Kitten season is upon us and the Animal Foundation is looking for volunteers who can help by fostering kittens until they are adoptable. These would include kittens with their mom, kittens without their mom who might need bottle feeding, kittens needing a bit more socialization or recovering from illness or an injury..
The Butterfly Habitat has a lot of different butterflies you can observe and learn about, as well as info about their importance to the environment. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. unless weather or a special event intervenes. Admission is $2 for members, $3 for non-members.
Cody Brothers celebrates America's National Parks through stunning black and white photographs taken at six locations in Nevada, New Mexico, and California: Chaco Canyon, Fort Union National Monument, Pecos National Historical Park, Great Basin National Park, Lake Mead, and Death Valley National Park. .
Artists Justin Favela and Ramiro Gomez come together for the first time in an exhibition of artwork about labor, childhood memories, and life in Las Vegas. Free. Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, unlv.edu
Barry Manilow returns to the International Theater at The Westgate with Manilow: Las Vegas, The Hits Come Home residency March 28th - June 15th, 2019. Purchase ticket vouchers through our Box Office, and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the radio you love!
Don Barnhart’s Hypnomania delivers interactive, improvisational and sidesplitting comedy while simultaneously unlocking the unique mysteries of the human mind. It's a musical, fast-paced journey through volunteers' subconscious creative genius that keeps audiences on the edges of their seats. .
What do Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (of the beanstalk fame), and not one, but two Charming Princes have in common? The Woods. Wed–Sat 8P, $15. Super Summer Theatre at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, supersummertheatre.org
The Rape Crisis Center in Las Vegas uses male and female volunteers, ages 21 and over, to assist sexual assault victims. Volunteers assist the staff of the center by answering crisis calls around the clock, making referrals for victims and others who are seeking assistance, and more.
Local authors help raise money for the all-volunteer, non-profit Alzheimer’s Nevada on the fourth Sunday of every month. They talk briefly about their books from 1.00 to 2.00 p.m. and sign copies sold from 2.00 to 3.00. Some of the money is donated to Alzheimer’s Nevada. No charge to attend.
The non-profit Foreclosed Upon Pets works to find homes for animals that have been abandoned for economic reasons, such as their owners losing their home or job. They show cats and dogs at Petsmart stores in Las Vegas and Henderson on the weekends. Volunteers needed.
Authors from the Las Vegas Valley will be at the Animal Foundation May 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to raise awareness of and funds for the animal shelter and rescue group Hope for Paws. They will sell and discuss their books and help people with adoptions.
This event features life-size, life-like animatronic dinosaurs, full-scale skeletons, and fossils from around the world. 9A-5P, Free with Springs Preserve membership or with paid admission. Springs Preserve, springspreserve.org
Leisure Connection (for adults 22+) is a social group for high-functioning adults with developmental disabilities. It provides recreational activities that promote socialization and independence in the community.