Centennial Things to Do, Jan. 14-20


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

The story room inside the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, is set to host Scottish Tales from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 15. Kids ages 6 to 11 are invited to learn about Scottish culture and myth and play some games from the Highlands. Space is limited for all Centennial Hills Library programs. Passes will be given out a half-hour before the program starts. Call 702-507-6107.

The Chrome Showroom inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, is set to host supergroup Let It Rawk at 9 p.m. Jan 18. Tickets start at $21. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

The art gallery inside the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, plans to host “Moods in Color,” an all-ages art exhibit, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays through Sundays. Exhibit organizers plan to keep artist Rita Steffens’ oil paintings of desert figures and landscapes on display through Feb. 4. Call 702-507-6107.

WORTH A DRIVE

The Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., is scheduled to host a Sweetheart Breakfast from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 14. Adults 50 or older are invited to get an early start with a heart-smart breakfast and heart healthiness review in recognition of American Heart Month. Admission is $5. Call 702-229-6601.

The West Las Vegas Library Theatre, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd., is set to host the Ink Spots at 3 p.m. Feb. 15. Admission is free and open to all ages. The concert event is cosponsored by the Las Vegas–Clark County Library District. Call 702-507-3989.

The West Las Vegas Arts Center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., is scheduled to host an Afternoon of Jazz with Freddie Jackson at 2 p.m. Feb. 22. Jackson, a 91.5 KUNV radio host, plans to hold a post-concert commentary over tea and music. Admission is free and open to all ages. Call 702-229-4800.

The West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., is set to host “The Music of Life” from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays through Sundays from Feb. 12 through March 29. Artist John Trimble’s exhibit, set to feature “a collection of pieces showing the power of jazz,” is scheduled to include a meet-the-artist reception at 2 p.m. March 1. Call (702) 229-4800.

PLAN AHEAD

The story room inside the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, is set to host Kids Chapter Book Club: Animals from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 22. Kids ages 6 to 11 are invited to learn about chapter books on animals and share some of their favorites. Space is limited for all Centennial Hills Library programs. Passes will be given out a half-hour before the program starts. Call 702-507-6107.

The story room inside the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, is scheduled to host a Chinese New Year celebration from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 29. The event, open to kids ages 6 to 11, is set to feature pictures, stories and crafts to celebrate the year of the horse. Space is limited for all Centennial Hills Library programs. Tickets will be given out a half-hour before the program starts. Call 702-507-6100.

The meeting room inside the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, is scheduled to host a TechArt studio moviemaking workshop from 3 to 5 p.m. Jan. 30. The workshop will be open to teens interested in learning how to shoot and edit a short digital movie. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Call 702-507-6114.

The art gallery at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, is scheduled to host photography and mixed media pieces from Tallie Meyer during regular library hours starting Feb. 6. The exhibit, set to feature photographs that portray “happy, sad (and) confusing” moments from the teenage artist’s life, will remain open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays through Sundays through March 23. An artist reception is planned from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 6. Call 702-507-6107.

The Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, is set to host iPad with Jen at 11 a.m. Feb. 10. Adults 50 or older are invited to learn to purchase applications and use iPads. Admission is free with a current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership. Registration opens Jan. 21. Call 702-229-1702.

The Chrome Showroom inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, is scheduled to host Bobby Caldwell at 8 p.m. Feb. 15 and 2 p.m. Feb. 16. Guests must be 21 or older. Tickets start at $29.50. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

The Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., is scheduled to host Diva Day lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 28. Adults 50 or older are invited to enjoy a wonderful lunch and an afternoon of pampering. Admission is $5. Call 702-229-6601.

ONGOING EVENTS

Revolver Saloon is scheduled to host Ladies’ Night at 8:15 p.m. Wednesdays at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Admission is $1. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

The Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, hosts a current events discussion group at 12:30 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month. Adults 50 or older are invited to meet new people and have a free, cerebral conversation. Call 702-229-1702.

The Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, hosts line dancing for adults 50 or older at 2 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. Fridays. Admission is free with a $2 annual membership to city of Las Vegas senior citizen programs. Call 702-229-1702.

The story room inside the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive, hosts Yu-Gi-Oh card games from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the third Saturday of every month. Kids 11 to 17 are invited to bring their own cards and duel. Call 702-507-6107.

The Las Vegas Farmers Market is scheduled to set up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first and third Saturday of the month at Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, 9200 Tule Springs Road. Admission to the park is free during the market. Visit lasvegasfarmersmarket.com.

Free line dancing lessons are offered from 8:15 to 9 p.m. most Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at the Revolver Saloon Dance Hall inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Visit santafestation.sclv.com.

The Cheyenne Saloon, 3103 N. Rancho Drive, offers live music starting at 9:30 or 10 p.m. most Wednesdays through Sundays. Tickets prices vary. Visit reverbnation.com or call 702-645-4139.

The West End Boys Sunday Morning Car Show, a free get-together for auto enthusiasts, is planned from 7 to 10 a.m. Sundays in the Santa Fe Mining Company parking lot, 5021 N. Rainbow Blvd. Email judggto69@aol.com.

The Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary, 8103 Racel St., is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. The sanctuary is home to birds, pigs, goats, llamas, donkeys, reptiles and more. Visit naturesanctuarygilcrease.org.

The Santa Fe Station Bowling Center, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, offers a DJ from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Visit santafestation.sclv.com.

 

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