On the Road with NET: Spring 2018

NET is packing its bags for a road trip this spring to Central Nebraska, and we'll be visiting Broken Bow, Lexington, McCook and Kearney in May and June 2018. 

This trip features: 

  • PBS KIDS Family events with special guest 
  • Town Talks with community leaders and NET leadership
  • Premiere screening of Follow the Water with guests Michael Forsberg, Pete Stegen and Christine Lesiak
  • Friday LIVE radio program
  • Backyard Farmer Taping

See a full list of events and locations below.

 

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - Broken Bow / Lexington

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

NET Town Talk
Join NET leadership for a discussion about Broken Bow

Prairie Grounds Cafe
933 S. E St.
Broken Bow, NE 68822

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

PBS KIDS Family Event
Meet Peg and Cat from Peg + Cat, and watch their movie "Peg + Cat Save the World"

Majestic Theatre
615 N. Washington St.
Lexington, NE 68850

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

NET Town Talk
Join NET leadership for a discussion about Lexington

Madeline's Cafe & Bakery
501 N. Washington St.
Lexington, NE 68850

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

PBS KIDS Family Event
Meet Peg and Cat from Peg + Cat, and watch their movie "Peg + Cat Save the World"

Broken Bow Public Library
626 S. D St.
Broken Bow, NE 68822

 

Friday, June 1, 2018 - McCook

8 a.m. - 9 a.m.

NET Town Talk
Join NET leadership for a discussion about McCook

Sehnert's Bakery and Bieroc Cafe
312 Norris Ave.
McCook, NE 69001

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Friday LIVE
Be part of the audience during our live broadcast of NET’s arts and entertainment radio show

Click here for a list of guests and performers

Sehnert's Bakery and Bieroc Cafe
312 Norris Ave.
McCook, NE 69001

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

PBS KIDS Family Event
Meet Peg and Cat from Peg + Cat, and watch their movie "Peg + Cat Save the World"

McCook Public Library
802 Norris Ave.
McCook, NE 69001

 

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - Kearney

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

PBS KIDS Family Event
Meet Peg and Cat from Peg + Cat, and watch their movie "Peg + Cat Save the World"

Yanney Heritage Park
2020 W 11th St.
Kearney, NE 68845

2:00 p.m.

Shrine Bowl of Nebraska High School Football Game
Join the crowd for the all-star football game, which will be broadcast live on NET

Ron & Carol Cope Stadium at Foster Field
UNK
2708 12th Ave.
Kearney, NE 68849

 

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - Kearney

1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Backyard Farmer
Connect with the Backyard Farmer experts and be a part of our television audience for a live taping

Harmon Park
Rock Garden
3100 5th Ave.
Kearney, NE 68845

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Follow the Water Premiere Screening
Follow photographer Michael Forsberg and videographer Pete Stegen on a Platte River journey exploring where our water comes from and why we should care. Forsberg, Stegen and NET producer Christine Lesiak will be in attendance to answer audience questions.

The World Theatre
2318 Central Ave.
Kearney, NE 68847

 

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From June 9 - June 15, NET took a Western Nebraska road trip to North Platte, Scottsbluff, Gering, Alliance, Chadron and Valentine. Click below for event pictures from each community.
From Sept. 12 - Sept. 20, NET took Northeast Nebraska road trip to West Point, Columbus, Norfolk and Omaha. Click below for event pictures from each community.
From April 27 to April 30, NET packed its bags for Nebraska road trip to Hastings, Holdrege, and Minden. 
On June 16, NET is packed its bags for a one-day trip to Seward.
From September 7 to September 11, NET packed its bags for Nebraska road trip to Beatrice, Crete and Nebraska City.