TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. — Health andamp; Wellness briefsContent is selected from e-mail submissions to Community Editor Amy Edgett at email@example.com. Submissions are published in the print edition news space permitting. To enter an event online, visit www.sierrasun.com, locate the event calendar. Click on submit an event, follow instructions. Keep event description to 50 words.Kettlebell Fundamentals with Daron RahlvesRebel Fitness Academy, 12277 Soaring Way, #103, Truckee, Wednesday Sept. 26, 6-7 p.m. Discover why the most decorated American Ski Racer uses kettlebells. How kettlebells give Daron everything he needs to stay on his game, ski, be a dad and retain his throne of the gnarliest ski race around; The Banzai. Absolutely free event. What if there was just one exercise you could do to build strength, power, athleticism, prevent injury, shed unwanted pounds and build a heart of steel? All in 30 minutes, four days per week. Come to Rebel Fitness Academy and learn about one exercise that will change you from head to toe.Dentistry from the HeartSierra Crest Dental will host its second annual Dentistry From The Heart (DFTH) event, providing a free day of dental care to more than 75 residents. Care will be provided on a first come, first served basis for adults 18 years old and older. The event registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. for Dentistry From The Heart patients. Join Dr. Colpitts on Friday, Sept. 28 at Sierra Crest Dental located at 40169 Truckee Airport Road, Suite 204 to spread free smiles across Truckee through Dentistry From The Heart. For more information please visit www.dentistryfromtheheart.org.InnerRhythms auditions announcedInnerRhythms Dance Theatre will be hosting open auditions for its 2012/2013 dance season on Monday, Oct. 1, 7 p.m. at 12047 Donner Pass Road in Truckee. Dancers ages 12 and above are welcome to audition and should come prepared with seven-eight counts of eight of choreography. Any dance discipline or musical choice may be represented. Three years of dance experience is recommended. For more information call the Dance Centre at 530-550-8464.Truckee River Trail RunOct. 6. Tahoe Trail Running Series offers a unique set of running races for all ages and abilities. Explore trails along the beautiful Truckee River, through scenic Burton Creek State Park and around Tahoe's famed Emerald Bay. There will be a $10/hr race credit for runners who want to volunteer at other events. Visit www.bigblueadventure.com to learn more.Resort at Squaw Creek Golf course offers pass dealFor a limited time, Resort at Squaw Creek is offering 2013 season golf passes for only $599, with an added perk for unlimited play through Oct. 14.. The pass must be purchased by Oct. 7, 2012 to receive the special pricing and perks. Adult season passes include the use of a shared cart, complimentary valet parking, a bucket of range balls before each round, and discounts on golf at other Destination Hotels andamp; Resorts golf courses around the country. To purchase the pass, stop by the pro shop, or call 530-581-6637. Resort at Squaw Creek’s par-71 Robert Trent Jones, Jr. links-style golf course has earned the Audubon International Cooperative Sanctuary certification, a designation that honors outstanding environmental stewardship. No pesticides or chemicals are utilized in the maintenance of the course, so the course is truly “green.” Junior season golf passes for 2013 for ages 17-and-under for are offered for $199. Please note that golf carts are not included with junior season golf passes. Golfers must be 18 years of age or older to drive a golf cart. Visit www.visitsquawcreek.com.Hike with Carmen Carmen, your real estate consultant, shares her passion with the community by providing monthly, guided hikes and snowshoe trips of our beautiful backyard and its endless trail systems. Meet at 9 a.m. at the Lower Lola Montez Trail Head on Saturday, Oct. 20. Take the Soda Springs exit off Interstate 80. On the north side of the freeway follow the paved road east, past the fire station for three tenths mile to the parking area. Visit www.CarmenCarr.com for the future hiking schedule as well as fun pictures. Call 530-550-5192 or email Carmen@CarmenCarr.com.Truckee Jazzercise adds new classJazz up your mornings Monday, Wednesday and Friday with a new, 6:15 a.m. class.Join a fun and powerfully effective 60-minute total body workout that combines dance-based cardio, strength training, and stretching. All routines are choreographed to today’s popular music ... starting dancing yourself fit today.Classes are held Monday through Saturday, 9-10 a.m. at the Truckee Community Center. For more information, please call Karen Aulwurm at 925-286-5316.New student offer: First month $35 with two additional weeks free. Drop-in: $10 per class.Double the SOS loveThe North Face is doubling your donation! All donations made to SOS Outreach between through Oct. 20 will be matched by The North Face up to $10,000 — that means $5 is really $10, $25 is $50, and $50 from you is really a $100 donation when matched by The North Face!The North Face is committed to connecting kids with nature and the benefits of a healthy, active outdoor lifestyle. Together with SOS, youth will have the chance to live up to the full potential of their humanity through outdoor action sports.If you are not in a position to donate, consider giving your time. We are currently looking for volunteers and mentors for our winter programming. Please visit www.sosoutreach.org.
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