Clark County Museum

Photo: Anniversary Open daily, Clark County Museum – one of our Vegas and Henderson faves, a place for locals to take (or recommend to) visiting friends and family. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. Key Linksclarkcountynv.govFacebookFacebook Videos Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/yF55Uar8z7iGKiSKA Current Exhibit: Lines Across the Land – Historic Maps of Southern Nevada ExhibitExhibit runs through …

Henderson Hockey

Poster Home Means Henderson, Nevada – Spotlight on the Henderson Silver Knights (Lil sib of @GoldenKnights, Newest member of @TheAHL) and the emerging hockey culture in the southwestern USA. Key [email protected]#HomeMeansHenderson Henderson Event Center / Dollar Loan Centerhendersoneventcenter.com Practice Facility PracticalitiesThe team would practice at Lifeguard Arena in downtown Henderson and play its first season …

Cornerstone Park (Henderson, Nevada)

Photo: Walk in the Park Among our favorite city parks: Cornerstone Park in Henderson, Nevada Cornerstone1600 Wigwam Pkwy (Wigwam Parkway and Stephanie Street)One of Nevada’s premiere city parks, Cornerstone has a 31-acre lake (not for swimming) and is connected to two trails: the Pittman Wash and Union Pacific Railroad trails. Among the amenities: plaza area, …

Henderson Parks

Photo: Horizon Crest Park Parks and recreation in Henderson, Nevada Key LinksParks and RecreationLocationsGeneral InfoOpen Space and Trails PlanUpcoming projects Park reservations (Ramadas para rentar) 702-267-5707 Bird Viewing PreserveCity of Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, located at 2400 Moser Drive. Open daily from 6am-3pm with classes and walking tours available. Telephone (702) 267-4180.Facebook Arroyo Grande298 Arroyo …

Henderson Links

Logo Links related to Henderson, Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesGreen Valley Ranch named the best place to live in Nevada, according to studyStore’s imminent closing, owner’s death leave void in Vegas sports communityThe Nevada Traveler: Henderson’s industrial roots Nichehttps://www.niche.com/places-to-live/search/best-places-to-live/s/nevada/https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/n/green-valley-ranch-henderson-nv/ District 22ballotpedia.org Air Qualityairnow.gov Governmentcityofhenderson.comCurrent MeetingsCity Council, Redevelopment Agency, and Planning Commission Schedulemarch onHenderson Happeningshttp://hendersonlive.comFacebookInstagramCouncilwards …

Henderson Libraries

Photo: Help Desk Henderson, Nevada – Some of our fave community spaces / third places are the Henderson Library system – hendersonlibraries.com. Each has its own special attributes: Paseo Verde (702) 492-7252, Gibson (702) 565-8402, Green Valley (702) 207-4260, and Heritage Park (702) 207-4258. Libraries are more than books and this system offers community meeting …

Henderson Pittman Wash

Photo: Walking the dog on a leash One of our favorite places to visit the natural world near Las Vegas is the Pittman Wash in Henderson. FacebookProject GREEN: Friends of Pittman Wash Project GREEN (Green Valley Ecology, Environment and Nature): Friends of Pittman Wash is a 2.5 mile habitat restoration program located between Arroyo Grande …

Henderson Libraries Links

Photo: Ornamental Pear in Bloom One of our favorite library systems in the world: Henderson Libraries Key LinksHenderson Librarieshttps://www.facebook.com/hendersonlibrarieshttps://twitter.com/hendersonlibs Friends of Henderson Librarieshttp://www.hdplfriends.orghttp://www.hdplfriends.org/book-sales.htmlhttp://www.hdplfriends.org/blog.htm FacebookLive Planeta.com

Hoover Dam

Photo: James Marvin Phelps, Light Traffic The Bureau of Reclamation conducts tours through the Hoover Dam (also known as Boulder Dam to locals) and power plant since 1937. Today, nearly 1,000,000 visitors a year take the tour, even more visit the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, some 145,000 acres created as a result of the …