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Summerlin Area Things To Do, May 21-27, 2015

IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

A reception for “All About Clay,” an exhibit by the Nevada Clay Guild, is set from 5 to 6:30 p.m. May 21 in The Studio at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The exhibit is set to run through July 21. Call 702-507-3630.

Beers with Beers is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 21 at the Porchlight Grille, 8416 W. Desert Inn Road, for residents 21 or older. Come chat with Ward 2 Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Beers about Ward 2 and the city. Visit lasvegasnevada.gov.

Distill A Local Bar, 10820 W. Charleston Blvd., plans to present local musicians from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays on the patio. The schedule is May 23, Rick Foell, and May 30, Nick Mattera. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit distillbar.com.

Footloose Friday is planned at 10:30 a.m. May 22 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Children ages 3 to 5 are invited to dance with scarves, shakers and rhythm sticks. Call 702-507-3860.

The program April Showers Bring Asian Flowers is planned for 11 a.m. May 22 and 23 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Call 702-507-3630.

A free screening of “Frozen” is scheduled for sundown May 22 at Downtown Summerlin, 1980 Festival Plaza Drive. The screening will kick off the new Downtown Summerlin Movie Series, which is planned for Thursday evenings, June 4-Aug. 27. Guests should bring their own seating. Food will be available for purchase. Call 702-832-1000 or visit downtownsummerlin.com.

Mistinguett Productions plans to present “Showgirl Follies V” at 7 p.m. May 23 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $18. Call 702-240-1301.

Downtown Summerlin plans to host Best of Battle of the Bands at 1 p.m. May 23 on Park Centre Drive near CREAM. This is a performance of the two top high school-age bands. The performance will celebrate the winner and runner-up from the Clark County School District Battle of the Bands competition. Florid is the winner from Green Valley High School, and Henniker is the runner-up from Palo Verde High School. Visit downtownsummerlin.com or call 702-832-1000.

The Gateway Arts Foundation and Dr. Carole Altman plan to present “I Know I Came In Here for Something,” a middle-aged musical comedy revue, at 2 p.m. May 24 at Temple Sinai, 9001 Hillpointe Road. Tickets are $20. Call 702-254-5110 or 702-616-9338.

The Victorian Railroad Ladies women’s club plans to meet from 5:30 to 8 p.m. May 27 at the Black Bear Diner, 6180 W. Tropicana Ave. Visit lasvegasrailroadsociety.org.

Teen Makerspace Lab is slated for 4 p.m. May 27 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Programs for children in grades 6-12 will focus on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. Call 702-507-3860.

Michael Green of the UNLV Department of History is scheduled to speak at 2 p.m. May 27 at Las Ventanas, 10401 W. Charleston Blvd. The event is free and open to the public. Green has written three books on the Civil War era and numerous books and scholarly and popular articles on the state of Nevada, the city of Las Vegas and the gaming history of the city, as well as politics. Additionally, he writes a regular column on legal matters and politics for Vegas Seven and is a researcher and consultant for The Mob Museum in downtown Las Vegas. Visit lasventanaslv.com/events or call 702-789-7487 to RSVP.

Drama Kids has scheduled two plays — “Pirates Beware” and “Mystery Under the Big Top” — to be performed by its kindergarten through fifth-grade students at the Summerlin Library Performing Arts Center, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, through May 29. The after-school drama group aspires to give children better public speaking skills and confidence in social settings. Tickets are free but limited. For showtime information or to request tickets, call 702-870-4354, ext. 1, or email lvdramakids@gmail.com. For more information about the program, visit dramakids.com/nv1.

Central Christian Church’s Summerlin congregation is scheduled to meet at Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School, 2015 S. Hualapai Way, at 9 and 10:30 a.m. and noon Sundays. Visit centralonline.tv/summerlin.

The Fabulous Las Vegas Scribes Membership Show is set to run through June 16 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, featuring calligraphy, letter arts and paper arts. Call 702-507-3860.

“Vegas Votes,” an exhibit by the Las Vegas News Bureau, is planned during regular library hours through July 26 at The Studio at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The exhibition was curated by the public and contains the most favored photographs from the fall showing featuring the Las Vegas News Bureau’s archived collection. Call 702-507-3630.

WORTH A DRIVE

Lutheran Social Services of Nevada plans its annual wine tasting event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 21 at Cili’s restaurant at Bali Hai Golf Course, 5160 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The fundraiser is set to includes signature appetizers, a silent live auction and a range of domestic and international wines to sample. Proceeds will go toward LSSN programs, such as the Open Air Pantry, The Empowerment Center and the Employment Tools program. General tickets are $65, and corporate sponsorships are $1,500. RSVP is required. Contact Derrick Felder at derrick@lssnv.org or 702-639-1730, ext. 777.

The Edward Kline Memorial Homeless Veterans Fund Inc. is assisting the Jewish War Veterans of the United States Post No. 64 with its annual Memorial Day week Poppy Drive. Donations are set to be accepted from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (longer at some locations) May 21, 22 and 24-26 at: Fresh & Easy stores at 9350 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 3053 N. Jones Blvd., 5639 Centennial Center Drive, 9475 W. Desert Inn Road; Smith’s stores at 9350 W. Flamingo Road and 3850 E. Flamingo Road; Vons at 820 S. Rampart Blvd.; Sam’s Club at 8080 W. Tropical Parkway and 7175 Spring Mountain Road (May 21, 24, 25); Glazier’s, 8525 W. Warm Springs Road (May 24 and 25); and noon to 4 p.m. at Albertsons, 10140 W. Flamingo Road.

Vegas PBS plans a Small Business Awards Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 21 at the Gold Coast, 4000 W. Flamingo Road. Visit vegaspbs.org/sba to register or call 702-799-1010, ext. 5363.

The city of Las Vegas plans to host its second annual Veterans Job Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 21 at the East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave. Employers can participate in the fair free. Employers with at least two available positions are asked to reserve a table at the job fair by completing the form at tinyurl.com/oo4ywm3. During the job fair, veterans will be welcomed from 9 to 11 a.m.; the fair will open to the public, including veterans, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Veterans are encouraged to bring resumes. Call 702-229-6315.

The nonprofit Henry’s Place Foundation plans to host the ninth annual Henry Prendes Charity Golf Classic at 1:30 p.m. May 22 at Spanish Trail Country Club, 5050 Spanish Trail Lane. The organization formed in 2006 to honor fallen Metropolitan Police Department Sgt. Henry Prendes. Proceeds raised will benefit Henry’s Place, a 14-acre camp and retreat facility for Las Vegas Valley at-risk youths, in Cedar City, Utah. Individuals can register for $200 and foursomes for $700. An awards dinner ceremony, a concert, a raffle drawing and a silent auction are planned. Nongolfers are invited to attend an afternoon cocktail and shopping reception set for 4 p.m. for $30 and stay for the ceremonial festivities. A portion of the registration fees are tax-deductible. The tournament is open to all ages and levels. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Visit henrysplace.org or call 702-296-5078.

The concert and fundraising event “Awaken … A Story Beyond Words” is planned for 7 p.m. May 22 at Domsky Glass Studio, 2758 S. Highland Drive, to benefit Cirque du Soleil performing artist and musician Sami Saula and his wife, Leslie, to help pay for their son’s extensive medical bills. Elann Saula, 4, was born with hypogammaglobulinemia, a disorder in which the body creates a level of antibodies too low to sustain a normal immune system. As a result, Elann must go for monthly, six-hour infusions to help fight viruses, toxins and bacteria. He will need these infusions for at least several more years. Sami Saula is a musician in “Ka” and has released a CD of world music titled “Awaken,” available at samisaula.com. The fundraiser is set to include a live glass-blowing demonstration and a raffle. Tickets are $68.27 at samisaula.com/elann.

Midnight Mayhem is scheduled from 6 to 11:30 p.m. May 22 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North. The event is aimed at providing a safe alternative to illegal street racing and is open to any street-legal vehicle and licensed driver. The fee is $15 to race or ride along and $5 for spectators. Visit lvms.com or call 702-632-8213.

The 15th annual Celebrating Life Awards Ceremony and Reception for artists 50 or older is scheduled from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 22 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Awards are set to be presented to artists in seven categories: drawing and pastel; painting; mixed media; photography; ceramics; sculpture; and watercolor/gouache. Call 702-229-6383.

The Broadway musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” is scheduled for 8 p.m. May 22 and 23 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Tickets start at $12. Visit cityofhenderson.com or call 702-267-4849.

The Sin City Opera plans to perform the opera “Hansel and Gretel” by Engelbert Humperdinck, at 7 p.m. May 22 and 23 and 2 p.m. May 24 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Visit clarkcountynv.gov or call 702-455-7340.

