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


(Sat, April 20th) Nevada Kids Foundation- 3rd Annual Charity Poker/Bingo Tournament at 2272 Larkin Circle in Sparks supporting our local youth sports programs in need. Info:


(Wed, April24th) Employ NV and Northern Nevada Warehousing are having a job fair from 11a-2p at the Reno Town Mall.  Info:


(April 26th-May 19th) Bruka Theater presents a comic play, ‘KEN LUDWIG’S MOON OVER BUFFALO’. Get tickets online at:


(May 11, 2024) Headlock on Hunger, the family-friendly professional wrestling event, is set to return for its seventh year on May 11th at Reed High School. Proceeds go to the Food Bank.  Tickets: $5 and VIP access for $20, at:


(May 11, 2024) Join Moxy Up for the 2nd Annual Let’s Rally Carson Valley 2024 benefit at Park Ranch Home Venue, from 3pm-9pm, to raise funds for Children’s Mental Health and Autism services. Info:


(May 12, 2024) Registration is now open for the 24th Annual Moms on the Run 5K Walk and 5k/10k Run! An event that provides support for everyday living expenses local women diagnosed with breast or gynecological cancer. Register:


(TFN) Looking to quit using tobacco? Join the Nicotine Anonymous meeting every Wednesday at 5pm at the Alano Club, 1640 Prater Way, Sparks.


(TFN) Catholic Charities needs donations for their Thrift Stores. Drop off donations at 500 East 4th street and 190 East Glendale are open 8am to 4pm.  Info:


(TFN) Sparks Christian Fellowship has added evening hours for its food pantry at 510 Greenbrae Drive.  Tuesdays 6-7p & Wednesday 9a-noon.  Info:


(TFN) Washoe County Libraries present the Library Park Pass program to Nevada State Parks. Info:  or


(TFN) You can check the air quality in your neighborhood at a new website.  Just type in your zip code at Air Now dot gov.  Info:


(TFN) Vaccination info: Immunize Nevada has a list of pharmacies and other locations giving free shots, near you.  Info: OR


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


(TFN) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment at blood here dot com.  Info:


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


(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 County REMSA (rem-sah) has set up a “Community Triage Line”.  It has information about getting vaccines and more.  24-7 you can call 328-2427 that’s 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:  or call 982-3646