Newspapers & Butter Pecan Ice Cream

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Tuesday August 7

6:30 PM  –  7:30 PM

Parents attending Dr. Amy Forss's lecture are invited to bring your kids to the museum on a Tuesday night and explore the history of Omaha’s longest running black newspaper, the Omaha Star. Education staff members will lead a story time and craft featuring Dr. Amy Forss’s book Newspapers & Butter Pecan Ice Cream: Mrs. Mildred Brown and the Omaha Star. Butter pecan ice cream will even be served!

If you haven't already registered for Dr. Amy Forss's lecture "80 Years of the Omaha Star." Register at

Reservations are required and regular museum admission applies; free for members. Make your reservation below, then pay when you arrive at the event.

Please note the word “Free” below means there are no booking fees to make your reservation; as previously mentioned, admission fees are paid upon arrival.