Events

Event Calendar

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

Friday Afternoon Plant Sale

Friday, June 21, 2019
12:00 pm4:30 pm
NSA greenhouse, north 38th entrance to UNL east campus

Friday Afternoon Plant Sale

Friday, June 28, 2019
12:00 pm4:30 pm
NSA greenhouse, north 38th entrance to UNL east campus

NO July Brownbag

Thursday, July 4, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm
228 N. 21 in Lincoln, Jayne Snyder Trail Center

NONE - 4th of July holiday

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, July 13, 2019
9:30 am12:00 pm

Free First Thursday Brownbag Series

Thursday, August 1, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm
228 N. 21 in Lincoln, Jayne Snyder Trail Center

“The Glorious Bounty of Herbs,” with Jill Kuhel, a lifelong student of the infinitely interesting world of plants & particularly drawn to herbs with a good story, and Sharon Ohmberger who has a “voracious appetite for information about plants, spices, and foods as daily medicine. She sometimes finds herself eating things she chopped out of soybean fields as she was growing up on the farm.”
Free 1st Thursday series sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln Parks & Recreation and the Lincoln Downtown Association.

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, August 10, 2019
9:30 am12:00 pm

Free First Thursday Brownbag Series

Thursday, September 5, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm
228 N. 21 in Lincoln, Jayne Snyder Trail Center

“Edible Wild Mushrooms of Nebraska,” join Bob Henrickson for tips on identifying, when and how to gather and how to prepare wild mushrooms for storage and cooking.
Free 1st Thursday series sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln Parks & Recreation and the Lincoln Downtown Association.

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, September 14, 2019
9:30 am12:00 pm

Free First Thursday Brownbag Series

Thursday, October 3, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm
228 N. 21 in Lincoln, Jayne Snyder Trail Center

“Birding in SUBIRDIA,” enjoying Nebraska Birds in urban settings with Jason “the Birdnerd” St. Sauver discussing amazing urban birds in and around Lincoln, great places to find them, tips to identify them and simple ways to help them thrive in the urban/suburban world we live in. Jason is the Director of Education & Outreach with Audubon Nebraska; he loves helping folks of all ages connect to nature through birds. Free 1st Thursday all-things-green series sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln Parks & Recreation and the Lincoln Downtown Association.

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, October 12, 2019
9:30 am12:00 pm

Free First Thursday Brownbag Series

Thursday, November 7, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm
228 N. 21 in Lincoln, Jayne Snyder Trail Center

Free First Thursday all-things-green series sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln Parks & Recreation and the Lincoln Downtown Association

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, November 9, 2019
9:30 am12:00 pm

Free First Thursday Brownbag Series

Thursday, December 5, 2019
12:00 pm1:00 pm
228 N. 21 in Lincoln, Jayne Snyder Trail Center

Free First Thursday all-things-green series sponsored by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lincoln Parks & Recreation and the Lincoln Downtown Association

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, December 14, 2019
9:30 am12:00 pm

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, January 11, 2020
9:30 am12:00 pm

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, February 8, 2020
9:30 am12:00 pm

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, March 14, 2020
9:30 am12:00 pm

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, April 11, 2020
9:30 am12:00 pm

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, May 9, 2020
9:30 am12:00 pm

Prairie Pines 2nd Saturdays

Saturday, June 13, 2020
9:30 am12:00 pm