October 25, 2021

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Omaha Area Weekday Events: Check Out What’s Happening

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OMAHA, NE — Looking to spend a night out with friends? Your Omaha Patch community calendar is a great way to check out what’s happening near you and discover local events that fit your interests. Here are some events taking place in town this week.

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Here are all of this week’s events in and near Omaha:


Teen – Frozen Dog Treat Video Tutorial

  • When: Monday, September 6th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gretna Public Library: Monday, September 6 at 5:00 PMDetails Log into Facebook to watch a video on how to make healthy frozen dog treats while the hot weather still has your pups panting! https://www.facebook.com/events/379317440225399 Learn More

Blue Star Museums 2021 at Fontenelle Forest

  • When: Monday, September 6th at 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Fontenelle Forest
  • What: ACTIVE MILITARY GET IN FREE MAY 15 TO SEPT. 6 In appreciation for your service and Fontenelle Forest is providing all active-duty military and up to five family members free daily admission from May 15 to Sept. 6 as part of the Blue Star Museums program. The program is available … Learn More

Fun Run Kickoff – West Dodge Station Elementary

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: West Dodge Station Elementary
  • What: Event listing from West Dodge Station Elementary: Tuesday and September 7 (all day) Learn More

No School for Students – Reeder Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Reeder Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Reeder Elementary School: Tuesday, September 7 (all day) Learn More

No School – Prof Development / Work Day

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Keith Lutz Horizon High School
  • What: Event listing from Keith Lutz Horizon High School: Tuesday, September 7 (all day) Learn More

Lunch + Learn: Great Plains Black History Museum

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Omaha Old Market
  • What: Event listing from Omaha Old Market: Tuesday, September 7 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PMDetails This event is virtual only. RSVP for Zoom details. Eric L. Ewing, Executive Director of the Great Plains Black History Museum, will speak… More https://www.facebook.com/events/2059230448… Learn More

Golf: Girls Varsity vs. Platteview (Home)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 2:30 PMType: Dual Opponent: Platteview Learn More

Football: B/JV – Gretna Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna Middle School: Tuesday, September 7 at 4:00 PMhttps://www.easternmidconference.org/public/genie/428/school/578/date/2019-07-01/view/month/ Learn More

Tennis: Boys Varsity vs. Omaha North (Home)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 4:00 PMType: Dual Opponent: Omaha North Learn More

Tennis: Boys JV vs. Omaha North (Away)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 4:00 PMType: Dual Opponent: Omaha North Learn More

Football: B/V – Gretna Middle School

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 4:15 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna Middle School: Tuesday, September 7 at 4:15 PMhttps://www.easternmidconference.org/public/genie/428/school/578/date/2019-07-01/view/month/ Learn More

Volleyball: Girls Freshman vs. Omaha Westside (Home)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 4:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Omaha Westside Learn More

Volleyball: Girls JV vs. Omaha Westside (Home)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 5:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Omaha Westside Learn More

Family Storytime (Tuesdays) – Gretna Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gretna Public Library: Tuesday, September 7 from 5:30 PM to 6:00 PMBooks, songs, and fun! Join us in the outside seating area at the Children’s Library. Seating is available. Registration is preferred. Register at the our website starting August 2 or tal… Learn More

Spice Club – Gretna Public Library

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 6:15 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna Public Library
  • What: Event listing from Gretna Public Library: Tuesday, September 7 from 6:15 PM to 7:00 PMDetails Spice up your life with Spice Club! Make a recipe(s) using the spice in the provided kit and then discuss what you made and what you… More https://www.facebook.com/events/54759519655… Learn More

Volleyball: Girls Varsity vs. Westside (Home)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 6:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Westside Learn More

Football: Boys Freshman A vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Tuesday, September 7 at 6:30 PMType: Game Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

PTO Meeting – Westridge Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, September 7th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Westridge Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Westridge Elementary School: Tuesday, September 7 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM Learn More

Safety Day—Emergency Response Protocols

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Elkhorn Blue Sage Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Elkhorn Blue Sage Elementary: Wednesday, September 8 (all day) Learn More

Coffee & Connections – American Interstate Bank

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 7:30 a.m.
  • Where: West O Chamber
  • What: Event listing from West O Chamber: Wednesday, September 8 from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AMWest O Chamber Coffee & Connections HOST: American Interstate Bank Wednesday, September 8th, 2021 7:30 AM – 9 AM  Learn More

Lil’ Sprouts: Ladybugs and Beetles

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Lauritzen Gardens 100 Bancroft Street Omaha, NE 68108
  • What: Lauritzen Gardens is a magical environment for children (pre-K, ages 3-5) and adults to explore and learn in together. In Lil’ Sprouts, participants work together and engage their senses while learning about nature, shapes, colors, ABC’s and 123’s. Enjoy story time, hands-on a… Learn More

Take Action: Urge Congress to Pass Positive Immigration Laws!

