IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
The LEGO Club for children 5 to 11 plans to meet at 4 p.m. Jan. 14 and 21 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. Build creations based on the day’s theme. Call 702-507-3710.
A reception for the exhibit “Puertas Y Ventanas” by artist Roberto Rico is scheduled for 5 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 16 in the gallery at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Rico’s current series features windows and doors in a variety of mediums. The exhibit is set to run during regular library hours Jan. 16 through March 11. Call 702-507-3630.
Part II of the Teen TechArt Studio series is set for 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 16 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The three-part workshop teaches teens about digital video production, editing, music and storyboarding. The workshop is free, but registration is required. Call 702-507-3644 or visit the Children’s Services Desk. The remaining session is set for Jan. 25.
Story Time is scheduled for 11 a.m. Jan. 16 at Cantina Laredo in Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. Another event is set for 11 a.m. Jan. 30 at a location to be determined. Join local Las Vegas nannies from Nannies & Housekeepers U.S.A. as they host a story reading and sing-a-long event. Young children and families are welcome. All children receive a snack and goodie bag. Visit tivolivillagelv.come.
Faith Lutheran Theatre Company’s International Thespian Society plans to perform “The Drowsy Chaperone” Jan. 17-26 at the Performing Arts Center at Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School, 2015 S. Hualapai Way. Performances are slated for 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, with 4 p.m. matinees on Sundays. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at faiththeatrecompany.com.
The Great Safari Show Live Kids Theatre Show is set for 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Summerlin Library Theatre, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. For ticket information, call 702-732-7967.
Ventriloquist Kevin Johnson is slated to appear at 4 p.m. Jan. 18 in the Rampart Casino’s Grand Ballroom, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. The show is suitable for all ages. Tickets are $15, plus fees, at the casino cage or by calling 702-507-5980.
“The Encore Follies Remembers Las Vegas Heydays” is planned for 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Music and styles of entertainment from different eras will be explored. Tickets are $12 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $15 for nonresidents. Call 702-240-1301.
“Oh What a Night! A Musical Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons” is set for 7 p.m. Jan. 18 and 4 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Rampart Casino’s Grand Ballroom, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. Tickets are $15, plus fees, at the casino cage or by calling 702-507-5980.
Tom Cotter plans to perform stand-up comedy at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18-19 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and convenience fees. Visit any Boyd Gaming box office or suncoastcasino.com, or call 702-636-7075.
The 2014 Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival is planned at the Adelson Educational Campus, 9700 Hillpointe Road, through Jan. 26. Tickets are $10 to $50. Call 702-239-2277.
Free guitar classes are back on the schedule for noon to 1 p.m. the first three Sundays in January at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The next session is slated for Jan. 19. Bring a playable guitar and a guitar pick. Call 702-507-3631.
Addison’s Lounge in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to host a lineup of entertainment this month. The schedule is: Rhythm Nation, Jan. 17-18; Rewind, Jan. 24-25; and Radio, Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. Wes Winters is slated from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Mark OToole from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays and The Dummkopfs from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays. All shows are complimentary and begin at 8 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Call 702-507-5900.
J.C. Wooloughan’s Irish Pub inside the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to host live music starting at 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The lineup features: Rockin’ Mockers, Jan. 17-18; The Kid and Nic Show, Jan. 24-25; and Echo Valle Road, Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. Call 702-869-7725.
The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., has these acts scheduled: Cool Change at 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete at 11 p.m., Jan. 17-18; More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete at 11 p.m., Jan. 24-25; and More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and The DnD Project at 11 p.m. at Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. Mark B is scheduled from 7 to 11 p.m. Thursdays. Call 702-507-5900.
The Nevada Watercolor Society plans to host its Fall Membership Show through Jan. 14 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The juried exhibition is set to feature original watercolors created in the past year and not shown before this exhibit. Call 702-507-3630.
