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March 2015

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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Spring Festival: An Arts & Crafts Affair

Hundreds of the Nation's finest artists and crafters display and sell their handcrafted works. Voted one of the top 100 shows in the country according to Sunshine Artist Magazine. Stage...

Cost: Adults-$8, Seniors-$7, children under 10 yrs free

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: Ralston Arena
Website »

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Spring Festival, An Arts & Crafts Affair

Hundreds of the nation’s finest artists and crafters display and sell their handcrafted works. Our Arts & Crafts tour of shows are consistently ranked in the Top 100 Shows in the Country by...

Cost: Adults $8; Seniors $7; Children 10 & Under are Free

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q. Street
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Huffman Productions, Inc.
Telephone: 402-331-2889
Contact name: Jennifer or Summer
Website »

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

1:00 PM -

Cathedral Artists Invitational

February 15, 2015 – March 27, 2015 Opening Reception February 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

3:00 PM -

A Bach Birthday Celebration

Friday, March 20, 2015, 7:30 p.m. Saint Cecilia Cathedral Sunday, March 22, 2015, 3:00 p.m. Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church, Council Bluffs Micah Fusselman, viola de gamba Marie Rubis Bauer,...

Cost: N/A

Where?
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
239 Frank St,
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
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For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

4:00 PM -

Celebration of Spirit Dinner

The Notre Dame Sisters’ Annual Celebration of Spirit Dinner is scheduled for Sunday March 22 at the Scott Conference Center, at 6450 Pine Street, Omaha. This annual dinner raises funds to support...

Cost: 75.00

Where?
Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine Street
Omaha, NE
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Notre Dame Sisters
Telephone: 402-455-2994
Contact name: Melanie
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
Website »

Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Dinosaurs Rock!

Get rockin' in this prehistoric exhibit that mixes dinosaurs, digging and dancing! Enjoy dancing lights and music all while exploring the world of paleontology by mining real fossils and gemstones...

Cost: Free with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-930-2352
Contact name: Michelle
Website »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Cathedral Jazz Workshops

Sundays of March. Led by noted Omaha Jazz pianist Robert Glaser and Company.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

The Reluctant Dragon

Mar. 20 – Apr. 4, 2015 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2 & 5 pm, Sundays at 2pm Glaston is a boy who dreams of having dangerous and daring dragon encounters like the brave heroes in his books. But...

Cost: $18 each; Discount tickets at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FLORABUNDA

Florabunda will be on display at KANEKO as a part of the collective exhibition, FIBER, from Feb. 6–April 25, 2015. Join us for the unveiling of this exhibition at the FIBER Opening Reception on...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE PROJECT

The Quilted Conscience Project (TQC Project) is an arts education experience that fosters intergenerational and cross-cultural bonds between people who, otherwise, might never meet. The project...

Cost: FREE

Where?
The KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Website »

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

1:00 PM -

Cathedral Artists Invitational

February 15, 2015 – March 27, 2015 Opening Reception February 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
Website »

Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FLORABUNDA

Florabunda will be on display at KANEKO as a part of the collective exhibition, FIBER, from Feb. 6–April 25, 2015. Join us for the unveiling of this exhibition at the FIBER Opening Reception on...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE PROJECT

The Quilted Conscience Project (TQC Project) is an arts education experience that fosters intergenerational and cross-cultural bonds between people who, otherwise, might never meet. The project...

Cost: FREE

Where?
The KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Tapestry Biennial

The American Tapestry Alliance’s Biennial exhibition will be on display at KANEKO from Feb. 6 – April 25, 2015. This international, juried, traveling exhibition highlights the best of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

1:00 PM -

Cathedral Artists Invitational

February 15, 2015 – March 27, 2015 Opening Reception February 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Tim Dempsey presents 'Well I'll Be Hanged! Early Capital Punishment in Nebraska' Page From Our Past

Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) will feature author Tim Dempsey’s book 'Well I'll Be Hanged: Early Capital Punishment in Nebraska' at our March 24th Page from Our Past author event...

Cost: $10

Where?
Library Archives
5730 N. 30th St. 11a
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990ext101
Contact name: Maureen
Website »

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Free Parenting U Class Mastering Potty Training Offered by Children's Hospital & Medical Center

Children's Hospital offers a free Parenting U on Tuesday, March 24. Children's Physician Dr. Melissa St. Germain will help parents master potty training. The free classes provide parents with...

