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 Las Vegas Philharmonic performs Baroque-era holiday classics, including Part One of Handel’s Messiah. 7:30P; pre-concert conversation, 6:30P, $30-$109. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Your registration for this fundraiser includes a full Santa suit, a medal, and the opportunity to be a part of the largest gathering of Santas in the world! 8:30A, $30. Opportunity Village, raceentry.com
Aerial artists, contortionists, singers, belly dancers and other performing artists will perform in Aerial Fitness’s show “Vegas Strong” December 3, with shows on the hour from 10 to 2. There will be a community blood drive from 9 to 2 with the United Blood Services.
The UNLV College of Education will host their annual Summit on Nevada Education December 4. Educators, administrators, policy makers, community leaders, and others will gather in an open forum to share ideas, challenges and lessons to improve and celebrate Nevada education. You're invited to attend.
Science Cafe Las Vegas meets on the first Wednesday of each month, starting at 6:30, for a lively discussion of a specific subject. (You might want to brush up before heading out.) There's beer, but the event is okay for those under 21.
There is a parade of musical talent lining up at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, and we are bringing you specially-priced tickets for each show, with 100% of the proceeds benefitting the radio you love. Check out the line-up for yourself, and pick a show that’s right for you!
Embrace the holiday magic at the Springs Preserve with train rides to Santa’s magical village and festive activities including photos with Santa, holiday crafts, cookie decorating, holiday stories, a nutcracker display and more! December 9 and 10 and 16-23.
The non-profit Narcotics Anonymous is a twelve-step program offering help for people trying to end a drug addiction, modeled on Alcoholics Anonymous. There are several meetings every day in Southern Nevada, most of them in Las Vegas.
Relax in the "Village Square" at the Center for Science and Wonder. Take a dish or bottle of wine to share and, if you have song in your heart, take your favorite instrument. Share a story. Enjoy an old fashioned Village Social. Doors open at 6 p.m. It's behind the PTs restaurant in the southeast part of the parking lot.
The Breast Center at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas holds several classes and meetings every month. Included are a breast cancer support group, the young survivor's breast cancer support group, pilates classes for women with breast cancer, yoga classes (including pre-natal), and more.
No charge for support groups, while there might be a charge for other things.
Get out of the mall to enjoy an evening of holiday-themed comedy by the Las Vegas Improvisational Players. Brighten your silent night with lighthearted, clean antics based on audience suggestions. 7P, $10; $5 kids, seniors, and military. Show Creators Studio, 4455 W. Sunset Road, lvimprov.com
The Nevada Chamber Orchestra will perfom holiday favorites and have the premier of "Film Suite," a harp and trumpet concerto by Maxwell Lafontant during this free hour-long concert, which starts at 3:00.
The Springs Preserve and the Christmas Tree Recycling Committee will once again recycle your once-living Christmas tree. It will be chipped into mulch and used in gardens and parks throughout the valley. There are 30 drop sites.