Theatre in the Valley plans to perform “Prescription: Murder” at 8 p.m. May 22 and 23 and at 2 p.m. May 24 at the theater, 10 W. Pacific Ave. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors. Call 702-558-7275 for reservations.

An Ice Cream Festival is planned from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 23 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Ice cream cones, sundaes, novelties and root beer floats are set to be available. Airbrush tattoos, a photo booth, a petting zoo, bingo and a bubble play station also are scheduled. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for those 4 or younger. Springs Preserve members receive half off admission. Visit springspreserve.org.

Hotel California: The Original Eagles Tribute is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 23 at the M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $19.99. Visit themresort.com/entertainment.

The Lake Mead National Recreation Area plans a lecture on the non-native species that have invaded the recreation area and what scientists are doing to protect Lake Mead at 11:30 a.m. May 23 and 24 at the visitor center, 601 Great Basin Highway. Admission is free. Call 702-293-8990.

Jackson, a wild burro born in Red Rock Canyon, will be at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159, at noon May 23. Entry into the park is $7 for residents.

The Rocky Mountain Gun Show is planned from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 23 and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 24 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $15. Visit rockymountaingunshow.com.

The Henderson Fire Department plans its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 23 and 24 at the Galleria at Sunset mall, 1300 W. Sunset Road. Proceeds are set to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Visit galleriaatsunset.com/event.

The seventh annual We Heart Maggie Golf Tournament is planned for 11:30 a.m. May 23 at the Rio Secco Golf Club, 2851 Grand Hills Drive. The event is set to include games, auctions, raffles and an awards banquet. The event is set to benefit the Children’s Heart Foundation and Maggie’s Garden. Visit weheartmaggie.com or call 702-967-3522.

The free Jazz in the Park Series plans to present Marc Antoine from 7 to 10 p.m. May 23 at the Clark County Government Center Amphitheater, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Spyro Gyra is scheduled for May 30 and Brubeck Brothers for June 6. Seating for those with picnic baskets, blankets and low-back chairs begins 6 p.m., with performances set to begin at 7 p.m. Food and drinks will be available for purchase on site. Visit clarkcountynv.gov/parksregistration.

The Fremont Street Experience Rock of Vegas concert series plans to feature free concerts through Labor Day Weekend. Scheduled headliners are: May 23, KC and The Sunshine Band on the Third Street Stage; May 30, Tonic and Vertical Horizon on the First Street Stage; June 13, Martha Davis and The Motels, The Tubes and The Smithereens on the Third Street Stage; June 27, Smash Mouth and Toad the Wet Sprocket on the First Street Stage; July 10, UFC Fight Week Concert with band to be announced on the Third Street Stage; July 18, Theory of a Deadman on the First Street Stage; Aug. 1, Spin Doctors and Cherry Poppin’ Daddies on the First Street Stage; and Sept. 6, Kansas and Blue Oyster Cult on the Third Street Stage. Concerts are set to begin at 9 p.m. Visit vegasexperience.com.

The High Roller at The Linq plans to offer free rides from May 23-25 for active duty military personnel and veterans with a valid military ID in honor of Memorial Day.

USO Night with the Las Vegas 51s is scheduled at 7 p.m. May 23 at Cashman Field, 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North. A portion of the ticket sales are set to benefit the USO. Tickets are available at goo.gl/jaSyZ2, using the promo code USO.

The Puerto Rican Association of Las Vegas’ 17th annual Memorial Day Festival is planned from noon to 8 p.m. May 24 at the Clark County Government Center Amphitheater, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Puerto Rican music and food are planned. General admission is $10 (free for children 10 or younger). No outside drinks/food or pets allowed. Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit association’s scholarship fund. Visit facebook.com/puertoricanassociationlv.

Poet Lee Mallory plans to present Sevens Live!, a new music, comedy and spoken-arts showcase, from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays inside the Cantina at the Silver Sevens, 4100 Paradise Road. Upcoming dates are May 25 and June 1. Admission is free with a one-drink minimum. Call 702-733-7300.

