Earth Day CHaRM Event

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Nebraska Recycling Council (NRC) is hosting a “Collection Event for Hard to Recycle Materials” (CHaRM) in cooperation with Lincoln Earth Day. Electronics, document shredding, batteries, and clothing will be collected for a $10 donation per …

Spring Affair Plant Sale & Talks

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
More than 700 different varieties of perennials, herbs, grasses, trees, shrubs…selected for regional suitability, uniqueness and demand and provided by Bluebird Nursery of Clarkson, Neb. Sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum as an educational …

Herbs & Veggies Contained

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties
Learn to plant and grow herbs and vegetables in containers and how to use them. Tastings provided.

Kimmel Arbor Weekend Free Family Fun!

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Kimmel Education and Research Center
Come and play! The Pollinator Playground will be open next door. Come inside Nebraska Extension’s Kimmel Education and Research building to meet author/illustrator Bruce Arant. Stay for children’s book readings and imaginary activities. Be amazed …

Barrage 8

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Barrage 8 is a high-octane fiddle-fest featuring an eclectic mix of music, dance and energy. STOMP meets Riverdance! “Too wow for words,” proclaims The Denver Post.

Honors ChamberFest Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The Honors ChamberFestConcert will feature student ensembles from the UNL Chamber Music Program that have been chosen by audition to perform on the program. The concert will include a Viola and Clarinet Duo by Rebecca Clarke, Fairy Tales by Robert …

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.

Free Fitness Classes This Week!

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
All group fitness, Pilates and yoga classes at the Campus Rec Center and Rec & Wellness Center are free for students and members during Finals Week, April 28–May 4. More than 50 classes are offered during the week at varying times each day. Popular …