Archive for the ‘Las Vegas’

  • Valentine’s Singles Living Food (vegan) Potluck Party
    Transformations, a Healing Place invites singles interested in celebrating Valentine’s Day by sharing recipes, learning about the value of eating fresh and uncooked, and networking with kindred spirits. Bring a raw vegan dish to share with 3-4 people. This special get together for health-focused singles is from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Casual, welcoming and inspiring. RSVP...
    by at August 8th, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Free Saturday Films for Kids
    Saturdays from 11a-noon is a short film program called Saturday Morning Matinee at the Enterprise Library for kids ages 3-11. You are invited to drop-in to the children’s area to watch videos in the Young People’s Library. All viewings are rated G or PG. Call 702-507-3760. lvcld.org. Enterprise Library 25 E Shelbourne Av Las Vegas NV Related Free Films...
    by at August 8th, 2007 at 06:08 am
  • Anime Vegas
    The existence of anime clubs is a really interesting phenomena. I have watched a fair share of the Japanese cartoons (animation) and it just doesn’t strike a cord with me. But the world-wide appeal among a very select segment of the population is undeniable. These are a dedicated lot and they have a group here that meets on the 2nd Saturday for a marathon viewing...
    by at August 8th, 2007 at 12:08 am
  • Taste of Las Vegas
    Channel 13, Smooth Jazz 105.7, The Best Restaurant Guide and Dine Out Las Vegas team up for an afternoon of great food and entertainment on Sunday Sep 9 3p-7p. 40 restaurants will present their cuisine to thousands of locals eager to sample the “Best of the Best” at Taste of Las Vegas. Admission is $35 which includes tickets redeemable for food and drinks....
    by at August 7th, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Safe Nest is a refuge for the abused
    Safe Nest is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping victims of domestic violence. Forms of violence can be physical, sexual, emotional or verbal. It can involve the destruction of property, the abuse of pets and animals, social isolation and economic dependency. Anyone can be affected – any age, race, social status, sexual orientation – male or female....
    by at August 7th, 2007 at 08:08 am
  • Free Movie Matinee “Wild Hogs” @ Library
    Clark County Library presents Saturday Movie Matinee the 2nd Sat of the month with a showing of “Wild Hogs” @ 2pm in the Jewel Box Theater. This film from 2007 is a comedy about four middle aged wannabe bikers. PG-13. Call 702-507-3400. Clark County Library 1401 E. Flamingo Las Vegas NV. Related Free Films for Family and Adults
    by at August 6th, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Moon Tuesdays Red Bull DJ Party @ Palms
    Billed as the “Battle Royale of DJ NIghts” with 14 DJ’s, 3 sound systems and thousands of dancing locals, this Red Bull resident DJ Party feature of Moon Tuesdays should rock the roof at the Palms. Starting at 10:30 p and going on until?, it is hard to imagine any other place to be in Las Vegas on Aug 21 if you want to see beautiful people grinding to...
    by at August 4th, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Free Mammograms
    Almost everyone agrees that regular mammograms can save lives, but many don’t get them because they don’t have adequate health insurance or no health insurance at all. The “Mammovan” for Nevada offers free mammograms and health screenings for women who need help. The van stops throughout the Vegas Valley as well as Pahrump, Mesquite and Laughlin....
    by at August 3rd, 2007 at 06:08 am
  • Outdoor Concerts @ Wooloughan’s Irish Pub
    Irish pubs seem to abound in this town and I have my favorites, but J.C. Wooloughahn’s at the Marriott should draw some people to Summerlin for their outdoor concert series this summer. The show starts at 9pm on Jul 13 & 14 and Aug 31 & Sep1. Tickets are $10, but include a pint of beer. They promise the final weekend till be an anniversary celebration with...
    by at August 2nd, 2007 at 07:08 am
  • Poetry Nights @ reJAVAnate
    Sundays and Tuesdays 7p-9p are designated poetry nights at the reJAVAnate coffee lounge with a mike and area for standup performances in a cozy and friendly venue run by Hercules and John. reJAVAnate Coffee Lounge “Serving Humanity One Cup at a Time.” Check out their website rejavanatecoffee.com or call 702-253-7721. 3300 E Flamingo Rd Las Vegas NV (NW corner...
