Purchase $5 It’s Good to Shop Ticket and Save 10% – 25%* all day on Saturday, August 24. Tickets are $5 100% is donated to VSA arts of Nevada! Proceeds from each ticket helps fund VSA Nevada’s Art Workshops. Support our Art Workshops by shopping at Macy’s!
Save 25% on regular, sale and clearance items, including home–even save on most brands usually excluded. Save 10%* all day
on electric/electronics, furniture, mattresses, and rugs/floor coverings.
Enter for YOUR chance to win a $500 Macy’s Gift Card. One winner per store!
*some exclusions apply
Click the registration link below to purchase a ticket!
Youth Gardening Workshop and Seedling Sale at the Lake Mansion
posted: April 30
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Seedling Sale (9am – 1pm)
Sunday , May 19, 2013
Gardening Workshop for KIDS at VSA Lake Mansion (10am – 12pm)
Gardening workshop: the Nevada Department of Agriculture Specialty Crop Program is sponsoring a youth gardening workshops Sunday, May 19th. Kids ages 6 -18 are welcome to join Farmer Todd and Jana Vanderhaar for a morning of edible landspace fun. We will learn about soil, NV Specialty Crops, compost and more! Click here for Gardening Workshop flier. RSVP: email@example.com
Seedling sale: There will be dozens of local organic producers from Northern NV and beyond selling seedling starts, tomatoes, herbs, lettuce, squash, peppers, annuals, perennials, compost, worm tea and more! Click here for Seedling Sale flier.
Call for Scripts: 2013 VSA Playwright Discovery Competition
posted: November 30
The VSA Playwright Discovery Competition invites middle and high school students to take a closer look at the world around them, examine how disability affects their lives and the lives of others, and express their views through the art of scriptwriting. Writers may write from their own experience and observations, or create fictional characters and settings. Scripts can be comedies, dramas, or even musicals—be creative! Young writers with and without disabilities are encouraged to submit a script. Entries may be the work of an individual student or a collaboration by a group of students. The competition has two divisions: grades 6-8 and grades 9-12. A distinguished jury of theater professionals selects one winner from each division. The Division 1 winner will receive a cash prize for his/her school. The Division 2 winner will receive a cash prize for his/herself and school. Deadline: June 1, 2013.
For more information and to apply online, click here.
Holiday Jingles Art Boutique and Vintage Linen Sale
posted: November 8
“Holiday Jingles Art Boutique and Vintage Linen Sale” will be held November 15-16 from 9AM – 5PM and from 10AM – 2PM on November 17 featuring handmade crafts and fine art created by local artists plus vintage linens including tablecloths, table runners, aprons, and doilies. All are perfect for gifting or to decorate your own home.
On Saturday, November 17 from 10 am – 2 pm, VSA arts of Nevada comes alive with “Lake Mansion Jingles with Art and History” celebrating Reno’s history and art for people of all ages and abilities with eight hands-on art workshops and face painting for kids, Santa visits and tours of the mansion. Parents, be sure to bring your camera for kids or family photos with Santa. A docent in late 1800’s costume will provide tours of the holiday-decorated mansion built in 1877 and listed on the State and National Registers of Historic Places. Author Patty Cafferata will be signing copies of The Lake Mansion: Home to Reno’s Founding Families and several other books. All activities are free and no registration is required.
Since 1984, the VSA International Young Soloists Program has identified talented musicians who have a disability. The VSA International Young Soloists Competition annually selects up to four outstanding musicians from the United States and the international arena, and supports and encourages them in their pursuit of a career. These emerging musicians receive $2,500, professional development opportunities, and a performance at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.