INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. - What a great Presidents weekend - skiing was great at Diamond Peak, the weather was good and the tourists came! Thanks for coming to Tahoe.
Sunday is Oscar night, so you still have time to try and see a few of the nominees. It is always a fun night to not only see the red carpet arrivals but also to see if your favorites win.
Friday night is the community snowshoe hike to Snowflake Lodge. For information or to sign up visit www.inclinerecreation or stop at the Rec. Center or call 775-832-1310.
The history "Happy Hour" is from 5-6:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 22, in the Prim Library at SNC. The guest speaker will be Don O'Bryan presenting "Dark Ecology." The event is free and light refreshments will be available.
Another fun snowshoe hike is on Saturday at Page Meadows. This is collaboration between Tahoe Institute for Natural Science and the Tahoe Rim Trail Association. For information visit www.tahoerimtrail.org.
Save the Date for an evening of Wine and Wisdom from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, at Tahoe Ridge Winery and Bistro in Minden. Tahoe's Mark Twain will provide the wit and wisdom. For reservations call Howard at 775-901-1100.
And Save the Date for a wine tasting luncheon that will include the Riedel stemware glass taste test followed by an elegant luncheon on Sunday, April 7. If you want to be on the mailing list for invitations send your information to email@example.com or call 775-298-0184. This is going to be spectacular!
As I promised last week, our bowlers did well in the Carson Tournament. Chris Korinek, Dave Smevik, George Haney and Kari Kanakaanpaa all took home money. And Chris Korinek and Dave Smevik took first place in doubles. Congratulations!
Happy anniversary to Harry and Nancy Van Delinder on Feb. 24. They are celebrating their 62nd anniversary! Congratulations!
Birthdays to celebrate this week include: John Dollar, Evaristo Navarro and Lorri Waldman on Feb. 22; Wendy Losee and Kris Stevens on Feb. 23; Robert Eliot and Monica Spencer on Feb. 24; Artie Berliner, Debbe Deverill and Scott Hubele on Feb. 25, Amy Cecchi on Feb. 26; Brandon Musante, Jackie Peacock and Nai Sullivan on Feb. 27, Marius Moga, Janna Rager and Indra Winquest on Feb. 28, Happy Birthday to you!
For Deals and Steals this week go, to the Incline Village Library. What a great place to learn and read, and it is right in our own backyard.
As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news along with the best deals and steals you can find to firstname.lastname@example.org.