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Lincoln 55+ Seniors Paper - Calendar of Events -  Spring 2020
            Editor’s note:  This calendar was  16th Annual Nebraska Artifact Show   Bennet Farmers Market  postponed  Flatwater Shakespeare Company,
         compiled using the best information  Aug 15 9 am – 5 pm Seward County      due to COVID-19 Wed  4 – 7 pm        Season ticket 402-319-2895
         available at the time of publication.  Fairgrounds, Seward. Activities,    630 Elm St, Bennet  402 782-2167     www.flatwatershakespearecompa-
         During these uncertain times, some     demonstrations and talks about the  http://www.bennetfarmersmarket.com   ny.org
         events were postponed to a date to be  archaeological heritage of the Great                                  Twelfth Night @ 7 pm Annual
         determined and other events which      Plains. Sponsored by the Nebraska  Fallbrook Farmers’ Market             Shakespeare tour of the parks $20
         have been scheduled for a long while,  Archaeological Society. $5; 12  &  Thu 4 – 7 pm Fallbrook Town Square    Senior $18 Student $15
         have not been cancelled.  Please       under - Free.                       Park, 600 Fallbrook Blvd Produce,  Sep 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12 @ Wyuka
         check before you go.  Also, if you   https://sites.google.com/site/webnas/2  meat, eggs, & baked goods 402   Sep 13 @ James Arthur Vineyard
         were interested in some special event  018                                 309-9096  www.fallbrookfarmers-   Sep 17 – 20 Tour in the parks
         that was postponed, periodically check                                     market.com/
         the status to confirm the new date.  Lincoln-Lancaster County                                                Angels Theatre Company
         Just like our restaurants, bars and    Genealogical Society 2020         Hickman Farmers’ Market status      Jul 23 – 26 Shadows & Light: Untold
         retail places of business, these venues  Conference                        unknown                              Stories Performance, Johnny
         have been financially hurt by the    Aug 21 & 22 8:30 am – 4 pm First    Sat 9 – 11 am  May – Sep  6740         Carson Theater, Lied Center, 301 N
         Covid-19 virus.  If you feel safe to go  Lutheran Church, 1551 S 70th St   Woodland Blvd, Hickman 310 590-      12th A partnership between
         or are comfortably able to donate,     still scheduled but check           8497                                 Families Inspiring Families and ATC
         please support your favorite venues in  https://llcgs.info/                                                     designed to lift and empower the
         these trying times.                                                      Haymarket Farmer’s Market              voices of people in our community
                                              Community Crops Feast on the Farm   Sat  8 am – noon Through Oct 10        through the creative and transfor-
                Special Events                Aug 22 5 – 8 pm Prairie Pines, 112th  Historic Haymarket,  7th & P Sts     mative process of turning personal
                                                and Adams Sts Fund-raiser for       Produce, baked goods, jams,          narratives into live theater.
         Lincoln Artists' Guild Summer Show     Community CROPS (Combining          honey, flowers, bedding plants,   http://www.angelscompany.org/
         Jun – Aug at Seward Civic Center,      Resources, Opportunities and        herbs & hand-crafted items 402
            616 Bradford St, Seward  The show   People for Sustainability) whose    435-7496  https://lincolnhaymar-  First Flight Festival 2019
            theme is Movie Magic.               mission is to help people work      ket.org/events/farmers-market     Jul 16 – 19 Johnny Carson Theater,
         http://www.lincolnartistsguild.org     together to grow healthy food and                                        Lied Center, 301 N 12th New short
                                                live sustainability. Enjoy local foods  Summer Outdoor                   plays written by members of Angels
         Bites Bikes & Bison                    prepared by local chefs. Wander           Series Events                  Playwriting Collective. Wordplay,
         Jun 27 10 am – 2 pm Pioneers Park      the farm, enjoy a full dinner, seeing                                    Predators, Jacobs Ladder, The
            Nature Center, west end of          where your food grows. Silent auc-  Pinewood Bowl Theater in Pioneers    Modern Age of Progress, Breakfast
            Pioneers Park. 3209 S. Coddington   tion. $75 402 474-9802              Park                                 Tray, The Observer, Until They
            Ave                               http://www.communitycrops.org/far-  Pinewood Bowl Amphitheatre,            Forget
         4, 11, or 17 mile bike loop, bites and  mdinner                            Pioneers Park, 3201 S. Coddington  http://www.angelscompany.org/festival/
