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Youth and Family calendar

Labor Day Parade, noon, C Street. Line up 11:30 a.m. at the Fourth Ward School. Call (775) 847-0311 or 847-4FUN.


Dancing at the Mall 6:30-8:30 p.m., Bob Truesdale, 12460 Shawnee Road. Line dance classes.; enter through Corral West. All ages welcome, $5 per person; cash giveaway at 8 p.m. Call 775-750-7513.

Round Dance 7-9 p.m., Merry Go Rounds Round Dancing, 449 W. King St. Choreographed ballroom dancing at the Brewery Arts Center, in the ballroom. Cost $2.75 per person. Call Don or Sheila Swartz, 883-2937.

Books and Brags 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, 813 N Carson St. A literacy-based program where children read a story and make a craft related to that story to brag about; open to all ages, free with museum membership or admission. Call 775-884-2226.


Toddler Time 9:30-10:30 a.m., Ron Wood Family Resource Center, 212 E. Winnie Lane. Two Toddler Times offered: for 1-year-olds at 9:30 a.m.; 2-year-olds from 11-noon. Call 884-2269.


Food Closet 1-5 p.m., Community Chest, 991 S. C St., Virginia City. Barter for food or items in our New Beginnings thrift store. First visit to food closet is free. Proceeds from thrift store benefit local community programs. Call 847-9311.


Square and Round Dancing 7-9:30 p.m., Capitol Cutups Square and Round Dance Club, 911 Beverly Drive. Weekly square and round dance held at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center. Call 775-883-2937.


“Breakfast with Bob” fundraiser, 8 a.m.-noon, Carson City Senior Citizens Center, 911 Beverly Dr. Cost, seniors/children 11-younger $7.50; general admission $11. Bingo played from 11 a.m. to noon. Proceeds to Northern Nevada Alzheimer’s Association/Capital City Memory Walk. Call 883-0703.

13th annual Kids Auction and World’s Greatest Barbecue, 2:30 p.m., Pony Express Pavilion, East William Street. Features Glen Campbell as headline entertainment with featured guest Debby Campbell; live and silent auctions to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada. Call 882-8820.

Voices from the Past cemetery tour, 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Virginia City Cemetery. Tours at 10 a.m. and noon each day. Reservations required; or meet at gates 30 minutes prior to curtain. Tickets $20 each. Presented by Funtime Theater. Call 240-5762.

BAC Stage Kids auditions, 10 a.m., Brewery Arts Center, 449 W King St. For production of “Bugsy Malone Jr.” Be prepared with a song of one minute or less. Also a short movement audition and cold readings from the script. Call 775-883-1976.

Jester’s Joust Battle of the Bands, 1 p.m., Carson Nugget west parking lot, 507 N. Carson St. Features battle of the bands, crafters and artisans and food. A fundraiser for the Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada which runs through Sunday. Call 884-2226.


Pancake Breakfast, 9 a.m., St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Community, 3000 N. Lompa Lane. Prepared by the Knights of Columbus and served by the Ladies Guild. Cost adults $5, youth 10-16, $3, children 9-younger free. Call 882-1968.

St. Teresa of Avila Youth Group barbecue, 6 p.m., St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Community, 3000 N. Lompa Lane. For youth in ninth-12th grades; includes hamburgers, hotdogs, games and more. Musicians and singers needed. Call 882-1968.