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Holidays at the HomesteadBringing the Holidays to the Residents of The Homestead on Dec. 12 from 4-6 p.m.The Homestead Assisted Living is located at 365 W. A Street Adopt a Grandparent:Choose a name from the Christmas tree with a resident’s gift wish.There will be pictures with Santa, and an event from Rising Sun Art Gallery Art Project to give your child a chance to learn the gift of giving by making the Homestead residents an artistic gift!At 6 p.m. the Churchill County High School Minor Details join us as we gather and sing carols with the ResidentsMuseum holiday gift saleVisit Churchill County Museum and shop at our 10-20 percent off holiday gift sale ... jewelry, toys, fossils, rocks, photos, Native American handicrafts, and books — more than 300 titles. Something special is available for everyone on your list, and very affordable! Admission is free. Bring your family and friends to tour the exhibits just for fun to the Churchill County Museum, 1050 S. Maine St., 423-3677. November hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. December hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Open Monday through Saturday. Doll and cradle raffleEnter this raffle and the chance to surprise that special child in your life this holiday season with a doll and hand-crafted cradle and chest of drawers on display now through Dec. 14 at the Churchill County Library.Raffle tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 and are available for purchase at the library and the Serendipity Bookstore. The doll size cradle and chest of drawers was built and donated by Ray Burbank with Custom Cabinets and Design. The quilt and bedding was donated by Cara Dibnah, and D’Lene Burbank donated the doll and clothes. The drawing is Dec. 14 at 5 p.m.All monies raised through this raffle will benefit the 2013 Summer Reading Program which promotes reading to children in Churchill County.Santa Claus to Stuf ‘n SuchSanta Claus is coming to Stuf ‘n Such “The Store” Thrift Store on Dec. 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (store hours to 3 p.m.), 99 S. Nevada St.Santa will give special sale coupons worth 25 percent, 50 percent or 75 percent off purchases for that day only. Santa will be taking pictures with the kids, so bring them along and enjoy the savings and the holiday fun. Stuf ‘n Such “The Store” Thrift Store, is owned and operated by Banner Churchill Community Hospital Auxiliary, a non-profit organization, which raises funds to benefit BCCH and other health-related events.The Comstock CowboysCountry Christmas Concert with David John & the Comstock Cowboys is Dec. 16 at Oats Park Art Center’s Barkley Theatre from 3-6 p.m.Advance Tickets are $5 to benefit the Fallon Benevolence Fund. Advance Tickets Available at City Hall. The concert will sell out, and tickets not available at the door. For information, call 775-423-3040.Wishing Tree 2012CC Communications Independent Telecommunications and Churchill County Social Services are joining forces once again to request your support and help for the Holiday Season of 2012. Help to provide approximately 300 children within Churchill County.The Wishing Tree program helps eligible and the less fortunate with gift giving. If you would like to donate a monetary or adopt a child/family, contact Dawn at 775-217-8773.Rainbow Treasures Gift ShopStop by early to get your Holiday See’s Candy at Rainbow Treasures Gift Shop. While you are shopping, check out our “new” gift items and special decorations for Christmas. We also have lots of baby gifts for that darling new baby. Rainbow Treasures Gift Shop is located at 801 E. Williams Ave. in the lobby of Banner Churchill Community Hospital. Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The Rainbow Treasures Gift Shop is owned and operated by Banner Churchill Community Hospital Auxiliary, a non-profit organization, which raises funds to benefit BCCH and other health-related events.

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