seniors clay shooting event scheduled
Helping Hands of Vegas Valley plans a Shoot for Seniors sporting clay shoot on May 17 at Pro Gun Club, 12801 U.S. 95 in Boulder City. Check in between 7 and 7:30 a.m. for a day full of shooting, food and raffle prizes. The cost is $700 for a foursome, $200 for individuals,which includes lunch catered by Memphis Championship Barbecue. Bring your own shotgun or rent one for $25.
Proceeds will benefit Helping Hands of Vegas Valley’s food pantry, transportation services and respite care voucher program.
Safe driving class scheduled
AARP has scheduled a safe driving class for seniors from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 16 at the Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave. The cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers, plus a $2 annual senior programs membership. Bring a drink and a snack or lunch. Registration is required. To register, call 702-229-1600.
art reception, awards ceremony slated
The Las Vegas Arts Commission and the city of Las Vegas plan a public reception and awards ceremony for their “Celebrating Life!” fine arts competition from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 24 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St.
The exhibition, showcasing artists 50 or older from Clark, Esmeralda, Lincoln, Mineral and Nye counties, is scheduled to be displayed through July 13. Call 702-229-4631 or 702-229-1012 for more information.
VETERANS offered a free round of golf
Walters Golf has announced that it will offer a free round of golf to all active and retired military personnel May 26. All veterans with military-issued identification are invited to one free round of golf at any of Walters’ three properties: Bali Hai Golf Club, 5160 Las Vegas Blvd. South; Royal Links Golf Club, 5995 E. Vegas Valley Drive; and Desert Pines Golf Club, 3415 E. Bonanza Road.
This is offered on a first-come, first-to-reserve basis and is based on available space. Reservations must be made by calling 702-450-8159. For more information, visit waltersgolf.com/memorialday.
Doughnut day brunch planned
Celebrate National Doughnut Day, which has honored the work of World War I Salvation Army volunteers since 1938, with a doughnut brunch at 10 a.m. June 6 at the East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave. The cost is $3. Register by May 31 at 702-229-1515.
Society seeks singers
The Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society is seeking singers to be part of its 50th anniversary season. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. Sundays in room 159 of the Beam Music Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway.
For more information, call 702-451-6672 or visit snmas.com.
Free Movie matinees planned at centers
The East Las Vegas Community Senior Center plans to host movies for people 50 or older at 1 p.m. Fridays at 250 N. Eastern Ave. Call 702-229-1515 for the movie schedule.
The Lieburn Senior Center plans to host matinees at 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays at 6230 Garwood Ave. Call 702-229-1600 for the movie schedule.
Foundation to host walking program
The Arthritis Foundation plans a walking program at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave. The cost is $5 or free with a fitness pass purchase.
Call 702-229-1600 for more information.
Cultural center plans overnight trip
The Winchester Cultural Center plans a trip for seniors to the J. Paul Getty Museum in Southern California on May 21-22. Seniors will depart the center, at 3130 S. McLeod Drive, at 7 a.m. May 21 and return at 9 p.m. May 22.
The cost for the trip is $134.50 per person for a double room or $215.50 for a single room and includes transportation, tickets to the museum and an overnight hotel stay. Meals are not included, and trip fees are nonrefundable.
Register by May 3 at 702-455-7340.
HUMANA GUIDANCE CENTERS SPONSOR Summerlin WALKING GROUPS
Humana Guidance Centers are offering free walking groups led by a certified personal trainer. Participants will receive a free pedometer and at the end of each outing can upload their steps at a Guidance Center computer kiosk or at home to tracks steps taken, distance and calories burned.
In Summerlin, the walking group is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Locations vary. For more information, call the Summerlin Guidance Center at 702-380-6170.
CINCO DE MAYO LUNCHEON PLANNED
Enjoy enchiladas, chips, salsa, Spanish rice and refried beans at a Cinco De Mayo luncheon at 11 a.m. May 7 at the Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St. The cost is $5.
Register by May 3 at 702-229-6125.
Senior Idol talent showcase slated
Enjoy a showcase of local seniors performing song, dance, comedy and more at 3 p.m. June 13 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St.
Tickets are $5 and are available at any city of Las Vegas senior center.
Call 702-229-6454 or 702-229-6383.