Events Calendar

Tuesday, April 7

Faculty Tuba Recital by Dr. Josh Calkin at Wayne State College

Enjoy Bach Tuba Future, a clever Faculty Tuba Recital by Dr. Josh Calkin, Tuesday, April 7 from the comfort of your home. The 7:30 p.m. performance will be live streamed via the Wayne State College website at, under “Helpful Links.” Dr. Calkin performs selections by composers with the surname “Bach.” Demanding repertoire includes selections by Johann Sebastian Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, and Jan Bach. The Only Piece Ever Written for Violin and Tuba by P.D.Q. Bach, injects whimsy into the performance with an odd duet between the violin and tuba.


Saturday, April 11

Northeast Nebraska Easter Egg Coloring Contest

Friday, April 24

Live Stream Featuring Trio Mezzklarno at Wayne State College


Escape into the wonder of lost love and enduring love with a live stream concert by Trio Mezzklarno Friday, April 24. The Wayne State College faculty ensemble embraces works by Midwestern composers, including two premieres. The 7:30 p.m. performance will be live streamed at, under “Helpful Links.” Trio members include Dr. Sarah Farr, mezzo-soprano; Dr. Karl Kolbeck, clarinet; and Dr. Angela Miller-Niles, piano.

Friday, May 8 – Sunday, May 10

Little Red Hen Theatre Presents “Nana’s Naughty Knickers” ***RESCHEDULED***

Dear LRHT Patrons and Audience Members,

The health and well-being of all our patrons, audience members and volunteers are important to us! Because of the rapidly evolving situation surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) and recent guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, we have decided to postpone our production of Nana’s Naughty Knickers until May 8 – 10th, 2020.

Reservations for tickets have been automatically exchanged into a postponed performance as follows:

  • Friday, March 20 – exchanged into Friday, May 8 @ 7PM
  • Saturday, March 21 – exchanged into Saturday, May 9 @ 7PM
  • Sunday, March 22 – exchanged into Sunday, May 10 @ 2 PM

If you would like to select a different performance, receive a “voucher ticket” to another production, or donate your ticket as a charitable donation please reach out to us at the theatre at 402-287-2818, or via email at

We encourage everyone to follow preventive actions to protect themselves and others as recommended by local and national health officials, including staying at home if you are considered high risk or are sick.

Thank you for your patience and support as we all work through this evolving landscape together!

Friday, May 15 & Saturday, May 16

ArtBurst @ Orange City Tulip Festival in Orange City, Iowa

Regional artists are invited to apply to exhibit and sell their work at ArtBurst, a juried fine art fair held during the Orange City Tulip Festival in Orange City, Iowa. ArtBurst hours are Friday and Saturday, May 15 and 16, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Artists chosen for ArtBurst will be eligible for one of two $300 awards presented for Best of Show in both two-dimensional and three-dimensional art. Applications will be accepted from anyone who produces original fine art; all art must be designed and created by the accepted artist.

The application deadline is Jan. 15. To apply or for more information, visit, call 712-707-4510, or email


Sunday, September 27

Cars-N-Carroll Show & Shine