November 13, 2006
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. Call 687-4810 ext. 237.
Make Your Own Baby Food, 10 a.m., Ron Wood Family Resource Center, 212 E. Winnie Lane. Free workshop. For information and to RSVP, call 884-2269.
Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare Auxiliary luncheon, 11 a.m., Empire Ranch Golf Club, 1251 Country Club Drive. Includes business meeting and program. Call 882-7057.
Turkey Roundup for FISH, 2-9 p.m., Carson City Elks Lodge No. 2177, 515 N. Nevada St. Frozen turkeys needed for the families who FISH is helping provide Thanksgiving dinners. Call 882-2177.
Telcom Pioneers November dinner, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mom and Pop’s Diner, 224 S. Carson St. Thanksgiving themed dinner $16 per person; all past, current and retired telephone persons and guests welcome. The Pioneers are a nonprofit group which sponsors different community programs. Call 882-5205.
Blue Star Military Moms meeting, 6-8:15 p.m., Carson Tahoe Hospital Juniper Room. A support group for military families; open to all adult-age military family members. Call 232-3379.
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Evening Storytime, 7 p.m., Carson City Library, 900 N. Roop St. Features the illustrated magic of making tortillas. Call 887-2244.
Round Dance, 7-9 p.m., Merry Go Rounds Round Dancing, 449 W. King St. Choreographed ballroom dancing at the Brewery Arts Center, in the ballroom. Cost $2.75 per person. Call Don or Sheila Swartz, 883-2937.
Tuesday Lecture Series featuring Squeek Steele, 7:30 p.m., Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 S. Main St. Special event features A Night of Ragtime and other 19th Century favorites. Guest Gary Greenlund on banjo. Buffet dinner available at 5 p.m. Dinner and entertainment $25. Call 847-0111.
Books and Brags, 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N Carson St. A literacy-based program where children read a story and make a craft related to that story to brag about; open to all ages, free with museum membership or admission. Call 884-2226.
Louie Fontaine performs, 7 p.m., Carson Nugget Show Lounge, 507 N. Carson St. Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday 8 p.m. No cover charge. Call 882-1626.
November Jazz with the Mile High Jazz Band, 8-10 p.m., Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Cost $5 general admission; $4 members of Mile High Jazz Band Assoc., free for ages 18-younger. Swing dance instruction from 6-7:30 p.m., additional $5. Call 883-4154.
Toddler Time Ron Wood Family Resource Center, 212 E. Winnie Lane. Two Toddler Times offered: For 1-year-olds at 9:30 a.m.; 2-year-olds from 11-noon. Call 884-2269.
Carson City AARP Chapter 723 meeting 1:30 p.m., Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Drive. Includes entertainment by a barbershop quartet, refreshments. Call 267-1715.
Nevada Singles meet, 6 p.m., Carson Station. For those aged 40 and older. Call 882-0504.
Free Weight Loss Class, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Jenny Craig’s Weight Loss Center, 444 E. William St. “Stress and other eating triggers.” Learn effective relaxation techniques. Call to reserve space. Call 884-0400.
Rotary International Foundation Dinner, 6 p.m., Plaza Hotel and Conference Center, 810 S. Carson St. Recognition and celebration of achievements of the Rotary Foundation’s nine area clubs. Call 882-3522.