Spotlight for Sept. 1, 2017 |

Spotlight for Sept. 1, 2017


Storytelling. The Douglas County Museum & Cultural Center's storytelling will join the Saturday Family Day Event. A storytelling of "What I did this summer" is set for Saturday at the center, 1477 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Doors open at 1 p.m. Stories begin at 1:30 p.m. Information, email Nancy Raven at


Lego Batman. The Douglas County Public Library is hosting a First Saturday of the Month Family Movie, "The Lego Batman Movie" (rated PG) 2 p.m. Saturday in the Minden Library meeting room. The movie and popcorn are free. First Saturday Family Movies are sponsored by the Friends of the Douglas County Public Library. Information visit,, or call 775-782-9841.

Blood Drive. The United Blood Services will be in the parking lot of the Carson Valley Inn 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday. Schedule an appointment by calling 800-696-4484 and use sponsor code N1HRH or visit This is one of the last chances to qualify before the Sept. 5 deadline for an entry into the 2017 Summer Ride to Save Lives sponsored by Chester's Reno Harley-Davidson and United Blood Services. The grand prize is a 2017 Harley-Davidson Iron 883.


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Porch Parties. The Genoa Bar's Porch parties continue 2-6 p.m. Sunday featuring "The Rockaholics" and a slushy rum runner bar. Porch parties are held the first and third Sunday of the month May through October.


California Cowboys. The California Cowboys will perform in the Cabaret Lounge at the Carson Valley Inn 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 6-10 p.m. Sunday. R. W. Smith and the California Cowboys deliver a powerful sound, with the clear punch of tight three-part harmonies.

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