Community Calendar



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Volunteers for Speical Olympic Events


What:  Volunteers needed for special olympic events in 2015


Bowling - need volunteers for all session
January 10th - Noon- Ramp Bowling at Sun Valley Lanes
January 11th - Male singles at 9am, female singles, 11:30am, teams and doubles 2pm

Basketball
February 21st LHS - need volunteers and refs -starting around 9am - ending ????  Especially need refs for this event.
We will have 3 on 3 (regular and Unified), 5 on 5 (regular and unified), team skills, skills and level A

Aquatics
March 21st LHS - need volunteers - starting at 8am, probably over at 11:30am or so.

Track
April 11- starting with level A - 8am inside field house, going out to outdoor track around 11am at Nebraska Wesleyan.  Need volunteers all day.

If you can help contact Cecelia ana0976@aol.com or 402-467-1442
or Chris at dzrcc8@yahoo.com or 402-540-2241 


 

Lincoln City Library Mom's Night Out


What: Lincoln City Librarie's next "Mom's Night Out" event.
When: Friday, February 27th beginning at 7pm
Where: Walt Branch Library, 6701 S. 14th St.

Participants are invited to try Art Journaling, the process of creatively arranging color, words and images on a page.  No experience is necessary.  Craft Supplies will be provided, but attendees are invited to bring their own creative materials and experiment.

The after-hours, child-free gathering is an opportunity for moms to socialize, learn something new, and take time for themselves.  Child Care will not be available at the event.  Pre-registration is not required.

For more information about this and other Lincoln City Library events, visit lincolnlibraries.org.

 

Household Hazardous Waste Collection


What: Household Hazardous Waste Collection.
When: Friday, February 27th from 9am to 1pm.  The event is by appointment only.

Appointments can be scheduled by contacting LLCHD at 402-441-8021 during regular business hours.  Callers will be asked to identify the types and aproximate quantity of waste they plan to bring, and will receive details on the location of the event.  Reservations are limited.

Accepted items include pesticides, household cleaning products, paint thinners, stains, polishes and waxes, turpentine, oil-based paint, pool cleaning chemicals, flea and tick powders, rodent poison, charcoal starter fluids, mixed or old gasoline, brake or power steering fluids, mixed or old gasoline, brake or power steering fluids, and items containing mercury such as CFL's and Thermlometers.  A complete list of accepted items and a schedule of the year's seven remaining collection events are available at lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: household).

Items not accepted include latex paint, motor oil, fertilizers, gas grill cylinders, pharmaceutical waste, electronics and batteries.  For information on recycling these and other materials, check the "Guide to Recycling" at lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: recycle). No business waste will be accepted.

The event is free to residents of Lincoln and Lancaster County.  Donations are accepted the day of the collection.

 

Exclusive Midwest Premiere of Star Trek Series Fan Film


What: An Exclusive Midwest Premiere, A Star Trek Original Series Fan Film.
When: Saturday, February 28th from 12p - 2pm
Where: The Lincoln Grand Theatre.
Order free tickets at goo.gl/xXw3z1

When the crew of the Enterpise is forced to accept the death of Captain Kirk, Spock and McCoy must come to terms with their own grief, but when Spock discovers a plot by the Klingons to send Kirk back in time in order to destroy the Federation, it will take all the courage and abilities of the crew of the Enterprise to rescue their beloved Captain in time before he succombs to the horrific torture of the Mind Sifter!

www.startreknewvoyages.com     www.facebook.com/startrekphase2


 

Events at Timberlake Ranch Camps


What: Scrapbook Retreat with a little Mexican Spice!
When: January 30th - February 1st
Where: Timberlake Ranch Camp 2709 North S Road, Marquette, Ne.
Cost: $85 per person

Bring your friends and come join in the fun!  This weekend is designed for scapbookers of all kinds.  Whether it is you style to "crop 'til you drop" or relax and enjoy your family memories, we provide the perfect atmosphere for everyone.  Enjoy contest, prizes and fellowship galore!  Each registration includes lodging, three meals on Saturday, brunch on Sunday and snacks.  Check in begins at NOON on January 30th and check-out is NOON on February 1st.
Register online at www.timberlake.org or by calling 308-946-3871.

