Residents can expand their knowledge about travel at weekly Wine, Cheese and Learn events set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Las Vegas Resorts International ViewPointe Executive Suites, 8275 S. Eastern Ave., Suite 200.
The event is free and open to the public.
To reserve a space, call 938-0472 or email karen@lasvegasresorts
Free weekly movies planned at library
Spend Tuesday afternoons at free movie screenings planned for 1 p.m. at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road.
Today, the planned screening is “Beachhead.”
On June 14, “The Sweet Smell of Success” is scheduled to be shown.
For more information, call 507-3459.
Learn to cut costs at Couponing 101
Interested in getting a slice of the couponing craze?
Learn the ins and outs of maximizing deals and discounts during Couponing 101, planned for 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Enterprise Library, 25 E. Shelbourne Ave.
The free course is hosted by Jackie Landy, coupon expert and the force behind myvegasmommy.com.
Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more information, visit lvccld.org or call 507-3760.
Sign up for grant writing class
The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension plans a Nuts and Bolts of Grant Writing session from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and June 28 at the Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road.
Nonprofit and government organization participants will learn how to develop a community needs assessment; set goals; write outcome objectives; create a working budget; develop a budget; and write a budget narrative.
The class instructor is Pamela Kahn-Van Pelt, a grant and resource specialist for the Cooperative Extension.
Space is limited. Register by calling 257-5502 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. There is a $25 fee due the day of the class to cover the cost of materials.
Golf tournament to benefit
Down Syndrome charity
The 14th annual Down Syndrome Charity Golf Tournament is set for a
1:30 p.m. shotgun start Friday at the Siena Golf Club, 10575 Siena Monte Ave.
Proceeds will benefit the Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada.
A regular foursome is $600, and an individual entry fee is $150. The entry fee includes range balls, 18 holes, a cart, refreshments on the course, a player’s bag, a polo shirt, one raffle ticket and the awards dinner.
For more information, visit dsosn.org or call 648-1990.
Summerlin Art Festival
calling for artisans
Artists who work in a variety of media and styles are invited to apply for participation in the 17th Summerlin Art Festival, scheduled for Sept. 24 and 25 at Summerlin Centre Community Park, 1800 S. Town Center Drive.
The free, annual outdoor festival usually attracts more than 20,000 art lovers.
Past artist participants have included painters, jewelers, sculptors and fine craftsmen.
More than 100 artists are expected to participate.
In addition to the artists, the festival also will feature live entertainment, chalk art and a variety of food and beverage options.
Additional information, including application information, is available at summerlinartfestival.com.
The application deadline is Friday, and application fee is $25 for this juried show.