KNPR's Norm Schilling provides sound advice on how to avoid some of the most common gardening mistakes and some of the principles we should follow to achieve long-term success. 6P, $10 members, $12 non-members. Springs Preserve, springspreserve.org
Serina Choi, marketing and business development consultant with National Licensing Services will present “Get in the Game! Discover the Power of Licensing and Certifications” from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. February 21. the talk is part of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Roadmap to Success workshop series,
"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.
February’s theme is “Love Hurts,” but don’t let the theme get in the way of a good story! Tell or listen to five-minute personal stories. 7:30P, free. The Center for Science & Wonder, 1651 E. Sunset Road, lasvegasstoryslam.com
Da'African Village, a nonprofit dedicated to cultural exchange between the United States and Africa, will present the SambaDá Cultural Celebration in celebration of Black History month February 22 (with the One Night in Brazil party) and 23 (dance workshop). Also, local vendors and music.
The singer-pianist has performed at Carnegie Hall, recorded three hit albums, and appeared on numerous radio and TV shows. 6P and 8:30P, $39–$49. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Shop & Wine will have over 20 tasting booths located inside your favorite stores, where you'll find exclusive savings and deals. All proceeds to be donated to Miracle Flights, a local non-profit helping kids diagnosed with illness nationwide to get them to the best care possible.
Local authors help raise money for the all-volunteer, non-profit Alzheimer’s Nevada on the fourth Sunday of every month. They talk briefly about their books from 1.00 to 2.00 p.m. and sign copies sold from 2.00 to 3.00. Some of the money is donated to Alzheimer’s Nevada. No charge to attend.
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.
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 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.
Edward Dusinberre, Harumi Rhodes (violins), Geraldine Walther (viola), and András Fejér (cello) perform their versions of traditional works. 7:30P, $30. Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center at UNLV, unlv.edu
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. Activities include bowling, movies, sports events, lunch/dinner outings, and leisure education classes. Hosted by the City of Las Vegas.