Events to attend this Yuletide season
CCMS Craft Fair
The Churchill County Middle School Craft Fair is Dec. 2 from 6-9 p.m. and Dec. 3 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Entry fee is $1. The fair will be held at 650 S. Maine St. Over 40 vendors and over 40 raffle prizes. Raffle tickets $1 each or 6 for $5.
Come support your local crafters and CCMS.
Homestead food drive
The Homestead is conducting a Food Drive for the recipients of the Senior Center’s Meals on Wheels program. Donations will be collected through Dec. 15
Please bring non-perishable, canned or boxed food, to The Homestead, 365 West A St.
Senior Center fundraiser
A Christmas holiday breakfast, bake sale, craft bazaar and LuLaRoe Clothing Fashion Boutique Event will be held at the Senior Center, 310 E. Court St. on Dec. 3.
Breakfast served from 7:30-10 a.m. for $6 per person. Bazaar, bake sale, and boutique open until 2 pm. Tables for local community Vendors and Crafters to sell their products are available for $25 space fee.
If you make crafts and would like to donate for Senior Center for us to sell ,please drop off by Dec. 1. Sign up now. Call 775-423-7096
Library wreath & centerpiece
Create a holiday wreath or centerpiece to donate to the library where it will be sold at silent auction. Donors may choose any theme or color scheme and
can be based on the type of business you conduct, a favorite hobby, or whatever strikes your fancy.
Please deliver your wreath or centerpiece to the library through Dec. 7.
All wreaths will be sold in a silent auction with bidding closing at 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 7.
This fundraiser and event is sponsored by the Churchill Library Association. Proceeds benefit the Churchill County Library community through programs and event.
Berney Realty is doing their annual Pajama Drive. Pjs are donated to the local CASA closet for children.
Donate new pajamas, underwear and socks for children ages newborn-18 years of age by Dec. 18.
Drop donations off at Berney Realty, 290 W. Williams Ave.
Holiday food competition
First responders of Churchill County Holiday Food Competition is Dec. 3 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at Walmart. Donate any food item to the agency of your choice. The agency that receives the most food wins. Food will be donated to the Out of Egypt Food Pantry.
Among the participating agencies are Banner Churchill EMS, Fallon Police Department, Churchill County Sheriff Department, Nevada Highway Patrol and Fallon/Churchill Volunteer Fire Department.
CC Democrats holiday party
The Churchill County Democrats will hold their annual holiday party on Dec. 3, in place of their regular December meeting. For more information on the location and what to bring, call 867-4229.
Track & field Christmas trees
The Churchill County High School Track and Field Team will be holding its 15th annual Christmas tree fundraiser on December 3-4 in front of Louie’s Home Center.
Sales start at 11 a.m. on Saturday. As always, the team will be selling fresh cut Douglas and noble firs from Oregon. Trees generally sell out the first weekend so don’t wait and miss out!
Pay library fine with food
Return your overdue library items through Dec. 2 and pay your fine with non-perishable food. Bring one food item for each overdue library item. All food will be donated to the Out of Egypt Food Pantry.
Lights of Christmas
The Fallon Lights of Christmas Live decorated tree auction and craft vendors is Dec. 3., starting at 10 a.m.
The auction starts at 6 p.m. Entertainment and Santa Claus will be there.. One or two nonperishables is the entrance fee Heritage / Hutchings arena , 1001 Scheckler Cut-off , 775-276-0421 or 775-315-6571.
The Lahontan Valley Choir is having its Christmas Concert on Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Wolf Center behind Epworth United Methodist Church. Bring canned food items for the food pantry.
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Come celebrate the holiday season with us! Tour six homes in the Fallon area on Dec. 10 from 2-8 p.m. and get in the holiday spirit as you explore these beautiful homes.
All proceeds from this fundraiser benefit a safe and sober graduation party for our Fallon high school seniors.
Tickets are $20 each and 65 and older are $15 each. You can purchase tickets from the following businesses: Blessings in a Bucket, His Inspirations, Jeff’s Copy Express, Just Country Friends and Workman’s Farm and Crafts
An extra bonus this year is a chance to win a fully decorated 7-foot tree. Raffle tickets sold at homeowners house the day of the tour.
Please join the Sagebrush Sisters for their Fine Art and Craft Boutique, Dec. 2 from 3-8 p.m. and Dec. 3 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Old Post Office.
New vendors and AAUW Candy Ladies will be there. Live entertainment. Free admission. For information, call 775-427-5079.
The United Methodist Women are holding their annual Christmas Bazaar on Dec. 3 from 9 a.m – 3 p.m., at the Methodist Church, 280 E. Stillwater Avenue, Fallon. All are welcome.
Fernley Hometown Christmas
Fernley HomeTown Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Celebration is Dec. 10.
Parade starts at 4 p.m. with Coca with a Cop and tree lighting after parade at the train depot.
Registration starts at 2:30 p.m. at Chamber Office. There is no pre-registration.
Out of Egypt Craft Fair
Christmas Craft Fair at the Out of Egypt Bazaar. Canned Food Drive & Raffle, 1075 Taylor Place.
Free Admission. Enjoy family fun, food, shopping and entertainment. Dec. 9-10. Friday from 12-5p .m. and Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Donors will receive 5 raffle entries for each can donated (up to 25 tickets). Tickets can also be purchased 6/$5, 15/$10 & 35/$20.
All proceeds benefit the Out of Egypt Food Pantry & Compassion Center.
Call 775-217-0507 for more info.
Library holiday celebration
Join us Dec. 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for the Holiday Celebration. Local writers will read their work from 5:30-6 p.m..
A Holiday Sing-a-Long featuring Byron Sorensen begins at 6 p.m. The Centerpiece and Wreath Silent Auction closes at 6:30 p.m.Refreshments will be served. Each child will receive a book to keep.
This fundraiser and event is sponsored by the Churchill Library Association. Proceeds benefit the Churchill County Library community through programs and events.
The library is located at 553 South Maine Street and http://www.churchillcountylibrary.org.