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Henderson/Anthem Neighborhood News for Feb. 26-March 4

coin SEMINAR scheduled for march 20

A seminar on coins is scheduled for 6 p.m. March 20 at the Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Parkway. The workshop is expected to explore historical facts about coins and what makes them valuable. Participants must be 18 or older.

For more information, visit cityofhenderson.com.

COUNCILWOMAN SCHEDULES MEETING

Henderson City Councilwoman Gerri Schroder is scheduled to have her Ward 1 Neighborhood Connection meeting at 6 p.m. March 21 at the Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 Racetrack Road.

Schroder is expected to share updates about the city and answer questions from residents. Representatives from city departments also are expected to attend.

For more information, call 702-267-2085.

E BUNNY COLLECTING EASTER BASKETS

The E Bunny plans to begin delivering Easter baskets to agencies and shelters as early as March 18. Donated baskets can be dropped off by March 21 to an E Bunny drop-off site. For more information on drop-off sites, email ebunnylv@gmail or call 702-498-9808.

NEVADA PARTNERS RECEIVES DONATION

Toyota Financial Savings Bank and Toyota Financial Services recently donated $15,000 to Nevada Partners for its Community Revitalization and Youth Entrepreneurship. The nonprofit is expected to use the money to establish an asset development center and revitalization project.

HUMANA INC. COLLECTING
CLOTHING FOR VETERANS

Hosted by U.S. VETS-Las Vegas, the annual Veterans Stand Down is a grass-roots, community-based intervention program designed to help homeless veterans “combat” life on the streets. This year’s event is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 27 and 28 at the Cashman Center, 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North.

To help prepare for it, Humana Inc. plans to host a clothing drive. Shirts, pants, socks, undergarments and hats, along with duffel bags and tote bags are needed. Clothes should be dropped off to the Humana Guidance Centers by March 6 to allow for cleaning, sorting and necessary maintenance. In Henderson, donations can be dropped off at 1000 N. Green Valley Parkway, Suite 720.

Also, Vons plans to have collection bins through March 6 for those who wish to donate canned and nonperishable food to the veterans group.

For more information, visit usvetsinc.org/lasvegas.

STUDENTS TO SHOWCASE DESIGNS

The Junior League of Las Vegas has scheduled a student fashion show for 2 p.m. March 9 at the Fashion Show mall, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Students received donated materials and gift cards to make their costumes based on the theme “Into the Forest.”

Participating schools are Centennial High School, 10200 W. Centennial Parkway; Las Vegas High School, 6500 E. Sahara Ave.; Southwest Career and Technical Academy, 7050 W. Shelbourne Ave.; East Career and Technical Academy, 6705 Vegas Valley Drive; Green Valley High School, 460 N. Arroyo Grande Blvd.; and West Preparatory Academy, 2050 Saphire Stone Ave.

keeping kids safe project plans
event for this weekend

The Keeping Kids Safe Project is scheduled to have a child safety fair from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Ford Country, 280 N. Gibson Road.

The event is expected to feature free child fingerprinting and presentations by law enforcement agencies.

For more information, visit keeping
kidssafeproject.com.

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