Everyone is invited to join me for the ribbon-cutting and grand re-opening of the city of Las Vegas Derfelt Senior Center Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 3343 W. Washington Ave. Enjoy a line dancing demonstration, the Twin Lake Elementary School choir performance and ribbon-cutting, followed by light refreshments and tours of the refurbished center. Derfelt Senior Center is situated in Lorenzi Park and is based in three 1949 buildings formerly part of the Twin Lakes Lodge. See the poster and news release for details. For more information, call (702) 229-6601.
LIKE MY NEW FACEBOOK PAGE
I have launched a new Facebook page! Please like my page at https://www.facebook.com/RickiYBarlow to keep up with me and Ward 5 activities!
WILLOW BEACH HATCHERY MEETING FEB. 13
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service plans to discontinue the 50+ year rainbow trout stocking program at the Willow Beach National Fish Hatchery on Lake Mead. You are invited to participate in a public discussion and to receive an informational report Thursday, Feb. 13, at 10 a.m. at the Mojave County Board of Supervisors Auditorium at 700 W. Beale St. in Kingman, Ariz. See the flier for more information.
CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH AT DISCOVERY CHILDREN’S MUSUEUM
Join the Discovery Children’s Museum celebration of Black History Month! Hours are Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m.; closed Mondays (except open Monday, Feb. 17, for Presidents' Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) For more information, visit online.
RECOMMENDING MEETING FEB. 18
The Las Vegas City Council Recommending Committee will meet to consider new bills before the City Council Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 9 a.m. in the Las Vegas City Hall City Clerk’s Conference Room, located on the second floor at 495 S. Main St. The public is welcome to attend. The complete agenda is available online. Please join me for the meeting if your schedule allows.