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Willa Cather Foundation - Red Cloud Nebraska (NE)

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Willa Cather Foundation Events

Willa Cather Foundation Events

The Willa Cather Foundation holds a variety of events in Red Cloud annually, including several Opera House performances and gallery exhibitions, our Spring Conference, and the Prairie Writers' Workshop. A biennial International Cather Seminar and periodic symposia are also held in other locales that were relevant to Cather's life and work. Check this page often to see our upcoming events, conferences, workshops, seminars, and exhibitions. Don't forget the easiest way to keep up with our activities is to sign-up for our monthly electronic newsletter.

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Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

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Past Events
Past Events
Opera House
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Known for their high-energy show, tight instrumentals, and Tim Zach’s strong vocals, Whiskey Bent is a five-man country rock band based in central Nebraska. Whiskey Bent writes...
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
On November 19 the Willa Cather Book Club will meet to discuss Cather's most beloved novel My Ántonia . There are two meeting times available; 4:00 p.m. at Cherry Corner Estates...
Art Gallery
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 8:00am to Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
A new exhibit on display at the Red Cloud Opera House boasts a wide range of specialties and mediums of art by artists from the Hastings area. Included in the exhibit are works by...
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
On October 22 the Willa Cather Book Club will meet to discuss the One Book, One Nebraska selection of Death Zones & Darling Spies . There are two meeting times available; 4:00...
Opera House
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 7:00pm
World-renowned opera soprano and Red Cloud native Sarah Arneson returns Saturday, October 3, for a 7:00 pm performance. Arneson, accompanied by her husband, pianist George Kern,...
Art Gallery
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The public is invited to meet Patricia Scarborough and preview her exhibit at an artist’s reception on Saturday, October 3, from 5:00-6:30 p.m. The reception, which is free and...
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Join us! This FREE event is a perfect way to introduce prairie ecology and a chance for kids of all ages to explore the spectacular autumn prairie! Bring a sack lunch - drinks...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Joy Hayden author of The 1935 Republican River Flood will be signing copies of her book on Wednesday, September 23. This event is free and open to the public. A graduate of Fort...
Opera House
Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 7:00pm
This show takes a wry look at our crazy world through the bewildered eyes of beloved long gone cowboy philosopher, Will Rogers. Eighty years after his tragic plane crash, Rogers...
Sunday, September 20, 2015 to Thursday, September 24, 2015
Road Scholar , the not-for-profit leader in educational travel since 1975, offers 5,500 educational tours in all 50 states and 150 countries. Alongside local and renowned experts...