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Dr. Michael Green's Suggested Events!

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December 2013 Event Schedule

 

The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement (Mob Museum)

Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Park

Las Vegas Springs Preserve

Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas (located at the Springs Preserve)

Clark County Museum

Clark County Wetlands Park

Hoover Dam Museum/Boulder Dam Hotel

Hoover Dam Tour

Bonnie Springs Old Nevada

Old Spanish Trail Park

Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs

Marjorie Barrick Museum of Natural History, UNLV

The Mob Attraction (Tropicana Hotel)

Atomic Testing Museum (near UNLV)

Howard W. Cannon Aviation Museum, McCarran International Airport

Neon Museum, Las Vegas

Morelli House/Las Vegas Junior League

Red Rock Canyon Natural Conservation Area

Las Vegas Museum of Natural History

Nevada State Railway Museum (weekends in Boulder City)

Valley of Fire State Park

Spring Mountain Ranch Visitors Center

Lied Discovery Children’s Museum

Nevada Test Site Tour

Searchlight Historic Museum, Searchlight Community Center

Lost City Museum, Overton

Virgin Valley Heritage Museum, Mesquite

Pahrump Valley Museum, Pahrump

Goldwell Open Air Museum

Beatty Museum and Historical Society, Beatty

Lincoln County Courthouse, Pioche

Lincoln County Historical Museum, Pioche

Caliente Railroad Depot, Caliente

“Bodies” at The Luxor

“Titanic” at The Luxor

“Warhol Out West,” Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art

 

Through December 1—“Jane Asari:  Journey of the Heart,” Spring Valley Library Art Gallery

Through December 3—“Moods in Color by Rita Steffen,” Windmill Library Art Gallery

Through December 3—“Experience Nano:  Imagine and Discover a World You Can’t See,” Discovery Children’s Museum, http://www.discoverykidslv.org/exhibits/traveling-featured-exhibit/

Through December 4—“Robert Beckmann-Car Wash,” Downtown Contemporary Gallery, http://downtown-contemporary.com/

Through December 6—“Cathryn Sugg,” CSN Fine Arts Gallery, Cheyenne

Through December 7—“Matthew Schlagbaum,” Las Vegas Contemporary Arts Center, www.lasvegascac.org

Through December 8—“Annual Woodturners Association Exhibition,” Summerlin Library Art Gallery

Through December 10—“Sonya Young:  Glimps,” Centennial Hills Library Art Gallery

Through December 13—“Seeing Voices:  Contemporary Drawing,” Donna Beam Fine Arts Gallery, Alta Ham Fine Arts, UNLV

Through December 16—Pinnacle Gallery Children’s Art Exhibit, The Pinnacle Building, South Water Street, Henderson

Through December 17—“Shari Bray:  Primitive Contemporary,” Enterprise Library Art Gallery

Through December 20—“Passage to the Future:  Art from a New Generation in Japan,” UNLV, Marjorie Barrick Museum/Harry Reid Center, Main Gallery

Through December 20—“Impressions at Siena,” St. Rose Dominican Hospital-Siena Campus, Third Floor Lobby

Through December 20—“Dorothy Slikker,” Pahrump Library Art Gallery

Through December 20—“Wally’s World:  The Loneliest Art Collection in Nevada,” Beatty Museum and Historical Society, Beatty

Through December 23—“Family Flowers:  Traditional Embroidery from Southern Mexico,” Nevada State Museum

Through December 23—“Anthony Bondi:  Neon Metropolis,” Sin City Gallery, http://www.sincitygallery.com/Current_Exhibition.html

Through December 27—“Eye of the Beholder II,” Pahrump Courthouse Gallery

Through December 28—“Linda Alterwitz and Ruth Thomas, Inside Out:  From Vegas to Wales,” Charleston Heights Arts Center Gallery

Through December 28—“Desert Companion Photography Exhibit,” Green Valley Library Conference Room (207-4261 to verify room’s availability)

Through December 28—“Lucky 13,” Mesquite Fine Arts Center Gallery, http://www.mesquitefineartscenter.com/gallery-events#!__exhibitions

