November 10, 2007
“Guys and Dolls,” 2 p.m. Sunday, Carson City Community Center, 851 E. William St. Presented by Western Nevada Musical Theater Company. Tickets $18 general, $16 students and seniors, $14 ages 17 and younger. Call 445-4249.
“Wonder of the World,” 8 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sunday, Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St. Performed by Proscenium Players, play is a wild ride of fantasy, farce and self-discovery. Tickets $12 general, $10 PPI/BAC members. Call 826-1685.
Old Fashioned Revival Meeting – without the tent, 7 p.m., Bread of Life Christian Fellowship, 10042 Highway 50 East. Brother Billy Bresindine of the Regents Gospel Quartet will be ministering in music and the word of God. Call 530-8297.
Cookie Dough Fundraiser for Dayton Elementary School Boosters. Money will be used to update and paint the playground. To place an order, call Kadee Mason by Friday at 230-8239.
Greenhouse Garden Center open house 10 a.m., Greenhouse Garden Center, 2450 S. Curry St. Features ornaments, themed Christmas trees, Mark Roberts fairies, live holiday music and more. Call 882-8600.
Oakland Raiders versus Chicago Bears game watch, 1:15 p.m., Q’s Barbecue Restaurant, 230 Fairview Drive. Open to all football fans, drawings held throughout game. Proceeds used to “adopt” homebound senior citizens at Christmas. Call 232-9700.
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Veterans Day Parade 11 a.m., C Street, Virginia City. City honors Glenn Tierney, retired test pilot. Line up at Historic Fourth Ward School; late entries welcome. Call 847-4768.
Veterans Day ceremony 3 p.m., Lone Mountain Cemetery, 1044 Beverly Drive. Gen. William Passmore Carlin, Camp 25 of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, will hold a short service and wreath laying at the Custer Post 5 Grand Army of the Republic Civil War monument. Call 972-7420.
“Fragments of Latin America” photography collection, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Western Nevada College Gallery, 2201 West College Parkway. A collection by WNC Graphic Communications Instructor Jayna Conkey. Call 445-3000.
“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.
“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 and younger, members free. Call 687-4810, ext. 239.
“Voces Latinas: Works on Paper from 1921 to Present,” 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson St. A bilingual (Spanish/English) exhibit showcasing 17 Latino artists in the South Changing Gallery. Call 687-4810, ext. 237.
Carson City Canasta Group meets, 12:30-4 p.m., Comstock Mobile Home Park, 2601 College Parkway. Cost $5 annual dues, plus 50 cents per weekly play. Call 885-1057.
Monday Mania, 5-10 p.m., Decades Bar and Grill, 1475 Old Hot Springs Road. Free pool, Jell-O shots and giveaways every quarter during Monday Night Football, plus food and drink specials. Call 883-8889.
Carson City Music Club, 7-8:30 p.m., Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall, 511 W. King St. Dan Ballard presents a program called “10,000 Years of Hornblowing” including music and display of several instruments. Also performing will be Jared Clemenson on piano with three jazz preludes. Cost $5 at the door. Refreshments served after the performances. Call 720-9058.
Art Demonstration, 1-2:30 p.m., Brewery Arts Center Gallery, 449 W. King St. A demonstration of card making by Dolores Archuleta-Henderson, just in time for the holidays. Call 882-6411.
Small Business Seminar, 7:30-10 a.m., Nevada Appeal, 580 Mallory Way. Learn small-budget marketing for big budget impact. Cost $25 per person (can be credited toward Nevada Appeal advertising); seating limited to 50. Call 882-2111.
Walking Club, 10-11 a.m., Carson City Community Center gym, 851 E. William St. Walk outside during warm weather at area parks and trails and inside when it gets cold. Easy walking. Have fun, socialize and walk all at the same time. Call 887-2290 ext.100.
Children’s Museum Books & Brags, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N. Carson St. Features story time and crafts. Kids read a story and make a related craft to brag about. Class is free with museum admission or membership; open to all ages. Call 884-2226.
Food for Thought food drive, 5-7 p.m., Little People Portraits, 3246 N. Carson St. Hosted by Little People Portraits, bring at least two nonperishable food items and receive a free, 4×6 portrait of your child. Food suggestions include microwavable soups, individual juice boxes, crackers with peanut butter or cheese, Easy Mac, power bars. Monetary donations accepted. Call 882-3207.
Muscle Powered Walk Ð Silver Saddle Ranch, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Silver Saddle Ranch. Meet leader Donna Inversin just outside of the entrance gate to Silver Saddle Ranch; flash lights recommended. Must be a Muscle Powered member, may join at start of walk. Call 315-6763.
Carson AT&T Pioneers dinner, 5:30-7 p.m., Mom&Pop’s Diner, 224 S. Carson St. Everyone is welcome; no requirement to be a telephone employee. Dinner includes full turkey spread with drink and dessert. Cost is $18, which includes tax and tip. Call for reservation. Call 882-5205.
Bill Richardson Supporters for President meet, 5:30 p.m., Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Information about campaign platform and candidate available. Call 882-4558.
Tuesday Lecture Series, 7:30 p.m., Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 S. Main St. Special event features Squeek Steele performing “Ragtime Anytime, Ragtime and Other 19th Century Favorites.” Dinner buffet available from 5-7 p.m. with lecture $25. Call 847-0111.
WNMTC Spring Shows auditions, 6 p.m., WNC Sarah Winnemucca Hall, 2201 W. College Parkway. Western Nevada Musical Theater Company is casting for “Annie Get Your Gun” and “Damn Yankees,” for leads, dance troupes and choruses. All roles accepted in either cast must register at WNC to participate. Call 445-4249.
Bunko Group, 7-9:30 p.m., Bunko Group, 110 Hall St. Bunko group start-up meeting to form a once-a-month dice game that is a fun, fast-paced, low-cost social gathering for ladies that just need to get out of the house for a couple of hours. Call 671-2074.
November Jazz, 8-10 p.m., Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. With vocalist Jakki Ford. Cost $5 at the door, $4 members of Mile High Jazz Band Assoc., free ages 18-younger. Swing dance instruction from 6-7:30 p.m. additional $5. Call 883-4154.
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