ASTRONOMY DAY » with Special Guest Retired NASA Astronaut Clayton Anderson Saturday, April 26 | 9:30am-4:30pm
Members, UNL Faculty/Staff, UNL Students: FREE
Non-members: Regular admission
Children and families will interact with astronomers, engineers and physicists to learn about planets, optics, telescopes, space travel, nanotechnology and more through hands-on activities. The event will also feature appearances by Nebraska's own astronaut, Clayton C. Anderson and opportunities to win prizes. More »
Five days, five locations, one great camp! Each day will be spent at a different kid destination in Lincoln: Lincoln Children's Museum, Morrill Hall, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln Children's Zoo and Pioneers Park Nature Center.
FOSSIL DIG 2014 » Curious about the excavation process and learning more about paleontology in Nebraska? Join the excavation team on either Friday, July 25 or Saturday, July 26 for a hands-on learning experience near Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park. Rhino and tortoise fossils are common at the site, and past participants have made many important discoveries. Make plans to attend by reserving your spot using the form below. Reserve today as group space is limited to 12 participants per day. For more information call (402) 893-2000.
Completed forms can be mailed to: Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park, 86930 517th Avenue, Royal, Nebraska 68773
Friends Members* $60 per person per day | Non-Members $110 per person per day
*Must be a 2014 Friends member prior to January 1st to qualify for the Friends rate.