Clark County Wetlands Park has guided walks, talks, and programs every month. Some require advance registration. Quite a few are for kids, such as Nature Tales, which includes a story and a craft. Guided walks are for ages 10 and over. Also, art classes for all ages.
“Pulling Back the Curtain- the Art of Show Business” will be presented by the UNLV College of Fine Arts on May 1, starting at 7:30. Jeff Kutash ("Splash") and Jon Fondy will discuss the show production process and the inner workings of the entertainment industry.
Nevada Ballet Theater invites you to tumble down the rabbit hole with Alice into a colorful, madcap adventure. Filled with all your favorite characters, flamboyant and surreal, this over the top Wonderland features a bevy of movement styles, from traditional ballet to modern to hip hop.
Join HELP of Southern Nevada for Derby in the Desert (with a Twist of Lime!) May 4 from 3 to 5 p.m., at MacKenzie River Pizza inside City National Arena. $50 admission includes signature cocktail, delicious bites and door prize ticket. Attire is Derby Casual (as in Kentucky Derby).
Be transported back to the era of Las Vegas as a burgeoning railroad town in the Boomtown 1905 exhibit. Walk through re-creations of the original train depot, Arizona Club, Majestic Theatre, First State Bank, Lincoln Hotel and a mercantile. Encounter interpretive, interactive exhibits and period décor to learn about life in 1905 - 1920 Las Vegas.
President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will take part in a series of conversations across 13 cities in North America, arriving at Park Theater in Las Vegas on May 5th, 2019. Purchase ticket vouchers through our Box Office, and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the radio you love!
Rebuilding Together Southern Nevada will host its second annual Beer & Boots Bash fundraiser on May 8 at Lovelady Brewing Company. Tickets are $25 and include one free beer, a custom RTSNV beer glass, and dinner.
There will be a silent auction and Beers & Boots Bash 50-50 Raffle with a guaranteed $10,000 giveaway. Raffle tickets are $20 each. RTSNV works to repair homes for low-income individuals and families while revitalizing communities and rebuilding lives.
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 4th annual Skye & Stars: Stargazing at Skye Canyon Park will be held May 11 . Besides viewing with the Las Vegas Astronomical Society (both daytime and evening) there will be picnicking, lawn games, food trucks and music.
Learn about Vincent van Gogh and then particiipate in a step-by-step painting class featuring Impressionist painting techniques and styles. For ages 10 and up. Presented by King Art Studio. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Must register in advance.
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.
The Animal Foundation in Las Vegas needs sheets, blankets, towels and such to use for bedding for their cats and dogs. Gently used or new items can be dropped at the shelter every day between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. They would also like to connect with housekeeping departments for regular pickups of donated items.
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.