5k run and walk, along with a .5 mile fun run for the kids. Fundraiser for the families and students of Sparks Middle School. 775-353-5770| athleteinyou.com
Annual Cops & Burgers event. This fundraiser was started by Trooper Chuck Allen, now Sheriff Chuck Allen and it is to benefit the Special Olympics Northern Nevada. Come and have a great hamburgers cooked by the local law enforcement as well as, check out all the wonderful old cars at the show & shine car show. There will be fun to be had by all! We look forward to seeing you all there!
March for Babies is a fundraising event for the March of Dimes. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., walk begins at 9:00 a.m.
One, two or 3 wheels, all bikes are welcome! Bike rides on the river path and fun activities for the whole family. Decorate your bike, get a bite to eat. Have a swell time down by the river.
3rd annual Cinco de Mayo fiesta of Sparks NV. Hispanic heritage celebration at no cost to the community. Local musicians, artists, folklorico dress/dancers, ethnic cuisine and horse show. Opportunity to the local business to show their support to the Hispanic community.
The Reno Association for the Education of Young Children Walk for Children and Family Fun Day at the Sparks Marina is on May 2nd. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk kicks off at at 9:00 a.m. There will be children's activities, information booths, and entertainment following the walk.
Sparks, NV- The City of Sparks will celebrate Arbor Day on April 24, 2015, with a tree planting at Sparks City Hall, 431 Prater Way. Students from Lincoln Park Elementary School will take part in the ceremony scheduled for 10:30 a.m., which honors the 143rd anniversary of this special tree-planting day observed throughout the nation.
Arbor Day was first held in Nebraska on April 10, 1872 in celebration of the planting of one million trees in the state. The annual observance was created to promote better communities worldwide by supporting efforts to protect trees and woodlands. Arbor Day serves to encourage citizens to plant trees for the well-being of this and future generations.
Special thanks to Reno Green for the donation of a tree in memory of Mikey Trevino.
For more information, call (775) 353-7857.
Shamrock Shuffle 5K
Victorian Square – March 14
A St. Patrick's Day festive run for the entire family. 5k run and kids fun run. Green attire preferred.
For more information: http://ktmb.org/events/ktmbs-great-community-cleanup