MARCH 10 COUPONING COURSE PLANNED
A free, intermediate course on couponing is planned for 10:30 a.m. March 10 at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive.
Topics to be discussed include drug store freebies, maximizing savings via rolling store rewards, planning shopping trips and creating multiple-transaction shopping lists.
The event is to be hosted by local experts with the Frugal Ferret.
For more information or to register, visit frugalferret.com.
CENTENNIAL HILLS ROTARY CLUB TO MEET
The Centennial Hills Rotary Club of Las Vegas meets at 7 a.m. Wednesdays at the Silverstone Golf Club, 8600 Cupp Drive.
The weekly breakfast meetings include guest speakers, networking, education workshops and service projects.
For more information, call club president Ray Jansma at 210-5254 or visit crclv.org.
VOLUNTEERS TO OFFERS ASSISTANCE
WITH TAX PREPARATION
Low- to moderate-income residents in Ward 6 can have their taxes prepared for free thanks to the city of Las Vegas.
Schedule an appointment through the office of City Councilman Steve Ross, Ward 6, for assistance from certified Internal Revenue Service volunteers at the Centennial Hills Community Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive.
Individuals whose income is $50,000 or less are eligible.
Participants are to bring valid identification, all 2011 W-2 and 1099 forms, day care payment records and any other tax-relevant materials.
If filing jointly, both spouses must be present.
For more information, contact Tuesday James at 229-5463 or Michelle Thackston at 229-6154.
MAMMOVAN SCHEDULED TO OFFER
LOW-COST BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS
Thanks to a $10,000 grant from Food 4 Less, Nevada Health Center’s Mammovan is scheduled to offer low- to no-cost breast cancer screenings at selected Food 4 Less locations.
Stops are scheduled from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 6 at 4965 E. Sahara Ave.; March 7 and May 1 at 8180 Las Vegas Blvd. South; June 5 and Sept. 4 at 1301 S. Boulder Highway; June 14 at 4001 S. Decatur Blvd.; Aug. 16 at 1955 N. Nellis Blvd.; and Nov. 21 at 2255 Las Vegas Blvd. North.
For more information, visit nvhealthcenters.org.
BABY’S BOUNTY RECEIVES DONATION
Baby’s Bounty has received an anonymous donation of $75,000.
The nonprofit group was founded in 2008 and serves needy mothers by providing items such as portable cribs, car seats, clothing and diapers. To date, it has helped more than 1,500 newborns.
For more information about Baby’s Bounty, call 485-2229 or visit babysbounty.org.
WESTSIDE NEWCOMERS CLUB
PLANS MEETING march 7
The Westside Newcomers Club, a social group for women who have lived in the area for 10 years or less or for those who have life-changing events such as retirement, plans to host a coffee event for prospective members in the Social Hall at Desert Spring United Methodist Church, 120 N. Pavilion Center Drive, at 9:30 a.m. March 7.
A luncheon with a program is planned for the second Wednesday of each month. For more information, visit westsidenewcomersclub.org or call 649-8536.