Events

Event Calendar

To enjoy garden events year-round, bookmark this page and check in frequently.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, February 1, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, March 1, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, April 5, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Spring Affair

Friday, April 27, 20186:00 pmSaturday, April 28, 20182:00 pm
Lancaster Event Center, 4100 N 84th St.

Spring Affair is the Midwest’s largest plant sale and gardening event. The free plant sale is 9-2 Saturday, April 28. More than 700 varieties of perennials, herbs, grasses, trees, shrubs and other plants are selected for regional suitability, uniqueness, demand and provided by Bluebird Nursery, Inc., of Clarkson, Neb. It is sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum as an educational tool, fundraising event and to promote regional plants. The plant sale, talks by noted plants people, educational booths and vendors of garden-related items are in Pavilion I with plenty of free parking.
For best plant choices, the Spring Affair Preview Party is a ticketed event 6-9pm Friday, April 27 with a sit-down meal, live music and first access to plants.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, May 3, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, June 7, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, July 5, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, August 2, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, September 6, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, October 4, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, November 1, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.

Brown-bag (to be announced)

Thursday, December 6, 2018
12:00 pm1:00 pm
UNL east campus Keim Hall 150

A free, first Thursday of the month brown-bag series on “all things green” sponsored by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Bring your lunch to eat, and ideas or questions about plants and landscapes.