Cost: Free

Where?
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
8200 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68114
View map »

For more information:
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
Website »

9:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Toddler Tuesday

Play in the gym using our fun balls and scooters (and on occasion, our small bouncy house!) or at 10:30 enjoy the pool, with toddler-friendly water features and a pint-sized slide. Pack swimsuits,...

Cost: Free to members, Non-members pay $3 fee for your toddler

Where?
Omaha KROC Center
2825 Y street
Omaha, NE  68147
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-905-3525
Contact name: Jennifer Bull

Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Tapestry Biennial

The American Tapestry Alliance’s Biennial exhibition will be on display at KANEKO from Feb. 6 – April 25, 2015. This international, juried, traveling exhibition highlights the best of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FLORABUNDA

Florabunda will be on display at KANEKO as a part of the collective exhibition, FIBER, from Feb. 6–April 25, 2015. Join us for the unveiling of this exhibition at the FIBER Opening Reception on...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE PROJECT

The Quilted Conscience Project (TQC Project) is an arts education experience that fosters intergenerational and cross-cultural bonds between people who, otherwise, might never meet. The project...

Cost: FREE

Where?
The KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Website »

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

1:00 PM -

Cathedral Artists Invitational

February 15, 2015 – March 27, 2015 Opening Reception February 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Motown the Musical

Featuring more than 50 classic hits, MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same...

Cost: Tickets start at $28

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Science Fair

The 9th annual Science Fair and Competition for Grades 4-8. the $20.00 fee includes entry fee plus lunch. Parents are invited to attend for a cost of $5.00 (this does not include lunch).

Cost: $20.00 per entry

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-944-3100x221
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE PROJECT

The Quilted Conscience Project (TQC Project) is an arts education experience that fosters intergenerational and cross-cultural bonds between people who, otherwise, might never meet. The project...

Cost: FREE

Where?
The KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Tapestry Biennial

The American Tapestry Alliance’s Biennial exhibition will be on display at KANEKO from Feb. 6 – April 25, 2015. This international, juried, traveling exhibition highlights the best of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FLORABUNDA

Florabunda will be on display at KANEKO as a part of the collective exhibition, FIBER, from Feb. 6–April 25, 2015. Join us for the unveiling of this exhibition at the FIBER Opening Reception on...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

9:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Science Fair

The Strategic Air & Space Museum is hosting its annual Science Fair for grades 3-8. The Science Fair involves participation of student design projects that are presented through exhibits at the...

Cost: $20 per team

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-944-3100x209
Contact name: Karen Anderson
Website »

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

1:00 PM -

Cathedral Artists Invitational

February 15, 2015 – March 27, 2015 Opening Reception February 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Dementia Care Conference

The 2015 Dementia Care Conference is a two day event taking place on Thursday, March 26th and Friday, March 27th. Participants will be traveling from across the state of Nebraska and Southwest Iowa...

Cost: $75/participant or $65/participant with 5 or more staff attending conference

Where?
Embassy Suites, LaVista Conference Center
12520 Westport Pkwy.
Omaha, NE  68128
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Assure Women's Center

A fundraising dinner for Assure Women's Center with proceeds to provide resources to address the spiritual, physical and emotional needs of women facing an unplanned pregnancy. Keynote speaker is...

Cost: $40

Where?
Embassy Suites - LaVista
12520 Westport Parkway
La Vista, NE  68128
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For more information:
Sponsor: Assure Women's Center
Telephone: 402-740-7225
Contact name: Kathy Larsen
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
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For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
Website »

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Theodore Halpern: Jewish, Handicapped, and Trapped in Nazi Europe

Theodore Halpern was born in Vienna in 1930. While the rest of his family was lucky enough to flee from Nazi persecution, Halpern was denied a visa to enter the United States because of his...

Cost: Free

Where?
Countryside Community Church
8787 Pacific Street
Omaha, NE  68114
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For more information:
Sponsor: Institute for Holocaust Education
Telephone: 402-334-6575
Contact name: Liz Feldstern
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Motown the Musical

Featuring more than 50 classic hits, MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same...

Cost: Tickets start at $28

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Dementia Care Conference

The 2015 Dementia Care Conference is a two day event, taking place on Thursday, March 26th and Friday, March 27th. Participants will be traveling from across the state of Nebraska and Southwest...

Cost: Price varies dependent on type of attendee. Please see our webpage.

Where?
Embassy Suites, LaVista Conference Center
12520 Westport Pkwy.
Omaha, NE  68128
View map »

8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Rock your Yoga practice with MacKenzie Miller

Join us as we welcome MacKenzie Miller, internationally known yoga teacher, to Evolve Yoga and Wellness for a weekend of workshops and flows! Classes will be open to ALL levels of practitioners-...

