October Events & Activities 2017

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Children's Storytime in the Square
Town Square Las Vegas
6605 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Wednesdays September 27th – December 13th
Children can enjoy an interactive storytime in Town Square Park every Wednesday from 11 AM to noon.
A storyteller will read from classic children’s tales and new favorites that everyone will enjoy.

Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary
8103 Racel St, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131
Mondays at 10 AM
Stories about all kinds of animals and the residents of the Sanctuary.
Admission is free and your donations all benefit the animals.

Musical Storytime Tuesdays at Kangamoo
Kangamoo Indoor Playground
1525 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
October 24th, and 31st
10 AM - 12 PM
Kids ages 18 months - 5 years are welcome with their parent or guardian!
FREE 20-MIN KIDS CLASSES, with paid admission ($10) on Tuesday Mornings!
Combining music, movement, storytelling, and fun.

Kids Arts & Crafts Wednesdays at Kangamoo
Kangamoo Indoor Playground
1525 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
10 AM - 12 PM
October 25th
Kids ages 18 mos - 5 yrs are welcome with their parent or guardian!
FREE ARTS & CRAFTS SESSIONS, with paid admission ($10) on WEDNESDAY Mornings!
Combining play, imagination, motor skills, and fun.

Special Character Visits
Kangamoo Indoor Playground
1525 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Free character visits with paid admission ($10) on Thursdays

October 26th:

*Zelzah Shrine Circus
Boulevard Mall
3528 S. Maryland Parkway Las Vegas, NV 89169
October 20th, 21st, & 22nd
3 great shows per day:
11 AM, 3 PM, & 7 PM
General Admission:
3 years to 12: $10 per person 
13 years and up: $15 per person 

*2017 Balloon Festival
Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center
9300 W Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89148
October 20th - 22nd
October 20th: Noon - 10 PM
October 21st: 6 AM - 7 PM
October 22nd: 6 AM - 2 PM
Early morning balloon launches, Saturday health fair, kids’ activities, evening balloon glows, amusement rides and much more!

Logandale Fall Festival
1301 W Whipple Ave, Logandale, Nevada 89021
October 20th – October 22nd
Friday, October 20th: 10 AM - 7 PM
Saturday, October 21st: 10 AM - 9 PM
Sunday, October 22nd: 10 AM - 3 PM
Performances, Vendors, Food, a rock and gem show, small animal fair, music workshops and a kid’s zone.
The kid zone includes 1/4 acre of Inflatables, Tunnels, Slides, Mazes, Bounce Houses and More.
All day tickets are $12 and may be purchased at the Kid’s Zone at the Logandale Fall Festival.
Parents are FREE with purchase of a child ticket!

771 S Rainbow Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89145
October 20th – October 22nd
Friday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 8 PM
Sunday: 10 AM – 5 PM*
Full Schedule & Consigner Info: http://astheygrowsale.com/season-finale-sale/
New and Gently-used items for baby to tween & everything in between! Last event of the season. Most items are 50-80% off of retail! 65,000 items under one organized roof! Screened for quality, don't miss this savings opportunity!

Puppet Making Workshop
Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary
8103 Racel St, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131
October 20th & October 21st & October 28th
For children ages 10-14.
Two-weekend event, child will have the opportunity to make an amazing hand puppet over the course of 3 days.
They may come for as many of these sessions as they like until the puppet is complete. They will also have the chance to put together puppet shows for visitors on October 29th for the Trick or Treat and Fall Craft Fair.
Class size is limited to 15 kids.
Cost will be $30.00.
Please call Bonnie at 702-645-4224 to reserve your child's space.

Living Histories: Ancient Egypt
Las Vegas Natural History Museum
900 N Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
Sunday, October 22nd
12 PM - 12:30 PM
Watch as an ancient Egyptian embalmer teaches his apprentice how to "mummify" willing participants.
Performance starts at 12:00 PM, and is suitable for all audiences.
The program is free with Museum admission.
Las Vegas Natural History Museum Admission:
$12 - Adults
$10 - Seniors (55+), Military (with ID), Students (12+)
$6 - Children (ages 3 - 11)
Free - Children (2 & under), Las Vegas Natural History Museum Members

Paint Me A Story
Color Me Mine Las Vegas
9350 W Sahara Ave Ste 120, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117
Wednesday, October 25th
11 AM - 12:30 PM
Paint Me A Story is an interactive story-time (followed by paint time) for a parent & child (ages 3-5).
Will be reading ROOM ON THE BROOM, by Julia Donaldson & Alex Scheffler
$20 plus tax, per child, includes story time and parent/child paint time on a ceramic "witch's kitty" figurine.
After you paint the kitty, it must be left so we can glaze and fire it. Your ceramic kitty will ready for pick up in 7-10 days.
Please call or stop by to reserve your seats. (702) 522-7119

Water Street District at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St.
October 27th
6 PM - 10 PM
This FREE event encompasses all aspects of the emerging arts, culinary and performing arts and will benefit local charities.

Nevada Day Camp
Horses4Heroes Equestrian Center
Durango and Brent, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131
Friday, October 27th
8 AM - 5 PM
Nevada Day, No School Day Camp, fun for kids ages 5 to 13, volunteer opportunities for high school students 14 to 17.
Activities include horseback riding, Horse 101, archery, martial arts, Slacklines, fishing, hiking, arts and crafts.
Bring lunch, we provide the rest!
Camp is $50 per person.
Register by Oct. 23 and save $10.
Register HERE:

Springs Preserve
333 S Valley View Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89107

Wetland's Park Activites
Clark County Wetlands Park
7050 Wetlands Park Ln, Las Vegas, Nevada 89122
Get your nature on at the Clark County Wetlands Park! Walking trails, watchable wildlife, interactive exhibits, and fun educational programs make this a perfect getaway.
Register For Events HERE.

Henderson Rec Center
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