The Shoot to Salute Memorial Day shooting event and parking lot party is planned from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 25 at Machine Guns Vegas, 3501 Aldeberan Ave. A weenie roast and live raffle with more than $5,000 in prizes is planned with all proceeds to benefit combat disabled veterans through the nonprofit Wishes For Warriors. Supporters who choose to shoot will fire off a series of four firearms for precision and accuracy in an interactive event to support the nonprofit. Registration is $160 and includes M249 SAW Belt-fed machine gun (40 rounds), M4 (25 rounds), Shotgun (five rounds), Beretta (10 rounds), eye/ear protection, targets, $5 food ticket and $5 raffle ticket. A VIP package is $1,000. Call 877-955-4172 or visit machinegunsvegas.com.

The Las Vegas Singles Travel and Social Club plans to meet at 7 p.m. May 26 at the Tap House, 5589 W. Charleston Blvd. The group is for mature singles who are interested in local, national and international travel and meets the fourth Tuesday of every month. A half hour of social time is planned prior to the meeting, which consist of a short business portion, introduction of guests and that month’s speaker. May’s speaker is set to discuss a repositioning cruise from Florida to Amsterdam with stops in Portugal, France and Belgium. There is a small fee for members and guests to cover refreshments and the cost of the meeting room. Call 702-873-8309.

“Annie” is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. May 26-31 and 2 p.m. May 30 and 31 in Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets start at $34. Visit The Smith Center box office or thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2000.

Artist Julie Snider plans to reveal a special art collection of 50 never-before-seen pieces to commemorate her 50th birthday at 8 p.m. May 27 at the Keep Memory Alive Event Center at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, 888 W. Bonneville Ave. Snider specializes in framed 3-D mixed media. Doors are set to open at 7 p.m. for seating. Individual art pieces will be introduced and explained as they continue their procession through the audience and into the display areas. A reception and viewing are planned from 9 p.m. to midnight. Admission is free, but reservations are required. Visit 3dabstractsbyjulie.com.

Boozy Movie at Inspire Wednesdays at Inspire Las Vegas, 107 Las Vegas Blvd. South, is set to feature “Caddyshack” May 27. Movies are free for guests 21 or older with the purchase of a cocktail, and drink specials are planned. Doors open at 7 p.m., with movies set to start at 8 p.m. Visit inspirelasvegas.com

The West Flamingo Active Adult Center, 6255 W. Flamingo Road, plan to present a variety of artwork by adults 55 or older during an exhibit set from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 27 and 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. May 28. Live music by Thomas Domschot and Ryne Weir also is planned from noon to 1 p.m. May 27, with local artists set to provide demonstrations from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The exhibit is free both days and will include oil, acrylic, knit, crochet, plastic canvas, scrapbooking and poetry. Exhibit co-sponsor Healthcare Partners plans to provide refreshments. Call 702-455-7742 or visit clarkcountynv.gov/parks.

Yoga on the Meadow is slated for 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. May 30 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159. Trained yoga instructors will lead classes for all ability levels outside. Bring your own mat. The yoga session is free, but entry into the park is $7 for Nevada residents. Contact David Low at smr-interp@parks.nv.gov or 702-875-4141.

Dinosaurs & Roses plans to host a weekly event featuring a different charity each week. Shop in the nonprofit’s thrift store, 4310 E. Tropicana Ave., that week and 20 percent of the sales will go to the charity. Visit dinosaursandroses.org and print a coupon or mention the charity of the week when you come in to shop. The May 30 charity is Desert Torah Academy. June’s charities are: June 6, Eagle Quest of Nevada; June 13, Easter Seals Nevada; June 20, Foreclosed Upon Pets Inc.; and June 27, Goodie Two Shoes Foundation.

Western High School’s class of 1965 plans to host its 50th reunion Oct. 16 and 17 at the Elks Lodge at 4100 W. Charleston Blvd. Contact Kathy Keller at 702-736-3155 or e-mail westernclassof65@gmail.com.

PLAN AHEAD

A stroke support group is slated to meet from 3 to 4 p.m. May 28 at Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, 657 N. Town Center Drive, in first-floor Conference Room B. The group is scheduled to meet the fourth Thursday of each month. Call 702-233-7061.

Paws on the Patio is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 28 at Jjanga Steak & Sushi, 6125 S. Fort Apache Road, Suite 200. Pet owners are invited to bring their pets. Goodie bags are planned for the first 50 people, and booths will feature pet products. Visit facebook.com/pawsonthepatiolasvegas or call 702-914-8821.

The Sun City Model Builders Club plans its Model Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 30 in the ballroom of the Desert Vista Community Center, 10360 Sun City Blvd. Expect displays of ships, planes, trains, cars, doll houses, military tanks, wood carvings, leather work, ceramic pieces, stained glass, miniatures and more. Contact Bill Winchester at 702-240-9900.

