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Two authors to visit Omaha Public Library in November
October 28, 2013
Omaha Public Library (OPL) is pleased to welcome two visiting authors in November. Omaha local Leo Adam Biga will present from his book, Alexander Payne: His Journey in Film, and Washington, D.C. journalist Marianne Szegedy-Maszak will present her debut book, I Kiss Your Hands Many Times. These events provide an opportunity to meet authors and learn more about the inspiration behind their work. All events are free and books will be available for purchase and signing following most author discussions. Register at omahalibrary.org or call the hosting OPL location.
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Library’s annual culinary conference will highlight cooking accents
October 25, 2013
Omaha Public Library invites you to explore a culinary array of condiments, from sauces to syrups, at the third annual Read It & Eat Culinary Conference on Saturday, Nov. 2, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at W. Dale Clark Main Library, 215 S. 15th St., 4th Floor. This event is free and open to the public. Participants will have the opportunity to buy, trade and win cookbooks, and are encouraged to bring one from home for the cookbook exchange.
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Native American storytelling tradition to be shared
October 23, 2013
Humanities Nebraska speaker Jerome Kills Small to present at Omaha Public Library
 
In recognition of Native American Heritage Month, speaker Jerome Kills Small will present “Children’s Stories, Animal Stories and Traditional Lakota Stories” on Wednesday, November 6, 6:30 p.m., Florence Branch, 2920 Bondesson St., 402.444.5299. This presentation is made possible by Humanities Nebraska (HN) and Omaha Public Library as part of the HN Speakers Bureau. All ages are welcome to attend this free event.
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Celebrate Halloween at Omaha Public Library
October 23, 2013
It’s that time of year when thoughts turn to ghouls and goblins, trick-or-treating and scary costumes. Omaha Public Library is hosting safe and free family-friendly events this month. From crafts and magic, to spooky storytimes, there is something for everyone!
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(downtown) Omaha Lit Fest
October 07, 2013
Under the Skin: Literary Obsessions & Cult Followings
 
During the ninth annual (downtown) Omaha Lit Fest, authors will delve into their own preoccupations, nervous habits, bad influences and literary obsessions. On October 18 and 19, nationally acclaimed writers will convene at W. Dale Clark Main Library, 215 S. 15th St., to discuss the appeal of dangerous characters, the danger of appealing characters, the experimental, the sentimental, the personal, and the impersonal. Hosted by Omaha Public Library, the event features author panel discussions, an art exhibit and an opening night party. All events are free and open to the public. No registration is required.
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