HealthierU Weekly Run-Down August 28-September 3

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Monday, August 28, 2023

Annalisa Davenport

Check out what's happening on and around campus this week!

Monday, August 28th

Capital Jazz Society presents B & the Boppers, 6:00-9:30 p.m., Storm Cellar ( 3233 1/2 S. 13th St. Lincoln, NE) Bring your friends and family to help support this series! You can enjoy live music and a variety of food, from the food trucks available at the Storm Cellar beginning at 6:00 pm. 

Tuesday, August 29th

Lincoln Saltdogs vs Cleburne Railroaders Double-Header, 5:05 p.m., Haymarket Park (403 Line Drive Circle, Lincoln, NE 68508) Join the Saltdogs as they take on the Railroaders in this double-header! It's Triple Play Tuesday at Haymarket Park; donate 3 non-perishable items for the Food Bank and receive a free general admission ticket! It's also High School Spirit Night, wear your favorite high school apparel and receive a $10 lower reserved ticket! Click here to purchase tickets. 

Tuesday Table, 5:30-6;30 p.m., South Gate United Methodist Church ( 3500 Pioneers Blvd, Lincoln, NE 68506) Bring your excess garden harvest to share and browse through some of the harvest brought from other local farmers! 

Zach Bryan Concert, Pinnacle Bank Arena's 10th Anniversary, 6:30 p.m., Pinnacle Bank Arena,  

Wednesday, August 30th

Volleyball Day In Nebraska:

  • UNK vs Wayne State, 4:30 p.m., Memorial Stadium
  • UNL vs UNO, 7:00 p.m., Memorial Stadium
  • Scott McCreery Concert ( 15 minutes after the end of UNL/UNO Game(, Memorial Stadium)

Hub Farmers Market, 5:00-7:00 p.m., Union Plaza ( N 21st. St, Lincoln, NE 68503) Browse the Farmer Market offerings, enjoy live music, and check out the food/drinks for purchase from Hub Cafe. 

Thursday, August 31st

Gender and Sexuality Center Open House, 3:30-5;30 p.m., Nebraska Union; Explore these three easy-to-access spaces, located on the Nebraska Union 3rd floor. Enjoy free food, and beverages while meeting and engaging with other Huskers and the amazing staff.

Fallbrook Farmers' Market, 4:00-7:00 p.m., 600 Fallbrook Blvd, Lincoln, NE 68510, Stop by and check out what the vendors have to offer at this week's Thursday farmers' market. For a full list of vendors and more information click here

Lincoln Saltdogs vs Cleburne Railroaders , 4:05 p.m., Haymarket Park (403 Line Drive Circle, Lincoln, NE 68508) Join the Saltdogs as they take on the Railroaders at Haymarket Park. It's Thirsty Thursday at the ball park; get $2 off draft beer & Pepsi fountain drinks and select tallboys are $3. Wear your favorite college team get up and receive a $10 Lower Reserved ticket for College Rivalry Night! Click here to purchase tickets. 

Football @ Minnesota,  7:00 p.m., Tune in to watch your Nebraska Cornhuskers take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers under thursday night lights for the season ticket off game! 

Soccer vs Missouri, 7:05 p.m., Hibner Stadium (2400 N Antelope Valley Pkwy, Lincoln NE 68521) Cheer on our Cornhuskers Women's Soccer Team as they host Missouri.  Click here to purchase your game day tickets. 

Friday, September 1st

Tea Time, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center (Kawasaki Room 302), Stop by for some fresh tea and snacks!

Nebraska Statewide Arboretum Plant Sale, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Nebraska Statewide Arboretum Greenhouse ( 2150 N. 38th st, Lincoln, NE) The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum will host a fall plant sale on Friday, September 1, from 12:30-4:30 p.m. at its greenhouse on UNL’s East Campus. Native plants well-suited to Nebraska’s climate and growing conditions will be available for purchase, including trees, shrubs, perennial flowers and herbs. All proceeds help to benefit NSA programs, which include tree planting, garden making and environmental education across the state. For more information on the plant sale click here

Back to School Carnival, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Lincoln First UMC (2723 N 50th St. Lincoln, NE, 68504) Join in on the fun with live music, food, face painting, bouncy houses and more! 

First Friday Artwalks, 5:00-10:00 p.m., Downtown Lincoln Area. Explore all the works of art that Lincoln Art Galleries have to offer! For more info click here

Saturday, September 2nd

Historic Haymarket Farmer's Market, 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m., Historic Haymarket ( 8th & P Streets, Lincoln, NE, 68505) Check out what the vendors are offering this week at the farmers' market!  For more information and a full list of vendors click here

Canoyer Garden Center's Fall Open House, 10:00 am- 6:00 p.m. Canoyer Garden Center ( 2602 Long Pine Rd. Lincoln, NE 68520) Enjoy two days filled with fall annuals, mums, cider, popcorn, prizes and more! Sign up for our Fall Container Classes and enjoy a stroll through the Craft Market. Come "fall" in love with the store 

Sunday, Septemeber 3rd

Canoyer Garden Center's Fall Open House, 10:00 am- 6:00 p.m. Canoyer Garden Center ( 2602 Long Pine Rd. Lincoln, NE 68520) Enjoy two days filled with fall annuals, mums, cider, popcorn, prizes and more! Enjoy a stroll through the Craft Market. Come "fall" in love with the store.  

Sunday Farmers' Market at College View, 10:00 am- 2:00 p.m., Union College ( 48-1 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE 68506) Sunday Farmers’ Market at College View provides access to high quality, fresh food produced with integrity by local family farmers and producers, bringing value to the social, environmental, and economic fabric of our community. To learn more click here

Nebraska State Fair Ice Cream Social, 1:00-3:00 p.m., Nebraska State Fair Five Points Bank Livestock Arena; Hospitality Loft ( 700 E Stolley Park Road, Grand Island, NE 68801) Stopping by the state fair this weekend in Grand Island? make sure to visit with Mike Boehm ( NU Vice Present and IANR Harlan Vice Chancellor) and Tiffany Heng-Moss ( Dead of the College of Agricultural Science and Natural Resources) at the ice cream social! 

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Annalisa Davenport

Assistant Director for Employee Wellness
402-472-6170
Adavenport5@unl.edu