Wolf Pack A.D. to speak at Rotary
August 1, 2017
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.
Knuth also addressed the Rotary in May 2016. The meeting is free of charge and the cost of lunch is $20.
All 4 Charity king crab, steak cookout on Aug. 11
The eighth annual "All 4 Charity" King Crab Feed & Steak Cookout will be held on Aug. 11 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 Friday event this year will support Me for Incredible Youth (MEFIYI) and Douglas High School's volleyball program.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 775-781-5954 for information.
Girls lacrosse clinic, fundraiser Saturday
A fundraiser/clinic is being hosted by the Douglas Lacrosse Club of Carson Valley Saturday in Gardnerville.
The club, which fielded its first High Sierra Lacrosse high school level girls team this spring, will hold a car wash from noon-2 p.m. in the Yogurt Beach parking lot. T-shirts will also be sold.
Yogurt Beach will donate a percentage of its proceeds on sales between 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. to help with equipment and other costs, according to club coach Daunelle Wulstein.
Also, a youth lacrosse clinic will be held from 10 a.m. until noon at Stodick Park for girls 13-17 years of age who are interested in playing lacrosse next year.
There is no cost for the clinic. Anyone interested in attending may RSVP to email@example.com in an email.
Girls are asked to bring water and sunscreen, and if available, a lacrosse stick, goggles, and mouthguards, Wulstein said. If not available, mouthguards will be available at a small cost, she added. Some sticks and goggles will also be available.
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 Saturday class at the sheriff's office administration building in Minden offers a certificate that is valid to purchase a hunting license anywhere in the U.S. and Canada. The course will cover several topics including but not limited to, wilderness survival, gun safety, wildlife habitat and conservation, archery and hunting regulations.
Completion of a work book is mandatory prior to the class. The work book can be obtained at the sheriff's office or purchased online.
The cost is $5 unless the participant is under 18. Registration fees for students under 18 years of age will be paid for by the Carson Valley Chukar Club.
The class is limited to 40 students per class and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, visit NDOW.org and click on Learn and Participate/Hunter Ed Class.
Call the sheriff's administration at 782-9900 during regular working hours for more 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for information.