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 [email protected]

 


 

(JAN 20 – FEB 11) Bruka Theatre presents the play “Lifespan of A Fact” in downtown Reno. Info: https://www.bruka.org/boxoffice

(Thur Jan 26th) Silver State Chautauqua presents their program for kids 8 to 18 at the Boys & Girls Club to learn about history (every Thursday thru April).  Info: https://silverstatechautauqua.org/

(Sat Feb 11th) The Reno Cupid “Undies Run” benefits the Children’s Tumor Foundation.  The run starts at noon at Wonder Aleworks. Info: [email protected]

 (Sat Mar 11th) The Spring Crafts Fair happens at the Silver Spring Senior Center, 2945 Fort Churchill Road.  Info: 775-577-5009 x3324

(Sat Mar 18th) Silver Spring Senior Center presents its “Bingo Night Fundraiser” at 2945 Fort Churchill Road.  Doors open at 5:30pm.  Two cards $10.  Info: 775-577-5009 x3324

(TFN) Seniors in Service in recruiting people 55 and over for the Foster Grandparents program.  Info: www.sisnv.org

(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 visit [email protected]