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Learn to Hunt Camp 8:30 am
Learn to Hunt Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 1 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Students will learn the fundamentals of safe and successful hunting, including hunting techniques, firearm handling and marksmanship, species identification, tree stand safety, and conservation principles. Students will gain hands-on experience with modern bowhunting equipment and[...]
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Western and Wildlife Art Show
Western and Wildlife Art Show @ Fort Robinson State Park
Jul 2 – Jul 4 all-day
National and local artists will be selling and displaying art. Artists will be set up at the old veterinarian barn. Park entry permit required.
Learn to Hunt Camp 8:30 am
Learn to Hunt Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Students will learn the fundamentals of safe and successful hunting, including hunting techniques, firearm handling and marksmanship, species identification, tree stand safety, and conservation principles. Students will gain hands-on experience with modern bowhunting equipment and[...]
Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Summer NASP League 5:15 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 2 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
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Learn to Hunt Camp 8:30 am
Learn to Hunt Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 3 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Students will learn the fundamentals of safe and successful hunting, including hunting techniques, firearm handling and marksmanship, species identification, tree stand safety, and conservation principles. Students will gain hands-on experience with modern bowhunting equipment and[...]
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Red, White, and Blue Day – A Salute to Our Troops
Red, White, and Blue Day – A Salute to Our Troops @ Lewis & Clark SRA
Jul 4 all-day
11:00 am—12:00 pm: Arts and Crafts! – Join the Park Naturalist for a Fourth of July themed craft! Meet at the Weigand Shelter. $1 per craft. 2:00—3:00 pm: Critter Corner Join the Park Naturalist in[...]
Beginner’s Fishing Clinic 9:00 am
Beginner’s Fishing Clinic @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Jul 4 @ 9:00 am
Thursday, July 4th at 9:00 AM. Meet at ADA Fishing Pier. Free. Experience the great fishing at Kramper Lake! Baiting a hook, casting, fish identification, and other hands-on demonstrations will be presented. Bait and equipment[...]
Pollinator/Bird Program 10:00 am
Pollinator/Bird Program @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am
Join us at the RV campground for root beer floats for $1 and a pollinator/bird program at the gazebo. Park entry permit required.
Annual 4th of July BBQ 11:00 am
Annual 4th of July BBQ @ Fort Robinson State Park
Jul 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join us at Fort Robinson State Park for a delicious July 4th barbeque! While you’re here be sure to check out the Western and Wildlife Art Show or any of the activities available at the[...]
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Introduction to Kayaking Courses 11:00 am
Introduction to Kayaking Courses @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am
Friday, July 5th at 11:00 AM-12:30 PM and 2-3:30 PM. Meet at the Boat Ramp. Preregister at the Entry Booth. $15 per NGPC kayak retail.  Free, if using your own kayak. Bring your own kayak[...]
Nature Scavenger Hunt 11:00 am
Nature Scavenger Hunt @ Lewis & Clark State Recreation Area
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am
11:00 am: Nature Scavenger Hunt! – Have fun while learning by taking part in a nature scavenger hunt with the Park Naturalist! Meet at the Swim Beach.  Park entry permit required.
Summer NASP League 4:00 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Outdoor Movie 9:00 pm
Outdoor Movie @ Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area
Jul 5 @ 9:00 pm
9:00 pm: Outdoor Movie – Join the park staff in watching an Outdoor Movie. The movie will be The Sandlot! The movie will be located at the Weigand Shelter. Please bring chairs or blankets to[...]
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Living History
Living History @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Jul 6 all-day
Fort Atkinson SHP in Ft. Calhoun, NE. will be hosting a series of Living History weekends from May through October. The park will be celebrating a bicentennial year with it being two hundred years that[...]
Red, White, and Blue Weekend
Red, White, and Blue Weekend @ Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area
Jul 6 all-day
10:00 am—12:00 pm: Kayaking— Join the park staff for a fun morning of kayaking. You must be 10 years old to kayak alone; if you are under 10, you must be with an adult. Meet[...]
GSSF Indoor League Series – Match 1 7:30 am
GSSF Indoor League Series – Match 1 @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 6 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Registration for the Outdoor Education Center?s GSSF Indoor League Series – Match 1 on July 6, 2019. Our other matches will be on August 3 and September 7. Competitors must shoot in two out of[...]
Advanced Kayaking Courses 11:00 am
Advanced Kayaking Courses @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Jul 6 @ 11:00 am
Saturday, July 6th at 11:00 AM-12:30 PM and 2-3:30 PM. Meet at the Boat Ramp. Preregister at the Entry Booth. $15 per NGPC kayak retail.  Free, if using your own kayak. Whether you have attended[...]
