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Free Golf for Veterans on Memorial Day Weekend

Free Golf for Veterans on Memorial Day Weekend

 

All active and retired military members can receive a free round of golf on Memorial Day weekend at Walters Golf facilities.

On Sunday, May 26, all with military-issued ID are invited to enjoy a free 18 holes of golf at Bali Hai Golf Club, Royal Links Golf Club, or Desert Pines Golf Club.

Space is available on a first-come, first-to-reserve basis and is based on available space. Reservations must be made in advance by calling 450-8159. For more details, go to http://www.WaltersGolf.com/MemorialDay.

City of Las Vegas Offers Summer Camps for Kids

City of Las Vegas Offers Summer Camps for Kids

 

Open registration starts April 11 for the City of Las Vegas' summer youth camps.

The camps are available at six area community centers and are open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., starting June 10.

The camps offer age-appropriate activities, including field trips, sports, physical fitness, arts, crafts and nutrition training. All camps are supervised by trained staff.

Two community centers, Mirabelli and Veterans Memorial Leisure Services, will offer themed week-long specialty camps. For most camps, the cost is $115 per child for the week and $110 for additional children. A few camps will be higher priced.

Save $100 on Girl Scout Camp Foxtail Registration

Save $100 on Girl Scout Camp Foxtail Registration

It’s your summer, love it!

Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada is offering special anniversary pricing on Camp Foxtail registration as a celebration of 100 years of Girl Scouting. Save $100 on resident summer camp with session prices ranging from $50 to $295.

Camp Foxtail is located in the cool in the cool Spring Mountain Range, just 45 minutes from Las Vegas.

Summer sessions run through August 17 and a 10-day pre-registration is required.  Registration is available at girlscoutsnv.org.

County Offers Free Admission to Outdoor Pools and Water Parks

County Offers Free Admission to Outdoor Pools and Water Parks

 

People around Clark County will be able to celebrate the Fourth of July with a free trip to the county’s outdoor pools and water parks.

The offer is good at all 12 of the pools and water parks. People using the pools must come in proper swimming attire. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. The pools are open from noon to 4 p.m.

  • Cambridge Water Park, 3930 Cambridge St.
  • Desert Breeze Water Park, 8275 W. Spring Mountain Road
  • Hollywood Water Park, 1550 S. Hollywood Blvd.
  • Paradise Water Park, 4775 McLeod Drive
  • Parkdale Water Park, 3200 Ferndale St.
  • Sunrise Pool, 2240 Linn Lane
  • Walnut Water Park, 3075 Walnut Road
  • Whitney Pool, 5700 E. Missouri St.

The county is also offering free admission to all 12 of its skate parks. The Hollywood Recreation Park skate park requires parents or guardians to sign a waiver for entrance. Skaters can rent helmets at the park.

Donate a Suit, Swim for Free Friday Night

Donate a Suit, Swim for Free Friday Night

 

You can swim for free Friday night at local pools in exchange for a small clothing donation.

Hollywood and Desert Breeze outdoor pools are hosting the “Make a Splash” swimsuit drive from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. A family of four can swim for free at either facility in exchange for donating a new children’s swimsuit at the door. Youth swimsuits for boys and girls in all sizes are needed, and will be distributed to children in need whose families can’t afford swimsuits. Any admission collected during the event in lieu of a donated suit also will be used to purchase new swimsuits.

County Pools Open This Weekend for the Summer

County Pools Open This Weekend for the Summer

This weekend will mark the opening of Clark County pools and water parks for the summer season.

County Commissioner Susan Brager will officially open the pools to everyone at noon Saturday. That ceremony will take place at Desert Breeze Water Park, 8275 W. Spring Mountain Road.

The Desert Breeze Water Park is just one of six pools in southern Nevada that will be opening this weekend. All the pools listed below will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Playground, Water Area Among Upgrades at Alexander Villas Park

Playground, Water Area Among Upgrades at Alexander Villas Park

 

A Nellis-area park will show off its new upgrades Saturday at a grand reopening party.

New playground equipment and an improved and much larger water play area are among the amenities added to the Alexander Villas Park, 3620 Lincoln Road, where a celebration will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The park is near the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard North and Lamb Boulevard.

There will be face painting, balloon artists, bounce houses and food at the free event. Representatives from the Clark County Commission District D Office, which oversees this area, will also be at the event.