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August 2018

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9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Omaha Farmers Market - Aksarben Village

Join us every Sunday and shop for fresh produce, herbs, meats, plants, baked goods, jams, jellies, coffee, cheeses, crafts and much more from over 110 local vendors! We accept EBT cards! Take...

Cost: Free Admission

Where?
Aksarben Village, 67th & Center Streets
67th & Center Streets
Omaha, NE  68106
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For more information:
Website »

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

DIBS for Kids Bookfair

Join us for a Bookfair! Please join DIBS for Kids at the Crossroads Barnes and Noble on Sunday, August 12th for a bookfair to raise funds for even more books in our schools! We'll be reading to...

Cost: FREE

Where?
Barnes and Noble, Crossroads
7400 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE  68114
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For more information:
Sponsor: DIBS for Kids
Telephone: 503-754-0922
Contact name: Laura
Website »

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tangier Shrine/Daughters of the Nile Fifth Annual Kids Carnival

The fifth annual Kids Carnival will be held on Sunday, Aug. 12 from 1-4 p.m. at the Tangier Shrine Center, 2823 S. 84 Street. Admission is free, and free Child Identification Program (CHIP) kits...

Cost: Free admission; ride/game tickets and food available for purchase

Where?
Tangier Shrine Center
2823 S. 84 Street
Omaha, NE  68124
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For more information:
Sponsor: Tangier Shrine
Telephone: 402-392-0404
Contact name: Bridget Brooks
Website »

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Billy McGuigan's Rock Twist

Billy McGuigan and the Steve Gomez Band | By Rave On Productions Billy McGuigan’s big band sound is back! Classic rock tunes with a big band twist; big band standards with a rock and roll twist....

Cost: http://www.omahaplayhouse.com/tickets/

Where?
The Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132
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3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Foot Golf Tournament

Memories for Kids Youth Advisory Board will be hosting a Foot Golf Tournament at Papio Greens Golf Center in Papillion. This is a fundraiser for Memories for Kids. Kids 12-18 are encouraged to...

Cost: Minimum Donation $20 per player

Where?
Papio Greens Golf Center
11050 South 66 Street
Papillion, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Memories for Kids Youth Advisory Board
Telephone: 402-889-5797
Contact name: Jennifer Peterson
Website »

7:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Billy McGuigan's Rock Twist

Back by popular demand, Billy McGuigan and the Steve Gomez band present ROCK TWIST at the Omaha Community Playhouse August 1 - 12, 2018. The show runs Wednesday - Saturdays @ 7:30pm and Sundays @...

Cost: 42.00

Where?
Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass Street
Omaha, NE  68132
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For more information:
Sponsor: Rave On Productions
Telephone: 402-682-2868
Contact name: Kate Whitecotton
Website »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

Leadership Coaching Grant for Non-Profit Organizations

ICF-Nebraska represents a community of professional coaches dedicated to coaching advocacy though education, professionalism, and community. Demonstrating ethics and excellence in coaching, we work...

Cost: 0

Where?
Omaha, NE  68142

For more information:
Telephone: 908-963-8158
Contact name: Donna King
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 »

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Visionary Series: AVI-SPL

Millennials are the largest generation in today’s workplace representing a mobile, digitally social, remotely collaborative culture. Because of this, organizations are changing how they attract...

Cost: Free

Where?
KANEKO
1111 Jones St
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-341-3800

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
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-250-5035

Leadership Coaching Grant for Non-Profit Organizations

ICF-Nebraska represents a community of professional coaches dedicated to coaching advocacy though education, professionalism, and community. Demonstrating ethics and excellence in coaching, we work...

Cost: 0

Where?
Omaha, NE  68142

For more information:
Telephone: 908-963-8158
Contact name: Donna King
Website »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Omaha Haas Milling Classes

Productivity, Inc. is holding HaaS Milling classes from Aug 14 to Aug 16 at its location in Omaha, Nebraska. Courses, which will run each day from 9AM to 3PM, are intended for those who already...

Cost: n/a

Where?
Productivity Inc. - Nebraska
15150 25th Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN  55447
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For more information:
Sponsor: Productivity Inc.
Telephone: 180-062-63369
Website »

Leadership Coaching Grant for Non-Profit Organizations

ICF-Nebraska represents a community of professional coaches dedicated to coaching advocacy though education, professionalism, and community. Demonstrating ethics and excellence in coaching, we work...

Cost: 0

Where?
Omaha, NE  68142

For more information:
Telephone: 908-963-8158
Contact name: Donna King
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 »

Dismal River Club Golf Tournament Benefiting Omaha Home for Boys

Omaha Home for Boys is excited to announce that the nationally-ranked Dismal River Club in Mullen, Nebraska is hosting a charity golf tournament benefiting the Home August 14 through 16, 2018. The...

