Mary Maxwell, an Omaha comedian, will be the keynote speaker for this year's Celebrate Spring event. Maxwell is best known for her humorous observations about aging. She received the 2016 Arthritis Foundation Woman of the Year and the 2010 YWCA Tribute to Women Award. Her presentation will be "A Look at Motherhood and Daughterhood through the Years.
Celebrate Spring will begin with a light dinner and dessert at 6:00 pm in the Blessed Sacrament Jubilee Center.
Advance tickets can be purchased until April 13 for $15 from the parish office or through Sister Barbara Wieseler.
Ticket proceeds will go to Grand Island Habitat for Humanity and Hope Harbor in Grand Island.
Railside continues to rock. The Hear Grand Island concert series returns in 2017.
Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer recently completed a $7 million dollar restoration of the Edward Durell Stone building that anchors their property.
The people of Grand Island represent the true make up the community. Meet some of the characters of the city in these interviews.