Area briefing

SEMINAR TO FOCUS ON WORKPLACE VIOLENCE PREVENTION

AlliedBarton Security Services and HR Plus have teamed up with NC4 to host a free workplace violence prevention seminar slated for 7 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd.

The seminar will feature several speakers from the participating organizations who will focus on how to prevent workplace violence tragedies and provide information on employee assistance programs for threat cases.

Call 714-260-0805 or email Jennie Stein at jennie.stein@alliedbarton.com to RSVP by Friday.

INJURED POLICE OFFICER’S FUND PLANS GOLF EVENT TO RAISE MONEY, AWARENESS

The Injured Police Officer’s Fund plans to host the sixth annual John & Goldie Moran Golf Classic Monday at the Bali Hai Golf Club, 5160 Las Vegas Blvd. South.

The fundraiser seeks to provide a fun-filled day while raising awareness for the Injured Police Officer’s Fund’s mission to assist the families of Nevada police officers who were injured or killed in the line of duty.

Raffle prizes will be given away during a barbecue luncheon after the golf event.

Team entry fees are $600 per foursome, and individual golfers pay $150. Registration is set for 7 a.m., and a shotgun scramble is scheduled for 8 a.m.

Sponsorship opportunities also are available, ranging from $500 to $10,000.

For early registration or to contribute raffle items, contact Minddie Lloyd at 380-2840.

RADON AWARENESS EVENTS TO INCLUDE FREE TEST KITS FOR ATTENDEES

The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the Nevada State Health Division plan a radon awareness presentation from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Cooperative Extension’s Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100.

Attendees will receive a free short-term radon test kit.

Two other presentations are planned for 2 to 3 p.m. Nov. 28 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, and noon to 1 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Boulder City Library, 701 Adams Blvd. in Boulder City.

Radon is said to be the leading cause of lung cancer for nonsmokers.

For more information, visit www.unce.unr.edu/areas/southern or radonnv.com, or contact radon program coordinator Laura Au-Yeung at 257-5550 or au-yeungl@unce.unr.edu.

CPR AND DEFIBRILLATOR TRAINING SESSIONS PLANNED AT ACTIVE ADULT CENTER

Las Vegas Fire & Rescue plans to offer free compression-only CPR and automated external defibrillator training from 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday and 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at the Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive.

The training events are available to center members. Space is limited and registration is required.

An annual Centennial Hills Active Adult Center membership is $2.

For more information or to register, call 229-1702.

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