October 16, 2007
“China Now: New Horizons in Chinese Contemporary Art” 6:15 p.m., Carson City Public Library, 900 N. Roop St. Jeff Kelley, consulting curator of Contemporary Art at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco will present an illustrated talk on Chinese. The talk is part of “Nevada Neighbors,” a lecture series on contemporary art. Call 721-7936.
2007 Free Child Development Screening Clinic 3-6 p.m., Early Childhood Center, 710 W. Fourth St. For children up to age 5 who are not able to talk or perform tasks like other children their age or who may have other special needs. Must be resident of Carson City; general developmental, and speech and language screening performed. Interpreter will be available. Call 283-2303.
Indian Taco Sale 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Colony gymnasium, 2900 S. Curry St. A fundraiser for Nevada Day Pow Wow. Tacos $5 each; bread $2 each; soda or water $1 each. Free deliveries on orders of 5 or more. Call 351-4870, 443-7460.
“Ranging,” an exhibit by Emily Silver 8 a.m.-5 p.m., OXS Gallery, 716 N. Carson St. Silver is an artist on the Nevada Arts Council’s Artist- in-Residency roster. Call 687-6680.
“Pyrotechniques II” exhibit 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Western Nevada College Main Gallery, 2201 W. College Parkway. Exhibit features an interplay of form, surface and fire by Joe Winter, with four different firing techniques: Raku, gas-fired stoneware, wood-fired stoneware, and wood-fired salt-glazed stoneware. Call 445-3000.
“Designs on Silk” art display 7 a.m., Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Paintings include florals, still life and more. For more information, call 883-2662.
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“Voces Latinas: Works on Paper from 1921 to Present” 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. daily at the Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson St. A bilingual exhibit showcasing 17 Latino artists, in the South Changing Gallery. Call 687-4810, ext. 237.
Sierra Nevada Human Resources Association meeting 7:30 a.m., Casino Fandango, buffet conference room, 3800 S. Carson St. Guest speakers are Reno attorneys Anthony Hall and Hale Lane. Cost $5 members, $10 nonmembers; RSVP requested. Call 450-9180.
Mothers of Multiples 10:30 a.m., Family to Family Connection, 212 E. Winnie Lane. Free support and information for pregnant moms and moms with children ages birth to 5 years. Get together in a safe, friendly and fun environment for kids. RSVP requested. Call 884-2269.
Sunset Rotary meets 6 p.m., Glen Eagles Restaurant, North Carson Street. Guest speaker is Dr. Kevin Halow, who will talk about endovascular surgery. Call 885-9136.
Book Club 6-7 p.m., Starbucks, 3228 N. Carson St. A review of different book each week. Call 841-6557.
Sagebrush Chapter No. 607 meeting 7-9 p.m., residence, 1316 Stonewall St. Intro’s, fishing reports, monthly reports, yearly election of officers and board members, other scheduled events. For more information, call 883-4536.
Bingo 1-4 p.m., Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Drive. Enjoy an afternoon of Bingo and make friends and have refreshments. For more information, call 883-0703.
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