Las Vegas, Nevada - Act to Nature is a unique and immersive summer program for kids aged 8-12. Winchester Cultural Center will collaborate with "Get Out Doors Nevada" to give kids an experience in the arts and sciences through the environmental scope of nature. This 7-week program will end with a theatrical performance and an art exhibit created by the kids to showcase everything they've learned!

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Clark County Department of Air Quality (DAQ) is seeking two independent contractors to serve as Air Pollution Control (APC) Hearing Officers.  Preference will be given to persons experienced in air pollution control, environmental management, engineering, law, arbitration, or dispute resolution.  Applicants must be residents of Nevada and shall not be employees of the State of Nevada or any other political subdivision of the state.  Compensation is $70.00 per hour for hearing and preparatory time only.  Hearing Officers are required to provide a W-9 form to the department prior to commencement of services.

Las Vegas, Nevada - City of Las Vegas Ward 5 Councilman Cedric Crear invites the community to join him Thursday, May 24, 6-7:30 p.m., at the Tenaya Creek Brewery at 831 W. Bonanza Road to discuss community matters and issues that are important to them. Both business representatives and residents are welcome to join in the conversation.

Las Vegas, Nevada - May is traditionally when locals begin buying illegal fireworks for the July Fourth holiday. Today, local officials announced they are cracking down on such illegal activity, warning that offenders are subject to $1,000 citations and may be liable for fireworks disposal fees running into the hundreds of dollars as well.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Residents of all ages are invited to join Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman for her annual “Get Movin’ with the Mayor Walk” at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at Kellogg Zaher Sports Complex, located at 7901 W. Washington Ave. Pets on a leash are welcome at the event.  Free healthy refreshments will be provided while supplies last. Check-in for those walking for Corporate Challenge teams will be at 12:30 p.m.; the 1.71-mile walk begins at 1 p.m.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Clark County's Department of Parks and Recreation will begin accepting registrations for summer swim lessons at pools and community centers starting with mail-in registrations postmarked on or after Tuesday, May 15. Online registration, recommended as the most efficient way to sign up, will be accepted starting on Friday, May 18, followed by walk-in registrations at individual facility locations on Monday, May 21.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The city of Las Vegas is recruiting 48 AmeriCorps members for the 2018-2019 academic year. Selected applicants will serve as literacy tutors and success mentors to students in elementary and middle schools.    AmeriCorps members are required to complete at least 900 hours of service during a 10month commitment, September 2018 to June 2019, at a city ReInvent School.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A father and son pleaded guilty in federal court today to committing six smoke shop robberies and two bank robberies in early 2017, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada.

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Las Vegas, Nevada - Las Vegas City Council will met on Wednesday, April 18.