All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, August 22

Celebration of Ganesha

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Hindu holiday lasting around 10 days, where the elephant-headed Hindu God is praised and given offerings.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Fitness Class Free Weeks

Date: Time: 6:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Try any group fitness class for free. Pre-registration is required for all classes and programs, walk-in registrations are not accepted at this time.
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

Learning Communities Welcome

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Various Venues
Learning Communities students will meet with their peer mentor and others in their Learning Community (LC) to start building community and relationships. Each LC will spend time helping students get to know each other through games and conversation. …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Haymarket Farmer’s Market

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Located only half a mile from the City Campus, the historic Haymarket Farmer’s Market offers fresh produce, baked goods and innovative arts and crafts. Meet your Orientation Leaders at the Nebraska Union Crib to walk to the historic Haymarket …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Big Red Bike Rides

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Enjoy a free scoop of famous ice cream from the East Campus Dairy Store as you test out the quickest routes between City and East Campuses to save time on your commute. Rides with Outdoor Adventures staff begin on the top of each hour.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Wellness Fest

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:15 pm Location: Meier Commons
Activate each of your 9 dimensions of well-being at Big Red Welcome’s first-ever Wellness Fest. Join in on a morning of yoga, cardio dance, life-size LibraryLand boardgame, games, Instagrammable moments, and more, with units from across campus that …
This event originated in BRW Signature.

Lend a Hand, Husker Civic Challenge

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Give back to the Lincoln community through an afternoon of hands-on service. Projects will include outdoor community beautification, working with after-school community learning centers, and serving the needs of various local nonprofits. You can …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.