November Calendar of Events for Truckee / Lake Tahoe

NOVEMBER 2013

November 1 First Fridays – Music & Food

Historic Downtown Truckee, 5:30 pm – 8 pm

November 2 African Bazaar & Fair Trade Gift Faire

Truckee PUD Bldg., 11570 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, 1 pm – 5 pm

November 2 Cadillac Ball – Rotary Fundraiser – History of Truckee Theme

Ritz-Carlton,13031 Ritz Carlton Highlands Ct.,Truckee, 6 pm – 11 pm

November 2 25th Annual Chocolate Wine & Roses Festival

Hyatt Regency Grand Ballroom, 111 Country Club Dr., Incline Village, 7 pm – 10:30 pm

November 3 Pancake Breakfast – Sierra Senior Services

Truckee Donner Sr. Apts, 10040 Estates Drive, Truckee, 8 am – 11 am

November 3 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

November 4 Reno Philharmonic Presents Young People’s Concerts

Pioneer Center, 100 S. Virginia, Reno, 10 am – 12:30 pm

November 8 Leadership of No. Lake Tahoe-Truckee Recruitment  Breakfast

PJ’s at Gray’s Crossing, 11406 Henness Rd., Truckee, 8:30 am – 10 am

November 9-10 Lake Tahoe Women’s Wellness Weekend

725 Granlibakken Rd., Tahoe City, 8 am – 4 pm

November 10 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

November 12 Good Morning Truckee – Community Forum

Truckee-Tahoe Airport, 10356 Truckee Airport Rd., Truckee, 7 am – 8:30 am

November 14 Passport to Dining – Food & Beverages

No. Tahoe Event Center, 8318 N. Lake Blvd., 6 pm – 9 pm

November 15 Hands On Printmaking with Artist Pam McAdoo

Sierra College, 11001 College Trail, Truckee, 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

November 17 From the Streets of Truckee: A History of Truckee – Dining & Music

Cottonwood, 10142 Rue Hilltop, Truckee, 5 pm – 8 pm

November 17 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

November 24 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

NOTE: For more detailed information on any of the events including cost, visit the online events calendar provided by Truckee.com. Be sure to check the Truckee, Northstar, Squaw Valley and Kings Beach regions under “City/Area” to get links to all the events.

Recommendations for Winterizing Your Home

Fall is here and Winter isn’t far behind!  In anticipation of that, here are just a few recommendations for winterization of your home.

* Disconnect hoses from outside water spigots.

* Caulk & maintain weather stripping.

* Insulate water lines.

* Service heater, chimneys & stovepipes.

* Repair roof, if necessary.

* Close foundation vents.

* Contract for snow removal, if necessary.

* Service snow blower.

* Install snow stakes.

* Order wood supply, if necessary.

* Store patio furniture.

* Check batteries in smoke & carbon monoxide detectors & alarms.

AND

If you plan to be away for an extended amount of time, be sure to follow the recommended procedures for turning off  water to avoid pipes freezing in the home.

For more detailed information on any of these items, please feel free to contact us.

NOTE: These are simply a few recommendations for winterization of your home and are not to be considered a complete list of winterization guidelines.

October Schedule of Events for Truckee / Lake Tahoe

OCTOBER 2013

October 4 3rd Annual Dentistry from the Heart – FREE Dental Services

40169 Truckee Airport Rd., Ste 204, Truckee, 7:30 am – 4 pm

October 5 First Fridays – Music & Food

Historic Downtown Truckee, 5:30 pm – 8 pm

October 5 Wine, Walk & Shop – Fundraiser

Historic Downtown Truckee, 12 pm – 4 pm

October 5& 6 Donner Party Hike – Guided Hike

629 Sugar Bowl Rd., Truckee, 8 am

October 6 Pancake Breakfast – Sierra Senior Services

Truckee Donner Sr. Apts, 10040 Estates Drive, Truckee, 8 am – 11 am

October 6 Trestle Tour – Historical Hike

Tahoe National Forest, North of Truckee, 10 am. – 5 pm

October 6 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

October 8 Good Morning Truckee – Community Forum

10356 Truckee Airport Rd., Truckee Airport, 7 am – 8:30 am

October 8 Foothill Farmers Market

10550 Brockway Rd, Truckee River Regional Park, Truckee, 8 am – 1 pm

October 9 Discoveries Toddler Time Class

KidZone Museum, 11711 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, 9 am – 9:45 am

October 9 Career & Job Expo – Job Faire

Sierra College, Tahoe-Truckee Campus, 11001 College Trail, Truckee, 5 pm – 8 pm

October 10 Truckee Community Blood Drive

10241 High St., Truckee, 11 am – 6 pm

October 10 Inspiring Uncommon Discussion w/Sir Ken Robinson – Lecture

Resort at Squaw Creek, 400 Squaw Creek Rd, Olympic Valley, 6:30 pm – 9 pm

October 11-13 Epic Race Series – Bike Race

Northstar-at-Tahoe, 5001 Northstar Dr., Truckee, 6:30 am – 5 pm

October 11 Truckee People – Truckee Public Arts Commission Preview of New Show

Truckee Rec Center, 8924 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, 5 pm – 7 pm

October 12 Big Truck Day & Oopen House – Family Faire

U.S. Forest Service, 10811 Stockrest Springs Rd., Truckee, 11 am – 2 pm

October 13 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

October 18 Annual Pink Party – Fundraiser for Local Cancer Patiens

Bar of America, 10042 Donner Pass Rd., Truckee, 6 pm – 8 pm

October 19 Disco Bowl – Benefit for Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Bowl Incline, 920 Southwood Blvd. Incline Village, NV, 3 pm – 8 pm

October 20 Truckee River Day – Restoration Project

Various Truckee Locations, 8 am – 12 pm

October 20 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

October 27 Pizza on the Hill – Half-Price Pizza Hour

11509 Northwoods Blvd., Tahoe Donner – 5 pm – 6 pm

October 29 Annual Awards Dinner – Awards Dinner &  Installation of Officers

Resort at Squaw Creek, 400 Squaw Creek Rd., Olympic Valley, 5 pm – 8 pm