Happy Birthday America. Celebrate the Fourth of July Tahoe style and please have a safe holiday. Remember, all of our friends and neighbors on duty this weekend: our fire department, Washoe Country Sheriff’s, Nevada Highway Patrol, IVGID employees, doctors and nurses, the many local volunteers working at Red White and Tahoe Blue, and of course a special shout out to all of our active duty military men and women around the world.
Attend the Baroque instrumental music and songs event with narration by composer Doug Balliett on Thursday, July 3, at the Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata Guttman Music Hall. For reservations go to email@example.com or call 787-602-2121.
Tour homes, gardens and art collections in Incline and take a tour of The Holman Arts & Media Center at Sierra Nevada College for the AAUW self-guided tour, Tahoe Treasures from 11 a.m-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 12. Tickets are on sale at the Potlatch, with the proceeds from this fundraiser going to support AAUW’s scholarship program for local women. Contact Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want more information.
Plan now to attend Shabby Chic on July 23 at Aspen Grove. This is a fun event featuring music, food, art, wine and furniture. To purchase tickets go to the Potlatch, TFS Thrift Store or TFS Office in the DWR Center. Or, call 775-298-0004.
Melissa Arnot’s presentation, “Himalayan High: Dancing with the Mountains,” is Wednesday, Aug. 6, at The Chateau. Myths and Mountains is the sponsor. To purchase a ticket contact Kendra@mythsandmountains.com or call 775-832-5454.
Teams, participants, survivors all needed to support our local Incline Village Relay for Life on Friday, Aug. 8 and Saturday, Aug. 9, at Preston Field. To learn more go to www.Relayfor Life.org/InclineVillage or contact Aimee Giller at email@example.com or 775-828-2210.
Tickets are now on sale for the 2014 Community Table. The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation annual extravaganza is Friday, Sept. 5, at the Shakespeare Ranch in Glenbrook. Tickets on sale at www.parasol.org/community or call Jean Eick at 775-298-0184 for more information.
A shout out for a speedy recovery from shoulder surgery to Joanna Rice. Hope to see you out and about soon.
Happy Anniversary to Jerry and JoAn Hagy. Congratulations!
Birthdays to celebrate this week: Wayne Cameron on July 5, Mary Rosenthal on July 7, Lisa Unger on July 9 and Bill Echols on July 10. Happy Birthday!
The best deals and steals this week come from Red, White and Tahoe Blue. Check out all of the free events on Saturday, July 5, starting with the free pancake breakfast at the Main Fire Station on Tanager from 8 to 10 a.m. then watch the RWTB community parade starting at 10:15 a.m. followed by the annual community fair at the Village Green.
For more information about all of the events, visit www.redwhitetahoeblue.org or see Thursday’s print edition of the North Lake Tahoe Bonanza.
As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news, along with the best deals or steals you can find, to firstname.lastname@example.org.