All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, August 11

VO: Bader Park Naturalist Program

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Bader Park
Master Naturalists are needed at Bader Memorial Park each weekend this summer to lead a Naturalist program. The topic is up to you! Supplies and support will be provided by park staff and fellow MN volunteers.

Prairie Pines Second Saturday

“How’s it Growing?” – Big, if You’re a Tree!

Date: Time: 9:30 am–2:00 pm Location: Prairie Pines Nature Preserve
The weekly KZUM radio “Garden Talk & Nature Walk” series with Bob Henrickson and Bertine Loop comes to Prairie Pines. Join them in the arboretum at 9:30 a.m. as they walk and talk about Prairie Pines big plant residents. The Nebraska Statewide …

Investigate: Second Saturday Science Lab

Water Under Our Feet

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Morrill Hall
Join us in the science lab at Morrill Hall to investigate ‘Water Under Our Feet’.

VO,CE: 2nd Saturday at Heron Haven

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Heron Haven
Flowers and special plants abound in our gardens and

CE: Hitchcock Nature Center Speaker Series

Iowa Watersheds: A Lasting Legacy

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Hitchcock Nature Center
Hitchcock Nature Center - Join us for the fourth installment of the 2018 Speaker Series on August 11th at 4:00 p.m.

CE: Iowa Watersheds: A Lasting Legacy

Hitchcock Nature Center - Join us for the fourth installment of the 2018 Speaker Series on August 11

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Hitchcock Nature Center
Join us in welcoming Dr. Peter Levi, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science & Sustainability at Drake University. Healthy watersheds impart many ecosystem services to humans, providing water filtration, flood protection, and recreation among …

Ongoing Events

Museum Builders: A Story of Fossils and Friendship

Temporary Exhibition at Morrill Hall

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
This temporary exhibition explores the history of paleontology and the friendship that led to the construction of the University of Nebraska State Museum, Morrill Hall.