“Four By Four,” A Tribute to the Music of the Beach Boys, the Beatles, the Bees Gees and Motown, is set for 7 p.m. May 30 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $18. Visit fourbyfourtribute.com.

Scrapbooking is planned for 11 a.m. May 30 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Call 702-507-3860.

A Hands-On Bike Maintenance: Basics class is planned for 10 a.m. May 30 REI Boca Park, 710 S. Rampart Blvd. An REI expert mechanic will teach how to clear and lube a chain, fix a flat tire and make other minor adjustments. Seats are limited to eight, and participants should bring their own bikes. The cost is $40 for REI members and $60 for nonmembers. Bring the liability release available at rei.com. Call 702-951-4488 to sign up.

The sixth annual Homeless Youth in the Alley Bowling Tournament is set from 1 to 3 p.m. May 30 at the Suncoast Bowling Center, 9090 Alta Drive, to benefit the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth. Giveaways, food and raffle prizes are planned. Registration is set to begin at noon. Individual tickets are $40 and include five games of Baker-style bowling, lunch, a tournament T-shirt, a gift bag and the opportunity to win raffle prizes. Teams are $200 and include a lane and all of the above for five players. Teams also will be encouraged to fundraise in advance of the tournament. Visit nphy.org/hya. For more information, call 702-383-1332 or email events@nphy.org.

Earl Turner is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. May 30 and 31 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada plans to host its fifth annual poker tournament and VIP party from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 30 at Aria and The Deuce Lounge at The Shops at Crystals, both at CityCenter, 3730 Las Vegas Blvd. South. A Texas Hold ‘em tournament with a grand prize seat at the 2015 World Series of Poker’s main event is planned, along with entertainment, food and drinks. In addition to the grand prize, qualifying players will receive cash and recreational prizes. A raffle giveaway and silent auction also are planned. Proceeds benefit the local chapter of Junior Achievement. Participant buy-in is $250. Spectator and party passes are $100 in advance and $150 at the door. Visit jalasvegas.org.

A free session on the Dances of India is slated for 2 p.m. May 31 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Celebrating Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, Purbasha Banerjee, artistic director of Nritya Academy of Indian Dances, plans to discuss the culture behind classical and modern dances of India. Following her lecture, live performances of Bharata Natyam and Bollywood dances are planned. Visit lvccld.org or call 702- 507-3630.

The third annual Golf 4 The Kids Tournament is set for June 1 at Red Rock Country Club, 2250 Red Springs Drive, where golfers will play on the club’s private Mountain Course. Tournament proceeds will benefit two local nonprofits. In addition to 18 holes, golfers are invited to take part in several contests, including Longest Drive, Closest to the Hole, Putting Contest and Million Dollar Hole in One. In addition, Ford Country in Henderson is donating the three-year lease of a new Ford Mustang Coupe to the golfer who gets a hole-in-one on the designated hole within the tournament. Last year’s tournament raised more than $46,000, which was divided equally between the Nevada Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation and Cure 4 The Kids Foundation. This year, pro golfer Perry Parker plans to serve as host and play in the tournament. The event is open to 144 golfers. Call 702-732-0952 or email Dawn Marie Pavuk at dmpavuk@cure4thekids.org.

The Seminar for Women with High Potential or Success is planned from 8 to 5 p.m. June 2 at the Siena Golf Club, 10575 Siena Monte Ave. Noa Peri-Jensch, CEO of Global Momentum Inc., is set to host the seminar, which is designed to cater to female leaders and address issues that women deal with in the workplace, including identification of challenges, leveraging unique strengths and developing effective strategies to move forward. Participation is limited. The cost is $500 and includes a continental breakfast and lunch. Participants will receive two private follow-up sessions. Email noa@theglobalmomentum.com or call 702-334-4075.

The Westside Newcomers Club plans to host a coffee event for prospective members at 9:15 a.m. June 3 at Grace in the Desert Episcopal Church, 2004 Spring Gate Lane. The coffee event is planned for the first Wednesday of each month. The social club is for women who have lived in the area for 10 years or less or for those who have a life-changing event, such as retirement. It offers a variety of activities, and a uncheon with program is planned for the second Wednesday of each month. Visit westsidenewcomersclub.org or call Phyllis Cohen at 702-818-5120.

