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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.

 

Military Employment Summit (adults)

Friday, April 5, 8 a.m. to noon.

Free and open to veterans and military spouses.

City National Arena, 1550 S. Pavilion Center Drive.

Hosted by Ward 2 Councilman Steven G. Seroka and the city of Las Vegas in partnership with the Golden Knights Foundation and Hiring Our Heroes. This educational employment event offers free workshops and interview mentoring sessions taught by industry leaders. Visit with local and national employers in attendance who are looking to hire. Includes continental breakfast.

 

Ward 6 Movie in the Park (all ages)

Friday, April 5, 7 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Centennial Hills Park Amphitheatre, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive at Deer Springs Way

Bring the family to enjoy the animated film “Incredibles 2,” free popcorn and water, while supplies last. Lawn seating; bring low chairs and blankets to be more comfortable. For more information, call 702-229-5463.

 

Ward 4/YMCA Egg Hunt and Games

Friday, April 5, 6 to 8 p.m.

Free for all ages.

Durango Hills Community Center/YMCA, 3521 N. Durango Drive.

Fun for the whole family with bunny hop races, egg toss, face painting, bounce house and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Bring a flashlight for a nighttime egg hunt for thousands of eggs. Call 702-240-9622 for more information.

 

Ward 4 Coffee with a Cop

Monday, April 8, 9 to 10:30 a.m.

Open to the public.

Cracked Egg, 7660 W. Cheyenne Ave., Suite 125.

Join Ward 4 Councilman Stavros S. Anthony and members of local law enforcement

for coffee and conversation. Discuss your concerns. Call 702-229-2524 for more information.

 

Easter EGGstravaganza At the Pool! (ages 3-10)

Saturday, April 13, 9 a.m. for ages 3-6; 9:45 a.m. for ages 7-10.

Cost: $2 per child.

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

This fun event will be filled to the brim with an egg hunt, games, activities, music and swimming! Each child will go home with eggs collected, prizes included. Bring a plastic bucket or bag for gathering eggs. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Ward 4 Document Shredding Event/Medication Disposal

Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. to noon.

Free and open to the public.

Desert Shores Clubhouse parking lot, 2500 Regatta Drive.

This event provides worry-free document destruction for Ward 4 residents, limited to five boxes or bundles per car. Also bring expired or unwanted medications for secure disposal. Volunteers will unload your car. Shredding services will be available until truck capacity is reached. Shredding services provided by Shred-it. For more information, call 702-229-2524.

               

Minker Sports Complex “Earth Day Community Clean Up”

Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free and open to the public of all ages.

Area and lots surrounding the Minker Sports Complex, 275 N. Mojave Road, 702-229-6563.

Join the Minker team and community partners in beautifying the Stewart and Mojave neighborhood.

 

Ward 6 Easter Celebration & Egg-stravaganza (all ages and abilities)

Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. to noon; 11 a.m. egg hunts.

Free and open to the public.

Mountain Ridge Park,7151 Oso Blanca Road, (near Durango Drive and Elkhorn Road)

Bring the family to enjoy Easter Bunny, community vendors, food trucks, crafts, games, face painting, a DJ playing music and plenty of fun for all ages. Easter egg hunts will be in the baseball fields in separate areas for ages 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-13. Easter egg hunt area also will be provided for individuals with disabilities.

 

Adaptive Recreation Spring Fling Luau Dance (ages 16+)

Saturday, April 13, 6 to 8 p.m.  

Cost: $20.

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

Wear your favorite Hawaiian attire to join friends for some food, dancing and fun. One-on-one supervision is not provided. RSVP to 702-229-1702 by April 9. Call 702-229-5177 for more information. 

 

Ward 2 Movie in the Park

Saturday, April 13, 6:30 p.m.  Movie starts at dusk.

Free and open to the public.

Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive

Bring the family to enjoy the PG-rated animated film, “Incredibles 2.” Free popcorn and water while supplies last. Food trucks will offer refreshments for sale. Lawn seating; bring low chairs or blankets to be more comfortable. For more information, call 702-229-2144.

 

Spring Break STEAM Camps (ages 5-11)

Monday-Friday, April 15-19, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: $75 at East Las Vegas Community Center; $125 at Cimarron Rose Community Center; $150 at Veterans Memorial Community Center and Mirabelli Community Center.

Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607.

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

Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., 702-229-6359.

Veterans Memorial Community Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1100.

Campers can enjoy age-appropriate activities at one of four locations, including field trips, swimming, special STEAM events, physical fitness, games, arts and crafts, under the supervision of trained staff. Call a center near you for information and registration; space is limited.

 

Camp Malibu (ages 10-21 of all ability levels)

Monday-Friday, April 15-19.

Cost: $400 per person. Advance registration required by March 2.

Camp Malibu offers participants the opportunity to experience social, emotional and intellectual growth. It also enhances participants’ self-esteem and independence. Some of the daily activities will include swimming, arts and crafts, group sports and other recreational activities. Call 702-229-2174 for information and registration.

 

Safekey No School Fun Day (grades K-5)

Monday, April 22, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: $25 per child; includes afternoon snack.

Bunker Elementary, 6350 Peak Drive.

Register at Safekey.lasvegasnevada.gov or call 702-229-KIDS (5437) for more information. A Bunker No School Fun Day pass is required.

 

Summer Youth Basketball Leagues Registration (ages 5-12)

Registration open April 22-May 13 for league season June 8-Aug. 3.

Cost: $85, includes jersey.

Various city of Las Vegas community centers.

Teams receive two weeks of practice prior to season, and one practice per week during season (based on availability). Recreation league teams (ages 5-12) guaranteed seven games; no playoffs. Competitive league teams (ages 9-12) guaranteed seven season games, followed by playoffs July 22-Aug. 3. Volunteer coaches needed; coaches will receive NAYS training prior to coaching. Most games on Saturdays, but may be scheduled for weekday evenings if necessary. Register online or call 702-229-PLAY (7529) for information.

 

Safe Summer Nights Celebration (all ages)

Thursday, April 25, 5 to 7 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

J.T. McWilliams Elementary School, 1315 Hiawatha Road. 

The city of Las Vegas invites residents to the first of six free Safe Summer Nights celebrations between April 25 and May 16. Community members are invited to enjoy free DJ music, family games, arts and crafts, and free refreshments while supplies last, along with a community health and resource fair. For more information, call Candace Boring at 702-229-2072.

 

Rock Climb Red Rock with Jackson Hole Mountain Guides (teenagers of all abilities) Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost: $35 per person. Advance registration required by April 24.

The inclusive Stepping Stone program provides adventure recreation-based experiences for high functioning teenagers with disabilities and their peers. Programs will accept both teenagers with and without disabilities. Call 702-229-4903 or email eclausen@lasvegasnevada.gov for more information or to sign up.

 

Ward 4/YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Saturday, April 27, 10 a.m. to noon.

Free for all ages.

Durango Hills Community Center/YMCA, 3521 N. Durango Drive.

This annual event focuses on keeping our youth active and healthy through a variety of activities, games and education. Call 702-240-9622 for more information.

 

Teen Glow Night at the Pool (ages 13-18)

Saturday, April 27, 7 to 10 p.m.

Cost: $4 per person.

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

The sights and sounds will be electric at Teen Glow Night. Wear your neon colors and come ready to jump in a pool filled with glow sticks! Enjoy a night packed with music by a live DJ, games, and prizes.