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May Books After Dark

Books After Dark  POSTPONED TO JULY July’s Book:  How Population Change Will Transform Our World By Sarah Harper   Tuesday, July 5th, 2022 @ 6:30 pm! Predicting the shape of our future populations is vital for installing the infrastructure, welfare, and provisions necessary for society to survive. There are many opportunities and challenges that will come with […]

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May Books After Dark

Books After Dark: Featuring Mental Health Stigma POSTPONED TO JUNE Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 @ 6:30 pm Come Join us for a discussion in leading the fight against Mental Health Stigma as we celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month. We’ll be looking at 2 books so feel free to read one, both, or neither of them and join us […]

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Covid-19 by Debora MacKenzie

Books After Dark: COVID-19 by Debora MacKenzieTuesday, April 5, 2022  6:30PM   Debora MacKenzie’s urgent telling is required reading for these times and beyond. It is too early to say where the COVID-19 pandemic will go, but it is past time to talk about what went wrong and how we can do better.     […]

Join us for a Community Conversation on Voter ID

Courageous Conversation on Voter ID ad

Monday, February 21, 2022 @ 7:00 p.m.Taking place in person at the UNO Weitz CEC and also on Zoom The process of coming together to share facts and positive actions is the bedrock of a healthy community. We can listen, learn, and have a voice in the future.  An interfaith, multicultural committee has formed to educate and enlist action […]

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Books After Dark Unwell Women Ad

March is National Women’s History Month as well celebrating International Women’s Week (Week of March 8), National Physicians Week (March 25-31), and Endometriosis Awareness Week (First full week of March) so as a way to honor these observances, LWVGO’s Books After Dark will be reading “Unwell Women: Misdiagnosis and Myth in a Man-Made World” by […]

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You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey

You’ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories about Racism by Amber Ruffin and Lacey Lamar Tuesday, February 1st, 2022 @ 6:30 pm The League of Women Voters of Nebraska DEI Committee is proud to partner with LWVGO Books After Dark for a special reading and discussion of “You’ll Never Believe What Happened to […]

Great Decisions Book Club

Great Decisions

Great Decisions is a discussion group based on nine readings from the non-partisan Foreign Policy Association. Its strengths lie in tying together many individual news items into a cohesive whole, raising in-depth questions, then encouraging each person to decide the best policy. Beginning with a short video on the week’s reading, this year’s group will […]

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How to Change

How to Change The Science of Getting from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be by Katy Milkman Tuesday, January 4th | 6:30 pm  If you haven’t been with us before, please come and help us celebrate our new Day and Time and a brand new chapter of interesting reads, lively conversation, fascinating […]

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The Home Place

The Home Place: Memoirs of a Colored Man’s Love Affair with Nature by J. Drew Lanham December 7th,  2021 | 6:30 pm  If you haven’t been with us before- please come and help us celebrate our new Day and Time and a brand new chapter of interesting reads, lively conversation, fascinating topics, and a space where […]

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My Grandmother's Hand

My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies November 2nd 2021 | 6:30 pm  If you haven’t been with us before- please come and help us celebrate our new Day and Time and a brand new chapter of interesting reads, lively conversation, fascinating topics, and a space where everyone […]