FIRST SHOTS Archery 12:00 pm
FIRST SHOTS Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Take your first shots with us! The biggest challenge for new shooters is getting started. First Shots makes getting started in shooting very easy – and, best of all, it’s only $10! At a First[...]
Buffalo Cookout and Corps of Discovery in Song and Story 6:00 pm
Buffalo Cookout and Corps of Discovery in Song and Story @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm
Buffalo cookout with Humanities Nebraska Program “Corps of Discovery in Song and Story” presented by Michael F. McDonald. Through original songs and stories, McDonald leads a lively celebration of the challenges and adventures faced by[...]
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Living History
Living History @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Jul 7 all-day
Fort Atkinson SHP in Ft. Calhoun, NE. will be hosting a series of Living History weekends from May through October. The park will be celebrating a bicentennial year with it being two hundred years that[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Archery Academy Camp 8:00 am
Archery Academy Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
This exclusively archery-focused camp will take students’ archery skills to the next level. Youth that are new, intermediate, or advanced will all find a path that adds to their knowledge and ability. Topics covered include[...]
Wetland Conservation Along the River 1:00 pm
Wetland Conservation Along the River @ Ord USDA Service Center
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Riparian wetlands are home to a wide variety of wildlife. Join us to learn about different techniques to improve wetland wildlife habitat and programs that can assist with the costs and design of wetland projects.[...]
Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Summer NASP League 5:15 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln @ Oak Lake
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 6:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
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Archery Academy Camp 8:00 am
Archery Academy Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 10 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
This exclusively archery-focused camp will take students’ archery skills to the next level. Youth that are new, intermediate, or advanced will all find a path that adds to their knowledge and ability. Topics covered include[...]
Family Fun Nights – McCook 6:00 pm
Family Fun Nights – McCook @ Red Willow Reservoir
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Family Fun Night activities include: Fishing (equipment provided), Archery, Kayaking and Family Cookout. All gear for activities will be provided. Only the park sticker needed to participate. All participants ages 16 and older need a[...]
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Archery Academy Camp 8:00 am
Archery Academy Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
This exclusively archery-focused camp will take students’ archery skills to the next level. Youth that are new, intermediate, or advanced will all find a path that adds to their knowledge and ability. Topics covered include[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery. If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 6:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The team is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Center Shot Archery Academy team members are focused on competing in their chosen sport[...]
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Cowboy Mounted Shooting Event
Cowboy Mounted Shooting Event @ Fort Robinson State Park
Jul 12 – Jul 14 all-day
Cowboy Mounted Shooting Event @ Fort Robinson State Park
Contestants from Nebraska, Colorado, and Wyoming will participate in a mounted shooting contest will be held in the Arena each day. Park entry permit required.
Ladies Lunch and Lesson 11:15 am
Ladies Lunch and Lesson @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 12 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons firearm series provides an introduction to different gun types – at a convenient time. Fridays in July 11:15-12pm! This month, be sure to bring your sack lunch with[...]
Summer NASP League 4:00 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Holdrege 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Holdrege @ City Park Lake
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
S’mores with the Doerrs 7:00 pm
S’mores with the Doerrs @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm
Enjoy s’mores in the RV campground while learning more about geocaching. Park entry permit required.
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6th Annual “Event with a View” 9:00 am
6th Annual “Event with a View” @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Gary and Liz Doerr present a great chance to learn more about geocaching! Niobrara State Park has over 60 caches for beginners to veterans. Meet at the Buffalo Cookout Pavilion. Park entry permit required.
Introduction to Archery 10:00 am
Introduction to Archery @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday, July 13th from 10:00 AM to Noon. Meet at Spillway near ADA Fishing Pier. $1 per six arrows. Learn to fire an arrow or come knock off some rust. Introductory Archery course will be[...]
Water Wonders 10:00 am
Water Wonders @ Wildcat Hills Nature Center
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am
Soak up a vast knowledge about water at this program. Discover the different states of water, how it moves and what we can do to conserve it. Park entry permit required.
Try Archery 12:00 pm
Try Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Want to see what archery is all about? Never held a bow before? Not sure where to begin? Try Archery is your place to start! This easy-going program covers basic range rules and procedures, along[...]
