In the Spotlight for Nov. 2
November 1, 2012
Art Show Carson Valley Art Association scholarship show 10 a.m.-8 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday in the CVIC Hall, Minden. Reception 6-8 p.m., today. Raffle 2-3 p.m., Sunday. Information, 782-8035.Teen Dance Teen dance for grades 6th–8th at the Fairgrounds building from 6:30–9 p.m. today. Cost is $10 and includes a slice of pizza and a soda or water. All school rules will apply including dance and dress code. Information, 782-9828.Sagehens Bazaar Topaz Sagehens holiday bazaar and flea market 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at community park building, 3939 Carter Way, Wellington. Information, Michelle Stevens, 266-3401 or Janet Bryant, 266-4013.Craft Faire Carson Valley United Methodist Church Christmas craft faire 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday at 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Lasagna lunch 11:30-1 p.m. Cost $5 adults, $2 children. Information, 782-4600 or Carol Coleman, 265-3285.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 $450 with 53 numbers or fewer. Drawing for raffle prizes. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, Pat, 265-5332.Dinner Fundraiser Annual spaghetti dinner and silent auction fundraiser noon-3 p.m., Sunday at Topaz Ranch Estates Community building benefits medical expenses for Dan Grimes. Ticket cost, donation. Information, 266-0020. Lecture Series Douglas County Historical Society lecture series 7 p.m., Thursday at the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Retired Washoe County Sheriff’s Capt. Doug Gist will discuss a peace officers museum. Doors open 6 p.m. Cost $3 nonmembers, free to members. Information, 782-2555. 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. Library Storytime Storytime returns to the castle Tuesdays through Dec. 11. Toddlers 18 months to 3 years 10:30 a.m., preschool for 3 to 5 years at 11:15 a.m. Information, 782-9841 or douglas.lib.nv.us.Vocalists Wanted Vocalists wanted to join in the chorus to sing Messiah selections with the Toccata Chorus and Orchestra at its Dec. 7 performance for the Carson Valley Arts Council. Participants will need to purchase a ticket at a reduced rate. The only rehearsal is at 6:30 p.m., Nov. 20 at the Carson Valley United Methodist Church,1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Rehearsal CDs will be available. Information, 782-8207.