LAST DAY TO SKATE
» Grab the hat, gloves, mittens and perhaps even some elbow and knee pads. Today is the final day to slide over the ice at the ConAgra Foods Ice Rink in downtown Omaha.
» 1 to 10 p.m., ConAgra Campus, 808 ConAgra Drive.
» Cost: $5 includes skate rental.
SCIENCE QUIZ AT THE PUB
» Not a scientist? No problem. Join some light-hearted conversation about current science topics with a real scientist. Then gather some teammates to take on the pop quiz challenge.
» Topic: “Field Epidemiology at Cedar Point: Teaching Outside the Classroom” with Dr. Devin Nickol.
» 7 p.m. The Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.
» Cost: Free, 21 and older only.
» The Legislature will begin its 90-day session at 10 a.m.
» Stay with Omaha.com or legislature.omaha.com for the latest coverage on the Legislature.
ROLL OUT THE RED CARPET
» The nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards will be announced for such categories as acting and directing, as well as best picture.
» The Oscars show will air Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. on ABC.
» Check Omaha.com/Go for reaction and more Oscar predictions from World-Herald entertainment writer Bob Fischbach.
2013 MIDLANDS INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
» See and feel the latest trucks, SUVs, hybrids and sports cars from every manufacturer before they hit the showroom floor.
» CenturyLink Center in downtown Omaha.
» Show runs through Jan. 13.
» Tickets: $9, adults (13 and older); $5, kids (7-12); Free, children (6 and younger); $6, seniors and military personnel (Need ID).
» Info: Omahaautoshow.com.
» “Zero Dark Thirty”: Documents the decade-long search for Osama bin Laden after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and his eventual demise at the hands of U.S. special operations forces in May 2011.
» “Gangster Squad”: Members of a secret part of the Los Angeles Police Department (Josh Brolin and Ryan Gosling) tries to end the powerful reign of gangster Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn).
— Compiled by World-Herald staff writer Josh Frigerio