Centennial Neighborhood News, July 16-22


INPUT SOUGHT ON PROPOSAL TO BUILD CITY PARK ON PUBLIC LAND

The Bureau of Land Management’s Las Vegas field office is seeking public input through Aug. 19 on a proposal to lease roughly 12 acres of public land to the city of Las Vegas to build a park south of Kyle Canyon Road and west of Puli Drive.

The park would include group and single picnic shelters, a dog park, a child splash pad play area, a shaded child play area, meandering interpretive walking paths and trails, a parking area, restrooms and open space . Off-site work would include curb improvements, gutter improvements, sidewalk upgrades and street lighting.

Written comments may be mailed to the BLM Las Vegas Field Manager, 4701 N. Torrey Pines Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89130. For more information, call 702-515-5000 or email rrury@blm.gov.

SIGN-UPS START FOR SUMMER DAY CAMP

Registration is open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday until Aug. 23 for a youth summer day camp at the Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road .

Children ages 6-11 can look forward to field trips, sports, special events, physical fitness , games, arts, crafts and nutrition training under the supervision of trained staff members.

The cost is $75 per child per week and $70 for each additional child in the family. Registration is set to close when the camp is full. For more information, call 702-229-1607.

GOLDEN RAINBOW EVENT RAISES $152,000

Golden Rainbow’s 27th annual Ribbon Of Life event raised more than $152,000 through ticket sales and a silent auction to help combat HIV-AIDS.

The event took place June 30 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave., and featured performances by local and national talent .

For more information visit goldenrainbow.org or call 702-384-3914.

RESORT ON MOUNT CHARLESTON PLANS WEDDING PACKAGE GIVEAWAY

Brides-to-be who consult with a Resort on Mount Charleston event coordinator before 2 p.m. Aug. 25 are scheduled to be entered into a drawing for a $7,500 wedding package for up to 50 guests.

For more information, contact the Resort on Mount Charleston, 2275 Kyle Canyon Road, at 702-872-5500 or events@mtcharlestonresort.com.

HELP OF SOUTHERN NEVADA LAUNCHES 10TH OF THE MONTH DONOR PROGRAM

HELP of Southern Nevada is launching its $10 on the 10th recurring donor program, which encourages residents to make a difference in their community by donating $10 on the 10th of every month. To sign up, visit helpsonv.org.

Site visitors can click “Get Involved” and scroll down to donate, labeling $10 on the 10th in the description. Donors can select the frequency of a recurring donation by using the drop-down box. Sign-ups on behalf of someone are also available as gifts.

 

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