Group Match Activities


BBBS Hikes to the "N"

Saturday, October 7, 10 AM, Peavine Pavilion, Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

Matches will meet at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park’s Peavine Pavilion (the location of our summer picnic) to begin our hike.  You will be given rocks that have been spray painted white on which to write a special message, so be thinking together about a goal for the year, a funny memory, etc.  You will carry your special rocks on the hike to place at the “N”.  Please RSVP by October 4! 

Annual Halloween Party at UNR

Saturday, October 14, 6–9:00 PM, Joe Crowley Student Union's "Great Room", 1664 N Virginia St

All community-based matches are invited to this fun-filled Halloween celebration hosted by the Alpha Eta Chapter of Kappa Delta Chi sorority, complete with music and games!  Feel free to bring along a snack.  Costumes are encouraged, but not required.  Parking tips and release forms will be emailed to all Bigs who RSVP.  Please RSVP by Oct 10.

College and Career Fair

Saturday, October 21, 10:00 AM–12:00 PM, 1300 Foster Drive, Boys and and Girls Club multipurpose room. 

It’s never too early to start thinking about your future. Do you have questions about going to college or getting a job? Not sure about what you want to do in the future? Come join us to learn more about local colleges, trade schools, and other educational opportunities in our community. We will have representatives from: Sierra Nevada Job Corps, US Armed Forces, Carrington College, Northern Nevada Apprenticeship Coordinators Association & more! Please RSVP by Oct 18.

BridgeWire – Fairy Light Jars (Halloween themed!)

Wed, October 25,  6-7:30 PM, 1055 Industrial Way #20, Sparks, NV  89431

In this fifth session, we will create cool lit-up Fairy Jars with a Halloween theme.  Inserts can be replaced once the holiday is over, so they can be used year-round!  Please note that there will be a small cost of $5 per match to help cover the supplies.  Please bring cash!  RSVP by Oct 18.