Lorenzi Adaptive Recreation Program is under way every weekday through Aug. 15 at the East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave. The program offers recreational opportunities for youth of all abilities ages seven through 21. Participants enjoy experiences ranging from community outings to movies and outings. Call (702) 229-6358 for details.
Triple-digit temperatures are here, and the Southern Nevada Health District is offering tips to stay healthy and safe during the long, hot summer. Click here to learn about drowning prevention, heat safety and other summer safety information.
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension is offering the Chefs for Kids program during Summer Session III at the Whitney Ranch Recreation Center. The four-week free series for children ages six through eight will be held from 5-6 p.m. every Wednesday from July 23 to Aug. 13. Participants will learn how to choose healthy foods, develop active lifestyles and use good food safety skills, such as proper hand-washing. Whitney Ranch Recreation Center is located at 1575 Galleria Drive, Henderson. To register for the series, visit the recreation center or go to www.cityofhenderson.com\parks.