Things to do in Henderson March 5-11, 2015

THINGS TO DO

IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

Houldsworth, Russo & Company plans to host a breakfast briefing on Transforming a Workforce Using Simple Assessments at 7:30 a.m. March 5 at 8675 S. Eastern Ave. Doug Waggoner, president of Resolution PI, is set to discuss the use of basic psychometric analysis to improve communication, motivate staff members, resolve conflict, enhance job performance and increase the quality of new hires. The event is free to the company’s clients and $35 for nonclients. Registration is required. Visit trusthrc.com.

Bill Medley is scheduled to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 6, 7 and 8 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $45. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

The Drew Baker Band is set to perform at 8 p.m. March 6 and 7 at Jokers Wild, 920 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit jokerswildcasino.com/entertain.

The city of Henderson plans Cosmic Swim events from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 6 and April 3 at the Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Parkway. The event is designed for all ages, but children 7 or younger must be supervised by an adult. Admission is $5 per person, and registration is required. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks.

Nashville Unplugged is scheduled to feature Bobby Tomberlin at 8 p.m. March 6 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Admission is $10. Visit sclv.com/entertainment.

The Green Valley Library, 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway, plans to show “The Judge” at 2 p.m. March 6. The film is rated R. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4260.

JR Dancers from Sun City MacDonald Ranch are set to perform “In the Mood” at 7 p.m. March 7 in Zion Hall, 2020 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway. Tickets are $10 at the door. Call 702-270-7000.

The 11th annual Bark in the Park is planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 7 at Cornerstone Park, 1600 Wigwam Parkway. The event is set to include canine demonstrations, booths, contests and more. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks.

The Green Valley Chapter of the National Charity League plans a fashion show at 1 p.m. March 7 at the Galleria at Sunset, 1300 W. Sunset Road. Visit galleriaatsunset.com/event.

A garage sale is planned from 7 a.m. to noon March 7 and April 4 at the Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Road. Admission is free to shop. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-4070.

Firestarter is set to perform at 5:30 p.m. March 8 at the Eagle Aerie Hall, 310 W. Pacific Ave. Tickets start at $11. Visit ticketf.ly/1FDJ99E.

Henderson View readers are invited to meet reporter Caitlyn Belcher from 8 to 10 a.m. March 9 at Starbucks, 2295 N. Green Valley Parkway, to chat about the community and discuss potential story ideas. Contact Belcher at cbelcher@viewnews.com or 702-383-0403.

The Sunset Garden Club is scheduled to meet at noon March 10 at the Paseo Verde Library, 280 S. Green Valley Parkway. The event is set to cover tips for exhibiting horticulture. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-492-7252.

An introduction to creative writing workshop is planned for 10 a.m. March 10 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. The event is set to be taught by authors and members of the Henderson Writers’ Group and cover novels and short stories. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com.

The Henderson Historical Society plans its next meeting at 4:30 p.m. March 10 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-565-8402.

WORTH A DRIVE

The Sin City Opera is set to perform “Trouble in Tahiti” at 7 p.m. March 6, 7, 13 and 14 and at 2 p.m. March 15 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Visit tinyurl.com/756cz35 or call 702-455-7340.

The Lake Mead National Recreational Area plans an ecology walk to clean up the desert and roads in the Cottonwood Cove starting at 8 a.m. March 14. Lunch is set to be provided. Children younger than 18 must have a parental approval form signed. Contact Nancy Bernard at nancy_bernard@nps.gov or 702-293-8714.

The 14th annual Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam St. Patrick’s Day Run is planned for 7 a.m. March 14 near the Lake Mead National Recreation Area visitor center, 601 Great Basin Highway. The race is set to include a 1-mile stroll, 5K, half marathon and two-person relay run along River Mountains Loop Trail and Historic Railroad Trail. The cost ranges between $40 and $155 depending on the event. Visit bbscrun.com/#!stpaddysdayrun/c1and.

Kansas is set to perform at 7 p.m. March 19 at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets start at $25. Visit silvertoncasino.com/events.

The Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society plans its annual seminar at 8:30 a.m. March 21 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. The event is set to feature guest speaker Bill Dollarhide, a published genealogist who is set to talk about census substitutes, using deeds to trace ancestors, finding relatives online and more. Tickets start at $45 and include lunch. Visit ccngs.org.

PLAN AHEAD

Royal Caribbean Cruises plans to present updates on the new Smart Ships, Quantum and Anthem of the Seas and the fleet’s new itineraries at 5:30 p.m. March 12 at Prestige Travel, 75 S. Valle Verde Drive. Call 702-946-8710.

A computer coding class is planned from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 12 at the Green Valley Library, 2797 N. The class is designed for ages 7 to 17. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4260.

