MAYOR GOODMAN, COUNCILMAN ROSS
TO CHAT WITH RESIDENTS AT WAFFLES CAFE
Ward 6 residents looking to meet and chat with Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman will have the opportunity to do so at 8 a.m. May 21 at the Waffles Cafe, 6446 N. Durango Drive, Suite 150 .
City Councilman Steve Ross is scheduled to attend the event.
For more information, visit lasvegasnevada.gov .
CHURCH TO HOST FREE FOOD PANTRY EVENT EACH SATURDAY MORNING
Truth Christian Ministries International, a nondenominational worship center , is to host a free food pantry from 9-11 a.m. each Saturday at 5101 N. Rainbow Blvd .
Food, diapers, clothing and health-care products are to be offered to needy individuals . Appointments are required. Donations are also accepted.
For more information, visit tcmii.com or call 396-3189 .
MOTHER’S DAY EVENT PLANNED AT CHURCH
Celebrate Mother’s Day at Muffins with Mom , planned for 10 a.m. Sunday at Truth Christian Ministries International , 5101 N. Rainbow Blvd .
Doughnuts, juice and coffee are to be served at the free event. For more information, visit tcmii.com or call 396-3189 .
COUNCILMAN ROSS TO ATTEND
TURTLE ROCK HOA MEETING
Las Vegas City Councilman Steve Ross of Ward 6 is scheduled to attend a Turtle Rock Homeowners Association meeting set for 6 p.m. May 24 at 6628 Sky Pointe Drive , Suite 290.
To have Ross attend a future HOA meeting, call Michelle Thackston at 229-6154.
CARD GAME PLANNED
at Centennial Hills Library
Kids are welcome to a Yu-Gi-Oh! cards duel planned for 11 a.m. May 19 at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive. For more information, call 507-6100 .
KIRIGAMI CLASS SET FOR KIDS
Kids ages 6-11 are welcome to learn Kirigami , a variation of origami that includes the making of paper toys , at 4 p.m. Monday at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive.
For more information, call 507-6100 .
EVENTS SET AT ACTIVE ADULT CENTER
May features several events for members of the Centennial Hills Active Adult Center , 6601 N. Buffalo Drive .
n A Cinco de Mayo lunch is planned for 11:30 a.m. Wednesday . The fee is $8.
n The film “The Iron Lady ,” rated PG-13 and starring Meryl Streep , is planned for 10 a.m. Monday . The event is free .
n A potluck is planned for 11:30 a.m. May 21. Bring a dish to share .
n A group is gather to make and can strawberry jam at 9 a.m. May 25. The fee is $3 .
For more information, call 229-1702 .
TEEN BOOK CLUB TO MEET
The Teen Book Club is planned for noon Saturday at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive. For more information, call 507-6100 .
SOUTHERN NEVADA HEALTH DISTRICT
CLOSES MAIN FACILITY
The Southern Nevada Health District has suspended operations at its main facility at 625 Shadow Lane as a result of an engineering report that found that the main building lacks an internal support system and may be unsafe to occupy.
The closure impacts only services in the main building. Services provided in the outlying buildings on the campus are not affected, and services will continue to be available at public health centers in East Las Vegas, Henderson, the Cambridge Community Outreach Center and at service sites throughout the valley.
Updated information on service availability also is available at
southernnevadahealthdistrict.org or by calling 759-4636 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
A number of client services are available at other locations.
n Birth and death records at the East Las Vegas Public Health Center and the Henderson Public Health Center.
n Health cards at the East Las Vegas Public Health Center and the Cambridge Community Outreach Center.
n HIV/AIDS testing at the East Las Vegas Public Health Center and the Henderson Public Health Center
n Immunization clinic at the East Las Vegas Public Health Center and the Henderson Public Health Center.
n Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic at the East Las Vegas Public Health Center and the Henderson Public Health Center.
Services that have been temporarily suspended include: Food and pool plan review; individual sewage disposal system plan review; loan certifications for private water supplies and sewage disposal systems plan review; and parcel maps plan review.
The health district is anticipating these suspended services will be operational soon, and the environmental health staff does not foresee an adverse impact on any local businesses.