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, June 3rd) The Salvation Army presents the 2nd Annual Gary Felt Kit Classic golf tournament at Diamond Mountain Golf course.  Info:

(Sat, June 3rd) Dayton Senior Center & Sierra Nevada Cornhole present a tournament at Odeon Saloon in Dayton.  Info:

(Sat, June 3rd) Reno/Sparks Lions Clubs present the 8th annual Helen Keller day, free, at Idlewild Park, 11a-2p.  Info:

(Fri, June 9th) Nevada Sunset Winery in Reno presents a fundraiser for Shakespeare Animal Fund from 4-7p. Info:

(Sun, June 25th) The 2nd annual Wigs for Kids Show’n Shine happens 9am to 2pm in Reno at 1555 South Virginia street at Revamp Salon.  Info: 775-824-9039       

(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

(TFN) Covid 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

(TFN) Northern Nevada’s Children’s Cabinet serves families in Reno, Carson City and Elko. They lorlorare 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 has set up a “Community Triage Line”.  It has information about getting vaccines and more.  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 visit