If you can’t wait for some springtime fun, then this March calendar of events in Reno and Sparks has the perfect solution for you. From St. Patrick’s Day festivities to meditation workshops to tiger talks—yes, real-life tigers—there’s an event for everyone. Here’s why the community is buzzing, and so are we.

March calendar of events in Reno and Sparks

Fit And Strong At Home Virtual Workshop

  • When: 9-10:30 a.m., Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays; March 1, 2021-April 28, 2021
  • Where: Virtual (Zoom) from Renown Health
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Exercise safely and develop healthy habits with the Fit and Strong at Home Virtual Workshop. This eight-week course consists of a multiple-component exercise program specialized for arthritis…

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The spring real estate buying season looks a lot different this year than we expected. But, the good news is people are still buying and selling real estate. In March, Reno/Sparks REALTORS sold 505 homes, which was a 10.75% increase from February, and a 10.26% increase from March 2019. Read more about the Reno/Sparks real estate market here.

We realize that for some, buying or selling a home is not something they can put on hold until this is over. If you're going to sell your home, this may be a great time to do so as you'll have less competition as more homeowners are postponing listing their homes. If you're planning on buying property, this is still a great time to take advantage of historically low interest rates. 

One of the main concerns…

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Recycling, Symbol, Logo, Green, Eco, EcologyRecycling is a simple way to make a difference every day. Estimates from the EPA say that every person generates about 1.5 pounds of recyclable materials daily and every year 22 million tons of household recyclables go to landfills, become litter, and pollute water.

In 1991 Nevada passed legislation that encouraged recycling with goals that at least 25% of everything we throw away is diverted away from the landfill. In addition to commonly recycled items like cans and paper, this also includes other items like old appliances, light bulbs, and tires, among much more. According to the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, "as of 2017, Douglas County had the highest rate of recycling at 51.6%, Carson City in second at 26.7%, and Washoe County in a…

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I am always looking to stay fit.  In fact being healthy is at the core of my sense of being happy.   I love the feeling of long days hard work outside and at the end of the day feeling tired not because simply I worked but also that I worked out.   Two new facilities have opened in our town and I have enjoyed using both of them.

1) Orange Theory Fitness-  I love the concept!  Small group personal training combined with leading edge technology makes for a fantastic workout.   This is a franchise that is owned locally by a couple that has done a tremendous job hiring great trainers and front desk personnel.   The studio is clean and orange!   What I love is simply I show up and do not have to do much more other than participate and I get a fantastic work…

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