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August 2015

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9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Omaha Farmers Market-Aksarben Village

Join the Omaha Farmers Market as we celebrate our 22nd season of making locally grown foods accessible to our community. Fresh produce, one-of-a-kind products and valued relationships make the...

Cost: www.omahafarmersmarket.org

Where?
Aksarben Village
67th and Center Streets
Omaha, NE  68106
View map »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Parish Festival

Sts. Peter & Paul Parish Festival Food, games, raffles

Cost: varies

Where?
Sts. Peter & Paul Church
5912 S 36th Street
Omaha, NE  68107
View map »

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

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

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

John Mellencamp - "Plain Spoken Tour"

Grammy-winning, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp - “The Voice of the Heartland” – brings his Plain Spoken Tour to the Orpheum Theater! He will be performing stunningly elegant and...

Cost: $42.50 - $118.50

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

For more information:
Sponsor: AEG Live!
Telephone: 917-940-2499
Contact name: Claire Mercuri
Website »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

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

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

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

Omaha Farmers Market

The 2015 Farmers Market will be open Every Saturday from May 2nd (through) October 17th from 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Old Market on 11th & Jackson. And every Sunday from May 3rd (through)...

Cost: FREE

Where?
, NE

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 »

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Annual Mentoring Awards Luncheon

The luncheon will feature honorees for the Mentor of the Year and Business/Advocate of the Year awards, and renowned speaker, Dr. Kent Pekel, CEO of the Search Institute. We will also have special...

Cost: $50 per person

Where?
CenturyLink
Omaha, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Midlands Mentoring Partnership
Telephone: 402-715-4176
Contact name: Deborah Neary
Website »

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

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

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Consider the Alternative: film screening and cocktail conversation on charter schools

Watch the new documentary that provides the balanced explanation of charter schools, public schools and closing the achievement gap. A panel with Nebraska Loves Public Schools, Bold Nebraska's...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Loves Public Schools + KANEKO
Telephone: 402-490-5786
Contact name: Brittany Mascio
Website »

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

film screening and cocktail conversation on charter schools

Watch the new documentary that provides the balanced explanation of charter schools, public schools and closing the achievement gap. A panel with Nebraska Loves Public Schools, Bold Nebraska's...

Cost: Free

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

For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Loves Public Schools + KANEKO
Telephone: 402-490-5786
Contact name: Brittany Mascio
Website »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

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

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

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

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

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

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

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

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market- Charles Drew Health Center

Join the Omaha Farmers Market as we celebrate our 22nd season of making locally grown foods accessible to our community. Fresh produce, one-of-a-kind products and valued relationships make the...

Cost: www.omahafarmersmarket.org

Where?
Charles Drew Health Center
29th and Grant St.
Omaha, NE
View map »

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

City of Papillion Farmer’s Market

The City of Papillion Farmer's Market features a variety of fresh produce, baked goods and art from local vendors. The event is held from 5 to 8 p.m. each Wednesday throughout the summer — June 3...

Cost: Free

Where?
City Park in Papillion
84th and Lincoln streets
Papillion , NE  68046
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-597-2041
Contact name: Tami Phillips

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
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 »

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

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

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

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

A Place at Home Ribbon Cutting in Council Bluffs

Omaha startup, A Place at Home invites the public to their Council Bluffs Open House with a Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting at the new branch office, Thursday, August 6th, 3pm –...

Cost: FREE

Where?
A Place at Home
900 Woodbury Ave
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: A Place at Home
Telephone: 402-650-1444
Contact name: Dustin Distefano
Website »

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

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

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fallen Fruit: Power of People, Power of Place

Prior to the opening reception, Fallen Fruit will participate in Bemis Center’s Thursday Art Talk program, 6pm–7pm. Los Angeles–based art collaborative Fallen Fruit (David Burns and Austin...

