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Nebraska State Fair
Nebraska State Fair @ Nebraska State Fairgrounds | Fonner Park
Aug 25 – Sep 4 all-day
The Nebraska State Fair is an annual 11-day event that is held at the end of August through early September, ending on Labor Day. The fair is hosted at Fonner Park in Grand Island, NE.[...]
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 6:00PM-7:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) 6:00 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? This class is where they need to be! Explore Rifle[...]
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Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us September 2-4 for our Labor Day Weekend Living History demonstrations at Fort Kearny State Historical Park from 9am – 5pm. There will be cannon firing at 2pm on all 3 days. Vintage Baseball[...]
Bowfishing 10:00 am
Bowfishing @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park at CenturyLink Lake on Saturday – September  2 and Sunday – September 3 from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. for Bowfishing. Fishing combined with the thrill of archery, bowfishing is[...]
Living History 10:00 am
Living History @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center will be open. An admission fee of $2 per adult & $1 for children is required for the Visitor Center.  Living History is where volunteers portray life at an[...]
Celebrating Nebraska Archaeology Month 10:30 am
Celebrating Nebraska Archaeology Month @ Chadron State Park
Sep 2 @ 10:30 am
A series of ranger programs is ramping up at Fort Robinson State Park and Chadron State Park this week. The educational programs, which address a wide variety of nature and history topics, are produced as[...]
Husker Red Archery Fun Shoot 12:00 pm
Husker Red Archery Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
On the first Saturday of each month, the Outdoor Education Center sets up the archery range with a mixture of fun and challenging targets for archers of all skill levels. Come over after lunch and[...]
Buffalo Steak Night & Free Movie Night 5:00 pm
Buffalo Steak Night & Free Movie Night @ Platte River State Park
Sep 2 @ 5:00 pm
Join us at Platte River State Park for Buffalo Steak Night & Free Movie Night this summer! Buffalo Steak served 5:00pm-8:00pm at Scott Lodge.  Please see the attached menu for options and prices.  Scott Lodge[...]
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Buffalo Cookout, Living History and More!
Buffalo Cookout, Living History and More! @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 3 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park on September 3rd for a buffalo cookout, living history and more! Buffalo Cookout – Noon Other activities:  Trail rides, living history demos, black powder demos, and a movie[...]
Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us September 2-4 for our Labor Day Weekend Living History demonstrations at Fort Kearny State Historical Park from 9am – 5pm. There will be cannon firing at 2pm on all 3 days. Vintage Baseball[...]
Bowfishing 10:00 am
Bowfishing @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park at CenturyLink Lake on Saturday – September  2 and Sunday – September 3 from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. for Bowfishing. Fishing combined with the thrill of archery, bowfishing is[...]
Living History 10:00 am
Living History @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center will be open. An admission fee of $2 per adult & $1 for children is required for the Visitor Center.  Living History is where volunteers portray life at an[...]
Nature Journaling Walks 10:00 am
Nature Journaling Walks @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am
You’re invited to join the Park Naturalist for nature walks this fall. During our walk, we will record our observations in a nature journal. Bring comfortable walking shoes and your favorite journal. All writing and[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) 3:30 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
For ages 11 to 16 only. Each session there will be a lesson, hands-on firearms instruction, and a shooting exercise. We provide all equipment – rifles, ammo, targets, and eye and ear protection. Participants are[...]
Nature Journaling Walks 3:00 pm
Nature Journaling Walks @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 3 @ 3:00 pm
You’re invited to join the Park Naturalist for nature walks this fall. During our walk, we will record our observations in a nature journal. Bring comfortable walking shoes and your favorite journal. All writing and[...]
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Let’s Go Birding 8:00 am
Let’s Go Birding @ Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
Sep 4 @ 8:00 am
The Park Naturalist will be leading bird walks at Lake Ogallala and Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Binoculars, bird guides, and checklists will be provided. Wear appropriate walking shoes and bring plenty of water. For[...]
Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us September 2-4 for our Labor Day Weekend Living History demonstrations at Fort Kearny State Historical Park from 9am – 5pm. There will be cannon firing at 2pm on all 3 days. Vintage Baseball[...]
Wildlife Day Celebration 1:00 pm
Wildlife Day Celebration @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This Labor Day is also National Wildlife Day, and you are invited to join the Park Naturalist in celebrating! Bring the family out to the Lake McConaughy Visitor Center during an open house session from[...]
