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Plains Edition Ag Calendar for 4-30-11

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.

May 1

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

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May 1-31

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

May 5-7

• 45th Annual Antique & Barbed Wire Swap & Sell, LaCrosse, Kan., Kansas Barbed Wire Museum, (785) 222-9900.

May 6-7

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

May 7

• Youth Fishing Clinic, Valentine, Neb., State Fish Hatchery, contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

• Catfish Classic Tournament, Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

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 10

• Field Crop Scout Training, Mead, Neb., Agricultural Research and Development Center, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., (402) 624-8000.

May 12-13

• Outdoor Discovery Program, Fort Kearny SRA near Kearney, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

May 12-14

• Cow College, Curtis, Neb., NCTA campus, contact Dave Smith, (308) 367-5284.

May 14-15

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

May 15

• 26th Annual Swap Meet, Grand Island, Neb., Mall parking lot, sponsored by the Vintage & Classic Wheels, contact Bill Taylor, (308) 384-7106.

• Cabela’s Walleye Tournament, Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

May 17

• Boater Safety Class, Grand Island, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

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.

• Boater Safety Class, Ogallala, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

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 18

• Outdoor Adventure Day, Dunning, Neb., Horse trail ride, trap shoot, bike ride, archery range, bbq, contact Sue Clark, (308) 547-2275.

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.

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 5-7

• 45th Annual Antique & Barbed Wire Swap & Sell, LaCrosse, Kan., Kansas Barbed Wire Museum, (785) 222-9900.

May 6-7

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

May 7

• Youth Fishing Clinic, Valentine, Neb., State Fish Hatchery, contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

• Catfish Classic Tournament, Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

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 10

• Field Crop Scout Training, Mead, Neb., Agricultural Research and Development Center, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., (402) 624-8000.

May 12-13

• Outdoor Discovery Program, Fort Kearny SRA near Kearney, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

May 12-14

• Cow College, Curtis, Neb., NCTA campus, contact Dave Smith, (308) 367-5284.

May 14-15

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

May 15

• 26th Annual Swap Meet, Grand Island, Neb., Mall parking lot, sponsored by the Vintage & Classic Wheels, contact Bill Taylor, (308) 384-7106.

• Cabela’s Walleye Tournament, Lake McConaughy near Ogallala, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

May 17

• Boater Safety Class, Grand Island, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

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.

• Boater Safety Class, Ogallala, Neb., contact Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, (402) 471-5008.

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 18

• Outdoor Adventure Day, Dunning, Neb., Horse trail ride, trap shoot, bike ride, archery range, bbq, contact Sue Clark, (308) 547-2275.