What: Chili Bowl Fundraiser and Dessert Dash
When: February 7th.  5pm: Arrive with chili for contest, 5:30-6:30pm:  Chili taste testing: 7-8pm: Dessert Dash
Proceeds will go towards the constuction of a new indoor riding arena for Timberlake's Horsemanship Program!
Come to Timberlake Ranch Campus for our first ever CHILI BOWL FUNDRAISER where YOU choose the BEST chili!  Bring you favorite chili to enter in the contest.  Try the different chilies and vote on which one you like best.  Then join in with your table to raise money for your choise of dessert in the DESSERT DASH.

What: Operation Equitation -
When: Feb. 21st 2015 , 1p - 6p
Where: Timberlake Ranch Camps, 2709 North S. Road, Marquette, Ne
You are invited to participate in our horsemanship knowledge contest.  This new program will allow horse lovers to dig into their horse craziness by studying and competing in our winter quiz event!  Those who are interested can sign up in teams of three to five participants.  Invite your friends, even if they have never attended horsemanship camp at Timberlake.  Teams can be combined regardless of age.  Can't find a team?  No Problem!  We will also offer an individual competition based on age.  Pre-register by visiting www.timberlake.org or by calling 308-946-3871.


What: Animal Education Clinic - more than just cats and dogs!
When: Feb. 28th -  1p-5p.  Check-in begins at 12:30p.
Where: Timberlake Ranch Camps,2709 North S Road, Marquette, Ne
Cost: $30 per participant

Just for an afternoon of everything animal!  Participants will be exposed to a variety of different species including ferrets, chinchillas, horses, pigs, and many more.  The will learn about animal science, handling and care.  Each registration includes an information packet and craft.  Snacks will be available for purchase.  Groups will be organized by age.
Re-register by visiting www.timberlake.org or by calling 308-946-3871.
 

Lincoln North Star Spring Musical


What: Lincoln North Star High School will be putting on their Spring Musical,The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.  Music and Lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin, conceived by Rebecca Feldman.
When: Thursday, February 26th at 7pm....Friday, February 27th at 7pm and Saturday, February 28th at 2:30pm and 7:30pm.
Prices:  $10.00 adults...$8.00 for students

Reserved seating.  Tickets available online and at the door. 

Join us for live singing, dancing and comedy.
 

Ulysses Community Center Soup Dinner


What: Ulysses Community Center Soup Dinner
When: Sunday, March 1st from 10am to 1pm
Where: The Ulysses Community Hall

Serving soup, sandwiches, cake and pie!  Prize drawing!  Bake Sale!
 

Visiting Professor of Opera


What: William Bolcom, who was named 2007 Composer of the Year by Musical America and honored with multiple Grammy Awards for his ground-breaking setting of Blake's Song of Innocence and of Experience will be in residence at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music last January as the inaugural appointee to the Ariel-Bybee Endowed Visiting Professor of Opera.  Bolcom is an award-winning composer of cabaret songs, concertos, sonatas, operas, symphonies, and much more.  UNL Opera will be performing his opera, A Wedding
When: February 27th and March 1st.
Where: Kimball Recital Hall.

A Wedding, was commissioned by the Chicago Lyric Opera and given its premiere performance on December 11, 2014.  It is an adaptation of Robert Altman's 1978 film by the same name.
 

Lincoln Stamp Show


What: Lincoln Stamp Show.
When: Saturday, February 28th from 9am to 5pm and Sunday March 1st from 10am to 3pm.
Where: Country Inn & Suies, 5353 N. 27th St.  Free Parking and Entry -  Barrier-free Access.

Collectible Envelopes celebrate the Hubble Space  Telescope's 25th Year, Stamp Dealers, Postal Service Booth on Saturday, Collector's Info, Beginner's Talble - Stamps 1 cent for Youth and 5 cents for Adults.

questions@lincolnstampclub.org - www.lincolnstampclub.org .
 

Valparaiso University Chorale Concert


What: Valparaiso University Chorale Concert, Christopher Cook Director.
When: March 3rd, 7pm
Where: Grace Lutheran Church, 2225 Washington Street, Lincoln
Free will offering

Works by Handel, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Stephen Paulus, Charles Ives, James MacMillian, Jake Runestad and more.

office@egrace.com  - 402-474-1505
 

Youth Actors Academy of Lincoln


What: Youth Actors Academy of Lincoln to present the School Edition of the musical Grease.
When: Thursday, March 6th at 7pm, Saturday, March 7th at 2pm & 7pm.
Where: 5930 S. 57th, Suite C
402-417-4137 or info@yaal.org
Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for youth.  Tickets will be sold at the door, pending availability.  However, we strongly encourage you to reserve your tickets in advance, as performances routinely sell out.