Nashville Unplugged is slated to feature Ben Carver and Sara Haze at 8 p.m. March 13 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Admission is $10. Visit sclv.com/entertainment.

The Green Valley Library, 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway, plans to show “The Horseman” at 2 p.m. March 13. The film is rated R. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4260.

Comedian Jim Breuer is scheduled to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 13 and 14 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $25. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

The 49th annual Southern Nevada Sons and Daughters of Erin St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival is planned for March 13-15 at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St. A parade is scheduled for 10 a.m. March 14 on Water Street between Ocean Avenue and Victory Road. Visit hendersonlive.com.

The city of Henderson plans a Kids Night Out from 5:30 to 9 p.m. March 13 and April 10 at the Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Road. The events are designed for children 5 to 12 and are set to include games, dinner and arts and crafts. The cost is $20, and registration is required. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-4070.

Egg hunts are planned for 1 and 1:30 p.m. March 14 at the Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Parkway. Children must bring a basket. The cost is $12, and registration is required. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-5720.

Arms of America is set to perform from 7 to 10 p.m. March 14 at The Village at Lake Las Vegas, 15 Strada di Villaggio. Admission is free. Visit lakelasvegas.com/events-activities.

A Lego challenge is scheduled for 10 a.m. March 14 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. The event is designed for children ages 5 to 11. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-565-8402.

The Galleria at Sunset, 1300 W. Sunset Road, is set to welcome the Easter bunny from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 14. Call 702-434-0202.

Justin Shandor is set to perform an Elvis tribute show at 7 p.m. March 14 and Aug. 8 at the M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $30. Visit themresort.com/entertainment.

A Zumba class is planned for 3 p.m. Mondays from March 16 through April 27 at the Paseo Verde Library, 280 S. Green Valley Parkway. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-492-7252.

The Paseo Verde Library, 280 S. Green Valley Parkway, plans a picnic and a movie at 6 p.m. March 17. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-492-7252.

The city of Henderson plans a Jump for Fun event from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 18 and April 15 at the Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Parkway. The event is designed for children 2 to 5 and features a variety of jump houses. Children must wear socks. The cost is $3, and registration is required. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-5720.

The Lettermen plan to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 20-22 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $25. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

Nashville Unplugged is set to feature Bill Luther at 8 p.m. March 20 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Admission is $10. Visit sclv.com/entertainment.

The Green Valley Library, 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway, plans to show “Dumb and Dumber” at 2 p.m. March 20. The film is rated PG-13. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4260.

The Commanders Jazz Ensemble is scheduled to perform at 3 p.m. March 21 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Admission is free. Visit cityofhenderson.com/henderson-happenings.

Richard Cheese & Lounge Against the Machine are set to perform at 8 p.m. March 21 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Tickets start at $35.95. Visit sclv.com/entertainment.

An EGGstravaganza is planned for fifth- to 12th-graders from 6 to 7:30 p.m. March 21 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. Participants are set to hunt for eggs and win prizes. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-565-8402.

The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension plans a free lecture on getting started as a desert gardener at 9 a.m. March 21 at Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego St. Other topics planned include planting fruits and vegetables at 9 a.m. March 28 and free lecture on desert landscape designs at 9 a.m. April 4. Registration is recommended. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks.

An introduction to creative writing workshop is planned for 10 a.m. March 24 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. The event is to be taught by authors and members of the Henderson Writers’ Group and cover nonfiction stories and essays. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com.

Comedian Charlie Murphy is slated to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 27-29 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $25. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

Nashville Unplugged is scheduled to feature David Tolliver at 8 p.m. March 27 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Admission is $10. Visit sclv.com/entertainment.

The Green Valley Library, 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway, plans to show “Horrible Bosses 2” at 2 p.m. March 27. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4260.

Leadership Henderson is set to host the fifth annual Biddin’ for Bottles fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. March 28 at Grape Expectations, 7360 Eastgate Road, Suite 125. The event is set benefit the Henderson Community Foundation, a nonprofit that provides resources and support to improve the Henderson community, and includes wine tasting, silent auctions, food and more. Tickets start at $45. Contact Rebecca Fay at rfay@hendersonchamber.com or 702-565-8951.

A craft fair show is planned from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 28 and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 29 at the Galleria at Sunset, 1300 W. Sunset Road. The event is set to include paintings, drawing, ceramics, knitting, candles, jewelry, and more. Visit Visit galleriaatsunset.com/event.

Tony Orlando is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. April 3-5 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $55. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

Martin Nievera is set to perform at 7 p.m. April 4 at the M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $30. Visit themresort.com/entertainment.

