With Spring fast approaching, the Animal Foundation is urgently looking for foster families to help with their Best in Show dogs and to help with motherless kittens. Of course, they can also use cat and dog fosters year round and need volunteers to work with dogs and cats.
It’s amazing what a life-changing moment it can be when you choose to open your heart to a child in need of a temporary home! There are approximately 3,000 children in the care of the Clark County Department of Family Services, ranging from toddlers to teenagers. Some are in foster homes and others need foster homes. Find out how you can help at a foster care info session.
The UNLV School of Music presents dozens of free classical music recitals and concerts every term. Most are by students, performing solo or in small groups. There are also performances by music faculty, guest artists, and visiting ensembles. Some things, such as their symphony orchestra and wind band concerts, have a small charge. You can find the complete list on their website.
Clark County Wetlands Park has guided walks, talks, and programs every month. Some require advance registration. Quite a few are for kids, such as Nature Tales, which includes a story and a craft. Guided walks are for ages 10 and over. Also, art classes for all ages.
This highly interactive, hands-on, family-friendly exhibition allows visitors to learn and use methods employed by National Geographic explorers in the field. Take an epic adventure through six themed and immersive environments to discover new species; study animal behavior; and learn about the important roles that technology, innovation, and ingenuity play in making and documenting explorers’ discoveries.
Ethan Siegel is in love. Tonight, he’s going to ask Alice’s parents for permission to marry her. There’s just one hitch. Ethan and Alice broke up two years ago—and she’s in a serious relationship with someone else. An irresistible comedy about modern love and the need to go back in order to move forward.
The Butterfly Habitat has a lot of different butterflies you can observe and learn about, as wull as info about their importance to the environment. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. unless weather or a special event intervenes. Admission is $2 for members, $3 for non-members.
The University of Phoenix Las Vegas Campus is hosting the "I am Engaged" series of talks, examining issues and trends that impact students, faculty, and the Southern Nevada community, Topics include economic development, autism, trends in providing security, and creating sustainable public-private partnerships. No chrage, but they ask that you RSVP.
From the mid-'70s to the mid-'80s, Daryl Hall and John Oates scored six #1 singles, including "Rich Girl" (also #1 R&B), "Kiss on My List," "Private Eyes," and "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) (also #1 R&B) from their six consecutive multi-platinum albums. Purchase ticket vouchers through our Box Office, and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the radio you love!
In Reading, Pa., there’s talk of union lock-outs, massive lay-offs, and jobs going overseas. As rumors quickly become reality, a group of life-long friends gather at their local bar to joke and blow off steam while struggling to stand together as everything else falls apart. Thu–Sat 8P; Sun 2P, $20–$25. Cockroach Theatre, 1025 First St. #110, cockroachtheatre.com
Join a journey through time and place as Clark County School District student dance groups perform popular folkloric dances from various regions and time periods. 7P, free. Main Theater at Clark County Library, lvccld.org
Keep Memory Alive at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas hosts "Lunch & Learn" talks most Wednesdays from noon to 1:00. Most often they cover topics of interest to those serving as caregivers to people with dementia.
The Court Appointed Special Advocate Program in Las Vegas is looking for volunteers to work as advocates for children in the foster care system. Volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate in court and other settings on behalf of children who have been abused or neglected, Volunteer orientation is held the third Wednesday of every month from 6:00 to 7:30 pm.
The singer is touring behind her new album, Prima La Famiglia, and will also be performing hits of her father, the legendary Louis Prima. 7P, $39–$65. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
An entertaining evening filled with art, live music, wine, appetizers, and unique raffles will be held at CORE Contemporary on March 22 to benefit the Forgotten Song Foundation. It's a registered 501c3 organization dedicated to recognizing, remembering, and sustaining the visual arts and performance artistry of live music for future generations.
Las Vegas Little Theater presents Shakespeare’s riotous, romantic comedy "As You Like It" March 22 through April 7. Join heroine Rosalind as she flees persecution in her uncle's court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden.