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. Active adults ages 50+ can subscribe here to receive a monthly email about upcoming events and activities, or text LV SENIORS to 468-311.

 

 

 

Indoor Garage Sale

 

Thursday, Aug. 2, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public to shop.

 

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

 

Join us for our semi-annual indoor garage sale. Find just what you need while helping seniors with a little extra cash and space! Call 702-229-6454 for information. 

 

 

 

Chillin’ With Santa Luau and Back-To-School Drive (ages 50+)

 

Friday, Aug. 3, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $5.

 

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

 

Aloha! Come in your best Hawaiian attire to enjoy a luau and entertainment. Donations of school supplies will be accepted for nearby schools in need.

 

 

 

Ice Cream Social (ages 50+)
Wednesday, Aug. 8, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost: $3.

 

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

 

Enjoy a bowl of ice cream with your choice of toppings. Registration opens July 2; call 702-229-1600 to register by Aug. 5.

 

 

 

Lefthanders Luncheon (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Aug. 9, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $5 includes a meal; city of Las Vegas senior programs membership required.

 

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

 

Celebrate all lefthanders at this annual luncheon. Enjoy this backwards meal that will start with dessert and end with a salad!  You can also learn some amazing facts about lefthanders and what famous people are left-handed! Advance registration required; registration opens July 2.

 

 

 

Thrift Shop Trip (ages 50+)
Thursday, Aug. 16, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: $5.

 

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

 

Tour some local thrift shops. Bring lunch money so you can eat while on the trip. Registration opens July 2; call 702-229-1600 to register by Aug. 9.

 

 

 

National Waffle Day (ages 50+)
Thursday, Aug. 23, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $6.

 

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

 

Waffles are such a popular breakfast item they need their own day!  Enjoy a warm, fluffy waffle with your choice of bacon or sausage.  Call 702-229-6125 to register by Aug. 21.

 

 

 

Hawaiian Luau (ages 50+)
Tuesday, Aug. 28, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $6.

 

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

Aloha!  Enjoy and celebrate Hawaiian culture with food, music and dance.  Wear your Hawaiian attire!  Must register for this event by Aug. 24; call 702-229-6125 to register and for more details.