The Salute to Summer Festival is Next Week!
La Vista's annual celebration, the Salute to Summer Festival, is scheduled for Memorial Day weekend, May 24-27

The festival is a reflection of the City's efforts to honor active-duty military and veterans as well as the fact that Salute to Summer kicks off summer for the metro area.

The weekend of fun includes:

Thursday, May 24

Hometown Heroes Event, 6 p.m., City Hall Blue Star Memorial

Hot Wheels Races, 6 p.m., Community Center Gym

 

Friday, May 25

Community Cookout and Car Show, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Campus and La Vista Keno

Fireworks over Civic Center Park, Dusk

 

Saturday, May 26

Parade, 1 p.m., Park View Boulevard from 87th to 75th streets

 

Sunday, May 27

Family Pool Party, 1-4 p.m.

 

Of course all weekend long Central Park will be filled with vendor booths and the carnival as well! 

96th and Brentwood Traffic Signal is Fully Operational
The new traffic signal at 96th and Brentwood is now installed and fully operational.

For any questions about the intersection, contact the Public Works Department, 402-331-8927. 
Summer Newsletter Packed with Information!
Summer 2018 Newsletter
Summer 2018 Newsletter
Library
Usborne Book Fair
Usborne and Kane Miller books are the most exciting, engaging, and educational books on the market today. They are high quality, innovative, lavishly illustrated, and loved by all. Your family will open a world of possibilities through these stories and activity books that will make them smile, think, cry, relax, and laugh.

Pop in during our book fair and let book expert Rosemary Willis help you pick out a great item for summer!

Visit www.ReadWithRosemary.com and select La Vista Public Library Book Fair before you place your order.

A portion of the proceeds will help the La Vista Public Library earn new books for our collection!

For more info., call the Library, 402-537-3900.
Upcoming Programs
The La Vista Public Library has lots planned for you and your family in the month of May!

May 24 - Colorpalooza, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
May 25 - Salute to Summer Festival Community Cookout, 6 p.m., City Hall Complex
May 29 - Usborne Book Fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
May 30 - Usborne Book Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
May 31 - Usborne Book Fair, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
May 30 - Edible Rock Gardens, 2 p.m.
May 31 - Tween/Teen Fairy Gardens, 1 p.m.
Summer Reading Calendars Now Available!
The Library will be a rockin' place this summer! 

The Summer Reading Program calendars are now available at the Library and on our website! 
Recreation
Pool Passes Now on Sale; Swimming Lessons Registration is Open
It must be almost summer, because passes and memberships to the La Vista Municipal Pool are now for sale! 

Also, you can now register for swimming lessons! You can register on our website, or in-person at the Community Center, 8116 Park View Blvd. 

For more information, contact the Recreation Department, 402-331-3455. 
Coed T-ball League Registration
Registration is still open for our Coed T-Ball League for five and six-year olds! 

The early-bird deadline is April 28 and the final deadline is NOW MAY 26. 

Contact the Recreation Department for more information!
Preschool Playtime at the Community Center
Did you know the La Vista Community Center hosts a preschool playtime twice a week?
 
Each Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon the Community Center gym is an open playground for those kiddos who are preschool age and younger.
 
Parents, grandparents or caregivers are welcome to join us for this indoor playtime. We recently expanded these hours as well!
Registration now open for fall youth sports
Registration is now open for our fall youth sports programs, including: flag football, soccer clinic and soccer academy & league.