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Truckee Tahoe community annnouncements

Holiday Music Recital Jan. 13, 4:30-8 p.m., Cal Neva, Crystal Bay, The Frank Sinatra Show Room. Elementary students will perform beginning at 4:30 p.m. Middle and High School student will perform beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tahoe Conservatory is partnering with Project Mana to collect food for the season, a non-perishable food donation is encouraged. Admission is free. If you are considering music lessons or just want to support your friends in the community this is a great opportunity to learn about Tahoe Conservatory of Music and you are welcome to attend. Call 546-2356.

The Truckee Rotary Foundation is looking for community projects or needs for their annual donation, which is $4,000 this year. The Truckee Rotary Foundation provides funds for worthy individuals, organizations or projects within the greater Truckee community. Submit an application by writing to the Truckee Rotary Foundation, c/o Steve Randall at P.O. Box 3236, Truckee, CA 96160. Applications should include a short description of the project or need, amount requested, contact person, telephone number and e-mail address. There is no formal application. Call Steve Randall at 582-7720 for information. Application deadline is Friday, Jan. 29, 2010.

Join the Bonanza, North Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce and Washoe County in a public forum to discuss the findings in the new report from Washoe County regarding the need for workforce housing in the Incline Village region. Jan. 14, from 3-5 p.m., Parasol Bldg., 948 Incline Way, Incline Village, visit http://www.NorthLakeTahoeChamber.com. Speakers: Eric Young, Planner, Washoe County Community Development Department and Eric Novak, Praxis Consulting Group LLC. Approximately 45 minute presentation and a question and answer period.

Squaw Valley Institute presents author Dave Antonucciand#8217;s multimedia overview presentation of the 1960 Winter Olympics. The morning continues with a walking tour of the Squaw Valley Olympic sites including the Squaw Valley Chapel, Olympic Village Inn, California and Nevada Welcome Centers, race courses, the site of Blyth Arena, ski jump hill remnants and other historic sites. Squaw Valley Chapel, Olympic Valley, Jan. 14, 8:30 a.m., $10 at the door, 581-4138, info@squawvalleyinstitute.org.

Preparation for the SAT is offered for the March test at Clever Minds Learning Center, located in downtown Truckee. The course meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5-6:30 p.m., Jan. 19 through March 11 for the March 13 test date. The course covers all sections tested, including tools to help maximize studentand#8217;s success. All materials are provided. Space is limited. Call 582-1707 or e-mail vicki@cleverminds.org to sign up.