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• Father’s Day

• Carson City Little League Father’s Day Raffle and Pancake Breakfast, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Seeliger Elementary School. Donation $3 per person; children 12-younger $1 at the door. Call 882-8211, 882-5353.

• Father’s Day Pow Wow and Reunion, hosted by the Nevada Indian Commission at the former Stewart Indian Boarding School Campus in Carson City 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. All are welcome to attend. Call Sherry Rupert at 687-8333.

• Comedy “Butterflies Are Free,” presented by Proscenium Players, Inc. at 2 p.m. at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Tickets $10 PPI/BAC members, students and seniors, $12 general admission. Call 883-1976.

• “Living in Nevada” art exhibit at Capital City Arts Initiative’s Caffeine Gallery at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. through June 30. Features work by Virginia City High School students. Call 287-2252.

• Free seminar on Lawn Care in the Heat of Summer, 9 a.m. at Greenhouse Garden Center, 2450 S. Curry St. Call 882-8600.

• Sagebrush Studebaker Club presents Spring Fling Orphan Meet, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fuji Park, Clear Creek Road. Open to classes 1910-20, 1921-30, 1931-40, 1941-50, 1951-60 and 1961-70. People’s Choice award given, as well as one overall. Pre-entry is $20, includes one tri-tip lunch; gate entry $25 (includes one lunch). Call (530) 541-1959 or (775) 463-3332.

• Pops Party Concert, 2:30 p.m. at the Governors Mansion, 600 N. Mountain St. Features harmonica virtuosos Tom Stryker and tenor Patrick Jolly. Call 883-4154.

• Concert on the Green at 5 p.m. in Genoa Town Park (Town Hall if raining) features the Dixieland band “And That’s Jazz.” Bring a picnic and lawn chairs. Call 782-5697.

• Young at Heart bingo, 1 p.m. at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville. Doors open at noon; must be 21 years or older to play. Free coffee and snacks; hot dogs and chili for purchase. Call 267-4897.

• Fourth Ward School Mining Walking Tour in Virginia City, 9:30 a.m. meet at the school. Tickets $20 adults, $10 children; space limited. Call 847-0975 or 847-0311.

• Father’s Day Barbecue at Hope Valley at noon. Call 782-2010.

• 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.


• Open Space Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at the Carson City Community Center Sierra Room, 851 E. William St.

• Carson City Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife public meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall Capitol Conference Room, 201 N. Carson St.

• National Pony Express Association re-ride. From Sand Springs (10:15 p.m.) to Ft. Churchill (Rangers Station at 6:15 a.m.) to Carson City (Third and Carson streets at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday) to Fridays Station (at Harrah’s at 4:15 p.m.). Follow on the Web at their address, or hot line 783-0462.


• National Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 1329 meets at 11:15 at Grandma Hattie’s Restaurant, business meeting at 12:15 p.m. Guest speaker is Detective Bob Motamenpour of the Carson City Sheriff’s Department. Call 884-3538 or 884-9448.

• Retired Telephone Pioneers meet at 5:30 p.m. at US Restaurant, 248 E. Winnie Lane. Reservations or information, call 882-5205.

• Carson City Parks and Recreation Commission meeting, 5:30 p.m. at the Carson City Community Center Sierra Room, 851 E. William St.

• Silver Sierra Adventurers travel group meets at 6 p.m. at the Carson Nugget, 507 N. Carson St. Guest speaker is Jackie Williams, director of San Diego Travel Industry. Call Harriet Post at 882-2671.

• Terry Gerard Band performs at the Carson Valley Inn, Minden through Sunday. Call 782-9711.