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April 2018

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8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402) 977-3072...

Cost: $0

Where?
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: All Makes, Allsteel and Hon
Telephone: 402-977-3072
Contact name: Kaitlin Breitag
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Energy Explorers Exhibit

Become a true explorer of all things energy! Guests will investigate and compare potential and kinetic energy. Discover primary sources of energy and interact with circuitry using hands-on...

Cost: Adult: $12.00, Children (ages 4-12): $6.00

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Earth Day - South Omaha Litter Cleanup

What better way to celebrate Earth Day than to take care of our environment? Join Keep Omaha Beautiful and Heartland Worker's Center for a community cleanup in South Omaha to give back to the...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Brown Park, Upland Park, and Highland Park
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Keep Omaha Beautiful
Telephone: 402-444-7774
Contact name: Alyssa Cody
Website »

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Earth Day Celebration at City Sprouts South

City Sprouts South is once again hosting their annual Earth Day Celebration event. The Earth Day Celebration takes place on Sunday, April 22 from 3-5pm at the City Sprouts South Community Garden,...

Cost: free

Where?
City Sprouts South
1815 N Street
Omaha, NE  68107
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: City Sprouts South
Telephone: 402-504-1910
Contact name: Alex
Website »

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Senior Prom

The Heartland Family Service Senior Prom will pair the teens of the Junior Friends Society with those in our community over 55 years of age for an old-fashioned dinner dance. Seniors will be...

Cost: Tickets: $10

Where?
The Field Club
3615 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE  68105
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Heartland Family Service
Telephone: 402-552-7480
Contact name: Kara Warner
Website »

5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Autism Night at Omaha Children's Museum

Come and join Autism Action Partnership at the Omaha Children's Museum for a night of family fun.

Cost: FREE

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Autism Action Partnership
Telephone: 402-763-8830
Contact name: Amber Brache
Website »

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Dinner in Abraham's Tent

Join us for an evening of laughter, fun and inspiration as the Tri-Faith Initiative hosts Dinner in Abraham's Tent! Featuring nationally-known comedians "Standup for Peace" as well as clergy and...

Cost: $50 - $1,500

Where?
CenturyLink Center
455 N. 10th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Tri-Faith Initiative
Telephone: 402-934-2955
Contact name: Laura Paulsen
Website »

Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch of Persistence through History

The Durham Museum is partnering with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s History Department and Service Learning Academy to produce an immersive, interdisciplinary experience focused on...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Energy Explorers Exhibit

Become a true explorer of all things energy! Guests will investigate and compare potential and kinetic energy. Discover primary sources of energy and interact with circuitry using hands-on...

Cost: Adult: $12.00, Children (ages 4-12): $6.00

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

Omaha in the Anthropocene

The "Anthropocene" is a proposed new geological era currently under consideration by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. It makes a bold claim that humans have become a geologically...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

American Adventure

Do you have what it takes to survive? Take a step back into history to find out. In 1607, settlers landed on the shores of Virginia and called it home, creating the first permanent European...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II

In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for many in the United States. For most African Americans, even the most basic rights and...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402) 977-3072...

Cost: $0

Where?
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: All Makes, Allsteel and Hon
Telephone: 402-977-3072
Contact name: Kaitlin Breitag
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Energy Explorers Exhibit

Become a true explorer of all things energy! Guests will investigate and compare potential and kinetic energy. Discover primary sources of energy and interact with circuitry using hands-on...

Cost: Adult: $12.00, Children (ages 4-12): $6.00

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

ABC SQUARE DANCE PARTY

This is ABC Community Square Dancing in the Omaha area. So what is that? Community square dancing is a party dance on a regular basis for folks who may or may not have square danced in the past. We...

Cost: $5/person

Where?
Mockingbird Hills Community Center
10242 Mockingbird Drive
Omaha, NE  68118
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-250-5035

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Energy Explorers Exhibit

Become a true explorer of all things energy! Guests will investigate and compare potential and kinetic energy. Discover primary sources of energy and interact with circuitry using hands-on...

