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 $10 annual membership in city of Las Vegas Active Adult/Senior Citizen Programs, available at all senior and active adult centers. Active adults ages 50+ can subscribe here to receive a monthly email about upcoming events and activities, or text LV SENIORS to 468-311. 

 

 

 

Indoor Garage Sale Vendor Table Registration Opens

 

Registration for vendor tables opens July 2 for Aug. 2, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., event.

 

Cost: $5 to rent a vendor table for those with a city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

If you need to clean out your garage and would like an indoor venue to sell your items, join us for our semi-annual indoor garage sale. Purchase one or two six-foot tables and bring in your no-longer-wanted treasures to sell! Advance registration required for vendor tables; call 702-229-6454 to arrange for tables, starting July 2. 

 

 

 

Red, White and Blue Breakfast (ages 50+)
Friday, July 6; 9:30 a.m.
Cost: $5.

 

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

 

It’s the annual red, white and blue breakfast with pancakes and fruit toppings. Register by July 3 by calling 702-229-1600.

 

 

 

Super Summer Theater Trip (ages 50+)
Thursday, July 12, 5 to 11 p.m.
Cost: $30, includes box dinner, show ticket and transportation from the center.

 

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

 

Grab your friends and ride out to Spring Mountain Ranch for the play, “She Loves Me,” under the stars. This play was the inspiration for the Tom Hanks movie, “You’ve Got Mail.” Rent a chair or bring your own. Call 702-229-1600 for information and registration; register by July 5.

 

 

 

 

 

Red White and Blue Barbeque (ages 50+)
Thursday, July 12, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $5 includes a meal; city of Las Vegas senior programs membership required.

 

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

 

Join us for the annual barbeque to celebrate patriotism. Enjoy barbecued chicken, homemade potato salad, warm peach cobbler and ice cream! Advance registration required; call 702-229-6454 to register.

 

 

 

Super Summer Theatre Trip (ages 50+)
Thursday, July 12, 5 to 10 p.m.

 

Cost: $30; city of Las Vegas senior programs membership required.

 

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

 

Join this trip to the Spring Mountain ranch to enjoy the play, “She Loves Me,” under the stars. This trip includes show tickets, transportation and a box dinner. Advance registration required; call 702-229-6454 to register.

 

 

 

Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard Food Pantry Distribution

 

Friday, July 20, 9 to 11 a.m. 

 

Free and open to those in need of food assistance.

 

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

 

Join us as we give bags of food to the community; one bag per household. No registration required. Call 702-229-2238.

 

 

 

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

 

Tuesday, July 24, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $4.

 

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

 

Celebrate National Hot Dog Day with a lunch that includes hot dogs, potato salad, apple pie and beverage.  Call 702-229-6125 to register by Tuesday, July 17.

 

 

 

Crockpot Cooking Contest (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, July 25, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $4 if you are coming to taste and enjoy the food; free if you make a crockpot meal to enter in the contest. City of Las Vegas senior programs membership required.

 

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

 

Make one of your favorite crockpot recipes to enter the contest!  If you would like to come and help judge, you can pay $4 to sample all of the entries. Enjoy salad, bread and dessert, as well! Advance registration required; call 702-229-6454 to register.

 

 

 

Happy Burger Day (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, July 26, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $3. Advance registration not required.

 

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

 

Enjoy a homemade hamburger/cheeseburger with all the fixings and chips.