Cost: Free

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: JoAnna LeFlore
Website »

7:30 PM -

Omaha Performing Arts Presents Jazz on the Green at Midtown Crossing

Omaha Performing Arts again presents Jazz on the Green at Midtown Crossing this summer. The free outdoor concert series runs six consecutive Thursdays, from July 9 to August 13, 2015, in Turner...

Cost: Free

Where?
Midtown Crossing
3102 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68131
View map »

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

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

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

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

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
View map »

For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
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For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival

The 9th Annual Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival is coming back to Coventry Campus on 204 and Q. Tremendous event and come out and enjoy wine, craft beers, music, hot air balloons, and so much...

Cost: varies.

Where?
Coventry Campus
204 and Q St
Omaha, NE  68124
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For more information:
Sponsor: Mid-America Expo
Telephone: 402-346-8003
Contact name: Bob Mancuso
Website »

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

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

7:30 PM -

2015 Starlight Movie Series

The Starlight Movie Series is free to the public and invites audiences of all ages to enjoy their favorite movies on the big screen under open sky. The series is held throughout the summer at...

Cost: Free

Where?
Sumtur Amphitheater
11691 S. 108th St.
Papillion, NE  68046
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-597-2041
Contact name: Doug Huggins

Spirit of Courage Weekend

The annual Spirit Of Courage weekend is a benefit for the Charitable Patient Care Fund benefitting patients of Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Cancer Center. All proceeds raised for this fund...

Cost: Varies by activity

Where?
MidAmerica Center
1 Arena Way
Council Bluffs, IA
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For more information:
Sponsor: Jennie Edmundson Foundation
Telephone: 712-396-6086
Contact name: Tara Slevin
Website »

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

Where?
Omaha Children's Museum
500 South 20th Street
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-930-2352
Contact name: Michelle Chartrand
Website »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

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

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market-Old Market

Join the Omaha Farmers Market as we celebrate our 22nd season of making locally grown foods accessible to our community. Fresh produce, one-of-a-kind products and valued relationships make the...

Cost: www.omahafarmersmarket.org

Where?
Old Market
11th and Jackson
Omaha, NE  68102
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Health & Wellness Expo

Stop by our Health & Wellness Expo to learn about local resources and chat with community experts. While you're there, become a life-saving hero -- it takes less than an hour to donate blood that's...

Cost: free

Where?
Walnut Grove
4901 S. 153rd & Q Street
Omaha, NE  68137
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For more information:
Sponsor: Walnut Grove Resort Lifestyle Community
Telephone: 402-881-8188
Contact name: Lifestyle Director Kim Spicer
Website »

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Second Saturday

The Nebraska Academy of Collaborative Professionals invites you to attend “Second Saturday,” a 60-minute program designed to provide information on an effective and less expensive alternative...

Cost: $20 per person or $25 per couple.

Where?
Presbyterian Church of the Master
10710 Corby Cir
south entrance
Omaha, NE  68134
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For more information:
Sponsor: Nebraska Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Telephone: 402-548-5418
Contact name: Jodie McGill
Website »

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the bootleggers, and the gangsters. Please join us in...

Cost: $6

Where?
General Crook House Museum
5730 N. 30th St. 11b
Omaha, NE  68111
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-455-9990
Website »

10:30 AM

Self-Preservation Saturdays

Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” —Audre Lorde “Self-Preservation Saturdays” is a summer-long series devoted to...

Cost: Free

Where?
Carver Bank
2416 Lake Street
Omaha, NE  68111
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11:00 AM -

For All the World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

The Executive Director of the Love’s Jazz and Arts Center, Tim Clark stated “the new exhibit will provide an opportunity for youth, adults, and families to see, hear and feel the spirit of the...

Cost: TBA. Check website for updates for ticket prices.

