Genoa Cowboy Festival today-Sunday in Genoa. Concerts, activities, workshops, demonstrations. Information, www.genoacowboyfestival.org, or 782-8696.
The Topaz Sagehens craft fair and flea market 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the TRE community building, 3939 Carter Way, Wellington. Indoor and outdoor vendor spaces available. Information, Janet, 266-4013, or Michelle 266-3401.
Shop for mom craft fair 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at the Washoe Housing Building, 1588 Main River Drive, Dresslerville. Indian tacos for sale. Information, Ada James 265-7103.
Douglas Animal Welfare Group pity party shelter adoption event to promote dogs that are passed by because they are Pits, old, deaf, blind, wrong color 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at 921 Dump Road, Gardnerville.
Carson Valley Sertoma Community Bingo is Saturday at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville. Doors open at 11 a.m., early bird at 12:30 p.m., regular session at 1 p.m. Progressive blackout is $700 with 58 numbers or fewer. Drawing for raffle prizes. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, Pat, 265-5332.
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Opera “Carmen” in 3D shows 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Ironwood Theater in Minden. Cost $15. Information, 782-7469
Douglas County Historical Society Thursday lecture features Dick and Wanda Canton’s book about the Bodie Railway and Lumber Company. Doors open 6:30 p.m., lecture at 7 p.m. at Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center, Gardnerville. Cost $3 nonmembers. Information, 782-2555.