In the Spotlight for Jan. 13
January 12, 2012
A free Q&A session with Janice Joplin’s original band, Big Brother and the Holding Company is 2:30-3:30 p.m. today at the Douglas County library. Tickets sold out for The Carson Valley Arts Council concert with the band. Information, 782-8207.
The Dragon Slayers is hosting zombie night 6-9 p.m. today at the Douglas County Public Library. Pizza and drinks served. Sign up by Thursday. Information, 782-9841.
Piper Family Blood Drive is 10 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Saturday at the CVIC Hall in Minden. Information, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Douglas County Historical Society bowling fundraiser 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Silver Strikes Lane, Gardnerville. Cost, $12 per person for three games. Information, 782-2555.
Antiques show and sale with appraisal clinic 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the Carson Valley Inn Ballroom. Admission $2, appraisals $5 per item. Benefits in part the Carson Valley Pops Orchestra. Information, 782-4951.
Young at Heart community bingo is Sunday 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 $700 with 58 numbers. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, 783-6455 or 267-4897.
Carson Valley resident Journey Harasin hosts a sound journey workshop 11 a.m. Sunday at Unity of the Sierra, 110 east Ann Street, Carson City. Suggested donation is $20. Information, 841-2221.
Toddler Storytime. Storytime for children ages 18 months to 3 years returns to the castle 10:30 a.m. Tuesday-Feb. 21 on Tuesdays at the Minden branch of the library. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.
Storytime for children ages 3 to 5 years is 11:15 a.m. Tuesday-Feb. 21 on Tuesdays at the Minden branch of the library. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.
Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 annual all-you-can-eat crab feed Jan. 20 at the lodge, 1227 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville. Cocktails 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m. Reservations and payment due Sunday. Cost, $30. Information, 267-9205, or 782-6625.
John Humphrey’s wildlife and landscape photography exhibit is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday during the month of January at the Copeland Cultural Arts Center gallery, 1572 Highway 395, Minden. Information, 782-8207.
The Carson Valley Art Association art exhibit runs through January in the Douglas County Library, 1625 Library Lane, Minden. Information, 782-8035.