Public Service Events

Here’s what’s happening in our community!  If your non-profit organization has an event coming up, let us know with an email at least a week in advance, to psa@renomediagroup.com

 


 

(Tues, Sept 27th) Step 2 holds their 6th annual Cottage Refurbish Unveiling from 10a -12pm at 3700 Safe Harbor Way in Reno.  Info: www.step2reno.org

(Fri Sept 30th) One Nevada Credit Union’s free Fall Shred Event takes place from 10a to 2pm at the Costco on East Plumb Lane location.  Info: http://www.onenevada.org/

(Sat/Sun Oct 1/2) Bonanza Kennel Club AKC Dog Show happens at Fuji Park in Carson City. There no charge to watch.  Info: www.bonanzakc.com

(thru Nov 30th) November is National Home Awareness Month and interested local businesses who want to support “Eddy House” in Reno should contact them by email: info@eddyhourse.org or by calling 775-384-1129

(Fri Oct 7th) Step One’s 2022 Golf Tournament is happening at Toiyabe Golf Club starting at 9:30am.  Info: www.step1inc.org

(Oct 7-29th) Bruka Theatre in downtown Reno presents “The Moors – A Deliciously Dark Comedy”.  Info: https://www.bruka.org/boxoffice

(Thur Oct 13th) The Karma Box Project is holding a fundraiser at the Eddy in downtown Reno at 5pm.  Info: https://www.karmaboxproject.org/

(Sat Oct 22nd) The 29th season of the Carson City Ghost Walk opens from 10a to 2p. Tix are $20 in advance.  Info: www.carsoncityghostwalk.com

(TFN) Seniors in Service in recruiting Foster Grandparents.  Info: www.sisnv.org

(TFN) The city of South Lake Tahoe has new outdoor fire restrictions. No charcoal or wood fire are permitted. Gas or pellet grills are allowed unless a Red Flag warning is posted.  Info:  www.tahoelivingwithfire.com

(TFN) Covid 19 local testing locations are available.  Info: click here

(TFN) You can check the air quality in your neighborhood at a new website.  Just type in your zip code at www.airnow.gov

(TFN) Covid Vaccination info: Immunize Nevada has a list of pharmacies and other locations giving free shots, near you.  Info: https://www.immunizenevada.org/covid-19-vaccine-locator OR  https://www.immunizenevada.org/county-specific-covid-19-vaccine-sites

(TFN) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation is presenting the app-based GET Outdoors program for students in grades 6-12.  Info: http://tmparksfoundation.org/get-outdoors

(TFN) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment at  www.bloodhero.com

(TFN) Northern Nevada’s Children’s Cabinet serves families in Reno, Carson City and Elko. They are in need of donations.  Info: www.childrenscabinet.org

(TFN) The Food Bank of Northern Nevada needs help serving the local community.  You can now donate via text message: text “FEED NV” and a donation amount to 50155

(TFN) Washoe County REMSA has set up a “Community Triage Line”.  It has information about getting vaccines and more.  24-7 you can call 328-2427

(TFN) If you have recovered from Covid 19 researchers at Renown Health and the UNR School of Medicine would like to talk to you.  Also, they can assist you if you want to donate plasma.  Info:  Call 982-3646 or visit covidplasmascreening@renown.org