2014 Third Quarter Update

As usual, the beginning of October has not let us down with gorgeous weather. But the recent snow in September was just silly! Oktoberfest is here, and I hope you celebrate it with fun in the sun and lots of autumn colors (the leaves are just starting to change as I write this and it’s 73 degrees). The local real estate market has been steady this year. We have experienced a 3rd quarter just above the 2nd quarter of 2014, in terms of the amount of units sold. There were a total of 70 sales (lots,... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of October 27-November 2, 2014

October 27 “Brain Physics” with Jesse Livezey The Lake Tahoe Community College Foundation’s Speaker Spotlight Series Lake Tahoe Community College 6:00pm-7:30pm, Free.  This event will explore what we know about how the brain processes sensory from vision to touch. He’ll also look at how the brain influences current algorithms that are used by social media outlets. For more info, visit www.ltcc.edu. October 29 Spooky Stories at the Zephyr Cove Library Zephyr Cove Library,... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of October 20-26, 2014

October 21 Free Barton Heath Wellness Lecture: Women’s Health Panel – For Women, By Women Lecture Lake Tahoe Community College 6:00pm-7:00pm, Free.  Learn how breast cancer and colon cancer affect women. Women’s health issues and screenings will also be discussed followed by a question and answer session. For more info, visit www.bartonhealth.org.   October 21 John Hindmarsh, local author and self-publisher presentation South Lake Tahoe  Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd 6:00pm, Free.  Learn... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of October 13-October 19, 2014

October 13 Boys & Girls Club of South Lake Tahoe Golf Classic Edgewood Golf Course, 100 Lake Parkway 9:00am, $225 per player. This fundraiser includes Awards/Appetizers, raffle prizes, no host bar, silent auction and a grand prize drawing. For more info, visit www.bgclt.org. October 14 Lake Tahoe Community College Coyote Soccer Games Lake Tahoe Community College, One College Dr 4:00pm, Soccer fever has hit the campus at Lake Tahoe Community College! The men’s and women’s intercollegiate... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of October 6-October 12, 2014

October 6 Open Mic Night Himmel Haus Tahoe, 3819 Saddle Rd 8:00pm sign up, 9:00pm start time. Come show off your talent at one of the biggest open mic nights in South Lake Tahoe. For more info, visit www.himmelhaustahoe.com or call 530-314-7665. October 8 33rd Annual Tahoe Rim Trail Association Meeting Heavenly Mountain’s Lake View Lodge 5:30pm, $30 for one, $55 for two people. This event includes a tram ride, appetizers silent auction and more. For more info, visit www.tahoerimtrail.org or... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of September 29-October 5, 2014

September 30 Sugar Pine Foundation Presentation: Did you know that Sugar Pines are the largest pines in the world? South Lake Tahoe Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd 5:30pm, Free. Come to this discussion of white pines and local forestry issues with Maria Mircheva, the Executive Director of the non profit Sugar Pine Foundation. There will be a video of their work climbing trees to collect seeds and you can examine their giant slingshot first hand.  For more info, visit www.engagedpatrons.org or... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of September 22-September 28, 2014

September 24 Barton Foundation Signature Cocktail Contest Riva Grill, 900 Ski Run Blvd 5:30pm-8:00pm, $35 if purchased in advance and $40 if purchased at the door. This fundraiser features some of Lake Tahoe’s best bartenders whipping up delicious concoctions. There will be live music and appetizers. For more information, visit www.festivaloftreeslaketahoe.org or call 530-543-5909 September 25 Kiwanis Club of Tahoe Sierra’s SeptOberfest Mont Bleu Resort Casino and Spa 5:00pm-10:00pm,... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of September 8-September 14, 2014

September 9-10 America’s Got Talent Viewing Party & Drawing Harrah’s Lake Tahoe Held at the center stage, the Finale viewing parties give you a chance to win a trip to Vegas to watch the finale of NBC’s top-rated summer series, America’s Got Talent. During each viewing party, one lucky person will win a trip to Las Vegas to see the show’s winner perform live! For more info, visit www.tahoesouth.com or call 775-588-6611. September 11-13 Tahoe Outdoor Yoga Weekend Fallen... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of September 1-September 7, 2014

September 1 “Heavenly Village Days on Labor Day” Car Show Heavenly Village Open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles.  Sidewalk sale, trophies, poker run, $40 package/$25 per day.  Brought to you by Good Samaritans Safe Ride.  For more info, visit www.goodsamsaferide.com or call 530-541-7300. September 3 The Essentials of Great Wildflower Photography South Lake Tahoe Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd 6:00pm, Free. Come join Roger Rosenberger and learn the essentials of great wildflower... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of August 25-August 31 , 2014

August 27 Pints and Paddles with Ike & Martin on the M.S. Dixie Zephyr Cove Resort, 760 U.S. 50 5:30pm-7:00pm, $15 in advance, $20 at ticket booth. Enjoy dinner, drinks and live acoustic from Best of Tahoe Band Ike & Martin. For more info, visit www.zephyrcove.com or call 775-588-4901.   August 29 Beach Party Dance with the Tahoe Dance Band Heavenly California Main Lodge, 3860 Saddle Rd 7:30pm-10:00pm, $10 per person, $5 2 and under. Come join in on the fun with live music, door prizes,... Read more »