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Recreation briefs

Karate classes for participants 16 or older are set to begin at 6:30 p.m. today at the Walnut Recreation Center, 3075 N. Walnut Road.

The classes are scheduled from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 26. The price is $37 for the sessions. For more information, call 455-8402.

Wetlands Park offers guided walk

A series of guided nature walks wraps up this weekend. The final hike of the series is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. to noon Saturday at Clark County Wetlands Park, 7050 Wetlands Park Lane.

The guided walks are designed for parents to attend with their elementary- and middle school-aged children. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

To register, call the park’s information center at 455-7522.


Pickle ball play is scheduled from
12:30 to 2:30 p.m. April 26 at the Paradise Recreation Center, 4775 S. McLeod Drive. The game is a combination of lawn tennis, badminton and tennis.

Participation is for seniors 50 or older and is free, but players must sign up for a free Cactus Room membership card. For more information, call 455-7513.


Southern Nevada Gymkhana is set to host equestrian competitions involving timed and pattern-oriented races, such as barrel races, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Horseman’s Park, 5800 E. Flamingo Road.

The event is free for spectators. For more information, call 455-8206 or visit equineeventlv.com.


The city of Henderson plans to celebrate International Migratory Bird Day from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, 350 E. Galleria Drive.

The event includes workshops on birding basics and is free for all ages.

For more information or a schedule of events, visit cityofhenderson.com.

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