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 Women’s Guild hosts this popular indoor/outdoor event full of fine arts, crafts, clothing, jewelry, antiques, and more. 8A–6P Fri–Sat; 8A–2P Sun, free. St. Viator Parish, 2461 E. Flamingo Road, stviator.org
Artist Yayoi Kusama’s two installations offer unique wonderlands of lights and reflections where guests become part of the artwork. 10A–7:30P, $15. Locals night every Wed 5–7P, $11. Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, bellagio.com
This 40-minute ride along the Boulder Branch Line features a toy train exhibit, Santa's sleigh for photos, North Pole mailbox, and depot gift store. 10A–3P Fri–Sun, $5–$10. Nevada State Railroad Museum, 601 Yucca St., Boulder City, nevadasouthern.com
The annual Scandinavian Holiday Bazaar will be held November 17, with all sorts of imported and domestic holiday items available, including table decorations, trolls, rosemaled calendars, and a wide variety of edibles.
Give thanks for kid-friendly fun with the Las Vegas Improvisational Players. Join in as the troupe makes up the show on the spot based on the audience’s suggestions. 7P, $10; $5 kids, seniors, and military. Show Creators Studio, 4455 W. Sunset Road, lvimprov.com
Storytellers from the Nevada Storytelling Guild will regale the audiences with a potpourri of folktales, personal tales, historical, mythical, and musical tales in celebration of story! 1P, free. West Charleston Library, lvccld.org
The road will be closed to motorized traffic so that you may enjoy the street via bicycle, skates, skateboards, stroller, or on foot. Along the way, enjoy craft and food vendors. 10A–2P, free. Along Paseo Verde Parkway, bikehenderson.org
With floats, toy soldiers, snowflake princes and princesses, nutcrackers, dancers, drummers, and joyful music, this nondenominational parade is fun for the whole family. 6P, free. Park Center Drive, downtownsummerlin.com
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.
Core Contemporary presents Nunca Ido - “Never Gone”, a solo exhibition by Robby Martin, aka Biscuit Street Preacher. A favorite of local artists and collectors, BSP has recently returned to town. Raw, brutish, textured and imperfect, BSP's paintings usually challenge human and societal imperfections. Through November 21.
Broadway in the Hood presents The Voice Season 14 vocalist Amber Sauer performing the hits of the three legendary singers. Sat–Sun 7P; Sat 2P, $44. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
It's three days of poker fun with buy-ins ranging from $110 to $200 with guaranteed $5,000 to $50,000 payouts in each event. November 23 through the 25th, a No Limit Hold’em tournament will be held in the Golden Nugget’s famed Grand Ballroom.
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum presents "A December to Remember" talk by Hawaiian author and cultural specialist Patrick Kaanoi. His topic: "Hawaiian Winter & New Year Traditions called Makahiki". The talk starts at 1:00. Free with paid admission to museum
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.