IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District plans to host a Native American heritage celebration for ages 5 to 11 at 4 p.m. Nov. 5 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive, and for ages 6 to 11 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Songs, stories, games and crafts are planned. Learn common words in English that came from Native Americans. Call 702-507-3710 (Rainbow) or 702-507-3630 (Sahara West).
Children in kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to the LEGO Club meeting scheduled at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, from 4 to 5 p.m. Nov. 5. The club meets the first Tuesday of the month. Build creations inspired by the story of the month. Call 702-507-3860.
“Mulan” is set to screen at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, from noon to 2 p.m. Nov. 6. Bring a picnic lunch or snack. Call 702-507-3863.
Nashville Unplugged plans to present Anthony Smith at 8 p.m. Nov. 8 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Cover charge is $5 at the door for guests 21 or older. Wynn Varble is scheduled for Nov. 15 and Bobby Tomberlin for Nov. 22.
The fresh52 Farmers & Artisan Market at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd., plans to host an Autumn Harvest Festival from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 9. A beer truck, chef demonstrations, live entertainment, children’s arts and crafts, a petting zoo, a chili taste-off and a farmers and artisan market are planned. Admission is free. Visit fresh52.com.
“Satchmo — Tribute to Louis Armstrong,” starring trumpeter Dave Simms, is set for 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9-10 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
“The Hunger Games” is set to screen from 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Call 702-507-3860.
A Fall Bazaar is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at Grace in the Desert Episcopal Church, 2004 Spring Gate Lane. Expect crafts, food and children’s rides and games. Call 702-838-7444.
Free guitar classes are scheduled from noon to 1 p.m. the first three Sundays of each month through the end of the year at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The next sessions are set for Nov. 10 and 17. No classes are planned in December. Arrive at 11:45 a.m. with a playable guitar and a guitar pick. Call 702-533-3611.
The Nevada Camera Club Members Show is scheduled during regular library hours through Nov. 12 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. Call 702-507- 3710.
Signature Productions plans to present “Guys and Dolls” at the Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, through Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Nov. 9 and 16. A captioned night for the deaf and hard of hearing is set for 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. Tickets are $30 for adults, $28 for seniors 60 or older and students 13 or older and $20 for children 3 to 12. Visit signatureproductions.net and click on “Tickets,” or for groups of 20 or more, call 702-878-7529.
November entertainment is scheduled at Addison’s Lounge in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. All shows are free and set to begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. The slated lineup includes: Deja Vu, Nov. 8-9; Carmine Mandia, Nov. 15-16; Robbie Howard, Nov. 22-23; Klique Band, Nov. 29-30; Wes Winters, 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays; and Mark O’Toole, 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 702-507-5900.
J.C. Wooloughan’s Irish Pub in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to feature live music Fridays and Saturdays starting at 9 p.m. Upcoming acts scheduled include: Mullaney, Nov. 8-9; Rockin’ Mockers, Nov. 15-16; 3 Digit IQ, Nov. 22-23; and Motor City, Nov. 29-30. Call 702-869-7725.
The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to feature More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete at 11 p.m. Nov. 8-9; More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and DnD Project at 11 p.m. Nov. 15-16; More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and DnD Project at 11 p.m. Nov. 22-23; and DnD Project at 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete at 10 p.m. Nov. 29-30. Mark B is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call 702-507-5900.
The annual Woodturners exhibition is set to run through Dec. 8 during regular library hours at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. View the craftsmanship and skill of the association’s members, including lathe-turned wood, wood vessels, wood boxes with inlay and other creations. Call 702-507-3860.
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 exhibited prior to this exhibit. Call 702-507-3630.
“Canon21,” a photography exhibit by Jose Bellver, is planned 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.
WORTH A DRIVE
An installment of the Audi Speaker Series featuring Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $24 to $79. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
The UNLV Community Concert Band and the UNLV New Horizons Band are set to perform from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $8 to $10, with discounts available for seniors, military personnel, UNLV faculty and staff members and students. Visit pac.unlv.edu or call 702-895-2787.
“Pow Wow Portraits,” an exhibition of large-format photographs by Lamar Marchese, is set to be on display during regular business hours from Nov. 7 to Jan. 5 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3400.
The exhibit “Flores para el Día de los Muertos (Flowers for the Day of the Dead)” is set to feature work by local Hispanic-American artists exploring flowers and other objects as part of the annual Day of the Dead celebration. The exhibit is scheduled at Chamber Gallery at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., through Nov. 7. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.
