Events

Friday, April 5

NE SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt

Science is all around us. So, in celebration of this year’s Nebraska Science Festival, we’re bringing back our NE SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt for all...

Nebraska Science Festival

The Nebraska Science Festival began in 2013 as an initiative of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, which continues to administer the festival with...

So You Think You Can STEAM

Is your kid a math whiz, the next Van Gogh, an inventor or just a genius in all subjects? Then this new program is for them! So You Think You Can STEAM is a...

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...

eCreamery Flavor of the Month: Robotic Reese's

You'll be sure to love this one, bit by bit.... or is it bite by bite? Back again this April at eCreamery is our flavor of the month: "Robotic Reese's," made...

2019 Annual NPQIC Summit

Research shows that it typically takes 15 or more years to implement a new evidence-based practice. This is an issue for all hospitals and data supports that...

Art Exhibit: 'Flora & Feathers' by Pam Harp and Judy Thompson

The delicate beauty of birds and blooms are portrayed in the expressive watercolors of artists Pam Harp and Judy Thompson. Each artist, in their own unique...

Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience Seminar Series

Discovery and Characterization of a Virus-Intrinsic HIV Latency Circuit Leor S. Weinberger, PhD William & Ute Bowes Distinguished Professor Director,...

Dinosaur UpROAR

Don't miss this life-sized adventure through the fauna and fearsome flora of Lauritzen Gardens that's fun for the whole family. Dinosaur UpROAR offers a...

Edgerton Explorit Center

The Edgerton Explorit Center exists to instill and nurture in all people the joy of scientific discovery and exploration through hands-on learning...

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...

International Omaha – School Field Trips

Take a free field trip to the International Omaha Horse Jumping & Dressing Competition and Horse Discovery Zone. Your group will have the unique...

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...

Sustainable Nebraska: Then & Now

The Hastings campus will host a K-6 program comparing sustainable practices of Native Americans, Pioneers and Nebraskans today. Students will learn about...

Cherish Nebraska

After being closed to the public for more than 50 years, the fourth level of the historic 1920s-era Morrill Hall has been transformed into state-of-the-art...

After Promontory: 150 Years of Transcontinental Railroading

On May 10, 1869, two railroads—built with haste, hope and aspiration—joined in a lonely, dry desert of northern Utah, at a place called Promontory. On that...

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...

Kregel Windmill Factory Museum

Step inside the modest, one-story structure on Central Avenue in Nebraska City and you will enter a world that few have experienced; the manufacture of...

Fontenelle Elementary Space Demo

Fontenelle Elementary will be holding a demonstration on student built space capsule emergency egress systems. Students will build a water bottle rocket...

Art Exhibitions - Alison ODaniel: Heavy Air and Lui Shtini: Tempos

Alison O'Daniel: Heavy Air Through collaborations with composers and musicians as well as the experiences of deaf and hard of hearing friends regarding...

Postdoc Alternate Career Seminar Series: "At the Crossroads of Academia and Industry - Which Way to Turn?"

Dr. Rajkumar Patil will be presenting for the OPE Alternate Career Seminar Series

Nutrition Tour - Cholesterol

Learn about foods that may lower your cholesterol and improve heart health. Meet at customer service for the tour. Register for the free event:...

Sustainable Nebraska: Then & Now

The Hastings campus will host a K-6 program comparing sustainable practices of Native Americans, Pioneers and Nebraskans today. Students will learn about...

Free First Friday

Join the Hastings Museum on First Friday to view the evening sky from 6-6:45pm with their new high-powered telescopes (Weather Permitting). Sponsored by...

 Constellations of the Southern Sky

Join Dr. Joel Berrier as he presents, " Constellations of the Southern Sky." Modern astronomers use 88 constellations to systematically name stars and...

An Evening with Grant Imahara

A recognized electronics and robots expert from Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters, Grant Imahara has worked on some of the most famous movie and TV robots of...

 Constellations of the Southern Sky

Join Dr. Joel Berrier as he presents, " Constellations of the Southern Sky." Modern astronomers use 88 constellations to systematically name stars and...

Friday, April 5