For Arts & Entertainment:
Details are needed by noon Wednesday to put local arts and entertainment information in this column. Contact Caryn Haller at email@example.com, at 782-5121, ext. 210 or by fax, 782-6132.
Cosmic Boogaloo plays 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today. Karaoke with Robert Miller 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturdays. Open mic with Dean Brownell 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693.
San Francisco Indie pop band Felson plays Sept. 6 at Jethro’s Bar & Grill, 1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville Ranchos. Information, 265-2215
Singer, song writer, guitarist Dave Medina performs songs from his CD “The Train Of Life” as well as songs by Jose Feliciano, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, America, Collective Soul and many others 5-8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at Lentine’s Italian Restaurant,1488 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Reservations, 782-3777.
Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey’s. Mixed Company plays 8 p.m.-midnight today at 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.
An introduction to drawing materials class by Vickie Kingman teaches a practical approach to learn basic skills for any future medium. Sessions are 1-3 p.m. Thursdays in September at the UNR Cooperative Extension Building on Waterloo Lane. Fee is $35. Space is limited. Information, 265-0320.
Carson Valley Community Theatre will hold an all-day workshop on building theatrical sets 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Aspen Mobile Home Park clubhouse in Gardnerville. Attendees will learn the basics of building theatrical sets including preparing for construction, safety, construction rules and guidelines, tools, materials, basic set pieces, and putting up the set at the theater. The afternoon session will be a hands-on workshop to allow attendees to put what they have learned into practice by building/repairing/altering some CVCT set pieces. Lunch will be provided by CVCT. Cost is $10 to cover the cost of materials and lunch. Information, Norris Edson at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 782-3670.
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.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Clockwork plays 8:30 p.m. today 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 and 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. The McBride Brothers performs a veritable timeline of the ’60s American and British rock ‘n’ roll invasion hits today and Saturday. George Pickard performs 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.
88 Cups and More
Open mic night with dinner specials 5-9 p.m. every Friday. Participants may play music, recite poetry, prose or performance art at 88 Cups and More, 1663 Lucerne Street in the Minden Village. Information, 783-0688.
1862 David Walley’s Restaurant and Saloon
Catfish Carl plays 6-10 p.m. today and Saturday, and 5-9 p.m. Sundays. Happy Hour daily from 4-6 p.m., with drink specials and bar menu at 2001 Foothill Road, Genoa. Information, 783-0788 or www.1862davidwalleysrestaurantandsaloon.com.
Thirst Parlor happenings
The Genoa Bar, 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. Happy hours 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information, 782-3870.