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LAS VEGAS EVENTS
September, 2014

Pet Adoptions at Nevada SPCA
Open Daily. 10am-5pm Fri & Sat; 10am–1pm Sun; 10am-4pm Mon-Thurs.
4800 W. Dewey Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is a no-kill sanctuary with many incredible
animals to adopt. Please come find and adopt your new best friend today! Visit www.nevadaspca.org to
see who’s ready to come home with you.

Farmers Markets are in full-swing, year-round, all over our valley! Choose fresh, local, organic food for
you and your family - and make a difference to your health, our economy and the environment! For
locations, days and times go to NevadaGrown.com

Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1935, 143 min, NR)
Tuesday, September 2, 1 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
An all-star cast is featured in this Hollywood staging of Shakespeare's timeless comedy of mortals,
fairies and mismatched romance directed by Max Reinhardt. Mickey Rooney recreated the role of
mischievous Puck which he played in the stage version the previous summer. The filming had to be
delayed when Rooney broke his leg while skiing. Jack Warner was said to be so furious that he
threatened to break his other leg.

Eat, Laugh & Be Well Senior Nutrition Workshop with free lunch
Wednesday, September 3, 12 pm
Co-Sponsored by Nevada Senior Services
Large Conference Room, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
As we age, it is important to manage our diet with exercise to live long and maintain good health in body,
mind and spirit. In this special workshop, we will combine simple stretching exercises that can be done
from a seated position with fun, humorous stories and the most up-to-date wellness information for
senior living. This nutrition education workshop for seniors includes a free healthy lunch.   Space is
limited. For reservations, call 702-507-3458.

Ward 5 Coffee with the Councilman
Thursday, September 4, 9 to 10 a.m.
Starbucks, 751 N. Rancho Drive at Bonanza Road.
Join Ward 5 Councilman Ricki Y. Barlow for coffee and conversation on how to improve Ward 5 and the
city of Las Vegas.

Pole Expo 2014
Thursday, September 4 through Sunday, September 7
The Palms Hotel
Pole Expo is a 3.5 day alternative fitness event hosting a competition and showcase, 45 vendors, 180
workshops, 50 seminars, with 75 instructors, 1200 attendees from 30+ countries. Opening night on
Thursday begins with the Pole Classic Competition & Pole Star Showcase at The Pearl inside The
Palms. Competition & Showcase: $49 (welcome Reception incl. hors d'oeuvres & champagne) .
Weekend Expo Pass $165. Day Pass: $69.
All info at www.poleexpo.com

Las Vegas Stories: The Glamorous Life of Corinne Entratter Sidney - Copa Girl & the Rat Pack
Thursday, September 4, 7 pm
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
This monthly series examines the history of Las Vegas, the people, places and things that make Vegas
our home. Corinne Entratter Sidney has a remarkable life – Hollywood actress, "Playboy" playmate,
showgirl, kidnap target, syndicated newspaper columnist and, at the age of 54, married a third time to
famed movie director George Sidney. Join us as Sean Clark talks with Entratter Sidney about her
fascinating life, the years as Sands impresario Jack Entratter's wife and her life in Las Vegas.

First Friday
Friday, September 5, 6 pm – 10 pm
Arts District, Downtown Las Vegas
Attend First Friday, an ongoing arts, entertainment, and social block party held the first Friday of each
month in the Las Vegas Arts District. Enjoy cool local art, live music and street performances. Admission
is free.

Caring 4 You, Caring 4 Me: Caregiver Education Series
Co-sponsored by Nevada Senior Services and Nevada Health & Human Services Aging & Disabiilty
Services Division
Saturday, September 6, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Large Conference Room, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Excellent for professional and family caregivers, this 2-part series of educational workshops raises
knowledge, skills and the capacity to provide quality care by the caregiver.  It  will focus on early
detection and understanding for the patient, provide local support and resources, help caregivers
manage challenging patient behaviors, open up compassionate channels of communication, and help
caregivers relieve stress on the job. Class size is limited and includes a sack lunch.  Advance
registration is required; call 702-507-3458 to reserve a seat.

“Hot Vegas Nites” Car Show
Saturday, September 6, 11 am
Orleans Arena (Harmon parking lot), 4500 W. Tropicana Avenue, Las Vegas
Spectator tickets are $5 plus taxes & convenience fees, and can be purchased by calling the Orleans
Arena Box Office at 702-284-7777 or by visiting www.orleansarena.com.
The “Hot Vegas Nites” Car Show, presented by Strictly Muscle Car Club, will feature American muscle
cars of all years, food, beverages, music and numerous vendors. Awards will be presented to the “Best
of Show” contenders.

Wine Walk at The Village Lake Las Vegas
Saturday, September 6, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Village Lake Las Vegas, 30 Strada di Villaggio, Henderson, NV 89011
Admission: $25 in advance, $30 at the door
Join us for a Wine Walk at The Village Lake Las Vegas on Saturday, September 6th Enjoy up to 20
different wines for sampling provided by Southern Wine & Spirits and Lee's Discount Liquor. Tickets are
$25 in advance through www.NewVistaNV.org and include your wine glass, sampling ticket and wine. All
guests must be 21 years or older to participate. The Wine Walk begins at 7 PM and concludes at 10 PM.
Visit www.NewVistaNV.org to purchase tickets now.

“The Literature to Life® stage presentation of “The Things They Carried”
Saturday, September 6, 7 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St., 702-229-3515.
Enjoy a pre- and post-show discussion. For more information, contact Bobbie Ann Howell at 702-800-
4670 or www.artslasvegas.org.

The Outdoor Picture Show: The Lego Movie
Saturday, September 6, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, September 7, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Ward 5 Bluegrass in the Park
Sunday, September 7, 7 to 9 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Lorenzi Park Lake Band Shell, 3333 W. Washington Ave.
Councilman Barlow invites you to bring the entire family to this free event to enjoy the music of local
bluegrass and acoustic bands playing traditional American music with banjos, fiddles, guitars and
mandolins. See the flier. For more information, call 702-229-5443.

Heart Ultrasound Screenings
Co-sponsored by American Institute of Medical Sonography
Monday, September 8, 2 pm – 7 pm
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Free ultrasound heart screenings, including echo (heart), carotid and abdominal aorta, are offered to
adults age 21 and over. No insurance needed.  No dyes, no fasting or injections-- the screenings are
safe, non-invasive and painless. To set an appointment, call 702-369-4216 between 9am-4pm Monday-
Thursday.

Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: A Family Affair (1937, 69 min, NR)
Tuesday, September 9, 1 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Rooney was handed his most famous role when MGM cast him in a supporting part as Andy Hardy, the
teenage son of Lionel Barrymore’s small-town judge. It wasn’t intended as a series, but he spun off 15 of
them between 1937 and 1948.

Affordable Care Act (“ObamaCare”) Special Enrollment Session
Co-sponsored by Consumer Assistance & Resource Enterprise (CARE)
Wednesday, September 10, 10 am - 2 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Enroll in a health care plan during Special Enrollment Period, a time outside of Open Enrollment in which
you and your family may qualify to sign up.  To register for an enrollment session conducted by federally-
approved Navigator/Enrollment Assister, please call 702-836-9033.

Book Club at Charleston Heights Arts Center (16+)
Wednesday, September 10, 6 to 7:30 p.m. “Ocean at the End of the Lane” by Neil Gaiman
Free with registration. All levels welcome, teens and adults.
Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., 702-229-6383.
Meet spirited book lovers in a free local book club at the Charleston Heights Arts Center! Fiction or non-
fiction, e-reader, paperback or hardcover, you'll read a new book every month. Come to laugh, share
stories and make new friends! Enjoy guided discussion of selected titles of modern literature with group
moderator, Aleida Castro. Call or visit http://www.artslasvegas.org/classes/chac.htm for more
information. Book titles are subject to change.

UNLV Jazz Concert Series: Joe Williams Every Day Foundation Jazz Sextet
Co-sponsored by UNLV’s Department of Jazz Studies
Wednesday, September 10, 7 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
This series highlights the best student musicians from UNLV's Jazz Studies Program. Each month you'll
hear different ensembles performing various styles of jazz – from mainstream to contemporary, to vocals
or big band – whatever the concert, you can expect it to be good.

R5 featuring Ross Lynch
Friday, September 12, 7:30 p.m.
Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Tickets start at $20
Disney superstar Ross Lynch and R5 crank up the volume this season. With the help of his bandmates,
brothers Rocky and Riker, sister Rydel, and best friend Ellington Ratliff, the rising pop/rock band rock
out with songs from their debut album Louder. Sing along to such tunes as “Pass Me By,” “(I Can’t)
Forget About You” and “One Last Dance.” For more information, visit HendersonLive.com or call 702-
267-4TIX (4849).

24th Annual Prince Prince Jonah Kuhio Ho’olaule’a Pacific Islands Festival
Saturday, September 13 from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. & September 14 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Henderson Events Plaza, 200 Water St., and Water Street District
Free Admission
Get into the aloha spirit with one of the valley’s biggest Pacific Islander celebrations. Travel to a tropical
paradise and immerse yourself in the culture with the sights, sounds and smells of Hawaii, Tahiti and the
Samoan Islands. Enjoy traditional island entertainment, crafts and food, as well as a health fair and
seminars. For more information, visit HendersonLive.com or call 702-267-2171.

Caring 4 You, Caring 4 Me: Caregiver Education Series
Co-sponsored by Nevada Senior Services and Nevada Health & Human Services Aging & Disabiilty
Services Division
Saturday, September 13, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Large Conference Room, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Excellent for professional and family caregivers, this 2-part series of educational workshops raises
knowledge, skills and the capacity to provide quality care by the caregiver.  It  will focus on early
detection and understanding for the patient, provide local support and resources, help caregivers
manage challenging patient behaviors, open up compassionate channels of communication, and help
caregivers relieve stress on the job. Class size is limited and includes a sack lunch.  Advance
registration is required; call 702-507-3458 to reserve a seat.

Ward 3 Neighborhood Block Party
Saturday, September 13, noon to 2 p.m.
Douglas A. Selby Park and Trailhead, 1293 N. Sandhill Road.
Bring the family and join Councilman Bob Coffin for a Ward 3 Neighborhood Block Party with a jump
house, face painting, games, activities and giveaways.  Enjoy hot dogs, water, juice and chips while
supplies last. See the flier. For more information, call 702-229-4623.

Saturday Movie Matinee: Captain America the Winter Soldier (2014, 136 min, PG-13)
Saturday, September 13, 2 pm
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Steve Rogers continues his journey as the super-powered American soldier who's grasping to find his
place in a modern world after being frozen in ice since WWII with this Marvel Studios sequel. Chris Evans
returns to star, with Samuel L. Jackson and Scarlett Johansson.

“The Forgotten First: B-1 United States Navy Band” by Alex Albright
Book Signing & Discussion Facilitated by Simeon O. Holloway, Baritone Saxophone
Saturday, September 13, 2 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
West Las Vegas Arts Center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800.
Participate in this book signing, discussion and question-and-answer session facilitated by baritone
saxophone player Simeon O. Holloway to learn about the first all-Negro Navy band of World War II,
formed in 1942.

The Outdoor Picture Show: Finding Nemo
Saturday, September 13, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, September 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Boys Town (1938, 93 min), NR)
Tuesday, September 16, 1 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Spencer Tracy portrays Father Flanagan, founder of the famed home for delinquent and
underprivileged youth, in this classic MGM melodrama which earned him his second consecutive
Academy Award. Mickey Rooney shines as one of the father's more recalcitrant charges. In 1938, he
was awarded a Juvenile Academy Award.

Starting a Non-profit Organization: Applying for IRS Tax-Exempt Status
Tuesday, September 16, 2 pm
Large Conference Room, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
What’s the next step after becoming a non-profit organization in Nevada? This workshop will discuss how
to obtain tax-exempt status from the IRS. You will learn what you need to do before you apply, the steps
involved in filling out the IRS form and what to expect after mailing the application package. It is
recommended but not required that participants have previously attended the How to Start a Nonprofit
(Part I: Nevada) workshop.

