In the Spotlight for April 13
April 12, 2012
The Carson Valley Arts Council’s concert series with the Banana Slug String Band scheduled for tonight at the CVIC Hall has been canceled due to unforseen circumstances. To receive a refund of ticket money call the arts council at 782-8207.
Carson Valley Active 20-30 Club fourth annual shotgun shoot Saturday at Carson Valley Clays. Cost, $50 includes lunch. Registration, 9 a.m., shooting,10 a.m. Raffle for Savage Axis .243 bolt action rifle. Information, 291-4233, or (251) 401-2857.
The Douglas County Democratic Central Committee’s county convention is Saturday in the multipurpose room at Carson Valley Middle School in Gardnerville. Registration, 8 a.m., convention,10 a.m. Attendees will elect delegates for the Nevada State Democratic Convention in June and develop platform planks. Refreshments served. Information, visit http://www.douglasdems, Cindy Trigg, email@example.com, or Melanie Mehan-Crossley, firstname.lastname@example.org or 782-4677.
Kids & Horses Breakfast & Bridles fundraiser is 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the Carson Valley Inn. Breakfast is free, donations encouraged. RSVP by Monday to Alexis, (775) 771-5512, or email@example.com.
Signups and information for community garden plots will be available 10 a.m. Saturday at the Heritage Park Community Gardens next to Heritage Park in Gardnerville. First come, first choice of plots. Information, Carol Sadmeier, 782-3903.
St. Gall Women’s Society spring luncheon, fashion show and expo noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Genoa Lakes Golf Club. Tickets, $35. Information, Lesley Solt, 265-5719.
Western Nevada Cattlewomen’s scholarship dinner dance Saturday in the CVIC Hall. Doors open 6 p.m., dance 8 p.m. Tickets, $17 adults, $7 children 4-12, under 3 free. Tickets information, Rika McKinney, 790-3047.
The Douglas County Public Library is having a used book sale Saturday-April 28 in the front lobby of the Minden and Zephyr Cove libraries during regular hours. Paperback books, audiobooks and DVDs /VHS tapes on sale. The Minden library is located at 1625 Library Lane; the Zephyr Cove library is located at 233 Warrior Way. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.
Young at Heart community bingo is Sunday at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville. Doors open at noon, early bird games at 1 p.m. Regular games, 1:30 p.m. Progressive pot at $350 with 51 numbers. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, 783-6455 or 267-4897.
Handbell Concert. Velocity handbell quartet performs its Rhythm and Bells concert 2 p.m. Sunday at Carson Valley United Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. A freewill offering will be accepted. Information, 782-4600.