17th Annual Puerto Rican Memorial Day Festival

17th Annual Puerto Rican Memorial Day Festival

| Sunday May 24, 2015

All Invited! Experience Puerto Rican Culture in Las Vegas! Honoring Veterans! Our Heroes!

Come Party and Dance with Live Music-Johnny Polanco y su Conjunto Amistad, Joe Torres y La Familia, Danny Lozada Band and Oriz Reggaeton & Salsaton Performers, Salsa Dancers (Larry Wade & Azucena, Salsoleros, Salsa Las Vegas) Delicious Caribbean Food, Mc-Iris Guzman Morales, PR Artists-Lina Mercedes & Alvis Joubert (Dominos table), Raffles and More!!!

(To Benefit in Part the Puerto Rican Association Scholarship Fund)

Only $10 pp- (Kids under 10 yrs-FREE)

More Info: Facebook.com/ThePuertoRicanAssociationofLasVegas



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3rd Annual Spotlight Spectacular Summer Fest

3rdSummerFest3rd Annual SPOTLIGHT Spectacular Summer Fest
Saturday, August 23, 2014
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
@ The ORLEANS Hotel & Casino in the Mardi Gras & Esplanade Ballrooms

This is Southern Nevada’s #1 Health, Lifestyle & Entertainment
EXTRAVAGANZA for Veterans, Seniors and their families!

Get connected with 100 Exhibitors who provide valuable resources, programs, products and services for Seniors and their caregivers! Offering Free Wellness Checks for Seniors and showcasing the best LIVE Entertainment – featuring The Bruce Harper Big Band at 11:00 AM and a Spectacular Celebration of the 50 year Anniversary of The Beatles and the Ed Sullivan Show with The FAB at 2:00 PM! Our Special Master of Ceremonies is Entertainer, Comedian & Singer Peter Pavone… with a Cavalcade of Las Vegas Stars with performances by Rob Garrett “The King of Diamonds”, Rosanna Telford with a tribute to Connie Francis & Patsy Kline, Kathleen Ray “Ms. Senior Nevada 2013”, Chadwick Johnson… and so many more!  It’s an extraordinary day filled with great resources, great entertainment, and FREE FOOD!  This event is Free to Attend and Open to the Public…and it’s FUN for the Whole Family!

We Thank Our PLATINUM Sponsors:

HUMANA  &  PALM Mortuary

We Thank Our GOLD Sponsors:

Carefree Senior Living, Comfort Keepers, Destinations Senior Living,

The Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

Relay Nevada and Better @ Home

We are proud to support the Nevada Veterans Foundation and the Fisher House Las Vegas Project!  Proceeds from Raffle Prizes & Drawings will go to benefit their programs & to create awareness for their project!  The Nevada Veterans Foundation is a local (501 (c) 3) Foundation that helps improve the quality of life for members of the military, retirees, veterans, and their families undergoing medical treatment at Military and Veterans healthcare facilities.  We are raising needed funds for the construction and follow-on support of a state-of-the-art Veterans Guest House supporting families of Veterans receiving medical care at the North Las Vegas VA Hospital.  Go to www.NevadaVets.org for more details.

For more details on Exhibitor Registration, contact Martin Wittmier (702) 409-1252 or send a message to Martin@SpotlightSeniorServices.com.

Price: Free



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City Of Las Vegas March 2014 Senior Special Events

Las Vegas Residents Invited To Celebrations, Luncheons & Activities At City Centers

The city of Las Vegas active adult and senior centers offer exercise, fitness, craft, arts, dance, music and computer classes; cards; games; discussion and social groups; luncheons; sports; and special events Monday through Friday to residents age 50 and better. Many of these activities contribute to wellness and a healthy lifestyle. A listing of classes and activities is published in the Beyond the Neon Leisure Guide, available in the centers and online at www.lasvegasparksandrec.com. All activities are subject to change. Most activities require $2 annual membership to city of Las Vegas Senior Citizen Programs, available at all senior and active adult centers.

Lieburn Breakfast (ages 50+)
Friday, March 7, 8:30 a.m.
Cost: $4. Advance registration required by March 4.
Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., (702) 229-1600.

Enjoy French toast, bacon, fruit, juice, coffee and good company. Call (702) 229-1600 to reserve your seat!

ProCare Hospice of Nevada Volunteer Program (ages 50+)
Tuesday, March 11, 10 a.m.
Cost: Free with current $2 annual city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.
Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, (702) 229-1702.
This presentation will provide information on how to become a hospice volunteer with ProCare Hospice of Nevada. Call (702) 229-1702 to reserve your seat.

Popcorn Lovers Day (ages 50+)
Thursday, March 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Cost: $1.

Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., (702) 229-1600.

Enjoy a bag of flavored or plain popcorn for $1. Call (702) 229-1600 for more information.

Luck of the Irish Luncheon (ages 50+)
Thursday, March 13, 11 a.m.
Cost: $5 with current $2 annual city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., (702) 229-6125.

