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Untitled - Elaine R. Wiser


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									                                                          THE VEGAS LOWDOWN
         as Vegas, a Spanish word that means

L        “the meadows,” is more than just a
         city of gaming. It is a place where lives
         are created and families are raised
everyday. Dubbed “the fastest growing metro-
politan city in the U.S.,” there has been a
                                                                     Population Clark County
                                                                     Average Age of Adults
steady growth in the Valley for many years with
no signs of slowing down; with focus on educa-
tion, community outreach programs, trans-                            Median Household Income
portation, senior care and our youth.                                               $45,607
A land that maintains a steady climate and is                        Percent Population Married
not ravaged by natural disasters, combined
with an appealing tax structure, has been entic-
ing new companies to “set up shop” giving                            Population Who Has Children
Las Vegas a bursting economy that has attract-
ed more than 750,000 new residents to the
Valley since the early nineties.
                                                         The latest population prediction in the Las Vegas
Las Vegas to many has become a new begin-                       Valley is 2 million people by 2005.
ning. Come join us in our “Oasis in the
                                                     w hw h y arepeople live?
                                                        e r e do people here?
                                                     New residents come from all parts of the country,
                                                     w t 3 8 % relocating from California. Why are
                                                     people so eager to move to Las Vegas?

                                                                              Like the Area
                                                                      13.9%   To Live Near Relatives
                                                                      13.1%                 ietl
                                                                              For a Better L f s y e
               Las Vegas is the County Seat of Clark                  13.1%   Retirement
               County, Nevada and rises 2,174 feet above
               sea level.
                h iy s.
               Tect i..                                            64.7%   Single Family Homes
                                                                   16.2%   Apartment
                       290   miles NE of Los Angeles               11.8%   Condo/Townhome
                       378   miles NW of Phoenix
                       675   miles SE of San Francisco              2.4%   Mobile Homes
                       447   miles S of Reno                        1.4%   2 - 4plex
               Las Vegas sees sunshine 8 5 % of the year
               (roughly 310 days) with low humidity and                  62.3% Own Homes
               only 4.47 inches of rainfall per year.
                                                                         37.7% Rent
               Average high    80 F
               Average low     58 F
                                                     Average Apartment Rent        $857.17
                                                     Average Price Per Home        $252,093
                                                     Average Square Footage        2,059

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                                                                 THE VEGAS LOWDOWN
cost of living analysis
                    Composite   Sales              State     Average Unemployment    Median       Median Home
                      Index      Tax            Income Tax   Electricity Rate     Family Income   Purchase Price

   Las Vegas, NV       80       7%                No Tax      $50       3.30%       $45,607        $252,093
   Phoenix, AZ         87       7%                 $906       $66       2.60%       $34,172        $190,000
   Seattle, WA        108       9%                No Tax      $30       3.10%       $39,860        $260,000
   Denver, CO         135       7%                $1,550      $53       2.60%       $32,038        $320,000
   Tucson, AZ          81       7%                 $906       $66       2.30%       $27,208        $172,000
   Boise, ID           99       5%                $2,025      $35       3.30%       $35,663        $212,000
   Reno, NV            88       7%                No Tax      $62       2.80%       $36,200        $210,000
   Sacramento, CA     101       8%                 $517       $59       4.10%       $33,087        $250,000
   San Diego, C A     136       8%                 $517       $78       3.20%       $39,318        $340,000

                  personal income tax
                  state income tax
                  inheritance tax
                   it r sae ae
                  gf o ett txs

Low taxes in Nevada have made           mine the assessed value, multi-             Payments are made quarterly
Las Vegas the place to be for           ply the taxable value of the home           and due as follows:
industrial     and   professional       ($100,000) by the assessment
growth, as inventory or corporate       ratio (35%):                                          1st Quarter
taxes are levied.                                                                        3rd Monday of August
                                        $100,000 X .35              =   $35,000
The Assessor’s office of Clark          assessed value                                        2nd Quarter
County determines the value of                                                           1st Monday of October
each parcel of land wether              To calculate the tax, multiply the
improved or unimproved. The             assessed value by the tax rate                         3rd Quarter
value is multiplied by 35% to           ($3.2546 per hundred dollars of                  1st Monday of January
acquire the assessed value of           assessed value).
property.                                                                        4th Quarter
                                   $35,000 (assessed value) x               1st Monday of March
Property taxes are figured by mul- .032546 (tax rate) = $1,139
tiplying the assessed value by the taxes for the 2001-02 fiscal year.
tax rate, which for the 2001-2002
tax year was on average $3.25
per $100 of assessed value.
                                        who’s doing

                                                   Self-Employed Professional                9.0%

                                                   Employed Full-Time - Hotel/Gaming       13.1%
To calculate the tax on your                       Employed Full-Time - Non-Hotel/Gaming 32.3%
home, let's assume you have a                      Employed Part-Time                        5.8%
home with a taxable value of                       Currently Not Employed                    4.5%
$100,000, located in the City of                   Retired with Part-Time Employment         2.5%
Las Vegas. The tax rate for 2001-                  Retired without Employment              23.6%
                                                   Student                                   3.0%
02 in the City is $3.2546 per hun-
                                                   Homemaker                                 6.2%
dred of assessed value. To deter-

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                                                      THE VEGAS LOWDOWN

A V E R A G E                         U T I L I T I E S
 NV Energy                              Electric Power    $98.00

 Southwest Gas                          Natural Gas       $36.00

 Embarq                                 Telephone         $23.00

 Las Vegas Valley Water District        Water             $28.00

 Clark County Sanitation                Sewer             $16.00

 Republic Service of Southern Nevada    Waste Disposal    $11.00

           2008 Statistics                                         How Old are the Homes?
Single Family Home                                                 0-12 mos.       7.6%
Average Sales Price        $319,099                                1-5 years       27.8%
Median Square Footage      1,957                                   6-10 years      18.9%
Recorded Sales             42,488                                  11-15 years     12.2%
Owner Occupied             80%                                     16-20 years     11.3%
                                                                   21 or more      22.2%
Condo / Townhouse
Average Sales Price        $202,461
Median Square Footage      1,347
Recorded Sales             1,155        clark county population
Owner Occupied             53%
                                        2001                   1,498,279
Avg Monthly Apartment
Rental Rate                $807.32
                                         2002                      1,578,332

                                         2003                        1,641,529

                                         2004                          1,715,025

                                         2005                              1,796,380


                                         2007                                        1,954,319


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    5857 E. FLAMINGO RD. LAS VEGAS, NV 89122                6226 W. SAHARA AVE. L AS VEGAS, NV 89102
                  702-458-1180                              24-HOUR CUSTOMER SERVICE: 702-367-5555
                                                             PARA SERVICIO EN ESPAÑOL: 702-367-5554
      CITY OF NORTH L AS VEGAS WATER ,                              TOLL FREE: 800-331-3103
             SEWER & GARBAGE                                          TDD: 702-367-5080
    P.O. BOX 4086 NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV 89030
                 702-633-1484                                   SOUTHWEST GAS CORPORATION
                                                         4300 W. TROPICANA AVE. LAS VEGAS, NV 89103
      CITY OF L AS VEGAS SEWER SERVICES                       CUSTOMER SERVICE: 702-365-1555
    3RD FLOOR, CITY HALL 400 E. STEWART AVE.                   GENERAL OFFICES: 702-876-7011
             LAS VEGAS, NV 89101
                 702-229-1289                                   REPUBLIC SERVICES OF NEVADA
                                                             770 E. SAHARA AVE. LAS VEGAS, NV 89104
      L AS VEGAS VALLEY WATER DISTRICT                           GENERAL OFFICE: 702-735-5151
    1001 S. VALLEY VIEW, L AS VEGAS, NV 89153
        CUSTOMER SERVICE: 702-870-4194
                                                                EMBARQ TELEPHONE COMPANY
             COX COMMUNICATIONS                                    RESIDENTIAL PHONE SERVICE
 121 S. MARTIN L. KING BLVD. L AS VEGAS, NV 89106        330 S. VALLEY VIEW BLVD. L AS VEGAS, NV 89107
                  702-383-4000                                  CUSTOMER SERVICE: 702-244-7400
                                                                  TOLL FREE: 1-800-877-7077

