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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. […]


“Frida Kahlo and the Blue House” Photography Exhibit

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

The exhibit “Frida Kahlo and the Blue House” presents a selection of over 60 color photographs of the architecture and interior spaces of the Blue House created by Cristina Kahlo […]

A Century of Fashion, 1870 – 1970

The Field Club 3615 Woolworth Ave., Omaha, NE, United States

Speaker: Sue McLain Sponsored by the Omaha Alumnae Panhellenic Association

Return of the Thunderbirds

Indian Center, Inc., Lincoln 1100 Military Rd, Lincoln, NE, United States

This family-fun "something for everyone" cross-cultural community event celebrates the time of year many Native peoples give thanks to the Thunder beings for providing rebirth with rain & thunder. It […]


Museum Live! Season 4 Spring Semester

Every Monday during the school year, The Durham Museum hosts a weekly 30-minute Museum Live! program online. This broadcast-style show includes segments featuring guest speakers from the Smithsonian network, a […]

Cattle Trails and Songs of the West

The Evergreen Assisted Living Community 1600 N. Harrison St., O'Neill, NE, United States

Speaker: Joan Wells Sponsored by the O'Neill Rotary


All Writes Reserved 2024 semifinal bouts

Benson Theatre 6054 Maple Street, Omaha, NE, United States

All Writes Reserved (AWR) empowers young people, giving them instruction and resources to express themselves in classrooms and onstage. The Nebraska Writers Collective provides free spoken word poetry lessons and […]

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We celebrate shared histories and diverse cultures.

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We expose people to other worlds of expression and human existence.
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