Through January 2—“Public Employee Art Exhibit,” Las Vegas City Hall Chamber Gallery

Through January 5—“Lamar Marchese:  Pow Wow Portraits,” Clark County Library Art Gallery

Through January 9—“Julian P. Eusebio:  Life in the Philippines,” Mesquite Library Art Gallery

Through January 10—“Sean Russell:  Unanimous Decision,” Winchester Cultural Center Gallery

Through January 12—“Echoes of War:  The Mind of Christian Gabriel,” West Las Vegas Art Gallery

Through January 14—“Nevada Watercolor Society Fall Membership Show,” Sahara West Library Art Gallery

Through January 15—“Illustrations by Herb Russel,” Laughlin Library Art Gallery

Through January 21—“José Bellver:  Canon 21,” Sahara West Library Art Gallery

Through January 21—“Leonard G. Iannacone:  Historic Rhode Island,” Rainbow Library Art Gallery

Through February 2—“Amy Kline:  Pottery West Studio Show,” West Charleston Library Art Gallery

Through February 13—“Jeff Fulmer:  Posts,” Las Vegas City Hall Grand Gallery

Through February 18—“Karen Wheeler and Friends,” Whitney Library Art Gallery

December 1—American Guild of Organists Advent-Christmas Recital, Christ Church Episcopal, 4 p.m.

December 1—“Evita,” The Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/evita/

December 1—“Sister’s Christmas Catechism:  The Mystery of the Magi’s Gold,” The Smith Center, Cabaret Jazz, http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/sisters-christmas-catechism/

December 1-31—“Joy Contest,” City of the World Art Gallery, http://cityoftheworld.org/upcoming-shows-events/

December 2—“Climate Change Perception and Policy Support in Rural Nevada,” UNLV, Carlson Education Building, Room 218, 11:30 a.m.

December 2—“The European Union—A Personal Experience,” UNLV, Student Union, Room 205, 2 p.m.

December 2—“Butoh, Synergic Global Art,” UNLV, Baepler Xeric Garden, 5 p.m.

December 2—“MFA Talks,” UNLV, Barrick Museum/Harry Reid Center Auditorium, 7 p.m.

December 2—Desert Chorale’s 28th Annual Christmas Celebration Concert, UNLV, Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 2—Guitar Ensemble Concert, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Room 159, 7:30 p.m.

December 2—“The Art of the Aria,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 3—Mesquite Fine Arts Center Gallery Brown Bag Lecture, Noon,  http://www.mesquitefineartscenter.com/gallery-events#!__gallery-events/brown-bag

December 3—“Faculty Recital:  McKay, Bernatis, Hoft,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 4:30 p.m.

December 3—New Horizons Band & Brass Ensemble Concert, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 3—“A Mari-Achi Christmas:  Mariachi Sol de Mexico de José Hernandez,” The Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, 7:30 p.m., http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/a-mari-achi-christmas-mariachi-sol-de-mexico/

December 3-February 11—“Orlando Montenegro-Cruz:  Freefall,” Spring Valley Library Art Gallery

December 4—Morelli Quintet Recital, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Room 160, 5 p.m.

December 5—“Convocation,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 2:30 p.m.

December 5—“UNLV Opera Theater:  Eat, Pray, Love:  Scenes from Romeo and Juliet, Hänsel und Gretel,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m., $10/$8

December 5—“Everything You Need to Know About the Social Security Benefits Formula, But Don’t Even Know to Ask,” Barrick Museum Auditorium/Harry Reid Center, 7:30 p.m.

December 5-7—Signature Productions Christmas Show 2013, Summerlin Library Theatre, 702-878-7529

December 5-8—“Steve Solomon’s My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish & I’m Home for the Holidays … The Therapy Continues,” The Smith Center, Troesh Studio Theater, http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/steve-solomons-my-mothers-italian-my-fathers-jewish-im-home-for-the-holidays-the-therapy-continues/

December 5-21—“The Chalk Boy,” Cockroach Theatre, http://flavors.me/cockroachtheatre#748/custom_plain

December 5-February 9—“Steven Dansky:  18b Aerosol Paintings of Las Vegas,” Windmill Library Art Gallery

December 6—“Convocation,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 2:30 p.m.

