All events are in Central time unless specified.

Crafting Culture project celebrates diverse women entrepreneurs in textiles April 12-July 13, 2019

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska History Museum
The Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design is hosting “Crafting Culture: Women and the Business of Textiles in Nebraska,” in partnership with the museum and the Asian Community and Cultural Center.
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RDAR Seminar with Joe Caldwell

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The Rural Drug Addiction Research Center’s July seminar features speaker Joe Caldwell, HIV and substance use coordinator at the Iowa Dept. of Public Health.
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Ongoing Events

Melodies in Wood, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 am Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Work on display was created at Nebraska Innovation Studio by an artist that uses the name Punionate. Made from Baltic birch plywood using CO2 lasers, the designs in these wall or window plaques are inspired by intricate biological and geometric …
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Shelley Thornton – Textile Art Dolls

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
In 1992, Shelley Thornton, a lifelong artist, turned to the medium of textiles, creating one-of-a-kind cloth art dolls with embroidered, needle-sculpted faces, wooden ball joints, and her unique, signature-style stuffed cloth hair. Her 28” figures …
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