Opera Las Vegas will hold their "Love Potion #9" gala February 2 at Green Valley Ranch. There will be virtuoso entertainment and cuisine (including chocolate delicacies) and libation creations that will set your own heart aflutter. OLV will present Donizetti's "Elixir of Love" in June.
The Season 5 winner of America’s Got Talent presents a sampling of his original songs plus the songs of Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Allman Brothers Band, and many other Southern rock legends. 8P, $30–$49. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
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 February 6, Dr. Aude Picard from UNLV will discuss how bacteria modify rocks and affect geochemical cycles.
NV89 Radio, KNPB Public Broadcasting and Pignic Pub & Patio present Reno's premier songwriter showcase, Loud As Folk. Hosted by Spike McGuire Music and featuring Lindsay Alexis, RachaelBot, Só Sol, and Neeto.
Free adaptive climbing experience for people of all ages with disabilities. Adaptive equipment will be rovided, and all ages and abilities are welcome. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged, but not necessary. February 9 from 9 to 11 am
The Las Vegas Philharmonic presents An Evening with Brahms, celebrating the composer's mastery with three of his greatest works written during the height of his fame. They are: the Academic Festival Overture, the Concerto for Violin and Cello in A Minor, and his great Symphony No. 4.
The Breast Center at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas holds several classes and meetings every month. Included are a breast cancer support group, the young survivor's breast cancer support group, pilates classes for women with breast cancer, yoga classes (including pre-natal), and more.
No charge for support groups, while there might be a charge for other things.
The non-profit Narcotics Anonymous is a twelve-step program offering help for people trying to end a drug addiction, modeled on Alcoholics Anonymous. There are several meetings every day in Southern Nevada, most of them in Las Vegas.
"Spectrum," Las Vegas’ own award winning soul, pop and R&B quartet returns to Myron’s Cabaret Jazz on February 16. The group boasts four incredible singers, who combine their voices and dexterity to create the angelic harmonies and deft choreography that have become their hallmarks.
Chinatown Plaza will host its annual Chinese New Year Celebration on February 17, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Welcome in the Year of the Boar with traditional food, vendor exhibits and entertainment for the entire family..
The Court Appointed Special Advocate Program in Las Vegas is looking for volunteers to work as advocates for children in the foster care system. Volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate in court and other settings on behalf of children who have been abused or neglected, Volunteer orientation is held the third Wednesday of every month from 6:00 to 7:30 pm.
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.
Sean Gaskell will perform on the kora, a traditional 21-stringed harp from West Africa, February 21 at the Green Valley Library and the 26th at the Paseo Verde Library. He'll play some standard kora tunes and some of his own compositions, and talk about the music and the instrument.
"Gianni Schicchi' is an irresistible comic opera by Puccini set around the death bed of a rich man, where greed and avarice reign as his family vies for his wealth. Five performances will be presented by Sin City Opera and Cockroach Theater at Art Square Theater.
In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound and absurd, their vows of silence collide with the achingly human need to connect.
Dr. Clemens Heske from UNLV's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will present the talk "How a Particle Accelerator Can Help to Make Solar Cells Better" February 28, starting at 7:30. He will discuss synchrotrons, solar devices, cooperating (and non-cooperating) interfaces, and how all that can be combined to help tackle the global energy challenge.
Free adaptive climbing experience for people of all ages with disabilities. Adaptive equipment will be rovided, and all ages and abilities are welcome. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged, but not necessary. March 23 from 9 to 11 am