Ward 3 Upcoming Events
Community Blood Drive
Thursday, July 31, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Northeast Area Command Community Room, 3750 Cecile Ave.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and the American Red Cross are teaming up to host a community blood drive. Walk-ins are welcome, but making an appointment in advance will get you in and out more quickly. Donors will receive two show tickets and a chance to win raffle prizes! See the fliers in English and Spanish for all the details to share with family and neighbors! Call 702-828-3340 to schedule an appointment or log on to http://www.redcrossblood.org/ and enter sponsor code LVMPD NE.
Back-to-School Shot Clinics
The Southern Nevada Health District and Immunize Nevada are holding back-to-school immunization clinics in several locations. See the Health District flier and the Immunize Nevada flier for details on dates and locations. Be sure to bring your child's immunization records to the clinic. Get immunizations early and avoid the crowds. School starts Monday, Aug. 25!
National Night Out
Tuesday, Aug. 5
Downtown Area Command & Community Partners
Fremont East District, Fremont Street between 7th and 9th Streets
Free and open to the Public.
6 to 9 p.m.
Join Captain Shawn Anderson of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Downtown Area Command, community partners and your neighbors to enjoy free food, a petting zoo, entertainment, face painting, a balloon artist and raffle for prizes. This is a no-alcohol event. See the flier.
Crossroad I HOA (residents only)
401 N. Lamb Blvd.
5 to 6 p.m.
Hot dog barbecue and ice cream provided by Crossroads HOA Management. City of Las Vegas Detention & Enforcement officers will be available to answer questions. Call 702-851-7660 for more information. See the flier.
Desert Pines Apartments (residents only)
3750 E. Bonanza Road
5 to 6 p.m.
Ice cream provided by Desert Pines Townhomes Management. City of Las Vegas Detention & Enforcement officers will be available to answer questions. Call 702-452-4401 for more information. See the flier.
Spectrum Village Apartments (residents only)
60 N. Pecos Road
6 to 7 p.m.
Ice cream provided by Stout Management. City of Las Vegas Detention & Enforcement officers will be available to answer questions. Call 702-457-7275 for more information. See the flier.
Fire Station 108 Grand Opening
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 10:30 a.m.
4555 E. Bonanza Road
Join U.S. Senator Harry Reid, Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman and Ward 3 Councilman Bob Coffin to celebrate the grand opening of the city’s newest fire station. Built to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) gold standards, the 7,640-square-foot station will have two bays and will be staffed by three platoons of firefighters. The $6.7 million new fire station is being built by Core Construction at the corner of Page Street and Bonanza Road, and will house one engine company and one rescue unit.
Makers & Finders Coffee Urban Coffee Bar Grand Opening
Friday, Sept. 5, 9 a.m.
1120 S. Main St., Suite 110
Join Ward 3 Councilman Bob Coffin for the ribbon-cutting and grand opening of this new craft coffee bar with Latin comfort foods! For more information, go online to www.makersandfinderslv.com/, contact Joshua Molina at 702-523-8309 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. See the flier.
NV Energy Senior Energy Assistance Expo
Saturday, Sept. 13, 8 a.m. to noon
Cashman Center, 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Hall A
Seniors age 62 and older who need help paying a past-due electric bill may find the help they need at this expo. See the flier in English or Spanish. Download the parking coupon in English or Spanish.