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• “Fun with Fashions” fashion show and luncheon, 1 p.m. at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Drive. Features fashions for men and women, all ages and sizes; entertainment and door prizes. Fashions by Gottschalks. Tickets $10 per person; will not be sold at the door. Call 883-0703.

• Informational meeting on a campaign for a U.S. Department of Peace, 3-5 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Call Amy Smith at 230-5021.

• e-Waste Day in Mound House, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 2nd Place thrift and consignment store, 10128 Highway 50 East, Mound House. Call 246-1779.

• Mound House Community Blood Drive, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2nd Place thrift and consignment store, 10128 Highway 50 East. Call for an appointment, 721-7202.

• Carson City Historical Society dinner meeting, 5:30 p.m. at the Gold Canyon Steakhouse, 160 Main St., Dayton. Historian Ruby McFarland is guest speaker. Limited seating; call 883-0345 for reservations and information.

• Poet/Author Maya Angelou appears at 7 p.m. at Lawlor Events Center, Reno. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., a short opening at 6:30 p.m. Tickets $25 general public; on sale at Lawlor box office.

• Capital City Arts Initiative Caffeine Gallery at Comma Coffee presents a month-long exhibit by Paul Ford. Reception from 5-6 p.m. Friday, 312 S. Carson St. Call 287-2252.

• Dean Everett performs at the Carson Nugget Show Lounge through May 1. No cover; call 882-1626.

• PETsMART and PETsMART Charities annual Spring Adoption Weekend, through Sunday, 250 Fairview Drive. Call 841-9200.

• Carson Valley Inn Spring Stag Golf Tournament, play The Golf Club at Genoa Lakes and Sierra Nevada Golf Ranch through Sunday. Call 783-6625.

• Virginia City Grand Prix motorcycle race Saturday and Sunday. Call 847-0311.

• Greater Reno Stamp and Cover Show 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the National Bowling Stadium, 300 N. Center St., Reno. Free admission/validated parking. Call Terri or Harvey Edwards at 246-4769.

• Sierra Nevada Ballet presents “A Painter’s Love Story,” 2:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, Reno. Tickets start at $25; call 686-6600.

• Retroactive performs at the Carson Valley Inn, Minden. Call 782-9711.

• Rebekah Bogard exhibit at the Nevada Arts Council, 716 N. Carson St., Suite A. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday through May 27. Call 687-6680.

• “The Wedding” opera performed at noon at the McKinley Cultural Arts Center in Reno, by second-graders working with Jackie Maye. Free; reservations accepted. Call 882-9571.

Monday

• Carson City Historic Resources Commission meeting, 5:30 p.m. at UNR Cooperative Extension Conference Room, 2621 Northgate Lane, Suite 12.

• Carson City Parks and Recreation community meeting on a multi-use recreation center, 6:30 p.m. at the Community Center Sierra Room, 851 E. William St. Call 887-2363, ext. 1006.

• Living Legends and Pigeon John perform at NV50 Nightclub, 10051 Highway 50 East, Mound House. Doors open at 9 p.m.; 18-older only. Tickets $25 at the door; call 246-4477.

• Mindx performs Americana worldbeat, Latin, southern rock and calypso at 9:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Biltmore, Crystal Bay. Free performance; 21-older only. Call 337-8344.

• Rebekah Bogard exhibit at the Nevada Arts Council, 716 N. Carson St., Suite A. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday through May 27. Call 687-6680.

Tuesday

• Fountainhead Associates host the Carson City Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting, 7:30 a.m. at 112 N. Curry St. Cost $5 for members, $7 non-members. Call 882-1565.

• Carson City Chapter of Retired Public Employees of Nevada meet at 2 p.m. at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Drive. Guest speaker is Mike Girard, program administrator of Geriatric Medicine at UNR. Call 883-6334.