Munch and Mingle for Non-Profits
Wednesday, September 17, 11:45 am
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Meet new people or re-connect with friends and colleagues from the local non-profit community at these
no-charge lunches.  BYOL (bring your own lunch); coffee and water will be supplied. Don’t forget to
bring brochures and other information about your organization.  NOTE: this month's meeting is the 3rd
Wednesday NOT the 4th.  Registration is not required. For more information, please call (702) 507-3421

Thirsty Third Thursday Pub Crawl
Thursday, September 18, 7 pm
Kicks off at Hennessey's Tavern, 425 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Everyone gets 6 drinks and half-price food, all for just $20! This fun pub crawl takes you to the hippest
downtown party spots, starting at Hennessey's tavern, then visiting the Gold Spike Bar, Hogs & Heifers,
The Side Bar, Mickie Finnz, and finally the Las Vegas Country Saloon. There's also free live
entertainment! Call (702) 382-4421 to RSVP

An Evening of Sassy & Sexy Romance with Tera Lynn Childs & Crystal Perkins
Thursday, September 18, 7 pm
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Join two local romance authors for a night of fun and games to celebrate their latest releases. Tera Lynn
Childs and Crystal Perkins will discuss the sassy heroines and sexy men of their book series as well as
talking about their writing process and what inspired them to write romance novels. There will be games
and prizes and you can purchase copies of Childs' City Chicks series and Perkin's The Griffin Brothers
series to be signed.

Ward 2 Coffee with the Councilman
Friday, September 19, 7:30 to 9 a.m.
Café Leone at Tivoli Village, 400 S. Rampart Blvd. (at Alta Drive).
Join Councilman Bob Beers for coffee and conversation about what is happening in Ward 2 and the city
of Las Vegas. For more information, call 702-229-2144.

Downtown Cultural Series Concert – The Nu-Jazz Standard
September 19, noon to 1 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Lloyd D. George Federal Courthouse Jury Room, 333 Las Vegas Blvd. North.
The Nu Jazz Standard presents jazz with a twist. NJS is known for its unique arrangements of old jazz
standards along with original compositions that follow in the footsteps of jazz greats like Benny Green
and Kenny Barron.

Ward 6 Movie in the Park
Friday, September 19, 7 p.m.
Free admission and open to the public.
Centennial Hills Park Amphitheatre, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive, at Deer Springs Way.
Enjoy the animated family film “The Nut Job” in the park. Bring your blankets or folding chairs.

The Poets’ Corner (ages 17+) Hosted by Keith Brantley
Friday, September 19, 7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800.  
A monthly forum for established poets and open-mic participants featuring the best local poetry talent.
Call 702-229-4800 for more information or visit www.artslasvegas.org.

Clean the World Volunteers Needed
September 20 & 21
The Ballroom at the Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd
The Las Vegas Sands and the international nonprofit Clean the World are seeking volunteers to help
assemble 100,000 hygiene kits during two-hour shifts from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 20 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.
m. Sept. 21 in the ballroom at The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Kits will be distributed
through the American Red Cross for disaster relief efforts in the Las Vegas area, as well as for major
disasters in the United States. Volunteers 8 or older can sign up to build kits at disasterkitbuild.
eventbrite.com. Contact Shae Hagen at Clean the World at 702-221-8777 or shagen@cleantheworld.org

An Evening at the Copa: A Century of Sinatra (ages 21+)
The Man, The Music, The Legend
Saturday, September 20; 6:30 p.m. pre-show, 7:30 p.m. performance.
Tickets: Free, available starting Sept. 2.
Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St., 702-229-3515.
Dress in ‘50s or ‘60s attire to enjoy this tribute to Frank Sinatra as we celebrate a century of his life and
music. Participate in the Sinatra look-alike contest, dance to live Sinatra hits by the Las Vegas
Downbeats, enjoy no-host cocktails in the courtyard, and view a photo exhibit in the Mayor’s Gallery
starting at 6:30 p.m. New York Times Editor’s Choice author Tom Santopietro (author of “Sinatra in
Hollywood”) will narrate and Carnegie Hall headliner Tony DeSare will sing and play the songs of Frank
Sinatra, starting at 7:30 p.m. Take home your free commemorative “The Sands & The Copa Room”
scrapbook, made possible, in part, by a grant from Nevada Humanities, a state program of the National
Endowment for the Humanities. After the 90-minute show, stop by the historic Morelli House at 861 E.
Bridger Ave. for a nightcap, hosted by the Junior League of Las Vegas. The evening is made possible
by a grant from the Commission for the Las Vegas Centennial, and presented by The Junior League of
Las Vegas and the city of Las Vegas. To obtain tickets, go online to www.artslasvegas.org, beginning
Sept. 2. Tickets are limited and will only be available while supplies last, limited to two tickets per person
or email account. For more information and parking details, visit www.jllv.org or call 702-822-6535

Contra Dance (ages 8+)
Saturday, September 20. Group lesson 6:30 p.m.; dance 7 to 10 p.m.
Admission: $10 adults; $5 members, students & military; $3 children under 16 & non-dancers; pay at the
door.
Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., 702-229-6383.
Dance to a live acoustic band playing joyful tunes, driving reels and a waltz or two. All dances are taught
and called; newcomers and families welcome. No need to bring a partner. Wear comfortable flat-soled
shoes and casual clothing. Dances are presented by the Southern Nevada Old Time Contra Dancers, a
nonprofit volunteer organization.  For more information, call 702-656-9513 or go online to www.
lasvegascountrydance.org.

Wine Walk at Town Square
Saturday, September 20, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Town Square, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Admission: $25 in advance, $30 at the door
Join us for a Wine Walk at Town Square on Saturday, September 20th! Enjoy up to 20 different wines
for sampling provided by Southern Wine & Spirits and Lee's Discount Liquor. Tickets are $25 in
advance through www.NewVistaNV.org and include your wine glass, sampling ticket and wine. All guests
must be 21 years or older to participate. The Wine Walk begins at 7PM and concludes at 10PM. Visit
www.NewVistaNV.org to purchase tickets now.

The Outdoor Picture Show: The Muppets
Saturday, September 20, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, September 21, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

An Afternoon with Tod Goldberg: Gangsterland – A Hit Man turned Rabbi and a Las Vegas Cemetery
Co-sponsored by the Counterpoint Press
Sunday, September 21, 3 pm
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Author Tod Goldberg talk about his new book, Gangsterland and sign copies in a reception afterwards.
Perhaps one of the best Mafia novel in years, Gangsterland is a dark, funny, and smart page-turning
crime story in which former hit man, hiding out as a Las Vegas rabbi, who isn’t quite as done with the
Mafia as he wanted to be.

Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: Babes in Arms (1939, 93 min, NR)
Tuesday, September 23, 1 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Busby Berkeley directed this fun-filled spin-off of the Rodgers and Hart Broadway musical which features
Judy Garland and Mickey as two young children of vaudevillian parents. The kids aren't included in their
parent’s travels, so they set out to produce a show of their own.

15th Annual Super Run Classic Car Show Official
Kick-Off Event:
Thursday, September 25 from noon-8 p.m.
Fiesta Henderson Hotel & Casino, 777 W. Lake Mead Pkwy.
Super Run:
Friday, September 26 from noon-9 p.m.; Saturday, September 27 from 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; & Sunday,
September 28 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Henderson Events Plaza, 200 Water St., and Water Street District
Free Spectator Admission
It’s time to get revved up for Southern Nevada’s largest car show. Hop in your Deuce Coupe, Mustang or
GTO and cruise to Henderson for an automotive tribute that is sure to bring you back in time. Super Run
features 1,000 hot rods and vintage vehicles, burnout and slow drags competitions, a retro fashion
show, hubcap art gallery and concerts. This year’s entertainment includes do-woppers Sha Na Na of
“Get a Job” fame and country newcomers Chasin’ Crazy. For more information, visit HendersonLive.com
or call 702-267-2171.

Uncensored Voices: Celebrating Your Freedom to Read
Co-sponsored by the ACLU of Nevada
Thursday, September 23, 7 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Fight censorship and celebrate your freedom to read during Banned Books Week! Harry Potter…
Captain Underpants… Catcher in the Rye… Every year, there are hundreds of attempts to remove
books from the shelves of bookstores, libraries and schools. This year’s event shines a light on graphic
novels, despite serious literary merit and popularity as a genre, it’s often subject to censorship. Don’t
close the book on your freedom to read by attending this enlightening program and by reading your
favorite banned book or graphic novel during Banned Books Week, September 22nd to 28th.

Beers with Beers (over 21 only)
Thursday, September 25, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Martini, 1205 S. Ft. Apache Road.
Come share a beverage with Councilman Beers and take advantage of this opportunity to discuss the
city of Las Vegas or anything else of interest to you and the community. For more information, call 702-
229-2144.

Business 101: How to Start Your Own Business -- Start-up Basics!
Co-sponsored by SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives)
Thursday, September 25, 6 pm
Jewel Box Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Thinking about starting a small business?  Where do you begin? Who can help? Is being a business
owner right for you? Answers to these and many more questions will be addressed as representatives
from SCORE offer their expertise and knowledge during this two-hour workshop.

Greek Food Festival
Thursday, September 25 through Sunday, September 28
St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 5300 S El Camino Rd, corner of Hacienda & Jones
Forty-two years of Greek dancing, Greek music, Greek food and just plain fun and excitement mark the
42nd Anniversary of the Annual Greek Food Festival sponsored by St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox
Church. The Festival is being held Thursday, Sept. 25th 5pm-10pm; Friday, Sept. 26th 3pm-11pm;
Saturday, Sept. 27th Noon-11pm; Sunday, Sept. 28th Noon-10pm on the Church's beautiful grounds,
5300 South El Camino Rd., corner of Hacienda and Jones. The Festival is a monumental event taking
over 10 months of planning and involvement by the entire Church Community. The Festival features
continuous Greek dancing to two live Greek bands; fabulous Greek cuisine; Greek shops with clothing,
jewelry, art, cultural and religious items; Church tours and a very developed children's area. Admission if
$6 for those over 12; children 12 and under free; Military and their immediate family with ID also free.
There is also a $10 all-pass for all three days. The Festival is open to the public. Festival info Line: 702-
221-8245.

Nevada PEP Run Walk Roll Against Bullying
Saturday, September 27, 7 am
Findlay Chevrolet, 6800 S. Torrey Pines Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89118
Take Steps Statewide to STOP Bullying! Join Nevada PEP in kicking off National Bullying Prevention
Month with our Run Walk Roll Against Bullying event. Individual Awards & Team Prizes! Entry Fee Day of
5k Event - $40. Advance registration 5k - $35 & 1.5mile - $20. Children 6 & under free. Children T-
Shirts: $5. For more information or to register online go to www.nvpep.org

Fall Blood Drive
Co-sponsored by United Blood Services
Saturday, September 27, 11 am – 3 pm
Large Conference Room, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
The need for blood is constant in our hospitals and emergency centers, yet only 3 people in 100 donate
on a regular basis. Be the one who helps stabilize the local supply for our community by donating blood.
To set an appointment to give blood, please visit the United Blood Services website at https://bloodhero.
com and use code flamingolib.

The Outdoor Picture Show: Muppets Most Wanted
Saturday, September 27, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

USA Ballroom Dance (ages 13+)
Saturday, September 27; 7 to 10:30 p.m. Dance lesson at 7:30 p.m.
Admission: $10 adults; $5 military/students ages 13-25. Pay at the door.
Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., 702-229-6383.
Presented by USA Dance Las Vegas Chapter #4038, a local chapter of the national nonprofit volunteer
organization, dedicated to the promotion of ballroom dancing. For more information, call 702-260-0772
or go online to www.usadancelasvegas.org.

Desert Hops International Beer Festival
Saturday, September 27, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Boulevard Pool at The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, 3708 Las Vegas Blvd South
Go global and enjoy 150 beers from 25 countries! The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, 97.1 The Point, and
Vegas Seven magazine present the Desert Hops International Beer Festival. Enjoy unlimited tastings of
beers from around the world, overlooking the Vegas Strip! Tickets on sale now for $45 at
CosmopolitanLasVegas.com.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, September 28, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

The A, B, C & Ds of Medicare Info Session
Co-sponsored by Nevada State Aging and Disability Services Division
Monday, September 29, 3 pm
Small Conference Room, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Join us for an afternoon of helpful information as volunteers from Nevada State Health Insurance
Assistance Program (NV SHIP) provide free assistance, counseling and education with respect to many
problems that seniors encounter regarding Medicare, supplemental health insurance and long-term care
options.  Learn about eligibility and benefits for Medicare programs such as Part D enrollment,
prescription drug benefit plan, general Medicare coverage and limitations, assistance with claims,
requests for reconsiderations, and appeal processes for Medicare and Medigap.

Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou: The Human Comedy (1943, 117 min, NR)
Tuesday, September 30, 1 pm
Main Theater, Clark County Library, 1401 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas
Mickey Rooney stars as a young teen who takes a job to help support his family while his older brother
is abroad fighting in World War II. This sentimental and life-affirming slice of Americana, adapted from a
William Saroyan story, examines the WWII home front and co-stars Donna Reed, Van Johnson, Frank
Morgan, plus a cameo from Robert Mitchum.

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
October, 2014

Pet Adoptions at Nevada SPCA
Open Daily. 10am-5pm Fri & Sat; 10am–1pm Sun; 10am-4pm Mon-Thurs.
4800 W. Dewey Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is a no-kill sanctuary with many incredible
animals to adopt. Please come find and adopt your new best friend today! Visit www.nevadaspca.org to
see who’s ready to come home with you.

Farmers Markets are in full-swing, year-round, all over our valley! Choose fresh, local, organic food for
you and your family - and make a difference to your health, our economy and the environment! For
locations, days and times go to NevadaGrown.com

Ward 5 Coffee with the Councilman
Thursday, October 2, 9 to 10 a.m.
Starbucks, 751 N. Rancho Drive at Bonanza Road.
Join Ward 5 Councilman Ricki Y. Barlow for coffee and conversation on how to improve Ward 5 and the
city of Las Vegas.

First Friday
Friday, October 3, 6pm – 10pm
Arts District, Downtown Las Vegas
Attend First Friday, an ongoing arts, entertainment, and social block party held the first Friday of each
month in the Las Vegas Arts District. Enjoy cool local art, live music and street performances. Admission
is free.

Book Signing, Meet & Greet and Discussion: “72 Years In Las Vegas” by Dr. Sarann Knight-Preddy (all
ages)
Saturday, October 4; 11 a.m. – Book Signing, 2 p.m. – Meet & Greet and Discussion
Free and open to the public.
West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800.
Dr. Sarann Knight-Preddy invites the community to celebrate the real story of “72 years in Las Vegas,”
the book. Dr. Preddy has spent 72 years in Las Vegas as a mother, a businesswoman, community
advocate and philanthropist. For more information, visit www.artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-4800.

Oktoberfest (all ages)
Saturday, October 4, 2 to 9 p.m.
Free admission and open to the public.
Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St., 702-229-3515.
Enjoy German music, dance, food, beers, children’s activities and more. Entertainment by the
Oompoporama Band and the Las Vegas Bavarians dancers. Refreshments available for sale. Presented
by the city of Las Vegas in partnership with the German-American Social Club of Nevada.

The Outdoor Picture Show: Hotel Transylvania
Saturday, October 4, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Ironman 70.3 Silverman
Sunday, October 5, Finish Line at 10:30 a.m.
Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Free Spectator Admission
Making its debut this year, the Ironman 70.3 Silverman combines the beauty and nature of Southern
Nevada with a course that, for years, has tested the world’s top triathletes. Cheer on the competitors as
they take the challenge of swimming 1.2 miles in Lake Mead, biking 56 miles through hilly terrain, and
running 13.1 miles through Henderson’s scenic master-planned communities overlooking the Las Vegas
Strip. For more information, visit HendersonLive.com or call 702-267-2171.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, October 5, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Ward 5 Bluegrass in the Park
Sunday, October 5, 7 to 9 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Lorenzi Park Lake Band Shell, 3333 W. Washington Ave.
Councilman Barlow invites you to bring the entire family to this free event to enjoy the music of local
bluegrass and acoustic bands playing traditional American music with banjos, fiddles, guitars and
mandolins. For more information, call (702) 229-5443.

“Circle Mirror Transformation”
October 10-19
BackStage Theatre at CSN Performing Arts Center, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave.
Comedy/drama which won the 2009 Obie Award for Best New American Play, traces the lives of a
handful of small-town New Englanders who enroll in a 6-week drama class at a local community center.
Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Call the Ticket Office at 651-LIVE (5483) for
additional information or to request a season brochure, or visit www.csn.edu/pac.

Ward 2 Coffee with the Councilman
Friday, October 10, 7:30 to 9 a.m.
Dunkin’ Donuts, 11710 W. Charleston Blvd, Suite 170 (at Desert Foothills Drive).
Join Councilman Bob Beers for coffee and conversation about what is happening in Ward 2 and the city
of Las Vegas. For more information, call 702-229-2144.

Rotary Park Arts Festival (all ages)
Saturday, October 11, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Rotary Park, 901 Hinson St., at Charleston Boulevard.
Experience the Arts Connection and enjoy a day of arts and music in the park!  Visitors will delight in
performances by guest and local performers, artworks by local artists and craftspeople, and low-cost
refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information, call 702-229-1012 or 702-229-3514.

Wine Walk at Town Square
Saturday, October 11, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Town Square, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Admission: $25 in advance, $30 at the door
Join us for a Wine Walk at Town Square on Saturday, October 11th! Enjoy up to 20 different wines for
sampling provided by Southern Wine & Spirits and Lee's Discount Liquor. Tickets are $25 in advance
through www.NewVistaNV.org and include your wine glass, sampling ticket and wine. All guests must be
21 years or older to participate. The Wine Walk begins at 7 PM and concludes at 10 PM. Visit www.
NewVistaNV.org to purchase tickets now.

The Outdoor Picture Show: Hocus Pocus
Saturday, October 11, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, October 12, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Las Vegas Foodie Fest
October 15-19
The LINQ Promenade
Las Vegas Foodie Fest, presented by Pepsi, returns to the Strip from Wednesday, Oct. 15, through
Sunday, Oct. 19 with a new location at The LINQ Promenade. Foodie Fest will feature more than 50
gourmet food trucks and food vendors headlined by East Coast and Midwest favorite, White Castle.
Guests will also enjoy carnival rides and games, live entertainment and a VIP tent. Tickets start at $10
for the five-day event and can be purchased online at www.lasvegasfoodiefest.com

Film “Frida” - rated R; runtime: 118 minutes.
Thursday, October 16, 6:30 p.m.
Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., 702-229-6383
Free and open to the public
A biographical film chronicling the life of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo in a series of anecdotes as she
meets, falls in love with, and marries fellow artist Diego Rivera. Stars Salma Hayek, Antonio Banderas,
Geoffrey Rush, Ashley Judd, Edward Norton, and Alfred Molina; directed by Julie Taymor. Book
discussion group meets Wednesdays, October 1 and 15, at 6 p.m.