The 29th annual Madrigal & Chamber Choir Festival featuring the UNLV Chamber Chorale and high school choirs from the Clark County School District is scheduled at 4 and 7 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit pac.unlv.edu or call 702-895-2787.
The Las Vegas Contemporary Dance Theater is set to perform new works at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. The performance will include “Firebird,” with music by Igor Stravinsky, choreographed by founder/artistic director Bernard H. Gaddis. Tickets are $24 to $79. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
The Spanish-language theater group AVACT Latino plans to present the comedy “Divorciadas Jajajaja” at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive, at 7 p.m. Nov. 8-9. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 the day of the show. Tickets can be purchased in person or at clarkcountynv.gov/parksregistration.
The Grape Expectations Blind Wine Auction to benefit the programs of the Family Institute of Nevada is scheduled for 6 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at Faciliteq interiors, 817 S. Main St. Admission is two bottles of the same wine, one of which will be covered for a blind tasting and the other auctioned off. RSVP at 702-629-7024 or email@example.com.
Corvette enthusiasts with the Vegas Valley Vettes have scheduled their second annual Turkey Shoot and Car Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Clark County Shooting Complex, 11357 N. Decatur Blvd. Participants are expected make a $5 per-shot donation to benefit homeless veterans in Las Vegas. Contact group president Jim Wolf at 702-494-9653.
The Jewish Repertory Theatre of Nevada is set to present “Wiesenthal,” a one-man play telling the story of war-criminal hunter Simon Wiesenthal, at 8 p.m. Nov. 9 and 2 p.m. Nov. 10 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $38 to $42. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
The Ward 5 fishing derby is scheduled for 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 9 at Lorenzi Park, 3333 W. Washington Ave. Registration is required by noon on Nov. 6. To register, call 702-229-5443. Visit lasvegasnevada.gov.
The Artz to Go bus is scheduled from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at Lorenzi Park, 3333 W. Washington Ave. Art teachers are set to provide free art instruction, books and snacks to children. Visit cityoftheworld.org or call 702-523-5306.
Performances of Green Day’s “American Idiot” are scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8 and 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Judy Bayley Theatre at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $30 for the general public and $25 for students, seniors and military personnel. The performances are set to benefit the Nevada Conservatory Theatre at UNLV. Visit pac.unlv.edu or call 702-895-2787.
The Las Vegas Brass Band is scheduled to play in the Chrome Showroom inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, at 7 p.m. Nov. 9. The cover charge is $15. Visit sclv.com/concerts.
The city of Henderson is slated to present the Henderson Stroll ‘n’ Roll from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at Paseo Verde Park, 1851 Paseo Verde Parkway; Discovery Park, 2011 Paseo Verde Parkway; and the Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Parkway. Henderson is slated to close its streets to motorized traffic to allow the community to gather in the streets for demonstrations and activities to promote healthy living. Visit hendersonlive.com.
A Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society Masterworks concert is scheduled at 3 p.m. Nov. 10 in the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $18 for adults, $12 for seniors, disabled residents and military personnel or $8 for students with ID. Visit pac.unlv.edu or call 702-895-2787.
Legacy X, a Las Vegas-based community project, has planned a 5K and 1-mile run for 9 a.m. Nov. 10 at the History Walk Path inside Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road. The run will be a warm-up race to prepare for the Las Vegas Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon. The event will feature live entertainment and vendors. To register, visit active.com/las-vegas-nv/running/legacy-x-5k-and-amp-1-mile-fun-walk-2013.
Las Vegas Solari Hospice Care is scheduled to host its annual Celebration of Life service from 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The event honors the lives of hospice patents who died from Sept. 1, 2012, through Aug. 31, 2013. The service will include comments from hospice care administrators and a reading of patients’ names. Live music and refreshments will also be provided. Call 702-870-0000.
A Wetlands Park Discovery Hike Woof Walk is planned for 9:15 a.m. Nov. 10 at Wetlands Park, 7050 E. Wetlands Park Lane. A park nature guide will take hikers on a family scavenger hunt/adult quest with a fall theme. Participation is free, but registration is required. Additional hikes are planned for 9:15 a.m. Nov. 16 (Connecting to Place) and 6 a.m. Nov. 23 ( Beaver: An Unexpected Resident). Visit wetlandspark.eventbrite.com to sign up.
“Sculptural Patterns: Life, Nature, and Reflections from the World We Live In,” featuring work by Bobbie Ann Howell, is scheduled at the Grand Gallery at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., through Nov. 14. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.
