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This page was created to provide information about Lincoln events. If you would like to have us include your event, please email PSA@threeeagles.com. All submissions are subject to editing by our staff.

Johnny Carson School of Theatre & film


What:Fall shows at the Johnny Carson School of Theatre & Film at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Unity (1918)
October 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 @7:30...19 @ 2p.
Studio Theatre, Temple Building
12th & R
A deadly illness, A small town, An unlikely hero

William Shakespeare's Love's Labor's Lost
November: 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21 @ 7:30pm ...23rd @ 2pm
Howell Theatre, Temple Building
12th & R, Lincoln
Love's Labor's Lost is a comedy complete with disguises and mistaken identities

Time Stands Still
October: 22, 23, 24 @ 7:30pm....26 @ 2pm
Lab Theatre (Third Floor), Temple Building 12th & R, Lincoln
Journalist Sarah and James return to their home in Brooklyn together after documenting war in the middle east.

Wildflower
December: 4, 5, 6 @7:30pm....7 @ 2pm.
Lab Theatre (Third Floor), Temple Building
12 & R, Lincoln, Ne
A mother and son arrive in a Colorado town and are greeted with a summer of quirky characters and sexual awakening.

Tickets - 402-472-4747
on sale September 8th
carsonschool.unl.edu

 

Complline Worship at First-Plymouth Church


What: First Plymouth Church (20th & D Streets, Lincoln) invites you to a new experience of ancient worship.
When:  On the second Sunday Evening of each month at 7pm
Where: First Plymouth Church, (20th & D Streets).

On the second Sunday evening of each month at 7Pm, the order of Compline will be sung.  People of all faiths are welcome to share in this holy time of candlelit prayer, which offers true sanctuary for the modern soul.

In the beauty of First-Plymouth's Sanctuary with lights dimmed and candles flickering while the schola cantorum chants its way through the ancient liturgy, Compline becomes a doorway into the realm of spirit.  There is no preaching, no words spoken at all.  There are no hymns sung.  It only last 38 minutes, and the only thing a person attending does is light a candle.  But it is utterly captivating.

We invite you to simply walk into this mystical service, sit down and allow yourself to experience deep inner peace.

For more information call 402-476-7565 or visit www.firestplymouth.org.

 

Hyde Observatory November Meeting


What: Learn what to look for in a good telescope at the November meeting of the Prairie Astronomy Club.
When: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 7:30p
Where: Hyde Observatory, Holmes Lake, Lincoln, Ne.

The Prairie Astronomy Club presents a program on the important things to consider when purchasing a telescope, such as: the types of telescopes available, costs, etc.  If you're thinking about buying a telescope for someone for the holidays, join us.
 

Wet Ink Concert Series


What: WET INK - Two nights of composition premieres at UNL.  This two evening concert series features an especially varied and rich set of premieres from the student composers of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
When: Monday, November 24th, and Tuesday, November 25th at 7:30pm each night
Where: Westbrook Recital Hall
It is free and open to the public

Monday's program features new music for double reed ensemble (featuring the entire oboe and bassoon studios of the Glen Korff School of Music), string quintet, trombone quartet, brass quintet, jazz combo, and solo works for alto saxophone, piano, and viola.

TheTuesday program will feature works for string quartet, saxophone quartet, woodwind duet, art song, solo piano, and a new work for vocal jazz ensemble with strings.
 

Pixie Dust Worldwide Sponsor Program


What: PIXIE DUST WORLDWIDE works to raise awareness on many things, mostly child and domestic abuse.
Right now they are working on two projects.  If anyone would like to sponsor a child for back to school, or Christmas, check out the links below.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1439068653045710/  for Christmas

https://www.facebook.com/events/347707448717690/ for back to school.

 

American Red Cross Blook Donations


What:  Russ' Market hosting the American Red Cross blood drive.  All presenting donors will receive a gift certificate to be used toward the purchase of a pie.
When: Tuesday, November 25th. noon to 6pm.
Where: Russ's Market 33rd and Hwy 2 in Lincoln
             Russ's Market 130 N. 66th St. in Lincoln
             Russ's Market, 2840 S. 70th in Lincoln
Appointments are encouraged through the Red Cross Blood Donor App, by calling 1-800-Red Cross or visiting redcrossblood.org and entering sponsor code RussMarket.  Walk-ins are also welcome.