Thirsty Third Thursday Pub Crawl
Thursday, October 16, 7pm
Kicks off at Hennessey's Tavern, 425 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Everyone gets 6 drinks and half-price food, all for just $20! This fun pub crawl takes you to the hippest
downtown party spots, starting at Hennessey's tavern, then visiting the Gold Spike Bar, Hogs & Heifers,
The Side Bar, Mickie Finnz, and finally the Las Vegas Country Saloon. There's also free live
entertainment! Call (702) 382-4421 to RSVP

Downtown Cultural Series – Waddie Mitchell
Friday, October 17, noon to 1 p.m.
Lloyd D. George Federal Courthouse Jury Room, 333 Las Vegas Blvd. North.
Free and open to the public.
Internationally acclaimed Nevada poet Waddie Mitchell will perform works from his new album “Sweat
Equity,” and share his favorite stories, weaving words with rhyme and meter into an image of life on the
land. Nevada Humanities, the city of Las Vegas and the Vegas Valley Book Festival sponsor this
celebration of poetry with Nevada's Sesquicentennial Poet Waddie Mitchell.

The Poets’ Corner Hosted by Keith Brantley (ages 17+)
Friday, October 17, 7 p.m.
West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800.
Free and open to the public.
A monthly forum for established poets and open-mic participants featuring the best local poetry talent.
Call 702-229-4800 for more information or visit www.artslasvegas.org.

Vegas Valley Book Festival
Saturday, October 18, starting at 10 a.m.
Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St.; 702-229-3515.
Free and open to the public.
The festival is expected to feature more than 165 authors and 100 events, including panel discussions,
keynote speakers, readings, book signings, workshops, vendor exhibits, art exhibitions, spoken word
performances and other special programs for a diversity of genres, ages and cultural backgrounds.
There will be 108 young adult authors – the largest free gathering of young adult authors in the United
States – for panel discussions and book signings, as well as special entertainment, authors and
activities for children, and a plethora of authors popular with adults. The festival site will host five stages
with readings, entertainment and poetry; a food court with a variety of local food trucks; children’s
activities; art and vendor exhibits; interactive writing projects; and many other special programs. The
festival is a large community event and volunteers are needed to assist in many areas.

23rd Annual Disability Awareness Day (all ages)
Saturday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515.
Free admission and open to the public.
Meet and network with representatives from more than 60 organizations serving the disabled community.
Enjoy a free lunch and free wheelchair safety checks provided by AAMCO Medical. Free admission, live
entertainment and door prizes. Come early, parking is limited. The event is sponsored by the city of Las
Vegas, the Southern Nevada Council for Independent Living, AAMCO Medical, The Challenger, United
Way of Southern Nevada, Fertitta Enterprises, and the Nevada Department of Employment, Training
and Rehabilitation. Call Bennie Sneed at 702-889-4216 for more information.

Ward 2 Trunk or Treat Car Show and Halloween Festival
Saturday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free admission and open to the public.
Veterans Memorial Leisure Service Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1100.
Join in judging for the spookiest car, craft projects, costume contest, games, face painting and music by
DJ Brando. It’s fun for the whole family. For more information, call 702-229-2144.

Freedom Festival 2014 (all ages)
Saturday, October 18, 2 to 5 p.m.
West Las Vegas Arts Center Outdoor Amphitheatre, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800.
Free and open to the public.
This event is to promote freedom from addictions, breaking habits that contribute to an unhealthy,
unhappy, and unproductive life. Experience an afternoon of healing and freedom featuring live music,
professional speakers, poetry from local artists, and informational literature provided by community
health and wellness organizations. Be lifted, be inspired, be determined, be connected! A marketplace
and food vendors will be available. The event is cosponsored by H.O.G. M.O.B. Ministries and Las
Vegas–Clark County Library District. Call 702-229-4800 for more information or visit www.artslasvegas.
org.

Henderson Community Expo
Saturday, October 18, 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Galleria at Sunset, 1300 W. Sunset Rd.
Free Admission
The Henderson Community Expo features exhibits from more than 50 area businesses, community
groups and the City of Henderson, showcasing products and services for health and wellness, fire and
crime prevention, and public safety. Enjoy interactive demonstrations and activities throughout the day
for all age groups. For more information, visit cityofhenderson.com/fire.

The Outdoor Picture Show: ParaNorman
Saturday, October 18, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, October 19, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Beers with Beers (over 21 only)
Thursday, October 23, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Steiner's Nevada Pub, 1750 N. Buffalo Drive, Suite 115.
Come share a beverage with Councilman Beers and take advantage of this opportunity to discuss the
city of Las Vegas or anything else of interest to you and the community. For more information, call 702-
229-2144.

Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Tournament
Friday-Sunday, October 24-26.
Free admission for spectators; $550 per team U8-U10 and $765 per team U11-U15 by Sept. 5.
The 15th annual Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Soccer Tournament is co-hosted by the city of
Las Vegas and the Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club. This platinum-ranked tournament last year
hosted 346 teams from 11 U.S. states and four foreign countries. Teams are guaranteed three games.
Individual awards are offered for first and second place. The games will be held at the Bettye Wilson
Soccer Complex, Kellogg Zaher Sports Complex, Ed Fountain Park, Las Vegas Sports Park and Faith
Lutheran fields. Teams of boys and girls ages 9 to 15 will compete between 5 and 9 p.m. on Friday,
October 24; between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 25; and between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on
Sunday, October 26. Friday games will include primarily local teams. Spectators should bring their own
seating, as thousands of people are expected to attend and participate. Go online to www.lvmayorscup.
com for more information.

Ward 6 Movie in the Park
Friday, October 24, 6:30 p.m.
Centennial Hills Park Amphitheatre, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive, at Deer Springs Way.
Free admission and open to the public.
Enjoy a family film in the park. Bring your blankets or folding chairs. Movie to be announced.

