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Community Calendar

“Handmade in Nevada” eXhibition Series, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson St. Features artwork from various folk artists. Call 687-7106.

“Slot Machines: The Fey Collection” on display, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson St. Admission $5 adults, $3 seniors and 17-younger, members free. Call 687-4810, ext. 239.

Engineering Workshop, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N. Carson St. A hands-on workshop held by Society of Women Engineers. Learn about engineering and materials. Also give-aways. Call 775-884-2226.

“Pond Filtration Systems” seminar, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Greenhouse Garden Center, 2450 S. Curry St. Mike Manning of Innovative Pond Products is guest speaker. Fee $15 per person; reservations required. Call 882-8600.

Carson Performing Arts Presents “Pericles, Prince of Tyre”, 2 p.m. at the Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. Tickets are $6 for CHS students and children 12-under/ $7 for senior citizens and students, $8 general admission. Call 887-0438.

Monday

“100 Years of Influence” Women’s History Exhibit, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Nevada State Library and Archives, 100 N. Stewart St. In the Joseph Anderson Exhibit Gallery includes the Wall of Women; produced by Women of Diversity Productions, Inc. Call 684-3313.

Tuesday

Sen. Joe Biden addresses Carson City Democrats, 9:30 a.m., Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Free. Call 841-3367.

Infant Massage, 10 a.m., Ron Wood Family Resource Center, 212 E. Winnie Lane. Free workshop for parents and babies birth to 12 months. RSVP at 884-2269.

Books and Brags, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N. Carson St. A literacy-based program that includes reading stories and creating crafts to bring home and brag about. All ages and walk-ins welcome. Free with museum membership or museum admission applies. Call 884-2226.

Carson City Republican Women meeting, 11:30 a.m., Carson Nugget, upstairs, 507 N. Carson St. Guest speaker is Chuck Muth, president of the Washington, D.C.-based Citizen Outreach and author of the daily online Nevada News and Views. Social at 11, buffet lunch at 11:30, speaker at noon. Cost $17 per person; call for reservations by Tuesday. Call 882-7960.

National Active and Retired Federal Employees meeting, 11:30 a.m., Grandma Hattie’s Restaurant, 2811 S. Carson St. Luncheon is at 11:30, business meeting at 12:15 p.m. Guest speaker is Sheri Rupert, executive director of the Nevada Indian Commission. Call 884-2724 or 246-0926.

Carson Valley Pioneers monthly meeting, 1:30-3 p.m., Silver Oak Golf Club. Luncheon meeting; cost is $19 per person. All past, current, retired employees, friends and family are welcome. Call 882-5205.

Silver Sierra Adventurers meeting, 6 p.m., Carson Nugget, second floor, 507 N. Carson St. Program includes guest speaker. Call 883-9041.

Tuesday lecture series “History Will Teach Us Nothing,” 7:30 p.m., Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St. Presented by author Alex Atreides. Buffet available from 5-7 p.m., $15; lecture only $5. Call 847-0111.

Cardiology Symposium, 6:30-8 p.m., Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center, 1600 Medical Parkway, Aspen Auditorium. “Here’s to Your Heart,” a free symposium featuring a distinguished panel of Carson Tahoe physicians, and a question and answer session. Guest speakers include, Dr. Todd Chapman, chief of Cardiac Surgery for Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare, and cardiologists Dr. Stephen Tann and Dr. David Baker. Call 445-5161.