Indian Hills GID and USDA Rural Development are celebrating Earth Day 3 p.m. today with a focus on the improvements to water and waste water systems at Indian Hills GID. Information, RSVP, 267-2805 ext. 0.
Second Hand Rose luncheon, fashion show and sale is 11 a.m. Saturday at the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Tickets, information, 782-2555.
"Hats Off to Spring" women's benefit luncheon is 11 a.m. Saturday at Genoa Lakes Golf Club. Raffles, silent auction, bake sale. Cost, $30. Reservations required. Information, Shannon Jaeger, 783-3473.
Joni Morris & her After Midnight Band perform a tribute to Patsy Cline Saturday in the CVIC Hall. Doors open 6 p.m., concert 7 p.m. Tickets, $25. Make checks payable to Elks Lodge No. 2670, P.O. Box 143, Minden, NV, 89423. Information, Bob Mann, 265-4587.
Gigs for Wigs cut-a-thon is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at Tangles Hair Studio and Lasting Impressions Salon. The event raies money to provide wigs to local cancer patients. Information, 782-2742.
Carson Valley Sinfonia spring concert 4 p.m. Sunday in the CVIC Hall. Admission is free. Information, 267-3495.
Agriculture innovation forum series 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the CVIC Hall. Alternative crops discussed. Information, Steve Lewis, 782-9960.
The third annual Cowboy Poetry & Music Festival is Thursday-April 29 in Genoa. Information, www.cowboypoetrygenoa.com.
Stars of Tomorrow talent show auditions are 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Carson Valley United Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville, and 10 a.m. April 28 at All About Dance, 1617 Water Street, Minden. The show is May 13 in the CVIC Hall. Information, Gary Dove, 265-9443.
An introduction to Buddhist insight meditation 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday and May 3 at O2 Yoga & Wellness, 1557 Zeroline Place, Minden. Information, Karen Kvasnika, 267-2424.
The Douglas County Public Library in Minden is displaying quilts made by members of the Carson Valley Quilt Guild through April 30. Information, 782-9841, or douglas.lib.nv.us.
The Douglas County Public Library is having a used book sale through April 28 in the front lobby of the Minden and Zephyr Cove libraries during regular hours. Paperback books, audiobooks and DVDs /VHS tapes on sale. The Minden library is located at 1625 Library Lane; the Zephyr Cove library is located at 233 Warrior Way. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.