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Downtown Christmas - Fallon, Nevada

A Downtown Christmas

Fallon City Hall Open House | Christmas Tree Lighting | Christmas Festivities

View the Downtown Christmas Flyer for more information.




Community Dicussion Rural Children's Mental Health

Community Discussion Rural Children's Mental Health

The Rural Children’s Mental Health Consortium would like to invite you to participate in a Community Discussion regarding a holistic approach to Children’s Behavioral Health in Rural Nevada.




The Homestead - Food Drive and Toys for Tots

The Homestead - Food Drive & Toys For Tots

The Homestead is a drop-off spot for Toys for Tots and the Annual Food Drive again this year!

View the Annual Food Drive Flyer for more information.

View the Toys For Tots Flyer for more information.




Medicaid Transportation

Non-Emergency Medicaid Transportation Townhall

Nevada Medicaid Will Be In Your Area

Nevada Medicaid will be hosting town halls throughout Nevada to seek input on the needs and potential barriers with using Medicaid’s transportation services. Community participation is appreciated as the information received will be used to develop the request for proposal. All Nevada Medicaid recipients, providers and community partners are invited.




William Pennington Life Center activities and menu for October 2018.

William N. Pennington Life Center


View the Activities Calendar for November, 2018

View the Monthly Menu for November, 2018

View the Upcoming Events Flyer for information about our special events in November.




Take the NDOT Survery for better traffic

Tired of waiting in traffic on I-80

Take the survey at the link below by November 30 and help NDOT find solutions to your everyday traffic worries

surveymonkey.com/r/TahoeRenoCommuterSurvey

View the NDOT Transit Plan flyer for more information.




CART offers transporation to Reno, Nevada service on Tuesdays and Thursday

Churchill Area Regional Transportation

Churchill Area Regional Transportation is pleased to announce that beginning November 1st we will be able to transport clients to Reno twice a week. The days operation will be Tuesday and Thursday. We have increased our hours of operation, to be able to give more availabilty to our clients.

For more information and full details please call the Reno Transportation Shuttle at 867-4498




Call for Food Donations  

Call for Food Donations

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada is currently very low on food. Please donate non-perishable food items today!

The pantries are listed below:

  • Out of Egypt — 1075 Taylor Place
  • New Frontier Treatment Center — 1490 Grimes St
  • Epworth United Methodist Church — 280 E. Stillwater Ave

Our community partner at JustServe.org! Has added a link about this food donation request on their website. You may access the request via this link:
JustServe — Pantry Donations Request




Amazon Smile  

Support the Coalition for Senior Citizens with Amazon Smile

It’s easy to sign up and donate to your favorite charity while you shop with Amazon Smile.

To support the Coalition for Senior Citizens/William N. Pennington Life Center with each order you place click here for information about Amazon Smile.




Become an in-home tutor for English as a second language today

BECOME AN ESL VOLUNTEER TODAY!!! MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY

For more information contact ESL In-Home Program of Northern Nevada

Please call the 775-888-202 for more information.

View the ESL In-Home Program of Northern Nevada flyer for more information.

Website:www.eslinhome.org

Email ESL



Out of Egypt Food Pantry in Fallon, Nevada  

Out of Egypt Food Pantry

Food Distribution takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays with sign ups at 9:30 am

The Out of Egypt Food Pantry is located at 1075 Taylor Place - Fallon, NV




Business Resource & Workforce Development Center @ the Library  

Business Resource & Workforce Development Center @ the Library

Are you thinking about starting a business? Need help choosing a career path? Want to hone a computer skill? We can help! The Business Resource & Workforce Development Center provides online resources and information for starting a business, building a business, career opportunities, and workforce development training opportunities. Included are databases, books, marketing materials, statistical and demographical information, links to local resources, and much more. It can be accessed 24/7 through the library website.

Visit the Business Resource & Workforce Development Center

Contact: Carol Lloyd, Director
celloyd@churchillcountylibrary.org
553 South Maine Street
Fallon, Nevada 89406
775-423-7581



XR Libraries  

Lynda.com @ the Library

New at the library! Lynda.com has thousands of in-depth, self-paced classes and tutorials so you can learn software, business skills, marketing, IT, web design, photography, and much more to achieve your personal and professional goals! All you need is a Churchill County Library card.

Contact: Carol Lloyd, Director celloyd@churchillcountylibrary.org 553 South Maine Street
Fallon, Nevada 89406
775-423-7581



Kanopy - Thoughtful Entertainment with your library

Streaming Video @ the Library

Classic cinema, indie films, and top documentaries are available to stream from the library website. Streaming video is available 24/7 through the Kanopy link with a Churchill County Library card. Don’t have a card? Stop by the library to get yours today. Library cards are free and provide access to a wealth of information and services that educate, entertain, and enrich the community.




XR Libraries  

XR Libraries at the Churchill County Library

Nine public libraries will launch a pilot program installing virtual, augmented and mixed reality experiences on Monday August 6. Two school libraries will start up after Labor Day. The three types of experiences are collectively known as extended reality or XR.

View the XR Libraries flyer for more information.

Contact: Carol Lloyd, Director celloyd@churchillcountylibrary.org 553 South Maine Street
Fallon, Nevada 89406
775-423-7581



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Nevada News

Sandoval Congratulates Governor-Elect
CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval this morning issued the following statement after Steve Sisolak was elected as Nevada’s 31st Governor:
Public Invited to The Unveiling of Governor Sandoval’s Official Portrait
CARSON CITY, NV – The public is invited to the unveiling of Governor Sandoval’s official portrait Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in the Old Assembly Chambers of the Capitol Building.
Sandoval Appoints CJ Manthe to PUC; Bruce Breslow to Retire

Sandoval Appoints CJ Manthe to PUC; Bruce Breslow to Retire 2018-10-05 CARSON CITY, NV 1 Governor Brian Sandoval announced today that he has appointed CJ Manthe to the Public Utilities Commission (PUC). Manthe will take the seat of current Commissioner Bruce Breslow who is retiring

Sandoval Statement on Unemployment Insurance Rate Decrease Recommendation
CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today made the following statement after the state’s Employment Security Council met and recommended a decrease in the unemployment insurance rate paid by employers in Nevada:
Sandoval Encourages All Nevadans To Wear Vegas Strong On 1 October
CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today is encouraging state employees and all Nevadans to wear Vegas Strong clothing on 1 October, in honor and remembrance of the victims and survivors of the 1 October events nearly a year ago.