Cost: 45

Where?
Evolve Yoga and Wellness
2802 Castles Gate Dr
Sioux City, IA  51106
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Evolve Yoga and Wellness
Telephone: 712-389-4032
Contact name: Erin Kuehl
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE PROJECT

The Quilted Conscience Project (TQC Project) is an arts education experience that fosters intergenerational and cross-cultural bonds between people who, otherwise, might never meet. The project...

Cost: FREE

Where?
The KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Tapestry Biennial

The American Tapestry Alliance’s Biennial exhibition will be on display at KANEKO from Feb. 6 – April 25, 2015. This international, juried, traveling exhibition highlights the best of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FLORABUNDA

Florabunda will be on display at KANEKO as a part of the collective exhibition, FIBER, from Feb. 6–April 25, 2015. Join us for the unveiling of this exhibition at the FIBER Opening Reception on...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
Website »

1:00 PM -

Cathedral Artists Invitational

February 15, 2015 – March 27, 2015 Opening Reception February 15, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: N/A

Where?
Cathedral Culteral Center
701 N. 40th St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Cathedral Arts Project
Contact name: Br. William Woeger
Website »

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

College/Career Fair

Victory Boxing Club & Community Center is hosting their 2nd Annual College & Career Fair on Friday March 27th between 5p.m.-8p.m. We invite all parents and students to participate......OPEN to the...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Victory Boxing Club & Community Center
3009 R Street
Omaha, NE  68107
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For more information:
Sponsor: Victory Boxing Club & Community Center
Telephone: 402-679-7700
Contact name: Dan Bystrek
Website »

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Buckaroo Bash

Buckaroo Bash is the official kick-off to Ak-Sar-Ben’s River City Rodeo & Stock Show. Special announcements of the 2015 Grand Marshal and Heritage Award will be made while you will have the...

Cost: 35.00

Where?
Omaha Mounted Patrol Barn
615 Leavenworth St
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Ak-Sar-Ben Foundation
Telephone: 402-554-9600
Contact name: Rita Clark
Website »

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Hope Brews: A Dinner for Cystic Fibrosis

Hope Brews is a sit down, four course meal paired with five unique beers from an exceptional brewery. This event is personal and interactive; guests enjoy silent and live auctions, a spectacular...

Cost: Sponsorship from $2,000 - $10,000

Where?
Omaha Marriot Regency
10220 Regency Cir
Omaha, NE  68114
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For more information:
Sponsor: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Telephone: 402-330-6164
Website »

6:00 PM

Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States. We are now running public and private shows in cities across the country...

Cost: $54.95

Where?
Double Tree by Hilton
1616 Dodge St.
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Dinner Detective
Telephone: 866-496-0535
Contact name: Meredith Wood
Website »

6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Papermaking Workshop @ KANEKO

Papermaking Workshop @ KANEKO Omaha paper artist Bonnie O'Connell will host a two-day papermaking workshop at KANEKO. This introductory class covers the basic techniques of Western-style hand...

Cost: $100 (KANEKO members – $85)

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: KANEKO
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Contact name: Claire
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
Website »

7:00 PM -

Tierney Sutton

5-time Grammy® nominee, Tierney Sutton displays her vocal talents in this Joni Mitchell tribute production. Sutton performs in an intimate trio format, with jazz flute legend Hubert Laws and...

Cost: Tickets start at $30

Where?
Holland Center
1200 Douglas St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Motown the Musical

Featuring more than 50 classic hits, MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same...

Cost: Tickets start at $28

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kim Reiner
Website »

Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Wishbone: An Event Supporting Kent Bellows Mentoring Program

Join us for an evening of art, inspiration, and fun at the third annual Wishbone event supporting Joslyn’s Kent Bellows Mentoring Program. Dancing, cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and a pop-up...

Cost: $50 ($30 tax deductible); reservations @ joslyn.org, Jan. 26–March 20

Where?
Joslyn Art Museum
2200 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Joslyn Art Museum's Kent Bellows Mentoring Program
Telephone: 402-661-3887
Contact name: Agne Dizona
Website »

Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

The Reluctant Dragon

Mar. 20 – Apr. 4, 2015 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2 & 5 pm, Sundays at 2pm Glaston is a boy who dreams of having dangerous and daring dragon encounters like the brave heroes in his books. But...

