All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, January 19

Nebraska FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: West Elementary School
FIRST LEGO League introduces students in Grades 4-8 to real-world engineering challenges by building LEGO-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. FIRST LEGO League teams, guided by their imaginations and adult coaches, discover …

Introductory (Year 1) Beekeeping

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Eastern Nebraska Research & Extension Center (ENREC)
This is an introductory-level course that focuses on everything you need to start beekeeping, including topics on beekeeping equipment, protective gear, honey bee biology, stressors, and management basics. Part I of the course includes lectures by …

Nebraska FIRST LEGO League Jr. Showcase

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: West Elementary School
FIRST is a not-for-profit organization devoted to helping young people discover and develop a passion for science, engineering, technology, and math. The annual programs culminate in an international robotics competition and celebration where teams …