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All 4 Charity king crab, steak cookout on Friday

The eighth annual “All 4 Charity” King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout is Friday at 6 p.m. at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

The event has raised $150,000 and donated all funds to many worthy Douglas County Programs. Proceeds from the event this year will support Me for Incredible Youth (MEFIYI) and Douglas High School’s volleyball program.

MEFIYI’s REWARD Club Program provides life skills, sports education and job-career training for middle school and high school student-athletes.

The Big Heart Rock and Roll Band will provide an acoustic classic rock entertainment that will include raffle, silent and live auction. Tickets are $40 for either the one-pound king crab or 12-ounce ribeye steak dinner. Online tickets are available or may be purchased at Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce. Send an email to or call 775-781-5954 for information.

Knuth to speak to Rotary Tuesday

University of Nevada Athletic Director Doug Knuth will be the guest speaker for the Rotary Club of Minden’s weekly meeting on Tuesday.

The meeting will be held in one of CVI’s lower level convention rooms from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The meeting is free of charge and the cost of lunch is $20.

Couples league at Carson Valley GC

Carson Valley Golf Club is hosting a couples golf tournament Saturday at 8 a.m.

The format is 3 clubs and a putter, and players must have an established handicap to play in the event. The cost is $50 per person.

For information, call 265-3181.

Sheriff’s hosts hunter safety class on Aug. 19

A hunter safety class is being hosted by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office on Aug. 19 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

The class at the sheriff’s office administration building in Minden will cover several topics including but not limited to, wilderness survival, gun safety, wildlife habitat and conservation, archery and hunting regulations.

To pre-register, visit and click on Learn and Participate/Hunter Ed Class. Call the sheriff’s administration at 782-9900 for information.

Pancreatic cancer fundraiser on Sept. 16

Three sports — golf, running and power lifting — will be featured on Sept. 16 when the Carson City Kiwanis Club presents its fourth annual Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Golf Tournament at Silver Oak Golf Course in Carson City.

In addition to the golf tournament, a four-person scramble scheduled for 9 a.m., a 5K fun run is set for 8 a.m. and the Carson City Bench Press Championships from 7-9 a.m.

The golf tournament fee is $90 per player, which includes range balls as well as lunch and prizes. Lunch tickets for guests can be purchased for $10. Hole sponsorships are available for $100.

The 5K fee is $30 and $10 for the kids half-mile 12-and-under fun run. The bench press fee is $10 for three lifts, with a variety of categories available.

Proceeds benefit the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network as well as the Carson City Kiwanis scholarship fund.

Contact Robey Willis at for information.