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Village Notes: What’s happening in Incline Village

Jean Eick
Special to the Bonanza

Get ready for traditional Memorial Day weekend weather at Lake Tahoe — rain and even snow always arrives to celebrate with us. Also, please take time to remember the purpose of the long weekend and honor who lost their lives defending our freedom.

Head down to South Lake Tahoe on Saturday, May 23, for Mark Twain’s Tales of Tahoe by McAvoy Layne at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel. For reservations, call 775-833-1835.

The Incline Village/Crystal Bay Historical Society will host History Happy Hour Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots & Rogues with Sierra College historian and Sierra Nevada native son Gary Noy at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, in the Twain Room at the History Exhibit. This is located in same building as Starbucks, and light refreshments will be available.

At 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, join the Entrepreneurial Program with the award winning entrepreneurs Assembly at SNC. This is open to students, community members and mentors. For information, contact kwong@sierranevada.edu or call Kendra Wong at 775-881-1733.

Attend the free community forum, Current Thoughts: The Economy 2015 sponsored by the Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Non-Profit Center. The event is free, but space is limited so please make a reservation at parasol.org/reservations or call Jean Eick at 775-832-5645.

The annual Classy Garage Sale, hosted by the North Lake Tahoe Community Health Care Auxiliary is Saturday, June 13. To make donations, call Karen Kuehnis at 775-833-3244 or Jean Klein at 775-350-4406. Barbara Ansel is helping with the sale of the parking lot spaces if you want to sell your stuff. Her number is 775-832-6760.

Nando Parrado will share his amazing story of surviving the Uruguayan rugby team’s tragic plane crash in the Andes Mountains on Monday, Aug. 10, at Sand Harbor State Park. For more information, ticket sales and sponsorship opportunities, visit the Tahoe Family Solutions website at http://www.tahoefamily.org or call Elyse Gut at 214-906-5454.

Birthdays to celebrate this week include: Howard Beckerman on May 23 and Nancy Porten on May 24. Happy Birthday!

The Deal or Steal this week is to celebrate the opening weekend at the beaches. Bring your umbrellas, chairs and picnic and enjoy Tahoe.

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 jeanmeick@aol.com.