Events

Wednesday, April 25

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

UNMC EngAge Wellness

UNMC Engage wellness is Omaha’s only medical fitness and whole-person wellness program for adults that is affiliated with a leading academic health sciences...

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife Viewing

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

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Do Space Cyber Seniors

Bring your questions and your mobile devices to Do Space and get help from our savvy senior volunteers in a relaxed environment. Registration...

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...

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Renewal Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to aid pediatric healthcare...

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”...

Family Storytime

Celebrate NE Scifest with an astronaut storytime! Learn about astronauts, read books, sing and make crafts with us! Location: Bess Johnson Elkhorn...

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...

Re-Imagining U: Corrective Action Plans 101

How to address gaps in a specific skill or responsibility with a corrective action plan including how to document coaching and guidance for success.

NE SciFest Visits Willa Cather Storytime

In celebration of the Nebraska Science Festival, storytime will include stories, creative movement and music exploring everyday science. Interaction and...

Preschool NE SciFest Storytime

In celebration of the Nebraska Science Festival, this week's storytime explores Toys and Forces, using toys children are familiar with to illustrate the push...

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...

Toddler Storytime

Experience simple songs, creative movement and short stories with simple science concepts with your toddler. Explore the early literacy skills of singing,...

Science in a Bottle

Young scientists (birth to 6-years) will explore simple science concepts through hands-on exploration and make a discovery bottle to take home. All supplies...

IM Wellness - Grab & Gab

Bring your own lunch and enjoy conversation with your colleagues

Mind & Brain Health Seminar Series

Presenter: Angela AuBuchon, PhD, Director, Working Memory and Language Laboratory

SPAdmin Buzz Session

Join Sponsored Programs Administration for the latest research administration updates. This month's featured topic is the three day rule, or the internal...

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds

Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Protocols and Application to the Gynecologic Surgery Patient Presenter: Dr. Marisa Shiode, HO3 Objectives: ...

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...

Drought and Host Selection Influenced Bacterial community dynamics in the Grass Root Microbiome

Dr. Devin Coleman-Derr Assistant Professor, Plant Gene Expression Center USDA-ARS/UC Berkeley Root endophytes have been shown to play key roles in...

Keene Memorial Library

Our Teen Tech Fair will allow our "Get Your Tech On" tweens to showcase some of their favorite projects. Displays will include Ozobots, littleBits, Legos and...

Literary STEM Challenge

Inspired by nursery rhymes, we'll try to build a London Bridge that's strong enough to stand, help the cow jump over the moon, and predict how Humpty Dumpty...

Do Space Junior Makers: LEGO WeDos

Join us in building a programmable robot! Participants will explore robotics by building and coding a robot with Lego WeDo Construction Kits. This program is...

Adult Sex Ed

Join Planned Parenthood of the Heartland as they present an informal panel of sexual health experts who will answer your verbal or written adult sex ed...

Organic Pest Management / Growing Gardeners Workshop Series

Join seasoned farmer Tyler Magnuson as he talks us through basic organic pest management. Weather permitting, we also will do hands-on identification of...

Wednesday, April 25