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 Great American Foodie Fest returns to Henderson April 26-29 in the parking lot at Sunset Station Casino. It features innovative food vendors and top food trucks from around the country that have been featured on popular TV food shows. Also: a beer garden, carnival rides, and eating contests.
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 season ender is a collection of works choreographed by the bachelor of fine arts majors in dance, performance, and choreography. Thu–Sat 7:30P; Fri–Sun 2:30P, $18. Alta Ham Fine Arts Dance Studio One at UNLV, unlv.edu
The sons of legendary artist Dave Brubeck have been musicians in their own right for over 50 years. Their quartet performs jazz infused with funk, blues, and world music. 7P, $39–$59. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
This thrilling production will be accompanied by an exhilarating storyline to create a stunning vocabulary of movement intended to resonate with 21st century audiences. Fri 7P; Sat 2P, $5–$8. Nicholas J. Horn Theatre, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., csn.edu/pac
In the tradition of The Moth, participants tell true five-minute stories, live. April’s theme is "Spring Break". 8P, $10. Center for Science and Wonder, 1651 E. Sunset Road, #A111, lasvegasstoryslam.com
Enjoy a three-course plated lunch, silent auction, and after party all to raise funds to empower women to get back on their feet -- by providing professional attire, a network of support, and career development tools. 12P, $20–$2,000. Four Seasons Hotel, dressforsuccesssouthernnevada.org
The Community Baby Bash to mark National Infant Immunization Week will be held April 27 from 11 to 4 at the Southern Nevada Health District center in Las Vegas. The immunization and health fair is free and will include family resource booths, vision screenings, and giveaways, as well as no-cost shots for infants who meet Vaccines for Children eligibility.
Art inspired by Gold Butte National Monument, Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument and Basin and Range National Monument--Nevada's three National Monuments--will be shown April 27 through June 23 in the Sahara West Library. Included: paintings, wall murals, photographs, and sculptures.
The RMHC Runnin' for the House 5K & Family Fun Walk will be held at the Las Vegas Ronald McDonald House on April 28, starting at 8 a.m. There will be a certified 5k course, a pancake breakfast, a booth expo, children’s activities, and a great raffle.
The 4th annual Celebrando Festival April 28 will celebrate Hispanic culture and giving back. There will be food, music, dance, art and musch more. They are partnering with Nevada PEP and some of the money raised will go to them.
The Springs Preserve celebrates children and childhood at their annual Día del Niño on April 28. There will be clowns and magicians, dancing and singing, interactive games, traditional Mexican food and drink, and hands-on arts and crafts workshops. Tickets are $6.
You can get your documents/photos of historical interest scanned for free as part of National Preservation Week April 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Paseo Verde Library. Staff members will scan your items and provide you with information about preservation techniques.
Gia Wellness will host a free screening of the new documentary "Generation Zapped" on April 28, starting at !:00. It's about the health risks of wireless technology. They'd like you to register in advance.