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Incline Village community notes: More snow, the groundhog called it!

Jean Eick
Village Notes

Last week the groundhog predicted six more weeks of winter. Spot-on! Get out there and enjoy with a fun snowshoe hike up to Snowflake Lodge at Diamond Peak Friday, Feb. 10. This is the first community snowshoe hike of the season. To sign up stop at the Rec. Center or call 775-832-1310. See you at the Lodge!

Easel and Wine is hosting a Painting Party at Gus’ Barbecue Sunday, Feb. 12. To sign up for the event or purchase Valentine’s Day Gift Certificates, contact ann@easelandwine.com or call 775-831-2623.

Valentine’s Day is Tuesday, Feb. 14. Flowers, chocolates, jewelry and other wonderful Valentine favorites can all be found in Incline at our local businesses! Thank you for shopping local.

The IVGID Board of Trustees will be available for a meet and greet from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, at The Chateau. For information visit ivgid.org or call 775-832-1100.

Hear June Towill Brown, local sculptor, at the AAUW’s dinner meeting at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, in the Donald W. Reynolds Community Non-Profit Center. She will present an entertaining personal story about how her illustrious career started with a glass of wine. Contact Kelley Werner at kwwerner​10@gmail.com or call 916-849-2057 to R.S.V.P.

Best wishes for a speedy recovery to Mark Herron. He will be back shoveling by the time we get the next storm!

Birthdays to celebrate this week: Connie Skidmore on Feb. 5, Sheila Leijon and Mikie Whitaker on Feb. 10, and Susan Herron on Feb. 11. Happy Birthday!

The Deal or Steal for this week is to help the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District at the Community Blood Drive Thursday, Feb. 16, at the main fire station. Food and beverages will be provided. To make an appointment, please contact the Fire District at 775-831-0351, ext. 0, or log onto http://www.Bloodhero.com and use sponsor code: INCLINE.

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.