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Nebraska State Fair
Nebraska State Fair @ Nebraska State Fairgrounds - Fonner Park
Aug 26 – Sep 5 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.[...]
Ladies Intro to Handgun 10:00 am
Ladies Intro to Handgun @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
This Ladies 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[...]
Niobrara – Verdigre Cougars Cross Country Invitational: Hosted by Niobrara State Park 4:00 pm
Niobrara – Verdigre Cougars Cross Country Invitational: Hosted by Niobrara State Park @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 1 @ 4:00 pm
Join us on September 1st for the Niobrara-Verdigre Cougars Cross Country Invitational: hosted by Niobrara State Park. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
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Explore Rifle I 6:00 pm
Explore Rifle I @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 2 @ 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[...]
Families on Target 6:00 pm
Families on Target @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring the family out for a game night on the archery range. We will have the range set up with unique archery games and targets for your family to enjoy. Make every Friday night family[...]
National Park Service Presents “MNRR-A National Park” 7:00 pm
National Park Service Presents “MNRR-A National Park” @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm
Join us at Niobrara State Park on September 2nd for a National Park Service Presentation “MNRR-A National Park”. Missouri National Recreation River; RV Campground. A Park Entry Permit is required.
State Park Summer Speaker Series 7:00 pm
State Park Summer Speaker Series @ Chadron State Park
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm
State Park Summer Speaker Series Begins Friday A summer series of Friday night informational and entertaining programs in northwestern Nebraska’s two state parks kicks off this week. The first presentation, which is Friday, May 27,[...]
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Living History Demonstrations 9:00 am
Living History Demonstrations @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us at Fort Kearny State Historical Park September 3rd – 5th for Living History Demonstrations! The cannon will be fired at 2pm on all three days. More information to come. A Park Entry Permit[...]
Leaf Print Art 10:00 am
Leaf Print Art @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about trees and leaves and make some cool autumn art. Saturday, September 3, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Meet at the playground south of Victory Lake campground. A Park Entry Permit is required.
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 daily from May 28 through September 5 from 10am to 5pm and weekends April 30 through May 22 and from September 10 through October 9.  [...]
Archery Fun Shoot 12:00 pm
Archery Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a family-friendly Saturday. We will have Critter Corner going on and an archery fun shoot. The archery range will be filled with a mixture of fun and challenging targets for ages 6[...]
Critter Corner 12:00 pm
Critter Corner @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
What is it like to sleep underground? How do I keep myself warm in the winter? Why do I only eat plants? Get an introduction to the Nebraska’s wildlife by jumping into their feet (or[...]
Fish Fry and a Fireworks Display Sponsored by the Pioneer Longrifle Gun Club 12:00 pm
Fish Fry and a Fireworks Display Sponsored by the Pioneer Longrifle Gun Club @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm
Mark your calendar!  September 3rd Indian Cave State Park will have a fish fry from 12-1:30pm and at 9pm there will be a fireworks display sponsored by the Pioneer Longrifle Gun Club. More information to[...]
Buffalo Cookout, Humanities Nebraska Program: “Music of the Plains” by David Marsh 5:00 pm
Buffalo Cookout, Humanities Nebraska Program: “Music of the Plains” by David Marsh @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 3 @ 5:00 pm
Join us at Niobrara State Park on September 3rd for our Buffalo Cookout and Humanities Nebraska Program: “Music of the Plains” by David Marsh. Located at the Buffalo Cookout Pavilion.  Cookout meal will start serving[...]
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Living History Demonstrations 9:00 am
Living History Demonstrations @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us at Fort Kearny State Historical Park September 3rd – 5th for Living History Demonstrations! The cannon will be fired at 2pm on all three days. More information to come. A Park Entry Permit[...]
Living History 10:00 am
Living History @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center will be open daily from May 28 through September 5 from 10am to 5pm and weekends April 30 through May 22 and from September 10 through October 9.  [...]
National Park Service Presents a Mini Special Event 10:00 am
National Park Service Presents a Mini Special Event @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Please join us at Niobrara State Park on September 4th for a Nation Park Service Presentation of a Mini Special Event. More information to come. Located at the Buffalo Cookout Pavilion. A Park Entry Permit[...]
