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Events

Residence Tours:

Guided tours are available every Thursday (except holidays) from 1 - 4 p.m. throughout the calendar year. An appointment is requested for groups of 10 or more. To make an appointment please call (402) 471- 3466.

Visitors will be asked to leave any purses, bags & backpacks at the Security Office when touring.

 

57th Anniversary Celebration

First Lady's audio clips of the celebration

Thursday, August 7th – 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. – Regular Public Tour Day

Friday, August 8th – 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 9th – 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

“Inspired” Cookbooks will be for sale on Friday and Saturday.  Each book is personally hand signed by both the Governor and First Lady and make great gifts!

Schedule:

Thursday, August 7th -

1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Public Tours – Normal Thursday tours

First Ladies’ dresses on display in the Heritage Room

Friday, August 8th - 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

First Ladies’ dresses on display in the Heritage Room

1:00 p.m. Master Gardeners to do tours of the yard
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. House open to the public
Tours given by the Community Women’s Club
3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Bob Ripley, Capitol Administrator
Will lead a discussion on the State Capitol
Lower Level Conference Room

Saturday, August 9th – 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

First Ladies’ dresses on display in the Heritage Room

There will be a DJ and free face painting. Local vendors will be giving away ice cream, homemade root beer, salsa, kettle corn, waffles and mini cupcakes.

10:00 a.m. Master Gardeners to do tours of the yard
10:00 a.m. – Noon Humane Society to feature dogs available for adoption.

Horseshoe Drive
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. House open to the public
Tours given by the Community Women’s Club 
11:00 a.m. Current First Lady Sally Ganem and Former First Lady Ruth Thone discuss life in the Governor’s Residence

Lower Level Conference Room
12:00 p.m. Marilyn Hansen, Interior Designer
Will discuss the Residence renovation project  
Lower Level Conference Room


 

Art Displays at the Residence (in the lower level of the residence)

2014-2015 Listing

December – January 2014
Matthew Rezac – Painting
Bennington

January – February
Shea Wilkinson – Textiles
Omaha

February – March
Karen Merritt – Drawing
Lincoln

April – May
Bob Bosco – Mixed Media
Omaha

May – June
Ron Quick – Photography
Lincoln

June – July
Frank Costanzo – Mixed Media
Ralston

July – August
Eric Saxon – Painting
Lincoln

August – September
Alicia Armentrout – Photography
Omaha

September – October
Robert Walters – Photography
Omaha

October – November
Ann O'Hara – Pastels
Lincoln

December – January
Patricia James – Photography
Lynch

January 2015 – February 2015
Matthew DeBoer – Photography
Papillion