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Solo act returns to Brewery Arts’ Celtic Series in Carson City

November 13, 2018 — The Blarney Man comes to town to share songs of Ireland as the second installment of the Brewery Art Center's Celtic series. Keith Shannon brings his one-man band from Truckee to the BAC on Saturday. The guitar player said the BAC's Celtic Series is a

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Carson City Symphony Chorus begins rehearsals for holiday concert

November 12, 2018 — The Carson City Symphony Chorus, a performing group of the Carson City Symphony Association, is beginning rehearsals for the Dec. 9 Holiday Treat Concert. Rehearsals are 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays under the direction of Michael Langham at the Choral Room in Carson High School, 1111 N.

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Mile High Jazz Band with Jakki Ford in Carson City

November 10, 2018 — Enjoy an evening of big-band music with vocalist Jakki Ford from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at Living the Good Life Bistro, 1480 N. Carson St. in Carson City. Admission is free and donations are appreciated. The program, "November Jazz," presents the 17-member Mile High

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150 art works, student show at Carson City’s Brewery Arts Center

November 9, 2018 — The Nevada Day Show art exhibit is open at the Nevada Artists Association's gallery which is located at Carson City's Brewery Arts Center. The NAA is a non-profit cooperative made up of more than local and regional artists. There are more than 150 paintings, sculptures,

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Carson City art doll creator featured at 24th annual artisan show, sale

October 31, 2018 — Art doll maker Christine Shively-Benjamin of Carson City will be among more than 30 artists from Northern Nevada featured at the 24th annual Artisan Show and Sale on Friday and Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Reno. Admission is free and at least 20

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Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to perform at Casino Fandango

October 23, 2018 — Celebrate the holidays with Carson City favorite, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. The swing band's Wild & Swingin' Holiday Party will feature holiday classics including Jingle Bells, Santa Claus is Coming to Town, and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer performed in the band's bluesy style. Big Bad

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Fernley author Mary Jean Kelso releases latest ‘Andy and Spirit’ book

October 22, 2018 — Fernley author Mary Jean Kelso recently saw her latest book, Andy and Spirit Ride a Train, released. This is the seventh title in a series about a special needs boy and a therapy horse. The book is published by Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc., whose cover

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Carson Chamber Singers present fall concerts

October 18, 2018 — Carson Chamber Singers, conducted by Michael Langham, will present its 2018 Fall Concerts on Friday, Nov. 2, at 7:30 p.m. at Shepherd of the Sierra, 3680 U.S. Highway 395 South in Carson City and on Saturday, Nov. 3, at 6:30 p.m. at St. Mary's in

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Recipe: Pumpkin Pecan Biscotti by Muffy Vhay

October 18, 2018 — We're 28 years old this year – the Bed and Breakfast that is. Twenty eight years of learning, serving, and meeting people of all stripes and from much of the rest of the world. Friends do ask us if we're tired of doing the B

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Celtic Music Series kicks off in Carson City

October 17, 2018 — The Celts are coming — to play music in Carson City. The Brewery Arts Center kicks off the 2018-19 Celtic Music Series with Cooking With Turf on Saturday. It will be the band's first performance in Carson City, traveling about 170 miles from Modesto, Calif.

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Recipe: Hot and sour soup on a cold day by Chef Debra Garner

October 11, 2018 — I love that we are getting back into soup season. Who doesn't love a hot bowl of soup at the end of a long day? Especially when the weather turns cooler. I happen to love hot and sour soup. I love it so much that

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Theater to present Mary Poppins, Jr. in Carson City

October 11, 2018 — "Let's Go Fly a Kite!" Wild Horse Children's Theater presents the Northern Nevada premiere of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins, Jr. With unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers and an irresistible story, this magical family-musical is "practically perfect" for the start of the holiday season.

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Carson City live entertainment for Oct. 10-16

October 10, 2018 — Today CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Terri Campillo and Craig Fletcher from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Glen Eagles, 3700 N. Carson St. DJ Trivia at 7 p.m. at Bella Fiore Wines, 224 S.

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Recipe: Beer and brats by David Theiss

October 4, 2018 — The farmers market ended this last weekend, and it brings to mind how many people really like sausage. Every week we would be pedaling our wares, answering all kinds of sausage questions. As to which I had a lot of answers. One question that was

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Americana art exhibition at Carson gallery

October 3, 2018 — The Capital City Arts Initiative presents its exhibition, Americana with Cadmium Orange, by artist Gig Depio at the CCAI Courthouse Gallery. CCAI will host an opening reception on Friday from 5-7 p.m. The exhibition will be in the gallery from through Jan. 31. The

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Carson City live entertainment for Oct. 3-9

October 3, 2018 — WEDNESDAY CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Carolyn Dolan at 6 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395 N., Minden. Terri Campillo and Craig Fletcher from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Glen Eagles,

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Mile High to play autumn jazz

September 26, 2018 — Enjoy an evening of big-band music with vocalist Jakki Ford from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at Living the Good Life, 1480 N. Carson St. Admission is free and donations are appreciated. The program, Autumn Big-band Jazz, presents the 17-member Mile High Jazz Band

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Carson City live entertainment for Sept. 26-Oct. 2

September 25, 2018 — WEDNESDAY CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Hans Eberbach at 6 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395 N., Minden. Terri Campillo and Craig Fletcher from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Glen Eagles,

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Harmonica gala opens 35th season of symphony

September 25, 2018 — The Carson City Symphony, directed by David Bugli, will open its 35th season at 4 p.m. Oct. 21 with a Harmonica Gala concert at the Carson City Community Center's Bob Boldrick Theater, 851 E. William St. The concert will feature guest harmonica soloists Jiayi He

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Carson High teacher Malley to display oil paintings

September 18, 2018 — Carson High School teacher Michael Malley will feature a display of his oil paintings at an upcoming reception. Those who attend the reception will have a chance to meet Malley when it's held from 5 to 8 p.m., on Oct. 18 at Genoa's Trimmer Barn,

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