Join us for a hopping musical based off a timeless classic movie.  It's 1959 and Rydell High School's senior class is in rare form.  The duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum-snapping  "Pink Ladies" in bobby socks and pedal pushers, evoke the look and sound of the 1950's.  Head "greaser" Danny Zuko and new (good) girl Sandy Dumbrowski try to regain the "romance" of their summer, as the rest of the gang sings and dances its way through iconic songs at "Those Magic Changes," "Greased Lightnin," and "We Go Together."  This school version is an edited and condensed version written especially for the performance of younger kids.  The cast of Grease is a talented group of youth actors ages 9-15.  There will be a short intermission between Act 1 and 2, and concessions will be available for purchase.
 

Genealogy Conference


What: Spring Genealogy Conference
When: Saturday, March 7th, 2015
Where: Lincoln Family History Center, 3000 Old Cheney Road, Lincoln, Ne

The Conference is FREE and Lunch (Sandwiches, Fresh Fruit and Vegetables, Chips) will be provided at No Charge.  However, optional goodwill donations will be accepted to cover exenses.

Schedule
9:00 - Welcoming Comments - Todd Bennett

9:15 - Keynote Address - Settler's Stories: Ornaments for Your Family Tree - Martha Davies (Great Plains Welsh Heritage Center)

10:05 Break

10:25 - RootsTech Videos - Pick One - FamilySearch Family Tree Now and in the Future - or-
You've Mastered the Census and Basic Search, What's Next?

11:25 - Break

11:40 - Speaker - Sources and Conflicting Evidence - How to Evaluate and Sort Through Source Citations - Howard Camp (Assist. Director LincolnFHC)

12:25 - Lunch

1:15 - RootsTech Videos - Pick One - Getting the Most Out Ancestry.com - or - 6 Steps to Choreograph Your Research Across the Internet.

2:15 - Break

2:25 - Speaker - Exploring a Community to Break Down Brick Walls - Tina Wells (Director - LincolnFHC)

3:10 - Break

3:20P - Learning a Legacy in the Digital Age - Tools and tips for preserving your stories for future generations - Sabrina Sumsion (Author/Publisher).

Register for this conference
http://goo.gl/k73QPm or RSVP to LincolnFHC@gmail.com





 

Cotner Center Craft Fair


What: Cotner Center Craft Fair
When: Saturday, March 7th from 9a to 3p
Where: Cotner Center,

Cotner Center is hosting area crafters for a Craft Fair.  We will also have a bake sale and lunch will be available from 11:30 to 1:00

Contact Cathy Young at cotnercentercraftfair@gmail.com
 

Lincoln Irish Dancers


What: The Lincoln Irish Dancers 17th Annual Public Ceii (pronounced kaylee - Irish Social Dance)
When: March 8th from 6:30-9:00
Where: Auld Recreation Center-Antelope Park - 1650 Memorial Drive Lincoln, Nebraska
Cost: $10 for Adults, $5 for Students, $30 for Family.

This is the biggest Irish Dance party in Nebraska and people of all agest attend this gala event!  The annual fundraiser is always held the Sunday before St. Patrick's Day.  This is a great family event with a raffle, free trinkets & face stickers for the kids, and free light refreshments.  Live music by the band Rivertown String band and no need for prior dance experience with Catherine Sherer Bishop, calling the dances.
     Catherine will also be hosting a dance workshop at the YWCA (26th & O) 1:30-4:30pm the same day.  This would be ideal for anyone interested in folk dancing, not just irish.  Registration for this workshop is $10 for adults, $5 for Students with a $30 family maximum.  Even for those who don't wish to dance, you can always enjoy the lively toe-tapping Irish music at our ceili
 

Lincoln Parade of Apartments


What: 2015 Lincoln Parade of Apartments
When: March 7th & 8th from 9am to 4pm
Where: Villas at Wildreness Ridge, 8801 Executive Woods Drive, Lincoln, Ne 68512.

The Lincoln Parade of Apartments is a 2-day open house and vendor fair designed to simplify the apartment search process, and highlight area businesses.  This event is brand new to Lincoln Prospective residents will have the opportunity to tour apartments and amenities at more than 17 apartment communities in Lincoln.  Participants will also receive a swag bag along with a chance to  win a number of prizes from the event sponsors.  Pre-register online for more chances to win.

http://LincolnParadeofApartments.com

 

Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society


What: Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society Weekly Educational Opportunity
When: Sunday, March 8, 2015, March 15, 2015, March 22nd, 2015, March 29th, 2015, April 12th, 2015, April 19, 2015, April 26th, 2015 - 2:00pm-4:00pm.
Where: Walt Branch Library, 6701 South 14th Street
No Cost

Contact: Check www.llcgs.info or call 402-416-9139 for weekly topics and complete details.
 

