2020-2021_Nevada County Gold

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An in depth introduction to Historic Nevada County, California including Grass Valley, Nevada City, Penn Valley, Truckee and Sierra County.

GOLD | LIVING

Get Connected!

Become Part of the Community

Joanie Bumpus

Daffodil Run

organized by

the Penn Valley

Rotary Club, Hi

Graders Lions Club

and PV Chamber

of Commerce.

Proceeds benefit

youth programs,

schools and the

community.

Check Out

The Gold Country Welcome Club is for

those who would like to make new friends

and learn more about the community.

There are activity groups and special

events. gcwelcome.com

No matter how long you have lived in the

area, the Newcomers Club of Nevada

County has a place for women who want

to socialize and have fun. They have

activities, lunch meetings and projects.

newcomersnc.org

For Kids

Need ideas that will involve the whole

family or help the kids make friends?

See Page 65.

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Volunteer

Do something for your new community.

Start by going to the Center for Nonprofit

Leadership website (cnlsierra.org) where

you will find organizations that can use

volunteers. Go to the membership list to

find contacts for groups such as the United

Way of Nevada County, Child Advocates,

Habitat for Humanity, Animal Save,

Forest Alliance, Welcome Home Vets and

Interfaith Food Ministry.

Connecting Point’s Volunteer Hub matches

their volunteers’ interests, skills and

preferences to local nonprofits, schools

and public agencies.

volunteerhub.connectingpoint.org

Join In

Among active organizations are

Toastmasters, Gold Country Celtic Society,

the Amateur Radio Club, Roamin Angels

Car Club, Gold Country Fly Fishers and

the Nevada County Camera Club. They all

have websites and would welcome new

members.

Giving Back

Interested in service and fellowship,

Nevada County has a number of service

clubs including Rotary, Kiwanis, Lions and

Soroptimist International. Information can

be found online under club name and

community, for example Rotary, Truckee.

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