It takes money to practice team roping twice a week and host competitions every month, which is why the Carson Valley Roping Club is hosting a barbecue and dance Saturday at the fairgrounds in Gardnerville.
Bar opens at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Music is being provided by Mixed Company.
"We are a local organization that has been around for 20-plus years," club secretary Abby Curry said. "It's a good place for families to get together and socialize, and practice team roping which we all love to do."
The Carson Valley Roping Club was established in 1986 by …