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
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Intro to Competition Pistol Shooting 6:00 pm
Intro to Competition Pistol Shooting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Expand your firearms knowledge & skill! This 4 week session includes classroom and range time every week. Participants are expected to come to class with a working knowledge of gun safety and be capable of[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
Full Moon Walk 8:00 pm
Full Moon Walk @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 6 @ 8:00 pm
The Park Naturalist will be guiding a full moon walk on the Ash Hollow Trails. Come out and learn more about the full moon and the critters that are active at night. Bring appropriate walking[...]
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Let’s Go Birding 8:00 am
Let’s Go Birding @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 7 @ 8:00 am
The Park Naturalist will be leading bird walks at Lake Ogallala and Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Binoculars, bird guides, and checklists will be provided. Wear appropriate walking shoes and bring plenty of water. For[...]
Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
This league will provide fun and exciting pistol shooting for all skill levels, in a competitive but relaxed setting. Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Jul-Sep Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 6:00PM-7:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) 6:00 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? This class is where they need to be! Explore Rifle[...]
My, What Changes We Have Seen 7:00 pm
My, What Changes We Have Seen @ Fort Robinson State Park
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
A series of ranger programs is ramping up at Fort Robinson State Park and Chadron State Park this week. The educational programs, which address a wide variety of nature and history topics, are produced as[...]
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A Scientific Exploration: Indian Cave State Park Bioblitz 9:30 am
A Scientific Exploration: Indian Cave State Park Bioblitz @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 pm
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will be hosting our 2017 BioBlitz on September 9th and 10th at Indian Cave State Park.  A BioBlitz is a citizen science opportunity where members of the public will[...]
Feathered Friends 9:00 am
Feathered Friends @ Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am
The Wildcat Hills Nature Center is pleased to offer Wildcat Weekends!  A variety of programs will be offered at the Wildcat Hills Nature Center on the second Saturday of the month (*unless otherwise noted).  Best[...]
Fly Fishing Clinic with the Cornhusker Fly Fishing Club 10:00 am
Fly Fishing Clinic with the Cornhusker Fly Fishing Club @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at Fremont State Recreation Area on Saturday, September 9th 10:00am to Noon for a Fly Fishing Clinic with the Cornhusker Fly Fishing Club. Meet at the northeast side of Lake 2 near the[...]
Moonshell Storytelling Festival 10:30 am
Moonshell Storytelling Festival @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Sep 9 @ 10:30 am – 9:45 pm
Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park on September 9 from 10:30am – 9:45pm for the Moonshell Storytelling Festival. This is presented by Nebraska StoryArts and for more information on the speakers for this[...]
Windmill Geocaching Treasure Hunt 2:00 pm
Windmill Geocaching Treasure Hunt @ Windmill State Recreation Area
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join the staff at Windmill SRA for their second year of Geocaching Treasure Hunt. Families and individuals will have the chance to learn about GPS systems and geocaching while wandering the park to find hidden[...]
Night Owl Run 7:00 pm
Night Owl Run @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm
The annual night owl run/walk event is a 3.1 mile course that is fun for all ages.  It can be as competitive as one would like it to be.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards[...]
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A Scientific Exploration: Indian Cave State Park Bioblitz 7:30 am
A Scientific Exploration: Indian Cave State Park Bioblitz @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:00 pm
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will be hosting our 2017 BioBlitz on September 9th and 10th at Indian Cave State Park.  A BioBlitz is a citizen science opportunity where members of the public will[...]
Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option A) 12:00 pm
Boating Safety Course – Lincoln (Option A) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center - South Classroom
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This is the OPTION A class.  This is a full 6-hour classroom course. NOTE:  Please bring a sack lunch, snack and a drink.
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) 3:30 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 10 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
For ages 11 to 16 only. Each session there will be a lesson, hands-on firearms instruction, and a shooting exercise. We provide all equipment – rifles, ammo, targets, and eye and ear protection. Participants are[...]
Family Fishing 4:00 pm
Family Fishing @ Riverside Discovery Center Zoo Pond
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for Family Fishing at the Riverside Discovery Center Zoo Pond. Look for our colorful fishing trailer where we will have rods and reels to borrow, bait and certified fishing instructors ready to help.[...]
