All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, April 30

Roots to Leaves Earth Day Celebration 2022

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Haskell Agricultural Laboratory
Earth Day Celebration featuring demonstrations, presentations, activities for kids. This is a free family friendly event, open to the public.
This event originated in Haskell Ag Lab.

Ongoing Events

Spring Affair Preview Plant Sale

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
Spring Affair, the Midwest’s largest plant sale and garden event, is back in-person April 28-30 in Lincoln.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Autism Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established to raise awareness about the developmental disorder that affects children’s normal development of social and communication skills.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Diversity Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Started in 2004 to recognize and honor the diversity surrounding us all. By celebrating differences and similarities during this month, organizers hope that people will get a deeper understanding of each other.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

The Festival of Ridvan

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A holiday celebrated by those of the Baha’i Faith, commemorating the 12 days when Baha’u’llah, the prophet-founder, resided in a garden called Ridvan (Paradise) and publicly proclaimed His mission as God’s messenger for this age.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Vaisakhi (also spelled Baisakhi)

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The celebration the founding of the Sikh community as the Khalsa (community of the initiated) and the birth of the Khalsa.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.