Sidewalk Chalk Art with Bird and Emerald Ash Borer Program 10:00 am
Sidewalk Chalk Art with Bird and Emerald Ash Borer Program @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am
Join us on September 4th at Niobrara State Park for Sidewalk Chalk Art with Bird and Emerald Ash Borer Program. Located at the park office, participation gifts. A Park Permit is required.
Wildlife Day 1:00 pm
Wildlife Day @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Bring your friends and family out to the Lake McConaughy Visitors Center for an afternoon of wildlife fun! Learn more about some of the critters that live here in Nebraska. Displays and information of various[...]
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Living History Demonstrations 9:00 am
Living History Demonstrations @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Join us at Fort Kearny State Historical Park September 3rd – 5th for Living History Demonstrations! The cannon will be fired at 2pm on all three days. More information to come. A Park Entry Permit[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 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[...]
Outdoor Skills Club 4:30 pm
Outdoor Skills Club @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students Outdoor Skills is an educational program for ages 8-12. The program will include an educational portion where kids will have the opportunity to learn more about nature, animals, and their[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 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) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 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[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 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[...]
Women’s Firearm Series – Introduction to Handguns 6:30 pm
Women’s Firearm Series – Introduction to Handguns @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for a 3-month series of classes on handgun safety and shooting proficiency. Each class will focus on a specific activity related to firearms knowledge, skills, and training. This series will include both classroom[...]
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Explore Archery 5:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 7 @ 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[...]
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Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
Rifle Shooting Series 6:00 pm
Rifle Shooting Series @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Families on Target 6:00 pm
Families on Target @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring the family out for a game night on the archery range. We will have the range set up with unique archery games and targets for your family to enjoy. Make every Friday night family[...]
Stargazing at Ash Hollow SHP 7:30 pm
Stargazing at Ash Hollow SHP @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 9 @ 7:30 pm
Join us on the hill to the visitors center as we discuss the night sky. All ages welcome.    Telescope, binoculars, and additional materials will be provided. Local amateur astronomers will be there to share information.[...]
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Women on Target 8:30 am
Women on Target @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 10 @ 8:30 am – 6:30 pm
Instructional clinic open to all women across Nebraska. Membership in the NRA is not required to attend. Come learn to shoot in a fun, SAFE environment. Already know how?? Then join us for a day[...]
Family Fishing 10:00 am
Family Fishing @ Red Willow State Recreation Area
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Fishing Events provide opportunities for people of all ages who have never fished or have not fished in years to learn and enjoy the activity. Rods and reels, as well as bait and fishing[...]
Hooked for Life 10:00 am
Hooked for Life @ Red Willow State Recreation Area
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us at Red Willow State Recreation Area at Kiwanis Point on September 10th from 10:00-2:00 for our kids fishing event called “Hooked for Life”! More information to come! A Park Entry Permit is required.
Geocaching Treasure Hunt 1:00 pm
Geocaching Treasure Hunt @ Windmill State Recreation Area
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn to work a GPS to find geocaching hidden treasures around the park. Please RSVP by calling Windmill SRA or emailing holly.green@nebraska.gov. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Kayaking and Canoeing 101 1:00 pm
Kayaking and Canoeing 101 @ Buffalo Bill Ranch State Recreation Area
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm
Join us at Buffalo Bill Ranch State Recreation Area on Saturday, September 10th for Kayaking and Canoeing 101! Registration Required Two group slots: 1:00-4:00pm or 4:00-7:00pm Bring your family and friends out for a kayak/canoe[...]
4th Annual Night Owl 5K Run/Walk 7:00 pm
4th Annual Night Owl 5K Run/Walk @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm
Join us on September 10th at Niobrara State Park for our 4th Annual Night Owl 5K Run/Walk. Registration: $25 Check-in and registration: 7 p.m. Race: 8 p.m. Pre-registration is requested (and ensures that you will[...]
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Keeping Your Pet Healthy in the Outdoors 8:30 am
Keeping Your Pet Healthy in the Outdoors @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 11 @ 8:30 am
Amber Wobken from Canine Country Club in Hooper, NE will discuss pet health when camping/hiking/hunting with your pet.  Afterward we’ll have a people/pet hike on the trail around Lake 17 and circle around to our[...]
Meet the Snakes of Nebraska-Up Close and In Person 2:00 pm
Meet the Snakes of Nebraska-Up Close and In Person @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dennis Ferraro, UNL Herpetologist, will be at Fremont Lakes SRA on Sunday, Sept. 11 from 2:00-4:00 pm.  His program is titled “Meet the Snakes of Nebraska-Up Close and In Person.”  He will be doing short[...]
