Humboldt County Community Calendar
Thursday, May 08, 2014 5:00 PM
Community Garden Kick-off Party
Fun time for all! At the Community Garden! May 10 3 - 6 p.m., come on over to the Garden Kick-Off Party! Live music, belly dance performance, taekwondo demo, watermelon eating contest, face painting and activity booths for kids, tour the garden or sign up for your own plot. Have fun at the raffle and silent auctions and don't miss out on the seedling, food and bake sales! Buy a special Mother's Day gift; house plants, herb kits, Garden cook books and hand crafted soaps available. Raffle tickets $1each or 6 for $5 to win $100 in meat from RLM Ranch. For more info or to buy raffle tickets in advance call 623-2333.
LaRena Smith Bengoa Run, Ride or Walk for the Cure
10 a.m. - Join the 12th annual LaRena Smith Bengoa Run, Ride or Walk for the Cure. LaRena Smith Bengoa was a Humboldt County school teacher who lost her battle with breast cancer on May 1, 2001. The local cancer support organization that bears her name distributes funds to victims of cancer in Winnemucca and Battle Mountain. The race will begin at 10 a.m. at French Ford Middle School in Winnemucca. Registration and packet pickup will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Participants may choose to walk, run or ride 1-, 3- and 5-mile courses. All ages are welcome. Registration fees are $25 for adults and phantom racers, $20 for senior citizens and team members, and $10 for children under 10. All participants receive a free t-shirt and goodie bag. A free continental breakfast will also be available. For more information, please call Amorita Maher at (541) 585-4072, Mary Bengoa at 635-8520 or Jeannie McRae at 623-4069. Information is also available at larenasrace.org.
Letter Carriers' Food Drive
The 22nd annual Letter Carriers' Food Drive is Saturday, May 10. Postal customers are asked to place a bag of nonperishable food by their mailbox before their letter carrier comes by on Saturday, May 10. They will pick it up and deliver it to a food-distribution charity within Humboldt County.
Library Book Club
Humboldt County Library Book Club meets the second Tuesday, May 13, at 7pm in the Nevada Room of the library. All readers welcome. May's selection is "Margot" by Jillian Cantor. This is an interesting twist on 'what-if' Anne Frank's sister Margot had survived Bergen-Belsen, taken a new ID and moved to the United States. A sensitive, well-designed read.
Alzheimer's Support Group
Winnemucca Alzheimer's Support Group meets the second Wednesday, May 14, at noon at Humboldt General Hospital in the Sarah Winnemucca room across from Admitting. All caregivers and guests welcome to share lunch and conversation.
Voter registration closes
Notice is hereby given that voter registration for the June 10, 2014 Primary Election will close on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Please contact the Humboldt County Clerk's Office at (775) 623-6343 or refer to the Clerk's Election Information posted at www.hcnv.us/clerk/clerk.htm for the specific requirements including residency time frames to register to vote for the upcoming election.
Lost and Found OA
An Overeaters meeting is held each Friday at Humboldt General Hospital in the Sara Winnemucca Room B from 6 - 7 p.m. For more information call (775) 445-9735.
Seventh Day Adventist Church
Each Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - Worship at the Winnemucca Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5130 Pallisade Dr. Bible study and children's Sabbath school at 9:30 a.m.; 11 a.m. worship hour.
Super Saturday Stories
10 a.m. - Come to the Humboldt County Library children's department for Super Saturday stories for all ages. For more information call 623-6388.
Each Saturday, 5 p.m. - Curious about D3 Church? We are a Bible-based, gospel-preaching, Christ-following group of people focused on spreading the news of Jesus throughout the city of Winnemucca and beyond. We are Disciples making Disciples who make Disciples. Come and worship with us at our next service at D3 Church, located at 403 Hanson Street (next to Curves). Leave your expectations at the door and come see what D3 is all about!
Lost and Found AA and NA Meeting
Lost and Found AA and NA meeting Mondays and Saturdays at Humboldt General Hospital in Sarah Winnemucca Room B from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. These meetings are open an non-smoking. Coffee and raffle at each meeting. With enough attendance hot dogs will be served. For more information call (410) 617-3629.
