Author Doresa Banning discusses the infamous incidents and characters who made the headlines in local and national newspapers and Reno/Tahoe's criminal parallels to Las Vegas. 7P, free. Main Theater at Clark County Library, lvccld.org
Las Vegas is one of the first cities outside New York to be granted access to this 2017 Pulitzer nominated play, a radiant portrait of an all-female soccer team battling their inner demons and the collective decisions that define us. It is a powerful portrait of life, full of action and energy. Written by Sarah DeLappe and directed by Kate St-Pierre.
Nevada's Aging and Disability Services Division is looking for volunteers to serve as Long Term Care Ombudsman in skilled nursing facilities.
Volunteers act as advocates and a voice for residents in skilled nursing facilities, either those who cannot speak for themselves or who request assistance and advocacy. Volunteers promote resident's rights, empower residents and help resolve complaints.
Hailing from the urban streets of Waipahu, Hawaii, the band has produced several #1 hits including “Nothing to Hide,” “The One", "Play Me Like a Fool,” and “Ms. Beautiful.” 7P, $22–$40. Brooklyn Bowl at The Linq, brooklynbowl.com
Larry C. Johns and Alan R. Johns, the attorneys who spent 25 years pursuing a lawsuit for the victims of this catastrophic underground nuclear test, will discuss all that led to the enactment of the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act in 1990. 7P, free. Jewel Box Theater at Clark County Library, lvccld.org
Violinists Nicolas Kendall and Charles Yang, with bassist Ranaan Meyer bring elements of many musical styles together for a unique sound. 7P, $39–$59. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts presents "Wait Until Dark" February 2, 3, 9, and 10 at 6 p.m. In Frederick Knott’s crime-drama, a woman must use her wits to survive when three con artists turn up at her door in search of a very special doll. Before the night is done she will even the playing field to protect herself and her family from the monsters that go bump in the night.
Saxophonist Sid the Kid and his band will be playing the music of Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Grover Washington Jr., Maceo Parker, and many more. 7:30P, free. PAC at Summerlin Library, lvccld.org
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.
This is an all-new multi-media version of the sold-out shows from 2015, featuring arias and ensembles from memorable movies. The concert will feature operatic hits along with the movie clips they accompanied. Presented by Sin City Opera.
Experience real math at work in sports, nature, robotics, music, dancing, movie-making and more and answer the age-old question: “Will I ever use all this math they’re teaching us?” at MathAlive! The traveling exhibit. has hands-on displays and interactive experiences including: riding in a live-action snowboard race; exploring and operating simulations of NASA’s latest robotics, and designing a video game.
In most parts of the county it is still too cold to think about growing vegetables, but not in Las Vegas! This is the ideal time to get your 2018 garden off to a great start., and you can get some tips in a hands-on class February 11 at the Springs Preserve. It runs from 1 to 3
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 and R&B quartet returns to Cabaret Jazz February 14. The four singers combine their voices to create the angelic harmonies and deft choreography that has become their trademark. Internationally acclaimed, they will leave you wanting more with stirring renditions of classic hits by The Temptations, The Four Tops, The Miracles, The Jackson 5 and others..