Village Notes: What’s happening in our community |

Village Notes: What’s happening in our community

Wow — our summer is off to a fast start this year. We already have recorded the first hole in one at the golf course. Craig Thomas is the lucky one to have an ace at the Mountain Course on May 9. Congratulations! Let the golf season begin, and we are just a short time from opening day at the beach. 

Thanks to everyone for turning out last Saturday to support Incline’s Relay for Life bowling event at Bowl Incline. If you did not attend, you missed an opportunity to see some spectacular bowling. Budd Milazzo bowled a high personal series. Nic Saadi, Forrest Dodge, Scott Vaughn and Kari Kankaanpaa had the high team series. Thanks to all the organizers, bowlers and fans. Great event.

The women’s Club of North Tahoe is hosting Susan Grove of the Thunderbird Lodge for lunch on Tuesday, May 20, at Sunshine Deli. A great opportunity to learn about our local history. For reservations call Florine Kubel at 775-831-9235.

Local McAvoy Layne will be hosting a Conversation with Mark Twain at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 1, also at the Sunshine Bakery and Deli café at 919 Incline Way. Tickets are $20 and space is very limited so make your reservations early by calling 775-833-1835. Bring your own beverage and purchase a picnic meal at Sunshine. To order your picnic in advance call 775-832-2253.

On May 27, a special Memorial Day Service will be held at 11 a.m. at the Memorial Cemetery in Fernley. Following the ceremony the Nevada Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be unveiled. The Memorial lists the names of 151 young men from our state as well as the names of eight nurses. 

The Fur Ball tickets are now on sale. This annual community pet event is to help animals avoid euthanasia. To purchase tickets to the Saturday, June 29, Fur Ball call 775-832-3882 by June 1.

The Incline Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Classy Garage Sale in June. Start cleaning out the house and garage now. More details on this event to come.

If you are thinking about summer and the kids, check out the new preschool programs offered through the Rec. Center. Stop over at the Rec. Center or visit

Congratulations to the 2013 SNC grads. Graduation is Saturday, May 18 at SNC.

Happy Anniversary to Kari and Matt Ferguson on May 23. Congratulations.

Happy Birthday to: Norm Sussman on May 17; Kendall and Logan Hoopes on May 21; and Howard Beckerman on May 23. Happy, Happy Birthday.

The best deal or steal in the village this week is The Incline High Arts Festival from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 22, in the small gym at Incline High. Amazing art exhibits will be on display from the talented students. Also available will be a chance to do some of your own art and then attend the Spring Music Concert in the theater. Great opportunity to celebrate our local students.

As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news, along with the best deals and steals you can find, to

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