Events

Thursday, April 19

ACLS, BLS and PALS eLearning Skills testing

Are you to busy to attend a classroom course? Can't find a live class that will work with your busy schedule? The UNMC Center for Continuiing Education is...

Cranes Taking Flight

In honor of the annual Sandhill Crane migration through Central Nebraska, the Museum of Nebraska Art will showcase artwork that pays tribute to this natural...

Fidelity Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from Fidelity will be at UNMC on Thursday, April 19th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through Fidelity's counseling advice...

Fort Niobrara - Auto Tour Route, Scenic Overlook

A 1.5-mile, self-guided auto tour route starts near the visitor center and provides the opportunity to view bison, prairie dogs, and other natural and...

Jon Divola

Born in California in 1949, John Divola has disrupted traditional expectations about photography for the past 40 years. Featuring six works from his 2008...

Nebraska Now: Angie Seykora, Sculpture and Installation

While retaining the inherent nature of prefabricated, synthetic, industrial and everyday materials, Angie Seykora creates objects, installations and...

Valentine Fish Hatchery

Located in a pine-covered valley one mile east and one mile north of Valentine, the Valentine Fish Hatchery is one of five hatcheries in Nebraska. Spread...

Carnival of Contagion: A Comic Book Exhibition

Current research in virology is changing public conceptions about vaccines and infectious disease. Using visual storytelling, veteran comics writer and...

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge

The Fort Niobrara Refuge is open seven days a week during daylight hours. A visitor center, with informative displays and exhibits, a bookstore, and staff to...

NJAS State Science Competition

Nebraska Junior Academy of Sciences returns once again with it's annual State Science Competition at Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln, NE. Visit...

SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt

Science is all around us. In celebration of this year's Nebraksa Science Festival, we're bringing back our state-wide SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt for...

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife Viewing

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge offers excellent wildlife viewing opportunities. A wide variety of migratory waterfowl, shorebirds, grassland birds,...

Back Pain Symposium

Back pain is one of the most common health complaints, affecting 8 out of 10 people in their lifetime. This symposium will update participants on the...

Hornady Family Arbor

Ten-foot wide paths wind through the picturesque environment you’ll find in the Hornady Family Arbor, Stuhr Museum’s own Park located just east of the Fonner...

Railroad Exhibit

One of the first exhibits visitors see upon entering the museum is also one of the most striking exhibits in the area. Led by the Augustine Family, Union...

Experience 'Nano' at Morrill Hall

Just how small is nano? What is a carbon nanotube? In this interactive exhibition, the entire family is engaged in nanoscale science, engineering and...

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story

SciFest fans will enjoy this temporary exhibit exploring the complex relationships of parasites and their hosts. Participate as a scientist to learn "why”...

Hastings Museum: Nature Nook

Explore Nebraska’s environments up close: prairies, wetlands, rivers, agricultural habitats and more through an interactive journey! Albie the Squirrel will...

Lincoln Children’s Museum “Super Sprouts”

Super Sprouts is a time for toddlers, preschoolers and their caring adults to practice their fine and gross motor skills, hear and interact with silly...

Graduate Studies Professional Development Lunch & Learn

Vimla Band, Ph.D. will present the April session; "Panel Discussion: Life/Work Balance". Sessions are open to graduate students and postdoc fellows. Lunch...

Music as Medicine

Adams & Cooley Rat Pack Jazz Bring your lunch, co-workers & friends to this free concert and let the music be your medicine!

Webinar Series: Incorporating Sexuality & Gender Concepts into Mental Health Practice

Join BHECN for Part 4: Treatment of Common Sexual Problems, presented by Dr. Amanda Randall and Liam Heerten-Rodriguez, instructors at the Grace Abbott...

Re-Imagining U: The Power of Followership 101

There is a critical side of the leadership story—followership! Why do I care to be a good follower and how does good followership transform and train me to...

Lincoln Children’s Museum “Full STEAM Ahead”

Full STEAM Ahead is a time for elementary-aged children to engage with STEAM concepts through either a hands-on activity or guided demonstration. It takes...

Hastings Planetarium “Black Holes (10th Anniversary Edition)”

The immensity and power of black holes inspire wonder and curiosity. As we consider these stellar enigmas, the very nature of space time is warped as we...

Legos at the Kearney Library

Come for some brick-snappin' fun! Design and build your own creations (Legos will be supplied). Grades K-5. Visit Website

DIY Bottle Rockets

Join us in making baking soda powered bottle rockets. Location: Charles B. Washington Branch Visit Website

Mushroom Cultivation Workshop

Instructor Andy Watke will teach you how to cultivate mushrooms at home in this interactive demonstration. Location: City Sprouts Visit Website

The Science of Ice

Join the team at Mercury for snacks, drinks and a show during "The Science of Ice." Mercury houses a variety ice machines as well as the Clinebell which...

Thursday, April 19