Happenings

Community Events

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Henderson Trail Hunt

May 4-June 2
Hit the trails as we celebrate National Bike Month with a four-week treasure hunt. Twenty-five treasure boxes will be hidden on Henderson trails. The first person to find a treasure box will discover a certificate inside that can be redeemed for a $25 gift card to local businesses or a FunCard. If you are not the first to find the box, you can take a selfie with the box and be entered into a weekly raffle for additional prizes. For detailed information and contest rules, visit cityofhenderson.com. All ages; Free

Neon Nights - Cancelled

Friday, May 24 | 5pm-10pm - Cancelled
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Don your neon apparel for a glow-in-the-dark party. Kids will enjoy a craft, dinner and bounce houses while parents get to enjoy a night out. Register using activity code 153299-48. Ages 5-12; $17.50

Slide Into Summer

Friday, May 31 | 6:30pm-9:30pm
Anthem Hills Park, 2256 N. Reunion Dr.
School is finally out and it’s time to slide into summer with the City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department. Bring a towel and appropriate swimwear because you will get wet! There will be a giant slip and slide, a bounce house, lawn games, and sun safety tips. Register using activity code 336311-00. All ages; $7

Giant Garage Sale

Saturday, June 1 | 7am-Noon
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Selling unwanted clothes, toys, books, and other items is a great incentive to clean out your closets. Each booth equals two parking spots and is assigned randomly. Booth registration is $20 and required at least one week in advance using activity code 153001-01. Only second-hand items may be sold. The sale starts at 7:00 a.m. All ages welcome to shop. Admission is free.

School Supply Drop

June 2-August 2
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Help local underprivileged children with the tools to achieve a successful education this school year. Drop off new school supplies (backpacks, pencils, folders, etc.) for distribution at our second annual Back-2-School Block Party.

Craft & Yard Sale

Friday, June 7 | 9am-1pm
Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd.
Sell your crafts, art, jewelry, and other items. Registration is $10 and includes one 5-foot table and one chair outside on the patio. All items must fit on the table provided. No commercial items or vendors. Register using activity code 153061-79. Free admission for all ages to browse.

Tournament Tuesdays - Dodgeball

Tuesday, June 4 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-48. Ages 7-15; Free

Poolapalooza: School’s Out!

Saturday, June 8 | 10am-6pm
Black Mountain Aquatic Complex, 599 Greenway Rd.
Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Whitney Ranch Activity Pool, 1575 B Galleria Dr.
Start summer with a splash! Enjoy music, games and fun for the whole family while you learn how to stay water safe over summer. Free admission (June 8 only) to all who participate in our safety fair from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Daily admission applies. All ages

Mighty Medley

Saturday, June 8 | 3:30pm-5:30pm
Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool, 1575 C Galleria Dr.
Master the new inflatable obstacle course on the first Saturday of each month. There will also be an assortment of games and relays. Participants must pass a swim test to use the obstacle course. Register using activity code 336613-01. Ages 8-14; $5

Paint & Pizza Party: Space

Saturday, June 8 | 5:30pm-9pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
A blank canvas awaits your child on this fun-filled night. They can let their imaginations run wild and paint what they like or follow the night’s theme using a variety of painting utensils including brushes, glitter and sponges. Dinner and supplies are included. Register at least one week in advance using activity code 153298-00. Ages 5-12; $20

Father’s Day Craft Hour

Saturday, June 8
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Spend the hour creating unique gifts for the person in your life you call Dad. Before leaving you will wrap each item and make a card so everything is ready for gifting on Father’s Day. $10 for supplies is due the day of the event.
Ages 3-5: 10am-11am | $15 | 153312-24
Ages 6-12: 11:30am-12:30pm | $15 | 153312-25

Tournament Tuesdays - Pool

Tuesday, June 11 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-49. Ages 7-15; Free

Neighborhood Water Safety Night

Friday, June 14 | 3pm-6pm
Silver Springs Outdoor Pool, 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy.
Did you know that drowning is one of the leading causes of death in Southern Nevada? Save a life by learning about drowning prevention and how to be water smart. All ages; Free

