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Siamsa-A Celtic Christmas

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Grand Sierra Resort

This production, presented by The Reno Irish Dance Company (RIDCo), is an enchanting holiday celebration for the entire family, featuring beautiful dance, music and two young sisters in search of the “Candle in the Window” – the light that represents the true meaning of Christmas. This show is a SIAMSA (pronounced Shimsa), which means celebration in Gaelic. The show brings a magical journey to life, telling the story of two young girls, Holly and her sister Ceili, in search of the true meaning of Christmas. Jesse Briggs and Darby Edberg will play the roles of Holly and Ceili, traveling and singing their way from Celtic village to village, meeting many talented performers along the way.
Amanda Coulson-Reno Irish Dance Company 775-745-0820 | 456654753

Boy Scout Troop 35 & 15 Annual Christmas Tree Sales

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11/24/2017 - 12/23/2017
1100 W. Moana lane, Reno, NV. 89502
Boy Scout Troop 35 & 15 Annual Christmas Tree Sales - Every year we hold a fundraiser for our Troop 35 & 15. The money is used to fund our troop operations such as monthly camping trips, participating in parades and sending the boys to summer camps. The boys learn skills such as cooking, camping, electronics, how to be good citizens, space exploration, etc. By exposing the scouts to many different career fields, they get a better idea of what is involved in each as well as learning many life skills such as map and compass.
Sam Reyna
Christmas Tree Chairman Troop 35
775-828-4778 | 455663393

Freedom of Expression Art Exhibition

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11/8/2017 - 12/9/2017
Wilbur D. May Museum, 1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno
Sierra Watercolor Society returns to the May Museum with an exhibition of new watercolor paintings. Artists were invited to explore the theme of "Freedom of Expression" in landscapes, portraits, abstract, and other styles. All pieces will be available for purchase and visitors are invited to vote on their favorite painting to win the coveted People's Choice Award. Free admission.
775-785-5961 or | 453435983

Active Shooter in Public and Private Environments

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Peppermill Hotel/Casino (Tuscany Ballroom) 2707 South Virginia Street Reno, Nevada 89509
The course applies to volunteers, students and employees of other public and private workplace domains. The first segment will define the term Active Shooter and examines the profile of the typical offender. The tactics, weaponry, warning signs and the pre-planning efforts of the typical Active Shooter are discussed along with various statistics in regards to the average offender. The second segment entitled “Active Shooter: What You Can Do” includes actions to take when confronted with an Active Shooter and recognition of potential Active Shooter Violence.

Register by going to
Jim Lopey, Fusion Center Liaison Manager. at; 775-687-0454 | 453168733

Buttcracker 8 The Biggest Little Buttcracker

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11/24/2017 - 12/23/2017
Bruka Theatre 99 N.Virginia Reno, NV 89501
Brüka Theatre proudly presents the ridiculous parody: Buttcracker 8 – The BIGGEST little Buttcracker in the world – a histerical, historical time travel adventure. This Bruka romp, a parody of the Nutcracker is back by popular demand and taking a trip through the history of Reno, celebrating 150 years of the BIGGEST little city in the world! Opening November 24, 2017 and playing through December 23, 2017. Brüka dances its pants off in this ridiculous parody based on the holiday favorite The Nutcracker. An eclectic, hilarious and original performance experience laced with Brüka’s exciting performance style with a new adventure taking Clara and the gang into a bizarre bend on the history of Reno. Directed by Mary Bennett with choreography by John Wade, Amy Ginder and the ensemble.
775-323-3221 | 452789923

REMSA Free Car Seat Checkpoints

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11/1/2017 - 12/21/2017
REMSA Center for Prehospital Education, 400 Edison Way, Reno
Before you hit the road for the holidays, make sure your children are truly safe in the car. The Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority (REMSA) is offering free car seat installation and inspection check point as part of its Point of Impact community outreach program.

REMSA’s Point of Impact program encourages parents to ensure their car seats are properly installed. A properly installed car seat can reduce the risk of death by as much as 71 percent. When visiting the checkpoint, parents should bring their child(ren) and car seat(s) and schedule about 30-45 minutes; longer for more than one seat. Staff and volunteers will check for obvious defects and determine whether the car seat appears on a national recall list. In addition, they will check the installation, correct any problems and provide education on the proper use and installation of the car seat.
Car seat installations and checkpoints are by appointment only. To sign up, please visit (Click on the Car Seat Inspection Link) and select an available time slot, or call (775) 858-5437 for more information. | 451933843

One-Night Watercolor

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Lake Mansion, 250 Court Street & Arlington Avenue, Reno NV
In a small intimate social setting learn techniques of watercolor and take home a beautiful landscape from step-by-step instruction. This class is designed for beginner to advanced watercolor artists. Supplies included. $20
Arts for All Nevada
775-826-6100 | 451933413

Drawing for Adults

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11/28/2017 - 12/19/2017
Lake Mansion, 250 Court St & Arlington Ave, Reno, NV
You will learn techniques of line quality, hatching, and shading. 4 classes for only $55
Amanda Alvey