Avalanche education, workshops on tap

Sierra Avalanche Center will hold a California Avalanche Workshop on Oct. 22 at the North Tahoe Event Center in Kings Beach. The event features presenters from multiple avalanche centers, ski patrollers and snow researchers. Its popular motorized avalanche courses will be offered throughout the winter with registration on a rolling basis opening Nov. 27. | sierraavalanchecenter.org

Tahoe Mountain Sports will kick off its annual Avalanche Education Series at Alibi Ale Works Truckee Public House on Oct. 25 from 6 to 9 p.m. Workshops will also be held on Nov. 29 and Dec. 13. | facebook.com/tahoemountainsports