Family Fishing – Scottsbluff 5:00 pm
Family Fishing – Scottsbluff @ Zoo Pond
Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Family Fishing Events provide opportunities for people of all ages who have never fished or have not fished in years to learn and enjoy the activity. Rods and reels, as well as bait and fishing[...]
Evening Nature Walk 6:00 pm
Evening Nature Walk @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Follow the local naturalist as we experiment with creating field journals and investigate the trails of Ash Hollow!  Join us at Ash Hollow at the picnic area Sunday – September 11th for an Evening Nature[...]
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APHA Trail Ride
APHA Trail Ride @ Fort Robinson State Park
Sep 12 all-day
Mark your calendar!  September 12th is the APHA Trail Ride at Fort Robinson State Park. More information to come. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ 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[...]
Outdoor Skills Club 4:30 pm
Outdoor Skills Club @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students Outdoor Skills is an educational program for ages 8-12. The program will include an educational portion where kids will have the opportunity to learn more about nature, animals, and their[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Requirements Proof of Online Independent Study Students ages 11 through 15 who have completed Hunter-ed and/or Bowhunter-ed online courses must attend the Hunt Safe Session in order to be issued a certificate of completion. If[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ 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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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 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 Fishing 6:00 pm
Family Fishing @ Holmes Lake
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for Family Fishing at Holmes Lake. Look for our colorful fishing trailer, where we will have rods and reels, as well as bait and fishing instructions. No experience necessary. The event is free.[...]
Family Fishing Night – Lincoln 6:00 pm
Family Fishing Night – Lincoln @ Holmes Lake
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Fishing Events provide opportunities for people of all ages who have never fished or have not fished in years to learn and enjoy the activity. Rods and reels, as well as bait and fishing[...]
Intro to Handguns 6:00 pm
Intro to Handguns @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students 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[...]
Learn to Hunt – Small Game 6:00 pm
Learn to Hunt – Small Game @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This free workshop is open to all ages & experience levels. Come learn more about what is needed to hunt small game animals. Registration Required to ensure adequate materials.
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 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[...]
Learn to Hunt – Deer 6:30 pm
Learn to Hunt – Deer @ Lincoln Park Fire Station
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This free workshop is a great opportunity to learn about the strategies, gear and techniques that will help in your pursuit of deer this fall. Free and open to all ages and experience levels.  [...]
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Bird Walks at Lake Ogallala 7:45 am
Bird Walks at Lake Ogallala @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 14 @ 7:45 am
All ages welcome for the Bird Walk! Meet at the Lake McConaughy Visitors Center by 7:45 am. Bring comfortable shoes and prepare for about a 2 mile hike.   Binoculars, guides, and checklists will be provided.[...]
Explore Archery 5:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 14 @ 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[...]
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All About Butterflies 5:00 pm
All About Butterflies @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Here is your chance to get the scoop on butterflies!  Join us at the Lake McConaughy Visitors Center on Thursday – September 15th for All About Butterflies! Michael Eskelson and Davie Lott will be speaking[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
Rifle Shooting Series 6:00 pm
Rifle Shooting Series @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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2016 Applejack Festival
2016 Applejack Festival @ Arbor Lodge Farm
Sep 16 all-day
Mark your calendar: Nebraska City’s annual Applejack Festival is Sept. 16-18, 2016. We invite you to join us in celebrating an abundant apple harvest! Activities include: Apple picking Live music, bubble making, face painting, and[...]
Mainly Marathon
Mainly Marathon @ Chadron State Park
Sep 16 all-day
Please join us at Chadron State Park on September 16th for the Mainly Marathon! More information to come. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Families on Target 6:00 pm
Families on Target @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring the family out for a game night on the archery range. We will have the range set up with unique archery games and targets for your family to enjoy. Make every Friday night family[...]
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Bowhunter Sight-In Weekend 12:00 pm
Bowhunter Sight-In Weekend @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm
Looking for a little expert advice as you get prepped to hunt with your bow during the cooler weather? On September 17-18 and October 1-2, the Outdoor Education Center will have one of our archery[...]
