Tahoe Toastmasters will host an educational class titled “Take the Terror Out of Talk” at 7:30 p.m. June 12 at the South Lake Tahoe Branch Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd.
The class will provide tricks and tips on impromptu speaking. The public is welcome to attend.
Tahoe Toastmasters meets at 7:30 p.m. each Monday at the library.
For more information call (530) 545-2929 or (530) 541-4273.
Event benefits search, rescue
Riva Grill will sponsor a fundraiser to benefit El Dorado County Search and Rescue volunteers June 14 at Riva Grill on the Lake, 900 Ski Run Blvd., Ski Run Marina. The community is welcome to attend.
The event is scheduled from 5 to 9 p.m., with a buffet dinner from 5 to 8 p.m., and entertainment by The Drunken Neighbors band from 6 to 9 p.m. Search and Rescue T-shirts will be available for purchase.
The price is $12 per person for dinner and a no-host bar will be available. It is not necessary to make reservations or purchase tickets in advance.
A portion of the proceeds will go to the search and rescue volunteers to purchase equipment and for training.
For more information, call Keely at (530) 416-2116.
Car washes will help sick boy
Two car wash fundraisers to benefit Daniel Morrison, a young boy fighting cancer, have been scheduled.
The first will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 10 and 11 at Albertsons, 3620 N. Carson Street, Carson City. The second is slated from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.. June 17 and 18 at Albertsons, 4995 Kietzke Lane in Reno. All proceeds will go to Daniel’s Trust Fund, Reno Cancer Foundation, 77 Pringle Way, Reno, NV 89520 to help Daniel win his fight against cancer.
The cost for the car wash is $15 and includes vacuum, handwash, hand-dry, windows, interior/exterior dressing and air freshener. Trucks may be slightly more.
Senior group holds luncheon
The Tahoe Douglas Seniors will conduct their monthly membership luncheon meeting at 11:45 a.m. June 14 at Harveys Resort Casino convention center.
Reservations are required. For reservations and more information call (775) 588-5140.