“Canon 21,” a photography exhibit by Jose Bellver, is scheduled to run during regular library hours through Jan. 21 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The exhibition features new work on canvas from the artist’s Geometric Series. This will be the first exhibition in The Studio. Call 702-507-3630.
The exhibit “Historic Rhode Island” by Leonard G. Iannacone is set during regular library hours through Jan. 21 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. The exhibition will feature paintings focusing on historic Rhode Island. Call 702-507-3710.
The exhibit Traveling Hearts of Las Vegas is set to be on the grounds of the JW Marriott and Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., through Jan. 31. The exhibit features realistic heart sculptures to be auctioned off for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Visit stjude.org.
The exhibit “Cross Sections” is planned during regular library hours at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, through Feb. 23. Artists Harold Bradford and Aldolfo Gonzalez’s exhibit explores their journeys in art and through working together as graphic artists and designers at YESCO, which designed neon signs for Las Vegas casinos. Call 702-507-3860.
WORTH A DRIVE
Tickets are on sale for Disney On Ice’s “Rockin’ Ever After.” The show is scheduled Jan. 15-19 at the Thomas & Mack Center, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit disneyonice.com or unlvtickets.com or call 702-739-3267.
Vintage Bike Night is scheduled 6 to 11 p.m. Jan. 17 at Bar + Bistro in The Arts Factory, 107 E. Charleston Blvd. Owners of classic motorcycles, cafe racers, custom motorcycles and scooters are set to bring their vehicles to the event. The event is set to include art, body painting and live music. Visit barbistroaf.com or call 702-202-6060.
As part of Mob Month, Me, The Mob and the Music — One Helluva Ride with Tommy James & the Shondells is scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. James is set to speak in a video interview broadcast live from his New York home. The Mob Around the World in Film is scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. Jan. 19 at the library. A panel from the Las Vegas Film Critics Society is set to discuss notable and favorite international mob movies. Following the discussion, a screening of a film the members agree upon is scheduled. “Lucky Luciano — The Father of Modern Day Organized Crime in America” is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 21. Author and UNLV professor William Donati is set to discuss the life of mob kingpin Charles “Lucky” Luciano. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3400.
Performances of the Poor Richard’s Players’ production of “Red” are scheduled at 8 p.m. Jan. 16-18, 24 and 25 and 2 p..m. Jan. 19 at the Onyx Theatre, 953-16B E. Sahara Ave. Tickets are $20. Visit onyxtheatre.com or call 702-732-7225.
“Ann Hampton Callaway Presents the Streisand Songbook” is scheduled at 7 p.m. Jan. 17 and 18 and 4 p.m. Jan. 18 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $39 to $50. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
Tickets are on sale for “Battle Born — Nevada Proud!,” scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Donato Cabrera is set to conduct the Las Vegas Philharmonic in a concert celebrating the 150th anniversary of the state of Nevada. Tickets are $25 to $94. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
The Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive, is scheduled to host a performance by the Russian music and dance ensemble group Golden Gates at 6 p.m. Jan. 18. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Call 702-455-7340.
The Las Vegas Improvisation Players plan a comedy and music improv show at 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at the American Heritage Academy, 6126 S. Sandhill Road. Tickets are $10 at the door, which is set to open at 6:40 p.m.
West Coast Swing is scheduled Jan. 19 at the Italian American Club, 2333 E. Sahara Ave. Doors are set to open at 5 p.m., a lesson is scheduled at 5:30 p.m., and open dancing is set to begin at 6 p.m. Admission is $6. Visit iacvegas.com or call 702-457-3866.
“Shatner’s World: We Just Live In It” is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $29 to $150. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
The Las Vegas Little Theatre is set to show “Barefoot in the Park” through Jan. 26 on the Mainstage, 3920 Schiff Drive. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for students and seniors. Visit lvlt.org or call the box office at 702-362-7996.
“Nevada Reflections: The Silver State in Black & White,” a photo exhibition featuring landscape photography by Cody Brothers, is set to be on display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through Jan. 20 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The event is free with paid admission to the preserve. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.
