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. City centers will be closed Jan. 1 and Jan. 21 for holiday observance.

 

 

 

Breakfast Waffles (ages 50+)    

 

Friday, Jan. 4, 9:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $5, includes waffles, meat, fruit, juice and coffee. 

 

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

 

Advance registration required by Jan. 2.

 

 

 

Slumber Party Luncheon (ages 50+)    

 

Friday, Jan. 4, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $5. Advance registration required; call 702-229-6601 to register.

 

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

 

Come in your pajamas to enjoy lunch and fellowship!

 

 

 

Bunco (ages 50+)    

 

Wednesday, Jan. 9, 10 a.m.

 

Cost: $5 per person. Advance registration required; registration opens Dec. 18.

 

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

 

 

 

New Year’s Bunco (ages 50+)      

 

Thursday, Jan. 10, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 

Cost: $5.

 

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

 

Enjoy a delicious light lunch and lots of Bunco fun, bring a friend.

 

 

 

Bubbles for your Troubles Luncheon (ages 50+)    

 

Friday, Jan. 11, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $5. Advance registration required; call 702-229-6601 to register.

 

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

 

Enjoy lunch while you blow your troubles away.

 

 

 

MLK Potluck Celebration (ages 50+)    

 

Wednesday, Jan. 16, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Free with a large dish to share per household.

 

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

 

Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Enjoy great food, music and company.

 

 

 

Mother Hubbard Cupboard Food Pantry Distribution (all ages)

 

Friday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.

 

Free to those in need of food.

 

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

 

Those in need receive a bag of nonperishable food.

 

 

 

Peace Week Celebration (all ages)

 

Sunday, Jan. 20, 3 to 5 p.m.

 

Free and open to the public.

 

West Las Vegas Library Theatre, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-507-3989.

 

Join the city of Las Vegas and the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District in celebrating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Enjoy special guest performances and recognition of local leaders for their outstanding service to the community. Call 702-229-6125 for more information.

 

 

 

Chinese New Year Luncheon (ages 50+)    

 

Wednesday, Jan. 23, 11:30 a.m.

 

Cost: $8 per person. Advance registration required; registration opens Dec. 18.

 

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

 

 

 

Day Trip to the Mob Museum & Container Park (ages 50+)

 

Thursday, Jan. 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Cost: $15  transportation and entrance fee to museum.

 

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

 

An interesting look into the Mob and Las Vegas connection. Bring extra money for lunch.

 

 

 

Indoor Garage Sale         

 

Thursday, Jan. 31, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

Cost: $5/vendors; shoppers free.

 

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

 

Vendors ages 50+ pay only $5 to sell their unwanted items; shoppers of all ages can find their treasures. Vendor registration opens Dec. 12. Vendors call or visit the center for a selling packet.

 

 

 

Super Bowl Social (ages 50+)    

 

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

 

Cost: $5. Advance registration required by Jan. 24.

 

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

 

Football trivia, finger foods and football fun.