In the Spotlight for Jan. 4
January 3, 2013
Bird Count The Audubon Christmas bird count and feeder watch is 7 a.m., Saturday. Meet at Woodett’s Diner in Gardnerville for assignments. Information, Jim Woods, 720-7009.Boys Basketball. Douglas High boys take on the Reed Raiders 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the DHS gym. Information, 782-5136.Community Bingo Carson Valley Sertoma Community Bingo is Saturday at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville. Doors open at 11 a.m., early bird at 12:30 p.m., regular session at 1 p.m. Progressive blackout is $500 with 54 numbers or fewer. Drawing for raffle prizes. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, Pat, 265-5332.Free Admission Douglas County Museum & Cultural Center is free on the first Saturday of the month to students accompanied by a family member. Prizes will be given for completing a museum scavenger hunt. Information, 782-2555.Animal Adoptions Douglas Animal Welfare Group has animal adoptions 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays at the Douglas County Animal Shelter, 921 Pinenut Road, Gardnerville. Information, 267-7325. Hoop Shoot Tahoe-Douglas Elks annual Hoop Shoot national basketball free throw contest 3:30 p.m., Tuesday at Meneley Elementary School. Contest open to boys and girls ages 8-13 living in Douglas County. Information, Gary Wendt, 265-6136.Chautauqua Meeting The first informational meeting of young Chautauqua is 6-7 p.m., Tuesday in the meeting room of the Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center in Gardnerville. All third through eighth grade students welcome. Information, 392-1772.Open House Partnership of Community Resources open house 2-6 p.m., Thursday at 1517 Church Street, Gardnerville. Information, 782-8611.Watercolor Exhibit An exhibit by watercolorists Marge Buttles and Helen Martin is at the Copeland Cultural Arts Building, 1572 Highway 395 through Feb. 28. Information, 782-4119.Art Show Carson Valley Art Association art show in the central hallway of WNC Douglas during normal class hours through Jan. 31. All artwork is for sale. Information, Ron Clarke, 782-8035.Vendors Wanted Food and craft vendors wanted for the Carson Valley Sertoma 21st annual chili and craft fair April 27-28 at Carson Valley Inn. Information, Doris, 265-2507.Relay Committee Douglas County Relay for Life is looking for 2013 relay committee members. No experience necessary, Information, Stacey Ziglar, 790-3292.GED Registration Registration is ongoing during the school year for adults interested in getting their GED Adult Diploma. Classes meet 5-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Sign up in room 302 at Douglas High School. Information, Michael Caughlan, 782-5136 Ext. 1716.