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



FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST: The Boy Scouts present the “Grand Prix of Scouting” at the Peppermill Resort at 5:30pm. Info:


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST: Local non-profit Zawadisha presents “Women as Change Makers” at the Atlantis.  Info:


FRIDAY-SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST – 23RD: The Nevada Division of Child & Family Services will hold a seminar on foster parenting at Banner Hospital in Fallon.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful presents a seminar for teachers about the environment at Idlewild Park from 8a to 4pm.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Freaks of Nature car club holds a charity fundraiser “cruise” at Johnny Rockets in Carson City.  Info: 775-297-1128


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: The American Lung Association presents a charity Volleyball Tournament in Sparks.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Triage Cancer presents free conferences at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Reno.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Casino Night and Poker tournament to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children. Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Bingo Night at the Dayton Senior Center. Info: 246-6210


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: High Sierra Lacrosse Foundation holds Oktoberfest at the Village at Squaw Valley.  Info:


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD: Ferrari Farms in Reno presents a fundraising concert for the Toscana family at 3pm. Tickets are $10.


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH: Northern Nevada C.O.P.S. is teaming up with Qdoba at 10130 North McCarran near Mae Anne from 4-8p.  Twenty percent of Food Sales will be donated to C.O.P.S. when you present the flyer.  Get Info and Flyer at


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH: Dayton Chamber of Commerce holds its 25th annual Golf Event. Info: 775-246-7909


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBR 28TH: Restless Artist Theatre in Sparks opens the new play “Maytag Virgin”.  Info:


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13TH: Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful is looking for volunteers for the Truckee River Cleanup Day from 9a to noon.  Info:


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14TH: The 20th Annual “Race for the Cure” happens in downtown Reno.  Info:


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20TH: Each month area doctors hold a free medical clinic. This month at Hilltop Community Church in Carson City.  Info:


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20TH: Dayton Senior Center’s Crafts & Bake Sale happens from 9a-2p at the Center.  Info: 775-246-6210


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20TH: Sierra Safari Zoo presents its annual Sunset Zoofari Fundraiser from 3p to 6p.   Info:


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21ST: Animal Ark Animal Sanctuary holds its “Last Chance Cheetah Dash” at 4:45pm. Reservations are required.  Info:


SATURDAY/SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27TH/28TH  The Snows Women’s Auxiliary is holding a Holiday Craft & Bake sale at the Parish Center, 1200 Arlington in Reno.  Info:


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29TH:  Sponsors are needed for Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff.  Info: