Upcoming Events

Coffee with a Forester

10:00 am–12:00 pm Brown County Courthouse
Visit with Rachel Allison from the Nebraska Forest Service

Climate Masters of Nebraska

6:00 pm Hardin Hall
Climate Masters of Nebraska is an adult education course (19 and over) that teaches participants ways in which to act locally to save money, protect the environment, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Classes will focus on the basics of climate …

Maxwell Arboretum Walking Tours

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Maxwell Arboretum, East Campus
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 May 6th. The tours will be led by Emily …

Walk in the Woods - West Point

All Day Wilderness Park
Walking tours with 4th grade classes from West Point and Scribner.

Western Field Day in Burr Oak Canyon

All Day
Connect with other tree, nursery and landscape professionals across the state at the 2014 Great Plains Western Field Day

Brown-bag on Fascinating Garden Insects

12:00 pm–12:45 pm Keim Hall
Entomologist Jim Kalisch will talk about a variety of interesting insects found in the world around us, including in our own yards and gardens. The presentation will be a celebration of insects focusing primarily on all the important things that …

Brown-bag on Fascinating Garden Insects

5:30 pm–6:15 pm Keim Hall
Entomologist Jim Kalisch will talk about a variety of interesting insects found in the world around us, including in our own yards and gardens. The presentation will be a celebration of insects focusing primarily on all the important things that …

Southeast Nebraska Diversified Ag Tour

7:30 am (none)
The stops will include Union Orchard-The Wostrel Family; Bloom Where You’re Planted Farm,- Teresa & Terry Lorensen; Lunch: Slattery Vintage Estate- Barb & Sarah Slattery; Ox Bow Animal Health; and Chisholm Family Farm- The Chisholm Family.

Husker Harvest Days

All Day Grand Island
Nebraska Forest Service Booth

Arboretum Plant Sale in Omaha

9:00 am–12:00 pm Douglas/sarpy County Extension Office
One of the garden seasons that tends to be overlooked is late summer when plants are beginning to wind down. Many of the plants at a Sept. 13 plant sale from the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum can fill in that gap.