Culture, Community, and Awareness

February 19, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Feb. 20: Fans of modern and contemporary art are in for a treat. The Opening Reception for Picasso: Master in Clay at El Museo Latino marks the beginning […]

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It’s Coming Up Arts

February 13, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Feb. 13: Think you know all there is to know about romantic comedies? Test that knowledge at Trivia Night at the Zoo—’90s rom-com edition. Gather in the Lozier Giant Screen […]

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Heating Things Up

February 6, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Feb. 6 to Sunday, Feb. 9: Who couldn’t use a little reminder of spring? The Omaha Home and Garden Expo offers that opportunity this weekend. Whether you’re thinking […]

Howie D and other actors onstage

A Back-to-School Kind of Weekend

January 30, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Jan. 30: The return of the Women’s Open Mic monthly series at Pageturners is nigh. Celebrate with a drink and engage with creative women in our community. Musicians, poets, comedians, and […]

Ransome's This is the Rope

Culture and Comfort Food

January 23, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. The featured image is from This is the Rope, 2013, acrylic and oil on paper, © James E. Ransome. Please note, last week’s featured opening of Thalia Rodger’s work […]

section of Thalia Rodgers' drawing

A Quest for Knowledge

January 16, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. The featured image is a section of one of Thalia Rodgers’ pieces.  Thursday, Jan. 16: You can listen to live music while helping launch a career tonight by attending […]

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From Beers to Cheers

January 9, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Jan. 9: Angels Among Us is throwing a beer-centric event to raise awareness about their work in the community. This new celebration is the Birds & Beer Bash, where […]

Polka Potluck Pajamas two little girls in Christmas pajamas

Polka, Potluck, and Pajamas

January 2, 2020 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Jan. 2: My pick for the day after New Year’s Day? A relaxing day at the library, of course. Hit up the Friends of OPL Book Sale at the Swanson […]

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The Weekend After and the New Year

December 26, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Dec. 26: Take a break this day after Christmas and get in The Ozone. Let them provide the food and drinks, and, of course, the entertainment. Listen to […]

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Bass, Bash, and Black Magic for Christmas

December 19, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Dec. 19: Finishing some last-minute shopping before the holidays? Why not  multitask and get some Santa pictures taken while you’re at it? Santa’s Wonderland at Cabela’s in La Vista […]