Community Calendar Oct. 1-7, 2015

The Virgin Valley Tea Party will be having a special speaker for its upcoming meeting. The speaker will be Niger Innis. Innis serves as the National Spokesman for the Congress of Racial Equality and co-chairs the Affordable Coalition of Latino and … [Read more...]

Church Calendar October 2015

The time has come again for the annual Blessing of the Animals.  Fr. Tom Ryan will be celebrating this annual event at 10:00 a.m. in the church parking lot. Free photos will be taken by the statue of St. Francis located at the parking lot entrance … [Read more...]

Eight Galleries join in Mesquite Fine Arts Invitational

The Mesquite Fine Arts Invitational was held during the month of September and included entries from eight galleries throughout southern Utah and Nevada. This year’s Invitational included art from Boulder City Art Guild, Dixie Watercolor S … [Read more...]

Artists Association begins night classes and meetings

A “Stay Smart with Art” program for adults begins Oct. 3 at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery. This program will offer classes in Oil and Acrylic Painting, Watercolors, Pastels, Colored Pencil, Print Making, Pencil Drawing and 3D art.  For more info … [Read more...]

All That Glitters Is the Mesquite Toes Gold

The Mesquite Toes Tap Team traveled to Las Vegas on Sep. 27 to compete in the Nevada Senior Games.  The ladies set out with one goal in mind, to bring home the winning gold medals and that is exactly what they did. This group of men and women were … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Sept. 24-30, 2015

There are still tickets available for the Mesquite Madness Charity Dinner & Auction, to be held this Saturday, September 26, at the CasaBlanca Resort.  For $35 per person, or $325 for a table of 10, you can enjoy an exciting evening with good … [Read more...]

Mesquite Kids “Get Smart With Art”

“Although some may regard art education as a luxury, simple creative activities are some of the building blocks of child development,” stated Grace Hwang Lynch in an article published on the PBS Parents web site. The Virgin Valley Artists Ass … [Read more...]

Blair Adams named new Mesquite Arts Council President

Blair Adams is the new President of the Mesquite Arts Council (MAC) and a newly married man. But at the age of 80, with over 60 years of musical experience behind him, over 1000 performances to his credit here in Mesquite and his many years serving … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Sept. 17-23, 2015

The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District has partnered with Nevada Community Prevention Coalition (NCPC) to present "Managing New Seasons".  Managing New Seasons is a grant funded senior wellness education program.  The program is free and open to … [Read more...]

Walk in Memory / Walk for Hope grows again

Walk in Memory/Walk for Hope was a huge success in Mesquite.  It’s success in raising support and community awareness for the prevention of suicide was evident by the larger number of supporters who showed up for the 4th annual event than the number o … [Read more...]