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As of July 1, Game and Parks will begin hosting some educational and naturalist programs on a limited basis. Visitors to offices, interpretive centers, education centers, nature centers and indoor events are temporarily required to wear a face mask. Please visit outdoornebraska.org/healthinfo for more information.

Mar
20
Sat
Spring Saturday Series: Turkey Hunting Using Calls @ Facebook Live Online
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The essence of spring wild turkey hunt is to attract a tom to your position by mimicking the sounds of a hen. Hear the tools and techniques to resemble turkey sounds well enough to fool a turkey. This one-hour turkey calling workshop will provide guidance as participants practice their turkey calls with experts! You can also discover what call will fit your hunt.

Event will be on Facebook Live – https://fb.me/e/VYNXa3Y3

 

Mar
22
Mon
Winter Archery Leagues @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Mar 22 all-day
Pistol Matches – March @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mar
23
Tue
Pre-K Nature Tails Program @ Online-ZOOM
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Gather your little ducklings, tadpoles, and bookworms for Nebraska Game and Parks’ new pre-k virtual nature program- Nature Tails!

Every Tuesday at 10am (Central Time) our outdoor educators from across the state will be reading a nature-themed children’s book in collaboration with the theme that week via ZOOM.

After a short book there will be a quick activity for kiddos and families to participate in.
Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate as well.

**Can’t make it one week? Don’t worry about missing out. All the videos will be recorded and uploaded so your little cubs can watch whenever they want.  No registration is required for these events. Simply use this link to login: https://outdoornebraska.zoom.us/j/99354189353
The same link will be used for each event.

Questions? Email monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov, or amanda.filipi@nebraska.gov

Each week and theme are listed below. Come to one, or come to all!

Tuesday March 9- Dinosaurs
Tuesday March 16-St. Patrick’s Day
Tuesday March 23- Weather
Tuesday March 30-Worms
Tuesday April 6- Prairies
Tuesday April 13- Seeds

Monarchs on a Mission @ Zoom
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Monarchs are fascinating creatures. From their migration totaling some 3,000 miles to their specific feeding and lifecycle requirements, Monarchs offer a unique approach to meeting state standards in your classroom.
At this FREE educator workshop we will explore the lifecycle, migration, habitat requirements and rearing techniques of the Monarch. We will use inquiry based hands-on activities covering a range of subjects including math, science, art and language arts to name a few.

Who should attend this workshop?
This workshop is designed for formal & informal educators as well as afterschool groups who educate and nurture students in grades Pre-k through 6th.
Participants will receive:
Monarchs and More: An Inquiry based CurriculumGuide
Monarch and More Milkweed Patch Insect ID Guide

Meeting Registration – Zoom

Mar
25
Thu
Women in the Field: Career Panel @ Online-ZOOM
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us in this FREE event in participation with Nebraska Outdoor Women’s Month, or NOW.

In this virtual career panel we will be highlighting different women in the conservation field.  Here, they will discuss their successes, challenges, failures, and their job duties.  The public is encouraged to ask questions and participate in this fun event talking about women in the conservation field in Nebraska.

This event is free, but does require pre-registration: https://outdoornebraska.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEvceGprz8qHNAUHRxUDgKTb_xWDGDr6fBU

 

Mar
27
Sat
Pistol Matches – March @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Mar 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mar
29
Mon
Winter Archery Leagues @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Mar 29 all-day
Mar
30
Tue
Pre-K Nature Tails Program @ Online-ZOOM
Mar 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Gather your little ducklings, tadpoles, and bookworms for Nebraska Game and Parks’ new pre-k virtual nature program- Nature Tails!

Every Tuesday at 10am (Central Time) our outdoor educators from across the state will be reading a nature-themed children’s book in collaboration with the theme that week via ZOOM.

After a short book there will be a quick activity for kiddos and families to participate in.
Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate as well.

**Can’t make it one week? Don’t worry about missing out. All the videos will be recorded and uploaded so your little cubs can watch whenever they want.  No registration is required for these events. Simply use this link to login: https://outdoornebraska.zoom.us/j/99354189353
The same link will be used for each event.

Questions? Email monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov, or amanda.filipi@nebraska.gov

Each week and theme are listed below. Come to one, or come to all!

Tuesday March 9- Dinosaurs
Tuesday March 16-St. Patrick’s Day
Tuesday March 23- Weather
Tuesday March 30-Worms
Tuesday April 6- Prairies
Tuesday April 13- Seeds

Let’s Go Birding! @ Online-ZOOM
Mar 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us as we explore the wonderful hobby of birding. Learn how to identify birds, observe their behaviors, and some amazing places in Nebraska to view birds. This a great opportunity for those new to birding, families wanting to know what birds are in their backyards, or those interested in becoming more keen observers. We cannot wait for you to experience the wonderful world of birding!

For more information please contact Olivia DaRugna at Olivia.darugna@nebraska.gov

This event is free to attend, and does not require registration. Simply use the link to login on the date and time of the event.

https://outdoornebraska.zoom.us/j/91512049237?pwd=Nmg0K2dXVUdXekhXbG5DK0xLUGJ2dz09

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