                                                                          ACM, INC.
           CITY OF HENDERSON                           605 OAKMONT DR ., SUITE 2402 L AS VEGAS, NV 89109
                                                                      CORRECT NUMBER?
                                                                   MGC COMMUNICATIONS
               CITY HALL OFFICE                             3301 N. BUFFALO RD. LAS VEGAS, NV 89129
           240 S. WATER ST., ROOM 207                                    702-310-3100
             HENDERSON NV 89015
                  702-267-5900                                       NEVADA TELEPHONE
                                                             1700 S. MAIN ST., L AS VEGAS, NV 89104

       BOULDER CITY UTILITIES                                       PROCELL ELECTRONICS
                                                        4685 E. CHARLESTON BLVD. LAS VEGAS, NV 89104
              WATER & ELECTRIC                                         702-457-8111
               401 CALIFORNIA AVE.
             BOULDER CITY, NV 89005

                                                                                 5 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide

                             U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
             General Information Hotline: 800-275-8777 Web site: www.usps.gov

       OFFICE                          LOCATION                  ZIP SERVED
       Las Vegas Main Office           1001 E. Sunset Road        89193
       Airport Station                 McCarran Int’l Airport     89111
       Blue Diamond                    Blue Diamond Road          89004
       Bonanza Station                 901 W. Bonanza Road        89106 - 89127
       Boulder City                    1101 Colorado St.          89005 - 89006
       Downtown Station                301 Stewart Ave.           89101 - 89125
       East Las Vegas                  4948 S. Mountain Vista     89112 - 89121
                                                                  89122 - 89160
       Federal Station                 300 Las Vegas Blvd. South 89101
       Garside                         1801 S. Decatur Blvd.      89102 - 89107
       Green Valley Station            2722 N. Green Valley Pwky 89012 - 89014
                                                                  89016 - 89104
       Henderson                       404 S. Boulder Highway     89009 - 89011
       Huntridge Station               3115 E. Olive St.          89104 - 89116
       Meadow Mesa Station             4904 Camino Al Norte       89031
       Nellis AFB Branch                                          89191
       North Las Vegas                 1414 E. Lake Mead Blvd.    89030 - 89031
                                                                  89033 - 89036
       Paradise Valley                 4975 S. Swenson St.        89109 - 89119
       Red Rock Vista                  2449 N. Tenaya Way         89108 - 89129
                                                                  89130 - 89101
       Spring Valley                   3375 S. Rainbow Blvd       89103 - 89113
                                                                  89117 - 89180
       Strip Station                   3100 S. Industrial Rd      89114

       Summerlin Station               1611 Spring Gate Lane       89128 - 89134
                                                                   89137 - 89138
       Sunrise Carrier Unit            4885 E. Carey Ave           89110 - 89115

       Sunset Carrier Unit             950 S. Pilot Road Ste I     89118 - 89120
                                                                   89123 - 89139
       University Branch               4632 S. Maryland Parkway    89170

6 • Equity Title of Nevada

POPULATION GROWTH,                          combined with                   NEWSPAPERS
great jo b potential , ensu res the c ontinued success La s
Vegas has experienced well into the new millennium. The                    Las Vegas Weekly
industries in const ruction, manufacturing, durable and         2290 Corporate Circle Henderson, NV 89014
non - durable goods, wholesale and re tail, education,                        702-259-4180
housing, public administration and transportation
exhibit the greatest employment potential in La s Vegas                    Las Vegas CityLife
with over 35.8 million visitors and more than 3.8 million                Las Vegas Press Ste. 111
con- ventionees comin g to Las Vegas in 2000 pumping
over $36 million into the local economy, conventions and           1385 Pama Lane Las Vegas, NV 89119
tourism have continued to be the city’s top industries.                       702-871-6780
As the steady growth of Las Vegas c ontinues, the cit y’s               Las Vegas Business Press
economic future through the next decade is quite strong.            3335 Wynn Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89102
With no signs of slowing down , more and more people                          702-383-0211
from all over the country are calling Las Vegas home.
For additional information on employment opportunities,                Las Vegas Review Journal
write to:                                                        1111 W. Bonanza Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89106
Nevada State Employment Services                                              702-383-0211
135 South Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101                                                            Las Vegas Sun
                                                                800 S. Valley View Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89107
Sheriff ’s Card If you are working in the gaming industry, it
is mandatory in the state o f Nevada to have a Sh eriff ’s                       702-385-3111
Card. To obtain one you must be gainfully employed. Your
employer will provide you with a referral for a three year
issuance. For more information you may contact:                               AIRPORTS
Sheriff ’s Card
601 E. Fremont Street                                               McCarran International Airport
Las Vegas, NV 89101                                                    5757 Wayne Newton Blvd.
Health Cards This car d is mandatory for any a nd all
food/beverage han dlers, tattoo art ists, child and a dult            Henderson Executive Airport
care attendants, or massage therapists. In order to obtain              1400 Executive Airport Dr.
a Health Card, you must complete an application. All food                     702-261-4800
handler applicants will receive a Hepatitis A vaccination.
Applicants for ch ild or adult c are will als o receive the              North Las Vegas Airport
vaccination as well as a skin test or x-ray for Tuberculosis.                2730 Airport Dr.
All applicants mus t attend a 1.5 hr class and mo vie
within 30 of applying for a Health Card. A temporary card                     702-261-3806
is issued until class completion. The card costs $30 valid
for 3 years. For more information contact:
Clark County Health Department                                              BUS SERVICE
625 Shadow Lane                                                           Citizens Area Transit
Las Vegas, NV 89127
                                                                           CAT Buses operate:
Techniques of Alco hol Management Anyone who sells,                   5:30am - 1:30am 7 days a week
gives away, moves around or makes decisions regarding                 Some routes have 24hr service
alcohol as well as Secur ity Officers, must have a val id                  INFO: 702-228-7433
TAM card. To obtain a TAM card you must attend a 4hr
class, pass a test and pay $18 for five year validity.
For more information contact:
TAM of Southern Nevada
557 E. Sahara Ave. #223
Las Vegas, NV 89104

                                                                                       7 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
      1401 E. Flamingo         6301 W. Charleston
                                                        JAMES I GIBSON BRANCH
     Las Vegas, NV 89119       Las Vegas, NV 89102
                                                           280 W. Water St
        702-507-3400              702-507-3990
                                                         Henderson, NV 89015
      ENTERPRISE LIBRARY     WEST LAS VEGAS LIBRARY         702-565-8402
     25 E. Shelbourne Ave    951 W. Lake Mead Blvd
                                                           PITTMAN BRANCH
     Las Vegas, NV 89123      Las Vegas, NV 89106
                                                            1608 Moser Dr
         702-507-3760            702-507-3980
                                                         Henderson, NV 89015
      WHITNEY LIBRARY        NORTH LAS VEGAS LIBRARY         702-565-5816
      5175 E. Tropicana        2300 Civic Center Dr
     Las Vegas, NV 89122      N. Las Vegas, NV 89030      BOULDER CITY
        702-507-4010               702-633-1070             DISTRICT
 3797 N. Green Valley Pkwy      14 Cottonwood Dr           813 Arizona St
   Henderson, NV 89104             702-875-4295         Boulder City, NV 89005
       702-507-3790            BUNKERVILLE LIBRARY          702-293-1281
      RAINBOW LIBRARY            150 W. Virgin St
      3150 N. Buffalo Dr          702-346-5238
                                                         OTHER LIBRARY
     Las Vegas, NV 89108
                              GOOD SPRINGS LIBRARY
        702-507-3710                                     MOAPA TOWN LIBRARY
                              365 W. San Pedro Ave
                                                            1340 E. Hwy 168
    SAHARA WEST LIBRARY           702-874-1366
       9600 W. Sahara             715 Gretta Ln           350 N. Moapa Valley
    Las Vegas, NV 89117            702-879-3845              702-397-2690
                                LAUGHLIN LIBRARY       MOUNT CHARLESTON LIBRARY
    SPRING VALLEY LIBRARY       2840 Needles Hwy           1252 Aspen Ave
        4280 S. Jones             702-507-4060              702-872-5585
     Las Vegas, NV 89103
                                MESQUITE LIBRARY         SANDY VALLEY LIBRARY
                               121 W. First North St      650 W. Quartz Ave
      SUMMERLIN LIBRARY           702-346-5224              702-723-5333
     1771 Inner Circle Dr                                SEARCHLIGHT LIBRARY
     Las Vegas, NV 89134                               200 Michael Wendell Ave
        702-507-3860                                        702-297-1442
       5400 Harris Ave
     Las Vegas, NV 89110

