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Plains Edition Ag Calendar for 4-2-11

Now Through April 6

• Viewing Blind Tours, Footbridge Tours & Step-on Tours, Grand Island, Neb., Nebraska Nature and Visitor Center, viewing the world renowned gathering of the Sandhill Cranes along the Platte River, (308) 382-1820.

Now Through April 10

• Wings Over the Platte Art Exhibit and Sale, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer, (308) 385-5316.

April 2-3

• Platte River Art Show, Ashland, Neb., Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, a fine arts celebration featuring wildlife, landscape, still life and more, (402) 944-2523.

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April 4

• Basic Prescribed Burn Workshop, Sidney, Neb., 8:30 a.m., South Platte NRD meeting room, Scott Lockwood, (308) 235-5623.

April 4-9

• Great Expectations – Community Baby Shower, North Platte, Neb., area drop locations benefitting the Women’s Resource Center, contact Amy Williams, (308) 539-0072.

April 6-8

• Nebraska FFA Annual Convention, Lincoln, Neb., UNL’s East Campus, Donelle Johnson, (402) 471-2441.

April 8

• Area 14 CattleWomen’s 9th Annual Wine Tasting Event, Ogallala, Neb., Platte River Inn, (308) 289-2357.

April 8-October 2

• Nebraska Quilts and Quiltmakers Display, Lincoln, Neb., International Quilt Study Center & Museum, featuring award-winning quilts, (402) 472-6549.

April 9-July 10

• Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs Exhibition, Omaha, Neb., The Durham Museum, features 158 winning photographs, (402) 444-5071.

April 11

• Chemigation Certification Training, Valentine, Neb., Extension Office, 1 p.m., Jay Jenkins, (402) 376-1850.

April 15-17

• Festival of Quilts, Chadron, Neb., Assumption Arena, quilt show, competition, displays, programs and demonstrations, (308) 432-4041.

• Nebraska Llama Show, Hastings, Neb., Adams County Fairgrounds, (402) 462-9976.

April 16-17

• Fox Hunters Event, Burwell, Neb., enjoy the Nebraska Sandhills and the thrill of the chase on a fox hunt, (308) 346-4856.

April 17

• Curtis Easter Pageant, Curtis, Neb., Medicine Valley High School Gym, living pictures pageant featuring sixty-five member cast and fifty member choir, (308) 367-4122.

April 23

• Spring Affair Event, Lincoln, Neb., Lancaster Event Center, educational programs, garden-related vendors and plants for sale, (402) 472-8478.

April 23-24

• Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Program, Ponca, Neb., Ponca State Park, hands-on instruction outdoor cooking, camping, archery, kayaking and more, (402) 755-2284.

Now Through April 6

• Viewing Blind Tours, Footbridge Tours & Step-on Tours, Grand Island, Neb., Nebraska Nature and Visitor Center, viewing the world renowned gathering of the Sandhill Cranes along the Platte River, (308) 382-1820.

Now Through April 10

• Wings Over the Platte Art Exhibit and Sale, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer, (308) 385-5316.

April 2-3

• Platte River Art Show, Ashland, Neb., Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, a fine arts celebration featuring wildlife, landscape, still life and more, (402) 944-2523.

April 4

• Basic Prescribed Burn Workshop, Sidney, Neb., 8:30 a.m., South Platte NRD meeting room, Scott Lockwood, (308) 235-5623.

April 4-9

• Great Expectations – Community Baby Shower, North Platte, Neb., area drop locations benefitting the Women’s Resource Center, contact Amy Williams, (308) 539-0072.

April 6-8

• Nebraska FFA Annual Convention, Lincoln, Neb., UNL’s East Campus, Donelle Johnson, (402) 471-2441.

April 8

• Area 14 CattleWomen’s 9th Annual Wine Tasting Event, Ogallala, Neb., Platte River Inn, (308) 289-2357.

April 8-October 2

• Nebraska Quilts and Quiltmakers Display, Lincoln, Neb., International Quilt Study Center & Museum, featuring award-winning quilts, (402) 472-6549.

April 9-July 10

• Capture the Moment: The Pulitzer Prize Photographs Exhibition, Omaha, Neb., The Durham Museum, features 158 winning photographs, (402) 444-5071.

April 11

• Chemigation Certification Training, Valentine, Neb., Extension Office, 1 p.m., Jay Jenkins, (402) 376-1850.

April 15-17

• Festival of Quilts, Chadron, Neb., Assumption Arena, quilt show, competition, displays, programs and demonstrations, (308) 432-4041.

• Nebraska Llama Show, Hastings, Neb., Adams County Fairgrounds, (402) 462-9976.

April 16-17

• Fox Hunters Event, Burwell, Neb., enjoy the Nebraska Sandhills and the thrill of the chase on a fox hunt, (308) 346-4856.

April 17

• Curtis Easter Pageant, Curtis, Neb., Medicine Valley High School Gym, living pictures pageant featuring sixty-five member cast and fifty member choir, (308) 367-4122.

April 23

• Spring Affair Event, Lincoln, Neb., Lancaster Event Center, educational programs, garden-related vendors and plants for sale, (402) 472-8478.

April 23-24

• Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Program, Ponca, Neb., Ponca State Park, hands-on instruction outdoor cooking, camping, archery, kayaking and more, (402) 755-2284.