Upcoming Events

Stronger Economy Together Workshop

8:00 am–9:00 pm Kimmel Education and Research Center
For Details Contact Marilynn Schlake

Arborist Training

8:00 am–4:00 pm Carol Joy Holling Center
This workship (2nd part of Arborist School) is designed for beginning arborists. Pruning instruction will include significant hands-on practice. Climbing instruction will include how to safely maneuver in trees.

Co-Parenting for Successful Kids class - Lincoln

12:30 pm–4:00 pm Lancaster Extension Education Center
Co-Parenting for Successful Kids is an educational program for families in the process of divorce, or who are interested in custody modification or paternity proceedings. The class will help parents understand the impact on their children and provide …

4-H Foundation Trail Ride

All Day Halsey National Forest

The Impact of Climate Change on Nebraska’s Forests

7:00 pm Hardin Hall
As wildfires and flooding continue to cause damage throughout North America, the Nebraska Forest Service moves to better understand and prepare for change with a free public lecture on “Climate Change: Implications for Nebraska’s Forests.”

Friends of Maxwell Arboretum Fall Festival

4:30 pm–6:00 pm Maxwell Arboretum
Enjoy a free afternoon celebrating the benefits of trees at the Friends of Maxwell Arboretum’s fall festival. This year’s theme, “A Tree-mendous Celebration,” honors the benefits of trees. Events include children’s activities, a scavenger …

2015 Rural Futures Conference–Lincoln

5:00 pm–2:30 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The 2015 Rural Futures Conference theme, ‘Hope Inspires Vision,’ encourages all of us to envision vibrant rural futures. A strong vision coupled with active hope for the future can energize the rural landscape and create brighter futures. Attend …

Author of “The Soil Will Save Us” to speak

7:30 pm Hardin Hall
Journalist Kristin Ohlson is the author of “The Soil Will Save Us: How Scientists, Farmers and Foodies are Healing the Soil to Save the Planet,” a look at efforts to develop land management practices that respect nature and heal landscapes. It …

From Recipe to Reality

8:00 am Food Industry Complex
The University of Nebraska Food Processing Center is offering a one-day seminar for all individuals interested in exploring the idea of starting a food manufacturing business. Please encourage interested individuals in your community to attend the …

Maxwell Arboretum Walking Tours

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Maxwell Arboretum
UNL Gardens’s tours of the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum on UNL’s East Campus will continue this year with “First Tuesdays,” informal, one-hour walking tours held on the first Tuesday of every month beginning April 7th. The tours will be led by …