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CC Communications Surplus Equipment and Tools Auction

CC Communications - Auction of Surplus Equipment & Tools

Auction Date: October 19, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.


Viewing Dates:
October 18, 2018 8:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.
October 19, 2018 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Location:
CC Communications
(Check-in at SE corner of South Maine St. and Front St. Parking Lot)
Near 859 S. Maine St.
Fallon, NV 89406

Payment is due on the same day as the auction and items must be hauled away after payment. No partial payments accepted. All sales are final, with items sold in as-is condition.

Any questions please contact Jay Lingenfelter at 775-427-1254.

View the Surplus Items Flyer to view all items for auction.




Churchill County School District and the Fallon Youth Club Job Openings

Immediate Job Openings

Churchill County School District and the Fallon Youth Club have openings to support four, grant funded positions for the 21st Century After-School Program.

View the Job Openings flyer for more information.

To apply for Data Coordinator or Site Coordinator, please visit ChurchillCSD.com.

To apply contact Myndee Darcy at the Fallon Youth Club by phone at 775-423-6926 or email mdarcy@fallonyouthclub.com




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




Free Community Free Shots

Free Flu Shots

Banner Churchill Community Hospital

Free Community Free Shots

Wednesdays October 3 -24, 2018 | 5pm - 8pm

View the Free Community Flu Shots Flyer for more information.





Fallon Job Fair - Friday October 19, 2018

Fallon Job Fair

Friday, October 19, 2018 | 9am - 1pm

Fallon Convention Center

View the Fallon Job Fair flyer for more information.




William Pennington Life Center activities and menu for October 2018.

William N. Pennington Life Center


View the Activities Calendar for October, 2018

View the Monthly Menu for October, 2018




Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 2018

For more program information please contact our offices: DVI (775)423-1313 / FPST (775)423-6075

If you or someone you know is need of emergency assistance please call our crisis line: DVI (775)427-1500 / FPST (775)427-0985

View the Domestic Violence Awareness Month flyer for more information.




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



Wine Tasting at St. Patrick's Church in Fallon, Nevada

Date: Saturday | October 20, 2018

Time: 6 PM

Enjoy an evening of fun and conviviality with family, friends & acquaintances!

Cost: $25 per person (includes engraved wine glass)

For more information contact: St. Patrick's Church - (775) 423-2846.

View the St. Patrick's Wine Tasting flyer for more information.




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




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



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



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.




October 2018 events at the Churchill County Library

There are a whole host of things going on at your library for the entire family!

View the 'Churchill County Library Event Schedule for October 2018' flyer to find out more.




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.


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Two Weeks for 1 October Victims to Apply to the Nevada Victims of Crime Program
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