    by at August 2nd, 2007 at 03:08 am
  • 3 Different UNLV Lecture Series Free to Public
    UNLV offers three lecture or discussion series free to the general public. The University Forum Lecture Series features speakers on a variety of subjects which run the gamut from "Climate History of the Earth", "The Mystery of Labryrinths," "Screening the Mafia" to "Time-Loops, Superstrings, and Other Weird Stuff." You will find...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 03:08 pm
  • Tickets on Sale for Vegoose
    The Halloween Rock Festival with a hip-hop edge shakes the Vegas music scene again this October at UNLV. Vegoose 2007 promises to be bigger and bolder than last year with a star line-up of Rage Against the Machine, Daft Puck, Public Enemy, Cypress Hill, Iggy Pop and The Stooges among others. Check out the website for full details – plus some fun entertainment. vegoose.com....
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Free “Fridays @ 8” –
    The City of Henderson presents Fridays at 8. Sit back and relax on your blanket or in your lawn chair and be entertained by artists from every genre of music. Free admission. Call for more info 702-267-2171. visithenderson.com. Amphitheater at the Henderson Events Plaza 200 S Water Street Henderson NV. Related Sand Dollar for Blues, Henderson Thurs Night Live!, 17th Annual...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Full Moon Festivities
    With the bright lights of Vegas, it’s easy to forget the waxing and waning of Luna. If you want to observe the full moon in full glory, you need to take to the desert. If you want to intensify the experience by connecting with the primal feminine principle embodied in this mystic orb, join spiritual teachers for a Goddess Full Moon Ritual beginning at 7:00 pm. There...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Free Diversity Film Screenings at Library
    Nevadans Organized to Better Address Diversity screens free films on themed topics every Tuesday 7:00 pm at the library. Call 702-507-3400 for more info. Clark County Library 1401 E. Flamingo Las Vegas NV Aug 07: “Made in USA” (2006) A girl who lives in an isolated village in Peru has her life changed by a visiting geologist. In Spanish with English subtitles. Aug...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Kendo Pageant
    Sat Aug 25 is a presentation by the Japanese American Cultural Society of “Kendo,” or “the way of the sword.” Kendo is the art of Japanese Samurai swordsmanship and one of the traditional Japanese martial arts. Physically and mentally challenging, it is rooted in the traditions of Budo, the Martial Way. You will hear a short lecture about Kendo,...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 08:08 am
  • Sen Reid Town Hall Meeting on Coal Plants
    Senator Harry Reid will be hosting a town hall discussion on “Nevada’s Role in Achieving Energy Independence.” This is a great opportunity to hear and be heard concerning the complex issues surrounding energy independence and the environment. The event has been rescheduled for Mon Aug27 @ 10:30am. Venue is the Springs Preserve 333 S. Valley View Las Vegas...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 08:08 am
  • Pure Spanish Horse Show & Theatre
    The Foundation of the Pure Spanish Horse is presented Aug 29-Sep 02 at South Point Equestrian Event Center. Pure Spanish horses, known in Spain as the Pura Raza Española, are one of the rarest breeds in the US. Known the “Horse of Kings,” they are incredibly beautiful and good-natured with amazing athletic ability. To learn more about these regal animals,...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 05:08 am
  • Free “Movies Al Fresco” @ Lake Las Vegas
    There is a lot of opportunity for free outdoor film viewing in the summer months. Lake Las Vegas does its “Movies Al Fresco” on Thursday nights Jun 14 – Aug 30 with family classics, children‘s movies and romantic comedies. You can bring a blanket, a lawn chair, but no coolers. The show starts at 8pm. Check out the website montelagovillage.com....
