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Upcoming Events

A New Deal for Quilts Exhibition

International Quilt Museum 1523 N. 33rd St., Lincoln, NE, United States

For the last 3+ years, our world has undergone a traumatic sea change. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced individuals, communities, and entire countries to shift their perspectives, policies, and priorities. […]

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The Marvel of Old Masters: Rembrandt, Goya, Dürer

El Museo Latino 4701 South 25 Street, Omaha, NE, United States

Albrecht Dürer, Rembrandt van Rijn, and Francisco Goya crafted etchings and prints of unparalleled intricacy, akin to captivating photographs. Over 60 works are on display at El Museo Latino's visiting […]

Nebraska Warrior Writers Workshops (Lincoln)

Pius X High School 6000 A Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Spring semester 2024 workshops for Nebraska Warrior Writers. Meeting in person in Lincoln. Zoom participation available.   February 10 February 24 – Guest Speaker: Carolina Hotchandani March 9 – Guest Speaker: Kim […]

Cattle Trails and Songs of the West

Havelock Social Hall 4538 N. 62nd St., Lincoln, NE, United States

Speaker: Joan Wells Sponsored by the Sons of the American Revolution, Lincoln Chapter

Visiting Writer Series: Workshop with George Abraham

Benson Branch Library 6015 Binney St, Omaha, NE, United States

This writing workshop will be hosted by George Abraham (they/he/هو) is a Palestinian American poet, performance artist, and writer from Jacksonville, FL. There is a suggested donation of $10 for […]

Rembrandt and Printmaking: Illuminating the Golden Age of Dutch Art

El Museo Latino 4701 South 25 Street, Omaha, NE, United States

Albrecht Dürer, Rembrandt van Rijn, and Francisco Goya crafted etchings and prints of unparalleled intricacy, akin to captivating photographs. Over 60 works are on display at El Museo Latino's visiting […]

Dust Bowl Descent

Elkhorn Valley Museum 515 Queen City Blvd., Norfolk, NE, United States

Speaker: Bill Ganzel Sponsored by the Elkhorn Valley Museum

Visiting Writer Series: Performance with George Abraham

Malcolm X Memorial Foundation 3448 Evans St., Omaha, NE, United States

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for an evening with George Abraham, a Palestinian American poet and writer. The event starts at 7 p.m. with local openers: Rachel Luck, Angélica Perez, […]

Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History

Columbus Community Building 2500 14th St., Columbus, NE, United States

Speaker: Deb Carpenter-Nolting Sponsored by the Friends of the Columbus Public Library

Nebraskans possess the knowledge, understanding, and empathy
to cultivate a more informed, thoughtful, and just society.

We believe that culture and connection are essential rights of human expression.

We celebrate shared histories and diverse cultures.

We value conversation that respects difference and finds points of common experience.

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We provide inclusive opportunities to learn from the past to enrich our future.

We are flexible and responsive to the changing and pressing needs of Nebraskans.
We expose people to other worlds of expression and human existence.
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