Group Match Activities

Just a Reminder

Since BBBSNN activities are the result of Agency community partnerships and/or grant funding for our matches, guests are not permitted to attend.


Reno 1868 FC Tickets

Sat, Sep 7, 6:45 PM, Greater Nevada Field, Reno       

Take in a soccer game with your Little and watch our home team take on the Fresno FC! RSVP to reserve and pick up your tickets.

This activity if FULL.

Match/Family Workshop on Bullying

Sat, Sep 7, 11:00 AM, Downstairs of our building, 1300 Foster Dr, Reno                    

Experts from Safe Embrace will be leading adults and youth in separate workshops that focus on how to recognize bullying, both from other children and adults, and sharing community resources available for victims to get the help they need.  Please encourage your Little’s parent to attend also.  Lunch will be provided.  Please RSVP NOW!

Tickets For Wolf Pack Opening Game!

Sat, Sept 14, 6:30 PM, & Sat, Sept 28, 6:30 PM,

Mackay Stadium, University of Nevada, Reno 

Matches will have the chance to attend the season opener!  Please RSVP immediately and we’ll let you know how to claim your tickets!     

BBBS Fitness Day in the Park



Come enjoy the cooler fall weather with some outdoor fun,  games and snacks at Idlewild Park. We’ll be joined by the Chronic Disease Prevention Program from the Health District, who will have some great information about preventive care, nutrition and fitness as well as some great sports equipment stations to check out. This is the official wrap-up to the Commit to be Fit program but is open to all matches!  RSVP by Sep 9.

BBBS Cooking Class for Teens

Tues, Sep 17, 5:30-7:30 P, Natural Grocer's Teaching Kitchen,  Firecreek Crossing Shopping Center, 

4819 Kietzke Lane, Reno 89502

Bring your t(w)een (age 12+) to practice some new cooking skills.  Chef Gustavo Velasco will lead up to 6 matches through preparing a simple meal on our brand new induction cooktops.  He needs to be creative as Natural Grocers require all gluten-free cooking on site.  We will be continuing to offer these hands-on cooking classes on an ongoing basis. This activity if FULL, wait List only. 

BBBS Open House

Wed, Sep 18, 3-5:00 PM, BBBS Conference Room , 1300 Foster Dr, Suite 210, Reno

Drop by our office to check out our Activity Boxes.  Feel free to explore the materials here or choose one to sign out and take with you to use with your Little at a park, library, or one of the other spaces listed on our website’s “Bigs Only” page.  If you’re both interested in music, consider learning how to play either the tin whistle, Kalimba thumb piano, drums, or ukulele.  If art is your thing, try your hand at origami, scrapbooking, rubber stamping, sketching, calligraphy, or water color. There are also some science, math, and nutrition themed boxes for your use.  There is no need to replace materials that you use, as we’ll replenish them between users!  RSVP by Sep 17.   

BridgeWire Makerspace Activity

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

Join us at BridgeWire Makerspace to get your creative on! This month’s project will be customizing a drinking cup with your own artwork! This activity if FULL, wait List only,

Tickets for UNR Performing Arts – The Moanin’ Frogs Saxophone Sextet

    Thurs, Sep 26, 7:30 PM, UNR’s Church Fine Arts Building, Nightingale Concert Hall   

The UNR School of Arts has invited matches to attend their upcoming musical performances for free! The Performing Arts Series is an explorative journey that spans history and genres through five captivating performances, starting with their kick-off performance on September 26 with The Moanin’ Frogs. Unfailingly entertaining, the conservatory-trained saxophone sextet delivers technically precise performances with engaging choreography. For more information about the Performing Arts Series visit  Please RSVP now to reserve your tickets for this first performance. We are limited to five matches per performance and must submit names one week prior to the event.