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

The Ma’Ceo Acrobatic Equestrian Experience is planned for 7 p.m. April 9 and 10; 11 a.m., 3 and 7 p.m. April 11; and 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. April 12 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $10. Children 2 or younger are admitted free. Visit southpointarena.com/events.

Illusionist Rick Thomas is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. April 10-12 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $25. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

Collin Raye is set to perform at 7 p.m. April 11 at Club Madrid at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Tickets start at $26. Visit sclv.com/ntertainment.

A garage sale is planned from 7 a.m. to noon April 11 at the Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Parkway. Admission is free to shop. Visit cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-5720.

The Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society is set to host a free Ancestor Search Day from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 11 Green Valley Library, 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway. Reservations are recommended. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4261.

An introduction to creative writing workshop is planned for 10 a.m. April 14 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. The event is to be taught by authors and members of the Henderson Writers’ Group and cover memoirs. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-565-8402.

Chris Tomlin is set to perform at 6:30 p.m. April 17 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Tickets start at $25. Visit cityofhenderson.com/henderson-happenings.

The city of Henderson plans its Heritage Parade & Festival from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 18 at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St. The free event is set to include a parade, car show, live entertainment and festival. Visit hendersonlive.com.

The Village at Lake Las Vegas, 15 Strada di Villaggio, plans a pet adoption event from 6 to 9 p.m. April 18. Visit lakelasvegas.com/events-activities.

The Henderson Symphony Orchestra is set to perform with young muscians in its annual Young Artists Concert at 2 p.m. April 19 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Admission is free. Visit cityofhenderson.com/henderson-happenings.

Crystal Gayle is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. April 24-26 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $55. Visit southpointcasino.com/entertainment.

An introduction to creative writing workshop is planned for 10 a.m. April 28 at the Gibson Library, 100 W. Lake Mead Parkway. The event is to be taught by authors and members of the Henderson Writers’ Group and cover screenwriting. Registration is required. Visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-565-8402.

Hotel California: The Orignal 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.

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

CITY OF HENDERSON PLANS MEETINGS

The city of Henderson plans its next planning commission meeting at 6 p.m. March 12 and its next city council meeting at 6 p.m. March 17 at Henderson City Hall, 240 S. Water St.

For more information, visit cityofhenderson.com/city_clerk.

NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR SENIOR CITIZEN OF THE YEAR

Nominations are being sought for Nevada’s Senior Citizen of the Year. Anyone 60 or older who has lived in Nevada for at least five years is eligible to be nominated.

The National Silver Haired Congress Nevada Delegation, in partnership with the Aging Services Directors Organization, established the award in 2013. Las Vegas resident Raymonde Fiol, 77, was the 2014 recipient.

The deadline for nominations is March 31. Guidelines and nomination forms are available at nevshc.org or by calling 702-860-6349. The award is to be presented in May.

LAKE MEAD SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP EVENT

Lake Mead National Recreation Area is seeking volunteers to remove litter in popular areas of the park March 28 as part of the 2015 Great American Cleanup. Children younger than 18 must have a parental approval form signed.

For more information, contact Nancy Bernard at nancy_bernard@nps.gov or 702-293-8714.

BEAUTY STORE OPENS NEW LOCATION

ULTA Beauty open its new location Feb. 13 at 300 W. Lake Mead Parkway, Suite 130.

The store features 20,000 beauty products across 500 brands and a full-service salon. Nationwide, the company operates 765 retail stores across 47 states.

For more information, visit ulta.com.

CITY RECEIVES 2014 PIONEER AWARD FOR EXCELEENCE

The Southwest Alliance for Excellence presented Mayor Andy Hafen and the Henderson City Council with the 2014 Pioneer Award for Excellence during a city council meeting Feb. 17.

Henderson was named a Performance Excellence Program award winner last month during the SWAE awards banquet in Scottsdale, Ariz.

A board of examiners evaluated each applicant in the field of leadership, strategic planning, customer focus, measurement, analysis, knowledge management, workforce focus, operations focus, and results.

For more information, visit cityofhenderson.com.

JOB HUNTING WORKSHOP SET FOR MARCH 7

Author and career expert PJ Sheldon plans to teach a workshop on effective job hunting from 10 a.m. to noon March 7 at the Green Valley Library, 2797 N. Green Valley Parkway. Registration is required.

For more information, visit mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-207-4260.

CITY PLANS WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE

The city of Henderson plans its Lighten Up Henderson challenge in the spring with weigh-ins the week of April 6 and weigh-outs the week of May 25. Details on program prizes and rules will be announced closer to the weigh-in date.

For more information, visit tinyurl.com/lightenuphenderson or call 702-267-4070.

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