In addition to the gift certificate, presenting donors will also receive a limited edition Red Cross potholder stuffed with unique recipes, while supplies last.

For more details visit redcrossblood.org or use the Red Cross Blood Donor App to make an appointement.
 
 

Karen Kunc Exhibition & Reception


What: Grand Scale, Exhibition Opening Reception and First Friday Gallery Walk
When: September 5th, 6p to 9p.  Exhibition dates: September 5-November 26th.
Where: Constellation Studios 2055 O Street, Lincoln, Ne 68510

The Large-scale prints of artist Karen Kunc are exhibited together for the first time in the new fall show Grand Scale, At Constellation Studios.

www.constellation-studios.net
 

First-Plymouth October Events


First-Plymouth Congregational Church, UCC Upcoming Support Group, Events & Workshops.


The Bridge: Grit and Grace Study

Wednesdays, October 1-Nov. 19, 6:15;m.  Pastors will look at 12 Biblical Characters who personify how the themes of "grit" and "grace" play out in their lives and in our lives.  Contact 402-476-7550.

Sacred Geometry Workshop, Wednesdays, October 1-15, 6:15pm.  Explore the fascinating elements in nature: Genesis 1, nature's repeating patterns of growth, replications, the Golden Mean and more.  Contact 402-476-7550 to register.

Spiritual Growth Through Spiritual Gifts Workshop, Wednesdays, October 1-November 19, 6:15pm.  Discover and develop your spiritual gifts.  Contact 402-476-7550 to register.

Not Your Ordinary Bible Study, Thursdays, October 2-30, Noon. Led by Rev. Dr. Jim Keck.  Contact 402-476-7550.

Calling All Singles Planning Meeting, Thursday, October 2nd, 5:30pm at the Garage (S. 48th & Highway 2 - back room).  All are welcome to learn more about First Plymouth Singles Ministry for Adults.  Contact 402-476-7550.

Prayer and Meditation Group for Women, Thursday, October 2 & 16, 1pm Contact 402-476-7550

Church: Five Reasons it's Lame and the One Reason It's Invaluable - Lecture with Dr. Jim Keck.  Thursday, October 2, 7p.  Dr. Keck will talk frankly about the glaring shortcomings of the Christian Church in America, but also reclaim its true genius. Contact 402-476-7550.

Saturday Bible Study, Saturdays, October 4-25, 10a.  Led by Rev. Jacob Buchholz.  Contact 402-476-7550.

Academic Bible Study, Without the Tests and Grades, Sundays, October 5-26, 9a.  Dr. David Peabody, Contact 402-476-7550

Morning Yoga, Mondays, 9a. $5 a class, pay at the door.  Contact 402-476-7550

Happy Hour Bible Study, Mondays, October 6-27, 5:30pm at Brewsky's Bar & Gril (17th & South - upstairs).  Led by Rev. Jacob Buchholz.  Contact 402-476-7550

Bible Stories Through New Eves, Tuesdays, October 7-28, 9:30am.  Contact 402-476-7550

Yoga, Tuesdays, 5:30pm.  $5 a class, pay at the door.  Contact 402-476-7550

Singles Bridge: Wednesdays, October 8 & 22nd, 1p-4:30p.  Open to all.  Sponsored by the First-Plymouth Singles Plus+ Ministry.  Contact 402-476-7550.

Two Part Series Presented by Tabitha Health- Cause For Concern and Memory Loss:
Wednesday, October 8, 6:15pm  Cause for Concern: Learn initial steps you can take to determine When it's the right time to reach out to a loved one about health care support (assisted living, retirement, hospice).
Wed, October 15, 6:15pm, Memory Loss-Recognizing the Signs and Coping with the Symptoms. Contact 402-476-7550 for more information about these free seminars.

Grief and the Holiday Season Workshop, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 6:30-8pm.  $10.  Led by Lisa Borchardt.  Share ways to cope with grief and traditions during the holiday season, and conclude with a candle lighting ceremony.  Contact 402-476-7550 to pre-register.


