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Christmas in Greece, Winterfest and 20+ other fun things to do around Omaha this weekend

Looking for something fun to do in the Omaha area this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place Nov. 21 throu… Read more


Meet dinosaurs, enjoy milk and cookies with Santa and 15+ other fun things to do this weekend

Looking for something fun to do in the Omaha area this weekend? Check out these family-friendly suggestions, which take place Nov. 14-17. Read more


Available now: Omaha ABCs, a whimsical tour of Nebraska's largest city

"Omaha ABCs" is a 32-page hardcover book that shows off the iconic people, places, food and history of Omaha.  Read more



Fat Brain Toys’ international fame grows with loyal Omaha fan base

While many established toy stores are shuttering their operations, Fat Brain Toys is bigger and better than ever. The local Omaha business … Read more


Family’s lives enriched through offerings from Sarpy Community YMCA

As a stay-at-home mom, Rachael Grange’s days are often consumed with caring for her three children — William, 10; Blair, 7; and Leona, 4 — … Read more


At Fontenelle Forest the fun doesn’t stop because it’s winter

Fontenelle Forest in Bellevue can help you stay active this winter with many family-friendly outdoor activities. Read more

Kid-friendly events

Omaha events calendar

Diggin' Dinos

Date and time
Venue Omaha Childrens Museum
CostIncluded with admission

Dinosaurs meet construction equipment in this new, larger-than-life exhibit. Diggin' Dinos features life-sized animatronic dinosaurs, kid-s…

Omaha events calendar

Exhibit: Mapping Nebraska: From Nations to Statehood

Date and time
Venue UNO Criss Library

The H. Don and Connie J. Osborne Family Gallery will host the exhibit “Mapping Nebraska: From Nations to Statehood” from November 18, 2019 …

Omaha events calendar

Film Streams: Forever Young Family & Children's Series

Date and time
Venue Dundee Theater
Cost$2.50 for Children 12 and under, $5.00 Member $7.50 Student, Teacher, Military & Senior $10 General

Admissions for kids 12 and under just $2.50!


I never gave up my dream of publishing a book — and my kids never forgot either

This Omaha mom’s sons made her promise that if she ever got a book deal, she’d buy them each one thing. One wanted an apple pie, another wanted a Happy Meal and the third wanted two double cheeseburgers.

Now, 10 years and a book deal later, they're reminding her to pay up — and it meant the world to her. Read more


Hate winter? Try treating it like the Norwegians do

So this winter, I suppose I’ll be using the snowsuit I haven’t touched in more than a decade and investing in some snow boots so I can go sledding or take a winter walk with my kids. We’ll build the best snowman in the entire neighborhood, and maybe try ice skating downtown. Read more