December 6—First Friday, downtown Las Vegas, 5-11 p.m.

December 6—Guitar Society of Las Vegas Annual Holiday Concert, West Charleston Library, Lecture Hall, 7 p.m.

December 6—Faculty Recital:  Daniel Gaisford & Andrew Smith, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 6 (7 p.m.)-7 (2 p.m.)—Fall Dance Concert, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, $10 Adults, $8 Students/Seniors

December 6-15—“Scrooge, The Musical,” Charleston Heights Arts Center/Rainbow Company, http://www.artslasvegas.org/listings/248.htm

December 6-22—“Hunter Gatherers,” Las Vegas Little Theatre, Black Box, http://www.lvlt.org/BlackBox201314.html

December 6-22—“The Chalk Boy,” Cockroach Theatre,

December 7—“Kaulana Na Pua,” Winchester Community Center, 1 p.m., $10 in advance, $12 on concert day

December 7—“Amira’s Winter Frolic:  The Culture of Bellydancing,” Sahara West Library, Multipurpose Room, 1 p.m.

December 7—Las Vegas Philharmonic, Pops II, “We Love the Holidays!” The Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, 2 and 7:30 p.m.

December 7—“Opera Concert,” Clark County Library Main Theater, 7 p.m., 702-449-7022

December 7-24—“Benjamin Schmitt,” Trifecta Gallery, http://www.trifectagallery.com/

December 7-January 25—“Reflections of the Ebony Guys, Dolls & Techs,” West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery

December 8—CSN Jazz Combos and Jazz Singers, CSN Cheyenne, BackStage Theatre, 2 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors

December 8—“Christmas with the Las Vegas Brass Band,” Clark County Library, Main Theater, 2 p.m.

December 8—“Heart & Music,” Onyx Theatre, 2 p.m., $15, http://www.onyxtheatre.com/

December 8—Master’s Recital-Zhu Sun, piano, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 9—CSN Orchestra, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors

December 9-13—“REpresentations, Reclaimed Mixed Media Landscapes,” UNLV, Archie C. Grant Hall, Room 123

December 10—Barbershop Harmony Christmas Show, Summerlin Library Theatre, 7 p.m.

December 10—CSN Concert Band and Mariachi Band, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors

December 10—Nextet Concert, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 10-February 23—“Harold Bradford & Aldolfo Gonzalez:  Cross Sections,” Summerlin Library Art Gallery

December 11—“Encore Show Choir,” Winchester Community Center, 6 p.m., $7

December 11—Jazz Combos and Vocalists, Clark County Library Theater, 7 p.m.

December 11—CSN Big Band and Steel Drum Band, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors

December 12—Henderson Symphony Orchestra WinterFest 2013 “Sounds of the Season,” Henderson Convention Center, 7 p.m.

December 12—Celebrity City Chorus Holiday Concert, Clark County Library, Main Theater, 7 p.m., $12-15, 480-9183

December 12—Winter Choral Concert, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors

December 12—“DMA Chamber Recital-Jonathan Baltera, Baritone,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

December 12-21—“The Void, the Grid, and the Sign,” Las Vegas Academy, Lowden Theater for the Performing Arts, http://lvacademytheatre.org/?page_id=2618

December 12-February 4—“Rita Steffen:  Moods in Color,” Centennial Hills Library Art Gallery

December 13—Faculty Recital:  Tiana Heppner-Harjo, viola, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 5:30 p.m.

December 13-14—“Tom Dreesen:  An Evening of Laughter and Stories of Sinatra,” The Smith Center, Cabaret Jazz, 7 p.m. http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/tom-dreesen/

December 13-15—“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” Las Vegas Little Theatre, Mainstage, www.lvlt.org

December 13-January 6—“Annual Student Show,” CSN Fine Arts Gallery, Cheyenne

December 13-January 6—“Art 298 Portfolio-Student Show,” CSN Artspace, Cheyenne