8 • Equity Title of Nevada


     3186 S. Maryland Pkwy              1409 E Lake Mead Blvd
      Las Vegas, NV 89109               N. Las Vegas, NV 89030
         702-731-8000                        702-649-7711
      1800 W Charleston                  5400 S. Rainbow Blvd
     Las Vegas, NV 89106                 Las Vegas, NV 89118
        702-383-2000                         702-853-3000
       620 Shadow Lane                     MEDICAL CENTER
     Las Vegas, NV 89106              West Sunset Road at I - 215
         702-386-0178                  4616 W. Sahara Ave. #335
                                         Las Vegas, NV 89102

     5900 W. Rochelle Ave.              2075 E Flamingo Rd.
      Las Vegas, NV 89103               Las Vegas, NV 89119
         702-364-1111                       702-733-8800
      Rose de Lima Campus                  3100 N Tenaya
       102 E Lake Mead Dr.              LasVegas, NV 89129
      Henderson, NV 89015                   702-255-5000
                                  SUMMERLIN HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CTR.
  ST. ROSE DOMINICAN HOSPITAL             657 Town Center
         Siena Campus                   Las Vegas, NV 89134
       3001 St. Rose Pkwy.                  702-233-7000
      Henderson, NV 89052
                                        BOULDER CITY HOSPITAL
                                          901 Adams Blvd.
   SOUTHERN HILLS HOSPITAL              Boulder City, NV 89005
      9300 W. Sunset Rd.                    702-293-4111
     Las Vegas, NV 89148

                                                  9 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
   Items Needed for License & Re gistration Tra nsfers         Driving Tests
                                                               All applicants take a vision test. Other tests will be
   [ ] Your Valid, State-Issued Drivers License                waived if:
   This must contain your name and date of birth.                   •You are age 25 or older and have no special
   If your license is expired, suspended or revoked, call to         restrictions.
   determine what you need to do.                                   •Your out-of-state license is valid and you are
   [ ] Proof of Your Social Security Number                          applying for the same class of license.
   If your social security number is not printed on your            •You have no more than 2 moving violations and no
   drivers license, you will need to bring your social               suspensions, revocations, cancellations or denials
   security card.                                                    in the past 4 years.
                                                               If you do not meet these requirements, you will have to
   [ ] Nevada Liability Insurance Card                         take a written test and a skills test. License applications
   Out of state insurance is not acceptable.                   are checked with the national Problem Driver Pointer
   Make sure the name(s) on your insurance and                 System. Special license, testing and endorsements are
   registration match exactly.                                 required to tow multiple trailers or trailers in excess of
   [ ] Smog Check Certificate if Needed                        10,000 pounds.
   Exemptions include vehicles based in rural areas,           Motor Voter
   motorcycles, vehicles older than 1968, alternative fuel     Register to vote while applying for your drivers license.
   vehicles and new vehicles registered less than two years.
                                                               Handicapped Parking
   [ ] Your Current Registration Slip(s)                       Nevada issues a placard which can be used on any
   Nearly all trailers must be registered and titled.          vehicle or special license plates. The disabled resident
   [ ] Title(s), Unless Held By Lienholder                     must obtain a DMV application and have it signed by a
   You have the option of retaining your out-of-state title.   licens ed physician. Placards are also av ailable for
   We strongly suggest getting a Nevada title if possible.     short-term disabilities.

   [ ] VIN Check(s)                                            Personalized/Specialty License Plates
   Vehicle Identification Number inspections are done at       Personalized plates are limited to 7 letters and / or
   DMV offices. In Las Vegas, drive to the inspection          numbers. Spec ialty plates are av ailable for Nevada
   station outside the main office first.                      universities, veterans, Purple Heart rec ipients, Ex
                                                               Prisoners of War, classic cars and a nu mber of special
   [ ] Your Out-of-State License Plates                        groups and charitable causes.
   Bring them into the office with you.
                                                               Motorcycles & Mopeds
   [ ] Fees–Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa, MC                 Motorcyclists are required to wear helmets and possess
   Call us with your VIN for an estimate of registration       a Class M license. N evada transfers most moto rcycle
   fees, which are partially based on vehicle value.           endorsements. Mopeds 50cc or less, with le ss than 2
                                                               horsepower, do not have to be registered and y ou do
                                                               not need a Class M license. However, you must have a
                                                               valid Class C or higher license.
         DMV FULL SERVICE OFFICES                              Boats
                 DMV INFOLINE: 702-486-4DMV                    Water vessels are registered with the Nevada Division
                       (702-486-4368)                          of Wildlife. Call 486-5127. Trailers are registered with
          8250 W. Flamingo • Las Vegas, NV 89147
            8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sat.
      1399 American Pacific • Henderson, NV 89074
          8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sat.
            2701 E. Sahara • Las Vegas, NV 89104
            8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sat.
           7170 N. Decatur • Las Vegas, NV 89131
            8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sat.

10 • Equity Title of Nevada

                          PLACES OF                             PLACES OF
ANGLICAN                          1    FULL GOSPEL                      5
ADVENT CHRISTIAN                  1    HISPANIC                         1
ADVENTIST                         4    INDEPENDENT                      3
AMERICAN APOSTOLIC                1    INTERFAITH                       1
APOSTOLIC                         20   ISLAMIC MOSQUES                  2
ASSEMBLIES OF GOD                 18   JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES              12
BAPTIST                           39   JEWSIH
BAPTIST-AMERICAN                  2      SYNAGOGUES-INDEPENDENT         1
BAPTIST G.A.R.B.C                 1      SYNAGOGUES-OTHODOX             2
BAPTIST-SOUTHERN                  35   LUTHERAN                         25
BIBLE                             3    LUTHERAN-MISSOURI SYNOD          4
BUDDHIST                          6    METHODIST                        1
CATHOLIC                          12   METHODIST-UNITED                 12
CATHOLIC-BYZANTINE                3    NAZARENE                         3
CATHOLIC-LATIN RITE               3    NON-DENOMINATIONAL               96
CATHOLIC-ROMAN                    21   ORTHODOX                         2
CHARISMATIC                       4    ORTHODOX EASTERN                 5
CHRISTIAN                         32   PENTECOSTAL                      9
CHRISTIAN & MISSIONARY ALLIANCE   3    OF AMERICA                       2
CHRISTIAN REFORMED                2    PENTECOSTAL HOLINESS             4
CHURCH OF CHRIST                  10   PENTECOSTAL-UNITED               5
CHURCH OF CHRIST UNITED           3    PRESBYTERIAN                     6
CHURCH OF GOD                     3    PRESBYTERIAN-KOREAN              2
CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF              PRESBYTERIAN-USA                 6
LATTER DAY SAINTS                 71   RELIGIOUS SCIENCE                6
COMMUNITY                         8    SCIENCE OF MIND                  2
CONGREGATIONAL                    4    SCIENTOLOGY                      3
COPTIC ORTHODOX                   1    SPIRITUAL SCIENCE                1
DISCIPLES OF CHRIST               1    SPIRITUALIST                     2
EASTERN ORTHODOX                  1    SYNAGOGUES-MESSIANIC             5
EPISCOPAL                         10   UNIFICATION                      1
EVANGELICAL                       2    UNITARIAN-UNIVERSALIST           1
EVANGELICAL COVENANT              1    UNITY                            4
EVANGELICAL FREE                  2    UNIVERSAL RELIGION               1
FOR THE DEAF                      1    VARIOUS DENOMINATIONS            5
FOURSQUARE                        7    WORD                             1
FOURSQUARE GOSPEL                 5

