Public Service Events

Here’s what’s happening in our community!  If your non-profit organization has an event coming up, let us know with an email at least a week in advance, to


NOW: The FISH Food bank (Food, Instruction, Shelter & Healthcare) of Carson City is holding an on-line Food-Drive.  Info:


THURSDAY, AUGUST 23RD: Soroptomist International hosts the 5th annual Benefit Dinner to support survivors of human trafficking at the Silver Legacy.  Info:


THURSDAY, AUGUST 23RD: “Margaritas for Memories” benefits the Alzheimer Association at 6pm.  Tickets and Info:


FRIDAY, AUGUST 24TH: Restless Artists Theatre, 295 20th street, in Sparks opens the play “Animal”.  Info:


SATURDAY, AUGUST 25TH: The Benjamin Clark Foundation is hosting a charity fundraising dinner at the Grove in Reno.  Info:


SATURDAY/SUNDAY, AUGUST 25TH & 26TH: The Sophisticats Cat Show happens at the Reno Livestock Event Center.  Tickets at the door. Info:


SUNDAY, AUGUST 26TH: LBL Equine Rescue holds a family friendly event in Silver Springs at 3315 Hiway US 50 from 11a-3p.


FRIDAY, AUGUST 31ST: The Reno Host Lions Club holds its “fight for sight” golf tournament at Arrow Creek Golf Course at 1pm. Info:


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3RD: Fallon Lions presents their annual Labor Day Parade at 10am.  Info:


WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH & 6TH: Silver State Volleyball Club is holding free clinics in Carson City on the 5th and Reno on the 6th.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH: RSVP & Disabled American Veterans of Carson City are presenting a Veterans Health Fair from 11-2 at the Carson Nugget.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH: “Cops & Burgers” car show to benefit Special Olympics happens at Max Casino in Carson City from 9a-4p. Info:


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH: “On The Wind Cheetah Run” is hosted by the Animal Ark Animal Sanctuary.  Info:


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH: The Sons & Daughters of Erin are holding a benefit concert with Seamus Kennedy at the Great Basin Brewing Company.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15TH: “Reno Bowls for Rhinos” is holding a fundraiser at the National Bowling Stadium at 5:30pm.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15TH: Each month area doctors hold a free medical clinic. This month at Sierra Community Church in South Lake Tahoe.  Info:


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH: Wylie Animal Rescue presents the “Pouring for Paws” fundraiser at New West Distributing at 2pm.  Info:


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH: Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Fund hosts its 14th annual golf tournament at Montreux!  Info:


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST: The Boy Scouts present the “Grand Prix of Scouting” at the Peppermill Resort at 5:30pm. Info:


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST: Local non-profit Zawadisha presents “Women as Change Makers” at the Atlantis.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: The American Lung Association presents a charity Volleyball Tournament in Sparks.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Triage Cancer presents free conferences at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Reno.  Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Casino Night and Poker tournament to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children. Info:


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND: Bingo Night at the Dayton Senior Center. Info: 246-6210


SATURDAY/SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27TH/28TH  The Snows Women’s Auxiliary is holding a Holiday Craft & Bake sale at the Parish Center, 1200 Arlington in Reno.  Info:


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29TH:  Sponsors are needed for Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff.  Info: