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.

 

 

 

Izzy & Herman Three-Year Anniversary (ages 50+)
Friday, Oct. 5, 5 p.m.
Cost: $7.
Derfelt Senior Center in Lorenzi Park, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601.

 

Celebrate Izzy and Herman’s anniversary with them!  Advance registration required. Registration opens Sept. 4. Call 702 229-6601 for information and registration.

 

Mobster Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Oct. 11, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost: $5/per person; must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.  Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.

 

Enjoy a delicious lunch -- Lenny the Lilacs Caesar Salad, Baby Face Veggies, Penne from Heaven, The Don’s Oven-Baked Chicken; Big Tony will provide the dessert. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6454 for registration and information.        

 

 

 

Whine and Paint (ages 50+)
Friday, Oct. 12, noon.
Cost: $7, includes canvas, paint, and supplies.
Derfelt Senior Center in Lorenzi Park, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601.

 

Enjoy a social environment and a fun painting class. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6601 for registration and information.

 

 

 

 

 

Old-Timer Social (ages 50+)
Friday, Oct. 12, 1 to 3 p.m.
Cost: $3.
Lieburn Senior Center; 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

 

Reminisce about Old Vegas over refreshments. Registration open through Oct. 5. Call 702-229-1600 for more information and registration.

 

 

 

Day Trip to Boulder City Train Museum/Antiques (ages 50+)
Thursday, Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Cost: $7/per person; $9 additional to ride the train; plus additional money for lunch.    

 

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

 

Take a self-tour of the train museum, ride the train, enjoy lunch and antiquing. Advance registration required. Registration opens Tuesday, Sept. 4, at 8 a.m. Call 702-229-6454 for registration and information.                                                          

 

Goodtime Fish Fry (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Oct. 18, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $8; must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

 

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

 

Menu will include fried fish, French fries, coleslaw and beverage. Space is limited; please register before Monday, Oct. 15. Call 702-229-6125 for information and registration.

 

 

 

"Seniors Got Talent Showcase" Auditions
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 1-3 p.m. ; Wednesday, Oct. 24, 10 a.m.-noon.
Free and open to ages 50+; advance appointment required.
Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., 702-229-6125.
All those auditioning must be at least 50 years old. Contact Cassandra Lewis at 702-229-6125 for details and to arrange an audition time. The performance will be Nov. 14.

 

 

 

Chili Cookoff (ages 50+)

 

Wednesday, Oct. 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Free for those who bring chili for judging; $4 for tasters.

 

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

 

All entries will be sampled and a prize awarded for the best chili. Enjoy chili, cornbread and salad. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6454 for information and registration.

 

 

 

SeniorWeen (ages 50+)
Thursday, Oct. 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost: $5; must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy an afternoon of fun, food, games and music!  Put on your best costume to see who gets the best dressed prize! Space is limited. Register before Friday, Oct. 19. Call 702-229-6125 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Howling Halloween (ages 50+)
Wednesday, Oct. 31, 1 to 3 p.m.
Cost: $3.

 

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

 

 

 

Dress in your favorite costume to enjoy fun and games. Registration open through Oct. 25. Call 702-229-1600 for more information and registration.