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Performing & Visual Arts Summer Camp for Kids 2014
Monday, June 16 to Saturday, August 9, Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
West Las Vegas Arts Center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., 702-229-4800


Applications submitted in-person to the WLVAC

Co-sponsored by the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District

For 18 years, city of Las Vegas West Las Vegas Arts Center has been the home of the Performing & Visual Arts Summer Camp for Kids, providing community youth with pivotal opportunities for civil engagement and social justice projects through the disciplines of arts education. These talented young artist, ages 10 -15, commit themselves to the philosophy, “Excellence Without Excuse,” while developing an appreciation for music, dance, theatre and spoken word. The West Las Vegas Arts Center’s goal is to produce healthy and solid responsible citizens, with steadfast discipline, resiliency to manage emotional or physical growth, with the integrity and pride to become dynamic community ambassadors through cultural and performing arts.

 


The Things They Carried
Saturday, September 6, 7 p.m.
Historic Fifth Street School


In association with Young Audiences New York, Nevada Humanities and the city of Las Vegas presents The Literature to Life® stage presentation of

The Things They Carried

By Tim O’Brien
Performed by Billy Lyons
Directed by Wynn Handman
Pre and Post show Discussion

For information contact: Bobbie Ann Howell, (702) 800-4670 or bahowell@nevadahumanities.org
Visit: www.nevadahumanities.org or www.artslasvegas.org
Free and open to the public

 

John McEuen & John Carter Cash Will the Circle Be Unbroken and the tribute to The Carter Family
Saturday, February 21, 8 p.m.
Historic Fifth Street School


$10 pre-sale and $15 at the door

Featuring the stories and songs surrounding the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s Flagship 1972 release, Will The Circle Be Unbroken. John McEuen joins forces with John Carter Cash (son of Johnny Cash and June Carter) and family to share the stories and memories.

 

City of Las Vegas
Office of Cultural Affairs, 495 S. Main St., Las Vegas, NV 89101
Monday - Thursday 229-6511 / Friday - Saturday 229-6383