Sunday, October 28

Día de los Muertos

12:00 pm–4:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Sheldon celebrates its sixth annual Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead celebration. The event is free and open to the public. Entertainment for the afternoon includes music by Los Villanos, the play Los Zapatos Mágicos/Pedro’s Magic Shoes by Ric …

History Harvest

12:00 pm–4:00 pm College View Seventh Day Adventist Church
The UNL Dept. of History invites current and former refugees as well as community members who work with refugees to join students and professors in a unique community-based history project.Bring photos, documents, letters, heirlooms, traditional …

History Harvest: Lincoln Refugees

12:00 pm–4:00 pm College View Sda Church
The UNL Department of History invites current and former refugees and community members who work with refugees to join students and professors in a unique community-based history project.

Live Met Opera Broadcast of Verdi’s Otello Encore Performance

1:00 pm–12:00 am Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
3 hrs., 27 minutes. Tickets: $24/General; $22/Senior Citizens; $17/Friends of Ross; $16/Students and children; $6/Wesleyan students with valid IDs; $5/UNL students with valid IDs. For more info, see http://www.theross.org

Ongoing Events

Exhibition: “What’s in a Name? Inscribed Quilts”

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Minerals & Meteorites

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
On April 21, the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall will open “Minerals & Meteorites,” an expansive display of rare minerals and meteorites in the Cooper Gallery. The exhibit contains specimens from the collections of the UNL …

Exhibition: Studio Art Quilt Associate’s 20th Showcase

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Five Decades of Collecting”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
“Five Decades of Collecting” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Sheldon Museum of Art’s building, which was designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson and opened in 1963. Each work in the exhibition was created and acquired after 1960.

Exhibition: Indigo Gives America the Blues

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Women Call for Peace: Global Vistas”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Works by 13 distinguished artists of diverse religious beliefs and ethnic heritage—including some who have personally encountered violence–address factors associated with conflict, such as war, race, gender, and religion.

Project Green Challenge

All Day
PGC is a 30-day green lifestyle challenge to raise awareness about conscious living, informed consumption and the collective impact of each of our actions. From October 1-30, daily green challenges, each with a unique theme,sought to engage, inform, …

Westward Bound: Big Color Landscape Photographs

All Day Great Plains Art Museum

Exhibition: “The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
This exhibition showcases the broad scope of geometric abstraction artwork in Sheldon’s collection. The works in “The Geometric Unconscious” span a period of more than 100 years and prompted a rethinking of geometric abstraction with a special …

Purple Ribbon Project

11:00 am–1:00 pm City Campus Union
Stop the Violence! Visit our booth in the Union and donate $1. Receive a bracelet in support of Sigma Psi Zeta’s philanthropy. All donations go to Friendship Home. Begins October 17 and ends Wednesday, October 31. For more info, contact Nessa Wang at …