Incline Village community notes: April 27, 2016 |

Incline Village community notes: April 27, 2016

OK I guess winter wants to continue for awhile. I hope our spring flowers like snow and will bounce back in all of the village gardens as we welcome the merry, merry month of May. Are your May baskets ready? Sunday is May Day.

Meet Lisa Krasner, candidate for Assembly District 26, and enjoy good food, great conversation and camaraderie. Please join Joanellen and Lori from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 1, for brunch at 829 Geraldine. RSVP to attend by contacting or Joanellen at 831-4984.

It is Cinco de Mayo time at the Hacienda de la Sierra in Incline. This has been a local tradition since 1986. On Thursday, May 5, participate in the 30th annual party with live music and dancing as The Blues Monsters rock the house all night. Drink specials, contests and raffle prizes. The Herradura Girls will be passing out samples and loads of swag.

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8, so make your plans and reservations early. A great way to celebrate is at the Mother’s Day Painting Party from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 8, at Gus’ Barbecue. Tickets at or call 775-831-2623.

The Incline Village/Crystal Bay Republican Women’s Club is hosting a Republican Candidates’ Forum from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. on May 10, at the Chateau. To purchase tickets, RSVPs should be sent to Shirley Appel at or call 818-266-4402 by May 6. Informal socializing between candidates and attendees until 6:15 p.m. and then each candidate will be given two minutes to present his or her platform.

Join the I-School at an open house from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, at 889 Alder Ave. in Suite 105.

The Sierra Nevada College Choir will host its annual Broadway Concert directed by Donna Axton at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at Cornerstone Church. The concert features tunes from Into the Woods, Carousel and The Little Mermaid. Tickets available from choir members, the Potlatch, Handmade at the Lake in Incline Village, The Store in Tahoe City, or at the door. For information, call Donna at 775-881-7586.

Join Tahoe Family Solutions at the Hi-Hat Jazz Club on Wed, May 25, at The Chateau. The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. with a champagne reception followed by dinner and dancing to live jazz music from Halsey & the Hi-Hats. Raffle and event tickets can be purchased at or call 775-298-0004 to reserve tickets.

Tahoe’s Connection for Families annual Tahoe Teddy Bear Picnic is Sunday, May 22, at Aspen Grove. For tickets and sponsorship information, please visit or call 775-832-8230.

The only Birthday to report this week is Chuck Weinberger on April 28. Happy Birthday!

The Deal or Steal for this week is to volunteer at the TFS Thrift Store. Volunteers can select any time, any day. To volunteer call Viki at 775-833-4414.

As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries and news, along with the best deals or steals you can find, before 5 p.m. on Tuesday to

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