Cosmic Swim

Friday, June 14 | 7:30pm-9:30pm
Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
It’s a virtual galaxy of light and sound. Your interstellar aquatic experience includes music, diving for glow gear and crazy cosmic swimming races. See how the water changes to a kaleidoscope of cool colors. Register using activity code 336517-00. All ages; $5

Blood Donation

Saturday, June 15 | 10am-1pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Only one in 20 people regularly gives blood. Donating is safe, simple and saves lives. If you are 17 or older, weigh at least 110 pounds, have not donated in the past 8 weeks (16 weeks for double red cell donors), are healthy, and not currently taking antibiotics, we welcome your blood donation. Register at bloodhero.com (use sponsor code BlackMtn) or call 877-827-4376.

Daddy & Me Father’s Day Ballet & Tea

Saturday, June 15 | 10am-11:15am
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Make this a special Father’s Day for daddies and daughters by participating in ballet instruction followed by a tea party with light refreshments. This daddy/daughter date will combine parent-child bonding time with physical exercise and musical movement. Suggested attire: tennis shoes for dads, ballet slippers for kids. Register using activity code 153315-48. Ages 5-10; $17 per person.

Father’s Day Out

Sunday, June 16
Do something special for your father or grandfather on Father’s Day. All fathers and grandfathers receive free admission to City of Henderson pools.

Tournament Tuesdays - Wii

Tuesday, June 18 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-50. Ages 7-15; Free

World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

Thursday, June 20
Mark your calendars for this record-breaking event as we join the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson Organization in another Guinness World Record attempt! The event focuses on educating parents, guardians and day care providers about the importance of infant/child safety in, on, and around water. Participants will take part in a swimming and water safety lesson, and will also receive information about the Henderson Swim Academy program and aquatic courses available for adults and children. Attend the event and receive a certificate valid for free swim lessons for a child 6 months to 4 years (limited to the first 50 registrants). Priority registration and skills testing for the Henderson Swim Academy program is also available at the event. Registration in advance is recommended. All pool rules apply. All ages; Free
Black Mountain Aquatic Complex, 599 Greenway Rd.
6pm-7pm | 336229-00

Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Noon-1pm | 336529-00

Whitney Ranch Activity Pool, 1575 B Galleria Dr.
9am10am | 336729-00

Friday Fun Day Glow-in-the- Dark Bounce House Spectacular

Friday, June 21 | 2pm-4pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Join the fun on Fridays this summer! Register using activity code 153316-48. Ages 7-14; $5

Glow-in-the-Dark Nerf War

Friday, June 21 | 5:30pm-9pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Wear comfortable sneakers for our 10,000-square-foot glow-in-the-dark events. Bring your Nerf gun (labeled with your name) and we’ll supply strike darts (no mega darts). Protective eyewear is recommended. Dinner and snacks are provided. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 153229-48. Ages 7-14; $15

City of Henderson Recreational Swim Meet

Saturday, June 22 | 7pm-9pm
Henderson Multigenerational Competition Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Beat the heat this summer by taking part in our friendly and exciting swim meet. Youth swimmers are invited to compete with participants from the FIN Swim program. You should have experience swimming the four main competitive swimming strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Reserve your spot by signing up as soon as possible. Please call 702-267-5875 for more information and to enroll in up to three heats. Ages 5-17
$4.50 (1 event) 336442-00
$9 (2 events) 336442-01
$13.50 (3 events) 336442-02

Tournament Tuesdays - Kickball

Tuesday, June 25 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-51 Ages 7-15; Free

Summer’s Night Tennis Challenge

Friday, June 28 | 7pm-8pm
Whitney Mesa tennis complex, 1661 Galleria Dr.
This evening for families and friends includes a tennis obstacle course, bull’s eye challenge, accuracy competitions, tennis trivia, bounce house, and live D.J. (Rackets will be available.) Free bounce house for kids 6 years and under. Register using activity code 153318-00. Ages 18+; $10

 

Schedule is subject to change or cancellation without notice. Management reserves all rights.