EVENTS

- Storybook Walk, presented by Kearney Area Children’s Museum, featuring reading stations and outdoor games, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Friday at Yanney Heritage Park at 2020 11th St. Free admission. Meet characters from Crane River Theater’s production of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”

- Kids Workshop, an opportunity for children to create a Father’s Day gift, 10-11 a.m. Saturday at Builders at 4600 Second Ave. Free admission. Children can pick between three gifts, one free, one at $5 and another one at $10. Visit www.builderscorp.com.

- Pub Quiz @ The Chicken Coop, a trivia contest presented by Kearney Public Library, 8 p.m. Tuesday at The Chicken Coop at 2115 Ave. A. Free admission. Play alone or with teams up to six people. Winners will receive a $50 gift certificate to the Chicken Coop. No smartphones, devices or handwritten notes.

- The LEGO Guy, Curtis Mork, will talk about his LEGO passion and show some of his 600 LEGO sets, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission. Register 24 hours in advance. Patrons will have a chance to build with LEGOs.

- Dawg Days, an event featuring games, music, food and a car show, June 22-23 at Minden Square, downtown Minden. Events include: Beer garden, dance, car and craft show and a street dance. For more information visit Dawg Days on Facebook.

- Midsummer Picnic featuring food and fellowship, 5:30 p.m. June 21 at Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church at 903 25 Road, Axtell. Free admission. Donations will be accepted. The event also will feature Natalie Radcliffe, worship music coordinator at First Lutheran Church in Kearney, at 7:15 p.m. A bounce house and playground will be available.

- Chalk the Walk, an opportunity to draw on the library’s sidewalks with chalk, 9:30-10:30 a.m. June 24 at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission.

- Family Night: Life-Sized Yahtzee! an activity for families to play a life-sized game of Yahtzee, 6:30 p.m. June 25 at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission. Please register 24 hours in advance.

- Screening of “The LEGO Movie 2,” rated PG, 2 p.m. June 26 at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission.

- Writer’s Block, a workshop for writers of all levels, noon June 27 at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission. The informal writing group features occasional guest leaders. Dessert and beverages provided. For patrons 18 and older.

- Astronaut Clayton Anderson will talk about his experiences in space, 6:30 p.m. July 17 at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission. Call 308-233-3256 to reserve a place. Register online starting June 24. A book signing will follow the event.

CONCERTS

- Kearney Community Band performs light classical, pops, show tunes and standards, 7:30 p.m. today at Sonotorium at Harmon Park at 3020 Fifth Ave., Kearney. Free admission. Practices are the Tuesday before the performances at the E.R.C. at Yanney Heritage Park. Call 308-832-1461 for more information.

- Jim Salestrom, a former Kearney resident, will perform a tribute to Buffalo Bill Cody, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at The Archway at 3060 E. First St., I-80 exit 272; 308-237-1000; www.archway.org. He also will perform a tribute to his longtime friend, John Denver, at 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. General admission tickets for each performance are $10, student admission is $7. Tickets are available at the door.

- Bases Loaded performs as part of the Concerts in the Park series, 7 p.m. Sunday at Sonotorium at Harmon Park at 3020 Fifth Ave., Kearney. Free admission. The series is presented by the Kearney Arts Council. For more information visit www.KearneyArts.org

- Rock ‘N’ Remember with Joseph Hall as Elvis, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday at Ramada Inn and Conference Center at 301 Second Ave. 308-237-3141. Tickets are $25. All proceeds will go to support research and education for Alzheimer’s and other dementia diseases. Social time begins at 5:30 p.m. No ticket sales at the door. Call 308-743-2517 for tickets or visit The Solid Rock in Kearney, My Fair Lady’s Fashions in Holdrege or Joy’s Floral in Minden.

- Kearney Community Band performs light classical, pops, show tunes and standards, 7:30 p.m. June 20 at Sonotorium at Harmon Park at 3020 Fifth Ave., Kearney. Free admission. Practices are the Tuesday before the performances at the E.R.C. at Yanney Park. Call 308-832-1461 for more information.

- Root Marm Chicken Farm Jug Band performs as part of the Concerts in the Park series, 7 p.m. June 23 at Sonotorium at Harmon Park at 3020 Fifth Ave., Kearney. Free admission. The series is presented by the Kearney Arts Council. For more information visit www.KearneyArts.org

- Sheila Greenland Band performs as part of the Sounds of Summer music series, 7-9 p.m. June 27 at Museum of Nebraska Art at 2401 Central Ave. 308-865-8559; mona.unk.edu. Free admission. Presented by the MONA Guild. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tables and chairs are provided for self-catered picnics. Tables of 10 can be reserved for $200.

- Beki Hemingway and Randy Kerkman perform original music from their latest album, “Whins and Weather,”, 7 p.m. June 27 at Kearney Public Library at 2020 First Ave. 308-233-3282; www.kearneylib.org. Free admission. The duo is based in County Wexford, Ireland.

- Kearney Community Band performs light classical, pops, show tunes and standards, 7:30 p.m. June 27 at Sonotorium at Harmon Park at 3020 Fifth Ave., Kearney. Free admission. Practices are the Tuesday before the performances at the E.R.C. at Yanney Park. Call 308-832-1461 for more information.

