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.

 

 

 

Fishing at Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Van leaves at 9 a.m. sharp.

 

Cost: $2. Must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Fishing trip! Join in and try to catch the BIG ONE! Transportation and entry fee included; space is limited. Bring a packed lunch. Advance reservation required no later than Sept. 28. Call 702-229-6125 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Senior Field Day (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m. check-in. Advance registration opens Sept. 1; register by Sept. 29.

 

Cost: $5. Must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Join the seniors for games and competitive fun. All participants will meet at Derfelt Senior Center to check in at 9:30 a.m. The games will take place in Lorenzi Park. A barbecue lunch will be provided to all participants. Please wear sunscreen and athletic shoes, and bring plenty of cool water to drink, as the games take place outside. Call 702-229-6601 for registration and details.

 

 

 

Steps to Optimum Health: Food Matters (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m.

 

Free admission; advance registration required.

 

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

 

Learn how the food you eat is helping or hurting your health and what you can do to live and eat better. Advance registration is required and opens Sept. 19. Call 702-229-1702 for registration and information.

 

Fire Station Tour (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 10 a.m. Advance registration opens Sept. 1.

 

Cost $5.

 

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

 

Join the trip to downtown Las Vegas and tour Las Vegas Fire & Rescue Station No. 1. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Wetlands Park Trip (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Oct. 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Registration open Sept. 1 until full.

 

Cost: $6 for the transportation.

 

East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515.

 

Explore the Clark County Wetlands site and visitors’ center with us.  Stop for lunch on the way back (on your dime). Call 702-229-1515 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Italian Lunch (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Oct. 12, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance registration opens Sept. 1.

 

Cost: $5. Must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy a spaghetti-and-meatballs lunch, including salad, garlic toast, and tiramisu for dessert. Advance registration required by Oct. 9; call 702-229-6454 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Fleece Tie Blankets (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Oct. 18, 10 a.m.

 

Cost: $5, includes light snack.

 

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

 

Learn how to make a no-sew, fleece tie blanket. Pick up a supply list at the front desk. Advance registration is required and opens Sept. 19. Call 702-229-1702 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Good Time Fish Fry 2 (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Oct 19, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance reservation required by Oct. 16; space is limited.

 

Cost: $7. Must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Menu will include fried catfish, spaghetti, green beans, beverage and dessert. Call 702-229-6125 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Chili Cook off Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Friday, Oct. 20, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 15; registration opens Sept. 1.

 

Cost: $6. Bring a pot full of chili and you eat free.

 

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

 

Don’t feel like making chili? Come sample all the yumminess! Cornbread, salad, dessert, coffee and juice will be provided, along with chili samples. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and details.

 

 

 

Izzy & Herman's Two-Year Anniversary Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Oct. 25, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration opens Sept. 1; register by Oct. 20.

 

Cost: $5. Must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

It's a haunting Halloween celebration! Wear your costumes to celebrate these two lovebirds’ anniversary. Call 702-229-6601 for information and registration.

 

Spooks Galore Halloween Lunch and Party (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, Oct. 31, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance registration opens Sept. 1.

 

Cost: $5. Must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

Put on your costume to enjoy a fun variety of games and a spookilicious lunch for Halloween! There will be prizes for games and costumes, as well as Halloween treats! Advance registration required by Oct. 27; call 702-229-6454 for registration and information.