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Things to Do in Centennial, Sept. 10-16


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

n “Glimps,” an exhibit of abstract paintings by Sonya Young, is set to be on display from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 10 to Dec. 10 in the gallery at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive. Call 702-507-6100.

WORTH A DRIVE

n The 2013 season of Super Summer Theatre is into its last show at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, roughly 10 miles west of the Las Vegas Beltway on Charleston Boulevard/state Route 159. Advance tickets are $12 plus a handling charge. Children 5 or younger are admitted free. The last show is the “The Producers,” scheduled through Sept. 21. Call 702-594-7529 or visit supersummertheatre.org.

n Ballroom dancing is planned from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 2 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays at the Las Vegas Senior Center, 401 E. Bonanza Road. Music is provided by Boyd Coulter’s Good Times Band. The cost is $4 per person. Call 702-795-8140.

n Weekly children’s events at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., will include story time, scheduled from 1:30 to 2 p.m. Mondays at the activities center, and toddler time for children 5 or younger, scheduled for 11 to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays in the library. The cost is included with general admission to the preserve. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.

n Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich’s sustainable farmers market is set to be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Thursday inside the Desert Living Center at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Admission is free, and purchases are cash only.

n Three sea-based traveling exhibits are set to be on display through August at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum, 900 Las Vegas Blvd. North. “Sea Monsters” explores scary characteristics of undersea dwellers; “Discovery Reef” looks at the interconnection of coral reefs; and “Sanctuary Reef” features a replica of a coral reef in the Florida Keys and discusses the human impact on it. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for students, seniors and military personnel, $5 for children 3 to 11 and free for children 2 or younger. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Visit lvnhm.org or call 702-384-3466.

PLAN AHEAD

n Country singer Katie Armiger is set to visit Revolver for a free show at 9 p.m. Sept. 19 at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Call 800-745-3000 or 702-658-4900.

n MaximuM Comics 3.0 is planning an Eighties Party from 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 20 at 7950 Tropical Parkway, Suite 120. Food, music, video games, raffle prizes, costume contests and trivia are planned. Party hosts also plan a sale with prices rolled back to the ’80s. Call 702-722-6642.

n Michael Franks is set to perform at 9 p.m. Sept. 28 at Santa Fe Station’s Chrome Showroom, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Tickets are available at 800-745-3000 or at santafestation.sclv.com.

n Sunny 106.5 plans to host an ice cream social from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at Promenade Park, 7195 Egan Crest Drive. The fourth annual Providence-based event is to feature ice cream-eating contests, face painting, balloon animals and a petting zoo. Attendees are encouraged to bring new or gently used books for area literacy awareness nonprofit Spread the Word Nevada. Call 702-216-2020.

ONGOING EVENTS

n 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.

n 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.

n 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.

n 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.

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

 

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