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Plains Edition Ag Calendar for 4-23-11

Now through October 2

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

Now through July 10

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

April 23

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

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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.

April 28-29

• Hearland Storytelling Festival, Beatrice, Neb., Homestead National Monument of America, storytellers entertain and educate visitors with storied about American culture and heritage, (402) 223-3514.

April 28-30

• 11th Annual Country Bluegrass Show, North Platte, Neb., Lincoln County Fairgrounds, bands, indoor concerts, food, camping, workshops available, (308) 532-1465.

April 29

• 10th Annual Beef & Wine Extravaganza Scholarship Benefit, Ogallala, Neb., Platte River Inn, hosted by the Area 14 CattleWomen, Pam Spurgin, (308) 284-4998.

April 29-may 1

• Arbor Day Celebration, Nebraska City, Neb., children’s activities, live entertainment, parade, 5K trail run/walk, commemorative tree plantings, (402) 873-6654.

April 30

• 10th Bi-Annual Kids Safety Day, Ogallala, Neb., St. Paul’s Fellowship Hall, free admission, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Mary Cumming, (308) 284-3197.

April 30-May 1

• Arts & Craft Show, Grand Island, Neb., Conestoga Mall, (308) 382-4210.

May 1

• 42nd Annual Czech Festival, Lincoln, Neb., Pla Mor Ballroom, ethnic food, heritage demos, entertainment, Deb Vocasek, (402) 486-4152.

May 1-31

• 12th Annual National Miniature Show, Grand Island, Neb., Prairie Winds Art Center, (308) 381-4001.

May 6-7

• Honky Tonk BBQ Festival, North Platte, Neb., sanctioned competition and BBQ feed, live entertainment, (308) 532-4729.

May 7-8

• May Days Creative Crafters Craft Show, Columbus, Neb., Center 30 Mall, crafts and home-based businesses, (402) 564-1845.

May 8

• Spring Fling at Cody Park, North Platte, Neb., enjoy a day of crafts, quilts and antiques, (308) 535-6772.

May 14-15

• Walleye Association Fishing Tournament, Burwell, Neb.., Calamus Reservoir, (402) 681-2467.

May 19

• Humboldt Flower Show, Humboldt, Neb., Richardson County Ag Buildiing, (402) 855-2485.

May 20

• Stuhr Under the Stars, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer, at Railroad Town, historically-based movie under the stars along with games, activities and food, (308) 385-5316.

May 21

• Kid’s Fishing Day, Anselmo, Neb., Victoria Springs State Recreation Area, prize drawings, picnics, fishing and fun, (308) 749-2235.

• Free Park Entry & Fishing Day, Chadron, Neb., Chadron State Park, http://www.outdoornebraska.com

• Woofstock, North Platte, Neb., Memorial Park, contests for dogs, children’s games, vendors, (308) 650-7297.

• Camp Creek Antique Machinery Swap Meet and Flea Market, Waverly, Neb., (402) 726-2487.

May 25

• Cruise Night, Grand Island, Neb., at the Central Nebraska Regional Airport, enjoy ’60s music, concessions, (308) 385-5170.

May 28

• Monumental Fiddling Contest, Beatrice, Neb., Homestead National Monument of America, a day of music and competitions with fiddlers and musicians of all ages, (402) 223-3514.

May 28-30

• Camp Clarke Raiders Spring Rendezvous, Bridgeport, Neb., blackpowder rifle, shotgun and pistol shoots for adults and children, games, food, step back into the 1800s, (308) 262-1080.

June 9-11

• 4-H Horse Camp, Chadron, Neb., Fort Robinson State Park, open to youth ages 8 years old and up, must pre-register, contact Dawes County Extension office, (308) 432-3373.

Now through October 2

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

Now through July 10

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

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.

April 28-29

• Hearland Storytelling Festival, Beatrice, Neb., Homestead National Monument of America, storytellers entertain and educate visitors with storied about American culture and heritage, (402) 223-3514.

April 28-30

• 11th Annual Country Bluegrass Show, North Platte, Neb., Lincoln County Fairgrounds, bands, indoor concerts, food, camping, workshops available, (308) 532-1465.

April 29

• 10th Annual Beef & Wine Extravaganza Scholarship Benefit, Ogallala, Neb., Platte River Inn, hosted by the Area 14 CattleWomen, Pam Spurgin, (308) 284-4998.

April 29-may 1

• Arbor Day Celebration, Nebraska City, Neb., children’s activities, live entertainment, parade, 5K trail run/walk, commemorative tree plantings, (402) 873-6654.

April 30

• 10th Bi-Annual Kids Safety Day, Ogallala, Neb., St. Paul’s Fellowship Hall, free admission, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Mary Cumming, (308) 284-3197.

April 30-May 1

• Arts & Craft Show, Grand Island, Neb., Conestoga Mall, (308) 382-4210.

May 1

• 42nd Annual Czech Festival, Lincoln, Neb., Pla Mor Ballroom, ethnic food, heritage demos, entertainment, Deb Vocasek, (402) 486-4152.

May 1-31

• 12th Annual National Miniature Show, Grand Island, Neb., Prairie Winds Art Center, (308) 381-4001.

May 6-7

• Honky Tonk BBQ Festival, North Platte, Neb., sanctioned competition and BBQ feed, live entertainment, (308) 532-4729.

May 7-8

• May Days Creative Crafters Craft Show, Columbus, Neb., Center 30 Mall, crafts and home-based businesses, (402) 564-1845.

May 8

• Spring Fling at Cody Park, North Platte, Neb., enjoy a day of crafts, quilts and antiques, (308) 535-6772.

May 14-15

• Walleye Association Fishing Tournament, Burwell, Neb.., Calamus Reservoir, (402) 681-2467.

May 19

• Humboldt Flower Show, Humboldt, Neb., Richardson County Ag Buildiing, (402) 855-2485.

May 20

• Stuhr Under the Stars, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer, at Railroad Town, historically-based movie under the stars along with games, activities and food, (308) 385-5316.

May 21

• Kid’s Fishing Day, Anselmo, Neb., Victoria Springs State Recreation Area, prize drawings, picnics, fishing and fun, (308) 749-2235.

• Free Park Entry & Fishing Day, Chadron, Neb., Chadron State Park, http://www.outdoornebraska.com

• Woofstock, North Platte, Neb., Memorial Park, contests for dogs, children’s games, vendors, (308) 650-7297.

• Camp Creek Antique Machinery Swap Meet and Flea Market, Waverly, Neb., (402) 726-2487.

May 25

• Cruise Night, Grand Island, Neb., at the Central Nebraska Regional Airport, enjoy ’60s music, concessions, (308) 385-5170.

May 28

• Monumental Fiddling Contest, Beatrice, Neb., Homestead National Monument of America, a day of music and competitions with fiddlers and musicians of all ages, (402) 223-3514.

May 28-30

• Camp Clarke Raiders Spring Rendezvous, Bridgeport, Neb., blackpowder rifle, shotgun and pistol shoots for adults and children, games, food, step back into the 1800s, (308) 262-1080.

June 9-11

• 4-H Horse Camp, Chadron, Neb., Fort Robinson State Park, open to youth ages 8 years old and up, must pre-register, contact Dawes County Extension office, (308) 432-3373.