BMX’ers and mountain bikers can look forward to a full season of open riding and competitions at the local BMX track, located at 1100 Lyons Ave., beginning today. The track offers open practice sessions on Wednesdays and Fridays from 5 p.m. until dusk. Competitions will be held every Sunday. The race fee is $10 and sign-ups are from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday.
South Lake Tahoe BMX is sanctioned by the American Bicycle Association (ABA). All riders must be ABA members. The cost for membership is $45 for one year or $25 for 30 days. ABA applications are available on-site and are immediately activated. Financial assistance is available. For more information call the track hotline at (530) 542-9337.
Whittell grad fund-raiser
Coyote Grill, located in the Round Hill Shopping Center next to Safeway, is sponsoring a Gradnite fund-raiser tonight from 5 p.m. to closing, donating 10 percent of the proceeds to Warrior Safe & Sober Gradnite Inc. Come enjoy Coyote Grill’s Southwestern and California cuisine and benefit Whittell’s June 11 Gradnite party at the Ridge Tahoe.
For information, contact Jim Nunnally at (775) 588-6102.
St. Theresa Family Night
St. Theresa Catholic School is hosting an all-you-can-eat Family Night at Tep’s Villa Roma on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. featuring an Italian Cuisine Buffet – antipasto bar with soup and salad, four entrees to choose from and more! Adults $20 and Children $10. Tickets can be purchased at the St. Theresa school office. Proceeds earned at this event will go towards the 6th through 8th-grade Grade Monterey trip.
Do you like “The Eagles?” Would you like to have a chance to win two tickets to see them in Reno on May 29 at 8 p.m.? Come and purchase a raffle ticket at the St. Theresa school office for a chance to sit in seats 3 and 4 in row 18 at the Lawlor Events Center. Raffle tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. The tickets will be drawn at the St. Theresa Family Night Dinner at Tep’s Villa Roma. You need not be present to win. All proceeds will be donated to the St. Theresa School General Fund.
Thank you for your continuing support of our school – your assistance is greatly appreciated!
Sierra Club garden party
The Sierra Club is hosting a garden party Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. Wine and cheese will be served, compliments of Cork & More, and the program will address what plants and trees are best suited to the Lake Tahoe area and what fertilizers to use.
The party will be at Aspen Hollow Nursery, 541 Emerald Bay Road (one mile north of the “Y”), taking the place of the club’s monthly meeting at the Fire Station on Elks Point Road.
The garden party is free to Sierra Club members and to those who join at the event; the cost is $5 for non-members.
– Provided to the Tribune