The College of Southern Nevada Fine Arts Gallery, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., plans to present its annual Juried Student Exhibition through Jan. 24. The exhibition is set to feature student artwork made in connection with the CSN Fine Arts Department, art and art history courses with media including drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, jewelry and design. The exhibit is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Call 702-651-4146.
The Stratosphere, 2000 Las Vegas Blvd. South, plans to offer free passes to its indoor and outdoor observation decks every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in January to locals with a valid Nevada ID. Admission for children accompanied by an adult is also free. Passes are set to be issued at the Stratosphere ticketing booth near Roxy’s Diner. The tower is open from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday to Thursday and 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Call 702-380-7777.
“Reflections of the Ebony Guys, Dolls & Techs,” a selection of historical photos of black chorus line performers and behind-the-scenes workers, is set to be on display during regular business hours through Jan. 25 at the West Las Vegas Arts Center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-4800.
“Year of the Horse,” an annual invitational art exhibition honoring Chinese New Year, is set to be on display by appointment only through Feb. 22 at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. An artist’s reception is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6. Visit artslasvegas.org, or call 702-229-1012.
Ballroom dancing is planned from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays at the Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road. Music is provided by Boyd Coulter’s Good Times Band. The cost is $4 per person. Call 702-795-8140.
An artist reception for the exhibit “Drawing with Paint” by artist Elizabeth Casper is planned for 5 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. The exhibit explores Casper’s recent works in an Impressionist style, including children, landscapes and animals. The exhibit is set to run during regular library hours Jan. 23-April 1. Call 702-507-3710.
Vicki Lawrence plans to perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25-26 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and convenience fees, and can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming box office, by calling 702-636-7075 or by visiting suncoastcasino.com.
Elvis Monroe is scheduled to perform Americana pop and rock hits Jan. 30 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., for guests 21 or older. Doors are set to open at 8 p.m. Admission is free. Visit redrock.sclv.com.
The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to present “Coppelia, or The Girl with the Enamel Eyes” May 9 and 10 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Call 702-749-2000.
An Open Mic Night is set from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays at Grape Street Cafe, 7501 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Musicians, comedians and magicians are welcome to take the mic and show off their talents. Jason Hutchings, a local musician and songwriter, produces and hosts the events. To go along with it, Grape Street offers a reverse happy hour, with half off appetizers and buy-one-get-one free glasses of wine or beer. Call 702-228-9463.
The Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive, plans to offer free entertainment from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays unless otherwise noted. Visit suncoastcasino.com.
Line dance lessons are scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursdays (dark Jan. 23) in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com.
Live complimentary music is scheduled at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. Pizza Lounge plans to host music from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays. View Wine Bar & Kitchen at the Market LV plans music from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. La Casa Cigars & Lounge has a Cuban jazz band scheduled from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays, a saxophonist from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Thursdays, jazz and Motown from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and the Sinatra Band from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturdays. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.
Bluesman Bobby Jonz is set to headline a Celebrity Guests Dinner Show from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at The Mad Greek Cafe, 8565 W. Sahara Ave. The show is free to diners. Call 702-242-7669 for reservations.
The Las Vegas Farmers Market is open from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Gardens Park, 10401 Garden Park Drive, and Wednesdays at Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive. Find produce from regional farmers, baked goods and artisan crafts. Visit lasvegasfarmersmarket.com or call 702-562-2676.
The fresh52 Farmers Market at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd., is set to operate from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Visit fresh52.com.
Dave Ritz is slated to perform from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays and 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays in T-Bones Chophouse at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777. Sophia Maria is scheduled from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays, and Rick Duarte from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturdays.
Josh Royse is set to perform from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at Onyx Bar inside Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com.
Daniel Park is set to perform from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in the Onyx Bar at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777.
Zowie Bowie featuring Chris Phillips is scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. Fridays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 10 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com.
Ashley Red is scheduled to perform from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., for guests 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com.