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

 


 

(Sat June 4th) Reno & Sparks Lions & Leo clubs host the 7th annual Helen Keller Day from 11a to 2p at Idlewild Park in Reno. It’s free.

(Thur June 9th) Charlie’s Presence presents its first charity fundraiser from 6p-8p at Sierra Integrative Medical Center.  Info: https://charliespresence.com/.

(Sat June 11th) Carson City Ghost Walks starts its 30th season with Madame Curry.  Season tickets are available.  Info: click HERE.

(Thru June 11th) Bruka Theatre in downtown Reno presents its “Invigoration Workshops”.  Info: www.bruka.org.

(Sat June 18th) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation is hosting a fishing derby at the Rosewood Nature Study area in Reno, 8a-noon.  Info: www.tmparksfoundation.org.

(Sat July 23rd) Irreverent Warriors Silkies Hike at Re-Trac Plaza downtown Reno.  Registration is on Eventbrite @ Irreverent Warriors. Info: reno@irreverentwarriors.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 Air Now dot gov.  Info: 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 go to covidplasmascreening@renown.org.