Markleeville Plein Air today-Saturday in Alpine County. Nineteen artists participating. Information, (530) 694-2787 or www.markleevilleartgallery.com.
The Family Support Council's second annual Hero Awards is 4:45 p.m. today at the Holiday Inn Express in Minden. Dinner is at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 at the Family Support Council. Information, Executive Director Adrienne Monroe, email@example.com or 782-8692.
Douglas Center for Hope and Healing fundraiser 5-8 p.m. today at Trimmer Outpost. Live music, barbecue, silent auction. Tickets $30 adults, $10 ages 5-17. Information, 450-2826 or 232-1199.
Dave Russell Band performs 6:30-8:30 p.m. today in Minden Park. Sponsored by Carson Valley Medical Center.
Historic Barns of Carson Valley tour 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Tickets, $20 for DCHS members, $25 for nonmembers. Information, tickets, 782-2555.
Guided Whit Hall Interpretive Center and trail tours at River Fork Ranch fundraiser benefits the Green Living Festival. Tour 10 a.m.-noon Saturday. RSVP by Thursday to firstname.lastname@example.org. Information, 267-0539.
The eighth annual Nevada Living History Day 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Saturday at Mormon Station Park. 10 a.m. cemeteries of Carson Valley and Carson City; 11:30 a.m. chautauqua of Margaret Breen; 1 p.m. friends of Mark Twain; 2:30 p.m. first wagon train into California. Information, 782-2590.
Amateur Radio club hosts Field Day event 11 a.m. Saturday to 11 a.m. Sunday behind the Johnson Lane Fire Station, 1450 Stephanie Way, Minden. Public can use Ham radio equipment to contact other operators. Information, Austin Cathey, 265-5607.
RoseBud's Dance Band performance 5-7:30 p.m. Saturday at Dangberg Home Ranch. Gates open 4 p.m. Tickets $25 per car at Joyce's Fine Jewelry, Battle Born Wine, Plant It Nursery, and The Entertainer. Concert benefits the Carson Valley Pops Orchestra. Information, Margaret Biggs, (775) 843-0830.
Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 pancake breakfast is 8:30-10:30 a.m., Sunday at the Lodge, 1227 Kimmerling Road in Gardnerville. Choice of pancakes, eggs/omelet, sausage, juice and coffee, $6 adults, $3 for children. Information 265-4523.
St Gall parish vacation Bible school for ages 5 to 11 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-June 29. Theme is "SonRise National Park." Registration, information, 782-3784.
First Baptist Church vacation Bible school 9 a.m.-noon Monday-June 29 for 3 years old to fifth grade at 1311 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Information, 782-5513.