Wet‘n’Wild Las Vegas, 7055 S. Fort Apache Road, plans to show family-friendly Dive-In Movies in the Red Rock Bay wave pool at 8 p.m. Fridays June 5-Aug. 21. The water park also plans Saturday Sessions from 8 to 10 p.m. Saturdays in June and July for young adults. It is scheduled to feature performances by young local disc jockeys such as DJ treL, along with giveaways and a transformed wave pool area draped with neon glowing lights. Visit wetnwildlasvegas.com.

Two mini docent classes, each lasting three weeks, are planned for June 6 and Aug. 8 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159. Docents help rangers at the park, and the mini training will qualify volunteers enough to help at the Visitors Center, and in the fall these same volunteers can continue their training when the full eight-week program takes place. Contact Carlo Luzzi at 702-658-9341 or carlo61880@yahoo.com.

Peter Pavone is scheduled to present “Rat Pack Live” at 7 p.m. June 6 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $18. Call 702-240-1301.

Matt Hennager plans to offer free guitar lessons for beginners from noon to 1 p.m. the first three Sundays of each month at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. June sessions are set for June 7, 14 and 21. Arrive 15 minutes early to tune your guitar. Call 702-507-3630.

The Hot Club of Las Vegas is set to perform at 2 p.m. June 7 in the ballroom at the Desert Vista Community Center, 10360 Sun City Blvd. Call 702-242-4153.

The Lennon Sisters plan to perform at 7:30 p.m. June 6 and 7 in the Showroom at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets are $29.95. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-284-7777.

The In Its Entirety Concert Series is set to feature a different album every second Friday of each month at Rocks Lounge inside Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. The series is set to continue at 7:30 p.m. June 12 with a performance of Journey’s “Greatest Hits” by Journey Unlimited — The Tribute. “The Best of Paul McCartney — The Beatles and Beyond” by The Fab is set for July 10. Tickets are $15. Doors are set to open at 6:30 p.m., and guests 20 or younger must be accompanied by an adult. Visit sclv.com/concerts, ticketmaster.com or call 800-745-3000.

Zombie Bowl for Kids’ Sake is planned for noon June 13 at Red Rock Lanes inside Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., to raise funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada. Advance registration is required. Zombie attire is recommended but optional, and professional zombie makeup and costume artists will be on-site. Bowlers can put together teams of five with each bowler raising a minimum of $100 to register. Registration includes bowling, shoe rental, a T-shirt, refreshments and raffle prizes. Prizes, silent auction and raffle donations and sponsorships ranging from $250 to $5,000 are sought. Visit zombiebowl.org.

Dive In Movie Night is planned for all ages at 8 p.m. June 13 at Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive. Take a dip in the pool or lounge on a raft or in a deck chair while watching a movie on the big screen. Doors are set to open at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $4 per person. Light refreshments will be for sale. Movie will be announced one week prior to event. Call 702-229-1488.

Summer youth basketball leagues are planned for ages 5 to 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, June 13-Aug. 1 at the Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive. The cost is $85 and includes a reversible jersey. Registration continues until full. Youths play in two divisions: ages 5 to 6 and 7 to 8, with at least one practice game and one competition game each week for a minimum of six weeks, with the possibility of play-off participation. Call 702-229-1100.

Dash and Splash is set for 8 a.m. June 13 at Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive. A 1.5-mile run beginning at the pool is planned to wind through Veterans Memorial Park and conclude with a 300-meter swim. There is no age limit, but participants must be able to swim 100 meters successfully. A minimum of 10 participants is needed. The cost is $15. Check-in is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. Call 702-229-1488.

The Desert Tenors are set to perform at 3 p.m. June 14 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $18. Call 702-240-1301.

Dear Ol’ Dad’s Day is planned for all ages from noon to 6 p.m. June 14 at Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive. Dads will receive free admission for recreational swimming when accompanied by a child. The cost is $2 for ages 4 to 17, $3 for ages 18 to 49 and $2 for ages 50 or older. Children up to age 3 are admitted free. Call 702-229-1488.

The class Dutch Oven Camp Cooking Basics is planned from 7 to 8:30 p.m. June 16 at REI Boca Park, 710 S. Rampart Blvd. This class is an extended camp cooking version covering in detail various Dutch oven cooking options, including how to choose cookware, prepare your kitchen and cooking with the Dutch oven and coals. The class is free. Visit rei.com for a liability release to bring with you. Call 702-951-4488.