            brews from local vendors. $17;                                          Ave;  Tickets at the Pinnacle Bank
            Friends of PPNC $15               Summerfest  Aug 23 1 – 4 pm  LUX      Arena ticket office, all Ticketmaster  Lincoln Community Playhouse - 2500
         https://lnknaturecenterorg.presence-   Center for the Arts, 2601 N. 48th St  locations, ticketmaster.com or 1-  S 56th St. 402 489-7529  check
            host.net/bbb/                       Free  www.luxcenter.org             800-745-3000.                        website for updates
                                                                                  http://pinewoodbowltheater.com/events  http://www.lincolnplayhouse.com/
         Cars & Coffee                        Star City Baconfest  2020 Aug 23 4:30  Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm  The Beach Boys  Together Again: A Musical
         Jun 27 Aug 1, 29 8 am – noon           – 7 pm                              and America                          Extravaganza heavy hors
            Speedway Motors Museum of         Embassy Suites, 1040 P St Enjoy       $50/$60/$80/$100/$130/$160           D’oeuvres @ 6 pm show @ 7 pm
            American Speed, 599 Oak Creek       bacon-inspired delights & music by  Aug 5 @ 7 pm  Chicago                $100  date TBD
            Dr  Free coffee, donut and admis-   Screamers Caberet; All proceeds     $56/$66/$80/$100/$136/$176
            sion if you bring your specialty car  create scholarships for local culi-                                 Beatrice Community Players - 412 Ella
         www.museumofamericanspeed.com          nary students $25                              Music                     St. Beatrice 402 228-1801  check
                                                http://starcitybaconfest.com/                                            website for updates
         Lincoln Rebels Auto Club 23rd Annual                                     Jazz In June   ONLINE  7 to 8 pm at  www.beatricecommunityplayers.com
            Rod and Custom Car Show           Tallgrass Prairie Fiddle Festival Sep 5  https://www.facebook.com/jazzin-
         Jun 28 Noon – 5 pm  Pioneers Park,     10 am – 5 pm Homestead National     juneunl                           The Stage Theater - 225 Locust St
            3201 S. Coddington Ave              Monument of America, Four miles   Jun 2 Mesonjixx - soul jazz artist from  Hickman  402-512-1808 $20/$18
         http://www.rebelsautoclub.com/         west of Beatrice on State Highway   Omaha                                Youth $15
                                                4, Beatrice  402-223-3514         Jun 9 Andrew Wray - UNL student        www.thestagetheater.com/
         Brews at the Zoo                     www.nps.gov/home                      drummer and composer who per-     Happy Birthday Date TBD
         Jul 18 Aug 15 Sep 5 6 – 11 pm                                              forms electronic jazz             Bernard asked his mistress, Brigit, to
            Lincoln Children’s Zoo, 1222 S.   Community Crops Veggie Van  2020    Jun 16 Madeline Reddel Quintet -       his home even though his wife
            27th St, Beer, food and music       schedule coming soon                vocal jazz group featuring Husker    Jacqueline is present.  He also
            http://www.lincolnzoo.org/        http://communitycrops.org/veggie-van-  students and alumni                 invited Robert, asking him to pre-
                                                mobile-market/                    Jun 23 Andrew Janak Trio - led by a    tend Brigit is HIS mistress.  Robert
         ZooFest 2020                                                               professor of jazz at Doane           refuses as he is having an affair
         Jul 10 & 11 14th and O Sts Jul 10 5  Sip Nebraska Festival Mahoney State   University                           with Jacqueline.  By chance, a tem-
            pm Earl and Them; 7 pm Hacienda     Park, Ashland  postponed to date  Jun 30 Jackie Allen and Hans Sturm -   porary maid arrives whose name is
            Brothers; 9 pm Booker T; 11 pm      TBD www.sipnebraska.com             vocal-bass duet and hometown         also Brigit.
            Kris Lager Band Jul 11 1 pm Blues                                       favorites                         Jul 16 – 19 23 – 26 Into the Woods,
            Ed Program of Omaha & Lincoln; 3  Casino Royale, Rx for Hope  post-                                          JR. - A Baker and his wife wish to
            pm Big Daddy Caleb & The            poned to date TBD Fundraiser for  Capital Jazz Society Big Band &        have a child; Cinderella wishes to
            Chargers; 5 pm Jason D Williams; 7  Clinic with a Heart $75             Capital Jazz Series check website    attend the King's Festival; and Jack
            pm Blues Beatles; 9 pm Phantom    https://www.clinicwithaheart.org/events  for updates                       wishes his cow would give milk.