Cost: $1,250

Where?
Dismal River Club
83040 Dismal River Trail
Mullen, NE  69152
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For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Home for Boys
Telephone: 402-457-7195
Contact name: RaeAnn Knoell
Website »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Omaha Haas Milling Classes

Productivity, Inc. is holding HaaS Milling classes from Aug 14 to Aug 16 at its location in Omaha, Nebraska. Courses, which will run each day from 9AM to 3PM, are intended for those who already...

Cost: n/a

Where?
Productivity Inc. - Nebraska
15150 25th Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN  55447
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For more information:
Sponsor: Productivity Inc.
Telephone: 180-062-63369
Website »

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market - Charles Drew Health Center

The Omaha Farmers Market returns to the Charles Drew Health Center (CDHC) at 30th and Grant Streets on Wednesdays, July 11 through August 29. Each Wednesday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., three to...

Cost: Free

Where?
Charles Drew Health Center
2915 Grant Street
Omaha, NE  68111
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Dismal River Club Golf Tournament Benefiting Omaha Home for Boys

Omaha Home for Boys is excited to announce that the nationally-ranked Dismal River Club in Mullen, Nebraska is hosting a charity golf tournament benefiting the Home August 14 through 16, 2018. The...

Cost: $1,250

Where?
Dismal River Club
83040 Dismal River Trail
Mullen, NE  69152
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Home for Boys
Telephone: 402-457-7195
Contact name: RaeAnn Knoell
Website »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

Leadership Coaching Grant for Non-Profit Organizations

ICF-Nebraska represents a community of professional coaches dedicated to coaching advocacy though education, professionalism, and community. Demonstrating ethics and excellence in coaching, we work...

Cost: 0

Where?
Omaha, NE  68142

For more information:
Telephone: 908-963-8158
Contact name: Donna King
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 »

7:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Breakfast & BlindSpots

This 90-minute training helps participants discover why good people sometimes make bad choices. Knowing more about the psychological tendencies that blind us to right decision and right action...

Cost: $50

Where?
Creighton University Harper Center Room 3048
602 N. 20th St.
Omaha, NE  68178
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For more information:
Sponsor: Business Ethics Alliance
Telephone: 402-280-3394
Contact name: Susan Gnann
Website »

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Omaha Haas Milling Classes

Productivity, Inc. is holding HaaS Milling classes from Aug 14 to Aug 16 at its location in Omaha, Nebraska. Courses, which will run each day from 9AM to 3PM, are intended for those who already...

Cost: n/a

Where?
Productivity Inc. - Nebraska
15150 25th Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN  55447
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Productivity Inc.
Telephone: 180-062-63369
Website »

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Council Bluffs Farmers Market

Join us every Thursday, through September 27, for the Council Bluffs Farmers Market in historic Bayliss Park. Each week there will be a variety of local vendors selling a range of farm raised and...

Cost: Free

Where?
Bayliss Park
100 Pearl Street
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
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For more information:
Sponsor: The 712 Initiative
Telephone: 712-396-2467

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Ethics on Tap - Ethics Boot Camp

eef-up your ethics muscle with our Trustees. In small groups, participants will be faced with ethical dilemmas and have to decide what actions to take if faced with similar ethics situations in the...

Cost: $10

Where?
CHI McAuley Fogelstrom Center
12809 West Dodge Road
Omaha, NE  68154
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For more information:
Sponsor: Business Ethics Alliance
Telephone: 402-280-3394
Contact name: Susan Gnann
Website »

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Love and Information

Someone sneezes. Someone can't get a signal. Someone won't answer the door. Someone put an elephant on the stairs. Someone'.s not ready to talk. Someone is her brother's mother. Someone hates...

Cost: Adults $12, Students $10

Where?
Apollon Art Space
1801
Omaha, NE  68108
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For more information:
Sponsor: Apollon
Telephone: 402-884-0135
Contact name: Carol Danigole
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 »

Leadership Coaching Grant for Non-Profit Organizations

ICF-Nebraska represents a community of professional coaches dedicated to coaching advocacy though education, professionalism, and community. Demonstrating ethics and excellence in coaching, we work...

Cost: 0

Where?
Omaha, NE  68142

For more information:
Telephone: 908-963-8158
Contact name: Donna King
Website »

Dismal River Club Golf Tournament Benefiting Omaha Home for Boys

Omaha Home for Boys is excited to announce that the nationally-ranked Dismal River Club in Mullen, Nebraska is hosting a charity golf tournament benefiting the Home August 14 through 16, 2018. The...

Cost: $1,250

Where?
Dismal River Club
83040 Dismal River Trail
Mullen, NE  69152
View map »

For more information:
Sponsor: Omaha Home for Boys
Telephone: 402-457-7195
Contact name: RaeAnn Knoell
Website »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

6:00 PM - 10:30 PM

12th Annual Fireworks Bonanza

FREE family fun in Omaha...Join us for our 12th Annual Fireworks Bonanza on Friday, August 17th at 6pm. There will be bounce houses, food trucks, jumbo yard games, live music and a professional...