 

2014 Turkey Trott


What: Turkey Trott
When: Thanksgiving Morning, November 27th.  6:30-7:30 Packet pick-up and late registration inside the Cooper YMCA.  8am 1-Mile Run/Walk begins.  8:30am 5K Run & 3 x 1 Relay Begins.
Where: Cooper YMCA.  The Cooper YMCA is locted at 6767 South 14th Street.

Deadline to receive a T-SHIRT and the following rates is Friday, November 22nd. Register online at YMCALINCOLN.ORG/TURKEYTROT.

1-Mile Fun Run/Walk - $14
5K Individual entry - $27
3 X 1- Mile Turkey Leg Relay-Relay-$42 per team.  Family Registration $62 per family participation in the 5K and/or the 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk.  A Family consist of up to 2 adults, ages 22 and over, and children 21 years of age and under all living at the same address full-time; with a maximum of 5 family members, please include $7 more per extra per family member.  Note: Family registrations submitted with more than 2 adults (22 years of age and over) will not be accepted.

All enteries received after Friday, November 22 will pay an extra $5 per person.  Note: Late enteries will receive a stainless steel water bottle instead of a t-shirt.

Race Day Registration - (6:30-7:30am on Thursday, November 28) will pay an extra $10 per person.  Please note: Late enteries will receive a stainless steel water bottle instead of a t-shirt.

Early packet picku will be at the Cooper Y on Wednesday, November 27th from 5p - 8p.  Race Day packet pickup will be from 6:30-7:30am at the Cooper YMCA.

All Races will go as scheduled, rain, snow, or extreme cold.  Please dress appropriately! 

For more details go to ymcalincoln.org/turkeytrot.


 

Scrap Metal Recycling Drive


What: Scrap Metal Recycling Drive to benefit the Lincoln Public Schools
When: Saturday, November 15th.
Where: Scrap Metal can be taken to Alter Metal Recycling, 6100 N. 70th St. and Sadoff Iron and Metal Company, 4400 West Webster.

All types of scrap metal including aluminum and tin cans, pots and pans, appliances, wiring, sinks, bathtubs and electric motors can be recycled.  Customers may donate all or part of the proceeds from the scrap metal to the LPS program  At the end of the drive, the two companies will match the amount of the public donation.
 

First-Plymouth Congregational Church Suport Groups, Events & Workshops


Academic Bible Study, Without the Tests and Grades, Sundays November 2-30, 9am

Unveiling the Divine - Lecture with Dr. Anouar Majid, Sunday, November 2nd.

Bible Stories through New Eyes, Tuesdays, November 4-25 9:30am

The Bridge: Grit and Grace Study, Wednesdays, November 5, 12 and 19, 6:15p

Old Testament Timeline Mural Tour at First-Plymouth, Wednesday, November 5th, 6:15p

Powerful Parenting Workshop, Wednesdays, November 5, 12 & 19, 7:15p

Not Your Ordinary Bible Study, Thursdays, November 6 & 20, Noon

Prayer and Meditation Group for Women, Thursdays, November 6 & 20, 1p

Callling All Singles!  Planning Meeting, Thursday, November 6, 5:30p at the Garage (S. 48th & Hwy 2 - back room)

Angels, Wondrous Beings Workshop, Thursdays, November 6-20, 6:30-8p

Grief and the Holiday Season, Tuesday, November 11, 6:30-8p.

Single Bridge, November 12 & 26, 1-4p

Morning Yoga, Mondays 9am  $5 a class, pay at the door

Yoga, Tuesdays, 5:30p  $5 a class, pay at the door.

Contact 402-476-7550 to register.

 

Fundraiser for for displaced victims in MIddle East


What: Help raise money for the displaced families and victims in the Middle East who have found shelter in Kurdistan (Northern Iraq).    As the ISIS terroists find more and more power everyday in the region and minorities such as Christians and Yezidis are being forced to flee.

