Upcoming Events

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 …

Nebraska Extension Program - Field Crop Scout Training

8:00 am Agricultural Research & Development Center, near Mead

Science Saturdays at Raising Nebraska

10:00 am–12:00 pm Raising Nebraska
Celebrate the International Year of the Pulse through Science Saturdays, a free and open to the public event, at Raising Nebraska located on the State Fairgrounds in Grand Island, NE. Science Saturday occurs the second Saturday of every month with …

ServSafe Training

8:30 am–5:00 pm Panhandle Research and Extension Center
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln will be teaching the ServSafe Manager Training Program for food service managers and employees May 17-18 at Scottsbluff in the Bluestem Room at the UNL Panhandle Research and Extension Center, 4502 Avenue …

4-H Horse Show Judges Workshop

6:00 pm–8:00 pm Dawes County Extension
If you are interested in becoming a 4-H Horse Show Judge, would like to recertify as a judge or would like to learn more about what a horse show judge is looking for in ranch horse pleasure (ranch riding) or western horsemanship, please sign up to …

Co-Parenting for Successful Kids - Columbus

1:00 pm–4:30 pm Nebraska Extension - Platte County
Co-Parenting for Successful Kids is an educational course for all parents who are involved in divorce, custody modification, or never married parents seeking custody. The information offered is in the best interests of the child according to the …

District Public Speaking Contest - Southeast

1:00 pm–7:00 pm Animal Sciences Complex
After participating at the county level, up to three (3) contestants in each age division (Junior, Intermediate, and Senior) in both Speech and Public Service Announcement (PSA) categories will be selected to advance to the Regional Public Speaking …

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Monthly meeting - Norfolk, NE

9:00 am Lifelong Learning Center
Everyone is welcome. No qualifications or prior knowledge are needed. All that is needed is a love of gardening and a willingness to help others. Some of our members have a very high level of knowledge and skills, while others are just beginning …

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 …