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Truckee Tahoe Community announcements

The offices of Gregory J. Diaz, County Clerk-Recorder Nevada County, would like to announce a recording fee increase. Pursuant to SB 676 a statutory increase for recording fees will take effect on Feb. 16, 2010. The new fee is as follows: $14 for recording the first page of each document and $3 for each additional page. Please do not hesitate to contact the office with any questions at (530) 265-1221.

The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation AmeriCorps Team organized a community mural project to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. Different community groups created murals with the common themes of freedom and equality. An art reception at 4 p.m., Friday, Jan. 22, at the Incline Village Library will display the murals. Community members are invited to attend the reception to view the artwork, vote for a favorite mural, snack on refreshments, and learn more about the life and teachings of Dr. King.

Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area Snow Carnival, Saturday, Jan. 23 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather conditions permitting. Come to the Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area the popular family Snow Carnival, a free event. Attractions include Woody the Clown, a bounce house, music on the deck, and carnival games and prizes. Register the same day before noon at the Ski Hill to participate in the Match Time Race and Sled Pull. Children 6 and under always ski free at Tahoe Donner. Call 587-9444 ext. 0 or e-mail

You are invited to the Mountain High BNI Chapter of the Business Network International’s Visitor’s Day, Jan 26, from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at For Goodness Sake, 10157 Donner Pass Road, Truckee. For information phone 426-2640.

Presented jointly by Wells Fargo private Bank, the law firm of Porter and Simon and Sitkoff O’Neil Accountancy. Join them at the Cedar House Sport Hotel, 10918 Brockway Road, Truckee, Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 4 p.m. Please R.S.V.P. to John Major at 587-9845 by Jan. 25.

The goal is to donate 1,000 pairs of shoes. Join Tahoe Forest Church and Compassionate Ministries in buying new shoes for orphaned children in Haiti. Donation bins will be located in Truckee at Glenshire Elementary School, SaveMart, Safeway, Fifty Fifty at the Rock and Payless shoes. Cal 550-1516.

Join Incline Village Parks andamp; Recreation Senior Programs for a presentation by the Senior Medicare Patrol and the Bureau of Consumer Protection of the Office of the Nevada Attorney General, Jan. 26, 3 p.m., D.W. Reynolds Non-Profit Center, 948 Incline Way, Incline Village. This class will educate seniors, caretakers and community members on how to detect and report healthcare fraud. Open and free to the public. Call (775) 832-1310.

The Incline Village/Crystal Bay Republican Women’s group will meet at The Chateau on Tuesday, Feb. 9. Social begins at 11:30 a.m. with lunch at noon. Cost is $25 and the speaker will be Dr. Robin Titus, Republican candidate for the U. S. Senate. Make reservations by Thursday, Feb. 4 to at or call (775) 833-2788.