Saturday night LIFE
Each Saturday night from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. it's Saturday Night LIFE at newLIFE Christian Center. Come join us for Bible-based teaching and encouragement. Childrens ministry also provided. Youth ministry after service. 1350 Melarkey St. Contact Pastor Eric at 625-4300.
Worship at Grace Baptist Church
Each Sunday - Grace Baptist Church holds 10:30 a.m. Bible training and 11 a.m. morning worship. Join us in fellowship and edification. We sing the traditional hymns and preach God's word. Held int eh Veteran's Hall on Bengochea Circle in Sage Heights. Pastor Dave Schaaf, 625-1117.
Worship at Winnemucca United Methodist Church
Each Sunday - The United Methodist Church, 138 W. Winnemucca Blvd., invites everyone to adult and youth Sunday School each Sunday at 9 a.m., worship services at 10 a.m. Pre-k through sixth grade Sunday school the second and fourth Sunday at 11:30 a.m. For more information call 623-2814 during office hours, Monday - Friday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Worship at Word of Light Fellowship Assembly of God
Each Sunday - Sunday school 9:15 - 10:15 a.m. Sunday morning worship at 10:30 a.m. The chruch is located at 4505 E. Center St. For more information call Pastor Nathaniel Rhoads, 623-3322.
New Life Center Assembly of God
Each Sunday, 10 a.m. - Worship service at New Life Center Assembly of God Church, 36 N. Reservation Road., McDermitt. For more information call Pastor Bill Douglas at 304-3895.
Worship at Winnemucca Christian Fellowship
Each Sunday - Sunday school at 9:15 a.m.; worship service at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. For more information call Pastor Mark at 623-5431. The church is located at 4380 Grass Valley Rd.
Worship at Sonoma Baptist Church
Each Sunday, 10:15 a.m. - The Sonoma Baptist Church meets at 5970 Muddy Road (corner of Muddy Road and Grass Valley Road). Sunday School at 9 a.m. For more information call 623-3434.
Worship at First Baptist Church
Each Sunday at First Baptist Church, covern of Fifth Street and Garrison. Come join us in fellowship, where you are only a stranger once. Adult and children's Sunday schools at 9:45 a.m.; morning worship at 11 a.m. Evening worship at 6:30 p.m. For more information or bus service call 62-2085.
Worship at Lighthouse Baptist Church
Each Sunday at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 226 E. Fourth St. Sunday school for all ages at 10 a.m.; worship service for all ages at 11 a.m. For more information call 623-6786.
Worship at Christlife Family Ministries
Each Sunday - Christlife Family Ministries, formerly located at 16 E. Second St., will be temporarily relocated to the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5130 E. Palisade Dr. Service schedule: Youth services Sunday at 9:30 a.m.; Worship and Word at 10 a.m. Christlife Family Ministries is a non-denominational, spirit-filled loving body of believers desiring to be a reflection of the Christ who saves us and redeems us by his grace. For more information call Pastor Allen at 421-1699; Pastor Lee at 304-3430 or Pastor Daryl at (559) 269-5464.
Grass Valley Baptist Church
Every Sunday - Grass Valley Baptist Church holds Sunday School and worship beginning at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. All are welcome ot join us at 4150 W. Thomas Canyon Road. For more information call the office at 623-5714 or e-mail: email@example.com.
Worship at newLIFE Christian Center
Time of Reflection 10 - 11 a.m. Join us as we take time to reflect on how good God has been to us. NewLIFE Christian Center is located at 1350 Melarkey St. Contact Pastor Eric for more information at 625-4300.
Church of Christ
We are a Bible-centered, unified family of believers called to an ever-deepening relationship with Christ. We will pursue Christ through study, prayer and fellowship. For meeting time and location call Don at 304-8313 or 623-3135.
Located at 215 Aiken St., Calvary Chapel offers Sunday services at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., with Sunday school for individual age groups. Nursery for children up to age three. Come and study the word of God with us by chapter and verse. Call 623-5544 for more information or visit calvarychapel.org.
Each Sunday, 6 p.m. - The Winnemucca Ministerial Association sponsors a hot meal at the soup kitchen in the basement of the United Methodist Church on Winnemucca Blvd. All needy persons are welcome.
Want to stop drinking? We can help! Serenity Seekers AA Fellowship daily meetings at 530 Melarkey, Ste. 219. Call for meeting times (775) 621-8622. There is literature outside the Room 219 door as well.
