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Healing to be discussed at service

Western Nevadans are invited to learn about the “The Secret of Healing” at a worship service at 10 a.m. Jan. 15, Carson City Community Center, Roop and Williams streets. The session is sponsored by Eckankar, Religion of the Light and Sound of God.

During this one-hour free session, a skilled facilitator will give a brief talk, followed by readings, a small-group discussion and a short contemplation.

For more information, call Clay Brant at 775-358-9013.

Visit ECKANKAR’s national web site at; the Nevada web site is

The Dixie Melody Boys to be featured

Popular gospel music quartet, The Dixie Melody Boys, will be featured at the Good Shepherd Wesleyan Church in Carson City at 7 p.m. Jan. 11, sharing their unique, four-part harmony.

Since organizing over four decades ago, The Dixie Melody Boys have enjoyed much success, including a Grammy nomination and numerous Fan Award nominations from The Singing News Magazine, Southern Gospel Music’s leading fan and trade publication.

To obtain additional information, call 775-885-8361 or visit

Women’s group to meet in Reno

Sierra Christian Women’s Club will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 18 at Tamarack Junction banquet area, 13101 S. Virginia St., Reno (please park on north side of building).

Guest Speaker is Jan Villott, world traveler and thrill seeker, talks about her “Adventure of a Lifetime” and finding the travel companion she could trust

The feature presentation from Ralston School, refreshing yourself for the new year with a massage.

Price for the luncheon is $20. Reservations are due by Jan. 14 by e-mailing or call Holly at 775-826-4105

Sierra Christian Women’s Club meets monthly to be “women connecting with God, with each other, and with their communities.