07oct6:30 pm8:05 pmMovie In the ParkFREE and open to the public | Closed captioning for the deaf and hard of hearing | FREE popcorn and water while supplies last | Lawn seating: bring low chairs & blankets to be more comfortable | Food trucks will be on site | MOVIE BEGINS AT DUSK | For more information, call 702.229.5463
08oct10:00 am2:00 pmAnnual Disability Awareness DayOctober is National Disability Awareness Month. Network and meet a variety of community partners providing resources for individuals with diverse abilities. Resources include Adaptive Recreation, assisted living and caregiving services, financial planning, and more. Free and open to the public.
15oct10:00 am2:00 pmReopening Of Refurbished East Las Vegas Community CenterNewly Refurbished Facility Hosts Classes, Activities, Events And Meeting For Community. |The East Las Vegas Community Center, located at 250 N. Eastern Ave., will celebrate the completion of a refurbishment with a ribbon-cutting and neighborhood fiesta Saturday, Oct. 15. The ribbon-cutting will take place in front of the main entrance with Ward 3 Councilwoman Olivia Diaz and will be followed by a party with entertainment, food, vendors, games, bounce houses, face painting and more from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. |The new center reopens to the public today and features new paint and flooring throughout the building, a new front desk area and game room. In addition, the facility now features two murals and public art throughout the building. |Starting today, center hours are Monday–Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. |The center offers multiple classes and activities for community members. Some upcoming free family opportunities include touring the facility and then making a free craft: Thursday, Oct. 20, from 4 to 6 p.m. - Create a Talavera Tile Coaster Saturday, Oct. 22, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. – Decorate a Sugar Skull Tuesday, Oct. 24, from 10 a.m. to noon – Decorate a Personal Piñata. |For more information about classes and activities offered at the East Las Vegas Community Center, visit www.lasvegasnevada.gov/discover or call 702-229-1515.
02nov4:00 pm9:00 pmDia de los Muertos - Save the DateBring the family to enjoy the ofrenda contest, entertainment, catrina costume contest, kids activities, food trucks, vendors and more. Bring blankets or low chairs to be more comfortable on the lawn during the entertainment. To participate in the ofrenda contest, submit your completed application by Oct. 17. Ofrenda contest prizes include $325 for first place, $275 for second place and $250 for third place. Call 702-229-ARTS (2787) for more information and 702-229-1254 for ofrenda contest application. Free and open to the public