CONCORD – Plan on attending an early December educational event for youth and adults.
According to a release from the Haskell Ag Lab in Concord, a ‘Winter Fun Workshop’ is being planned for on Saturday, December 4 from 9 a.m. until noon.
Titled ‘Chickadees, Trees and Me’, the event will feature winter bird feeding, evergreen winter tree care and making an evergreen wreath for the holidays. Activities for youth include making a pinecone bird feeder, pinecone ornaments, games and other learning activities.
Pre-register by calling 402-584-2261 is needed by Wednesday, November 24 to ensure there are enough supplies as limited spots are available. Concord’s Haskell Ag Lab is located at 57905 866th Road.
The cost is $25 per family which includes snacks, making one evergreen wreath and all children’s activities. All children must be accompanied by an adult. It is highly recommended for children to wear old clothes as they will be painting.
Additional information and any weather-related announcements can be found at hal.unl.edu/winter2021.
Haskell Ag Lab officials also continue to host ‘Coffee and Conversations’ on the second Tuesday of each month at 9 a.m. Attendees will be able to find out what the group is up to at the farm and make sure to bring your questions and suggestions for programming and events. This is an informal coffee time with no agenda, just conversation where guests will be able to get to know the staff at the lab and your neighbors. The next Coffee and Conversations will take place on Tuesday, December 14.