Sunrise Neighborhood news
Learn more about what’s going on in the Sunrise area from senior center, library and skateboard park events to town advisory board meetings.
July 18, 2011 - 11:18 pm
The Paradise Town Advisory Board has scheduled its biweekly meeting for 7 p.m. July 26 at the Paradise Recreation and Community Services Center, 4775 S. McLeod Drive.
The Winchester Town Advisory Board has scheduled its biweekly meeting for 6 p.m. July 27 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive.
The Whitney Town Advisory Board has scheduled its biweekly meeting for 6 p.m. July 28 at the Whitney Recreation Center, 5712 E. Missouri Ave.
The Sunrise Manor Town Advisory Board has scheduled its biweekly meeting for 6:30 p.m. July 28 at the Hollywood Recreation and Community Services Center, 1650 S. Hollywood Blvd.
For more information or agendas, visit clarkcountynv.gov.
Teen travels to be displayed
Teens are invited to put their name on a map to show library staff and other teens where they’ve been during a display-building event scheduled from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Sunrise Library, 5400 Harris Ave. For more information, call 507-3900.
Volleyball league session to begin
Bob Price Courtmasters, a recreational volleyball league for adults 18 or older, is set to begin Session 5 at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Robert E. “Bob” Price Recreation Center, 2050 Bonnie Lane. League scoring is based on individual points with the top three finishers receiving league prizes. The league is set to meet for six weeks from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. The game costs $2 each day. For more information, call 455-7600.
Residents can help Plan
Parkdale Senior Programs
The Parkdale People Program Meet is set from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday and Aug. 29 at the Parkdale Senior Center, 3200 Ferndale St. Residents are invited to meet with Parkdale staff members and discuss ideas for trips, classes and special events for September and November. For more information, call 455-8502.
Club to design Birthday cards
Smiles for Miles is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday at the Parkdale Senior Center, 3200 Ferndale St.
The senior group meets on the fourth Monday of each month and is seeking new members.
Monday’s session is set to include a complimentary continental breakfast and card-making class. For more information, call 455-8502.
Library to host Yu-Gi-Oh! open dueling
Open play of Yu-Gi-Oh!, a collectable trading card game, is scheduled from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. Players must bring their own decks and be younger than 18. For more information, call 507-4010.
Seniors to go behind scenes at aquarium
A trip for seniors 50 or older to the Silverton aquarium is scheduled to leave the Parkdale Senior Center, 3200 Ferndale St., at 10:30 a.m. and return at 12:30 p.m. July 27. Participants are set to get a backstage tour of the mermaid show and see tropical fish, sharks and stingrays. Lunch is planned at a local restaurant. Participants are responsible for their own expenses. Registration is required. For more information, call 455-8502.
Quilting Class meets at rec center
A quilting class for adults 18 or older is set to meet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hollywood Recreation and Community Services Center, 1650 S. Hollywood Blvd. For more information, visit vegasquiltinbees.tripod.com or call 455-0566.
RC Club to host monthly meeting
The Las Vegas Radio Control Club’s monthly meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday at the Skyline Casino, 1741 N. Boulder Highway in Henderson. For more information, email email@example.com
Blackjacks to play scrimmage match
The Las Vegas Blackjacks, the valley’s rugby team, is set to play practice matches from 6:30 to 7:30 tonight, Thursday and July 26 and 28 at Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, visit lasvegasblackjacksrugby.com.
Teens welcome at SkyJam
Admission is limited to participants 16 or older during SkyJam scheduled from 10 p.m. to midnight Fridays at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, 4915 Steptoe St., Suite 400. The $15 admission includes two hours of jump time, two slices of pizza and a soda. For more information, visit skyzonesports.com or call 436-6887.
SENIOR WOODWORKERS TO SOCIALIZE
Woodworkers bring their own tools and materials to work on projects and socialize from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursdays at the Parkdale Community and Senior Center, 3200 Ferndale St. The center has some basic wood-burning tools available. The event is free and open to seniors 50 or older. For more information, call 455-8502.
Senior center offers game sessions
The Parkdale Senior Center, 3200 Ferndale St., offers free regular board and card game sessions.
On Monday, cribbage is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Wii bowling is scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, canasta and hand and foot are scheduled from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Scrabble is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Chinese mah-jongg and Yahtzee are scheduled from 9 to 11 a.m., and pinochle is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, the Wii bowling league is scheduled from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Registration is required at the center. For more information, call 455-7517.
Skateboard park plans competition
A Hometown Heroes event is planned beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday at SkateCity Indoor Skateboard Park, 4915 Steptoe St. Practice and warm up is set from 2 to 4 p.m. with skateboarding competition beginning at 4 p.m. The event is set to include free burritos and a release party for a Tech Deck toy skateboard honoring SkateCity. The Tech Deck Collab series honors a select number of skateparks across the country. For more information, call 433-5544 or visit skatecity.info.