SATURDAY

Carnival of Love Gala, Heartland Family Service, Embassy Suites La Vista, $125, Charissa Hauge at 402-552-7424 or chauge@heartlandfamilyservice.org.

Swing Under the Wings dinner and dance, Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum, held at the museum in Ashland, $75, 402-944-3100 or www.sasmuseum.com/swing/.

FEB. 19

Cocktails With the Kennedys, Durham Museum On Track Guild, held at the museum, $75, 402-444-5071.

FEB. 20

Cruise Away to Mardi Gras, Stephen Center, Champions Run, $125, Rosie Matz, 402-616-1878.

Fiesta 2016 “A League of Their Own,” Mercy High School, Embassy Suites La Vista, $125, mercyhigh.org.

Rockin’ Rosie 2016, Rose Theater Guild, Hilton Omaha, $125, 402-345-4849.

FEB. 21

Art & Soup, Visiting Nurse Association, Embassy Suites La Vista, $50, www.theVNAcares.org.

FEB. 25-27

Murder Mystery at the Castle: “Time to Kill,” Joslyn Castle Trust, held at the castle, 39th and Davenport Streets, $85, joslyncastle.com.

FEB. 27

JDRF Promise Gala: “Going Platinum for a Cure,” JDRF, CenturyLink Center Omaha, $225; Laci Naber, lnaber@jdrf.org.

MARCH 2

Completely Kids Author Luncheon, Completely Kids, Hilton Omaha, $75, completelykids.org.

MARCH 3

Celebrity Chef featuring Anne Burrell, Food Bank for the Heartland, Embassy Suites La Vista, $150, 402-331-1213.

MARCH 5

Columb’s Ceili, St. Columbkille Parish, Embassy Suites La Vista, $85, columbsceili.org.

MARCH 12

Semele Gala, Opera Omaha, Paxton & Vierling Steel Co., 501 Ave. H in Carter Lake; $300, 402-346-4398.

MARCH 19

Irish Fest, Catholic Charities, Embassy Suites La Vista, $150, www.ccomaha.org.

APRIL 1

Circle of Dreams, St. Augustine Indian Mission School, Hilton Omaha, $125, 402-878-2402.

Omaha Press Club Show, Omaha Press Club Foundation, Holland Performing Arts Center, $150 ($125 for ages 35 and younger), opcshow@gmail.com or 402-551-8526.

APRIL 16

Cathedral Comedy and Cuisine, St. Cecilia Grade School, held at the school gym, $125, 402-551-2313.

APRIL 18

Tribute Luncheon honoring Jim and Diny Landen, Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures, Happy Hollow Club, $50, nebraskacures.com or 402-390-2461.

MAY 23

Liberty Mutual Invitational, Nebraska Kidney Association, Oak Hills Country Club, $1,200/foursome, kidneyne.org.

SEPT. 15

Imagine Our Youth, Omaha Home for Boys, Embassy Suites La Vista, $125, 402-457-7165.

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