Sat, May 21
NGPC Rare Butterfly Survey In-Person Training
Sat May 21 @ 1:00pm
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21
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Education
Please consider helping to document rare butterflies in Nebraska. This community science effort will monitor two species: the regal fritillary and the monarch butterfly. The rare butterfly surveys wil…
BiblioBop
Wed Jun 8 @ 10:30am
Jun
8
Wed
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Children's Library Activities
Don’t miss this storytime with lots of dancing and moving! BiblioBop will take place at Peterson Park on Wednesdays at 10:30am. Join us on the shady grass, no registration required. Bring a chair or …
Snack and a Movie
Wed Jun 8 @ 12:00pm
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8
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Teen Library Activities
Register for a movie every other Wednesday at the Main Library. A themed snack will be provided. Movie-Ponyo (G): During a forbidden excursion to see the surface world, a goldfish princess encounters…
ShrinkyDink Keychain Take & Make
Sat May 21
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21
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Teen Library Activities
Ask at the Main Library for a kit with the materials you need to make custom keychains. While supplies last.
Gretna Board of Education Meeting
Mon May 23 @ 7:00pm
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23
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Education
Open Meeting
Gretna Public Schools Board of Education The Board of Education is elected by the voters that live within the boundaries of the Gretna Public School District. Members are elected at large to four year…
Library Board Meeting
Mon May 23 @ 6:30pm
May
23
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Adult Library Activities
The Library Board serves as the governing body that oversees the creation of policies and functionality of the Library. The Board acts as a sort of “checks and balances” system for the Library, and mu…
Planning Commission Committee Meeting
Tue May 24 @ 6:30pm
May
24
Tue
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Open Meeting
Meetings 6:30 p.m. 4th Tuesday of the Month City Hall Citizens are invited to give their opinions about any item on the agenda during the meeting if recognized by the chairperson; or to stay and ta…
English Conversation Group
Wed May 25 @ 6:30pm
May
25
Wed
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Adult Library Activities
Join others and practice speaking English in a friendly setting! The English Conversation Group will meet every Wednesay through Zoom at 6:30pm. Registration is required. Sign up on the English Conves…
Gretna Optimists Club Meeting
Thu May 26 @ 7:00am
May
26
Thu
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Volunteer Opportunity
The mission of this club shall be to develop Optimism as a philosophy of life; to promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs; to inspire respect for the law; to promote patriotism…
Aislinn Medical Spa Expansion Ribbon Cutting
Thu May 26 @ 4:00pm
May
26
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Gretna Area Chamber of Commerce Events
Grand Opening of Aislinn's Expansion
As the Page Turns Book Club
Thu May 26 @ 6:00pm
May
26
Thu
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Adult Library Activities
As the Page Turns Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month from 6pm – 7pm. There are no spots available at this time. Books in this book club are provided by the library and must be return…
Teen Game Night
Fri May 27 @ 5:30pm
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Teen Library Activities
Join our new Teen Librarian Heba every Friday for an afternoon of fun on the Nintendo Switch. We’ll have Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Mario Party Superstars, Puyo Puyo Tetris, and …
Library Closed
Mon May 30
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30
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Gretna Public Library & Grenta Children's Library will be be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day.
Library Foundation Meeting
Wed Jun 1 @ 7:00pm
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1
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Adult Library Activities
Join the Gretna Public Library Foundation as we continue to work on fundraising efforts for building a new library facility for the Gretna community! If you're interested in joining our group, plea…
English Conversation Group
Wed Jun 1 @ 6:30pm
Jun
1
Wed
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Adult Library Activities
Join others and practice speaking English in a friendly setting! The English Conversation Group will meet every Wednesay through Zoom at 6:30pm. Registration is required. Sign up on the English Conves…
Shredded Book Jar
Wed Jun 1
Jun
1
Wed
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Teen Library Activities
Shake the jar at the Main Library and put in your guess for the classic shredded book. One correct guesser will receive a prize!
Gretna Optimists Club Meeting
Thu Jun 2 @ 7:00am
Jun
2
Thu
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Volunteer Opportunity
The mission of this club shall be to develop Optimism as a philosophy of life; to promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs; to inspire respect for the law; to promote patriotism…
Book Smart Book Club
Thu Jun 2 @ 6:00pm
Jun
2
Thu
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Adult Library Activities
Book Smart Book Club meets the first Thursday of every month from 6pm – 7pm. There are currently spots available for this book club. For more information on how to join, speak to Ashley, the Adult S…
Fresh Hope Support Group
Thu Jun 2 @ 1:00pm
Jun
2
Thu
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Fitness & Health
Fresh Hope is a support group for those who have been diagnosed with a mental health disorder and for those who love and support someone with a disorder. The group meets at 1:00pm on the first and th…
Green Book 2022
Fri Jun 3
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Gretna Area Chamber of Commerce Events
Teen Game Night
Fri Jun 3 @ 5:30pm
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3
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Teen Library Activities
Join our new Teen Librarian Heba every Friday for an afternoon of fun on the Nintendo Switch. We’ll have Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Mario Party Superstars, Puyo Puyo Tetris, and …
Wildlife Encounters
Fri Jun 3 @ 6:30pm
Jun
3
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Children's Library Activities
Meet and learn about some awesome animals with Wildlife Encounters on Friday, June 3rd at 6:30! All special events take place at Gretna United Methodist Church, 11457 S. 204th St. No registration requ…
Ocean Activity
Tue Jun 7 @ 10:30am
Jun
7
Tue
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Children's Library Activities
Join us for a craft or activity in the park! Drop in any time from 10:30am-11:30am. This week's craft is a Clothespin Shark! (Recommended for ages 4+) No registration required.
Oceans of Possibilities: DIY Bath Bombs
Tue Jun 7 @ 12:00pm
Jun
7
Tue
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Teen Library Activities
Register to make your own bath bombs at the Main Library! We'll have an array of colors and smells you can choose from to make your custom bath bomb. This craft will have to be left at the library ove…
Family Storytime
Tue Jun 7 @ 6:15pm
Jun
7
Tue
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Children's Library Activities
Tuesday Family Storytime will continue to be at the Children’s Library, under the shade outside when weather permits. No registration required. A library card is not needed in order to participate.
Gretna City Council Meeting
Tue Jun 7 @ 6:30pm
Jun
7
Tue
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Open Meeting
Meetings 6:30 p.m. 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month City Hall City Council meetings are a time for the governing body to vote on ordinances and resolutions and approve all other business of the ci…
Beginning Nature Journaling Educator Workshop
Wed Jun 8 @ 6:00pm
Jun
8
Wed
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Education
A nature journal can be an extremely powerful and individual tool to have! Not only will a nature journal unlock your creativity, but it can provide data from the past to help observe patterns. It can…
Shredded Book Jar
Sat May 21
May
21
Sat
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Teen Library Activities
Shake the jar at the Main Library and put in your guess for the classic shredded book. One correct guesser will receive a prize book!
StoryWalk®
Sat May 21
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Children's Library Activities
Read a picture book as you stroll around Peterson Park. Our May book is posted May 2-26. Let us know you participated by completing the one-question online survey at the end.
English Conversation Group
Wed Jun 8 @ 6:30pm
Jun
8
Wed
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Adult Library Activities
Join others and practice speaking English in a friendly setting! The English Conversation Group will meet every Wednesay through Zoom at 6:30pm. Registration is required. Sign up on the English Conves…