Photos are allowed if the adoptive parents have signed a waiver. Please check with Carrie Hauschild for participating families.
Judge Wadie Thomas, Host Judge
9:00 a.m. to noon, Douglas County Courthouse, Civic Center side
19th and Farnam Streets
Omaha’s 13th Annual Adoption Day - 9:00 a.m. to Noon, Douglas County Courthouse, Civic Center side - Cafeteria area and center hallway
11:00 a.m. – 2 p.m., Chili Feed at the Omaha Children’s Museum
8:30 a.m. Second floor Legislative Chambers
Remarks by Host Judge Wadie Thomas and special guest, Brenna Poindexter, a Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Adoption recruiter who also adopted a teenage daughter from foster care.
This year the celebration again received a grant from the Gilbert M. and Martha H. Hitchcock Foundation allowing for an expanded celebration including a balloon artist, face painting, magician; gifts for all the children being adopted; professional family photos; t-shirts; flowers for parents and more…
Children and Family Service Specialist Supervisor
Link to Nebraska’s National Adoption Day Page for background information: