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Village Notes: Whatand#8217;s happening in our community

This weekend is Mother’s Day and a good time to make your reservations at local buffets and restaurants. Also beautiful flowers and gifts are available locally. Please remember all of the mothers serving in our armed forces and especially those deployed and unable to spend Mother’s Day with their children.

With beach days ahead many around the village are out walking, running and getting into beach time fitness programs. Congratulations to Tahoe SAFE Alliance. The staff must deal with vicarious trauma on a daily basis but have taken a walking challenge on to help relieve stress and promote self-care. They have five teams with four people on a team participating in the Tahoe Center for Health and Sports Performance Community Walking Challenge. Each team member needs to walk 10,000 steps a day for the entire month of May. Can you guess how many miles are in 10,000 steps? Check back next week for that information and to see how the teams are doing. Go Tahoe SAFE Alliance!

The Women’s Club of North Tahoe’s spring luncheon will be at noon on Monday, May 21 at the Incline Village Community Hospital Community Meeting Room. Cost is only $18 for the annual luncheon. Reservations must be made by Wednesday, May 16, call Florine at 775-831-9235.

Do you have your Fur Ball tickets yet? As always tickets are selling fast and our community pet shelter depends on this event to be able to continue to help animals avoid euthanasia. To get tickets to the June 2 Fur Ball call 775-832-4404 or stop at the Pet Network facility and I challenge you to leave without adopting an animal.

The ladies of the Incline Hospital Auxiliary are busy getting ready for their annual Classy Garage Sale. Time to find your white elephants and other items (no clothing) and help out our community. The annual sale will be from 8 a.m.-noon on Saturday, June 8, in the parking lot of the Incline Village Hospital. Donations of all kinds except clothing and if you have some large items arrange to have them picked up by calling Cookie at 775-831-2698 or Barbara at 775-832-6760.

The annual Bowl Incline Roll Off is this weekend and the local bowlers are competing for King and Queen. The top male and female finishers from each week of bowling are selected to bowl in a qualifier and from there the fun begins. Head over to Bowl Incline to watch the competition and cheer on your favorites, fans are always appreciated. Return next week to find out the Roll Off Champion! Good luck everyone.

Congratulations to Lindsay and Kirk Hardie. Their son Fletcher was born last weekend and also congratulations to grandparents Jan and David Hardie.

Belated happy birthday to Heather Bacon on May 8. Upcoming birthdays: Danny Taylor on May 10; Travis Hall on May 11; Mark Case, Kerry Howard and Lance Rixman on May 12; Bill Cherry and Barbara Ricotta on May 13; Jenna Jesch on May 14; Jay Abdo, Roxanne Casselberry, Rexina Netuschil and Joe Pomroy on May 16. We wish you all a Happy Birthday.

Deals and Steals this week can be found in the Village Center at the Dead Sea Warehouse. From 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday, May 17 see soap making demonstrations, enjoy refreshments and win some prizes. Plus get 30 percent off products. That is a real deal.

As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news along with the best deals and steals you can find to jeanmeick@aol.com.

Jean Eick
Special to the Bonanza


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Tahoe Daily Tribune Updated May 9, 2012 03:12PM Published May 9, 2012 03:10PM Copyright 2012 Tahoe Daily Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.