Zombie Run 5K & Family Fun Walk
Saturday, October 25, 3:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Equestrian Park South, 1200 Equestrian Dr.
$12 & $25 Admission (5K early bird registration) and $6 & $20 (Family Fun Walk early bird registration)
Activity Code 644079
Are you ready to run for your life? Lace up your sneakers and try to survive the post-apocalyptic world.
Use your brains (pun intended) to outsmart dozens of hungry zombies. Or take the shorter, family-
friendly route for those who do not dare to encounter the living dead. A monster mash of activities follow
the run and fun walk. Participants are encouraged to wear zombie outfits and costumes. For more
information, visit cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-4050.   

Wine Walk at The Village Lake Las Vegas
Saturday, October 25, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Village Lake Las Vegas, 30 Strada di Villaggio, Henderson, NV 89011
Admission: $25 in advance, $30 at the door
Join us for the last Wine Walk of the year at The Village Lake Las Vegas on Saturday, October 25th!
Enjoy up to 20 different wines for sampling provided by Southern Wine & Spirits and Lee's Discount
Liquor. Tickets are $25 in advance through www.NewVistaNV.org and include your wine glass, sampling
ticket and wine. All guests must be 21 years or older to participate. The Wine Walk begins at 7 PM and
concludes at 10 PM. Visit www.NewVistaNV.org to purchase tickets now.

The Outdoor Picture Show: Frankenweenie
Saturday, October 25, 7 pm
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2225 Village Walk Drive, Suite 171, Henderson
Free admission
Come to the Green next to Whole Foods at The District to enjoy a free family movie. No alcohol or glass
allowed. Bring chairs and blankets for an enjoyable evening under the stars!

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, October 26, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Howling Halloween Carnival (ages walking to 11)
Thursday, October 30, 6 to 8 p.m.
Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6374.
Free and open to families with children ages walking to 11 years old.
Bring the family to enjoy the annual Doolittle Howling Halloween Carnival. There will be games, drawings
and a costume contest, as well as a trunk-or-treat area.

Las Vegas Nevada Day Parade
Friday, October 31, 10 a.m.
Downtown Fourth Street Parade Route from Gass to Ogden avenues.
Free and open to the public.  There is no fee for a parade entry.
The parade will feature six categories with a Nevada 150 theme: float, equestrian, marching band,
motorized vehicle, walking group and other. The theme of entries should reflect the 150th anniversary of
Nevada becoming a state and celebrate the history and culture of the Silver State. Cash prizes will be
awarded for the following categories:  overall Best Of, Best Historical Significance, Best Float, Best
Equestrian, Best Marching Band and Best Vehicle. This parade is produced by the city of Las Vegas
and is made possible through a $100,000 grant from the Commission for the Las Vegas Centennial. The
deadline to enter is 5 p.m. Sept. 22. For additional information about the parade, call (702) 229-6672 or
e-mail ecarter@LasVegasNevada.gov.

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
November, 2014

Pet Adoptions at Nevada SPCA
Open Daily. 10am-5pm Fri & Sat; 10am–1pm Sun; 10am-4pm Mon-Thurs.
4800 W. Dewey Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is a no-kill sanctuary with many incredible
animals to adopt. Please come find and adopt your new best friend today! Visit www.nevadaspca.org to
see who’s ready to come home with you.

Farmers Markets are in full-swing, year-round, all over our valley! Choose fresh, local, organic food for
you and your family - and make a difference to your health, our economy and the environment! For
locations, days and times go to NevadaGrown.com

Sun City Fall Annual Craft Show
Saturday, November 1, 10 am - 3 pm
Sun City Aliante, 7394 Aliante Parkway, N. Las Vegas
Admission is free

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, November 2, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

First Friday
Friday, November 7, 6pm – 10pm
Arts District, Downtown Las Vegas
Attend First Friday, an ongoing arts, entertainment, and social block party held the first Friday of each
month in the Las Vegas Arts District. Enjoy cool local art, live music and street performances. Admission
is free.

Veterans Day Ceremony
Saturday, November 8, 10 a.m.
Henderson Events Plaza, 200 Water St.
Free Admission
Join city leaders, veterans and their families to pay tribute to our military heroes. The event features a
presentation of names and the memorial wreath at the Veterans Memorial Wall, presentation of colors,
and a music tribute to the armed services by the Henderson Symphony Orchestra. For more info, visit
cityofhenderson.com.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, November 9, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

“The Sea Gull”
November 14-23
BackStage Theatre at CSN Performing Arts Center, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave.
Written in 1895, this classic play of the modern theatre is considered an ensemble piece that explores
love, missed connections, and what it means to be an artist in the theatre. “Every theatre student should
know Chekhov and The Sea Gull,” says Tuttle.
Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Call the Ticket Office at 651-LIVE (5483) for
additional information or to request a season brochure, or visit www.csn.edu/pac.

Henderson Stroll ‘n Roll
Saturday, November 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Paseo Verde Parkway (From Valle Verde Drive to the Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250. S.
Green Valley Pkwy.)
Free Admission
Experience a car-free way to bike, walk, skate and play. Henderson Stroll ‘n Roll is our spin on the
Ciclovia phenomenon that’s sweeping the globe. Enjoy the community’s largest car-free streets festival,
spanning three parks and family fun along Paseo Verde Parkway. The celebration features children’s
activities, live entertainment, fitness classes and food trucks. For more info, visit BikeHenderson.org or
call 702-267-2171.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, November 16, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Thirsty Third Thursday Pub Crawl
Thursday, November 20, 7pm
Kicks off at Hennessey's Tavern, 425 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Everyone gets 6 drinks and half-price food, all for just $20! This fun pub crawl takes you to the hippest
downtown party spots, starting at Hennessey's tavern, then visiting the Gold Spike Bar, Hogs & Heifers,
The Side Bar, Mickie Finnz, and finally the Las Vegas Country Saloon. There's also free live
entertainment! Call (702) 382-4421 to RSVP

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, November 23, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, November 30, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
December, 2014

Pet Adoptions at Nevada SPCA
Open Daily. 10am-5pm Fri & Sat; 10am–1pm Sun; 10am-4pm Mon-Thurs.
4800 W. Dewey Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is a no-kill sanctuary with many incredible
animals to adopt. Please come find and adopt your new best friend today! Visit www.nevadaspca.org to
see who’s ready to come home with you.