Cost: Adult: $12.00, Children (ages 4-12): $6.00

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum
Telephone: 402-944-3100
Contact name: Deb Hermann
Website »

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402) 977-3072...

Cost: $0

Where?
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: All Makes, Allsteel and Hon
Telephone: 402-977-3072
Contact name: Kaitlin Breitag
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

6:30 PM - 8:15 PM

Good News Jail & Prison Ministry Banquet - Douglas County

A banquet celebrating God's grace at work behind the walls of the Douglas County Jail. The event features testimonies from former inmates who have turned their lives around and are doing well in...

Cost: Free - but call in advance for reservations

Where?
Hotel RL
3321 S. 72nd St
Omaha, NE  68124
View map »

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

100 Things to Do In Omaha Before You Die: Lecture & Book Signing

Think there’s nothing to do in Omaha? Guess again. From being in two states at one time, exploring nature in a real forest or dining with raccoons, Omaha has 100 things to do, plus some. 100...

Cost: Regular museum admission applies; free for museum members

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Team Finals

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Tonight we have the final 4 teams...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
The Holland Performing Arts Center
1200 Douglas Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:45 PM

Gun Hill Royals @ Reverb Lounge

Gun Hill Royals brew “SoCal Country” rock out of Los Angeles with a sound steeped in roots and classic country. They're headed towards ramblin’, rollin’, shufflin’ and groovin’! If soul...

Cost: $10

Where?
Reverb Lounge
6121 Military Ave.
Omaha, NE  68104
View map »

For more information:
Website »

Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch of Persistence through History

The Durham Museum is partnering with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s History Department and Service Learning Academy to produce an immersive, interdisciplinary experience focused on...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II

In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for many in the United States. For most African Americans, even the most basic rights and...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Omaha in the Anthropocene

The "Anthropocene" is a proposed new geological era currently under consideration by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. It makes a bold claim that humans have become a geologically...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

American Adventure

Do you have what it takes to survive? Take a step back into history to find out. In 1607, settlers landed on the shores of Virginia and called it home, creating the first permanent European...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402) 977-3072...

Cost: $0

Where?
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: All Makes, Allsteel and Hon
Telephone: 402-977-3072
Contact name: Kaitlin Breitag
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Medicare Made Easy

You're invited to Medicare Made Easy! Medicare Made Easy is A FREE, educational seminar presented by Think Whole Person Healthcare on the benefits of Medicare and what you should know before you...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Think Whole Person Healthcare
7100 West Center Road
Omaha, NE  68106
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Think Whole Person Healthcare
Telephone: 402-506-9127
Contact name: Terry Adams
Website »

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Omaha Police Foundation Officer of the Year Awards Luncheon

Attend the 18th annual Omaha Police Foundation Officer of the Year Awards Luncheon, chaired by the Chief Executive Officer Emeritus of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska, Steve Martin. Twenty-five...

Cost: 75

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Police Foundation
Contact name: Elizabeth Balazs

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

6:30 PM -

UNO vs. Kansas State

UNO Mavericks go against the Kansas State Wildcats. Gates open at 5:30 and first pitch is at 6:30. Ticket Pricing: Adult: $12.00 UNO Student: Free 18 and under (Child) : $9.00

Cost: https://www.ticketreturn.com/prod2/ChangeEvent.asp?Plus=1&SponsorID=10396&EID=24

Where?
Werner Park
12356 Ballpark Way
Omaha, NE  68046
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-738-5108
Contact name: Kathleen Ezell
Website »

Omaha in the Anthropocene

The "Anthropocene" is a proposed new geological era currently under consideration by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. It makes a bold claim that humans have become a geologically...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

American Adventure

Do you have what it takes to survive? Take a step back into history to find out. In 1607, settlers landed on the shores of Virginia and called it home, creating the first permanent European...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch of Persistence through History

The Durham Museum is partnering with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s History Department and Service Learning Academy to produce an immersive, interdisciplinary experience focused on...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II

In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for many in the United States. For most African Americans, even the most basic rights and...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402) 977-3072...

