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The Salvation Army Kroc Center

Grand Opening

In celebration of the opening of The Salvation Army Kroc Cener and recognition of community leaders, The Salvation Army is holding a Grand Opening Weekend.

 


 

The kick-off ceremony will be attended by Governor Dave Heineman and Nebraskas First Lady, Sally Ganem, Mayor Jim Suttle, City of Omaha officials and representatives, community leaders, The Salvation Army Advisory Board, Kroc Center staff members, and South Corps Congressional representatives.

Entertainment will be provided by the South High School Marching Band, local artists and area youth choirs. The weekend festivities, beginning on Saturday, January 9th will include refreshments, a strolling magician, contests, prizes and giveaways, fitness and aquatic activities, face-painting, balloon artists, a soccer shoot out competition, and The Salvation Army Rockford Temple Corps Band at 7:00 p.m. in the Assembly Hall. On Saturday, the facility will be free and open to the public. The festivities continue on Sunday the 10th with Sunday school for all ages at 9:45 a.m. and a community worship service celebration beginning at 10:45 a.m.

All activities will be held at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center located at 28th and Y Streets in South Omaha (2825 Y Street Omaha, NE 68107). For further information, visit www.omahakroc.org.
 

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