Pre-Pollinator Week Events

Cooper Park Celebration


4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Lincoln, NE- Cooper Park

Cost: FREE 


Come celebrate 152 years of Cooper Park! Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will be hosting a pollinator themed booth with fun games and prizes. There will be community booths, art, music, and a community potluck with hamburgers cooked up by the LPD.  


For more information, visit the facebook event page.

Nature Rendevous: Wildflower and Pollinator Celebration


10:00 AM- 2:00 PM

Lincoln, NE- Prairie Pines Nature Preserve

Cost: FREE 


Kids, families, and people of all ages can explore nature, and experience nature-based activities along the Prairie Pines Nature Preserve trails. Activities involve wildlife, plants, science, art and exercise that utilize components and features of nature. All are encouraged to bring a sack lunch and picnic under the pines! Children must be accompanied by an adult. No pets please. As on all Second Saturdays of the month, Prairie Pines trails and Nature Ninja course are open from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Co-sponsored by the Nebraska Forest Service. Funding assistance from the Nebraska Environmental Trust and the Nebraska Academy of Sciences.


For more information, visit . For questions, email 

Investigate- Swarms of Pollinators!


10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Lincoln, NE- Morril Hall

Cost: FREE with regular museum admission 

Joins us in the science lab as we investigate pollinators! Investigate activities are designed for children ages 5-10. 


For more information, visit or visit the Facebook event page, "Investigate: Second Saturday Science Lab".

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June 17, 2019