Nevada State Museum, 700 Twin Lakes Drive, will present "Entertainers of Classic Las Vegas," featuring a discussion with Pete Barbutti and Bill Acosta, on Wednesday, beginning with a reception at 6 p.m., followed by the program at 7 (486-5205).
The Burnt Toast II Toastmasters club meets at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Desert Pines Golf Club, 3415 E. Bonanza Road (455-2179).
The Early Risers Toastmasters club meets at 6:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Century 21 Money-World, Suite 100, 8020 W. Sahara Ave. (699-4131).
The Windjammers Toastmasters club meets at 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Denny’s, 3081 S. Maryland Parkway (876-6842).
The Yucca Mountaineers Toastmasters club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at 1160 Town Center Drive, Suite 320 (821-8785).
The Bachelors/Bachelorettes Toastmasters club meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Calico Jack’s, 8200 W. Charleston Blvd. (217-8199).
The To Your Health! Toastmasters club meets at 12:05 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at the Southern Nevada Health District, 625 Shadow Lane (759-1105).
The Voice Links Toastmasters club meets at noon Thursdays at Embarq, 330 S. Valley View Blvd. (493-0695).
The I’ll Drink To That Toastmasters club meets at 6 p.m. Thursdays at StakeOut, 4800 S. Maryland Parkway (454-7367).
The Premier Toastmasters club meets at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Coldwell Bankers Premier Realty, 8290 W. Sahara Ave., second-floor training room (806-3605).
The Starmasters Toastmasters club meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Abundant Life Seventh-day Adventist Center, 1720 N. J St. (395-8728).
The Speak Easy Toastmasters club meets at noon on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Gibson Library, 280 S. Water St., Henderson (267-1518).
The Lion’s Roar Toastmasters Club meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month in the Human Resources conference room at the MGM Grand, 3799 Las Vegas Blvd. South (256-1699).
The Carpe Momentum Toastmasters Club meets at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Centex Training Room, 3606 N. Rancho Drive (515-3266).
The Vocal Vegans Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at the Clark County Government Center, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway (455-1606).
RETIRED OFFICERS’ WIVES CLUB
The Retired Officers’ Wives Club will meet for bridge on Wednesday at the Nellis Officer’s Club. Reservations are required (360-8088).
The Las Vegas Central Rotary Club meets for lunch at noon Wednesdays at the Las Vegas Country Club, 3000 Joe W. Brown Drive (734-1122).
EXECUTIVE LEADS CLUB
The Executive Leads Club meets at 7 a.m. Wednesdays at Becker’s Lakeside, 8603 W. Sahara Ave. (255-8891).
BRITISH AUTO CLUB
The British Auto Club of Las Vegas will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Blue Ox Tavern, 5825 W. Sahara Ave. All those with an interest in British cars may attend (438-6764).
CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE
The Las Vegas Civil War Round Table will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort, 500 E. Washington Ave. Roger Price will speak on "The Remarkable Career of ‘Old Blizzards’ " (858-9963).
Professor Ben Lawton of Purdue University will present "Screening the Mafia (Why is ‘Italian-American’ Synonymous with Organized Crime?)" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Barrick Museum auditorium at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. The event is part of the University Forum free lecture series (895-3401)
The Las Vegas Kiwanis Club meets at 12:15 p.m. Wednesdays at Marie Callender’s, 4875 W. Flamingo Road (839-9509).
Junior League of Las Vegas will have a Halloween-themed Murder Mystery Dinner Party fundraiser at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the Planet Hollywood Restaurant at the Forum Shops at Caesars, 3500 Las Vegas Blvd. South (822-6536).
The Las Vegas Songwriters Association meets at 6:45 p.m. Thursdays at the Cabana Mobile Home Park clubhouse, 5303 E. Twain Ave. (223-7255).
The 10-13 Club of Las Vegas, for retired New York City police officers and law enforcement personnel from other jurisdictions, will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Italian American Club, 2333 E. Sahara Ave. (436-4862).
Around the Valley includes meetings, events and other activities presented by local nonprofit organizations and clubs. Qualified organizations should submit complete written information at least 10 days before the desired publication date. For more information, contact Melissa O’Neill at 383-0265 or write c/o Las Vegas Review-Journal, P.O. Box 70, Las Vegas, NV 89125.