For more information go to youcaring.com/4kurdistan
 

First-Plymouth Congregational Church Support Groups, Event & Workshops


The Bridge: Grit and Grace Study
Wednesday's Sept 3- Nov. 19th @ 6:15p
12 Biblical characters who personify "grit and grace."

First-Plymouth Church Building Tour
Wednesday, September 3, @  6:15p

Rebuilding I: When You Relationsip Ends
Wednesday, September 3- October 22nd @ 6:30pm
For those going through a Divorce

Not Your Ordinary Bible Study
Thursdays, September 4-25 at Noon

Prayer and Meditation Group for Women
Thursdays, September 4 & 18th 1p-2p
A time for women to come together for prayer and meditation

Saturday Bible Study
Saturdays, September 6-27, 10am

"The Artist's Way" Discussion
Saturdays, September 6-November 22nd 8a-10a
Workshop follows the book, "The Artist Way" by Julia Cameron

Academic Bible Study, Without Tests and Grades
Sundays September 7-28 @ 9a

Monday Evening Happy Hour Bible Study
Mondays, September 8-29 5:30p at Brewsky's Bar & Grill (17th & South)

Bible Stories through New Eyes
Tuesdays, September 9th-October 28th, 9:30-11am

Grief Club
Tuesdays, September 9- October 14th 6:30pm

Singles Planning Meeting
Thursday, September 4th, 5:30pm at The Garage (S. 48th & Hwy 2 - party room).

Singles Bridge: Wednesdays, September 10 & 24 1:00-4:30pm

For more information or to register call 402-476-7550.  First-Plymouth Church 20th & D St.


 

Diabetes Educaton Benefit - Use it or Lose it


What Diabetes Education Benefit USE IT OR LOSE IT.

Do you have Diabetes and Medicare?  If so, your benefits include 2 hours of education review per calendar year!

Please join us on one of these dates:
August 20th, 2014
September 10th, 2014
October 21st, 2014
November 18th, 2014
December 2nd, 2014
1:00-3:00pm

Topics: Diet, Exercise, Monitoring, & Medicines

You must register to attend.  Seating is limited!

Where: 2910 South 84th St., Omaha, Ne.
402-399-0777 ext 230
info@diabetes-education.com
www.diabetes-education.com
 

Lincoln Artist' Guild Art Gallery First Friday Opening Reception


What: Lincoln Artist' Guild Art Gallery First Friday Opening Reception
When: Friday, December 5th from 5p to 8p.
Where: Out of the Box, 366 N. 48th St. Lincoln, Ne

Christmas is in the air and the Lincoln Artist's Guild invites you to join us at Out of the Box for a festive evening filled with rich textures and wondrous colors.  Both upper and lower levels of the gallery are spilling over with exciting artwork.  Visit with the artist, enjoy holiday music, refreshments and wine.  All the artwork is orgignal and for sale.  Over thirty member artists are represented in this professional and friendly cooperative gallery.  See award winning artwork on exhibit & for sale from our recent Fall Show.  This Festive Season inspired our artist to design some Christmas and other special gifts priced from $15.00 to $30.00.  With the wide range of exciting artwork we offer, there's no doubt you'll find the perfect one of a kind gift to nestle under your tree.
 

Hannah Blum Leadership Conference


What: Help Support Our Future by helping to Send Miss Hannah Blum to the Emmanual Faith Lutheran School at the National Young Leaders State Conference.
When: March 19-22, 2015
Where: Wichita, Kansas

Hannah needs to raise $1000.00 for this once in a lifetime experience.
Donations can be sent to: Emmanuel Faith Lutheran School.

This conference promotes young leaders through 4 main areas:
Launching the Leadership Journey
Developing Personal Leadership
Practicing Leadership Skills
Empowering Leaders to Create and Change

Donations can be sent to: Emmanuel Fairth Lutheran School

Questions will be answered by calling 402-710-8599.
Deadline for funds is December 5th.



 

Holiday of Trees


What: 42nd Annual Holiday of Trees, sponsored by The Heritage League of Lincoln.
When: December 4th & 5th.  The hours will be 10am - 8pm, on both days.
Where: Westminister Presbyterian Church at 2110 Sheridan Boulevard.
Admission price is only a dollar.

