Mother’s Day Events by Las Vegas City

Uncategorized | | May 9, 2007 at 11:34

mothersday1.jpgThere are a variety of events being sponsored by the City of Las Vegas to honor Mother’s Day. They are too numerous to list here, so I’ll stick with some highlights and refer you to the website for more events and details:

Mother’s Day Luncheon (all ages)
Friday, May 11, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Fee: $2
East Las Vegas Community/Senior Center Ballroom, 250 North Eastern Avenue, 229-1515.
Children, bring your mothers, or mothers, bring your children, to celebrate Mother’s Day with a delicious meal, activities and entertainment provided by the center staff.
Parents Night Out (ages 6-14)
Friday, May 11, 6 to 10 p.m.
Fee: $12 per child
Charleston Heights Community School, 6438 Celeste Avenue, (702) 229-4440.
Children play games, make crafts, eat dinner and watch a movie. Register in person by May 10.

Mother’s Day Brunch and Fashion Show (all ages) Saturday, May 12, 10 a.m. to noon
Fee: $3 in advance; $5 at the door
West Community Center, 2050 Sapphire Stone Avenue, (702) 229-5080.
Show mom your appreciation by treating her to a morning of fun, food and fashion.
For Your Mom Craft (ages 5-8)
Mother/Daughter Tea & Fashion Show (ages 5+ and mothers)
Saturday, May 12, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Fee: $8 per person
Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Avenue, (702) 229-6359.
Dress yourself and your daughter in attire from your favorite decade and join us for tea followed by a fashion show. Advance ticket purchase required by May 10. Call for details.
Mommy Day Dance (all ages)
Saturday, May 12, 4 to 6 p.m.
Fee: $10 Mom + 1 child; $15 Mom and 2+ children
Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, (702) 229-1100.
Bring mom for an afternoon of dancing and fun. Special prize basket raffles just for mom.
Family Fun Dance
Saturday, May 12, 7 to 10 p.m.
Tickets: $3, children 5 and under free
East Las Vegas Community/Senior Center, 250 North Eastern Avenue, (702) 229-1515
Bring the entire family and celebrate Mother??????? Day with an evening of fun and dance. Learn new dance steps including hip-hop, salsa, reggaeton, square dance and more. Show off your dance talents by entering our contests. Cosponsored by Univision Radio.
Family Movie in the Park (all ages)
Saturday, May 12, 6 to 8 p.m.)
Johnson Community School, 340 Villa Monterey, (702) 229-6175.
Bring the family and a picnic to enjoy martial arts and gymnastic performances by students, family games and other activities. Festivities end with the movie Heavy Weights.

2nd Annual Mother’s Day Dinner & Dance (adults)
Music by Carl Grove Combo
Saturday, May 12, 6-10 p.m.
Tickets: $25 advance purchase only, limited seating.
Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 South Brush Street, (702) 229-6383.
Get a jump on Mother??????? Day with a special, catered buffet dinner and dance music of yesterday played by saxophonist Grove, trumpet and flugelhorn player Dick Guider, drummer Bob Grundy and keyboardist Peter Urquidi. Marsha K provides vocals.

Mother’s Day Lunch and Concert (all ages)
Walt Boenig Big Band
Sunday, May 13, noon lunch, 2 p.m. concert
Tickets: $15 lunch, advance purchase only; concert free, tickets required
Reed Whipple Cultural Center, 821 Las Vegas Boulevard North, (702) 229-6211
This annual event is always a full house, so get your tickets early. Enjoy a pre-concert, catered lunch and then listen to favorite standards from yesteryear.
Sweet Mom’s Day (all ages)
Sunday, May 13, noon to 6 p.m.
Fee: Ages 0-3 free, $1 ages 4-17, $2 ages 18-49, $1.50 ages 50+.
Municipal Pool, 431 East Bonanza Road, (702) 229-6309.
Free recreational swimming for mother when accompanied by her children.

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