The Wetlands Park in Las Vegas has guided walks, talks, and programs every month. Some require advance registration. Two on March 24: Hooray for Ants and the Alien Invaders walk. On the 25th its a Young Explorers program on Ladybugs.
The American Red Cross is seeking people to volunteer their time and help save lives at the Sound the Alarm home fire safety and smoke alarm installation event on May 12 in Las Vegas. Volunteers will help educate people about home-fire safety and will install free smoke alarms.
The Rape Crisis Center in Las Vegas uses male and female volunteers, ages 21 and over, to assist sexual assault victims. Volunteers assist the staff of the center by answering crisis calls around the clock, making referrals for victims and others who are seeking assistance, and more.
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.
Leisure Connection (for adults 22+) is a social group for high-functioning adults with developmental disabilities. It provides recreational activities that promote socialization and independence in the community. Activities include bowling, movies, sports events, lunch/dinner outings, and leisure education classes. Hosted by the City of Las Vegas.
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.
Preston presents photographs from his new coffee-table book which features well-known cartoonists, comic book artists, animators, and illustrators in their studios. Free. Gallery at West Charleston Library through March 27.lvccld.org
Cockroach Thaeter presents "The Father" by Florian Zeller March 29 through April 15. Things are getting strange for 80-year-old Andre. His trusted watch goes missing, reappears, and is lost again. His daughter’s stories don’t quite add up. His furniture is disappearing and there are strangers at his table.
The display includes small works in charcoal and oil paint exploring moral apathy, race, and conflict in America. Mon.–Fri. 7A–5:30P, free. Las Vegas City Hall Chamber Gallery, 495 S. Main St., second floor, through March 28. artslasvegas.org
The Tacos and Tamales festival at Sunset Park on March 31 will include the Tequila Tasting Experience, where you will enjoy tantalizing your palate with an array of Tequila brands sampling cocktails, pairings and more. Part of the proceeds will benefit local charity Create a Change Now.
You can unleash your creativity and “paint on air” in 3-D space using the new virtual reality equipment at the Springs Preserve. The world beyond two dimensions will become your canvas as you explore a palette of 3-D brushes, floating stars, neon lights, fire and more. Through March 31.
The National Silver Haired Congress Nevada Delegation, in partnership with the Aging Service Directors Organization, is seeking nominations for its sixth annual Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year Award, recognizing volunteer work and contributions to the community. March 31 is the deadline.
You are invited to join Grapevine Fellowship for their Egg-streme Easter Celebration April 1, starting at 10 a.m, The day will begin with worship and a message from Pastor Ron, followed by a BBQ, fellowship and activities for the kids. No charge.