June 15, 2005
• Carson City Board of Supervisors meeting, 8:30 a.m. at the Community Center Sierra Room.
• The American Legion sponsored Nevada Boys’ State will conduct a Flag-Retirement Ceremony at 12:45 p.m. today behind the State Capitol at the Nevada Veterans Memorial. Call Tod Jennings, 544-2534.
• International Footprint Association Carson Valley Chapter 72 meets at 6 p.m. at Casino Fandango. Guest speaker is Elaine Pace, chief of Fish Springs Volunteer Fire Department. Reservations requested; call 266-3435 or 783-9759.
• Dayton Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. at Dayton Valley Floral, 209 Dayton Valley Road. Features more than 20 vendors with produce, crafts and more. Call 246-5296.
• Push America, “Journey of Hope 2005” rides through Carson City. A team of bicyclists from Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity on a 60-city, 4,000-mile ride across the country to support people with disabilities and distribute grants to organizations. Visit http://www.pushamerica.org or call (704) 504-2400, ext. 135.
• Highway 50 Association Wagon Train runs through Carson City to Lake Tahoe via Spooner Summit. Lead wagons arrive today; Friday night rendezvous at Fuji Park; train leaves for eight-day trip to Placerville at 8 a.m. Saturday. Call 887-1280 or 841-3844.
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• “Living in Nevada” art exhibit at Capital City Arts Initiative’s Caffeine Gallery at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Features work by Virginia City High School students. Call 287-2252.
• Reno Rodeo at the Reno Livestock and Events Center. Features drill team competitions, barrel racing, steer wrestling, roping, team roping, cutting horse competition, bull riding and saddle bronc riding through June 25. Call (800) 225-2277.
• World Dance Open Floor Night at 7 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St., hosted by Ali Baba’s Belly Dance Productions. Free; all ages welcome. Call 882-0372.
• Cross Hair Culture performs at 9 p.m. at Decades Bar and Grille, 1475 Hot Springs Road. No cover; call 883-8889.
• Gardnerville Tumbleweeds Gymnastics Super Circus, 7 p.m., Community Center, 851 E. William St. Call 265-9496.
• Douglas and George Whittell high school graduations. Call Janie Gray at Whittell at 588-2446 or Mark Van Voorst at Douglas at 782-5136.
• “Building from the Past,” music performed at 8 p.m. at Piper’s Opera House, Virginia City. Tickets $15 general, $8 seniors and students, $25 for family pass; available at the Brewery Arts Center or at the door. Features the Mile High Jazz Band and Bella Voce, women’s choral music. Call 883-4154 or 847-0992.
• “Class Reunion, or True Love Wins Out,” 8 p.m. each day at Mia’s Swiss Restaurant, Dayton. Advance tickets $8 per person, call 246-9622.
• Amish Quilt and Craft Sale, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Reno Sparks Convention Center, Hall A, Reno. Free.
• Stewart Father’s Day Pow Wow and Reunion, host Nevada Indian Commission, at the former Stewart Indian Boarding School Campus through Sunday. Includes competition dancing, alumni events, Native arts and crafts, food, drum groups and boxing exhibition. Proceeds benefit re-establishment of a museum/cultural center to preserve the history of the school. Call 687-8333.
• Comedy “Butterflies Are Free,” presented by Proscenium Players, Inc. at 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. matinee Sunday at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Tickets $10 PPI/BAC members, students and seniors, $12 general admission. Call 883-1976.
• Gardnerville Tumbleweeds Gymnastics Super Circus, 4-7 p.m., Douglas County Fairgrounds, 851 E. William St. Call 265-9496.