Cost: $0

Where?
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: All Makes, Allsteel and Hon
Telephone: 402-977-3072
Contact name: Kaitlin Breitag
Website »

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

NAM Annual Meeting

The Nonprofit Association of the Midlands (NAM) will usher in new leadership at the NAM Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 26 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the historic Joslyn Castle in Omaha, 3902...

Cost: TBD

Where?
Joslyn Castle
3902 Davenport St.
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Nonprofit Association of the Midlands
Telephone: 402-557-5800
Contact name: Abby
Website »

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

CALLING IN SICK, A BODILY COMMUNICATION WORKSHOP WITH TARANEH FAZELI

Calling in Sick is a bodily communication workshop based in storytelling about illness lead by Taraneh Fazeli, 2018 Bemis Curator-in-Residence and curator of Sick Time, Sleepy Time, Crip Time:...

Cost: Free and open to the public.

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Telephone: 402-341-7130
Contact name: Davina Schrier
Website »

7:30 PM - 11:00 PM

SFJAZZ Collective: The Music of Miles Davis

The SFJAZZ Collective pays tribute to trumpeter Miles Davis! This all-star ensemble of today’s finest performers and composers is one of the most exciting and acclaimed groups on the jazz scene....

Cost: Starting at $20.00

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0202
Contact name: Kelly Bartnick
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES

RAIN - A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES celebrates the 50th anniversary of the release of "Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band"! For the first time ever, RAIN will bring the historic album to life in...

Cost: Starting at 49.25

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

For more information:
Telephone: 402-345-0606
Contact name: Kelly Bartnick
Website »

Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II

In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for many in the United States. For most African Americans, even the most basic rights and...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch of Persistence through History

The Durham Museum is partnering with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s History Department and Service Learning Academy to produce an immersive, interdisciplinary experience focused on...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

American Adventure

Do you have what it takes to survive? Take a step back into history to find out. In 1607, settlers landed on the shores of Virginia and called it home, creating the first permanent European...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

Omaha in the Anthropocene

The "Anthropocene" is a proposed new geological era currently under consideration by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. It makes a bold claim that humans have become a geologically...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402) 977-3072...

Cost: $0

Where?
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: All Makes, Allsteel and Hon
Telephone: 402-977-3072
Contact name: Kaitlin Breitag
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
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3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Tastes & Treasures

Annual event, hosted by the Women's Auxiliary of the Salvation Army. Honorary Chairs: Kathy and Larry Courtnage Chairs: Liz Crosson and Sherry Thompson An evening of fun, food and philanthropy...

Cost: $95

Where?
Field Club of Omaha
3615 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE  68000
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For more information:
Sponsor: Women's Auxiliary Salvation Army
Telephone: 402-898-7700x1188
Contact name: Patricia Salas

American Adventure

Do you have what it takes to survive? Take a step back into history to find out. In 1607, settlers landed on the shores of Virginia and called it home, creating the first permanent European...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

Omaha in the Anthropocene

The "Anthropocene" is a proposed new geological era currently under consideration by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. It makes a bold claim that humans have become a geologically...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch of Persistence through History

The Durham Museum is partnering with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s History Department and Service Learning Academy to produce an immersive, interdisciplinary experience focused on...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II

In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for many in the United States. For most African Americans, even the most basic rights and...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

BCAN Walk to End Bladder Cancer

The BCAN Walk to End Bladder Cancer is the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's national grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives that help support the BCAN mission: to increase public...

