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July 2019

Movie Night with Conservation Nebraska and Pepe's Bistro

Join us on July 2nd at 6:30 pm at the South of Downtown Community Development Organization (1247 S 11th St, Lincoln, NE 68502) for a screening of the film More Than Honey. This visually stunning documentary takes an in-depth look at why bees are disappearing across the world and what it may mean for our future and for the planet.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

Every First Thursday at 7:30 pm!
1247 S 11th St.
Renter's Together Monthly Meeting

Join us at our monthly meeting to learn about housing justice issues and plan out advocacy for affordable housing and tenants' rights!

Monday, July 8, 2019
7:00 pm8:30 pm
2000 D St., Lincoln, NE
Near South Neighborhood Association Regular Meeting

Regular Near South Neighborhood Association board meeting

Friday, July 12, 2019
5:00 pm6:30 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Free Kids Sculpture Class

Every Friday from July 12 - August 30. LEARN how to hand build and sculpt using earthenware and polymer clay. This class will result in a public wall installation and take home products. FREE class with all materials provided. Spanish speaking students encouraged!

Escultura para Jóvenes
Curso de escultura, aprenderán a esculpir usando arcillas y moldes. En esta clase participarán en la creación de un mural público además de llevar a casa las esculturas realizadas . Clase GRATUITA con todos los materiales proporcionados.

Every Second Friday at 6:00pm!
1247 S 11th St.
Art on the Block!

The South of Downtown is collaborating with Southeast Community College, JazzTime Smooth Radio, and Pepe’s Bistro to bring live music, fresh food, and art to the Everett neighborhood every second Friday of the month! Pepe's going to be serving up the meanest vegan and vegetarian food in the city all night long with a side of fresh music and art. Community Crops also has plant sales and various events on Second Friday!

Sunday, July 14, 2019
2:00 pm3:30 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Classe de Alebrije - GRATIS!

Every Sunday July 14th - August 4th. Learn about Mexican culture as you create an original Alebrije (a mythical creature from Mexican folklore) using traditional techniques which include papier-mâché. We will touch upon the art concepts of three dimensional composition, gesture, and color theory. All ages/experience levels welcome. All materials are provided.

Sunday, July 14, 2019
3:30 pm5:00 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Alebrije Class - English

Every Sunday July 14th - August 4th. Learn about Mexican culture as you create an original Alebrije (a mythical creature from Mexican folklore) using traditional techniques which include papier-mâché. We will touch upon the art concepts of three dimensional composition, gesture, and color theory. All ages/experience levels welcome. Free and all materials are provided.

Monday, July 15, 2019
6:30 pm7:30 pm
F Street Recreation Center, Lincoln, NE
Everett Neighborhood Association Regular Meeting

Regular Everett Neighborhood Association board meeting

Friday, July 19, 2019
5:00 pm6:30 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Free Kids Sculpture Class

Every Friday from July 12 - August 30. LEARN how to hand build and sculpt using earthenware and polymer clay. This class will result in a public wall installation and take home products. FREE class with all materials provided. Spanish speaking students encouraged!

Escultura para Jóvenes
Curso de escultura, aprenderán a esculpir usando arcillas y moldes. En esta clase participarán en la creación de un mural público además de llevar a casa las esculturas realizadas . Clase GRATUITA con todos los materiales proporcionados.

Sunday, July 21, 2019
2:00 pm3:30 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Classe de Alebrije - GRATIS!

Every Sunday July 14th - August 4th. Learn about Mexican culture as you create an original Alebrije (a mythical creature from Mexican folklore) using traditional techniques which include papier-mâché. We will touch upon the art concepts of three dimensional composition, gesture, and color theory. All ages/experience levels welcome. All materials are provided.

Sunday, July 21, 2019
3:30 pm5:00 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Alebrije Class - English

Every Sunday July 14th - August 4th. Learn about Mexican culture as you create an original Alebrije (a mythical creature from Mexican folklore) using traditional techniques which include papier-mâché. We will touch upon the art concepts of three dimensional composition, gesture, and color theory. All ages/experience levels welcome. Free and all materials are provided.

Friday, July 26, 2019
5:00 pm6:30 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Free Kids Sculpture Class

Every Friday from July 12 - August 30. LEARN how to hand build and sculpt using earthenware and polymer clay. This class will result in a public wall installation and take home products. FREE class with all materials provided. Spanish speaking students encouraged!

Escultura para Jóvenes
Curso de escultura, aprenderán a esculpir usando arcillas y moldes. En esta clase participarán en la creación de un mural público además de llevar a casa las esculturas realizadas . Clase GRATUITA con todos los materiales proporcionados.

Sunday, July 28, 2019
2:00 pm3:30 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Classe de Alebrije - GRATIS!

Every Sunday July 14th - August 4th. Learn about Mexican culture as you create an original Alebrije (a mythical creature from Mexican folklore) using traditional techniques which include papier-mâché. We will touch upon the art concepts of three dimensional composition, gesture, and color theory. All ages/experience levels welcome. All materials are provided.

Sunday, July 28, 2019
3:30 pm5:00 pm
1247 S 11th St.
Alebrije Class - English

Every Sunday July 14th - August 4th. Learn about Mexican culture as you create an original Alebrije (a mythical creature from Mexican folklore) using traditional techniques which include papier-mâché. We will touch upon the art concepts of three dimensional composition, gesture, and color theory. All ages/experience levels welcome. Free and all materials are provided.

Our Impact This Year

  • People

    15,000

  • Neighborhoods

    2

  • Mission

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