While just about every big Reno area event has been canceled, there are still several fun things going on in September to help you beat the coronavirus blues.

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Big sky in northern Nevada

September 22, 2020

Clouds and wide open spaces, northern Nevada, NV

Clouds and big sky in far northern Nevada. Photo © Stan White

Truckee River Clean-up Day will be on Saturday, September 26, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful (KTMB) is seeking community volunteers to join their neighbors with storm-drain stenciling, litter pickup, graffiti removal, weed pulling and park beautification projects at various parks along the Truckee River. Locations range from the McCarran Ranch Preserve east of Sparks to Verdi, west of Reno.

To volunteer and get the details, go to the “Volunteering with KTMB” web page.