Tribune staff report

Color Blast! run this Saturday at LTCC

Tahoe Youth and Family Services, in conjunction with Lake Tahoe Community College, will hold the second annual Color Blast! run on Saturday, Sept. 20. The event starts at 9 a.m. at the college, located at 1 College Way in South Lake Tahoe — all proceeds benefit Tahoe Youth and Family Services.

Created to benefit South Lake Tahoe’s local youth and families, the Color Blast! run is a 5-kilometer paint race where runners are showered with colored powder at stations along the run. The cost is $35 for adults or $40 on the day of the event, $20 for teens ages 13 to 17, $10 for children 12 and under, and teams of four or more receive $5 off per person.

To register or for more information, visit

Zephyr Cove Tennis Club “Spook-tacular” mixer Oct. 1

With the colder weather holding out, Zephyr Cove Tennis Club has decided to host one more tennis mixer this season on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The theme of the event is “Spook-tacular” — players are encouraged to dress in a Halloween costume and the best dressed will win a prize.

Play starts at 5:30 p.m., and the doubles mixer is for adult players of all abilities. ZCTC’s Hump Day Mixers are $10 for club members, $15 for non-members and $5 for the meal only — the fun includes a barbecue, raffle prizes and lots of tennis.

Participants of Hump Day events are encouraged to bring a side dish or dessert, as well as beverage of choice that does not come in a glass container. No advance sign-up is required.

Zephyr Cove Tennis Club has six courts nestled in the woods overlooking Lake Tahoe. Open to the public, the Club offers lessons for all ages, membership, social mixers and open play. The club is on Warrior Way off Highway 50 in Zephyr Cove. For more information, visit

Tahoe Rim Trail Association annual meeting set for Oct. 8

The 33rd-annual Tahoe Rim Trail Association meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 8 at Heavenly Mountain Resort’s Lakeview Lodge. The meeting is held to celebrate the 2,000-plus members, supporters and partners that help keep the Tahoe Rim Trail alive, and is a chance to applaud all the hardworking volunteers and dedicated support from sponsors and donors, which keep the TRTA growing.

The event will take place at the Top of the Tram at Heavenly Mountain Resort in South Lake Tahoe and will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Cost to attend is $30 for individuals and $55 for couples, and includes the tram ride, light hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, a state of the trail address and a brief award ceremony.

For more information or to register for the event, visit

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