It’s a Wonderful Life – The World Theatre

Join us for our annual FREE SCREENING of It’s A Wonderful Life hosted by TRIUS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION. George Bailey has spent his entire life giving of himself to the people of Bedford Falls. He has always longed to travel but never had the opportunity in order to prevent rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking … Continue reading “It’s a Wonderful Life – The World Theatre”

Rowe Sanctuary’s Holiday Open House

Join us for a Holiday Open House at Rowe Sanctuary. Enjoy some cookies and cider while browsing our Gift Shop and receive a special 10% discount on all items. Kid’s activities will be available to keep children occupied while you shop. You can also learn more about Rowe Sanctuary and our conservation work on a … Continue reading “Rowe Sanctuary’s Holiday Open House”

MONA’s Not Just A Book Club

MONA’s Not Just A Book Club Avid readers whose interests lie in authors from Nebraska or reading about Nebraska or art are welcome, and may join at any time. 1st Tuesdays: September 3, 2019 – January 7, 2020 Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m. MONA: Gary E. Zaruba Library & Research Center December 3: Still Lives: A Novel … Continue reading “MONA’s Not Just A Book Club”

Interesting Novelist Kelly Luce Reads

Kelly Luce wrote the story collection Three Scenarios in Which Hana Sasaki Grows a Tail and the novel Pull Me Under, one of Elle Magazine’s Best Books of the year. It is part mystery, part adventure story, and it takes place in Japan. Luce’s work has appeared in New York Magazine, Chicago Tribune, Salon, O, … Continue reading “Interesting Novelist Kelly Luce Reads”

Rowe Adventures: Autumn Animals

The days have gotten shorter and the leaves continue to change — all signs autumn is definitely here. But for animals, the beginning of fall means undertaking major lifestyle changes — in order to survive the winter.

MONA’s Not Just A Book Club

MONA’s Not Just A Book Club Avid readers whose interests lie in authors from Nebraska or reading about Nebraska or art are welcome, and may join at any time. 1st Tuesdays: September 3, 2019 – January 7, 2020 Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m. MONA: Gary E. Zaruba Library & Research Center November 5: A Warrior of the … Continue reading “MONA’s Not Just A Book Club”

NE Department of Insurance Public Meeting

Do you have questions about insurance? The Nebraska Department of Insurance invites you to attend a listening session near you to get the answer.

Rowe Adventures: Radical Reptiles

Come out and explore the world of reptiles. Learn about these cool creatures and go exploring to observe them in their habitat. Live reptiles will be brought by Nebraska Wildlife Encounter Zoozeum so participants can get to know more about our scaly friends. Be sure to wear weather appropriate attire, including walking shoes.

Compelled To Tell: Contrast

October 1 – January 26, 2020 During the making process, multiple visual possibilities are resonating in the mind of an artist. Simultaneously, instinct and conscious thought compel the artist. Creating visual contrasts through juxtaposing use of color, shape, or texture opposites; scale variation; or dramatic light are an effective way to emphasis meaning and enhance … Continue reading “Compelled To Tell: Contrast”

Threaded – Opens Today

October 1, 2019 – February 9, 2020 Threaded displays the depth and breadth of the quality of Nebraska-related fiber arts spanning over 100 years and includes quilts, sculptural hangings, wearables, weavings, and rugs, among other fiber based artworks. This exhibition is a survey of works selected from the MONA collection as well as those on … Continue reading “Threaded – Opens Today”

Collection Connection

Michael James: Quilting Icon Wednesday, September 25 • 2:00 p.m. Michael James permanently changed perceptions about the purpose and language of quilt making. In 1973 he graduated with an MFA in painting and printmaking from the Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York. However no longer feeling inspired by the process of painting, he moved … Continue reading “Collection Connection”

Audubon Nebraska: Spreading Wings in a Changing World

After a year of extreme flooding in Nebraska, how do we expect birds to cope, adapt or thrive? What are the predictions for Nebraska’s changing climate and how will birds in Nebraska respond to extreme droughts? Birds have already responded to the changing climate we are experiencing in Nebraska, so what can we learn from … Continue reading “Audubon Nebraska: Spreading Wings in a Changing World”