Irish Cultural Center to note anniversary of JFK's death
The Omaha Irish Cultural Center, a local nonprofit cultural association, will host a noon Friday memorial service in remembrance of the 50th anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy, who was of Irish descent.
The public is welcome at the Memorial Park event. Expect a silent remembrance, presentation of the colors, a salute to Kennedy's service by veterans, remarks by local Irish-American leaders, a benediction and taps.
'The Chaz Singer' to perform at Florence Arts show
Charlie Glasgow, “The Chaz Singer,” will perform Thursday at this month's offering from Florence Arts. The 7 p.m. show will be at Florence City Hall, 2864 State St.
Florence Arts members get in free, nonmember adults pay $5 and students are free when accompanied by a paying adult.
Glasgow is a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist known for his impressions of Neil Diamond, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Ray Charles, Elvis and more.