Calendar of events


-- Steam train (today) and motor car (Sunday) rides at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 2180 S. Carson St., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Today, noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Call 687-6953.

-- Lyon County Fly-in and Air Fest, Armed Forces Day weekend at Silver Springs Regional Airport, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and Sunday. Features breakfast at 7 a.m. and events and vendors. Call 575-4459 or visit

-- White Wing performs at the Carson Nugget Show Lounge; 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Call 882-1626.

-- Big Tiny Little performs at the Carson Valley Inn Cabaret Lounge, Minden. Call 782-9711.

-- "Kiss Me, Kate, " the Cole Porter musical, at the Carson Community Center, 851 E. William St., 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Call 445-3149.

-- "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," presented by the Brewery Arts Center and BAC Stage Kids, 2 p.m. at 449 W. King St. Call 883-1976.-- Timepiece Exhibit at the historic Roberts House Museum, 1207 N. Carson St. Call 887-8865.

-- Mammovan for Nevada offers mammograms and other services at FISH, 138 E. Long St. Appointments required, call (877) 581-6266.

-- Spring Farmers Market at Telegraph Square, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 883-1951.

-- Live music featuring Blues Edge at the Genoa Bar. Barbecue starts at 6:30 p.m., music at 8 p.m.

-- Carson City Recreation Division skateboard contest 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Mills Park. Entry fee $5.

-- Third annual Springtime Scholarship Dessert, Tea, Auction and Social, 1-3:30 p.m. at the Nevada State Library and Archives, 100 N. Stewart St. $12 per person in advance.

-- Comstock Historic Preservation Grand Ball, 7-11:30 p.m. at Piper's Opera House, Virginia City; presented by the Nevada Civil War Volunteers.

-- Food Closet Bingo, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Carson Valley United Methodist Church, 1375 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville. One nonperishable food item requested for entry; bingo cards .25 each. Soda and snacks available. Call 265-7203.

-- "Birding by Canoe along the Carson River" launches from Buckland Station on Alt. 95, by Fort Churchill State Park at 9 a.m., until about 3 p.m. Bring lunch, binoculars, sunscreen and $3 per car for park fee.

-- Sierra Nevada Community Sailing's second annual dinner fund-raiser, 7 p.m. at Siena Hotel and Spa, Reno. Guest speaker magician/motivational speaker Jennifer Webb. Tickets $50; call 852-2320.


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