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 02:08 am
  • Henderson Writer’s Group
    The Henderson Writer’s Group meet every Monday at 6:30 pm, welcoming any lover of writing, from the beginner to the experienced. There will be opportunities to talk about writing and share your work for critique by peers. They meet in two different places, so log on to hendersonwritersgroup.com to find out whether meeting at the Clark County Library 1401 E Flamingo...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 02:08 am
  • MIX & Chris Rock ‘n Roll Wine
    Join Las Vegas’ #1 Party Man Chris and his famed Rock ‘n Roll Wine Event at the MIX Lounge on top of the Hotel at Mandalay Bay. This is sure to be a one of the magical nights only Chris create. A spectacular view of the city lights, live music by Michael Soli and a great selection of wines – and a crowd of beautiful people. What more can you ask for? DIRECTIONS:...
    by at July 31st, 2007 at 09:07 am
  • Black Powder Rifle and Pistol Shoot
    And I hear complaints from people that there is nothing to do in Vegas unless you like gambling….. If you are looking for something really different, try the Spring Mountain Free Trappers group which hosts a black powder muzzle loading rifle and pistol shoot twice a month in the summer and once a month in the winter. Call to see if we are considered in winter now. They...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 03:07 pm
  • Third Thursday in Henderson
    Water Street businesses stay open til 9pm every 3rd Thursday with art shows, entertainment, food, and special offers. The event starts at 5pm and is great for family outings. The Gibson Library and the Water Street Arts District also sponsor children story time and art projects. The library is located at 280 S. Water St Henderson NV. For more info on Third Thursday call...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 09:07 am
  • LV Iris Society meets
    For meetings about irises, attend the Las Vegas Iris Society the first Monday every month at 6:00 pm. The group is dedicated to the art of cultivating that gorgeous bloom the iris – and everyone is welcome. Call 702-255-1263 or 702-876-1525 for more info. Garden Club Building Lorenzi Park 3333 W. Washington Ave Las Vegas NV. Related Cactus and Succulent Club, Rose...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 06:07 am
  • Romance Writers Group
    Known as the Cactus Rose Chapter of the Romance Writers of America, the group meets 3rd Sat at the Enterprise Library from 10:30a-1p. The program usually includes a speaker and everyone is welcome to attend. For more info call 702-361-5454 or visit the website cactusrosewa.home. Enterprise Library 25 E Shelbourne Av Las Vegas NV Related Henderson Writer’s Group,...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 01:07 am
  • Free Family “Movie Madness”
    The Nature Discovery Park in North Las Vegas is screening the “Movie Madness” series at dusk. Films are geared for family enjoyment. Food will be available for purchase. Bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets. The summer film series is sponsored by Aliante and the City of North Las Vegas. Time is listed as “dusk and no earlier than 7:30.” For...
    by at July 25th, 2007 at 11:07 am
  • Rocky Tonk Country
    Even though the world of live country music is struggling in Las Vegas, Bobby Kingston, usually a solo Country artist, is joining a new band Rocky Tonk that combines a variety of musical styles such as Rock, Blues, Country, Bluegrass, Western and Rockabilly. They are releasing a CD later this year of original music. Until the website is up, check out info at myspace.com/rockytonk....
    by at July 25th, 2007 at 12:07 am
  • Free Friday Hot Club Courthouse Concert
    Hosted by the City of Las Vegas on the 3rd Friday of each month is the Downtown Courthouse Series known as The Hot Club Las Vegas, held in the jury selection room of the Lloyd D. George Federal Courthouse. You will see unique performers of all genres from noon to 1pm. Call 702-229-4614 for more details. Free admission. Light refreshments available. 333 Las Vegas Blvd...
    by at July 21st, 2007 at 05:07 am
  • LV Hilton is good to locals w/ Cool by the Pool
    This summer, in addition to a Sounds of Summer Concert Series, the Hilton is offering Cool by the Pool Happy Hour with 2-for-1 Fosters and cocktails from 5:30p-8p daily. Live entertainment too. The Las Vegas Hilton is good to locals. Your red Hilton card will get you the buffet for about $14 and that includes house wine or their keg beer. Play the slots a little and...
    by at July 18th, 2007 at 10:07 am
  • Canyon Club Concerts
    There’s a new spot in town for live music concerts. The Club also hosts late night dancing Wed thru Sat. Every Wednesday night is a show by the Spazmatics with dance music from the 70’s, 80’s, & 90’s. According to Jerry Fink of the Las Vegas Sun, the club is the baby of Lance Sterling who helped start the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay. He...
    by at July 15th, 2007 at 05:07 am