Entomology seminar: Nesting biology and behavior of ground-nesting bees

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Kayla Mollet, graduate student in the Department of Entomology, will present the seminar, “Digging into the nesting biology and behavior of ground-nesting bees.”

SNR Documentary Series – The Trees

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
The School of Natural Resource’s spring documentary series will continue with “The Trees.” The event is free and open to the public.

Arbor Day Holiday-Office Closed

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Otoe County
Office will be closed for the Arbor Day Holiday.

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Plant Fair & Market

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: NECC Chuck Pohlman Ag Complex
Great Speakers ~ Free Admission ~ Demonstrations ~ Great Vendors ~ Children Activities ~ Door Prizes ~ Lunch Stand!

Spring Affair Preview Party

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
For best plant choices, the ticketed Spring Affair Preview Party gives plant lovers an opportunity to meet friends, enjoy a sit-down meal, live music and first selection of plants before the Saturday sale. Tickets range from $32-$42. Register for the …

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Plant Fair & Market

Date: Time: 9:00 am–3:00 pm Location: NECC Chuck Pohlman Ag Complex
Great Speakers ~ Free Admission ~ Demonstrations ~ Great Vendors ~ Children Activities ~ Door Prizes ~ Lunch Stand!

Spring Affair Plant Sale & Talks

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
More than 700 different varieties of perennials, herbs, grasses, trees, shrubs…selected for regional suitability, uniqueness and demand and provided by Bluebird Nursery of Clarkson, Neb. Sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum as an educational …

Brownbag on Permaculture

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jane Snyder Trail Center
Permaculture was founded in the 1970s as a direct response to the destructive forces of industrial agriculture. It is a holistic approach to land design and human culture guided by universal ethics of earthcare. Permaculture attempts to heal the …

AGRI/AGRO/ENTO/HORT 828 Scientific Illustration Portfolio Show

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Fifteen students in the AGRI/AGRO/ENTO/HORT 828 Scientific Illustration class will have portfolios of their course work on display.

Carol Cartwright Retirement Reception

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
A retirement reception honoring Carol Cartwright, IANR director of business operations, will be held 2:30-4:30 p.m. on May 4 in the Great Plains Room of the Nebraska East Union. The reception will honor Carol’s extensive career with the university …