Serenity Seekers in Espanol
Serenity Seekers AA meets at 506 W. Fourth St. En Espanol a las 6 p.m. Puede hablar a 621-8320.
Contact Food Bank of Northern Nevada for SNAP Benefits
The Food Bank of Northern Nevada has a toll-free number for help clients apply for SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps). Call (888) 304 SNAP weekdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Great Basin Offroaders
4x4 fun with the Great Basin Offroaders. Meet great people who enjoy family wheelin' in the great outdoors. All 4x4s welcome. Call Kevin Sauers at 625-1529 or Tim Lambert at 625-2996.
Local Special Olympics Chapter
This group is for children ages 8 - 22. The group bowls in the fall and does track in the spring. You do not need to be a student in the district to participate. Call Leslie Molina at 623-0935 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veterans Guest House available
The Reno Veterans Guest House is located at 880 Locust St. Accommodations and the comforts of home for US Military Service Veterans and their families during times of medical need. For more information visit them online at www.veteransguesthouse.org, or call (775) 324-6958.
Serenity Seekers AA
Want to stop drinking? We can help! Serenity Seekers AA Fellowship daily meetings at 530 Melarkey, Ste. 219. Call for meeting times, (775) 621-8622. There is literature outside the Room 219 door as well.
Church of the Good Shepherd Food Bank
The Church of the Good Shepherd Food Bank currently has donated food available for those in need. Pastor D.W. Hutson asks that you call ahead to pick up the items from the church, located at 16500 State Route 400 in Unionville. The church accepts food and clothing donations to give away to those in need. For more information call (775) 538-7570.
1st Way Pregnancy Center
1ST Way Pregnancy Center is located in the 3R Building at 630 Melarkey St. Free pregnancy tests, prenatal vitamins, confidential counseling and community referrals. Information on fetal alcohol spectrum disorder and smoking cessation programs. If you think you are pregnant, please do not use any alcohol or tobacco products. Staffed by dedicated volunteers. Supported by the local community. Pregnancy tests by appointment. Visit the Baby Boutique where all items are free of charge. Volunteers are always appreciated. Phone 625-BABY. The national crisis number is (800) 648-5683.
The Food Bank is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. The bank is located at 150 S. Bridge St. in Winnemucca.
Fallon Naval Sea Cadets
Fallon Naval Sea Cadets is a non- profit youth program designed to educate youth from ages 11-17 about the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. Education includes military bearing, marching, physical training, courtesy, responsibility, and much more. Many opportunities are available for advanced training. Meetings are one weekend a month at the Naval Air Station in Fallon. Volunteers, both ex-military and civilian are needed for instructors and chaperones. For information on joining the Cadets or to volunteer, please call (775) 761-6193.
Free resistance exercise class
Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 a.m. a resistance exercise class is held at the Humboldt County Senior Center. Resistance exercise is a program designed for seniors proven to increase balance and strength using weights. There is no beginning or advanced level. All equipment including the weights is provided. Come join our group for a fun and healthy hour of toning and strengthening. Sponsored by the Pleasant Center and RSVP.
Serenity Seekers AA in Español
Serenity Seekers AA meets at 506 W. Fourth St. En Español a las 6 p.m. Puede hablar a 621-8320.
RAA Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous
RAA Fellowshiop of Alcoholics Anonymous holds "Big Book Sunday" meetings at 2 p.m. each Sunday. Each Monday at 6:30 p.m. is the "12 Traditions" meeting. Both meetings held at 267 Pacific, off Hwy 95. For more information call 623-9371.
Adult Education Center at JOIN
Earn a GED or an Adult High School Diploma with an individualized study plan through JOIN, 705 E. Fourth St. Hours of operation: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday. Phone 623-6218 for an appointment.
Contact Food Bank of Northern Nevada for SNAP benefits
The Food Bank of Northern Nevada has a toll free number to help clients apply for SNAP benefits (formerly known as Food Stamps). The phone number is 1-888- 304-SNAP (7627) and will be operational from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Great Basin Offroaders
4x4 fun with the Great Basin Offroaders. Meet great people who enjoy family wheelin' in the great outdoors. All 4x4's welcome. If interested call Kevin Sauers at 625-1529 or Tim Lambert at 625-2996.