Paradise/Downtown Neighborhood News


SATURDAY WALK TO RAISE FUNDS FOR DRESS FOR SUCCESS

Dress for Success of Southern Nevada plans to host its 5K PowerWalk at 9 a.m. Saturday at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South.

Proceeds will benefit women involved with Dress for Success Southern Nevada, which provides professional clothing and other resources.

For more information, call 684-6412 or visit dfspowerwalk.org.

DIABETIC NUTRITION TO BE DISCUSSED WEEKLY AT SENIOR CENTER

The Howard Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., plans to host diabetic nutrition classes every Friday this month beginning at 1 p.m. June 1.

For more information, call 229-1600 or visit lasvegasnevada.gov.

FUNDRAISER TO HELP GROUP PROVIDE ORAL HEALTH SERVICES TO KIDS

Future Smiles, a nonprofit group that provides oral health services to at-risk children, plans to hold its inaugural fundraising event from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Flamingo, 3555 Las Vegas Blvd. South.

The event is set to feature cocktails, appetizers and a silent auction. The cost is $20.

For more information, call 889-3763 or visit futuresmiles.net.

INFORMATIONAL SESSION PLANNED ON BARIATRIC SURGERY PROGRAM

Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center, 3186 S. Maryland Parkway, is scheduled to host an informational session on its bariatric surgery program from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. June 5 in the auditorium.

The session is free and open to the public.

For more information, call 233-5454 or visit sunrisehsopital.com.

SATURDAY BLOOD DRIVE TO INCLUDE FREE Cholesterol TESTS

The Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, plans to co-host a blood drive with United Blood Services from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in the large conference room.

Donors are scheduled to receive a free cholesterol test.

For more information, call 507-3458 or visit unitedbloodservices.org.

STAR WARS TRAINING EVENT TO INCLUDE CRAFTS, SABER RELAY AND MORE

The Enterprise Library, 25 E. Shelbourne Ave., plans a Star Wars Youngling Training Camp from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in the story room.

The camp is set to feature a light saber relay, crafts and more for children ages 6 to 11. For more information, call 507-3760.

LOW-COST MAMMOGRAMS OFFERED

The Breast Center at Sunrise, Southern Hills Hospital and Red Rock Radiology are offering a $75 digital screening mammogram through May. A physician's referral is not required for patients 40 or older.

To schedule an annual mammogram or take advantage of the $75 digital screening mammogram program, call The Breast Center at Sunrise, 3006 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite 250, 855-445-2246; Southern Hills Hospital, 9300 W. Sunset Road, 880-2900; or Red Rock Radiology, 7130 Smoke Ranch Road, 731-2888.

 

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