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World Language Events May/June 2019

Los Desconocidos
Migrant Quilt Project
International Quilt Study Center and Museum
Lincoln
March 15-June 27

Crafting Culture: Women and the Business of Textiles in Nebraska
Nebraska History Museum
Lincoln
April 12-July 13

Lincoln Unites! 2019
Citizenship ceremony and festival to celebrate diversity
Lincoln
May 10

Art and Culture of Japan Artist Reception
Prairie Arts Center
North Platte
May 18

Miss Saigon
Orpheum Theater
Omaha
May 28-June 2

Picasso at the Lapin Agile (A Steve Martin Play)
UNK
June 6

Omaha Summer Arts Festival
Omaha
June 7-9

Swedish Festival
Stromsburg
June 14-16

Please email event information to
stephanie.call
@nebraska.gov



Language Events Around Nebraska


The CI Buzz: Creating an I+1 Experience with Authentic Materials
ESU 13
Scottsbluff
April 24

“The Hearts of Foreigners: How Americans Understand Others”
Chancellor’s Distinguished Lecture Series with live webcast
UNL
April 25

Binational Educational Week
Mexican Consulate of Omaha
April 29-May 3

Día del Niño
El Museo Latino
Omaha
April 27

Umonhoniye The Omaha Speaking
Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center Van Brunt Visitors Center UNL
April 27

Ikebana Exhibition
Omaha Botanical Gardens
May 3-5

Cinco de Mayo
Omaha
May 3-5

Spanish Heritage Language Workshop
COERLL Language Center
Texas
June 10-11

Please email event information to
Stephanie Call at stephanie.call
@nebraska.gov



Events


PBS Kids Edcamp
Unconference
NET-TV
Lincoln
March 23

Middle East Forum
UNO College of Arts and Sciences, The Natan & Hannah Schwalb Center for Israel & Jewish Studies
March 28

Dr. Alex Ortega: Population Health Challenges for Undocumented Latino Immigrants
UNL
April 2

Latinx Immigrant Health Conversation Series: Trey Andrews
UNL
April 3

Jose Antonio Vargas presents at Lincoln Commission on Human Rights Civil Rights Conference
Lincoln
April 16-17

Spanish Heritage Language Workshop
COERLL Language Center
Texas
June 10-11

Please email event information to
Stephanie Call at stephanie.call@nebraska.gov



Events

Engaging Educators Workshops (World Language Session)
ESU 4
February 18

6th National Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language
University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
February 21-23

Nebraska Literacy Association Conference (World Language sessions)
Kearney
February 21-22

Teaching & Learning Symposium
UNL
February 22

Nebraska’s Mexican American Legacy
Elkhorn Valley Museum
Norfolk
March 2

Central States Conference on Teaching of Foreign Languages Conference
Columbus, Ohio
March 14-16

World Language Week March 31-April 6

 

Please email event information to Stephanie Call at stephanie.call@nebraska.gov



Events

Désir de Lire
Alliance Français d’Omaha
January 20

Colorado Congress of Foreign Language Teachers Conference
Denver
February 7-9

13th Annual MALT Colloquium
UNO
February 9

Engaging Educators Workshops (World Language Session)
ESU 4
February 18

6th National Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language
University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
February 21-23

Nebraska Literacy Association Conference (World Language sessions)
Kearney
February 21-22

Teaching & Learning Symposium
UNL
February 22

Nebraska’s Mexican American Legacy
Elkhorn Valley Museum
Norfolk
March 2

Central States Conference on Teaching of Foreign Languages Conference
Columbus, Ohio
March 14-16



Calendar

Nominations Due
Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Awards
December 31

An Orchestra of Minorities: An Evening with Chigozie Obioma and Kwame Dawes
UNL
January 8

L’Heure de L’Apero!
Alliance Français d’Omaha
January 10

Registration Rate Change Begins
for Central States Conference on Teaching of Foreign Languages Conference
Columbus, Ohio
January 14

Désir de Lire
Alliance Français d’Omaha
January 20

6th National Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language
University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
February 21-23

Central States Conference on Teaching of Foreign Languages Conference
Columbus, Ohio
March 14-16

If you would like to share your event, please email stephanie.call@nebraska.gov



Calendar

Day of the Dead Exhibit
El Museo Latino Omaha
November 8-17

 

Marcela Díaz Contemporary Textiles
El Museo Latino Omaha
Nov 8-Dec 21

German-American Society’s Keller Night
Omaha
November 9 (recurring)

A Filipino Kamayan Feast
Omaha
November 10

Cultural Festival
Hastings College
November 11
1:00-3:00

8th Annual Korean Festival
UNK
November 11
6:00-9:30

International Education Week
UNL
November 12-16

Beaujolais Nouveau
L’Alliance Français
Omaha
November 17

Latin Flare on the Square
Ord
November 17

 

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Events

Color and Contour: Provencal Quilts and Domestic Objects
Lois Gottsch Gallery
International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Lincoln
June 15-October 28

Middle East Forum
CEC OPPD Community Dialogue Room
UNO
September 20 and October 18

Chinese Warriors of Peking
Lied Center
Lincoln
October 21

Ballet Folklórico de México
Lied Center
Lincoln
October 30

Au Cabaret Français
L’Alliance Français
Omaha
November 2

Beaujolais Nouveau
L’Alliance Français
Omaha
November 17



Events

Children’s China: Celebrating Culture, Character and Confucius

Omaha Children’s Museum

May 26-August 19

Color and Contour: Provencal Quilts and Domestic Objects

Lois Gottsch Gallery

International Quilt Study Center & Museum

Lincoln

June 15-October 28

Oktoberfest

Norfolk

September 21-22

Middle East Forum

CEC OPPD Community Dialogue Room

UNO

September 20 and October 18

Hispanic Flamenco Ballet Performance for Students

Omaha

October 10

Chinese Warriors of Peking

Lied Center

Lincoln

October 21

Ballet Folklórico de México

Lied Center

Lincoln

October 30



WL Events August 2018

Children’s China: Celebrating Culture, Character and Confucius

Omaha Children’s Museum

May 26-August 19

Color and Contour: Provencal Quilts and Domestic Objects

Lois Gottsch Gallery

International Quilt Study Center & Museum

Lincoln

June 15-October 28

Nebraska Asian Festival

Lewis and Clark Landing

Omaha

July 28

Middle East Forum

CEC OPPD Community Dialogue Room

UNO

September 20 and October 18

Chinese Warriors of Peking

Lied Center

Lincoln

October 21

Ballet Folklórico de México

Lied Center

Lincoln

October 30