Books After Dark

Books After Dark:  FeaturingBraiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer Tuesday, October 4th at 6:30 PM Beginning in October, Books After Dark will be partnering again with the LWVNE DEI Committee to present a 3 month series of discussions on Native and Indigenous Peoples experience and community. Please join us on […]

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How Populate Change will Transform Our World

Books After Dark: FeaturingHow Population Change Will Transform Our Worldby Sarah Harper  Part 1: Tuesday, July 5th, 2022 @ 6:30 pm Part 1: Tuesday, August 2nd, 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 […]

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May Books After Dark

Books After Dark: Featuring Mental Health Stigma  Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 @ 6:30 pmPOSTPONED FROM MAY 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

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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 […]