Events

Thursday, April 26

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 26th. 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...

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,...

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)--Renewal Course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers involved in...

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”...

Eppley Seminar Series

"Large Scale DNA Mutagenesis for the Analysis of Human Genetic Variation" - Luca Brunelli, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Genetics, Cell...

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...

Music & Movement Storytime

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

Omaha World-Herald Tour

See how the newspaper is printed each day. The press tour (for groups of 25) runs 45 to 60 minutes, depending on questions. Recommended for kids 8 and over...

The Department of Pathology and Microbiology Special Seminar

"Environmental Fate of Biological Aerosols: Impacts on Detection & Viability". Presented by Joshua Santarpia, PhD. , Director of Research, NSRI

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...

"Creation Zone" at the Kearney Library

Let your imagination run wild as you build with our collection of STEM toys, including: KEVA Planks, Straws & Connectors, K'Nex, Code-a-pillar, Squigz and...

Druid Hill Science and Literacy Night

The public will enjoy science-themed books, experiments and hands-on booths during Druid Hill's Science and Literacy Night. Snacks will be...

Toys & Science

Slinky's, bouncing balls and spinning tops - Why do toys float, spin, bounce, roll? In this program, we'll use familiar toys to explore the forces that make...

Do Space 3-D Lab Crash Course

Did you know that you can reserve the equipment in our 3-D Lab? Are you excited to have the access to this marvelous technology but too intimidated to know...

Columbus Public Library Book Discussion Group

Join us to discuss A Warrior of the People by Joe Starita, the biography of Susan La Flesche Picotte’s inspirational life and dedication to public health. On...

Thursday, April 26