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All activities are subject to change. For links to facilities, programs, classes and activities in the current Beyond the Neon guide, go online to www.lasvegasparksandrec.com or for more information call 702-229-PLAY. Most activities require advance registration. Register today to build your healthy lifestyle! Parents can subscribe here to receive a monthly email, or text LV PARENTS to 468-311, about upcoming events and activities for their kids.

 

 

 

 

 

Kids Summer Camps and Teen Adventure Camp

 

May 29–Aug. 10, Monday-Friday, excluding July 4.

 

There will be specialized camp activities each week focusing on sports, science, art, dance and more. The types of summer camps include Tot Camp (4-and 5-year-olds), Kids Camp (ages 6-11 and have completed kindergarten), Teen Adventure Camp (ages 12-15) and a Counselor-in-Training program (ages 15+). Mirabelli and Veterans Memorial will offer specialty themed-week camps. See the Mirabelli and Veterans Memorial camp lists. The popular Teen Adventure Camp is offered at all community centers, and features bus trips to fascinating spots all over Southern Nevada. Camps and most activities require advance registration. All locations will offer kids camp, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday*, excluding holidays. Teen Adventure Camp days may vary. Prices vary by location and age group. A one-time, non-refundable $20 transportation fee will be charged for each kids camp participant. Registration is open until full. Go online and click on “Camps” for more details. Call centers for details or call 702-229-PLAY (7529).

 

  • Adaptive Recreation Summer Camp, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-4903; ages 7-22 with disabilities; $100/week per child.
  • Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607; ages 6-15; $115/week ages 5-11; $150/week ages 12-15 for Tuesday-Thursday Teen Adventure Camp.
  • Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6374; ages 6-15; $75/week.
  • East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515; ages 6-15; $75/week/child.
  • Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., 702-229-6359; ages 4-15; $200/week ages 12-15; $80/week ages 4-5, 8 a.m.-noon or noon-4 p.m.; $150-$200/week ages 6-11.
  • Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488; kids camp ages 5-11, $40/week, hours 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.* Stupak location only; teen camp ages 12-15, $75/week, hours 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1100; ages 6-15; $150/week ages 6-11, $200/week teens.

 

 

 

 

 

Volleyball Summer League Registration Opens (ages 12-16)
Registration open July 2-28 for league play that begins Aug. 18.

 

Cost: $400 per team; includes officials’ fees.

 

Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488.

 

Youth will play in age groups 13U and 16U during this eight-week league. Call 702-229-PLAY (7529) for more information. Register at www.recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov or at your nearest community center.

 

 

 

Yankee Doodle at the Pool (all ages)

 

Tuesday, July 3, noon to 4 p.m. at most pools; 1 to 5 p.m. at Doolittle Pool.

 

Cost: Daily fee of $2 for ages 4-17 and 50 and older; $3 for ages 18-49; free for ages 0-3.

 

Enjoy water games and activities as we celebrate our independence splash style!

 

Doolittle Pool, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6398.

 

Municipal Pool, 431 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6309.
Garside Pool, 250 S. Torrey Pines Drive, 702-229-6393.

 

Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.

 

Carlos L. Martinez & Darrio J. Hall Family Pool at Gary Reese Freedom Park, 889 N. Pecos Road, 702-229-1755.

 

 

 

Chillin’ with Izzy & Herman (ages 5-18)

 

Friday, July 6, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $3.

 

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

 

Come chill with Izzy and Herman for an icy, cool time. Enjoy ice cream and snow cones and more!

 

 

 

Stupak Red, White & Blue Family Fun Fest (all ages)

 

Saturday, July 7, 10 a.m. to noon.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488.

 

Celebrate the founding of our country with food, carnival games, cupcake walk, bounce house, prizes, snow cones and fun for the whole family.

 

 

 

Mondays with Michele

 

Monday, July 9, noon to 6 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Ward 6 Satellite Office in the Centennial Hills Community Center/YMCA, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive. Meet with Ward 6 Councilwoman Michele Fiore to discuss issues of interest to you, Ward 6 and the city of Las Vegas. No appointment needed. Call 702-229-5463 for more information.

 

 

 

Junior Lifeguarding Camp (ages 11-14)

 

Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; July 9-13, July 23-27.

 

Cost: $150/week.

 

Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.

 

This is an American Red Cross program in which successful participants will learn essential pool lifesaving skills and earn Junior Lifeguarding certification. Participants must bring with them each day to camp a swim suit, towel, change of clothes, lunch, snacks and drinks. Advance registration required at http://recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov/; use code #172403-01 for July 9-13, code #173403-02 for July 23-27. For more information, call 702-229-PLAY or Pavilion Center Pool.

