The Springs Preserve is offering a groundbreaking, 6-week series about designing gardens from the bottom up. Classes will cover everything needed to assess a site and design a garden using nature as your guide. Classes will meet Jan. 27, Feb. 3, 10, 24, and March 3 and 10 at the Springs Preserve. You don't need to take all of them.
Experience real math at work in sports, nature, robotics, music, dancing, movie-making and more and answer the age-old question: “Will I ever use all this math they’re teaching us?” at MathAlive! The traveling exhibit. has hands-on displays and interactive experiences including: riding in a live-action snowboard race; exploring and operating simulations of NASA’s latest robotics, and designing a video game.
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 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.
Explore downtown Las Vegas’ premier independent early childhood through elementary school and its progressive, student-inspired curriculum. You and your family are invited to an open house at the school to learn about their education philosophy and innovative project-based learning program.
The International Festival’s March events (the 3rd thru the 17th) promise to provide exciting opportunities for you to learn about other cultures. Learn a few phrases in a language new to you, explore Italian and Slovakian films, participate in an interactive workshop about Ukrainian eggs, and attend a day centered around the Japanese culture. All events are free. At three libraries.
The Domsky Glass open house will have glass blowing demonstration, an amazing gallery exhibiting local artists' work, a huge studio space where some of Las Vegas' treasured glass works have been created, and a boutique with one-of-a-kind creations.
Celebrate Women’s History Month at the Springs Preserve's Boomtown 1905! The Dolly, Me & History Tea Party will have activity stations that guests—and their dolls—rotate through to learn about historical Las Vegas and the women that turned the rough-and-tumble town into a real community. For ages 4+.
Science Cafe Las Vegas meets on the first Wednesday of each month, starting at 6:30, for a lively discussion of a specific subject. There's beer, but the event is okay for those under 21. On March 7, Elisabeth Hausrath from UNLV's Department of Geoscience will discuss the causes of pink snow.
Queen Bee Market will host a market featuring handmade items March 9 and 10 in the Conference Center of Las Vegas. There will be home décor, accessories, clothing, paper arts, vintage items, furniture and more. You can shop at vendor booths, participate in make-and-take stations and enjoy demonstrations,.
The Springs Preserve's annual environmental science Spring Break Camp will be held March 26-30. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Campers will build a colony on Mars as they explore real issues on Earth. It's for ages 6 to 12.
Canyonlands Field Institute is offering a full day Desert Wildflower Seminar exploring the wildflowers around Moab, Utah on April 21. You can learn to identify, and appreciate, those flowers you've always wondered about. The field trip will be led by Moab biologist and wildflower expert Joel Tuhy.