In the Spotlight for Feb.22
February 21, 2013
Eagles & Ag Annual Eagles and Agriculture celebration today-Sunday. Tours, workshops, speakers. Tickets, information, http://www.visitcarsonvalleynv.org, or 782-8144.Star Party Astronomical Society of Nevada star party 6:30-9 p.m. today at Nature Conservancy, 381 Genoa Lane. Free to the public. Information, 461-6135.Garden Workday Garden workday 10 a.m. Saturday at Heritage Park Gardens. Bring gloves, hat and favorite tools. Information, Carol at email@example.com. Benefit Concert Soar Like an Eagle concert 7 p.m., Saturday in the CVIC Hall benefits a military wounded warrior in need of a helper dog. Eagles tribute band Woodie and the Longboards perform. Tickets, $15 available at the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce and Carson Valley Arts Council. Information, Gary Dove, 265-9443.Elks Breakfast Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 family buffet breakfast is 8:30-11:30 a.m., Sunday at the Lodge, 1227 Kimmerling Road in Gardnerville. Cost $7 adults, $3 for children under 10. Information 266-3908. Trails Association The Carson Valley Trails Association annual meeting and social 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday at the Genoa Town Hall. Displays, raffles, refreshments. Completed Genoa Trail System and other trail projects discussed. Information, http://www.carsonvalleytrails.org.Taco Night Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 taco night is 5 -7 p.m., Thursday at the Lodge, 1227 Kimmerling Road in Gardnerville, Tacos are $2 each. Information 266-3908. Watercolor Exhibit An exhibit by watercolorists Marge Buttles and Helen Martin is at the Copeland Cultural Arts Building, 1572 Highway 395 through Thursday. Information, 782-4119.Snowshoe Tour 14th annual Snowshoe Thompson 10K cross country ski snowshoe tour 9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 2 at Hope Valley YURT, Highway 88 and 89 intersection. Frank Tortorich will discuss longboarding the way Snowshoe did it following. Donation $10. Information, Nina (530) 573-8940 or Sue (775) 315-7777. Almanac Listings New and updated listings needed for the 2013 Almanac. Must be received by March 29 to be included. Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.Tax Help AARP tax-aide volunteers will be available Tuesdays through April 9 at Carson Valley Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane to prepare free tax returns for seniors and low income individuals who file easy tax returns. Information, appointment, 267-7998.Library Storytime Storytime returns to the Minden library’s castle Tuesdays through March 12. Toddler stories for 18 months-3 years 10:30 a.m., preschool stories for ages 3-4 11:15 a.m. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.