From Quill to 
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October 8, 2017 · Posted In: Education, Family Guide

According to Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary, the word “cursive” comes from the Latin “currere,” meaning “to run.” The humble beginnings of this elegant script trace back to the use of the quill, which was easily broken […]

Fall 2017 Brew Tour

September 22, 2017 · Posted In: Beer, Cocktails & Wine, Food & Drink, Omaha Magazine

When temperatures drop and leaves crunch underfoot, Midwesterners crane their necks at the gray sky and try not to think of daily commutes soon to be spent in darkness. The wind is picking up, and […]

2017 September/October Giving Events

August 28, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Giving Events, Omaha Magazine

Featured Event March of Dimes’ Signature Chefs Auction 2017 Embassy Suites-La Vista signaturechefs.marchofdimes.org Local chefs will prepare culinary delights to raise money for research, education, and prevention of birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality. […]

July/August 2017 Giving Calendar

July 7, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Giving Events

July 7 (7-10 p.m.) Ales for Tails Benefitting: Nebraska Humane Society Location: Bärchen —nehumanesociety.org July 8 (8-11 a.m.) 5K Superhero Run and Post Race Party Benefitting: CASA for Douglas County Location: Turner Park at Midtown […]

July/August 2017 Explore

July 6, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Explore!

Nebraska The Good Living Tour July and August, various locations. The third-annual ambitious concert series, produced by Hear Nebraska, connects Nebraska talent to Nebraska towns, encouraging the growth of the state’s music industry. Concerts will […]

2017 July/August Family & More

June 30, 2017 · Posted In: Calendar, Family & More

Farmers Markets Gardening season is open in Omaha, and those desiring to eat fresh produce without digging in the dirt themselves will find plenty of options around the area. Along with produce, shoppers will find […]

2017 July/August Concerts

Posted In: Calendar, Concerts

Free Concert series Enjoy an eclectic array of live music, including rock, R&B, blues, jazz, and county from local and national musicians. Located in some of Omaha’s most vibrant metro areas, these summer concert series […]

2017 July/August Comedy Performances

Posted In: Calendar, Comedy

Gabriel Iglesias: July 28 at Ralston Arena, 7300 Q St. Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias–an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and voice actor–has been in the stand-up business for 20 years, and is celebrating with his global arena […]

2017 July/August Performances

Posted In: Calendar, Performances

Shakespeare On The Green: The Merry Wives of Windsor: July 1, 2, 7, and 9 at Elmwood Park, 411-1/2 N. Elmwood Road. Windsor is at a crossroads. All the elements that constitute the town—social strata, tradition, […]

2017 July/August Art and Museum Exhibits

Posted In: Calendar, Exhibits

Patriotic Perches: Through July 16 at Lauritzen Gardens, 100 Bancroft St. In honor of the Fourth of July holiday, Richard Yost of Bellevue created 51 one-of-a-kind birdhouses, each decorated with various knick-knacks that represent each state. […]