Arts & Entertainment
Dive right in to ‘Swim’
You’re a little scared. Looking at the temperature these days is not for the faint of heart. The red line on the thermometer has to be somewhere in Hades which means you won’t be totally comfortable until you get home, take a cool plunge and have a cold drink. You need to go swimming. But why do we — land animals that we are — spend so much time trying to be fish? In the new book “Swim: Why We Love the Water” by Lynn Sherr, you’ll wade into th...
Upcoming events at the NMA
Acclaimed photographer Edward Burtynsky’s exhibition “Oil,” a photographic exploration of the effects of this critical fuel on our lives, will be at the Nevada Museum of art from Saturday until Sept. 23.
Michael Martin Murphey at the Nugget
Six-time gold album singer-songwriter Michael Martin Murphey, whose hits include “Wildfire” and “Don’t Count the Rainy Days,” will be performing at John Ascuaga’s Nugget today, Friday and Saturday.
Yellowman at the Knit
Reggae band Yellowman will be playing at 8:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Knitting Factory Concert House, located at 221 N. Virginia St. in Reno.