Community announcements for North Lake Tahoe and Truckee |

Community announcements for North Lake Tahoe and Truckee

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. — Content for briefs is selected from e-mail submissions to Community Editor Amy Edgett at To enter community events online, visit, for entertainment

InnerRhythms to host Dinner and a Show

Join InnerRhythms for an evening of music and dance on Friday, May 30, at the Olympic Village Lodge in Squaw Valley to raise funds in support of youth performing arts programs. The InnerRhythms Junior Dance Companies Pulse, Crescendo & Paradiddle will be featured along with special guests Alder Creek Middle School Jazz Band, “InnerRhythms Dance Theatre,” “RhythMatriX” and “The Breaks.” Tickets are $25 per person for all ages and include pasta dinner. A silent auction will offer fabulous prizes. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner served at 6 p.m. Space is limited. Tickets are on sale now at InnerRhythms Dance Centre 12047 Donner Pass Road, Truckee or call 530-550-8464. This event is supported by Squaw Valley and JMx2.

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Senior Pancake Breakfast

The Monthly Pancake Breakfast fundraiser to benefit the Senior Meals program and the Meals on Wheels will be held on June 1, 8-11:30 a.m. in the dining room of the Truckee Donner Senior Apartments at 10040 Estates Drive in Truckee. The sponsor is the Truckee Fire District. Open to everyone! Adults: $7, children $3 Come early.

Jake’s Charity Fishing Derby

Competition is on Lake Tahoe from one hour before sunrise to “High Noon” on Sunday, June 1. Prize money is awarded to anglers who reel in the largest Mackinaw $1,000; $1,000 brown trout and $250 rainbow trout. Cost is $60 entry donation and includes T-shirt, raffle and buffet brunch (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.). Proceeds benefit North Tahoe Booster Club. Entrants must pre-register in Tahoe City at Jake’s On The Lake or Pete ‘N Peters by 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 31. Don’t fish? Join the buffet for $22 per person, $12 per child. Visit or call 530-583-0188. Jake’s On The Lake, 780 North Lake Blvd., Boatworks Mall.

Boosters golf tournament

The Truckee High Boosters Club is holding its second annual golf tournament on Sunday, June 1 at The Golf Club at Gray’s Crossing. Entry fee is $125 per person. This four-person scramble event starts at 11 a.m. and will include range balls, putting contest, closest to pin and long drive prizes and a raffle afterwards. Truckee High’s Envirolution Club will have a Trashion show after the tournament and food and beverage will be available for purchase at P.J.’s restaurant. Contact Mike Merriman at 530-546-2079, email Boosters at or sign up on line at All proceeds benefit the Truckee Wolverine Boosters Club.

Incorporate Olympic Valley meeting

Join the Incorporate Olympic Valley’s monthly community meeting. Learn more about the process of creating the town and the road map forward.

This month’s guest speaker is David Stepner. David is a founding member of Friends of Squaw Valley. He will provide an update on the proposed Village Development and answer questions on Wednesday, June 5, 7 p.m. at SVPSD, 305 Squaw Valley Road.

Tahoe City Downtown Association’s Clean up Day

Volunteers are needed for Tahoe City Downtown Association’s Clean up Day, Saturday, June 7, a part of Keep California Beautiful.

Help pick up trash in Tahoe City. Check in at Commons Beach at 8:30 a.m. Snacks provided. Pick up trash from 9-11:30 a.m. along designated routes. Pizza party at Lakeside Pizza following. This volunteer opportunity may be used as a service learning project/ high school community service credit project, internship, or other college/high school credit project upon agreement of the school.

Must be at least the age of a high school student; able to easily walk 1-2 miles; responsible with community spirit. Outgoing, positive personalities encouraged!

For more information call 530-386-3016 or email

Locals free day at Sugar Pine Point State Park

In appreciation of the tremendous support of the community all year long, the Sierra State Parks Foundation is offering a “Free Locals Day” at Sugar Pine Point State Park on Sunday, June 8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The Foundation will be picking up the $10 parking fee and the $10 per person ticket price to tour the Hellman-Ehrman Mansion. Visit

Golf for Boys & Girls Club

Golf at Old Brockway Golf Course on June 8 and a portion of green fees will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe. Call today for a tee time and mention you want to Golf for Club Kids at 530-546-9909.

Graffiti abatement team forming

In response to a recent rash of graffiti in the local Truckee area, a “graffiti abatement” team is being formed. These individuals will work to remove graffiti in and around the area and will work off court-ordered community service hours. The team will be under the supervision of Group Supervisor Hope Claar and under the guidance of Deputy Probation Officer Jodi Tucker. Initial removal areas will focus on the Truckee River Regional Park and downtown areas. Should anyone find graffiti they would like removed they may call the Nevada County Probation Department in Truckee at 530-582-7804.

Tahoe League for Charity accepting grants

Tahoe League for Charity (TLC) is now accepting applications for grants from community nonprofit organizations for 2014. Please send two short paragraphs, one stating the purpose of your organization, and the other stating your needs and the amount for which you are applying. Send it to Tahoe League for Charity, P.O. Box 1524, Tahoe City, CA 96145 ATTN: Grants Chair. Applications must be postmarked no later than July 1, 2014. For information contact Nileta Morton at 530-546-4559, or


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