Sts. Mary & Joseph Soup Luncheon


What: Sts. Mary & Joseph Catholic Church in Valparaiso is holding a "Free Will Soup Luncheon."
When: Sunday, March 8th from 11am to 1:30pm.
Where: Church Hal at St.Mary & Joseph Catholic Churchl.

Serving "All-You-Can-Eat Soup: Chili, Chicken Noodle & Vegetable Beef.  Meal includes a sandwhich, dessert and beverage.

Other events for that day will be a raffle, silent auction, cake walk and kids grab bag.
 

Greater Vision Gospel Trio


What: Greater Vision is recognized as one of the best in southern gospel music today.  Gerald, Rodney and Chris are renowned for their rich vocal blends and ability to communicate through music.
When: Monday, March 9th at 7pm
Where: Piedmont Park Church, 4801 A Streets, Lincoln, Ne
Doors will open at 6pm for this FREE concert.  An offering will be taken.

They have established themselves as the most awarded trio in the history of gospel music and are heard dailey by thousands of radio and internet radio listeners.  They also appear regularly on "In Touch" television and are featured on the Gaither Gospel Series.

For more information call 402-792-2450


 

Discovery Day @ NCTA


What: Discovery Day @ NCTA (Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture).
When: March 9th @ 9am - 2pm
Where: Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture, Curtis, Nebraska

Are you thinking about a career in agriculture?  NCTA Discovery Day gives prospective college students, friends, andd family the opportunity to explore the NCTA campus, meet faculty and staff, and experience NCTA's unique learning enviroment.

To reserve your spot at an upcoming Discovery Day register online at ncta.unl.edu or call 1-800-3CURTIS.




 

Brownville Concert Series 2015 Season


What: Brownville Concert Series Silver Anniversary Season "25 Years Just For You!"  Season passes are available to all nine shows for just $160.00, a 30% discount over regular tickets prices.


March 13th, 14th, &15th
The Four Freshmen "An American Musical Icon."

KC Jazz Singer: Kathleen Holeman
May 1st, 2nd, & 3rd,  Kathleen comes from Kansas City, the capital of Jazz Music with a great KC Jazz Trio.

KT Sullivan & Jeff Harnar "Sing Sondheim"
May 29th, 30th, & 31st.   This show opened this spring in New York to rave reviews.

The Brits: The British Invasion
June 26th, 27th, & 28th.  This rock and roll cover band will reprise the "British Invasion" that transformed our music scene in the mid 60's.

Ronny Cox
July 24th, 25th, & 26th.  Ronny Cox brings us his shows, "Songs, Stories, And Out & Out Lies."   His guitar playing Dueling Banjos scene in the movie "Deliverance" created one of the most iconic moments in the history of American moviemaking.

Opera Omaha Chorus
September 13th.  Under the direction of J. Gawf, this chorus of dedicated individuals provides talent and onstage support to the Omaha Opera Company.

Karen Oberlin "Secret Love"
October 9th, 10th, & 11th.  Ms. Oberline returns to our stage to pay tribute to the life and music of Doris Day.

Stephan Waarts, Violin & Ji, Piano
November 8th.  Two separate concerts presented in the same program for the lovers of great classical insturmental music. Waarts, 1st Prize Winner of the 2014 Manuhim Violin competition, performs first.  After intermission you will hear Ji, a much sought after piano soloist who plays with orchestras around the world.

Silver Anniversary Christmas Gala
December 11th, 12th, & 13th  Finishing our anniversary year on a high note with "Silver Bells" - The Music of the Holidays from the Silver Screen. 

2015 Season Passes are $160.00, Cabaret tickets are $25, concert tickets are $19 ($15 for students).  To purchase tickets online go to www.brownvilleconcertseries.com or Facebook or call 402-825-3331. 
 

Giving for Gigi Fund


What: "Giving For Gigi" Fund for Gianna Carrera, diagnosed with NF-1 (neurofibromatosis).
Where: Union Bank

Gianna "Gigi" Carrera, is a 2nd grader at Kloefkorn Elementary. She was diagnosed as an infant with NF-1  (neurofibromatosis), a genetic disorder which may cause tumor growth along the central nervous system.  It was found that she had 3 tumors on her brain, one of which was partially removed in February.  Complete removal of the remaining tumors followed by radiation and weekly chemotherapy will be needed.  Her family is coping amazingly and have asked for only prayers.  But the cost of transportation to appointments and time spent away from work is an added stress.  Friends and supporters have set up a "Giving for Gigi" fund at Union Bank.  Donations of cash or check and earmarked Carrera will be accepted at any Union Bank branch in town.

