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For These Very Important Programs

Summer is officially around the corner and we want to make you aware of these very important ODID events and programs taking place!
  • Downtown Ambassadors - are going to be in full swing beginning the first weekend in May until Labor Day weekend. You can find them at 11th & Howard plus in the Capitol District wearing their new orange polo shirts handing out maps, giving recommendations or just directions. Look for them from Fridays to Sundays.
  • YMCA Get Fit Outside - hosted by the ODID enjoy a fun workout on the Riverfront with the awesome YMCA Trainers. Starting June 11 to August 29 every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30 pm. Join the Facebook Event Page!

  • Bridge Beats - ODID is excited to sponsor the free summer concert series of live bands, food trucks, and outdoor fun located at the Bob Kerrey Bridge from 6 - 9 pm on Fridays starting July 12th. Check out the website for the list of bands!

Thursday, April 18

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Steve Martin and Martin Short at Orpheum Theater 7 p.m.

Art Encounters: Literature in Art at Joslyn Art Museum 10:30 a.m.
Food Truck Thursdays at 14th & Dodge 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Firefly at Omaha Children's Museum 11 a.m.
Yoga at OM Center 5:30 p.m. (every Thursday until May 30)
Dig In Series - Raptors at Lauritzen Gardens 6:30 p.m.
Kirtan with Ron Osborne at OM Center 7 p.m.

Friday, April 19

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Spring Ephemerals Tour at Lauritzen Gardens 5:30 p.m.

Drinks with the Dean: Omaha at Upstream Brewing Co. 5 to 7 p.m.
Good Friday at Urban Abbey 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 20

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Family Zoo Adventure: Breakfast with the Bunny at Omaha Zoo 8:30 to 10 a.m.

Party for the Planet at Omaha Zoo 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Office Trivia Bar Crawl in Old Market 4 p.m. to Midnight
Paul Taylor Dance Company at Orpheum Theater 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 21

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Easter Sunrise Service at Urban Abbey 6:30 a.m.
Easter Services at Urban Abbey 9 & 11 a.m.
Easter Brunch at Lauritzen Gardens 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Easter Brunch at Monarch Prime & Bar 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Monday, April 22

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Eko Nova: The Forces Inside at KANEKO 7 p.m.

Botanical Design Workshop: Pretty Pastels at Lauritzen Gardens 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23

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Earth Day Program at Omaha Children's Museum 12:15 to 1:45 p.m.

Walking Club at Lauritzen Gardens 8:30 a.m. (Every Tuesday until Oct. 30)

Little Scientist Day at Omaha Children's Museum 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Yoga at OM Center 6 to 7:30 p.m. (Every Tuesday)
Creighton vs. Nebraska Baseball at TD Ameritrade Park 7 p.m.
School of Rock at Orpheum Theater 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

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Old Market Community Clean Up at Curb Appeal Salon and Spa 9 to 11 a.m.

Adult Field Trip - Fossils and Flora at Lauritzen Gardens 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Earth Day Program at Omaha Children's Museum 12:15 to 1:45 p.m.
Paint Night at Hardy Coffee 7 to 9 p.m.
Cirque du Soleil Crystal at CHI Health Center 7:30 p.m.
On-Going Events
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Dr. Joshi Returns: Panchakarma Treatments & Ayurvedic Consultations at OM Center April 22 to 30

Dinosaur UpROAR at Lauritzen Gardens until May 12

American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith at The Durham Museum until June 23

A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe at The Durham Museum until July 21

After Promontory: 150 Years of Transcontinental Railroading at The Durham Museum until July 28

For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library at The Durham Museum until July 21

Attic Adventures at Omaha Children's Museum until September 1
Art Gallery Showcases
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Artists' Cooperative Gallery - "Intuitive Evolution" featuring the work of Glenda Larson Musilek & Dottie Seymour

Bemis Center - Alison O'Daniel: Heavy Air & Lui Shtini: Tempos until June 15

Curbside Clothing - Featuring artist Tobias Caballero's art on shirts and prints as well as his original work

Gallery 1516 - Open

KANEKO - HUMAN CONDITION until May 4, Jeffrey Dodd until May 4

Joslyn Art Museum - Oliver Jeffers: 15 Years of Picturing Books until April 28, 30 Americans until May 5, Fred Tomaselli until May 5

Lauritzen Gardens
- Pam Harp and Judy Thompson until May 6

MANGELSEN Images of Nature Gallery - Renowned American nature photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen premieres "Aspens of McClure Pass"

Old Market Artists Gallery - "Animal World" featuring artist George Garrett

Passageway Gallery - "From the Earth to the Mountaintops" featuring potter Marlene Meier and photographer Ken Smith

Ted & Wally's - "GoodNature Guide - Wander with Wonder" featuring Drew Nelson

The Imaginarium Super Store - Cerridwyn's Corner - Metaphysical Gifts and Oracle Readings and Healing Light by Valerie
Regular Happenings
Film Streams at the Ruth Sokolof Theater
Live Shows at Harney Street Tavern
Music & Events at Mr. Toads
Live Music at Dubliner Pub
Events at Nosh Wine Lounge
Shows at The Backline

Murder Mystery Dinner Shows at DoubleTree Hotel
Jazz Shows at Jewell Omaha
Live Music at Havana Garage
You Ought to Be in Pictures, Omaha! at Heartland of America Park Exhibit
DOI Membership Meetings at Scottish Rite Masonic Center 7:30 am first Thursday of the Month

Interrogated at The Backline Comedy every Friday night 10 pm
Omaha Jitterbugs Friday night dances 8 pm to Midnight
Classes & Workshops Downtown
Lauritzen Gardens
Omaha Creative Institute
Omaha Jitterbugs

Orangetheory Fitness
Studio 315 Photography
Vintage Ballroom
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