In the spotlight for Oct. 4
October 4, 2013
East Fork Gallery scarecrow making 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday In Minden Park. Kits cost $10, and include eyes, mouth, nose, clothes and stuffing. Information, 782-7629.
Minden-Tahoe Airport Aviation Roundup Open House 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at 1146 Airport Road, Minden. Displays, vendors demonstrations. Cost, $5 per carload. Information, 782-9871.
Animal blessing 10 a.m. Saturday at Coventry Cross Episcopal Church, 1631 Esmeralda Place, Minden. Information, 782-4161.
Heritage Park Gardens Harvest Celebration noon-3 p.m. Saturday. Labyrinth dedication 2 p.m. Information, Carol Sandmeier at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family fun fit day 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Tumbleweeds, 2231 Meridian Blvd, suite 2, Minden. Fit testing, bounce houses, castle time, vendors. Information, 782-4496.
A Magical Evening fundraiser starring Dan Kimm Saturday at Carson Valley Inn benefits Douglas Center for Hope and Healing. Doors open 5 p.m. Tickets $35 at nvwise.org. Prime Rib buffet, raffle, 50/50 lottery, dessert auction. Information, 790-3797.
Carson Valley Pops Orchesta's free autumn concert 7 p.m. Saturday in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Wine, beer for sale, silent auction. Information, (530) 515-5492, or (775) 843-0830.
Ghosts of the Sierra Markleeville paranormal investigation 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Alpine County Historical Complex. Meets and greet the investigators 6-8 p.m. at Wolf Creek Restaurant. Tickets $15. Information, (530) 694-2317.
Run Ed Run 5K, 10K and half marathon Sunday at Douglas High School. Information, http://www.douglascountyeducationfoundation.org.