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.
Karaoke with Anthony Janssen 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday. Buckaroos is at 1435 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, 782-9693.
Double Tap performs 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday at 1433 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-5875.
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.
Vickie Kingman is offering a color class using watercolor 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the UNR Cooperative Extension Building on Waterloo Lane. All levels of artists are welcome. Call 265-0320 for more information. Cost is $35.
At Buona Sera
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.
Tempest Celtic Rock performs May 9 for the final Carson Valley Arts Council concert of the season. Tickets, $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Students with ID’s and children $5. Information, 782-8207, or www.cvartscouncil.com.
Douglas High School
Annual student art show features ceramics, photography and digital arts 6-8 p.m. May 8 in the Douglas High School media center. Information, 782-5136.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Acoustic Solution performs 7:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday at Flight Restaurant and Bar, 2244 Meridian Blvd. Information, 782-1333.
Live entertainment at CVI
Entertainment presented in the Carson Valley Inn’s Cabaret Lounge 6-10 p.m. Sunday- Wednesday, and 8 p.m.-midnight Thursdays and 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Stew Stewart performs today-Saturday. Dale Poune performs Sunday-Wednesday. Information, cvinn.com or 783-6606.
Empire Comedy Improv Workshop noon-3 p.m. May 10 taught by Michael Lewis of Empire Comedy in Reno. The cost is $40 and a $20 deposit is required. Call 775-292-0939 to sign up. CVCT’s “The Annex” is located at 1572 Highway 395 in Minden, inside the Arts Council Building.
Genoa Cowboy Poetry today-Sunday in Genoa. Information, www.cowboypoetrygenoa.com.
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
Notch 8 plays rockabilly-style music 8 pm Saturday. No cover charge. The Genoa Bar, Nevada’s Oldest Thirst Parlor, offers free juke box 6-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Free pool 6 p.m. every Thursday. Information, 782-3870.