LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Have you figured out your weekend plans? If not, here's a look at some events happening in Lincoln in your Friday Fast Facts.
These figures exit on the edge of what is believable. They flirt between familiarity and fantasy, their features and surroundings not quite rooted in the real world. Anomalous colors and awkward proportions nudge the scenes into an imagined space, suggesting the figures inhabit internal landscapes.
When: Friday- 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: LUX Center for the Arts
Fifth Annual Art Market
Twenty artists will have their work for sale, just in time for the holiday shopping season. This is a great way to kick off your holidays in perfect style and support the museum with your purchases.
When: Friday- 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Cost: Free admission, items for purchase
NWU Men's & Women's Swimming vs. Coe College
Nebraska Wesleyan University will swim against Coe College in a pair of duals. Come and show the teams your support.
When: Friday- 6 p.m., Saturday- 10 a.m.
Where: Weary Natatorium, located with Weary Center
Cost: $6 adults, $3 senior citizens and students, free for children (preschool & below), free with ID NWU students/faculty/staff and faculty/staff from IIAC schools
Sunday with a Scientist
Laser technicians and graduate students from the Extreme Light Lab at UNL will help visitors learn about the nature of light and laser technology. You will learn what light is and how it is used in the world today, plus how lasers work and how they are used.
When: Sunday- 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Morrill Hall
Cost: Regular museum admission
Follow the fortunes of Mother Courage and her three children as they strive to make a living during the madness of war. In this new adaptation of the classic play, the drama unfolds during the height of the American Civil War.
When: Sunday- 2 p.m.
Where: Howell Theatre
Cost: $30 regular, $15 youth and student
A Taste of Wine & Broadway
Join The Comedy Loft in collaboration with TADA Productions, Inc. for this special musical cabaret featuring some sensational vocalists performing some of the top tunes from Broadway. Come out and enjoy this evening of music.
When: Sunday- 7 p.m.
Where: The Comedy Loft
Cost: $15 (Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to showtime)