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..
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
How many punches/kicks can you do in one 30-minute workout? This unique event allows anyone to work out while raising funds for a great cause. The workout is free. Funds raised go to help those living with ALS in Nevada. The first 50 people to sign up will receive a shirt.
Artist Yayoi Kusama’s two installations offer unique wonderlands of lights and reflections where guests become part of the artwork. 10A–7:30P through April 28. $15. Locals night every Wed 5–7P, $11. Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, bellagio.com
Miracle Flights invites thrill-seekers of all ages to enjoy an exciting afternoon of aerial acrobatics performed by professional drone experts, classic carnival games, interactive STEM activities, food, entertainment and even a "Drone University." The family-friendly festival runs from noon to 4 and is free.
The Vegas Valley Dog Obedience Club will hold registration and orientation for puppy and adult classes on January 10, starting at 7 p.m. Proof of shots required to register. Don't take the dog with you.