The education nonprofit Andson will host a golf tournament June 5 at Southern Highlands Golf Club. It will be a 4-person scramble with beverages, snacks, lunch, helicopter ball drop, and awards reception following the golf. Sponsorship opportunities available.
This photo and costume exhibit explores the beauty, artistry, and extravagance of the legendary show, which arrived at the Tropicana in December 1959 from Paris, France. Free. West Charleston Library, lvccld.org
The show will feature songs from some of the most celebrated divas in American music history including Ella Fitzgerald, Diana Ross, Barbra Streisand, Céline Dion, Carole King and many more. 7P, $20. Starbright Theatre at Sun City Summerlin, scscai.com
School's out for the summer and Red Rock Canyon is calling kids ages 6-8 and their families. Join a naturalist for a nine-part series that celebrates the Mojave Desert and invites families to learn together. Programs will include hands-on exploration with pictures, activities, and crafts. Learn about mammals, reptiles, plants, geology, weather, and more!
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 June 6, Elizabeth Stacy from UNLV will ask "Why Are There so Many Tree Species?" She will discuss her work on the highly diverse ‘Ohi’a trees of Hawaii.
Friends of Nevada Wilderness hosts talks by local environmental experts on the first Thursday of every month at REI Boca Park, starting at 7:00. On June 7, "Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument: Past, Present and Future" by Protectors of Tule Springs’ Directors Sherri Grotheer and Stan Nudelman.
The Las Vegas Rescue Mission will hold their 14th annual Golf Tournament June 8 at at Arroyo Golf Club. Entry fees include: post tournament lunch, complimentary gift bag, golf shirt (if applicable), and the satisfaction in helping out our city’s homeless men, women and children.
True Sounds of Liberty was one of the original L.A. hardcore punk bands. They will be joined by Guttermouth, Guilty By Association, N. E. Last Words, and Last Rites. 18+ only. 6:30P, $22–$25. Brooklyn Bowl at The Linq, brooklynbowl.com
Enjoy networking, competition, and brunch at this annual fundraiser. Proceeds benefit Helping Hands of Vegas Valley, which provides transportation, a food pantry, and other services for low-income seniors. 8:30A, spectators $100; players $200. Topgolf, 4627 Koval Lane, hhovv.org
Join Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth at their annual Homeless Youth in the Alley Bowling Tournaments on June 9 at the Suncoast Bowling Center. There will be family-friendly fun, unlimited bowling, food, giveaway items, raffle prizes, photo booth, awards and more. Superhero/vigilante costumes encouraged.
Edward Bloom is a traveling salesman with colorful tales full of crazy characters. His son, Will, is determined to learn the truth. Wed–Sat 6P, $15. The Boman Pavilion at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, supersummertheatre.org
Lyft is partnering with Fired Up Management for the Intergalactic Art Car Festival on June 9, with all proceeds benefiting local art programs through the First Friday Foundation. The out-of-this-world festival will convene the largest collection of art cars outside the playa created by some of the country's most brilliant installation artists. Tickets are free, with donations welcome.
Included 30-foot alien creatures, praying mantises, rhinos, monsters, alligators, swans, and even a stapler. At 7 p.m., the cars will proceed from Llama Lot at Ogden and 9th Street, then run down the Las Vegas Strip to Harmon before turning to return to Llama Lot.
An all-ages, art-filled immersive experience festival will follow from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. with fire dancers, live DJ performances, food trucks, and artist demos. Vehicles on display feature multiple fire shows, LED screens, and thumping sound systems, and can be more than 25 feet long and over 30 feet high.
Discover how animals defend themselves against predators at Nature’s Ninjas, the Springs Preserve’s newest traveling exhibit. From hedgehogs to scorpions to tarantulas to poison dart frogs, explore some of nature’s wildest defensive adaptations. You'll get to meet a few live animals..
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.