Ward 3 Upcoming Events
Downtown Professional District Community Meeting
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m.
The Legal Aid Center, 725 E. Charleston Blvd.
Please join Councilman Bob Coffin to hear about what's new and what's still to come in Downtown Las Vegas! Plus, we will hear from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. This meeting will be held in the new offices of the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, so here's your opportunity for a quick peek inside. For more information and to RSVP, visit online. We look forward to seeing you!
18 by 18b Speaker Series
Tuesday, Dec. 10
Open at 6:30 p.m.; presentations at 7 p.m.; reception in the Lady Silvia at 8:30 p.m.
Tickets are free (bring ticket to event).
Amanda Harris Gallery, 900 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
See details online. Contact Kristen Clarke at (702) 685-3743 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Christmas Tree Lighting at Fremont Street Experience by Mayor Goodman
Wednesday, Dec. 11, 5 p.m.
Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas, Third Street stage.
Cambeiro-Lunt Neighborhood Clean-up
Saturday, Dec. 14
Councilman Coffin, together with Republic Services and the city of Las Vegas, is sponsoring a neighborhood clean-up. This is an opportunity for residents of the Cambeiro and Lunt Elementary Schools area neighborhood to get rid of unwanted items, trash and debris.
Please place items in a tied bag, if possible; have tree limbs and brush bundled in lengths of six feet or less; and have doors removed from refrigerators, stoves, washers and driers for the safety of children. Hazardous materials such as dry or liquid chemicals, paints, oils, tires, batteries, railroad ties, medical waste, propane cylinders or compressed gasses cannot be accepted. Additionally, please separate out any appliances that contain freon or other refrigerants, such as refrigerators, freezers, or home or auto air conditioners. And further separate out any other metal items, other than those containing refrigerants such as freon. Contact Neighborhood Outreach Specialist Rob Levrant at (702) 229-2359 for more information. See the flier for clean-up area map and information in English and Spanish.
Fiesta — Celebration of Health (Celebración de Salud Hispana)
Saturday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Rafael Rivera Community Center, 2900 E. Stewart Ave., (702) 385-7368.
The Latin Chamber of Commerce Community Foundation is pleased to announce the first ever Fiesta —Celebration of Health (Celebración de Salud Hispana) Saturday Dec. 14, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Rafael Rivera Community Center parking lot and facility. This event is sponsored by Amerigroup and Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Coffin, Leticia’s Mexican Cocina, and FirstMed Health and Wellness Center. The Foundation is deploying teams of Health Insurance Navigators and Enrollment Assisters to enroll Nevadans in Affordable Healthcare. We are gathering to celebrate good health during one of the most festive seasons of the year. Special guest, Santa Claus, will be on hand to take pictures with children and families. Live music and performances will enliven the festivities as we bring attention to this important topic, our health. A car show, bike repair clinic, face painting and fun activities for the kids round out the activities for the whole family. See the flier.
Ugly Sweater Run & Festival
Saturday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Downtown - Starts at Las Vegas Blvd. andCarson Avenue; ends at 601 E. Fremont St.
See flier for road closures and route.
Las Vegas Firefighters And Southern Nevada Red Cross Partner To Make Homes Safer
Saturday, Dec. 14
Fire Station 4, 421 S. 15th St.
Las Vegas Firefighters Local 1285 and the Southern Nevada Red Cross are partnering to reduce the risk of fire in areas of the valley where fires are most likely to be fatal. Local 1285 and the local Red Cross chapter volunteers will be stationed at Fire Station 4, 421 S. 15th Street, which will serve as the headquarters for firefighters and Red Cross volunteers who will go door to door in the surrounding neighborhood, handing out smoke detectors, batteries, and instructions for proper self-installation, in addition to educating on the importance of working detectors and other fire safety tips. For more information, please visit http://www.redcross.org/ or on Twitter at @RedCross.
Jude 22 Senior Nutrition Center Annual Holiday Party
Friday, Dec. 20, noon to 4 p.m.
East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 S. Eastern Ave.
Please RSVP by Monday, Dec. 16, to Christie Garness at (702) 229-6851 or email@example.com. See the event flier.
Happy Holidays at the E! (all ages)
Saturday, Dec. 21, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., (702) 229-1515.
Enjoy carnival games, face painting, refreshments, crafts, entertainment and a visit with Santa at this holiday festival that will be fun for the whole family. See the flier for details. Call (702) 229-1515 for more information.