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.

 

 

Dia de los Muertos Festival (all ages)

 

Friday, Nov. 2; 5 to 9 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza in Lorenzi Park, 720 Twin Lakes Drive.
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), featuring special entertainment by Las Cafeteras, interactive children’s activities, artisan vendors, food, face-painting, special décor and an exhibition of altars created by community organizations and groups. For information, call 702-229-6601.

 

 

Walk the Park (ages 50+)

 

Tuesdays, Nov. 6 & 20; 10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

 

Free with active city of Las Vegas active adult/senior programs membership.
Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, 702-229-1702.

 

Meet in the lobby of the Active Adult Center and walk the park together. Enjoy exercising and socializing. Get up, get out and get active! The parks are not just for children!

 

 

Veterans’ Social (ages 50+)
Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2:30 to 4 p.m.
Cost: $1 or free for veterans.

 

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

 

Enjoy an afternoon honoring our veterans. Refreshments will be provided. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Veterans Day Luncheon (ages 50+)
Thursday, Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $5.

 

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

 

Enjoy lunch as we honor those veterans who served valiantly for our country. Advance registration required. Call 702-229-6601 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Veterans Day Celebration Luncheon (ages 50+)
Thursday, Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $5/person; free for veterans who register by Oct. 29.
Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.

 

Enjoy a patriotic ceremony performed by the Rancho High School Junior ROTC and a delicious lunch. Advance registration required; call 702-229-6454 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Seniors Got Talent Showcase & Mix & Mingle

 

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. showcase; Mix & Mingle follows immediately.

 

Showcase is free and open to the public at the West Las Vegas Library Theater;

 

Mix & Mingle costs $6 and will be held at Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., 702-229-6125.

 

Enjoy this annual entertainment showcase featuring The Doolittle Never Too Late Band, followed by a Mix & Mingle with refreshments at the senior center. RSVP for the Mix & Mingle by Nov. 8.

 

 

 

Thanksgiving Feast (ages 50+)
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $7. Advance registration required.

 

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

 

Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Call 702-229-6601 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Centennial Hills Thanksgiving Lunch (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Nov. 15; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $8; must have active city of Las Vegas active adult/senior programs membership.
Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, 702-229-1702.

 

Enjoy a thanksgiving lunch with all the trimmings. Advance registration required. For information and registration, call 702-229-1702.

 

 

 

Day Trip to IKEA (ages 50+)
Thursday, Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Cost: $5/person, includes van transportation from senior center. Lunch is additional.
Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.

 

A fun pre-holiday shopping expedition. Bring extra money to eat at the IKEA cafeteria. Advance registration required; call 702-229-6454 for information and registration.

 

 

 

Lieburn Turkey Dinner (ages 50+)
Friday, Nov. 16, 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $7.  Advance registration required by Nov. 14.

 

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

 

Enjoy Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixin’s. Call 702-229-1600 for registration and information.

 

 

 

Thanksgiving Lunch (ages 50+)

 

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $7; must have current city of Las Vegas senior programs membership.

 

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

 

Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings. Space is limited; RSVP by Nov. 15. 

 

 

 

Thanksgiving Luncheon (ages 50+)
Tuesday, Nov. 20, noon.
Cost: $6/person. Advance registration required
Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.

 

Enjoy a fabulous traditional Thanksgiving meal. Call 702-229-6454 for registration and details.