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.

 

 

 

Cookie Exchange (ages 50+)

 

Friday, Dec. 1, 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $5 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Get your favorite cookies ready to share with others. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6601 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Holiday Cookie & Gift Exchange (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, Dec. 5, 1 to 3 p.m.

 

Cost: $2 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Bring two dozen homemade cookies and the recipe to share with others. The best cookie recipe wins a prize! Hot apple cider will be served. Call 702-229-6125 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Holiday Carol Lunch (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Dec. 7, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required by Dec. 4.

 

Cost: $5 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy this holiday lunch of salad, ham, cheesy potatoes, veggies, rolls and dessert, along with holiday carols and entertainment from the “Tapping Troubadours.” Registration opens Nov. 1.

 

 

 

Doolittle Holiday Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance registration required by Dec. 8.

 

Cost: $6; must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy a chicken and waffles luncheon, a raffle and fun games. Call 702-229-6125 for registration and information.

 

Holiday Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost $8, plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy this annual holiday lunch, singing carols and playing some fun reindeer games! Advance registration is required and opens Nov. 21. Call 702-229-1702 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Glittering Lights at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 5 p.m.

 

Cost: $5 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy the light displays at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Sit back and enjoy the music and lights while you are chauffeured through this holiday light extravaganza. Registration opens Nov. 1; advance registration required. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Doolittle Holiday Dinner & Light Tour (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Dec. 14, 4 to 8 p.m. Advance registration required by Dec. 12.

 

Cost: $10; $6 for dinner only (no tour); must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Start the evening with a light holiday dinner at Doolittle Senior Center. Dinner will be followed by a van tour of the glittering lights at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Ethel M Chocolate Factory & Cactus Gardens. Transportation will be provided; space is limited. Transportation leaves at 5:30 p.m. sharp. Call 702-229-6125 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Ethel M. Cactus Garden Lights Tour and Holiday Dinner (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Dec. 14, 4 to 7:30 p.m. Advance registration required Nov. 1-Dec. 6.

 

Cost: $20 with a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership; includes dinner and transportation.

 

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

 

Van leaves the center promptly at 4 p.m. for a holiday lights tour to the Ethel M Cactus Garden and dinner at Sweet Tomatoes. Call 702-229-1515 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Lieburn Holiday Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Friday, Dec. 15; 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $7 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Wear your holiday fashions and be ready to sing along to your favorite holiday songs. Enjoy ham, cheesy potatoes, veggies and a holiday dessert, coffee and juice. Register by Dec 12; registration opens Nov. 1. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Holiday Tea (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, Dec. 19, 11 a.m.

 

Cost: $7 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

This is a great opportunity to enjoy a traditional tea. Come dressed in your best and enjoy fresh hot tea in china cups, a variety of finger sandwiches and pastries and fresh homemade scones. Learn some tea etiquette and the history of tea as it came to Britain and then the Americas. Registration for the event begins promptly at 8 a.m., Nov. 1. This event fills quickly so plan to register early.

 

Holiday Party Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Dec. 20, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required by Dec. 15.

 

Cost: $5 plus a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Come celebrate the holiday season with your Derfelt family. Advance registration opens Nov. 1. Call 702-229-6601 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Doolittle Holiday Light Tour (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Dec. 21, 5 to 9 p.m. Advance registration required by Dec. 12.

 

Cost: $10; must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Take a van tour of the glittering lights at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Ethel M Chocolate Factory & Cactus Gardens. Space is limited. Transportation leaves at 5 p.m. sharp. Call 702-229-6125 for registration and information.