I hope everyone is ready to bring out the beach toys and hit the beach this weekend.
Remember, this is Tahoe and snow is possible at any time, and even though the weather looks promising right now, it could change. But do enjoy the official opening of the beaches.
Please take time out of the weekend to remember all of the heroes that made the ultimate sacrifice for our country and the real reason for the long weekend.
Stop at the Tahoe Biltmore on Saturday, May 25, for a special Memorial Day celebration with patriotic presentations.
On Monday, May 27, attend the special Memorial Day Service at 11 a.m. at the Memorial Cemetery in Fernley.
Following the ceremony, the Nevada Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be unveiled with the names of 151 young men from our state as well as the names of eight nurses.
AYSO soccer is back in Incline Village, and registration is from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, at the Incline Recreation Center.
A discounted price is available only at the in-person registration. For online registration visit www.inclinesoccer.org or call 775-846-3773 for information.
A Conversation with Mark Twain is at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at the Sunshine Bakery and Deli café at 919 Incline Way. Tickets are $20 and space is very limited so call 775-833-1835 today to see if space is still available. Bring your own beverage.
You can purchase a picnic meal at Sunshine in advance by calling 775-832-2253.
You know summer is on the way when the ladies of Hospital Auxiliary schedule the annual Classy Garage Sale.
This always means it is time to clean out the house and garage and help this organization.
To make donations or have your own space for $35 in the garage sale call Cookie at 818-606-0081 or Barbara at 775-832-6700.
Mark your calendar to attend from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 8.
Also on Saturday, June 8, join Tahoe Institute for Natural Science for “Tahoe’s Natural Year: a Journey Through the Seasons.” This special fundraiser will be at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course in South Lake Tahoe and promises to be a fun evening. To attend or learn more about the fundraiser visit www.tinsweb.org or call 775-298-0066.
A huge Tahoe welcome to Cathy Ashworth and Bobby Ashworth. They will be driving up from Southern California just to visit with Susan and Mark Herron. Boy are they going to have fun!
Birthdays to celebrate this week include: Shelia Bujeaux on May 21; Nancy Porten on May 24; Jeff Clothier and Kathie Maxwell on May 25; Cheri Coyle and Marti Griffitts on May 29; Jeanne Murr on May 30. Happy birthday!
The best deal or steal in the village this week is the free bird walk from 7:30-8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29.
Meet in the Aspen Grove parking lot and let your guides from Tahoe Institute for Natural Science tell you all about the birds around Tahoe and especially in your backyard.
No registration needed and all ages are welcome.
As always send in your birthdays, anniversaries, and news, along with the best deals and steals you can find, to firstname.lastname@example.org.