Cost: $25 Adults, $5 Children (under 18 years)

Where?
Chalco Hills Recreation Area
8901 South 154th St
Omaha, NE  68138
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For more information:
Sponsor: Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN)
Telephone: 301-215-9099
Website »

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Omaha Spring Cleanup

The Omaha Spring Cleanup (OSC) is a joint effort between the City of Omaha, Keep Omaha Beautiful, and participating neighborhood associations. The free event provides Omaha residents with the...

Cost: free

Where?
Various locations
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Keep Omaha Beautiful
Telephone: 402-444-7774
Contact name: Alyssa Cody
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Brunch 5K

Third times the charm and bRUNch 5K is back! Lace up your running (or walking) shoes for the bRUNch 5K on April 28, 2018, at Midtown Crossing. Once you cross the finish line, enjoy a buffet brunch...

Cost: $50 for Brunch Registration; $25 for Brunch only

Where?
Midtown Crossing
216 S 34th St
Omaha, NE  68131
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For more information:
Sponsor: Junior League of Omaha
Contact name: Lauren Hellman
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9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Nebraska Science Festival

Join us at the Nebraska Science Festival Expo and participate in fun and engaging hands-on learning opportunities. There will be a wide variety of booths to promote science and its impact on our...

Cost: Free with Scifest coupon

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

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Metamorphosis

Millions of pieces of plastic find their way into landfills and watersheds every year, causing harm and producing pollution to both wildlife and human beings. This winter and spring, Lauritzen...

Cost: $5-10, free for garden members and children under 6

Where?
Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE  68108
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Lauritzen Gardens
Telephone: 402-346-4002
Contact name: Jennifer Evans
Website »

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

March for Babies, Omaha 2018

Gather your friends and family to help us fight premature birth at March for Babies presented by Children’s Hospital & Medical Center on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Lewis and Clark Landing....

Cost: Free

Where?
Lewis and Clark Landing
345 Riverfront Drive
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Telephone: 402-718-8504
Contact name: Mackenzie Hawkins
Website »

9:00 AM

Team Challenge--Lincoln Marathon & Half Marathon

Join Team Challenge for the Lincoln Marathon & Half Marathon! When you join Team Challenge, you'll be helping in the fight against Crohn's disease & ulcerative colitis by raising awareness and...

Cost: Free to join, but participants will need to purchase race entry

Where?
Lake Zorinsky (may change)
Lake Zorinsky Trailhead, 168th NE Parking lot
Omaha, NE  68138
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For more information:
Sponsor: We are open to sponsorship for this program.
Website »

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Lanoha’s Spring Open House

Enjoy local food and support a few incredibly talented Omaha makers/ curators while browsing through fresh blooms at one of the biggest garden centers in the Midwest! Food: •Scotty’s Go-go...

Cost: 0

Where?
Lanoha Nurseries
19111 West Center Road
Omaha, NE  68130
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-510-3042
Contact name: Melanie Lucks
Website »

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Papillion Storm Chasers Games

14U Papillion Storm Chasers play at Werner Park Game (1): 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Game (2): 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Game (3): 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Cost: TBD

Where?
Werner Park
12356 Ballpark Way
Omaha, NE  68046
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-738-5108
Contact name: Kathleen Ezell

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students have to tell. Each school is part of 2...

Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Where?
UNO Thompson Alumni Center and UNL Student Union
6705 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68182
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Writers Collective
Telephone: 402-680-8755
Contact name: Matt Mason
Website »

5:00 PM -

Blue Jeans and Dreams

Put on your hats and boots for an evening of country elegance with great food and friends to support the Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy Participant Sponsorship Fund. The 18th annual...

Cost: www.HETRA.org

Where?
HETRA
10130 S 222nd Street
Gretna, NE  68028
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For more information:
Sponsor: HETRA
Telephone: 402-359-8830
Contact name: Jodi Teal
Website »

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Guns N Hoses

Join us for Guns N Hoses on Saturday, April 28th to watch Omaha’s firefighters and police officers duke it out in the boxing ring for charity (supporting First Responders Foundation)! There are...

