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 $5 semi-annual membership in city of Las Vegas Active Adult/Senior Citizen Programs, available at all senior and active adult centers. Active adults ages 50+ can subscribe here to receive a monthly email about upcoming events and activities, or text LV SENIORS to 468-311. Las Vegas Senior Center is closed for renovations. Centers will be closed Oct. 25 for holiday observance.

Scrubbies! (ages 50+)         

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m. Advance registration available Sept. 1-27.

Cost: $10; includes a skein of material. 

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

Bring a crochet hook size G or H and learn how to make your own kitchen scrubbies. It’s simple and easy, and costs less than purchased ones. Call 702-229-1702 for details and registration.

 

Hispanic Heritage Luncheon (ages 50+)

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required.

Cost: $6. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

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

Enjoy a celebration that will include food and entertainment in honor of Hispanic Heritage month. Call 702-229-1515 for information and registration.

 

Lieburn French Toast Breakfast (ages 50+)

Friday, Oct. 4, 9:30 to 11 a.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 2.

Cost: $5.

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

Enjoy French toast with homemade pumpkin syrup, breakfast meat, fruit, juice and coffee.

 

Haunted Tea Luncheon (ages 50+)

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 4.

Cost: $5.

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

Dress as your favorite scary character to enjoy a haunted tea party and lunch. Call 702-229-6601 for information and registration.

 

Home Security with Metro (ages 50+)

Thursday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m. Advance registration available Sept. 1-Oct. 16.

Free and open to ages 50+.

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

Learn the latest in keeping yourself and your family safe at home. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will present this workshop. Call 702-229-1702 for details and registration.

 

Good Time Fish Fry 2 (ages 50+)

Thursday, Oct. 17, 11 a.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 9.

Cost: $7. 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, coleslaw OR green salad, and beverage. Call 702-229-6125 for information and registration.

 

Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard Food Pantry (ages 18+)

Friday, Oct. 18, 10 a.m. to noon.

Free and open to those who need assistance.

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

Come and get a bag of groceries from our community food pantry, including canned food, fresh produce and pet food, while supplies last. Call 702-229-6601 for information.

 

Chili Cook-off Lunch (ages 50+)

Friday, Oct. 18, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 16.

Cost: $6. FREE if you bring a pot of chili to share.

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

Bring a pot of your chili to share or come taste your neighbor’s at the annual Chili Cook-off. Cornbread and dessert included.

 

Second Annual Senior Masquerade Ball (ages 50+)

Friday, Oct. 18, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Advance registration required. Registration opens Sept. 1. Cost: $10 per person. 

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

Come dressed in your finest and don’t forget your mask. Dance the night away to excellent music and enjoy finger foods. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership. Call 702-229-1515 for information and registration.

 

I’ve Got Talent Senior Showcase Auditions (ages 50+)

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 1 to 3 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 24, 10 a.m. to noon.

Free and open to seniors ages 50+.

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

Get your act together and call to make an appointment to audition for the I’ve Got Talent Senior Showcase. The free showcase will be performed Thursday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m. at the West Las Vegas Library Theatre. Showcase will include music, poetry, dance and more. All performers must be at least 50 years old.  A $6 Mix & Mingle brunch at the Doolittle Senior Center will follow the showcase. Call Cassandra Lewis at 702-229-6125 for details, audition appointment or reservation for the Mix & Mingle.

 

“Senior-Ween” Halloween Costume Party (ages 50+)

Wednesday, Oct. 30, 11 a.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 24.

Cost: $5. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

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

Dress in your favorite Halloween costume to enjoy an afternoon of fun, games and music! See who wins the “Best Dressed” prize! Call 702-229-6125 for information and registration.

 

Spooks Galore Halloween Lunch and Party (ages 50+)

Wednesday, Oct. 30, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required; registration opens Sept. 1. Cost: $6. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

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

Come dressed in your Halloween costume to enjoy lunch, games and a little in-house trick-or-treating. Call 702-229-1515 for information and registration.

 

Howling Halloween Celebration (ages 50+)

Thursday, Oct. 31, 1 to 3 p.m.

Cost: $3.

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

Dress up in your costume and join in the fun and games.