Thunder, lightning and heavy rain at Tahoe, oh my. It is unusual weather for July, but we certainly enjoyed the much-needed rain and will take that any day and we still have lots of time to hit the trails, beaches and enjoy summer.
The Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata Guttman Music Hall will host the brass music ensemble, Maximum Brass, on Friday, July 25. Purchase tickets at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 775-833-1835.
Girls on the Run - Sierras will hold a fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30, at Kings Beach Miniature Golf. Event and raffle tickets support the nonprofit. To purchase tickets, visit www.girlsontherunsierras.org.
If you have not already purchased tickets to the Project MANA food and wine event at Stella at The Cedar House Sport Hotel in Truckee on Tuesday, Aug. 5, hurry as time is running out. This is the kick-off event in MANA’s Foodie event series and is featuring Chef Jacob Burton’s outstanding dinner paired with amazing wines. Tickets are available at www.projectmana.org/events or call 775-298-0103.
Melissa Arnot’s presentation, “Himalayan High: Dancing with the Mountains,” is on Wednesday, Aug. 6, at The Chateau. Purchase tickets now for this Myths and Mountains sponsored event by contacting Kendra@mythsandmountains.com or call 775-832-5454.
Help the Incline Village Relay for Life support 15 years of fighting cancer in our community on Friday, Aug. 8, and Saturday, Aug. 9, at Preston Field. The theme is a Beach Party. Everyone is invited to come party with teams, participants and survivors. To learn more go to www.RelayforLife.org/InclineVillageNV or contact Aimee Giller at email@example.com or 775-828-2210.
Join the Women’s Club of North Lake Tahoe for the annual Fashion Show from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 at Montreux Golf and Country Club. The event includes door prizes, raffles and a silent auction. For tickets, call 775-831-5779 or 775-831-7887.
Join Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation’s 2014 Community Table food and wine event on Friday, Sept. 5, at the Shakespeare Ranch in Glenbrook. Tickets are available at www.parasol.org/community or by calling Jean Eick at 775-298-0184.
Birthdays to celebrate this week: Kristen Ferrall and Deb Iannucci on July 28. Happy Birthday ladies!
The best deal and steal this week is IVGID’s Starlight Cinema at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, at Aspen Grove. This is a perfect family event with dinner and a movie. For information stop at the IVGID Recreation Center or call 775-832-1310.
As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news, along with the best deals or steals you can find, to firstname.lastname@example.org.