Henderson Libraries has a full slate of International Festival events in April and May. You learn about another culture, through classes, demonstrations, exhibits, and performances. Included: cooking demonstrations and classes, arts and crafts, language classes, discussions, and films.
In the tradition of The Moth, participants tell true five-minute stories, live. April’s theme is "Spring Break". 8P, $10. Center for Science and Wonder, 1651 E. Sunset Road, #A111, lasvegasstoryslam.com
The Wetlands Park in Las Vegas has guided walks, talks, and programs every month. Some require advance registration. April 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: BioBlitz, a fun day of science in the park! Identify plants and animals with the help of expert scientists and naturalists. All observations are entered into a global database, iNaturalist.
Attend The MoneyShow Las Vegas and you will receive practical education, expert trading strategies, and 150+ stock, ETF and fund picks from leading financial experts! It will be held May 14-16 and admission is free if you register in advance.
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.
Clark County Poet Laureate Vouge Robinson moderates as members of the Las Vegas community share stories of their best or worst summer jobs. 7:30P, donations accepted. Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., artslasvegas.org
The Nevada Site Specific Advisory Board will meet on March 14, starting at 4 p.m., in Las Vegas. Members of the public are invited to attend. The board makes suggestions about cleaning up areas of the former test site.