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Council for the Prevention of Domestic Violence seeks members

The Nevada Council for the Prevention of Domestic Violence is accepting applications for new members through June 16.

The Council provides direction to the governor and Legislature on statewide domestic violence policy and legislation, increases public awareness of the magnitude and seriousness of domestic violence, advocates changes in law enforcement procedure and increases access to legal and medical services to survivors in need.

The application is available at

Deadline near on conservation program

Agricultural producers and landowners who want to enroll fragile cropland that is subject to erosion into the current Conservation Reserve Program are being given an extension to April 28. The original deadline was April 14.

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Carson City

Airport Authority meets tonight

The Carson City Airport Authority will meet at 6 p.m. today in the Sierra Room of the Community Center, 581 E. William St.

Scheduled topics include actions considering status of the master plan, deciding whether to use taxiway Charlie for aircraft alone or also to allow vehicle operations, and contracting leasing equipment and heavy maintenance contractors to perform landscaping maintenance on airport property.

Senior Follies ticket outlets announced

Tickets for the three performances of the “2006 Senior Follies,” to be held June 2-4 may be purchased at the Carson City Senior Center, 911 Beverly Drive; Maytan Music, 911 Topsy Lane, No. 110; Bank of the West, 2976 N. Carson St.; Washoe County Senior Center, 1155 E. Ninth St., Reno; and Mane Event, 1882 E. Long St.. Admission is $10 for seniors and children, and $20 for general admission. Call 883-0703

Emblem Club to hold ‘After-Taxes’ dinner

The Carson City Emblem Club No. 507 will host an “After-Taxes” dinner at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Elks Lodge, 515 N. Nevada St.

The dinner is open to the public. Cost is $6 per person and includes stew, cornbread, garlic bread, salad and dessert. For information, call 885-9019 or 885-0149.

Comma Coffee holds ‘open floor night’

Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St., will hold World Dance Open Floor Night at 7 p.m. Friday. Signups start at 7 p.m. and dancers start at 8. There is no charge. Call 882-0372.


Dance champs show returns to Reno

The Reno Dance Sensation – Swing and Salsa Championships and Show returns for its third convention Thursday through Sunday at the Reno Hilton.

Newcomers and experienced dancers are welcome to attend. For information go to

University women’s convention in Reno

The American Association of University Women of Nevada will hold their convention Saturday and Sunday at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino at 407 N. Virginia St. in Reno. The theme is Education is the Gateway.

For information, call 852-3938.