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, APRIL 26TH: The Food Bank begins a series of free nutrition classes for seniors in Sparks (through June 14th) Info:


SATURDAY, APRIL 27TH: NNDA’s Business Edge seminar on Water Rights will be held at Casino Fandango in Carson City at 7:30am.  Info:


SATURDAY, APRIL 27TH: Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful holds its annual Great Community Cleanup.  Info:


SATURDAY, APRIL 27TH: The state of Nevada Elementary Math Championship is at TMCC at 11am for Grades 1-6.  Info:


THURSDAY, MAY 2ND: The biennial “Donkeys VS Elephants” basketball classic happens at Carson City High School.  Info:


THURSDAY, MAY 2ND: UNR presents a “Day of Remembrance”, a free event, at the Atlantis Casino Resort from 7-9pm.  Info:


THURSDAY-SATURDAY, MAY 2ND – 4TH: Sweet Adelines hosts a competition and boutique at the Nugget Casino/Resort in Sparks in the Rose Ballroom.  Info:


FRIDAY, MAY 3RD: Washoe County is opening the Washoe 311 center, a non-emergency centralized information center for residents. Info:


FRIDAY, MAY 3RD: Restless Artists Theatre presents “Silent Sky”. Info:


SATURDAY, MAY 4TH: NRAP @ UNR presents an art show at Reno Art Works on Dickerson Road in Reno.  Info:


SATURDAY, MAY 4TH: The Longrider Cowboys Motorcycle Club is sponsoring a poker run fundraiser for Muscular Dystrophy at Grizzly Flats.  Info:


SATURDAY, MAY 4TH: The Animal Ark presents “Predators & Pinatas” for Cinco de Mayo weekend.  Info:


SATURDAY, MAY 4TH: Bonesmart presents a free educational online seminar: “Joint Replacement Awareness Day”.  Info:


THURSDAY, MAY 9TH: The Food Bank presents the “Volun-beer event” at the Great Basin Brewing Company.  Info:


SATURDAY, MAY 11TH: The Reno Lullaby Project presents its annual brunch at the Grove restaurant.  Info:


SATURDAY, MAY 18TH: Big, Beautiful & Broke holds its plus size clothing swap in Reno at 1090 Bresson Ave.  Info:


FRIDAY, MAY 31ST: The Ronald McDonald House Charity Golf Tournament happens at Red Hawk golf course.  Info:


MONDAY, JUNE 17TH: Trinity Lutheran Church in Gardnerville opens Vacation Bible School.  Info:


THRU SUNDAY, JUNE 30TH: The SPCA of Northern Nevada is looking for “Foster Pet Parents” to provide care and shelter on a temporary basis.  Info:


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