Welcome to Kimmel Rex!Rex Nelson has started his role as Community Vitality Initiative Extension Educator at the Kimmel Education and Research Center. Rex farmed for many years in southwest Nebraska and most recently served as the Economic Development Director for the community of McCook. He is well known and networked throughout Nebraska. His responsibilities will focus on regional food system business start-ups, expansions and entrepreneurship, as well as leveraging the Kimmel Orchard as a learning laboratory.
Let's Creatively Grow Together...The Kimmel Education and Research Center extends the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus into the heart of Southeast Nebraska, where we help Nebraskans enrich their lives through research-based education.
Open Monday-Friday 8AM-4:30PM
Address: 5985 G Road, Nebraska City, Nebraska
After School ProgramsCheck out our afterschool programs learning opportunities- Code Camp, MakeyMakey Camp, Junk Drawer Robotics and Robotics Club
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