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.
Nighthawks play 9 p.m.-1 a.m. today. Karaoke with Robert Miller 8 p.m.- midnight 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.
Vickie Kingman teaches a fall watercolor class discussing basics and materials 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, through Nov. 13 at the UNR Cooperative Extension Building on Waterloo Lane. Fee is $35. Space is limited. Information, 265-0320.
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.
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 Drive, Unit B, Minden. Information, 783-3211.
The Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company performs today in the CVIC Hall for the Carson Valley Arts Council concert series. Cost, $25 in advance, $28 at the door. Students with IDs, and children $5. Information and tickets, contact CVAC at 782-8207 or online at www.cvartscouncil.com.
Douglas High School
Douglas High School drama club performs “Solicitation” 7 p.m. today, Saturday, and Nov. 8, 9, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 10 in the drama room. Tickets, $10 general admission, $7 students and staff.
Flight Restaurant and Bar
Acoustic Solution plays 7:30 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. After Dark performs today and Saturday. Jamie Rollins performs a variety of music from country to rock, to classic oldies and R&B – plus a few his own songs Tuesday and 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.
Call for artists
Carson Valley Art Association needs artists for its scholarship benefit show. Receiving is 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 7 in the CVIC Hall. Show hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 8 with reception at 6 p.m., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 9 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10 with raffle at 2 p.m. in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Live music by Acoustic Solution during Friday’s reception. This is a judged show with ribbons and cash awards in seven media. Show rules and registration forms are available at email@example.com, or 782-8035.
Auditions for “Call Me Madam”
Auditions for Carson Valley Community Theatre’s Spring show, Irving Berlin’s “Call Me Madam,” a musical comedy, are 6-9 p.m. Dec. 11 and 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 14 with call backs 1 p.m. Dec. 14. Auditions will be at the Methodist Church on Centerville Lane in Gardnerville. Roles are available for actors, singers and dancers ages 17 to 70, ranging from leads and featured roles to bit parts and a chorus. Non-singing roles are available as well. Show dates are March 21-30, 2014. Information, Norris Edson at 782-3670.
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
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. Open mic 7 p.m. Fridays, all musicians welcome. 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.