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For information about wellness services, meetings and nutritional programs, visit cityofhenderson.com and type 50+Services in the search box. | For facility amenities, see page 43. 300 S. Racetrack Rd. | 702-267-2950 | For hours of operation, visit cityofhenderson.com. HPSF FACILITY Chinatown Plaza SENIOR Chinatown Plaza is an exciting and fascinating blend of East meets West. It is a place to explore Asian culture by visiting the many Chinese and pan-Asian shops. Once you have worked up an appetite from all the shopping, enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants at your expense. Bus departs HPSF at 10:00 a.m. and SSRC at 10:30 a.m. Arrives back at SSRC at 2:30 p.m. and HPSF at 3:00 p.m. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ F 10:00 am-3:00 pm 04/22 $7.00 602177-78 Springs Preserve Venture to the 180-acre park of museums, PARK galleries, botanical gardens, and walking trails. The park also features sustainable architecture, geology exhibits, history lessons, trails, demonstrations, and more. Visit the café and gift shop, at your expense. Wear sturdy walking shoes. Bus departs HPSF at 9:00 a.m. and SSRC at 9:30 a.m. Arrives back at SSRC at 2:30 p.m. and HPSF at 3:00 p.m. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE HERITAGE 50+ F 9:30 am-3:00 pm 05/13 $16.00 602040-78 Snow Mountain Pow Wow This annual event is a chance for The Las Vegas Paiute Tribe to celebrate and share its culture through dancing and singing. The event includes booths offering true artistry in the forms of jewelry, pottery, flutes, traditional Indian music, and baskets. Culinary tastes include traditional items such as fry bread and Indian tacos. Bus departs HPSF at 10:30 a.m. and SSRC at 11:00 a.m. Arrives back at SSRC at 4:00 p.m. and HPSF at 4:30 p.m. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Sa 10:30 am-4:30 pm 05/28 $12.00 602213-78 28 HENDERSONHAPPENINGS | Spring 2016 | April-May Buffet Lunch Enjoy a buffet dining experience, enjoy a movie of your choice or attend a session of bingo. Price covers transportation only. Bus departs HPSF at 10:00 a.m. and SSRC at 10:30 a.m. Arrives back at SSRC at 4:00 p.m. and HPSF at 4:30 p.m. South Point AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ F 10:00 am-4:30 pm 04/29 $7.00 602231-78 Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ F 10:00 am-4:30 pm 05/20 $7.00 602231-79 Rock Hounds Embark on morning hiking trips with this adventurous group. Each registered participant must attend a free orientation session before their scheduled excursion (and one orientation annually thereafter). Orientation is held at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 5. Hikers must wear appropriate hiking footwear, and bring 16 oz. of water, a sack lunch, compass, and whistle. Optional items include a camera, jacket and hiking stick. Select easy to strenuous hikes, depending on your ability. Bus departs from HPSF. Return times may vary depending on the distance of the excursion. NEW! Rhyolite The most common instigator in the boom to bust ghost town, rhyolite was the most common mineral that miners hit while extracting gold and some silver. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-3:00 pm 04/07 $14.00 602242-78 Bootleg Canyon Bootleg Canyon trailhead is located in Boulder City on the backside of Red Mountain. The trail leads to the crest of a ridge at the saddle between Black and Red mountains. Enjoy nice overlooks with grand vistas in all directions. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-1:00 pm 04/14 $14.00 602164-78 NEW! Overton/Moapa Valley The Moapa Valley National Refuge is a little-known oasis that protects the Moapa dace, a species of endangered desert fish. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-2:00 pm 04/21 $14.00 602243-78 Lovell Canyon Enjoy hiking in remote Lovell Canyon, located in the southwest portion of Toiyabe National Forest. The area is remote, rugged and has some outstanding trails. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-1:00 pm 04/28 $14.00 602137-78 Tule Springs This area was home to several Native American populations in the pre-Columbian period. Much later, people came to stay at the ranch to get a quick Nevada divorce. Several ranch buildings still remain, as do a few peacocks. Check out the Ice Age portion of the park. This is a hiking/walking opportunity to explore the grounds. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-1:00 pm 05/05 $14.00 602188-78 Mt Charleston View the ecosystems of the Spring Mountains, from the lower Sonoran to the Arctic region at the top of the bristlecone pines at 10,000 feet. Hike the trails or just enjoy the beautiful scenery. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-1:00 pm 05/12 $14.00 602134-78 Spring Mountain Ranch State Park Visit Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Many springs in these mountains provided water for the Paiute Indians and later brought trappers and early settlers to the area. There are many photo opportunities, so bring your camera. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-1:00 pm 05/26 $14.00 602030-78 Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area Watch for desert fox, bighorn sheep and burros while hiking various trails. Check out the geology, look for fossils or stay on the bus and photograph the scenery. AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE 50+ Th 7:00 am-1:00 pm 05/19 $14.00 602135-78


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