Purchase chocolate or vanilla cupcakes ($1 each) from the Freed’s Bakery website on or before August 22, or at either Freed’s Bakery or Freed’s Dessert Shop, and half of the purchase price will be donated directly to HELP of Southern Nevada. Mimimum purchase is 12.
Over the course of their decade-long career, Lady Antebellum has amassed record-breaking success ushering in more than 18 million album units and 34 million tracks sold, with over two billion digital streams. Purchase ticket vouchers through our Box Office, and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the radio you love!
August’s theme is “Disguise,” but don’t let the theme get in the way of a good story! Tell or listen to five-minute personal stories. 6P, free. The Center for Science & Wonder, 1651 E. Sunset Road, firstname.lastname@example.org
Save abandoned and abused pets while you enjoy an evening filled with buffet foods, drinks, a raffle, an auction, and live entertainment. $35. Opportunity Village Buffalo Campus, 6050 S. Buffalo Drive, forecloseduponpets.org
Countless theater, television, film and comedic endeavors have pushed David Alan Grier's career to remarkable heights. Purchase ticket vouchers through our Box Office, and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the radio you love!
Crime Stoppers of Nevada will hold its annual fund-raising event on August 23 from 5:30 to 9 pm, It will have small bites of food, drinks, and a silent auction. Must be 21 or older to attend. Crime Stoppers of Nevada is a 501c3 non-profit organization committed to assisting law enforcement in solving crimes and locating wanted fugitives.
Spend an enchanting day with Mary, Queen of Scots and her court. There will be live bagpipes and highland dancers, demonstrations of spinning and weaving, a Wee Bairns Corner for children, food tastings, and other Scottish fun. 10A–3P, free. Windmill Library, lvccld.org
FIT4MOM and Tivoli Village are teaming up once again to host a day filled with hula-hooping, pool noodle baseball, relay races, and more. This family-friendly field day is the perfect summer send-off, allowing kids and parents to squeeze in some last-minute memories before school starts.
Galleria at Sunset combines two favorite things at Shop & Wine, with over 15 tasting booths located in front of favorite stores. Guests will have access to exclusive savings and deals while sipping wine and hanging out with friends. All proceeds will be donated to Miracle Flights.
The Rape Crisis Center in Las Vegas uses male and female volunteers, ages 21 and over, to assist sexual assault victims. Volunteers assist the staff of the center by answering crisis calls around the clock, making referrals for victims and others who are seeking assistance, and more.
The Nevada Economic Development Conference will have experts from across the United States (including some local ones) to discuss Nevada’s emerging economy and opportunities and trends to know about as Nevada expands its presence on the world stage.
Mark Shunock gathers an eclectic cast of guests including stars from Hollywood, the Strip, musical acts, athletes, and celebrity chefs for 90 minutes of chat, entertainment, and a lot of laughs — all to benefit a local charity. 7P, $20–$50. The Space, 3460 Cavaretta Court, mondaysdark.com
The Southern Nevada Rock Art Association meets on the fourth Monday of every month, starting at 6:30 p.m., in the REI store in Boca Park. Admission is free and anyone interested in rock art is invited to attend. There's usually a program on rock art and/or archeology, most often local or regional.
The non-profit Foreclosed Upon Pets works to find homes for animals that have been abandoned for economic reasons, such as their owners losing their home or job. They show cats and dogs at Petsmart stores in Las Vegas and Henderson on the weekends. Volunteers needed.
Leisure Connection (for adults 22+) is a social group for high-functioning adults with developmental disabilities. It provides recreational activities that promote socialization and independence in the community.
Paralympic Sports Club Las Vegas, in conjunction with the Clark County School District, is a program designed for children and adults with physical disabilities. It offers sports training and competitions throughout Southern Nevada. Their mission is to maximize the potential of people with physical disabilities through sports. Hosted by the City of Las Vegas.