Clark County Wetlands Park has guided walks, talks, and programs every month. Some require advance registration. Quite a few are for kids, such as Nature Tales, which includes a story and a craft. Guided walks are for ages 10 and over. Also, art classes for all ages.
Henderson Libraries’ Around the World festival is back with fall fun! Cultural demonstrations, festive performances, and other activities allow you to explore cultures from around the world. Lots of Mexico-themed events in November (think Day of the Dead), plus Italy, India, and our own Southern Paiutes.
Convo@Core takes place monthly to provide an opportunity for informal, relaxed and engaging chats on a variety of topics important to artists, art fans and the arts community as a whole. Next two: November 14 and December 12
Storytellers from the Nevada Storytelling Guild will regale the audiences with a potpourri of folktales, personal tales, historical, mythical, and musical tales in celebration of story! 1P, free. West Charleston Library, lvccld.org
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.
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum presents "A December to Remember" talk by Hawaiian author and cultural specialist Patrick Kaanoi. His topic: "Hawaiian Winter & New Year Traditions called Makahiki". The talk starts at 1:00. Free with paid admission to museum
The Pulitzer Prize-winner and two-term U.S. Poet Laureate discusses her new book Monument: New & Selected Poems. Signing and reception to follow. 7P, Free (reservations required). The Writer's Block, 1020 Fremont St., events.blackmountaininstitute.org
Speakers will have in-depth analysis of what to expect in business heading into next year on the local, national, and global levels. There will be a close look at the impact of the sports entertainment industry locally. Hosted by the LVGEA and the Center for Business and Economic Research at the UNLV Lee Business School.
The Progressive Summit will offer trainings, workshops, and break-out sessions designed to educate and empower you with strategies to create change as we move into the 2019 Legislative session and beyond. It's two days of in-depth, informative, and engaging progressive conversation and know-how.