It is really nice to see all of the swimwear models roaming the aisles in Raley’s as they pick up the last minute items before hitting the beach. I just hope we do not have a wardrobe malfunction. No worries — ski wear will be next.
Head over to Village Market Tuesday, Aug. 5, and check out the new business Easel and Wine. They will be hosting an event from 5-7 p.m. For more information visit www.easelandwine.com or call 775-831-2623.
Also on Tuesday, Aug. 5, is the Project MANA food and wine event at Stella at The Cedar House Sport Hotel. This is the kick-off event in Project MANA’s Foodie event series and features Chef Jacob Burton’s outstanding dinner paired with amazing wines. Tickets are available at www.projectmana.org/events or call 775-298-0103.
The Incline Village Relay for Life has been supporting the fight against cancer in our community for 15 years. Everyone is invited to participate on Friday, Aug. 8, and Saturday, Aug. 9, at Preston Field in the Relay for Life events. The theme is a Beach Party. Put together a team or just come to party. To learn more go to www.RelayforLife.org/InclineVillageNV or contact Aimee Giller at email@example.com or 775-828-2210.
Tahoe’s Connection for Families is having its annual Teddy Bear Picnic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10 at Aspen Grove. This is definitely a teddy bear extravaganza with arts and crafts and lots of fun activities for the children. Food and drink can be purchased at the event.
Tahoe’s Connection for Families will also benefit from a portion of all ticket sales for the California Carnival in the Truckee Regional Park from Wednesday, Aug. 13, through Sunday, Aug. 17. Advance purchase coupons can be purchased at Tahoe’s Connection for Families or the Potlatch. For information about both events visit www.tcfkids.org or call 775-832-8230.
At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, the Republican Women invite you to a garden party to meet and greet Dan Schwartz, candidate for Nevada State Treasurer, and Ron Knecht, candidate for Nevada State Controller. To attend, contact Lorri Waldman at memomL@aol.com or call 775-831-8039.
The Women’s Club of North Lake Tahoe’s What to Wear Fashion Show is 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 information or to purchase tickets visit www.fashionshow.myevent.com/ or call 775-831-5779 or 775-831-7887.
Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation’s 2014 Community Table food and wine event is on Friday, Sept. 5, at the Shakespeare Ranch in Glenbrook. Tickets are available at www.parasol.org/community or call Jean Eick at 775-298-0184.
More hole-in-one reports for this week. Congratulations to Bert Koenig for his ace on number 17 at the Mountain Course on July 17, and to Carol Zwick for her ace on number 15 at the Mountain Course on July 22. Good job golfers.
Happy Anniversary to Aaron and Danielle Zendner on Aug. 3.
Birthdays to celebrate this week: Steve Andersen on Aug. 2; Rebecca Layne on Aug. 3; James “JP” Peterson on Aug. 6; and Bob Croke on Aug. 7. Happy Birthday.
The best deal and steal this week is Sunday, Aug. 3, at 2 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church to hear the Satin Brass Quartet. This is an outstanding brass quartet from Los Angeles and is stopping in Incline for a special performance for the Tahoe Chamber Music Society Concert. Concert is free.
As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news, along with the best deals or steals you can find, no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday to firstname.lastname@example.org.