Besides the decorated trees, there will be homemade food in the Coffee House, bargains in Attic Treasures, delicious foods to take home from the Pantry, unique items in the Boutique, and a Gingerbread workshop for children accompanied by an adult.  The drawing for the raffle items will be Friday evening.

The Heritage League of Lincoln has chosen Christian Heritage to receive the ticket sale proceeds from this year's Holiday of Trees.

 

Frozen 5k run at Lincoln East High School


What: Lincoln East High School Frozen 5K run or 1 mile walk for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
When: Saturday, December 6th.  The run will take place at 10a, and the walk at 10:30am.
Where Lincoln East High School (In front of the school).
Cost: $12, which includes a t-shirt, and snacks afterwards.  After December 1st, the cost goes up to $15 (race day registration is available).

Registration forms and waivers can be found at ehs.lps.org and should be turned into the Lincoln East Main Office ASP.
 

Christmas Gift Fair


What: Christlife Lincoln presents Christmas Gift Fair
When: December 6th from 9a to 3p
Where: Christlife Lincoln Church, 6601 S. 70th

Looking for the perfect gift for the loved ones on your Christmas list?  Want something homemade and unique?  Join us December 6th at Christlife Lincoln Church for a gift fair.  There will be over 30 homemade craft booths and commercial vendors ready with cash and carry items.  The cafe will be open with coffee, breakfast and lunch options and there will be a $1 raffle with a donation from every vendor. 
 

Santa Claus Visits Strategic Air & Space Museum's Space Day


What: The Strategic Air & Space Museum celebrates Space Day, featuring NASA's Orion launch, Santa Claus, the Stormstroopers, and NORAD briefing with a Santa Goes to Space Event.
When: December 6th, 9a- 5p
Where: The Strategic Air & Space Museum  is located between Lincoln and Omaha near Interstate 80.
Santa Goes to Space is free with the cost of admission.  Parking is free.  Standard admission rates are: Adults $12, Child (4-12) $6, Military/Senior $11.  Shuttle boune house is $5 per child.

Santa Claus will be escorted into the musuem by Stormtroopers of the 501st Legion at 10a.  Guest are invited to visit Santa and sit with him in the museum's mini F-4 fighter jet from 10a to 2p.  The museum will offer free pictures of each child's visit with Santa.

Featured activities include replays of NASA's Orion test launch, and a briefing on NORAD's Tracks Santa program in the museum's theater at 2:30pm.  NASA's Orion is a new spacecraft designed for human exploration of our solar system, and NORAD's Tracks Santa keeps tabs on Santa as he delivers presents around the world.

Additional Santa Goes to Space activities include

Planetarium shows throughout the day
Science Zone maker stations, where guest can make and take space objects;
Booths with interactive space activities;
Cookie decorating station;
Science demonstration performed by the museums CoolScience2Go Scientist at 3pm
Space walk through time;
Rocket making and more!

Santa goes to Space is free with museum admission, which allows guests to enjoy all of the museum's aircraft and artifact while participating in all of the fun family activities.  The museum is open from 9am to 5pm with Santa Claus Goes to Space activities from 10a to 4p.

For more information, please visit our website: http//www.sasmuseum.com/ or contact Deb Herman at 402-944-3100 x220 or debhermann@strategicairandspace.com


 

Crestwood Christain Church Fall Craft Fair


What: Crestwood Christian Church Annual Fall Craft Fair.
When: Saturday, December 6th from 9a to 2pm.
Where: Crestwood Christian Church, 8000 A Street.

Free admission.  Concessions and bake sale.  Gift Wrapping Station.
Come check out the great vendors!  Crafters wanted

Crestwoodlincoln.org
 

Holiday Happenings for Missions


What: First United Methodist Women, 50th & St. Paul, will have their annual HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS for MISSIONS.
When: Saturday, December 6, from 9a to 3p
Where: First United Methodist Church 50th & St. Paul.

