All events are in Central time unless specified.

Introductory Hop Growers Workshop

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Plant Sciences Hall
Have an interest in growing hops? Hop cones are associated with the essential flavoring, bittering and aromatic ingredient used in brewing and drives the uniqueness found in craft beer. Not just for beer, this plant is useful medicinally, as fiber, …
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Hop Training Field Program

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Plant Sciences Hall
Timing of hops to reach full trellis is directly related to cultivar, crop emergence date, application of early season cutback, and seasonal environmental conditions. This is most likely the most challenging component of the attempt to maximize hop …
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PLT’s Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
“Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood” provides an introduction to environmental education, encouraging children ages 3 to 6 to explore, discover, and communicate in expressive ways. With over 130 experiences that engage young children …

UNL Gardens Walking Tour

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Maxwell Arboretum
We’ll revisit old friends and make new acquaintances with recently installed plants. As always, we’ll focus on looking close and following woody and herbaceous plants through their seasonal changes. Cultural and historical aspects will be …
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Free First Thursday Brownbags

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jane Snyder Trail Center
For current topic, go to: https://plantnebraska.org/connect/events/.
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4-H Adventure Day Camp

Date: Time: 8:00 am–3:30 pm Location: West Point City Park

UNL Gardens Walking Tour

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Maxwell Arboretum
We’ll revisit old friends and make new acquaintances with recently installed plants. As always, we’ll focus on looking close and following woody and herbaceous plants through their seasonal changes. Cultural and historical aspects will be …
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Free First Thursday Brownbags

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jane Snyder Trail Center
For current topic, go to: https://plantnebraska.org/connect/events/.
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Platte County Fair

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Platte County Agriculture Park

Science & Ag Family Field Day

Date: Time: 9:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Haskell Agricultural Laboratory
Family field day with ag and science speakers, tours, booths and activities.