Conquering obstacles

We captured a lot of smiles at the Library last week as little ones tested their abilities on the indoor obstacle course. Thanks for joining us!

Passionate about health and fitness?

The La Vista Recreation Department is seeking a fitness instructor for youth, adult and senior classes at the Community Center.

If you're interested in helping people of all ages achieve their health goals in 2023, contact Senior Services Manager Kaily Stanley at or 402.331.3455.

City of La Vista hiring for multiple full

and part-time positions

Look, we have fun in La Vista. We owe a lot of it to our City employees. 

Our unique viewpoints and values are the catalyst for the thriving, tight-knit community we’ve built. 

By blending big ideas with small gestures, we’re creating new perspectives on work, family and fun. 

If you’re ready to experience our booming city from our point of view, apply today.

Click here for a list of our current openings.

Get to know your new police officers

We're pleased to introduce Officer Hammons and Officer Bittner. They're some of the newest members of our La Vista Police Department.

Several new officers have joined us recently. Watch for more videos in the next newsletter and get to know your officers.

Early-bird pricing for spring and summer youth sports

Sign-ups are open for spring and summer youth sports through the La Vista Recreation Department. To learn more or register a child:

  • Call the Recreation Department (402.331.3455)
  • Visit the La Vista Community Center (8116 Park View Blvd.)
  • Or go online to

Early-bird pricing available for a limited time.

The La Vista Recreation Department offers three youth programs for spring/summer ball:

The La Vista Recreation Department offers three youth soccer programs this spring:

  • League (Ages 6-7)
  • Academy (Ages 4-5)
  • Five-week soccer clinic (Age 3)

League and Academy

The 4/5 Soccer Academy and 6/7 Soccer League will meet twice a week for five weeks at the La Vista Sports Complex. Session begins in April.

Early-bird registration (January 3 - March 6): Residents $33, Non-Residents $53

Final registration (March 7 - March 27): Residents $43, Non-Residents $63

More details and registration here.

Clinic for 3-year-olds

The soccer clinic is comprised of five, one-hour sessions to be held on Saturdays at 11:30 a.m. at the La Vista Community Center. Session begins in April.

Early-bird registration (January 3 - March 6): Residents $17, Non-Residents $22

Final registration (March 7 - March 27): Residents $27, Non-Residents $32

More details and registration here.

The La Vista Recreation Department offers spring flag football for boys and girls in grades K-6.

Early-Bird Registration (January 3-February 20): Residents $33, Non-Residents $53

Final Registration (February 21-March 6): Residents $43, Non-Residents $63

Practices will tentatively begin the week of April 3, with games scheduled April 22 - June 10.

More information and registration here.

Learn more about our youth sports programs

Basketball fans:

Catch March Madness in La Vista

As basketball season heats up, mark your calendar for March 7! That's the date for the March Madness youth basketball skills competition at the La Vista Community Center.

Big fun for little ones at the Community Center

Join us for Preschool Playtime on Tuesdays and Thursdays,10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

La Vista Community Center Gym, 8116 Park View Blvd.

Playtime is FREE!

Zip around the gym, play and get your zoomies out! Play equipment provided.

On the second Thursday of each month, special activities and a short storytime will take place during the first hour of preschool playtime. Upcoming activities include:

  • Freeze Tag - February 9, 10 a.m.
  • Follow the Leader - March 9, 10 a.m.
  • Musical Chairs - April 13, 10 a.m.
  • Balloon Party - May 11, 10 a.m.
Click here for more info.

A Senior Valentine's Luncheon

The Senior Center invites you to join us at Papillion Landing for a Valentine's Day Luncheon on Friday, February 10.

Advanced registration is required. Cost is $5 per person. Stop by the La Vista Senior Center or Papillion Landing to reserve your spot by Friday, February 3.

Out and about with the Senior Center

The La Vista Senior Center has several outings planned in February. Please note: RSVP is required for these events.

  • Great Plains Black History Museum - Thursday, February 2, bus leaves at 12:30 p.m.
  • Lunch at Cheddars - Thursday, February 9, bus leaves at 12:30 p.m.
  • Horseshoe Casino Outing - Thursday, February 16, bus leaves at 12:30 p.m.
  • Lunch at China Buffet - Thursday, February 23, bus leaves at 12:30 p.m.

To sign up for an outing, call the Senior Center at 402.331.3455.

Please wait until 8 a.m. on the first business day of each month to call and register for outings.

To ensure there is space on outings for everyone, please only register for two outings per month if you utilize the Senior Center's transportation.

Many outings have a waiting list. Let us know if you can not attend an outing that you signed up for so someone else can take your place.

Click here to view the Senior newsletter

Upcoming Library events

  • Music and Movement - At the Library - Friday, January 27 at 10 a.m.
  • Teen Dungeons & Dragons - At the Library - Saturday, January 28, 1-3 p.m.
  • Teen Café Craft Night - At the Library - Tuesday, January 31, 6-7 p.m.
  • STEAM Club - At the Library - Wednesday, February 1 at 4 p.m.
  • Storytime - At the Library - Tuesday, February 7 at 10 a.m.
  • Crafternoon - At the Library - Thursday, February 9 at 4 p.m.
  • Valentine's Gingerbread Houses - At the Library - Friday, February 10, 2-3:30 p.m. (Registration required by Feb. 7)
Click here to view the Library's calendar

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