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In The Village

Things to do, people to see, places to go… Edition  – May 8, 2015


May 12 – Goodwill Industries and Heartland Workforce Solutions (HWS) will host a Career Fair from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at HWS, 5752 Ames Ave.  Over 20 employers will be on-hand to conduct potential on-the-spot interviews.  Individuals should bring a resume and dress to impress.

May 12 – Life Reimagined at Florence Library, 2920 Bondesson St., at 6 p.m.  For more info, phone 402.444.5299.

May 13 – Email Basics at South Omaha Library, 2808 Q St., at 10 a.m.  For more info, phone 402.444.4850.

May 13 – AARP will host workshops to prepare candidates for finding a job at the John Bernardi Job Fair on May 15.  Workshops will be held at Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Topics include:  finding jobs in Omaha, resume tips, starting a business.  Lunch will be provided at no charge.  For more info, phone 402.444.4849.

May 13 – Diabetes Prevention Class: 4 at 6 p.m. at Diabetes Education Center of the Midlands, 2910 S. 84th St.  For more info, phone 402.399.0777, ext. 230.

May 13 – Visiting Nurses will host a free guided grocery store tour to help families save money, buy healthy foods and prepare tasty, healthy recipes the kids will love.  The tour will be at No Frills, 7402 N. 30th St., from 6:30-8:00 p.m.  Space is limited, RSVP to Anna Curry at 402.930.4069.

May 14 – Infinite 8 Institute & Sandi Downing Real Estate Present: A Wine Mixer for Social Impact

Bond for Violence Prevention from 4-7 p.m., at 1208 Howard St.  Complimentary wine, Hors d’ oeuvres and good people.  For more info, phone Aledia K. at 402.320.0638.

May 14 – Home Care 101 at Benson Library, 6015 Binney St., at 6 p.m.  For more info, phone 402.444.4846.

May 15 – 13th Annual John Bernardi Job Fair at Washington Library, 2868 Ames Ave from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Many employers in attendance, including the City of Omaha, Hawkins Construction, and Methodist Health Systems.  For more info, visit or phone 402.444.4849.

May 15 – Catholic Charities, Heart Ministry Center and Comfort Keepers hosts a health & wellness fair for low income senior citizens from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. at Christ Child North, 2111 Emmet St.

May 15 – Love’s Jazz & Arts Center, 2510 N. 24th St., presents Luke Polipnick, Mitch Towne & Dana Murray.  Live Music begins at 7 p.m.  Members free.  Nominal general admission for nonmembers.  For more info, phone 402.502.5291.

May 19 – Alzheimer’s Association’s Caregiver Support Group will meet at Immanuel Fontenelle, 6809 N. 68th Plz, in the 1st floor conference room, at 5 p.m.  Individuals providing care to people affected by Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia are welcome to attend.  For more info, phone Cheryl at 402.493.1373 or Anna at 402.991.8435.

May 20 – OMAHA GIVES!!!

May 20 – Microsoft Word & Excel Basics at South Omaha Library, 2808 Q St., at 10 a.m.  For more info, phone 402.444.4850.