In the Spotlight for Jan. 11
January 10, 2013
Knights Bingo The Knights of Columbus bingo 7 p.m., today at St. Gall Catholic Church in Gardnerville benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Carson Valley. 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. Concert Series The Carson Valley Arts Council presents the Joe Craven Trio 7 p.m., today in the CVIC Hall. Wine reception 6 p.m. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Information, http://www.cvartscouncil.com or 782-8207.Antiques Show Antiques show and sale with appraisal clinic 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday at Carson Valley Inn. Proceeds benefit in part the Carson Valley Pops Orchestra. Information, 782-4951.ESL Class The ESL In-home Program is sponsoring a tutor training workshop to learn how to teach English as a second language 2-4 p.m., Jan. 19 at the Douglas County Public Library in Minden. Reservations, Information, 888-2021.Crab Feed Tahoe-Douglas Elks crab feed Jan. 19 in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Cost $35. No tickets sold at the door. Cocktails 5:30 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m. Tickets, information, Jim Plamenig, 267-9205, or Judy, 782-6225.YAH Bingo Young at Heart community bingo is Jan. 20 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 $600 with 56 numbers. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, 783-6455 or 267-4897. Relay Committee Douglas County Relay for Life is looking for 2013 relay committee members. No experience necessary, Information, Stacey Ziglar, 790-3292.Kindness Bells Ring in Kindness bells can be painted 2:30-4:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at Partnership of Community Resources, 1517 Church Street, Gardnerville. No charge to participate. Bells hung throughout Douglas County. Information, 782-8611, or 782-5434.Dangberg Tours Guided tours of the Dangberg Home Ranch continue Wednesdays-Sundays. Call the park for tour times and reservations. Cost $8, free for ages 16 and younger. Information, 783-9417.Food Needed Donations of food items needed at the Carson Valley Community Food Closet. Bring nonperishable items to the food closet, 1255 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville, 12:30-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday. Information, 782-3711.Seeking Volunteers Active Volunteers in Douglas is a nonprofit group that promotes, maintains and supports volunteerism in Douglas County. The group maintains a database of government and local service organizations that utilize volunteer workers. Information, 783-6450.