This is one of the largest Homemade Christmas Cookie Walks.  Come and load your pre-designed boxes.  Also featured will be baked goods and craft sales, silent auction, Grandma's Attic, Used books, Fair Trade Products and many vendors.  Lunch of sloppy joes or pulled pork sandwiches, soups and homemade pies.  All proceeds go to Women and Children's missions.
 

Journey to Bethlehem - Live Christmas Nativity


What: Journey to Bethlehem - Live Christmas Nativity
When: December 6th from 6:30p to 8p
Where: Piedmont Park Church, 4801 A Street, Lincoln, Ne
Cost: Free

Piedmont Park Church invites you to Journey to Bethlehem as you experience our Live Christmas Nativity on December 14th from 6:30p to 8p.  Journey to Bethlehem - Live Christmas Nativity will be a drive-through tour starting at our A Street entrance.  For more information: 402-489-1344 or piedmontparksda@gmail.com.
 

Christmas Concert with Jill Miller


What: Christmas Concert with Jill Miller, singer/songwriter/author/speaker.
When: Sunday, December 7th at 3p.
Where: Hope Community Church, 4700 S. Folsom St.

Jill's career includes performing at the legendary Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, opening for Loretta Lynn in May 2008, Backstreet Boys and NewSong.  She is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Association International.  Jill was a top finalist for 2008 Best Country Artist of the year on indieHeaven.  Her first book, "Grace Finds Wings, A Journey In Song," is now available by downloading from www.jillmillermusic.com.  Jill's Musical sound is a crossroads between Francesca Battistelli and Amy Grant.  Her home is Sioux City, Ia.  The public is invited.  For more information, call the church office at 402-423-8855.
 

Bags For Buddies


What: Bags for Buddies.  A collective project between Good Shepherd School and the foundation "Pediatric Cancer Action Network" to provide items that can be used by the children independently.
When: December 1st through December 12th from 7am to 6pm, Monday through Friday.  From 8am to 5pm on Saturday & Sunday.
Where: Good Shepherd Lutheran School and Preschool located at 40th and Wildbriar Lane.

Every year Good Shepherd Lutheran School and Preschool collects items during the holidays that can be given to children in need.  This year their mission project is to collect items to give to Pediatric Cancer Patients.  Many families cannot afford to leave their jobs to stay with their children throughout the week.
     A list of suggested items for the children will be listed on our school's website and also that of the Pediatric Cancer Action Network.  Those who wish to donate are not limited to the suggested list.
 

Strings For Sam


Sam is 13 years old and Battling type 1 diabetes, in addition to severe arthritis.  Sam's grandmother has taught him to crochet and it actually subsides the pain of arthritis.  Strings for Sam was created in order to gather items that he can use for crocheting.  There are four drop offs within Lincoln as well as a site to make donations.  You can find more information at www.facebook.com/#!/groups/StringsForSam/

Brownville - A Christmas Gala


What: Brownville Concert Series to Present A Christmas Gala: "America's Christmas Heritage of Song."
When: Friday and Saturday, December 12th and 13th at 7:30pm and Sunday, December 14th at 2pm and 7pm.
Where: Brownville
Concert Tickets are $19 ($15 for students).  Tickets can be purchased on Facebook or online at www.brownvilleconcertseries.com, or call the box office at 402-825-3331.  Stay overnight at the River Inn Resort and get a 10% discount on tickets. 


The Brownville Concert Series is bringing its 24th season to a grand finale with a Christmas Gala.  The show will feature the holiday music introduced by Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney, Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Dean Martin, the Andrew Sisters and others.
 

World Wide Candle Lighting


What: World Wide Candle Lighting - For those who have experienced the death of a child "That their light may always shine?"
When: Sunday, December 14th.  Please arrive by 6:45pm - Please arrive before this time to be seated.
Where: Bryan College of Health Sciences, 5035 Everett St. Lincoln, Ne.

A World Wide Candle Lighting is held every year on the second Sunday of December at 7pm in every time zone.  As candles burn down in one time zone, they are lighted in the next, creating a 24 hour wave of light that encircles the globe in a virtual 24 hour memorial.

