A collection of works choreographed by the Bachelor of Fine Arts majors in dance performance and choreography. Thu–Sat 7:30P; Sat–Sun 2:30P, $18. Dance Studio One at Alta Ham Fine Arts 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.
April’s theme is “Debt,” but don’t let the theme get in the way of a good story! Tell or listen to five-minute personal stories. 7:30P, $10. The Center for Science & Wonder, 1651 E. Sunset Road, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
A full day of choral workshops for high school choir students culminates in a performance of the university choirs and the Silverado High School Madrigals as guest artists. 7:30P, $10. Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center at UNLV, unlv.edu
Flight school and aircraft rental company All In Aviation will host an open house to celebrate World Pilots’ Day. Explore their exclusive Cirrus Aircraft fleet, including the all-new SF50 Vision Jet, while learning about general aviation and how to become a private pilot. This is a family-friendly event.
The star of television’s Madame Secretary and the Las Vegas production of Jersey Boys performs selections from the Great American Songbook as well as contemporary hits. Sat 7P; Sun 2P, $39–$69. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
The Springs Preserve will honor children and celebrate childhood at the their annual Día del Niño. There will be hours of fun for children of all ages, including clowns and magicians, dancing and singing groups, interactive games, traditional Mexican food and drink, hands-on arts and crafts, and cooking workshops.
Take a walk through the decades amd honor the City of Henderson’s past, celebrate the present, and shine a light on the future. The Henderson Events Plaza will become a time machine recognizing eras from the year of Henderson’s incorporation (1953) to the present.
A one-mile walk in the scenic neighborhood of Rancheros Estates to remember those who lost their lives to addiction and pray for those who are still in the battle. Also, a BBQ lunch, a tour of Hoving Home, and a chance to hear inspiring testimonies by the Hoving Home ladies. Walk starts at 10 am.
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.
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
Southern Nevadans are invited to join together again to celebrate and promote diversity and inclusion at the third annual ADL Walk Against Hate (presented by Barrick Gold) on April 28. The family-oriented, multi-cultural walk and event will run from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Springs Preserve.
It’s a museum by day and a School of Striptease at night! The Burlesque Hall of Fame’s School of Striptease offers classes for the hobbyist, the novice, and established performers of all kinds. Learn about the art of the striptease from the industry’s top performers of today and yesteryear.
The Animal Foundation's annual Best in Show wil be held April 28 at the Thomas and Mack Center, with 50 dogs of all ages and sizes competing to be top dog. All dogs will be available for adoption afterwards.