Flower Baskets Down For The Season, Now Is The Time To Sponsor For Spring 2015

by Linda Dibble, Volunteer & Flower Committee Chairperson Fall is upon us. Flowers are fading and leaves are changing color while sprinkling the ground with autumn tones. Soon we’ll be celebrating the holidays and welcoming winter snow. The hanging baskets have been removed from the light poles on Main Street in preparation for the oncoming winter season. This year, for the first time, sponsors are … Continue reading Flower Baskets Down For The Season, Now Is The Time To Sponsor For Spring 2015

Birth Announcements for Oct. 22

Editor’s Note: Birth announcements are sent to us by Carson Tahoe Health. If you have a birth announcement you’d like included, please e-mail it to joey@carsonvalleytimes.com. (Continued Below) Carter James Mathis Brooke Mathis of Minden is the mother of a baby boy, Carter James Mathis, born Oct. 7, 2014 at the Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 0 ounces. Jase Michael Bera Malina Wilson … Continue reading Birth Announcements for Oct. 22

You Can Help: #NevadaSings Initiative Sets Out To Break World Record Oct. 30

Courtesy of the State of Nevada The #NevadaSings Initiative, part of the state’s year-long sesquicentennial celebration, is a special and unprecedented initiative providing an opportunity for all Nevadans to join together on October 30th at 10 a.m. to sing Nevada’s State Song, Home Means Nevada. If enough Nevadans participate, this could set the world record for most people singing their state song at the same … Continue reading You Can Help: #NevadaSings Initiative Sets Out To Break World Record Oct. 30

2014 ‘Appeal For Kids’ To Benefit Austin’s House

Courtesy of Austin’s House   Austin’s House is celebrating seven years of providing compassionate care for children in crisis by launching its third annual giving campaign, the ‘2014 Appeal For Kids.’ The ten-bedroom facility opened in September 2007 and was built entirely with donations from our generous community. “We are so fortunate for the support of the surrounding communities over the past seven years,” said … Continue reading 2014 ‘Appeal For Kids’ To Benefit Austin’s House

Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers to play free bluegrass shows at Carson Valley Inn Oct. 28-29

Courtesy of Carson Valley Inn Ten years in the making, Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers have built a reputation for hard work and non-stop touring, playing music inspired by the roots of bluegrass while branching out into a sound uniquely their own. From lightning fast picking, to sentimental ballads—playing storied original material, traditional songs, and contemporary covers—The Prowlers’ free live shows come to the Carson Valley Inn’s … Continue reading Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers to play free bluegrass shows at Carson Valley Inn Oct. 28-29

Filmmakers Invited To Submit Works For Carson City International Film Festival Set For February

by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College   Western Nevada College is looking for student and independent filmmakers to submit their work for possible viewing at the upcoming Carson City International Film Festival. The event is scheduled for Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 5-7, 2015. To be considered for the competition, filmmakers must submit an original video of up to 90 minutes in length and in DVD format to … Continue reading Filmmakers Invited To Submit Works For Carson City International Film Festival Set For February