2018 HWN Events Calendar

We come together on the third Tuesday of each month to educate, empower, network and support the Heartland’s women. We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

Nov
20
Tue
2018
11-20-18: Nebraska Humane Society @ Security National Bank
Nov 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Get to Know: Nebraska Humane Society

With Dawn Thrapp, Behavior Specialist and Project Pet Safe Coordinator

Please join us on Tuesday, November 20th for an opportunity to get to know the Nebraska

Humane Society! You will learn about:

  • The difference between Service Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs (Assistant Dogs) and Therapy Dogs
  • How the Federal Laws applies to these differences
  • Training requirements for each of these categories
  • Attempt to clear up some of the confusion surrounding these animals

About the Speaker

Dawn started training dogs in the late 1970’s. She has competed with her own dogs in obedience, agility, confirmation, and tracking; completing 30 titles in all. Dawn has taught obedience classes, both pet and competition, for some of Omaha’s local dog clubs for the last 35 years and approximately 20 years ago, she began specializing in providing private lessons for owners who have aggressive dogs. Two of Dawn’s dogs also were certified Therapy Dogs, with one of those dogs being the first Facility Dog at Douglas County Courthouse. In addition, she is proud to say she has made the front page of the Nebraska Supreme Court newsletter as she was that facility dog’s trainer and handler. The dog was available there to provide comfort to children who had to testify in Juvenile Court.

Dawn has continuously attended many advanced workshops and conferences with the privilege to learn from some of the best Ethologists and Behaviorists in the world and apply what she has learned from them.

At Nebraska Humane Society, Dawn currently works with owners of dogs that have been deemed potentially dangerous to educate and helps them with the dogs’ behavior issues. She also provides other private lessons and conducts the breed evaluations for dogs listed on the local ordinance (such as pit bulls). Finally, Dawn is the Coordinator for Project Pet Safe, the Nebraska Humane Society’s program that helps victims of domestic violence who need safe housing for their pets while they transition.

Register Today

Please note: There is no HWN luncheon in December, we’ll see you again in January 2019!

Location: Security National Bank 1120 S 101st Street Omaha, NE 68124
*Please try to arrive by 11:15 to get checked in, grab your lunch and do some networking with everyone before we begin.
**Parking is available in the lot east of the bank building or on 101st Street. Please refrain from parking in the guest/bank customer parking spaces just outside the building.

*** If you need to cancel your reservation you must do so by the Sunday prior to the event in order to get a full refund. If you registered but did not pay and you do not cancel by the Sunday prior to the event, you will be billed the registration fee. Registrations made after the Sunday prior to the event will be charged $20 for the luncheon entry fee.


Member Spotlight

Susan Corpuz
Office Manager, Corpuz Family Dentistry
Motivational Speaker

 

 

 


Little Free PantryOur 2018 Non-Profit Partner: Little Free Pantry

Please consider bringing an in-kind donation to the next event!

Donation items wishlist:
Grains — cereal, oatmeal, pasta, crackers, bread or muffin mixes, popcorn, etc.
Proteins — canned beans, canned chicken, canned tuna or salmon, peanut butter, etc.
Vegetables* — canned vegetables and tomatoes, vegetable juice, pasta sauce, etc.
Fruits* — canned fruit, applesauce, canned and boxed fruit juice, etc.
Dairy — infant formula, evaporated milk, powdered milk, instant breakfast drinks, etc.
Other* — honey, jelly/jam, mayonnaise, salad dressings, sugar, oils, syrup, etc.
*No glass jars, please.

 

Nov
20
Tue
2018
11-20-18: Nebraska Humane Society @ Security National Bank
Nov 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Get to Know: Nebraska Humane Society

With Dawn Thrapp, Behavior Specialist and Project Pet Safe Coordinator

Please join us on Tuesday, November 20th for an opportunity to get to know the Nebraska

Humane Society! You will learn about:

  • The difference between Service Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs (Assistant Dogs) and Therapy Dogs
  • How the Federal Laws applies to these differences
  • Training requirements for each of these categories
  • Attempt to clear up some of the confusion surrounding these animals

About the Speaker

Dawn started training dogs in the late 1970’s. She has competed with her own dogs in obedience, agility, confirmation, and tracking; completing 30 titles in all. Dawn has taught obedience classes, both pet and competition, for some of Omaha’s local dog clubs for the last 35 years and approximately 20 years ago, she began specializing in providing private lessons for owners who have aggressive dogs. Two of Dawn’s dogs also were certified Therapy Dogs, with one of those dogs being the first Facility Dog at Douglas County Courthouse. In addition, she is proud to say she has made the front page of the Nebraska Supreme Court newsletter as she was that facility dog’s trainer and handler. The dog was available there to provide comfort to children who had to testify in Juvenile Court.