Cost: $18 each; Discount tickets at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
Website »

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Iowa Miss Amazing Pageant

The 3rd annual Iowa Miss Amazing Pageant for girls and women with disabilities will be held March 27-28, 2015 at Iowa Western Community College. Miss Amazing Inc. celebrates the abilities of all...

Cost: $10 per person

Where?
Iowa Western Community College
2700 College Rd
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
View map »

8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Rock your Yoga practice with MacKenzie Miller

Join us as we welcome MacKenzie Miller, internationally known yoga teacher, to Evolve Yoga and Wellness for a weekend of workshops and flows! Classes will be open to ALL levels of practitioners-...

Cost: 45

Where?
Evolve Yoga and Wellness
2802 Castles Gate Dr
Sioux City, IA  51106
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Evolve Yoga and Wellness
Telephone: 712-389-4032
Contact name: Erin Kuehl
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

American Tapestry Biennial

The American Tapestry Alliance’s Biennial exhibition will be on display at KANEKO from Feb. 6 – April 25, 2015. This international, juried, traveling exhibition highlights the best of...

Cost: FREE

Where?
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

FLORABUNDA

Florabunda will be on display at KANEKO as a part of the collective exhibition, FIBER, from Feb. 6–April 25, 2015. Join us for the unveiling of this exhibition at the FIBER Opening Reception on...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Strategic Air & Space Museum Tech City Traveling Exhibit

Learn to be an engineer at the Strategic Air & Space Museum. Tech City features 12 interactive activity stations and exhibits that allow guests of all ages to solve real-world problems that...

Cost: Admission is $12 adult, $6 child

Where?
Strategic Air & Space Museum
28210 West Park Highway
Ashland, NE  68003
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For more information:
Sponsor: Valmont & OPPD
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE PROJECT

The Quilted Conscience Project (TQC Project) is an arts education experience that fosters intergenerational and cross-cultural bonds between people who, otherwise, might never meet. The project...

Cost: FREE

Where?
The KANEKO
1111 Jones Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Mangelsen's Hoppy Easter Event

Stop in to visit with the Easter Bunny, and make a craft or two today! 1. Wood Button Craft 2. Mini Painting Learn all about the hottest trend - Fairy Gardens! We'll show you how to make your own!

Cost: Free

Where?
David M. Mangelsen's
3457 S. 84 Street
Omaha, NE  68124
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For more information:
Sponsor: David M. Mangelsen's
Telephone: 402-391-6225
Contact name: Heidi
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Omaha Summer Arts Festival

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 41st year June 5th, 6th, and 7th in Downtown Omaha. The festival is Omaha's premier destination for arts and all your entertainment. The festival...

Cost: FREE!

Where?
10th to 15th on Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Telephone: 402-345-5401
Contact name: Christine Dunn
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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Community Potluck Picnic Lunch and Easter Egg Hunt

Community Potluck Picnic Lunch and Easter Egg Hunt Everyone is Invited! Bring Your Family! Lots of Fun! Valley City Park Large Pavilion 400 West Vass Street Valley Nebraska Schedule 12:00 Noon...

Cost: Free

Where?
Valley City Park Large Pavilion
400 West Vass Street
Valley, NE  6806;
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For more information:
Sponsor: Spirit of Peace
Telephone: 567-307-0910
Contact name: Pastor Michael
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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Possibilities Challenge

College Possible Omaha helps students overcome many obstacles to achieve their college dreams and puts the public to the test at the Possibilities Challenge. The Possibilities Challenge is such a...

Cost: $30 per team member - early bird and education sector discounts can apply

Where?
Dodge Campus of the University of Nebraska at Omah
Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha, NE  68182
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For more information:
Sponsor: College Possible Omaha
Telephone: 402-884-4750
Contact name: Marjorie Maas
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4:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Big Basketball Bash

Guests will enjoy the thrills and excitement of the NCAA men’s college basketball semi-final games at a one-of-a-kind viewing party to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands. Guests...

Cost: $45

Where?
Champions Run
13800 Eagle Run Drive
Omaha, NE  68164
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For more information:
Sponsor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Midlands
Telephone: 402-905-3346
Contact name: Elizabeth Hansen
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

MOXIE

The Friends of Planned Parenthood will put on the best party of the year where the proceeds support reproductive health care and education for women, men and teens. Please join us at our annual...