Pat Clinch Fundraisers


What: Fundraisers for Pat Clinch, recently diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer.
When: February 15th at the Zoo Bar, 136 N. 14th, 3-8pm
           February 21st at the Pla Mor Ballroom, 6600 W. O Street, 7-11pm
           February 27th at Yoga Body & Balance, Trade Center 5900 S. 58th Street - Suite , 7-9pm
           March 13th by Hipper Rainbow Patnefit at The Old Pub LLC, 420 S. 11th Street, 9pm.

For more information, please contact Greg Joyce at greg@legacyretirement.com or 402-540-1687.

Pat is a well-known fixture in the City of Lincoln.  Paticularly in the Haymarket area where he works at The Mill and at Maggie's Vegetarian Cafe with his wife Maggie Pleskac.  Pat and Maggie have a beautiful daughter, Iris, and another child soon to be born.  They are reeling from the diagnosis, but they are not giving up or losing hope for a full recovery and look forward to helping others in the future as they deal with this disease. 
 

Lincoln Coin Show


What: Lincoln Coin Club Annual Coin Show.
When: March 14th from 9am to 5pm.
Where: Oasis Inn & Suites, 5250 Cornhusker Hwy, Lincoln.
Free Admission & Parking

The Public is invited.  There will be Educational Exhibits, Great Raffle Prizes, Wide Variety of Dealers, Free Coins for Youngsters.  You Won't Want To Miss It!

Sponsored by the Lincoln Coin Club.  Visit us on the internet at www.LincolnCoinClub.com.

 

Book discussion at University Bookstore with Brian Hale


What: Local author Brian Hale to discuss new book, Are You Lucky?
When: March 17th, 7:11 pm with a book signing to follow
Where: University Bookstore is located on the lower level of the Nebraska Union at 14th and R Streets, and is open to the entire Lincoln Community.

Brian Hale's book Are You Lucky? explores how we attempt to win luck's favor, as well as how we try to make the best situation before us.  The book will describe the many forms in which luck can appear, and how it inspires, impacts us, and very often changes us. 
Brian is a jounalist and school public relations specialist.

 

Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society


What: Monthly meeting of Lincoln-Lancaster County-Genealogical Society
When: Thursday, March 19th at 7pm
Where: First Lutheran Church, Activity Center, 1551 South 70th Street, Lincoln, Ne
Free

Program: Curator of the archives housed in UNL, Mary Ellen Ducey, Associate Professor, Special Collections/Archives Librarian
Contact: Check www.llcgs.info or call 402-416-9139 for additional details.
 

Kuck Motor-Sports Museum Open House


What: Take the Lead with CASA-Kuck Motor-Sports Museum Open House.
When: Saturday, March 21st from 1p to 4p.
Where: 2551 Humphrey Street (north of I-80 off of 27th Street and Arbor Road/Alvo Road).
Tickets: $25 per person for advance registration or $35 per person at the door.  You can reserve your tickets by contacting the CASA office at 402-474-5161 or by emailing drockey@casa4lancaster.org

Mark your calendars - this is a unique opportunity to enjoy refresments while viewing an exquisite car collection and support CASA for Lancaster County.  Proceeds will support recruitment, training and supervision of community volunteers who advocate on behalf of abused and neglected children in the Lancaster County Juvenile Court System. 

Help support volunteer advocacy for vulnerable youth in our community! 
For more information about CASA for Lancaster County, please see our website at www.casa4lancaster.org.
 

St. Mary's & Assumption Parishes Wild Game Feed


What: St. Mary's & Assumption Parishes Wild Game Feed
When: Saturday, March 21st.  Doors open at 6p
Where: Aquinas High School, North Gym, David City.
Adult Donation: $20, $15 Children (12 & under).  Advanced sales: $18 (call 402-367-3579)

6th Annual Wild Game Feed.  4 serving lines, 25+ species served last year, FCSLA raffle, silent and live auctions.  Guess our mystery meat.
 

