Events

Saturday, April 20

Holy Week Services

The Holy Week services have been scheduled on the UNMC campus. Monday, April 15: There will be no services on the UNMC campus, but the Chrism Mass...

Holy Week Services

The Holy Week services have been scheduled on the UNMC campus. Monday, April 15: There will be no services on the UNMC campus, but the Chrism Mass will be...

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...

The Philosophy of Medicine and Mental Health

Soonjo Hwang, M.D., and Lauren Edwards, M.D., of the UNMC Department of Psychiatry, are among the speakers at the two-day conference being held on the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Science of Ice Cream and Dry Ice

eCreamery staff will conduct an informative presentation on the “Science of Ice Cream and Dry Ice.” Students will be given a small tour of the facility, a...

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...

Littles Lab: Let’s Make!

Children are natural creators and tinkerers. In Littles Lab at Do Space this month, we’ll make space for simple projects that engage fine motor skills and...

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...

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...

Holi 2019, Festival of Colors

The International Student Association (ISA) and Graduate Student Associations (GSA) at UNMC once again are celebrating spring and co-hosting the annual Holi...

STEM for Little Learners

Join us at the Saddlebrook Branch as we encourage children to think, explore and problem solve. Each child will choose a project bag to work with and free...

Scoops of Support NE SciFest

Stop by eCreamery on April 20 (all day) and support science! 10% of the day's parlor sales will support NE SciFest. Be sure to pick up a pint of our...

Academy Science

Join Academy Science on April 20 from 1-4pm for an afternoon of hands-on science fun! Activities include a paper air propelled rocket design, build...

Earth Day Community Clean Up

Join Keep Omaha Beautiful for their first community cleanup of the year as they celebrate Earth Day! Meet by the Adams Park Community Center at 1 pm, and...

Hyde Memorial Observatory

Come gaze at the stars every Saturday night during NE SciFest at Hyde Memorial Observatory. Hyde Memorial Observatory is devoted exclusively to public...

Saturday, April 20