All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, January 20

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Museum
Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas is an exhibition of quilts and other objects made by the Hopi people of northeast Arizona. The exhibition opens October 22, 2021 and runs through April 30, 2022.

MLK Week of Service

Volunteers needed for MLK Week of Service

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is offering students, faculty and staff an opportunity to participate in a week of service that honors the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

MLK Mentoring Luncheon: Enduring Relationships

Hosted by OASIS

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
In this panel discussion, representatives from local nonprofit mentoring agencies who are members of the Lincoln Youth Mentoring Coalition, will discuss the importance of mentoring and how it creates enduring relationships that help us navigate life …
This event originated in Martin Luther King, Jr. Week.

Ongoing Events

Unkissed Kisses

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
A new exhibit in Love Library highlights the historical moments of LGBTQ+ literature, writers, and their roles in the history of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The exhibit also celebrates the first LGBTQ course offered at a state university …
This event originated in Libraries.

Poverty in America Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance

Tu B’shevat

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday recognizing “The New Year of the Trees.” It is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the Hebrew month of Shevat. In Israel, the flowering of the almond tree usually coincides with this holiday, which is observed by planting trees …