Dementia Care Conference


What: Dementia Care Conference
When: March 26th and 27th
Where: Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, 12520 Westport Pkwy, Lavista, Ne 68128

https://sites.google.com/site/dementiacareconference2015/

The Dementia Care Conference has been the premier conference for the state of Nebraska and Southwest Iowa regarding best practices for dementia care and support for over 10 years.  An array of presentatios have been delivered from prestigious researchers, high profile family caregivers, dynamic community leaders, and extraordinary health professionals.  The conference has grown every year in size, number of offerings and sponsors.
 

Knights of Columbus Council 1101 Fish Fridays


What: Knights of Columbus Council 1101 Annual Lenten Dinners - Fish Fridays
When: 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20.  All meals served from 5p to 7:30p.
Where: Blessed Sacrament School School Gym, 2500 South 17th, corner of 17th & Lake Street.
Cost: Adults $7, Chilcren (3 to 12) $3.50, under 3 Free
Serving Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Grilled Cheese (2 of the listed, any combination) Baked or Fried Potatoes, cole slaw, pickle spear, bread, and beverage.  Desserts can be purchased separately from church organizations.  Take Out available.

Friday, March 27th, "Meatless Spagetti Dinner."
Serving Homemade sauces, garlic bread, salad, and drink.
Adults $7
Children (3 to 12) $3.50
Under 3 Free
Desserts can be purchased separately from church organizations.  Take out available.
 

Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society


What: Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society and Osher Lifelong Learning Institute sponsoring Spring Genealogy Workshop "Tools and Techniques."
When: Saturday, March 28th from 8:15am to 4:30pm.
Where: East Campus, UNL, East Entrance Home Economics Building, 1650 North 35th Street.
Registration Deadline: Monday, March 16th
$40 for current LLCGS or OLLI Members
$50 for non-members
$10 for optional brown bag lunch with drink

Check www.llcgs.infor or call 402-416-9139 for additional details and registration form, or more information on OLLI contact www.olli.uni.edu.

Twenty different sessions presented Nebraska area experienced and professional genealogists who will share their expertise.  Register early as sessions are assigned as registrations are received.
 

Abbey Schnell Fundraiser


What: Abby Schnell Fundraiser, Spaghetti Dinner.  Abbey is a 28 year old mother of two boys who has been diagnosed with terminal colon cancer.  Please help to cover her mounting medical bills.
When: Sunday, March 29th from 11:30a - 3p.
Where: St. John's Church, 7601 Vine Street Gymnasium, Lincoln

Abbey is married to Adam Schnell.  Abby is battling incurable stage 4 colon cancer that has metastasized to her lungs.  Please show your support.


 

Southview Baptist Church


What: 24th Annual "This Day of Resurrection."  This powerful musical drama portrays scenes from the life of Christ, involves our entire church, and includes special effects and live animals.  Each engaging performance lasts about an hour.
When: In the week leading up to Palm Sunday:
7Pm, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, March 25th, 27th, 28th & 29th
3Pm, Saturday, March 28th
Where: 3434 S. 13th St. Lincolnk, ne (North of Highway 2 at 13th & Arapahoe).
Free admission...Free Childcare ages 6 & younger.  Free refreshments, Pet the animals after each performance.

A Powerful drama featuring live animals, music, orchestra and impressive special effects.  The Audience becomes part of the action!  Palm Sunday Weekend.  Bring a friend for our 24th year!
 

Family In Need


What:  Please help a mother burdened by health issues, the sudden loss of her husband, a sudden loss of her job, unemployment funds that have run dry, and trying to find the strength to live on.  She and her children have had a rough couple of years.  If you can, please help this family through your encouraging words and financial assistance.  You may help by going to http://www.gofundme.com/62x63c.  Thank You for your caring generosity!

Chiara String Quartet


What: The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Presents Chiara String Quartet.
When: Friday, September 12 at 7:30
Wednesday, February 4 at 7:30
Friday, April 10th at 7:30

Single Tickets: $20 (Seniors $10, Students $5)
Any Two Concerts: $35 (Seniors $16, Students $8
All Three Concerts: $40 (Seniors $20, Students $10)

Available at the Lied Center for Performing Arts ticket office, at the door, or at 402-472-4747

Wednesday, March 18th at 7:30pm, UNL East Campus - College of Law, 1875 N 42nd St. Free and Open to the Public.

