Newcomers and Neighbors Club 

of Northern Nevada


Community Events for August 2020

Although major community events have been cancelled or postponed due to Covid-19, some activities are at hand. Check ahead for restrictions and regulations. Events may change or be cancelled at any time.

Now through August 1, Valley of the Sun, Holland Project Gallery, Sun Valley artists exhibit, The Holland Project, 140 Vesta St., Reno, 448-6500, https://www.hollandreno.org/

Now through September 24,H20 2020, Capital City Arts Initiative, Nevada Humanities, CCAI Courthouse Gallery, 885 E. Musser St., Carson City, M-F, 8m-5pm,  784-6587, https://www.nevadahumanities.org/ongoing-events/2020/7/2/h2o-2020-exhibition-at-ccai-courthouse-gallery

Now through August 30, Where Art and Tech Collide, Nevada Art Museum, 160 W. Liberty, Reno, must register for museum admission, 329-3333, https://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/

Tuesday Farmers Markets:

Sparks Methodist Church Farmers Market, Pyramid & Oddie, 8am-1pm, 358-0925, https://nevadagrown.com/events/methodist-church-tuesday-sparks-market-on-pyramid/

Truckee Certified Farmers Markets, Truckee Regional Park, 10050 Brockway Rd, Truckee, 8am-1pm, https://laketahoethisweek.com/truckee-farmers-market/events/truckee-farmers-market

Friday Farmers Market, Bonsai Blue Garden Market, 290 Kietzke Ln., Reno, 9am-1pm, 691-7655, https://nevadagrown.com/events/bonsai-blue-garden-market/

Saturday Farmers Markets:

Shirley’s Farmers Markets: The Village, 1119 California, Reno, 8am-1pm;

Tamarack, 13101 S. Virginia, Reno, 9am-1pm; 746-5024, http://www.shirleysfarmersmarkets.com/locations

Carson Farmers Market, 3rd & Curry, Carson City, 8:30am-1pm, 220-1831, https://carsonfarmersmarket.com/

August 6, 13, 20, 27, Discover Your Parks Walks, Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation, free, various parks in Washoe County, 6pm start, must register, 410-1702, https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/discover-your-parks-walks

August 7, 14, 21, 28, TMCC Geneology Webinar, 11:30am-2pm, 673-8260, https://libguides.tmcc.edu/c.php?g=606579

August 13-30, Second Thursday Talk, Video Tour of the former Hays Antique Truck Collection, National Automobile Museum, 10 S. Lake, Reno, 333-9300, https://automuseum.org/?event=2020-second-thursday-talk-august-a-video-tour-of-the-hays-antique-truck-collection&event_date=2020-08-13

August 22, Ark at Dark, Animal Ark, 1265 Deerlodge Rd., Reno, 7:30-9:45pm, RSVP, 1-775-970-3111, https://animalark.org/animal-ark-events/

August 29, Nevada Humane Society Duck Race and Festival, 12 noon start, live-stream, buy ducks through https://www.duckrace.com/reno


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Newcomers & 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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