This year we are making individual sessions of the Farm Beginnings program available to the public if they are interested. Classes are being held on different Saturdays at the Douglas County Extension office on 8015 West Center Rd. in Omaha. If you are interested...
Kimmel Education and Research Center
Strategies for Behavior Management in Non-Traditional SettingsTwo-day workshop designed for Extension or OST professionals to discover techniques in preventing and minimizing youth misbehavior while working with young people. Now reopened for registrations at Nebraska City location.
Pollinator Playground Grand Opening!Join us during Arbor Day Weekend on Saturday, April 28th! Pollinator Playground Open. Author/Illustrator Bruce Arant activities. Power of Wind Art Show.
The Power of Wind and Water Art ShowThe second annual Power of Wind & Water Art Show will be held from April 23rd through April 28th, 2018. Judging will be done on Saturday April 21st from 10am until noon. Original pieces of artwork on display during the show represent the various ways in which wind and water has been harnessed and used as energy.
Ideas + Brainstorming + Collaboration = Lots of fun!Join us for our next Hackathon, where people of all ages, all talents, and all design skills, form teams and work to develop a unique solution to a presented challenge. Tuesday, May 29th at Kimmel Education & Research Center, Nebraska City, NE.
"I Wonder" book is now available!The "I Wonder" book encourages children to think about the world in which they live. This new book, written by Dr. Deb Weitzenkamp, a Nebraska Extension educator is now available!
The "I Wonder" book encourages children to think about the world in which they live. In a beautifully illustrated orchard setting, the young reader will journey along with the amused explorer and begin to wonder about bees, butterflies and more! This book is written by Dr. Deb Weitzenkamp, a Nebraska Extension educator...
4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults. In Nebraska, 1-in-3 age-eligible youth participates in 4-H, which is present in all 93 counties. These youth, ages 5-18, participate through camps, clubs, school enrichment, and afterschool programs. All 4-H programs are consistent in placing strong emphasis on life skills, such as problem solving, responsibility, citizenship, and leadership.
Youth will be excited to learn introductory computer science in a game environment! Code Camp is designed for ages 8-13 interested in coding. If you can read, then you can code! Excel at problem solving in all subject areas.
The Community Vitality Initiative is focused on launching the heart and soul of the state, its rural and urban communities, into the future by focusing on entrepreneurship, recruiting new residents, disaster recovery, broadband access, engaging youth and young adults, and building businesses.