Newcomers and Neighbors Club 

of Northern Nevada


Community Events for April 2021

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

1.    April 9, Friday 4:00-7:30pm:
a.    Sierra Arts Foundation theatrical & musical performances
                                         i.    Lakeridge Golf Course, $85.  For safety, 2 per golf cart.
                                        ii.    1218 Golf Club Drive, 775-329-2787

2.    April 10, Saturday:
a.    Sierra Arts Foundation, 17 S. Virginia Street, 775-329-2787
                                          i.    Reception for PK Klein. 1-3pm
                                        ii.    Exhibit April 3-24
b.    Mt. Rose Pass Renewal & Raffle, Main Lodge: 12 noon
c.    Nevada Museum of Art 160 W. Liberty St., Reno  775-329-3333
                                          i.    FREE ADMISSION day
                                        ii.    Reserve tickets in advance @ nevadaart.org

3.    April 11, Sunday, 6:00-7:00pm
a.    Nevada Museum of Art 160 W. Liberty St., Reno  775-329-3333
                                          i.    Music with Lucas Paul & Kid Rocker
                                        ii.    On Facebook & You Tube
b.    Everyone Is A Local at Night, Virginia City, all day ‘til 8pm
                                          i.    Also, Bingo at Piper’s Opera House at 7pm
                                        ii.    Check out video for Women’s History Month on website.  (Women own 67% of Virginia City businesses.)

4.    April 13, Tuesday, 6:00-7:30pm
a.    Nevada Museum of Art 160 W. Liberty St., Reno. 775-329-3333
                                         i.    Turning Pages, reading group
                                        ii.    reading North and South, Elizabeth Gaskell
                                      iii.    Advance registration required @ nevadaart.org

5.    April 15, Thursday, 4:00-5:00pm
a.    Nevada Museum of Art 160 W. Liberty St., Reno. 775-329-3333
                                         i.    Virtual Art discussion: Victorian Radicals
                                        ii.    Advance registration required @ nevadaart.org

6.    April 17, Saturday
a.    Sparks Museum & Cultural Center,775-355-1144 @ 2:00-3:30pm
                                          i.    “What’s In A Name” lecture series w/Christine Johnson
1.    History of place names in NV
2.    Free, advance registration needed @ Sparks Museum & Cultural Center
b.    Truckee Meadows Nature Study, 6800 Pembroke Dr., Reno
                                          i.    11:00am-12:30pm or 1:30-4:00pm
                                        ii.    Native Plant & Pollinator Gardening Workshop
                                      iii.    Free, register in advance @ https://extension.unr.edu
                                      iv.    Free pollinator seedlings given in class

7.    April 20, Tuesday:
a.    University of Nevada, Reno, Extension
                                          i.    Toxins in the Garden, UR Extension gardening classes on ZOOM
                                        ii.    The Bartley Ranch, 6000 Bartley Ranch Regional Park, 6-8pm
                                       iii.    Free, to register: growyourownnevada.com

8.    April 22, Thursday, 4:00pm
a.    Nevada Museum of Art 160 W. Liberty St., Reno  775-329-3333
                                          i.    Women and the Arts & Crafts Movement
                                        ii.    Advance registration required @nevadaart.org

 

COMING in May:

10. May 1, Saturday, 11am-1pm:
a.    ALS Car Parade (in lieu of annual Walk-to-Defeat-ALS)
                                         i.    Register your car @ alsa.org/renowalk
                                        ii.    All proceeds raised are for residents of NV living with ALS
11. May 13, Thursday
a.    ACES Baseball vs Las Vegas Aviators
                                          i.    Tickets sold at 50% capacity
12. Art Town activities@ Rancho San Rafael Park, to be announced. 
a.    They will have outdoor, socially distanced performances; bring your chair and blanket

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

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