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.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Family Fun Night at Wagon Train 6:00 pm
Family Fun Night at Wagon Train @ Wagon Train State Recreation Area
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring your whole family out to Wagon Train State Recreation Area for a fun night of outdoor activities. Activities included are fishing, tomahawk throwing, astronomy, Project Wild nature activities, aerial archery and hiking. Wagon Train[...]
Intro to Competition Pistol Shooting 6:00 pm
Intro to Competition Pistol Shooting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Expand your firearms knowledge & skill! This 4 week session includes classroom and range time every week. Participants are expected to come to class with a working knowledge of gun safety and be capable of[...]
Learn to Hunt – Basic Hunting Workshop 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Basic Hunting Workshop @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This FREE workshop covers an overview of everything you wanted to know about hunting in Nebraska. This class is designed to improve confidence and expand knowledge for those with little to no hunting experience.  [...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
This league will provide fun and exciting pistol shooting for all skill levels, in a competitive but relaxed setting. Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Jul-Sep Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 6:00PM-7:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) 6:00 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 8-10) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Looking for a good way to introduce your son or daughter to the lifelong habits of safe gun handling and the basic concepts of marksmanship? This class is where they need to be! Explore Rifle[...]
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13th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
13th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The 13th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo is scheduled for Sept. 16 & 17 at Ponca State Park in Ponca, NE. The Missouri River Outdoor Expo is an opportunity for people of all ages to connect[...]
Family Fishing at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
Family Fishing at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us for Family Fishing at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo! Look for our colorful fishing trailer where we will have rods and reels to borrow, bait and certified fishing instructors ready to help. No[...]
Ranch Life in the 1860’s 10:00 am
Ranch Life in the 1860’s @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park for Ranch Life in the 1860’s. Event dates:  May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, and October 21 from 10am to 4pm. One[...]
Prairie Grass Hike 10:30 am
Prairie Grass Hike @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Sep 16 @ 10:30 am
Join us at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park for a one mile Prairie Grass Hike on May 6th, July 15th, and September 16th. We will meet at the large shelter in the day use[...]
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13th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
13th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The 13th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo is scheduled for Sept. 16 & 17 at Ponca State Park in Ponca, NE. The Missouri River Outdoor Expo is an opportunity for people of all ages to connect[...]
Family Fishing at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
Family Fishing at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us for Family Fishing at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo! Look for our colorful fishing trailer where we will have rods and reels to borrow, bait and certified fishing instructors ready to help. No[...]
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) 3:30 pm
Explore Rifle (Ages 11-16) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 17 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
For ages 11 to 16 only. Each session there will be a lesson, hands-on firearms instruction, and a shooting exercise. We provide all equipment – rifles, ammo, targets, and eye and ear protection. Participants are[...]
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.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Principles of Kayaking 4:30 pm
Principles of Kayaking @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area at the spillway bay on September 19 from 4:30pm-6:30pm for Principles of Kayaking. Come out and join a basic instructional course on kayaking at the lake! Kayaking[...]
Intro to Competition Pistol Shooting 6:00 pm
Intro to Competition Pistol Shooting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Expand your firearms knowledge & skill! This 4 week session includes classroom and range time every week. Participants are expected to come to class with a working knowledge of gun safety and be capable of[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Those ages 11-15 who have completed their online firearm/bowhunter or bowhunter-only safety course must attend a Hunt Safe session to complete their proof of hunter education. Registration and details available online at HuntSafeNebraska.org. Be sure[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
This league will provide fun and exciting pistol shooting for all skill levels, in a competitive but relaxed setting. Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide[...]
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Jul-Sep Qtr 7:00 pm
Center Shot Academy (JOAD): Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advanced Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD). Enrollment by instructor permission only. This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will[...]
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Creatures of the Woods 9:00 am
Creatures of the Woods @ Pawnee Lake State Recreation Area
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am
Come join the Naturalist at Pawnee SRA Lake View Campground for an adventure into the woods and search for small and large animals. We will be looking for insects and animal signs while learning how they[...]
Let’s Go Birding 8:00 am
Let’s Go Birding @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am
The Park Naturalist will be leading bird walks at Lake Ogallala and Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Binoculars, bird guides, and checklists will be provided. Wear appropriate walking shoes and bring plenty of water. For[...]
