Rebuilding Together Southern Nevada will host its first Beer & Boots Bash on April 12 at Lovelady Brewing Company. The event will raise awareness of and funds for RTSNV’s mission, focused on repairing homes for low-income individuals and families, revitalizing communities and rebuilding lives.
There are many ways to get things growing in the desert. You can learn about some of the many inexpensive ways to put mpre plants in your garden, including division, seeds and taking cuttings. The class is from 1 to 3.
Sister Joan Chittister will speak on Christianity in the 21st Century on April 14, from 10 to noon. For over 35 years, she has dedicated herself to advocating for universal recognition of the critical questions impacting the global community. Sponsored by the Stillpoint Center for Spiritual Development.
The annual Run Away with Cirque du Soleil at the Springs Preserve to mark World Water Day will be held April 14. There will be a 5k run, 1-mile fun walk, entertainment by Cirque du Soleil musicians, massage therapy, a warm-up with Cirque performers, and activities for children.
The 14th annual Las Vegas Celtic Gathering and Highland Games will be held April 14 and 15 at Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs. The festival celebrates Celtic heritage with entertainment, children’s activities, food, drink, dance and heavy athletics (such as the caber toss).
The 44th annual UNLVino will be held April 14, from 7 to 10 p.m., in the Keep Memory Alive Event Center at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. There will be a wide range of wines to sample and food from top chefs. Money raised goes toward scholarships for UNLV students.
Comedy Magician Adam London’s family-friendly afternoon show is hilarious and delivers wit with clever sleight of hand magic. London has perfected his craft in comedy clubs around the world, including the world-famous Magic Castle in Los Angeles. 100% of net ticket sales from this show on April 14 will benefit Olive Crest in Nevada.
"Walk to the Beat" at Aid for AIDS of Nevada 28th annual AIDS Walk on April 15 at Town Square Las Vegas. Penn & Teller will once again serve as grand marshals and leaders of the Penn & Teller Challenge AIDS Walk Team. Registration to walk is free and attendees are encouraged to form a team and fundraise to receive incentives.
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.
An Alzheimer's caregiver support group meets on the third Tuesday of the month, from 10 to 11 a.m., at the H2U MountainView Office in Las Vegas. It allows family, friends, caregivers and others to meet regularly for mutual emotional support and to discuss coping skills.
Canyonlands Field Institute is offering a full day Desert Wildflower Seminar exploring the wildflowers around Moab, Utah on April 21. You can learn to identify, and appreciate, those flowers you've always wondered about. The field trip will be led by Moab biologist and wildflower expert Joel Tuhy.
Japanese cuisine will be the focus of the monthly cooking class at the Divine Cafe. Under expert guidance you will prepare a meal using saki, fresh fish, seasonal vegetables, and the finest ingredients available. Then, of course, you get to eat it.
The Las Vegas Better Home Show wants to inspire, motivate and excite you about your home and garden improvement plans. Whether you are planning a minor renovation, a major remodel, or an important retrofit - or even just some minor fine-tuning - exhibitors will help you with every aspect of the process.
Olive Crest’s annual fundraiser "Be the Change, An Evening of Hope" will be held in Crimson at the Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa on April 21.. There will be entertainment, drinks and hors d’oeuvres, and silent and live auctions. Funds raised will go to help our area’s most at-risk children and their families.
This year’s juried art exhibit includes artists who were chosen based on the texture present in each of their works and the visual similarity in the subjects each artist presents. Free. Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., through April 25. artslasvegas.org
The Great American Foodie Fest returns to Henderson April 26-29 in the parking lot at Sunset Station Casino. It features innovative food vendors and top food trucks from around the country that have been featured on popular TV food shows. Also: a beer garden, carnival rides, and eating contests.
Art inspired by Gold Butte National Monument, Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument and Basin and Range National Monument--Nevada's three National Monuments--will be shown April 27 through June 23 in the Sahara West Library. Included: paintings, wall murals, photographs, and sculptures.
The RMHC Runnin' for the House 5K & Family Fun Walk will be held at the Las Vegas Ronald McDonald House on April 28, starting at 8 a.m. There will be a certified 5k course, a pancake breakfast, a booth expo, children’s activities, and a great raffle.
The 4th annual Celebrando Festival April 28 will celebrate Hispanic culture and giving back. There will be food, music, dance, art and musch more. They are partnering with Nevada PEP and some of the money raised will go to them.