The Fallon Post will continue to add to the list of events and services in our community as we become aware of them. If you and your organization are hosting any program for the community, please let us know at [email protected] and we will get that on our community calendar and help spread the word.
Toys for Tots, Marine Corps League High Desert Detachment
The Churchill County Sheriff's Office is a drop-off location for Toys for Tots. The drop off box is located in our front lobby at our office located at 180 West A Street and is accessible 24/7.
If you wish to sign up a child as a recipient of these donations, we have information pamphlets available, or visit the Toys for Tots website and submit a request.
Ana’s Café is also a drop off location – 111 S. Allen Street, Fallon
American Legion will host both a Thanksgiving and a Christmas Dinner, FREE for anyone in the community from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on November 25 and December 25. The Legion is located at 90 N. Ada Street.
Epworth Methodist Church Community Thanksgiving Dinner on November 22, at 4:30 p.m. at 280 E. Stillwater Ave.
Fallon Community Thanksgiving Dinner on November 25, at Noon at 93 W. Center Street. Must RSVP to [email protected] and dinners will be available for pick up as well
Local Motorcycle Clubs Toy Run with the help of Fallon Lions, Churchill County P.O.B.O.B MC, and the Nobodys Forever club. East Center Street will be closing down December 11 to have the kids come down and meet with Santa, participate in some games, and get some toys. The local clubs will be riding through town at 10 .am. All are welcome. To receive toys, contact Rachel with the Lions club. For more information call Barbara at 775-666-3068 or Rachel at 775-434-4070, or email [email protected]
6th Annual First Responders Holiday Food Drive Competition will be held at Walmart on December 5, 2021. Choose your favorite agency and donate food for needy families to those volunteers who will be with their most eye-catching vehicle in the Walmart parking lot at 11 a.m. Weigh-in begins at 10 a.m. at Golden Gate Gas Station scales and the food drive will begin shortly after at Walmart. Last year 27,260 pounds of food was collected by the Fallon Police Department, Fallon/Churchill Fire Department, Search and Rescue, the Churchill County Sheriff’s office, Banner Churchill Community Hospital EMS, and the Fallon Shoshone Tribal Police Department. The winning agency has bragging rights and a trophy.
Reno Rodeo Denim Drive drop-off location is Edward Jones in Fallon, 298 S. Taylor Street. The Reno Rodeo Denim Drive provides new clothing to abused, neglected, and abandoned children who have experienced the unimaginable in 14 Northern Nevada counties. All clothing items received here in Churchill County stay in Churchill County. Donation items can be, Denim Jeans, underwear, shirts, socks. For all ages and sizes. Contact Cynthia at 775-423-8552.