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 6:00PM-7:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
Fall Is Here 6:00 pm
Fall Is Here @ Pawnee Lake State Recreation Area
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm
Join the Naturalist at Pawnee SRA Lake View Campground for a hike through nature and see the changes of the season. This is a good opportunity to see how plants have changed and what animals[...]
Star Party 8:00 pm
Star Party @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 22 @ 8:00 pm
Join us in observing the night sky! A local astronomer will answer questions and have a telescope available for observing. Follow the road up the hill towards the visitor’s center, and we will be in[...]
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Becoming an Outdoors Family Camp Carol Joy Holling 9:00 am
Becoming an Outdoors Family Camp Carol Joy Holling @ Camp Carol Joy Holling
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm
Join us for a Becoming an Outdoor Family (BOF) Camp at Camp Carol Joy Holling in Ashland, NE. NGPC’s BOF camp is designed for new and novice campers who are looking to get started camping[...]
NSSF Shooting Sports Pro Clinic: 3-Gun
NSSF Shooting Sports Pro Clinic: 3-Gun @ Heartland Public Shooting Park
Sep 23 – Sep 24 all-day
Modeled after the successful Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp, NSSF’s pro clinics feature personal instruction from two of the world’s top pro shooters. Join Dianna Muller & Jacob Betsworth in Alda, Nebraska on Sept. 24-25 for[...]
Geocaching Scavenger Hunt 10:00 am
Geocaching Scavenger Hunt @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us at Fremont State Recreation Area on Saturday – September 23 from 10am to 4pm for Geocaching Scavenger Hunt!  Meet at the Fremont Lakes Office. If you are new to geocaching, this is an[...]
Pioneer History 11:00 am
Pioneer History @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
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Johnson Lake World Heart Day Hike
Johnson Lake World Heart Day Hike @ Johnson Lake State Recreation Area
Sep 24 all-day
Join us in finishing strong on the 150 Mile Challenge as a Park of Nebraska’s 150 Year Celebration. Guests are invited to walk the trail around the park as they work towards their goals of[...]
Nature Journaling Walk 10:00 am
Nature Journaling Walk @ Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am
You’re invited to join the Park Naturalist for nature walks this fall. During our walk, we will record our observations in a nature journal. Bring comfortable walking shoes and your favorite journal. All writing and[...]
Pioneer History 11:00 am
Pioneer History @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Nature Journaling Walk 3:00 pm
Nature Journaling Walk @ Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm
You’re invited to join the Park Naturalist for nature walks this fall. During our walk, we will record our observations in a nature journal. Bring comfortable walking shoes and your favorite journal. All writing and[...]
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.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
.22 Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide their own .22 handgun and ammunition. Leagues run for 8 weeks, with scores for each evening and a cumulative[...]
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Rimfire Rifle League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Ages 8 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. This rifle shooting league will be fun and exciting for shooters of all ages and skill levels. There will be scoped and[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Those ages 11-15 who have completed their online firearm/bowhunter or bowhunter-only safety course must attend a Hunt Safe session to complete their proof of hunter education. Registration and details available online at HuntSafeNebraska.org. Be sure[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) and Adult Archery Program: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This USA Archery program runs quarter to quarter. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a minimum of 10 weeks. This program will include achievement awards, skill training and games with focus being on[...]
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Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct 3:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers: Sept-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Intro to Archery for Homeschoolers is a fun and perfect fit for young archers wanting to get involved in the sport of archery. If you are looking for an introductory program to sign up for,[...]
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct 5:00 pm
Explore Archery: Wednesdays Sep-Oct @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore Archery (Archery for Beginners) is a fun and perfect fit for archers of any age/ability wanting to get involved in the sport of target archery. If you are new to the sport of archery[...]
National Women’s Health and Fitness Day 6:00 pm
National Women’s Health and Fitness Day @ Pawnee Lake State Recreation Area
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm
Come join Pawnee SRA Naturalist for a nature hike in celebration for National Women’s Health and Fitness Day. Great opportunity for a hike and learn the different kinds of plants and animals we have in[...]
College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Take a break from the books this semester and pick up a bow at the Outdoor Education Center’s College Night on the Range. All college-age students shoot for only $5! This includes instruction and equipment[...]
