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 9 p.m.- 1 a.m. Saturdays. 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.
Double Tap plays 9 p.m.-1 a.m. June 22 at 1433 Highway 395 in Gardnerville. Information, 782-5875.
Live entertainment and dancing returns to Sharkey’s. Lightnin’ & Lace 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.
A summer color class by Vickie Kingman benefits beginning and intermediate artists. Projects and discussion will be focused around the twelve-hue color wheel, how colors work together, and how people respond to them. Sessions are 1-3 p.m. July 10, 17, 24 and 31 at the UNR Cooperative Extension Building on Waterloo Lane. Fee is $35 and includes some materials. Space is limited. Information, 265-0320.
How to make jewelry class by Gail Rogers 1 p.m. June 22 at GadZooks, 1114 Highway 395. Cost $25. Reservations required. Information, 782-9665.
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.
Dangberg Home Ranch
The Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park hosts Storytelling Days, today-Sunday. Event includes a variety of storytelling for children and families, workshops, an original play and a special artifact exhibit. Information, tickets, www.dangberghomeranch.org.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Bootleggers play 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. After Dark performs today and Saturday. Elvis impersonator Brian Andrews 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.
Minden Food Co.
Wesley O. performs 5:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays at Minden Food Co., in downtown Minden. Happy hour food and drink specials available.
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.
Catfish Carl plays 6-10 p.m. today and Saturday. 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.
Lightnin’ & Lace performs for the Concert on the Green, 5 p.m. Sunday in Genoa Park on Nixon Street. Information, 782-8696.
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.
Tombstone Tap & Grill
Riff Raff plays 9 p.m.-midnight today at 202 Genoa Lane.
Monika Piper Johnson’s “Serenity in the Sierras” plein air oil painting exhibit through June 27 at the Alpine County Library, 270 Laramie Street, Markleeville. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursdays, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Artists reception 2-4 p.m. Saturday. Information, (530) 694-2120.