Hyde Memorial Observatory
|When: Saturdays – 7pm-10pm|
Where: Hyde Observatory
Open every Saturday night to the public! It's FREE to come and view the night sky through three telescopes. Astronomy presentations are offered every Saturday Night, too.For more information, call 402-441-7094.
Bilingual Spanish/English Story & Craft Time
| ||When: Saturdays – 10-11am|
Where: Indigo Bridge Books & Cafe Indigo, 701 P St.
Come Saturday mornings for stories, crafts, songs and fun for the whole family in Spanish and English.For more information, call 402-477-7770.
1st Saturday Contra Dance of Lincoln
|When: Dec. 7 and the 1st Saturday of Every Month!|
Where: 1650 Memorial Drive Auld Recreation Center Antelope Park, Lincoln, Nebraska
Cost: $5 students, $8 singles, under 12 free, $20.00 family maximum
A swinging, circling, swirling good time. Sort of like Square dancing in lines with lots of swinging. No partner necessary, you dance with everyone in the hall. Lesson 7:00 to 7:30. Dance to Live music 7:30 to 10:00. $8 singles, $5 students, under 12 free, Max family rate $20. Casual loose fitting clothes for an aerobic dance. Soft soled shoes recommended to preserve the wood floor and make it easy on the knees.For more information, call Henry Ferguson at 970-692-4208.
Lincoln Irish Dancers Ceili (Irish Social Dance) Lessons
|When: Monday's starting Nov 11 6:00 PM|
Where: First Presbyterian Church 840 S 17th St, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
Cost: $50.00 for 5 lessons. Includes Annual membership fee
Invite your friends, family and acquaintances to get in touch with their Irish roots or try something just a wee bit different with Introduction to Irish Social Dance (Ceili) classes! We emphasize fun, friends and moving those happy feet to the beat! The next 5-week session is November 11 – December 9. Taught by a veteran member of Lincoln's own Irish dance performing company, Lincoln Irish Dancers, let them know that here's a chance to learn some of the most traditional of Irish dance steps for $50 (complimentary LID membership included)! Visit www.lincolnirishdancers.org for more info.For more information, call Henry Ferguson at 970-692-4208.
First Friday Artwalk
|When: The first friday of each month at 5:00pm|
Where: Downtown Lincoln, various art galleries & businesses
Downtown Lincoln is home to over 50 art galleries, most of which participate in First Friday Artwalks. Several downtown retailers also take part in First Friday Artwalks. Paintings, photography, clothing, music, sculptures and much more can be found as you stroll from gallery to gallery. Support local artists and businesses while enjoying appetizers and beverages. For a map of participants, view our First Friday Artwalk brochure on our web site.For more information, call 402-434-6900.