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Touch-A-Truck rolls into Orleans Arena lot

Touch-A-Truck rolls into Orleans Arena lot

Do you have a little one fascinated by trucks? Bring them to the Touch-A-Truck event this weekend, a fundraiser for Family to Family Connection, Las Vegas West.

Youngsters fascinated by the power of trucks can get their fill of emergency vehicles and big rigs during Touch-A-Truck from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the northwest parking lot at the Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave.

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal

Town Square launches Storytime in the Square

Town Square launches Storytime in the Square

Las Vegas -- There's a new place for kids and parents to enjoy a good book. Town Square is launching a new reading program called Storytime in the Square. Kids will get a chance to not only have classic children's books and new favorites read aloud, they'll also see singing, dancing and even magic.

Storytime will be held Wednesday at the Park at Town Square starting at 11am until Noon.

Helldorado Parade entries being accepted

Helldorado Parade entries being accepted

It's not too early to plan your entry for the 2011 Helldorado Parade. The 2011 parade is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 14. There is no fee to enter and the City of Las Vegas will be accepting the first 120 entries now through April 25.

Thousands of people line the downtown parade route every year, and the parade is also broadcast live by Cox Communications on cable channel 96 and streamed online at http://www.cox96.net/. KCLV Channel 2 will re-broadcast the parade in the following days. A fireworks show will be launched from the Fremont Street Experience parking garage immediately after the parade.

The city's annual Hellorado Days festivities are a tribute to the anniversary of the city of Las Vegas. This year marks the city's 106th anniversary of the founding of Las Vegas. Entrants are encouraged to consider these Western roots when planning their parade applications.

Celebrate Teen Tech Week March 6-12 at the Library!

Celebrate Teen Tech Week March 6-12 at the Library!

Come celebrate Teen Tech Week at the local library, where there are some fantastic free activities highlighting all of the tech toys at the library!

Teen Tech Scavenger Hunt
Test your computer skills against your friends as you search for information to answer clues using a variety of web sites, databases and our catalog. Prizes will be given out for the most correct answers.

Friday, March 11 at 4 p.m.
Spring Valley Library, 4280 S. Jones Blvd., 507-3823

For more information, click here!