Paradise/Downtown Neighborhood News


NEW FARMERS MARKET OPENS

The Downtown3rd Farmers Market has launched at 300 N. Casino Center Blvd. and is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Friday.

Farmers from Nevada, Utah and California are scheduled to sell their produce at the market, which is run by Seth Schorr, CEO of Fifth Street Gaming, Kerry Clasby of The Intuitive Forager and Cheryl MacPherson, food and beverage executive.

Vendors interested may download forms at downtown3rd.com and fax them to 953-4321.

FREE TAX PREPARATION SERVICES PLANNED AT CLARK COUNTY LIBRARY

The Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, plans to provide free tax preparation assistance for low- to no-income adults who qualify from 10 a.m. to noon every Thursday through April 12.

Line tickets will be given on a first-come, first-served basis to 30 people beginning at 9 a.m. Each attendee is encouraged to bring his driver's license, last year's tax forms and other necessary tax documentation.

For more information, call 507-3400 or visit lvccld.org.

KIDS TO LEARN ABOUT NUTRITION AT CHILDREN'S MUSEUM EVENT

The Lied Discovery Children's Museum, 833 Las Vegas Blvd. North, is set to host Kids in the Kitchen with the Junior League of Las Vegas from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

The event is set to include activities centered around nutrition for children and their parents.

For more information, call 382-3445 or visit ldcm.org.

BOCCE LEAGUE ACCEPTING SIGNUPS

Those interested in playing bocce may join a free league, with games set for 7 to about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursdays at the Justice Myron E. Leavitt Park on the corner of St. Louis and Eastern avenues. For more information, call Marian Cristina at 363-8201.

ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION SCHEDULED AT SENIOR CENTER

The Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, plans to host a St. Patrick's Day celebration at 11:30 a.m. Thursday with a meal set to include corned beef, cabbage and other traditional Irish dishes. The cost is $5. For more information, call 229-6454 or visit lasvegasnevada.gov.

YOGA STUDIO OFFERS DEAL TO NEW CUSTOMERS

Barre Las Vegas at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South, plans to offer new clients two weeks of unlimited classes for $50 from Monday to March 25 as part of SpaFinder Wellness Week.

Existing clients may purchase five classes for $50 during the special offer.

The studio specializes in barre workouts, TRX suspension training and yoga.

For more information, call 362-2773 or visit barrelasvegas.com.

BASS PRO SHOPS PLANs BOAT SHOW

A free boat show is planned at Bass Pro Shops, 8200 Dean Martin Drive, Friday through Sunday and March 23-25.

Topics include "Do-It-Yourself Service" at 1 p.m. Saturdays, "Local Fishing Tips" at 2 p.m. Saturdays, "Using the Latest Electronics" at 3 p.m. Saturdays, "Towing Your Boat" at 1 p.m. Sundays, "Organizing your Boat to Fish" at 2 p.m. Sundays and get "Local Fishing Tips" at 3 p.m. Sundays.

For more information, contact store manager Mark Ellenberger at 730-5200.

Attendees may register to win prizes, including kayaks, gift cards and shopping sprees.

 

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