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.
Markleevillians play 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today. Karaoke with Robert Miller 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday and DJ Clay plays 12:30 a.m. Saturday for a pajama party. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, call general manager Steve Orlando, 782-9693.
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.
Douglas County Senior Center offers a watercolor class 9 a.m.-noon the second and fourth Thursday for all levels. Cost, $20 per class includes materials and picture to take home. Information, Lada Trimble, 882-6061.
A drop-in watercolor painting session is 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Jan. 8 for the month. All levels of artists are invited to participate at the UNR Extension Building on Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Fee is $3, and students bring their own materials. Vickie Kingman will be assisting. Call 265-0320 to reserve a spot as space is limited.
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.
Multi-instrumentalist Todd Green performs Jan. 10 in the CVIC Hall for the Carson Valley Arts Council concert series. Tickets, $15 in advance, $20 at the door; students with ID and children are $5. Information, 782-8207 or www.cvartscouncil.com.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
DJ James plays 8 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 perform today and Saturday. Paul Coveralli performs Sunday and Tuesday. 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.
1862 David Walley’s Restaurant and Saloon
Live music by Catfish Carl 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
Nevada’s Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers free juke box 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Free pool 6 p.m. every Thursday. Open mic 7 p.m. Fridays. Happy hours 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information, 782-3870.
Beginners dance classes in the Genoa Town Hall. For prices and information, call (775) 461-0474.