Farmers Markets are in full-swing, year-round, all over our valley! Choose fresh, local, organic food for
you and your family - and make a difference to your health, our economy and the environment! For
locations, days and times go to NevadaGrown.com

Henderson 250 Desert Race
December 5-8, Times TBD
Start/Finish Line in Jean, Nevada
Free Spectator Admission
This annual off-road desert race marks the final race of the American Off-Road Racing Series. The race
course is in Jean, Nevada, with technical inspection, vendors and driver/rider meet and greets hosted in
the Water Street District. For more info, visit HendersonLive.com or call 702-267-2171.

First Friday
Friday, December 5, 6pm – 10pm
Arts District, Downtown Las Vegas
Attend First Friday, an ongoing arts, entertainment, and social block party held the first Friday of each
month in the Las Vegas Arts District. Enjoy cool local art, live music and street performances. Admission
is free.

Crusader Christmas Boutique
Saturday, December 6, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School Student Center 2015 S. Hualapai Way, Las Vegas
Crusader Christmas Boutique is an exciting shopping event held each year at Faith Lutheran Middle
School and High School. It is the largest fundraiser held each year to benefit Grad Nite Live, a drug and
alcohol free party for each year’s senior class at Faith. The mission of Grad Nite Live is to keep
graduates and the community safe from underage drinkers getting behind the wheel of an automobile.  
There are over 50 vendors selling items.  Each vendor donates an item for a raffle; items are raffled
throughout the day. Come one, come all and get your holiday shopping done and support a very
worthwhile cause.  Bake sale items, coffee and lunch are available for purchase too!  Photos with Santa
from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Admission to the event is FREE.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, December 7, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

WinterFest – Henderson Symphony Orchestra
Thursday, December 11, 7 p.m.
Henderson Convention Center, 200 Water St.
Free Admission
The Henderson Symphony Orchestra kicks off WinterFest with an entertaining performance of holiday
favorites. For more info, visit HendersonLive.com or call 702-267-2171.

WinterFest
Friday, December 12, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday, December 13, noon-8 p.m.
Henderson Events Plaza, 200 Water St.
Free Admission
Something magical is happening in Henderson this holiday season. The city creates an enchanted
Christmas celebration inspired by your favorite fairytales. Enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities
including an official tree lighting ceremony, visits with Santa Claus, gingerbread house displays, craft
vendors and live entertainment. Don’t miss the WinterFest Evening Light Parade on December 13 at 5
pm. For more info, visit HendersonLive.com or call 702-267-2171.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, December 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Thirsty Third Thursday Pub Crawl
Thursday, December 18, 7pm
Kicks off at Hennessey's Tavern, 425 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Everyone gets 6 drinks and half-price food, all for just $20! This fun pub crawl takes you to the hippest
downtown party spots, starting at Hennessey's tavern, then visiting the Gold Spike Bar, Hogs & Heifers,
The Side Bar, Mickie Finnz, and finally the Las Vegas Country Saloon. There's also free live
entertainment! Call (702) 382-4421 to RSVP

Jingle Bell Run
Saturday, December 20, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Pecos Legacy Park, 150 Pecos Rd.
$12 & $20 Admission (5K early bird registration) and $6 & $20 (Family Fun Walk early bird registration)
Activity Code 644080
Take a break from your holiday shopping and make a dash to Henderson for a jolly good time. The
inaugural Jingle Bell Run, which includes a 5K course and family fun run, rings in the winter season just
in time for Christmas. Dress up in your best festive gear, from ugly holiday sweaters to reindeer antlers
and elf hats, the more costumes the merrier. Be sure to decorate your outfit with jingle bells. The
festivities continue after the run with a special visit from Santa. For more information, visit
cityofhenderson.com/parks or call 702-267-4050.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, December 21, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, December 28, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
January, 2015

Pet Adoptions at Nevada SPCA
Open Daily. 10am-5pm Fri & Sat; 10am–1pm Sun; 10am-4pm Mon-Thurs.
4800 W. Dewey Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Nevada Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is a no-kill sanctuary with many incredible
animals to adopt. Please come find and adopt your new best friend today! Visit www.nevadaspca.org to
see who’s ready to come home with you.

Farmers Markets are in full-swing, year-round, all over our valley! Choose fresh, local, organic food for
you and your family - and make a difference to your health, our economy and the environment! For
locations, days and times go to NevadaGrown.com

First Friday
Friday, January 2, 6pm – 10pm
Arts District, Downtown Las Vegas
Attend First Friday, an ongoing arts, entertainment, and social block party held the first Friday of each
month in the Las Vegas Arts District. Enjoy cool local art, live music and street performances. Admission
is free.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, January 4, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, January 11, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Thirsty Third Thursday Pub Crawl
Thursday, January 15, 7pm
Kicks off at Hennessey's Tavern, 425 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Everyone gets 6 drinks and half-price food, all for just $20! This fun pub crawl takes you to the hippest
downtown party spots, starting at Hennessey's tavern, then visiting the Gold Spike Bar, Hogs & Heifers,
The Side Bar, Mickie Finnz, and finally the Las Vegas Country Saloon. There's also free live
entertainment! Call (702) 382-4421 to RSVP

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, January 18, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

Pet Adoptions
Sunday, January 25, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tivoli Village (inside The Dog House), 302 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas
Extraordinary animals will be on display and available for adoption.

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
February, 2015

“Spring Shorts”
February 26 to March 1
BackStage Theatre at CSN Performing Arts Center, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave.
A collection of short plays that will bring something for everyone.
Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Call the Ticket Office at 651-LIVE (5483) for
additional information or to request a season brochure, or visit www.csn.edu/pac.

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
March, 2015

LAS VEGAS EVENTS
April, 2015

“The Real Inspector Hound”
April 10-19
BackStage Theatre at CSN Performing Arts Center, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave.
Critics Moon and Birdboot are swept into this Agatha Christie-style murder-mystery in this absurd play-
within-a-play. Tuttle says, “This comedy was specifically chosen so that student actors can fine-tune
their comedic acting skills.”
Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. Call the Ticket Office at 651-LIVE (5483) for
additional information or to request a season brochure, or visit www.csn.edu/pac.
Las Vegas Events
Las Vegas Events