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Arts & Entertainment for Sept. 26 (1)

September 26, 2014 — 

For Arts & Entertainment: Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at shauck@recordcourier.com, at 782-5121, ext. 18714 or …

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In the spotlight for Sept. 26 (2)

September 26, 2014 — 

Alpine Festival Alpine Aspen Festival today-Sunday at the Markleeville Library Park, Markleeville, Calif. Music, Dutch oven cooking class, nature and ecology hikes, fly fishing classes, kayaking tours, photography and plein …

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Applications available for Holiday Gala events (3)

September 25, 2014 — 

Fall is the most beautiful season, but it seems to always go so fast. Once the leaves turn, all it takes is one good Nevada wind to wipe fall out …

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Carson Valley Arts Council hosts business workshop (4)

September 25, 2014 — 

The Carson Valley Arts Council is hosting a two-part business of the arts workshop 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 18 and Nov. 1. The workshop will be at the Copeland Cultural Arts …

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Aviation Roundup adds pumpkin drop event (5)

September 25, 2014 — 

The Minden-Tahoe Airport will hold its fourth annual Aviation Roundup on Oct. 11, featuring an all-new pumpkin drop event. The gates will open at 10 a.m. and close at 4 …

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Carson Valley Pops Orchestra names Bill Zabelsky as conductor (6)

September 25, 2014 — 

Carson High School band director Bill Zabelsky agreed to step in as conductor of Carson Valley Pops Orchestra and will be assisted by Stephanie Dodge Reynolds. “While we have been …

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Scarecrows take shape in Minden Park (7)

September 19, 2014 — 

The sounds of crumpling newspaper will accompany the crunching of leaves in Minden Park as the 28th Scarecrow Festival returns to Minden. East Fork Gallery will host the Scarecrow Festival …

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In the spotlight for Sept. 19 (8)

September 19, 2014 — 

Blood Drive Johnson Lane Volunteer Fire Department host blood drive 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at firehouse, 1450 Stephanie Way, Minden. Appointment, www.bloodhero.com or call Janna, 267-3622. Health Hike Carson Valley Trails …

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Arts & Entertainment for Sept. 12 (9)

September 19, 2014 — 

For Arts & Entertainment: Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at shauck@recordcourier.com, at 782-5121, ext. 18714 or …

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Ricketts wins historical selfie contest (10)

September 18, 2014 — 

Remember that selfie photo contest we wrote about in August? Well, the winner of the cosponsored Battle Born Wine and Douglas County Historical Society’s “Immortalize Yourself in History” Contest was …

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Tim Kelly’s ‘The Butler Did It’ opens Sept. 26 (11)

September 18, 2014 — 

Set at Ravenswood Manor, an isolated estate on Turkey Island, off the coast of San Francisco, “The Butler Did It” spoofs English mystery plays with an American flair. Carson Valley …

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Final wine walk event of the season is Thursday (12)

September 17, 2014 — 

Main Street Gardnerville will be hosting their final Thirsty Third Thursday wine walk of the season 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday in the downtown Gardnerville Main Street District, rain or shine. More …

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Candy Dance organizers honor Mimi Jobe with print release (13)

September 16, 2014 — 

In 1974, 40 years ago, Mimi Jobe and a handful of artisans put out their artwork and crafts on the Pink House lawn the day of Candy Dance. This launched …

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Oktoberfest brings taste of Germany to Gardnerville (14)

September 15, 2014 — 

The 24th annual Oktoberfest is Sunday in Heritage Park. Sponsored by the Carson Valley Sertoma Club, the celebration is noon-5 p.m. with German food, drink, games and music. “It’s a …

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Arts & Entertainment for Sept. 12 (15)

September 12, 2014 — 

For Arts & Entertainment: Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at shauck@recordcourier.com, at 782-5121, ext. 18714 or …

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Annual poker run benefits Austin’s House (16)

September 9, 2014 — 

Everyone is invited to the eighth annual poker run to benefit Austin’s House on Sept. 20. All types of vehicles are welcome to join in the event. Registration is from …

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Knights bingo to benefit Backpack Buddies Program (17)

September 9, 2014 — 

On Friday, the Knights of Columbus Bingo Night is designated to the The Douglas County Backpack Buddies Program, a community based volunteer organization operated under the umbrella of the Minden …

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Arts & Entertainment for Sept. 5 (18)

September 5, 2014 — 

For Arts & Entertainment: Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Sarah Hauck at shauck@recordcourier.com, at 782-5121, ext. 18714 or …

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In the spotlight for Sept. 5 (19)

September 5, 2014 — 

Golf Classic Ranchos Fire Rescue hosts golf tournament 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Carson Valley Golf Course. Lunch provided. Cost, $75. Entry forms, information, 690-7512, or bspellberg@grgid.com. Harvest Festival 9:30 a.m.- …

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Farm-to-Fork dinner offers elegance in casual setting (20)

September 4, 2014 — 

Ah, September – a wonderful time of year when the mornings are cool and crisp and the days are sunny and warm. September is absolutely perfect for a celebration of …

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