The Las Vegas Little Theatre is set to show “It Runs in the Family” through Nov. 17 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.
Left of Center Art Gallery is set to host “Perceptions in Translation” through Nov. 23 at 2207 W. Gowan Road. The art installations from “three unique artists with similar ethnic backgrounds” are to be open to the public from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Call gallery director Marylou Evans at 702-647-7378.
The Children’s Book Illustrators Exhibit is scheduled through Nov. 30 in the Mayors Gallery of the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. 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.
“Wildlife Preserved,” an exhibition of 50 taxidermied animals, including wolverines, jaguars and ostriches, is set to be on display during regular business hours through Dec. 1 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The cost is included with regular admission to the preserve. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.
A display of Shari Bray’s saggar-fired ceramics is set to be on display through Dec. 17 at the Enterprise Library 25 E. Shelbourne Ave. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3760.
Children 5 to 11 are invited to the LEGO Club meeting scheduled at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive, from 4 to 5 p.m. Nov. 12. Build creations based on the day’s theme. Call 702-507-3710.
A Mad Science program is planned for ages 6 to 11 from 4 to 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Call 702-507-3860.
A new exhibit, “Historic Rhode Island” by Leonard G. Iannacone, is set for Nov. 14 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.
Comedian Robert Klein is slated to appear at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16-17 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
Mickie Finnz Fish House & Bar and The Animal Network plan their Pins for Pets Bowling, Brew & BBQ fundraiser for 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. The event is set to include two hours of bowling (including rental shoes), a pitcher of brew per lane for those 21 or older, barbecue by Mickie Finnz Fish House & Bar, a variety of silent auction items, mystery prizes and more. Proceeds will go toward veterinary bills, boarding, spay/neuter, food, supplies, marketing materials and other needs of successfully adopting out homeless pets. Tickets are $25 per person in advance or $100 per lane for up to five people at animalnetwork-lv.com or by calling 702-525-4707. Tickets will be $30 per person at the door while supplies last.
Fern Adair Conservatory of the Arts, 3265 E. Patrick Lane, plans a holiday performance at the 25th annual Festival of Trees & Lights at 2 p.m. Nov. 23 at Paris Las Vegas, 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. South, inside the Rivoli Ballroom. It will benefit the Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada. The black-tie-optional celebration will include dinner, entertainment, holiday displays and live auctions. Tickets are $275. Visit dsosn.org or fernadair.com. Holiday performances of “A Fairy Tale Christmas” are set for 2 p.m. Dec. 14-15 at the Children’s Theatre Workshop at the conservatory’s Studio D. Tickets are $3. The show is scheduled to feature many well-known fairy tale characters, such as the three little pigs, the big, bad wolf, Cinderella and the fairy godmother. Call 702-458-7575 to reserve tickets.
The comedians from “Chelsea Lately,” Chris Franjola, James Davis, Brad Wollack and Fortune Fiemster, plan to take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23-24 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
Bill Haley’s Original Comets are set to perform at 4 p.m. Nov. 23 in the Grand Ballroom at the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. Tickets are $15. Purchase them at the casino cashier or by call 702-507-5980.
Desperado – the Premiere Eagles Tribute Band is slated to perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 and 4 p.m. Nov. 24 in the Grand Ballroom at the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. Tickets are $15. Purchase them at the casino cashier or by call 702-507-5980.
An Evening of Pop and Doo Wop is set for 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
Pop music group All-4-One is slated to perform at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7-8 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
The Sun City Musicmakers plan to perform a holiday concert at 7 p.m. Dec. 14 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $8 and may be purchased at the community center monitor stations at Desert Vista, 10360 Sun City Blvd.; Mountain Shadows, 9107 Del Webb Blvd.; and Pinnacle, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. or call 702-255-4738, 702-645-8534 or 702-750-8783.
The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to perform “The Nutcracker” Dec. 14-22 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets start at $42. Call 702-749-2000.
The Nevada School of Dance plans perform “The Nutcracker” Dec. 20-21 at Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School’s Performing Arts Center, 2015 S. Hualapai Way. Call 702-248-1288 or visit nevadaschoolofdance.org.
The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to present “Coppelia, or The Girl with the Enamel Eyes” May 9-10, 2014, at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are scheduled to go on sale Dec. 14. 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 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Visit 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.
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.
The Peelers are scheduled to perform Saturdays for guests 21 or older in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 10 p.m. Visit redrock.sclv.com.