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. Centers will be closed Feb. 20 for holiday observance. A listing of classes and activities is published in the Beyond the Neon Leisure Guide, available in the centers and online at www.lasvegasparksandrec.com. 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.

 

 

 

Weiner Wednesdays (ages 50+)

 

Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Cost: $3, includes hot dog, chips and drink. Additional hot dog is $1.50.

 

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

 

Call 702-229-1600 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Social Security 101 (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 1 p.m.

 

Free with a current city of Las Vegas Active Adult/Senior Programs membership.

 

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

 

A staff member from the Social Security Administration will answer your basic questions. Registration opens Jan. 24. Advance registration is required. Call 702-229-1702 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Black History Month Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $7.

 

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

 

Celebrate Black History Month with your neighbors. Entertainment will be provided. Registration open through Feb. 3 or until full. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6601 to register.

 

 

 

Casanova's Sweet Cuisine (ages 50+)      

 

Thursday, Feb. 9, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $5 with a city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

 

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

 

It's time to celebrate Valentine’s Day! Enjoy a fantastic meal with an ever-so-sweet dessert. Come with friends or your sweetie pie to enjoy this special event.


Valentine’s Day Pink and Red (ages 50+)

 

Monday, Feb. 13, 1 to 3 p.m.

 

Cost: $3 per person.

 

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

 

Celebrate love, laughter and friendship. Dress in red or pink to enjoy light refreshments and line dance music.

 

 

 

Valentine Cookie Decorating (ages 50+)

 

Monday, Feb. 13, 1 to 3 p.m.

 

Cost: $3 with a city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

 

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

 

Come and be creative. Decorate some homemade cookies in celebration of Valentine’s Day. Take them home for yourself or share with your sweetie!

 

 

 

Valentine Treat (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, Feb. 14; 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Advance registration required.

 

Cost varies, depending on the treat you choose to pre-order.

 

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

 

Registration open until full. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Mid-Day Inspirational Showcase & Luncheon (all ages for showcase; 50+ for soul food luncheon)

 

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $8 per person for luncheon; showcase is free and open to the public.

 

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

 

This annual inspirational showcase at the West Las Vegas Library Theatre, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd., features singing, dancing, poetry and guest speakers followed by a soul food luncheon at the Doolittle Senior Center. Advance registration required for luncheon by Feb. 1.

 

 

 

Friends and Sweethearts Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Friday, Feb. 17, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required. Registration opens Jan. 3.

 

Cost: $6.

 

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

 

Bring a friend or your sweetheart to enjoy lasagna (regular and veggie), along with salad, breadsticks, dessert and beverages. Call 702-229-1600 for information and registration.

 

 

 

AARP Smart Drive (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1 to 5 p.m.

 

Cost: $15/AARP member or $20 non-member; you must have a current city of Las Vegas Active Adult/Senior Programs membership to register and attend this class.

 

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

 

Check with your insurance company about discounts they offer for attending this class. Registration opens Jan. 24. Advance registration is required. Call 702-229-1702 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Super Hero Extravaganza Health Fair (ages 50+)

 

Friday, Feb. 24, 10 a.m.

 

Cost: $5 for lunch; health fair is free.

 

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

Enjoy the annual health fair. Pre-register to reserve one of a limited number of $5 brown bag lunches by calling 702-229-6601. Preregistration closes Feb. 3.