Cost: $125 per ticket

Where?
OMAR Baking Building
4383 Nicholas Street
Omaha, NE  68124
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For more information:
Sponsor: The Friends of Planned Parenthood
Telephone: 402-557-6681
Contact name: Maggie
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6:00 PM -

The Gathering

The Gathering is a fundraising dinner to help support Sacred Heart, All Saints, and Holy Name Schools and is sponsored by CUES. The theme for the evening is "The Art of Inspiration." Students from...

Cost: $125

Where?
Embassy Suites Omaha-La Vista
12520 Westport Pkwy
La Vista, NE  68128
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For more information:
Sponsor: CUES
Telephone: 402-451-5755
Contact name: Kevin Clarke
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6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

CASAblanca Gala

CASAblanca is a gala providing an evening of fun, food and drink to fundraise for Nebraska CASA programs. Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) programs recruit, screen and train volunteers who...

Cost: $50.00

Where?
Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine Street
Omaha, NE  68106
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska CASA Association
Telephone: 402-477-2788
Contact name: Corrie Kielty
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6:00 PM - 10:30 PM

March Madnezz

Cost: TBD

Where?
Council Bluffs, IA

For more information:
Sponsor: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands
Telephone: 402-342-1600
Contact name: Kaleena Biggerstaff
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6:00 PM -

Blue Jean Ball: Once Upon A Wish

Join Make-A-Wish Nebraska for an evening of wish stories celebrating the impact of a wish on Saturday, March 28th at 6:00 p.m. at the Mutual of Omaha Dome. For ticket or sponsorship opportunities...

Cost: $125 individual or $1,250 for table of 10

Where?
Mutual of Omaha Dome
3301 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Sponsor: Make-A-Wish Nebraska
Telephone: 402-333-8999
Contact name: Brigette Young
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6:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Papermaking Workshop @ KANEKO

Papermaking Workshop @ KANEKO Omaha paper artist Bonnie O'Connell will host a two-day papermaking workshop at KANEKO. This introductory class covers the basic techniques of Western-style hand...

Cost: $100 (KANEKO members – $85)

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: KANEKO
Telephone: 402-341-3800
Contact name: Claire
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6:00 PM

Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective is the largest, award-winning, interactive comedic murder mystery dinner show in the United States. We are now running public and private shows in cities across the country...

Cost: $54.95

Where?
Double Tree by Hilton
1616 Dodge St.
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Dinner Detective
Telephone: 866-496-0535
Contact name: Meredith Wood
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Trivia Night Goes to the Dogs!

DOORS OPEN AT 6PM, TRIVIA STARTS AT 7:30PM Join us for a night of trivia, good food and fun! Put your knowledge to the test while supporting rescue dogs in need. All proceeds go directly to...

Cost: Minimum Donation of 25.00 a Person or 150.00 per Table of 6 Persons

Where?
The Tangier Shrine Center
2823 S. 84th St.
Omaha, NE  68124
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Border Collie Rescue, Inc.
Contact name: Jessica Norman
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Omaha Beef Indoor Football

The Omaha Beef Indoor Football Team is part of the 10 team Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL) and is looking to make their 16th consecutive playoff appearance Spring 2015. Omaha...

Cost: Advanced: $20. $24, $29, $49

Where?
Ralston Arena
7300 Q St
Ralston, NE  68127
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For more information:
Sponsor: Ralston Arena
Telephone: 402-934-9966
Contact name: reception
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Medical Lecture about spiritual healing

G. Kury, MD presents healings which are medically inexplicable. Healed people report about their recovery. The natural laws of spiritual healing will be described. Healings documented and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Skutt Student Center, room 105
Omaha, NE  68178
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bruno Groening Circle of Friends
Telephone: 402-891-0121
Contact name: Jeanette Coleman
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Girl Scouts artVenture

artVenture is a unique arts-based leadership program that celebrates collaboration and creativity. Small groups of Girl Scouts are matched with professional artists, working in a variety of...

Cost: Patron Party, $125; Main Auction, $50

Where?
UNO's Mammel Hall
6708 Pine Street
Omaha, NE  68106
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-779-8230
Contact name: Wendy Hamilton
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7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Girl Scouts’ artVenture

Join us for a colorful evening that celebrates art! Professional as well as Girl-Scout-created works will be for sale in a silent auction. Hors d'oeuvres and cocktails are served in a beautiful...

Cost: $50/person and $35 for young professionals. Patron Party is $125/person.

Where?
Mammel Hall, UNO Campus
6708 Pine Street
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Contact name: Wendy
Website »

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Motown the Musical

Featuring more than 50 classic hits, MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same...