2016 Applejack Festival
2016 Applejack Festival @ Arbor Lodge Farm
Sep 17 all-day
Mark your calendar: Nebraska City’s annual Applejack Festival is Sept. 16-18, 2016. We invite you to join us in celebrating an abundant apple harvest! Activities include: Apple picking Live music, bubble making, face painting, and[...]
Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This FREE fun-filled, family friendly weekend has over 85 hands-on activities featuring outdoor education, sports and recreation, there is something for everyone to touch, see and do at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo Sept. 17-18 at Ponca State[...]
Living History 10:00 am
Living History @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Rock Creek Station State Historical Park invites you to join them for a Living History Day on Sept. 17, 2016, and again on October 15, 2016.  The time both days is 10 AM to 4 PM. [...]
Smoke on the River BBQ Challenge 2:00 pm
Smoke on the River BBQ Challenge @ Ponca State Park
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm
Ponca State Park is hosting it’s first “Smoke on the River, BBQ Challenge” Saturday, September 17th during the 12th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo! There will be three main categories: pork, poultry, and beef. An[...]
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2016 Applejack Festival
2016 Applejack Festival @ Arbor Lodge Farm
Sep 18 all-day
Mark your calendar: Nebraska City’s annual Applejack Festival is Sept. 16-18, 2016. We invite you to join us in celebrating an abundant apple harvest! Activities include: Apple picking Live music, bubble making, face painting, and[...]
Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This FREE fun-filled, family friendly weekend has over 85 hands-on activities featuring outdoor education, sports and recreation, there is something for everyone to touch, see and do at the Missouri River Outdoor Expo Sept. 17-18 at Ponca State[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ 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[...]
Outdoor Skills Club 4:30 pm
Outdoor Skills Club @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students Outdoor Skills is an educational program for ages 8-12. The program will include an educational portion where kids will have the opportunity to learn more about nature, animals, and their[...]
Nebraska Firearm and Bowhunter Education Course 6:00 pm
Nebraska Firearm and Bowhunter Education Course @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Overview Firearm Hunter Education Courses will provide instruction in the areas of safe firearm use, shooting and sighting techniques, hunter ethics, game identification, and conservation management. Hunters ages 12 through 29 must have completed Firearm[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ 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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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 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[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 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[...]
Women’s Firearm Series – Introduction to Handguns 6:30 pm
Women’s Firearm Series – Introduction to Handguns @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for a 3-month series of classes on handgun safety and shooting proficiency. Each class will focus on a specific activity related to firearms knowledge, skills, and training. This series will include both classroom[...]
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Explore Archery 5:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 21 @ 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[...]
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Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
Rifle Shooting Series 6:00 pm
Rifle Shooting Series @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Families on Target 6:00 pm
Families on Target @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring the family out for a game night on the archery range. We will have the range set up with unique archery games and targets for your family to enjoy. Make every Friday night family[...]
Pistol Fun Shoot 6:00 pm
Pistol Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Put your handgun skills to the test – shoot range-furnished fun targets and compete against your fellow enthusiasts for pride and prizes. Open to rim and center fire pistols that meet NOEC range requirements. Four[...]
Stargazing at Ash Hollow SHP 7:30 pm
Stargazing at Ash Hollow SHP @ Ash Hollow State Historical Park
Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm
Join us on the hill to the visitors center as we discuss the night sky. All ages welcome.    Telescope, binoculars, and additional materials will be provided. Local amateur astronomers will be there to share information.[...]
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Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA)
Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA) @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 24 all-day
Mark your calendar!  September 24-25tha Competitive Horse Trail Ride sponsored by NECTRA will be at Indian Cave State Park. More information to come. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Growing Up WILD
Growing Up WILD @ Camp Calvin Crest
Sep 24 all-day
Join us for a Growing Up WILD workshop focusing on elementary science education standards and learning objectives. We will focus on topics such as life cycles, habitats, and adaptations. The workshop times are TBD. This[...]
Clear Shot Firearms Concealed Carry Class 8:00 am
Clear Shot Firearms Concealed Carry Class @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 24 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students What you need to bring: • Safe, fully operable hand gun • 100 rounds of factory ammo (no reloads) • Hearing and eye protection • A dominant side holster •[...]
Hidden Treasure 9:00 am
Hidden Treasure @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am
Find ‘Hidden Treasure’ at Fremont Lakes on September 24th for our Let’s Camp America scavenger hunt. To celebrate Let’s Camp America day, we’re having a scavenger hunt to help you get to know Fremont Lakes State[...]
