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

 


 

(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.

(NOW – July 30th) The Food Bank presents the “Kid Café Summer Meals” program. Locations in Reno, Sparks, Fernley & Carson City.  Schedule at www.fbnn.org.

(July 19th – July 31st) Bruka Theatre’s Youth Summer Workshop is presenting “Midsummer Musings”.  Info: www.bruka.org.

(Saturday, July 24th) The 2nd annual hike with the Irreverent Warrior Silkies happens at 8am. Veterans & active military are invited.  Info: http://www.irreverentwarriors.com.

(Saturday, July 24th) Stagecoach Junction is holding a Crafts Fair to benefit “Desert Pigs”.  Info: noniehigley@aol.com.

(Sunday, July 25th) “Wigs for Kids” presents a show’n shine from 9am to 2pm at Mt. Rose & Virginia street. Proceeds to kids battling cancer who have lost their hair.

(Sunday, August 1st) The Northern Nevada Celtic Celebration presents a fundraiser at the Black Rabbit Mead Company.  Info: www.renoceltic.org.

(Saturday/Sunday, August 7th/8th) The Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Club hosts its 25th annual show’n shine at the fairgrounds in Gardnerville.  Entry fee is $10, kids under12 are free.

(Tuesday, August 10th) The National Automobile Museum presents a Small Business Trade show.  Info: www.automuseum.org.

(Saturday, August 14th) Fernley Senior Center presents another “Bingo Night” fundraiser starting at 5:30p.  Info: 575-3370.

(NOW thru October 9th) Carson City Ghost Walking Tours have opened with Madame Curry & The Spirit Wranglers. Schedule Info: 348-6279.

(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 go to covidplasmascreening@renown.org.