The Lou Mendive PTA would like to invite you to support Mendive Middle School by racing in our 1st Annual Turkey Trot 1.5K Fun Run or 5K Race. Register online at runsignup.com/Race/NV/Sparks/MendivePTATurkeyTrot. For more information and registration forms, please contact The Mendive PTA at email@example.com.
Sparks Fire Department 26th Annual Pancake Breakfast/Open House & 1st Alarm 5K Walk/Run
- Please join the Sparks Fire Department for a delicious pancake breakfast and fun-filled open house as we kick off National Fire Prevention Week, Saturday October 3. Drop by the main fire station between 08:00 am and 12:00 noon for pancakes, ham, eggs, juice, milk, and coffee served by our own city leaders and firefighters, for the low cost of only $5 for adults and $2 for children and seniors.
- An array of events will include a Live Kitchen Fire Demonstration, "Jaws of Life" Vehicle Extrication, Kids Fire Safety Puppet Show, Tours of the Fire Station, Raffle, and Static Displays.
- Parking for the event will be located at the west Nugget parking lot off of Victorian Plaza Circle. Free shuttle service will be provided by the Boys and Girls Club of Northern Nevada - Look for their suttle bus.
For running advocates, please join our 2nd Annual 1st Alarm 5K Walk/Run prior to the Pancake Breakfast. Registration begins at 6:30 am in the west Nugget parking lot and the Walk/Run promptly begins at 7:30am. The cost is $35, which includes the walk/run and a ticket to the Pancake Breakfast. The 2015 1st Alarm Walk/Run is in memory of Michael Hallenbeck. You can also pre-register at http://www.active.com/sparks-nv/running/distance-running-races/2nd-annual-first-alarm-5k-run-walk-2015
Swing your club for a good cause at the Sparks Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament, happening October 23, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Resort at Red Hawk on The Lakes Course. The entry fee is $100 per player. Hole sponsorships with signage are also available for $100 each.
Now in its 13th year, the Mayor's Cup features a four-person scramble format and plenty of fun with hole-in-one prizes and contests for closest to the hole and longest drive. Lunch and awards will follow play. Proceeds from this annual event benefit at-risk youth in the community who have limited access to recreational programs due to financial hardships.
Registration for the Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament ends October 19. You can download the entry form here.
For more information, call (775) 353-7857 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Resort at Red Hawk is located at 6600 N. Wingfield Parkway in Sparks.
The Best Buddies Nevada Friendship Walk was designed to create awareness, inclusion and friendships for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in our Northern Nevada community. Details: www.bestbuddiesnevada.org or (775) 829-2268.
This year marks the 19th annual youth fastpitch Triple Crown World Series. In 2014, 211 teams participated in the 16U/18U World Series-San Diego, CA. We anticipate 140 teams in the 2015 World Series- Sparks & Reno, NV. Teams participating in the World Series come form almost every state West of Colorado.
The TC/USA Nationals debuted in 2012 in grand style with 60 teams. New York City played host to the inaugural gathering of the nation's top fastpitch teams (based on the TC National Softball Rankings).