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Thanksgiving Dinner in Truckee: Great Options for Pick Up or Dining Out

Thanksgiving Dinner in Truckee: Great Options for Pick Up or Dining Out

Thanksgiving is all about gratitude and spending time with family and friends. Oh, yes – and turkey and pumpkin pie. If you’d be more grateful if you don’t have to cook, don’t worry, there are plenty of options.

Pick Up and Dine at Home

Let the chefs cook for you: You can customize whether to order all or part of your meals when you order ahead from two terrific options: Truckee Food Shop and Kitchen Collab.

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Help TTUSD Students Explore Career Paths: Mentors Needed for Junior Career Fair

Help TTUSD Students Explore Career Paths: Mentors Needed for Junior Career Fair

TTUSD is seeking local volunteers for their annual Junior Career Fair on Nov. 25, 2019. The Junior Career Fair is an annual event where TTUSD 11th grade students explore careers of interest. They are looking for businesses in the following fields:

  • Veterinary
  • Film
  • Excavation, Landscaping, Ducting
  • Small Business
  • Real Estate
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Electrical –

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KidZone Museum Inspires Learning Through Creative Play and Discovery

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KidZone Museum Inspires Learning Through Creative Play and Discovery

Truckee KidZone Children's Museum

KidZone Museum inspires learning through creative play and discovery. As a non-profit and Truckee-Tahoe’s only children’s museum, KidZone Museum strives to create a welcoming space where all families can play, discover and connect.

They offer a custom-designed, interactive Exhibit where children can immerse themselves in imaginary play; a jungle-themed science room with hands-on items for learning, seasonal insects and our Wentzscope – a special microscope specifically designed for little ones to use;

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150th Anniversary Events of the Truckee Transcontinental Railroad

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150th Anniversary Events of the Truckee Transcontinental Railroad

150 Year Truckee Donner Railroad Celebration

150 years ago, on May 10, 1869, the Transcontinental Railroad was completed, forever changing the landscape of the Truckee-Donner Summit area. This sesquicentennial of the Transcontinental Railroad marks the spanning of the continent with rails and a revolution to this area and the country. The railroad brought both freight and travelers to Truckee, helped create our local lumber and ice industries, and brought writers and artists to capture the beauty of the area.

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Google Workshop – How to Drive Business Growth Using Data

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Google Workshop – How to Drive Business Growth Using Data

Knowledge Bites Google Workshop

Are you looking to learn how to drive business growth using data? For the September 20th, 2018 Knowledge Bites, Google National Trainer, Corissa Saint Laurent presented to local Truckee Businesses teaching them how to do this.

How do you know what insights and data you should be focusing on as a business owner? Where are the tools and resources to help you accomplish your goals?

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Avoid Vacation Rental Scams

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Avoid Vacation Rental Scams

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Tourism is in full swing. Unfortunately, the increased demand for rental properties is often associated with an increase in criminals taking advantage of unsuspecting victims. Given this tendency, Truckee PD is here to help you enjoy your stay without becoming the victim of a Vacation Rental Scam.

The Vacation Rental Scam generally begins by a suspect searching the internet for legitimate houses for rent or sale.

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Big Life Artist – Arts In Wellness Susie Alexander

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Big Life Artist – Arts In Wellness Susie Alexander

Arts in Wellness Susie Alexander

As director of Arts In Wellness, Susie Alexander is on a mission to connect individuals to their creative spirit by developing Creative groups.  Susie has also been a professional artist for thirty years and practices permacultural principles in her lifestyle. These principles have greatly influenced her recent work by offering a visual dimension to environmental ecology.

Susie was born and raised in Europe and moved to the US when she was 16.

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Big Life Artist – Truckee Roundhouse

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Big Life Artist – Truckee Roundhouse

Truckee Roundhouse Makerspaace

Truckee Roundhouse is Truckee-North Tahoe’s makerspace. The Roundhouse is a non-profit makerspace that supports the teaching, learning, and practicing of a wide variety of crafts, skills, technologies, and arts in the Truckee-Tahoe community. They have five shops: Wood, Metal, Ceramics, Technology, and Textiles, with many state-of-the-art tools to help you take your projects to the next level. Come learn at the Roundhouse! Their list of classes keeps growing.

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Big Life Artist – Arts For The Schools

Big Life Artist – Arts For The Schools

Filling the Gap to Keep the Arts in Schools

Big Life Artist of the Week – Arts For The Schools is a bi-state 501 (c)3 non-profit that fundamentally believes that access and exposure to the arts is essential for all. Arts For The Schools fills the gaps in visual and performing arts education for more than 10,000 children at K-12 schools AND provides access to artistic excellence for the public.

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2018 – 2019 Official Truckee Visitors Guide

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2018 – 2019 Official Truckee Visitors Guide

Truckee Visitors Guide Summer Fall 2018

Explore everything that Truckee has to offer with the 2018 – 2019 Official Truckee Visitors Guide! Learn about Truckee’s annual fun events. See our list of many fun hiking and biking trails. Read our guide to local craft beer plus where to dine! Discover why the stars shine brighter in Truckee. Check out the 20-mile Museum, Donner Memorial Bridge, and richen your historic knowledge along the scenic and breathtaking Old California Highway 40.

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