Freeman to perform Nevada Day song in parade in Carson City

Library offering free digital learning classes

Free digital learning classes are planned at @ Two Digital Learning Center at the Carson City Library. Register at the library or at

Introduction to PowerPoint will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Nov. 5.

Computers for beginners will be from noon to 1 p.m. Nov. 10.

How to make flyers in Word will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Nov. 12.

Using the Foundation Directory Online will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 17.

Using resume templates will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Nov. 19.

A session about web browsing will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Nov. 24.

Free help with Open Enrollment offered

Free help with Open Enrollment from Certified Exchange Enrollment Assisters is available in several locations.

Northern Nevada HOPES in Reno offers assistance by appointment; call 775-786-4673. Community Health Alliance offers help for walk-ins at four locations, and Nevada Health Centers offers assistance by appointment in Carson City at its Sierra Family Health Center; call 1-855-9665.

Open Enrollment opens Nov. 1 and remains open until Jan. 31. For more information, go to

Free events planned at Sierra Place

Free events in November are planned at Sierra Place Senior Living, 1111 W. College Parkway.

Jan Loverin, who served as curator of the Nevada State Museum’s Marjorie Russel Clothing and Textile Center for more than 30 years, will talk about the history of men’s and women’s underwear in Knickers and Bloomers, a presentation at 2 p.m. Nov. 4.

Michelle Lehmann and high school students will present Cyber Seniors, a talk about seniors and their Internet use, at 2 p.m. Nov. 8.

Mark McLaughlin will talk about the Mexican-American War, the Gold Rush and the Comstock mining era at 10 a.m. Nov. 10.

In observance of Veterans Day, the Children’s Performance Choir, directed by Tim Nolte, will sing patriotic songs at 2 p.m. Nov. 11. The choir features elementary school children from Dayton.

For more information, call 775-841-4111.

Inaugural Kettle Kick-off event planned

The Salvation Army, 661 Colorado St., is holding its inaugural Kettle Kick-off event with food, a silent auction and kettle competition from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 20.

To reserve a spot, call Jennifer Carboni at 775-887-9120, ext. 100, before Nov. 13. Sponsorships offering a company’s name or logo on the Salvation Army’s kettles are available. Call Carboni for information.

‘Babes in Toyland’ performances planned

Wild Horse Children’s Theater is putting on a classic holiday musical whose characters are based on those of “Mother Goose.”

“Babes in Toyland” will play at 7 p.m. Fridays; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays from Dec. 4 through 13 in the Brewery Arts Center’s Performance Hall, 511 W. King St.

Tickets are $10 for general admission, $8 for seniors and students and $5 for ages 4-12 and can be purchased on line at, or by calling 775-887-0438, or, if available, at the door.

For more information, call 775-887-0438.


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