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Village Notes: What’s happening in Incline Village

Jean Eick
Special to the Bonanza

Prepare for the long weekend with lots of outdoor activities as the January thaw continues. Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and schools as well as some local businesses and offices will be closed. The post office, administration building for IVGID and Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation all will be closed.

The Tahoe Nevada Chapter of AAUW will hold its monthly meeting and dinner on Wednesday, Jan. 21, at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Non-Profit Center. Social hour is 5:30 to 6:30, with dinner and speaker Heather Segale, Education and Outreach Director of the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center. She will present a brief discussion of environmental issues and the “State of the Lake.” To RSVP, contact Kelly Neville at or 775-833-2299 no later than Monday, Jan. 19.

The annual Ullr Fest activities will kick off on Friday, Jan. 23, with a torchlight parade, bonfire and music. Visit for more information.

On Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata Guttman Music Hall, McAvoy Layne presents Mark Twain’s Hawaii. Reservations can be made at or call 775-833-1835.

If you do not have tickets yet for the Incline High Boosters annual Crab & Pasta Feed on Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom, act fast, as this event is very popular. To purchase tickets or for more information about the event, visit

On Feb. 6, the Tahoe Biltmore is hosting the annual Father Daughter Dance. This is a collaboration between the Tahoe Biltmore and Tahoe SAFE Alliance. For information or to purchase tickets, visit or call 775-298-0010.

Save the date for scotch tasting at 6:30 p.m, on Saturday, Feb. 28. Tahoe Institute for Natural Science is hosting a tasting of five scotches and a four-course dinner from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Donald W.. Reynolds Community Non-Profit Center. For more information, contact Kirk Hardie at or 775-298-0065. Visit to make reservations.

Another date to Save is Monday, Aug. 10. Tahoe Family Solutions will present Nando Parrado on the Shakespeare Stage at Sand Harbor. Tickets will not be available for purchase until March so mark your calendars now. Visit for updates and additional information.

A big Tahoe welcome to Aidan, Damian and Benji Ashworth and their Mom and Dad. Enjoy the long weekend break in Tahoe.

Birthdays to celebrate this week: Penelope Nelson on Jan 18 and JoAn Hagy on Jan 19. Happy Birthday!

The Deal or Steal this week is to go up to the Tahoe Meadows area and find the snow. It is great to enjoy some winter fun in the snow in the meadows since we have nothing down in the village. Go enjoy.

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

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