More information: arts.unl.edu or music.unl.edu

Chiara Quartet: www.chiaraquartet.com
 


 

Substance Use Disorder Conference


What: Substance Use Disorder Conference sponsored by Bryan Independence Center, Summit Care and Wellness, and Training for Addiction Professionals.
When: Thursday, April 9th at 7pm. 
Where: St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 8550 Pioneer's Boulevard, Lincoln, Ne.
Cost: Admission Free of Charge. (1.5 CEU available for $10 through NAADAC)

Dr. Kevin McCauley, co-founder of the Institue for Addiction Study in Salt Lake City, Utah, will be present to take questions after the viewing of his film, "Pleasure Unwoven."    "Pleasure Unwoven" won the 2010 NAATP Michael Q. Ford journalism award.  "Is Addiction Realy a "Disease?"  This film uses the spectacular landscape of Utah's State and National Parks to describe the brain areas involved in addiciton.

April 10th - Substance Use Disorder: An Exploration of Neurobiology, Epidemiology and Recovery Management.
When: 8:30am - 4:15pm
Where: Bryan Medical Center - Conference Center - East Campus, 1600 South 48th Street, Lincoln, Ne.
Cost: $70 (includes lunch & 6.0 CEUs through NAADAC)
This training is designed for professionals who work with Substance Use Disorder Clients.  More information is available at www.lmep.com/tap under Forms and Registration Fliers.
 

Nebraska's Warrior Writers Workshop


What: Nebraska's Warrior Writers Workshop
When:  Jan. 31st, Feb 7th, Feb. 21st, March 7th, March 21st, April 4th, from 9am-11am on each date.
Where: Veterans Affairs, 600 South 70th Street, Lincoln.

Facilitated by professional writing instructors and VA hospital personnel, the workshops consist of six biweekly sessions focused on developing strategies and skills.  Two model texts are read and discussed by the group to help participants identify how good writing is built, and to allow writing practice with immediate feedback.  The range of works include fiction, poetry, and memoir.  Writers develop a strong bond as they encourage each other.  The workshop culminates in a voluntary public reading.
 

30th Annual Lincoln Spring Fling


What: 30th Annual Lincoln Spring Fling
When: Thursday, April 16th-Saturday, April 18th
Where: Lancaster Event Center, Lincoln Room at 84th & Havelock, 4100 N. 64th St., Lincoln.

Recovery event for all individuals, friends, and family recovering from alcoholism.  It features national speakers, workshops, entertainment and more.

Thursday Night is FREE - Doors open at 4pm
Friday Doors open at 9am
Saturday Doors open at 8am
Admission $20 at the door
For a full schedule of events, speakers, workshops and price, visit www.lincolnspringfling.com

 

Early Childhood Celebration


What: Early Childhood Celebration is an annual event held in Lincoln to celebrate the National Week of the Young Child.
When: April 18th from 9am to 1p
Where: Southeast Community College, 8800 O Street, in the gymnasium.

Child Care professionals, health and safety programs, community volunteers, and local agencies come together to offer information and activities to families with children ages birth through 8.  There are also stage performances throughout the day.  This event has been held at different venues for over 25 years, and is FREE to the public.  The String Beans will perform from 11a to noon.
 

Area College Fair


What: Area College Fair.
When: Sunday, April 19th from 1p to 3p
Where: Southeast Community College - Lincoln

Visit with representatives from state and regional colleges during the Southeast Community  Area College Fair. 
Register for a barcode at NebraskaCollegeFairs.org and bring the barcode to the fair so college reps can scan it.  To see a list of registered colleges, go to EducationQuest.org.

The College Fair is sponsored by EducationQuestFoundation through partnerships with the Nebraska Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers and Nebraska high school counselors.
 

REALTORS Care Community Fair


What: REALTORS Care Community Fair
When: April 25th from 10a to 2p
Where: Union Plaza at 21st & "O" St. Lincoln

Discover ways to get involved and volunteer with organizations in our community.

Free Family Event
Kids Activities
Street Attractions
Food
Entertainment
Informative Booths

Contact
Christina Krivolavek
Christina@LincolnRealtors.com
402-441-3632
 

March For Babies


What: March of Dimes Walk for Babies
When: April 25th.  Registration starts at 11a and the walk is at 12pm.
Where: Haymarket Park/Saltdog's Stadium.

The event will be filled with fun, food and mission awareness.  There will be 500 or more people consisting of Family teams, corporate teams and individual walkers.

To register (not required but requested ) go to Marchforbabies.org.
 

