HealthierU Weekly Run-Down August 7-13

Friday, August 4, 2023

Annalisa Davenport

Check out what's happening in and around Lincoln this week!

Monday August 7th, 2023

Lancaster County Super Fair, (August 3rd-12th) 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Lancaster Event Center (4100 N 84th St. Lincoln, NE 68507). Enjoy animals, exhibits, super fun rides, delicious fair food, live music, and much more! For more information about the fair click here for the offical fair website.  

Tuesday August 8th, 2023

Tuesday Table, 5:30-6:30p.m., South Gate United Methodist Church (3500 Pioneers Blvd. Lincoln, NE 68506). Check out the free collective garden harvest from around the local community and bring some of your own excess harvest to share! Free to all members of the community. 

Wednesday August 9th, 2023

Sunrise Yoga, 7:00-7:45 a.m., Recreation and Wellness Center ( 1717 N 35th St, Lincoln, NE 68503) Enjoy a free yoga class at the Recreation and Wellness Center to start your Wednesday right! Join us for a restorative yoga flow, open to participants with all levels of yoga experience! To register click here

Wine Down Wednesday, 4:00-8:00 p.m., The Mill Coffee & Bistro (2021 Transformation Dr #1350, Lincoln, NE 68508) Receive $1 off any glass of wine or $5 off a featured bottle of wine.

Hub Farmers Market, 5:00-7:00 p.m., Union Plaza (N. 21st., Lincoln, NE 68503) Join in on some fun with live music, farmers market vendors, and food and drinks available for purchase from Hub Cafe. For updates on the market offerings click here

Live @ Telegraph: Summer Concert Series, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., The Mill Telegraph (330 S 21st St Lincoln NE 68510) Join ALLO and The Mill for a free summer concert! Ice cold drinks and treats will be available for purchase from The Mill. Bring your family, friends, and pets, and don't forget a chair or blanket! This week's band will be Hector Anchondo and the featured beer that will be available for purchase is Kinkaider. For more information click here.   

Thursday August 10th, 2023

Book Club-Short Story: Super Frog Saves Tokyo bu Murakami Haruki, 4:00-5:00p.m., Kawasaki Reading Room (JGMC 302, 1505 S St, Lincoln, NE 68508) Show up after having read the short story to enjoy a discussion over some snacks and tea! 

Live in Lincoln - Thursday Night Music Series presents The Midnight Wanderers 7:00 - 9:30 p.m., Storm Cellar (3233 1/2 S. 13th Street Lincoln, NE 68502) The Thursday Night Music Series is excited to announce it's next series of performances!  We can't wait to see you. To learn more, click here

Free Outdoor Movie at Calvert Recreation Center-8:45 p.m. - 11:00 p.m., Calvert Recreation Center (4500 Stockwell St, Lincoln, NE 68506) Grab your blanket or a few chairs and come out for a free family friendly movie in the park. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket. No RSVP, no tickets! Tonight's movie: Strange World. For more information click here 

Friday August 11th, 2023

Free Outdoor Movie at Antelope Park -8:45 p.m. - 11:00 p.m., Antelope Park Bandshell (1650 Memorial Dr. Lincoln, NE ) Grab your blanket or a few chairs and come out for a free family friendly movie in the park. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket. No RSVP, no tickets! Tonight's movie: Lyle Lyle Crocodile. For more information click here 

Saturday August 12th, 2023

The Haymarket Farmers' Market 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Historic Haymarket (8th and P streets Lincoln NE 68508) The Haymarket Farmers' Market is Lincoln's largest market with over 200 vendors! Come browse the various stalls and enjoy local Nebraskan vendors. For more information on vendors and events click here

East Campus Discovery Days & Farmers Market -10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., UNL East Campus Mall ( 3550 East Campus Loop, Lincoln, NE 68503). The East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market, hosted by the Institute of Agriculture and Naturals Resources (IANR) at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL), is offering the community, neighbors and friends access to science literacy opportunities, locally produced fresh food, value-added artisans and access to on-campus family fun activities. Learn more at East Campus Discovery Days & Farmers Market.

Brews at the Zoo -6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m., Lincoln Children’s Zoo ( 1222 S. 27th Street, Lincoln, NE 68502). Adults 21 and over can enjoy a night at the Zoo! Join us for an evening of live music, visits from animal ambassadors and delicious craft beer from local breweries! General admission tickets are $35; to learn more and to purchase tickets visit Brews at the Zoo. 

Sunday August 13th, 2023

Sunday Farmers' Market at College View-10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., College View (4801 Prescott Ave Lincoln NE 68501) Sunday Farmers’ Market at College View provides access to high quality, fresh food produced with integrity by local family farmers and producers, bringing value to the social, environmental, and economic fabric of our community! For more info click here

Market Day at Tractor Supply -11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Tractor Supply ( 9531 M 130th St., Waverly, NE 68462) We will have approximately 20+ Handmade/Homemade vendors and crafters! Lots of neat items and we will also have a food Truck joining us! Learn more at Waverly Market Day at Tractor Supply .


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