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...
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...
Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution – Film Screening

Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution – Film Screening

Join Common Ground in partnership with The Unitarian Green Sanctuary Committee, Nebraskans for Peace, Bluestem Sierra Club, and Citizens Climate Lobby for a screening of “The Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution” on March 28th from 7-9:00pm. This film...
Solar for Your Home

Solar for Your Home

Wondering what it takes to get solar panels on your home? Join us on February 28th at 6pm for a discussion on clean energy in a solar-powered building! Local Lincoln resident, Roger Day, will share his experience on how he was able to transform his house to a...
Common Ground Food & Film Series: Keeping Nebraska Local

Common Ground Food & Film Series: Keeping Nebraska Local

Join Common Ground on February 12th from 6-7:30pm for a screening of ‘Keeping Nebraska Local: A Unique Approach to Resource Management.’ This hour long NET program provides an overview of Nebraska’s abundant natural and human resources, and explains...