As always, Baxter Auto is proud to be a part of each of our communities. We are happy to sponsor multiple events throughout the year to help give back to what makes each of our cities great. Here are the events going on for March 2017.
2017 marks Baxter’s 60th year in the Omaha area. Our anniversary is in November, but we will be celebrating throughout the year. Look for more information as the year continues.
Narrative Feature, Documentary, Short Film, Animated Short, Nebraska Short, Nebraska Spotlight, Feature Screenplay, Short Screenplay
February 3 – March 17
Girl Scout Cookies are celebrating 100 years this year. To help celebrate, you’ll have the chance to enter to win a RAV4 in the Cookie Car Giveaway from Baxter Toyota La Vista. Just get the secret code from a Girl Scout when you buy your cookies.
March 11, 2017
Baxter’s locations in Omaha, La Vista and Bellevue are helping sponsor a dinner to benefit the Catholic Charities. The dinner is part of the Annual Irish Fest: A Celtic Classic. Irish Fest is an annual fund-raising gala and has a silent auction, live auction, dinner and dancing. All of the proceeds from the dinner will benefit the life-saving and life-changing services provided by Catholic Charities.
Enjoy the Horse Trail Riding Expo at Chance Ridge in Elkhorn this year. Baxter Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram West Dodge will be helping sponsor the expo. It runs March 11 and 12. This year’s expo also makes the third year it has been in the metro area. It’s a great event for horse lovers. And offers vendors, clinics and demonstrations related to trail riding – all under one roof.
Imagination – Celebrating 40 Years of Play
October 15, 2016 – April 16, 2017
The Omaha Children’s Museum is bringing back fan favorite exhibits from the past 40 years. Baxter Subaru is proud to help sponsor this anniversary event. Until April 16, 2017 stop in to visit the dentist chair from the 70s, the news desk from the 80s or see the Itty Bitty City and Once Upon a Farm again.
Get your imagination ready for:
– Obstacle Course
– Painting Wall
– Giant Operation Game
– Cow Cafe
– Mini Basketball Court & Soccer Field
– Dentist Office
– Concrete Station
– Mini Semi Truck
– Building Blocks
– TV News Desk
– And more!
Sat. Mar. 4 v Marquette @ Milwaukee, WI
Big East Tournament @ New York, NY
Wed. Mar. 8 – Sat. Mar. 11
October 2016 – March 2017
Baxter Auto sponsors the UNO Mavericks Hockey team throughout the year. Last year, this team made it all the way to the Frozen Four. Home ice for the Mavericks is Baxter Arena. Below is the schedule for March 2017:
Fri. Mar. 3 v Denver @ Baxter Arena
Sat. Mar. 4 v Denver @ Baxter Arena
Fri. Mar. 10 NCHC Quarterfinals – Game 1
Sat. Mar. 11 NCHC Quarterfinals – Game 2
Sun. Mar. 12 NCHC Quarterfinals – Game 3 (if necessary)
Fri. Mar. 17 NCHC Frozen Faceoff Semifinals
Sat. Mar. 18 NCHC Frozen Faceoff Final/Third Place
November 2016-March 2017
Baxter Auto is proud to sponsor the UNO Men’s Basketball team throughout their 2016-2017 season. UNO Basketball plays at home at Baxter Arena. Here’s the March 2017 schedule:
Summit League Tournament
Sat. Mar. 4 – Tues. Mar. 7 @ Sioux Falls, SD
Baxter Auto is proud to partner with the Avenue Scholars Foundation. This is an Omaha-area program that helps prepare students for high skill/high demand careers. Employees at Mercedes-Benz of Omaha have had the privilege of working alongside these talented and hard-working students. Baxter is honored to have been named the Avenue Scholars Foundation’s 2016 Community Partner of the Year.
August 2016-May 2017
The Transition Program offers a variety of services for secondary students with disabilities between the ages of 18 and 21 who have completed their high school program with a certificate of completion or who have not received their high school diploma. The program involves collaborative efforts from the student, the student’s family and school staff to build a plan that will address the students’ individual needs for life after high school.