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Omaha Old Market
  • What: Event listing from Omaha Old Market: Wednesday, September 8 at 12:00 PMDetails REGISTRATION REQUIRED TO ATTEND. REGISTER HERE: https://zoom.us/…/tJ0vf-mgrjosG9UrOJqh20mYhXkxTejbiNBW It’s time for positive… More https://www.facebook.com/events/220792799972996 Learn More

Relaxation Yoga

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lauritzen Gardens/Kenefick Park
  • What: This gentle, relaxing introduction to yoga is perfect for beginners or yoga practitioners of all levels. Please join us for a calming, free-spirited practice where we slow down, reconnect with our bodies, and take in the beauty that nature has to offer. Workshops will be held … Learn More

SQL101-Data Manipulation and Management.

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Grain Exchange Building
  • What: In this class you will learn database design, SQL code, SQL queries, different schemas, data cleaning techniques, and data appending that dbas, data engineers, and data scientists use every day. The class will also introduce a tool called Dataiku–a enterprise level data platf… Learn More

Football: Boys Freshman B vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Wednesday, September 8th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Wednesday, September 8 at 6:30 PMType: Game Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

Outdoor Education-5th Grade – Elkhorn Blue Sage Elementary

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Elkhorn Blue Sage Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Elkhorn Blue Sage Elementary: Thursday, September 9 (all day) Learn More

Golf: Girls Varsity vs. Auburn Senior Bellevue East Senior Bennington (NE) Blair Brownell-Talbot D…

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 9:00 AMType: Invitational Opponent: Auburn Senior Bellevue East Senior Bennington (NE) Blair Brownell-Talbot Duchesne Academy Gross Catholic Nebraska City Platteview Roncalli Catholic South Sioux City Syracuse W… Learn More

Lil’ Sprouts: Ladybugs and Beetles

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lauritzen Gardens 100 Bancroft Street Omaha, NE 68108
  • What: Lauritzen Gardens is a magical environment for children (pre-K, ages 3-5) and adults to explore and learn in together. In Lil’ Sprouts, participants work together and engage their senses while learning about nature, shapes, colors, ABC’s and 123’s. Enjoy story time, hands-on a… Learn More

VOCL – Gretna Middle School

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 3:15 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna Middle School: Thursday, September 9 from 3:15 PM to 4:00 PMhttps://www.easternmidconference.org/public/genie/428/school/578/date/2019-07-01/view/month/ Learn More

Golf: G/All Levels – Elkhorn High School

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Elkhorn High School
  • What: Event listing from Elkhorn High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:00 PMhttps://www.easternmidconference.org/public/genie/428/school/3/date/2019-04-16/view/month/ Learn More

Tennis: Boys JV vs. Lincoln Christian (Away)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:00 PMType: Dual Opponent: Lincoln Christian Learn More

Cross Country: Varsity vs. Lincoln Pius X (Away)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:00 PMType: Invitational Opponent: Lincoln Pius X Learn More

Cross Country: JV vs. Lincoln Pius X (Away)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:00 PMType: Invitational Opponent: Lincoln Pius X Learn More

Tennis: Boys Varsity vs. Lincoln Christian (Away)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:00 PMType: Dual Opponent: Lincoln Christian Learn More

Volleyball: Girls Freshman vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

Volleyball: Girls Reserve vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 4:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

Brew Haha – Habitat for Humanity of Omaha

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Habitat for Humanity of Omaha
  • What: Event listing from Habitat for Humanity of Omaha: Thursday, September 9 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PMBrew Haha is back in person! Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy delicious tastings from the area’s best breweries and restaurants in a fun, relaxing atmosphere while suppor… Learn More

Volleyball: Freshman – Elkhorn High School

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Elkhorn High School
  • What: Event listing from Elkhorn High School: Thursday, September 9 at 5:00 PMhttps://www.easternmidconference.org/public/genie/428/school/3/date/2019-04-16/view/month/ Learn More

Volleyball: Girls JV vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 5:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

Volleyball: Girls Varsity vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Thursday, September 9 at 6:30 PMType: Match Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

Huntertones with Pancho & The Contraband

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Holland Center
  • What: Join us on the Holland Center’s east lawn where we’ll feature live performances May – October showcasing a variety of national touring and local performing artists. The Brooklyn-based band Huntertones has performed in more than 20 countries, sharing their energetic and horn-d… Learn More

Paranormal Cirque Omaha, NE September 9-19

  • When: Thursday, September 9th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: 10000 California St
  • What: Are you ready Omaha? Do you love thrilling, wicked, sexy, or even dangerous things? Paranormal Cirque will expose you to a unique creation of combined theatre, circus, and cabaret with a new European style flare. Cirque Italia is now presenting a brand-new show for a MATURE au… Learn More

Picture Day – Fire Ridge Elementary School

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Fire Ridge Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Fire Ridge Elementary School: Friday, September 10 (all day) Learn More

