The city of Las Vegas has a number of events planned for this weekend to celebrate Father’s Day.
Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 North J Street, is planning an afternoon of activities starting at 1 p.m. Thursday. Advance registration is required. It is for people 50 years and older. The cost is $1 per person. Call 229-6125, to register.
East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 North Eastern Avenue, is hosting a Ward 3 Fit for Life Father’s Day Family Fun Festival.
The event is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. There will be light refreshments and live music.
The festival is also a chance to double check dad’s health. Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Coffin has partnered with Ventanilla de Salud Program and the Nevada Youth Alliance to offer free health screenings, including diabetes and blood pressure checks. There will also be flu shots, vaccinations, eye exams and massages.