St. James United Methodist Church will host author Kris Emmert for a presentation and discussion of her book “Providing Promise” at 7 p.m. at the church’s west campus, 4343 Capehart Road.

Monday-June 21

The Bellevue Little Theatre will host its fourth annual youth theater workshop. The Summer Theatre Workshop is designed to introduce students to all aspects of theater. This year the workshop will include classes in puppetry, taught by Bellevue Puppeteer Brian Henning. For information call 402-291-3809 or 402-292-4391 or register on the BLT web site at


The Parkinson’s Education & Outreach Group will meet at 10 a.m. at Nebraska Medicine-Bellevue, lower level classroom. Greg Atkins, of Kubat Pharmacy Mobility Devices, will speak about physical changes and available technology to support mobility while living with Parkinson’s. There is no charge to attend. Patients, family and caregivers are welcome. For more information, call 402-763-3736.

June 22

The Sarpy County Museum will host its inaugural Quarter Auction at the Bellevue Volunteer Firefighters Hall at 2108 Franklin St. The event will involve vendors selling various items as a fundraiser for the museum. Tickets cost $5 and may be purchased at the door the day of the event or at the museum.

Lefler United Methodist Church will host a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Takeouts are available. The meal is a freewill donation and non-perishable food items will be accepted for the Methodist Food Pantry. The church is located at 1501 Madison St., in Omaha.

June 24-28, July 1-5, July 8-12

The Science, Technology & Math Camps for Bellevue Public Schools begins for entering sixth or seventh grade students. The camps are offered to BPS students who have a strong interest in STEM. The Science & Math camps will be hosted at the BPS Support Center, 2820 Arboretum Drive, and the Technology camp will be at the BPS Lied Activity Center, 2700 Arboretum Drive. Camps run from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. Week 1 costs $100, week 2 is $80 and week 3 is $100. There is no camp July 4. For more information, visit

June 25

The Greater Omaha Military Heroes Golf Classic is being held at the Quarry Oaks Golf Club, 16600 Quarry Oaks Drive in Ashland. The event begins with registration at 8 a.m., a 9 a.m. shotgun start and 1:30 p.m. reception. Also being celebrated at the event is the proceeds from the 2018 PenFed Foundation Omaha Military Heroes Golf Classic that are providing a $50,000 playground for Peter Sarpy Elementary School. To donate, register or find more information, visit

June 26

The Sarpy County Museum will benefit at Don & Millie’s (23rd Street and Cornhusker Road) from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Twenty percent of every dollar spent during those hours will be donated to the museum.

June 28

Sarpy County Habitat for Humanity will be holding its ninth annual golf tournament at Tara Hills Golf Course. Check in starts at 11 a.m. followed by a shotgun start at noon. Golfing cost is $85 per golfer, $350 per foursome and $500 with a sponsorship and a foursome. Lunch and dinner provided. The deadline to register is June 20. Those interested in golfing or sponsoring the event can register online at

Day to Day

The Offutt Enlisted Spouses Club, an organization of enlisted active duty and retired dependents, meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday of every month at The Pointe at Rising View. For information, visit offutt

The Bellevue Artists Association meets the second Tuesday of the month at Anderson Grove Presbyterian Church, 12006 S. 36th St. Social time is at 6:30 p.m. followed by a meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. For information visit the artist association on Facebook or on Shutterfly.

The Bellevue Needlecraft Guild meets from 1 to 4 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at Richmont Village, near the intersection of Fort Crook and Cornhusker roads. The nonprofit group accepts donations of yarn for its continuing project of making afghans, mittens, scarves, slippers, hats and pillows for the support of Bellevue Together. The guild can be reached at 402-293-1742. Bellevue Together can be reached at 402-639-5079.

The Bellevue-Offutt Kiwanis Club meets every Friday at noon at Nebraska Medicine–Bellevue, 2500 Bellevue Medical Center Drive, in the lower level business lounge. For more information, contact Lupe Mier at 402-291-6528.

Bellevue has four caregiver support groups sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association Midlands Chapter in Omaha. One group meets at Bellevue Senior Community Center, 109 W. 22nd Ave., at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month. Contact Kathie at 402-292-0515. Another group meets at Eastern Nebraska Veterans’ Home, 12505 S. 40th St., at 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month. Contact Kari at 402-595-2180. A third group meets at Hillcrest Health Services’ Grand Lodge, 6021 Grand Lodge Ave., at 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month. Contact Dr. Fisher at 402-682-4272. A fourth group meets at Heritage Ridge Assisted Living, 1502 Fort Crook Road, at 5:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month.

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