                                                                             11 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
ORGANIZATION OR GALLERY                     ADDRESS                            PHONE
ADDI GALLERIES INTERNATIONAL                2901 S. Las Vegas Blvd.            702-796-6552
AMERICAN NEVADA CORP. OUTDOOR SCULPTURES    Throughout Green Valley            NA
ART DE VIGNETTES                            3200 S. Las Vegas Blvd.            702-221-8350
ART ENCOUNTER                               3979 Spring Mountain Rd.           702-227-0220
ARTS FACTORY                                107 E. Charleston Blvd.            702-676-1111
BASSETT STUDIOS                             107 E. Charleston Blvd.            702-382-8480
BELLAGIO GALLERY OF FINE ART                3600 Las Vegas Blvd. S.            702-693-7111
BERNARD K. PASSMAN GALLERY                  3700 W. Flamingo Rd.               702-791-3376
BOULDER CITY ART GUILD AND GALLERY          1305 Arizona St. Boulder City      702-293-2138
BURNHAM GALLERY                             3149 Burnham Ave.                  702-732-2326
CARRARA GALLERIES                           1236 S. Rainbow Blvd.              702-877-4299
CENTAUR SCULPTURE GALLERIES                 3200 S. Las Vegas Blvd.            702-737-1234
COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN NEVADA        500 S. Grand Central Pkwy.         702-455-4856
CHARLESTON HEIGHTS ARTS CENTER GALLERY      800 S. Brush St.                   702-229-6383
CONTEMPORARY ARTS COLLECTIVE                101 E. Charleston Blvd.            702-382-3886
DONNA BEAM FINE ART GALLERY                 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.             702-895-3893
GALLERY DI SORRENTO                         3500 S. Las Vegas Blvd.            702-369-8000
GALLERY OF SCULPTURES & ANTIQUES            4230 S. Decatur Blvd. Ste. F       702-221-4868
GATE C. EXHIBITION AREA                     McCarran International Airport     702-455-4856
HENDERSON ART ASSOCIATION                   10 W. Pacific Henderson            702-568-5655
IMAGES OF NATURE                            3663 LV Blvd. S. #400              702-731-0503
JESSE METCALF GALLERY                       UNLV Alumni Center                 702-895-3621
LASSEN GALLERY                              3500 S. Las Vegas Blvd.            702-731 -6900
LEFT OF CENTER ART GALLERY & STUDIO         2207 W. Gowan Rd.                  702-647-7378
OLD TOWN GALLERY                            10 W. Pacific Henderson            702-568-5655
REED WHIPPLE CULTURAL CENTER                821 Las Vegas Blvd. N.             702-229-6211
REGAL ART GALLERY                           3315 E. Russell Rd., Ste. K        702-436-4146
RON LEE'S WORLD OF CLOWNS GALLERY           3663 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Ste. 85   702-434-3920
ROYAL BRONZE                                3336 Spring Mountain Rd.           702-365-9500
THOMAS KINKADE GALLERY                      3663 S. Las Vegas Blvd.            702-732-3638
VIGNETTES                                   5460 Desert Paint Dr.              702-221-8350
WINCHESTER GALLERY                          3130 S. McLeod Dr.                 702-455-7340
THE WYNN COLLECTION                         3145 Las Vegas Blvd. S.            702-733-4100

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MUSEUM                                       ADDRESS                                 PHONE
ATOMIC TESTING MUSEUM                        755 E. Flamingo Rd.                     702-794-5151
BOULDER CITY HOOVER DAM MUSEUM               1305 Arizona St. Boulder City           702-294-1988
BRUNO’S INDIAN & TURQUOISE MUSEUM            1306 Nevada Hwy. Boulder City           702-293-4865
CARROLL SHELBY MUSEUM                        6755 Speedway Rd.                       702-643-3000
CASINO LEGENDS HALL OF FAME                  Tropican Hotel/Casino                   702-739-5444
CHILDRENS ART MUSEUM OF NEVADA               100 St. Jude’s St. Boulder City         702-294-7172
CLARK COUNTY HERITAGE MUSEUM                 1830 S. Boulder Hwy. Henderson          702-455-7955
DEBBIE REYNOLDS HOLLYWOOD MOVIE MUSEUM       305 Convention Center Dr.               702-733-2243
ELVIS-A-RAMA MUSEUM                          3401 Industrial Rd.                     702-309-7200
GALLERY OF HISTORY                           3200 Las Vegas Blvd.                    702-731-0785
GEORGE L. STURMAN MUSEUM OF FINE ART         107 E. Charleston Blvd.                 702-384-2615
GUGGENHEIM-HERMITAGE                         Venetian Hotel/Casino                   702-414-2440
GUINNESS WORLD OF RECORDS MUSEUM             2780 S. Las Vegas Blvd.                 702-796-0640
HISPANIC MUSEUM OF NEVADA                    1332 Hill Spring Ct. N. Las Vegas       702-229-6383
IMPERIAL PALACE AUTO COLLECTION              Imperial Palace Hotel/Casino            702-794-3174
KING TUTANKHAMEN’S TOMB & MUSEUM             Luxor Hotel/Casino                      702-262-4000
LAS VEGAS ART MUSEUM                         9600 W. Sahara                          702-360-8000
LAS VEGAS HISTORIC MUSEUM                    3801 S. Las Vegas Blvd.                 702-739-5444
LAS VEGAS INTERNATIONAL SCOUT MUSEUM         2915 W. Charleston Blvd.                702-878-7268
LAS VEGAS NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM             900 N. Las Vegas Blvd.                  702-384-3466
LIBERACE MUSEUM                              1775 E. Tropicana Ave.                  702-798-5595
LIED DISCOVERY CHILDREN’S MUSEUM             833 N. Las Vegas Blvd.                  702-382-5437
LOST CITY MUSEUM OF ARCHEOLOGY               721 S. Moapa Valley Blvd Overton 702-397-2193
LOWDEN’S VETERANS’ CENTER & MUSEUM           3333 Cambridge St.                      702-369-5790
MADAME TUSSAUD’S CELEBRITY ENCOUNTER         3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd.                 702-367-1847
MAGIC & MOVIE HALL OF FAME                   3555 Las Vegas Blvd.                    702-737-1343
MARJORIE BARRICK MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY   4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.                  702-895-3381
MCCARRAN AVIATION HISTORY MUSEUM             McCarran International Airport          702-261-5211
NEON MUSEUM                                  Fremont Street Experience               702-2995366
NEVADA STATE MUSEUM & HISTORICAL SOCIETY     700 Twin Lakes Dr.                      702-486-5205
NEVADA TEST SITE HISTORY CENTER              2612 Losee Rd N. Las Vegas              702-295-1198
OLD LAS VEGAS MORMON FORT                    500 W. Washington Ave.                  702-486-3511
SOUTHERN NEVADA MUSEUM OF FINE ART           1000 E. Sahara Ave.                     702-240-2777
ST. JUDE’S RANCH AUTO MUSEUM                 100 St. Jude’s St. Boulder City         702-294-7111
THUNDERBIRD MUSEUM                           Nellis AFB                              702-652-9902
WALKER AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSEUM               705 W. Van Buren                        702-647-2242

                                                                               13 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
                                    RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES
   You’re in Las Vegas and you want something to do, well, you’ll be glad to know that there’s a lot more to Las Vegas
   than just gambling. We have a variety of activities from golfto hiking, boating to skydiving and even some of th e
   most interesting museums and world class entertainment. All at your fingertips, right in your backyard. Also with
   Las Vegas’ geographical location, you are just a short drive away from Utah, Arizona and California. Wether you
   are a teen, elderly or a family, there’s always something for everyone to enjoy.

