Prime View Briefs for July 2013


Enjoy free activities at center

The Cora Coleman Senior Center, 2100 Bonnie Lane, has scheduled free activities for seniors 55 or older, including: canasta at 10 a.m. Thursdays, pinochle at 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Scrabble at 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Texas hold ’em poker at 1 p.m. Fridays and a tap dance class at 2 p.m. Wednesdays.

Call 702-455-7617 for more information.

SENIOR GAMES SEEKS SPONSORS

The Nevada Senior Games, a nonprofit organization dedicated to motivating seniors to lead a healthy lifestyle, is looking for sponsors for the 2013 Senior Games and weekly Walk-About-America program.

Athletes 50 or older from around the country participate in the Senior Games, which take place over three weeks in September and October. The event features 16 sports. For details, visit nevadaseniorgames.com, email nevadaseniorgames@earthlink.net or call 702-242-1590.

Movie matinees are $4 for seniors

See a movie before 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Red Rock Resort, Texas Station, Green Valley Ranch Resort, Boulder Station, Fiesta Henderson or Santa Fe Station, and pay only $4 with a casino Boarding Pass card.

This offer is good for adults 50 or older. There is an additional charge for IMAX and 3-D movies.

Free matinee movies scheduled

Enjoy free movies, popcorn and water at 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave. Call 702-229-1600 to learn which movies will be shown.

The East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., plans to free movies and popcorn at 1 p.m. Fridays. Call 702-229-1515 for the movie schedule.

Discussion group planned

Attend a self-led, open-minded group offering lively discussions planned for 12:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive. Call 702-229-1702 for more information.

Bereavement group open to all

A bereavement group designed to help widows and widowers understand grieving and prepare for life changes is set to meet at 10:30 a.m. every other Wednesday in the social hall of Temple Beth Sholom, 10700 Havenwood Lane.

Meeting dates can change due to holidays. The meetings are open to anyone of any faith. For more information, call 702-255-0043.

Retirement community plans independence Day-themed events

Montara Meadows, an independent retirement community at 3150 E. Tropicana Ave., plans a Hawaiian luau at 6 p.m. July 5; an Outward Bound event at 1 p.m. July 6; and “Let’s Talk Seniors,” a travel safety event at 1 p.m. July 7. Events are free. Call 702-979-2815 for more information.

Lecture slated on making final arrangements

A presentation on wills and final arrangements to be given by a representative from Palm Mortuary is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. July 8 at the Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave.

Advance registration is required.

Call 702-229-1600.

Celebrate national ice cream month with an ice cream social

Make your own ice cream sundae with a variety of toppings at an ice cream social planned for 1:30 p.m. July 17 at the Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road.

The cost is $1 per bowl.

Call 702-229-6454 for more information.

Pizza-polooza luncheon planned

Enjoy a lunch of pizza, salad, dessert and a beverage at 11:30 a.m. July 19 at the Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave.

The cost is $5.

Call 702-229-1600 to register by July 16.

Enjoy a picnic by the pool

Bring a towel and umbrella and enjoy a picnic by the pool planned for 10:30 a.m. July 25 at the Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St.

Cost is $5.

Call 702-229-6125 to register by July 22.

senior center to host red, white and blue barbecue

The Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, has planned a lunch of barbecued chicken, salad and peach cobbler at noon, July 11.

The cost is $5.

Register in advance at 702-229-6454.

Arthritis foundation sponsors walking group

Walking groups are planned at 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave.

Cost is $5, plus a $2 annual membership to city of Las Vegas Senior Citizen Programs.

Call 702-229-1600 for more information.

 

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