Space: It’s Out of This World

Milton R. Abrahams Branch 5111 N. 90th St., Omaha, NE, United States

Become a Space Cadet at Omaha Public Library! Join the Omaha Children's Museum as we tour our solar system and learn important physics, chemistry, and engineering concepts. Blast off with a combustion reaction, find out what happens when there is no air pressure, and watch as we make our own version of a comet! This […]

Open House at the UNL Student Observatory

UNL Student Observatory 625 Stadium Dr., Lincoln, NE, United States

See the stars, planets, and moon from UNL's campus! Please note, the event might be canceled due to clouds and weather. Decision to cancel will be posted on the calendar by 3pm on Friday. Events will occur twice a month on Friday evenings. Lets hope for good weather! Directions: Take the elevator or stairs to […]

Space: It’s Out of This World

Millard Branch 13214 Westwood Ln., Omaha, NE, United States

Become a Space Cadet with Omaha Public Library! Join the Omaha Children's Museum as we tour our solar system and learn important physics, chemistry, and engineering concepts. Blast off with a combustion reaction, find out what happens when there is no air pressure, and watch as we make our own version of a comet! This […]

NE SciFest SUN-Day at Branched Oak Observatory

Branched Oak Observatory 14300 NW 98th St., Raymond, NE, United States

In collaboration with the Nebraska Science Festival, Branched Oak Observatory is pleased to offer “Nebraska SciFest SUN-Day at Branched Oak Observatory.” The Great American Eclipse of 2024 is almost here and you need to be prepared to safely view this incredible event. On SUN-Day April 7th, Branched Oak Observatory will be giving out FREE Solar […]

The 2024 Great American Eclipse Viewing at Branched Oak Observatory

Branched Oak Observatory 14300 NW 98th St., Raymond, NE, United States

In collaboration with the Nebraska Science Festival, we are pleased to offer "The 2024 Great American Eclipse Viewing at Branched Oak Observatory.” Some people go an entire lifetime and do not have a chance to see a single Solar Eclipse. Here in the United States, we have had the opportunity to see THREE spectacular solar […]

Solar Eclipse Viewing

Millard Branch 13214 Westwood Ln., Omaha, NE, United States

Join Omaha Public Library for a scientific adventure of planetary proportions as we read about and make models of a solar eclipse. Then, we’ll make paper viewers and go out to see the celestial event for ourselves! This program will take place from 1pm-2pm and is recommended for children ages 5-10 with a caregiver, but […]

Space: It’s Out of This World

Benson Branch 6015 Binney Street, Omaha, NE, United States

Become a Space Cadet with Omaha Public Library! Join the Omaha Children's Museum as we tour our solar system and learn important physics, chemistry, and engineering concepts. Blast off with a combustion reaction, find out what happens when there is no air pressure, and watch as we make our own version of a comet! This […]

Open House at the UNL Student Observatory

UNL Student Observatory 625 Stadium Dr., Lincoln, NE, United States

See the stars, planets, and moon from UNL's campus! Please note, the event might be canceled due to clouds and weather. Decision to cancel will be posted on the calendar by 3pm on Friday. Events will occur twice a month on Friday evenings. Lets hope for good weather! Directions: Take the elevator or stairs to […]

NE SciFest Star Party at Branched Oak Observatory

Branched Oak Observatory 14300 NW 98th St., Raymond, NE, United States

In collaboration with the Nebraska Science Festival, we are pleased to host the NE SciFest Star Party! This FREE event is for all lovers of space science and astronomy. On Saturday, April 27th, Branched Oak Observatory will open its doors and train its telescopes to the skies between the hours of 9PM and Midnight to […]

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