A New Garden Ethic with Benjamin Vogt

A New Garden Ethic with Benjamin Vogt

In a time of climate change and mass extinction, how and for whom we garden matters more than ever. This impassioned and provocative talk asks: How can we recognize and develop empathy for other species? What role do native plants have in opening us to the...
30th Annual Nebraska Children’s Groundwater Festival

30th Annual Nebraska Children’s Groundwater Festival

The Nebraska Children’s Groundwater Festival is a one-day event that promotes groundwater stewardship by providing students knowledge about protecting groundwater quality and conserving groundwater use. Water and natural resources professionals teach in-depth...
Sharing our Landscape: Pollinators, Health, and You

Sharing our Landscape: Pollinators, Health, and You

The Monarch is in trouble. Populations are decreasing as their habitats are disappearing. To learn more about this problem, and what you can do to help, join Common Ground for a presentation by Randall Gilbert from the Save Our Monarchs Foundation. This educational...
Lincoln Solar Project Tour

Lincoln Solar Project Tour

Come take a tour and learn more about Lincoln’s own solar project with LES’s Scott Benson. Constructed by Enerpac, this solar facility includes 15,333 solar panels that produce enough energy to power about 900 homes in Lincoln. Tour begins at 4:00 pm on April...
Schuyler Recycling Tour & Collection

Schuyler Recycling Tour & Collection

Ever wondered what happens to your recycling after you drop it off? Bring your recycling* and join us for a FREE guided tour of the Colfax County Recycling Facility! Space is limited so RSVP using the ticket link today. *Accepted recycling: cardboard, paper, aluminum...