North Shore, Truckee holiday services |

North Shore, Truckee holiday services

Haunnakah, Christmas Eve and Christmas services from family brunches to midnight Mass will be taking place all over the region.

Tahoe City

Christ the King Lutheran Church, 3125 North Lake Blvd., candlelight services Christmas Eve at 5:30, 7, 9, 11 p.m; Holy Communion 10 a.m. Christmas Day; regular Sunday services at 9 a.m. Pastor Chip Larson, 583-1222.

Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 905 West Lake Blvd., Christmas Eve Mass at 4, 6 p.m. and midnight. Christmas Mass at 8 and 10 a.m. 583-4409.

Religious Science Center for Spiritual Growth will celebrate Christmas Eve at the regular Sunday service at 10 a.m. There will be a musical Christmas production arranged by Donna Roberts Axton and Colleen Kelly. The Live Wire Choir will sing familiar Christmas carols. Located in the Lake Forest Creative Center at 2810 Lake Forest Road; 581-5117.

Tahoe Faith Fellowship, Community Center Lodge on Fairway Drive. Will hold regular Sunday service at 10 a.m. 583-3977.

Vineyard Christian Fellowship, Bill O’Connor, pastor. Family Christmas service will be held on Sunday at 10 a.m. with brunch following. Meet at Rideout Elementary School on Timberland Lane. 583-8420.

First Baptist Church, 390 Fairway Drive, call for service information, Pastor Dan Holzer, 583-9728.

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church, 855 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City. Christmas Eve services are 5, 7, 9 and 11:15 p.m., Christmas Day 9 a.m. Regularly meets 9 a.m. for Sunday worship. 583-4713.

Kings Beach

Kings Beach United Methodist Church, 8425 Dolly Varden Ave. on the corner of Bear and Dolly Varden. Candlelight service on Dec. 24 at 8 p.m. 546-2290.

The North Tahoe Hebrew Congregation Religious School is sponsoring a community Hanukkah Party on Saturday, Dec. 23, at the North Tahoe Community Conference Center in Kings Beach. The event will take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Religious School students and parents will run the party, which will include a buffet featuring authentic Jewish food, music, dancing, games, raffle, silent auction and candle lighting ceremony led by Rabbi Irnie Nadler. Everyone in the community is welcome to attend, and all proceeds will be used to help run the NTHC Religious School. Admission is

$12 for adults and $6 for children, ages 6 and under free.

Amy Levy at 546-4425.

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 8363 Steelhead Ave. Christmas Eve Mass at 6 p.m., Christmas Mass at 9:30 a.m. in English, 6 p.m. in Spanish, 546-2291.

Tahoe Family Worship Center, 296 Deer Street, call for service information, 546-0705.

Tahoe Resort Ministries sponsors interdenominational church services on Christmas Eve at the following locations:

Northstar-At-Tahoe: A candlelight service at 7 p.m. in the Chapparrell Room of the Clocktower Building.

First Baptist Church: Services will be held 7 and 8:30 p.m.

And each Sunday through Easter Sunday, April 23 at the following ski areas:

Squaw Valley USA – 2 p.m. at the top of Links

Alpine Meadows – 2 p.m. at the top of Roundhouse

Northstar-at-Tahoe – 2 p.m. at the top of Vista Express

Mt. Rose – 2 p.m. at the top of Lakeview Chair

Diamond Peak – 2 p.m. at the top of Lakeview Quad

Homewood – 2 p.m. at the top of Madden Chair

Olympic Valley

Queen of Snows Catholic Church, 1550 Squaw Valley Road, Christmas Eve Mass at 10 p.m. and Christmas Mass at noon, 583-4409.

Squaw Valley Chapel – United Church of Christ, 440 Squaw Peak Road. Services will be held Christmas Eve at 5 p.m. before the Squaw Valley Torchlight Parade which will begin at 6 p.m. There will be a second Christmas Eve service after the torchlight parade. Special Sunday service at 10 a.m. with Yohann Anderson of Songs and Creations. Regular services will resume Jan. 2 at 10 a.m., 581-4011.


Assumption Catholic Church, Across from Truckee Lumber Yard. Christmas Eve Mass at 5 p.m., 7 p.m. (children’s), 9 p.m. (Spanish) and midnight. Christmas day Mass is at 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m. 587-3595.

Calvary Chapel of Truckee, at Tahoe-Truckee High School in the auditorium. Special Christmas Eve services at 8:30 and10:30 a.m. and at 8 p.m. Christmas dance, song and message. 587-1711.

Christian Science Society, on Donner Pass Rd. (next to Mountain True Value Hardware). Regular Sunday services and Sunday school are at 10 a.m. 587-6352.

Church of the Mountains, United Methodist Church, at 10069 Church Street. Christmas Eve service at 9 a.m., 7 p.m. and a candlelight service at 11 p.m. Rev. Steve Johnson, 587-4407.

First Baptist Church of Truckee, 11605 Deerfield, behind Albertson’s. Regular worship services are Sunday at 10:45 a.m. 582-4045.

Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1/4 mile north of Truckee-Tahoe Airport on Highway 267. Saturday, Dec. 23, special holiday services at 9:30 and 11 a.m. Pastor Brian Bilbrey, 587-5067.

Sierra Bible Church, across from Truckee-Tahoe Airport Inn, Truckee. Christmas Eve services at 5:30 and 8 p.m. Christmas services at 8 and 10:30 a.m. and candlelight services at 5:50 p.m. These are all family services. 587-6025.

Truckee Lutheran/Presbyterian Church, at the Truckee Christian Center, 1/4 mile north of Truckee-Tahoe Airport on Highway 267. Christmas Eve service at 9 a.m. and celebration of Christmas service is 7:30 p.m. Pastor Jim Heinemeier, 582-4243.

Truckee Christian Center, Highway 267, Truckee, call for service information. Pastor Jerry Burks, 587-4638.

Truckee-North Tahoe Church of Christ, Highway 267 (Seventh Day Adventist Building), Truckee. Christmas Eve service at 6 p.m. 583-4588 or 587-4551.

Incline Village

Bristlecone Christian Fellowship, 811 Tahoe Blvd. Regular Sunday services at 11 a.m. (775) 831-1277.

Incline Village Community Presbyterian Church, corner of Mount Rose Highway and McCourry Blvd., Christmas Eve candlelight services at 7 and 9 p.m. Regular services at 8 and 10 a.m. with children’s video. (775) 831-0784.

North Shore Foursquare Church of Incline Village, 918 Northwoods Boulevard. Christmas Eve service at 10 a.m. (775) 831-5030.

North Tahoe Community Church, 300 Country Club Drive, Christmas Eve services, at 11 a.m., 6 and 8 p.m., hosted by Dennis Glover; (775) 831-6626.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Mount Rose Highway and Kelly Drive, Christmas Eve family Mass at 4, 6 and 11 p.m., Christmas Day Mass at 10 a.m. and New Year’s Day Mass at 10 a.m. (775) 831-0490.

St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, 341 Village Boulevard, Christmas Eve services at 7 and 11 p.m., Christmas Day services at 10 a.m. (775) 831-1418.

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