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Be A Champion For Children…

Be A Champion For Children…

The beginning years are critical for learning, yet Nevada ranks last in the nation in preschool enrollment. Research shows that capturing a child’s imagination at an early age leads to reading at grade level in the third grade, which leads to a higher percentage of children graduating from high school. When we improve early education,… Continue Reading

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upcoming events


October 30, 2015 (Fri)
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Trunk or Treat
Trunk or Treat
CenturyLink presents Trunk or Treat, a free family Halloween open to the public on October 30 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the CenturyLink parking lot located at 3436 Aldebaran Ave. (Spring Mountain Road and the I-15). Trunk or Treat will feature activities for the whole family including multiple bounce houses, carnival games, costumed… more


November 6, 2015 (Fri)
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
NV Energy
WLC Annual Women’s Fall Suit Drive
Hosted by the United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council, the annual one-day suit drive collects suits and other business attire for women in need. The drive helps women prepare for career opportunities and gain confidence to succeed during job interviews and in the workplace. Last year’s drive collected almost 12,000 professional items including suits,… more


November 19, 2015 (Thu)
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Texas Station, Dallas Ballroom
Mayors Prayer Breakfast
Get Your Tickets or Table Now Join us for breakfast and the opportunity to mentor future leaders of our community. For more information or to reserve your table or tickets: http://uwsn.org/mpb/ The Mayors Prayer Breakfast benefits Camp Anytown, a program of the Interfaith Council of Southern Nevada. This event celebrates our unity and diversity as business, faith, political and youth… more

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May 14, 2016 (Sat)
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Springs Preserve
Flip Through Summer | Family Fun Summer Kickoff
Flip Through Summer was a blast this year! We hope to see you again next year on May 14, 2016 for this special walk down storytime lane. Please bring the whole family to this fun-filled, free community event.  The Third Annual 2016 FLIP THROUGH SUMMER will be a special day of celebration, imagination and will feature new books and… more