Festival kicks off holiday season

If the Christmas decorations in the stores before Halloween weren’t evidence enough that the holiday season is upon us there should would have been no doubt after attending the Festival of Trees which was Sponsored by the Mesquite Arts Council and h … [Read more...]

First Symphony performance reveals local need for quality entertainment

The question, what makes our community a great place to live can easily be answered by looking at the vitality of the arts around us.   Public arts competition, exhibits and education, community festivals, dance, live theatre, museums and galleries, a … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Nov. 20 – 26, 2014

Ladies who have reached the age of elegance, 60 +, who would like to compete for the chance to represent Mesquite in the Ms. Senior Nevada Pageant must first become Ms. Senior Mesquite. How do you become Ms. Senior Mesquite?  You must attend an … [Read more...]

Larry LeMieux and the Mesquite Concert Series Go Country

The Mesquite Concert Series took the stage last Friday and Saturday at the Mesquite Community Theatre to begin its 2014-15 season. And just like Donny and Marie, this season opener is going a little bit country and a little bit … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Nov. 13 – 19, 2014

With Veteran’s Day coming to a close, take a minute or an hour to visit the various places around Mesquite where they honor our Veterans. Take some time to explore the Mesquite Veterans Center, they have a thrift store to raise money for veterans i … [Read more...]

Roadhouse returns with a vengeance

On Thursday, November 6 a little bit of Vegas came to the Eureka Casino in the form of the Roadhouse Show. Venezia Entertainment has been bringing professional Las Vegas performers to the Mesquite Community Theatre Stage for many years so it was … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Nov. 6 – 12, 2014

Venezia Entertainment is known for bringing top notch Las Vegas specialty shows to the Mesquite area and for the first time V.E. is teaming up with the Eureka Casino to bring shows to a brand new venue; on the stage at the Eureka Buffet. Venezia, … [Read more...]

Church Calendar November 2014

Send all your special church activities to tphilswife@aol.com.  I’ll help you get the word out to your parishioners or those visiting Mesquite who would like to worship with you. We print the Church Calendar the first Thursday of every month in the … [Read more...]

Volunteers Do Make a Difference

As mentioned in a previous article, “Mesquite is a town full of civic organizations and non-profit groups.”  These groups and those volunteer opportunities focus mainly on adult or family situations and events. This article is about a different vol … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Oct. 30 – Nov. 5, 2014

Kids of all ages can have some scary Halloween fun at the Eureka Hotel’s Shreek-Reeka.  There will be a haunted house along with tons of candy and maybe even a few games for the kiddies. Come on out and join the Eureka along with various no … [Read more...]