Peruvian embroidered textile, Pauite, Washoe and Shoshone water jugs, beaded and willow baskets, rawhide and horsehair equine gear, and silver and gold jewelry with classic Western images. For information, call 687-6680.

Douglas County

Footprint Association to meet

Carson Valley Chapter 72 of International Footprint Association will meet at 6 p.m. June 19 at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 US Highway 395 N. Reservations should be made by June 12. Chief Tod Carlini of the East Fork Fire and Paramedic District will be guest speaker. To make reservations or for information, call 267-4355 or 783-9759.

Virginia City

Summer fun for kids

Summer fun for youth and children of all ages. Community Chest, Inc., Virginia City offers a line-up of fun beginning 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday, June 16-Thursday, Aug. 21 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday, July 1-Thursday, Aug. 7. To reserve a space visit call, 847-9311, ext. 108 or drop by the Community Chest Office at 991 S. C St., Virginia City.

Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe Corvette Club

Lake Tahoe Corvette Club meets tonight, Lake Tahoe Chinese Buffet, 871 Emerald Bay Road. Dinner hours is 6-7 p.m. The meeting will be 7-8 p.m. All Corvette owners are encouraged to attend the meeting to learn more about this non-profit, social club. All Corvette owners are encouraged to attend the meeting to learn more about this non-profit, social club. For information, visit