Sunday, November 4

Quilt Identification Day

1:15 pm–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Staff and trained volunteers examine quilts and offer information about patterns, fabrics, styles and estimated age. A history form and documentation label is be completed for each quilt. Reservations are required; please call 402-472-6549. …

Immerse Yourself!

1:30 pm–5:30 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Spanish*Food*Culture*Games*. Sponsored by UNL Spanish Club

NaturePalooza Nebraska

1:30 pm–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
“NaturePalooza Nebraska” provides a day of discovery and hands-on activities throughout the museum with stations staffed by the UNL School of Natural Resources faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students. Activities and games will help …

O Pioneers!

3:00 pm–12:00 am Kimball Recital Hall
UNL Opera based on the novel by Tyler Goodrich White. Directed by William Shomos. Conducted by the composer. Tickets: $20/Adults, $10/Students/seniors. Tickets available thru the Lied Center Box Office: 402-472-4747 or 800-432-3231

Opera: O Pioneers!

3:00 pm–5:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
UNL Opera presents O Pioneers!, Friday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m., in Kimball Recital Hall.

Grand India Night

5:00 pm–12:00 am Cornhusker Hotel
Celebrate Diwali Festival 2012. Dinner and Cultural Program, DJ—Bollywood Songs and Dancing. Tickets: $15/Student, $25/General. Sponsors Tickets: $150/Adult, $50/Child. Contact one of the following for tickets: Sudesh Batra—402-423-5568; Daphne …

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.

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 …