Cost: Tickets start at $28

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kim Reiner
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Iowa Miss Amazing Pageant

The 3rd annual Iowa Miss Amazing Pageant for girls and women with disabilities will be held March 27-28, 2015 at Iowa Western Community College. Miss Amazing Inc. celebrates the abilities of all...

Cost: $10 per person

Where?
Iowa Western Community College
2700 College Rd
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
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The Reluctant Dragon

Mar. 20 – Apr. 4, 2015 Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 2 & 5 pm, Sundays at 2pm Glaston is a boy who dreams of having dangerous and daring dragon encounters like the brave heroes in his books. But...

Cost: $18 each; Discount tickets at Hy-Vee

Where?
The Rose Theater
2001 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Nebraska Furniture Mart
Telephone: 402-345-4849
Contact name: Box Office
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Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Youth Poetry Festival

Louder Than a Bomb is a youth poetry festival where high schools compete against other high schools using poetry written and performed by students. The students work for months on the writing and...

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Where?
UNL, UNO, The Durham, The Holland Center
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-453-5711
Contact name: Matt Mason
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Walking Group

Motion is Life so we need to keep moving! This walking club is for all ages and fitness levels. If you are interested in regaining, maintaining or developing your health and well being come join...

Cost: Free

Where?
Oak View Mall
Food Court
3001 S 144th St
Omaha, NE  68144
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For more information:
Sponsor: Zorad Chiropractic
Telephone: 402-210-8490
Contact name: Dr. Christine
Website »

Global Threads

The Global Threads exhibition will consist of the works, collections and scholarship for several FIBER artists from around the globe, including Yoshiko Wada (Japan), Jessica Hemmings (Scotland),...

Cost: free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
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Fiber Legends

Fiber Legends explores the different ways in which fiber art conveys movement, captures and transmits culture and functions as fine art through the works of Nick Cave, Sheila Hicks and Jon Eric...

Cost: FREE during gallery hours: M-F, 9-5; Sa., 1-5

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St.
Omaha, NE  68102
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Station to Station: KETV and the Burlington

Opening in September 2015, the new KETV news station will be housed in one of the many amazing architectural marvels of Omaha. Designed by Thomas Kimball, the Burlington Station opened 1898, just...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
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This May Hurt a Bit: Medicine in Old Omaha

This exhibit will take visitors back to just after Omaha's founding, and the colorful world of medicine that early settlers encountered. From blood-letting, to magic cure-alls, to doctors treating...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

Sisters of Mercy: 150 Years of Serving Omaha, 1864-2014

In 1843, the Sisters of Mercy answered a call to come to the United States from Ireland and minister to those in greatest need: the poor, the uneducated and the sick. by 1929, there were some...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
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Crafting Characters: Georgiann Regan and 20 Years at the Omaha Community Playhouse

For the last 20 years, Georgiann Regan has been dressing actors and creating characters on stage at the Omaha Community Playhouse. but how do costumes go from idea, to drawing, to reality?...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
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Once Upon a Farm

We’re bringing the farm life to the big city! Explore the world of agriculture and learn where your food comes from in the upcoming special exhibit, Once Upon a Farm opening October 18. Slide...

Cost: $2 upcharge with paid admission

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68104
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-342-6164
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
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Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

With a stage and film career that spanned six decades, Katharine "Kate" Hepburn (1907-2003) is an American icon who dazzled silver screen, television and theater audiences with her extraordinary...

Cost: $9-Adults; $7-Seniors(62+); $6-children(3-12); Free-members and 2 and under

Where?
The Durham Museum
801 S 10th St
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Website »

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The Friends of Planned Parenthood will put on the best party of the year where the proceeds support reproductive health care and education for...

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American Tapestry Biennial

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The American Tapestry Alliance’s Biennial exhibition will be on display at KANEKO from Feb. 6 – April 25, 2015. This international, juried,...

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Community Potluck Picnic Lunch and Easter Egg Hunt

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Community Potluck Picnic Lunch and Easter Egg Hunt Everyone is Invited! Bring Your Family! Lots of Fun! Valley City Park Large Pavilion 400...

Big Basketball Bash

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2015.03.28

Guests will enjoy the thrills and excitement of the NCAA men’s college basketball semi-final games at a one-of-a-kind viewing party to support...

Blue Jean Ball: Once Upon A Wish

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2015.03.28

Join Make-A-Wish Nebraska for an evening of wish stories celebrating the impact of a wish on Saturday, March 28th at 6:00 p.m. at the Mutual of...

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