Pick: Omaha Area Youth Orchestra’s All-Orchestra Concert

Sunday, October 23rd

OAYO’s All-Orchestra Concert

Holland Performing Arts Center, 13th and Douglas St.

6:30 p.m.; Tickets for the 2011-2012 season are $14 for adults; $10 for students/seniors

402-238-2044

 

Omaha Area Youth Orchestra’s All-Orchestra Concert

This concert offers audiences the opportunity to hear all four auditioned orchestras of the OAYO: Youth Chamber Strings, Youth Conservatory...

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FASH FLOOD

Two cause-conscious events will mobilize locals to give over the next few weeks.

Partnering with local eatery CRAVE, JCI Ralston and the Omaha Jaycees are planning a hair raising event for Friday, October 28th. The 2nd Annual Wig Party, a fundraiser for non-profit organization Locks of Love, will take place from 5 p.m.-10 p.m.  Locks of Love provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children suffering...

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Pick: North Omaha History Harvest

Oct. 22
North Omaha History Harvest
Loves Jazz & Arts Center, 2510 No. 24th St.
10a.m.-2 p.m., Free
402-472-2414, pjones2@unl.edu

Just as North Omaha is more than social services and gun violence, its history is larger than the late 1960s civil disturbances. There's a rich story there of a regional live music hub where legends played. Of thriving small businesses, ethnic enclaves, civil rights actions,...

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Pick: 9 on 10th Art Collaboration Closing Party

Oct. 22

Bancroft Street Market, 2702 S. 10th St.
1-9p.m., FREE, bancroftstreetmarket.com

Artist Melinda Eames is inspired by nature, fabric, found objects, architecture, and “whatever she sees has a great line, rhythm, form, color and texture.” In her work in 9 on 10th at Bancroft Street Market, she envelops all of those with her assemblages of fish, moon and other sculptures welded with found and recycled...

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Pick: Bike Trail Mural Dedication Ceremony, tour and reception

Oct. 24

“Community” mural located at 67th and Center St., reception following at Jones Bros. Cupcakes, 2121 S. 67th St.
Ceremony starts 4pm
FREE, kentbellows.org

The first four murals completed by students and mentors of the Kent Bellows Studio along the Keystone Trail will be dedicated by the artists, collaborative partners and sponsors of the project, that works with young people interested in urban art,...

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Pick: An Evening With Gillian Welch

October 13
An Evening With Gillian Welch
Rococo Theatre, 140 N 13 St., Lincoln
$25 General Admission, $27.50 Reserved
8 p.m.
Etix.com

Gillian Welch writes and performs songs steeped in timeless Appalachian flavor and gives her compositions just enough modern edge to create something entirely new yet somehow immediately recognizable. She and partner/ guitarist extraordinaire David Rawlings released Welch’s...

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Pick: The Green Home Tour and Expo

Oct. 15
The Green Home Tour and Expo
The Harper Center, Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza, unomaha.edu, FREE, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., $5.

A sampling of items being focused on during the 2011 Green Home Tour and Expo: the benefits of sustainable design, urban re-development, walk-able neighborhoods and mixed-use design. These subjects are going to be covered from a variety of angles. First, the expo...

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