For Arts & Entertainment:
Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Caryn Haller at firstname.lastname@example.org, at 782-5121, ext. 210 or by fax, 782-6132.
Foothill Road and the Hitchikers plays 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. today. Karoake by Anthony Janssen 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturdays. Free pool 6 p.m.-close, ladies drink specials Tuesdays. Hangout Night 9 p.m. Thursdays with DJ music. Gourmet Bloody Mary specials all day Sunday. Happy hour drink specials 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693.
Jethro's Live this week
Karaoke with Anthony Janssen 8 p.m. Thursdays. The Out of Bounds band perform classic rock, blues, R&B and rockabilly 8 p.m. Saturday at Jethro's Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-2215 or www.jethrosbarandgrill.com.
Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey's. Lightnin' & Lace perform country, country rock and R&B 9 p.m. today at Sharkey's, 1440 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-3133.
DJ Karaoke night 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. first and third Friday of the month. Monte Carlo night second and fourth Saturday of the month. Extreme bowling every Friday and Saturday at Silver Strike Lanes, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-5454.
At Buona Sera
Harp music by Mary Margaret Niebuhr and vocals by Claire Humphrey, 6-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. at Buona Sera Ristorante & Bar, 1799 Ironwood Dr., Unit B, Minden. Information, 783-3211.
Carson Valley Arts Council
A pinhole photography exhibit by Nancy Raven is 10 a.m.-5 p.m., through Sept. 13 at the Carson Valley Arts Council, 1572 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-4149.
Secrets of the Desert Nymph film screening 6-9 p.m., Sept. 7 in the CVIC Hall. Filmed in Minden, Gardnerville, Carson City and Dayton as a community youth filmmaking workshop. Tickets $5. Information, 782-8207.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Ladies night with karaoke 8 p.m.-close Wednesdays. Open mic night with Dan Cypher & Strange Sustain 8:45 p.m.-close Thursdays at 2244 Meridian Blvd. Information, 782-1333.
Live entertainment at CVI
Entertainment presented in the Carson Valley Inn's Cabaret Lounge 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday- Wednesday, and 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays. Melissa Dru covers a mix of classic rock, R&B and a bit of country today and Saturday. Paul Covarelli performs jazz, swing, blues and Latin Sunday-Wednesday. Information, cvinn.com or 783-6606.
Magic at Saletti's
Live entertainment of close-up table side magic by Thomas Wiese 6-8 p.m. Fridays at Saletti's Restaurant & Bar, 1623 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-2500.
Minden Food Co.
Wesley O. performs 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday at Minden Food Co., in downtown Minden.
GE Family Concert Series returns to Minden Park with Shane Dwight 6 p.m. today.
Performing Arts Project
The Performing Arts Project is accepting new students for their ballet, tap, lyrical, hip-hop, modern, tumbling, martial arts, Mommy and Me and ariel silks. All ages and skill levels welcome at 2556 Precision Drive, Minden. Information, 267-4446 or email@example.com.
88 Cups and More
Acoustic jazz band The Minor Groove Quartet plays 7 p.m. every first Friday of the month. Open mic night with dinner specials 5-7 p.m. every third Friday. Participants may play music, recite poetry, prose or performance art at 88 Cups and More, 1663 Lucerne st. in the Minden Village. Information, 783-0688.
Concerts in the Park
Foothill Road plays country, rock and Big Band 4 p.m., Sept. 9 at Genoa Community Park. Concert is free. Information, 782-8696.
Thirst Parlor happenings
The Genoa Bar summer music series features Mixed Company 7-10 p.m. Saturday. Nevada's oldest thirst parlor offers free juke box 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Free pool and ladies night drink specials 6-10 p.m. every Thursday. Open mic Fridays. Happy hours 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information, 782-3870.