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. Activities include bowling, movies, sports events, lunch/dinner outings, and leisure education classes. Hosted by the City of Las Vegas.
The Southern Nevada Rock Art Association meets on the fourth Monday of every month, starting at 6:30 p.m., in the REI store in Boca Park. Admission is free and anyone interested in rock art is invited to attend. There's usually a program on rock art and/or archeology, most often local or regional.
Preston presents photographs from his new coffee-table book which features well-known cartoonists, comic book artists, animators, and illustrators in their studios. Free. Gallery at West Charleston Library through March 27.lvccld.org
Cockroach Thaeter presents "The Father" by Florian Zeller March 29 through April 15. Things are getting strange for 80-year-old Andre. His trusted watch goes missing, reappears, and is lost again. His daughter’s stories don’t quite add up. His furniture is disappearing and there are strangers at his table.
The display includes small works in charcoal and oil paint exploring moral apathy, race, and conflict in America. Mon.–Fri. 7A–5:30P, free. Las Vegas City Hall Chamber Gallery, 495 S. Main St., second floor, through March 28. artslasvegas.org
The Tacos and Tamales festival at Sunset Park on March 31 will include the Tequila Tasting Experience, where you will enjoy tantalizing your palate with an array of Tequila brands sampling cocktails, pairings and more. Part of the proceeds will benefit local charity Create a Change Now.
You can unleash your creativity and “paint on air” in 3-D space using the new virtual reality equipment at the Springs Preserve. The world beyond two dimensions will become your canvas as you explore a palette of 3-D brushes, floating stars, neon lights, fire and more. Through March 31.
The National Silver Haired Congress Nevada Delegation, in partnership with the Aging Service Directors Organization, is seeking nominations for its sixth annual Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year Award, recognizing volunteer work and contributions to the community. March 31 is the deadline.
You are invited to join Grapevine Fellowship for their Egg-streme Easter Celebration April 1, starting at 10 a.m, The day will begin with worship and a message from Pastor Ron, followed by a BBQ, fellowship and activities for the kids. No charge.
Nevada's Aging and Disability Services Division is looking for volunteers to serve as Long Term Care Ombudsman in skilled nursing facilities.
Volunteers act as advocates and a voice for residents in skilled nursing facilities, either those who cannot speak for themselves or who request assistance and advocacy. Volunteers promote resident's rights, empower residents and help resolve complaints.
Dating back to 1923, these awards are the nation's longest-running, most-prestigious recognition program for creative teens. 9A–5P, free for members or with paid admission. Through April 1. Origen Museum at Springs Preserve, springspreserve.org
The Animal Foundation in Las Vegas is in desperate need of sheets, blankets, towels and such to use for bedding for their cats and dogs. Gently used or new items can be dropped at the shelter every day between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. They would also like to connect with housekeeping departments for regular pickups of donated items.
Olive Crest is looking for individuals, schools and businesses to donate hygiene items and household cleaning products to help people in need get their spring cleaning off to a sparkling start. To learn more on how to set up a hygiene and household goods drive or for a list of needed supplies, call 702-835-1907.