Celebrate 21 years of serving families of children receiving critical medical care with Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Las Vegas, master of ceremonies Jon Taffer, and auctioneer Christian Kolberg.
The messiest game show on TV is now the messiest game show on the road. Hosted by the show’s legend himself, Marc Summers. Ages 9+. 6:30P, $30–$75. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
The Las Vegas Blues Society presents several live entertainers as well as a classic car show, face painting, raffles, food trucks, vendors, and more. 1–7P, $10–$25. Garagemahall, 6300 W. Tropical Parkway, lasvegasblues.org
The Jewish Genealogy Society meets on the third Sunday of the month at the Sahara West Library, starting at 1:30. They usually have a program devoted to some aspect of genealogy. Non-members are welcome to attend.
The library is at 9600 West Sahara Avenue. Their number is 507-3630.
The Court Appointed Special Advocate Program in Las Vegas is looking for volunteers to work as advocates for children in the foster care system. Volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate in court and other settings on behalf of children who have been abused or neglected, Volunteer orientation is held the third Wednesday of every month from 6:00 to 7:30 pm.
The Young Artists Orchestra of Las Vegas will perform music by Bach (Concerto for Two Violins) and Brahms (the fourth movement of his first Piano Quartet, orchestrated) and many others October 20 in the Windmill Library. The concert will start at 2:00.
Mark Shunock gathers an eclectic cast of guests including stars from Hollywood, the Strip, musical acts, athletes, and celebrity chefs for 90 minutes of chat, entertainment, and a lot of laughs — all to benefit a local charity. 7P, $20–$50. The Space, 3460 Cavaretta Court, mondaysdark.com
Battle Born Progress will hold their 6th annual Celebrate Progress fundraising dinner October 22 in Las Vegas. They will honor Nevada's progressive leaders, business owners, community organizers, and nonprofit partners. Individual tickets sold out. Tables with sponsorships available.
Keep Memory Alive at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas hosts "Lunch & Learn" talks most Wednesdays from noon to 1:00. Most often they cover topics of interest to those serving as caregivers to people with dementia.
This most iconic love story in all of ballet is set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score, gloriously enveloping the romantic fable of ill-fated love. 7:30P, $35.95–$149.95. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
October’s theme is “Scared,” but don’t let the theme get in the way of a good story! Tell or listen to five-minute personal stories. 7:30P, free. The Center for Science & Wonder, 1651 E. Sunset Road, email@example.com
The smoking, high-energy, dance showband performs amazing tribute classics, rhythm and blues, hot disco classics, big swing bebop, funk, country, and pop. 7P, $15. Starbright Theatre at Sun City Summerlin, scscai.com
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.