Events

Tuesday, April 24

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...

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...

TIAA Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from TIAA will be at UNMC on Tuesday, April 24th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through TIAA's counseling advice service...

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...

UNMC Campus Blood Drive in CFHL gym

YOU have the opportunity to save up to three lives. All you need to do is DONATE BLOOD. The next UNMC Campus Blood Drive is scheduled for Tuesday, April...

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...

Balloon Launch

Join us at Beveridge Magnet Middle School for the Omaha Public Schools weather balloon launch. Seventh- and eighth-grade experiments will be taken up with...

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...

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,...

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...

Pathology and Microbiology & IPID Graduate Student Research Seminar

Lisa Jorgenson, Ph.D. Graduate Student Advisor: Dr. Elizabeth Rucks "Exploring whether chlamydial Inc proteins bind to eukaryotic SNARE proteins"

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...

Do Space Little's Lab Let's Make!

Children are natural creators and tinkerers. In Little's Lab, we’ll make space for simple projects that engage fine motor skills and the planning-revision...

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...

Lil' Scientist Day

Omaha Children's Museum has fun activities and science shows to help your little scientist explore scientific concepts! Events are part of the statewide NE...

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...

Personal Recycling/Shredding Event for Earth Month

Bring personal documents to shred and electronics, alkaline batteries, and techno trash to recycle. We will also collect eyeglasses and pop tabs. Held on 2...

Science Stations

Join Saddlebrook as we explore science! After a short storytime, we will go outside (weather permitting) for child-safe explosions, and then come back in the...

Science of Sound Family Storytime

In recognition of the Nebraska Science Festival, our theme is the science of sound. After storytime, you may visit our science stations to learn even more...

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...

Drone Basics

Come build and fly a drone! Our building blocks kit allows you to design your own drone and observe different shapes' effects on flight. This event is for...

Minecraft Stop Motion

Learn basic stop motion techniques using StikBot Animation Studio and Minecraft figures. Ages 10 and older are welcome. Registration is required and space...

Do Space Kid Coders: Code a Flappy Game

Have you ever wanted to code your very own video game? With Kid Coders we will do just that! We will use a basic model of the popular “Flappy” game and use...

NE SciFest QR Code Challenge

Join us for a QR Code scavenger hunt in honor of NESciFest! Open to individuals or groups. The library will have a limited number of devices or you can...

Women in Science: A Panel Discussion

You've heard about careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). Now join us for a free panel discussion and hear from women successful...

Do Space Tech Help Tuesday

Got a question about how to operate your mobile device, computer or other piece of technology or software? Bring them to Do Space and get free help and...

Nighttime Science Family Storytime

Join us for stories, creative movement, music and more. Interaction and participation are welcome. We will explore the early literacy skills of singing,...

Tuesday, April 24