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Youth & Family

Nebraska youth to participate in nationwide computer science challenge

Nebraska youth will join others around the world in the 11th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge from 4-5 p.m., Oct. 16.

A TREE-mendous celebration - Maxwell Arboretum fall festival is Oct. 18

The public is invited to the Friends of Maxwell Arboretum's fall festival on Oct. 18. This annual, family-friendly event will take place from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum, near 38th and Holdrege streets on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.
Maxwell Arboretum

20th annual Nebraska 4-H Foundation trail ride is Oct. 6-7

The Nebraska 4-H Foundation and friends are hosting the 20th annual 4-H benefit trail ride Oct. 6-7 at Nebraska National Forest near Halsey.
Trail Ride

Nebraska State Fair to feature 4-H exhibits, life-size robot, food samples

University of Nebraska–Lincoln representatives will join fairgoers in celebrating the state’s people, products and talent during the Nebraska State Fair Aug. 24 to Sept. 3 in Grand Island.
Raising Nebraska

Poll shows rural Nebraskans concerned about alcohol, drug abuse

Many rural Nebraskans think alcohol abuse and drug use are serious problems or crises in their communities, particularly in larger communities, according to the 2018 Nebraska Rural Poll.
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Nebraska Extension helps farm families plan for the future

Nebraska Extension is focused on making sure those at the front line of the agriculture industry — farm and ranch families — have a plan in place for how operations will be managed for years to come.
A combine in a field at sunset. Links to larger image.

Board Masters: Extension offering training for Nebraska nonprofit boards

Nebraska Extension and the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands are partnering to provide nonprofit board training sessions throughout Nebraska this fall.
Board Masters

Start your story in CASNR on Oct. 6

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is offering potential students a glimpse at what it means to be a member of the CASNR community. CASNR’s annual Experience the Power of Red Visit Day will be held on Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.