7 on the 7th

Date: Time: All Day Location: Anywhere!
Be part of the movement to become an “#Active Husker” by participating in these FREE Campus-wide events. Grab a friend or co-worker and try out 7 minutes of fast and fun activity. Send your pictures to the Wellness staff or tag the UNL Wellness …

African Poetry Book Fund Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
An exhibit that tells the story of the African Poetry Book Fund’s first five years will be on display from April 3-10 on the second floor of Love Library North. The interactive exhibit offers insight into the massive scope of its work and all that …

Midwest ClariFest

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
Midwest ClariFest is hosted by Dr. Diane Barger, Hixson-Lied Professor of Clarinet, and is an outreach mission of the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Clarinet Studio. Celebrating its 21th year, Midwest ClariFest 2018 features guest artist Dr. Jesse …

Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium and Family Weatherfest 2018

Date: Time: 9:00 am–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Our mission is to provide severe weather education and preparedness information to the public through an annual symposium which brings severe weather experts to our community through K-12 weather and science educational exhibits.

Weatherfest

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
18th Annual Family Weatherfest and Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium

Larsen Tractor Test and Power Museum Spring Open House

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Larsen Tractor Museum
- Outdoor Games

The Big Event

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation (City Campus)
Since 2006, the Big Event has helped thousands of Nebraska students provide service in the Lincoln community. This event is entirely student-run and funded by donations from the community.

Prague Spring 50 – A Conversation With David ?erný

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
David ?erný, “artist provocateur,” will be giving a special talk in Abbott Auditorium in the Sheldon Museum of Art during Prague Spring 50 (a week of events celebrating the opposition to the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968, held April …

Docent guided tour of Cowboys from the Collection

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Join Great Plains Art Museum docent Bob Peterson for a tour of artworks from the permanent collection now on view in the exhibition “Cowboys from the Collection.”

Saturday Matinee: “The Great Train Robbery”

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
The silent Western “The Great Train Robbery” will be screened and accompanied by a piano performance by Donna Gunn.

Seedfolks

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Thirteen very different voices—old, young, Haitian, Hispanic, tough, haunted and hopeful—tell one amazing tale of healing and restoration about a community garden that inspires a neighborhood. This one-woman show will plant wonder in your heart.

Seedfolks

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Thirteen very different voices—old, young, Haitian, Hispanic, tough, haunted and hopeful—tell one amazing tale of healing and restoration about a community garden that inspires a neighborhood. This one-woman show will plant wonder in your heart.

Theatrix: 4.48 Psychosis

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
4.48 Psychosis was written throughout the autumn and winter of 1998-99 as Kane battled with one of her recurring bouts of depression. On February 20, 1999, aged 28, the playwright committed suicide. On the page, the piece looks like a poem. No …

Ongoing Events

Will Eisner: A Retrospective

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
Will Eisner (1917-2005) was a pioneer who developed the American comic book industry. He created extraordinary graphic novels for three decades and contributed to the formal study of comics by authoring textbooks.

Prague Spring 50

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
The Department of History at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will host Prague Spring 50, a major international event to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Prague Spring and the effects of the Soviet-ordered Warsaw Pact invasion of …