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Introduction to Handgun 10:00 am
Introduction to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
This Intro to Handguns course teaches the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a small group setting with the instructor[...]
Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) 6:00 pm
Centerfire Challenge League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
This league will provide fun and exciting pistol shooting for all skill levels, in a competitive but relaxed setting. Ages 12 and up. Minors must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Shooters will provide[...]
Star Gazing 8:00 pm
Star Gazing @ Branched Oak State Recreation Area
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Great chance to use telescopes to gaze at the stars and learn about the constellations. Come join the Naturalist for a star gazing night with a quarter moon. Program will begin at 8pm-10pm at Branched[...]
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Let’s Go Birding 8:00 am
Let’s Go Birding @ Lake Ogallala State Recreation Area
Sep 29 @ 8:00 am
The Park Naturalist will be leading bird walks at Lake Ogallala and Ash Hollow State Historical Park. Binoculars, bird guides, and checklists will be provided. Wear appropriate walking shoes and bring plenty of water. For[...]
Advanced Pistol 1 5:30 pm
Advanced Pistol 1 @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Many times, gun owners spend the time and money purchasing a firearm and attending concealed carry classes, just to find themselves let down and wanting more. Concealed carry classes give you, the pistol owner, the[...]
Coffee and Canvas 5:00 pm
Coffee and Canvas @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join the Park Naturalist out at the lake for an evening of acrylic painting! Follow guided instructions on an original painting or come up with an idea of your own. We will enjoy a cup[...]
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr 6:00 pm
Competitive Compound JOAD: Jul-Sep Qtr @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
This Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) course is being formulated to bolster a foundation for compound-specific shooters. The class will meet one time per week from 6:00PM-7:30PM and each lesson will focus on the form,[...]
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Advanced Pistol 1 8:00 am
Advanced Pistol 1 @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Many times, gun owners spend the time and money purchasing a firearm and attending concealed carry classes, just to find themselves let down and wanting more. Concealed carry classes give you, the pistol owner, the[...]
Beyond BOW – Nature Art 9:00 am
Beyond BOW – Nature Art @ Windmill State Recreation Area - Trout Lake Shelter
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Go beyond your Becoming an Outdoors-Woman experience by spending the morning making art with natural materials. After meeting at Trout Lake Shelter, participants can collect various plant and animal items scattered on ground to create[...]
Birding on Bikes 8:00 am
Birding on Bikes @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am
Celebrate “Bike Your Park Day” at Ash Hollow! The Park Naturalist will be guiding a birding trip on bikes through the park. Bring your bicycle out to Ash Hollow and prepare for a light to[...]
Statehood, A New Beginning 9:00 am
Statehood, A New Beginning @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dates: Saturday, 9am to 5pm, September 30, 2017 Sunday, 9am to 2 pm, October 1, 2017 Rock Creek Station State Historical Park will be home to several living history reenactors from across the country. They[...]
2017 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational 10:00 am
2017 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational @ Pressey Wildlife Management Area (17 miles south of Broken Bow, NE)
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am
This is a free competition, open to all youth ages 11 and older who have successfully completed Hunter Education and who have not yet graduated from high school. Proof of Hunter Education completion is required.[...]
Living History & Heritage Days 10:00 am
Living History & Heritage Days @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center will be open. An admission fee of $2 per adult & $1 for children is required for the Visitor Center.  Living History is where volunteers portray life at an[...]
Wheels of Transportation 11:00 am
Wheels of Transportation @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Living History Weekends will be held[...]
Continental Drift Music Festival 2:00 pm
Continental Drift Music Festival @ Fremont Lakes State Recreation Area
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us Sept. 30 at Fremont Lakes State Recreation Area at the #16 group lodge parking lot for the Continental Drift Music Festival! This free concert for the whole family will be featuring: Third Frate[...]
Cider and Canvas 5:00 pm
Cider and Canvas @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join the Park Naturalist out at the lake for an evening of acrylic painting! Follow guided instructions on an original painting or come up with an idea of your own. Sip on some cider while[...]
2nd Annual Free Movie Night 8:00 pm
2nd Annual Free Movie Night @ Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park
Sep 30 @ 8:00 pm
Join us at Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park on Saturday – September 30, 2017 for our annual free movie night!  We will be showing the movie “Son of the Morning Star” starting at dusk. Bring[...]
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