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 psa@renomediagroup.com

 


 

(TFN) Covid Vaccination info: Immunize Nevada has a list of pharmacies and other locations giving free shots, near you.  Info: https://www.immunizenevada.org/covid-19-vaccine-locator.

(TFN) Not sure where to get the Covid vaccines local counties have set up various locations near you. Info: https://www.immunizenevada.org/county-specific-covid-19-vaccine-sites.

(Now thru June 11th) The Nevada Area Council of the Boy Scouts is holding a silent auction. Proceeds stay local. Info: www.nevadabsa.org.

(Saturday, June 12th) The Domestic Violence Resource Center is having a yard sale at the Bridge Church, 1330 Foster Drive, Reno.  Info: 329-4150

(June 14th – July 30th) The Food Bank presents the “Kid Café Summer Meals” program. Locations in Reno, Sparks, Fernley & Carson City.  Schedule at www.fbnn.org.

(Saturday, June 19th) Carson Chamber of Commerce holds their annual golf tourney at the Empire Ranch Golf Course.  Info: http://www.carsoncitychamber.com/.

(Thursday, June 27th) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation hosts “Discover Your Parks” at Golden Eagle Rock Park.  Info: www.tmparksfoundation.org.

(July 19th – July 31st) Bruka Theatre’s Youth Summer Workshop is presenting “Midsummer Musings”.  Info: www.bruka.org.

(Saturday, July 24th) The 2nd annual hike with the Irreverent Warrior Silkies happens at 8am. Veterans & active military are invited.  Info: http://www.irreverentwarriors.com/.

(Sunday, July 25th) “Wigs for Kids” presents a show’n shine from 9am to 2pm at Mt. Rose & Virginia street. Proceeds to kids battling cancer who have lost their hair.

(TFN) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation is presenting the app-based GET Outdoors program for students in grades 6-12.  Info: http://tmparksfoundation.org/get-outdoors.

(TFN) Covid 19 vaccinations are now available for various groups.  Appointments can be made by phone or on the web. Info: call 348-2427 or click here.

(TFN) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment at www.bloodhero.com.

(TFN) Northern Nevada’s Children’s Cabinet serves families in Reno, Carson City and Elko. They are in need of donations.  Info: www.childrenscabinet.org.

(TFN) The Food Bank of Northern Nevada needs help serving the local community.  You can now donate via text message: text “FEED NV” and a donation amount to 50155.

(TFN) Washoe Country REMSA has set up a “Community Triage Line”.  It has information about getting access to testing.  24-7 you can call 328-2427.

(TFN) If you have recovered from Covid 19 researchers at Renown Health and the UNR School of Medicine would like to talk to you.  Also, they can assist you if you want to donate plasma.  Info:  Call 982-3646 or go to covidplasmascreening@renown.org.