SRO Appreciation Day – Squire John Thomas Elementary

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Squire John Thomas Elementary
  • What: Event listing from Squire John Thomas Elementary: Friday, September 10 (all day) Learn More

Shadow Ridge Music Festival: Blue October, Gin Blossoms, Fastball & Sponge, with Chris Kattan

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Shadow Ridge Country Club
  • What: On Friday, September 10, 2021, Shadow Ridge will once again host the annual Shadow Ridge Music Festival. The only one of its kind in West Omaha, this all-ages show is open to the public and will feature alt-rock superstars BLUE OCTOBER and multiplatinum 90’s favorites, GIN BLO… Learn More

Old Market Walking Brewery Tour – Omaha Old Market

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Omaha Old Market
  • What: Event listing from Omaha Old Market: Friday, September 10 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PMADVANCE TICKETS NEEDED GUIDED TOUR This tour is a must for those who appreciate the craftsmanship of a great brew in The Old Market which was established around 1871. Join us as we take an exclusi… Learn More

Night Market at Turner Park

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Midtown Crossing
  • What: Join us all summer long for the Night Market at Turner Park! Enjoy a night out with an eclectic mash-up of trendy vendors, delicious food & beverages, interactive games, and live music! Date night? Family night? Pals night? Gals night? The Night Market is a good time for a… Learn More

Gary Lewis & The Playboys Live in Concert

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Arts Center at Iowa Western
  • What: Gary Lewis was about as close to being an overnight success in the recording field as anyone can get. The comedy antics of his father Jerry Lewis skyrocketed him to fame when he was just barely out of his teens. In the summer of 1964 Gary Lewis and the Playboys were discovered… Learn More

ZooLaLa Preview Party

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
  • What: ZooLaLa will be an opportunity for the next generation of Omaha leaders to take their place as vital stewards of Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium. You don’t want to miss this unique preview party. Come socialize with friends and peers, and see what is on the horizon for t… Learn More

ZooLaLa Preview Party

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Scott Aquarium at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium 3701 S. 10th Street Omaha, NE 68107
  • What: ZooLaLa will be an opportunity for the next generation of Omaha leaders to take their place as vital stewards of Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium. You don’t want to miss this unique preview party. Come socialize with friends and peers, and see what is on the horizon for t… Learn More

ZooLaLa Exclusive Preview Party – Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium
  • What: Event listing from Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium: Friday, September 10 from 8:30 PM to 11:30 PMDetails You are invited to an exclusive preview of the first ever ZooLaLa celebration, coming in 2022! ZooLaLa will be an opportunity for the new… More https://www.faceboo… Learn More

Bushwackers Live: Throwback Country Night w/ Kali Indiana

  • When: Friday, September 10th at 9:00 p.m.
  • Where: Bushwackers Saloon & Dance
  • What: Calling all long-time country fans! We are having a throwback country night on Friday, September 10th. -Doors open at 5 PM -Cover charge starts at 7 PM -Kali Indiana will be playing the best 80s and 90s country your heart could ever want -DJ before and after for line dancing Learn More

ACT Test – Elkhorn High School

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Elkhorn High School
  • What: Event listing from Elkhorn High School: Saturday, September 11 at 12:00 AMhttps://www.easternmidconference.org/public/genie/428/school/3/date/2019-04-16/view/month/ Learn More

Football: Boys JV vs. Papillion-La Vista South (Home)

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Gretna High School
  • What: Event listing from Gretna High School: Saturday, September 11 at 9:00 AMType: Game Opponent: Papillion-La Vista South Learn More

Harvest Party

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Mulhall’s
  • What:Join us for the party as we celebrate the season! Enjoy live music by award-winning, singer-songwriter Matt Cox and his band, Matt Cox and the Marauders. Grab a bite to eat from the team at Au Courant, and shop popups from more of your favorite local businesses like The Grove … Learn More

Kids Crafter Day

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
  • What: Weave your way with a fun and easy weaving loom kit in this month’s Kids’ Craft, sponsored by Samsung! Learn More

Biggest Baby Shower

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
  • What: When you’re a parent, you learn to expect the unexpected. Start off prepared by joining us for the Biggest Baby Shower at NFM. See what’s new from the brands you trust and give your little bundle of joy a warm welcome to the world.• Sip and shop with the non-alcoholic MOM-osa … Learn More

Unity in Hope: 20 Years After 9/11

  • When: Saturday, September 11th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tri-Faith Center 13136 Faith Plaza Omaha, NE 68144
  • What: Registration: https://www.trifaith.org/event… On September 11, 2021, we will commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and its impact on the Tri-Faith story through an exploration of identity that celebrates religious pluralism as an asset. Please join us for this evening of … Learn More

Check out more local events, or add your own, on the Omaha Patch community calendar.

Editor’s note: This article was automatically generated based on event information mainly provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified most of this information, always check with organizers to confirm posted events are proceeding as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also reach out to [email protected] with any questions or other feedback about this article.