2016 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational 10:00 am
2016 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational @ Pressey Wildlife Management Area
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am
This is a “free” competition, open to all youth age 11 years old or older who have successfully completed Hunter Education and who have not yet graduated from high school. Proof of Hunter Education certification[...]
Wheels of Transportation 10:00 am
Wheels of Transportation @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Visit Arbor Lodge this fall! 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. Admission[...]
Bike the Lakes at Fremont Lakes SRA 2:00 pm
Bike the Lakes at Fremont Lakes SRA @ Fremont State Recreation Area
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm
Fremont State Recreation Area invites you to join us for the first annual Bike Your Park Day on September 24! This national event will inspire and empower thousands of people to bike in or to nearby[...]
Red Willow Family Fun Night 5:00 pm
Red Willow Family Fun Night @ Red Willow Reservoir State Recreation Area
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for Red Willow Family Fun Night this Saturday the 24th as part of the local Heritage Days celebration.  Time will be 5:00 pm 9:00 pm. Family cookout from 5-6 at the tent camping[...]
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Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA)
Competitive Horse Trail Ride (Sponsored by NECTRA) @ Indian Cave State Park
Sep 25 all-day
Mark your calendar!  September 24-25tha Competitive Horse Trail Ride sponsored by NECTRA will be at Indian Cave State Park. More information to come. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Wheels of Transportation 10:00 am
Wheels of Transportation @ Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Visit Arbor Lodge this fall! 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. Admission[...]
Delta Waterfowl Workshop 1:00 pm
Delta Waterfowl Workshop @ Mormon Island State Recreation Area
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join Delta Waterfowl and Nebraska Game and Parks at Mormon Island for a day of waterfowl fun. Guest will be able to understand the Delta Waterfowl role, play fun waterfowl games, learn about ducks and[...]
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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ 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[...]
Outdoor Skills Club 4:30 pm
Outdoor Skills Club @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students Outdoor Skills is an educational program for ages 8-12. The program will include an educational portion where kids will have the opportunity to learn more about nature, animals, and their[...]
Nebraska Firearm and Bowhunter Education Course 6:00 pm
Nebraska Firearm and Bowhunter Education Course @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Overview Firearm Hunter Education Courses will provide instruction in the areas of safe firearm use, shooting and sighting techniques, hunter ethics, game identification, and conservation management. Hunters ages 12 through 29 must have completed Firearm[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ 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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Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 4:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 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[...]
Intro to Handguns 6:00 pm
Intro to Handguns @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Special Instructions for All Students 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[...]
Rifle Sight-In Tips & Tricks Clinic 6:00 pm
Rifle Sight-In Tips & Tricks Clinic @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Deer season for rifle opens November 12th this year. Are you ready? Designed for beginner to intermediate rifle hunters (or target shooters), this 2 hour clinic will cover solid sighting positions, the importance of shooting[...]
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program 6:30 pm
Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) & Adult Archery Program @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 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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Bird Walks at Lake Ogallala 7:45 am
Bird Walks at Lake Ogallala @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 28 @ 7:45 am
All ages welcome for the Bird Walk! Meet at the Lake McConaughy Visitors Center by 7:45 am. Bring comfortable shoes and prepare for about a 2 mile hike.   Binoculars, guides, and checklists will be provided.[...]
Explore Archery 5:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 28 @ 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[...]
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Coffee and Canvas 5:00 pm
Coffee and Canvas @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Sip a cup of coffee and paint at the lake! Meet at the Lake McConaughy SRA Visitors Center. Follow an instructed painting, paint the scenery, or create an original! Canvas, paint, and brushes will be[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
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Cider and Canvas 5:00 pm
Cider and Canvas @ Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Relax and paint while enjoying a cup of warm apple cider!  Meet at the Lake McConaughy SRA Visitors Center.  Follow an instructed painting, paint the scenery, or create an original! Canvas, paint, and brushes will[...]
Families on Target 6:00 pm
Families on Target @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bring the family out for a game night on the archery range. We will have the range set up with unique archery games and targets for your family to enjoy. Make every Friday night family[...]
Rifle Fun Shoot 6:00 pm
Rifle Fun Shoot @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Put your rifle skills to the test – shoot range-furnished fun targets and compete against your fellow enthusiasts for pride and prizes. Open to all rifles & sight types that meet NOEC range requirements. Four[...]
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