Aug. 23

Free Blood Pressure Clinic

10:30 a.m. - Representatives from EMS Rescue will be a the Winnemucca Senior Center, 1480 Lay St., to perform free blood pressure checks.

Aug. 23-25

Friends of Nevada Wilderness Fence Removal: Mullinix Creek Santa Rosa Range-north of Winnemucca

Help remove old fence from the Mullinix Creek area of the Santa Rosa Range. Contact Renee at or call the office at (775) 324-7667 for more information.

Aug. 24

Rummage Sale to benefit GV VFD

8 a.m. - 3 p.m. - The Grass Valley Community Center will hold a rummage sale to benefit the GV Volunteer Fire Department. Have something to donate? Drop off days are Aug. 17, 19, 20 and 22 from 2 - 4 p.m. Individual spaces available for private sales at $10 each. OHV VIN inspections provided on -site by the Pershing County Sheriff's Department from noon - 4 p.m. For more information, to schedule a drop-off or to reserve a space to sell your items, call the Grass Valley Advisory Board at 625-1908 or Marge Workman at 623-3078.

Pool hours changing

Sage Heights pool will close for the season beginning Saturday, Aug. 24. New fall/winter hours will take effect Monday, Aug. 26 at Memorial Pool. Call 623-4362 or 623-6325 for additional information.

Aug. 25

Paradise Valley Community Breakfast

7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. - Come to beautiful Paradise Valley for breakfast! The Community Hall is the place to find a delicious breakfast - eggs any style, hash browns, bacon, sausage, pancakes, orange juice and coffee, all for just $8 per adult.

Kilpatrick concert at Word of Light

Musician Bob Kilpatrick will perform at Word of Light Fellowship beginning at 10:30 a.m. Don't miss his world-renowned music ministry. The church is located at 4505 E. Center St. For more information call Pastor Nathaniel Rhoads, 623-3322.

Aug. 26

Fall/Winter hours for Memorial Pool

Fall/Winter hours for Bode Howard Memorial Pool take effect Monday, Aug. 28. Monday, Wednesday and Friday: lap swim from 5:30 - 7 a.m.; Aquacize 8 - 9 a.m.; lap swim noon - 1 p.m.; lap swim 5 - 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday: lap swim 5:30 - 7 a.m.; lap swim noon - 1 p.m.; public swim 5 - 7 p.m.; Saturdays: public swim noon - 3 p.m.; closed Sundays.

Aug. 28

Child Find

Humboldt County School District will be conducting a Child Find screening on Wednesday, Aug. 28. Children ages 3 - 5 who are not yet in Kindergarten are eligible to attend. If you suspect your child of having delays in speech, language, cognitive or social skills you are encouraged to call the Special Programs Department at 623-8128 to make an appointment.

Sept. 2

Golconda School open house

Come to the restored Golconda School, Community Hall and Museum for an open house on Sept. 2 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information call (775) 635-8305