THEATER

- “Dr. Devereaux, the Dastardly Doctor,” a melodrama by Billy St. John, 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday; 7:30 p.m. June 22; 3 p.m. June 23; 7:30 p.m. June 29; and 3 p.m. June 30 at Harlan County Dam Playhouse at 102 Berrigan Road., Republican City. 308-799-3093; wwwharlancountyplayers.webs.com. Tickets are $10.

- “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” a musical presented by Crane River Theater, 7 p.m. June 21-July 3 at Cope Amphitheater at Yanney Heritage Park at 2020 W. 11th St. Admission is $5 per person. The musical, featuring the characters created by Charles M. Schutz, is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

- “Newsies,” a musical presented by Crane River Theater, 7 p.m. July 25-27; 2 p.m. July 27-28; 7 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3; and 2 p.m. Aug. 4 at Miriam Drake Theatre, Fine Arts Building at 2506 12th Ave., on University of Nebraska at Kearney campus. Tickets are $25-$35 general, $15-$25 students K-12. Call 308-627-5796 or visit www.cranerivertheater.org for tickets and more information.

- “Big Fish,” a musical by Andrew Lippa and John August, 7:30 p.m. July 11-13; 7:30 p.m. July 18-20; 7:30 p.m. July 25-27; and 2 p.m. July 28 at Kearney Community Theatre at 83 Plaza Blvd. 234-1529; www.kearneycommunitytheatre.com. Tickets are $18, $9 for UNK and CCC students with a valid ID at the door. Based on the novel by Daniel Wallace. Presented by Kearney Community Theatre.

- “Robin Hood,” presented by Missoula Children’s Theatre, 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. June 22 at Minden Opera House at 322 E. Fifth St., Minden. 308-832-0588; www.mindenoperahouse.com. Tickets are $7 general, $5 for ages 5-13, free to ages 4 and younger.

EXHIBITS

- The Archway at 3060 E. First St., I-80 exit 272; 308-237-1000; www.archway.org. Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $12 adults, $11 seniors, $6 ages 6-12. Prints and photographs from the Museum of Nebraska Art through Aug. 31.

- Classic Car Collection at 3600 E. Highway 30, Suite B. 308-234-1964; www.classiccarcollection.org. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $10 general, $8 seniors (60+), $7 students.

- G.W. Frank Museum of History and Culture at 2010 University Drive. 308-865-8284; www.unk.edu. Open 1-5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

- Museum of Nebraska Art at 2401 Central Ave., Kearney. 865-8559; www.mona.unk.edu. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission. “A River Runs Through It,” based Paul A. Johnsgard book, “Crane Music: A Natural History of American Cranes,” through July 21. “MONA: There’s an App for That 2.0,” an exhibit that uses a mobile app to add details to the artwork through July 14. “Nebraska Now: Anne Burton, Printmaking,” exploring historical modes of coded communication through various printmaking processes through July 7. “Junior Curator Show: Underscoring: Line,” an exhibit curatored by high school students through Aug. 11. “Sculpture Garden Series: Les Bruning,” a show of work by the Omaha-based artist, Les Bruning through Oct. 6. “Compelled To Tell: Drawing,” an exploration of sketching as a process for artists through Sept. 22. “Dwayne Wilcox: Contemporary Lakota Ledger Art,” featuring artwork by Dwayne Wilcox based on the traditional practice of drawing on 19th century ledger paper through Sept. 15.

- Nebraska Firefighters Museum and Education Center at 2425 E. First St., Kearney. 308-338-3473; www.nebraskafirefightersmuseum.org. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $6 general, $4 seniors, $3 ages 6-17.

- Trails & Rails Museum at 710 W. 11th St., Kearney. 308-234-3041. Open 1-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission is $7 general, $2 ages 5-12.

- 100th Meridian Museum at 206 E. Eighth St., Cozad; 308-784-1100. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

- Chevyland USA Auto and Cycle Museum at 7245 Buffalo Creek Rd., Elm Creek; 308-856-4208. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

- Custer County Historical Society Museum at 445 S. Ninth Ave., Broken Bow. 308-872-2203. Open 1-5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

- Dawson County Museum at 805 N. Taft St., Lexington. 308-324-5340. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

- Minden Opera House Gallery at 322 E. Fifth St., Minden. 308-832-0588; www.mindenoperahouse.com. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Robinson Munoz, Paintings through June 27.

- Harold Warp Pioneer Village at 138 E. Highway 6, Minden. 800-445-4447; www.pioneervillage.org. General admission is $14.25, $7.25 for ages 6-12 and free for ages 5 and younger. Open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily.

- Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles at 606 Heartland Rd., Lexington. 308-324-6329; www.heartlandmuseum.com. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday.

- Nebraska Prairie Museum 1 mile north of Holdrege on U.S. Highway 183; 308-995-5015. Donation. Open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Group reservations available.

- Shelton Historical Interpretive Center at Highway 30, Shelton. Open 2-4 p.m. Sunday.

- Kearney Area Children’s Museum at 5827 Fourth Ave. 308-698-2228; www.kearneychildrensmusuem.org. Admission is $8, ages 1 and older, $7 adults, $6 seniors. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, until 8 p.m. Thursday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday.