In the Spotlight for July 27
July 26, 2012
Carson Valley United Methodist Church rummage sale 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., today and 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Information, 782-4600.
East Fork Gallery 33rd anniversary reception 4-8 p.m. today at 1503 Highway 395, Suite K, Gardnerville. Features all artists’ miniature show. Information, 782-8852.
Wa She Shu Festival
The Wa She Shu It’Deh Arts Festival is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Tallac Historic Site, Heritage Way and Highway 89 in South Lake Tahoe. Information, http://www.washoetribe.us.
Sierra Front firefighters will be at Mormon Station State Historic Park 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for a Living with Fire event. The park is located in Genoa. Information, 782-2590.
The 12th annual Kirkwood Wildflower Festival noon-5 p.m. Saturday benefits the Sugar Pine Foundation. Wine and beer tasting, live music, art show and sale, barbecue, guided hikes with advance reservation. Entrance is free. Information, (209) 258-7260.
“Beans, Brews and Blues” fundraiser 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Wild Rose Inn, Genoa. Proceeds benefit the Carson Valley Arts Council. Live music by Beans Sousa and Monique Haviland. Free beer and wine tasting. Raffles. Tickets, $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Information, 782-8207.
The Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park melodrama fundraiser 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the home ranch. Tickets $30 per car up to six people at Battle Born, Joyce’s Fine Jewelry, Plant It Nursery, The Entertainer. Gates open 3:30 p.m. Information, 783-9417.
Christ Presbyterian Church 5-Day Club vacation Bible school 10 a.m.-noon, Monday- Aug. 3 at Lampe Park near the playground. Information, 782-3781.
Agriculture Innovation Forum series continues 6-8 p.m. Tuesday in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Weed control discussed. Information, Steve Lewis, 782-9960.
Minden resident Nancy Clarke’s fine art exhibit “Tahoe Pleasures” runs through Wednesday at the El Dorado County Library, South Lake Tahoe.
Minden farmers markets 4-8 p.m. Tuesdays on Esmeralda Avenue. Information, 782-2444.
Gardnerville farmers market opens 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays at Lampe Park. Information, 782-9828.
Douglas County Public Library storytime 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays in Lampe Park through Aug. 29. Information, 782-9841.
Genoa hosts Sweet Sippin’ Sundays 1-4 p.m. the first Sunday of the month in downtown Genoa. Cost $10. Information, 783-0870.