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Things to do in Sunrise/Whitney, April 23-29

IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

n Make a dinosaur craft from 4 to 5 p.m. today at the Sunrise Library, 5400 Harris Ave. Call 702-507-3900.

n Wolfcreek is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. today through Thursday and at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Roxy’s Lounge in Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit samstown.com or call 456-7777.

n Fathom Events is set to present a special screening of the “Star Trek: The Next Generation” episode “the Best of Both Worlds” at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sam’s Town Century 18 movie theater at Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. The two-part episode has been edited into a single film with new special effects. Tickets are $12.50 for adults, $11.50 for seniors and students and $10.50 for children. Call 702-457-1732 or go to samstown.com.

n Children ages 6 to 11 are invited to El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children’s Day/Book Day), a celebration of children, families and reading, from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Sunrise Library, 5400 Harris Ave. Call 702-507-3900.

n Boulder Blues featuring Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown is set for 8 p.m. Thursday in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Cover charge is $5. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

n Touch of Silk is set to perform old-school R&B from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n 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. Call 702-507-4010.

n A Wetlands Park Weekend Walk is scheduled from 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. Saturday at the Clark County Wetlands Park, 7050 Wetlands Park Lane. The walk is free, but space is limited. Registration is required. Call 702-455-7522.

n Bishr Hijazi and the Arab Ensemble are scheduled to perform works by modern andclassic Arab composers at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Visit clarkcountrynv.gov or call 702-455-7340.

n The Las Vegas Improvisation Players are set to perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at the American Heritage Academy, 6126 S. Sandhill Road. Tickets are $10 at the door. Visit lvimprov.com.

n The eighth annual Poetry Jam is scheduled from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. Middle school students are set to perform original poetry in this event coordinated by the Clark County School District. All ages are welcome to attend. Call 702-507-4010.

n Van Deguzman is set to perform from 8 p.m. to midnight Tuesdays through Thursdays and Sundays in April at Pinups inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Deguzman and Michael Jackson also are set to perform from 7:30 p.m. to
2:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in April. Calvin Brooks and Anthony James Baker are slated to perform from 7 to 11 p.m. Mondays in April. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

Worth a Drive

n The Animal Foundation’s 10th annual Best in Show is scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday at The Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 for children 12 or younger and seniors. More than 50 dogs will be available for adoption after the show. Visit orleanscasino.com.

n The Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society plans to perform Joseph Haydn’s “Lord Nelson Mass” at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit snmas.com.

n Signature Productions plans to present “Camelot” at 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays through May 11, with 2 p.m. matinees on Saturdays at the Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Tickets are $30 for adults, $20 for children and $28 for seniors and students 13 or older. Call 702-878-7529.

n The Rainbow Company Youth Theatre plans to present “Rapunzel! Rapunzel!” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and May 3-4 and at 2 p.m. Sunday and May 4-5 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for teens, seniors or military personnel and $3 for children 12 or younger. Visit artslasvegas.org.

n HELP of Southern Nevada plans a Passport to Paradise fundraiser from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at the Four Seasons Hotel, 3960 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Guests are invited to wear island attire and enjoy live entertainment from Barry Black. A silent auction is also planned. Tickets are $200. Contact Abby Quinn at aquinn@helpsonv.org or 702-836-2130.

n Pirate Fest Las Vegas is scheduled from Friday through Sunday at Lorenzi Park, 3333 W. Washington Ave. Music, vendors, food, games and more are planned. Fairies and Steampunk costumes are welcome. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and military personnel and $8 for children 5 to 12. Children 4 or younger will be admitted free. Visit piratefestlv.com.

n Snake Rattle Rattle Snake is scheduled to perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in the Centennial Plaza at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. Admission is free. Visit artslasvegas.org.

n “Disney on Ice Presents Treasure Trove” is scheduled for Thursday through Sunday at the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit unlvtickets.com.

n The Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz Festival is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. A variety of ticket packages are available. Visit yourjazz.com.

n Animals in Wonderland, Champagne and High Tea is set for 1:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday at the Spanish Trail Country Club, 5050 Spanish Trail Lane. Proceeds are to benefit the Nevada Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Tickets are $150. Visit nevadaspca.org/hightea.

PLAN AHEAD

n Nino is set to perform from 8 p.m. to midnight Tuesdays through Thursdays and Sundays in May at Pinups inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Nino and Toto Zara also are set to perform from
7:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in May. Calvin Brooks and Anthony James Baker are slated to perform from 7 to 11 p.m. Mondays in May. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n Cinco de Mayo Bingo is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 1 at Three Square food bank, 4220 N. Pecos Road. The event includes a Bingo Fiesta, and there also will be several game packages with prices beginning at $10. The event is a fundraiser for the food bank. For more information and to RSVP, call Deb Diaz at 702-644-3663, ext. 301.

n Children ages 6 to 11 are invited to Kitchen Chemistry from 4 to 5 p.m. May 2 at the Sunrise Library, 5400 Harris Ave. Participants can learn how to mix simple household ingredients to make amazing chemical reactions. Call 702-507-3900.

n N-Demand is set to perform old-school R&B from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. May 3-4 at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n The Whitney Recreation Center, 5712 Missouri Ave., is organizing a team of 10 people to participate in a 1-mile walk as part of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at 8:45 May 4 at The Fremont Street Experience. Participators pay $25 dollars, which goes to the Komen Foundation. Call 702-455-7576.

n War is set to perform at 8:30 p.m. May 4 in the Eastside Events Center at the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $12.95. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n Rok of Vegas is set to perform classic rock from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. May 10-11 at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n Great White is scheduled for 8 p.m. May 10 in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $22.50. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

n ABBA The Concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 12 in the Eastside Events Center at the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $17.95. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n 60s Sensation is set to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. May 17-18 at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n A trip to the Getty Museum in Southern California for seniors is scheduled to depart at 7 a.m. May 21 from the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive. The price of the overnight trip is $134.50 per person for a double room or $215.50 for a single room and includes transportation, lodging and museum admission. Registration is due by May 3. Visit clarkcountynv.gov or call 702-455-7340.

n Sham Lewis is set to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. May 24-25 at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n The Fab is set to perform a Beatles tribute from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. May 31 at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n King of the Cage, a mixed martial arts competition, is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 25 in the Eastside Events Center at the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $30. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n Eric Benet is scheduled for 8 p.m. Aug. 10 in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

ONGOING EVENTS

n An exhibition of photos by Steven Dansky titled “18b Aerosol Paintings of Las Vegas” is set to be on display through May 19 at the Sunrise Library, 5400 Harris Ave. The photos preserve graffiti art and murals from the Arts District that are often temporary. Call 702-507-3900.

n The Claudine Castro Band is set to perform from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Mondays at Marilyn’s Lounge inside the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n Enjoy live music from 8 p.m. to midnight Thursdays and from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays through Sundays at Arizona Charlie’s Boulder, 4575 Boulder Highway. Visit arizonacharliesboulder.com.

n The Lon Bronson All-Star Band is set to perform Fridays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 8 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com

n The Sin City Sinners are set to perform from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

n Rick Duarte is scheduled to perform from 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at KIXX at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

n Dance the night away during Best Latin Dance Party from 10:30 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturdays in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. There is a $10 cover charge for men. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

n The Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society is seeking singers to be part of its 50th anniversary season. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. Sundays in room 159 of the Beam Music Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Call 702-451-6672 or visit snmas.com.

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