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End of Summer Bash
End of Summer Bash @ Lewis & Clark SRA
Aug 30 – Sep 1 all-day
The public is invited to enjoy a bird walk, kayaking, and other Naturalist activities. Park entry permit required.
Living History
Living History @ Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
Sep 1 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[...]
Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The members and families of the Third U.S. Artillery Company C in the Union Army will pitch tents, build campfires and live for a few days as people did in the 1860s.   Cannon firing will take place at 2:00 p.m.[...]
Sidewalk Chalk with Emerald Ash Borer/Pollinator program 10:00 am
Sidewalk Chalk with Emerald Ash Borer/Pollinator program @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am
Children of all ages are welcome to come and show their creative side.  Bring your own chalk or borrow ours. Educational packets for all participants. A pollinator/emerald ash borer program will follow. Park entry permit[...]
Critter Corner 11:00 am
Critter Corner @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am
Sunday, September 1st at 11:00 AM. Meet near ADA Fishing Pier at North Day Use Area. Free. A very popular program for all ages. We provide a snap-shot of wildlife found in Northeastern Nebraska and[...]
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Treasure Hunt
Treasure Hunt @ Danish Alps State Recreation Area
Sep 2 all-day
Monday, September 2nd All Day. Sign up at the Entry Booth. Free. Grab a treasure map and see how well you can find your way around Danish Alps. Follow the clues, keep your eyes open,[...]
Living History 9:00 am
Living History @ Fort Kearny State Historical Park
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The members and families of the Third U.S. Artillery Company C in the Union Army will pitch tents, build campfires and live for a few days as people did in the 1860s.   Cannon firing will take place at 2:00 p.m.[...]
Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 2 @ 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
Sep 3 @ 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[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 3 @ 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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College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 4 @ 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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Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) 5:00 pm
Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Join us for this popular league for pistol enthusiasts of all skill levels. Pick from optical (red dot/scope) or metallic sight divisions, depending on your equipment. Scores for each evening and a cumulative score for[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 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
Sep 5 @ 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[...]
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop 6:00 pm
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop @ Seward County Fairgrounds
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This event requires pre-registration.  To register email monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov with your full name, affiliation, and ages of children you work with. Early childhood education is critical to developing well-rounded adults with good critical thinking skills. Research[...]
Archery Team – JOAD 7:00 pm
Archery Team – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 5 @ 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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Ladies Lunch and Learn: Fall Hunting 12:00 pm
Ladies Lunch and Learn: Fall Hunting @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Perfect for beginners, our Lunch and Lessons fall hunting sessions provide an introduction to different types of species that can be hunted during the fall season – at a convenient time for you! Fridays in[...]
FIRST SHOTS Pistol 5:00 pm
FIRST SHOTS Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
NSSF First Shots Logo 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[...]
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 6 @ 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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GSSF Indoor League Series – Match 3 7:30 am
GSSF Indoor League Series – Match 3 @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 7 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Registration for the Outdoor Education Center?s GSSF Indoor League Series – Match 3 on September 7, 2019. Competitors must shoot in two out of the three available matches to be eligible for prizes. Competitors may[...]
Hooked For Life – McCook, Barnet Park Lake 10:00 am
Hooked For Life – McCook, Barnet Park Lake @ Barnet Park Lake
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us at Barnet Park Lake in McCook on September 8 from 10:00-2:00 for our kids fishing event called “Hooked for Life”! A Park Entry Permit is required.
7th Annual Night Owl Run/Walk 7:00 pm
7th Annual Night Owl Run/Walk @ Niobrara State Park
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm
CANCELED – The Night Owl Run has been canceled for 2019, but will be back again in 2020!  
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Monarch Tagging 1:00 pm
Monarch Tagging @ Lake Wanahoo Recreation Area
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for a Monarch Butterfly tagging event at Lake Wanahoo (Ron Larsen Day Use Area) where you will have the chance to catch, tag, and release monarch butterflies, weather permitting — this is a[...]
