All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, June 7

Brownbag on Wildflowers for Home Landscapes

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jane Snyder Trail Center
The area around Union Plaza was designed for recreational use, sustainability and beauty. It was planted with wildflowers and other hardy species selected for their adaptability, pollinator habitat and year-round beauty. During this event, …
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Backyard Farmer

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Educational Nebraska Educational Telecommunications
Backyard Farmer is Nebraska’s place to go for all of your gardening information. It’s been on the air for over 65 seasons and runs from the first Thursday in April to usually the second week in September.

Ongoing Events

Nebraska 4-H Summer Camps

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska 4-H Camps & Centers
Welcome to Nebraska 4-H Summer Camps! The summer programs offered at both of our 4-H camping locations provide all youth a place to discover, learn, and grow. Your child does not have to be a member of 4-H to attend. At Nebraska 4-H Camps and Centers …

Nebraska 4-H Video Companion Animal Showmanship Contest

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: online
The Nebraska 4-H Video Companion Animal Showmanship Contest provides youth an opportunity to showcase their knowledge and skills they have developed in their 4-H companion animal project. The contest is open to youth ages 10-18 who are enrolled in a …
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Winners Unlimited Livestock Judging Camp

Session 1

Date: Time: All Day Location: Animal Sciences Complex
This camp is designated for 4-H and FFA members (age 12-18) looking to perfect their livestock evaluation and oral reasons skills. Brad Bennett, as well as 2017 team members, will focus on proper evaluation with a special emphasis on reasons format, …

Tractor Safety Training

Date: Time: All Day Location: Plains Equipment
Nebraska Extension offers Tractor Safety Training for youth looking to become certified through a Hazardous Occupations Course. All youth, ages 14-15, working on a farm or ranch other than their own MUST be certified through a Hazardous Occupations …

4-H Horse Camp

Date: Time: 8:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Fort Robinson State Park
Set in the beautiful Pine Ridge region of western Nebraska, Ft. Robinson provides the ideal setting to enjoy one of the greatest outdoor experiences of a lifetime. - horseback riding!