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March 2019

Trees for Nebraska

March 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Doane University, 1014 Boswell Ave
Crete, NE 68333 United States
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Why are Nebraska's native trees so important? Join Common Ground and the Human and Planetary Health Society Club at Doane University to learn more about this topic from local expert, and owner of Great Plain Nursery, Heather Byers. Heather has a passion for growing and planting trees, and like many Nebraskans she feels a strong sense of stewardship when it comes to the environment. This event is FREE and open to all ages. Register here.

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Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution – Film Screening

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Unitarian Church of Lincoln, 6300 A St.
Lincoln, NE 68510 United States
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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 explores issues of human resilience, social justice, and embracing the future through the lens of several entrepreneurs pioneering clean energy solutions in the U.S. Following the screening there will be a discussion on clean energy in Lincoln and resources on how attendees…

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Schuyler Recycling Tour & Collection

March 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Colfax County Recycling Facility, W 16th St.
Schuyler, NE 68661 United States
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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 and steel cans, and #1 & #2 plastics

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April 2019

Lincoln Solar Project Tour

April 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
NW 75th St & West Holdrege St.

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 18th, 2019, at Northwest 75th St and West Holdrege St. This event is free and open to the public. Participants must sign waiver before entering the site.

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Sharing our Landscape: Pollinators, Health, and You

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Doane University, 1014 Boswell Ave
Crete, NE 68333 United States
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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 event will take place during Earth Week on Wednesday, April 24th at Doane University in CMM 188, from 6-7:30pm. Randall is a Nebraska native, and long-time Monarch activist. He is currently working on large-scale Monarch and other…

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