Calendar

Events

Dec
1
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
1
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Central College
Time: 5:30pm
Location:  Pella, IA
Dec
1
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Central College
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  Pella, IA
Dec
2
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
2
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming at Pioneer Classic Invite
Time: 6:00pm
Location:  Grinnell, IA
Dec
2
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming at Pioneer Classic Invite
Time: 6:00pm
Location:  Grinnell, IA
Dec
2
Thursday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
2
Thursday
Visiting Writers Series: Author Ameena Hussein
Time: 8:00pm
Location:  Virtual

Ameena Hussein is an author and co-founder of the Perera-Hussein Publishing House. Her non-fiction book on the fourteenth century Moroccan traveller Ibn Battuta in Sri Lanka was published in November 2020 and shortlisted for the Gratiaen Prize in 2021. Her novel The Moon in the Water was longlisted for the Man Asian Literary Award and the Dublin IMPAC. Her debut short story collection Fifteen was shortlisted for the Gratiaen Prize in 1999 and her second collection of short stories Zillij won the State Literary Prize in 2005. She has compiled and edited three popular collections of children’s stories and a collection of stories for adults. Her non-fiction work, Sometimes there is no Blood is a seminal sociological study on Violence against Women. A believer in working towards a greener environment, she plants trees while running a coconut and cashew farm on the north-west coast of Sri Lanka. Ameena Hussein lives with her husband in the capital city of Colombo.

The reading is presented by Nebraska Wesleyan University’s William C. Kloefkorn Nebraska Writers Series and is free and open to the public. Join us virtually here https://nebrwesleyan.zoom.us/j/3887633920

Dec
3
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
3
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming at Pioneer Classic Invite
Time: 6:00pm
Location:  Grinnell, IA
Dec
3
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming at Pioneer Classic Invite
Time: 6:00pm
Location:  Grinnell, IA
Dec
3
Friday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
4
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling vs Doane Open
Time: 9:00am
Location:  Crete, NE
Dec
4
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
4
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Luther College
Time: 2:00pm
Location:  Decorah, IA
Dec
4
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Luther College
Time: 4:00pm
Location:  Decorah, IA
Dec
4
Saturday
Choir Concert: Tidings of Comfort and Joy - Christmas With Wesleyan
Time: 4:30pm
Location:  First United Methodist Church

Nebraska Wesleyan University's Choirs sing the good news of the holiday season in a concert sharing the hope and peace of the Christmas story.  With the colorful accompaniment of piano, organ, and chamber orchestra, the program will also feature performances by choirs from Columbus High School and Fremont High School.  The audience will be invited to sing carols as well!  

An online performance of specially-recorded excerpts from this program will be premiered on Monday, December 20 at 7:30 p.m. 

Attendance is free. There will be two showings of this concert on Saturday, December 4 - one at 4:30 p.m. and another at 7:30 p.m.

 

Dec
4
Saturday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
4
Saturday
Choir Concert: Tidings of Comfort and Joy - Christmas With Wesleyan
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  First United Methodist Church

Nebraska Wesleyan University's Choirs sing the good news of the holiday season in a concert sharing the hope and peace of the Christmas story.  With the colorful accompaniment of piano, organ, and chamber orchestra, the program will also feature performances by choirs from Columbus High School and Fremont High School.  The audience will be invited to sing carols as well!  

An online performance of specially-recorded excerpts from this program will be premiered on Monday, December 20 at 7:30 p.m. 

Attendance is free. There will be two showings of this concert on Saturday, December 4 - one at 4:30 p.m. and another at 7:30 p.m.

 

Dec
5
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
5
Sunday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 2:00pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
6
Monday
Brass Ensemble Concert
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  O’Donnell Auditorium

The Nebraska Wesleyan Brass Ensemble will perform in O'Donnell Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, December 6. O'Donnell Auditroium is located in the Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts, located at 5098 Huntington Ave. 

This is a free performance. 

Dec
7
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
8
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
8
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs Buena Vista University
Time: 5:30pm
Location:  Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Dec
8
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Buena Vista University
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Dec
9
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
9
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling vs Central College
Time: 6:30pm
Location:  Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Dec
9
Thursday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
10
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
10
Friday
Band Concert: Listening to Nature - Messages from Mother Earth
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  O’Donnell Auditorium

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Symphonic Band will perform works written and inspired by nature and life on earth. Works written by David Maslanka, Travis J. Cross, Percy Grainger, Julie Giroux, Jack Stamp, and Timothy Mahr will be presented by students from various concentrations of study. With pieces depicting nature, the band hopes to evoke the passing of seasons, including a whimsical piece about snowflakes representing Winter. The concert will end with a piece highlighting our duty to the planet and all its inhabitants. 

Attendance is free. 

Dec
10
Friday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
11
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
11
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs University of Dubuque
Time: 2:00pm
Location:  Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Dec
11
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs University of Dubuque
Time: 4:00pm
Location:  Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Dec
11
Saturday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 7:30pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
12
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
12
Sunday
Theatre Production: A Christmas Carol
Time: 2:00pm
Location:  McDonald Theatre

You know the characters of this Dickens' Christmas classic. What if Dickens’ message wasn’t intended just for Scrooge, and wasn’t limited to one holiday? This faithful retelling offers a glimpse into the story’s lasting impact.

Performances will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre/current-season

Dec
14
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
15
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
16
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
17
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: The Aching Beauty of it All, Paintings by Stephen Brown
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The work of the late realist artist Stephen Brown will be featured at NWU’s Elder Gallery. The exhibit is entitled The Aching Beauty of it All: Paintings by Stephen Brown. The exhibition features over 70 paintings spanning the late artist’s career. This will mark the first time the artist’s work has been exhibited in Nebraska.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed on Monday. The gallery will be open by appointment only during Thanksgiving and winter breaks. To schedule an appointment, contact David Gracie (dgracie [at] nebrwesleyan.edu).

Dec
18
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling vs Milwaukee School of Engineering
Time: 10:00am
Location:  Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Dec
18
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling vs Cornell College
Time: 11:15am
Location:  Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Dec
18
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling vs Schreiner University
Time: 12:30pm
Location:  Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Dec
18
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Principia College
Time: 3:00pm
Location:  Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Dec
18
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at George Fox University
Time: 6:00pm
Location:  Newberg, OR
Dec
18
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Pacific University
Time: 6:00pm
Location:  Forest Grove, OR
Dec
24
Friday
University closed
Time: 12:00am to 12:00am

Nebraska Wesleyan University is closed December 24 - January 02 for the holiday break. 

Dec
29
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at George Fox University
Time: 9:00pm
Location:  Newberg, OR
Dec
30
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Willamette University
Time: 7:00pm
Location:  Salem, OR