Upcoming Events

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Plant Fair & Market

6:00 pm–8:00 pm NECC Chuck Pohlman Ag Complex
Great Speakers ~ Free Admission ~ Demonstrations ~ Great Vendors ~ Children Activities ~ Door Prizes ~ Lunch Stand!

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Plant Fair & Market

9:00 am–3:00 pm NECC Chuck Pohlman Ag Complex
Great Speakers ~ Free Admission ~ Demonstrations ~ Great Vendors ~ Children Activities ~ Door Prizes ~ Lunch Stand!

UNL Gardens 2016 East Campus Gardens First Tuesdays Walking Tours

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Carbon Sink
On the next tour, May 3, we’ll return to the woody plant area known as the Carbon Sink at the northeast corner of 38th Street and the East Campus Loop. We’ll pick up where we left off and we’ll also revisit some of the more interesting plants to see …

Brown-bag on “What’s eating my tree?”

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Keim Hall
The great majority of insects are beneficial rather than harmful to plants. Though some may damage foliage, they also serve as pollinators for fruit production and some are predators of more damaging insects. Foliar diseases of trees can be quite …

Arboretum Plant Sale

9:00 am–1:00 pm UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Plants for both novice and long-time gardeners—native, edible, pollinator-friendly plants, many with local seed source. Most trees and shrubs are in small sizes that will develop strong root systems and likely outgrow larger size plants within 5-10 …

Tree-mendous Celebration!

4:30 pm–6:00 pm Maxwell Arboretum
Enjoy a free afternoon celebrating trees at the Friends of Maxwell Arboretum’s Spring Celebration. This annual family-friendly event takes place in the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum, located at approximately 38th and Holdrege streets on the University …

Arboretum Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

12:00 pm–5:00 pm UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Plants for both novice and long-time gardeners—native, edible, pollinator-friendly plants, many with local seed source. Most trees and shrubs are in small sizes that will develop strong root systems and likely outgrow larger size plants within 5-10 …

Arboretum Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

12:00 pm–5:00 pm UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Plants for both novice and long-time gardeners—native, edible, pollinator-friendly plants, many with local seed source. Most trees and shrubs are in small sizes that will develop strong root systems and likely outgrow larger size plants within 5-10 …

Composting Demonstration – Lincoln, NE

2:00 pm Pioneers Park Nature Center’s backyard composting demonstration area
Learn how to be successful with composting by attending a free composting demonstration sponsored by Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln Recycling Office. Demonstrations are presented by Extension Master Gardeners. You will …

Kregel Windmill Factory Museum

8:00 am–4:30 pm Kimmel Education and Research Center
For more information Contact Dean Shissler at the Kregel Windmill Factory Museum - 402-873-1078