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January 2019

Crete Meet & Greet

January 31, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
United Church of Christ, 440 E 12th St
Crete, NE 68333 United States
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Join us at United Church of Christ on January 31st from 4:00 to 5:30pm to learn more about our program and how you can be involved in community efforts to better the environment in Crete. This event is free and open to the public. Please register in the ticket link provided.

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April 2019

Sharing our Landscape: Pollinators, Health, and You

April 24, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Doane University, 1014 Boswell Ave
Crete, NE 68333 United States
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The Monarch and other insect species are in trouble. Populations are decreasing as their habitats are disappearing. To learn more about this problem, and what you can do to help, join Common Ground for a presentation by Randall Gilbert from the Save Our Monarchs Foundation. This educational event will take place during Earth Week on Wednesday, April 24th at Doane University in Lied 254, from 6-7:30pm. Randall is a Nebraska native, and long-time Monarch activist. He is currently working on…

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May 2019

A New Garden Ethic with Benjamin Vogt

May 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
United Church of Christ, 440 E 12th St
Crete, NE 68333 United States
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In a time of climate change and mass extinction, how and for whom we garden matters more than ever. This impassioned and provocative talk asks: How can we recognize and develop empathy for other species? What role do native plants have in opening us to the perspectives of others? What benefits happen to our society when we advocate for the equality and freedom of a silent majority -- pollinators, birds, spiders, and more? Through ecology, psychology, garden design, and philosophy,…

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June 2019

Composting Demonstration

June 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Crete Community Garden, 10th and Thornwood Ave
Crete, NE 68333 United States
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Join us for a composting demonstration lead by Barb Francis on Saturday, June 8th, at 10 am at the Crete Community Garden. Learn all about the basic principles, techniques, and benefits of composting, as well as types of composting structures, materials used, and how to get the best use out of your compost! This event is FREE and open to the public. Please register in the ticket link provided or here: https://secure.everyaction.com/PDiL8oM4502Rm_CLpGjn8Q2

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August 2019

More Than Honey Film Screening

August 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Congregational UCC, Crete, 440 E 12th St
Crete, Nebraska 68333
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Join us for a free screening of the documentary More than Honey on August 20th starting at 6 pm at the United Church of Christ (440 E 12th St, Crete, NE). With bee populations declining in the last few years, this visually stunning film sets out to explore the reason behind this disappearance and what it may mean for our future. This event is FREE and open to the public.

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