Busy week greeting the holidays
Christmas Comedy. The Carson Valley Inn presents Sister’s Christmas Catechism Comedy Show 6:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Tickets, $22 and available at the hotel. Information, 782-6606 or visit http://www.carsonvalleyinn.com
Spaghetti Feed. ELKS Annual Spaghetti Feed and Christmas Tree Bingo Friday at the CVIC Hall, Esmeralda Street, Minden.Doors open at 4:45 p.m. for dinner with Bingo to follow. Cost, $9 for adults, $7 for kids 12 and under. Under two are free. Information, 392-2249.
Genoa Christmas. Town of Genoa hosts a Christmas event Friday in downtown Genoa. Christmas Caroling, Genoa Community Church, 5:30 p.m., Genoa Tree Lighting at corner of Nixon St. and Main St., 6:30 p.m. Holiday refreshments served. Information, genoanevada.org. or 782-8696.
Santa Breakfast. Town of Genoa hosts Breakfast with Santa Saturday Genoa Town Hall, 2287 Main Street, Genoa. Seatings are 8:30 a.m., 9:40 a.m., 10:50 a.m. Cost, $5 per person, free children 4 years and under. Information, tickets, 782-8696 or stop by the office located at 2289 Main Street.
Sweete Shoppe. The Carson Valley Museum and Cultural center presents a Sweet Shoppe where holiday treats including candy, cookies and more can be purchased 10 a.m. Saturday at the CVM&CC. Information, 782-2555.
Holiday Gala. The DCHS Annual Holiday Gala will be Saturday. Enter your or your group’s decorated tree, snow globe or gingerbread house in the fundraising competition at the CVM&CC. Information, 782-2555 or email HistoricNV.org to find out when applications are available to pick up.
Arts & Craft Faire. A Holiday Arts & Craft Faire will be 1 p.m.-8 p.m. Saturday in the CVIC Hall. Tumblewinds will also provide food and beverages Friday and Saturday and Olaf, the Frozen character, will be availbale for pictures during weekend events in Minden.
Christmas Reception. The East Fork Gallery is holding its Christmas Reception 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sunday. Gift items, pottery, turned wood pices, jewlery and more. Refreshments will be served. The gallery is located at 1502 Highway 395, Gardnerville. Information, 782-7629.
Holiday Celebration. The Douglas County Democratic Women’s annual Holiday Celebration and Bake Sale is set for Dec. 5.Proceeds from the sale will benefit the DCDW Scholarship Program and support operating expenses. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with lunch at noon. Cost, $18 with reservations, $20 for Walk-ins. Register by Dec. 1, to firstname.lastname@example.org or 267-0539. Information visit http://www.dcdwomen.net
A Cowboy Christmas. A holiday concert, “A Cowboy Christmas” featuring Mary Kaye and the Kaye Sisters will be 6 p.m. Dec. 10 in the Historic Genoa Town Hall, 2287 Main Street. Cost, $20, children $15. Tickets on sale at the Genoa Town Office. Pre-concert dinner of chili and baked potatoes. Cost, $35 adults, $25 Childdren. Doors open at 5 p.m. Information, 782-8696.
Pops Orchestra. The Carson Valley Pops Orchestra will be performing their Holiday Concert with the Voices of the Sierra 7 p.m. Dec. 10 at the CVIC Hall. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Raffle. Cost, free, donations accepted.