The American Airlines Kiwi Club plans a luncheon for 11 a.m. June 17 at Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar at Town Square Las Vegas, 6635 Las Vegas Blvd. South. All flight attendants, online and retired from American Airlines, American Eagle, TWA and US Airlines are welcome. The club plans its meetings for the third Wednesday of the month, but this will be the last one until fall. RSVP to Kay Jennings at 702-896-5496.

The Seniors & Masters 5K Money run is set for 8:30 a.m. June 20 at Kellogg-Zaher Park, 7901 W. Washington Ave., for those 40 or older. Sponsored by the nonprofit Vegas Running Connection, the race is designed to promote health and cardiovascular fitness for senior citizen and master runners 40 or older who normally would not qualify for prize money. The fee is $20 and $25 (cash only) on race day. Water and lemonade will be provided at the finish line. Visit signmeup.com/106750.

The class Gourmet Camp Cooking is planned from 7 to 8:30 p.m. June 23 at REI Boca Park, 710 S. Rampart Blvd. Learn components of great meals and how to translate them into the outdoors. The class is free. Call 702-951-4488.

Neil Diamond — The Tribute is set for 7 p.m. June 27 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $18. Call 702-240-1301.

The Gateway Arts Foundation and Baobab Stage invite children 9 to 17 to learn essential phases of musical theater to create a 70-minute junior version of “Into the Woods.” All aspects of musical theater will be covered, including dialogue, voice, performance dance and limited acrobatics, all taught by professionals in the field, including guest teachers from Cirque du Soleil. The workshop is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 6-31. Admission is limited to 30. The cost is $1,000 for the four-week session and includes costumes, all instruction and two tickets to the final performance, slated for July 31 at Baobab Stage at Town Square Las Vegas, 6587 S. Las Vegas Blvd. South. Visit gatewayartsfoundation.org or call 702-369-6649 or 702-255-0695.

Desert Spring United Methodist Church, 120 N. Pavilion Center Drive, plans to host a vacation Bible school from 6 to 8 p.m. July 20-24 for children 4 to 11. Register at desertspringchurch.com. Call 702-256-5933 for information.

ONGOING EVENTS

The Centennial Las Vegas Genealogy Society is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of every month inside the community room of Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 6670 W. Cheyenne Ave. The group is dedicated to genealogy and ancestry research. Visit clvgs7.wix.com/clvgs.

The Ward 2 Walkers group plans to meet at 8 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Hualapai Canyon Trailhead on Hualapai Way north of Alta Drive. Trudy Temple, Ward 2 appointee to the Senior Citizens’ Advisory Board, is coordinating the new walking group. The trailhead loop is 1 mile, and the intent is to walk two loops. Visit lasvegasnevada.gov/information.

Current Events West, a discussion group, plans to meet from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays at the JCC, 8689 W. Sahara Ave., Suite 180. It is open to all. Call 702-794-0090.

Atria Seville, 2000 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to offer a chair yoga and meditation class for seniors from 2 to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of the month. The class is led by master Mitch Menik and is open to the public. Sign in at the front desk. Visit atriaseville.com or call 702-804-6800.

The nonprofit Las Vegas Crafters Guild meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Thursday of the month. Meetings are open to the public and consist of a short business portion, followed by an educational program. Meetings are at Michaels, 7195 Arroyo Crossing Parkway. Call 702-260-0932. For membership information, visit lasvegascraftersguild.com.

Village Square, 9400 W. Sahara Ave., ​plans to host the monthly series​ ​Third Thursdays the third Thursday of the month​.​ Visit govillagesquare.com.

The German Friendship Club plans to meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month at Trails Community Center, 1910 Spring Gate Lane. Call 702-254-2590.

The Las Vegas chapter of the American Merchant Marine Veterans invites past and present Merchant Mariners to its meetings, set for 11 a.m. the third Friday of every month except August at the Red Rock Moose Club, 4970 W. Charleston Blvd. Call Bill Galvez at 702-732-0888.

Grace Presbyterian Church’s Hualapai campus, 4590 S. Hualapai Way, plans to host a free Family Movie Night at 6:30 p.m. the second Friday of every month. All movies will be rated PG or PG-13. Doors are set to open at 6 p.m., and popcorn and snacks will be provided. Call 702-384-4554.

Sports Talk, a discussion group, is set to meet at 9:30 a.m. Fridays at the St. Tropez Buffet at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. The group is open to all. Call 702-794-0090.