Dawn has continuously attended many advanced workshops and conferences with the privilege to learn from some of the best Ethologists and Behaviorists in the world and apply what she has learned from them.

At Nebraska Humane Society, Dawn currently works with owners of dogs that have been deemed potentially dangerous to educate and helps them with the dogs’ behavior issues. She also provides other private lessons and conducts the breed evaluations for dogs listed on the local ordinance (such as pit bulls). Finally, Dawn is the Coordinator for Project Pet Safe, the Nebraska Humane Society’s program that helps victims of domestic violence who need safe housing for their pets while they transition.

Register Today

Please note: There is no HWN luncheon in December, we’ll see you again in January 2019!

Location: Security National Bank 1120 S 101st Street Omaha, NE 68124
*Please try to arrive by 11:15 to get checked in, grab your lunch and do some networking with everyone before we begin.
**Parking is available in the lot east of the bank building or on 101st Street. Please refrain from parking in the guest/bank customer parking spaces just outside the building.

*** If you need to cancel your reservation you must do so by the Sunday prior to the event in order to get a full refund. If you registered but did not pay and you do not cancel by the Sunday prior to the event, you will be billed the registration fee. Registrations made after the Sunday prior to the event will be charged $20 for the luncheon entry fee.


Member Spotlight

Susan Corpuz
Office Manager, Corpuz Family Dentistry
Motivational Speaker

 

 

 


Little Free PantryOur 2018 Non-Profit Partner: Little Free Pantry

Please consider bringing an in-kind donation to the next event!

Donation items wishlist:
Grains — cereal, oatmeal, pasta, crackers, bread or muffin mixes, popcorn, etc.
Proteins — canned beans, canned chicken, canned tuna or salmon, peanut butter, etc.
Vegetables* — canned vegetables and tomatoes, vegetable juice, pasta sauce, etc.
Fruits* — canned fruit, applesauce, canned and boxed fruit juice, etc.
Dairy — infant formula, evaporated milk, powdered milk, instant breakfast drinks, etc.
Other* — honey, jelly/jam, mayonnaise, salad dressings, sugar, oils, syrup, etc.
*No glass jars, please.

 

Previous Events

JANUARY 17, 2017
Guest Speaker: Demanding Joy
Topic: Be Your Own Hero
Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

February 21, 2017
Guest Speaker: Jill Slupe
Topic: Craft Your Pitch
Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

March 21, 2017
Guest Speaker: Kris Thaller
Topic: How to Win On The Playing Field Of Life
Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

April 18, 2017
Guest Speaker: Amelis Long & Joanna Swanson
Topic: Saving for College
Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

MAY 16, 2017
Guest Speaker: Jason McGee, Assistant Executive Director
Topic: Hope Center for Kids
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place


MAY 18, 2017: 4-6PM
SIP ‘N SHOP at Mainstream Boutique
Location: 1201 S 157th St, Omaha

June 20, 2017
Guest Speaker: Beverly Cavanaugh
Topic: Conflict in the Workplace
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

July 18, 2017
Guest Speaker: Shonna Dorsey
Topic: Staying Safe Online
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

August 15, 2017
Guest Speaker: Kolton Kersten
Topic: Wrestling Adversity
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place
Click to watch his inspirational video

SEPTEMBER 19, 2017
Guest Speaker: Lisa Hansen
Topic: Eating Healthy When Life Gets Hectic
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

October 17, 2017
Guest Speaker:  Ana Dorr
Topic:  Ditch the Drama!
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place

November 21, 2017
Guest Speaker: Jen Karolski, QLI
Topic: Get to Know: Quality Living Inc.
Location: Security National Bank, One Pacific Place
Click to Register

December 2017
No Meeting – Off for the holidays!