 

 

 

Ward 5 16th Annual Hoops for Hope Basketball Camp and Parent Workshop (4th-8th grade)

 

Thursday-Saturday, July 12-14, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Free and open to 4th-8th graders registered in advance.

 

Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6374.

 

The camp is designed to develop and empower youth for healthy eating and daily exercise. Participants will learn and practice the fundamentals of basketball. Each camper will receive a camp backpack, T-shirt, sports bottle and other materials. Camp trainers will include NBA and European Professional League Point Guard CJ Watson, community leaders, nutritionists, sports trainers, WNBA players, college/high school players, and coaches. Advance registration required at http://www.quietstormfoundation.org/hoops-for-hope-registration. Call 702-778-3315 or email cathy@quietstormfoundation.org for more information.

 

 

 

Ward 4 YSplash and Pool Party (all ages)

 

Friday, July 13, 5 to 8 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Durango Hills Community Center/YMCA, 3521 N. Durango Drive, 702-240-9622.

 

Join in the fun at YSPLASH, where your child can learn the basics of swimming.  This introductory, free, one-day class will let your child get started on the road to water safety and instruction. Try a free swim lesson. Pre-registration recommended. Contact the YMCA to register and for more information at 702-240-9622.

 

 

 

Dive-In Movie Night! (all ages)

 

Friday, July 13, 7:30 p.m. doors open; 8 p.m. movie begins.

 

Cost: $4 per person.

 

Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.

 

Take a dip in the pool, lounge on a raft or in a deck chair while watching “The Lego Batman Movie” on the big screen.  Light refreshments will be provided for a small cost.  All pool rules apply.

 

 

 

Batteries Included Club Gravady (ages 14-18)

 

Friday, July 13, 7:30 p.m.

 

Free and open to youth ages 14-18.

 

Club Gravady, 7350 Prairie Falcon Road, Suite 120.

 

Enjoy dancing and extreme air sports on the giant trampoline floor. Parental waiver required; download waiver at http://www.gravady.com/. For more information, visit www.lasvegasnevada.gov/batteriesincluded or call 702-229-4075.

 

 

 

Babysitter Training (ages 11-15)

 

Saturdays, July 14 and 21, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Cost: $75 for the two days.

 

Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.

 

This American Red Cross babysitter course for boys and girls teaches responsible care for children and infants, including child/infant CPR, basic first-aid skills and business tips. Use code #175409-01 to register at http://recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov/. For more information, call 702-229-PLAY or Pavilion Center Pool.

 

 

 

 

 

Family Poolside Jam at Garside

 

Saturday, July 14, 6 to 8 p.m.

 

Cost: $5 per family by July 13; $10 per family on event day.

 

Garside Pool, 250 S. Torrey Pines Drive, 702-229-6393.

 

Celebrate Parks & Recreation Month with pool and land games led by pool staff and Mirabelli Community Center staff. DJ Ro will play fun family music. Swimsuits required.

 

 

 

Batteries Included Summer College Institute (high school students)

 

Monday-Tuesday, July 16-17, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Free and open to high school students.

 

College of Southern Nevada Cheyenne Campus, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave.

 

The Strong Future Summer College Institute will give youth a head start on college by improving preparation and easing the transition for incoming students. This catalyst for success will offer workshops on time management, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), note taking and many on-campus support services. Transportation, food and snacks provided. RSVP required. Call 702-229-4075 for information, transportation arrangements, and to RSVP. Sponsored by the city of Las Vegas Batteries Included program.

 

 

 

Batteries Included Canvas Under the Stars Paint Party (ages 13-18)

 

Thursday, July 19, 7 p.m.

 

Free and open to youth ages 13-18.

 

Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., second-floor outdoor patio.

 

Come create your masterpiece at this outdoor paint party. RSVP required. Call 702-229-4075 for information and to RSVP. Sponsored by the city of Las Vegas Batteries Included program.

 

 

 

Another Hot Tropical Night (all ages)

 

Sunday, July 22, 6 to 9 p.m.

 

Cost: $4/person.

 

Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.

 

Enjoy this annual tropical adventure with dancing, swimming, games and a DJ playing music!

 

 

 

Youth Soccer League Registration Opens (ages 3-10)

 

Registration open July 23-Aug. 18 for league play that begins Sept. 8.

 

Cost: $45 4U; $55 6U, 8U and 10U; includes jersey and participation award.

 

All-American Park, 1551 S. Buffalo Drive.

