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Event Calendar

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Arboretum Plant Sale

Friday, April 28, 2017
12:00 pm5:00 pm
UNL East Campus Greenhouses, 38th and Leighton

Brown-bag Sneak Peek on Container Gardening

Thursday, May 4, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL Keim Hall Room 150

A brown-bag presentation on container gardening will be held May 4 at noon at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Keim Hall 150. , https://maps.unl.edu/KEIM. Gardening in containers is a great way to expand small or limited landscapes. They can also be used to bring a splash of color, as well as edible herbs and vegetables, near to the house. Terri James, Nebraska Extension Educator, will offer tips, photos and plant combinations for more successful container gardening.Anyone wishing to listen in can take part online at: http://connect.unl.edu/brownbag. The presentations are available afterwards at http://arboretum-unledu.presencehost.net/news-events/1st-thursday-brown-bags/1st-thursday-brown-bags.html

NSA Member-only Plant Sale

Friday, May 5, 2017
4:00 pm7:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N. 38, south of Huntington & N 38th

Member-only (join now or that day, https://plantnebraska.org/get-involved/) Plant Sale & Ice Cream Social

Spring Plant Sale

Saturday, May 6, 2017
9:00 am1:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N. 38, south of N 38th & Huntington

Maxwell Arboretum 50th Anniversary

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
2:30 pm5:00 pm
East Campus Union & Maxwell Arboretum

38th and Holdrege

Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

Friday, May 19, 2017
12:00 pm5:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N 38th, south of N 38th & Huntington

Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

Friday, May 26, 2017
12:00 pm5:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N 38th, south of N 38th & Huntington

Brown-bag on "Wild Wonders of Nebraska"

Thursday, June 1, 2017
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL Keim Hall Room 150

A brown-bag presentation on "Nebraska's Wild Wonders" June 1 at noon at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Keim Hall 150. , https://maps.unl.edu/KEIM. Bob Henrickson says this talk will highlight NE native wildflowers, beauties that may not be available in retail stores, but you will see them in the wild, like narrowleaf penstemon or bush morning glory. Anyone wishing to listen in can take part online at: http://connect.unl.edu/brownbag. The presentations are available afterwards at http://arboretum-unledu.presencehost.net/news-events/1st-thursday-brown-bags/1st-thursday-brown-bags.html

Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

Friday, June 2, 2017
12:00 pm5:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N 38th, south of N 38th & Huntington

Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

Friday, June 16, 2017
12:00 pm5:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N 38th, south of N 38th & Huntington

Friday Afternoon Plant Sales

Friday, June 23, 2017
12:00 pm5:00 pm
NSA Greenhouse, 2150 N 38th, south of N 38th & Huntington