Goodbye cruel winter, thanks for nothing. It is nice and refreshing, however, to see the spring flowers starting to appear around the village and beach days are always on the schedule of events. I know Amelia Black is enjoying her daffodils already, and Maggie Browder has some lovely crocus plants in bloom.
If you do want to enjoy what we have for snow plan to attend the Diamond Peak Ski Team’s 13th Annual Diamond Cup Challenge on Sunday, March 23. Go to www.dpsef.org to register for the race and for more information.
To learn more about the great state of Nevada, attend a talk by historian and author Frank Tortorich at 7 p.m. Friday, March 21, at the Mark Twain Cultural Center & Toccata Guttman Music Hall in the Village Center. For tickets and reservations, email email@example.com or call 775-833-1835.
The community is invited to Incline Elementary School at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, to attend the special event Reading is a Window to the World. Enjoy student performances, a potluck dinner, games and awards. Bring a dish for the potluck that represents a window to the world. This is one event in the school wide celebration of reading and writing for the IES Nevada Reading Week March 24-28. For information contact Incline Elementary School at 775-832-4250.
To support WARF and the Northern Nevada Bulldog Rescue attend a special fundraiser in Reno from 1-3:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 6, at the Hacienda at 10580 N. McCarran Blvd. Tickets will go on sale on March 15. Visit facebook.com/events/276780262479508 for information.
The Tahoe Family Solutions annual dinner at Big Water Grille begins at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13. This event sells out so be sure to get tickets now. For information visit www.tahoefamily.org or call 775-298-0004.
We have lots of birthdays to celebrate this week: Kevin Weiss on March 19; Briana Barraza and Mary Blanchette on March 22; Jim Brockman and Mary O’Donnell on March 23; Kristina Hill on March 24; and Deborah Hackett on March 27. Happy Birthday!
The best deal and steal this week is at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 23 at the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District Main Station on Tanager. Learn about becoming a Fire Adapted Community. RSVP to 775-833-8129.
As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news, along with the best deals or steals you can find, to firstname.lastname@example.org.