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The 46th Munroe-Meyer Guild Garden Walk in Midtown

The 46th Munroe-Meyer Guild Garden Walk will be held on Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 9 am to 5 pm rain or shine. Omaha’s premier Garden Walk will return to

Earth Day Omaha April 19th

There will be demonstrations throughout the day, and the children’s tent will have a variety of events again this year. Details on both of those are being finalized, but people

‘Animal Planet’ host Jeff Corwin 2014 Nebraska Science Festival

Free tickets to be released Feb. 22 on first-come, first-served basis “Animal Planet” host and leading conservationist Jeff Corwin will headline the 2014 Nebraska Science Festival on April 25. Gearing

2013 Miracle on Farnam Favorite Announced

Participation in Miracle on Farnam blossoms into a key honor for Omaha’s Lauritzen Gardens, with its Holiday window display voted the public’s favorite for 2013! Titled “A Victorian Holiday,” the

Calendar Events

For more details on these events visit the Calendar of Events page Joslyn Castle Joslyn Castle Member’s Event Sunday, January 12, 2014, 2-4 PM Joslyn Museum Symphony Joslyn Series Sunday,

Distracted Driving Kills

UNMC study: Distracted driving killing more pedestrians, bicyclists From texting and talking on cell phones to eating while driving, researchers say distracted driving is a serious public health threat. Though

New Life for Crossroads Mall

By Quinn Scahill        The recent talks of the newly opened Nebraska Crossing Outlet Mall in Gretna, has refocused the spotlight on development plans for Crossroads Mall as those same

UNMC public ice rink open through Jan 11

Skating rink to be open through Jan. 11 The University of Nebraska Medical Center will open its outdoor public skating rink on Saturday, Nov. 30. The rink will be open

Dundee Gallery Events

November at Dundee Gallery: WHAT: Dundee Gallery Holiday Open House WHEN: Thursday, November 21, 2013 HOURS: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. WHERE: Dundee Gallery | 4916 Underwood Ave Lower Level

“Playing with Fire” Moving to Turner Park

Omaha Summer Concert Tradition “Playing with Fire” Moving to Turner Park

 Midtown Crossing is thrilled to welcome Playing with Fire, Omaha’s sizzling, free summer concert tradition, to an expansive, new venue: seven-acre Turner Park with its iconic Pavilion and permanent stage.
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Fun for all ages at this year’s Nebraska Science Festival

Festival begins April 24
Are you curious about atomic glowing slime, astronomy, rocket launches, weather, malolactic fermentation, stem cell science? Explore these topics and so much more at this year’s Nebraska Science Festival, which kicks off April 24 and runs through April 27.
The Nebraska Science Festival includes hands-on activities, science talks, tours, nature experiences, exhibits, performances and other events. Presented by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the Festival is designed to make science accessible, interactive, relevant and fun for kids and adults alike. » Read more..

The 46th Munroe-Meyer Guild Garden Walk in Midtown

The 46th Munroe-Meyer Guild Garden Walk will be held on Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 9 am to 5 pm rain or shine. Omaha’s premier Garden Walk will return to the current MMI geographical area and to the original site of the Hattie B. Munroe home. Neighborhoods include Dundee, Memorial Park, Elmwood Park and Dillon’s Fairacres.

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Earth Day Omaha April 19th

There will be demonstrations throughout the day, and the children’s tent will have a variety of events again this year. Details on both of those are being finalized, but people can check our website or

www.facebook.com/EarthDayOmaha for updates.

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‘Animal Planet’ host Jeff Corwin 2014 Nebraska Science Festival

Free tickets to be released Feb. 22 on first-come, first-served basisCorwin
“Animal Planet” host and leading conservationist Jeff Corwin will headline the 2014 Nebraska Science Festival on April 25.
Gearing up for its second year, the Nebraska Science Festival — scheduled for April 24-27 – will feature an array of science- and technology-related activities. For the first time, it will include programming in Lincoln as the festival builds toward being a statewide celebration.
On April 25, Corwin will present at Joslyn Museum’s Witherspoon Concert Hall in Omaha. His 7:30 p.m. presentation is free to the public (but requires a reserved ticket) and is suitable for ages 12 and older. Corwin fills the void left when Adam Savage, co-host and executive producer of Discovery Channel’s “Mythbusters,” cancelled due to a change in his production schedule. » Read more..

UNMC looking for Smokers

Wanted: Smokers to participate in tobacco marketing study» Read more..