 NATIONAL PARKS                                                 broad expanses of open water, along with kayaking
  We have several National P arks in th e area th at            and canoeing. Of course, swimming is a major form
  you will want to explore and discover for your self.          of water recreation durin g summer months w hen
  Year-round these parks are a marvel of nature and             lake tempera tures warm into the 80-degree range.
  provide some breathtaking vistas that make for                No lifegu ards are present. Fishing e nthusiasts can
  some great photo o pps. Listed below are names o f            find some excellent s port f ishing at Lake Mead,
  some National Parks that are located in the area.             including varieties like la rgemouth bass, r ainbow
                                                                trout, striped bass, c hannel catfi sh, black crappie
  • Death Valley National Park                                  and bluegill. Only a few designated trails exist in the
  • Grand Canyon Nat'l Park – 602-638-7888                      park, allowing those with experience to go out and
  • Great Basin Nat'l Park                                      explore on their own with the help of detailed maps
  • Hoover Dam – 702-293-8367                                   and ins tructions to th e most popular ar eas. The
  • Lake Mead Nat'l Recreation Area – 702-293-8990              designated trails range from 0.5 to 1.25 miles. Short
  • Mt. Charleston – 702-872-5500                               desert hikes lead to places you will never see from a
  • Red Rock Nat'l Conservation Area – 702-515-5350             boat or car. One such place is th e area of color ful
                                                                sandstone forma tions n ear Red stone Picnic A rea
  For th e latest info rmation o n driving c onditions,         along Northshore Road. Another is a canyon where
  lodging, sig htseeing areas, and p ricing go to th e          Indian petroglyphs were carved in a rock wall
  National Park Service website at                              hundreds of yea rs ago. There area eig ht cam ping
  http://www.nps.gov/parks.html                                 sites at Lake Mead - Boulder Beach, Hemenway, Las
                                                                Vegas Bay, Katherine, Echo Bay, Callville Bay, Temple
                                                                Bar and Cot tonwood Cove. Th ere are also six RV
 L AKE MEAD                                                     campgrounds with hookups. Paddlers can take two
  Measuring 110-miles long, with a surface area of 274          river trips, one runs from Hoover Dam south
  square miles, the lake has mor e than 500-miles of            through Black Canyon on Lake Mohave; the other
  shore for the thousands who, each day, boat, swim,            begins in upper Lake Mead and explores the western
  water ski, hike and fish it. Access off Interstate 15 in      gorges of the Grand Canyon.
  Nevada; U.S. Highways 93 and 95 in Nevada and
  Arizona. Lake Mead N ational Recreation Area is               TOURS AND RENTALS
  located about 30 mil es south of Las Vegas via U.S.
  Highway 93. The lake and surrounding area boasts              Seven Crowns Resorts – 800-752-9669
  five developed beaches and marinas with                       Operates houseboat and power boat concessions at Lake
  campgrounds and other services, including Overton             Mead Marina, Echo Bay, Temple Bar, Arizona, and
  Beach, Echo Bay, Callville Bay, Las Vegas Bay, Temple         Katherine Landing on Lake Mohave, near Laughlin. Daily
  Bar a nd Boulder Beach . Boating of al l kind s and           houseboat rental rates range from $300-$400 depending
  personal wa ter craft use are popular within L ake            on season and size of boat. Weekly rates, $1,095 - $1,975.
  Mead NRA. Waterskiing is a favorite activity on the           Houseboats sleep 6-10 people. Bass, patio, small fishing
                                                                and ski boats. Ski and fishing tackle rentals.
14 • Equity Title of Nevada
Forever Resorts                                                power plant. The tour is not recommended for those
Operates houseboat and power boat concessions at               who suffer f rom claustrophobia or for t hose use
Callville Bay on Lake Mead and Cottonwood Cove on              pacemakers or defibulators.
Lake Mohave. Min. rental time f or houseboats is
three days, for power boats, two hours. Houseboats             For more information go to the Hoover Dam website
rentals $995-$3,595 for three or four nights; $1,200-          at http://www.hooverdam.com
$4,500 for seven nights, depending on season.
Powerboats, 16 and 20 foot, rent for $400-$1,100 per
week, $60-$350 per day and $60.00 per hour, all year.
For information: 800-255-5561

Also Lake Mead info: http://www.nps.gov/lame

Hoover Dam is 727 feet high, 1,244 feet long, 660 feet
thick at the base, and 45 feet thick at the crest. It weighs
5,500,000 tons and contains 3,250,000 cubic yards of
concrete. Located 30 miles south east of Las Vegas on
State Highway 93. A 400 passenger parking garage is
adjacent to the Visitor Center. Hoover Dam Visitor
Center is open every day of the year except for
Thanksgiving and Christmas from 9 a. m. to 5 p.m.

Parkig $5.00
Adults 17 to 61 $10.00
Adults over 62 $8.00
Military $8.00
Kids 7 to 16 $4.00
Kids under 6 Free

Your admission fee entitles you to the use of all facil-
ities and services, which include: 35 minute guided
tour, 25 minute historic film, exhibit hall and scenic
overlook (If you wish not to take the tour, an exhibit
ticket only is available for $4)
For Tour Reservations call

The tour through the dam and power plant is 1/2
mile and lasts fo r appro ximately 35 minutes. The
tour is fully accessible and wheelchairs are available.
You start the tour by descending 520 feet into th e
canyon wall and then walk through a tunnel into the

                                                                                         15 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
 RED ROCK                                                      FAVORITE SPOTS

  The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area               Bonnie Springs - Old Nevada
  is located 20 miles west of Las Vegas. With in               It is a priv ately owned enterprise featuring a
  the boundaries of the 197,000-acre area is a                 reproduction of an 1880 western mining town with
  13-mile scenic drive, ma ny miles of hiking tr ails,         gunfights, hangings, melodramas, silent movies,
  picnic a reas and a v isitors cent er with a n exhi bit      saloons, restaurants and displays.
  room and bookstore.                                          Spring Mountain State Park
                                                               Spring Mountain Ranch, a 520-acre area located at
  Red Rock's most significant geological feature is the        the base of Wilson Cliffs, offers historic tours, picnic
  Keystone Thrust Fault. About 65 million years a go,          sites and summer plays. The main house and
  two of the Earth's crustal plates collided with such         historic grounds are open on select days. The picnic
  force that pa rt of on plate of grey lime stone was          sites are open from 8 a.m. to dusk.
  thrust up and over the younger red sandstone. The
  fault ext ends from the Cottonwood Fault north to            Wildlife
  the vicinity of La Madre M ountain. The 13-mile              Numerous wildlife inhabit Red Rock Can yon. BLM
  scenic drive is a one - w ay road that also allows           officials ask vi sitors n ot to fe ed an y of th e wild
  bicycle traffic. Sightseeing and hiking tr ails can be       animals and warn that all animals can be dangerous,
  accessed from the parking areas on t he side of the          especially the burros. Feeding burros enc ourages
  road. The scenic drive is open daily from 7 a.m. to 8        them to congregate on roadways where many have
  p.m. The entry fee is $5 per carload, and you can also       been killed or injured by vehicles.
  purchase a $20 p ass that will last you 12 months.
  Entrance is free for those who walk or ride their bicycles   More info on Red Rock:
  through the gate. Golden Age, Gol den Access and             http://www.nv.blm.gov/vegas/redrock/red2.htm
  Golden Eagle Pass es are all valid at Red Rock .
  Bicycles are permitted only on designated roads and
  trails. The BLM advises cyclers to wear hel mets,
                                                               RECREATION CENTERS
  bright clothin g, carr y water, obe y traffic laws and       CITY OF LAS VEGAS
  pay attention to drivers who may be distracted.
                                                               Valley View Recreation Center
                                                               500 Harris Street

                                                               The center features a 40,000 Square Feet space ,
                                                               Gy mnasium, 3 Racque tball/Volleyball Courts, 6
                                                               Mee ting/Classrooms,             Multi - Fitness    Room,
                                                               Multi-Use Room , Game Room, and V ending A rea.
                                                               The first full-service recreation center to open in the
                                                               City of Henderson, th e Lor na J. Kesterson Valley
                                                               View Recrea tion C enter ser vices the Valley View
                                                               area. Located adjacent to Morrell Park. This center
                                                               services all ages in all areas o f interest, however is
                                                               best known as being the home for the Henderson’s
                                                               Civic Symphony. Monday through Friday 8 a. m. to 9
                                                               p . m., Sat 9 a. m. to 5p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5p.m.

