First Nation’s Focus January 2018: Calendar of Events
January 17, 2018
RENO, Nev. — Below is a list of ongoing and upcoming events, as published in the January 2018 edition of First Nation's Focus, for a timeframe of Jan. 17 to Feb. 20.
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Diabetes Support Group/Cooking Demonstration — noon to 1:30 p.m., 2nd/4th Mondays of the month, Nevada Urban Indians, 6512 S. McCarran Blvd., Suite A, Reno.
Chair Yoga— 11 a.m. to noon, 2nd/4th Mondays of the month, Nevada Urban Indians, 6512 S. McCarran Blvd., Suite A, Reno.
Paiute Language Class — 6-8 p.m., Tuesdays, Wadsworth Community Building, 320 Pyramid St., Wadsworth.
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Yoga — 12:10-12:50 p.m., Tuesdays, Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Tribal Health Clinic, 1715 Kuenzli St., Reno.
Substance Abuse Support Group —6-7 p.m., Tuesdays, Sumunumu Resource Center, 460 W. Main St., Fernley.
Recovery From Abuse Support Circle — 10:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, for women only, Nevada Urban Indians, 6512 S. McCarran Blvd., Suite A, Reno.
Zumba Fitness Class — 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Nevada Urban Indians, 6512 S. McCarran Blvd., Suite A, Reno.
Line Dancing — 5:15-6:15 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Tribal Health Clinic, 1715 Kuenzli St., Reno.
Women's Circle Craft Night and Potluck — 5-6:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Victim Services Program Women's Advisory Committee — 5-6:30 p.m., second Wednesday of the month, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Scrapbooking for Beginners — 5-6:30 p.m., first Wednesday of the month, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Teen Dating Violence Support Group — 5:45-6:30 p.m., third Wednesday of the month, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Yoga — The Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe holds classes weekly on Wednesday, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Weekly Teen Parenting Class — 6-7:30 p.m., Thursdays, Sumunumu Resource Center, 460 W. Main St., Fernley.
Yoga Class — 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, Nevada Urban Indians, 6512 S. McCarran Blvd., Suite A, Reno.
Nuumu Yadoha Language Classes — 5:30-6:30 p.m., Thursdays. Sponsored by the Bishop Paiute Tribe, the classes are held weekly.
Weekly Community Market — 5 p.m.-dusk, Thursdays, Paiute-Shoshone Cultural Center 2300, W. Line St., Bishop, Calif.
Spartan Training — 5 p.m., Fridays, Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Tribal Health Clinic, 1715 Kuenzli St., Reno.
Talking Circle — 5:30-6:30 p.m., second Friday of the month, Paiute-Shoshone Cultural Center, 2300 W. Line St., Bishop, Calif.
Sexual Assault Support Group — 5-6:30 p.m., fourth Friday of the month, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Freedom to Be You — 1-2 p.m. Saturdays, women's educational support group, 101 Big Bend Ranch Road, Wadsworth.
Bishop Paiute Tribal Council Meeting — 5:30-7 p.m., Jan. 11 and 25, Bishop Paiute Reservation, 2490 Diaz Lane, Bishop, Calif.
UPCOMING BASKETBALL EVENTS
4th Annual Rainmakers Youth Basketball Tournament — Jan. 19-21, Reno-Sparks Indian Colony Gym, 34 Reservation Road, Reno, Nev. Division: Youth Co-Ed first-third; fourth-sixth; and seventh-eighth. Contact Shane Sanchez at 775-303-9420 or 775-329-4930.
EICH & WC — Jan. 19-21, Elko Colony Health and Wellness Center, Elko, Nev.
Division: Winter War Open Men’s. Entry is $275 (by Jan. 12). Contact 775-738-5038 or 775-340-1464.
7th Annual Schurz Running Rabbits Youth Co-Ed Basketball Tournament — Jan. 26-28, Schurz, Nev. The open youth event offers divisions for grades 1-3, 4-6 and 7-8. Entry of $160 is due by Jan. 19. Call Dan at 775-686-3285 or Hattie at 775-686-3286.
4th Annual Warrior Classic All-Indian Men's Basketball Tourney — Jan. 26-28, Reno Sparks Indian Colony Gymnasium, Hungry Valley Gymnasium, Reno, Nev. Entry costs $450 per team. Call or text Tyler Crowl at 775-546-3667.
Women's Division for Warrior Classic — Jan. 26-28, Reno Sparks Indian Colony Gymnasium, Hungry Valley Gymnasium, Reno, Nev. Entry costs $350. Call or text Tyler Crowl at 775-546-3667.
Many Nations Youth Basketball Tournament — Feb. 9-11, Carson Colony Gym, Carson City, Nev. Students in grades 1-3, 4-6 and 7-8 are welcome to play on co-ed teams. A deposit of $80 is due by Jan. 17. Entry costs $160. Call Angie Alvarado at 775-790-7732.
Bob Ward Sr. Memorial — Feb. 23-25, Lapush, Wash. The men's all-native event allows only one token per team. Entry costs $350. Call Frank Ward at 360-640-5495.
Arizona Middle School Basketball Championship — March 2-4, Tucson, Ariz. Boys and girls in 4th-8th grades are welcome to play. Entry ranges from $250 to $350. Call Eric, tourney director, at 520-329-4844, ext. 2.
Soboba Braves 2nd Annual All Native +1 Mens Basketball Tournament — March 2-4, Soboba Sports Complex, San Jacinto, Calif. Division: All Native +1 Non Native (eight-man rosters). Entry is $375 with a $150 nonrefundable deposit due by Feb. 21. Call Jayvier at 951-392-0550 or Charlotte at 951-663-9054.
19th Annual Native Stars Basketball (NSB) Fundamental Training Program — March 4-June 10, Phoenix, Ariz. Open to both non-native and native players, welcomes girls in grades 6-11 and boys in grades 6-9. The cost to attend is $120 per player. Contact Coach Largo at 623-692-7901 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Indian Territory Youth Coed Basketball Tournament — March 9-11, Hungry Valley Gym, Sparks, Nev. The youth co-ed offers the following divisions: 1st-3rd, 4th-6th, and 7th-8th. Entry of $150 is due before the first game. Call 775-357-2021.
Aaron Peters Water Safety Fund — March 9-11, Lower Elwha Gym, Port Angeles, Wash. The division is 16u boys, all-Indian +1. Tribal ID/COB is required. The entry fee of $300 is due before the first game. Call Jason Wheeler or Jared Moses at 360-452-8471, ext. 7440.
Tulalip N. W All Native/Pacific Islander Youth Nationals — March 16-18, Tulalip Teen Center, Tulalip, Wash. Divisions are 18U boys/girls; 14U boys/girls; 12U coed; and 10U coed. Entry ranges from $200 to $300. Call Lonnie at 360-913-0848, Darcy at 360-913-7328, or Shawn at 360-913-7615.
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