SSN COMMUNITY BBQ - SEPT. 14, 2015
Our first community barbecue event was a free gathering of people from the nightlife industry, law enforcement officers, and patrons and customers who came together to discuss what we can do as a community to make Omaha nightlife a more inclusive experience for people of different backgrounds. Representatives from Safe Space Nebraska, the United States Bartenders Guild, the Domestic Violence Council, and the Omaha Police Department were in attendance at Watie White Studio, with awesome homemade BBQ provided by Smoke Buds Meat!
SSN COMMUNITY DISCUSSION - FEB. 2, 2015
People gathered in Downtown Omaha to see a presentation about how to cultivate and maintain safe spaces in nightlife establishments. Jacqueline Cunningham of the Domestic Violence Council discussed the definitions and dynamics of harassment and assault, and led a conversation about what businesses, bystanders, and community members can do to stop it.