16 • Equity Title of Nevada
Chuck Minker Sports Complex                             Silver Springs Recreation Center
(Next to Rivera Park)                                   1951 Silver Springs Parkway
275 N. Mojave Rd.                                       702-435-3814
                                                        Serving the entire Green Valley area of Henderson.
The Sports Complex features a Gy mnasium, 8             Whe ther it be tots to seniors, or teens to adults,
Racque tball courts, Cardiovascular equipment,          you will find it at this center which like any of
sauna & J acuzzi, 2 weight rooms, f ree & machine       the City's full-service recreation centers is open seven
weights, multipurpose room, video games, and            days a week. Thro ughout the summer months,
locker rooms. Gym and multipurpose room for rent.       enjoy the Silver Springs Outdoor Swimming
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., Saturday,    Pool as well. Features a 36,000 square feet of
9 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Sunday,10 a.m. - 4 p.m.            space, Gym, 3 Racquetball/Volleyball Co urts,
                                                        6 Meeting/Classrooms, Multi-Fitness Room Multi-Use
Doolittle Community Center                              Room, Game Room, Vending Area, and Clubhouse.
(Next to Doolittle Park)                                Monday through Friday 8 a. m. to 9 p.m., Saturday
1950 North J St .                                       9 a. m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
                                                        Whitney Ranch Recreation Center &
The recreational cent er features fitn ess room, full   Aquatic Complex
sized bask etball court, game roo m, gymnasium, 3       1575 Galleria Drive
meeting rooms, a conf erence room, and kit chen         702-450-5885
facilities. Hours of operation: Monday through
Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.   The center features 41,000 square feet space,
For more information please call.                       Gy mnasium, 3 Racque tball/Walleyball Courts,
                                                        2 Meeting rooms/ 3 Class rooms Dance & A erobics
HENDERSON                                               Room, Conference Room, Game Room Vending
                                                        Area, Comp uter Lab, and a Boys & Girls Club
Black Mountain Recreation Center and Aquatic            Satellite. It is the first to have a Boys & Girls Club
Complex                                                 Satellite Center and a comp uter lab. Monday
599 Greenway Road                                       through Friday 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to
702-565-2880                                            5 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The Black Mountain Recreation Center / Aquatic          Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve &
Complex is the first to sport a zero-depth              Water Reclamation Facility
entry aquatic complex which features a three            2400 Moser Drive
loop slide, interactive water apparatus and             Henderson, NV
raindrop waterfall. The complex features 41,000
Square Feet, Gym, 3 Racqu etball/Volleyball Courts,     Following the mapped trails you'll find several
6 Meeting/Classrooms, Multi - Fitness Room,             observation stations with benches and signage
Multi-Use Room, Ga me Room, Vending A rea, and          available for the convenience of bird watchers and
Beach-entry pool. Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to       all those interested in enjoying the wonders of
9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m.    nature. Larger sch ool and c ommunity groups are
to 5 p.m.                                               welcome to make appointments for guided tours by
                                                        calling 566-2939.
                                                        OPEN DAILY from 6 a.m. -3 p.m.

                                                                                     17 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
  SUMMERLIN                                                 The Recreation Center serves the entire City of
                                                            North Las Vegas offering a myriad o f programs for
  The Trails Park                                           tots, teens, adults, and seniors. Th e Center is open
  A 28-acre linear park in The Trails Village.              six days a week. In addition, the center offers
  The Trails Park includes three lighted baseball           outdoor swimming programs throughout the
  fields, a community center and swimming pool,             summer months at the City’s three municipal pools.
  a children's play area, a meadow area and numerous        Monday through Thursd ay 9 a.m. - 9 p.m., Friday
  picnic ramadas.                                           9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
                                                            For more information on special activities pleas call.
  The Arbors Sports Park
  A 60-acre joint-use facility designed and constructed
  by the City of Las Vegas, Clark Co unty School
  District and The Howard Hughes Corporation.
  The park incorporates the 42-acre camp us of
  Palo Verde High School and an 18-acre sports
  complex. The complex features which includes an
  Olympic-size swimming pool, locker facilities,
  children's play area, picnic area, soccer field and two
  additional softball fields. The sports complex
  complements the facilities a nd amenities ava ilable
  at the high scho ol, which incl ude a footb all field,
  soccer field, baseball field, eight tenni s courts and
  six outdoor basketball courts. Plus a 40,000-square-
  foot comm unity cent er that w ill house a ful l-size
  gymnasium, shower and locker facilities and
  meeting and programming rooms.

  The Gardens Park and
  Recreational Center
  The center is located on 20.6 acres in The Gardens
  Village, is a large oval shaped park with a vari ety of
  distinctive uses including an active recreational area
  with basketball and tennis courts and Summerlin's
  first roller hockey rink and rollerblade area; a
  community cent er with ga rdens, boc ce, horseshoe
  and shuf fleboard courts; and a large open fe stival
  lawn area.


  Recreation Center
  1638 N. Bruce Street
  North Las Vegas, NV 89030

18 • Equity Title of Nevada
GOLF                                                 Dragonridge Country Club – 702-614-4444
                                                     552 S. Stephanie St., Henderson, NV
Angel Park Golf Club – 702-254-4653                  Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private
100 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89128
Number of holes: 18,18,9 • Course type: Public       Desert Inn Golf Club – 702-733-4290
                                                     3145 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Anthem Country Club – 702-914-7888                   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
25 Anthem Dr., Henderson, NV 89012
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private           Desert Pines Golf Club – 702-450-8000
                                                     3415 E. Bonanza Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89101
Badlands Golf Club – 702-363-0754                    Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
9119 Alta Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89128
Number of holes: 27 • Course type: Public            Desert Rose Golf Course – 702-431-4653
                                                     5483 Club House Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89142
Bali Hai Golf Club – 702-450-8000                    Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
Las Vegas Blvd. & Russell Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89119
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public            Desert Willow – 702-263-4653
                                                     2020 W. Horizon Ridge Pkwy., Henderson, NV 89012
Black Mountain Golf & C C – 702-565-7933             Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
500 Greenway Rd., Henderson, NV 89015
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public            Eagle Crest Golf Club – 702-240-1320
                                                     2203 Thomas Ryan Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89134
Boulder City Municipal Golf Course – 702-293-9236    Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Semi-Private
1 Club House Dr., Boulder City, NV 89005
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public            Emerald River Golf Course – 702-298-0061
                                                     1155 Casino Dr., Laughlin, NV 89029
Callaway Golf Center – 702-896-4100                  Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
6730 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Number of holes: 9 • Course type: Public             Highland Falls Golf Club – 702-254-7010
                                                     10201 Sun City Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89134
Canyon Gate Country Club – 702-363-0303              Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
2001 Canyon Gate Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89117
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private           Las Vegas Country Club – 702-734-1122
                                                     3000 Joe W. Brown Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89109
CasaBlanca Resort Golf Course – 702-346-7529         Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private
950 W. Mesquite Blvd., Mesquite, NV 89027
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public            Las Vegas Golf Club – 702-646-3003
                                                     4300 W. Washington Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89017
Craig Ranch Golf Course – 702-642-9700               Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
628 W. Craig Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89030
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public            Las Vegas National Golf Club – 702-734-1796
                                                     1911 E. Desert Inn Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89109
                                                     Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

                                                                                 19 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
   Las Vegas Paiute Resort – 702-658-1400            Rhodes Ranch Golf Club – 702-740-4114
   10325 Nu-Wav Kaiv Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89124      20 Rhodes Ranch Pkwy., Las Vegas, NV 89148
   Number of holes: 54 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

   Los Prados Country Club – 702-645-5696            Rio Secco Golf Club – 702-889-2400
   5150 Los Prados Cir., Las Vegas, NV 89130         2851 Grand Hills Dr., Henderson, NV 89052
   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

   Mojave Resort Golf Club – 702-535-4653            Royal Links Golf Club – 702-450-8000
   9905 Aha Macav Pkwy., Laughlin, NV 89029          5995 E. Vegas Valley Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89122
   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

   North Las Vegas Golf Course – 702-633-1833        Shadow Creek Golf Club – 702-791-7161
   324 E. Brooks Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89030           3 Shadow Creek Dr., North Las Vegas, NV 89031
   Number of holes: 9 • Course type: Public          Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private

   Oasis Golf Course – 888-367-3386                  Siena Golf Club – 702-341-9200
   100 Palmer Lane, Mesquite, NV 89027               10575 Siena Monte Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89135
   Number of holes: 27 • Course type: Semi-private   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

   Painted Desert Golf Club – 702-645-2570           Southern Highlands Golf Club – 702-263-1000
   5555 Painted Mirage Way, Las Vegas, NV 89129      1 Robert Trent Jones Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89141
   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private

   Palm Valley Golf Course – 702-363-4373            Spanish Trail Country Club – 702-364-5050
   9201-B Del Webb Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89134        5050 Spanish Trail Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89113
   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 9,9,9 • Course type: Private

   Palms Golf Course – 800-621-0187                  Stallion Mountain Country Club – 702-450-8000
   2200 Hillside Dr., Mesquite, NV 89024             5500 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89122
   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 54 • Course type: Private

   Primm Valley Golf Course – 702-679-5510           Sunrise Vista Golf Course – 702-652-2602
   I-15 at Cal. NV. State Line                       Nellis Air Force Base 2841 Kinley Drive
   Number of holes: 36 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 36 • Course type: Semi-private

   Red Rock Country Club – 702-304-5666              The Legacy Golf Club – 702-897-2187
   2250 Red Springs, Las Vegas, NV 89135             130 Par Excellence Dr., Henderson, NV 89014
   Number of holes: 18,18 • Course type: Private     Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

   Reflection Bay – 702-740-4653                     The Revere at Anthem – 702-259-4653
   75 Monte Lago Blvd., Henderson, NV 89011          2600 Hampton, Henderson, NV 89052
   Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public         Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public

20 • Equity Title of Nevada
TPC at Summerlin – 702-256-0111                    YOUTH ACTIVITIES AND ORGANIZATIONS
1700 Village Center Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89134
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Private          YMCA of Southern Nevada – 702-877-9622
                                                    The YMCA offers a wide variety of activities through-
TPC at the Canyons – 702-256-2000                   out the year as well as day camps, youth leagues, and
9851 Canyon Run Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89136            swimming lessons.
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
                                                    Boy Scouts of America – 702-736-4366
Wildhorse Golf Club – 702-434-9000                  Boy Scouts help prom ote leadership tra ining and
2100 West Warm Springs Rd., Henderson, NV 89014     strong values through several activities.
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public
                                                    Frontier Girl Scouts Council – correct number?
Wolf Creek – 866-252-4653                           Promotes outreach programs with focus on
401 Paradise Pkwy., Mesquite, NV 89024              in-school and after school activities, violence
Number of holes: 18 • Course type: Public           intervention and at-risk teens.

