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

NOW THRU AUGUST 2ND: Operation Backpack is looking for donations of school supplies to help low income students for the new school year. Info:

THURSDAY, JULY 18TH: Immunize Nevada presents an artists reception for “Paddles & Palettes” at the Sparks Museum & Cultural Festival.  Info:

FRIDAY-SUNDAY, JULY 19TH – 21ST: Carson City High School Class of 1979 holds its 40 year reunion at the Plaza Hotel.  Info: 775-461-6568

SATURDAY, JULY 20TH: The 52nd annual Basque Festival happens at Wingfield Park, downtown from 9a to 4pm.  Info:

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24TH: NNDA presents a Business Edge seminar at Casino Fandango.  Info:

FRIDAY/SATURDAY, JULY 26TH & 27TH:  “Keep Memory Alive” presents the Summer Social & Rodeo at the Shakespeare ranch in Glenbrook, NV.  Info:

FRIDAY/SUNDAY, JULY 26TH – 28TH: The Carson City Fair happens in Fugi Park Friday thru Sunday. Info:

SATURDAY, JULY 27TH: The Animal Ark hosts the All American Cheetah Dash… and July is military month with special discounts.  Info:

SATURDAY, JULY 27TH: Northern Nevada Pride’s 2019 festival is at Wingfield Park from 11am to 6pm. Info:

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15TH: Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful presents the 4th annual Raise the River event at Idlewild Park.  Info:

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23RD: The Children’s Cabinet holds a fundraiser at Montreaux Golf Course at 5:30pm. Info:

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH: N.E.A.T. presents a benefit concert at Bartley Ranch to support the for Kids Foundation.  Info:

THRU TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH: Sparks United Methodist Church presents a Farmers’ Market from 8a to 1pm on Tuesdays.  Info:

NOW ‘til further notice: The Thrive Center at UNR is offering free group therapy sessions for victims of domestic violence.  Info: 775-682-8609