Our Upcoming Events
Looking for an African Culture Connection workshop or other event? Bookmark this page and check back regularly!
Currently scheduled community events include:
- Wednesday, May 22nd – Omaha Gives online fundraiser (SAVE-THE-DATE; details coming soon)
- Sunday, June 9th – Omaha Summer Arts Festival downtown (13th & Cuming Streets, Omaha, NE)
- ACC will perform on the Luigi Waites Main Stage from 11:00am-12:00pm
- FREE, Family-Friendly
- Saturday, September 14th – African Cultural Festival – hosted by Afromaha; 2:00-8:00pm at Stinson Park (2285 S 67th St, Omaha, NE)
- ACC will perform and have a booth with beautiful items hand-made in West Africa for purchase
School residency final performances allow students the opportunity to showcase what they have learned with ACC. These performances are all free and open to the public. Currently scheduled school residency final performances include:
- (Check back later this spring.)
ACC in the News
African Culture Connection is regularly featured in the news. To learn more, check out the links below.
- Charles Ahovissi Receives the 2012 Governor’s Heritage Arts Award – Nebraska Arts Council
- National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award
- The White House
- Congratulatory Letter from Omaha Mayor, Jim Suttle
Become a Program Community Partner
If your school or organization is interested in collaborating with African Culture Connection, please fill out the form below and submit it. We’ll contact you with the information you’re looking for.
If you’re interested in volunteering your time and helping out with an African Culture Connection event, please let us know by contacting us and giving us specific details regarding how you’d like to contribute.