In the Spotlight for Feb. 17 | RecordCourier.com

In the Spotlight for Feb. 17

Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras magic dinner and dance to benefit Austin’s House is 6 p.m., today at the Carson Valley Inn. Tickets, $50. Information, tickets, 267-6711.

Pau-Wa-Lu Players

Pau-Wa-Lu Players presentation of “Willy Wonka, Jr.” is 7 p.m. today, Saturday, Feb. 24 and Feb. 25, and 2 p.m. Sunday and Feb. 26. Tickets, $10, adults and $8 students, seniors. Information, 265-6100.

Centennial Dinner

CVIC Hall centennial dinner dance 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets, $20. Information, 782-5976.

FISH Fundraiser

Have a Heart dinner fundraiser for Friends In Service Helping, 6 p.m. Saturday at the Carson Nugget. Tickets, $50. Information, 882-3474.

Movie Night

Carson Valley United Methodist Church is showing “Rio” 7 p.m. Saturday at 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Admission is free. Information, 782-4600.

Jethro’s Fundraiser

Jethro’s in Gardnerville Ranchos is hosting a fundraiser 8 p.m. Saturday to benefit baby Austin York, born with an abnormal heart defect. Music by Livitz Livitz. Cover charge $10. Information, 265-2215.

YAH Bingo

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 $750 with 59 numbers. Coffee and popcorn provided. Snack bar open. Information, 783-6455 or 267-4897.

Book Sale

The Douglas County Public Library used book sale through Saturday in the front lobby of the Minden branch during regular library hours. Information, 782-9841, or douglas.lib.nv.us.

Toddler Storytime

The final storytime for children ages 18 months to 3 years returns to the castle 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Minden branch of the library. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.

Pre-School Storytime

The final storytime for children ages 3 to 5 years is 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at the Minden branch of the library. Information, douglas.lib.nv.us, or 782-9841.

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