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The Spirit of Mars – A Living History Presentation 11:00 am
The Spirit of Mars – A Living History Presentation @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am
This presentation by Samuel J. Haskin as portrayed b D.R. Haskin provides an entertaining, “first hand” account of the early settlement of the area in and around Ashfall Fossil Beds near Royal, Nebraska. Park entry[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Summer NASP League 5:15 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 16 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Wetland Restoration and Management in the Rainwater Basin 5:30 pm
Wetland Restoration and Management in the Rainwater Basin
Jul 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for an evening of good food and great conservation. We will discuss some of the wonders of the Rainwater Basin wetlands, restoration benefits, and proper management. In addition we will close out the[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Kearney 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Kearney @ Archway Monument Pond
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Papillion 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Papillion @ Lake Halleck
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching[...]
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Lincoln @ Bowling Lake
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery. If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 6:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The team is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Center Shot Archery Academy team members are focused on competing in their chosen sport[...]
Community Fishing Night – Norfolk 7:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Norfolk @ Skyview Lake
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Ladies Lunch and Lesson 11:15 am
Ladies Lunch and Lesson @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 19 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons firearm series provides an introduction to different gun types – at a convenient time. Fridays in July 11:15-12pm! This month, be sure to bring your sack lunch with[...]
Desperado Days Pool Party 1:00 pm
Desperado Days Pool Party @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free pool admission from 1pm to 3pm sponsored by Hartington Bank. Park entry permit required.
Summer NASP League 4:00 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Broken Bow 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Broken Bow @ Melham Park Pond
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Cornhusker State Games, Shoreline Fishing Tournament and Casting Competition – Lincoln 6:30 am
Cornhusker State Games, Shoreline Fishing Tournament and Casting Competition – Lincoln @ Holmes Lake
Jul 20 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Register online at CornhuskerStateGames.com DATE: Saturday, July 20, 2019 TIMES: Check-in: 6:30 a.m. Largest Fish: 7 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Casting Contest: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. SITE: Holmes Lake (70th and Normal Blvd. Lincoln)[...]
Carp-O-Rama – North Platte 8:00 am
Carp-O-Rama – North Platte @ Lake Maloney
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Experience the fun of Fish Camp Join us for a one-day version of fish camp, featuring information on how to catch, clean and cook carp. Novice or expert, we have advice on fishing equipment and[...]
Snakes of Nebraska 9:30 am
Snakes of Nebraska @ Schramm Education Center
Jul 20 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Schramm Education Center is hosting the annual “Snakes of Nebraska” event, free to the public! University of Nebraska-Lincoln herpetologist Dennis Ferraro will be showing and presenting all 29 species of live snakes found in Nebraska![...]
Wetland Wanderer 11:00 am
Wetland Wanderer @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am
Saturday, July 20th at 11:00 AM. Meet at Hunting Access parking lot south of the Entry Booth. Free. Learn about the diversity, conservation, and natural history of wetlands.  We will  venture through one of Danish[...]
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast 12:00 pm
Nebraska Bowfishing Mentor Program Northeast @ Ponca State Park
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Looking to Discover the World of Bowfishing? We have the program to get your feet in the water. We will explore the gear needed, where and how to go, how to prepare your catch, and[...]
Try Archery 12:00 pm
Try Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Want to see what archery is all about? Never held a bow before? Not sure where to begin? Try Archery is your place to start! This easy-going program covers basic range rules and procedures, along[...]
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Snakes of Nebraska 9:30 am
Snakes of Nebraska @ Schramm Education Center
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Schramm Education Center is hosting the annual “Snakes of Nebraska” event, free to the public! University of Nebraska-Lincoln herpetologist Dennis Ferraro will be showing and presenting all 29 species of live snakes found in Nebraska![...]
Kite Day 1:00 pm
Kite Day @ Niobrara State Park
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us at the first picnic shelter on 3-Mile loop – bring your favorite kite or borrow one of ours. Fun for all ages! Park entry permit required.
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Outdoor Explorer’s Camp 8:00 am
Outdoor Explorer’s Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
This camp introduces a variety of outdoor programming for youth, from adventures and nature-based education to skill development. Participants will select their own path to follow each day based on their age, interests, and skill[...]
Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Summer NASP League 5:15 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
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Outdoor Explorer’s Camp 8:00 am
Outdoor Explorer’s Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 24 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
This camp introduces a variety of outdoor programming for youth, from adventures and nature-based education to skill development. Participants will select their own path to follow each day based on their age, interests, and skill[...]