 

Call 702-229-PLAY (7529) for more information. Register at www.recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov or at your nearest community center.

 

 

 

Flag Football Fall Recreation League Registration Opens (ages 5-12)

 

Registration open July 23-Aug. 18 for league play that begins Sept. 8.

 

Cost: $85; includes jersey, flags and participation award.

 

All-American Park, 1551 S. Buffalo Drive.

 

Youth will play in age groups 6U, 8U, 10U and 12U. Call 702-229-PLAY (7529) for more

 

information. Register at www.recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov or at your nearest community center.

 

 

 

NFL Flag Football Competitive League Registration Opens (ages 7-12)

 

Registration open July 23-Aug. 18 for league play that begins Sept. 8.

 

Cost: $125/player; includes NFL league jersey, flags and officials.

 

All-American Park, 1551 S. Buffalo Drive, and Veterans Memorial Fields, 101 N. Pavilion Center.

 

Teams will receive two weeks of practice prior to the season and at least one practice per week during season, based on availability. Eight-week season plus championship playoff tournament at end of season included. Play by age group: 8U, 10U and 12U. Call 702-229-PLAY (7529) for more information. Register at www.recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov or at your nearest community center.

 

 

 

Mondays with Michele

 

Monday, July 23, noon to 6 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Ward 6 Satellite Office in the Centennial Hills Community Center/YMCA, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive. Meet with Ward 6 Councilwoman Michele Fiore to discuss issues of interest to you, Ward 6 and the city of Las Vegas. No appointment needed. Call 702-229-5463 for more information.

 

 

 

Safekey/IGNITE Fall 2018 Registration

 

Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., beginning July 23.

 

Registration Fee: $20 per school year, per child.

 

Morning pass: $7 per morning.  Afternoon pass: $10 per afternoon.

 

Safekey Office, 416 N. Seventh St., 702-229-KIDS (5437).

 

Safekey/IGNITE are out-of-school recreational enrichment programs offered at Clark County School District elementary and middle schools. These programs are designed for children grades K-5 (Safekey) and grades 6-8 (IGNITE). Daily and weekly scheduled activities include physical fitness, arts and crafts, music, drama, games, reading time, special events, homework assistance and a nutritional afternoon snack. Safekey/IGNITE are pre-paid programs; hours vary by school location. Financial assistance may be available for qualifying families. Registration information will be available online at https://safekey.lasvegasnevada.gov or https://ignite.lasvegasnevada.gov, at many local back-to-school fairs, and at the open house event for your child’s school. Please call 702-229-KIDS (5437) for more information. Below is the list of elementary and middle schools in the city of Las Vegas that offer Safekey/IGNITE programs.

 

 

 

Safekey:

 

Adcock                        Conners           Gragson                     McWilliams     Smith

 

Allen                            Crestwood       Griffith                         Moore             Staton

 

Bell                              Culley              Hancock                     Neal                 Sunrise Acres

 

Bilbray                         Darnell             Heckethorn                O'Roarke         Tarr

 

Bonner                         Derfelt             Hewetson                   Park                 Thompson

 

Booker                         Deskin             Hoggard                     Parson             Tobler

 

Bozarth                        Detwiler           Hollingsworth             Piggott             Twin Lakes

 

Bracken                       Divich              Jacobson                    Pittman            Vassiliadis

 

Bryan                           Earl                  Kahre                         Red Rock        Vegas Verdes

 

Bunker                         Edwards          Katz                            Reed               Ward

 

Cambeiro/Lunt            Eisenberg        Kelly                            Rhodes           Warren

 

Carl                             Fong                Lummis                       Ronnow           Wasden

 

Carson                        Garehime         May                            Ronzone          Williams

 

Christensen                Givens             McMillan                     Scherkenbach

 

 

 

IGNITE:

 

Escobedo Middle School; Johnson Middle School; Leavitt Middle School; Lied Middle School; Molasky Middle School                                    

 

 

 

Batteries Included Amazing Race (ages 13-18)

 

Friday, July 27, 6 p.m.

 

Free and open to youth ages 13-18.

 

Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St.

 

Enjoy this outdoor scavenger hunt through downtown Las Vegas. For more information, visit www.lasvegasnevada.gov/batteriesincluded or call 702-229-4075.

 

 

 

Summer Splash Bash

 

Saturday, July 28, 6 to 9 p.m.

 

Cost: $4/person.

 

Garside Pool, 250 S. Torrey Pines Drive, 702-229-6393.

 

 

 

Summer is half over and we are throwing a huge party, splash style! Enjoy dancing, swimming, games and a DJ playing music!