In the spotlight for May 10
May 9, 2013
The Knights of Columbus bingo 7 p.m., today at St. Gall Catholic Church in Gardnerville benefits Douglas County TRIAD, Doors open at 6 p.m. Buy in $21. Jackpots of up to $1,199 possible. Food and drinks available for purchase. Knights provide popcorn, beverages and snacks. Information, Chuck Ripoli, 265-6132.
The Carson Valley Arts Council hosts a concert by Laurence Juber today in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Doors open at 6 p.m. with a no-host bar. Concert begins at 7 p.m. Admission is $20 in advance; $25 at the door. Information, tickets, http://www.cvartscouncil.com or call 782-8207.
Douglas High School senior showcase "Ways to Screw up Your College Interview" 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday in room 101. Cost $5 presale, $7 general admission. Information, 782-5136.
The Town of Gardnerville and Main Street Gardnerville program's Let's Sweep the Town work day 8:30 a.m.-noon Saturday at the town hall, 1407 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, volunteer, 782-8027.
Carson Valley Middle School walkathon 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at the CVMS old gym. Proceeds send filter straws to South America and Africa. Cost $5 or $10 with a T-Shirt. Check in at 9:30 a.m. Information, 782-2265.
The Carson Valley FFA's Mother's Day, mother-son dance 6:30-9 p.m. Saturday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Building. Corsages for mom and refreshments of cookies and punch provided. Photos available for an additional fee. Cost, $15 per couple and $7 per additional son at the Recreation Division, 1327 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville. Information, 782-9828.
Stars of Tomorrow talent showcase 3 p.m. Sunday in the CVIC Hall. Tickets, $15 general, $10 students and seniors. Information, (775) 292-0939.
Wine Walk. Thirsty Third Thursday wine walk 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday in downtown Gardnerville. Registration booths at the Town office and Stratton Center. Cost, $10, plus $5 for glass to be used all year. Information, 782-8207.