Enjoy a traditional St. Patrick’s Day lunch with corned beef and cabbage with all the trimmings. Advance registration required by March 11; call (702) 229-6125 to reserve your seat!

St. Patrick’s Lunch (ages 50+)

Thursday, March 13, 11:30 a.m.

Cost: $5, with current $2 annual city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.
Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, (702) 229-6454.

Enjoy a lunch of corned beef, cabbage, potatoes and more. Call (702) 229-6454 for required advance registration.

St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon (ages 50+)
Friday, March 14, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost: $5. Advance registration required by March 12.
Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., (702) 229-6601.

The luck of the Irish is bringing traditional corned beef and cabbage for lunch. Call (702) 229-6601 to reserve your seat!

March Madness Bunco Lunch Party (ages 50+)
Wednesday, March 19, 10 a.m. to noon.
Cost: $5. Advance registration required by March 18.
Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., (702) 229-6601.

Dress in your favorite team’s colors, shirt and hat. Let’s celebrate, shoot hoops and see if you get a bunco! Call (702) 229-6601 to reserve your seat!

National Waffle Day Breakfast (ages 50+)
Thursday, March 20, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Cost: $5 with current $2 annual city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., (702) 229-6125.

Enjoy chicken, waffles, grits and eggs in celebration of National Waffle Day! Advance registration required by March 18.

Medicare Preventive Services (ages 50+)
Tuesday, March 25, 10 a.m.
Cost: Free with current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.
Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, (702) 229-1702.
Medicare Preventive Services is designed to help you achieve optimum health by providing exams, shots, lab tests and screenings. Medicare also includes programs for health monitoring, counseling and education to help you take care of your own health. Attend this lecture to learn how to access these services. Call (702) 229-1702 to reserve your seat.

Waffle Day Breakfast (ages 50+)
Wednesday, March 26, 8:30 to 10 a.m.

Cost: $4, with current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership.

Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, (702) 229-6454.

Enjoy fresh hot waffles, eggs, bacon, beverage and good company. Call (702) 229-6454 for required advance registration.

Dr. Seuss Breakfast (ages 50+)
Friday, March 28, 9 to 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $5. Advance registration required by March 25.
Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., (702) 229-6601.

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3rd Annual SPOTLIGHT Spectacular

Spectacular2014Saturday, March 1, 2014
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
@ The ORLEANS – Mardi Gras Ballroom
Southern Nevada’s #1
Health, Lifestyle & Entertainment EXTRAVAGANZA!

Get connected with over 100 Exhibitors who provide valuable resources, programs, products and services for Seniors, Veterans and their caregivers! Offering Free Health Screenings for Seniors and showcasing exceptional LIVE Entertainment – … and so many other FABULOUS Las Vegas Entertainers!! With the exquisite Kathleen Ray, “Ms. Senior Nevada 2013” and accomplished Singer as our Special MC!It’s an extraordinary day filled with great information and resources, great live entertainment, FREE FOOD… and it’s FUN for the whole family!

Each year we partner with a local non-profit agency that supports Seniors and their families, and we organize a fund raising event to benefit their programs & to create awareness for their causes.This year we are proud to partner with Nevada Veterans Foundation, a local (501 (c) 3) Foundation to help improve the quality of life for members of the military, retirees, veterans, and their families undergoing medical treatment at Military and Veterans healthcare facilities.We hope to raise needed funds for the construction and follow-on support of a state-of-the-art Veterans Guest House supporting families of Veterans receiving medical care at the Southern Nevada Veterans Healthcare System at the North Las Vegas VA Hospital. For more information on the Nevada Veterans Foundation, go to:

2014 marks our 3 year of SPOTLIGHT Spectacular Events – with our 6 and largest event coming up on March 1, 2014!We are proud to partner with The Nevada Veterans Foundation & our SPOTLIGHT Program Members. We anticipate a great response with over 2500 attendees: Seniors, Family Caregivers, Veterans & Active Military and 50+ Active Adults from all the Sun City Communities and Independent Senior Living Communities in Southern Nevada.

This bi-annual event is FREE to attend and open to the public!

SPONSORED BY:

PALM Mortuaries, Cemeteries, and Crematories
Jeffrey Burr Ltd.
Carefree Senior Living
HUMANA
Destinations Senior Living
Relay Nevada

For more information and to see our event videos, go to:
SPOTLIGHTSpectacular.com
Or contact us directly at (702) 409-1252



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Senior & Health Expo, Free

Senior and Health ExpoThe Las Vegas Senior Expo is a free community event targeting seniors, baby boomers, families and caregivers in Southern Nevada.  The goal is to make these as fun and interactive as possible.  Our events allow agencies and local companies to showcase their products and services to our local seniors.

The Las Vegas Senior Expo is open to the public and is a free event. The expo is an opportunity for people to learn about available services for seniors and families.  Local businesses with products and/or services of interest to seniors will be available in a single location.  The expo is a single day, single location source for information on a wide variety of topics.

For additional details, please visit www.LasVegasSeniorExpos.com or call 702-353-3565.



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