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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 […]

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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 […]

Crafty Queens and Other Things

December 12, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Featured video is of Taylor Swift’s “Style” cover by Names Without Numbers. Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Dec. 12:  The December Lettuce Turnip the Beet: Youth Poetry Night is a gift slam, whether you are […]

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Curious Specimens and Puppy Dog Tails

December 5, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Dec. 5: Want to know what art curatorship shares with zoological practice? Attend Alluring Specimens: Curating & the Curious Intersections of Art and Zoology at Bemis Center for Contemporary Art […]

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Bright Lights, Black Friday

November 28, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Announcement: Due to the Gene Leahy Mall construction, there was not the traditional Thanksgiving Lighting Ceremony or the Making Spirits Bright Holiday Concert in the Old Market, but the […]

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Markets and Muddy Paws

November 21, 2019 · Posted In: Events, Weekend Picks

Subscribe to this free weekly newsletter here. Thursday, Nov. 21: Take a night to go out, convene, and converse for an evening before the hectic holidays descend upon us. The VERbAL Gumbo 8-year Anniversary Show is […]

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A Thank-you Note

November 19, 2019 · Posted In: Events

Announcement of the 2020 Best of Omaha winners—as selected by you, the community—took place during the Second Annual Best of Omaha Soirée on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at the Empire Room in Midtown Crossing. The […]