                                                    Boys & Girls Club – 702-367-2582
                                                    Many activities include help with homework,
                                                    computer instruction, game clubroom activities, teen
                                                    focused activities/mentoring and a wide variety of sports.

                                                    City of Las Vegas
                                                    Beyond The Neon – 702-229-6297
                                                    Several sports and programs designed for all ages.

                                                    Las Vegas Youth Ambassadors
                                                    A completely non-profit, community based
                                                    performing arts organization t hat prov ides FR EE
                                                    professional opportunities for talented youth to use
                                                    their talents to reach each other.

                                                    Nevada Youth Football League – 702-437-3825
                                                    The largest football leag ue in the city of Las Vegas
                                                    and in the state of Nevada, that provides 7 to 14 year
                                                    olds the opportunity to play organized sports and to
                                                    learn important lessons at an early age.

                                                    Las Vegas Track Club – 702-594-0970
                                                    Runners of all ages and abilities are welcome to join.

                                                    Greater Las Vegas Inner-City Games – 702-382-5447
                                                    Provides opportunities for inner-city youth to
                                                    participate in sports, educational, cultural and
                                                    community enrichment programs.

                                                                                   21 • Las Vegas Relocation Guide
  The Clark Co unty School District                    BUS SERVICES                               ENROLLMENT
  is the 6th largest school district in the   Students who live more than 2 miles       In order to enroll students:
  country. Last year the County added         from zoned schools are eligible for bus   • Must have proof of immunizations
  10 new fac ilities to a total of 260        transportation. Those who are eligible    before classes begin.
  schools to accommodate the                  must fill out an application requesting
  continuo usly growing number of             the service. They are available          • Parents enrolling a child in a District
  students. With so many students, the        throughout the School District. Bus      School for the first time must have
  Clark County School District offers a       times and ro ute schedules can be        ID, child’s social security number, and
  varie ty of pro grams in addition           obtained through your child’s school.    two forms of proof of address. Child
  to its average curriculum. Spec ial         NOTE: Students with zone variances       ID’s can be original birth certificate,
  programs and services are available         will not be bus ed. Parents will be      baptismal certificate or passport .
  for physically and mentally handi-          responsible for the child’s transporta-  Copies are NOT accepted. Proof
  capped children, bilingual programs,        tion to and from school.                 of address can be a recent utility bill,
  class es for the academically                                                        rent receipt, residence lease or sales
  challenged and advanced placement                  MEALS AT SCHOOL                   contract. Telephone or cable bills
  and honors programs.                        Every school gives students the and driver’s licenses are NOT accepted
                                              opportunity to purchase breakfast as proof.
        MISSION STATEM ENT                    and hot lunches. Elementary schools
  The mission statement of the Clark          average $.70 for breakfast and $1.30 for • All students who are transferring
  County School District is to ensure that    lunches, while mid-level schools are from another school district require
  all students will learn and demonstrate     $.80 - $1.00 for breakfast and $1.95 for transcripts or report cards from the
  the knowledge, skills, attitude and         hot lunches. For students in K - 8th previous school attended.
  ethics necessary to succeed as              grade, applications for free or reduced
  contributing member of society.             price meals can be fo und at the For more information or to answer
                                              school’s office or cafeteria.
  ACCOUNTABILITY REPORTS                                                               any questions you can mail, call or
  As part of educational reform in Clark                                                visit the website .
  Co unty schools, the District now
                                              Nev ada Law requires students to have
  provides Acco untability Reports .                                                   Clark County School District
                                              these immunizations prior to the start
  Furnished each spring to parents and                                                 Administration Buildi ng
                                              of class.
  also available on the website                                                        2382 E. Flamingo Road
  www. ccsd. net, the report includes                                                  Las Vegas, NV 89121
                                              4 DPT shots (one more if last dose was
  statistics about a school’s performance                                              702-799-5011
                                              before 4th birthday)
  as well as achievements, highlights,                                                 www.ccsd. net
                                              3 Polio shots (one more if last dose was
  awards, goals and technolo gy use.                                                   TRANSPORTATION
                                              before 4th birthday)
  School Attendance is required for           2 MMR shots (one dose must be given       ZONING & DEMOGRAPHICS
  children 7 to 17 years of age mandated      before the 1st birthday the second        702-799-7573
  by Nevada State Law. Students about         given between kindergarten and 1st        HOME INSTRUCTION
  to enter 1st grade must have attended       grade)                                    702-799-8642
  a state approved kindergarten                                                         G.A.T.E. PROGRAM
  pro gram or take a developmental                                                      702-799-8601
  assessment test. A child must be 5
                                                                                        EARLY CHILDHOOD SPECIAL ED.
  years old on or before Sept. 30th to
  attend kindergarten and 6 years old on
  or before Sept. 30th to attend 1st grade.
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                                       HIGH SCHOOL
                                       GRADES 9-11

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HIGHER LEARNING                                         occupational    training,     university  transfer
                                                        preparation, continuing educatio n, developmental
For th ose wh o have completed High School and          education, and counseling and guidance. There are
want to continu e their education, or for wo rking      several cam puses in the Las Vegas area. Cal l for
adults who want to advance in their career, further     more information or visit the website.
their education, or get a new career; Las Vegas has
some excellent educational and vocational
institutions. Not only is Las Vegas a g reat place to   ITT - Technical Institute
live, it is also a great place to learn.                168 N. Gibson Road
                                                        Henderson, NV 89014
UNLV - University of Nevada Las Vegas                   702-558-5404
4505 Maryland Pkwy                                      www.itt-tech.edu
Las Vegas, NV 89154
www.unlv.edu                                            Webster University
                                                        3430 E. Flamingo Rd Suite 350
More than 22,000 students attend the 335 acre           Las Vegas, NV 89121
campus of UNLV. With mor e th an 700 ful l time         702-435-6660
faculty, the school offers 180 undergraduate,           www.webster.edu
master's, and doc toral degree programs. The
academic calendar is in two semesters (Fall &
Spring) of approximately 16 weeks each. Three
summer sessions are held from May - August.

