Discover The Fun!

 

 

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! Centers will be closed Jan. 1-2 and 16 for holiday observance.

 

 

 

Ward 2 Walkers

 

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7 a.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

Hualapai Park, 10018 Alta Drive (just north of Alta Drive at Hualapai Way).

 

Join Councilman Beers for exercise and conversation! For more information, call 702-229-2144.

 

 

 

Black History Month Essay Contest (grades 2-12)

 

Register between Jan. 3 and Feb. 3, 2017.

 

Free and open to Clark County, Nevada, students in grades 2-12.

 

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

 

First-, second- and third-place winners from each division will recite their essays at an event in their honor. Submit essays by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3. Topic:  What kind of social changes have to have happened for an African-American to become President?

 

2nd-3rd Grade – Creative Art Expressions

 

4th-5th Grade – minimum 150 words

 

6th-8th Grade – minimum 250 words

 

High School – minimum 400 words

 

Call 702-229-1515 for more information.

 

 

 

Ward 2 Coffee with the Councilman

 

Friday, Jan. 6, 7:30 to 9 a.m.

 

Charlie’s Lakeside Casino, 8603 W. Sahara Ave. (at Durango Drive)

 

Join Councilman Bob Beers for coffee and conversation about your concerns for Ward 2 and the city of Las Vegas.

 

 

 

National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament Division I
Saturday/Sunday, Jan. 7-8; games start at 8:30 a.m.  Games end at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

 

Free for spectators of all ages.

 

UNLV Paul McDermott North and South Gym Buildings, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway.
Enjoy watching wheelchair basketball games. Call 702-229-4796 or 702-306-7613 for more information.


Ward 5 Coffee with the Councilman
Thursday, Jan. 12, 9 to 10 a.m.

 

Starbucks, 1925 N. Martin L. King Blvd.

 

Join Ward 5 Councilman Ricki Y. Barlow and staff for coffee and conversation on how to improve Ward 5 and the city of Las Vegas. For more information, call 702-229-5443.

 

 

 

Beers with Beers (ages 21+)

 

Thursday, Jan. 19, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

 

Three Angry Wives Pub, 8820 W. Charleston Blvd. in Boca Park

 

Join Ward 2 Councilman Bob Beers for an adult beverage and conversation about your concerns for Ward 2 and the city of Las Vegas.

 

 

 

Dula Gym’s 2nd Annual Aerobithon (ages 12+)

 

Cost: $3 advance registration; $5 event day.

 

Saturday, Jan. 21, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

 

Dula Gym, 431 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6307.

 

Pre-registration is requested.

 

Keep your New Year’s resolution!  Enjoy one hour of Zumba, one hour of Mixxed Fit, water and healthy snacks while they last.

 

 

 

National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament Division II and III
Saturday/Sunday, Jan. 21-22; games start at 8:30 a.m. Games end at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

 

Free for spectators of all ages.

 

UNLV Paul McDermott North and South Gym Buildings, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway.

 

Enjoy watching wheelchair basketball games. Call 702-229-4796 or 702-306-7613 for more information.