Community Information   

City of Omaha: 

            The City of Omaha website linking through the "departments" button can lead you to city services, recreational facilities and public libraries, etc. 

                                   Website:   http://www.cityofomaha.org
               
             Quick information for one of the nearest public libraries.
                                    Bess Johnson Elkhorn Branch Public Library:
                                    Address:  2100 Reading Plaza, Elkhorn, NE  68022
                                    Phone #:  402-289-4367

 

                                    Website:  http://omahalibrary.org/
 
Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce:
                                    Website: http://www.omahachamber.org
 

 

Education:

       Omaha is the home of some of the most excellent public & private school districts in the nation and where student achievement is a top priority.  The University of Nebraska Medical School attracts aspiring physicians from all over the country due to its excellent facilities and reputation. 
 
Some Metro Area School Districts:
 
 

 Elkhorn Public Schools:

            Website: http://www.elkhornweb.org

Gretna Public Schools:

            Website: http://gretna.esu3.org

Millard Public Schools:

            Website: http://www.mpsomaha.org

Omaha Public Schools:

            Website: http://www.ops.org

Creighton University:

            Website: http://www.creighton.edu

University of Nebraska at Omaha

            Website: http://www.unomaha.edu

 
Recreation:   

            Omaha is home to the NCAA College World Series that is played at the TD Ameritrade Ball Park located in downtown Omaha along with the CenturyLink Center that hosts many large venues of all genres. The Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge connects nature trails along the Missouri River. The links below will provide you with a more complete listing of recreational opportunities and facilities.

      
 
 
             http://www.omaha.com/go/
 
             http://www.visitomaha.com/

   

Facilities Near You:                

            Elkhorn Common Ground:
                        Address:  1701Veterans Drive, Omaha, NE  6810
                        Phone #:  402-289-0451

           

            Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course:
                        Address:  1033 N 200th St.  Elkhorn, NE  68022
                        Phone #:  402-289-4332           
   
            Indian Creek Golf Course:
                        Address:  20100 West Maple Rd., Elkhorn, NE  68022
                        Phone #:  402-289-0900
                       Website: http://www.golfatindiancreek.com
            Pacific Springs Golf Course:
                        Address:  16810 Harney St., Omaha, NE  68118
                        Phone #:  402-330-4300
                        Website: http://www.pacificsprings.com

            Link to other golf courses:

                        http://www.visitomaha.com/visitors/things-to-do/golf-courses/

            YMCA
                        Southwest YMCA
                        Address:  13010 Atwood Avenue, Omaha, NE  68144

                        Website:    http://metroymca.org/                                                                  

 

Area Arts and Entertainment:

           Arts & Entertainment:  

           Omaha is a city with a strong support for the "arts" offering amazing opportunities for a city of its size. The website links list many of the art galleries and   

            theaters in the city for participation and entertainment opportunities.

                

            Website links
                         
                         http://www.visitomaha.com/industry/omaha-cvb/
            

 

            Attractions and Entertainment

              

            Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo is a world class zoo with additions and changes all of the time. It offers many wonderful educational and family
            opportunities. See the link below through the Chamber and Visitors Bureau link for other Things to Do" in Omaha.

            http://www.visitomaha.com/visitors/things-to-do/attractions/

           
 
            Henry Doorly Zoo
            http://www.omahazoo.com/
            Address:  3701 S 10th St.  Omaha, NE  68107
            Phone #:  402-733-8401
 
            Movie Theaters
   
 
  •             AMC Oakview Plaza 24 Theaters                                                  Address:  3555 S 140th Plaza, Omaha, NE  68144
 
  •             Marcus Theaters Magestic Cinema of Omaha                         Address:  14304 W Maple Rd., Omaha, NE  68164
                                                                                                                                    1-402-445-0617
 
  •             AMC Westroads 14                                                                         Address:  1000 California St.  Omaha, NE
                                                                                                                                     Located in the Westroads Shopping Mall
                                                                                                                                    1-402-393-9200
      
  •             Village Pointe Cinema                                                                    Address:  304 N 174th St.,  Omaha, NE  68118  
                                                                                                                                     1-402-289-4777

           

Shopping:
            http://www.visitomaha.com/visitors/things-to-do/shopping/

            Nebraska Furniture Mart   
            Address:  700 S 72nd Street, Omaha, NE
 
            Oakview Mall
            Address:   144th and Center Street, Omaha, NE 
 
            Village Pointe Mall
            Address:  168th and West Dodge Road, Omaha, NE
 
            Westroads Mall
            Address:  10000 California Street, Omaha, NE  68114
               

Health and Wellness

            Nebraska is consistently ranked as one of the top ten healthiest states due in a large part to our healthcare in the region. The area has 15 hospitals with the state's only Children's Hospital as well as the Methodist Women's Hospital  built on a 38 acre campus located on 192nd and Dodge St.

           
Algent Healthcare                http://www.alegent.com/
                                                Lakeside Hospital                                         
                                                Phone #:  402-717-8000
                                                Address:  16901 Lakside Hills Court, Omaha, NE

Boystown Pediatrics             http://www.boystownpediatrics.org/Pages/default.aspx

Children's Hospital              http://www.chsomaha.org/
                                                 Phone #:  402-955-5400
                                                 Address:  8200 Dodge St., Omaha, NE 68114
Creighton University Medical Center 
                                                 http://www.creightonhospital.com/en-us/Pages/default.aspx
                                                 Phone #:  402-449-4000
                                                 Address:  601 N 30th St.  Omaha, NE  68131
Methodist Health Systems  https://www.bestcare.org/     
                                                 Methodist Hospital
                                                 Phone #:  402-354-4000
                                                Address:  8303 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68114
Methodist Women's Hospital              https://www.bestcare.org/womens-hospital/
                                                                  Address:   192nd & Dodge Street, Omaha, NE
University of Nebraska Medical Center http://www.unmc.edu/
                                        Phone #:  402-559-3995
                                        Address:  42nd & Dewey Ave. Omaha, NE