            Blues Band; 11pm Andy William &     /rx-for-hope.html                 http://www.artsincorporated.org/cjs/   When the Baker and his wife learn
            Nebraska All Stars.  Advance Jul                                                                             that they cannot have a child
            10-$30; Jul 11-$50 2 day - $65.   Toast Nebraska Wine Festival   post-  Live! In Lincoln Thursday Night Music  because of a Witch's curse, they
         http://www.zoobar.com/                 poned to date TBD                   Series @Chez SoDO  check web-        take a journey to break it.
                                                https://toastwinefest.com/          site for updates                     Everyone's wish is granted, but the
         Wine & Howl Jul 18 3 – 8 pm 12th                                         facebook.com/liveinlincolnthurs-       consequences of their actions return
            annual ‘Wine & Howl’ Deer Springs  10th Annual Veterans Freedom Music   daynightmusicseries                  to haunt them with disastrous results.
            Winery, 16255 Adams, Wine tast-     Festival  postponed to date TBD
            ing, gift raffles, food, live music and  www.vfmf.net                 Pla Mor Ballroom - 6600 West O St.  Lofte Community Theatre - 15841
            various vendors. Suggested dona-                                        402 475-4030  check website for      Manley Rd., Manley  (402) 234-
            tion $7 Bring your dog. Lincoln   Meadowlark Music Festival    post-    updates www.plamorballroom.com       2553  http://www.lofte.com/
            Animal Ambassadors 402 817-1168     poned to date TBD                                                     Jun 13 @ 3 pm & 6 pm Missoula
            http://www.lincolnanimalambas-    http://meadowlarkmusicfestival.org         Performing Arts                 Children’s Theatre $10 Child $8
            sadors.org/                                                                                               Office Hours Date TBD
                                              Cornhusker State Games  Jul 17 - 26  Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center  Six seemingly different stories unfold
         44th Annual Camp Creek Threshers       status of games unknown Citywide    - movies check website for updates   on a Friday afternoon. As the sto-
            Antique Machinery and Threshing     venues                              www.theross.org                      ries unfold, tiny details somehow
            Show                              http://www.cornhuskerstategames.com                                        connect each story to the next.
         July 18 - 19  17200 Bluff Road,        /                                 Performances of plays from the         Office Hours is an unconventional
            Waverly 402-786-3003 8:30 am –                                          National Theatre in London           race to quitting time and makes us
            4:30 pm Blacksmith shop, saw mill,      Farmer’s Markets                National Theatre @ Mary Riepma       laugh at our humanity. $22
            antique vehicles, vintage craftsmen,  https://www.nebraska.gov/apps-ag-  Ross Media Arts Center check web-  Life With Father Date TBD
            threshing, and baling. Adult $7.    farmers-market/                     site for updates   www.theross.org    The tale of an epic struggle to have
            ccthreshers.org                                                                                              father baptized. The story involves
                                              Sunday Farmers’ Market at College   The Metropolitan Opera performances    father and wife, Vinnie, along with
         Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival       View                                @ Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts        their sons, relatives, and friends.
         Aug 7 5 – 11 pm Aug 8 3 – 11 pm      Sun 10 am – 2 pm Through Oct 25       Center check website for updates     The 1939 product on Broadway ran
            New location Ta-Ha-Zouka Park,      4801 Prescott Ave, Seventh Day      www.theross.org                      for over seven years and still holds
            905 Elkhorn Dr, Elkhorn             Adventist Church parking lot,                                            the record of longest-running non-
         7 pm  Balloon Launch; 9 pm Balloon     Producer-only vendors featuring   Eighth Biennial Vision Maker Film      musical play. (Mild adult themes.
            Glow $15 in advance, $19 at door;   local produce, artisan cheeses,     Festival check website for updates   Suggest PG 13.) $22
            under 12 - $7; under 5 – free;   VIP  baked goods, meats, eggs and      www.visionmakermedia.org
            Food and Wine Experience            plants. 402-309-9096                                                  OmniArts   check website for updates
            Sessions 6 & 8 pm Fri - $40, Sat -  http://www.sundayfarmersmarket.org/                                   https://www.facebook.com/OmniArts
            $45
            http://showofficeonline.com/Nebrask  F Street Neighborhood Farmers            Please Email                The TADA Theatre  check website for
            aWineBalloonFestival.html           Market                                                                   updates
                                              Tue 4 – 7 pm Jun 9 thru Aug 23 F       Event Information to             https://www.tadaproductions.info/
                                                Street Neighborhood Church, 1302             Events@
                                                F St Produce, crafts, baked goods                                     Kountze Memorial Theatre - Mahoney
                                                (402) 805-2918                        Lincoln55Plus.com                  State Park, 402 944-2523 ext 7122
                                              https://www.fstreetchurch.org/farmers-                                  http://www.melodrama.net/sched2.htm
                                                market/
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