Cost: 10.00

Where?
Baxter Arena
2425 S 67th St
Omaha, NE  68182
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For more information:
Sponsor: First Responders Foundation
Contact name: Gina Mowat
Website »

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Kenny G

Grammy Award®-winning saxophonist Kenny G has combined elements of R&B, pop, Latin and jazz to solidify his reputation as the premier artist in contemporary jazz. Since the early 1980s, his...

Cost: Starting at $45.00

Where?
Orpheum Theater
409 S 16th St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Performing Arts
Telephone: 402-345-0202
Contact name: Kelly Bartnick
Website »

bRUNch 5k Junior League of Omaha

bRUNch 5k - Junior League of Omaha The bRUNch 5K is back for the third year..."Third Time's a Charm!" Lace up your running (or walking) shoes for the bRUNch 5K on April 28, 2018, at Midtown...

Cost: $25 - $75

Where?
Midtown Crossing
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Website »

Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch of Persistence through History

The Durham Museum is partnering with the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s History Department and Service Learning Academy to produce an immersive, interdisciplinary experience focused on...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Omaha in the Anthropocene

The "Anthropocene" is a proposed new geological era currently under consideration by the International Commission on Stratigraphy. It makes a bold claim that humans have become a geologically...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World War II

In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for many in the United States. For most African Americans, even the most basic rights and...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

Shakespeare In Love

Shakespeare In Love | April 13 - May 6, 2018 | Howard and Rhonda Hawks Mainstage Theatre |Wed. - Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. | Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard | Adapted...

Cost: Starting at $24

Where?
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Community Playhouse
Telephone: 402-553-0800
Website »

American Adventure

Do you have what it takes to survive? Take a step back into history to find out. In 1607, settlers landed on the shores of Virginia and called it home, creating the first permanent European...

Cost: Adults: $11.00 Seniors (62+): $8.00 Children (ages 3 – 12): $7.00 Children 2 yea

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

For more information:
Sponsor: The Durham Museum
Telephone: 402-444-5071
Contact name: Alise Hernandez
Website »

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All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

All Makes' 100 Year, $100,000 Office Makeover Contest

2018.04.02

NEWS RELEASE: RELEASE DATE: IMMEDIATELY All Makes CONTACT: Kaitlin Breitag (402)...

Omaha Police Foundation Officer of the Year Awards Luncheon

Omaha Police Foundation Officer of the Year Awards Luncheon

2018.04.25

Attend the 18th annual Omaha Police Foundation Officer of the Year Awards Luncheon, chaired by the Chief Executive Officer Emeritus of Blue Cross...

NAM Annual Meeting

2018.04.26

The Nonprofit Association of the Midlands (NAM) will usher in new leadership at the NAM Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 26 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m....

Tastes & Treasures

Tastes & Treasures

2018.04.27

Annual event, hosted by the Women's Auxiliary of the Salvation Army. Honorary Chairs: Kathy and Larry Courtnage Chairs: Liz Crosson and Sherry...

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Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

Louder Than a Bomb: Great Plains Preliminary Rounds

2018.03.25

Over 45 area high schools and middle schools compete by performing their poems in a high-energy event showcasing the amazing stories these students...

Good News Jail & Prison Ministry Banquet - Douglas County

Good News Jail & Prison Ministry Banquet - Douglas County

2018.04.24

A banquet celebrating God's grace at work behind the walls of the Douglas County Jail. The event features testimonies from former inmates who have...

100 Things to Do In Omaha Before You Die: Lecture & Book Signing

100 Things to Do In Omaha Before You Die: Lecture & Book Signing

2018.04.24

Think there’s nothing to do in Omaha? Guess again. From being in two states at one time, exploring nature in a real forest or dining with...

Gun Hill Royals @ Reverb Lounge

Gun Hill Royals @ Reverb Lounge

2018.04.24

Gun Hill Royals brew “SoCal Country” rock out of Los Angeles with a sound steeped in roots and classic country. They're headed towards...

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