Congratulations to the Reno Ski and Recreation Club for2015:
2nd Place award - For Outstanding Ski Club in the Far West Association
1st Place award - For Outstanding Website in the Far West Association (There are LOTS of clubs competing for these awards!!)
Plenty of action is what we're all about,
since 1979! Besides skiing, If you enjoy camping, cycling, water-
skiing, hiking, backpacking, tennis, theatre, concerts, house-boating,
dining, parties, festivals, banquets, or mixers then check us out (Click Here).
New members are joining every month, while
others still find good reason to stay with us since the beginning! Novice or expert,
we’ve got the activities, events, & discounts, with parties and friends to go
with it. If you’re active or want to be active, if
you’re single or a couple , if you want to meet quality friends, or if you want
to be involved to make a difference, then we look forward to meeting you.
Did you know you can locate "Anyone" in the club by entering "Members Only"?
Did you know you can download reports of the Club members?
Did you know you can get to past issues of the Newsletter?
Did you know you get Special Messages of Activities & Notices?
Group messaging is HERE !!
Find out who's skiing Squaw, Alpine, Heavenly, etc
Find out who's playing Golf, Tennis, Mountain/Road Biking
Find out who's Hiking, Motorcycling, Camping this week
Wanna find out about Super DEALS? - Online & Local deals
But to get to any of this, you MUST be a Member and log into Members Only section
It's Easy, Just click the button above/below and sign up.
Do you help with your Taxes or Accounting?
Do you need help with your PC?
How about help finding a new home?
Do you need to remodel your home? or need financial help?
Did you know we have members who own businesses? Many of these businesses have been in Reno for many years and you ski, hike, bike, golf, etc and party and go to dinner parties with them.
These are your friends and neighbors who you can Trust and refer to each other.
Now thru this Club Website, you can contact them directly and it helps them and helps you to have someone you can Trust.
to see who they are. Keep looking here to see all our members who own businesses. This list will continue to grow as more of our members get on the List.
Business Owners, if you would like to get on this list, contact the club Webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MONTHLY CLUB MEETINGS:
Just drop in at our General Meetings (we don't bite), held on the2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm (5:30 mixer) at Lily's Family Restaurant in South Reno (Click Here).. Their address is 2325 Kietzke Lane (near the Reno Costco).
It’s informal with
announcements, guest speakers, and socializing. Or, drop in at our weekly "TGIF" mixers held Fridays at various
restaurant lounges around town. People usually start arriving from 5:30 to
6:30, and it winds down around 8:30 to 9:00. (Click here, for
locations of mixers, and for the Summer General Meetings which are held in a local park).
GETTING CONNECTED: Receive our monthly newsletter with
your annual membership.
The newsletter is a GOOD source of activities happening with the club,
also available here in the "Members Only" section.
Hello, I have taken the position of "Sunshine Person" (lady) if you chose. My job will be to let you know that our Ski and Rec club is here to acknowledged events that happen in our personal life. These events aren't meant to be noisy, but to let one know that we are here to care. Good,bad,sad, happy moments. So should you want to share, feel free to email, call and let me know how I can be there to acknowledge the event, with a card, from the club. Any suggestion are all ways welcome.
Looking forward to your messages....
As ever, Maria Duran
Town of Vail to Ban Marijuana:Vail’stemporary ban on retail marijuana could become permanent very soon.Although legalized in the state of Colorado , towns and counties are allowed to impose their own bans.In the Vail Valley , retail operations were allowed in Eagle County and the town of Eagle , but the Vail Town Council has never permitted recreational sales.The Vail town council passed an extension of a 2014 moratorium banning pot shops, and will now consider a permanent ban.
Telluride Ski Resort Buys the Peaks Resort & Spa:Telluride Golf & Skihas announced that it will take over the ski-in/ski-outPeaks Resort and Spa.The Peaks features 177 rooms and is known for their 42,000 square foot spa, indoor and outdoor pools and plenty of meeting space.The purchase will fulfill the demand for Telluride to book larger events, using the Peaks conference facilities.This comes at a great time with Far West running their annual Ski Week to Telluride in January, 2016.
Future of Whitefish Mountain’s Jesus Statue:This iconic 6-foot statue of Jesus, atWhitefish Mountain Resort, may be heading to a new home.An atheists group has asked that it be removed from the U.S. Forest Service property.The statue, erected in 1954 by The Knights of Columbus, was to memorialize soldiers who died while fighting during the Second World War.
FenwayParkto Host a Snowboarding Competition:One of the country’s most popular and widely known baseball stadium, may be getting a radical makeover this winter.Fenway Sports Managementand theU.S. Ski & Snowboard Associationare working on putting together a competition, complete with a 100-foot ramp.“Our intentions are to stage the biggest and best big-air competition in the history of the sport at Fenway Park ”, said Michael Jaquet , US Ski & Snowboard Executive.We’ll wait and see what happens next winter.
Purgatory is Purgatory Once Again:The southern Colorado ski area ofPurgatory, which has been know as “Durango Mountain Resort” for the past decade, has a new owner.Local businessman, James Coleman, is the resort’s new owner, and he is changing the ski areas’ title back to it’s original name ofPurgatory.The resort will be celebrating their 50thseason in 2016.