Community Fishing Night – Scottsbluff 4:00 pm
Community Fishing Night – Scottsbluff @ Zoo Pond
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 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 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 9 @ 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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Fall NASP League 5:00 pm
Fall NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Just because you are picking up your homework again this fall doesn’t mean you have to put down your bow. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 10 @ 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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College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 11 @ 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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Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) 5:00 pm
Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Join us for this popular league for pistol enthusiasts of all skill levels. Pick from optical (red dot/scope) or metallic sight divisions, depending on your equipment. Scores for each evening and a cumulative score for[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 12 @ 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
Sep 12 @ 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
Sep 12 @ 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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Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 13 @ 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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Moonshell Storytelling Festival 10:30 am
Moonshell Storytelling Festival @ Eugene T. Mahoney State Park
Sep 14 @ 10:30 am – 9:45 pm
Join us at Eugene T. Mahoney State Park on September 14th from 10:30am – 9:45pm for the Moonshell Storytelling Festival Located at the Outdoor Pavilion. Four famous storytellers from across the Midwest will share techniques[...]
Birds and Bagels 11:00 am
Birds and Bagels @ Wildcat Hills Nature Center
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am
Uncover the birds that call the Wildcat Hills home! We will learn about research being done in the area, common migratory birds and even take a short .57 mile hike. Bring your hiking shoes and[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 16 @ 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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Fall NASP League 5:00 pm
Fall NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Just because you are picking up your homework again this fall doesn’t mean you have to put down your bow. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 17 @ 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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College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 18 @ 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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Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) 5:00 pm
Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Join us for this popular league for pistol enthusiasts of all skill levels. Pick from optical (red dot/scope) or metallic sight divisions, depending on your equipment. Scores for each evening and a cumulative score for[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 19 @ 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
Sep 19 @ 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
Sep 19 @ 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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Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 20 @ 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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15th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
15th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrate our outdoor heritage with more than 90 hands-on free exhibits, demonstrations, vendors, and all-day entertainment. This fun and educational weekend for the whole family includes kayaking, shooting sports, fishing, outdoor cooking, rock climbing wall,[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 10:00 am
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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 you’ve completed the online course in[...]
Ranch Life 1860s 10:00 am
Ranch Life 1860s @ Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Living Historian volunteers inhabit the reconstructed east ranch demonstrating and recreating the general daily life, clothing and chores of living and surviving on the great plains of Nebraska Territory. Park entry permit required.
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15th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo 9:00 am
15th Annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo @ Ponca State Park
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrate our outdoor heritage with more than 90 hands-on free exhibits, demonstrations, vendors, and all-day entertainment. This fun and educational weekend for the whole family includes kayaking, shooting sports, fishing, outdoor cooking, rock climbing wall,[...]
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Archery 1 – JOAD 6:30 pm
Archery 1 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 23 @ 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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Fall NASP League 5:00 pm
Fall NASP League @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Just because you are picking up your homework again this fall doesn’t mean you have to put down your bow. Join us for NASP league and you can practice every week… for prizes! If you[...]
Archery 2 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 2 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 24 @ 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[...]
Linking Literature & Science: Insects 6:30 pm
Linking Literature & Science: Insects @ Gretna Public Library
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
This workshop requires pre-registration.  To register email monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov with your full name, email address, ages of children you work with, and affiliation. Join us as we investigate ways to use literature books to engage children[...]
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College Night on the Range 8:30 pm
College Night on the Range @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 25 @ 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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Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) 5:00 pm
Rimfire Pistol League (Fall Series) @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Join us for this popular league for pistol enthusiasts of all skill levels. Pick from optical (red dot/scope) or metallic sight divisions, depending on your equipment. Scores for each evening and a cumulative score for[...]
Archery 3 – JOAD 6:00 pm
Archery 3 – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 26 @ 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
Sep 26 @ 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
Sep 26 @ 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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Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD 5:30 pm
Archery 2 (Compound) – JOAD @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 27 @ 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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2019 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational
2019 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational @ Pressey Wildlife Management Area (17 miles south of Broken Bow, NE)
Sep 28 all-day
Join us for the 2019 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational, the longest running organized youth shooting event in Nebraska. This is a free competition, open to all youth age 11 or older who have successfully[...]
FIRST SHOTS Pistol 9:00 am
FIRST SHOTS Pistol @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 28 @ 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[...]
Living History – Table Creek Rendezvous 9:00 am
Living History – Table Creek Rendezvous @ Arbot Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside Arbor Lodge Mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Enjoy blacksmithing, butter churning, breadmaking,[...]
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session 10:00 am
Nebraska Hunt Safe Session @ Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
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 you’ve completed the online course in[...]
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Living History – Table Creek Rendezvous 9:00 am
Living History – Table Creek Rendezvous @ Arbot Lodge State Historical Park
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside Arbor Lodge Mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark. Enjoy blacksmithing, butter churning, breadmaking,[...]
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