Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Upcoming Public Programs

Science Cafe: Great Plains Bird Conservation

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Science Cafe: Great Plains Bird Conservation

Location: Slowdown | 729 N 14th Street
Description: Science Cafe, hosted by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, is a face-to-face conversation with a scientist about current science topics. John P. McCarty, Professor of Biology and Director of Environmental Studies, and L. LaReesa Wolfenbarger, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Biology, at the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) will discuss Great Plains bird conservation. Together, they founded and run the Laboratory of Avian Ecology at UNO and collaborated on research for Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens: Look, it’s daybreak, dear, time to sing, on view at Bemis through February 15. A Q&A will follow. Pizza will be provided by the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures for the first 50 people. Free and open to ages 21 and over.

Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens: Look, it’s daybreak, dear, time to sing is sponsored, in part, by Douglas County, Nebraska; Nebraska Arts Council and Nebraska Cultural Endowment; Omaha Steaks; and Security National Bank.

Presented in partnership with the Consulate General of Canada in Minneapolis and the Québec Government Office in Chicago.

The Curator-in-Residence program is supported, in part, by Ester and Dan Brabec and Carol Gendler.

Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens thank the Canada Council for the Arts and the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec for their financial support.
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130