Where?
Love's Jazz and Art Center
2510 N. 24th St.
Omaha, NE  68110
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For more information:
Sponsor: Love's Jazz and Arts Center
Telephone: 402-502-5291
Contact name: Kokeo
Website »

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Annual Fundraiser Luncheon

The Sarpy County Museum's Annual Fundraiser Luncheon will be held on Saturday, August 8 at noon and features a World War II era theme. Tickets can now be purchased at the museum for $20.00. This...

Cost: $20.00

Where?
Bellevue University- Muller Administration Buildin
1000 Galvin Rd. S.
Bellevue, NE  68005
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For more information:
Sponsor: Sarpy County Museum
Telephone: 402-292-1880
Contact name: Kassie Nelson or Ben Justman
Website »

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival

The 9th Annual Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival is coming back to Coventry Campus on 204 and Q. Tremendous event and come out and enjoy wine, craft beers, music, hot air balloons, and so much...

Cost: varies.

Where?
Coventry Campus
204 and Q St
Omaha, NE  68124
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Mid-America Expo
Telephone: 402-346-8003
Contact name: Bob Mancuso
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
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Dinner Detective
Telephone: 866-496-0535
Contact name: Meredith Wood
Website »

6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Brandon Ballangée: Collapse

Opening: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm In this large-scale, mixed-media installation artist and biologist Brandon Ballangée responds to the global crisis of the world’s fisheries and...

Cost: Free

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

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Omaha Heart vs Chicago Bliss

The Omaha Heart marks it's 3rd season at the Ralston Arena! The Legends Football League (LFL) is a women's full contact, 7-on-7 tackle American football league, with play similar to other indoor...

Cost: $15-$55

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 »

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 »

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and contributions to the Omaha community. Utilizing...

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 »

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of archaeologists, Egyptologists and other researchers in this...

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 »

Lego Travel Adventure

What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO® Travel Adventure. This exhibit invites children...

Cost: Free to members, 2.00 upcharge for non members

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

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

Union Station: Built to Last

Do you know why Union Station is said to be "fire proof?" Ever wondered what makes terrazzo floors so robust? Or, how a room stays cool without air condition? As The Durham Museum celebrates 40...

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 »

Omaha Farmers Market

The 2015 Farmers Market will be open Every Saturday from May 2nd (through) October 17th from 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Old Market on 11th & Jackson. And every Sunday from May 3rd (through)...

Cost: FREE

Where?
, NE

Second Saturday Speaker Series - Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail

Find out more about Lewis & Clark and the Corps of Discovery as locally and nationally recognized speakers, entertainers, and artists bring new light and perspective to an incredible American...

Cost: Free!

Where?
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail Headquarters
601 Riverfront Dr.
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Sponsor: Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail
Telephone: 402-661-1804
Website »

Spirit of Courage Weekend

The annual Spirit Of Courage weekend is a benefit for the Charitable Patient Care Fund benefitting patients of Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Cancer Center. All proceeds raised for this fund...

Cost: Varies by activity

Where?
MidAmerica Center
1 Arena Way
Council Bluffs, IA
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Jennie Edmundson Foundation
Telephone: 712-396-6086
Contact name: Tara Slevin
Website »

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
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Zorad Chiropractic
Telephone: 402-210-8490
Contact name: Dr. Christine
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 »

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Join us at the third annual BaconFest Omaha, a fundraiser for the Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, for a great afternoon of Food – Family...

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Gangsters and Tunnels: Douglas County and Prohibition

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The Douglas County Historical Society (DCHS) takes a look at the history of Prohibition in Omaha – the Temperance movement, the distillers, the...

Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

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Egyptian culture has fascinated the world for thousands of years, but how do scientists unearth this ancient past? Step into the world of...

Lego Travel Adventure

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What will you build? Where will you go? These are questions Omaha Children’s Museum will ask visitors in next summer’s traveling exhibit LEGO®...

125 Years of Helping Omaha: Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society

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2015 will mark the 125th anniversary of Woodmen of the World and the Durham will host a special exhibition highlighting the company's history and...

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