Register your beloved child's name (pictures welcome). or get more information -
Email: roccandlelighting@gmail.com
Web site: www.rememberingourchildren.org
Postal mail: Remebering Our Children
P.O Box 83433
Lincoln, Ne 68501
For more information: 402-477-0857

Sponsors: Remembering Our Children, Inc., Bryan Health, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, CHI Health-Saint Elizabeth.

 

Brownville Concert Series 2014 Season


What: The 2014 Brownville Concert Season has been announced.  Season passes are available for all 9 shows.
Ticket Prices $160 for all nine shows, a 30% discount over regular ticket prices.

The season kicks off with The Rumbles, March 7th, 8th & 9th.- 50 year perspective of Rock and Roll
Eric Yves Garcia - Cabaret, April 11th, 12th, & 13th
The Barefoot Movement-Blue Grass Music, May 16th, 17th & 18th
Omaha Symphonic Chorus - "Reflections of America, June 22nd
Book of Gaia - Best of Kansas City Jazz, August 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Rustem Hayroudinoff - Well know Russian Concert Pianist, September 21st
Carole J. Bufford- Blues Singer, October 10th, 11th, & 12th
Eric Comstock and Barbara Fasano- American Song Book, November 14th, 15th & 16th
Christmas Gala - Four well known singers from the world of Cabaret

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

Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society


What:  Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society: British & Irish: Celebrating our Research Success Stories (Genealogy Interest Group GIG)
When: Sunday, November 16th from 2p to 4p.
Where: Walt Branch Library, 6701 South 14th St., Lincoln.

What: Third Wednesday Discussion Group
When: Wednesday, November 19th, from 1:30p to 3:30p
Where: Library, Chatelaine, 6201 Normal Blvd.

What: Working with Family Heritage Photos (Educational Opportunities)
When: Sunday, November 23rd from 2p to 4p.
Where: Walt Branch Library 6701 South 14th St. Lincoln, Ne

What: First Thursday Discussion Group
When: Thursday, December 4th from 1p to 3p
Where: St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1144 M. St. Room 155, Lincoln, Ne

What: Celebrate your heritage these holidays (Educational Opoportunities)
When: Sunday, December 7th, from 2p to 4p.
Where: Walt Branch Library 6701 South 14th St., Lincoln

What: 3rd Annual Ethnic Heritage Celebration (Monthly Meetings)
When: Tuesday, December 9th at 7p
Where: Eastridge Presbyterian Church,1135 Eastridge Dr., Lincoln, Ne.

What: Genealogy Help Session  (Educational Opportunities)
When: Sunday, December 14th, from 2p to 4p
Where: Walt Branch Library, 6701 South 14th

What: Third Wednesday (Discussion Group)
When: Wednesday, December 17th from 1:30p to 3:30p.
Where: Library, Chatelaine, 6201, Normal Blvd., Lincoln, Ne

What: Germanic Interest Group Session (Genealogy Interest Group
When: Sunday, December 21st from 2p to 4p
Where: Walt Branch Library 6701 South 14th, Lincolnm, Ne
 

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.

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
 


 

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.
 

Volunteer Tax Preparers Needed


What: Consider becoming a volunteer tax preparer through Community Action's Vita program.
Contact Georgann Roth, Community Action's Volunteer Resources Coordinator at 402-875-9320 or groth@communityactionatwork.org.

Vita is a program sponsored by the IRS that provides income tax preparation and filing services to low-to-moderate income individuals at no cost to them.


Tax preparation sites will be set up at various locations in the city of Lincoln and outlying Lancaster and Saunders Counties.  You may volunteer at a location of your choosing.

"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

 

Prescott Gallery


What: Prescott Gallery is pleased to announce its inaugural exhibition Material Presence: Selections from the UNL MFA Program featuring a selection of Artwork by Univiersity of Nebraska Lincoln Master of Fine Arts graduate students.
When: The exhibit opens on Saturday, November 8th with a Public Reception from 5p to 7p.  The Exhibit continues through January 30th.  Hours are by appointment.
Where: Prescott Gallery, 4728 Prescott Street, Lincoln, Ne.

Prescott Gallery is a new exhibition space dedicated to showcasing the artwork and interest of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Art and Art History and to serving as a connection point between students, faculty and the community. 


 

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..