Las Vegas Residents Invited To Celebrations, Luncheons & Activities At City Centers

 

 

 

The city of Las Vegas active adult and senior centers offer exercise, fitness, craft, arts, dance, music and computer classes; cards; games; discussion and social groups; luncheons; sports; and special events Monday through Friday to residents age 50 and better. Many of these activities contribute to wellness and a healthy lifestyle. A listing of classes and activities is published in the Beyond the Neon Leisure Guide, available online at www.lasvegasparksandrec.com and in the centers. All activities are subject to change. Most activities require annual membership in city of Las Vegas Active Adult/Senior Citizen Programs, available at all senior and active adult centers. Annual membership cost is $10.

 

 

 

Weiner Wednesdays (ages 50+)

 

Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Cost: $3, includes hot dog, chips and drink. Additional hot dog is $1.

 

Lieburn Senior Center; 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

 

Call 702-229-1600 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Senior First-Aid & Safety Course (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 5, 1 to 3 p.m.

 

Free admission.

 

Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., 702-229-6125.

 

This course teaches seniors safety and first-aid skills.

 

 

 

Bellagio Conservatory Trip (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 12, 11 a.m. departure from center. Registration opens June 1.
Cost: $5, includes transportation. Lunch is additional.

 

Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

 

Enjoy an adventure to the Bellagio Conservatory to see the latest floral display. Each person pays for their own lunch at a local restaurant. Registration closes June 21 or when full; call 702-229-1600 to register.

 

 

 

Summertime Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 12, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required.

 

Cost: $8.

 

Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, 702-229-1702.

 

Registration opens June 1. Call 702-229-1702 for information and registration.


Food Fight Frenzy (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 12 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required.

 

Cost: $5.

 

Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601.

 

Come get dirty at the Derfelt Games. Bring a poncho or change of clothes. Call 702-229-6601 for information or registration.

 

 

 

Red White and Blue Barbeque (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, July 13, 11:30 a.m. to 1p.m. Advance registration required by July 7.

 

Cost: $5, with city of Las Vegas senior citizens program membership.

 

Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.

 

Join us for a celebration of our country’s birth. Enjoy fun, entertainment and a barbeque lunch while celebrating our country’s independence. Call 702-229-6454 for details and registration.

 

 

 

All American Lunch and Hot Dog Day (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, July 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance registration required.

 

Cost: $3.

 

Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., 702-229-6125.

 

Celebrate National Hot Dog Day with hot dogs, potato chips or potato salad, and apple pie! Registration required by July 13. Call 702-229-6125 for information or registration.

 

 

 

Whine and Paint (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, July 20, 10 a.m. Registration opens June 20.

 

Cost: $7, includes canvas and paint supplies.

 

Derfelt Senior Center Craft Room, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601.

 

Enjoy this social and creative event that engages participants to create a set image. Call 702-229-6601 for information or registration. Advance registration required.

 

 

 

“In the Heights” Summer Theatre at Spring Mountain Ranch (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, July 20, 5 p.m. departure from center.

 

Cost: $30, includes show ticket, transportation and Subway dinner.

 

Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

 

Enjoy a trip to see summer outdoor theatre at Spring Mountain Ranch, including dinner, transportation and the “In the Heights” show. Registration closes July 13 or when full; call 702-229-1600 to register.

 

 

 

Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard Food Pantry Food Distribution (all ages)

 

Friday, July 21, 9 to 11 a.m.

 

Free and open to those in need.

 

Derfelt Senior Center Pantry, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601.

 

A bag full of food, vegetables, fruits and hygiene products will be supplied to those in need while supplies last. Call 702-229-2238 for more information.

 

 

 

Chuck Wagon Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Friday, July 21, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance registration required.

 

Cost: $6.

 

Lieburn Senior Center; 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

 

Enjoy Dutch oven meat and potatoes with salad, cobbler and ice cream. Call 702-229-1600 for information and registration.


Foodie Fanatics: French Flair (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, July 25, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Advance registration required.

 

Cost: $5.

 

Lieburn Senior Center; 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

 

Learn to make crepes.  Registration opens June 1. Call 702-229-1600 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Kidney Workshop (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 10 a.m. Advance registration required.

 

Free admission.

 

Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, 702-229-1702.

 

Learn how your kidneys function, causes of chronic disease and ways to best manage your diet and health. Registration opens June 20. Call 702-229-1702 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Ice Cream Social (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 26, 1 to 3 p.m. Advance registration required by July 21.

 

Cost: $2 for a dish of ice cream and toppings.

 

Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.

Enjoy an ice cream social; get a dish of ice cream with your choice of toppings. Call 702-229-6454 for information and registration.