Category: Arts & Culture

Weekend Outlook: Aug. 7-10

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close We’ve been enjoying some spring-like weather this week, and this weekend looks beautiful. Check out some of the events going on here in Tahoe. Thursday, August 7 -Live Music – Concerts in the Park, Gatekeeper’s Museum, Tahoe City Great music in a beautiful setting. With a variety of folk and blues, you’re bound […]

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Nevada at 150: The 36th Star

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close Celebrate Nevada’s 150th year with a walk through the Nevada Museum of Art’s newest exhibit, “The 36th-Star: Nevada’s Journey from Territory to State.” From August 2 to November 2, three of the Reno museum’s galleries display artifacts and photographs from the Civil War, to highlight how Nevada became a state in […]

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Weekend Outlook: July 31 – August 3

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close July is almost over! You must be Julying. Temperatures are in the 70s this weekend, but  the activities don’t stop. Here’s what we have planned this weekend around The Lake.   Thursday, July 31 -Achilles Wheel Band ~ Concerts in the Park, Gatekeeper’s Museum, Tahoe City With a variety of folk […]

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Weekend Outlook: July 24-27

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close Expect a beautiful weekend with a shining sun. Come check out some summer activities around The Lake!   Thursday, July 24 -5 Peaks in 5 Weeks Challenge  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The Recreation Center is offering a hiking fitness challenge open to anyone 18 and older. Register by calling the […]

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Weekend Outlook: July 17-20

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close Enjoy a short hot weather break and celebrate the summer season all around the Lake. There are many activities for a family or date night.   Thursday, July 17 Wanderlust – Squaw Valley  July 17 – 20 Wanderlust Yoga Festivals are all-out celebrations. They bring together the world’s leading yoga teachers, […]

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Local Reads

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Matthew and Jessica Renda Two books by local authors are perfect additions to your summer reading list. Topography of Legend  Author, historian and Sierra College professor Gary Noy has spent a lifetime collecting stories about the Sierra Nevada mountain range. In the recently published Sierra Stories, Noy curates his collection to great effect, […]

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Dreaming in Color

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bright hues and careful detail create stunning watercolor landscapes Written by Alison Bender Joyce Major’s professional background in medical technology and law services may not seem like it would translate to painting. But skills honed in those professions—her exacting attention to detail and meticulous approach—are evident in each and every one of her works in […]

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TQ’s Summer Reading Recommendations

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

TQ‘s staffers and contributors share their summer reading recommendations with you By TQ Staff No matter what some of us do in the summer–hikes deep into Desolation Wilderness, beachside sunning on Lake Tahoe or sail camping in Emerald Bay–we’re the types who’ll have a book in our backpack or beach bag. If you’re still looking […]

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Weekend Outlook June 18-22

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close   You have nothing to do this weekend, then you remember to take a look at all the events happening this summer. With temperatures reaching the 80s this weekend, whether you’re outdoorsy or a thespian, if you have an eye for fine art or a good ear for music, there’s something […]

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Weekend Outlook May 29-June 1

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by Kristin Close   Whether you’re feeling crafty or feeling active, there are plenty of things for you to do in Tahoe this weekend. The weather is expected to be sunny and in the 70’s; Sit back, relax and watch the Tahoe premier of the film Is It Happening? or get up and go […]

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