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


(Thurs, June 20th) The city of Reno invites seniors to a free movie day at Cinemark Century Theatres on Sierra Street. Registering before June 17th is required.  Info: 775-351-4771 or on the web, click here

(Fri, June 21st) Bruka Theatre presents “Side Show- The Musical” thru July 20th.  Tickets and info:

(Sat, June 22nd) The Rotary Club is sponsoring the Capital City Brewfest is happing at McFadden park from 3p to 8p.  Info:

(Sat, June 22nd) The 5K Run/Walk to fight Huntington’s Disease at Virginia Lake. Registration at 9:30am. Info:

(Friday, June 28th) City of Reno invites you to free pool & paleta days at the Traner pool, 1600 Carvery Drive from noon to 4pm.  Info:

(Friday, July 12th) City of Reno invites you to free pool & paleta days at the Traner pool, 1600 Carvery Drive from noon to 4pm.  Info:

(Thru Aug 4th) The Animal Ark Animal Sanctuary is offering “Discount Days” on tickets Sat/Sun July 6 & 7 and August 3 & 4) Info:

(TFN) Looking to quit using tobacco? Nicotine Anonymous meets every Wednesday at 5pm at the Alano Club, 1640 Prater Way, Sparks.  Info:

(TFN) Catholic Charities needs donations for their Thrift Stores. Drop off donations at 500 East 4th street and 190 East Glendale are open 8am to 4pm.  Info:

(TFN) Sparks Christian Fellowship has added evening hours for its food pantry at 510 Greenbrae Drive.  Tuesdays 6-7p & Wednesday 9a-noon.  Info:

(TFN) Washoe County Libraries present the Library Park Pass program to Nevada State Parks. Info:  or

(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:

(TFN) Vaccination info: Immunize Nevada has a list of pharmacies and other locations giving free shots, near you.  Info: OR

(TFN) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation is presenting the app-based GET Outdoors program for students in grades 6-12.  Info:

(TFN) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment

(TFN) Northern Nevada’s Children’s Cabinet serves families in Reno, Carson City and Elko. They are in need of donations.  Info:

(TFN) The Food Bank of Northern Nevada needs help.  You can now donate via text message: text “FEED NV” and a donation amount to 50155 Info:

(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 visit