Cancer Survivors Event June 5 At Carson Tahoe Cancer Center

Courtesy of Carson Tahoe Health CARSON CITY, Nev. —  In recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day, Sunday, June 5, 2016, Carson Tahoe Health (CTH) invites the community to attend “Survivors Expressions,” a free event in honor...

Author Book Signing June 2 At Blue Brick Gallery In Minden

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — The Grafx8 Blue Brick Gallery at 1615 Highway 395 in Minden will host Lady Jill Mueller June 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. for a signing of her book,...

Carson Valley’s Charles Muench Featured In Brewery Arts Center Show June 3-4

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Carson Valley resident Charles Muench’s work will be featured in a show, “Conversations with Land and Sky: Oil Paintings of the Eastern Sierra and Nevada by Charles Muench” at...

Survivor Expressions Art Show To Help Observe National Cancer Survivors Day June 5

Courtesy of Carson Tahoe Health In recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day on Sunday, June 5, Carson Tahoe Health is pleased to host “Survivors Expressions,” a free community event in honor of people who have...

Kites & Art Event May 14-15 At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

Courtesy of the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park MINDEN, Nev. — Something in the Wind, a free kite flying and arts event, will take place at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Saturday-Sunday, May...

Art In The Park At Mormon Station State Historic Park May 1

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Natural Resources GENOA, Nev. — Come down to Mormon Station State Historic Park on Sunday, May 1, to see local fine artists display their creative original work. Included in...

‘Something In The Wind’ Kite Festival May 14-15 At Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

Courtesy of the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park MINDEN, Nev. — This year’s “Something in the Wind” kite festival is May 14-15. Expert kite flyers from the Rogue Valley Windchasers kite club will be...

GadZooks! Offers Creative Coloring Evening April 20

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! in Gardnerville invites the public for a free introductory creative coloring session April 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. Refreshments will be served and materials provided. Call 775-782-9665...

GadZooks! To Host Artists’ Reception April 2

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! in Gardnerville is hosting a special exhibit with photography from James Blane, pottery by Sharon Randall and paintings by Brenda Mauk March 29 through May 2. An artists’...

Basque-Themed Mural Installed On Main Street Gardnerville

Courtesy of Main Street Gardnerville GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Main Street Gardnerville Basque-themed mural project was completed Tuesday, as Walter & Walter Construction installed the 12-foot by 16-foot work of art on the building owned by...

Douglas County Public Library Offers Coloring For Adults

by Maggie Rusmisel, Douglas County Public Library MINDEN, Nev. — Looking for a fun way to unplug, unwind, and connect with others? Come to the Douglas County Public Library on Wednesday, March 2 between...

Douglas County Announces Poetry Out Loud Contest Thursday, Feb. 11 at 6 p.m.

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs MINDEN, Nev.  – Students from Douglas County will participate in the Poetry Out Loud school contest at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11 at Douglas...

Eddie Sanderson Featured In Carson Valley Arts Council Gallery

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Arts Council MINDEN, Nev. — The next art exhibit at the Carson Valley Arts Council’s Copeland Gallery will feature “award winning international photographer” Eddie Sanderson. The show runs January 4...

From A Skateboard To The Art Gallery: Douglas High Senior’s Work Drawing Attention

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — It was just doodles on paper, during class. But to Douglas High School senior Lukas Olsen, age 17, they just looked … well, right. “About two years...

Local Cancer Patients Share Journey Through Art Show

Courtesy of Carson Tahoe Health CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Carson Tahoe Cancer Center, an affiliate of Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, is hosting an art show through Friday, December 18. This touching collection of over...

Workshops Set To Help Earn Grants From Nevada Arts Council

by Felicia Archer, Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Arts Council is hosting a series of 11 free grant workshops in December to help artists, nonprofit organizations, educators and...

Douglas High Senior Wins ‘People’s Choice Award’ At Carson Valley Art Association Show

Special to the Carson Valley Times MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High senior Lukas Olsen, 17, entered his first art show — the Carson Valley Art Association Annual Scholarship Benefit Art Show in Minden — over...

Miniature Paintings Characterize 94-year-old Latimer Art Club In Nevada Historical Society Show

Courtesy of the Nevada Department of Tourism & Cultural Affairs CARSON CITY, Nev. — The oldest active art club in Nevada was founded in 1921 by students of artist Lorenzo Latimer, a noted watercolorist...

GadZooks! To Host Artist Reception Oct. 9 In Gardnerville

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — GadZooks! A Creative Place, 1411 Highway 395 in Gardnerville, will host an artist reception Oct. 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, see the flyer below:  

‘Wooden Boats Of Lake Tahoe’ Photography Show Runs Through Sept. 30 At Blue Brick Gallery

  Special to the Carson Valley Times MINDEN, Nev. — Blue Brick Gallery owner Michael Nelson hosted a reception for International Award Winning Photographer Eddie Sanderson on last Wednesday evening. Around 75 people enjoyed...