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 Utah rescue group Because Animals Matter will hold the Get Bark To Nature Zion Retreat fundraiser December 1-3 in Springdale, with a variety of indoor and outdoor activities in and around Zion National Park. Proceeds from the event will support BAM’s many pet and community programs.
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. On December 6, Dr. Lawrence Walker will discuss how the ecosystems we depend on recover from events such as volcanoes, landslides, hurricanes, and fires.