All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, October 24

Hostile Terrain 94 Exhibition

Date: Time: All Day Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
From September 21 to November 29, 2020, members of UNL and UNO’s campus communities will host Hostile Terrain 94 Nebraska (HT94), a “pop-up” participatory art exhibition that highlights the seriousness of the humanitarian crisis at the US- …
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Driver Education Class

Date: Time: 8:00 am–1:00 pm Location: The Rise
The Nebraska Safety Center is offering driver education classes in Lincoln. It will be offered in both the traditional in-person classroom setting and an entirely online classroom. Student Parent Orientation will be emailed out before class. Behind- …
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Bass Day

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Virtual
The 10th Anniversary of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Bass Day will be hosted ‘virtually’ by Dr. Hans Sturm.
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CANCELED: Composting Demonstration at Pioneer’s Park

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Pioneers Park Nature Center’s backyard composting demonstration area
This year, learn how to be successful with composting by watching how-to videos from Backyard Farmer at https://lancaster.unl.edu/yard-garden. All in-person demonstrations are canceled.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Lancaster County.

Rusty Rocket’s Last Blast

Date: Time: 10:00 am–10:45 am Location: Morrill Hall
After decades of teaching the basics of rocket physics, Rusty Rocket has decided this will be his last blast, and he already has plans for how he will spend his free time. Still there is one final mission to command: an introductory tour of the solar …
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A Starry Tale

Date: Time: 11:00 am–11:45 am Location: Morrill Hall
The stars have carried messages for thousands of years and have been handed down generation after generation. An ancient story of gods and humans has begun!
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Into the Deep

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:45 pm Location: Morrill Hall
A breathtaking journey of sea exploration combining marine biology and underwater geology with a history of deep-sea exploration.
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Big Red Sky Tour

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–1:45 pm Location: Morrill Hall
Discover the seasonal night skies and learn some of the fascinating stories behind the stars and constellations!
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Dixie’s Tupperware Party

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Dixie Longate is the fast-talking, ginger-haired Alabama gal who is bringing your grandma’s Tupperware party into the 21st century. Audiences howl with laughter as Dixie demonstrates the many alternative uses for the iconic plastic kitchen staple. …
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Dixie’s Tupperware Party

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Dixie Longate is the fast-talking, ginger-haired Alabama gal who is bringing your grandma’s Tupperware party into the 21st century. Audiences howl with laughter as Dixie demonstrates the many alternative uses for the iconic plastic kitchen staple. …
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Ongoing Events

My Husker Action

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
For the month of October, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us in recognizing opportunities to acknowledge authentic, genuine, and intentional actions to eradicate systematic racism, injustice, and inequality. As part of the …
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Nebraska CODE Teacher T-shirt Design Contest

Calling All Creative Minds!

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
We are making custom Nebraska CODE teacher t-shirts to show our love for teaching CS using Code.org! WE NEED YOUR CREATIVITY and CREATIVE DESIGN!!!
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About the Film: The Price of Free, an Interview with producer Heriselda Begaj-Viotti

HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND MIGRATION INITIATIVE’S 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
Julia Reiley, UNL Professor of Practice interviews Heriselda Begaj-Viotti, Impact Campaigns Producer. Within the first hour you’re awake, chances are the coffee you drink, the phone you text with, or the shirt you put on may have been made (in part …
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About the Film: Sisters Rising

Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative’s 2020 Virtual Summit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Sisters Rising is the story of six Native American women reclaiming personal and tribal sovereignty in the face of ongoing sexual violence against Indigenous women in the United States. Dawn was in the Army, now she’s a tribal cop in the midst of …
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Food Drive for Husker Pantry

Help donate 2,500 items for Husker students

Date: Time: All Day Location: Anywhere
More than 30% of Husker students will face food insecurity and hunger at some point in the coming year. During the pandemic, the need is the highest it’s ever been.
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