Downtown Summerlin is offering a farmers market curated by Kerry Clasby, also known as The Intuitive Forager, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at the Pavilion on Festival Plaza Drive between Rosemary and Oval Park drives. The market features 90 percent organic produce and plans to host cooking demonstrations, live music, classes dedicated to ecological stewardship and tasting events. Visit downtownsummerlin.com.

The Fresh52 farmers market is open for the season at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd., with new vendors. The market is planned from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. On select dates, guests can also enjoy special events, live entertainment, chef demonstrations and free arts and crafts for kids. Ride a bicycle to the market and receive a 10 percent discount. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.

The David Perrico Pop Strings Orchestra is set to perform Saturdays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors are set to open at 10 p.m. The 15-piece pop orchestra plans to feature club favorites with modern orchestrations by Perrico. Admission is $10 at the door or $5 for Boarding Pass card members (Boarding Pass sign-ups will be available at the door). Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

A Home 4 Spot Animal Rescue plans to host pet adoptions from noon to 3 p.m. the second, third and fourth Sundays at Petco, 10000 W. Sahara Ave. Adoptions are scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. the first Sunday at Shaggy Chic Pet Salon at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd. Visit ahome4spot.com.

Mindfulness and Insight Meditation is planned for 4:15 p.m. Sundays at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Call 702-507-3630.

Free parent and child tennis clinics by the United States Tennis Association Nevada are planned for the first Sunday of every month for children 8 or younger in the Children’s Play Area at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. The clinic for 3- to 5-year-olds is planned from 1:30 to 2 p.m. and for 6- to 8-year-olds from 2 to 2:30 p.m. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.

Bonkerz Comedy Club inside the Edge Lounge at the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., has acts slated for 7 p.m. Thursdays. Kathleen Dunbar is scheduled for May 21 and Vince Carone for May 28. Tickets are $15 and include a drink. Purchase tickets at the casino cage or call 702-507-5980.

The Dirty is scheduled to perform from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturdays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Cover charge is $10 at the door and $5 for Boarding Pass card members (sign-ups will be available at the door). Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com.

Addison’s Lounge in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to host free live entertainment. Deja vu is scheduled from 7 to 10 p.m. May 22 and 23; Wonder Boogie from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. May 22 and 23; Robbie Howard from 7 to 10 p.m. May 29 and 30; and Empire Records from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. May 29 and 30. Wes Winters is set to perform from 6 to 10 p.m. May 26 and Mark O’Toole from 6 to 10 p.m. May 27. Call 702-507-5900.

J.C.’s Irish Sports Pub inside the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to host free live music starting at 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Call 702-869-7725.

The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to present live music throughout the week. Call 702-507-5900.

Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., plans to feature Dave Ritz from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays in T-Bones Chophouse. Rick Duarte is scheduled from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 7 to 11 p.m. Saturdays. Ritz is scheduled from 7 to 11 p.m. Fridays. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com.

Line dancing is planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursdays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., for guests 21 or older. Visit sclv.com.

Zowie Bowie is scheduled to perform Fridays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 10 p.m. for guests 21 or older. Visit sclv.com.

Grey Street is set to perform Dave Matthews Band hits May 29 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 7 p.m. for guests 21 or older. Admission is $5 at the door. Visit sclv.com.

Jared Berry is scheduled to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in Onyx Bar at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com.

DJ L1 is set to spin from noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays at Cherry Cabana in Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com.

The Bingo Room at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., plans to feature live music for guests 21 or older from 10 a.m. to noon Sundays. Visit sclv.com.

DJ Dig Dug is set to spin from noon to 5 p.m. May 24, 25 and 31 at Cherry Cabana at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com.

Las Vegas Women’s Golf School is offering two- and three-day, women-only golf classes at Eagle Crest Golf Course, 2203 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. The classes are designed by women to specifically fit the needs of female golfers. The two-day school is $500 and offers six hours of instruction; the three-day option is $750 with nine hours of instruction. Visit lvwgs.com.

Bank of America invites cardholders to explore Southern Nevada museums free as part of the Museums on Us program the first weekend of every month. Anyone with a U.S. Trust, Merrill Lynch or Bank of America debit or credit card can visit the Discovery Children’s Museum, Las Vegas Natural History Museum or the Springs Reserves free. Present your debit or credit card to receive free museum admission. Visit museums.bankofamerica.com.

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