In the Spotlight for Oct. 7 |

In the Spotlight for Oct. 7

Rummage Sale

A rummage sale is 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Topaz Ranch Estates Church, 1441 Agate, to raise postage money to send cookies to local soldiers and their units. Hamburgers, hotdogs and beverages for sale. Information, 266-3309.

Pops Orchestra

Carson Valley Pops Orchestra performs 7 p.m. Saturday at the CVIC Hall, Minden.

Volunteers Needed

The Carson Valley Trails Association needs volunteers for the Genoa Foothill Trail project 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14-16. Located at Sierra Canyon, .5 miles north of Genoa, west on Centennial Drive to Snowshoe Lane. Information, 722-8784, or

Fun Run

The third annual RunEdRun is 9 a.m. Sunday at Douglas High School. Bounce house, climbing wall, health booths, silent auction. Registration, information,, or 790-0216.

Lecture Series

The Douglas County Historical Society’s lecture series continues 7 p.m. Thursday at the Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Richard Clark will do a Chatauqua presentation on Kit Carson. Cost, $3, free to members. Information, 782-2555.

Flea Market

Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge No. 2670 annual Flea Market 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 14-15, and 8 a.m.-noon Oct.16 at 1276 Pit Road, Gardnerville. Information, 265-4523.

Opening Night

The Carson Valley Community Theatre Fall production “On Golden Pond” opens at 7:30 p.m. Oct 14 in the CVIC Hall. Tickets, $20 and include champagne and dessert reception after the show. Other performances are at 7:30 p.m. Oct 15, 21 and 22, and 2 p.m. Oct 16 and 23. Cost, $15/general and $12/students and seniors. Information, (775) 292-0939.

Vendors Needed

Main Street Gardnerville is seeking vendors for the first-ever Holiday Shopping Bazaar, 2 to 6 p.m. Nov. 12 at St. Gall’s Pastoral Center,1343 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. Space cost, $50. Reserve space by Oct. 21. Information, 782-8027, or