Community Fishing Night – Omaha 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Omaha @ Benson Lake
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Family Fun Nights – McCook 6:00 pm
Family Fun Nights – McCook @ Red Willow Reservoir
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Family Fun Night activities include: Fishing (equipment provided), Archery, Kayaking and Family Cookout. All gear for activities will be provided. Only the park sticker needed to participate. All participants ages 16 and older need a[...]
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Outdoor Explorer’s Camp 8:00 am
Outdoor Explorer’s Camp @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
This camp introduces a variety of outdoor programming for youth, from adventures and nature-based education to skill development. Participants will select their own path to follow each day based on their age, interests, and skill[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The advanced level class is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. This additional Center Shot Archery Academy class section offers high level coaching[...]
Explore Archery 6:00 pm
Explore Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Archery is a fun and perfect fit for beginners of any ability wanting to get started in the sport of archery. If a student is fairly new to archery and looking for a full[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The team is open to students that have previously been enrolled at the team level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Center Shot Archery Academy team members are focused on competing in their chosen sport[...]
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6th Annual Campfire Christmas in July & Campground Decorating Contest
6th Annual Campfire Christmas in July & Campground Decorating Contest @ Indian Cave State Park
Jul 26 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park July 26-27 for our 6th Annual Campfire Christmas in July and Campground Decorating Contest. Craft fair, visit with Santa, horse drawn wagon rides, food vendors, games for the[...]
Ladies Lunch and Lesson 11:15 am
Ladies Lunch and Lesson @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 26 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons firearm series provides an introduction to different gun types – at a convenient time. Fridays in July 11:15-12pm! This month, be sure to bring your sack lunch with[...]
Summer NASP League 4:00 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
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6th Annual Campfire Christmas in July & Campground Decorating Contest
6th Annual Campfire Christmas in July & Campground Decorating Contest @ Indian Cave State Park
Jul 27 all-day
Join us at Indian Cave State Park July 26-27 for our 6th Annual Campfire Christmas in July and Campground Decorating Contest. Craft fair, visit with Santa, horse drawn wagon rides, food vendors, games for the[...]
2nd Annual Crofton’s Dam Run 8:00 am
2nd Annual Crofton’s Dam Run @ Lewis & Clark SRA
Jul 27 @ 8:00 am
Join us for the 2nd Annual Crofton’s Dam Run in Northeast Nebraska along the picturesque Lewis & Clark Lake in Crofton, Nebraska! Competitors 14 years of age and older will kayak 1 mile on the lake,[...]
FIRST SHOTS Pistol 9:00 am
FIRST SHOTS Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Take your first shots with us! The biggest challenge for new shooters is getting started. First Shots makes getting started in shooting very easy – and, best of all, it’s only $10! At a First[...]
Jingle Bell Junk & Craft Market 12:00 pm
Jingle Bell Junk & Craft Market @ Indian Cave State Park
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us at Indian Cave State Park on July 27th for our Jingle Bell Junk & Craft Market. Vendor space available by calling the park office. A Park Entry Permit is required.
Try Archery 12:00 pm
Try Archery @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Want to see what archery is all about? Never held a bow before? Not sure where to begin? Try Archery is your place to start! This easy-going program covers basic range rules and procedures, along[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This basic USA Archery class is open to students who are new to JOAD or who are still working to advance to Archery 2. Explore Archery is a recommended prerequisite but not required. Our Center[...]
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Glock Practice Nights 5:00 pm
Glock Practice Nights @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Come practice for upcoming Glock matches at the Outdoor Education Center on July 6, August 3, and September 7. Attend as few or as many nights as you wish, $10 per attendance. Course of fire[...]
Summer NASP League 5:15 pm
Summer NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 30 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Don’t leave archery behind for the summer. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you were a member of a public, private, parochial, or homeschool club during the[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our Center Shot Archery Academy intermediate level class is open to students who have previously been enrolled at the intermediate level OR have achieved the listed prerequisites. Lessons will focus on the form, equipment, and[...]
Community Fishing Night – Papillion 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Papillion @ Prairie Queen Lake
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
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Community Fishing Night – Grand Island 6:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Grand Island @ Mormon Island SRA Lake #1
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, events will be held at venues across the state. Look for the Family Fishing Trailer, or a gathering of NGPC Staff and volunteers, where loaner rods and[...]
Discover Fly Fishing – Grand Island 6:00 pm
Discover Fly Fishing – Grand Island @ Mormon Island SRA Lake #1
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If you have ever wondered if fly fishing is something you might enjoy, want to learn a few new details, or connect with others who fly fish; join us for Discover Fly Fishing. Sponsored by[...]
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