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Luncheons & General Meetings

    • October 06, 2022
    • 10:00 AM
    • Gold 'N Silver Restaurant 790 W. 4th Street, Reno, NV

    Board of Directors Meeting

    9 a.m. No Host Breakfast

    10 a.m. Meeting Begins

    Board Reports (used as agenda)

    Note to Directors and Chairs: Please update your Board Report no later than Tuesday October 4, 2022 by 5 p.m.

    • October 27, 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Atlantis Casino Resort, 3800 S. Virginia Street, Grand Ballroom

    Please join us for the Newcomers and Neighbors Club's Annual Fashion Show

            Fashion Treasures

    Join us for fantastic food, a new specialty cocktail at the no-host bar, amazing raffles, and men and women fashions, modeled by NNCNN members.  Our Treasure Trove of Fashion is presented by: Boutique Elegante, Chico's, Orvis, South Creek Clothing Co, Upper Deck, William Furs, and White House Black Market.

    Emceed by our own Steve Schifferdecker. Piano music by the versatile and unique local jazz pianist, Erika Paul.   

    You do not want to miss our raffle basket extravaganza created by our Activity Groups. Each fabulous basket will have a value of $50 or more. Come early to peruse the baskets! You can avoid the raffle ticket purchase line by purchasing your raffle tickets online when you make your reservation or in advance at the September luncheon.

    And as always, you will enjoy an amazing lunch while chatting with your tablemates. Please join us for a fun time exploring all of the fashion treasures the stores will offer.




    Boston Bibb Salad

    with Apples, Pears, Sun Dried Cranberries,

    Gorgonzola Cheese, Caramelized Walnuts, Shaved Fennel,

    Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

    Regular Entrée

    Chicken Roulade stuffed with Prosciutto, Mushrooms, Spinach, Ricotta Cheese,

    topped with Tarragon and Chardonnay Cream Sauce, Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes and Fresh Seasonal Vegetables


    Twin Filet Medallions with Maytag Bleu Cheese Crust and Porcini Demi-Glaze

    Wild Mushroom Risotto, Fresh Seasonal Vegetables

    Vegetarian Entrée

    Portabella Mushroom Stuffed with Quinoa, Baby Kale, Tomatoes and Kalamata Olives.  Served with Pesto Vinaigrette


    Dessert Trio Sampler

    Regular or Decaf Coffee, Iced Tea and Selection of Hot Tea on Request

    Dietary Questions? Special Requests will only be considered before October 15.

    Contact Valerie Mincheff, Venue Director, at or (949) 742-1121.

    Reservation Questions? Contact Maureen Hernandez, Reservations Director, at or (775) 360-6435.

    Reservation Information

    You do not need to be a Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada member to register for our annual Fashion Show!

    • Tickets cost $45.00 per person and they go on sale on September 1.
    • The last day mail-in reservations can be made is October 13; online reservations through October 15. Refunds cannot be issued for cancellations after October 15.
    • Pay by credit card by clicking on the Reserve Your Seat link above. Online registration opens on September 1.
    • Or send a check (payable to Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada or NNCNN) to Newcomers Club, PO Box 11163, Reno, NV 89510. Click on the following link to download the Reservation Form. Please include your name and menu choice (chicken piccata or filet medallions or vegetarian) with your check.
    • Seat assignments are made using a random drawing.

                                            Multiple Guests Sitting Together

    If multiple attendees wish to sit together, a single reservation must be submitted:

    • Your reservation must be paid with one check or one credit card. 
    • Your reservation must include all guest names and their menu choices (chicken roulade or filet medallions or vegetarian).
    • There is a maximum of 8 people per table.


    10:00 am  Social Time, Photo Booth, Raffle Ticket Sales, No-Host Bar

    11:30 am  President's Welcome

    11:45 am  Lunch is served

    12:30 pm  Fashion Show Program


    Parking is available on the northwest corner of Virginia and Peckham.

    There is also parking on the east side of the building.

    There will be no valet parking due to COVID-19.

    If you need a wheelchair, please call the concierge at 825-4700 the day before the luncheon.

Tips for Online Registration

  • Registering for our events requires that you use the email address you provided us for your member contact information. The exception is our annual special event which is open to the public.
  • For 2-member households, you may register using the email address of either co-member (assuming that you provided us with an email address for each of you).
  • Guests may be another member or a non-member. To add a guest to your registration, simply click on the "add guest" button on the registration form.
  • If you already registered and paid for a luncheon but now wish to bring an additional guest, simply start a new registration and replace your pre-filled name on the registration form with that of your guest. You can add more guests using the "add guest" button.

About Our Luncheon

Newcomers and Neighbors holds a monthly social luncheon or evening Mix & Mingle for members and their guests that also serves as the Club’s general business meeting. It is often held on the fourth Thursday of the month, except for October, November and December, when it's held the third Thursday.  At each event, we have entertaining programs featuring local talent or a speaker and a basket raffle. Events are generally held at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, but may occasionally move to other locations during the year.  At $27 per person, it is an outstanding value for great food, great company, and great entertainment. New members and members attending for the first time are seated together in a front row table and will be introduced by Hospitality.

Except for our annual special event, you must be a club member to register for a luncheon.  You may have up to 5 guests (your guests do not have to be members).

How Do I Make Reservations?

Newcomers and Neighbors luncheons are open only to members and their guests (exception: our annual Special Event is open to the public). Your paid luncheon reservations must be received by the Thursday prior to the luncheonYou may bring up to five non-member guests.

For online reservations: Click on the reservation button above or the link provided in your monthly email invitation (if you provided an email on your membership form).

To send your reservation by U.S. mail: Send a check for $27 per person payable to Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada or NNCNN to the following address:

Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada
Attention: Reservations, P.O. Box 11163
Reno, NV 89510

Please indicate your menu choice of Regular or Vegetarian Diet. If this is your first luncheon, write "1st event" on your check.

Luncheon Location: Atlantis Resort & Casino

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Newcomers and Neighbors is a 501(c)(7) 

non-profit organization

Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada
P. O. Box 50044
Sparks, NV 89435-0044
Hotline: 775-881-2040

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