Last week for 2010/2011 Tahoe Truckee Unified School District Dining for Schools program |

Last week for 2010/2011 Tahoe Truckee Unified School District Dining for Schools program

Special to the Sun

TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8212; There is only one week left for this yearandamp;#8217;s Dining for Schools program. Pull out your Dining for Schools card and enjoy one of your favorite local restaurants this week. Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundationandamp;#8217;s Dining for Schools cards, which give diners a discount at select Tahoe Truckee area restaurants, are valid at all participating restaurants, Sunday-Thursday through June 9. Dining for Schools cards are valid for 50 percent off entrees at participating Truckee and North Shore restaurants. Cards cost $45 each and entitle the purchaser to unlimited use during the specified program dates. The cards are available at Porters Sport locations (Tahoe City and Truckee), Save Mart and Safeway (Truckee and Kings Beach), Mountain Hardware and online at The 2011/2012 cards will go on sale in early September. Excellence in Education salutes the restaurants that annually help make this program a great success. Baxterandamp;#8217;s Bistro andamp; Lounge, Blue Agave, Caliente, Cottonwood, Christy Hill, Dining Room at Sugar Bowl, Dragonfly, El Toro Bravo, Evergreen, Fifty-Fifty Brewing Co., Fireside Pizza, Gar Woods Grill andamp; Pier on the Lake, Grahamandamp;#8217;s at Squaw Valley, Jakeandamp;#8217;s on the Lake, Jasonandamp;#8217;s Beachside Grille, JAX at the Tracks, Las Panchitas, Mamasake, Manzanita at The Ritz-Carlton, Mikuni Japanese Restaurant andamp; Sushi Bar, Montagna at Squaw Creek, Moodyandamp;#8217;s Bistro andamp; Lounge, Pacific Crest, Pianeta, Pizza on the Hill, PlumpJack Caf, Rainbow Lodge, River Grill, River Ranch, Rosieandamp;#8217;s Caf, Rubicon Pizza, Sandyandamp;#8217;s Pub at the Resort at Squaw Creek, Summit Restaurant at Soda Springs, Sunnyside, Six Peaks Grille at the Resort at Squaw Creek, The Soule Domain, TCandamp;#8217;s Pub at Northstar, Twenty-Two Bistro andamp; Bar, The Lodge at Tahoe Donner, Village Pizzeria, Wild Goose, Wolfdaleandamp;#8217;s and Zanoandamp;#8217;s.The Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundation is a private, nonprofit organization that supports quality education with the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District. Each year the Foundation raises money and provides grants, resources and partnerships to benefit students, teachers and the educational community as a whole.andamp;#8212; Submitted to