May 27 Friday
Reno Senior Citizens Advisory Committee and the Arts and Culture Commission are hosting the inaugural Senior Artists Exhibit and Show at the historic McKinley Arts and Culture Center, 925 Riverside Drive, from April 25 to June 3. The East Wing Gallery is open Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. The Exhibit is free and open to the public.
Due to the overwhelming response from more than 50 artists. A special three day showing of all pieces submitted will take place May 9 to May 11 in the McKinley Arts auditorium. This showing of all work will be open May 9, Noon to 4 pm; May 10, 9 am to 7 pm and May 11, 9 am to 4 pm. An artist reception will be held on May 10 starting at 5 pm.
Come enjoy a free scoop of Rita’s Italian Ice. There will be 200 scoops available at each location, on a first come first serve basis. This event is hosted by Vice Mayor/Council member Neoma Jardon.
May 28 Saturday
May 29 Sunday
May 30 Monday
May 31 Tuesday
Jun 01 Wednesday
Jun 02 Thursday
Reno Parks and Rec Health and Wellness is offering free Sit and Fit classes each Thursday morning in Dick Taylor Park (Valley Road and Highland) from 9 am to 10 am. Registration is not required. Sit and Fit is an easy way to exercise, socialize and improve your health and strength.
Jun 04 Saturday
Do you love the outdoors and want to help University of Nevada, Reno scientists identify plant and animal species? All local nature enthusiasts and explorers are invited to Little Valley in the University's Whittell Forest and Wildlife Area to participate in a Bioblitz, a family-friendly event where attendees can learn and take part in biological surveys of the area. Participants have the option to meet Friday, June 3 at 3 p.m. and camp in the forest that night.
No experience in wildlife surveys is required. Register by 5 p.m., May 30. Visit their website for more details about the event, meeting locations and registration.