Bring the family in costume to enjoy trunk-or-treating, jumpers, games, costume contests, prizes, a climbing wall, community vendors, and more. 5–8P, free. Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., artslasvegas.org
David Perrico and his Pop Strings Orchestra will perform the score of the iconic film as well as Italian arias and original compositions. 8P, $25–$40. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
The Community Cat Coalition of Clark County 1s an all-volunteer organization working to save feral and free-roaming cats through a trap, neuter and return program. C5 can use folks to help with the trapping and returning; caring for cats pre and post op, and co-ordinating with members of the community.
Sons of Norway Desert Troll Lodge will have its annual Lutefisk and Meatballs Dinner on November 2, from 4 to 7 pm, at the Boulder City Elks Club. Also, a live auction. Adult are $22 with students $14. Preschoolers get in free. For tickets call 702-808-8008.
This year’s event is bigger than ever, featuring a showcase of Las Vegas’s best Kosher restaurants, a PJ Library Kid Zone, entertainment, farmers market, and so much more.12–6P, free. Tivoli Village, picatic.com
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.
In celebration of the iconic musical’s 50th anniversary, award-winning director Timothy Sheader and choreographer Drew McOnie bring this production to life. Ages 10+. Tue–Sun 7:30P; Sat–Sun 2P, $40–$128. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Science Cafe Las Vegas meets on the first Wednesday of each month for an in-depth discussion of a particular topic led by a local scientist, with audience participation an important part of that discussion. All ages welcome.
The focus in this exhibition is to display baskets that have differences and similarities in construction and design; all basket weavers are Native American residents of Nevada. Mon–Thu 7A–5:30P, free. City Hall Grand Gallery, 495 S. Main St., first floor, through November 7. artslasvegas.org
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.
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.
Homeward Bound Cat Adoptions is a Las Vegas based non-profit devoted to finding homes for cats. They have cats to adopt on some weekends at area Petcos and PetSmarts and a cage-free adoption facility. They can always use volunteers, especially folks to be foster parents for kittens and cats.