Lake Tahoe Christian Fellowship will host a Harvest Festival from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 3580 Blackwood Road.
The indoor alternative celebration will include games, face painting, a pumpkin-pie eating contest, caramel apples, hot foods, candy, hot cider, hot chocolate, a pumpkin patch and snack bar. Children are encouraged to wear Biblical costumes and participate in the costume contest.
The cost is $3 per child. For more information call Lake Tahoe Christian Fellowship at (530) 544-4357, ext. 231.
District to hold board election
The Nevada Tahoe Conservation District will host an open meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Zephyr Cove Resort to conduct their board of supervisor elections.
Any member of the public registered to vote and living within the district’s boundaries is eligible to vote, nominate candidates and run for office.
The terms to be served are January 2007 through December 2010. There are two vacancies.
The Nevada Tahoe Conservation District promotes the conservation and protection of Lake Tahoe Basin’s natural resources by providing leadership, technical assistance and education. NTCD is one of more 3,000 conservation districts in the United States and is a sub-division of the state of Nevada.
The district has a staff of 11 full-time employees and the board meets monthly.
Childcare is free or low-cost
Free or low-cost childcare for children 3 months through 5 years old is available on the Al Tahoe School campus. The program is provided by the El Dorado County Office of Education Child Development Program and operates from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Nutritious meals and snacks are served daily.
Families who are interested in childcare must be working, looking for work or in a training program.
To make an appointment or for more information call the child development office at (530) 541-7952 or (530) 295-2276.
Rec center has many gift ideas
Trying to stay fit during holiday season? The South Lake Tahoe Parks and Recreation Department programs and facilities may help you find some answers. No membership is required for our pool, weight room or ice arena. All facilities are open and available to the public on a drop-in basis.
Or, are you looking for a healthy gift? We have gift certificates for 2007 Bijou Golf Course and 20-use passes, 30- and 90-day passes for the pool or weight room. Speedo and Tyr swim suits or gear is available and makes great stocking stuffers, too.
If you have questions call (530) 542-6056 or drop in any Monday through Saturday to speak with our “holiday elves” at the South Lake Tahoe Recreation & Swim Pool Complex, 1180 Rufus Allen Blvd.
CPR class to be held next month
A new CPR class will be offered from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Nov. 16 at the South Lake Tahoe Parks Recreation & Swim Pool Complex, 1180 Rufus Allen Blvd.
The $60 fee includes manual and training CD. This course is geared towards healthcare providers, covering the new standard 30:2 CPR (adult, child and infant), AED, airway, masks and choking. With successful completion, students will receive a two-year CPR certificate. The instructor is Duane DeClerck
Sign up early to guarantee that you will get your book in advance. We need a minimum of six students for this class to run. So don’t wait – sign up now.
To register and for more information stop by the Recreation Complex or call (530) 542-6056.