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/SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD & 24TH: The Animal Ark Animal Sanctuary is open Thanksgiving weekend, 11a-3p on Friday & Saturday.  Info:


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH: Family Counseling Service holds a fundraiser at Barnes & Noble to benefit their youth treatment camps.  Info:


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27TH: The Food Bank presents “Giving Tuesday” which benefit the “School Pantry” program.  Info & donations:


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


NOW THRU MONDAY, DECEMBER 17TH: Carson City Toyota is collecting new, unwrapped toys for the Marine Corps “Toys 4 Tots”.  Info:


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1ST: Damonte Ranch High School Band’s 10th annual Craft Fair at the high school from 10am to 4pm.  Info:


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1ST: The 15th annual “Coffee Stand” to benefit the Food Bank will be open 9a to noon at 12755 Valley Springs Road in Reno.  Info:


THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6TH: The Reno Irish Dance Company presents the holiday musical “A Celtic Christmas” at the Grand Sierra.  Info:


FRIDAY/SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7TH & 8TH: Sierra School of Performing Arts presents the musical “Seussical Jr.” at Damonte Ranch High School. Info:


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8TH: Sierra High Notes present their annual holiday concert at the McKinley Arts Center in Reno at 7pm.  Info:


MONDAY, DECEMBER 10TH: High Desert Harmony Chorus presents a holiday show at the McKinley Arts Center at 7pm. Info:


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15TH: Area doctors hold a free clinic from 9am to noon at the Calvary Chapel in Dayton.  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