IABC Workshop


What: IABC Lincoln (International Association of Business Communicators)  is hosting a half-day workshop.
When: Thursday, April 16th, 2015.  9am - 1:30pm (registration begins at 8:30am)
Where: NET, 1800 N. 33rd St., Lincoln
Cost: $79 (register by 3/31/15) includes lunch

Register online at Lincoln.iabc.com.
Questions: Call Teresa 402-440-8689

Learn the rules and tools for creating, cultivating and capitalizing on networking relationships and opportunities in a variety of career, professional and social settings.
 

Walk MS Lincoln


What: Walk MS Lincoln
When: May 9th, 9am to 1pm.
Where: Fallbrook Town Center, 570 Fallbrook Blvd.

Multiple sclerosis pulls us away from our lives and destroys connections.  So it's only fitting our connections would be its greatest enemy.

At Walk MS, our connections become more powerful than the connections MS destroys.  Connect with others.  Support life changing programs and cutting edge research.

Be inspired.  Get connected.  Walk MS. Register now at WalkM.org.
 

Fontenelle Forest's Summer Day Camps


What: Fontenelle Forest welcomes children to a summer of discovery and learning in a place where the quiet wild of nature offers an unparalleled opportunity for your child to learn.
When: Day Camps run June through July and are divided by age group:
Where:Fontenelle Forest Nature Center in Bellevue.

Registration for 2015 Nature Discovery Day Camps are now open.  Nature Discovery Day Camps feature science-based learning through play with a variety of fun themes like Bugged Out In Nature, Invertebrate Investigations, Nature's Engineers, and Wilderness Hiking.  For 2015, we are pleased to offer more week-long full-day camps than ever before!

All camps are led by Fontenelle Forest's year-round professional educators.  
Age groups are (preschool, ages 4-5), Adventurers (ages 5-8), and Explorers (ages 8-12).  Grands and Me camps are also available and provide a unique opportunity for grandparents to share a two-day adventure with their grandchildren (ages 4-8).

Time, location, and price of camps vary.  Fontenelleforest.org/camps.
 

Glen Korff School of Music Spring Performance Season


What: Highlighted by the opera, A Wedding, by composer William Bolcom, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music is excited to announce its spring 2015 season.
More than 50 different performances will take place over the five-month period.

To view the complete schedule, visit music.unl.edu.  You can also download the calendar directly to your phone from the web page as well.

To receive the Glen Korff School of Music e-newsletter, sign up at music.unl.edu/newsletter.  the e-newsletter will give you the most recent news on the Glenn Korff School of Music and event updates.

Be sure to follow the Glenn Korff School of Music socially on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and our new YouTube Channel.
 

Donation Drive for Team Abbie


What: Donation Drive for Team Abbie. 

Abbie was diagnosed July 1st of 2014 with ALL-b Leukemia.  Abbie also happens to have Down Syndrome.  Abbie is adored by all, but mostly her mom, dad, and her siblings.  Please check out https://wwwfacebook.com/groups/TeamAbbieRose/  http://www.bigredvapor.com/team-abbie-donation/

We invite you to keep up to date on everything #TeamAbbie.
 

"Grant Seeking Basics" and "introduction to Finding Funders"


What: "Grantseeking Basics" and "Introduction to Finding Funders" free workshop.
When: Tuesday, October 28th from 10a to 12pm.
 Where: Love Library, Room 110.

The sessions will be led by Kief Schladweiler, Funding Information Network Services Specialist with the Foundation Center. (http://foundationcenter.org).  Mr. Schladweiler will highlight the electronic and print resouces available for your free use at the University of Nebraska Lincoln's Love Library, a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center.

More detailed information about the workshop can be found here:
(http://libraries.unl.edu/instruction-unl-libraries.

Please come if you can and bring friends and associates.  To guarantee a seat, please contact Bob Bolin at the UNL Libraries at: (402) 489-4926 or rbolin2@unl.edu

 

Cake Decorators Needed


What: Free Cakes for Kids is a non profit organization that assist children and families in need.  It's goal is to provide birthday cakes for children who might not otherwide receive them.


Looking for cake decorators to decorate cakes for these children.  Seeking professional cake decorators, home decorators, bakeries, anyone that wants to decorate a cake.  Or if anyone would like to donate a store bought cake.

     Anyone can donate supplies for cake decorating.

If you can help email freecakesforkidslincoln@gmail.com
   

Lincoln Swap Meet/Bazaar


What: Lincoln Swap Meet/Bazaar
Where: Boarders Inn & Suites, 5250 Cornhusker Hwy, Lincoln, Ne
When: Open every Saturday. 

Booth Fee is Just $20 for 11/22.  10% of all Bazar Funds are donated to Charity..