Cost: $0 Food Truck Fees Apply

Where?
15801 Butler Ave
15801 Butler Ave
Omaha , NE  68116
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For more information:
Sponsor: StoneBridge Christian Church
Telephone: 402-571-2038
Contact name: Scott Cole
Website »

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jefferson House "Stand Up for Kids! Comedy Night

Join Heartland Family Service for the 2018 Jefferson House "Stand Up For Kids!" Comedy Night! All proceeds will go to support our Jefferson House Children's Shelter and Group Home in Fremont, NE....

Cost: Tickets | $50 per person ($35 tax-deductible)

Where?
Fremont Golf Club
2710 North Somers Avenue
Fremont, NE  68025
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For more information:
Sponsor: Heartland Family Service
Telephone: 402-552-7424
Contact name: Nicole Tromler
Website »

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Fun Home

Music by Jeanine Tesori | Book and Lyrics by Lisa Kron | Based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel The winner of five Tony Awards including Best Musical and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize,...

Cost: http://www.omahaplayhouse.com/tickets/

Where?
The Omaha Community Playhouse
6915 Cass St
Omaha, NE  68132
View map »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

Leadership Coaching Grant for Non-Profit Organizations

ICF-Nebraska represents a community of professional coaches dedicated to coaching advocacy though education, professionalism, and community. Demonstrating ethics and excellence in coaching, we work...

Cost: 0

Where?
Omaha, NE  68142

For more information:
Telephone: 908-963-8158
Contact name: Donna King
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 »

8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Omaha Farmers Market - Old Market

Join us every Saturday and shop for fresh produce, herbs, meats, plants, baked goods, jams, jellies, coffee, cheeses, crafts and much more from over 90 local vendors! We accept EBT cards! Take...

Cost: Free Admission

Where?
Old Market
11th & Jackson Streets
Omaha, NE  68102
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For more information:
Website »

8:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Elkhorn South High School Hats off to the Band Community Parade

The ESHS Marching Band kicks off the school year with an event that brings music and fun to the streets of the local neighborhoods. The Third Annual “Hats Off to the Community” Parade takes...

Cost: Free

Where?
Elkhorn Ridge Middle School/surrouding neighborhoo
17880 Marcy Street
omaha, NE  68130
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For more information:
Sponsor: Elkhorn South Band Boosters
Telephone: 402-517-8885
Contact name: Carmen Bunde
Website »

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

20th Annual Remembrance Walk

Join Grief's Journey for the 20th Annual Remembrance Walk on Saturday, August 18, 9-11: 30 am, at Miller's Landing. Create a festive costume for this year's theme, "Teams, Tennis Shoes, and Tutus."...

Cost: Adults (19+) - $30 Kids (3-18) - $10 Kids under 3 - FREE

Where?
Miller's Landing
151 Freedom Park Rd
Omaha, NE  68110
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-502-2773
Contact name: Bre Thompson
Website »

9:00 AM -

20th Annual Remembrance Walk -- benefitting Grief's Journey (formerly Ted E. Bear Hollow)

Gather with the community at Miller’s Landing to celebrate the lives of loved ones no longer on earth. The annual walk over the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge is invigorating and features live...

Cost: TBD

Where?
Miller's Landing
Gallup's Riverfront Campus
Omaha, NE
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For more information:
Sponsor: Grief's Journey
Telephone: 402-502-2773
Contact name: Karen Galvin
Website »

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Vendor Fair and Lemonade Stand for Team Nancy (Alzheimer’s Association)

Please help support our lemonade stand and vendor fair on 8/18 at Heartland Christian from 10-3. We want to find a cure for Alzheimer's and all money raised will go to support that cause. Team...

Cost: Free

Where?
Heartland Christian
400 wright st
Council Bluffs, IA  51501
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For more information:
Telephone: 402-575-7000
Contact name: Katie
Website »

6:00 PM -

Summer Bash For Childhood Cancer

A fun filled evening that includes a silent and live auction. Funds raised benefit families who have children receiving cancer treatment and support 2 childhood cancer camps and Children's...

Cost: $100.00

Where?
Embassy Suites LaVista
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: Metro Area Youth Foundation
Telephone: 402-734-0720
Contact name: Connie Mansfield
Website »

Fighting for the Good Life: Nebraskans Memories of World War I

In 1917-18, citizens around the country rallied to the call for service when the United States entered the First World War. Many immigrants in Omaha had already joined the armies of their homelands...

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 »

Nominate a Volunteer!

DEADLINE: AUGUST 27th! Every day, volunteers provide essential support in their communities. The ServeNebraska Step Forward Awards recognize these outstanding people and groups for their time and...

Cost: 0

Where?
Nebraska
, NE

For more information:
Sponsor: ServeNebraska
Telephone: 402-471-6229
Contact name: Kerry Fina
Website »

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