Ai - The Art Institute of Las Vegas
4225 South Eastern Avenue
Las Vegas, Nevada 89119

University of Phoenix
333 N. Rancho ste. 300
Las Vegas, NV 89107

Community College of Southern Nevada
3200 E. Cheyenne Ave.
North Las Vegas, NV 89030

The College ser ves diverse au diences in Southern
Nevada through five educational areas:
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   According to the 2000 census, nearly 150,000 people      BUS PARATRANSIT SERVICES
   over the age of 65 have chosen to make Southern
   Nevada their home. There are several reasons why         CAT ADA Paratransit Services is a shared ride,
   many are attracted to the Las Vegas Valley some of       door-to-door, public transportation service for
   which are the abundance of warm weather, a               persons with disabilities who cannot independently
   reasonable cost of living and absolutely no state tax.   use the regular CAT bus some of the time or all of
   For more information be sure to visit a very             the time. 702-228-4800
   informative webs ite at www .lasvegas.com/seniors
   complete with special news, community links,             TROLLEY SERVICE
   health, discounts and more.
                                                            Senior Neighborhood Trolley Routes. 702-229-6024
                                                            TAXI COMPANIES
   Las Vegas has several beautiful communities just for
   seniors. With the constant growth of the Valley and      Nellis Cab Co.                   702-248-1111
   the addition of new c ommunities you will find the       Western Cab Co.                  702-736-8000
   place you always dreamed of.                             Checker Cab Co.                  702-873-2000
                                                            N. Las Vegas Cab Co.             702-643-1041
   Contact your Realtor for the latest information on       Henderson Taxi                   702-384-2322
   all of our retirement communities and be sure to ask     Whittlesea Blue Cab              702-384-6111
   about special offers.
                                                            PRIVATE CARS/LIMO
 SENIOR SERVICES                                            Admiral Limousine                702-221-5555
   Senior Rebel Club                                        Ambassador Limousine             702-362-6200
   Members receive free tickets to UNLV sporting and        AWG Charter Services             702-792-8000
   special events as well as discounts on merchandise.      Bell Trans                       702-385-5466
   702-895-3781                                             CLS Transportation               702-740-4545
                                                            CT&T Transportation              702-946-5075
                                                            Exclusive Limousine              702-579-5466
 TRANSPORTATION                                             Executive Coach and Carriage     702-367-7774
                                                            Las Vegas Transportation, Inc.   702-248-2631
   Want to get around Las Vegas but don ’t want to          LV Limo                          702-739-8414
   drive? Not a problem! There are many ways to get to      On Demand Sedan and Limo         702-876-2222
   your favorite places without the need for a car. From    Presidential Limo                702-731-5577
   the CAT to a private limo you’ll get around t own
   with no hassle.


   Public transportation system of Cl ark County. Call
   for information on schedules, fares, etc.

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SENIOR CENTERS                                             The Senior Citizens Law Project presents monthly
                                                           adv anced directive seminars and provides
 The Arturo Cambeiro Senior Center                         information on Nevada's Uniform Act on the
 330 N. 13th St.                                           Terminally Ill. Living wills and durable powers
 correct number?                                           of attorney for health care are prepared upon
 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mondays thro ugh Fridays. It is           request. Seminars are free and by appointment only
 managed by the Nevada Association of Latin                702-229-6596. The Retired Senior and Volunteer
 Americans. B oth Spanish and E nglish are spoken.         Program provides an outlet for senior citizens
 Meals served to people 60 and older at 11:30 a.m.         wanting to remain active after retirement call
 daily for $1.50.                                          702-382-0721
 The center also offers:                                   The center also offers:
 - classes in citizenship and English                      - vision screenings every other Thursday
 - arts and crafts                                         - the Congressional Community Outreach program
 - exercise                                                  the third Monday of each month
 - folkloric dances                                        - Citizens Area Transit bus vendor station for
 - table games                                               purchase of monthly passes and tokens
                                                           - New Outlook Optical provides minor repairs and
 Cambridge Center                                            adjustments to eye wear on the second Thursday
 3827 S. Maryland Parkway                                    of each month.
 Offers a lunch program 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Mondays,       The Derfelt Center in Lorenzi Park
 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays for $1.75                3333 W. Washington Ave.
 The center also offers:                                   702-229-6601
 - bingo                                                   8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays for people
 - field trips                                             55 and older.
 - guest speakers
                                                           Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets at 9 a.m. Thursdays.
 The Howard W. Cannon                                      The center also offers:
 Senior Service Center                                     - arts and crafts
 340 N. 11th St.                                           - quilting, knitting, and sewing
 702-366-1522                                              - creative writing
 Offers centra lized ser vices to sen ior citiz ens. The   - bridge, mah-jongg
 following groups are represented at the center:           - ballroom, tap, and line dancing
 - Las Vegas Housing Authority                             - yoga, tai chi
 - American Assoc. of Retired Persons                      - sign language and Spanish
 - Cannon Senior Medical Center
 - Community Health Centers                                Doolittle Satellite Senior Center
   of Southern Nevada                                      1950 N. J St.
 - Pro Health Management Services                          702-229-6125
 - Catholic Charities of So. Nevada                        9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. The Senior
 - Clark County Public Guardian/ Administrator             Nutrition Program serves lunch at 11:30 a.m.
   Representative Payeeship Program                        Mondays through Fridays for $1.75
 - Nevada Division for Aging Services                      The center also offers:
 - Nevada State Welfare                                    - bingo, bowling, table tennis
   and patient billing specialists.                        - chair exercise classes
 Appointments are suggested.
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   - crafts, sewing                                        Amendment Club.
   - line dancing                                          The center will offer an AARP 55 Alive driving
   - monthly birthday parties                              program at 1 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and
   - community garden project                              October 26 and 27.
                                                           The center also offers:
   Friendship Circle                                       - beading, knitting, painting
   830 E. Lake Mead Drive, Henderson                       - square dancing, clogging, and line dancing
   702-565-8836                                            - pinochle
   7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Operated       - exercise classes and blood-pressure checks
   by the Salvation Army. The center offers:               - monthly birthday parties
   - The Star Pro gram for physically and mentally         - living will workshops
     disabled adults
   - meals                                                 Lied Adult Day Care
   - nursing                                               901 N. Jones Blvd.
   - mental and physical exercise                          702-648-3425
   - Low-income assistance and Medicaid is available       9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays.
                                                           Operated by the
   Henderson Senior Center                                 Economic Opportunity Board of Clark County.
   27 E. Texas Ave.                                        The center offers:
   702-565-6990                                            - social activities
   8 a.m. - 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays               - individual care
   8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fridays                                 - medication supervision
   8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Operated by      - nutritious meals
   the Salvation Army.                                     - stroke exercise classes and other
   The center offers:                                        therapies
   - Lunch ser ved 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Mondays
   through Fridays for a suggested donation of $1.50.      The Economic Opportunity Board of Clark
   Meals also are delivered (702-565-4626). A brunch       County Senior Center
   is offered 9 a.m. - 11 a.m Saturdays for $1.50.         2420 N. Martin Luther King Blvd.
   On Sunday, lunch is served from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. for    702-647-2536
   $1.00, except the first Sunday of each month when       The Foster Grandparents Pro gram at th e cent er
   a potluck is held at 1 p.m.                             offers senior citizens the opportunity to help a child
                                                           who is mentally or emotionally disabled, neglected
   Las Vegas Senior Citizens Center                        or abused. A sm all stipend is of fered. A week ly
   451 E. Bonanza Road                                     blood-pressure clinic i s offered 9 a .m. - 12 p.m.
   702-229-6454                                            Tuesdays. Th e center a nd Sunrise Senior Friends
   8 a.m. - 10 p.m. Mondays through Friday, Saturdays      will offer an autumn health and wellness fair 11 a.m.
   8:30 a.m. - 10:p.m. The Nevada Humanities               - 4 p.m. Tuesday at th e center. Reservations are
   Committee and Di scussion Group meets 10-11:30          required please call 702-735-5510
   a.m. Thursdays. Several groups meet at the center       The center also offers:
   each month including Clark Co unty Gem Club ;           - social activities
   Cac tus, Water & Energy Conservation Socie ty;          - health services
   Senior Citiz en Originals; Sen ior Tripsters; Senio r   - language programs
   Citizen Advisory Board; International Association of    - fitness room
   Certified Ceramic Duncan Teachers; and the 10th         - bingo and other activities

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                                                     West Flamingo Senior Center
North Las Vegas Recreation Center                    6255 W. Flamingo Road
1638 Bruce St.                                       702-455-7742
702-633-1492 or 702-633-1610                         8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, exce pt
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call       Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
702-663-1610 for information on special events.      The center offers:
The center also offers:                              - ceramics
- gym walking, tai chi, sittercize                   - dance, exercise, yoga
- computers                                          - arts and crafts, quilting
- ceramics                                           - creative writing
- bridge                                             - bridge, Scrabble, canasta, mah jongg, and pinochle
- dances
- trips
- seminars
- meal service

Northwest Community Center
6841 W. Lone Mountain Road
Home o f th e Las Vegas S enior Ci tizen O utreach
Pro grams office. The office plans and executes
programs for senior citizens throughout the
community and sponsors the Volunteer Senior Park
Ambassador Program.
The center also offers:
- fitness classes
- pancake breakfasts
- movies
- hearing and eye screenings
- walking groups

Paradise Community Center
4775 McCloud
7 a.m. - 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturdays.
The center also offers:
- movie days
- bingo
- field trips

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