The "Dine The District" self-guided food tour will be held April 28, from 1 to 4 p.m.., in Reno. Enjoy entertainment and a variety of culinary delights, with proceeds helping to support the continued development of the Riverwalk District.
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.
Cadillac Corporation was formed in 1902 and the first cars, the Model A, were produced in 1903. Cadillac owners will show their classic rides, and happily talk about them, at Town Square on April 29, from 11 to 4, with cars from every decade.
The Good Deed Project will hold the Good Deed Spring Brunch April 29 at the Gramercy Plaza, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., catered by DW Bistro. Bottomless mimosas and live entertainment, as well. Proceeds will go toward 2018 projects, including renovations to the homes of five single parents.
The Department of Fine Arts Music Program presents superb performances featuring traditional favorites and foot-tapping classics by popular composers. 7P, $5–$8. Nicholas J. Horn Theatre, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., csn.edu/pac
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.
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.
The Truckee Meadows Bicycle Alliance's Bike Week runs May 13-19. There are a variety of events promoting healthy living and physical fitness through active transportation. Included is the team-oriented Commuter Challenge. Most events are in Reno, with a couple in Sparks.
CSN’s College Singers, Chamber Chorale, Jazz Singers, and students of CSN’s Voice Classes present an evening of festive choral music in this semester-ending concert. 7P, $5–$8. Nicholas J. Horn Theatre, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., csn.edu/pac
Born in California and now living in Portland, artist Hayden Senter challenges reality and explores the idea that some of the most important elements of his life are only “transitory”. Using a combination of muted and pastel color palettes, Senter’s prints, paintings, and drawings evoke a feeling a separation and offer a surrealistic take on pastoral narratives.
Merryhill School Summerlin will hold their Family Fun Fiesta on May 4, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. There will be food trucks, an outdoor showing of "COCO," outdoor games, and shopping with local small business owners.
Thanks to our friends at Brooklyn Bowl, we are bringing you specially-priced tickets for each of the following shows, with 100% of the proceeds benefitting the radio you love. Tickets are limited so don’t wait, secure yours before they are gone!
From crafts to food to everything in between, this is the place to celebrate all things artsy. Cockroach Theatre offers 20-minute vignettes, multiple food trucks offer mouth-watering dining, and booths of all sorts offer one-of-a-kind items. 5–11P, free. 1025 First Street, ffflv.org